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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 R

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

78 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

77 R
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

68 R

Top pitching performers by VORP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

12.3 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

8.0 VORP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

7.9 VORP

Hitters by R descending

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Rank

Player

PA
Sorted Descending
R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

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

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1Wade 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
2Kelvin 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
3Edinson 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
4Franklin 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
5Luke 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
6Danny 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
7Johnny 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
8Yordano 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
9Joe 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
10Greg 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
11Ryan 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
12Kris 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
13Chris 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
14Yohan 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
15Jason 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
16Jason 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
17Aaron 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
18Brandon 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
19Michael 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
20Jeremy 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

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