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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 BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

5.1 BWARP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

3.9 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

2.8 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by SO9

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

4.50 SO9
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

4.67 SO9
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

5.45 SO9

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

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

Pitchers by SO9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9
Sorted Ascending
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 10.1123 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
2Jeremy 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
3Danny 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
4Jason 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
5Franklin 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
6Chris 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
7Yohan 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
8Aaron 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
9Edinson 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
10Jason 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
11Johnny 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
12Yordano 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
13Brandon 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
14Kelvin 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
15Ryan 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
16Joe 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
17Kris 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
18Luke 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
19Wade 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
20Greg 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

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