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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 08-30)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 50 .615 - 4.38 3.72 0.66 9.6 3
2 Minnesota Twins 67 63 .515 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.6 19
3 Cleveland Indians 63 66 .488 16.5 4.11 4.12 -0.01 -10.4 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 -1.4 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: 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

Bottom offensive performers by SLG

Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

.000 SLG
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

.000 SLG
Franklin Morales
Franklin Morales

.000 SLG

Top pitching performers by IP

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

165.3 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

133.0 IP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

120.3 IP

Hitters by SLG ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Ascending
SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.118 2.9 0.1
2Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
10Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
11Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 8.8 -0.4
12Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
13Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 4.2 0.1
14Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 7.1 -0.2
15Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
16Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
17Drew Butera 77 6 2 0 1 5 2 20 0 0 .214 .257 .286 .201 -1.0 -0.1
18Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
19Omar Infante 437 38 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .232 .307 .199 -14.8 -2.1
20Alcides Escobar 547 70 17 3 3 39 24 58 14 5 .260 .301 .324 .227 12.2 1.7
21Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.5 0.1
22Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
23Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.4 1.2
24Paulo Orlando 206 24 8 5 5 21 5 40 3 3 .235 .260 .403 .239 0.3 0.0
25Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .247 10.7 1.2
26Mike Moustakas 503 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .283 .349 .448 .289 33.1 4.1
27Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.7 2.8
28Kendrys Morales 525 57 35 1 15 90 45 80 0 0 .285 .352 .459 .283 14.1 1.5
29Eric Hosmer 533 80 27 4 14 77 46 89 6 2 .311 .372 .471 .294 25.1 3.0
30Lorenzo Cain 494 80 29 6 12 58 32 81 26 4 .312 .368 .483 .306 39.0 5.4
31Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .352 3.8 0.0
32Ben Zobrist 128 20 8 0 4 14 17 13 0 2 .327 .414 .509 .333 12.5 1.2

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Edinson 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
2Jeremy 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
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
4Danny 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
5Chris 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
6Kelvin 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
7Wade 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
8Franklin 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
9Ryan 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
10Jason 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
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
12Johnny 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
13Greg 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
14Luke 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
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
16Brandon 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
17Jason 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
18Yohan 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
19Aaron 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
20Michael 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

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