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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 PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

426 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

423 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

422 PA

Top pitching performers by W

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

10 W
Chris Young
Chris Young

8 W
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

7 W

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
1Alcides Escobar 426 55 17 2 2 36 18 46 8 5 .279 .318 .348 .243 16.4 2.1
2Eric Hosmer 423 58 21 4 11 58 34 71 4 2 .315 .372 .477 .298 20.4 2.3
3Kendrys Morales 422 45 28 0 12 73 29 63 0 0 .284 .341 .451 .277 10.1 1.1
4Mike Moustakas 399 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .283 .343 .420 .281 22.0 2.6
5Lorenzo Cain 391 68 24 5 11 46 26 64 19 4 .314 .371 .503 .316 34.9 5.0
6Omar Infante 370 35 20 4 1 29 7 59 1 2 .228 .241 .315 .209 -9.0 -1.1
7Salvador Perez 366 31 15 0 15 43 7 56 1 0 .243 .257 .412 .244 6.2 0.6
8Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .316 23.5 2.9
9Alex Rios 233 26 9 0 2 16 7 36 7 0 .241 .275 .309 .218 -4.7 -0.7
10Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .239 0.1 0.1
11Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 18 2 .239 .314 .370 .253 5.7 0.9
12Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
13Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .154 -1.7 -0.2
14Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .231 0.4 0.1
15Ben Zobrist 16 4 1 0 3 6 1 1 0 1 .333 .375 1.000 .451 2.8 0.3
16Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
17Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
18Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 2.8 -0.2
19Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .361 2.8 0.0
20Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 5.3 -0.3
21Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.1 0.0
22Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.3 0.0
23Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.2 0.0
24Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 4.0 0.1
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
27Jason Frasor 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
29Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Luke Hochevar 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 W descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Edinson Volquez 10 6 0 22 22 132.0 8.05 3.41 6.75 0.68 3.20 3.83584 4.61 5.3 0.7
2Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.54314 5.10 2.8 0.3
3Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.05171 5.45 -0.3 0.1
4Wade Davis 7 1 9 46 0 44.7 4.63 2.62 10.07 0.20 0.60 2.00363 2.43 10.3 1.1
5Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 16 16 90.3 8.97 2.69 7.17 0.90 4.98 3.8421 4.86 2.8 0.4
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.24105 5.15 1.1 0.1
7Danny Duffy 4 5 0 15 15 82.0 9.22 3.62 5.71 1.10 4.28 4.74899 5.12 1.9 0.2
8Franklin Morales 3 1 0 45 0 44.0 7.16 2.05 5.73 0.20 2.45 2.85099 3.53 4.6 0.5
9Greg Holland 3 0 23 34 0 32.7 6.61 5.23 9.64 0.28 3.03 3.07826 3.62 4.4 0.5
10Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.681 5.36 -1.0 -0.1
11Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.53426 4.22 4.0 0.4
12Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 47 0 46.3 5.83 3.30 7.77 0.58 2.14 3.35884 3.33 5.2 0.6
13Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.02112 3.92 1.8 0.2
14Ryan Madson 1 1 1 46 0 43.3 6.85 1.87 8.31 0.62 2.28 2.89364 3.38 5.0 0.5
15Kris Medlen 0 0 0 3 0 6.3 8.53 5.68 9.95 1.42 5.68 4.81511 4.81 -0.1 0.0
16Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 27 0 27.0 9.33 2.67 9.33 1.00 4.00 3.33752 3.32 4.3 0.5
17Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.54378 3.71 2.6 0.3
18Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.69363 2.87 0.9 0.1
19Johnny Cueto 0 0 0 1 1 6.0 10.50 3.00 10.50 0.00 4.50 1.74493 1.82 2.5 0.3
20Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0783 10.01 -0.9 -0.1

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