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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 08-31)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 50 .615 - 4.38 3.72 0.66 9.6 4
2 Minnesota Twins 67 63 .515 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.6 19
3 Cleveland Indians 64 66 .492 16.0 4.11 4.11 0.00 -9.7 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 68 .473 18.5 3.82 4.27 -0.45 4.5 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 70 .462 20.0 4.36 4.92 -0.56 -1.5 20



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: 09-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 16 .500 140 138 .265 .315 .399
Chicago White Sox 16 17 .485 139 148 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 15 17 .469 135 140 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 15 17 .469 145 160 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 15 17 .469 144 158 .257 .319 .412

Bottom offensive performers by BB

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0 BB
Franklin Morales
Franklin Morales

0 BB
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

0 BB

Top pitching performers by VORP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

12.5 VORP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

8.6 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

7.0 VORP

Hitters by BB ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Ascending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
6Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.2 0.0
7Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.6 -0.4
8Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.113 2.9 0.1
9Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 6.9 -0.2
10Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.8 0.1
11Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.7 0.0
12Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
13Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1
15Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 -0.1 0.0
16Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
19Drew Butera 77 6 2 0 1 5 2 20 0 0 .214 .257 .286 .201 -1.0 -0.1
20Paulo Orlando 206 24 8 5 5 21 5 40 3 3 .235 .260 .403 .239 0.4 0.0
21Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
22Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .247 10.8 1.2
23Omar Infante 437 38 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .232 .307 .199 -14.7 -2.1
24Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
25Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.4 1.2
26Ben Zobrist 128 20 8 0 4 14 17 13 0 2 .327 .414 .509 .334 12.6 1.2
27Alcides Escobar 547 70 17 3 3 39 24 58 14 5 .260 .301 .324 .227 12.4 1.7
28Lorenzo Cain 494 80 29 6 12 58 32 81 26 4 .312 .368 .483 .307 39.3 5.4
29Mike Moustakas 503 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .283 .349 .448 .289 33.3 4.2
30Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
31Kendrys Morales 525 57 35 1 15 90 45 80 0 0 .285 .352 .459 .284 14.4 1.5
32Eric Hosmer 533 80 27 4 14 77 46 89 6 2 .311 .372 .471 .295 25.5 3.0

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 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.10668 2.49 12.5 1.4
2Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.67528 4.50 8.6 1.0
3Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.36559 3.34 7.0 0.8
4Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.80253 4.78 6.9 0.8
5Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.79796 3.43 6.3 0.7
6Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.49874 4.77 6.3 0.7
7Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.45191 3.29 5.6 0.6
8Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.13778 3.87 4.6 0.5
9Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57619 4.29 4.4 0.5
10Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56878 4.22 4.1 0.4
11Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30758 3.93 3.7 0.4
12Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.50255 5.03 3.7 0.3
13Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.73615 4.35 2.9 0.1
14Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.5783 3.75 2.6 0.3
15Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05564 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 4.27557 5.16 0.9 0.1
17Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.72815 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 4.71552 5.17 -0.6 -0.1
19Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1128 9.95 -0.9 -0.1
20Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38345 5.62 -2.8 -0.2

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