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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 07-01)
1 Kansas City Royals 44 31 .587 - 4.29 3.65 0.64 1.1 8
2 Minnesota Twins 41 37 .526 4.5 4.22 4.19 0.03 8.0 21
3 Detroit Tigers 39 38 .506 6.0 4.34 4.47 -0.13 -0.5 12
4 Cleveland Indians 36 41 .468 9.0 4.05 4.34 -0.29 -5.0 15
5 Chicago White Sox 34 42 .447 10.5 3.50 4.47 -0.97 5.4 22



2015 Rankings

44 Wins is tied for 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
31 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.587 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.29 RS/G is 11th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.65 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.64 Diff/G is 6th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
1.1 Pyth O/U is tied for 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-02)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 43 42 .506 399 394 .266 .325 .414
Cleveland Indians 42 43 .494 372 376 .253 .319 .402
Chicago White Sox 41 45 .477 374 391 .260 .317 .400
Kansas City Royals 40 47 .460 355 393 .264 .311 .393
Minnesota Twins 37 47 .440 370 428 .257 .316 .406

Top offensive performers by SB

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

15 SB
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

8 SB
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

5 SB

Top pitching performers by L

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

6 L
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5 L
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

4 L

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 288 45 15 4 6 33 19 51 15 3 .299 .354 .456 .308 23.6 3.6
2Jarrod Dyson 99 12 5 4 0 6 4 17 8 1 .275 .312 .418 .277 5.2 0.6
3Alcides Escobar 293 37 13 2 2 28 10 32 5 2 .277 .311 .362 .249 13.7 1.3
4Alex Rios 133 12 3 0 1 12 2 25 4 0 .222 .248 .270 .202 -6.5 -0.6
5Eric Hosmer 303 40 14 2 8 40 27 53 4 2 .290 .354 .445 .292 13.1 1.5
6Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .226 1.3 0.1
7Paulo Orlando 117 14 3 5 1 7 4 20 2 1 .241 .274 .384 .237 -0.4 0.0
8Alex Gordon 285 29 12 0 9 32 35 58 1 4 .267 .382 .432 .313 21.1 2.5
9Omar Infante 258 23 16 2 0 23 3 40 1 1 .230 .236 .310 .215 -3.3 -0.6
10Salvador Perez 272 26 12 0 13 34 5 37 1 0 .267 .279 .459 .270 11.1 1.2
11Mike Moustakas 305 38 16 1 7 31 17 34 1 2 .308 .360 .449 .307 24.4 3.1
12Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.1 -0.2
15Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 -0.2 0.0
17Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Ryan Madson 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
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 .090 -0.7 -0.1
22Chris Young 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 .474 5.0 0.1
23Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -2.6 -0.1
24Kendrys Morales 303 38 20 0 10 50 24 48 0 0 .287 .350 .469 .294 12.2 1.3
25Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 1.0 -0.2
26Drew Butera 25 2 1 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 .174 .174 .217 .151 -1.4 -0.2
27Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -0.1 0.0

Pitchers by L descending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Descending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Yordano Ventura 3 6 0 12 12 67.3 8.55 2.81 7.22 0.94 4.68 3.89799 4.94 -0.1 0.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 6 5 0 15 15 82.3 11.15 2.51 4.70 1.31 5.68 4.87061 5.44 -2.6 -0.2
3Edinson Volquez 8 4 0 16 16 95.7 7.71 3.10 6.87 0.66 3.48 3.65333 4.55 1.0 0.2
4Danny Duffy 2 4 0 10 10 49.7 10.87 3.81 7.25 0.91 5.44 4.12385 5.02 -0.2 0.0
5Chris Young 7 3 0 16 10 69.7 6.33 2.58 5.81 0.90 2.71 3.9122 4.44 5.0 0.4
6Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 33 0 31.0 5.81 3.19 9.29 0.58 2.32 2.97209 2.79 4.5 0.5
7Jason Vargas 5 2 0 8 8 41.7 9.72 2.38 5.40 1.08 4.10 4.2606 5.25 -0.7 -0.1
8Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.50212 3.62 2.1 0.2
9Joe Blanton 2 1 0 10 3 28.7 8.16 2.20 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.31567 4.07 1.7 0.2
10Ryan Madson 1 1 0 32 0 31.3 5.17 2.59 8.62 0.86 1.72 3.32384 3.85 1.5 0.2
11Wade Davis 3 1 9 34 0 34.0 4.24 3.18 10.32 0.00 0.26 1.80131 2.38 7.4 0.8
12Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.65198 2.71 0.8 0.1
13Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 15 0 14.0 10.93 2.57 9.64 1.29 5.14 3.60803 3.55 1.6 0.2
14Franklin Morales 3 0 0 32 0 31.0 6.68 1.74 5.23 0.29 2.90 2.97209 3.90 1.4 0.1
15Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 9 0 17.7 4.08 5.09 7.13 1.02 2.04 4.79132 5.58 -1.4 -0.2
16Jason Frasor 1 0 0 25 0 22.3 9.27 6.04 6.85 0.40 1.61 4.11123 3.84 1.3 0.1
17Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0366 9.86 -1.1 -0.1
18Greg Holland 1 0 16 21 0 20.0 4.05 5.40 9.45 0.45 2.70 3.38661 4.35 0.8 0.1

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