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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 05-22)
1 Kansas City Royals 27 14 .659 - 5.05 3.37 1.68 -0.6 2
2 Detroit Tigers 26 17 .605 2.0 4.42 3.95 0.47 -0.4 3
3 Minnesota Twins 23 18 .561 4.0 4.51 4.39 0.12 6.4 22
4 Chicago White Sox 19 20 .487 7.0 3.67 4.51 -0.84 3.3 21
5 Cleveland Indians 18 23 .439 9.0 4.37 4.63 -0.26 -3.5 10



2015 Rankings

27 Wins is tied for 1st in MLB, tied for 1st in league, 1st in division
14 Losses is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.659 Win Pct is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.05 RS/G is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.37 RA/G is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
1.68 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-0.6 Pyth O/U is 21st in MLB, 9th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 62 59 .512 535 522 .255 .321 .403
Detroit Tigers 60 59 .504 546 538 .265 .323 .410
Chicago White Sox 61 62 .496 538 548 .262 .318 .401
Kansas City Royals 55 66 .455 488 543 .264 .311 .389
Minnesota Twins 53 68 .438 530 607 .259 .319 .400

Top offensive performers by SB

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

7 SB
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

5 SB
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

3 SB

Top pitching performers by ERA

Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

5.87 ERA
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

5.26 ERA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

4.75 ERA

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 163 31 8 1 3 19 9 29 7 2 .311 .362 .439 .296 11.1 1.8
2Jarrod Dyson 65 8 1 2 0 1 2 12 5 0 .186 .226 .271 .204 -0.1 0.0
3Alcides Escobar 147 19 7 1 1 15 6 12 3 2 .288 .329 .379 .257 8.4 0.8
4Eric Hosmer 182 28 10 2 7 30 19 34 3 2 .312 .387 .531 .331 13.3 1.6
5Paulo Orlando 99 13 2 5 0 6 4 14 2 1 .266 .303 .394 .248 1.3 0.2
6Christian Colon 65 4 3 0 0 4 5 8 2 1 .271 .328 .322 .235 1.6 0.1
7Alex Rios 29 4 1 0 1 8 0 4 2 0 .321 .345 .464 .272 0.6 0.0
8Mike Moustakas 170 26 10 1 4 15 8 15 1 2 .333 .387 .490 .321 15.6 2.1
9Salvador Perez 153 13 9 0 5 22 3 16 1 0 .302 .314 .463 .283 9.7 1.1
10Omar Infante 138 10 11 2 0 17 2 18 0 0 .256 .261 .368 .237 0.5 -0.1
11Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.2 0.0
12Alex Gordon 156 18 10 0 4 21 14 33 0 2 .265 .372 .432 .300 10.7 1.2
13Drew Butera 9 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .251 0.5 0.1
14Kendrys Morales 179 31 15 0 6 37 12 27 0 0 .305 .358 .506 .311 10.2 1.1
15Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
16Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0

Pitchers by ERA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Descending
ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Danny Duffy 2 3 0 8 8 38.3 10.80 4.46 7.04 0.94 5.87 4.50869 5.62 0.0 0.0
2Jason Vargas 3 1 0 5 5 25.7 9.82 3.51 4.91 1.40 5.26 5.1778 5.83 -1.1 -0.1
3Jeremy Guthrie 4 2 0 8 8 47.3 10.46 2.47 3.42 0.95 4.75 4.70067 4.94 1.0 0.1
4Yordano Ventura 3 3 0 8 8 47.3 8.56 2.85 6.85 1.14 4.56 4.34151 5.33 0.2 0.0
5Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 5 0 4.0 13.50 2.25 11.25 0.00 4.50 1.3239 1.65 1.5 0.2
6Franklin Morales 3 0 0 16 0 17.3 6.75 1.56 4.67 0.52 3.63 3.30467 4.19 1.2 0.1
7Edinson Volquez 3 3 0 8 8 49.3 6.39 3.10 6.93 0.36 2.74 3.2158 4.45 3.8 0.4
8Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 4 0 6.7 4.05 6.75 8.10 1.35 2.70 5.92389 7.39 -1.3 -0.1
9Joe Blanton 0 0 0 1 0 4.0 11.25 0.00 4.50 2.25 2.25 5.3239 6.01 -0.5 -0.1
10Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 16 0 15.0 5.40 4.80 9.60 0.60 1.80 3.40724 2.72 2.9 0.3
11Ryan Madson 0 0 0 18 0 20.7 4.79 2.18 9.15 0.87 1.74 3.17068 3.75 2.3 0.3
12Greg Holland 1 0 7 9 0 10.0 3.60 5.40 5.40 0.00 0.90 3.6739 4.36 0.5 0.1
13Chris Young 4 0 0 10 4 34.7 4.41 2.34 5.97 0.26 0.78 2.90083 3.46 5.8 0.6
14Jason Frasor 1 0 0 16 0 13.3 8.77 5.40 6.75 0.68 0.68 4.34891 4.22 1.0 0.1
15Yohan Pino 0 1 0 6 0 14.0 7.71 1.29 8.36 0.64 0.64 2.5739 2.48 3.8 0.4
16Wade Davis 2 0 7 19 0 19.0 3.79 1.89 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.70548 2.01 5.1 0.6
17Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.0739 2.94 0.2 0.0

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