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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 07-02)
1 Kansas City Royals 44 32 .579 - 4.24 3.63 0.61 1.1 9
2 Minnesota Twins 42 37 .532 3.5 4.19 4.14 0.05 8.1 21
3 Detroit Tigers 39 39 .500 6.0 4.33 4.51 -0.18 -0.6 14
4 Cleveland Indians 37 41 .474 8.0 4.06 4.33 -0.27 -4.8 15
5 Chicago White Sox 34 42 .447 10.0 3.50 4.47 -0.97 5.4 23



2015 Rankings

44 Wins is 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
32 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.579 Win Pct is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
4.24 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.63 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.61 Diff/G is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
1.1 Pyth O/U is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-04)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 42 41 .506 390 384 .266 .325 .414
Cleveland Indians 41 42 .494 363 365 .253 .319 .401
Chicago White Sox 41 44 .482 370 387 .260 .316 .400
Kansas City Royals 39 46 .459 346 384 .264 .310 .393
Minnesota Twins 36 46 .439 362 416 .257 .316 .406

Top offensive performers by SLG

Chris Young
Chris Young

.667 SLG
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

.462 SLG
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.453 SLG

Top pitching performers by FIP

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

10.0409 FIP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

4.8749 FIP
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

4.7956 FIP

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
1Chris Young 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 .472 4.7 0.1
2Kendrys Morales 307 38 20 0 10 50 24 49 0 0 .283 .345 .462 .291 11.6 1.2
3Lorenzo Cain 292 45 15 4 6 33 19 52 15 3 .298 .353 .453 .306 24.3 3.7
4Salvador Perez 276 26 12 0 13 34 5 38 1 0 .263 .275 .452 .267 10.5 1.1
5Mike Moustakas 309 38 16 1 7 31 18 34 1 2 .308 .362 .448 .308 25.0 3.2
6Eric Hosmer 307 40 14 2 8 40 28 54 4 2 .291 .356 .444 .294 13.8 1.6
7Alex Gordon 289 29 12 0 9 32 37 59 1 4 .265 .384 .429 .314 21.6 2.5
8Jarrod Dyson 99 12 5 4 0 6 4 17 9 1 .275 .312 .418 .278 5.3 0.6
9Paulo Orlando 117 14 3 5 1 7 4 20 2 1 .241 .274 .384 .238 -0.3 0.0
10Alcides Escobar 297 37 13 2 2 28 10 33 5 2 .273 .307 .356 .246 13.1 1.3
11Omar Infante 261 23 16 2 0 23 3 41 1 1 .231 .238 .310 .216 -3.2 -0.6
12Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .226 1.4 0.1
13Alex Rios 136 12 3 0 1 12 2 26 4 0 .217 .243 .264 .197 -7.1 -0.7
14Drew Butera 25 2 1 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 .174 .174 .217 .151 -1.4 -0.2
15Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.017 -0.2 0.0
16Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.4 -0.2
17Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .089 -0.7 -0.1
18Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -0.1 0.0
19Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 1.6 0.0
20Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 0.6 -0.2
21Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -2.9 -0.1
22Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0409 9.87 -1.1 -0.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 6 5 0 15 15 82.3 11.15 2.51 4.70 1.31 5.68 4.8749 5.44 -2.9 -0.2
3Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 9 0 17.7 4.08 5.09 7.13 1.02 2.04 4.7956 5.58 -1.5 -0.2
4Jason Vargas 5 2 0 8 8 41.7 9.72 2.38 5.40 1.08 4.10 4.26489 5.25 -0.8 -0.1
5Danny Duffy 2 4 0 10 10 49.7 10.87 3.81 7.25 0.91 5.44 4.12813 5.03 -0.4 0.0
6Jason Frasor 1 0 0 25 0 22.3 9.27 6.04 6.85 0.40 1.61 4.11551 3.85 1.2 0.1
7Yordano Ventura 3 6 0 12 12 67.3 8.55 2.81 7.22 0.94 4.68 3.90227 4.95 -0.4 0.0
8Chris Young 7 4 0 17 11 75.0 6.60 2.52 5.64 0.84 2.64 3.84089 4.40 4.7 0.5
9Edinson Volquez 8 4 0 16 16 95.7 7.71 3.10 6.87 0.66 3.48 3.65761 4.55 0.6 0.1
10Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 16 0 14.3 10.67 2.51 9.42 1.26 5.02 3.59903 3.59 1.5 0.2
11Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.5064 3.63 2.0 0.2
12Ryan Madson 1 1 0 32 0 31.3 5.17 2.59 8.62 0.86 1.72 3.32812 3.85 1.4 0.2
13Joe Blanton 2 1 0 10 3 28.7 8.16 2.20 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.31996 4.07 1.6 0.2
14Greg Holland 1 0 16 22 0 21.0 4.71 5.14 9.43 0.43 3.00 3.27898 4.16 1.2 0.1
15Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 34 0 32.0 5.91 3.09 9.28 0.56 2.25 2.91589 2.73 4.8 0.5
16Franklin Morales 3 0 0 33 0 32.3 6.68 1.67 5.57 0.28 2.78 2.85532 3.67 1.9 0.2
17Wade Davis 3 1 9 34 0 34.0 4.24 3.18 10.32 0.00 0.26 1.80559 2.39 7.3 0.8
18Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.65626 2.71 0.8 0.1

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