wRC Leaders Over the Last Year

With the All-Star selections being made by the fans and managers, here are the offensive leaders over the last year (July-Oct. in 2011 and Apr.-June in 2012) using wRC totals from Fangraphs.

Rank Name wRC
1 Joey Votto 137.9
2 Miguel Cabrera 131.1
3 Ryan Braun 125.2
4 Jose Bautista 119.3
5 Josh Hamilton 118.7
6 Robinson Cano 118.3
7 David Ortiz 115.8
8 Curtis Granderson 112.9
9 Melky Cabrera 112.0
10 Ian Kinsler 111.0

Rank Name wRC
11 Hunter Pence 110.0
12 Prince Fielder 109.4
13 Carlos Beltran 108.4
14 Edwin Encarnacion 107.7
15 Giancarlo Stanton 106.8
16 Andrew McCutchen 106.4
17 Alex Gordon 106.3
18 Josh Willingham 104.5
19 Carlos Gonzalez 104.1
20 Dan Uggla 103.9
21 Albert Pujols 103.3
22 Mike Napoli 102.5
23 David Wright 101.4
24 Corey Hart 101.4
25 Dustin Pedroia 101.3
26 Matt Holliday 99.6
27 Adrian Gonzalez 99.3
28 Dexter Fowler 99.3
29 Paul Konerko 99.3
30 Aramis Ramirez 97.1

As a whole, not too many surprises on the list, but two names do stick out, Melky Cabrera and Dan Uggla. Both have taken quite a bit of fire for being All-Star selections. If a person just looks at their offensive production over the last year, they rank with some of the best players in baseball.

One thought on “wRC Leaders Over the Last Year

  1. If any one saw the earlier post, some of the data was missing and now the number are correct.

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