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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 09-01)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 51 .611 - 4.38 3.74 0.64 9.1 4
2 Minnesota Twins 68 63 .519 12.0 4.37 4.40 -0.03 11.7 19
3 Cleveland Indians 64 67 .489 16.0 4.10 4.11 -0.01 -10.4 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 69 .469 18.5 3.84 4.30 -0.46 4.3 23
5 Detroit Tigers 61 70 .466 19.0 4.37 4.92 -0.55 -1.0 20



2015 Rankings

80 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
51 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.611 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.74 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.64 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.1 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-02)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 15 .516 135 134 .265 .315 .399
Cleveland Indians 15 16 .484 131 136 .253 .314 .399
Chicago White Sox 15 17 .469 135 145 .260 .316 .403
Detroit Tigers 14 17 .452 140 156 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 14 17 .452 140 153 .257 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by VORP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

39.3 VORP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

33.5 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

26.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

20.88 FAIR_RA
Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

9.97 FAIR_RA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

5.59 FAIR_RA

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 499 81 29 6 12 58 32 82 26 4 .311 .367 .480 .306 39.3 5.4
2Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .289 33.5 4.2
3Eric Hosmer 537 81 27 4 14 77 46 90 6 2 .309 .369 .467 .295 26.0 3.0
4Alex Gordon 316 33 14 0 11 40 39 64 1 4 .284 .396 .464 .317 24.4 3.0
5Kendrys Morales 529 58 35 1 16 91 45 81 0 0 .286 .353 .465 .287 16.3 1.7
6Alcides Escobar 552 70 17 3 3 40 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .323 .227 13.2 1.8
7Ben Zobrist 133 20 8 0 4 14 18 14 1 2 .316 .406 .491 .327 12.2 1.2
8Salvador Perez 446 39 19 0 18 56 9 66 1 0 .258 .274 .427 .250 11.9 1.3
9Jarrod Dyson 193 26 6 6 1 15 13 33 23 2 .250 .317 .372 .251 9.4 1.3
10Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 8.2 -0.4
11Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 6.6 -0.2
12Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 4.0 0.1
13Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .350 3.5 0.0
14Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.116 2.8 0.1
15Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.1
16Paulo Orlando 206 24 8 5 5 21 5 40 3 3 .235 .260 .403 .240 0.6 0.1
17Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .229 0.5 0.1
18Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.1 0.0
19Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
20Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .091 -0.7 -0.1
21Drew Butera 77 6 2 0 1 5 2 20 0 0 .214 .257 .286 .202 -1.0 -0.1
22Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.2 -0.2
23Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.8 0.1
24Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .231 -3.1 0.1
25Omar Infante 440 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .218 .232 .308 .200 -14.8 -2.2
26Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Greg Holland 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
29Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 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
1Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 0.00 9.00 18.00 19.1167 20.88 -1.5 -0.2
2Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1167 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
3Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.33896 5.59 -2.8 -0.2
4Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27952 5.18 0.8 0.1
5Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71947 5.18 -0.7 -0.1
6Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.50651 5.03 3.5 0.3
7Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.80648 4.78 6.6 0.8
8Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.5027 4.78 6.0 0.6
9Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.67923 4.51 8.2 1.0
10Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.74011 4.36 2.8 0.1
11Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.49971 4.30 4.6 0.5
12Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.57273 4.22 4.0 0.4
13Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.31154 3.94 3.6 0.4
14Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05959 3.93 1.9 0.2
15Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.14173 3.87 4.5 0.5
16Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.58225 3.76 2.6 0.3
17Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.80192 3.43 6.2 0.7
18Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.36954 3.34 6.9 0.7
19Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.45586 3.30 5.6 0.6
20Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.73211 2.91 0.9 0.1
21Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.11064 2.49 12.5 1.3

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