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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 09-04)
1 Kansas City Royals 82 52 .612 - 4.49 3.81 0.68 8.7 3
2 Minnesota Twins 69 65 .515 13.0 4.32 4.41 -0.09 11.7 19
3 Cleveland Indians 65 68 .489 16.5 4.11 4.10 0.01 -10.7 7
4 Chicago White Sox 63 70 .474 18.5 3.89 4.26 -0.37 4.1 21
5 Detroit Tigers 61 73 .455 21.0 4.34 5.07 -0.73 -0.1 23



2015 Rankings

82 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
52 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.612 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.49 RS/G is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
3.81 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.68 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
8.7 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-05)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 14 14 .500 123 121 .266 .315 .400
Chicago White Sox 14 15 .483 123 131 .260 .317 .404
Cleveland Indians 14 15 .483 123 128 .254 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 13 15 .464 127 138 .264 .322 .409
Minnesota Twins 13 15 .464 127 139 .257 .320 .413

Top offensive performers by AVG

Jonny Gomes
Jonny Gomes

.500 AVG
Chris Young
Chris Young

.500 AVG
Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

.336 AVG

Bottom pitching performers by G

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

1 G
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

1 G
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

2 G

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Jonny Gomes 7 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .500 .571 .833 .436 1.7 0.2
2Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .350 4.0 0.0
3Ben Zobrist 142 25 8 0 5 17 19 14 1 2 .336 .423 .525 .341 14.4 1.4
4Lorenzo Cain 507 86 30 6 14 64 33 82 26 4 .315 .371 .497 .311 42.6 5.8
5Eric Hosmer 546 83 27 4 14 78 48 90 6 2 .312 .374 .469 .295 27.1 3.1
6Kendrys Morales 539 63 36 1 17 98 45 82 0 0 .293 .358 .476 .291 18.5 2.0
7Cheslor Cuthbert 35 5 1 1 1 8 4 6 0 0 .290 .371 .484 .308 3.3 0.5
8Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .288 32.9 4.1
9Alex Gordon 320 33 14 0 11 41 40 64 1 4 .281 .394 .460 .315 24.0 2.9
10Alcides Escobar 556 70 17 3 3 41 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .322 .226 12.7 1.8
11Salvador Perez 455 40 19 0 18 57 10 67 1 0 .256 .275 .422 .248 11.6 1.2
12Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .229 -3.6 0.1
13Jarrod Dyson 196 26 6 6 1 15 13 34 23 2 .251 .318 .371 .250 9.6 1.3
14Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.5 0.1
15Christian Colon 92 7 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .250 .308 .298 .217 -0.2 0.0
16Paulo Orlando 211 27 10 6 6 23 5 41 3 3 .249 .273 .448 .257 4.0 0.4
17Omar Infante 442 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .306 .198 -15.6 -2.3
18Drew Butera 78 6 2 0 1 5 2 21 0 0 .211 .253 .282 .199 -1.3 -0.1
19Terrance Gore 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 -0.1
20Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
21Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 9.3 -0.3
22Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 4.1 0.1
23Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
24Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .091 -0.7 -0.1
25Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 8.8 -0.4
26Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
27Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.114 2.9 0.1
31Wade Davis 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
33Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by G ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV
Sorted Ascending
G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1297 10.00 -0.9 -0.1
2Scott Alexander 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12971 2.95 0.2 0.0
3Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.74509 3.00 0.9 0.1
4Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 13.50 9.00 9.00 4.50 9.00 10.6297 8.76 -0.8 -0.1
5Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.59523 3.80 2.6 0.3
6Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.51269 4.32 4.7 0.5
7Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.2925 5.20 0.9 0.1
8Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.75309 4.38 2.9 0.1
9Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.73245 5.20 -0.6 -0.1
10Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.58571 4.25 4.1 0.4
11Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.51568 4.82 6.1 0.7
12Yordano Ventura 10 7 0 22 22 127.3 8.34 3.04 8.34 0.85 4.24 3.65589 4.66 9.3 1.1
13Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.35193 5.63 -2.5 -0.2
14Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.07257 3.97 1.9 0.2
15Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 28 28 168.3 8.39 3.21 6.79 0.64 3.53 3.74159 4.53 8.8 1.0
16Chris Young 10 6 0 28 16 106.3 7.03 3.05 6.18 1.18 3.13 4.48394 5.02 4.0 0.4
17Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 37 0 40.3 8.70 2.23 9.37 1.12 3.35 3.40244 3.38 5.7 0.6
18Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.15471 3.90 4.5 0.5
19Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.32452 3.97 3.6 0.4
20Franklin Morales 3 1 0 56 0 55.0 6.38 1.96 5.89 0.16 2.13 2.82062 3.48 6.3 0.7
21Wade Davis 7 1 13 57 0 55.7 4.85 2.43 10.51 0.32 0.97 2.06983 2.49 12.9 1.4
22Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.38252 3.36 7.0 0.8

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