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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 10-02)
1 Chicago Cubs 103 58 .640 - 5.02 3.45 1.57 -12.1 1
2 St. Louis Cardinals 86 76 .531 17.5 4.81 4.40 0.41 -4.8 8
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 78 83 .484 25.0 4.53 4.71 -0.18 3.5 20
4 Milwaukee Brewers 73 89 .451 30.5 4.14 4.52 -0.38 1.5 23
5 Cincinnati Reds 68 94 .420 35.5 4.42 5.27 -0.85 7.5 29



2016 Rankings

78 Wins is tied for 18th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
83 Losses is 20th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
.484 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
4.53 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
4.71 RA/G is 25th in MLB, 9th in league, 4th in division
-0.18 Diff/G is tied for 20th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
3.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 6th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

PIT Depth Chart (updated: 03-29)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 92 70 .568 764 654 .249 .326 .418
Pittsburgh Pirates 82 80 .506 724 714 .262 .327 .409
Milwaukee Brewers 78 84 .481 721 753 .242 .302 .401
St. Louis Cardinals 77 85 .475 704 745 .253 .317 .412
Cincinnati Reds 74 88 .457 732 810 .248 .310 .409

Top offensive performers by VORP

Starling Marte
Starling Marte

32.2 VORP
Andrew McCutchen
Andrew McCutchen

30.5 VORP
Jung-ho Kang
Jung-ho Kang

26.9 VORP

Top pitching performers by FIP

Kelvin Marte
Kelvin Marte

12.19 FIP
Curtis Partch
Curtis Partch

12.19 FIP
Cory Luebke
Cory Luebke

8.26 FIP

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
1Starling Marte 529 71 34 5 9 46 23 104 47 12 .311 .362 .456 .289 32.2 3.9
2Andrew McCutchen 675 81 26 3 24 79 69 143 6 7 .256 .336 .430 .275 30.5 2.0
3Jung-ho Kang 370 45 19 0 21 62 36 79 3 1 .255 .354 .513 .310 26.9 3.7
4Jordy Mercer 584 66 22 3 11 59 51 83 1 1 .256 .328 .374 .258 25.8 1.9
5Matt Joyce 293 45 10 1 13 42 59 67 1 1 .242 .403 .463 .306 22.6 2.1
6Sean Rodriguez 342 49 16 1 18 56 33 102 2 1 .270 .349 .510 .296 20.6 2.2
7Gregory Polanco 587 79 34 4 22 86 53 119 17 6 .258 .323 .463 .276 19.6 2.8
8David Freese 492 63 23 0 13 55 45 142 0 0 .270 .352 .412 .270 16.6 2.0
9Francisco Cervelli 393 42 14 1 1 33 56 72 6 2 .264 .377 .322 .265 16.6 2.5
10Josh Harrison 522 57 25 7 4 59 18 76 19 4 .283 .311 .388 .254 14.2 1.5
11John Jaso 432 45 25 3 8 42 45 74 0 4 .268 .353 .413 .280 12.3 0.5
12Josh Bell 152 18 8 0 3 19 21 19 0 1 .273 .368 .406 .286 6.4 0.4
13Adam Frazier 160 21 8 1 2 11 12 26 4 1 .301 .356 .411 .290 6.4 0.5
14Francisco Liriano 42 2 1 0 1 5 0 16 0 0 .286 .286 .381 .247 4.2 0.5
15Chris Stewart 113 10 4 0 1 7 12 15 0 0 .214 .319 .286 .236 2.9 -0.1
16Gerrit Cole 43 3 1 0 1 3 0 19 0 0 .200 .220 .300 .184 1.9 0.5
17Eric Fryer 92 12 2 1 0 8 10 18 0 2 .218 .300 .269 .236 1.7 -0.2
18Jacob Stallings 15 0 1 0 0 2 0 4 1 0 .400 .400 .467 .300 0.9 0.1
19Trevor Williams 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 .000 .667 .000 .400 0.9 0.1
20Ivan Nova 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 .136 .136 .136 .150 0.7 0.1
21Steven Brault 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .193 0.6 0.0
22Wilfredo Boscan 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .237 0.4 0.1
23Tony Watson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .197 0.1 0.1
24Juan Nicasio 20 1 0 0 0 1 0 7 0 0 .158 .158 .158 .122 0.1 0.0
25A.J. Schugel 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .093 -0.1 0.1
26Wade LeBlanc 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.1 0.0
27Tyler Glasnow 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .102 -0.1 0.0
28Jared Hughes 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
29Drew Hutchison 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
30Jeff Locke 39 0 0 0 0 0 1 17 0 0 .125 .152 .125 .120 -0.2 -0.2
31Kyle Lobstein 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .027 -0.2 0.0
32Arquimedes Caminero 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .018 -0.2 0.0
33Rob Scahill 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -0.3 0.0
34Ryan Vogelsong 23 1 0 0 0 1 1 13 0 0 .053 .143 .053 .104 -0.3 -0.3
35Alen Hanson 33 5 1 0 0 1 2 5 2 1 .226 .273 .258 .208 -0.4 -0.1
36Max Moroff 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
37Jon Niese 33 1 1 0 0 1 2 14 0 0 .100 .156 .133 .102 -0.7 -0.1
38Elias Diaz 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 -0.9 -0.1
39Chad Kuhl 26 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 .087 .125 .087 .098 -0.9 -0.1
40Jason Rogers 33 2 0 1 0 2 7 9 0 0 .080 .303 .160 .186 -1.7 -0.2
41Jameson Taillon 36 0 0 0 0 2 0 17 0 0 .094 .094 .094 .073 -1.8 -0.3
42Michael Morse 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -1.9 -0.2
43Pedro Florimon 25 4 1 1 0 4 1 12 0 1 .208 .240 .333 .188 -2.7 -0.3
44Cole Figueroa 27 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 1 0 .154 .185 .154 .128 -2.9 -0.3
45Erik Kratz 57 3 1 0 1 4 0 18 0 0 .107 .107 .179 .098 -6.5 -0.7
46Phil Coke 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
47Mark Melancon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
48Zach Phillips 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
49Felipe Rivero 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
50Antonio Bastardo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
51Cory Luebke 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
52Jorge Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
53Kelvin Marte 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
54Curtis Partch 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
55Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Marte 0 0 0 2 0 3.3 13.50 5.40 2.70 5.40 0.00 12.19 10.68 -2.1 -0.2
2Curtis Partch 0 0 0 2 0 0.7 27.00 27.00 0.00 0.00 40.50 12.19 3.34 0.1 0.0
3Cory Luebke 0 1 0 9 0 8.7 15.58 11.42 9.35 2.08 9.35 8.26 7.35 -2.3 -0.2
4Trevor Williams 1 1 0 7 1 12.7 13.50 3.55 7.82 2.84 7.82 6.74 4.77 0.5 0.0
5Jon Niese 8 6 0 23 18 110.0 10.80 3.11 6.22 1.72 4.91 5.40 6.34 -12.5 -1.3
6Jorge Rondon 0 0 0 2 0 3.7 22.09 2.45 9.82 2.45 17.18 5.37 4.92 0.0 0.0
7Francisco Liriano 6 11 0 21 21 113.7 9.11 5.46 9.18 1.50 5.46 5.32 4.64 9.1 0.9
8Wilfredo Boscan 1 1 0 6 1 15.3 8.80 4.11 4.70 1.17 6.46 5.21 5.01 0.1 0.0
9Steven Brault 0 3 0 8 7 33.3 12.15 4.59 7.83 1.35 4.86 5.11 6.70 -5.0 -0.5
10Ryan Vogelsong 3 7 0 24 14 82.3 8.74 4.37 6.67 1.20 4.81 5.04 5.33 -0.3 0.0
11Jeff Locke 9 8 0 30 19 127.3 10.67 3.11 5.16 1.20 5.44 4.88 6.09 -11.2 -1.2
12Arquimedes Caminero 1 2 1 39 0 41.0 10.10 4.83 7.02 0.88 3.51 4.80 5.41 -2.0 -0.2
13Drew Hutchison 0 0 0 6 1 11.3 11.91 2.38 7.94 1.59 5.56 4.77 4.84 0.5 0.1
14Jared Hughes 1 1 1 67 0 59.3 9.40 3.34 5.16 0.91 3.03 4.72 4.08 5.9 0.6
15Kyle Lobstein 2 0 0 14 0 25.0 9.00 4.32 5.40 0.72 3.96 4.71 5.94 -2.7 -0.3
16Neftali Feliz 4 2 2 62 0 53.7 6.71 3.52 10.23 1.68 3.52 4.57 3.45 9.1 0.9
17Tony Watson 2 5 15 70 0 67.7 6.92 2.66 7.71 1.33 3.06 4.41 3.88 8.2 0.8
18Tyler Glasnow 0 2 0 7 4 23.3 8.49 5.01 9.26 0.77 4.24 4.30 4.09 3.0 0.3
19Chad Kuhl 5 4 0 14 14 70.7 9.30 2.55 6.75 0.89 4.20 3.99 4.55 6.4 0.7
20Antonio Bastardo 3 0 0 28 0 24.0 7.12 4.12 10.50 1.12 4.12 3.98 5.40 -1.1 -0.1
21Phil Coke 0 0 0 3 0 4.0 6.75 6.75 6.75 0.00 0.00 3.94 4.43 0.2 0.0
22Rob Scahill 0 0 0 15 0 16.3 9.92 3.31 7.16 0.55 4.41 3.86 3.15 3.3 0.3
23Felipe Rivero 1 3 0 28 0 27.3 7.57 5.93 12.84 0.99 3.29 3.84 4.11 2.6 0.3
24Juan Nicasio 10 7 0 52 12 118.0 8.92 3.43 10.53 1.14 4.50 3.82 3.67 19.8 2.0
25Zach Phillips 0 0 0 8 0 6.7 10.80 1.35 8.10 1.35 2.70 3.79 6.78 -1.3 -0.1
26Jameson Taillon 5 4 0 18 18 104.0 8.57 1.47 7.36 1.12 3.38 3.75 3.67 19.6 2.0
27Gerrit Cole 7 10 0 21 21 116.0 10.16 2.79 7.60 0.54 3.88 3.37 4.11 16.2 1.7
28A.J. Schugel 2 2 1 36 0 52.0 7.10 2.25 7.96 0.69 3.63 3.22 3.95 5.9 0.6
29Mark Melancon 1 1 30 45 0 41.7 6.70 1.94 8.21 0.43 1.51 2.71 2.41 11.9 1.2
30Ivan Nova 5 2 0 11 11 64.7 9.46 0.42 7.24 0.56 3.06 2.66 4.16 8.4 0.9
31Wade LeBlanc 1 0 1 8 0 12.0 5.25 1.50 7.50 0.00 0.75 2.02 4.01 1.7 0.2
32Erik Kratz 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.19 19.81 -1.6 -0.2

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