Power Rankings
Explanation
#
Tm
Lg
1
AL
.501
.631
.681
.574
2
AL
.570
.560
.537
.562
3
AL
.548
.594
.528
.560
4
AL
.524
.581
.606
.557
5
NL
.528
.565
.550
.544
6
NL
.522
.543
.555
.534
7
NL
.511
.546
.560
.531
8
AL
.520
.514
.597
.531
9
NL
.495
.495
.642
.519
10
AL
.522
.537
.467
.518
11
NL
.511
.525
.518
.517
12
AL
.491
.540
.540
.515
13
AL
.521
.514
.486
.513
14
NL
.472
.535
.557
.507
15
AL
.500
.508
.506
.504
16
AL
.502
.535
.446
.504
17
NL
.495
.521
.466
.499
18
NL
.513
.487
.428
.491
19
NL
.513
.429
.540
.489
20
AL
.503
.475
.472
.489
21
NL
.510
.477
.402
.481
22
NL
.462
.486
.484
.474
23
NL
.471
.471
.445
.467
24
AL
.480
.470
.413
.466
25
NL
.502
.455
.360
.463
26
AL
.479
.453
.421
.461
27
NL
.463
.429
.455
.450
28
NL
.466
.437
.419
.449
29
AL
.463
.424
.444
.447
30
AL
.455
.387
.441
.430
Top Players
2014 Season
Pos Player Tm
WAR
C
MIL
4.6
1B
ARI
4.4
2B
HOU
3.8
3B
OAK
5.1
SS
COL
5.6
LF
CLE
4.1
CF
LAA
5.7
RF
ATL
5.1
DH
BAL
2.7
     
SP
SLN
5.2
SP
LAN
5.2
SP
SEA
5.1
SP
CHA
4.7
SP
PHI
3.9
RP
NYA
2.5
RP
KCA
2.3
RP
BAL
2.3
RP
BOS
2.2
RP
CHA
2.1
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

 
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Today's Birthdays
All-Time (Top 5)
Player
Pos
Born
Age
WAR
2B
1886
(1974)
45.3
SP
1892
(1960)
29.5
RF
1922
(2007)
26.5
1B
1957
57
16.1
CF
1936
78
16.1
Active (Top 3)
Player
Pos
Born
Age
WAR
SP
1992
22
7.8
C
1983
31
2.1
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com





Stolen Bases
Above Average
2014 Season
# Player
Pos
Age
Tm
SB
1
2B
26.2
LAN
39.3
2
CF
23.8
CIN
35.6
3
2B
24.2
HOU
34.0
4
LF
29.1
NYN
21.8
5
CF
26.2
PHI
21.3
6
CF
30.8
NYA
21.0
7
LF
33.7
DET
20.4
8
SS
27.5
KCA
16.6
9
CF
29.9
KCA
15.6
10
CF
25.8
SEA
15.6

Walks Avoided
Above Average
2014 Season
# Player Th Age Tm
BB
1
R
28.0
MIN
28.8
2
L
28.8
TBA
27.9
3
R
33.2
SEA
23.8
4
R
41.1
NYN
20.7
5
R
25.7
NYA
19.0
6
R
31.0
MULT
17.4
7
R
39.0
SFN
17.1
8
R
29.7
CLE
16.5
9
L
28.9
BAL
16.5
10
R
26.6
CIN
15.8

 
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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry.

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James