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2015 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G
Sorted Ascending
Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 09-03)
1 Cleveland Indians 64 68 .485 17.5 4.08 4.12 -0.04 -10.3 7
1 Detroit Tigers 61 72 .459 21.0 4.37 5.05 -0.68 -0.3 22
1 Chicago White Sox 62 70 .470 19.5 3.83 4.29 -0.46 4.5 23
1 Kansas City Royals 82 51 .617 - 4.52 3.74 0.78 8.3 3
1 Minnesota Twins 69 64 .519 13.0 4.35 4.38 -0.03 11.6 18



2015 Rankings

82 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
51 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.617 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.52 RS/G is 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
3.74 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.78 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
8.3 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-04)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 15 14 .517 128 126 .266 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 14 15 .483 131 142 .263 .322 .409
Chicago White Sox 14 16 .467 127 136 .260 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 14 16 .467 127 132 .253 .314 .399
Minnesota Twins 13 16 .448 131 144 .257 .320 .413

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

5.8 BWARP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

4.1 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

3.1 BWARP

Top pitching performers by PWARP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.4 PWARP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

1.1 PWARP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

1.0 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 507 86 30 6 14 64 33 82 26 4 .315 .371 .497 .311 42.6 5.8
2Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .288 32.9 4.1
3Eric Hosmer 546 83 27 4 14 78 48 90 6 2 .312 .374 .469 .295 27.1 3.1
4Alex Gordon 320 33 14 0 11 41 40 64 1 4 .281 .394 .460 .315 24.0 2.9
5Kendrys Morales 539 63 36 1 17 98 45 82 0 0 .293 .358 .476 .291 18.5 2.0
6Alcides Escobar 556 70 17 3 3 41 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .322 .226 12.7 1.8
7Ben Zobrist 142 25 8 0 5 17 19 14 1 2 .336 .423 .525 .341 14.4 1.4
8Jarrod Dyson 196 26 6 6 1 15 13 34 23 2 .251 .318 .371 .250 9.6 1.3
9Salvador Perez 455 40 19 0 18 57 10 67 1 0 .256 .275 .422 .248 11.6 1.2
10Cheslor Cuthbert 35 5 1 1 1 8 4 6 0 0 .290 .371 .484 .308 3.3 0.5
11Paulo Orlando 211 27 10 6 6 23 5 41 3 3 .249 .273 .448 .257 4.0 0.4
12Jonny Gomes 7 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .500 .571 .833 .436 1.7 0.2
13Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.114 2.9 0.1
14Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.5 0.1
15Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 4.1 0.1
16Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .229 -3.6 0.1
17Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .350 4.0 0.0
18Christian Colon 92 7 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .250 .308 .298 .217 -0.2 0.0
19Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
27Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
28Terrance Gore 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 -0.1
29Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .091 -0.7 -0.1
30Drew Butera 78 6 2 0 1 5 2 21 0 0 .211 .253 .282 .199 -1.3 -0.1
31Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
32Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 9.3 -0.3
33Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 8.8 -0.4
34Omar Infante 442 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .306 .198 -15.6 -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
1Wade Davis 7 1 13 57 0 55.7 4.85 2.43 10.51 0.32 0.97 2.06983 2.49 12.9 1.4
2Yordano Ventura 10 7 0 22 22 127.3 8.34 3.04 8.34 0.85 4.24 3.65589 4.66 9.3 1.1
3Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 28 28 168.3 8.39 3.21 6.79 0.64 3.53 3.74159 4.53 8.8 1.0
4Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.38252 3.36 7.0 0.8
5Franklin Morales 3 1 0 56 0 55.0 6.38 1.96 5.89 0.16 2.13 2.82062 3.48 6.3 0.7
6Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.51568 4.82 6.1 0.7
7Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 37 0 40.3 8.70 2.23 9.37 1.12 3.35 3.40244 3.38 5.7 0.6
8Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.51269 4.32 4.7 0.5
9Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.15471 3.90 4.5 0.5
10Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.58571 4.25 4.1 0.4
11Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.32452 3.97 3.6 0.4
12Chris Young 10 6 0 28 16 106.3 7.03 3.05 6.18 1.18 3.13 4.48394 5.02 4.0 0.4
13Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.59523 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 4.07257 3.97 1.9 0.2
15Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.75309 4.38 2.9 0.1
16Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.74509 3.00 0.9 0.1
17Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.2925 5.20 0.9 0.1
18Scott Alexander 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12971 2.95 0.2 0.0
19Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.73245 5.20 -0.6 -0.1
20Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 13.50 9.00 9.00 4.50 9.00 10.6297 8.76 -0.8 -0.1
21Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1297 10.00 -0.9 -0.1
22Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.35193 5.63 -2.5 -0.2

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