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2016 Chicago Cubs


103 - 58

(1st place in the NL Central)

2015 / 2017 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 808 / 691 (+117)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 556 / 702 (+146)

Pythagorean Record: 107 - 54 (-4)

Home Record: 57 - 24 (.704) +14.0 wins
Away Record: 46 - 34 (.575) +8.4 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
Baseball-Reference Links Links
Team Page Schedule/Results Retrosheet
Batting Stats Transactions Baseball-Almanac
Pitching Stats Minor Lg Affiliates BR Bullpen
Def Lineups Batting Orders Wikipedia

Wrigley Field

Attendance: 3,232,420 Avg Att: 39,906 (1.27)
Att Rank: 4 / 15 Lg Avg: 31,421
       
Park Factor: 0.97    
HR Factor: 1.00 R/L HR: 1.07 / 0.93

Notes:


• World Series Champions
• Central Division Champions
• Defeated Cleveland Indians in the World Series
• Defeated Los Angeles Dodgers in the NLCS
• Defeated San Francisco Giants in the NLDS


2016 Chicago Cubs
rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field
24
0.2
1.1
-0.5
26
0.4
0.2
0.4
31
1.0
0.6
0.5
28
0.1
0.1
0.0
23
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
Center Field
30
4.3
4.0
0.1
22
0.7
0.4
0.3

Right Field
26
1.6
0.3
1.9
Shortstop
22
4.3
1.6
2.0
Second Base
35
3.8
4.2
-0.4
35
0.2
0.3
-0.1
Third Base
24
7.7
6.9
1.1
23
3.4
1.4
1.7
27
0.6
0.7
-0.2
22
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
First Base
26
5.7
5.6
1.1
Manager W-L
62
103-58
.640
12.6
Catcher
32
-0.4
0.2
-0.9
24
1.8
1.6
-0.1
39
1.7
0.6
0.8
28
-0.4
-0.2
-0.3
Starting Pitcher
32
202.2
5.2
5.3
-0.1
30
197.1
4.2
3.4
0.8
26
190.0
4.9
5.0
-0.1
37
188.1
2.2
2.5
-0.3
33
166.2
1.6
1.1
0.5
26
38.1
0.5
0.4
0.0
26
6.0
0.2
0.2
-0.0
29
3.0
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
Relief Pitcher
28
65.2
0.9
0.9
0.0
29
61.0
0.6
0.5
0.1
27
52.2
0.2
0.1
0.0
28
51.0
0.4
0.4
0.0
31
47.1
0.7
0.7
0.0
24
36.0
0.2
0.2
0.0
28
34.2
-0.9
-0.9
-0.0
28
26.2
1.2
1.1
0.0
28
21.1
-0.5
-0.5
-0.0
24
16.0
0.5
0.6
-0.0
32
14.1
0.3
0.2
0.0
32
14.0
-0.6
-0.6
-0.0
26
9.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
27
7.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
40
4.0
-0.4
-0.4
-0.0
24
2.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
41
2.0
0.1
0.1
0.0

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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