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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 08-30)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 50 .615 - 4.38 3.72 0.66 9.6 3
2 Minnesota Twins 67 63 .515 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.6 19
3 Cleveland Indians 63 66 .488 16.5 4.11 4.12 -0.01 -10.4 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 68 .473 18.5 3.82 4.27 -0.45 4.5 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 70 .462 20.0 4.36 4.92 -0.56 -1.4 20



2015 Rankings

80 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
50 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.615 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.72 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.66 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.6 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: 08-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 16 .500 134 138 .266 .314 .400
Chicago White Sox 16 17 .485 138 148 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 16 17 .485 138 145 .253 .314 .399
Minnesota Twins 15 17 .469 143 158 .256 .319 .412
Detroit Tigers 14 18 .438 144 160 .263 .321 .408

Top offensive performers by R

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

80 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

80 R
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

70 R

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

9.94 FAIR_RA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.62 FAIR_RA
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

5.16 FAIR_RA

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 494 80 29 6 12 58 32 81 26 4 .312 .368 .483 .306 39.0 5.4
2Eric Hosmer 533 80 27 4 14 77 46 89 6 2 .311 .372 .471 .294 25.1 3.0
3Alcides Escobar 547 70 17 3 3 39 24 58 14 5 .260 .301 .324 .227 12.2 1.7
4Mike Moustakas 503 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .283 .349 .448 .289 33.1 4.1
5Kendrys Morales 525 57 35 1 15 90 45 80 0 0 .285 .352 .459 .283 14.1 1.5
6Omar Infante 437 38 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .232 .307 .199 -14.8 -2.1
7Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .247 10.7 1.2
8Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.7 2.8
9Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.5 0.1
10Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.4 1.2
11Paulo Orlando 206 24 8 5 5 21 5 40 3 3 .235 .260 .403 .239 0.3 0.0
12Ben Zobrist 128 20 8 0 4 14 17 13 0 2 .327 .414 .509 .333 12.5 1.2
13Drew Butera 77 6 2 0 1 5 2 20 0 0 .214 .257 .286 .201 -1.0 -0.1
14Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
15Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
16Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
17Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.118 2.9 0.1
18Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 4.2 0.1
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
21Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
22Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 7.1 -0.2
23Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
25Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
27Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .352 3.8 0.0
29Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 8.8 -0.4

Pitchers by FAIR_RA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Descending
FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1076 9.94 -0.9 -0.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.37826 5.62 -2.6 -0.2
3Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27038 5.16 1.0 0.1
4Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71033 5.16 -0.5 -0.1
5Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.49736 5.02 3.8 0.4
6Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79734 4.78 7.1 0.8
7Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.49355 4.77 6.5 0.7
8Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.67009 4.50 8.8 1.0
9Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.73096 4.35 2.9 0.2
10Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.571 4.28 4.5 0.5
11Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56359 4.22 4.2 0.4
12Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30239 3.93 3.8 0.4
13Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05045 3.91 2.0 0.2
14Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.13259 3.86 4.6 0.5
15Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.57311 3.76 2.6 0.3
16Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.79277 3.42 6.4 0.7
17Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.3604 3.34 7.0 0.8
18Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.44672 3.29 5.7 0.6
19Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.72296 2.91 0.9 0.1
20Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.10149 2.48 12.6 1.4

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