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2017 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 08-21)
1 Chicago Cubs 66 57 .537 - 4.85 4.41 0.44 -5.1 8
2 Milwaukee Brewers 65 61 .516 2.5 4.63 4.48 0.15 3.8 15
3 St. Louis Cardinals 63 61 .508 3.5 4.73 4.35 0.38 -5.2 9
4 Pittsburgh Pirates 60 65 .480 7.0 4.29 4.62 -0.33 3.5 21
5 Cincinnati Reds 53 72 .424 14.0 4.76 5.56 -0.80 -0.4 26


Top 10 prospects
2017 series

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2017 Rankings

66 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
57 Losses is tied for 9th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 1st in division
.537 Win Pct is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
4.85 RS/G is 8th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.41 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
0.44 Diff/G is 8th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
-5.1 Pyth O/U is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-23)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 22 16 .579 179 151 .247 .325 .415
Milwaukee Brewers 17 18 .486 157 165 .244 .308 .410
Pittsburgh Pirates 18 18 .500 160 160 .259 .326 .405
St. Louis Cardinals 19 18 .514 162 158 .253 .319 .416
Cincinnati Reds 16 20 .444 161 180 .251 .315 .411

Top offensive performers by SLG

Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

.533 SLG
Alex Avila
Alex Avila

.529 SLG
Willson Contreras
Willson Contreras

.519 SLG

Top pitching performers by IP

Jon Lester
Jon Lester

148.3 IP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

146.3 IP
John Lackey
John Lackey

131.0 IP

Hitters by SLG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Descending
SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Kris Bryant 511 81 27 4 23 55 72 97 7 4 .289 .401 .533 .321 50.6 5.3
2Alex Avila 40 3 1 0 3 10 5 11 0 0 .235 .333 .529 .279 2.4 0.3
3Willson Contreras 378 46 20 0 21 70 33 91 3 3 .274 .342 .519 .303 30.5 2.9
4Ian Happ 299 41 13 2 18 44 26 90 7 3 .248 .320 .515 .279 15.7 1.1
5Anthony Rizzo 537 71 23 1 28 84 69 68 8 3 .268 .387 .512 .304 29.8 4.0
6Javier Baez 382 53 18 2 20 59 20 110 6 2 .268 .308 .500 .272 19.0 1.3
7Tommy La Stella 91 13 7 0 2 8 13 10 0 0 .297 .407 .473 .325 8.1 0.7
8Miguel Montero 112 12 3 0 4 8 11 24 1 0 .286 .366 .439 .285 7.8 0.8
9Kyle Schwarber 382 49 15 1 20 40 50 118 0 0 .202 .317 .437 .258 8.1 1.1
10Addison Russell 348 46 20 3 10 36 25 81 2 1 .241 .305 .417 .254 12.0 1.5
11Victor Caratini 44 6 3 0 1 2 2 10 0 0 .268 .318 .415 .226 -0.1 -0.1
12Albert Almora 255 30 13 0 5 29 18 43 1 0 .292 .340 .412 .259 10.9 1.0
13Jason Heyward 357 45 10 4 8 40 27 53 3 3 .252 .315 .382 .247 4.2 1.6
14Jon Jay 310 44 14 2 2 25 32 63 3 1 .283 .382 .374 .268 12.1 0.4
15Ben Zobrist 363 40 13 3 8 33 40 51 2 1 .226 .315 .361 .239 1.1 0.0
16Rene Rivera 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .229 0.0 0.0
17Mike Montgomery 21 2 1 0 1 3 0 8 0 0 .111 .111 .333 .174 0.8 0.1
18Jeimer Candelario 36 2 2 0 1 3 1 12 0 0 .152 .222 .303 .196 -1.2 0.0
19Matt Szczur 23 2 1 0 0 3 2 4 0 0 .211 .273 .263 .213 -1.0 -0.1
20Jon Lester 52 4 2 0 1 5 3 21 1 0 .136 .188 .250 .168 2.4 0.2
21Jake Arrieta 56 2 0 1 1 5 1 27 0 0 .151 .167 .245 .161 1.9 0.5
22John Lackey 48 1 1 0 0 1 1 18 1 0 .136 .156 .159 .123 0.4 -0.1
23Brett Anderson 8 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .175 0.6 0.0
24Jose Quintana 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .100 .100 .100 .092 -0.2 0.0
25Kyle Hendricks 32 2 0 0 0 3 0 20 0 0 .097 .097 .097 .074 -1.3 -0.1
26Eddie Butler 19 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 .067 .125 .067 .147 0.7 0.1
27Justin Grimm 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.118 -0.7 -0.1
28Mark Zagunis 18 0 0 0 0 1 4 6 2 0 .000 .222 .000 .162 -0.9 -0.1
29Rob Zastryzny 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.013 -0.3 0.0
30Brian Duensing 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.061 -0.7 -0.1
31Dylan Floro 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.075 -0.8 -0.1
32Carl Edwards Jr 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -0.1 0.1
33Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .008 -0.1 -0.1
34Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Seth Frankoff 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Koji Uehara 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Felix Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 .534 0.5 0.1
38Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Justin Wilson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Pierce Johnson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Jack Leathersich 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
1Jon Lester 8 7 0 26 26 148.3 8.68 2.79 9.40 1.21 4.37 3.79 3.38 36.5 3.7
2Jake Arrieta 13 8 0 25 25 146.3 7.93 2.89 8.67 1.11 3.63 3.96 4.15 23.5 2.4
3John Lackey 10 9 0 23 23 131.0 8.93 2.95 7.90 1.99 4.67 5.50 5.83 -3.4 -0.3
4Mike Montgomery 3 6 3 35 8 96.3 7.47 4.20 7.19 0.75 3.64 4.24 4.67 7.3 0.7
5Kyle Hendricks 4 4 0 17 17 94.7 8.37 3.04 7.70 1.14 3.52 4.15 4.20 14.6 1.5
6Eddie Butler 4 3 0 13 11 54.7 8.23 4.61 4.94 0.66 3.95 4.64 7.07 -9.2 -0.9
7Carl Edwards Jr 3 3 0 56 0 50.3 3.93 5.54 13.05 1.07 3.58 3.75 2.60 14.5 1.5
8Brian Duensing 0 1 0 52 0 50.3 7.69 1.97 9.83 0.89 2.50 3.02 3.56 9.1 0.9
9Pedro Strop 3 3 0 55 0 48.7 6.29 3.51 9.62 0.74 2.96 3.43 2.98 11.9 1.2
10Hector Rondon 3 1 0 49 0 47.0 8.23 3.83 10.72 1.34 4.60 4.03 3.62 8.2 0.8
11Wade Davis 3 1 26 45 0 43.7 5.77 4.95 11.95 0.82 2.27 3.39 2.51 13.0 1.3
12Justin Grimm 1 2 0 39 0 43.3 7.27 4.78 9.55 2.28 5.40 5.98 4.71 2.3 0.2
13Jose Quintana 4 2 0 7 7 41.0 7.02 2.85 10.10 1.32 3.73 3.97 3.48 9.6 1.0
14Koji Uehara 3 4 2 44 0 38.7 7.68 2.79 10.47 1.16 3.96 3.42 4.88 1.3 0.1
15Brett Anderson 2 2 0 6 6 22.0 13.91 4.91 6.55 0.82 8.18 4.50 6.91 -3.2 -0.3
16Felix Pena 1 0 0 11 0 17.0 9.53 3.71 8.47 1.59 4.24 4.96 6.07 -1.7 -0.2
17Dylan Floro 0 0 0 3 0 9.7 13.97 1.86 5.59 1.86 6.52 5.52 7.13 -2.1 -0.2
18Justin Wilson 1 0 0 8 0 5.7 14.29 14.29 7.94 0.00 6.35 6.14 4.78 0.3 0.0
19Rob Zastryzny 0 0 0 1 0 4.0 6.75 9.00 2.25 2.25 6.75 8.89 7.50 -1.0 -0.1
20Seth Frankoff 0 1 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 0.00 9.00 4.50 9.00 7.64 5.10 0.0 0.0
21Jon Jay 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.14 12.24 -0.8 -0.1
22Pierce Johnson 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 2.14 9.53 -0.5 0.0
23Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.14 9.47 -0.5 0.0
24Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.14 9.30 -0.3 0.0
25Jack Leathersich 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 54.00 13.50 0.00 27.00 18.14 8.70 -0.3 0.0

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Transaction Analysis: Grand ExitMatthew Trueblood2017-08-21
Transaction Analysis: Grand ExitScott Orgera2017-08-21
Transaction Analysis: Grand ExitBryan Grosnick2017-08-21
Short Relief: The Chris Archer/Orbitz Memorial Poetry SlamMatt Sussman2017-08-04
Short Relief: The Chris Archer/Orbitz Memorial Poetry SlamPatrick Dubuque2017-08-04
Short Relief: The Chris Archer/Orbitz Memorial Poetry SlamMary Craig2017-08-04
Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)Eric Roseberry2017-08-01
Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)Zack Moser2017-08-01
Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)Emmett Rosenbaum2017-08-01
Short Relief: Kris Bryant Gets Ejected, Tim McCarver Commutes, and the Greatest Two-Sport Athlete in HistoryMartin Nolan2017-07-31


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