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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 07-31)
1 Kansas City Royals 61 41 .598 - 4.31 3.72 0.59 6.7 4
2 Minnesota Twins 53 49 .520 8.0 4.25 4.25 0.00 8.2 17
3 Detroit Tigers 50 53 .485 11.5 4.49 4.82 -0.33 0.1 16
3 Chicago White Sox 49 52 .485 11.5 3.68 4.27 -0.59 5.0 22
5 Cleveland Indians 48 54 .471 13.0 3.89 4.24 -0.35 -6.5 12



2015 Rankings

61 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
41 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.598 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.31 RS/G is tied for 9th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.72 RA/G is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.59 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
6.7 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: 08-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 29 31 .483 254 264 .253 .315 .390
Kansas City Royals 29 31 .483 249 257 .265 .313 .396
Chicago White Sox 29 32 .475 262 276 .259 .316 .399
Minnesota Twins 27 33 .450 266 299 .256 .318 .407
Detroit Tigers 25 34 .424 242 289 .264 .324 .406

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 GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

21 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

20 GS
Chris Young
Chris Young

16 GS

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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
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
5Ben Zobrist 8 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .095 -1.3 -0.2
6Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.6 0.0
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 -.002 3.8 0.1
10Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
11Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .356 2.7 0.0
14Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -0.2 0.0
15Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .093 -0.7 -0.1
16Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
17Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 4.9 -0.3
18Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 4.0 -0.2
19Cheslor Cuthbert 20 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .316 .350 .474 .298 1.7 0.2
20Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
21Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .154 -1.8 -0.2
22Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 18 1 .239 .314 .370 .253 6.0 0.9
23Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .240 0.1 0.1
24Alex Rios 226 26 9 0 2 16 7 35 7 0 .249 .283 .319 .225 -3.0 -0.4
25Mike Moustakas 398 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .283 .342 .420 .281 21.8 2.6
26Alcides Escobar 417 53 17 2 2 36 18 45 8 5 .280 .318 .350 .242 15.9 2.1
27Salvador Perez 358 31 15 0 15 42 7 54 1 0 .248 .263 .421 .249 8.0 0.8
28Omar Infante 363 35 20 4 1 29 7 58 1 2 .233 .246 .321 .213 -7.1 -0.9
29Lorenzo Cain 383 66 23 5 11 46 26 61 19 4 .314 .371 .504 .317 34.8 5.0
30Kendrys Morales 414 45 28 0 12 72 28 63 0 0 .281 .338 .451 .276 9.7 1.0
31Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .317 23.6 2.8
32Eric Hosmer 415 57 21 4 11 55 34 71 4 2 .316 .374 .481 .301 21.3 2.4

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.7297 4.58 4.8 0.6
2Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.04442 5.44 -0.8 0.0
3Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.53586 5.09 2.6 0.2
4Danny Duffy 4 5 0 15 15 82.0 9.22 3.62 5.71 1.10 4.28 4.7417 5.10 1.6 0.2
5Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.56297 4.61 3.9 0.5
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.23376 5.14 1.0 0.1
7Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.52697 4.21 3.8 0.4
8Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.53649 3.70 2.5 0.3
9Kris Medlen 0 0 0 3 0 6.3 8.53 5.68 9.95 1.42 5.68 4.80782 4.81 -0.1 0.0
10Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.01383 3.90 1.7 0.2
11Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 25 0 24.7 9.85 2.92 9.49 1.09 4.38 3.51692 3.61 3.3 0.4
12Ryan Madson 1 1 1 44 0 42.7 5.91 1.90 8.02 0.63 1.69 2.90691 3.49 4.3 0.5
13Greg Holland 3 0 22 33 0 31.7 6.54 5.12 9.95 0.28 3.13 2.97624 3.52 4.5 0.5
14Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 45 0 43.7 5.77 2.68 8.24 0.62 1.85 3.09387 2.96 6.0 0.7
15Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.67372 5.36 -1.2 -0.1
16Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.68635 2.87 0.9 0.1
17Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.071 10.01 -0.9 -0.1
18Wade Davis 7 1 9 45 0 43.7 4.53 2.68 10.31 0.00 0.41 1.67403 2.12 11.3 1.2
19Franklin Morales 3 0 0 43 0 43.3 6.65 2.08 5.61 0.21 2.08 2.88636 3.54 4.2 0.5

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