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2015's Top Players


National League

Pos Player Tm
C SFN
2.1
1B ARI
2.9
2B MIA
2.8
3B COL
2.3
SS SFN
2.7
LF SDN
2.0
CF ARI
2.2
RF WAS
4.3
DH
SP WAS
3.3
SP PHI
2.8
SP ATL
2.7
SP LAN
2.7
SP PIT
2.1
RP WAS
1.3
RP MIA
1.2
RP SLN
1.2
RP COL
1.1

American League

Pos Player Tm
C OAK
2.4
1B DET
2.2
2B CLE
3.3
3B TOR
2.9
SS DET
1.2
LF DET
1.8
CF LAA
3.0
RF SEA
2.3
DH BAL
1.5
SP HOU
3.1
SP SEA
2.9
SP OAK
2.8
SP TBA
2.2
SP TEX
2.2
RP NYA
1.6
RP MIN
1.4
RP NYA
1.3
RP HOU
1.2

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2015 Division Win Expectancies



American League

West W L W% Div
HOU 30 18 .625
58.1%
LAA 24 24 .500
14.9%
SEA 23 24 .489
13.4%
TEX 23 25 .479
12.1%
OAK 18 32 .360
1.5%
Cent W L W% Div
MIN 28 18 .609
33.5%
KCA 28 18 .609
33.2%
DET 28 21 .571
22.6%
CLE 22 25 .468
5.7%
CHA 21 25 .457
4.9%
East W L W% Div
NYA 25 23 .521
32.0%
TBA 24 24 .500
22.9%
BAL 22 24 .478
17.8%
BOS 22 26 .458
15.2%
TOR 22 27 .449
12.1%



National League

West W L W% Div
LAN 28 18 .609
40.1%
SFN 29 20 .592
39.7%
SDN 23 26 .469
8.3%
ARI 21 25 .457
7.2%
COL 19 26 .422
4.6%
Cent W L W% Div
SLN 31 16 .660
62.6%
CHN 25 21 .543
18.1%
PIT 25 22 .532
15.6%
CIN 19 27 .413
3.2%
MIL 16 32 .333
0.6%
East W L W% Div
WAS 28 19 .596
48.0%
NYN 27 21 .563
32.1%
ATL 23 24 .489
14.6%
PHI 19 30 .388
2.9%
MIA 18 30 .375
2.4%

2015 Wild Card Win Expectancies



American League

Team W L W% WC
MIN 28 18 .609
29.3%
KCA 28 18 .609
28.8%
DET 28 21 .571
28.5%
LAA 24 24 .500
14.1%
HOU 30 18 .625
13.9%
SEA 23 24 .489
12.8%
CLE 22 25 .468
12.6%
TEX 23 25 .479
12.0%
CHA 21 25 .457
11.7%
NYA 25 23 .521
8.8%
TBA 24 24 .500
7.8%
BAL 22 24 .478
6.8%
BOS 22 26 .458
5.9%
TOR 22 27 .449
5.0%
OAK 18 32 .360
2.0%

National League

Team W L W% WC
CHN 25 21 .543
23.8%
SFN 29 20 .592
22.3%
PIT 25 22 .532
22.3%
LAN 28 18 .609
22.1%
NYN 27 21 .563
18.4%
SLN 31 16 .660
17.9%
WAS 28 19 .596
16.6%
ATL 23 24 .489
12.8%
SDN 23 26 .469
11.5%
ARI 21 25 .457
10.0%
COL 19 26 .422
7.4%
CIN 19 27 .413
7.0%
PHI 19 30 .388
3.8%
MIA 18 30 .375
2.7%
MIL 16 32 .333
1.5%

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Today's Birthdays

All-Time (Top 5)

Player Pos Born Age WAR
Eric Davis
CF
1962
53
35.9
George McQuinn
1B
1910
(1978)
22.0
Jerry Hairston
2B
1976
39
13.6
Charlie Hayes
3B
1965
50
10.5
Willard Schmidt
SP
1928
(2007)
6.8

Active (Top 3)

Player Pos Born Age WAR
Trevor Rosenthal
RP
1990
25
3.9


2015 Power Rankings

Methodology

# Tm Lg 2015 L-25 L-10 Rating
1
SLN
NL
.573
.570
.593
.575
2
MIN
AL
.538
.595
.598
.567
3
WAS
NL
.523
.594
.597
.559
4
SFN
NL
.526
.582
.589
.555
5
PIT
NL
.526
.536
.656
.551
6
KCA
AL
.559
.538
.500
.542
7
LAN
NL
.546
.536
.483
.532
8
CLE
AL
.503
.536
.603
.531
9
HOU
AL
.540
.514
.507
.526
10
DET
AL
.536
.518
.456
.517
11
TEX
AL
.488
.542
.552
.516
12
TOR
AL
.496
.507
.526
.505
13
ARI
NL
.502
.483
.543
.502
14
LAA
AL
.500
.509
.489
.501
15
CHN
NL
.515
.489
.474
.499
16
SEA
AL
.492
.501
.513
.498
17
NYN
NL
.513
.486
.477
.498
18
NYA
AL
.520
.483
.458
.497
19
BAL
AL
.493
.494
.489
.493
20
SDN
NL
.502
.474
.498
.492
21
TBA
AL
.498
.484
.451
.485
22
OAK
AL
.471
.438
.492
.463
23
COL
NL
.463
.428
.532
.463
24
ATL
NL
.467
.468
.439
.463
25
CHA
AL
.467
.473
.410
.459
26
BOS
AL
.467
.434
.473
.457
27
MIL
NL
.438
.487
.444
.455
28
PHI
NL
.440
.466
.415
.445
29
MIA
NL
.458
.414
.379
.430
30
CIN
NL
.457
.431
.328
.427
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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