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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 07-27)
1 Kansas City Royals 60 38 .612 - 4.38 3.61 0.77 4.9 1
2 Minnesota Twins 52 46 .531 8.0 4.21 4.13 0.08 8.4 16
3 Detroit Tigers 48 51 .485 12.5 4.46 4.74 -0.28 0.0 14
3 Chicago White Sox 47 50 .485 12.5 3.57 4.16 -0.59 5.6 23
5 Cleveland Indians 45 53 .459 15.0 3.87 4.36 -0.49 -4.9 15



2015 Rankings

60 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
38 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.612 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division
3.61 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0.77 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
4.9 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 33 30 .524 305 289 .265 .324 .412
Chicago White Sox 32 33 .492 284 293 .259 .316 .398
Cleveland Indians 31 33 .484 274 285 .253 .318 .398
Kansas City Royals 30 34 .469 261 277 .264 .310 .393
Minnesota Twins 30 34 .469 298 320 .256 .317 .406

Top offensive performers by VORP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

33.9 VORP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

25.1 VORP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

24.1 VORP

Top pitching performers by ERA

Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

6.75 ERA
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

6.23 ERA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.35 ERA

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
1Lorenzo Cain 370 62 22 4 11 46 26 59 18 3 .313 .370 .501 .318 33.9 5.0
2Mike Moustakas 381 45 17 1 10 39 24 40 1 2 .294 .354 .438 .294 25.1 3.0
3Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .319 24.1 2.9
4Eric Hosmer 398 53 19 4 10 53 33 71 4 2 .308 .368 .467 .297 19.4 2.2
5Alcides Escobar 400 53 17 2 2 35 18 42 7 4 .287 .327 .360 .251 19.0 2.4
6Kendrys Morales 397 43 26 0 12 68 27 61 0 0 .287 .343 .457 .282 10.8 1.1
7Salvador Perez 348 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .249 .264 .427 .254 9.4 1.0
8Jarrod Dyson 148 19 5 5 1 12 10 23 17 1 .254 .326 .392 .265 7.5 1.0
9Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 5.3 -0.3
10Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 3.5 0.1
11Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 3.5 -0.2
12Cheslor Cuthbert 19 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .315 1.9 0.2
13Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .153 1.2 0.0
14Paulo Orlando 158 20 4 5 4 17 5 29 3 1 .242 .276 .416 .246 1.2 0.2
15Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .222 1.0 0.1
16Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 0.7 0.0
17Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
18Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -0.2 0.0
19Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
20Drew Butera 45 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .190 .209 .214 .164 -1.1 -0.1
21Alex Rios 215 26 9 0 2 15 7 33 7 0 .257 .293 .332 .234 -1.6 -0.2
22Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -2.1 -0.2
23Omar Infante 350 34 20 3 1 29 7 56 1 2 .230 .244 .316 .211 -7.0 -0.9
24Jason Frasor 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
26Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 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
1Kris Medlen 0 0 0 2 0 5.3 8.44 3.38 8.44 1.69 6.75 4.73528 6.09 -0.9 -0.1
2Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.66314 2.82 0.9 0.1
3Jeremy Guthrie 7 6 0 19 19 107.7 11.28 2.59 4.68 1.17 5.35 4.70102 5.09 1.2 0.2
4Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.53977 4.58 3.5 0.4
5Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0478 10.01 -0.9 -0.1
6Danny Duffy 4 4 0 14 14 76.0 9.24 3.43 5.68 0.83 4.03 4.24513 4.75 2.7 0.3
7Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.21056 5.10 0.8 0.1
8Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.50377 4.20 3.5 0.3
9Chris Young 8 6 0 21 15 95.0 6.92 2.75 5.78 1.33 3.32 4.59513 5.21 0.7 0.0
10Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.51328 3.67 2.4 0.3
11Greg Holland 3 0 21 32 0 30.7 6.75 4.99 10.27 0.29 3.23 2.85211 3.40 4.6 0.5
12Edinson Volquez 10 5 0 21 21 126.0 8.14 3.36 6.79 0.64 3.21 3.7065 4.46 5.3 0.7
13Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 24 0 23.7 7.99 3.04 9.51 0.76 3.04 3.04777 3.05 4.2 0.5
14Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.65051 5.35 -1.3 -0.1
15Franklin Morales 3 0 0 41 0 41.3 6.31 1.96 5.23 0.22 2.18 2.9268 3.64 3.1 0.3
16Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 42.7 5.91 2.74 8.44 0.63 1.90 3.0712 2.86 6.1 0.7
17Ryan Madson 1 1 1 43 0 40.7 5.75 1.99 7.97 0.66 1.77 2.974 3.51 3.7 0.4
18Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 3.99062 3.87 1.7 0.2
19Wade Davis 6 1 9 44 0 42.7 4.64 2.74 10.55 0.00 0.42 1.61808 2.15 10.7 1.2

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