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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 08-26)
1 Chicago Cubs 82 45 .646 - 5.14 3.42 1.72 -8.7 1
2 St. Louis Cardinals 68 59 .535 14.0 5.00 4.35 0.65 -8.0 7
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 65 61 .516 16.5 4.52 4.45 0.07 5.8 19
4 Milwaukee Brewers 56 72 .438 26.5 4.11 4.73 -0.62 2.0 24
5 Cincinnati Reds 54 73 .425 28.0 4.47 5.38 -0.91 8.4 29


Top 10 prospects
2016 series

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Top prospect: Gleyber Torres
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2016 Rankings

82 Wins is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
45 Losses is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.646 Win Pct is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.14 RS/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.42 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
-8.7 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: 08-27)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 20 15 .571 160 134 .247 .324 .413
St. Louis Cardinals 18 17 .514 149 141 .254 .314 .411
Milwaukee Brewers 16 18 .471 144 158 .242 .306 .396
Cincinnati Reds 16 19 .457 143 161 .246 .305 .385
Pittsburgh Pirates 17 19 .472 148 155 .258 .323 .396

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

7.7 BWARP
Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

5.6 BWARP
Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

3.5 BWARP

Top pitching performers by L

John Lackey
John Lackey

7 L
Kyle Hendricks
Kyle Hendricks

7 L
Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

6 L

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

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

Pitchers by L descending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Descending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1John 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
2Kyle 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
3Jason 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
4Jake 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
5Jon 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
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
7Hector 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
8Adam 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
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
10Joel 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
11Carl 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
12Clayton 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
13Mike 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
14Aroldis 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
15Spencer 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
16Joe 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
17Felix 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
18Rob 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
19Gerardo 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
20Joe 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
21Travis 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
22Neil 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
23Brian 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
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
25Justin 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

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