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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 05-21)
1 Kansas City Royals 26 14 .650 - 5.05 3.45 1.60 -0.9 2
2 Detroit Tigers 25 17 .595 2.0 4.38 4.00 0.38 -0.2 3
3 Minnesota Twins 23 17 .575 3.0 4.58 4.42 0.16 6.4 20
4 Chicago White Sox 18 20 .474 7.0 3.68 4.58 -0.90 3.3 22
5 Cleveland Indians 17 23 .425 9.0 4.30 4.67 -0.37 -3.4 14



2015 Rankings

26 Wins is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
14 Losses is tied for 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.650 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.05 RS/G is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.45 RA/G is tied for 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
1.60 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-0.9 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: 05-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 61 59 .508 550 543 .265 .323 .410
Cleveland Indians 62 60 .508 540 526 .255 .321 .402
Chicago White Sox 61 63 .492 543 553 .262 .318 .401
Kansas City Royals 55 67 .451 492 548 .264 .311 .389
Minnesota Twins 54 68 .443 535 612 .259 .319 .400

Top offensive performers by EQA

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

.338 EQA
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

.330 EQA
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.303 EQA

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

7.35 FAIR_RA
Joe Blanton
Joe Blanton

6.03 FAIR_RA
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

5.81 FAIR_RA

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 178 28 10 2 7 30 19 32 3 2 .321 .395 .545 .338 14.1 1.7
2Mike Moustakas 166 26 10 1 4 15 8 15 1 2 .342 .396 .503 .330 16.5 2.1
3Alex Gordon 152 18 10 0 4 21 14 31 0 2 .266 .375 .438 .303 10.9 1.2
4Lorenzo Cain 159 29 8 1 3 19 9 28 7 2 .306 .358 .438 .294 10.3 1.8
5Kendrys Morales 175 29 15 0 4 32 12 27 0 0 .294 .349 .463 .293 7.2 0.8
6Salvador Perez 149 13 8 0 5 22 3 15 1 0 .290 .302 .448 .274 7.9 0.9
7Alex Rios 29 4 1 0 1 8 0 4 2 0 .321 .345 .464 .272 0.6 0.0
8Alcides Escobar 143 18 7 1 1 15 5 12 3 2 .295 .331 .388 .260 8.6 0.8
9Drew Butera 9 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .251 0.5 0.1
10Omar Infante 134 10 11 2 0 17 2 18 0 0 .264 .269 .380 .244 1.3 0.0
11Paulo Orlando 96 13 2 5 0 6 4 14 2 1 .253 .292 .385 .242 0.9 0.1
12Christian Colon 65 4 3 0 0 4 5 8 2 1 .271 .328 .322 .235 1.6 0.1
13Jarrod Dyson 65 8 1 2 0 1 2 12 5 0 .186 .226 .271 .204 -0.1 0.0
14Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
15Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0
16Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.2 0.0

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
1Brandon Finnegan 1 0 0 4 0 6.7 4.05 6.75 8.10 1.35 2.70 5.93447 7.35 -1.3 -0.1
2Joe Blanton 0 0 0 1 0 4.0 11.25 0.00 4.50 2.25 2.25 5.33449 6.03 -0.5 -0.1
3Jason Vargas 3 1 0 5 5 25.7 9.82 3.51 4.91 1.40 5.26 5.18838 5.81 -1.1 -0.1
4Danny Duffy 2 3 0 8 8 38.3 10.80 4.46 7.04 0.94 5.87 4.51927 5.62 -0.1 0.0
5Yordano Ventura 3 3 0 8 8 47.3 8.56 2.85 6.85 1.14 4.56 4.3521 5.31 0.2 0.0
6Jeremy Guthrie 4 2 0 8 8 47.3 10.46 2.47 3.42 0.95 4.75 4.71125 4.94 1.0 0.1
7Jason Frasor 1 0 0 15 0 12.3 8.76 5.11 6.57 0.73 0.73 4.38179 4.49 0.5 0.1
8Edinson Volquez 3 3 0 8 8 49.3 6.39 3.10 6.93 0.36 2.74 3.22638 4.44 3.7 0.4
9Greg Holland 1 0 7 9 0 10.0 3.60 5.40 5.40 0.00 0.90 3.68449 4.33 0.5 0.1
10Franklin Morales 3 0 0 15 0 16.3 7.16 1.10 4.96 0.55 3.86 3.14571 4.18 1.1 0.1
11Ryan Madson 0 0 0 17 0 19.7 4.58 1.83 9.15 0.92 1.83 2.98279 3.62 2.4 0.3
12Chris Young 3 0 0 9 3 28.7 3.45 2.20 6.59 0.31 0.94 2.80542 3.29 5.3 0.6
13Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.08449 2.93 0.2 0.0
14Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 16 0 15.0 5.40 4.80 9.60 0.60 1.80 3.41782 2.70 3.0 0.3
15Yohan Pino 0 1 0 6 0 14.0 7.71 1.29 8.36 0.64 0.64 2.58449 2.46 3.8 0.4
16Wade Davis 2 0 7 19 0 19.0 3.79 1.89 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.71607 2.01 5.1 0.6
17Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 5 0 4.0 13.50 2.25 11.25 0.00 4.50 1.33449 1.65 1.5 0.2

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