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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 08-29)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 49 .620 - 4.40 3.73 0.67 9.7 3
2 Minnesota Twins 66 63 .512 14.0 4.32 4.39 -0.07 11.2 21
3 Cleveland Indians 62 66 .484 17.5 4.07 4.14 -0.07 -10.4 8
4 Chicago White Sox 60 68 .469 19.5 3.80 4.27 -0.47 4.1 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 69 .465 20.0 4.38 4.89 -0.51 -1.6 19



2015 Rankings

80 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
49 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.620 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.40 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.73 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.67 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.7 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: 08-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 17 .485 138 142 .266 .314 .399
Chicago White Sox 16 18 .471 142 152 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 16 18 .471 142 149 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 15 18 .455 147 164 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 15 18 .455 147 163 .256 .319 .412

Bottom offensive performers by SO

Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

0 SO
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

0 SO
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

0 SO

Top pitching performers by PWARP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.4 PWARP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

1.1 PWARP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

0.8 PWARP

Hitters by SO ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Ascending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.110 2.9 0.1
2Wade Davis 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
4Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.7 0.1
8Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1
10Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
11Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.6 0.0
13Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.2 0.0
14Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
15Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
16Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 7.0 -0.2
17Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.8 -0.4
18Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
19Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
20Ben Zobrist 124 20 8 0 4 13 16 13 0 2 .327 .411 .514 .333 12.5 1.2
21Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .199 -1.1 -0.1
22Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.5 1.2
23Paulo Orlando 202 24 8 5 5 21 5 39 3 2 .234 .260 .406 .240 1.0 0.1
24Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
25Mike Moustakas 499 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .285 .352 .452 .291 34.2 4.3
26Alcides Escobar 543 70 17 3 3 39 24 57 14 5 .263 .303 .327 .229 13.2 1.8
27Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
28Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .248 10.8 1.2
29Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.6 -2.1
30Lorenzo Cain 490 80 29 6 12 57 32 79 25 4 .312 .369 .485 .308 39.3 5.4
31Kendrys Morales 521 57 35 1 15 90 44 80 0 0 .286 .353 .462 .286 15.1 1.6
32Eric Hosmer 529 80 27 4 14 77 46 87 6 2 .310 .371 .471 .294 25.0 2.9

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 2.09781 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 3.66641 4.48 8.8 1.1
3Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79366 4.77 7.0 0.8
4Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.35672 3.34 7.0 0.8
5Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.78909 3.41 6.4 0.7
6Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.214 3.12 6.1 0.7
7Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.48923 4.85 5.3 0.6
8Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.12891 3.85 4.6 0.5
9Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.56732 4.27 4.5 0.5
10Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.29871 3.92 3.8 0.4
11Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.55991 4.22 4.1 0.4
12Chris Young 9 6 0 26 16 103.3 7.05 3.05 6.10 1.22 3.22 4.52649 5.03 3.6 0.3
13Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.56943 3.75 2.6 0.3
14Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.04677 3.90 2.0 0.2
15Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.72729 4.34 2.9 0.1
16Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.2667 5.15 1.0 0.1
17Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.71928 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 4.70665 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
19Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1039 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 5.37459 5.61 -2.7 -0.2

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