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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 07-30)
1 Kansas City Royals 61 40 .604 - 4.30 3.68 0.62 6.8 4
2 Minnesota Twins 53 48 .525 8.0 4.29 4.24 0.05 7.6 17
3 Detroit Tigers 50 52 .490 11.5 4.46 4.78 -0.32 0.8 16
3 Chicago White Sox 49 51 .490 11.5 3.66 4.18 -0.52 4.8 21
5 Cleveland Indians 47 54 .465 14.0 3.91 4.27 -0.36 -6.4 13



2015 Rankings

61 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
40 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.604 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.30 RS/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.68 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.62 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
6.8 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: 07-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 29 31 .483 275 291 .265 .324 .413
Chicago White Sox 30 32 .484 265 277 .259 .316 .399
Kansas City Royals 29 32 .475 251 262 .265 .313 .396
Minnesota Twins 27 34 .443 267 305 .257 .318 .407
Cleveland Indians 26 35 .426 228 270 .254 .315 .391

Top offensive performers by R

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

64 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

55 R
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

53 R

Top pitching performers by SV

Greg Holland
Greg Holland

22 SV
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

9 SV
Joe Blanton
Joe Blanton

2 SV

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 378 64 22 5 11 46 26 61 18 4 .313 .370 .503 .318 34.5 5.0
2Eric Hosmer 410 55 21 4 11 55 33 71 4 2 .315 .372 .481 .300 20.9 2.3
3Alcides Escobar 412 53 17 2 2 35 18 45 7 4 .278 .317 .349 .242 15.8 2.0
4Mike Moustakas 393 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .287 .346 .426 .285 23.1 2.8
5Kendrys Morales 409 44 27 0 12 70 28 62 0 0 .282 .340 .450 .276 9.6 1.0
6Omar Infante 359 34 20 4 1 29 7 57 1 2 .236 .249 .325 .215 -6.3 -0.8
7Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .317 23.7 2.9
8Salvador Perez 354 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .248 .263 .423 .250 8.1 0.8
9Alex Rios 222 26 9 0 2 16 7 35 7 0 .249 .284 .321 .226 -3.0 -0.4
10Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .241 0.2 0.1
11Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 17 1 .239 .314 .370 .253 5.8 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 -1.8 -0.2
14Cheslor Cuthbert 20 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .316 .350 .474 .298 1.7 0.2
15Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
16Ben Zobrist 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -0.8 -0.1
17Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 3.9 -0.2
18Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.8 -0.3
19Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.011 -2.1 -0.2
20Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 3.8 0.1
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 -.005 -0.2 0.0
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .093 -0.7 -0.1
28Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .355 2.6 0.0
29Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.8 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 SV descending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Descending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Greg Holland 3 0 22 33 0 31.7 6.54 5.12 9.95 0.28 3.13 2.97624 3.52 4.5 0.5
2Wade Davis 7 1 9 45 0 43.7 4.53 2.68 10.31 0.00 0.41 1.67403 2.12 11.3 1.2
3Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.52697 4.21 3.8 0.4
4Ryan Madson 1 1 1 44 0 42.7 5.91 1.90 8.02 0.63 1.69 2.90691 3.49 4.3 0.5
5Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.01383 3.90 1.7 0.2
6Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.53586 5.09 2.6 0.2
7Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.04442 5.44 -0.8 0.0
8Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 25 0 24.7 9.85 2.92 9.49 1.09 4.38 3.51692 3.61 3.3 0.4
9Kris Medlen 0 0 0 3 0 6.3 8.53 5.68 9.95 1.42 5.68 4.80782 4.81 -0.1 0.0
10Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.23376 5.14 1.0 0.1
11Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 45 0 43.7 5.77 2.68 8.24 0.62 1.85 3.09387 2.96 6.0 0.7
12Danny Duffy 4 5 0 15 15 82.0 9.22 3.62 5.71 1.10 4.28 4.7417 5.10 1.6 0.2
13Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.67372 5.36 -1.2 -0.1
14Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.68635 2.87 0.9 0.1
15Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.071 10.01 -0.9 -0.1
16Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.56297 4.61 3.9 0.5
17Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.53649 3.70 2.5 0.3
18Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.7297 4.58 4.8 0.6
19Franklin Morales 3 0 0 43 0 43.3 6.65 2.08 5.61 0.21 2.08 2.88636 3.54 4.2 0.5

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