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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 09-01)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 51 .611 - 4.38 3.74 0.64 9.1 4
2 Minnesota Twins 68 63 .519 12.0 4.37 4.40 -0.03 11.7 19
3 Cleveland Indians 64 67 .489 16.0 4.10 4.11 -0.01 -10.4 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 69 .469 18.5 3.84 4.30 -0.46 4.3 23
5 Detroit Tigers 61 70 .466 19.0 4.37 4.92 -0.55 -1.0 20



2015 Rankings

80 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
51 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
4.38 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.74 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.64 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.1 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-02)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 15 .516 136 134 .265 .315 .399
Cleveland Indians 15 16 .484 131 136 .253 .314 .399
Chicago White Sox 15 17 .469 135 145 .260 .316 .403
Detroit Tigers 14 17 .452 140 156 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 14 17 .452 140 153 .257 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by CS

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

5 CS
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

4 CS
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4 CS

Top pitching performers by IP

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

165.3 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

135.0 IP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

120.3 IP

Hitters by CS descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB
Sorted Descending
CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 552 70 17 3 3 40 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .323 .227 13.2 1.8
2Alex Gordon 316 33 14 0 11 40 39 64 1 4 .284 .396 .464 .317 24.4 3.0
3Lorenzo Cain 499 81 29 6 12 58 32 82 26 4 .311 .367 .480 .306 39.3 5.4
4Paulo Orlando 206 24 8 5 5 21 5 40 3 3 .235 .260 .403 .240 0.6 0.1
5Omar Infante 440 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .218 .232 .308 .200 -14.8 -2.2
6Eric Hosmer 537 81 27 4 14 77 46 90 6 2 .309 .369 .467 .295 26.0 3.0
7Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .289 33.5 4.2
8Jarrod Dyson 193 26 6 6 1 15 13 33 23 2 .250 .317 .372 .251 9.4 1.3
9Ben Zobrist 133 20 8 0 4 14 18 14 1 2 .316 .406 .491 .327 12.2 1.2
10Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.1
11Kendrys Morales 529 58 35 1 16 91 45 81 0 0 .286 .353 .465 .287 16.3 1.7
12Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
13Salvador Perez 446 39 19 0 18 56 9 66 1 0 .258 .274 .427 .250 11.9 1.3
14Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .231 -3.1 0.1
15Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.2 -0.2
18Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 6.6 -0.2
19Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.1 0.0
20Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .229 0.5 0.1
21Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.116 2.8 0.1
23Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 8.2 -0.4
24Drew Butera 77 6 2 0 1 5 2 20 0 0 .214 .257 .286 .202 -1.0 -0.1
25Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.8 0.1
26Wade Davis 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 .350 3.5 0.0
28Franklin Morales 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 .091 -0.7 -0.1
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 4.0 0.1
33Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.67923 4.51 8.2 1.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.33896 5.59 -2.8 -0.2
3Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.80648 4.78 6.6 0.8
4Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.5027 4.78 6.0 0.6
5Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.50651 5.03 3.5 0.3
6Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.36954 3.34 6.9 0.7
7Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.11064 2.49 12.5 1.3
8Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.80192 3.43 6.2 0.7
9Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.31154 3.94 3.6 0.4
10Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.49971 4.30 4.6 0.5
11Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27952 5.18 0.8 0.1
12Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.57273 4.22 4.0 0.4
13Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.14173 3.87 4.5 0.5
14Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.45586 3.30 5.6 0.6
15Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.74011 4.36 2.8 0.1
16Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71947 5.18 -0.7 -0.1
17Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05959 3.93 1.9 0.2
18Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.58225 3.76 2.6 0.3
19Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.73211 2.91 0.9 0.1
20Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1167 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
21Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 0.00 9.00 18.00 19.1167 20.88 -1.5 -0.2

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