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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 07-02)
1 Kansas City Royals 44 32 .579 - 4.24 3.63 0.61 1.1 9
2 Minnesota Twins 42 37 .532 3.5 4.19 4.14 0.05 8.1 21
3 Detroit Tigers 39 39 .500 6.0 4.33 4.51 -0.18 -0.6 14
4 Cleveland Indians 37 41 .474 8.0 4.06 4.33 -0.27 -4.8 15
5 Chicago White Sox 34 42 .447 10.0 3.50 4.47 -0.97 5.4 23



2015 Rankings

44 Wins is 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
32 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.579 Win Pct is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
4.24 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.63 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.61 Diff/G is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
1.1 Pyth O/U is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-03)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 42 42 .500 368 371 .253 .319 .401
Detroit Tigers 42 42 .500 394 390 .266 .325 .414
Chicago White Sox 41 45 .477 374 391 .260 .317 .400
Kansas City Royals 39 47 .453 351 389 .264 .310 .393
Minnesota Twins 36 47 .434 365 422 .257 .317 .407

Top offensive performers by VORP

Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

24.4 VORP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

23.6 VORP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

21.1 VORP

Top pitching performers by BB9

Jason Frasor
Jason Frasor

6.04 BB9
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

5.40 BB9
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

5.09 BB9

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 305 38 16 1 7 31 17 34 1 2 .308 .360 .449 .307 24.4 3.1
2Lorenzo Cain 288 45 15 4 6 33 19 51 15 3 .299 .354 .456 .308 23.6 3.6
3Alex Gordon 285 29 12 0 9 32 35 58 1 4 .267 .382 .432 .313 21.1 2.5
4Alcides Escobar 293 37 13 2 2 28 10 32 5 2 .277 .311 .362 .249 13.7 1.3
5Eric Hosmer 303 40 14 2 8 40 27 53 4 2 .290 .354 .445 .292 13.1 1.5
6Kendrys Morales 303 38 20 0 10 50 24 48 0 0 .287 .350 .469 .294 12.2 1.3
7Salvador Perez 272 26 12 0 13 34 5 37 1 0 .267 .279 .459 .270 11.1 1.2
8Jarrod Dyson 99 12 5 4 0 6 4 17 8 1 .275 .312 .418 .277 5.2 0.6
9Chris Young 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 .474 5.0 0.1
10Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .005 1.7 0.0
11Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .226 1.3 0.1
12Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 1.0 -0.2
13Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.1 -0.2
14Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -0.1 0.0
15Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 -0.2 0.0
16Paulo Orlando 117 14 3 5 1 7 4 20 2 1 .241 .274 .384 .237 -0.4 0.0
17Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .090 -0.7 -0.1
18Drew Butera 25 2 1 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 .174 .174 .217 .151 -1.4 -0.2
19Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -2.6 -0.1
20Omar Infante 258 23 16 2 0 23 3 40 1 1 .230 .236 .310 .215 -3.3 -0.6
21Alex Rios 133 12 3 0 1 12 2 25 4 0 .222 .248 .270 .202 -6.5 -0.6
22Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by BB9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Descending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Jason Frasor 1 0 0 25 0 22.3 9.27 6.04 6.85 0.40 1.61 4.11123 3.84 1.3 0.1
2Greg Holland 1 0 16 21 0 20.0 4.05 5.40 9.45 0.45 2.70 3.38661 4.35 0.8 0.1
3Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 9 0 17.7 4.08 5.09 7.13 1.02 2.04 4.79132 5.58 -1.4 -0.2
4Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0366 9.86 -1.1 -0.1
5Danny Duffy 2 4 0 10 10 49.7 10.87 3.81 7.25 0.91 5.44 4.12385 5.02 -0.2 0.0
6Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 33 0 31.0 5.81 3.19 9.29 0.58 2.32 2.97209 2.79 4.5 0.5
7Wade Davis 3 1 9 34 0 34.0 4.24 3.18 10.32 0.00 0.26 1.80131 2.38 7.4 0.8
8Edinson Volquez 8 4 0 16 16 95.7 7.71 3.10 6.87 0.66 3.48 3.65333 4.55 1.0 0.2
9Yordano Ventura 3 6 0 12 12 67.3 8.55 2.81 7.22 0.94 4.68 3.89799 4.94 -0.1 0.0
10Ryan Madson 1 1 0 32 0 31.3 5.17 2.59 8.62 0.86 1.72 3.32384 3.85 1.5 0.2
11Chris Young 7 3 0 16 10 69.7 6.33 2.58 5.81 0.90 2.71 3.9122 4.44 5.0 0.4
12Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 15 0 14.0 10.93 2.57 9.64 1.29 5.14 3.60803 3.55 1.6 0.2
13Jeremy Guthrie 6 5 0 15 15 82.3 11.15 2.51 4.70 1.31 5.68 4.87061 5.44 -2.6 -0.2
14Jason Vargas 5 2 0 8 8 41.7 9.72 2.38 5.40 1.08 4.10 4.2606 5.25 -0.7 -0.1
15Joe Blanton 2 1 0 10 3 28.7 8.16 2.20 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.31567 4.07 1.7 0.2
16Franklin Morales 3 0 0 32 0 31.0 6.68 1.74 5.23 0.29 2.90 2.97209 3.90 1.4 0.1
17Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.50212 3.62 2.1 0.2
18Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.65198 2.71 0.8 0.1

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