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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 08-02)
1 Kansas City Royals 62 42 .596 - 4.32 3.75 0.57 7.2 6
2 Minnesota Twins 54 50 .519 8.0 4.21 4.23 -0.02 8.5 17
3 Detroit Tigers 51 54 .486 11.5 4.48 4.79 -0.31 0.2 16
3 Chicago White Sox 50 53 .485 11.5 3.72 4.32 -0.60 4.9 22
5 Cleveland Indians 48 56 .462 14.0 3.84 4.22 -0.38 -7.2 12



2015 Rankings

62 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
42 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.596 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.32 RS/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.75 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.57 Diff/G is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, 1st in division
7.2 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-03)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 28 30 .483 244 256 .253 .315 .390
Kansas City Royals 28 30 .483 239 248 .264 .313 .396
Chicago White Sox 28 31 .475 253 267 .259 .316 .399
Detroit Tigers 26 31 .456 252 278 .262 .321 .405
Minnesota Twins 26 32 .448 256 289 .256 .318 .406

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Omar Infante
Omar Infante

-1.1 BWARP
Alex Rios
Alex Rios

-0.7 BWARP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

-0.3 BWARP

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

10.01 FAIR_RA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.45 FAIR_RA
Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

5.36 FAIR_RA

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
1Omar Infante 370 35 20 4 1 29 7 59 1 2 .228 .241 .315 .209 -9.0 -1.1
2Alex Rios 233 26 9 0 2 16 7 36 7 0 .241 .275 .309 .218 -4.7 -0.7
3Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 5.3 -0.3
4Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
5Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 2.8 -0.2
6Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .154 -1.7 -0.2
7Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
8Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.2 0.0
9Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.1 0.0
10Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .361 2.8 0.0
19Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.3 0.0
20Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .239 0.1 0.1
21Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
22Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 4.0 0.1
23Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .231 0.4 0.1
24Ben Zobrist 16 4 1 0 3 6 1 1 0 1 .333 .375 1.000 .451 2.8 0.3
25Salvador Perez 366 31 15 0 15 43 7 56 1 0 .243 .257 .412 .244 6.2 0.6
26Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 18 2 .239 .314 .370 .253 5.7 0.9
27Kendrys Morales 422 45 28 0 12 73 29 63 0 0 .284 .341 .451 .277 10.1 1.1
28Alcides Escobar 426 55 17 2 2 36 18 46 8 5 .279 .318 .348 .243 16.4 2.1
29Eric Hosmer 423 58 21 4 11 58 34 71 4 2 .315 .372 .477 .298 20.4 2.3
30Mike Moustakas 399 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .283 .343 .420 .281 22.0 2.6
31Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .316 23.5 2.9
32Lorenzo Cain 391 68 24 5 11 46 26 64 19 4 .314 .371 .503 .316 34.9 5.0

Pitchers by FAIR_RA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Descending
FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0783 10.01 -0.9 -0.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.05171 5.45 -0.3 0.1
3Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.681 5.36 -1.0 -0.1
4Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.24105 5.15 1.1 0.1
5Danny Duffy 4 5 0 15 15 82.0 9.22 3.62 5.71 1.10 4.28 4.74899 5.12 1.9 0.2
6Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.54314 5.10 2.8 0.3
7Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 16 16 90.3 8.97 2.69 7.17 0.90 4.98 3.8421 4.86 2.8 0.4
8Kris Medlen 0 0 0 3 0 6.3 8.53 5.68 9.95 1.42 5.68 4.81511 4.81 -0.1 0.0
9Edinson Volquez 10 6 0 22 22 132.0 8.05 3.41 6.75 0.68 3.20 3.83584 4.61 5.3 0.7
10Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.53426 4.22 4.0 0.4
11Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.02112 3.92 1.8 0.2
12Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.54378 3.71 2.6 0.3
13Greg Holland 3 0 23 34 0 32.7 6.61 5.23 9.64 0.28 3.03 3.07826 3.62 4.4 0.5
14Franklin Morales 3 1 0 45 0 44.0 7.16 2.05 5.73 0.20 2.45 2.85099 3.53 4.6 0.5
15Ryan Madson 1 1 1 46 0 43.3 6.85 1.87 8.31 0.62 2.28 2.89364 3.38 5.0 0.5
16Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 47 0 46.3 5.83 3.30 7.77 0.58 2.14 3.35884 3.33 5.2 0.6
17Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 27 0 27.0 9.33 2.67 9.33 1.00 4.00 3.33752 3.32 4.3 0.5
18Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.69363 2.87 0.9 0.1
19Wade Davis 7 1 9 46 0 44.7 4.63 2.62 10.07 0.20 0.60 2.00363 2.43 10.3 1.1
20Johnny Cueto 0 0 0 1 1 6.0 10.50 3.00 10.50 0.00 4.50 1.74493 1.82 2.5 0.3

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