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2015's Top Players


National League

Pos Player Tm
C SFN
4.9
1B ARI
6.5
2B SFN
3.2
3B COL
3.8
SS SFN
4.6
LF SDN
3.1
CF ARI
4.7
RF WAS
6.9
DH
SP LAN
6.2
SP WAS
4.9
SP NYN
4.0
SP LAN
3.6
SP SLN
3.4
RP ARI
2.1
RP PIT
1.9
RP SLN
1.8
RP SLN
1.8

American League

Pos Player Tm
C TOR
2.6
1B DET
4.0
2B CLE
5.1
3B BAL
5.3
SS BOS
3.0
LF DET
3.9
CF LAA
6.7
RF SEA
3.8
DH NYA
2.9
SP OAK
5.6
SP HOU
5.1
SP OAK
3.6
SP TBA
3.6
SP SEA
3.5
RP KCA
2.6
RP NYA
2.3
RP HOU
1.7
RP MIN
1.7

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2015 Division Win Expectancies



American League

West W L W% Div
HOU 57 45 .559
55.2%
LAA 55 45 .550
39.7%
TEX 48 52 .480
4.1%
SEA 46 56 .451
0.6%
OAK 45 57 .441
0.4%
Cent W L W% Div
KCA 61 39 .610
90.5%
MIN 52 48 .520
5.5%
CHA 49 50 .495
2.4%
DET 49 52 .485
1.4%
CLE 46 54 .460
0.3%
East W L W% Div
NYA 57 43 .570
74.8%
BAL 51 49 .510
10.7%
TOR 51 51 .500
9.0%
TBA 51 52 .495
5.2%
BOS 44 58 .431
0.2%



National League

West W L W% Div
LAN 57 45 .559
50.9%
SFN 56 45 .554
42.7%
ARI 49 51 .490
3.9%
SDN 48 53 .475
2.3%
COL 43 56 .434
0.2%
Cent W L W% Div
SLN 64 37 .634
76.3%
PIT 59 41 .590
21.7%
CHN 53 47 .530
1.9%
CIN 45 54 .455
0.0%
MIL 44 58 .431
0.0%
East W L W% Div
WAS 53 46 .535
62.1%
NYN 52 49 .515
33.1%
ATL 46 55 .455
4.2%
MIA 42 59 .416
0.5%
PHI 38 64 .373
0.0%

2015 Wild Card Win Expectancies



American League

Team W L W% WC
MIN 52 48 .520
33.8%
LAA 55 45 .550
29.7%
HOU 57 45 .559
24.5%
BAL 51 49 .510
20.1%
CHA 49 50 .495
18.2%
TOR 51 51 .500
15.2%
TBA 51 52 .495
12.5%
NYA 57 43 .570
12.0%
DET 49 52 .485
11.0%
TEX 48 52 .480
9.0%
KCA 61 39 .610
6.9%
CLE 46 54 .460
3.8%
SEA 46 56 .451
1.7%
OAK 45 57 .441
1.1%
BOS 44 58 .431
0.5%

National League

Team W L W% WC
PIT 59 41 .590
68.1%
CHN 53 47 .530
38.0%
SFN 56 45 .554
24.6%
SLN 64 37 .634
22.7%
LAN 57 45 .559
22.2%
ARI 49 51 .490
6.5%
NYN 52 49 .515
5.9%
WAS 53 46 .535
4.2%
SDN 48 53 .475
3.7%
CIN 45 54 .455
2.3%
ATL 46 55 .455
0.9%
COL 43 56 .434
0.5%
MIL 44 58 .431
0.5%
MIA 42 59 .416
0.1%
PHI 38 64 .373
0.0%

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Today's Birthdays

All-Time (Top 5)

Player Pos Born Age WAR
Larry Doyle
2B
1886
(1974)
45.1
Art Nehf
SP
1892
(1960)
29.5
Hank Bauer
RF
1922
(2007)
26.6
Leon Durham
1B
1957
58
16.1
Vic Davalillo
CF
1936
79
16.0

Active (Top 3)

Player Pos Born Age WAR
Jose Fernandez
SP
1992
23
8.9
Rene Rivera
C
1983
32
1.9


2015 Power Rankings

Methodology

# Tm Lg 2015 L-25 L-10 Rating
1
KCA
AL
.549
.578
.545
.558
2
NYA
AL
.530
.559
.629
.556
3
HOU
AL
.534
.548
.619
.553
4
LAA
AL
.526
.593
.535
.550
5
CHA
AL
.491
.607
.611
.550
6
PIT
NL
.536
.571
.547
.549
7
SFN
NL
.519
.546
.631
.547
8
SLN
NL
.565
.516
.529
.543
9
NYN
NL
.501
.541
.543
.521
10
ARI
NL
.499
.521
.581
.520
11
LAN
NL
.526
.494
.487
.509
12
BAL
AL
.513
.461
.555
.503
13
MIL
NL
.478
.554
.470
.502
14
TOR
AL
.519
.470
.513
.502
15
WAS
NL
.508
.498
.476
.499
16
OAK
AL
.498
.482
.489
.491
17
MIN
AL
.508
.506
.388
.487
18
SDN
NL
.487
.476
.497
.485
19
CHN
NL
.510
.481
.384
.479
20
CLE
AL
.484
.497
.403
.475
21
SEA
AL
.479
.476
.452
.474
22
TEX
AL
.489
.449
.476
.473
23
PHI
NL
.434
.462
.613
.473
24
TBA
AL
.498
.444
.454
.472
25
CIN
NL
.473
.449
.516
.472
26
MIA
NL
.466
.478
.454
.468
27
DET
AL
.493
.443
.414
.463
28
COL
NL
.469
.449
.462
.461
29
ATL
NL
.468
.441
.439
.454
30
BOS
AL
.470
.460
.386
.452
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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