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2016 Standings

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National League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 08-25)
1 Chicago Cubs 81 45 .643 - 5.13 3.41 1.72 -9.3 1
2 St. Louis Cardinals 67 59 .532 14.0 5.02 4.37 0.65 -8.4 7
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 64 61 .512 16.5 4.51 4.46 0.05 5.2 20
4 Milwaukee Brewers 56 71 .441 25.5 4.12 4.72 -0.60 2.5 24
5 Cincinnati Reds 54 72 .429 27.0 4.48 5.39 -0.91 9.1 30


Top 10 prospects
2016 series

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Top prospect: Gleyber Torres
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2016 Rankings

81 Wins is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
45 Losses is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.643 Win Pct is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.13 RS/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.41 RA/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
1.72 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-9.3 Pyth O/U is 31st in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-26)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 21 15 .583 164 139 .247 .324 .413
St. Louis Cardinals 19 17 .528 149 145 .254 .314 .411
Milwaukee Brewers 16 19 .457 146 162 .242 .306 .396
Pittsburgh Pirates 18 19 .486 154 159 .258 .323 .396
Cincinnati Reds 16 20 .444 145 165 .246 .305 .386

Top offensive performers by SB

Javier Baez
Javier Baez

11 SB
Dexter Fowler
Dexter Fowler

8 SB
Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

8 SB

Top pitching performers by IP

Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

161.7 IP
John Lackey
John Lackey

158.3 IP
Jon Lester
Jon Lester

154.0 IP

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Javier Baez 347 38 15 0 13 47 13 86 11 3 .275 .314 .440 .280 15.8 1.8
2Dexter Fowler 414 64 22 4 10 39 57 89 8 4 .274 .389 .449 .310 32.0 2.5
3Kris Bryant 555 104 30 1 33 86 59 124 8 5 .301 .393 .575 .357 71.4 7.7
4Jason Heyward 471 47 20 1 6 34 42 80 8 3 .225 .302 .320 .233 -3.9 -0.3
5Ben Zobrist 508 79 27 2 14 66 72 63 4 4 .284 .388 .455 .305 38.3 3.5
6Addison Russell 483 53 18 3 19 83 47 112 4 1 .249 .333 .441 .288 31.6 3.5
7Anthony Rizzo 536 76 37 4 25 87 62 84 3 4 .298 .396 .560 .343 45.8 5.6
8Matt Szczur 163 28 8 1 5 22 10 28 2 3 .285 .333 .450 .290 9.8 1.1
9Willson Contreras 213 25 9 1 8 26 21 48 2 1 .270 .352 .455 .284 11.8 1.2
10Miguel Montero 224 25 5 1 5 24 32 47 1 0 .197 .317 .314 .244 4.3 1.3
11Munenori Kawasaki 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 .333 .231 0.0 0.0
12Justin Grimm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .058 6.4 0.0
14Kyle Hendricks 52 1 0 0 0 2 1 24 0 0 .116 .156 .116 .126 29.4 0.3
15Felix Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Jeimer Candelario 14 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 .091 .286 .091 .176 -0.5 -0.1
17Kyle Schwarber 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .097 -0.7 -0.1
18Rob Zastryzny 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .032 1.8 0.0
19Jorge Soler 201 30 7 0 9 25 20 47 0 0 .246 .328 .440 .296 10.8 0.8
20Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Carl Edwards Jr 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 4.8 0.0
22Tommy La Stella 122 14 9 1 2 8 14 22 0 0 .295 .388 .457 .302 7.6 0.6
23Albert Almora 86 8 7 0 2 9 3 15 0 0 .265 .291 .422 .263 4.2 0.4
24Spencer Patton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -1.0 -0.1
25Adam Warren 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .073 -5.7 0.0
26Brian Matusz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Mike Montgomery 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .192 1.8 0.0
28John Lackey 61 1 2 0 0 2 2 27 0 0 .107 .138 .143 .116 16.2 -0.2
29Jason Hammel 58 6 3 0 0 7 1 22 0 0 .255 .268 .309 .227 13.0 0.7
30Joel Peralta 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -2.0 0.0
31Jon Lester 59 2 2 0 0 4 5 15 0 0 .065 .157 .109 .110 25.8 -0.1
32Pedro Strop 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 5.3 0.0
33David Ross 169 20 5 0 8 27 26 41 0 1 .237 .352 .452 .299 14.7 2.1
34Clayton Richard 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 0.8 0.0
35Travis Wood 10 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .222 .300 .222 .187 -0.2 0.1
36Trevor Cahill 11 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .125 .222 .125 .169 4.7 0.1
37Ryan Kalish 10 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .286 .444 .286 .303 1.1 0.1
38Joe Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Chris Coghlan 69 14 4 1 0 5 12 19 0 0 .222 .377 .333 .271 1.6 0.3
40Jake Arrieta 58 6 2 1 2 6 4 24 0 0 .264 .316 .453 .283 30.9 1.3
41Aroldis Chapman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Tim Federowicz 27 3 2 0 0 2 1 9 0 0 .192 .222 .269 .212 -0.6 -0.2
43Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
44Joe Nathan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jake Arrieta 16 5 0 25 25 161.7 5.90 3.45 8.80 0.61 2.62 3.34 3.69 30.1 3.2
2John Lackey 9 7 0 24 24 158.3 6.93 2.44 8.87 1.08 3.41 3.77 3.69 29.4 3.2
3Jon Lester 14 4 0 25 25 154.0 7.19 2.51 9.00 1.11 2.81 3.71 3.52 31.5 3.4
4Kyle Hendricks 12 7 0 25 24 152.0 6.75 2.25 7.99 0.77 2.19 3.41 3.69 28.1 3.0
5Jason Hammel 13 6 0 24 24 137.7 7.26 2.88 7.52 1.18 3.07 4.31 4.70 10.1 1.1
6Trevor Cahill 3 3 0 36 1 52.3 6.88 4.82 9.46 0.86 2.75 4.16 3.95 6.2 0.7
7Travis Wood 3 0 0 62 0 50.7 7.46 3.91 6.93 1.42 3.20 5.07 6.35 -7.7 -0.8
8Hector Rondon 2 3 18 45 0 43.7 5.98 1.24 10.51 1.24 2.47 3.12 2.82 10.4 1.1
9Pedro Strop 2 2 0 50 0 43.7 5.36 2.68 11.54 0.82 2.89 2.92 2.70 11.0 1.2
10Justin Grimm 1 0 0 53 0 40.7 7.52 3.54 10.62 0.89 3.98 3.36 3.33 7.4 0.8
11Adam Warren 3 2 0 29 1 35.0 7.97 4.89 6.94 1.80 5.91 5.88 5.59 -2.2 -0.2
12Carl Edwards Jr 0 1 0 22 0 23.0 3.52 3.52 12.13 0.39 3.52 2.23 2.75 5.7 0.6
13Spencer Patton 1 1 0 11 0 16.3 8.27 5.51 8.27 1.10 4.96 4.78 5.23 -0.5 0.0
14Clayton Richard 0 1 1 25 0 14.0 14.79 4.50 4.50 0.00 6.43 4.12 4.79 0.5 0.1
15Mike Montgomery 1 1 0 8 1 13.0 8.31 4.85 11.77 1.38 2.77 4.65 2.93 3.1 0.3
16Aroldis Chapman 0 1 9 15 0 12.7 4.97 2.13 14.92 0.00 1.42 0.59 2.29 3.8 0.4
17Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 9.39 11.74 1.17 4.70 5.41 5.48 -0.4 0.0
18Joel Peralta 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 13.50 2.25 11.25 4.50 9.00 8.69 3.38 0.7 0.1
19Joe Smith 0 0 0 6 0 3.7 14.73 9.82 2.45 7.36 7.36 16.55 5.56 -0.2 0.0
20Rob Zastryzny 0 0 0 2 0 3.7 9.82 4.91 14.73 0.00 0.00 1.55 3.07 0.8 0.1
21Brian Matusz 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 18.00 6.00 6.00 9.00 18.00 17.86 10.03 -1.6 -0.2
22Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 7.71 3.86 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.76 4.22 0.2 0.0
23Joe Nathan 1 0 0 3 0 2.0 9.00 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 2.19 3.89 0.2 0.0
24Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.3 27.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.75 5.44 4.37 0.1 0.0
25Felix Pena 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 13.50 6.75 20.25 0.00 20.25 0.94 3.84 0.2 0.0

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