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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 08-26)
1 Kansas City Royals 77 49 .611 - 4.39 3.75 0.64 8.9 3
2 Minnesota Twins 65 61 .516 12.0 4.36 4.42 -0.06 10.9 21
3 Cleveland Indians 60 66 .476 17.0 4.05 4.17 -0.12 -10.8 8
3 Detroit Tigers 60 66 .476 17.0 4.45 4.83 -0.38 -2.5 16
5 Chicago White Sox 59 66 .472 17.5 3.82 4.28 -0.46 3.7 23



2015 Rankings

77 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
.611 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.39 RS/G is 9th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.75 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.64 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
8.9 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: 08-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 17 19 .472 151 158 .253 .314 .398
Detroit Tigers 17 19 .472 162 177 .263 .322 .408
Kansas City Royals 17 19 .472 150 155 .266 .314 .399
Chicago White Sox 17 20 .459 156 168 .259 .316 .404
Minnesota Twins 16 20 .444 161 178 .256 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by SLG

Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

.521 SLG
Chris Young
Chris Young

.500 SLG
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.486 SLG

Bottom pitching performers by GS

Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

0 GS
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

0 GS
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

0 GS

Hitters by SLG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Descending
SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Ben Zobrist 111 18 6 0 4 13 16 11 0 2 .330 .423 .521 .340 11.8 1.1
2Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 3.3 0.0
3Lorenzo Cain 481 78 29 6 12 56 28 78 24 4 .311 .364 .486 .305 37.0 5.1
4Eric Hosmer 520 77 26 4 14 76 45 84 5 2 .311 .372 .472 .294 24.5 2.8
5Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.6 2.8
6Kendrys Morales 508 56 34 1 14 87 43 78 0 0 .285 .352 .456 .281 13.7 1.4
7Mike Moustakas 486 57 24 1 15 54 35 52 1 2 .279 .346 .444 .286 30.7 3.9
8Salvador Perez 429 36 19 0 18 54 8 66 1 0 .251 .266 .427 .247 10.4 1.1
9Paulo Orlando 189 23 8 5 4 18 5 36 3 2 .239 .267 .406 .241 1.1 0.1
10Jarrod Dyson 181 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .261 .328 .391 .260 10.5 1.3
11Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
12Alcides Escobar 529 68 17 3 3 39 24 55 13 5 .266 .308 .332 .230 13.2 1.7
13Alex Rios 312 31 15 0 2 22 11 46 8 0 .250 .285 .322 .226 -4.1 0.1
14Omar Infante 429 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .219 .234 .311 .201 -13.8 -2.0
15Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
16Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .198 -1.2 -0.1
17Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.4 0.1
18Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
19Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
20Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 4.5 -0.2
21Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 7.9 -0.4
22Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
23Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
24Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.2 0.1
25Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.114 3.7 0.1
30Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Luke Hochevar 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

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
1Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.22235 3.13 6.2 0.7
2Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.715 5.16 -0.5 -0.1
3Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.72763 2.91 0.9 0.1
4Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1123 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
5Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30707 3.93 3.9 0.4
6Greg Holland 3 1 28 41 0 38.0 7.34 5.45 10.42 0.47 3.55 3.29647 3.97 4.0 0.4
7Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05512 3.93 2.0 0.2
8Wade Davis 7 1 12 54 0 52.7 5.13 2.56 10.25 0.34 1.03 2.18188 2.47 12.3 1.3
9Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 58 0 57.3 5.65 3.30 8.16 0.47 2.04 3.18203 3.15 8.0 0.9
10Franklin Morales 3 1 0 53 0 52.3 6.88 2.06 5.85 0.17 2.24 2.80653 3.42 6.3 0.7
11Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.16144 3.85 3.7 0.2
12Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.57778 3.75 2.7 0.3
13Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56826 4.22 4.2 0.4
14Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57568 4.27 4.6 0.5
15Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27505 5.17 1.1 0.1
16Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.58285 5.10 3.3 0.3
17Yordano Ventura 8 7 0 20 20 114.3 8.74 2.99 7.56 0.94 4.64 3.92567 4.97 4.5 0.5
18Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.49758 4.87 5.6 0.6
19Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38294 5.62 -2.4 -0.2
20Edinson Volquez 11 7 0 26 26 158.7 8.11 3.23 6.75 0.62 3.40 3.7236 4.56 7.9 0.9

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