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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 08-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 79 49 .617 - 4.38 3.73 0.65 9.5 3
2 Minnesota Twins 66 62 .516 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.1 21
3 Cleveland Indians 61 66 .480 17.5 4.04 4.15 -0.11 -10.8 8
4 Chicago White Sox 60 67 .472 18.5 3.79 4.24 -0.45 4.3 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 68 .469 19.0 4.41 4.81 -0.40 -2.7 18



2015 Rankings

79 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
.617 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
3.73 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.65 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.5 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: 08-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 17 17 .500 142 147 .266 .314 .400
Cleveland Indians 17 18 .486 147 153 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 16 18 .471 152 167 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 16 18 .471 152 168 .256 .319 .411
Chicago White Sox 16 19 .457 146 157 .259 .316 .403

Top offensive performers by B3

Omar Infante
Omar Infante

7 B3
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

6 B3
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

6 B3

Top pitching performers by HR9

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

4.50 HR9
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

1.56 HR9
Joe Blanton
Joe Blanton

1.30 HR9

Hitters by B3 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B
Sorted Descending
3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.6 -2.1
2Jarrod Dyson 185 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .255 .320 .382 .255 9.6 1.3
3Lorenzo Cain 485 78 29 6 12 56 30 78 24 4 .312 .367 .486 .307 38.3 5.3
4Paulo Orlando 197 24 8 5 5 21 5 37 3 2 .241 .267 .417 .247 2.2 0.3
5Eric Hosmer 524 78 26 4 14 76 46 85 5 2 .309 .371 .469 .293 24.2 2.8
6Alcides Escobar 538 68 17 3 3 39 24 57 13 5 .263 .304 .328 .228 12.4 1.7
7Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.2 0.1
8Mike Moustakas 494 58 25 1 15 56 36 53 1 2 .281 .349 .446 .289 32.3 4.1
9Kendrys Morales 516 57 35 1 15 89 44 79 0 0 .287 .355 .464 .286 15.9 1.7
10Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
11Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.112 3.7 0.1
12Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
14Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
15Salvador Perez 437 38 19 0 18 55 8 66 1 0 .251 .265 .423 .246 10.1 1.1
16Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 7.0 -0.2
17Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
18Greg Holland 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 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
20Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
21Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
23Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .353 3.1 0.0
24Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
25Ben Zobrist 119 20 8 0 4 13 16 12 0 2 .343 .429 .539 .348 13.6 1.3
26Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.8 -0.4
27Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .199 -1.1 -0.1
28Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1

Pitchers by HR9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Descending
HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0996 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.37031 5.62 -2.6 -0.2
3Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.55563 4.22 4.1 0.4
4Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.57022 5.09 3.1 0.3
5Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.70237 5.15 -0.5 -0.1
6Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.56305 4.27 4.5 0.5
7Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.26242 5.16 1.0 0.1
8Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.20972 3.12 6.1 0.7
9Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.56515 3.75 2.6 0.3
10Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.78938 4.77 7.0 0.8
11Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.14881 3.84 3.7 0.2
12Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.29444 3.92 3.8 0.4
13Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.48495 4.86 5.3 0.6
14Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.35244 3.34 7.0 0.8
15Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.66213 4.48 8.8 1.1
16Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.12463 3.85 4.6 0.5
17Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.04249 3.91 1.9 0.2
18Wade Davis 7 1 12 55 0 53.7 5.03 2.52 10.40 0.34 1.01 2.11206 2.50 12.3 1.3
19Franklin Morales 3 1 0 54 0 52.7 6.66 2.05 5.81 0.17 2.22 2.8528 3.46 6.0 0.6
20Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.71501 2.91 0.9 0.1

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