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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 07-27)
1 Kansas City Royals 60 38 .612 - 4.38 3.61 0.77 4.9 1
2 Minnesota Twins 52 46 .531 8.0 4.21 4.13 0.08 8.4 16
3 Detroit Tigers 48 51 .485 12.5 4.46 4.74 -0.28 0.0 14
3 Chicago White Sox 47 50 .485 12.5 3.57 4.16 -0.59 5.6 23
5 Cleveland Indians 45 53 .459 15.0 3.87 4.36 -0.49 -4.9 15



2015 Rankings

60 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
38 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.612 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division
3.61 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0.77 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
4.9 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 33 30 .524 305 289 .265 .324 .412
Chicago White Sox 32 33 .492 285 293 .259 .316 .398
Cleveland Indians 31 33 .484 274 285 .253 .318 .398
Kansas City Royals 30 34 .469 261 277 .265 .310 .393
Minnesota Twins 30 34 .469 298 320 .257 .317 .406

Bottom offensive performers by HR

Cheslor Cuthbert
Cheslor Cuthbert

0 HR
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

0 HR
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

0 HR

Top pitching performers by SO9

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

10.55 SO9
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

10.27 SO9
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

9.51 SO9

Hitters by HR ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Ascending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Cheslor Cuthbert 19 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .315 1.9 0.2
2Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .222 1.0 0.1
3Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -2.1 -0.2
5Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -0.2 0.0
9Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Drew Butera 45 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .190 .209 .214 .164 -1.1 -0.1
11Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 5.3 -0.3
12Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
14Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 3.5 0.1
15Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
17Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 0.7 0.0
18Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .153 1.2 0.0
19Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 3.5 -0.2
20Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Omar Infante 350 34 20 3 1 29 7 56 1 2 .230 .244 .316 .211 -7.0 -0.9
22Jarrod Dyson 148 19 5 5 1 12 10 23 17 1 .254 .326 .392 .265 7.5 1.0
23Alex Rios 215 26 9 0 2 15 7 33 7 0 .257 .293 .332 .234 -1.6 -0.2
24Alcides Escobar 400 53 17 2 2 35 18 42 7 4 .287 .327 .360 .251 19.0 2.4
25Paulo Orlando 158 20 4 5 4 17 5 29 3 1 .242 .276 .416 .246 1.2 0.2
26Mike Moustakas 381 45 17 1 10 39 24 40 1 2 .294 .354 .438 .294 25.1 3.0
27Eric Hosmer 398 53 19 4 10 53 33 71 4 2 .308 .368 .467 .297 19.4 2.2
28Lorenzo Cain 370 62 22 4 11 46 26 59 18 3 .313 .370 .501 .318 33.9 5.0
29Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .319 24.1 2.9
30Kendrys Morales 397 43 26 0 12 68 27 61 0 0 .287 .343 .457 .282 10.8 1.1
31Salvador Perez 348 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .249 .264 .427 .254 9.4 1.0

Pitchers by SO9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9
Sorted Descending
SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Wade Davis 6 1 9 44 0 42.7 4.64 2.74 10.55 0.00 0.42 1.61808 2.15 10.7 1.2
2Greg Holland 3 0 21 32 0 30.7 6.75 4.99 10.27 0.29 3.23 2.85211 3.40 4.6 0.5
3Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 24 0 23.7 7.99 3.04 9.51 0.76 3.04 3.04777 3.05 4.2 0.5
4Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.50377 4.20 3.5 0.3
5Kris Medlen 0 0 0 2 0 5.3 8.44 3.38 8.44 1.69 6.75 4.73528 6.09 -0.9 -0.1
6Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 42.7 5.91 2.74 8.44 0.63 1.90 3.0712 2.86 6.1 0.7
7Ryan Madson 1 1 1 43 0 40.7 5.75 1.99 7.97 0.66 1.77 2.974 3.51 3.7 0.4
8Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.65051 5.35 -1.3 -0.1
9Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.53977 4.58 3.5 0.4
10Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 3.99062 3.87 1.7 0.2
11Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.7065 4.46 5.3 0.7
12Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.66314 2.82 0.9 0.1
13Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.51328 3.67 2.4 0.3
14Chris Young 8 6 0 21 15 95.0 6.92 2.75 5.78 1.33 3.32 4.59513 5.21 0.7 0.0
15Danny Duffy 4 4 0 14 14 76.0 9.24 3.43 5.68 0.83 4.03 4.24513 4.75 2.7 0.3
16Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.21056 5.10 0.8 0.1
17Franklin Morales 3 0 0 41 0 41.3 6.31 1.96 5.23 0.22 2.18 2.9268 3.64 3.1 0.3
18Jeremy Guthrie 7 6 0 19 19 107.7 11.28 2.59 4.68 1.17 5.35 4.70102 5.09 1.2 0.2
19Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0478 10.01 -0.9 -0.1

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