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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 04-29)
1 Chicago Cubs 13 10 .565 - 5.22 4.26 0.96 -0.9 5
2 St. Louis Cardinals 12 11 .522 1.0 4.13 4.39 -0.26 0.7 16
3 Milwaukee Brewers 12 13 .480 2.0 5.24 5.00 0.24 0.7 22
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 11 12 .478 2.0 3.78 4.35 -0.57 0.3 18
5 Cincinnati Reds 10 13 .435 3.0 4.74 4.91 -0.17 -1.4 26



2017 Rankings

11 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 4th in division
12 Losses is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division
.478 Win Pct is tied for 18th in MLB, 9th in league, 4th in division
3.78 RS/G is tied for 23rd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
4.35 RA/G is 17th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
-0.57 Diff/G is 25th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
0.3 Pyth O/U is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

PIT Depth Chart (updated: 04-30)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 80 59 .576 658 553 .249 .326 .419
Pittsburgh Pirates 69 70 .496 611 617 .262 .325 .403
Milwaukee Brewers 65 72 .474 611 646 .239 .302 .400
St. Louis Cardinals 67 72 .482 604 628 .254 .317 .413
Cincinnati Reds 63 76 .453 632 702 .248 .310 .409

Top offensive performers by VORP

Josh Harrison
Josh Harrison

7.9 VORP
David Freese
David Freese

7.2 VORP
Ivan Nova
Ivan Nova

6.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by BB9

Antonio Bastardo
Antonio Bastardo

9.45 BB9
Tyler Glasnow
Tyler Glasnow

7.98 BB9
Chad Kuhl
Chad Kuhl

5.21 BB9

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Josh Harrison 86 8 1 1 2 6 4 10 2 2 .307 .384 .427 .321 7.9 0.8
2David Freese 67 5 3 0 3 10 10 8 0 0 .321 .418 .536 .342 7.2 1.0
3Ivan Nova 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .063 6.0 0.0
4Chad Kuhl 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .331 4.3 0.1
5Andrew McCutchen 94 11 3 1 3 12 10 17 1 0 .253 .330 .422 .273 3.8 0.4
6Gift Ngoepe 12 2 0 1 0 1 4 2 0 0 .500 .667 .750 .524 3.5 0.4
7Gerrit Cole 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .121 3.2 0.1
8Jameson Taillon 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .036 3.0 -0.1
9Adam Frazier 54 5 2 1 1 5 4 7 0 2 .306 .370 .449 .310 2.8 0.3
10Francisco Cervelli 83 9 6 1 2 11 8 14 0 1 .203 .289 .392 .243 2.0 0.1
11Wade LeBlanc 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 1.8 0.0
12Jose Osuna 27 4 1 2 0 2 2 4 0 0 .333 .407 .542 .316 1.1 0.2
13Josh Bell 76 8 2 0 3 6 10 16 0 0 .242 .342 .409 .265 1.0 0.1
14Jordy Mercer 88 9 1 0 2 9 10 12 0 1 .231 .318 .321 .221 0.9 0.0
15Starling Marte 59 7 1 0 2 7 3 17 2 2 .241 .288 .370 .234 0.9 0.1
16Chris Stewart 12 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .583 .272 0.7 0.0
17Tyler Glasnow 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .172 0.6 0.0
18John Barbato 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.022 -0.2 0.0
19Gregory Polanco 83 9 6 0 0 4 8 13 5 1 .243 .325 .324 .246 -0.4 -0.2
20Trevor Williams 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -1.0 0.0
21Phil Gosselin 20 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 1 .150 .150 .200 .156 -1.2 -0.2
22John Jaso 45 4 1 0 1 2 6 11 0 0 .128 .244 .231 .198 -1.6 -0.2
23Alen Hanson 17 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 1 0 .176 .176 .294 .165 -1.9 -0.2
24Antonio Bastardo 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 .561 -2.7 0.0
25Felipe Rivero 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Tony Watson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Juan Nicasio 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Daniel Hudson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Dovydas Neverauskas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Daniel Ortiz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by BB9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Descending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Antonio Bastardo 0 1 0 6 0 6.7 20.25 9.45 6.75 5.40 16.20 12.58 14.34 -7.0 -0.7
2Tyler Glasnow 0 1 0 4 4 14.7 14.11 7.98 10.43 0.61 7.98 4.76 9.57 -7.0 -0.7
3Chad Kuhl 1 2 0 4 4 19.0 9.95 5.21 7.11 0.47 6.63 4.28 3.10 4.6 0.5
4Tony Watson 0 0 7 9 0 9.3 8.68 4.82 4.82 0.96 0.96 6.02 6.22 -1.4 -0.1
5John Barbato 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 0.00 4.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.63 3.38 0.3 0.0
6Jameson Taillon 2 0 0 5 5 30.3 7.71 3.56 7.12 0.59 2.08 3.69 2.76 8.4 0.9
7Trevor Williams 1 0 0 4 0 9.0 10.00 3.00 9.00 1.00 5.00 3.57 4.03 0.8 0.1
8Juan Nicasio 1 2 0 10 0 9.7 8.38 2.79 8.38 0.00 2.79 2.51 3.85 1.1 0.1
9Daniel Hudson 0 0 0 11 0 9.7 12.10 2.79 9.31 0.93 5.59 3.33 7.69 -3.0 -0.3
10Gerrit Cole 1 3 0 5 5 30.0 8.70 1.80 8.10 1.50 3.60 4.09 3.04 7.4 0.8
11Wade LeBlanc 1 0 0 8 0 13.3 8.10 1.35 4.72 0.68 3.38 3.50 10.04 -7.7 -0.8
12Felipe Rivero 1 1 0 14 0 13.7 7.24 1.32 7.90 0.66 0.66 2.98 4.08 1.2 0.1
13Ivan Nova 3 2 0 5 5 36.0 6.50 0.25 5.50 0.50 1.50 2.79 2.77 9.9 1.0
14Dovydas Neverauskas 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 4.50 0.00 4.50 2.13 6.44 -0.3 0.0

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