Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Quarter Season All-MLB Team



With most of the MLB teams playing roughly 40 games, that means the 2011 season is already a quarter of the way complete. The following is a 25-man roster compiled of the best that baseball has to offer. Some decisions were tough, but OPS and ERA/WHIP are the stats that held the most weight.

*All stats are through Monday May 16th games.

Starting 9:
(Batting Average/OPS)

C - Alex Avila/DET .268/.854, 15 R, 8 2B, 6 HR, 24 RBI, 2 SB.

1B - Joey Votto/CIN .345/1.028, 32 R, 11 2B, 2 3B, 5 HR, 23 RBI, 4 SB.

2B - Rickie Weeks/MIL .301/.881, 25 R, 9 2B, 2 3B, 7 HR, 14 RBI, 5 SB.

3B - Kevin Youkilis/BOS .254/.891, 24 R, 11 2B, 7 HR, 27 RBI.

SS - Jhonny Peralta/DET .305/.882, 18 R, 6 2B, 2 3B, 6 HR, 23 RBI.

LF - Matt Holliday/STL .379/1.055, 29 R, 13 2B, 5 HR, 28 RBI.

CF - Curtin Granderson/NYY .280/.993, 29 R, 4 2B, 3 3B, 14 HR, 31 RBI, 4 SB.

RF - Jose Bautista/TOR .370/1.365, 35 R, 7 2B, 16 HR, 27 RBI, 4 SB.

DH - Lance Berkman/STL .344/1.131, 30 R, 7 2B, 11 HR, 34 RBI.

Bench:
C - Russell Martin/NYY .252/.848, 18 R, 5 2B, 7 HR, 22 RBI, 2 SB.

OF - Matt Joyce/TBR .367/1.035, 24 R, 11 2B, 6 HR, 19 RBI, 3 SB.

OF - Ryan Braun/MIL .307/.994, 30 R, 4 2B, 2 3B, 12 HR, 33 RBI, 7 SB.

UTL - Ben Zobrist/TBR .289/.936, 31 R, 13 2B, 2 3B, 8 HR, 27 RBI, 5 SB.

Rotation:
(ERA/WHIP & BB:K)
*Minimum 8 Starts

1. Josh Johnson/FLA 3-1, 1.64/0.98, 60.1 IP, 20:56.

2. Josh Beckett/BOS 3-1, 1.75/0.90, 51.1 IP, 15:49.

3. Trevor Cahill/OAK 6-1, 1.82/1.16, 59.1 IP, 18:46.

4. Jaime Garcia/STL 5-0, 1.89/1.03, 52.1 IP, 12:48.

5. Dan Haren/LAA 4-2, 1.93/0.84, 65.1 IP, 8:61.

Bullpen:
*Mariano Rivera/NYY 19 G, 18.2 IP, 1.45/0.86, 3:16, 13 SV, 1 W.

*Leo Nunez/FLA 22 G, 21.2 IP, 2.91/1.25, 9:21, 15 SV.

*Francisco Rodriguez/NYM 20 G, 20.2 IP, 0.87/1.40, 11:23, 12 SV, 1 W.

*Drew Storen/WAS 21 G, 23.2 IP, 0.38/0.76, 5:19, 9 SV, 2 HLD, 3 W.

*Jonny Venters/ATL 23 G, 23.1 IP, 0.77/0.64, 6:23, 10 HLD, 1 SV, 3 W.

*Mike Adams/SDP 20 G, 20.2 IP, 0.87/0.48, 2:19, 8 HLD, 1 SV, 2 W.

*Sergio Santos/CHW 15 G, 19 IP, 0.00/0.89, 9:22, 5 SV, 1 HLD, 2 W.

1 comment:

Beer-a-Thon said...

Brian McCann would have been a good selection for catcher.