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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 07-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 61 38 .616 - 4.35 3.59 0.76 5.4 2
2 Minnesota Twins 52 47 .525 9.0 4.24 4.17 0.07 7.9 15
3 Chicago White Sox 48 50 .490 12.5 3.62 4.16 -0.54 5.1 21
4 Detroit Tigers 48 52 .480 13.5 4.44 4.79 -0.35 0.1 16
5 Cleveland Indians 45 54 .455 16.0 3.84 4.33 -0.49 -5.4 14



2015 Rankings

61 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
38 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.616 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.35 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
3.59 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0.76 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
5.4 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 32 30 .516 299 284 .265 .324 .413
Kansas City Royals 31 32 .492 264 269 .265 .314 .396
Chicago White Sox 31 33 .484 280 287 .259 .316 .398
Cleveland Indians 30 33 .476 265 280 .252 .315 .397
Minnesota Twins 29 34 .460 293 315 .257 .317 .407

Top offensive performers by RBI

Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

68 RBI
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

53 RBI
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

46 RBI

Top pitching performers by HR9

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

4.50 HR9
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

1.69 HR9
Chris Young
Chris Young

1.33 HR9

Hitters by RBI descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR
Sorted Descending
RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kendrys Morales 397 43 26 0 12 68 27 61 0 0 .287 .343 .457 .282 10.8 1.1
2Eric Hosmer 398 53 19 4 10 53 33 71 4 2 .308 .368 .467 .297 19.4 2.2
3Lorenzo Cain 370 62 22 4 11 46 26 59 18 3 .313 .370 .501 .318 33.9 5.0
4Salvador Perez 348 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .249 .264 .427 .254 9.4 1.0
5Mike Moustakas 381 45 17 1 10 39 24 40 1 2 .294 .354 .438 .294 25.1 3.0
6Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .319 24.1 2.9
7Alcides Escobar 400 53 17 2 2 35 18 42 7 4 .287 .327 .360 .251 19.0 2.4
8Omar Infante 350 34 20 3 1 29 7 56 1 2 .230 .244 .316 .211 -7.0 -0.9
9Paulo Orlando 158 20 4 5 4 17 5 29 3 1 .242 .276 .416 .246 1.2 0.2
10Alex Rios 215 26 9 0 2 15 7 33 7 0 .257 .293 .332 .234 -1.6 -0.2
11Jarrod Dyson 148 19 5 5 1 12 10 23 17 1 .254 .326 .392 .265 7.5 1.0
12Cheslor Cuthbert 19 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .315 1.9 0.2
13Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .222 1.0 0.1
14Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 0.7 0.0
15Drew Butera 45 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .190 .209 .214 .164 -1.1 -0.1
16Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
17Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .153 1.2 0.0
18Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
19Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 3.5 -0.2
20Wade Davis 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 -.012 -2.1 -0.2
22Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 3.5 0.1
25Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 5.3 -0.3
27Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -0.2 0.0

Pitchers by HR9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Descending
HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0478 10.01 -0.9 -0.1
2Kris Medlen 0 0 0 2 0 5.3 8.44 3.38 8.44 1.69 6.75 4.73528 6.09 -0.9 -0.1
3Chris Young 8 6 0 21 15 95.0 6.92 2.75 5.78 1.33 3.32 4.59513 5.21 0.7 0.0
4Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.50377 4.20 3.5 0.3
5Jeremy Guthrie 7 6 0 19 19 107.7 11.28 2.59 4.68 1.17 5.35 4.70102 5.09 1.2 0.2
6Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.65051 5.35 -1.3 -0.1
7Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.21056 5.10 0.8 0.1
8Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.51328 3.67 2.4 0.3
9Danny Duffy 4 4 0 14 14 76.0 9.24 3.43 5.68 0.83 4.03 4.24513 4.75 2.7 0.3
10Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 24 0 23.7 7.99 3.04 9.51 0.76 3.04 3.04777 3.05 4.2 0.5
11Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.53977 4.58 3.5 0.4
12Ryan Madson 1 1 1 43 0 40.7 5.75 1.99 7.97 0.66 1.77 2.974 3.51 3.7 0.4
13Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.7065 4.46 5.3 0.7
14Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 42.7 5.91 2.74 8.44 0.63 1.90 3.0712 2.86 6.1 0.7
15Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 3.99062 3.87 1.7 0.2
16Greg Holland 3 0 21 32 0 30.7 6.75 4.99 10.27 0.29 3.23 2.85211 3.40 4.6 0.5
17Franklin Morales 3 0 0 41 0 41.3 6.31 1.96 5.23 0.22 2.18 2.9268 3.64 3.1 0.3
18Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.66314 2.82 0.9 0.1
19Wade Davis 6 1 9 44 0 42.7 4.64 2.74 10.55 0.00 0.42 1.61808 2.15 10.7 1.2

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