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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 07-29)
1 Kansas City Royals 61 39 .610 - 4.32 3.67 0.65 6.5 2
2 Minnesota Twins 52 48 .520 9.0 4.24 4.23 0.01 7.6 17
3 Chicago White Sox 49 50 .495 11.5 3.68 4.14 -0.46 4.6 19
4 Detroit Tigers 49 52 .485 12.5 4.42 4.75 -0.33 0.6 16
5 Cleveland Indians 46 54 .460 15.0 3.92 4.30 -0.38 -6.5 14



2015 Rankings

61 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
39 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.610 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.32 RS/G is tied for 9th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
3.67 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0.65 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
6.5 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: 07-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 29 31 .483 275 291 .265 .324 .413
Chicago White Sox 30 32 .484 265 277 .259 .316 .399
Kansas City Royals 29 32 .475 251 262 .265 .313 .396
Minnesota Twins 27 34 .443 267 305 .257 .318 .407
Cleveland Indians 26 35 .426 228 270 .254 .315 .391

Top offensive performers by VORP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

34.3 VORP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

24.2 VORP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

23.9 VORP

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

21 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

20 GS
Chris Young
Chris Young

16 GS

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 374 63 22 5 11 46 26 60 18 4 .313 .369 .504 .318 34.3 5.0
2Mike Moustakas 389 45 17 1 10 39 24 42 1 2 .290 .350 .431 .289 24.2 2.9
3Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .318 23.9 2.9
4Eric Hosmer 406 54 21 4 11 55 33 71 4 2 .315 .373 .484 .302 21.6 2.4
5Alcides Escobar 408 53 17 2 2 35 18 44 7 4 .281 .320 .353 .245 16.8 2.1
6Kendrys Morales 405 44 26 0 12 68 28 62 0 0 .282 .341 .450 .277 9.8 1.0
7Salvador Perez 351 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .247 .262 .424 .251 8.2 0.8
8Jarrod Dyson 154 19 5 5 1 12 11 25 17 1 .244 .320 .378 .258 6.7 1.0
9Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 5.9 -0.3
10Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 3.8 -0.2
11Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 3.8 0.1
12Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .353 2.5 0.0
13Cheslor Cuthbert 20 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .316 .350 .474 .299 1.7 0.2
14Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .222 1.0 0.1
15Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .241 0.3 0.1
16Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
17Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -0.2 0.0
18Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
19Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .152 -0.8 0.0
20Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .154 -1.7 -0.2
21Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -2.1 -0.2
22Alex Rios 222 26 9 0 2 16 7 35 7 0 .249 .284 .321 .226 -2.9 -0.4
23Omar Infante 356 34 20 4 1 29 7 57 1 2 .235 .248 .325 .215 -6.2 -0.8
24Jason Frasor 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
26Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.72827 4.47 5.9 0.7
2Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.04299 5.42 -0.8 0.0
3Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.53442 5.08 2.5 0.2
4Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.56154 4.59 3.8 0.5
5Danny Duffy 4 4 0 14 14 76.0 9.24 3.43 5.68 0.83 4.03 4.26691 4.76 3.1 0.3
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.23233 5.11 1.0 0.1
7Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.52554 4.20 3.8 0.4
8Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.53506 3.68 2.5 0.3
9Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.67228 5.35 -1.2 -0.1
10Ryan Madson 1 1 1 44 0 42.7 5.91 1.90 8.02 0.63 1.69 2.90548 3.48 4.3 0.5
11Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.68491 2.84 0.9 0.1
12Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.0124 3.88 1.7 0.2
13Greg Holland 3 0 22 33 0 31.7 6.54 5.12 9.95 0.28 3.13 2.9748 3.51 4.4 0.5
14Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 42.7 5.91 2.74 8.44 0.63 1.90 3.09298 2.86 6.2 0.7
15Kris Medlen 0 0 0 2 0 5.3 8.44 3.38 8.44 1.69 6.75 4.75705 6.06 -0.8 -0.1
16Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 25 0 24.7 9.85 2.92 9.49 1.09 4.38 3.51549 3.59 3.3 0.4
17Franklin Morales 3 0 0 43 0 43.3 6.65 2.08 5.61 0.21 2.08 2.88492 3.53 4.2 0.5
18Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0695 10.02 -0.9 -0.1
19Wade Davis 7 1 9 45 0 43.7 4.53 2.68 10.31 0.00 0.41 1.67259 2.11 11.3 1.2

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