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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 05-27)
1 Kansas City Royals 28 18 .609 - 4.67 3.67 1.00 -0.2 5
1 Minnesota Twins 28 18 .609 - 4.61 4.15 0.46 7.2 20
3 Detroit Tigers 28 20 .583 1.0 4.25 3.94 0.31 -0.6 2
4 Cleveland Indians 21 25 .457 7.0 4.54 4.57 -0.03 -4.3 9
4 Chicago White Sox 20 24 .455 7.0 3.66 4.70 -1.04 3.2 23



2015 Rankings

28 Wins is tied for 3rd in MLB, tied for 2nd in league, tied for 1st in division
18 Losses is tied for 2nd in MLB, tied for 1st in league, tied for 1st in division
.609 Win Pct is tied for 3rd in MLB, tied for 2nd in league, tied for 1st in division
4.67 RS/G is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.67 RA/G is 6th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
1.00 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-0.2 Pyth O/U is 16th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 58 56 .509 523 517 .265 .323 .410
Cleveland Indians 59 57 .509 513 500 .256 .321 .403
Chicago White Sox 58 60 .492 517 526 .262 .318 .400
Kansas City Royals 52 64 .448 469 522 .264 .311 .389
Minnesota Twins 51 65 .440 508 582 .260 .319 .400

Top offensive performers by VORP

Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

16.9 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

12.1 VORP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

12.1 VORP

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 VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Mike Moustakas 188 27 11 1 5 16 8 20 1 2 .329 .382 .494 .319 16.9 2.4
2Eric Hosmer 201 29 11 2 7 30 20 37 3 2 .303 .375 .506 .316 12.1 1.4
3Alex Gordon 172 20 10 0 5 23 16 36 0 2 .260 .366 .432 .303 12.1 1.6
4Kendrys Morales 198 32 15 0 6 37 15 28 0 0 .306 .364 .489 .308 11.0 1.2
5Lorenzo Cain 180 32 8 1 3 19 10 34 8 2 .293 .344 .409 .285 10.9 1.8
6Alcides Escobar 168 20 8 1 1 15 6 14 3 2 .281 .317 .366 .249 8.2 0.6
7Salvador Perez 166 13 9 0 5 24 3 21 1 0 .290 .301 .438 .268 8.0 0.9
8Christian Colon 67 4 3 0 0 4 6 8 2 1 .283 .348 .333 .248 2.5 0.2
9Alex Rios 29 4 1 0 1 8 0 4 2 0 .321 .345 .464 .272 0.7 0.0
10Jarrod Dyson 69 8 1 2 0 2 2 12 5 1 .206 .242 .286 .214 0.2 0.1
11Paulo Orlando 113 14 3 5 1 7 4 19 2 1 .250 .283 .398 .242 0.1 0.1
12Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0
13Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.2 0.0
14Drew Butera 14 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .250 .166 -0.4 -0.1
15Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
16Omar Infante 153 10 11 2 0 17 3 21 0 0 .238 .248 .340 .223 -1.1 -0.3

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 5.96766 6.42 -2.4 -0.3
2Franklin Morales 3 0 0 18 0 20.3 6.20 1.77 5.31 0.44 3.54 3.14098 4.06 1.6 0.2
3Jason Vargas 3 2 0 6 6 29.7 9.71 3.34 6.07 1.52 5.16 5.04685 5.93 -1.6 -0.2
4Greg Holland 1 0 7 10 0 10.3 4.35 6.97 6.10 0.87 2.61 5.31761 6.44 -1.1 -0.1
5Edinson Volquez 4 3 0 9 9 55.3 6.34 3.25 6.34 0.33 2.77 3.39902 4.78 2.5 0.3
6Joe Blanton 0 0 0 3 0 7.0 11.57 1.29 6.43 1.29 3.86 3.94894 4.39 0.3 0.0
7Jason Frasor 1 0 0 17 0 15.0 9.60 4.80 6.60 0.60 0.60 4.0918 4.05 1.4 0.2
8Chris Young 4 1 0 11 5 40.7 5.31 2.43 6.64 0.66 1.55 3.38688 4.04 4.7 0.5
9Danny Duffy 2 3 0 8 8 38.3 10.80 4.46 7.04 0.94 5.87 4.52658 5.56 0.1 0.0
10Yordano Ventura 3 4 0 9 9 54.3 8.28 2.82 7.12 1.16 4.64 4.28812 5.37 -0.3 0.0
11Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 5 0 9.7 2.79 5.59 7.45 0.93 1.86 4.95386 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 2.5918 2.43 3.9 0.4
13Wade Davis 2 0 7 20 0 20.0 3.60 2.25 8.55 0.00 0.00 1.9418 2.28 4.8 0.5
14Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.0918 2.92 0.2 0.0
15Ryan Madson 0 0 0 19 0 21.7 5.40 2.49 9.14 0.83 1.66 3.23026 3.89 2.2 0.2
16Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 17 0 16.0 5.06 5.06 9.56 0.56 1.69 3.4668 2.81 2.9 0.3
17Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 6 0 5.0 18.00 1.80 10.80 0.00 7.20 1.2918 1.75 2.0 0.2

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