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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: 07-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 31 30 .508 281 280 .264 .324 .412
Chicago White Sox 31 32 .492 272 282 .259 .316 .399
Kansas City Royals 30 32 .484 257 266 .265 .313 .396
Minnesota Twins 27 35 .435 273 310 .257 .317 .407
Cleveland Indians 26 36 .419 233 275 .254 .316 .391

Bottom offensive performers by HR

Cheslor Cuthbert
Cheslor Cuthbert

0 HR
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

0 HR
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

0 HR

Top pitching performers by ERA

Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

6.75 ERA
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

6.23 ERA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.35 ERA

Hitters by HR ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Ascending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Cheslor Cuthbert 19 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .315 1.9 0.2
2Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .222 1.0 0.1
3Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.011 -2.1 -0.2
5Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -0.2 0.0
9Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Drew Butera 45 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .190 .209 .214 .164 -1.1 -0.1
11Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 5.7 -0.3
12Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
14Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 3.7 0.1
15Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
17Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 2.3 0.0
18Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .153 1.6 0.0
19Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 3.7 -0.2
20Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Omar Infante 353 34 20 4 1 29 7 56 1 2 .231 .244 .322 .213 -6.8 -0.8
22Jarrod Dyson 151 19 5 5 1 12 11 25 17 1 .250 .327 .386 .263 7.3 1.0
23Alex Rios 218 26 9 0 2 15 7 34 7 0 .254 .289 .327 .231 -2.4 -0.3
24Alcides Escobar 404 53 17 2 2 35 18 44 7 4 .284 .323 .357 .247 17.7 2.2
25Paulo Orlando 158 20 4 5 4 17 5 29 3 1 .242 .276 .416 .246 1.1 0.2
26Mike Moustakas 385 45 17 1 10 39 24 40 1 2 .291 .351 .433 .290 24.3 2.9
27Lorenzo Cain 374 63 22 5 11 46 26 60 18 4 .313 .369 .504 .319 34.5 5.0
28Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .318 24.0 2.9
29Eric Hosmer 402 54 19 4 11 55 33 71 4 2 .313 .372 .478 .301 21.1 2.4
30Kendrys Morales 401 43 26 0 12 68 27 61 0 0 .284 .342 .454 .279 9.9 1.0
31Salvador Perez 351 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .247 .262 .424 .251 8.4 0.8

Pitchers by ERA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Descending
ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Kris Medlen 0 0 0 2 0 5.3 8.44 3.38 8.44 1.69 6.75 4.75151 6.08 -0.8 -0.1
2Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.67938 2.85 0.9 0.1
3Jeremy Guthrie 7 6 0 19 19 107.7 11.28 2.59 4.68 1.17 5.35 4.71725 5.09 1.6 0.3
4Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.556 4.59 3.7 0.5
5Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.064 10.01 -0.9 -0.1
6Danny Duffy 4 4 0 14 14 76.0 9.24 3.43 5.68 0.83 4.03 4.26137 4.76 3.0 0.3
7Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.22679 5.10 0.9 0.1
8Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.52 4.20 3.7 0.4
9Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.52952 3.68 2.5 0.3
10Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.52888 5.08 2.3 0.2
11Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.72273 4.47 5.7 0.7
12Greg Holland 3 0 22 33 0 31.7 6.54 5.12 9.95 0.28 3.13 2.96927 3.50 4.4 0.5
13Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 24 0 23.7 7.99 3.04 9.51 0.76 3.04 3.064 3.05 4.3 0.5
14Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.66674 5.35 -1.2 -0.1
15Franklin Morales 3 0 0 42 0 41.7 6.48 1.94 5.18 0.22 2.16 2.944 3.64 3.3 0.4
16Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 42.7 5.91 2.74 8.44 0.63 1.90 3.08744 2.86 6.2 0.7
17Ryan Madson 1 1 1 44 0 42.7 5.91 1.90 8.02 0.63 1.69 2.89994 3.48 4.2 0.5
18Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.00686 3.88 1.7 0.2
19Wade Davis 7 1 9 45 0 43.7 4.53 2.68 10.31 0.00 0.41 1.66706 2.11 11.2 1.2

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