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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 08-27)
1 Kansas City Royals 78 49 .614 - 4.39 3.75 0.64 9.1 3
2 Minnesota Twins 65 62 .512 13.0 4.35 4.43 -0.08 10.5 21
3 Cleveland Indians 60 66 .476 17.5 4.05 4.17 -0.12 -10.8 8
3 Chicago White Sox 60 66 .476 17.5 3.82 4.26 -0.44 4.1 22
5 Detroit Tigers 60 67 .472 18.0 4.42 4.81 -0.39 -2.6 17



2015 Rankings

78 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
.614 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.39 RS/G is 9th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.75 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.64 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.1 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

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Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 17 18 .486 146 150 .266 .314 .400
Chicago White Sox 17 19 .472 152 162 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 17 19 .472 151 158 .253 .314 .398
Detroit Tigers 16 19 .457 157 172 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 16 19 .457 156 173 .256 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by AVG

Chris Young
Chris Young

.500 AVG
Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

.337 AVG
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.311 AVG

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

26 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

23 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

21 GS

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 3.4 0.0
2Ben Zobrist 115 19 7 0 4 13 16 11 0 2 .337 .426 .531 .344 12.7 1.2
3Lorenzo Cain 481 78 29 6 12 56 28 78 24 4 .311 .364 .486 .305 36.7 5.1
4Eric Hosmer 520 78 26 4 14 76 45 84 5 2 .311 .372 .472 .294 24.3 2.8
5Kendrys Morales 512 56 35 1 14 87 44 78 0 0 .285 .354 .458 .282 13.9 1.5
6Mike Moustakas 490 58 25 1 15 56 35 53 1 2 .283 .350 .449 .288 32.2 4.1
7Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .312 22.5 2.8
8Alcides Escobar 533 68 17 3 3 39 24 55 13 5 .266 .307 .331 .229 13.2 1.7
9Alex Rios 316 31 16 1 2 22 11 46 8 0 .257 .291 .338 .232 -2.2 0.3
10Jarrod Dyson 185 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .255 .320 .382 .254 9.6 1.2
11Salvador Perez 433 37 19 0 18 55 8 66 1 0 .251 .266 .425 .246 9.8 1.0
12Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .209 -2.3 0.1
13Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
14Paulo Orlando 193 24 8 5 5 20 5 36 3 2 .240 .267 .421 .247 2.0 0.2
15Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .227 0.4 0.1
16Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.8 -2.1
17Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .198 -1.2 -0.1
18Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.1 0.0
19Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 7.3 -0.2
20Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
21Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.2 0.1
22Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
23Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.2 0.0
24Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 7.9 -0.4
25Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.119 3.7 0.1
29Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 11 7 0 26 26 158.7 8.11 3.23 6.75 0.62 3.35 3.72127 4.56 7.9 1.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38061 5.62 -2.3 -0.2
3Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79968 4.78 7.3 0.8
4Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.49525 4.86 5.6 0.6
5Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.58052 5.10 3.4 0.3
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27272 5.17 1.1 0.1
7Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57334 4.27 4.6 0.5
8Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56593 4.23 4.2 0.4
9Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.15911 3.85 3.7 0.2
10Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.57545 3.75 2.7 0.3
11Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1099 9.98 -0.9 -0.1
12Greg Holland 3 1 28 42 0 39.0 7.85 5.31 10.38 0.46 3.92 3.23813 3.91 4.4 0.5
13Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.7253 2.91 0.9 0.1
14Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30473 3.92 3.9 0.4
15Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 59 0 58.3 5.71 3.24 8.02 0.62 2.16 3.40136 3.32 7.1 0.8
16Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.22002 3.13 6.2 0.7
17Franklin Morales 3 1 0 53 0 52.3 6.71 2.06 5.85 0.17 2.24 2.8042 3.42 6.3 0.7
18Wade Davis 7 1 12 55 0 53.7 5.03 2.52 10.40 0.34 1.01 2.12235 2.50 12.4 1.3
19Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05279 3.92 2.0 0.2
20Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71267 5.16 -0.5 -0.1

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