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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 SLG

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.503 SLG
Chris Young
Chris Young

.500 SLG
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

.481 SLG

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

10.01 FAIR_RA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.44 FAIR_RA
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

5.36 FAIR_RA

Hitters by SLG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Descending
SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 378 64 22 5 11 46 26 61 18 4 .313 .370 .503 .318 34.5 5.0
2Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .355 2.6 0.0
3Eric Hosmer 410 55 21 4 11 55 33 71 4 2 .315 .372 .481 .300 20.9 2.3
4Cheslor Cuthbert 20 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .316 .350 .474 .298 1.7 0.2
5Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .317 23.7 2.9
6Kendrys Morales 409 44 27 0 12 70 28 62 0 0 .282 .340 .450 .276 9.6 1.0
7Mike Moustakas 393 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .287 .346 .426 .285 23.1 2.8
8Salvador Perez 354 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .248 .263 .423 .250 8.1 0.8
9Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .241 0.2 0.1
10Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 17 1 .239 .314 .370 .253 5.8 0.9
11Alcides Escobar 412 53 17 2 2 35 18 45 7 4 .278 .317 .349 .242 15.8 2.0
12Omar Infante 359 34 20 4 1 29 7 57 1 2 .236 .249 .325 .215 -6.3 -0.8
13Alex Rios 222 26 9 0 2 16 7 35 7 0 .249 .284 .321 .226 -3.0 -0.4
14Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
15Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .154 -1.8 -0.2
16Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 3.9 -0.2
17Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
18Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.011 -2.1 -0.2
19Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 3.8 0.1
20Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -0.2 0.0
21Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.8 -0.3
22Ben Zobrist 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -0.8 -0.1
23Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .093 -0.7 -0.1
24Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.8 0.0
25Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jason Frasor 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 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 10.071 10.01 -0.9 -0.1
2Jeremy 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
3Brandon 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
4Jason 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
5Danny 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
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
7Kris 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
8Yordano 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
9Edinson 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
10Joe 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
11Jason 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
12Yohan 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
13Luke 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
14Franklin 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
15Greg 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
16Ryan 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
17Kelvin 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
18Aaron 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
19Wade 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

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