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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 08-29)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 49 .620 - 4.40 3.73 0.67 9.7 3
2 Minnesota Twins 66 63 .512 14.0 4.32 4.39 -0.07 11.2 21
3 Cleveland Indians 62 66 .484 17.5 4.07 4.14 -0.07 -10.4 8
4 Chicago White Sox 60 68 .469 19.5 3.80 4.27 -0.47 4.1 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 69 .465 20.0 4.38 4.89 -0.51 -1.6 19



2015 Rankings

80 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
.620 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.40 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.73 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.67 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.7 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: 08-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 17 .485 138 142 .266 .314 .399
Chicago White Sox 16 18 .471 142 152 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 16 18 .471 142 149 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 15 18 .455 147 164 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 15 18 .455 147 163 .256 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by VORP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

39.3 VORP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

34.2 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

25.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by PWARP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.4 PWARP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

1.1 PWARP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

0.8 PWARP

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 490 80 29 6 12 57 32 79 25 4 .312 .369 .485 .308 39.3 5.4
2Mike Moustakas 499 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .285 .352 .452 .291 34.2 4.3
3Eric Hosmer 529 80 27 4 14 77 46 87 6 2 .310 .371 .471 .294 25.0 2.9
4Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
5Kendrys Morales 521 57 35 1 15 90 44 80 0 0 .286 .353 .462 .286 15.1 1.6
6Alcides Escobar 543 70 17 3 3 39 24 57 14 5 .263 .303 .327 .229 13.2 1.8
7Ben Zobrist 124 20 8 0 4 13 16 13 0 2 .327 .411 .514 .333 12.5 1.2
8Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .248 10.8 1.2
9Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.5 1.2
10Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.8 -0.4
11Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 7.0 -0.2
12Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1
13Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.6 0.0
14Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.110 2.9 0.1
15Paulo Orlando 202 24 8 5 5 21 5 39 3 2 .234 .260 .406 .240 1.0 0.1
16Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
17Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
18Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
19Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.2 0.0
20Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
21Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .199 -1.1 -0.1
22Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
23Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.7 0.1
24Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
25Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.6 -2.1
26Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Franklin Morales 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

Pitchers by PWARP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP
Sorted Descending
PWARP
1Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.09781 2.48 12.6 1.4
2Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.66641 4.48 8.8 1.1
3Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79366 4.77 7.0 0.8
4Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.35672 3.34 7.0 0.8
5Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.78909 3.41 6.4 0.7
6Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.214 3.12 6.1 0.7
7Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.48923 4.85 5.3 0.6
8Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.12891 3.85 4.6 0.5
9Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.56732 4.27 4.5 0.5
10Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.29871 3.92 3.8 0.4
11Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.55991 4.22 4.1 0.4
12Chris Young 9 6 0 26 16 103.3 7.05 3.05 6.10 1.22 3.22 4.52649 5.03 3.6 0.3
13Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.56943 3.75 2.6 0.3
14Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.04677 3.90 2.0 0.2
15Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.72729 4.34 2.9 0.1
16Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.2667 5.15 1.0 0.1
17Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.71928 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 4.70665 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
19Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1039 9.95 -0.9 -0.1
20Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.37459 5.61 -2.7 -0.2

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