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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 08-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 79 49 .617 - 4.38 3.73 0.65 9.5 3
2 Minnesota Twins 66 62 .516 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.1 21
3 Cleveland Indians 61 66 .480 17.5 4.04 4.15 -0.11 -10.8 8
4 Chicago White Sox 60 67 .472 18.5 3.79 4.24 -0.45 4.3 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 68 .469 19.0 4.41 4.81 -0.40 -2.7 18



2015 Rankings

79 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
49 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.617 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
3.73 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.65 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.5 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: 08-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 17 17 .500 142 147 .266 .314 .400
Cleveland Indians 17 18 .486 147 153 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 16 18 .471 152 167 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 16 18 .471 152 168 .256 .319 .411
Chicago White Sox 16 19 .457 146 157 .259 .316 .403

Top offensive performers by VORP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

36.7 VORP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

32.2 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

24.3 VORP

Top pitching performers by FIP

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

10.1099 FIP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.38061 FIP
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

4.71267 FIP

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 481 78 29 6 12 56 28 78 24 4 .311 .364 .486 .305 36.7 5.1
2Mike Moustakas 490 58 25 1 15 56 35 53 1 2 .283 .350 .449 .288 32.2 4.1
3Eric Hosmer 520 78 26 4 14 76 45 84 5 2 .311 .372 .472 .294 24.3 2.8
4Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .312 22.5 2.8
5Kendrys Morales 512 56 35 1 14 87 44 78 0 0 .285 .354 .458 .282 13.9 1.5
6Alcides Escobar 533 68 17 3 3 39 24 55 13 5 .266 .307 .331 .229 13.2 1.7
7Ben Zobrist 115 19 7 0 4 13 16 11 0 2 .337 .426 .531 .344 12.7 1.2
8Salvador Perez 433 37 19 0 18 55 8 66 1 0 .251 .266 .425 .246 9.8 1.0
9Jarrod Dyson 185 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .255 .320 .382 .254 9.6 1.2
10Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 7.9 -0.4
11Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 7.3 -0.2
12Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.2 0.1
13Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.119 3.7 0.1
14Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 3.4 0.0
15Paulo Orlando 193 24 8 5 5 20 5 36 3 2 .240 .267 .421 .247 2.0 0.2
16Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
17Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .227 0.4 0.1
18Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.1 0.0
19Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.2 0.0
20Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
21Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .198 -1.2 -0.1
22Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
23Alex Rios 316 31 16 1 2 22 11 46 8 0 .257 .291 .338 .232 -2.2 0.3
24Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .209 -2.3 0.1
25Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.8 -2.1
26Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Luke Hochevar 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 10.1099 9.98 -0.9 -0.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38061 5.62 -2.3 -0.2
3Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71267 5.16 -0.5 -0.1
4Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.58052 5.10 3.4 0.3
5Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.49525 4.86 5.6 0.6
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27272 5.17 1.1 0.1
7Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05279 3.92 2.0 0.2
8Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79968 4.78 7.3 0.8
9Edinson Volquez 11 7 0 26 26 158.7 8.11 3.23 6.75 0.62 3.35 3.72127 4.56 7.9 1.0
10Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.57545 3.75 2.7 0.3
11Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57334 4.27 4.6 0.5
12Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56593 4.23 4.2 0.4
13Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 59 0 58.3 5.71 3.24 8.02 0.62 2.16 3.40136 3.32 7.1 0.8
14Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30473 3.92 3.9 0.4
15Greg Holland 3 1 28 42 0 39.0 7.85 5.31 10.38 0.46 3.92 3.23813 3.91 4.4 0.5
16Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.22002 3.13 6.2 0.7
17Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.15911 3.85 3.7 0.2
18Franklin Morales 3 1 0 53 0 52.3 6.71 2.06 5.85 0.17 2.24 2.8042 3.42 6.3 0.7
19Wade Davis 7 1 12 55 0 53.7 5.03 2.52 10.40 0.34 1.01 2.12235 2.50 12.4 1.3
20Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.7253 2.91 0.9 0.1

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