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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 05-29)
1 Kansas City Royals 29 18 .617 - 4.74 3.68 1.06 0.0 3
2 Minnesota Twins 28 19 .596 1.0 4.60 4.19 0.41 7.3 20
3 Detroit Tigers 28 22 .560 2.5 4.12 4.06 0.06 -0.4 5
4 Chicago White Sox 22 25 .468 7.0 3.68 4.64 -0.96 3.7 22
5 Cleveland Indians 22 26 .458 7.5 4.48 4.48 0.00 -4.1 10



2015 Rankings

29 Wins is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
18 Losses is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.617 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.74 RS/G is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.68 RA/G is 6th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
1.06 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0 Pyth O/U is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 57 55 .509 514 508 .265 .323 .410
Cleveland Indians 58 56 .509 506 491 .256 .321 .403
Chicago White Sox 57 58 .496 504 512 .262 .318 .400
Kansas City Royals 52 63 .452 463 517 .264 .310 .389
Minnesota Twins 51 64 .443 505 576 .260 .319 .400

Top offensive performers by HR

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

7 HR
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

6 HR
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

6 HR

Bottom pitching performers by SO9

Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

3.54 SO9
Franklin Morales
Franklin Morales

5.31 SO9
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

6.07 SO9

Hitters by HR descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Descending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 206 30 12 2 7 31 21 37 3 2 .302 .376 .505 .314 12.0 1.3
2Alex Gordon 176 21 10 0 6 24 16 37 0 2 .260 .364 .447 .307 12.9 1.7
3Kendrys Morales 199 32 15 0 6 37 15 28 0 0 .309 .367 .492 .310 11.5 1.3
4Salvador Perez 170 14 9 0 6 25 3 23 1 0 .289 .300 .452 .272 8.9 1.0
5Mike Moustakas 193 28 11 1 5 16 9 21 1 2 .322 .377 .483 .312 16.1 2.4
6Lorenzo Cain 185 34 9 1 3 20 11 35 9 2 .304 .357 .423 .294 13.3 2.0
7Alcides Escobar 173 21 8 1 2 17 6 15 3 2 .285 .320 .386 .257 9.4 0.7
8Paulo Orlando 117 14 3 5 1 7 4 20 2 1 .241 .274 .384 .234 -0.8 0.0
9Alex Rios 29 4 1 0 1 8 0 4 2 0 .321 .345 .464 .272 0.7 0.0
10Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.2 0.0
12Christian Colon 67 4 3 0 0 4 6 8 2 1 .283 .348 .333 .248 2.5 0.2
13Omar Infante 157 10 11 2 0 17 3 21 0 0 .238 .248 .338 .228 -0.6 -0.1
14Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Jarrod Dyson 70 9 1 2 0 2 2 12 5 1 .219 .254 .297 .222 0.8 0.1
16Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Drew Butera 14 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .250 .166 -0.4 -0.1
18Edinson Volquez 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 2.4 -0.1
19Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
20Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0

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
1Jeremy Guthrie 4 3 0 9 9 48.3 11.92 2.98 3.54 1.68 6.70 5.9595 6.41 -2.4 -0.3
2Franklin Morales 3 0 0 18 0 20.3 6.20 1.77 5.31 0.44 3.54 3.13281 4.05 1.5 0.2
3Jason Vargas 3 2 0 6 6 29.7 9.71 3.34 6.07 1.52 5.16 5.03869 5.93 -1.7 -0.2
4Joe Blanton 0 0 0 3 0 7.0 11.57 1.29 6.43 1.29 3.86 3.94078 4.37 0.3 0.0
5Jason Frasor 1 0 0 17 0 15.0 9.60 4.80 6.60 0.60 0.60 4.08363 4.03 1.4 0.2
6Chris Young 4 1 0 11 5 40.7 5.31 2.43 6.64 0.66 1.55 3.37871 4.05 4.6 0.5
7Danny Duffy 2 3 0 8 8 38.3 10.80 4.46 7.04 0.94 5.87 4.51842 5.56 0.1 0.0
8Edinson Volquez 4 3 0 10 10 61.0 6.64 3.10 7.08 0.44 2.95 3.32953 4.71 2.4 0.3
9Yordano Ventura 3 4 0 9 9 54.3 8.28 2.82 7.12 1.16 4.64 4.27995 5.36 -0.3 0.0
10Greg Holland 1 0 7 11 0 11.3 3.97 6.35 7.15 0.79 2.38 4.76011 6.00 -0.8 -0.1
11Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 5 0 9.7 2.79 5.59 7.45 0.93 1.86 4.94569 6.40 -1.1 -0.1
12Yohan Pino 0 1 0 6 0 14.0 7.71 1.29 8.36 0.64 0.64 2.58363 2.43 3.8 0.4
13Ryan Madson 0 0 0 20 0 22.0 5.32 2.45 9.00 0.82 1.64 3.22 3.87 2.2 0.2
14Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.08363 2.92 0.2 0.0
15Wade Davis 2 0 7 21 0 21.0 3.43 2.14 9.43 0.00 0.00 1.70268 2.17 5.3 0.6
16Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 18 0 17.0 5.82 5.29 9.53 1.06 2.12 4.2601 3.28 2.3 0.3
17Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 6 0 5.0 18.00 1.80 10.80 0.00 7.20 1.28363 1.72 2.0 0.2

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