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2015 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 St. Louis Cardinals 81 45 .643 - 3.98 2.97 1.01 8.4 4
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 76 49 .608 4.5 4.28 3.62 0.66 5.3 7
3 Chicago Cubs 73 52 .584 7.5 4.17 3.84 0.33 3.3 9
4 Milwaukee Brewers 53 74 .417 28.5 3.96 4.55 -0.59 -0.1 27
4 Cincinnati Reds 52 73 .416 28.5 3.94 4.44 -0.50 -6.8 25



2015 Rankings

76 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
.608 Win Pct is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
4.28 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
3.62 RA/G is 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
0.66 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
5.3 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: 08-27)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 22 15 .595 176 145 .254 .329 .426
St. Louis Cardinals 20 16 .556 162 145 .258 .328 .415
Pittsburgh Pirates 20 17 .541 165 154 .261 .326 .414
Milwaukee Brewers 16 19 .457 139 156 .257 .307 .401
Cincinnati Reds 16 21 .432 146 170 .249 .313 .392

Top offensive performers by OBP

Tony Sanchez
Tony Sanchez

.444 OBP
Andrew McCutchen
Andrew McCutchen

.400 OBP
Michael Morse
Michael Morse

.394 OBP

Top pitching performers by VORP

Gerrit Cole
Gerrit Cole

26.7 VORP
A.J. Burnett
A.J. Burnett

18.5 VORP
Francisco Liriano
Francisco Liriano

17.9 VORP

Hitters by OBP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Descending
OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Tony Sanchez 9 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .375 .444 .375 .409 1.8 0.2
2Andrew McCutchen 530 73 32 3 20 85 68 99 6 4 .300 .400 .521 .338 54.2 4.7
3Michael Morse 33 3 2 0 0 0 3 9 0 0 .310 .394 .379 .319 2.7 0.2
4Francisco Cervelli 386 43 14 4 6 37 31 69 1 1 .305 .373 .422 .291 26.4 3.2
5Jaff Decker 20 5 0 1 0 0 6 5 0 0 .077 .368 .231 .287 0.7 0.1
6Jung-ho Kang 401 50 20 2 12 46 27 82 5 4 .289 .364 .457 .300 28.0 2.8
7Jose Tabata 41 2 0 0 0 4 2 7 0 1 .289 .341 .289 .235 -0.2 0.0
8Starling Marte 490 72 24 2 15 62 22 103 25 9 .288 .340 .451 .286 25.2 2.5
9Gregory Polanco 501 61 26 6 7 39 45 93 21 9 .265 .331 .395 .279 21.9 2.1
10Neil Walker 486 57 27 3 13 53 36 88 3 0 .267 .327 .431 .274 20.5 2.6
11Chris Stewart 142 8 7 0 0 12 6 22 0 0 .287 .324 .341 .246 2.2 0.2
12Josh Harrison 342 41 20 0 4 22 13 50 9 4 .274 .313 .374 .256 9.1 1.3
13Travis Ishikawa 61 5 3 0 1 8 7 17 0 0 .222 .311 .333 .229 -0.6 -0.1
14Pedro Alvarez 397 48 17 0 20 65 32 104 2 0 .248 .310 .462 .280 12.6 1.7
15Aramis Ramirez 110 7 6 0 1 17 6 11 0 0 .248 .291 .337 .226 -2.3 -0.3
16Jordy Mercer 307 21 14 0 2 20 18 48 3 1 .242 .290 .313 .225 3.7 0.6
17Brent Morel 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .257 0.4 0.0
18Sean Rodriguez 205 18 7 1 3 9 5 54 2 2 .233 .264 .326 .215 -5.9 -0.6
19Corey Hart 57 3 1 0 2 9 1 19 0 0 .222 .246 .352 .189 -3.6 -0.4
20Pedro Florimon 21 3 0 1 0 1 2 10 0 0 .105 .190 .211 .160 -1.1 -0.1
21Vance Worley 18 1 1 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .176 .176 .235 .164 4.8 0.2
22Gerrit Cole 53 4 0 0 0 0 2 22 0 0 .111 .149 .111 .137 26.7 0.3
23A.J. Burnett 43 1 0 0 1 5 0 19 0 0 .143 .139 .229 .154 18.5 0.0
24Jeff Locke 44 1 1 0 0 2 2 16 0 0 .079 .125 .105 .114 1.2 -0.2
25Francisco Liriano 52 2 1 0 1 7 0 23 0 0 .120 .120 .200 .121 17.9 0.0
26Andrew Lambo 27 1 1 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 .040 .111 .080 .082 -3.5 -0.4
27Steve Lombardozzi 11 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .000 .091 .000 .051 -2.4 -0.3
28Charlie Morton 32 0 0 0 0 1 1 14 0 0 .038 .074 .038 .084 -1.2 -0.1
29Casey Sadler 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .150 0.1 0.0
30J.A. Happ 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .076 3.6 0.0
31Joe Blanton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 4.2 0.0
32Deolis Guerra 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -1.9 0.0
33Antonio Bastardo 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.017 -0.6 -0.1
34Radhames Liz 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
35Gorkys Hernandez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .005 -1.2 -0.1
36Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Chris Volstad 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Rob Scahill 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Arquimedes Caminero 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Tony Watson 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 .290 2.9 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 VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1Gerrit Cole 14 7 0 25 25 162.3 8.04 2.11 8.98 0.50 2.49 2.72903 3.27 26.7 2.9
2A.J. Burnett 8 5 0 21 21 135.3 9.64 2.39 7.58 0.47 3.06 3.12082 3.68 18.5 1.8
3Francisco Liriano 9 6 0 24 24 147.7 7.19 3.29 9.69 0.67 3.23 3.10851 3.79 17.9 1.9
4Tony Watson 2 1 1 59 0 58.3 6.63 1.70 8.18 0.46 2.16 2.75846 3.32 7.4 0.8
5Mark Melancon 3 1 40 61 0 60.0 6.90 1.80 6.60 0.30 1.50 2.80227 3.50 5.7 0.6
6Arquimedes Caminero 4 1 0 57 0 59.3 7.43 3.19 9.40 0.91 3.34 3.72549 3.67 5.6 0.6
7Vance Worley 4 5 0 20 8 69.0 9.78 2.48 6.13 0.78 3.78 3.81676 4.28 4.8 0.4
8Joe Blanton 3 0 0 8 0 17.3 5.71 2.60 11.94 0.00 0.52 1.52021 2.06 4.2 0.5
9J.A. Happ 2 1 0 4 4 21.7 9.14 2.49 9.14 0.42 2.08 2.5356 3.18 3.6 0.4
10Jared Hughes 2 1 0 62 0 56.3 9.27 2.72 5.11 0.48 2.40 3.91667 4.13 2.9 0.2
11Jeff Locke 7 8 0 25 25 141.3 9.42 3.31 6.69 0.89 4.46 4.16862 4.76 1.2 0.2
12Joakim Soria 0 0 1 13 0 11.3 7.15 3.97 7.94 0.00 2.38 2.69442 3.73 0.9 0.1
13Jaff Decker 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.1356 5.62 0.7 0.0
14Rob Scahill 2 4 0 24 0 26.0 9.35 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.94329 4.75 0.5 0.1
15Bobby LaFromboise 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.1356 2.49 0.3 0.0
16Chris Volstad 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.1356 3.54 0.2 0.0
17Casey Sadler 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 7.20 1.80 9.00 1.80 3.60 4.3356 5.23 0.1 0.0
18Radhames Liz 1 3 0 11 0 17.3 10.38 5.19 9.35 1.56 3.63 5.38561 4.53 -0.2 0.0
19Antonio Bastardo 4 1 1 50 0 42.0 7.07 4.50 9.21 0.86 3.43 3.96893 4.71 -0.6 0.0
20Charlie Morton 8 5 0 17 17 100.7 9.03 2.68 6.62 0.80 4.20 3.98991 5.03 -1.2 -0.1
21Deolis Guerra 2 0 0 10 0 16.7 14.04 1.62 9.18 2.70 6.48 5.7156 6.01 -1.9 -0.2

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