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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 09-02)
1 Kansas City Royals 81 51 .614 - 4.44 3.72 0.72 8.3 3
2 Minnesota Twins 69 63 .523 12.0 4.36 4.37 -0.01 11.8 18
3 Cleveland Indians 64 68 .485 17.0 4.08 4.12 -0.04 -10.3 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 70 .466 19.5 3.81 4.29 -0.48 4.4 23
5 Detroit Tigers 61 71 .462 20.0 4.35 4.98 -0.63 -0.3 22



2015 Rankings

81 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
51 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.614 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.44 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.72 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.72 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
8.3 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-03)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 15 15 .500 127 132 .253 .314 .399
Kansas City Royals 15 15 .500 132 129 .266 .315 .400
Chicago White Sox 15 16 .484 131 140 .259 .316 .403
Detroit Tigers 14 16 .467 136 151 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 14 16 .467 135 149 .257 .320 .413

Top offensive performers by VORP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

41.1 VORP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

33.3 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

25.8 VORP

Top pitching performers by SV

Greg Holland
Greg Holland

29 SV
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

13 SV
Ryan Madson
Ryan Madson

2 SV

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 502 83 30 6 13 61 32 82 26 4 .313 .369 .490 .309 41.1 5.6
2Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .289 33.3 4.1
3Eric Hosmer 541 82 27 4 14 77 47 90 6 2 .309 .370 .466 .294 25.8 2.9
4Alex Gordon 316 33 14 0 11 40 39 64 1 4 .284 .396 .464 .317 24.3 3.0
5Kendrys Morales 534 60 35 1 17 94 45 82 0 0 .287 .354 .471 .288 16.8 1.8
6Ben Zobrist 136 22 8 0 5 15 19 14 1 2 .319 .412 .517 .337 13.8 1.3
7Alcides Escobar 556 70 17 3 3 41 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .322 .226 12.9 1.8
8Salvador Perez 450 40 19 0 18 56 10 66 1 0 .256 .276 .425 .249 12.2 1.3
9Jarrod Dyson 195 26 6 6 1 15 13 33 23 2 .253 .319 .374 .252 9.6 1.3
10Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 9.2 -0.3
11Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.3 -0.4
12Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 4.1 0.1
13Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.6 0.0
14Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.115 2.8 0.1
15Paulo Orlando 210 26 10 6 5 21 5 41 3 3 .245 .269 .430 .251 2.8 0.3
16Cheslor Cuthbert 30 3 1 1 1 8 2 6 0 0 .286 .333 .500 .300 2.5 0.4
17Jonny Gomes 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500 .667 1.000 .539 0.7 0.1
18Christian Colon 87 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .241 .302 .291 .212 -0.1 0.0
19Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 -0.1 0.0
20Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
21Terrance Gore 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
22Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .091 -0.7 -0.1
23Drew Butera 78 6 2 0 1 5 2 21 0 0 .211 .253 .282 .199 -1.3 -0.1
24Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
25Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
26Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
27Omar Infante 442 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .306 .198 -15.4 -2.3
28Greg Holland 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
30Franklin Morales 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
33Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by SV descending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Descending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.14754 3.88 4.5 0.5
2Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.11644 2.50 12.5 1.3
3Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.31734 3.96 3.6 0.4
4Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.57854 4.23 4.1 0.4
5Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.46167 3.31 5.6 0.6
6Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 0.00 9.00 18.00 19.1225 20.92 -1.5 -0.2
7Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.37535 3.35 7.0 0.8
8Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.73791 2.94 0.9 0.1
9Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.5085 4.79 6.1 0.7
10Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.74591 4.37 2.8 0.1
11Franklin Morales 3 1 0 56 0 55.0 6.38 1.96 5.89 0.16 2.13 2.81345 3.46 6.3 0.7
12Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.50552 4.31 4.6 0.5
13Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1225 9.99 -0.9 -0.1
14Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.51231 5.04 3.6 0.3
15Yordano Ventura 10 7 0 22 22 127.3 8.34 3.04 8.34 0.85 4.24 3.64872 4.64 9.2 1.0
16Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.0654 3.94 1.9 0.2
17Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.72528 5.18 -0.6 -0.1
18Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.34476 5.60 -2.6 -0.2
19Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.28533 5.18 0.9 0.1
20Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.68504 4.52 8.3 1.0
21Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.58806 3.77 2.6 0.3
22Scott Alexander 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12254 2.93 0.2 0.0

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