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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 .524 305 289 .265 .324 .412
Chicago White Sox 32 33 .492 284 293 .259 .316 .398
Cleveland Indians 31 33 .484 274 285 .253 .318 .398
Kansas City Royals 30 34 .469 261 277 .264 .310 .393
Minnesota Twins 30 34 .469 298 320 .256 .317 .406

Top offensive performers by SO

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

71 SO
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

63 SO
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

61 SO

Top pitching performers by L

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

7 L
Chris Young
Chris Young

6 L
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

6 L

Hitters by SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

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

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

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