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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 10-04)
1 Kansas City Royals 95 67 .586 - 4.47 3.96 0.51 9.2 3
2 Minnesota Twins 83 79 .512 12.0 4.30 4.32 -0.02 10.9 18
3 Cleveland Indians 81 80 .503 13.5 4.16 3.98 0.18 -12.3 5
4 Chicago White Sox 76 86 .469 19.0 3.84 4.33 -0.49 5.9 23
5 Detroit Tigers 74 87 .460 20.5 4.28 4.99 -0.71 0.1 22



2015 Rankings

95 Wins is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
67 Losses is 6th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.586 Win Pct is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.47 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
3.96 RA/G is tied for 11th in MLB, tied for 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.51 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.2 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: 02-04)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 1 0 1.000 5 4 .255 .316 .403
Chicago White Sox 0 1 .000 4 5 .260 .319 .409
Detroit Tigers 0 1 .000 5 5 .266 .323 .419
Kansas City Royals 0 1 .000 4 4 .267 .319 .408
Minnesota Twins 0 1 .000 4 5 .255 .321 .415

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

6.7 BWARP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

4.7 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

3.4 BWARP

Top pitching performers by PWARP

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

1.6 PWARP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.5 PWARP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

1.4 PWARP

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 604 101 34 6 16 72 37 98 28 6 .307 .361 .477 .301 45.4 6.7
2Mike Moustakas 614 73 34 1 22 82 43 76 1 2 .284 .348 .470 .291 35.9 4.7
3Eric Hosmer 667 98 33 5 18 93 61 108 7 3 .297 .363 .459 .289 28.1 3.4
4Alex Gordon 422 40 18 0 13 48 49 92 2 5 .271 .377 .432 .299 23.2 2.9
5Kendrys Morales 639 81 41 2 22 106 58 103 0 0 .290 .362 .485 .294 22.2 2.3
6Jarrod Dyson 225 31 8 6 2 18 14 37 26 3 .250 .311 .380 .249 7.7 1.9
7Alcides Escobar 662 76 20 5 3 47 26 75 17 5 .257 .293 .320 .224 8.4 1.7
8Ben Zobrist 264 37 16 1 7 23 29 30 2 3 .284 .364 .453 .293 16.0 1.3
9Salvador Perez 553 52 25 0 21 70 13 82 1 0 .260 .280 .426 .251 16.0 0.8
10Paulo Orlando 251 31 14 6 7 27 5 53 3 3 .249 .269 .444 .254 3.4 0.5
11Christian Colon 119 8 5 0 0 6 11 17 3 2 .290 .356 .336 .249 1.4 0.3
12Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.124 0.9 0.2
13Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .207 0.4 0.1
14Cheslor Cuthbert 50 6 2 1 1 8 4 9 0 0 .217 .280 .370 .236 0.1 0.1
15Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.1
16Terrance Gore 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 .000 .250 .000 .147 0.6 0.0
17Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.1 0.0
26Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .353 0.8 0.0
27Francisco Pena 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .158 -0.4 -0.1
28Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .091 -0.6 -0.1
29Yordano Ventura 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.7 -0.1
30Jonny Gomes 34 2 2 0 0 4 3 14 0 0 .167 .235 .233 .202 -1.5 -0.2
31Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.008 -2.3 -0.2
32Alex Rios 411 40 22 2 4 32 15 67 9 0 .255 .287 .353 .231 -3.9 -0.3
33Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.7 -0.5
34Drew Butera 99 6 3 0 1 5 6 24 0 0 .198 .266 .267 .202 -2.6 -0.5
35Omar Infante 455 39 23 7 2 44 9 69 2 2 .220 .234 .318 .202 -14.8 -2.3

Pitchers by PWARP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP
Sorted Descending
PWARP
1Yordano Ventura 13 8 0 28 28 163.3 8.49 3.20 8.60 0.77 4.08 3.53915 4.52 14.2 1.6
2Wade Davis 8 1 17 69 0 67.3 4.41 2.67 10.43 0.40 0.94 2.25792 2.49 14.4 1.5
3Edinson Volquez 13 9 0 34 33 200.3 8.54 3.23 6.96 0.72 3.55 3.7933 4.51 12.3 1.4
4Danny Duffy 7 8 1 30 24 136.7 9.02 3.49 6.72 0.99 4.08 4.39957 4.69 9.4 1.0
5Kelvin Herrera 4 3 0 72 0 69.7 6.72 3.36 8.27 0.65 2.71 3.40589 3.59 7.6 0.8
6Johnny Cueto 4 7 0 13 13 81.3 11.18 1.88 6.20 1.11 4.76 4.02658 4.50 7.5 0.8
7Ryan Madson 1 2 3 68 0 63.3 6.68 1.99 8.24 0.71 2.13 3.05708 3.49 6.8 0.7
8Greg Holland 3 2 32 48 0 44.7 7.86 5.24 9.87 0.40 3.83 3.23878 3.95 4.9 0.5
9Franklin Morales 4 2 0 67 0 62.3 8.37 2.02 5.92 0.58 3.18 3.48948 4.13 3.9 0.4
10Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56045 4.24 3.7 0.4
11Chris Young 11 6 0 34 18 123.3 6.64 3.14 6.06 1.17 3.06 4.49094 5.08 4.5 0.4
12Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 49 0 50.7 8.70 2.84 8.70 1.24 3.73 3.97287 4.22 3.6 0.4
13Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.56997 3.80 2.6 0.3
14Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.04731 3.95 2.0 0.2
15Kris Medlen 6 2 0 15 8 58.3 8.64 2.78 6.17 0.93 4.01 4.09874 4.80 2.5 0.2
16Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.26724 5.17 1.2 0.1
17Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.71983 2.92 0.9 0.1
18Joba Chamberlain 0 0 0 6 0 5.7 9.53 6.35 12.71 1.59 7.94 4.69268 5.48 0.1 0.0
19Louis Coleman 1 0 0 4 0 3.0 3.00 6.00 3.00 0.00 0.00 4.43778 4.92 0.1 0.0
20Scott Alexander 0 0 0 4 0 6.0 7.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 4.50 4.10445 4.76 0.0 0.0
21Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.70719 5.17 -0.4 0.0
22Michael Mariot 0 0 0 2 0 3.0 6.00 6.00 3.00 3.00 3.00 8.77112 9.29 -1.2 -0.1
23Miguel Almonte 0 2 0 9 0 8.7 7.27 7.27 10.38 4.15 6.23 9.56596 8.27 -2.9 -0.3
24Jeremy Guthrie 8 8 0 30 24 148.3 11.29 2.67 5.10 1.76 5.95 5.58535 5.86 -3.8 -0.5

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