CSS Button No Image Css3Menu.com

Baseball Prospectus home
  
  

Pittsburgh Pirates
  
PECOTA Cards | Depth Chart | CompensationOfficial SiteTickets

2015 Standings

Click a column header to sort by that column. Click again to reverse sort order. Mouse over a column header link to see the definition, or click the icon to view the stat's Glossary entry. For more exclusive Baseball Prospectus standings data, take a look at the Current Adjusted Standings and Playoff Odds Report. For more stats of all types, see the Sortable Stats page.

National League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 08-28)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 82 46 .641 - 3.99 2.98 1.01 8.7 4
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 78 49 .614 3.5 4.27 3.60 0.67 5.5 7
3 Chicago Cubs 73 54 .575 8.5 4.12 3.88 0.24 3.6 12
4 Milwaukee Brewers 54 74 .422 28.0 3.97 4.52 -0.55 0.1 27
5 Cincinnati Reds 52 75 .409 29.5 3.87 4.42 -0.55 -7.2 25



2015 Rankings

78 Wins is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
49 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
.614 Win Pct is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
4.27 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
3.60 RA/G is 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
0.67 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
5.5 Pyth O/U is 6th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

PIT Depth Chart (updated: 08-29)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 20 15 .571 166 138 .254 .328 .425
St. Louis Cardinals 19 15 .559 153 136 .258 .328 .414
Pittsburgh Pirates 18 17 .514 156 146 .261 .326 .414
Milwaukee Brewers 15 19 .441 134 151 .257 .307 .401
Cincinnati Reds 15 20 .429 139 161 .249 .313 .391

Top offensive performers by SLG

Andrew McCutchen
Andrew McCutchen

.522 SLG
Pedro Alvarez
Pedro Alvarez

.466 SLG
Jung-ho Kang
Jung-ho Kang

.460 SLG

Top pitching performers by G

Mark Melancon
Mark Melancon

63 G
Jared Hughes
Jared Hughes

62 G
Tony Watson
Tony Watson

61 G

Hitters by SLG descending

Click a column header to sort by that column. Click again to reverse sort order. For more stats of all types, see the Sortable Stats page.


Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Descending
SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Andrew McCutchen 538 74 32 3 20 85 71 99 7 4 .304 .405 .522 .340 55.8 5.0
2Pedro Alvarez 404 49 17 0 21 66 33 108 2 0 .247 .309 .466 .282 13.3 1.7
3Jung-ho Kang 405 50 21 2 12 48 27 82 5 4 .291 .365 .460 .301 28.4 2.8
4Starling Marte 499 72 24 2 15 63 22 104 25 9 .283 .334 .443 .281 23.0 2.2
5Brent Morel 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .257 0.4 0.0
6Francisco Cervelli 392 45 14 5 6 37 32 70 1 1 .307 .375 .427 .293 27.1 3.3
7Neil Walker 494 57 27 3 13 54 37 91 3 0 .263 .324 .425 .271 19.8 2.7
8Gregory Polanco 510 63 27 6 7 40 47 94 22 10 .270 .337 .400 .282 25.0 2.5
9Josh Harrison 343 41 20 0 4 23 13 50 9 4 .276 .315 .376 .258 9.5 1.3
10Tony Sanchez 9 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .375 .444 .375 .409 1.8 0.2
11Michael Morse 35 3 2 0 0 0 4 9 0 0 .300 .400 .367 .316 2.7 0.2
12Corey Hart 57 3 1 0 2 9 1 19 0 0 .222 .246 .352 .189 -3.6 -0.4
13Chris Stewart 144 8 7 0 0 12 6 22 0 0 .282 .319 .336 .243 1.7 0.2
14Aramis Ramirez 115 7 6 0 1 17 7 11 0 0 .248 .296 .333 .230 -2.0 -0.3
15Travis Ishikawa 61 5 3 0 1 8 7 17 0 0 .222 .311 .333 .230 -0.5 -0.1
16Sean Rodriguez 206 19 7 1 3 9 5 54 2 2 .232 .262 .325 .212 -6.4 -0.6
17Jordy Mercer 314 21 14 0 2 20 18 49 3 2 .243 .290 .312 .227 4.1 0.6
18Jose Tabata 41 2 0 0 0 4 2 7 0 1 .289 .341 .289 .235 -0.2 0.0
19Vance Worley 18 1 1 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .176 .176 .235 .164 5.1 0.2
20Jaff Decker 20 5 0 1 0 0 6 5 0 0 .077 .368 .231 .288 0.8 0.1
21A.J. Burnett 43 1 0 0 1 5 0 19 0 0 .143 .139 .229 .154 18.9 0.0
22Pedro Florimon 21 3 0 1 0 1 2 10 0 0 .105 .190 .211 .160 -1.1 -0.1
23Francisco Liriano 54 2 1 0 1 7 0 24 0 0 .115 .115 .192 .117 17.5 0.0
24Gerrit Cole 56 4 0 0 0 0 2 23 0 0 .128 .163 .128 .150 28.0 0.5
25Jeff Locke 44 1 1 0 0 2 2 16 0 0 .079 .125 .105 .115 1.7 -0.2
26Andrew Lambo 27 1 1 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 .040 .111 .080 .083 -3.5 -0.4
27Charlie Morton 32 0 0 0 0 1 1 14 0 0 .038 .074 .038 .084 -1.0 -0.1
28Steve Lombardozzi 11 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .000 .091 .000 .051 -2.4 -0.3
29Joe Blanton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 4.2 0.0
30Casey Sadler 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .150 0.1 0.0
31J.A. Happ 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .076 3.6 0.0
32Deolis Guerra 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -1.9 0.0
33Antonio Bastardo 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.016 -0.5 -0.1
34Radhames Liz 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.1 0.0
35Gorkys Hernandez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -1.2 -0.1
36Tony Watson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Chris Volstad 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Rob Scahill 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Arquimedes Caminero 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Jared Hughes 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .291 3.1 0.2
42Mark Melancon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Bobby LaFromboise 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by G descending

Click a column header to sort by that column. Click again to reverse sort order. For more stats of all types, see the Sortable Stats page.


Rank

Player

W

L

SV
Sorted Descending
G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Mark Melancon 3 1 42 63 0 62.0 6.82 1.74 6.39 0.29 1.45 2.80587 3.51 5.9 0.6
2Jared Hughes 2 1 0 62 0 56.3 9.27 2.72 5.11 0.48 2.40 3.90952 4.11 3.1 0.2
3Tony Watson 3 1 1 61 0 60.0 6.60 1.65 8.10 0.45 2.10 2.72846 3.30 7.7 0.8
4Arquimedes Caminero 4 1 0 57 0 59.3 7.43 3.19 9.40 0.91 3.34 3.71834 3.66 5.7 0.6
5Antonio Bastardo 4 1 1 50 0 42.0 7.07 4.50 9.21 0.86 3.43 3.96179 4.69 -0.5 0.0
6Gerrit Cole 15 7 0 26 26 169.7 7.96 2.02 8.81 0.48 2.44 2.69231 3.25 28.0 3.0
7Francisco Liriano 9 6 0 25 25 153.7 7.15 3.34 9.61 0.76 3.28 3.26511 3.87 17.5 1.9
8Jeff Locke 7 8 0 25 25 141.3 9.42 3.31 6.69 0.89 4.46 4.16147 4.75 1.7 0.3
9Rob Scahill 2 4 0 24 0 26.0 9.35 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.93615 4.73 0.6 0.1
10A.J. Burnett 8 5 0 21 21 135.3 9.64 2.39 7.58 0.47 3.06 3.11368 3.66 18.9 1.9
11Vance Worley 4 5 0 20 8 69.0 9.78 2.48 6.13 0.78 3.78 3.80961 4.25 5.1 0.5
12Charlie Morton 8 5 0 17 17 100.7 9.03 2.68 6.62 0.80 4.20 3.98276 5.02 -1.0 0.0
13Joakim Soria 0 0 1 14 0 12.3 6.57 3.65 8.03 0.00 2.19 2.56089 3.60 1.2 0.1
14Radhames Liz 1 3 0 11 0 17.3 10.38 5.19 9.35 1.56 3.63 5.37846 4.50 -0.1 0.0
15Deolis Guerra 2 0 0 10 0 16.7 14.04 1.62 9.18 2.70 6.48 5.70845 6.01 -1.9 -0.2
16Joe Blanton 3 0 0 8 0 17.3 5.71 2.60 11.94 0.00 0.52 1.51307 2.05 4.2 0.5
17J.A. Happ 2 1 0 4 4 21.7 9.14 2.49 9.14 0.42 2.08 2.52846 3.17 3.6 0.4
18Jaff Decker 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.12846 5.52 0.8 0.0
19Chris Volstad 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.12846 3.53 0.2 0.0
20Bobby LaFromboise 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12846 2.45 0.3 0.0
21Casey Sadler 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 7.20 1.80 9.00 1.80 3.60 4.32846 5.22 0.1 0.0

BP Articles

is referenced in the following articles.

BP Premium requires BP Premium access to view, BP Fantasy requires BP Premium or BP Fantasy access to view

  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: 8 2/3Steven Jacobson2015-05-18
BP Unfiltered: Wandy Rodriguez Throws A Hidden Reverse HumberKate Morrison2015-05-10
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: The Best Rivalry In Baseball (Right Now)Matthew Trueblood2015-05-04
This article requires BP Premium accessDaisy Cutter: Andrew McCutchen Has A Cold StreakSahadev Sharma2015-05-01
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Pedro Alvarez's Trip From Worst to FirstR.J. Anderson2015-04-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Harrison ScoredR.J. Anderson2015-04-09
Every Team's Moneyball: Pittsburgh Pirates: MLB's Apple WatchJeff Moore2015-03-24
This article requires BP Premium accessRumor Roundup: It's Never Too Early to Think About Extending Andrew McCutchen ForeverChris Mosch2015-02-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: City of InjuredsTucker Blair2015-02-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: City of InjuredsR.J. Anderson2015-02-23


More Team-Related Content:  Pittsburgh Pirates,  Pirates

Baseball Prospectus Home  |  Terms of Service  |  Privacy Policy  |  Customer Service  |  Newsletter  |  Masthead  |  Contact Us

Copyright © 1996-2015 Baseball Prospectus, LLC.