CSS Button No Image Css3Menu.com

Baseball Prospectus home
  
  

Kansas City Royals
  
PECOTA Cards | Depth Chart | CompensationOfficial SiteTickets

2015 Standings

Click a column header to sort by that column. Click again to reverse sort order. Mouse over a column header link to see the definition, or click the icon to view the stat's Glossary entry. For more exclusive Baseball Prospectus standings data, take a look at the Current Adjusted Standings and Playoff Odds Report. For more stats of all types, see the Sortable Stats page.

American League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 09-02)
1 Kansas City Royals 81 51 .614 - 4.44 3.72 0.72 8.3 3
2 Minnesota Twins 69 63 .523 12.0 4.36 4.37 -0.01 11.8 18
3 Cleveland Indians 64 68 .485 17.0 4.08 4.12 -0.04 -10.3 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 70 .466 19.5 3.81 4.29 -0.48 4.4 23
5 Detroit Tigers 61 71 .462 20.0 4.35 4.98 -0.63 -0.3 22



2015 Rankings

81 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
51 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.614 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.44 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.72 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.72 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
8.3 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-03)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 15 15 .500 127 132 .253 .314 .399
Kansas City Royals 15 15 .500 132 129 .266 .315 .400
Chicago White Sox 15 16 .484 131 140 .259 .316 .403
Detroit Tigers 14 16 .467 136 151 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 14 16 .467 135 149 .257 .320 .413

Top offensive performers by SB

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

26 SB
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

23 SB
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

14 SB

Top pitching performers by HR9

Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

9.00 HR9
Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

4.50 HR9
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

1.53 HR9

Hitters by SB descending

Click a column header to sort by that column. Click again to reverse sort order. For more stats of all types, see the Sortable Stats page.


Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 502 83 30 6 13 61 32 82 26 4 .313 .369 .490 .309 41.1 5.6
2Jarrod Dyson 195 26 6 6 1 15 13 33 23 2 .253 .319 .374 .252 9.6 1.3
3Alcides Escobar 556 70 17 3 3 41 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .322 .226 12.9 1.8
4Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
5Eric Hosmer 541 82 27 4 14 77 47 90 6 2 .309 .370 .466 .294 25.8 2.9
6Paulo Orlando 210 26 10 6 5 21 5 41 3 3 .245 .269 .430 .251 2.8 0.3
7Christian Colon 87 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .241 .302 .291 .212 -0.1 0.0
8Omar Infante 442 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .306 .198 -15.4 -2.3
9Ben Zobrist 136 22 8 0 5 15 19 14 1 2 .319 .412 .517 .337 13.8 1.3
10Alex Gordon 316 33 14 0 11 40 39 64 1 4 .284 .396 .464 .317 24.3 3.0
11Salvador Perez 450 40 19 0 18 56 10 66 1 0 .256 .276 .425 .249 12.2 1.3
12Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .289 33.3 4.1
13Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
14Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
15Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Jonny Gomes 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500 .667 1.000 .539 0.7 0.1
17Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
18Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 9.2 -0.3
20Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 -0.1 0.0
21Cheslor Cuthbert 30 3 1 1 1 8 2 6 0 0 .286 .333 .500 .300 2.5 0.4
22Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.115 2.8 0.1
24Kendrys Morales 534 60 35 1 17 94 45 82 0 0 .287 .354 .471 .288 16.8 1.8
25Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.3 -0.4
26Drew Butera 78 6 2 0 1 5 2 21 0 0 .211 .253 .282 .199 -1.3 -0.1
27Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.6 0.0
28Wade Davis 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 .091 -0.7 -0.1
30Franklin Morales 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
32Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 4.1 0.1
34Terrance Gore 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0

Pitchers by HR9 descending

Click a column header to sort by that column. Click again to reverse sort order. For more stats of all types, see the Sortable Stats page.


Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Descending
HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 0.00 9.00 18.00 19.1225 20.92 -1.5 -0.2
2Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1225 9.99 -0.9 -0.1
3Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.34476 5.60 -2.6 -0.2
4Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.57854 4.23 4.1 0.4
5Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.51231 5.04 3.6 0.3
6Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.46167 3.31 5.6 0.6
7Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.72528 5.18 -0.6 -0.1
8Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.74591 4.37 2.8 0.1
9Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.28533 5.18 0.9 0.1
10Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.50552 4.31 4.6 0.5
11Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.58806 3.77 2.6 0.3
12Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.31734 3.96 3.6 0.4
13Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.5085 4.79 6.1 0.7
14Yordano Ventura 10 7 0 22 22 127.3 8.34 3.04 8.34 0.85 4.24 3.64872 4.64 9.2 1.0
15Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.37535 3.35 7.0 0.8
16Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.68504 4.52 8.3 1.0
17Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.14754 3.88 4.5 0.5
18Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.0654 3.94 1.9 0.2
19Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.11644 2.50 12.5 1.3
20Franklin Morales 3 1 0 56 0 55.0 6.38 1.96 5.89 0.16 2.13 2.81345 3.46 6.3 0.7
21Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.73791 2.94 0.9 0.1
22Scott Alexander 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12254 2.93 0.2 0.0

BP Articles

is referenced in the following articles.

BP Premium requires BP Premium access to view, BP Fantasy requires BP Premium or BP Fantasy access to view

  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessField Generals: It's Ned Yost in a BoxIan Frazer2015-08-27
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: July 23, 2015Steven Jacobson2015-07-23
Eyewitness Accounts: July 2, 2015BP Prospect Staff2015-07-02
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: Royal ChangeMatthew Trueblood2015-05-20
Pitching Backward: Who'll Throw The Greatest Pitch Ever?Jeff Long2015-05-11
This article requires BP Premium accessBaseball Therapy: Chemical EquationsRussell A. Carleton2015-05-08
Beating the Shift: How Mike Moustakas Has Befuddled DefensesChris Mosch2015-05-06
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Nuts To Strasburg!Ian Frazer2015-04-27
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: The Worst Holes On ContendersMatthew Trueblood2015-04-27
The BP Wayback Machine: Retaliation, and Pitchers Hitting PitchersSam Miller2015-04-27


More Team-Related Content:  Kansas City Royals,  Royals

Baseball Prospectus Home  |  Terms of Service  |  Privacy Policy  |  Customer Service  |  Newsletter  |  Masthead  |  Contact Us

Copyright © 1996-2015 Baseball Prospectus, LLC.