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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 07-30)
1 Kansas City Royals 61 40 .604 - 4.30 3.68 0.62 6.8 4
2 Minnesota Twins 53 48 .525 8.0 4.29 4.24 0.05 7.6 17
3 Detroit Tigers 50 52 .490 11.5 4.46 4.78 -0.32 0.8 16
3 Chicago White Sox 49 51 .490 11.5 3.66 4.18 -0.52 4.8 21
5 Cleveland Indians 47 54 .465 14.0 3.91 4.27 -0.36 -6.4 13



2015 Rankings

61 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
40 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.604 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.30 RS/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.68 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.62 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
6.8 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: 07-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 29 31 .483 275 291 .265 .324 .413
Chicago White Sox 30 32 .484 265 277 .259 .316 .399
Kansas City Royals 29 32 .475 251 262 .265 .313 .396
Minnesota Twins 27 34 .443 267 305 .257 .318 .407
Cleveland Indians 26 35 .426 228 270 .254 .315 .391

Top offensive performers by B2

Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

27 B2
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

22 B2
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

21 B2

Top pitching performers by FIP

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

10.071 FIP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.04442 FIP
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

4.80782 FIP

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kendrys Morales 409 44 27 0 12 70 28 62 0 0 .282 .340 .450 .276 9.6 1.0
2Lorenzo Cain 378 64 22 5 11 46 26 61 18 4 .313 .370 .503 .318 34.5 5.0
3Eric Hosmer 410 55 21 4 11 55 33 71 4 2 .315 .372 .481 .300 20.9 2.3
4Omar Infante 359 34 20 4 1 29 7 57 1 2 .236 .249 .325 .215 -6.3 -0.8
5Mike Moustakas 393 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .287 .346 .426 .285 23.1 2.8
6Alcides Escobar 412 53 17 2 2 35 18 45 7 4 .278 .317 .349 .242 15.8 2.0
7Salvador Perez 354 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .248 .263 .423 .250 8.1 0.8
8Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .317 23.7 2.9
9Alex Rios 222 26 9 0 2 16 7 35 7 0 .249 .284 .321 .226 -3.0 -0.4
10Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 17 1 .239 .314 .370 .253 5.8 0.9
11Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .241 0.2 0.1
12Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
13Cheslor Cuthbert 20 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .316 .350 .474 .298 1.7 0.2
14Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .154 -1.8 -0.2
15Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 3.8 0.1
17Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.011 -2.1 -0.2
20Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 3.9 -0.2
21Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
22Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -0.2 0.0
23Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Ben Zobrist 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -0.8 -0.1
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.8 0.0
27Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .355 2.6 0.0
29Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .093 -0.7 -0.1
31Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.8 -0.3

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Michael 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
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
3Kris 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
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
5Brandon 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
6Chris 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
7Jason 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
8Jason 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
9Edinson 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
10Yordano 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
11Yohan 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
12Joe 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
13Luke 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
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
15Greg 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
16Ryan 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
17Franklin 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
18Aaron 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
19Wade 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

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