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3
2016
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League
17
2016
1 yr
Division
6
2016
1 yr
Wild Card
2
2015
2 yrs

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Glossary
Team Lg Rnk Top Position Player Top Pitcher
NL
51
47
.520
2
-0
21
0.2
0.1
Kris Bryant
3.4
Wade Davis
1.0
NL
103
58
.640
1
-4
252
0.7
0.9
Kris Bryant
7.7
Jon Lester
5.3
NL
97
65
.599
3
7
81
0.2
0.4
Anthony Rizzo
6.2
Jake Arrieta
8.7
NL
73
89
.451
5
2
-93
-0.2
-0.4
Anthony Rizzo
5.2
Jake Arrieta
5.3
NL
66
96
.407
5
-5
-87
-0.3
-0.3
Welington Castillo
4.5
Travis Wood
4.4
NL
61
101
.377
5
-4
-146
-0.5
-0.5
Darwin Barney
4.6
Ryan Dempster
3.5
NL
71
91
.438
5
1
-102
-0.2
-0.4
Starlin Castro
3.0
Matt Garza
2.8
NL
75
87
.463
5
3
-82
-0.2
-0.3
Marlon Byrd
3.7
Randy Wells
3.2
NL
83
78
.516
2
-1
35
-0.3
0.5
Derrek Lee
5.4
Ted Lilly
5.0
NL
97
64
.602
1
-2
184
0.5
0.7
Mike Fontenot
3.3
Ryan Dempster
7.0
NL
85
77
.525
1
-2
62
-0.2
0.6
Aramis Ramirez
5.2
Ted Lilly
4.1
NL
66
96
.407
6
-3
-118
-0.6
-0.2
Aramis Ramirez
3.5
Carlos Zambrano
5.2
NL
79
83
.488
4
-1
-11
-0.3
0.2
Derrek Lee
7.7
Carlos Zambrano
5.6
NL
89
73
.549
3
-5
124
0.1
0.6
Aramis Ramirez
4.4
Carlos Zambrano
6.7
NL
88
74
.543
1
3
41
-0.1
0.4
Sammy Sosa
2.7
Mark Prior
7.4
NL
67
95
.414
5
-8
-53
-0.0
-0.4
Sammy Sosa
5.7
Matt Clement
4.4
NL
88
74
.543
3
-1
76
0.2
0.3
Sammy Sosa
10.3
Jon Lieber
3.9
NL
65
97
.401
6
-3
-140
-0.3
-0.6
Sammy Sosa
5.7
Jon Lieber
3.7
NL
67
95
.414
6
2
-173
-0.4
-0.8
Sammy Sosa
4.8
Jon Lieber
2.5
NL
90
73
.552
2
5
39
0.4
-0.2
Sammy Sosa
6.4
Kerry Wood
3.9
NL
68
94
.420
5
-5
-72
-0.5
-0.0
Mark Grace
4.2
Kevin Tapani
1.8
NL
76
86
.469
4
-5
1
0.0
-0.0
Sammy Sosa
5.4
Steve Trachsel
3.8
NL
73
71
.507
3
-1
22
0.1
0.1
Sammy Sosa
5.3
Jaime Navarro
4.1
NL
49
64
.434
5
-3
-49
-0.3
-0.2
Sammy Sosa
3.8
Steve Trachsel
3.4
NL
84
78
.519
4
3
-1
0.0
-0.0
Rick Wilkins
6.6
Jose Bautista
1.8
NL
78
84
.481
4
1
-31
-0.4
0.2
Ryne Sandberg
7.8
Greg Maddux
9.2
NL
77
83
.481
4
1
-39
-0.0
-0.2
Ryne Sandberg
7.0
Greg Maddux
3.5
NL
77
85
.475
4
5
-84
-0.2
-0.3
Ryne Sandberg
7.1
Mike Harkey
4.6
NL
93
69
.574
1
3
79
0.2
0.3
Ryne Sandberg
6.1
Greg Maddux
5.0
NL
77
85
.475
4
-0
-34
-0.1
-0.1
Andre Dawson
4.8
Greg Maddux
5.2
NL
76
85
.472
6
4
-81
-0.4
-0.1
Andre Dawson
4.0
Rick Sutcliffe
6.1
NL
70
90
.438
5
0
-101
-0.3
-0.4
Jody Davis
4.0
Lee Smith
3.2
NL
77
84
.478
4
1
-43
-0.1
-0.2
Ryne Sandberg
5.8
Dennis Eckersley
4.6
NL
96
65
.596
1
5
104
0.4
0.3
Ryne Sandberg
8.5
Dennis Eckersley
3.9
NL
71
91
.438
5
-8
-18
-0.0
-0.1
Ryne Sandberg
3.7
Lee Smith
4.8
NL
73
89
.451
5
-4
-33
-0.1
-0.1
Leon Durham
4.6
Fergie Jenkins
3.7
NL
38
65
.369
6
-1
-113
-0.7
-0.4
Bill Buckner
1.2
Mike Krukow
2.3
NL
64
98
.395
6
-5
-114
-0.7
-0.1
Tim Blackwell
3.0
Rick Reuschel
5.7
NL
80
82
.494
5
-1
-1
-0.3
0.3
Dave Kingman
4.1
Rick Reuschel
5.7
NL
79
83
.488
3
4
-60
-0.4
-0.0
Ivan de Jesus
3.6
Rick Reuschel
5.5
NL
81
81
.500
4
5
-47
-0.6
0.4
Ivan de Jesus
2.7
Rick Reuschel
9.4
NL
75
87
.463
4
7
-117
-0.6
-0.1
Rick Monday
4.4
Ray Burris
5.2
NL
75
87
.463
5
5
-115
-0.1
-0.7
Bill Madlock
4.9
Steve Stone
3.5
NL
66
96
.407
6
1
-157
-0.4
-0.6
Jose Cardenal
2.6
Rick Reuschel
3.5
NL
77
84
.478
5
1
-41
-0.6
0.4
Rick Monday
2.3
Rick Reuschel
5.8
NL
85
70
.548
2
-6
118
0.1
0.6
Billy Williams
6.1
Fergie Jenkins
5.9
NL
83
79
.512
3
3
-11
-0.4
0.3
Billy Williams
4.3
Fergie Jenkins
10.3
NL
84
78
.519
2
-10
127
-0.0
0.8
Billy Williams
6.6
Fergie Jenkins
7.3
NL
92
70
.568
2
-1
109
0.0
0.7
Ron Santo
5.5
Bill Hands
8.4
NL
84
78
.519
3
3
1
0.1
-0.1
Ron Santo
6.4
Fergie Jenkins
6.2
NL
87
74
.540
3
-2
78
0.3
0.2
Ron Santo
9.8
Fergie Jenkins
5.0
NL
59
103
.364
10
-5
-165
-0.4
-0.7
Ron Santo
8.9
Fergie Jenkins
3.3
NL
72
90
.444
8
1
-88
-0.3
-0.2
Billy Williams
7.7
Ted Abernathy
3.2
NL
76
86
.469
8
3
-75
-0.2
-0.3
Ron Santo
8.9
Larry Jackson
6.0
NL
82
80
.506
7
2
-8
-0.5
0.4
Ron Santo
6.7
Dick Ellsworth
10.2
NL
59
103
.364
9
-2
-195
-0.8
-0.5
George Altman
3.8
Cal Koonce
3.3
NL
64
90
.416
7
-2
-111
-0.3
-0.5
Ernie Banks
4.6
Don Cardwell
6.1
NL
60
94
.390
7
-3
-142
-0.3
-0.6
Ernie Banks
7.8
Dick Ellsworth
2.0
NL
74
80
.481
5
-1
-15
-0.1
0.0
Ernie Banks
10.2
Bill Henry
4.4
NL
72
82
.468
5
-3
-16
0.2
-0.4
Ernie Banks
9.4
Don Elston
2.6
NL
62
92
.403
7
-5
-94
-0.4
-0.3
Ernie Banks
6.4
Moe Drabowsky
4.5
NL
60
94
.390
8
-5
-111
-0.5
-0.3
Ernie Banks
5.3
Bob Rush
3.7
NL
72
81
.471
6
5
-87
-0.6
-0.0
Ernie Banks
8.1
Bob Rush
5.5
NL
64
90
.416
7
-6
-66
-0.2
-0.3
Hank Sauer
3.5
Bob Rush
5.2
NL
65
89
.422
7
8
-202
-0.8
-0.6
Dee Fondy
2.1
Warren Hacker
3.8
NL
77
77
.500
5
0
-3
-0.3
0.2
Hank Sauer
5.7
Warren Hacker
5.9
NL
62
92
.403
8
-1
-136
-0.6
-0.3
Randy Jackson
2.8
Paul Minner
3.1
NL
64
89
.418
7
1
-129
-0.5
-0.4
Andy Pafko
6.6
Bob Rush
4.3
NL
61
93
.396
8
3
-180
-0.6
-0.6
Hank Sauer
3.5
Bob Rush
2.5
NL
64
90
.416
8
-1
-109
-0.5
-0.3
Andy Pafko
6.0
Johnny Schmitz
5.4
NL
69
85
.448
6
9
-155
-0.7
-0.3
Bill Nicholson
3.5
Johnny Schmitz
3.7
NL
82
71
.536
3
0
45
0.2
0.1
Phil Cavarretta
5.1
Johnny Schmitz
5.2
NL
98
56
.636
1
-1
203
0.5
0.9
Stan Hack
6.0
Claude Passeau
5.0
NL
75
79
.487
4
-5
33
0.4
-0.1
Bill Nicholson
6.0
Claude Passeau
5.2
NL
74
79
.484
5
-6
32
0.3
-0.1
Bill Nicholson
6.9
Hi Bithorn
5.3
NL
68
86
.442
6
-1
-74
-0.1
-0.4
Bill Nicholson
5.8
Claude Passeau
2.6
NL
70
84
.455
6
-7
-4
0.2
-0.2
Stan Hack
5.6
Claude Passeau
3.7
NL
75
79
.487
5
-7
45
0.1
0.2
Stan Hack
5.5
Claude Passeau
6.4
NL
84
70
.545
4
2
46
0.2
0.1
Hank Leiber
4.1
Claude Passeau
5.2
NL
89
63
.586
1
1
115
0.2
0.6
Stan Hack
5.3
Bill Lee
7.7
NL
93
61
.604
2
3
129
0.7
0.2
Billy Herman
5.7
Bill Lee
4.1
NL
87
67
.565
2
-6
152
0.3
0.7
Billy Herman
6.8
Larry French
4.9
NL
100
54
.649
1
-2
250
0.9
0.8
Billy Herman
6.9
Lon Warneke
4.1
NL
86
65
.570
3
4
66
0.0
0.4
Gabby Hartnett
4.0
Lon Warneke
5.0
NL
86
68
.558
3
-4
110
0.4
0.4
Billy Jurges
4.2
Lon Warneke
6.5
NL
90
64
.584
1
4
87
0.1
0.5
Billy Herman
3.6
Lon Warneke
6.9
NL
84
70
.545
3
-4
118
0.9
-0.1
Rogers Hornsby
5.2
Bob Smith
4.0
NL
90
64
.584
2
2
128
0.7
0.1
Hack Wilson
7.4
Pat Malone
4.4
NL
98
54
.645
1
3
224
1.1
0.5
Rogers Hornsby
10.4
Charlie Root
4.9
NL
91
63
.591
3
3
99
0.0
0.7
Hack Wilson
5.3
Sheriff Blake
5.6
NL
85
68
.556
4
-1
89
0.2
0.4
Hack Wilson
6.0
Guy Bush
3.5
NL
82
72
.532
4
-4
80
-0.2
0.8
Hack Wilson
5.2
Charlie Root
5.2
NL
68
86
.442
8
-4
-50
-0.3
-0.0
Sparky Adams
2.7
Pete Alexander
4.6
NL
81
72
.529
5
5
-1
-0.1
0.1
George Grantham
4.1
Vic Aldridge
3.0
NL
83
71
.539
4
1
52
0.0
0.3
Bob O'Farrell
4.5
Pete Alexander
5.2
NL
80
74
.519
5
6
-37
-0.1
-0.1
Ray Grimes
5.6
Pete Alexander
4.6
NL
64
89
.418
7
-2
-105
-0.2
-0.5
Ray Grimes
3.2
Pete Alexander
4.7
NL
75
79
.487
5
-0
-16
0.1
-0.2
Zeb Terry
3.3
Pete Alexander
12.1
NL
75
65
.536
3
-1
47
-0.5
0.8
Charlie Hollocher
4.2
Pete Alexander
7.5
NL
84
45
.651
1
2
145
0.4
0.8
Charlie Hollocher
5.0
Hippo Vaughn
7.8
NL
74
80
.481
5
-1
-15
-0.1
0.0
Larry Doyle
1.5
Hippo Vaughn
6.8
NL
67
86
.438
5
-7
-21
-0.4
0.2
Cy Williams
4.1
Hippo Vaughn
6.5
NL
73
80
.477
4
2
-50
0.0
-0.3
Vic Saier
3.8
Jimmy Lavender
3.9
NL
78
76
.506
4
5
-33
0.0
-0.3
Vic Saier
4.1
Hippo Vaughn
3.3
NL
88
65
.575
3
2
90
0.6
0.0
Heinie Zimmerman
4.6
Larry Cheney
4.5
NL
91
59
.607
3
7
88
0.5
0.1
Heinie Zimmerman
7.0
Larry Cheney
4.5
NL
92
62
.597
2
-1
150
0.5
0.5
Frank Schulte
5.3
Lew Richie
4.8
NL
104
50
.675
1
3
213
0.7
0.8
Solly Hofman
5.3
King Cole
5.6
NL
104
49
.680
2
-3
245
0.6
1.1
Joe Tinker
4.8
Mordecai Brown
8.7
NL
99
55
.643
1
2
163
0.7
0.4
Joe Tinker
7.9
Mordecai Brown
8.2
NL
107
45
.704
1
7
184
0.3
0.9
Johnny Evers
5.3
Orval Overall
5.6
NL
116
36
.763
1
3
324
1.0
1.2
Frank Chance
7.3
Mordecai Brown
7.1
NL
92
61
.601
3
-11
225
0.1
1.4
Frank Chance
5.6
Ed Reulbach
8.3
NL
93
60
.608
2
7
82
0.1
0.5
Frank Chance
5.9
Jake Weimer
6.1
NL
82
56
.594
3
3
96
0.4
0.4
Frank Chance
5.7
Jake Weimer
5.5
NL
68
69
.496
5
-4
29
-0.1
0.3
Jimmy Slagle
4.4
Jack Taylor
9.3
NL
53
86
.381
6
-4
-121
-0.4
-0.6
Topsy Hartsel
5.5
Rube Waddell
2.4
NL
65
75
.464
6
6
-116
-0.8
-0.0
Sam Mertes
2.4
Clark Griffith
4.5
NL
75
73
.507
8
-4
49
0.1
0.2
Bill Lange
3.5
Clark Griffith
4.4
NL
85
65
.567
4
-4
149
0.5
0.6
Bill Dahlen
5.7
Clark Griffith
10.7
NL
59
73
.447
9
-2
-62
0.0
-0.5
Jimmy Callahan
4.3
Clark Griffith
4.6
NL
71
57
.555
5
6
16
-0.1
0.3
Bill Dahlen
7.1
Clark Griffith
6.0
NL
72
58
.554
4
6
12
-0.4
0.6
Bill Lange
5.3
Clark Griffith
8.1
NL
57
75
.432
8
-7
-25
-0.1
-0.2
Bill Dahlen
4.6
Clark Griffith
5.9
NL
56
71
.441
9
-4
-45
-0.1
-0.3
Bill Dahlen
2.7
Willie McGill
5.3
NL
70
76
.479
7
7
-100
-0.9
0.1
Bill Dahlen
6.1
Bill Hutchinson
8.6
NL
82
53
.607
2
6
102
0.5
0.4
Cap Anson
3.9
Bill Hutchinson
10.5
NL
83
53
.610
2
2
155
0.3
0.9
Cap Anson
5.4
Bill Hutchinson
8.3
NL
67
65
.508
3
-3
53
-0.1
0.5
Cap Anson
6.4
Ad Gumbert
3.3
NL
77
58
.570
2
2
75
0.6
0.0
Cap Anson
6.9
Gus Krock
6.8
NL
71
50
.587
3
3
97
-0.2
1.1
Cap Anson
5.2
John Clarkson
14.9
NL
90
34
.726
1
-0
345
1.5
1.5
King Kelly
7.3
Jim McCormick
7.3
NL
87
25
.777
1
2
364
1.9
1.5
George Gore
4.9
John Clarkson
13.1
NL
62
50
.554
5
-9
187
1.6
0.1
Ned Williamson
5.9
Larry Corcoran
6.5
NL
59
39
.602
2
-1
139
1.0
0.5
George Gore
3.8
Larry Corcoran
6.5
NL
55
29
.655
1
-8
251
1.7
1.4
Cap Anson
4.4
Larry Corcoran
6.0
NL
56
28
.667
1
-1
171
1.5
0.7
Cap Anson
5.9
Larry Corcoran
1.9
NL
67
17
.798
1
5
221
1.5
1.2
Cap Anson
5.0
Larry Corcoran
7.1
NL
46
33
.582
4
4
26
-0.2
0.6
Ned Williamson
4.2
Terry Larkin
5.0
NL
30
30
.500
4
-3
40
0.7
-0.0
Bob Ferguson
3.1
Terry Larkin
4.0
NL
26
33
.441
5
-3
-9
0.2
-0.4
Cap Anson
2.2
George Bradley
3.0
NL
52
14
.788
1
-5
367
3.5
2.4
Ross Barnes
5.7
Al Spalding
9.2

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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