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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 08-02)
1 Kansas City Royals 62 42 .596 - 4.32 3.75 0.57 7.2 6
2 Minnesota Twins 54 50 .519 8.0 4.21 4.23 -0.02 8.5 17
3 Detroit Tigers 51 54 .486 11.5 4.48 4.79 -0.31 0.2 16
3 Chicago White Sox 50 53 .485 11.5 3.72 4.32 -0.60 4.9 22
5 Cleveland Indians 48 56 .462 14.0 3.84 4.22 -0.38 -7.2 12



2015 Rankings

62 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
42 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.596 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.32 RS/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.75 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.57 Diff/G is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, 1st in division
7.2 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: 08-03)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 28 30 .483 244 256 .253 .315 .390
Kansas City Royals 28 30 .483 239 248 .264 .313 .396
Chicago White Sox 28 31 .475 253 267 .259 .316 .399
Detroit Tigers 26 31 .456 252 278 .262 .321 .405
Minnesota Twins 26 32 .448 256 289 .256 .318 .406

Top offensive performers by EQA

Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

.419 EQA
Chris Young
Chris Young

.359 EQA
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.317 EQA

Bottom pitching performers by VORP

Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

-1.1 VORP
Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

-0.9 VORP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

-0.4 VORP

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Ben Zobrist 12 3 1 0 2 4 0 1 0 1 .333 .333 .917 .419 1.8 0.2
2Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .359 2.8 0.0
3Lorenzo Cain 387 68 24 5 11 46 26 61 19 4 .314 .372 .506 .317 35.4 5.1
4Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .317 23.6 2.8
5Eric Hosmer 419 58 21 4 11 58 34 71 4 2 .318 .376 .482 .301 21.5 2.4
6Mike Moustakas 399 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .283 .343 .420 .281 22.1 2.6
7Kendrys Morales 418 45 28 0 12 73 28 63 0 0 .283 .340 .451 .277 10.0 1.0
8Cheslor Cuthbert 23 2 1 1 0 4 1 4 0 0 .273 .304 .409 .260 1.0 0.2
9Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 18 2 .239 .314 .370 .253 5.8 0.9
10Salvador Perez 362 31 15 0 15 43 7 54 1 0 .246 .260 .417 .247 7.3 0.7
11Alcides Escobar 422 54 17 2 2 36 18 45 8 5 .279 .317 .348 .242 16.1 2.1
12Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .240 0.1 0.1
13Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
14Alex Rios 230 26 9 0 2 16 7 36 7 0 .244 .278 .313 .221 -3.9 -0.6
15Omar Infante 367 35 20 4 1 29 7 59 1 2 .230 .243 .317 .210 -8.2 -1.0
16Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .154 -1.8 -0.2
17Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.4 0.0
18Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .093 -0.7 -0.1
19Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.1 0.0
20Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 3.9 0.1
21Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
22Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 2.7 -0.2
23Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 5.1 -0.3
24Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
25Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Ascending
VORP

PWARP
1Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.68525 5.36 -1.1 -0.1
2Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0825 10.02 -0.9 -0.1
3Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.05596 5.45 -0.4 0.1
4Kris Medlen 0 0 0 3 0 6.3 8.53 5.68 9.95 1.42 5.68 4.81936 4.82 -0.1 0.0
5Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.69789 2.86 0.9 0.1
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.2453 5.14 1.1 0.1
7Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.02537 3.91 1.8 0.2
8Danny Duffy 4 5 0 15 15 82.0 9.22 3.62 5.71 1.10 4.28 4.75324 5.11 1.9 0.2
9Johnny Cueto 0 0 0 1 1 6.0 10.50 3.00 10.50 0.00 4.50 1.74918 1.85 2.5 0.3
10Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.54803 3.70 2.6 0.3
11Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 16 16 90.3 8.97 2.69 7.17 0.90 4.98 3.84635 4.86 2.7 0.4
12Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.54739 5.10 2.8 0.3
13Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.53851 4.21 3.9 0.4
14Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 26 0 26.7 9.45 2.70 9.11 1.01 4.05 3.42001 3.45 4.1 0.4
15Greg Holland 3 0 23 34 0 32.7 6.61 5.23 9.64 0.28 3.03 3.08251 3.62 4.4 0.5
16Ryan Madson 1 1 1 45 0 42.7 6.75 1.90 8.02 0.63 2.32 2.91845 3.53 4.5 0.5
17Franklin Morales 3 1 0 44 0 43.7 7.01 2.06 5.77 0.21 2.27 2.8535 3.52 4.5 0.5
18Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.74124 4.59 5.1 0.6
19Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 45.7 5.72 2.76 7.88 0.59 1.77 3.1701 3.06 6.1 0.7
20Wade Davis 7 1 9 46 0 44.7 4.63 2.62 10.07 0.20 0.60 2.00789 2.43 10.3 1.1

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