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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 08-29)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 49 .620 - 4.40 3.73 0.67 9.7 3
2 Minnesota Twins 66 63 .512 14.0 4.32 4.39 -0.07 11.2 21
3 Cleveland Indians 62 66 .484 17.5 4.07 4.14 -0.07 -10.4 8
4 Chicago White Sox 60 68 .469 19.5 3.80 4.27 -0.47 4.1 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 69 .465 20.0 4.38 4.89 -0.51 -1.6 19



2015 Rankings

80 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
.620 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.40 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.73 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.67 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.7 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: 08-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 17 .485 138 142 .266 .314 .399
Chicago White Sox 16 18 .471 142 152 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 16 18 .471 142 149 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 15 18 .455 147 164 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 15 18 .455 147 163 .256 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by R

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

80 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

80 R
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

70 R

Bottom pitching performers by GS

Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

0 GS
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

0 GS
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0 GS

Hitters by R descending

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Rank

Player

PA
Sorted Descending
R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 490 80 29 6 12 57 32 79 25 4 .312 .369 .485 .308 39.3 5.4
2Eric Hosmer 529 80 27 4 14 77 46 87 6 2 .310 .371 .471 .294 25.0 2.9
3Alcides Escobar 543 70 17 3 3 39 24 57 14 5 .263 .303 .327 .229 13.2 1.8
4Mike Moustakas 499 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .285 .352 .452 .291 34.2 4.3
5Kendrys Morales 521 57 35 1 15 90 44 80 0 0 .286 .353 .462 .286 15.1 1.6
6Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .248 10.8 1.2
7Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.6 -2.1
8Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
9Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
10Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.5 1.2
11Paulo Orlando 202 24 8 5 5 21 5 39 3 2 .234 .260 .406 .240 1.0 0.1
12Ben Zobrist 124 20 8 0 4 13 16 13 0 2 .327 .411 .514 .333 12.5 1.2
13Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .199 -1.1 -0.1
14Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
15Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
16Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
17Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.110 2.9 0.1
18Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1
19Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.1 -0.2
22Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 7.0 -0.2
23Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.2 0.0
25Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
27Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.6 0.0
29Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.7 0.1
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.8 -0.4

Pitchers by GS ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Ascending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.71928 2.91 0.9 0.1
2Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.70665 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
3Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.35672 3.34 7.0 0.8
4Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.09781 2.48 12.6 1.4
5Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.29871 3.92 3.8 0.4
6Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.78909 3.41 6.4 0.7
7Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.214 3.12 6.1 0.7
8Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.12891 3.85 4.6 0.5
9Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1039 9.95 -0.9 -0.1
10Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.04677 3.90 2.0 0.2
11Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.56943 3.75 2.6 0.3
12Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.72729 4.34 2.9 0.1
13Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.55991 4.22 4.1 0.4
14Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.56732 4.27 4.5 0.5
15Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.2667 5.15 1.0 0.1
16Chris Young 9 6 0 26 16 103.3 7.05 3.05 6.10 1.22 3.22 4.52649 5.03 3.6 0.3
17Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.48923 4.85 5.3 0.6
18Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79366 4.77 7.0 0.8
19Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.37459 5.61 -2.7 -0.2
20Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.66641 4.48 8.8 1.1

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