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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 08-26)
1 Kansas City Royals 77 49 .611 - 4.39 3.75 0.64 8.9 3
2 Minnesota Twins 65 61 .516 12.0 4.36 4.42 -0.06 10.9 21
3 Cleveland Indians 60 66 .476 17.0 4.05 4.17 -0.12 -10.8 8
3 Detroit Tigers 60 66 .476 17.0 4.45 4.83 -0.38 -2.5 16
5 Chicago White Sox 59 66 .472 17.5 3.82 4.28 -0.46 3.7 23



2015 Rankings

77 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
.611 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.39 RS/G is 9th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.75 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.64 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
8.9 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: 08-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 17 19 .472 151 158 .253 .314 .398
Detroit Tigers 17 19 .472 162 177 .263 .322 .408
Kansas City Royals 17 19 .472 150 155 .266 .314 .399
Chicago White Sox 17 20 .459 156 168 .259 .316 .404
Minnesota Twins 16 20 .444 161 178 .256 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by BB

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

45 BB
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

43 BB
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

39 BB

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

26 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

23 GS
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

20 GS

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 520 77 26 4 14 76 45 84 5 2 .311 .372 .472 .294 24.5 2.8
2Kendrys Morales 508 56 34 1 14 87 43 78 0 0 .285 .352 .456 .281 13.7 1.4
3Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.6 2.8
4Mike Moustakas 486 57 24 1 15 54 35 52 1 2 .279 .346 .444 .286 30.7 3.9
5Lorenzo Cain 481 78 29 6 12 56 28 78 24 4 .311 .364 .486 .305 37.0 5.1
6Alcides Escobar 529 68 17 3 3 39 24 55 13 5 .266 .308 .332 .230 13.2 1.7
7Ben Zobrist 111 18 6 0 4 13 16 11 0 2 .330 .423 .521 .340 11.8 1.1
8Jarrod Dyson 181 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .261 .328 .391 .260 10.5 1.3
9Alex Rios 312 31 15 0 2 22 11 46 8 0 .250 .285 .322 .226 -4.1 0.1
10Omar Infante 429 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .219 .234 .311 .201 -13.8 -2.0
11Salvador Perez 429 36 19 0 18 54 8 66 1 0 .251 .266 .427 .247 10.4 1.1
12Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
13Paulo Orlando 189 23 8 5 4 18 5 36 3 2 .239 .267 .406 .241 1.1 0.1
14Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .198 -1.2 -0.1
15Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
16Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.2 0.1
17Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
20Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 4.5 -0.2
21Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
22Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
23Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.4 0.1
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 3.3 0.0
27Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
29Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.114 3.7 0.1
32Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 7.9 -0.4

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 11 7 0 26 26 158.7 8.11 3.23 6.75 0.62 3.40 3.7236 4.56 7.9 0.9
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38294 5.62 -2.4 -0.2
3Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.49758 4.87 5.6 0.6
4Yordano Ventura 8 7 0 20 20 114.3 8.74 2.99 7.56 0.94 4.64 3.92567 4.97 4.5 0.5
5Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.58285 5.10 3.3 0.3
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27505 5.17 1.1 0.1
7Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57568 4.27 4.6 0.5
8Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56826 4.22 4.2 0.4
9Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.16144 3.85 3.7 0.2
10Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.57778 3.75 2.7 0.3
11Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.715 5.16 -0.5 -0.1
12Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 58 0 57.3 5.65 3.30 8.16 0.47 2.04 3.18203 3.15 8.0 0.9
13Wade Davis 7 1 12 54 0 52.7 5.13 2.56 10.25 0.34 1.03 2.18188 2.47 12.3 1.3
14Greg Holland 3 1 28 41 0 38.0 7.34 5.45 10.42 0.47 3.55 3.29647 3.97 4.0 0.4
15Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1123 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
16Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05512 3.93 2.0 0.2
17Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.72763 2.91 0.9 0.1
18Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30707 3.93 3.9 0.4
19Franklin Morales 3 1 0 53 0 52.3 6.88 2.06 5.85 0.17 2.24 2.80653 3.42 6.3 0.7
20Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.22235 3.13 6.2 0.7

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