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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 05-29)
1 Kansas City Royals 29 18 .617 - 4.74 3.68 1.06 0.0 3
2 Minnesota Twins 28 19 .596 1.0 4.60 4.19 0.41 7.3 20
3 Detroit Tigers 28 22 .560 2.5 4.12 4.06 0.06 -0.4 5
4 Chicago White Sox 22 25 .468 7.0 3.68 4.64 -0.96 3.7 22
5 Cleveland Indians 22 26 .458 7.5 4.48 4.48 0.00 -4.1 10



2015 Rankings

29 Wins is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
18 Losses is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.617 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.74 RS/G is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.68 RA/G is 6th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
1.06 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0 Pyth O/U is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 57 55 .509 514 508 .265 .323 .410
Cleveland Indians 58 56 .509 506 491 .256 .321 .403
Chicago White Sox 57 58 .496 504 512 .262 .318 .400
Kansas City Royals 52 63 .452 463 517 .264 .310 .389
Minnesota Twins 51 64 .443 505 576 .260 .319 .400

Top offensive performers by PA

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

206 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

199 PA
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

193 PA

Bottom pitching performers by VORP

Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

-2.4 VORP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

-1.7 VORP
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

-1.1 VORP

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 206 30 12 2 7 31 21 37 3 2 .302 .376 .505 .314 12.0 1.3
2Kendrys Morales 199 32 15 0 6 37 15 28 0 0 .309 .367 .492 .310 11.5 1.3
3Mike Moustakas 193 28 11 1 5 16 9 21 1 2 .322 .377 .483 .312 16.1 2.4
4Lorenzo Cain 185 34 9 1 3 20 11 35 9 2 .304 .357 .423 .294 13.3 2.0
5Alex Gordon 176 21 10 0 6 24 16 37 0 2 .260 .364 .447 .307 12.9 1.7
6Alcides Escobar 173 21 8 1 2 17 6 15 3 2 .285 .320 .386 .257 9.4 0.7
7Salvador Perez 170 14 9 0 6 25 3 23 1 0 .289 .300 .452 .272 8.9 1.0
8Omar Infante 157 10 11 2 0 17 3 21 0 0 .238 .248 .338 .228 -0.6 -0.1
9Paulo Orlando 117 14 3 5 1 7 4 20 2 1 .241 .274 .384 .234 -0.8 0.0
10Jarrod Dyson 70 9 1 2 0 2 2 12 5 1 .219 .254 .297 .222 0.8 0.1
11Christian Colon 67 4 3 0 0 4 6 8 2 1 .283 .348 .333 .248 2.5 0.2
12Alex Rios 29 4 1 0 1 8 0 4 2 0 .321 .345 .464 .272 0.7 0.0
13Drew Butera 14 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .250 .166 -0.4 -0.1
14Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
15Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0
16Edinson Volquez 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 2.4 -0.1
17Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.2 0.0
18Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Wade Davis 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
1Jeremy Guthrie 4 3 0 9 9 48.3 11.92 2.98 3.54 1.68 6.70 5.9595 6.41 -2.4 -0.3
2Jason Vargas 3 2 0 6 6 29.7 9.71 3.34 6.07 1.52 5.16 5.03869 5.93 -1.7 -0.2
3Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 5 0 9.7 2.79 5.59 7.45 0.93 1.86 4.94569 6.40 -1.1 -0.1
4Greg Holland 1 0 7 11 0 11.3 3.97 6.35 7.15 0.79 2.38 4.76011 6.00 -0.8 -0.1
5Yordano Ventura 3 4 0 9 9 54.3 8.28 2.82 7.12 1.16 4.64 4.27995 5.36 -0.3 0.0
6Danny Duffy 2 3 0 8 8 38.3 10.80 4.46 7.04 0.94 5.87 4.51842 5.56 0.1 0.0
7Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.08363 2.92 0.2 0.0
8Joe Blanton 0 0 0 3 0 7.0 11.57 1.29 6.43 1.29 3.86 3.94078 4.37 0.3 0.0
9Jason Frasor 1 0 0 17 0 15.0 9.60 4.80 6.60 0.60 0.60 4.08363 4.03 1.4 0.2
10Franklin Morales 3 0 0 18 0 20.3 6.20 1.77 5.31 0.44 3.54 3.13281 4.05 1.5 0.2
11Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 6 0 5.0 18.00 1.80 10.80 0.00 7.20 1.28363 1.72 2.0 0.2
12Ryan Madson 0 0 0 20 0 22.0 5.32 2.45 9.00 0.82 1.64 3.22 3.87 2.2 0.2
13Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 18 0 17.0 5.82 5.29 9.53 1.06 2.12 4.2601 3.28 2.3 0.3
14Edinson Volquez 4 3 0 10 10 61.0 6.64 3.10 7.08 0.44 2.95 3.32953 4.71 2.4 0.3
15Yohan Pino 0 1 0 6 0 14.0 7.71 1.29 8.36 0.64 0.64 2.58363 2.43 3.8 0.4
16Chris Young 4 1 0 11 5 40.7 5.31 2.43 6.64 0.66 1.55 3.37871 4.05 4.6 0.5
17Wade Davis 2 0 7 21 0 21.0 3.43 2.14 9.43 0.00 0.00 1.70268 2.17 5.3 0.6

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