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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 08-03)
1 Kansas City Royals 62 42 .596 - 4.32 3.75 0.57 7.2 6
2 Minnesota Twins 54 51 .514 8.5 4.18 4.24 -0.06 8.6 18
3 Detroit Tigers 51 54 .486 11.5 4.48 4.79 -0.31 0.2 16
4 Chicago White Sox 50 54 .481 12.0 3.72 4.33 -0.61 4.9 23
5 Cleveland Indians 48 57 .457 14.5 3.84 4.23 -0.39 -7.5 13



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

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Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-04)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 28 30 .483 250 263 .259 .316 .400
Cleveland Indians 27 30 .474 240 252 .253 .315 .390
Kansas City Royals 28 30 .483 239 249 .265 .313 .396
Detroit Tigers 26 31 .456 253 279 .262 .321 .405
Minnesota Twins 25 32 .439 251 284 .256 .318 .407

Top offensive performers by EQA

Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

.453 EQA
Chris Young
Chris Young

.356 EQA
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.316 EQA

Top pitching performers by ERA

Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

6.23 ERA
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

5.68 ERA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.65 ERA

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 16 4 1 0 3 6 1 1 0 1 .333 .375 1.000 .453 2.9 0.3
2Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .356 2.8 0.0
3Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .316 23.4 2.9
4Lorenzo Cain 391 68 24 5 11 46 26 64 19 4 .314 .371 .503 .316 34.8 5.0
5Eric Hosmer 423 58 21 4 11 58 34 71 4 2 .315 .372 .477 .298 20.4 2.3
6Mike Moustakas 399 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .283 .343 .420 .281 21.9 2.6
7Kendrys Morales 422 45 28 0 12 73 29 63 0 0 .284 .341 .451 .277 10.1 1.1
8Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 18 2 .239 .314 .370 .253 5.7 0.9
9Salvador Perez 366 31 15 0 15 43 7 56 1 0 .243 .257 .412 .243 6.1 0.6
10Alcides Escobar 426 55 17 2 2 36 18 46 8 5 .279 .318 .348 .243 16.3 2.1
11Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .239 0.1 0.1
12Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .231 0.4 0.1
13Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
14Alex Rios 233 26 9 0 2 16 7 36 7 0 .241 .275 .309 .218 -4.8 -0.7
15Omar Infante 370 35 20 4 1 29 7 59 1 2 .228 .241 .315 .209 -9.2 -1.2
16Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .153 -1.8 -0.2
17Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.3 0.0
18Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -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 -.002 4.0 0.1
21Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
22Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 5.3 -0.3
23Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 2.8 -0.2
24Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
25Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by ERA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Descending
ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.7053 2.88 0.9 0.1
2Kris Medlen 0 0 0 3 0 6.3 8.53 5.68 9.95 1.42 5.68 4.82678 4.82 -0.1 0.0
3Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.06338 5.46 -0.3 0.1
4Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 16 16 90.3 8.97 2.69 7.17 0.90 4.98 3.85376 4.87 2.8 0.4
5Johnny Cueto 0 0 0 1 1 6.0 10.50 3.00 10.50 0.00 4.50 1.75659 1.85 2.5 0.3
6Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0899 9.98 -0.9 -0.1
7Danny Duffy 4 5 0 15 15 82.0 9.22 3.62 5.71 1.10 4.28 4.76066 5.13 1.9 0.2
8Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 27 0 27.0 9.33 2.67 9.33 1.00 4.00 3.34918 3.33 4.3 0.5
9Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.25272 5.17 1.0 0.1
10Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.54592 4.22 4.0 0.4
11Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.55544 3.71 2.6 0.3
12Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.55481 5.11 2.8 0.3
13Edinson Volquez 10 6 0 22 22 132.0 8.05 3.41 6.75 0.68 3.20 3.8475 4.62 5.3 0.7
14Greg Holland 3 0 23 34 0 32.7 6.61 5.23 9.64 0.28 3.03 3.08992 3.63 4.4 0.5
15Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.69267 5.37 -1.0 -0.1
16Franklin Morales 3 1 0 45 0 44.0 7.16 2.05 5.73 0.20 2.45 2.86265 3.54 4.6 0.5
17Ryan Madson 1 1 1 46 0 43.3 6.85 1.87 8.31 0.62 2.28 2.90531 3.38 5.0 0.5
18Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 47 0 46.3 5.83 3.30 7.77 0.58 2.14 3.3705 3.33 5.2 0.6
19Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.03278 3.94 1.8 0.2
20Wade Davis 7 1 9 46 0 44.7 4.63 2.62 10.07 0.20 0.60 2.0153 2.44 10.3 1.1

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