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2015 Rankings

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs642nd
Batting Average.3261st
On Base Percentage.3871st
Slugging Percentage.4931st
Earned Run Average3.2710th
Quality Starts511th
WHIP0.981st
BAA.2259th

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