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2015 Postseason

New York vs Kansas City (WS) Win Expectancy

Toronto vs Kansas City (ALCS) Win Expectancy

Chicago vs New York (NLCS) Win Expectancy

Houston vs Kansas City (ALDS) Win Expectancy

Texas vs Toronto (ALDS) Win Expectancy

Chicago vs St. Louis (NLDS) Win Expectancy

New York vs Los Angeles (NLDS) Win Expectancy



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Today's Birthdays

All-Time (Top 5)

Player Pos Born Age WAR
Chet Lemon
CF
1955
61
55.5
Dom DiMaggio
CF
1917
(2009)
32.0
Chick Hafey
LF
1903
(1973)
30.1
Don Wilson
SP
1945
(1975)
27.9
Earl Sheely
1B
1893
(1952)
20.2

Active (Top 3)

Player Pos Born Age WAR
Todd Frazier
3B
1986
30
15.3
Josh Phegley
C
1988
28
1.5


2015 Power Rankings

Methodology

# Tm Lg L-25 L-10 Rating
1
CHN
NL
.537
.590
.648
.573
2
TOR
AL
.550
.549
.532
.547
3
PIT
NL
.541
.560
.535
.546
4
CLE
AL
.508
.552
.585
.535
5
TEX
AL
.514
.561
.523
.531
6
BOS
AL
.499
.539
.589
.527
7
KCA
AL
.536
.501
.541
.525
8
TBA
AL
.504
.532
.573
.525
9
LAA
AL
.506
.534
.559
.524
10
BAL
AL
.509
.550
.505
.522
11
HOU
AL
.526
.484
.557
.517
12
SLN
NL
.551
.486
.450
.512
13
LAN
NL
.524
.498
.483
.508
14
NYN
NL
.516
.497
.509
.508
15
MIN
AL
.505
.502
.499
.503
16
SFN
NL
.511
.505
.476
.503
17
ARI
NL
.495
.521
.487
.502
18
WAS
NL
.505
.491
.447
.490
19
COL
NL
.464
.484
.549
.485
20
ATL
NL
.444
.499
.561
.482
21
NYA
AL
.524
.464
.390
.482
22
MIA
NL
.467
.491
.490
.479
23
DET
AL
.480
.478
.461
.476
24
SEA
AL
.484
.492
.389
.471
25
PHI
NL
.441
.461
.576
.471
26
OAK
AL
.479
.451
.443
.464
27
CHA
AL
.485
.430
.450
.461
28
MIL
NL
.472
.426
.473
.457
29
SDN
NL
.475
.424
.405
.446
30
CIN
NL
.462
.426
.341
.430
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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