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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 07-26)
1 Kansas City Royals 59 38 .608 - 4.33 3.61 0.72 4.7 2
2 Minnesota Twins 52 46 .531 7.5 4.21 4.13 0.08 8.4 17
3 Detroit Tigers 48 50 .490 11.5 4.49 4.73 -0.24 -0.2 13
4 Chicago White Sox 46 50 .479 12.5 3.50 4.12 -0.62 5.4 23
5 Cleveland Indians 45 52 .464 14.0 3.87 4.31 -0.44 -4.7 14



2015 Rankings

59 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
38 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.608 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.33 RS/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.61 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
0.72 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
4.7 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: 07-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 34 30 .531 310 294 .265 .324 .412
Chicago White Sox 32 34 .485 288 297 .258 .316 .397
Cleveland Indians 31 34 .477 278 289 .253 .318 .398
Minnesota Twins 30 34 .469 298 320 .257 .317 .406
Kansas City Royals 30 35 .462 265 285 .264 .310 .392

Top offensive performers by HR

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

15 HR
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

12 HR
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

11 HR

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

20 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

19 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

15 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 343 31 15 0 15 41 7 52 1 0 .252 .268 .432 .256 9.9 1.0
2Kendrys Morales 392 43 25 0 12 65 27 61 0 0 .282 .339 .453 .279 9.6 1.0
3Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .319 24.0 2.9
4Lorenzo Cain 366 59 22 4 11 46 24 59 18 3 .312 .366 .502 .316 32.2 4.7
5Mike Moustakas 376 44 17 1 10 39 24 40 1 2 .296 .357 .442 .295 25.4 3.1
6Eric Hosmer 393 50 19 4 9 49 33 71 4 2 .304 .365 .456 .293 17.2 2.0
7Paulo Orlando 157 20 4 5 4 17 5 29 3 1 .243 .277 .419 .243 0.5 0.1
8Alex Rios 211 26 9 0 2 15 6 31 7 0 .261 .294 .337 .235 -1.4 -0.2
9Alcides Escobar 395 52 16 2 2 35 18 42 7 4 .288 .328 .360 .251 19.0 2.3
10Jarrod Dyson 144 19 5 4 1 12 10 22 17 1 .252 .321 .378 .260 6.9 0.9
11Kris Medlen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -0.2 0.0
14Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
15Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 3.5 -0.2
16Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .222 1.0 0.1
17Greg Holland 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 -.011 -2.1 -0.2
19Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 4.6 0.1
22Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
24Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .353 0.7 0.0
25Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .153 1.2 0.0
26Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 6.7 -0.3
27Drew Butera 45 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .190 .209 .214 .164 -1.1 -0.1
28Wade Davis 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
30Omar Infante 346 33 20 3 0 28 7 56 1 2 .230 .243 .307 .210 -7.5 -1.0
31Cheslor Cuthbert 19 2 1 1 0 4 1 3 0 0 .333 .368 .500 .315 1.9 0.2

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 9 5 0 20 20 120.0 8.10 3.15 6.82 0.60 3.15 3.57356 4.31 6.7 0.8
2Jeremy Guthrie 7 6 0 19 19 107.7 11.28 2.59 4.68 1.17 5.35 4.70181 5.10 1.2 0.2
3Yordano Ventura 5 7 0 15 15 83.3 9.07 2.70 7.56 0.76 4.86 3.54056 4.59 3.5 0.4
4Chris Young 8 6 0 21 15 95.0 6.92 2.75 5.78 1.33 3.32 4.59593 5.21 0.7 0.0
5Danny Duffy 4 4 0 14 14 76.0 9.24 3.43 5.68 0.83 4.03 4.24593 4.76 2.7 0.3
6Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.21135 5.10 0.8 0.1
7Joe Blanton 2 2 1 14 4 38.7 9.31 1.63 8.84 1.16 3.96 3.30718 3.86 4.6 0.5
8Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.51408 3.68 2.4 0.3
9Greg Holland 3 0 21 32 0 30.7 6.75 4.99 10.27 0.29 3.23 2.85291 3.40 4.6 0.5
10Franklin Morales 3 0 0 41 0 41.3 6.31 1.96 5.23 0.22 2.18 2.92759 3.65 3.1 0.3
11Wade Davis 6 1 9 44 0 42.7 4.64 2.74 10.55 0.00 0.42 1.61887 2.16 10.7 1.2
12Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 24 0 23.7 7.99 3.04 9.51 0.76 3.04 3.04856 3.06 4.2 0.5
13Kris Medlen 0 0 0 2 0 5.3 8.44 3.38 8.44 1.69 6.75 4.73607 6.10 -0.9 -0.1
14Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.66393 2.81 0.9 0.1
15Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 42.7 5.91 2.74 8.44 0.63 1.90 3.072 2.87 6.1 0.7
16Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 3.99142 3.88 1.6 0.2
17Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.6513 5.35 -1.3 -0.1
18Ryan Madson 1 1 1 43 0 40.7 5.75 1.99 7.97 0.66 1.77 2.97479 3.52 3.6 0.4
19Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0486 10.00 -0.9 -0.1

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