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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 08-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 79 49 .617 - 4.38 3.73 0.65 9.5 3
2 Minnesota Twins 66 62 .516 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.1 21
3 Cleveland Indians 61 66 .480 17.5 4.04 4.15 -0.11 -10.8 8
4 Chicago White Sox 60 67 .472 18.5 3.79 4.24 -0.45 4.3 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 68 .469 19.0 4.41 4.81 -0.40 -2.7 18



2015 Rankings

79 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
.617 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
3.73 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.65 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.5 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: 08-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 17 17 .500 142 147 .266 .314 .400
Cleveland Indians 17 18 .486 147 153 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 16 18 .471 152 167 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 16 18 .471 152 168 .256 .319 .411
Chicago White Sox 16 19 .457 146 157 .259 .316 .403

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

538 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

524 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

516 PA

Top pitching performers by FIP

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

10.0996 FIP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.37031 FIP
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

4.70237 FIP

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 538 68 17 3 3 39 24 57 13 5 .263 .304 .328 .228 12.4 1.7
2Eric Hosmer 524 78 26 4 14 76 46 85 5 2 .309 .371 .469 .293 24.2 2.8
3Kendrys Morales 516 57 35 1 15 89 44 79 0 0 .287 .355 .464 .286 15.9 1.7
4Mike Moustakas 494 58 25 1 15 56 36 53 1 2 .281 .349 .446 .289 32.3 4.1
5Lorenzo Cain 485 78 29 6 12 56 30 78 24 4 .312 .367 .486 .307 38.3 5.3
6Salvador Perez 437 38 19 0 18 55 8 66 1 0 .251 .265 .423 .246 10.1 1.1
7Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.6 -2.1
8Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.2 0.1
9Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
10Paulo Orlando 197 24 8 5 5 21 5 37 3 2 .241 .267 .417 .247 2.2 0.3
11Jarrod Dyson 185 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .255 .320 .382 .255 9.6 1.3
12Ben Zobrist 119 20 8 0 4 13 16 12 0 2 .343 .429 .539 .348 13.6 1.3
13Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
14Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .199 -1.1 -0.1
15Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
16Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.8 -0.4
17Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
18Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
19Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
20Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .353 3.1 0.0
21Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 7.0 -0.2
22Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
23Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1
24Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
25Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.112 3.7 0.1
26Franklin Morales 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
28Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Wade Davis 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
32Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0996 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.37031 5.62 -2.6 -0.2
3Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.70237 5.15 -0.5 -0.1
4Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.57022 5.09 3.1 0.3
5Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.48495 4.86 5.3 0.6
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.26242 5.16 1.0 0.1
7Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.04249 3.91 1.9 0.2
8Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.78938 4.77 7.0 0.8
9Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.66213 4.48 8.8 1.1
10Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.56515 3.75 2.6 0.3
11Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.56305 4.27 4.5 0.5
12Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.55563 4.22 4.1 0.4
13Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.35244 3.34 7.0 0.8
14Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.29444 3.92 3.8 0.4
15Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.20972 3.12 6.1 0.7
16Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.14881 3.84 3.7 0.2
17Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.12463 3.85 4.6 0.5
18Franklin Morales 3 1 0 54 0 52.7 6.66 2.05 5.81 0.17 2.22 2.8528 3.46 6.0 0.6
19Wade Davis 7 1 12 55 0 53.7 5.03 2.52 10.40 0.34 1.01 2.11206 2.50 12.3 1.3
20Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.71501 2.91 0.9 0.1

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