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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 09-03)
1 Kansas City Royals 82 51 .617 - 4.52 3.74 0.78 8.3 3
2 Minnesota Twins 69 64 .519 13.0 4.35 4.38 -0.03 11.6 18
3 Cleveland Indians 64 68 .485 17.5 4.08 4.12 -0.04 -10.3 7
4 Chicago White Sox 62 70 .470 19.5 3.83 4.29 -0.46 4.5 23
5 Detroit Tigers 61 72 .459 21.0 4.37 5.05 -0.68 -0.3 22



2015 Rankings

82 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
51 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.617 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.52 RS/G is 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
3.74 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.78 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: 09-04)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 15 14 .517 128 126 .266 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 14 15 .483 131 142 .263 .322 .409
Chicago White Sox 14 16 .467 127 136 .260 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 14 16 .467 127 132 .253 .314 .399
Minnesota Twins 13 16 .448 131 144 .257 .320 .413

Top offensive performers by BB

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

48 BB
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

45 BB
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

40 BB

Top pitching performers by IP

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

168.3 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

135.0 IP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

127.3 IP

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
1Eric Hosmer 546 83 27 4 14 78 48 90 6 2 .312 .374 .469 .295 27.1 3.1
2Kendrys Morales 539 63 36 1 17 98 45 82 0 0 .293 .358 .476 .291 18.5 2.0
3Alex Gordon 320 33 14 0 11 41 40 64 1 4 .281 .394 .460 .315 24.0 2.9
4Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .288 32.9 4.1
5Lorenzo Cain 507 86 30 6 14 64 33 82 26 4 .315 .371 .497 .311 42.6 5.8
6Alcides Escobar 556 70 17 3 3 41 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .322 .226 12.7 1.8
7Ben Zobrist 142 25 8 0 5 17 19 14 1 2 .336 .423 .525 .341 14.4 1.4
8Jarrod Dyson 196 26 6 6 1 15 13 34 23 2 .251 .318 .371 .250 9.6 1.3
9Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .229 -3.6 0.1
10Salvador Perez 455 40 19 0 18 57 10 67 1 0 .256 .275 .422 .248 11.6 1.2
11Omar Infante 442 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .306 .198 -15.6 -2.3
12Christian Colon 92 7 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .250 .308 .298 .217 -0.2 0.0
13Paulo Orlando 211 27 10 6 6 23 5 41 3 3 .249 .273 .448 .257 4.0 0.4
14Cheslor Cuthbert 35 5 1 1 1 8 4 6 0 0 .290 .371 .484 .308 3.3 0.5
15Drew Butera 78 6 2 0 1 5 2 21 0 0 .211 .253 .282 .199 -1.3 -0.1
16Jonny Gomes 7 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .500 .571 .833 .436 1.7 0.2
17Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 8.8 -0.4
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 9.3 -0.3
22Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
23Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 4.1 0.1
24Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
25Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.5 0.1
27Wade Davis 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 .350 4.0 0.0
29Franklin Morales 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 .091 -0.7 -0.1
31Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
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 1.114 2.9 0.1
34Terrance Gore 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 -0.1

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 28 28 168.3 8.39 3.21 6.79 0.64 3.53 3.74159 4.53 8.8 1.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.35193 5.63 -2.5 -0.2
3Yordano Ventura 10 7 0 22 22 127.3 8.34 3.04 8.34 0.85 4.24 3.65589 4.66 9.3 1.1
4Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.51568 4.82 6.1 0.7
5Chris Young 10 6 0 28 16 106.3 7.03 3.05 6.18 1.18 3.13 4.48394 5.02 4.0 0.4
6Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.38252 3.36 7.0 0.8
7Wade Davis 7 1 13 57 0 55.7 4.85 2.43 10.51 0.32 0.97 2.06983 2.49 12.9 1.4
8Franklin Morales 3 1 0 56 0 55.0 6.38 1.96 5.89 0.16 2.13 2.82062 3.48 6.3 0.7
9Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.32452 3.97 3.6 0.4
10Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.51269 4.32 4.7 0.5
11Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.2925 5.20 0.9 0.1
12Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.58571 4.25 4.1 0.4
13Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 37 0 40.3 8.70 2.23 9.37 1.12 3.35 3.40244 3.38 5.7 0.6
14Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.15471 3.90 4.5 0.5
15Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.75309 4.38 2.9 0.1
16Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.73245 5.20 -0.6 -0.1
17Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.07257 3.97 1.9 0.2
18Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.59523 3.80 2.6 0.3
19Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.74509 3.00 0.9 0.1
20Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1297 10.00 -0.9 -0.1
21Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 13.50 9.00 9.00 4.50 9.00 10.6297 8.76 -0.8 -0.1
22Scott Alexander 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12971 2.95 0.2 0.0

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