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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 04-25)
1 Kansas City Royals 12 4 .750 - 5.38 3.31 2.07 -0.8 2
2 Detroit Tigers 12 6 .667 1.0 4.56 3.89 0.67 0.0 4
3 Minnesota Twins 7 10 .412 5.5 3.29 4.65 -1.36 1.9 28
3 Chicago White Sox 6 9 .400 5.5 3.60 4.40 -0.80 -0.4 21
5 Cleveland Indians 6 10 .375 6.0 3.62 3.94 -0.32 -1.0 18



2015 Rankings

12 Wins is tied for 2nd in MLB, tied for 1st in league, tied for 1st in division
4 Losses is tied for 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.750 Win Pct is tied for 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.38 RS/G is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.31 RA/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
2.07 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-0.8 Pyth O/U is 23rd in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 73 71 .507 666 653 .266 .324 .411
Chicago White Sox 71 75 .486 638 653 .261 .318 .400
Cleveland Indians 71 75 .486 630 647 .254 .319 .397
Kansas City Royals 66 79 .455 583 648 .264 .311 .389
Minnesota Twins 64 81 .441 636 727 .260 .319 .400

Top offensive performers by VORP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

8.8 VORP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

7.2 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

7.1 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by IP

Greg Holland
Greg Holland

4.0 IP
Franklin Morales
Franklin Morales

5.7 IP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

6.7 IP

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 70 13 6 0 2 12 6 8 5 1 .390 .471 .593 .369 8.8 1.1
2Mike Moustakas 79 14 3 0 3 5 4 7 1 1 .309 .390 .485 .322 7.2 1.0
3Salvador Perez 68 8 3 0 3 12 1 6 1 0 .333 .338 .515 .308 7.1 0.8
4Eric Hosmer 76 8 3 1 1 10 11 9 2 1 .323 .427 .452 .323 4.6 0.5
5Alcides Escobar 71 8 4 0 0 6 2 5 2 1 .292 .309 .354 .235 3.6 0.4
6Kendrys Morales 76 12 5 0 2 11 6 11 0 0 .319 .382 .478 .300 3.5 0.4
7Paulo Orlando 45 8 1 5 0 4 4 7 1 1 .293 .356 .561 .319 3.1 0.4
8Alex Gordon 56 4 2 0 1 5 5 10 0 0 .239 .375 .348 .277 1.4 0.1
9Alex Rios 29 4 1 0 1 8 0 4 2 0 .321 .345 .464 .272 0.6 0.0
10Orlando Calixte 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 0.0 0.0
11Jarrod Dyson 16 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .143 .200 .143 .146 -0.2 0.0
12Erik Kratz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.7 -0.1
13Christian Colon 27 1 1 0 0 2 3 4 1 0 .250 .333 .292 .223 -0.7 -0.2
14Omar Infante 44 1 4 0 0 5 0 7 0 0 .233 .227 .326 .229 -0.8 -0.2

Pitchers by IP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Ascending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Greg Holland 0 0 4 4 0 4.0 0.00 2.25 6.75 0.00 0.00 2.34669 3.17 0.5 0.1
2Franklin Morales 2 0 0 7 0 5.7 4.76 0.00 6.35 0.00 1.59 1.68493 1.81 1.8 0.2
3Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 7 0 6.7 5.40 4.05 10.80 0.00 0.00 2.0467 1.03 2.3 0.3
4Jason Frasor 0 0 0 8 0 6.7 6.75 4.05 6.75 0.00 0.00 2.94669 3.90 0.6 0.1
5Ryan Madson 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 5.87 3.52 9.39 0.00 1.17 2.18365 2.38 2.0 0.2
6Yohan Pino 0 0 0 2 0 7.7 7.04 0.00 8.22 0.00 0.00 1.27061 1.57 2.9 0.3
7Wade Davis 2 0 4 8 0 8.0 2.25 1.12 10.12 0.00 0.00 1.22169 2.21 1.9 0.2
8Chris Young 1 0 0 4 0 8.7 3.12 2.08 5.19 1.04 2.08 4.13515 5.02 0.2 0.0
9Jason Vargas 1 1 0 3 3 14.7 14.11 1.84 4.91 1.23 6.75 4.39214 4.46 1.3 0.1
10Jeremy Guthrie 1 1 0 3 3 18.0 9.50 3.50 3.50 2.00 5.50 6.54114 6.65 -2.5 -0.3
11Danny Duffy 1 0 0 4 4 21.7 9.97 2.91 6.65 0.83 4.15 3.789 4.46 2.0 0.2
12Yordano Ventura 2 1 0 4 4 22.0 6.95 2.45 7.77 1.23 4.09 4.36942 5.28 0.2 0.0
13Edinson Volquez 2 1 0 3 3 22.7 5.56 1.19 6.75 0.40 1.99 2.69963 4.07 2.4 0.3

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