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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 07-31)
1 Kansas City Royals 61 41 .598 - 4.31 3.72 0.59 6.7 4
2 Minnesota Twins 53 49 .520 8.0 4.25 4.25 0.00 8.2 17
3 Detroit Tigers 50 53 .485 11.5 4.49 4.82 -0.33 0.1 16
3 Chicago White Sox 49 52 .485 11.5 3.68 4.27 -0.59 5.0 22
5 Cleveland Indians 48 54 .471 13.0 3.89 4.24 -0.35 -6.5 12



2015 Rankings

61 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
41 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.598 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.31 RS/G is tied for 9th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.72 RA/G is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.59 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
6.7 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: 08-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 29 31 .483 254 264 .253 .315 .390
Kansas City Royals 29 31 .483 249 257 .265 .313 .396
Chicago White Sox 29 32 .475 262 276 .259 .316 .399
Minnesota Twins 27 33 .450 266 299 .256 .318 .407
Detroit Tigers 25 34 .424 242 289 .264 .324 .406

Top offensive performers by BB

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

39 BB
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

34 BB
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

28 BB

Top pitching performers by BB9

Jason Frasor
Jason Frasor

5.79 BB9
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

5.68 BB9
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

5.12 BB9

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .317 23.6 2.8
2Eric Hosmer 415 57 21 4 11 55 34 71 4 2 .316 .374 .481 .301 21.3 2.4
3Kendrys Morales 414 45 28 0 12 72 28 63 0 0 .281 .338 .451 .276 9.7 1.0
4Lorenzo Cain 383 66 23 5 11 46 26 61 19 4 .314 .371 .504 .317 34.8 5.0
5Mike Moustakas 398 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .283 .342 .420 .281 21.8 2.6
6Alcides Escobar 417 53 17 2 2 36 18 45 8 5 .280 .318 .350 .242 15.9 2.1
7Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 18 1 .239 .314 .370 .253 6.0 0.9
8Salvador Perez 358 31 15 0 15 42 7 54 1 0 .248 .263 .421 .249 8.0 0.8
9Omar Infante 363 35 20 4 1 29 7 58 1 2 .233 .246 .321 .213 -7.1 -0.9
10Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
11Alex Rios 226 26 9 0 2 16 7 35 7 0 .249 .283 .319 .225 -3.0 -0.4
12Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .240 0.1 0.1
13Cheslor Cuthbert 20 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .316 .350 .474 .298 1.7 0.2
14Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
16Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 4.0 -0.2
17Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 3.8 0.1
19Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
21Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -0.2 0.0
22Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .154 -1.8 -0.2
25Ben Zobrist 8 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .095 -1.3 -0.2
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.6 0.0
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 .356 2.7 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 .093 -0.7 -0.1
32Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 4.9 -0.3

Pitchers by BB9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Descending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.0215 3.90 1.8 0.2
2Kris Medlen 0 0 0 3 0 6.3 8.53 5.68 9.95 1.42 5.68 4.81549 4.81 -0.1 0.0
3Greg Holland 3 0 22 33 0 31.7 6.54 5.12 9.95 0.28 3.13 2.98391 3.52 4.5 0.5
4Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.68138 5.36 -1.1 -0.1
5Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0786 10.03 -0.9 -0.1
6Danny Duffy 4 5 0 15 15 82.0 9.22 3.62 5.71 1.10 4.28 4.74937 5.11 1.7 0.2
7Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.73737 4.58 4.9 0.6
8Johnny Cueto 0 0 0 1 1 6.0 10.50 3.00 10.50 0.00 4.50 1.74531 1.84 2.5 0.3
9Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.54353 5.09 2.7 0.2
10Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 45.7 5.72 2.76 7.88 0.59 1.77 3.16623 3.06 6.0 0.7
11Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.57064 4.61 4.0 0.5
12Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 26 0 26.7 9.45 2.70 9.11 1.01 4.05 3.41614 3.45 4.1 0.4
13Wade Davis 7 1 9 45 0 43.7 4.53 2.68 10.31 0.00 0.41 1.6817 2.12 11.4 1.2
14Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.05209 5.44 -0.6 0.0
15Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.24143 5.13 1.0 0.1
16Franklin Morales 3 1 0 44 0 43.7 7.01 2.06 5.77 0.21 2.27 2.84964 3.52 4.4 0.5
17Ryan Madson 1 1 1 45 0 42.7 6.75 1.90 8.02 0.63 2.32 2.91458 3.52 4.4 0.5
18Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.53464 4.21 3.8 0.4
19Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.54416 3.69 2.6 0.3
20Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.69402 2.85 0.9 0.1

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