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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 SB

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

25 SB
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

23 SB
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

14 SB

Bottom pitching performers by PWARP

Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

-0.2 PWARP
Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

-0.1 PWARP
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

-0.1 PWARP

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

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

Pitchers by PWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP
Sorted Ascending
PWARP
1Jeremy 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
2Michael 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
3Brandon 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
4Aaron 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
5Jason 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
6Kris 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
7Jason 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
8Yohan 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
9Chris 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
10Joe 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
11Ryan 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
12Johnny 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
13Greg 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
14Danny 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
15Luke 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
16Franklin 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
17Kelvin 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
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
19Edinson 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
20Wade 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

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