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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 07-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 61 38 .616 - 4.35 3.59 0.76 5.4 2
2 Minnesota Twins 52 47 .525 9.0 4.24 4.17 0.07 7.9 15
3 Chicago White Sox 48 50 .490 12.5 3.62 4.16 -0.54 5.1 21
4 Detroit Tigers 48 52 .480 13.5 4.44 4.79 -0.35 0.1 16
5 Cleveland Indians 45 54 .455 16.0 3.84 4.33 -0.49 -5.4 14



2015 Rankings

61 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
38 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.616 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.35 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
3.59 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0.76 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
5.4 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 32 30 .516 299 284 .265 .324 .413
Kansas City Royals 31 32 .492 264 269 .265 .314 .396
Chicago White Sox 31 33 .484 280 287 .259 .316 .398
Cleveland Indians 30 33 .476 265 280 .252 .315 .397
Minnesota Twins 29 34 .460 293 315 .257 .317 .407

Top offensive performers by BB

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

39 BB
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

33 BB
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

27 BB

Top pitching performers by IP

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

126.0 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

107.7 IP
Chris Young
Chris Young

99.7 IP

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

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
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 3.72273 4.47 5.7 0.7
2Jeremy 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
3Chris 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
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
5Danny 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
6Wade 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
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
8Kelvin 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
9Ryan 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
10Joe 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
11Franklin 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
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
13Brandon 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
14Luke 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
15Jason 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
16Yohan 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
17Kris 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
18Aaron 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
19Michael 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

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