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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
Sorted Ascending
Hit List Rank
(through 08-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 79 49 .617 - 4.38 3.73 0.65 9.5 3
1 Cleveland Indians 61 66 .480 17.5 4.04 4.15 -0.11 -10.8 8
1 Detroit Tigers 60 68 .469 19.0 4.41 4.81 -0.40 -2.7 18
1 Minnesota Twins 66 62 .516 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.1 21
1 Chicago White Sox 60 67 .472 18.5 3.79 4.24 -0.45 4.3 23



2015 Rankings

79 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
.617 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
3.73 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.65 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.5 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: 08-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 17 17 .500 142 147 .266 .314 .400
Cleveland Indians 17 18 .486 147 153 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 16 18 .471 152 167 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 16 18 .471 152 168 .256 .319 .411
Chicago White Sox 16 19 .457 146 157 .259 .316 .403

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

5.3 BWARP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

4.1 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

2.8 BWARP

Top pitching performers by PWARP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.3 PWARP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

1.1 PWARP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

0.8 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 485 78 29 6 12 56 30 78 24 4 .312 .367 .486 .307 38.3 5.3
2Mike Moustakas 494 58 25 1 15 56 36 53 1 2 .281 .349 .446 .289 32.3 4.1
3Eric Hosmer 524 78 26 4 14 76 46 85 5 2 .309 .371 .469 .293 24.2 2.8
4Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
5Kendrys Morales 516 57 35 1 15 89 44 79 0 0 .287 .355 .464 .286 15.9 1.7
6Alcides Escobar 538 68 17 3 3 39 24 57 13 5 .263 .304 .328 .228 12.4 1.7
7Ben Zobrist 119 20 8 0 4 13 16 12 0 2 .343 .429 .539 .348 13.6 1.3
8Jarrod Dyson 185 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .255 .320 .382 .255 9.6 1.3
9Salvador Perez 437 38 19 0 18 55 8 66 1 0 .251 .265 .423 .246 10.1 1.1
10Paulo Orlando 197 24 8 5 5 21 5 37 3 2 .241 .267 .417 .247 2.2 0.3
11Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.112 3.7 0.1
12Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
13Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.2 0.1
14Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
15Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1
16Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
17Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .353 3.1 0.0
18Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Franklin Morales 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
24Ryan Madson 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 .003 -0.1 0.0
26Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
27Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
28Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .199 -1.1 -0.1
29Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 7.0 -0.2
30Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
31Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.8 -0.4
32Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.6 -2.1

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
1Wade Davis 7 1 12 55 0 53.7 5.03 2.52 10.40 0.34 1.01 2.11206 2.50 12.3 1.3
2Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.66213 4.48 8.8 1.1
3Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.78938 4.77 7.0 0.8
4Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.35244 3.34 7.0 0.8
5Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.20972 3.12 6.1 0.7
6Franklin Morales 3 1 0 54 0 52.7 6.66 2.05 5.81 0.17 2.22 2.8528 3.46 6.0 0.6
7Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.48495 4.86 5.3 0.6
8Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.12463 3.85 4.6 0.5
9Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.56305 4.27 4.5 0.5
10Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.29444 3.92 3.8 0.4
11Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.55563 4.22 4.1 0.4
12Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.56515 3.75 2.6 0.3
13Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.57022 5.09 3.1 0.3
14Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.14881 3.84 3.7 0.2
15Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.04249 3.91 1.9 0.2
16Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.26242 5.16 1.0 0.1
17Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.71501 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 4.70237 5.15 -0.5 -0.1
19Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0996 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
20Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.37031 5.62 -2.6 -0.2

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