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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 08-31)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 50 .615 - 4.38 3.72 0.66 9.6 4
2 Minnesota Twins 67 63 .515 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.6 19
3 Cleveland Indians 64 66 .492 16.0 4.11 4.11 0.00 -9.7 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 68 .473 18.5 3.82 4.27 -0.45 4.5 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 70 .462 20.0 4.36 4.92 -0.56 -1.5 20



2015 Rankings

80 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
50 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.615 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
3.72 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.66 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.6 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: 09-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 16 .500 140 138 .265 .315 .399
Chicago White Sox 16 17 .485 139 148 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 15 17 .469 135 140 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 15 17 .469 145 160 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 15 17 .469 144 158 .257 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by HR

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

18 HR
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

15 HR
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

15 HR

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

27 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

23 GS
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

21 GS

Hitters by HR descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Descending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .247 10.8 1.2
2Kendrys Morales 525 57 35 1 15 90 45 80 0 0 .285 .352 .459 .284 14.4 1.5
3Mike Moustakas 503 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .283 .349 .448 .289 33.3 4.2
4Eric Hosmer 533 80 27 4 14 77 46 89 6 2 .311 .372 .471 .295 25.5 3.0
5Lorenzo Cain 494 80 29 6 12 58 32 81 26 4 .312 .368 .483 .307 39.3 5.4
6Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
7Paulo Orlando 206 24 8 5 5 21 5 40 3 3 .235 .260 .403 .239 0.4 0.0
8Ben Zobrist 128 20 8 0 4 14 17 13 0 2 .327 .414 .509 .334 12.6 1.2
9Alcides Escobar 547 70 17 3 3 39 24 58 14 5 .260 .301 .324 .227 12.4 1.7
10Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
11Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.4 1.2
12Omar Infante 437 38 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .232 .307 .199 -14.7 -2.1
13Drew Butera 77 6 2 0 1 5 2 20 0 0 .214 .257 .286 .201 -1.0 -0.1
14Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1
16Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
19Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
20Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 6.9 -0.2
21Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 -0.1 0.0
22Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.2 0.0
23Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.6 -0.4
26Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.8 0.1
28Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.7 0.0
30Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
31Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.113 2.9 0.1
32Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 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 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.67528 4.50 8.6 1.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38345 5.62 -2.8 -0.2
3Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.49874 4.77 6.3 0.7
4Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.80253 4.78 6.9 0.8
5Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.50255 5.03 3.7 0.3
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27557 5.16 0.9 0.1
7Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57619 4.29 4.4 0.5
8Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56878 4.22 4.1 0.4
9Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.73615 4.35 2.9 0.1
10Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.5783 3.75 2.6 0.3
11Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1128 9.95 -0.9 -0.1
12Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.13778 3.87 4.6 0.5
13Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.72815 2.91 0.9 0.1
14Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30758 3.93 3.7 0.4
15Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.36559 3.34 7.0 0.8
16Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.45191 3.29 5.6 0.6
17Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.79796 3.43 6.3 0.7
18Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.10668 2.49 12.5 1.4
19Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05564 3.91 1.9 0.2
20Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71552 5.17 -0.6 -0.1

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