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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 08-02)
1 Kansas City Royals 62 42 .596 - 4.32 3.75 0.57 7.2 6
2 Minnesota Twins 54 50 .519 8.0 4.21 4.23 -0.02 8.5 17
3 Detroit Tigers 51 54 .486 11.5 4.48 4.79 -0.31 0.2 16
3 Chicago White Sox 50 53 .485 11.5 3.72 4.32 -0.60 4.9 22
5 Cleveland Indians 48 56 .462 14.0 3.84 4.22 -0.38 -7.2 12



2015 Rankings

62 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
42 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.596 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.32 RS/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.75 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.57 Diff/G is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, 1st in division
7.2 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: 08-03)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 28 30 .483 244 256 .253 .315 .390
Kansas City Royals 28 30 .483 239 248 .264 .313 .396
Chicago White Sox 28 31 .475 253 267 .259 .316 .399
Detroit Tigers 26 31 .456 252 278 .262 .321 .405
Minnesota Twins 26 32 .448 256 289 .256 .318 .406

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

0.0 VORP
Franklin Morales
Franklin Morales

0.0 VORP
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

0.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by SO9

Johnny Cueto
Johnny Cueto

10.50 SO9
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

10.07 SO9
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

9.95 SO9

Hitters by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Ascending
VORP

BWARP
1Luke Hochevar 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
3Kris Medlen 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
5Kelvin Herrera 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
7Jason Frasor 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
9Omar Infante 367 35 20 4 1 29 7 59 1 2 .230 .243 .317 .210 -8.2 -1.0
10Alex Rios 230 26 9 0 2 16 7 36 7 0 .244 .278 .313 .221 -3.9 -0.6
11Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
12Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .154 -1.8 -0.2
13Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .093 -0.7 -0.1
14Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.4 0.0
15Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
16Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.1 0.0
17Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .240 0.1 0.1
18Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
19Cheslor Cuthbert 23 2 1 1 0 4 1 4 0 0 .273 .304 .409 .260 1.0 0.2
20Ben Zobrist 12 3 1 0 2 4 0 1 0 1 .333 .333 .917 .419 1.8 0.2
21Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 2.7 -0.2
22Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .359 2.8 0.0
23Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 3.9 0.1
24Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 5.1 -0.3
25Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 18 2 .239 .314 .370 .253 5.8 0.9
26Salvador Perez 362 31 15 0 15 43 7 54 1 0 .246 .260 .417 .247 7.3 0.7
27Kendrys Morales 418 45 28 0 12 73 28 63 0 0 .283 .340 .451 .277 10.0 1.0
28Alcides Escobar 422 54 17 2 2 36 18 45 8 5 .279 .317 .348 .242 16.1 2.1
29Eric Hosmer 419 58 21 4 11 58 34 71 4 2 .318 .376 .482 .301 21.5 2.4
30Mike Moustakas 399 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .283 .343 .420 .281 22.1 2.6
31Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .317 23.6 2.8
32Lorenzo Cain 387 68 24 5 11 46 26 61 19 4 .314 .372 .506 .317 35.4 5.1

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
1Johnny Cueto 0 0 0 1 1 6.0 10.50 3.00 10.50 0.00 4.50 1.74918 1.85 2.5 0.3
2Wade Davis 7 1 9 46 0 44.7 4.63 2.62 10.07 0.20 0.60 2.00789 2.43 10.3 1.1
3Kris Medlen 0 0 0 3 0 6.3 8.53 5.68 9.95 1.42 5.68 4.81936 4.82 -0.1 0.0
4Greg Holland 3 0 23 34 0 32.7 6.61 5.23 9.64 0.28 3.03 3.08251 3.62 4.4 0.5
5Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 26 0 26.7 9.45 2.70 9.11 1.01 4.05 3.42001 3.45 4.1 0.4
6Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.53851 4.21 3.9 0.4
7Ryan Madson 1 1 1 45 0 42.7 6.75 1.90 8.02 0.63 2.32 2.91845 3.53 4.5 0.5
8Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 45.7 5.72 2.76 7.88 0.59 1.77 3.1701 3.06 6.1 0.7
9Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.68525 5.36 -1.1 -0.1
10Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 16 16 90.3 8.97 2.69 7.17 0.90 4.98 3.84635 4.86 2.7 0.4
11Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.02537 3.91 1.8 0.2
12Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.74124 4.59 5.1 0.6
13Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.69789 2.86 0.9 0.1
14Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.54803 3.70 2.6 0.3
15Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.54739 5.10 2.8 0.3
16Franklin Morales 3 1 0 44 0 43.7 7.01 2.06 5.77 0.21 2.27 2.8535 3.52 4.5 0.5
17Danny Duffy 4 5 0 15 15 82.0 9.22 3.62 5.71 1.10 4.28 4.75324 5.11 1.9 0.2
18Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.2453 5.14 1.1 0.1
19Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.05596 5.45 -0.4 0.1
20Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0825 10.02 -0.9 -0.1

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