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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 05-01)
1 Kansas City Royals 16 7 .696 - 5.35 3.26 2.09 -1.5 2
2 Detroit Tigers 15 9 .625 1.5 4.54 4.25 0.29 0.2 7
3 Minnesota Twins 11 12 .478 5.0 3.78 4.35 -0.57 2.8 23
4 Chicago White Sox 8 12 .400 6.5 3.20 4.50 -1.30 1.0 22
5 Cleveland Indians 8 14 .364 7.5 4.00 4.64 -0.64 -1.6 20



2015 Rankings

16 Wins is tied for 1st in MLB, tied for 1st in league, 1st in division
7 Losses is tied for 2nd in MLB, tied for 1st in league, 1st in division
.696 Win Pct is tied for 2nd in MLB, tied for 1st in league, 1st in division
5.35 RS/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
3.26 RA/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
2.09 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-1.5 Pyth O/U is 25th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-03)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 70 67 .511 635 622 .266 .324 .411
Cleveland Indians 68 71 .489 602 615 .254 .319 .397
Chicago White Sox 69 72 .489 616 630 .261 .318 .401
Kansas City Royals 63 75 .457 556 616 .264 .311 .389
Minnesota Twins 61 77 .442 606 691 .260 .319 .400

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Christian Colon
Christian Colon

-0.2 BWARP
Omar Infante
Omar Infante

-0.1 BWARP
Erik Kratz
Erik Kratz

-0.1 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by VORP

Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

-2.8 VORP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

-1.8 VORP
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

-1.4 VORP

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Ascending
BWARP
1Christian Colon 36 2 2 0 0 3 3 5 2 1 .273 .333 .333 .239 -0.6 -0.2
2Omar Infante 69 3 6 0 0 8 2 9 0 0 .258 .275 .348 .235 -0.4 -0.1
3Erik Kratz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.7 -0.1
4Orlando Calixte 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 0.0 0.0
5Alex Rios 29 4 1 0 1 8 0 4 2 0 .321 .345 .464 .272 0.7 0.0
6Jarrod Dyson 29 6 0 0 0 1 1 5 3 0 .259 .286 .259 .209 0.8 0.1
7Paulo Orlando 57 8 1 5 0 4 4 12 2 1 .264 .316 .472 .278 2.2 0.3
8Alcides Escobar 88 10 6 0 0 8 4 8 2 1 .291 .329 .367 .249 4.7 0.4
9Kendrys Morales 103 19 8 0 3 20 6 15 0 0 .323 .369 .500 .316 6.3 0.7
10Alex Gordon 84 9 4 0 3 13 8 17 0 2 .286 .405 .471 .321 6.4 0.8
11Salvador Perez 93 11 5 0 3 15 2 11 1 0 .322 .333 .478 .292 8.3 0.9
12Lorenzo Cain 98 17 6 0 2 12 7 18 6 1 .337 .408 .477 .316 8.2 1.1
13Eric Hosmer 104 14 5 1 3 15 13 17 2 1 .330 .417 .511 .344 8.6 1.1
14Mike Moustakas 106 19 6 0 3 9 4 10 1 1 .340 .404 .500 .326 9.7 1.3

Pitchers by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Ascending
VORP

PWARP
1Jeremy Guthrie 1 1 0 4 4 23.0 9.78 3.91 3.91 1.57 5.87 6.03068 6.50 -2.8 -0.3
2Yordano Ventura 2 2 0 5 5 27.3 7.57 3.29 6.59 1.32 4.94 5.07045 6.23 -1.8 -0.2
3Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 2 0 2.0 9.00 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 11.7046 13.53 -1.4 -0.1
4Jason Vargas 2 1 0 4 4 19.7 11.90 3.66 4.12 1.37 5.95 5.49273 5.64 -0.3 0.0
5Greg Holland 0 0 4 4 0 4.0 0.00 2.25 6.75 0.00 0.00 2.4546 3.26 0.5 0.1
6Jason Frasor 0 0 0 11 0 9.0 6.00 4.00 8.00 0.00 0.00 2.76015 3.20 1.4 0.2
7Franklin Morales 2 0 0 10 0 9.0 5.00 1.00 6.00 0.00 2.00 2.2046 2.84 1.8 0.2
8Ryan Madson 0 0 0 10 0 13.0 4.15 2.08 9.69 0.69 1.38 2.74306 3.19 2.2 0.2
9Chris Young 2 0 0 6 1 14.7 2.45 3.07 8.59 0.61 1.23 3.2046 3.43 2.6 0.3
10Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 10 0 9.3 6.75 6.75 10.61 0.00 1.93 3.09745 1.86 2.7 0.3
11Wade Davis 2 0 5 10 0 10.0 3.60 0.90 9.90 0.00 0.00 1.3046 1.85 2.8 0.3
12Yohan Pino 0 0 0 3 0 8.7 6.23 0.00 8.31 0.00 0.00 1.35845 1.61 3.2 0.4
13Edinson Volquez 2 2 0 4 4 28.3 6.04 1.59 7.31 0.32 1.91 2.67518 3.79 4.1 0.5
14Danny Duffy 2 0 0 5 5 28.7 9.73 2.83 7.22 0.63 3.45 3.44878 3.96 4.1 0.5

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