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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 05-01)
1 Kansas City Royals 16 7 .696 - 5.35 3.26 2.09 -1.5 2
2 Detroit Tigers 15 9 .625 1.5 4.54 4.25 0.29 0.2 7
3 Minnesota Twins 11 12 .478 5.0 3.78 4.35 -0.57 2.8 23
4 Chicago White Sox 8 12 .400 6.5 3.20 4.50 -1.30 1.0 22
5 Cleveland Indians 8 14 .364 7.5 4.00 4.64 -0.64 -1.6 20



2015 Rankings

16 Wins is tied for 1st in MLB, tied for 1st in league, 1st in division
7 Losses is tied for 2nd in MLB, tied for 1st in league, 1st in division
.696 Win Pct is tied for 2nd in MLB, tied for 1st in league, 1st in division
5.35 RS/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
3.26 RA/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
2.09 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-1.5 Pyth O/U is 25th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-02)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 70 68 .507 639 626 .266 .324 .411
Cleveland Indians 69 71 .493 606 619 .254 .319 .397
Chicago White Sox 70 72 .493 620 635 .261 .318 .401
Kansas City Royals 63 76 .453 560 620 .264 .311 .389
Minnesota Twins 61 78 .439 610 695 .260 .319 .400

Top offensive performers by VORP

Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

9.7 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

8.6 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

8.3 VORP

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

13.53 FAIR_RA
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

6.50 FAIR_RA
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

6.23 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
1Mike Moustakas 106 19 6 0 3 9 4 10 1 1 .340 .404 .500 .326 9.7 1.3
2Eric Hosmer 104 14 5 1 3 15 13 17 2 1 .330 .417 .511 .344 8.6 1.1
3Salvador Perez 93 11 5 0 3 15 2 11 1 0 .322 .333 .478 .292 8.3 0.9
4Lorenzo Cain 98 17 6 0 2 12 7 18 6 1 .337 .408 .477 .316 8.2 1.1
5Alex Gordon 84 9 4 0 3 13 8 17 0 2 .286 .405 .471 .321 6.4 0.8
6Kendrys Morales 103 19 8 0 3 20 6 15 0 0 .323 .369 .500 .316 6.3 0.7
7Alcides Escobar 88 10 6 0 0 8 4 8 2 1 .291 .329 .367 .249 4.7 0.4
8Paulo Orlando 57 8 1 5 0 4 4 12 2 1 .264 .316 .472 .278 2.2 0.3
9Jarrod Dyson 29 6 0 0 0 1 1 5 3 0 .259 .286 .259 .209 0.8 0.1
10Alex Rios 29 4 1 0 1 8 0 4 2 0 .321 .345 .464 .272 0.7 0.0
11Orlando Calixte 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 0.0 0.0
12Omar Infante 69 3 6 0 0 8 2 9 0 0 .258 .275 .348 .235 -0.4 -0.1
13Christian Colon 36 2 2 0 0 3 3 5 2 1 .273 .333 .333 .239 -0.6 -0.2
14Erik Kratz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.7 -0.1

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 2 0 2.0 9.00 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 11.7046 13.53 -1.4 -0.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 1 1 0 4 4 23.0 9.78 3.91 3.91 1.57 5.87 6.03068 6.50 -2.8 -0.3
3Yordano Ventura 2 2 0 5 5 27.3 7.57 3.29 6.59 1.32 4.94 5.07045 6.23 -1.8 -0.2
4Jason Vargas 2 1 0 4 4 19.7 11.90 3.66 4.12 1.37 5.95 5.49273 5.64 -0.3 0.0
5Danny Duffy 2 0 0 5 5 28.7 9.73 2.83 7.22 0.63 3.45 3.44878 3.96 4.1 0.5
6Edinson Volquez 2 2 0 4 4 28.3 6.04 1.59 7.31 0.32 1.91 2.67518 3.79 4.1 0.5
7Chris Young 2 0 0 6 1 14.7 2.45 3.07 8.59 0.61 1.23 3.2046 3.43 2.6 0.3
8Greg Holland 0 0 4 4 0 4.0 0.00 2.25 6.75 0.00 0.00 2.4546 3.26 0.5 0.1
9Jason Frasor 0 0 0 11 0 9.0 6.00 4.00 8.00 0.00 0.00 2.76015 3.20 1.4 0.2
10Ryan Madson 0 0 0 10 0 13.0 4.15 2.08 9.69 0.69 1.38 2.74306 3.19 2.2 0.2
11Franklin Morales 2 0 0 10 0 9.0 5.00 1.00 6.00 0.00 2.00 2.2046 2.84 1.8 0.2
12Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 10 0 9.3 6.75 6.75 10.61 0.00 1.93 3.09745 1.86 2.7 0.3
13Wade Davis 2 0 5 10 0 10.0 3.60 0.90 9.90 0.00 0.00 1.3046 1.85 2.8 0.3
14Yohan Pino 0 0 0 3 0 8.7 6.23 0.00 8.31 0.00 0.00 1.35845 1.61 3.2 0.4

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