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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 07-01)
1 Kansas City Royals 44 31 .587 - 4.29 3.65 0.64 1.1 8
2 Minnesota Twins 41 37 .526 4.5 4.22 4.19 0.03 8.0 21
3 Detroit Tigers 39 38 .506 6.0 4.34 4.47 -0.13 -0.5 12
4 Cleveland Indians 36 41 .468 9.0 4.05 4.34 -0.29 -5.0 15
5 Chicago White Sox 34 42 .447 10.5 3.50 4.47 -0.97 5.4 22



2015 Rankings

44 Wins is tied for 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
31 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.587 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.29 RS/G is 11th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.65 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.64 Diff/G is 6th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
1.1 Pyth O/U is tied for 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-02)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 43 42 .506 399 394 .266 .325 .414
Cleveland Indians 42 43 .494 372 376 .253 .319 .402
Chicago White Sox 41 45 .477 374 391 .260 .317 .400
Kansas City Royals 40 47 .460 355 393 .264 .311 .393
Minnesota Twins 37 47 .440 370 428 .257 .316 .406

Top offensive performers by VORP

Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

24.4 VORP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

23.6 VORP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

21.1 VORP

Top pitching performers by SV

Greg Holland
Greg Holland

16 SV
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

9 SV
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

0 SV

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
1Mike Moustakas 305 38 16 1 7 31 17 34 1 2 .308 .360 .449 .307 24.4 3.1
2Lorenzo Cain 288 45 15 4 6 33 19 51 15 3 .299 .354 .456 .308 23.6 3.6
3Alex Gordon 285 29 12 0 9 32 35 58 1 4 .267 .382 .432 .313 21.1 2.5
4Alcides Escobar 293 37 13 2 2 28 10 32 5 2 .277 .311 .362 .249 13.7 1.3
5Eric Hosmer 303 40 14 2 8 40 27 53 4 2 .290 .354 .445 .292 13.1 1.5
6Kendrys Morales 303 38 20 0 10 50 24 48 0 0 .287 .350 .469 .294 12.2 1.3
7Salvador Perez 272 26 12 0 13 34 5 37 1 0 .267 .279 .459 .270 11.1 1.2
8Jarrod Dyson 99 12 5 4 0 6 4 17 8 1 .275 .312 .418 .277 5.2 0.6
9Chris Young 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 .474 5.0 0.1
10Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .005 1.7 0.0
11Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .226 1.3 0.1
12Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 1.0 -0.2
13Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.1 -0.2
14Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -0.1 0.0
15Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 -0.2 0.0
16Paulo Orlando 117 14 3 5 1 7 4 20 2 1 .241 .274 .384 .237 -0.4 0.0
17Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .090 -0.7 -0.1
18Drew Butera 25 2 1 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 .174 .174 .217 .151 -1.4 -0.2
19Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -2.6 -0.1
20Omar Infante 258 23 16 2 0 23 3 40 1 1 .230 .236 .310 .215 -3.3 -0.6
21Alex Rios 133 12 3 0 1 12 2 25 4 0 .222 .248 .270 .202 -6.5 -0.6
22Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Wade Davis 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
26Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by SV descending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Descending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Greg Holland 1 0 16 21 0 20.0 4.05 5.40 9.45 0.45 2.70 3.38661 4.35 0.8 0.1
2Wade Davis 3 1 9 34 0 34.0 4.24 3.18 10.32 0.00 0.26 1.80131 2.38 7.4 0.8
3Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.65198 2.71 0.8 0.1
4Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 33 0 31.0 5.81 3.19 9.29 0.58 2.32 2.97209 2.79 4.5 0.5
5Danny Duffy 2 4 0 10 10 49.7 10.87 3.81 7.25 0.91 5.44 4.12385 5.02 -0.2 0.0
6Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 15 0 14.0 10.93 2.57 9.64 1.29 5.14 3.60803 3.55 1.6 0.2
7Franklin Morales 3 0 0 32 0 31.0 6.68 1.74 5.23 0.29 2.90 2.97209 3.90 1.4 0.1
8Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.50212 3.62 2.1 0.2
9Edinson Volquez 8 4 0 16 16 95.7 7.71 3.10 6.87 0.66 3.48 3.65333 4.55 1.0 0.2
10Jason Vargas 5 2 0 8 8 41.7 9.72 2.38 5.40 1.08 4.10 4.2606 5.25 -0.7 -0.1
11Jeremy Guthrie 6 5 0 15 15 82.3 11.15 2.51 4.70 1.31 5.68 4.87061 5.44 -2.6 -0.2
12Chris Young 7 3 0 16 10 69.7 6.33 2.58 5.81 0.90 2.71 3.9122 4.44 5.0 0.4
13Jason Frasor 1 0 0 25 0 22.3 9.27 6.04 6.85 0.40 1.61 4.11123 3.84 1.3 0.1
14Joe Blanton 2 1 0 10 3 28.7 8.16 2.20 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.31567 4.07 1.7 0.2
15Ryan Madson 1 1 0 32 0 31.3 5.17 2.59 8.62 0.86 1.72 3.32384 3.85 1.5 0.2
16Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0366 9.86 -1.1 -0.1
17Yordano Ventura 3 6 0 12 12 67.3 8.55 2.81 7.22 0.94 4.68 3.89799 4.94 -0.1 0.0
18Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 9 0 17.7 4.08 5.09 7.13 1.02 2.04 4.79132 5.58 -1.4 -0.2

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