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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 09-02)
1 Kansas City Royals 81 51 .614 - 4.44 3.72 0.72 8.3 3
2 Minnesota Twins 69 63 .523 12.0 4.36 4.37 -0.01 11.8 18
3 Cleveland Indians 64 68 .485 17.0 4.08 4.12 -0.04 -10.3 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 70 .466 19.5 3.81 4.29 -0.48 4.4 23
5 Detroit Tigers 61 71 .462 20.0 4.35 4.98 -0.63 -0.3 22



2015 Rankings

81 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
51 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.614 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.44 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.72 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.72 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
8.3 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-03)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 15 15 .500 127 132 .253 .314 .399
Kansas City Royals 15 15 .500 132 129 .266 .315 .400
Chicago White Sox 15 16 .484 131 140 .259 .316 .403
Detroit Tigers 14 16 .467 136 151 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 14 16 .467 135 149 .257 .320 .413

Top offensive performers by B2

Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

35 B2
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

30 B2
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

27 B2

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

27 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

23 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

22 GS

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 534 60 35 1 17 94 45 82 0 0 .287 .354 .471 .288 16.8 1.8
2Lorenzo Cain 502 83 30 6 13 61 32 82 26 4 .313 .369 .490 .309 41.1 5.6
3Eric Hosmer 541 82 27 4 14 77 47 90 6 2 .309 .370 .466 .294 25.8 2.9
4Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .289 33.3 4.1
5Omar Infante 442 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .306 .198 -15.4 -2.3
6Salvador Perez 450 40 19 0 18 56 10 66 1 0 .256 .276 .425 .249 12.2 1.3
7Alcides Escobar 556 70 17 3 3 41 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .322 .226 12.9 1.8
8Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
9Alex Gordon 316 33 14 0 11 40 39 64 1 4 .284 .396 .464 .317 24.3 3.0
10Paulo Orlando 210 26 10 6 5 21 5 41 3 3 .245 .269 .430 .251 2.8 0.3
11Ben Zobrist 136 22 8 0 5 15 19 14 1 2 .319 .412 .517 .337 13.8 1.3
12Jarrod Dyson 195 26 6 6 1 15 13 33 23 2 .253 .319 .374 .252 9.6 1.3
13Christian Colon 87 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .241 .302 .291 .212 -0.1 0.0
14Drew Butera 78 6 2 0 1 5 2 21 0 0 .211 .253 .282 .199 -1.3 -0.1
15Cheslor Cuthbert 30 3 1 1 1 8 2 6 0 0 .286 .333 .500 .300 2.5 0.4
16Jonny Gomes 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500 .667 1.000 .539 0.7 0.1
17Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 4.1 0.1
18Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
21Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 9.2 -0.3
22Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 -0.1 0.0
23Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
24Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.3 -0.4
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
28Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.6 0.0
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .091 -0.7 -0.1
32Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.115 2.8 0.1
34Terrance Gore 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 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 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.68504 4.52 8.3 1.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.34476 5.60 -2.6 -0.2
3Yordano Ventura 10 7 0 22 22 127.3 8.34 3.04 8.34 0.85 4.24 3.64872 4.64 9.2 1.0
4Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.5085 4.79 6.1 0.7
5Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.51231 5.04 3.6 0.3
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.28533 5.18 0.9 0.1
7Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.50552 4.31 4.6 0.5
8Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.57854 4.23 4.1 0.4
9Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.74591 4.37 2.8 0.1
10Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.58806 3.77 2.6 0.3
11Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.14754 3.88 4.5 0.5
12Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.37535 3.35 7.0 0.8
13Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 0.00 9.00 18.00 19.1225 20.92 -1.5 -0.2
14Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.73791 2.94 0.9 0.1
15Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1225 9.99 -0.9 -0.1
16Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.46167 3.31 5.6 0.6
17Franklin Morales 3 1 0 56 0 55.0 6.38 1.96 5.89 0.16 2.13 2.81345 3.46 6.3 0.7
18Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.11644 2.50 12.5 1.3
19Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.31734 3.96 3.6 0.4
20Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.72528 5.18 -0.6 -0.1
21Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.0654 3.94 1.9 0.2
22Scott Alexander 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12254 2.93 0.2 0.0

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