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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 BB

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

39 BB
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

33 BB
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

27 BB

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

21 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

19 GS
Chris Young
Chris Young

15 GS

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .319 24.1 2.9
2Eric Hosmer 398 53 19 4 10 53 33 71 4 2 .308 .368 .467 .297 19.4 2.2
3Kendrys Morales 397 43 26 0 12 68 27 61 0 0 .287 .343 .457 .282 10.8 1.1
4Lorenzo Cain 370 62 22 4 11 46 26 59 18 3 .313 .370 .501 .318 33.9 5.0
5Mike Moustakas 381 45 17 1 10 39 24 40 1 2 .294 .354 .438 .294 25.1 3.0
6Alcides Escobar 400 53 17 2 2 35 18 42 7 4 .287 .327 .360 .251 19.0 2.4
7Jarrod Dyson 148 19 5 5 1 12 10 23 17 1 .254 .326 .392 .265 7.5 1.0
8Salvador Perez 348 31 15 0 15 42 7 52 1 0 .249 .264 .427 .254 9.4 1.0
9Omar Infante 350 34 20 3 1 29 7 56 1 2 .230 .244 .316 .211 -7.0 -0.9
10Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .222 1.0 0.1
11Alex Rios 215 26 9 0 2 15 7 33 7 0 .257 .293 .332 .234 -1.6 -0.2
12Paulo Orlando 158 20 4 5 4 17 5 29 3 1 .242 .276 .416 .246 1.2 0.2
13Cheslor Cuthbert 19 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .315 1.9 0.2
14Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -2.1 -0.2
16Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 3.5 -0.2
17Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 3.5 0.1
19Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
20Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -0.2 0.0
22Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 5.3 -0.3
24Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .153 1.2 0.0
26Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 0.7 0.0
28Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
30Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Drew Butera 45 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .190 .209 .214 .164 -1.1 -0.1

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Edinson 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
2Jeremy 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
3Chris 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
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
5Danny 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
6Jason 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
7Joe 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
8Yohan 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
9Michael 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
10Greg 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
11Kelvin 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
12Franklin 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
13Brandon 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
14Aaron 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
15Kris 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
16Luke 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
17Wade 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
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
19Ryan 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

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