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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 08-27)
1 Kansas City Royals 78 49 .614 - 4.39 3.75 0.64 9.1 3
2 Minnesota Twins 65 62 .512 13.0 4.35 4.43 -0.08 10.5 21
3 Cleveland Indians 60 66 .476 17.5 4.05 4.17 -0.12 -10.8 8
3 Chicago White Sox 60 66 .476 17.5 3.82 4.26 -0.44 4.1 22
5 Detroit Tigers 60 67 .472 18.0 4.42 4.81 -0.39 -2.6 17



2015 Rankings

78 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
.614 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
9.1 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: 08-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 17 18 .486 146 150 .266 .314 .400
Chicago White Sox 17 19 .472 152 162 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 17 19 .472 151 158 .253 .314 .398
Detroit Tigers 16 19 .457 157 172 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 16 19 .457 156 173 .256 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by BB

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

45 BB
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

44 BB
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

39 BB

Top pitching performers by VORP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

12.4 VORP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

7.9 VORP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

7.3 VORP

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 78 26 4 14 76 45 84 5 2 .311 .372 .472 .294 24.3 2.8
2Kendrys Morales 512 56 35 1 14 87 44 78 0 0 .285 .354 .458 .282 13.9 1.5
3Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .312 22.5 2.8
4Mike Moustakas 490 58 25 1 15 56 35 53 1 2 .283 .350 .449 .288 32.2 4.1
5Lorenzo Cain 481 78 29 6 12 56 28 78 24 4 .311 .364 .486 .305 36.7 5.1
6Alcides Escobar 533 68 17 3 3 39 24 55 13 5 .266 .307 .331 .229 13.2 1.7
7Ben Zobrist 115 19 7 0 4 13 16 11 0 2 .337 .426 .531 .344 12.7 1.2
8Jarrod Dyson 185 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .255 .320 .382 .254 9.6 1.2
9Alex Rios 316 31 16 1 2 22 11 46 8 0 .257 .291 .338 .232 -2.2 0.3
10Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.8 -2.1
11Salvador Perez 433 37 19 0 18 55 8 66 1 0 .251 .266 .425 .246 9.8 1.0
12Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
13Paulo Orlando 193 24 8 5 5 20 5 36 3 2 .240 .267 .421 .247 2.0 0.2
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 .227 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 7.3 -0.2
21Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.1 0.0
22Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -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 .209 -2.3 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 3.4 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 1.119 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 VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1Wade Davis 7 1 12 55 0 53.7 5.03 2.52 10.40 0.34 1.01 2.12235 2.50 12.4 1.3
2Edinson Volquez 11 7 0 26 26 158.7 8.11 3.23 6.75 0.62 3.35 3.72127 4.56 7.9 1.0
3Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79968 4.78 7.3 0.8
4Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 59 0 58.3 5.71 3.24 8.02 0.62 2.16 3.40136 3.32 7.1 0.8
5Franklin Morales 3 1 0 53 0 52.3 6.71 2.06 5.85 0.17 2.24 2.8042 3.42 6.3 0.7
6Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.22002 3.13 6.2 0.7
7Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.49525 4.86 5.6 0.6
8Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57334 4.27 4.6 0.5
9Greg Holland 3 1 28 42 0 39.0 7.85 5.31 10.38 0.46 3.92 3.23813 3.91 4.4 0.5
10Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56593 4.23 4.2 0.4
11Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30473 3.92 3.9 0.4
12Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.15911 3.85 3.7 0.2
13Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.58052 5.10 3.4 0.3
14Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.57545 3.75 2.7 0.3
15Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05279 3.92 2.0 0.2
16Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27272 5.17 1.1 0.1
17Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.7253 2.91 0.9 0.1
18Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71267 5.16 -0.5 -0.1
19Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1099 9.98 -0.9 -0.1
20Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38061 5.62 -2.3 -0.2

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