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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 07-04)
1 Kansas City Royals 45 33 .577 - 4.21 3.63 0.58 1.2 9
2 Minnesota Twins 43 38 .531 3.5 4.17 4.11 0.06 8.0 20
3 Detroit Tigers 41 39 .512 5.0 4.42 4.51 -0.09 -0.4 10
4 Cleveland Indians 38 42 .475 8.0 4.03 4.26 -0.23 -5.1 14
5 Chicago White Sox 36 42 .462 9.0 3.46 4.38 -0.92 5.7 23



2015 Rankings

45 Wins is tied for 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
33 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.577 Win Pct is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
4.21 RS/G is tied for 11th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.63 RA/G is 6th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0.58 Diff/G is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
1.2 Pyth O/U is 10th in MLB, 4th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-05)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 41 41 .500 359 360 .253 .319 .401
Detroit Tigers 41 41 .500 386 380 .266 .325 .414
Chicago White Sox 40 44 .476 365 382 .260 .317 .400
Kansas City Royals 38 46 .452 342 379 .264 .311 .392
Minnesota Twins 35 46 .432 357 411 .257 .316 .407

Top offensive performers by R

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

47 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

40 R
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

38 R

Top pitching performers by VORP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

7.3 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

4.8 VORP
Chris Young
Chris Young

4.8 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 297 47 16 4 6 34 20 52 16 3 .305 .360 .461 .313 26.7 3.9
2Eric Hosmer 312 40 14 2 8 40 28 56 4 2 .286 .350 .436 .289 12.6 1.5
3Kendrys Morales 311 38 21 0 10 51 24 50 0 0 .286 .347 .466 .293 12.4 1.3
4Mike Moustakas 314 38 16 1 7 31 18 34 1 2 .303 .356 .440 .302 23.6 3.0
5Alcides Escobar 302 37 13 2 2 28 12 33 5 2 .274 .313 .357 .249 14.5 1.5
6Alex Gordon 293 29 12 0 9 32 37 61 1 4 .260 .379 .421 .309 20.5 2.5
7Salvador Perez 280 26 12 0 13 34 5 39 1 0 .263 .275 .449 .266 10.4 1.1
8Omar Infante 265 23 16 2 0 23 3 41 1 1 .233 .239 .310 .217 -3.0 -0.5
9Paulo Orlando 117 14 3 5 1 7 4 20 2 1 .241 .274 .384 .238 -0.3 0.0
10Alex Rios 140 13 3 0 1 12 2 26 4 0 .226 .250 .271 .203 -6.4 -0.6
11Jarrod Dyson 100 12 5 4 0 7 4 17 9 1 .272 .309 .413 .274 5.0 0.6
12Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .227 1.4 0.1
13Drew Butera 25 2 1 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 .174 .174 .217 .151 -1.4 -0.2
14Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -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 -0.3 -0.2
17Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Dusty Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .005 1.7 0.0
20Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .089 -0.7 -0.1
23Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.017 -0.2 0.0
24Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Chris Young 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 .474 4.8 0.1
26Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .152 -0.9 -0.1
27Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 0.8 -0.2
29Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1Wade Davis 4 1 9 35 0 35.0 4.11 3.09 10.03 0.00 0.26 1.85703 2.42 7.3 0.8
2Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 34 0 32.0 5.91 3.09 9.28 0.56 2.25 2.93203 2.73 4.8 0.5
3Chris Young 7 4 0 17 11 75.0 6.60 2.52 5.64 0.84 2.64 3.85703 4.41 4.8 0.5
4Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.52254 3.62 2.1 0.2
5Franklin Morales 3 0 0 33 0 32.3 6.68 1.67 5.57 0.28 2.78 2.87146 3.66 2.0 0.2
6Ryan Madson 1 1 0 33 0 32.0 5.06 2.53 8.72 0.84 1.69 3.27578 3.76 1.8 0.2
7Joe Blanton 2 1 0 10 3 28.7 8.16 2.20 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.3361 4.07 1.7 0.2
8Greg Holland 1 0 16 23 0 22.0 4.50 4.91 9.82 0.41 2.86 3.10248 3.99 1.6 0.2
9Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 16 0 14.3 10.67 2.51 9.42 1.26 5.02 3.61517 3.58 1.5 0.2
10Jason Frasor 1 0 0 25 0 22.3 9.27 6.04 6.85 0.40 1.61 4.13165 3.85 1.2 0.1
11Edinson Volquez 8 4 0 16 16 95.7 7.71 3.10 6.87 0.66 3.48 3.67375 4.54 0.8 0.2
12Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.6724 2.68 0.8 0.1
13Danny Duffy 2 4 0 10 10 49.7 10.87 3.81 7.25 0.91 5.44 4.14427 5.02 -0.3 0.0
14Yordano Ventura 3 6 0 12 12 67.3 8.55 2.81 7.22 0.94 4.68 3.91841 4.94 -0.3 0.0
15Jason Vargas 5 2 0 8 8 41.7 9.72 2.38 5.40 1.08 4.10 4.28102 5.25 -0.7 -0.1
16Jeremy Guthrie 6 5 0 16 16 89.7 10.74 2.41 4.72 1.20 5.42 4.68528 5.16 -0.9 0.0
17Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.057 9.85 -1.1 -0.1
18Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 9 0 17.7 4.08 5.09 7.13 1.02 2.04 4.81174 5.58 -1.4 -0.2

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