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2015 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk
Win
Sorted Descending
Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 08-30)
1 Detroit Tigers 60 70 .462 20.0 4.36 4.92 -0.56 -1.4 20
2 Chicago White Sox 61 68 .473 18.5 3.82 4.27 -0.45 4.5 23
3 Cleveland Indians 63 66 .488 16.5 4.11 4.12 -0.01 -10.4 8
4 Minnesota Twins 67 63 .515 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.6 19
5 Kansas City Royals 80 50 .615 - 4.38 3.72 0.66 9.6 3



2015 Rankings

80 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
50 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.615 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
3.72 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.66 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.6 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: 08-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 16 .500 134 138 .266 .314 .400
Chicago White Sox 16 17 .485 138 148 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 16 17 .485 138 145 .253 .314 .399
Minnesota Twins 15 17 .469 143 158 .256 .319 .412
Detroit Tigers 14 18 .438 144 160 .263 .321 .408

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

5.4 BWARP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

4.1 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

3.0 BWARP

Top pitching performers by PWARP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.4 PWARP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

1.0 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 494 80 29 6 12 58 32 81 26 4 .312 .368 .483 .306 39.0 5.4
2Mike Moustakas 503 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .283 .349 .448 .289 33.1 4.1
3Eric Hosmer 533 80 27 4 14 77 46 89 6 2 .311 .372 .471 .294 25.1 3.0
4Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.7 2.8
5Alcides Escobar 547 70 17 3 3 39 24 58 14 5 .260 .301 .324 .227 12.2 1.7
6Kendrys Morales 525 57 35 1 15 90 45 80 0 0 .285 .352 .459 .283 14.1 1.5
7Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.4 1.2
8Ben Zobrist 128 20 8 0 4 14 17 13 0 2 .327 .414 .509 .333 12.5 1.2
9Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .247 10.7 1.2
10Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.118 2.9 0.1
11Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
12Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
13Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 4.2 0.1
14Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.5 0.1
15Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
16Paulo Orlando 206 24 8 5 5 21 5 40 3 3 .235 .260 .403 .239 0.3 0.0
17Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .352 3.8 0.0
18Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Jason Frasor 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
21Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Franklin Morales 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 77 6 2 0 1 5 2 20 0 0 .214 .257 .286 .201 -1.0 -0.1
29Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 7.1 -0.2
30Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
31Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 8.8 -0.4
32Omar Infante 437 38 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .232 .307 .199 -14.8 -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 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.10149 2.48 12.6 1.4
2Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.67009 4.50 8.8 1.0
3Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79734 4.78 7.1 0.8
4Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.3604 3.34 7.0 0.8
5Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.49355 4.77 6.5 0.7
6Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.79277 3.42 6.4 0.7
7Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.44672 3.29 5.7 0.6
8Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.13259 3.86 4.6 0.5
9Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.571 4.28 4.5 0.5
10Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30239 3.93 3.8 0.4
11Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56359 4.22 4.2 0.4
12Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.49736 5.02 3.8 0.4
13Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.57311 3.76 2.6 0.3
14Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05045 3.91 2.0 0.2
15Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.73096 4.35 2.9 0.2
16Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27038 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 1.72296 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 4.71033 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 10.1076 9.94 -0.9 -0.1
20Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.37826 5.62 -2.6 -0.2

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