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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 07-27)
1 Kansas City Royals 60 38 .612 - 4.38 3.61 0.77 4.9 1
2 Minnesota Twins 52 46 .531 8.0 4.21 4.13 0.08 8.4 16
3 Detroit Tigers 48 51 .485 12.5 4.46 4.74 -0.28 0.0 14
3 Chicago White Sox 47 50 .485 12.5 3.57 4.16 -0.59 5.6 23
5 Cleveland Indians 45 53 .459 15.0 3.87 4.36 -0.49 -4.9 15



2015 Rankings

60 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
38 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.612 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division
3.61 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0.77 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
4.9 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 33 30 .524 306 289 .265 .324 .412
Chicago White Sox 32 33 .492 285 293 .259 .316 .398
Cleveland Indians 31 33 .484 274 285 .253 .318 .398
Kansas City Royals 30 34 .469 261 281 .265 .310 .393
Minnesota Twins 30 34 .469 299 320 .257 .317 .406

Top offensive performers by SB

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

18 SB
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

17 SB
Alex Rios
Alex Rios

7 SB

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 SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 370 62 22 4 11 46 26 59 18 3 .313 .370 .501 .318 33.9 5.0
2Jarrod Dyson 148 19 5 5 1 12 10 23 17 1 .254 .326 .392 .265 7.5 1.0
3Alex Rios 215 26 9 0 2 15 7 33 7 0 .257 .293 .332 .234 -1.6 -0.2
4Alcides Escobar 400 53 17 2 2 35 18 42 7 4 .287 .327 .360 .251 19.0 2.4
5Eric Hosmer 398 53 19 4 10 53 33 71 4 2 .308 .368 .467 .297 19.4 2.2
6Paulo Orlando 158 20 4 5 4 17 5 29 3 1 .242 .276 .416 .246 1.2 0.2
7Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .222 1.0 0.1
8Mike Moustakas 381 45 17 1 10 39 24 40 1 2 .294 .354 .438 .294 25.1 3.0
9Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .319 24.1 2.9
10Omar Infante 350 34 20 3 1 29 7 56 1 2 .230 .244 .316 .211 -7.0 -0.9
11Salvador Perez 348 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .249 .264 .427 .254 9.4 1.0
12Drew Butera 45 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .190 .209 .214 .164 -1.1 -0.1
13Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
14Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 3.5 0.1
17Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -2.1 -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 -.002 3.5 -0.2
20Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
21Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -0.2 0.0
22Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 5.3 -0.3
25Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Kendrys Morales 397 43 26 0 12 68 27 61 0 0 .287 .343 .457 .282 10.8 1.1
27Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .153 1.2 0.0
29Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 0.7 0.0
30Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Cheslor Cuthbert 19 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .315 1.9 0.2

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 10.0486 10.00 -0.9 -0.1
2Kris Medlen 0 0 0 2 0 5.3 8.44 3.38 8.44 1.69 6.75 4.73607 6.10 -0.9 -0.1
3Chris Young 8 6 0 21 15 95.0 6.92 2.75 5.78 1.33 3.32 4.59593 5.21 0.7 0.0
4Jeremy Guthrie 7 6 0 19 19 107.7 11.28 2.59 4.68 1.17 5.35 4.70181 5.10 1.2 0.2
5Joe Blanton 2 2 1 14 4 38.7 9.31 1.63 8.84 1.16 3.96 3.30718 3.86 4.6 0.5
6Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.6513 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 4.21135 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 3.51408 3.68 2.4 0.3
9Danny Duffy 4 4 0 14 14 76.0 9.24 3.43 5.68 0.83 4.03 4.24593 4.76 2.7 0.3
10Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 24 0 23.7 7.99 3.04 9.51 0.76 3.04 3.04856 3.06 4.2 0.5
11Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.54056 4.59 3.5 0.4
12Ryan Madson 1 1 1 43 0 40.7 5.75 1.99 7.97 0.66 1.77 2.97479 3.52 3.6 0.4
13Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 42.7 5.91 2.74 8.44 0.63 1.90 3.072 2.87 6.1 0.7
14Edinson Volquez 9 5 0 20 20 120.0 8.10 3.15 6.82 0.60 3.15 3.57356 4.31 6.7 0.8
15Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 3.99142 3.88 1.6 0.2
16Greg Holland 3 0 21 32 0 30.7 6.75 4.99 10.27 0.29 3.23 2.85291 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 2.92759 3.65 3.1 0.3
18Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.66393 2.81 0.9 0.1
19Wade Davis 6 1 9 44 0 42.7 4.64 2.74 10.55 0.00 0.42 1.61887 2.16 10.7 1.2

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