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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 06-30)
1 Kansas City Royals 44 30 .595 - 4.28 3.62 0.66 1.3 9
2 Minnesota Twins 41 36 .532 4.5 4.26 4.22 0.04 8.2 21
3 Detroit Tigers 39 37 .513 6.0 4.36 4.41 -0.05 -0.7 11
4 Cleveland Indians 35 41 .461 10.0 4.00 4.38 -0.38 -4.7 18
5 Chicago White Sox 33 42 .440 11.5 3.45 4.52 -1.07 5.4 22



2015 Rankings

44 Wins is tied for 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
30 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.595 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.28 RS/G is 11th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.62 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.66 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
1.3 Pyth O/U is tied for 11th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 44 42 .512 403 393 .266 .325 .413
Cleveland Indians 43 43 .500 378 382 .253 .320 .402
Chicago White Sox 42 45 .483 376 392 .259 .316 .398
Kansas City Royals 40 48 .455 358 396 .264 .310 .392
Minnesota Twins 37 48 .435 370 430 .257 .315 .403

Top offensive performers by R

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

44 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

40 R
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

38 R

Bottom pitching performers by VORP

Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

-1.1 VORP
Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

-1.0 VORP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

-0.5 VORP

Hitters by R descending

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Rank

Player

PA
Sorted Descending
R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 284 44 15 3 6 33 19 51 15 3 .296 .352 .447 .298 20.4 3.2
2Eric Hosmer 303 40 14 2 8 40 27 53 4 2 .290 .354 .445 .286 11.2 1.4
3Mike Moustakas 301 38 16 1 7 31 17 34 1 2 .312 .365 .456 .307 24.0 3.2
4Alcides Escobar 289 37 13 2 2 28 10 31 5 2 .281 .316 .367 .252 14.1 1.4
5Kendrys Morales 299 37 20 0 9 48 24 47 0 0 .287 .348 .460 .287 9.8 1.1
6Alex Gordon 281 28 12 0 9 32 35 57 1 4 .267 .384 .435 .309 19.2 2.3
7Salvador Perez 268 25 12 0 13 34 4 36 1 0 .270 .280 .464 .268 10.6 1.1
8Omar Infante 254 23 16 2 0 23 3 39 1 1 .234 .240 .315 .217 -2.8 -0.4
9Paulo Orlando 117 14 3 5 1 7 4 20 2 1 .241 .274 .384 .234 -0.7 0.0
10Jarrod Dyson 96 12 5 3 0 4 4 15 8 1 .273 .312 .398 .269 4.4 0.5
11Alex Rios 129 11 3 0 1 11 2 24 3 0 .213 .240 .262 .194 -7.2 -0.6
12Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
13Drew Butera 25 2 1 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 .174 .174 .217 .154 -1.3 -0.2
14Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0
15Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 1.2 -0.2
17Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .008 2.4 0.0
19Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
22Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.2 0.0
23Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Chris Young 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 .494 6.4 0.1
25Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.5 -0.1
26Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 4.6 -0.2
28Franklin Morales 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 1 0 0 9 0 17.7 4.08 5.09 7.13 1.02 2.04 4.79284 5.48 -1.1 -0.1
2Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0381 9.48 -1.0 -0.1
3Jeremy Guthrie 6 5 0 15 15 82.3 11.15 2.51 4.70 1.31 5.68 4.87214 5.38 -0.5 0.1
4Jason Vargas 5 2 0 8 8 41.7 9.72 2.38 5.40 1.08 4.10 4.26213 5.14 0.4 0.0
5Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.6535 2.71 1.0 0.1
6Greg Holland 1 0 16 21 0 20.0 4.05 5.40 9.45 0.45 2.70 3.38813 4.31 1.1 0.1
7Yordano Ventura 3 6 0 12 12 67.3 8.55 2.81 7.22 0.94 4.68 3.89952 4.93 1.2 0.2
8Franklin Morales 3 0 0 31 0 30.3 6.53 1.78 5.04 0.30 2.97 3.03813 4.06 1.5 0.2
9Danny Duffy 2 4 0 10 10 49.7 10.87 3.81 7.25 0.91 5.44 4.12538 4.95 1.8 0.2
10Jason Frasor 1 0 0 25 0 22.3 9.27 6.04 6.85 0.40 1.61 4.11276 3.84 1.9 0.2
11Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 15 0 14.0 10.93 2.57 9.64 1.29 5.14 3.60956 3.48 2.0 0.2
12Ryan Madson 1 1 0 31 0 31.0 5.23 2.61 8.42 0.87 1.74 3.39297 3.98 2.1 0.2
13Joe Blanton 2 1 0 10 3 28.7 8.16 2.20 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.3172 4.01 2.4 0.3
14Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.50365 3.56 2.8 0.3
15Edinson Volquez 8 4 0 15 15 90.7 7.35 3.18 6.45 0.50 3.18 3.51239 4.46 4.6 0.6
16Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 32 0 30.0 6.00 3.00 9.30 0.60 2.10 2.83813 2.66 5.3 0.6
17Chris Young 7 3 0 16 10 69.7 6.33 2.58 5.81 0.90 2.71 3.91373 4.44 6.4 0.6
18Wade Davis 3 1 9 33 0 33.0 4.09 3.27 10.36 0.00 0.27 1.82601 2.42 7.6 0.8

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