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2015's Top Players


National League

Pos Player Tm
C SFN
2.1
1B ARI
2.7
2B MIA
2.7
3B CIN
2.1
SS SFN
2.5
LF SDN
1.6
CF ARI
1.9
RF WAS
3.8
DH
SP PHI
2.8
SP WAS
2.8
SP PIT
2.6
SP ATL
2.4
SP LAN
2.4
RP MIA
1.2
RP WAS
1.1
RP SLN
1.1
RP ARI
1.0

American League

Pos Player Tm
C OAK
2.2
1B DET
2.5
2B CLE
2.8
3B KCA
2.4
SS DET
1.2
LF KCA
1.6
CF LAA
2.9
RF SEA
2.2
DH BAL
1.4
SP HOU
3.0
SP OAK
2.9
SP SEA
2.3
SP TEX
2.1
SP MIN
2.0
RP NYA
1.7
RP NYA
1.2
RP MIN
1.2
RP HOU
1.2

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2015 Division Win Expectancies



American League

West W L W% Div
HOU 29 16 .644
61.0%
LAA 22 22 .500
15.5%
TEX 21 23 .477
12.0%
SEA 20 23 .465
9.8%
OAK 16 30 .348
1.7%
Cent W L W% Div
KCA 28 15 .651
43.9%
MIN 25 18 .581
23.4%
DET 26 19 .578
21.2%
CLE 20 23 .465
5.9%
CHA 19 22 .463
5.6%
East W L W% Div
TBA 24 21 .533
31.7%
NYA 22 22 .500
24.4%
BOS 21 23 .477
18.1%
BAL 19 22 .463
15.6%
TOR 20 26 .435
10.2%



National League

West W L W% Div
LAN 26 17 .605
43.1%
SFN 25 20 .556
28.7%
ARI 21 22 .488
13.4%
SDN 21 24 .467
10.0%
COL 17 25 .405
4.9%
Cent W L W% Div
SLN 28 16 .636
55.9%
CHN 24 19 .558
25.3%
PIT 21 22 .488
11.8%
CIN 18 25 .419
5.3%
MIL 16 29 .356
1.6%
East W L W% Div
WAS 26 18 .591
44.9%
NYN 24 21 .533
25.3%
ATL 22 21 .512
19.8%
PHI 19 27 .413
5.5%
MIA 18 27 .400
4.5%

2015 Wild Card Win Expectancies



American League

Team W L W% WC
MIN 25 18 .581
28.6%
DET 26 19 .578
28.2%
KCA 28 15 .651
27.0%
LAA 22 22 .500
14.5%
HOU 29 16 .644
13.2%
CHA 19 22 .463
13.0%
CLE 20 23 .465
13.0%
TEX 21 23 .477
11.9%
SEA 20 23 .465
10.4%
TBA 24 21 .533
9.7%
NYA 22 22 .500
9.1%
BOS 21 23 .477
7.4%
BAL 19 22 .463
6.9%
TOR 20 26 .435
5.0%
OAK 16 30 .348
2.2%

National League

Team W L W% WC
CHN 24 19 .558
23.4%
SFN 25 20 .556
20.0%
LAN 26 17 .605
18.9%
SLN 28 16 .636
18.6%
NYN 24 21 .533
16.8%
WAS 26 18 .591
16.6%
PIT 21 22 .488
16.2%
ATL 22 21 .512
15.0%
ARI 21 22 .488
13.5%
SDN 21 24 .467
11.6%
CIN 18 25 .419
8.6%
COL 17 25 .405
6.7%
PHI 19 27 .413
6.1%
MIA 18 27 .400
5.0%
MIL 16 29 .356
3.1%

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Today's Birthdays

All-Time (Top 5)

Player Pos Born Age WAR
Joe Judge
1B
1894
(1963)
46.9
Miguel Tejada
SS
1974
41
46.9
Tip O'Neill
LF
1858
(1915)
25.6
Bob Knepper
SP
1954
61
22.1
John Montefusco
SP
1950
65
20.0

Active (Top 3)

Player Pos Born Age WAR
Chris Young
SP
1979
36
17.9
Jarred Cosart
SP
1990
25
5.6
Neil Ramirez
RP
1989
26
1.5


2015 Power Rankings

Methodology

# Tm Lg 2015 L-25 L-10 Rating
1
KCA
AL
.581
.584
.635
.591
2
SLN
NL
.567
.572
.521
.561
3
WAS
NL
.523
.591
.593
.558
4
MIN
AL
.532
.571
.549
.548
5
SFN
NL
.513
.571
.605
.547
6
HOU
AL
.541
.538
.578
.546
7
DET
AL
.549
.530
.534
.540
8
CLE
AL
.503
.536
.592
.529
9
TEX
AL
.495
.539
.545
.518
10
LAN
NL
.537
.537
.388
.512
11
TBA
AL
.508
.513
.513
.511
12
CHN
NL
.512
.492
.543
.511
13
PIT
NL
.513
.512
.500
.510
14
ARI
NL
.504
.509
.495
.504
15
BAL
AL
.484
.498
.496
.491
16
LAA
AL
.495
.491
.468
.490
17
ATL
NL
.479
.478
.532
.487
18
TOR
AL
.493
.486
.466
.486
19
SEA
AL
.480
.501
.468
.485
20
SDN
NL
.500
.460
.455
.479
21
PHI
NL
.450
.467
.547
.472
22
NYN
NL
.505
.432
.442
.470
23
NYA
AL
.506
.470
.353
.469
24
CHA
AL
.472
.458
.473
.468
25
MIL
NL
.442
.503
.465
.466
26
BOS
AL
.468
.446
.482
.463
27
COL
NL
.458
.417
.528
.456
28
MIA
NL
.470
.459
.374
.450
29
OAK
AL
.466
.420
.434
.446
30
CIN
NL
.461
.443
.369
.440
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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
Interested parties may contact Retrosheet at "www.retrosheet.org".

Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James