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2015 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 08-26)
1 Kansas City Royals 77 49 .611 - 4.39 3.75 0.64 8.9 3
2 Minnesota Twins 65 61 .516 12.0 4.36 4.42 -0.06 10.9 21
3 Cleveland Indians 60 66 .476 17.0 4.05 4.17 -0.12 -10.8 8
3 Detroit Tigers 60 66 .476 17.0 4.45 4.83 -0.38 -2.5 16
5 Chicago White Sox 59 66 .472 17.5 3.82 4.28 -0.46 3.7 23



2015 Rankings

77 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
49 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.611 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.39 RS/G is 9th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.75 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.64 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
8.9 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 17 19 .472 151 158 .253 .314 .398
Detroit Tigers 17 19 .472 162 177 .263 .322 .408
Kansas City Royals 17 19 .472 150 155 .266 .314 .399
Chicago White Sox 17 20 .459 156 168 .259 .316 .404
Minnesota Twins 16 20 .444 161 178 .256 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by CS

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

5 CS
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

4 CS
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4 CS

Top pitching performers by L

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

7 L
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

7 L
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

7 L

Hitters by CS descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB
Sorted Descending
CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 529 68 17 3 3 39 24 55 13 5 .266 .308 .332 .230 13.2 1.7
2Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.6 2.8
3Lorenzo Cain 481 78 29 6 12 56 28 78 24 4 .311 .364 .486 .305 37.0 5.1
4Omar Infante 429 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .219 .234 .311 .201 -13.8 -2.0
5Eric Hosmer 520 77 26 4 14 76 45 84 5 2 .311 .372 .472 .294 24.5 2.8
6Mike Moustakas 486 57 24 1 15 54 35 52 1 2 .279 .346 .444 .286 30.7 3.9
7Paulo Orlando 189 23 8 5 4 18 5 36 3 2 .239 .267 .406 .241 1.1 0.1
8Jarrod Dyson 181 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .261 .328 .391 .260 10.5 1.3
9Ben Zobrist 111 18 6 0 4 13 16 11 0 2 .330 .423 .521 .340 11.8 1.1
10Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
11Kendrys Morales 508 56 34 1 14 87 43 78 0 0 .285 .352 .456 .281 13.7 1.4
12Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
13Salvador Perez 429 36 19 0 18 54 8 66 1 0 .251 .266 .427 .247 10.4 1.1
14Alex Rios 312 31 15 0 2 22 11 46 8 0 .250 .285 .322 .226 -4.1 0.1
15Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
18Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 4.5 -0.2
19Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.114 3.7 0.1
22Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.2 0.1
23Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 7.9 -0.4
24Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .198 -1.2 -0.1
25Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.4 0.1
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 3.3 0.0
28Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1

Pitchers by L descending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Descending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Yordano Ventura 8 7 0 20 20 114.3 8.74 2.99 7.56 0.94 4.64 3.92567 4.97 4.5 0.5
2Edinson Volquez 11 7 0 26 26 158.7 8.11 3.23 6.75 0.62 3.40 3.7236 4.56 7.9 0.9
3Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38294 5.62 -2.4 -0.2
4Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.58285 5.10 3.3 0.3
5Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.49758 4.87 5.6 0.6
6Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57568 4.27 4.6 0.5
7Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27505 5.17 1.1 0.1
8Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56826 4.22 4.2 0.4
9Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30707 3.93 3.9 0.4
10Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.57778 3.75 2.7 0.3
11Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 58 0 57.3 5.65 3.30 8.16 0.47 2.04 3.18203 3.15 8.0 0.9
12Greg Holland 3 1 28 41 0 38.0 7.34 5.45 10.42 0.47 3.55 3.29647 3.97 4.0 0.4
13Franklin Morales 3 1 0 53 0 52.3 6.88 2.06 5.85 0.17 2.24 2.80653 3.42 6.3 0.7
14Wade Davis 7 1 12 54 0 52.7 5.13 2.56 10.25 0.34 1.03 2.18188 2.47 12.3 1.3
15Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.16144 3.85 3.7 0.2
16Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.715 5.16 -0.5 -0.1
17Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05512 3.93 2.0 0.2
18Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1123 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
19Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.72763 2.91 0.9 0.1
20Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.22235 3.13 6.2 0.7

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