No Dodgers Listed on Top 10 Runs Created List

The Runs Created Above Average charts are void of any Dodger player, listing Jose Reyes of the Mets the clear league leader at 16 runs above average. Carlos Beltran, also of the Mets and Barry Bonds of San Francisco are tied for second with 12 and Hanley Ramirez of -- is fourth. Former Dodger Shawn Green is tied for seventh with seven points.

The Mets (40), Brewers (24), Marlins (18) and Padres (15) are the top National League teams. The Dodgers, at a -5, are seventh on the list.

Runs Created is a formula that uses times on base divided by plate appearances. The simple formula is (hits+ walks) divided by (at bats + walks). That equals Runs Created. The league average is subtracted to determine how many runs the player or team is above the league average.
 Team Totals
40 - Mets
24 - Brewers
18 - Marlins
15 - Padres
 6 - Braves

 6 - Phillies
-5 - Dodgers
-6 - Astros
-8 - Cubs
-9 - Giants

-10 - Nationals
-11 - Rockies
-14 - Reds
-15 - Pirates

-18 - Diamondbacks
-27 - Cardinals.
The Dodgers are led by catcher Russell Martin, followed by a pair of 39-year-olds, Luis Gonzalez and Jeff Kent. Only Matt Kemp, Olmedo Saenz and Wilson Valdez are above the imaginary Runs Created Mendoza line, with Brady Clark at a break even total. The charts for the National League West:
 DODGERS (-5)
 4 - Russell Martin       
 3 - Luis Gonzalez        
 3 - Jeff Kent            
 1 - Nomar Garciaparra    
 1 - Matt Kemp            
 1 - Olmedo Saenz         
 1 - Wilson Valdez        
 0 - Brady Clark          
-1 - Marlon Anderson      
-1 - Andre Ethier         
-2 - Mike Lieberthal      
-2 - Ramon Martinez       
-4 - Wilson Betemit       
-4 - Juan Pierre          
-5 - Rafael Furcal        

 PADRES (+15)
 6 - Marcus Giles         
 6 - Adrian Gonzalez       
 5 - Jose Cruz Jr         
 4 - Russ Branyan         
 3 - Brian Giles          
 3 - Khalil Greene        
 2 - Pete LaForest        
 1 - Rob Bowen            
 0 - Paul McAnulty        
-1 - Terrmel Sledge       
-2 - Josh Bard            
-3 - Mike Cameron         
-4 - Geoff Blum           
-5 - Kevin Kouzmanoff     

 GIANTS (-9)
12 - Barry Bonds          
 2 - Rich Aurilia         
 2 - Ray Durham           
 0 - Kevin Frandsen       
 0 - Lance Niekro         
-1 - Ryan Klesko          
-1 - Mark Sweeney         
-2 - Eliezer Alfonzo      
-2 - Todd Linden          
-2 - Bengie Molina        
-2 - Dave Roberts         
-3 - Pedro Feliz          
-5 - Randy Winn           
-7 - Omar Vizquel         

 ROCKIES (-11)
 7 - Matt Holliday        
 5 - Todd Helton          
 3 - Garrett Atkins       
 3 - Kazuo Matsui         
 0 - Jeff Baker           
 0 - Clint Barmes         
 9 - Brad Hawpe           
-1 - John Mabry           
-2 - Yorvit Torrealba     
-3 - Jamey Carroll        
-5 - Steve Finley         
-5- Chris Iannetta       
-6 - Willy Taveras        
-7 - Troy Tulowitzki      

 DIAMONDBACKS (-18)
 7 - Orlando Hudson       
 6 - Eric Byrnes          
 0 - Tony Clark           
-1 - Rob Hammock          
-1 - Miguel Montero       
-2 - Brian Barden         
-2 - Carlos Quentin       
-3 - Scott Hairston       
-3 - Conor Jackson        
-3 - Chris Snyder         
-3 - Chris Young          
-4 - Stephen Drew         
-4 - Chad Tracy           
-5 - Alberto Callaspo     

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