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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 04-23)
1 Kansas City Royals 12 4 .750 - 5.25 3.19 2.06 -0.3 2
2 Detroit Tigers 11 5 .688 1.0 4.81 3.50 1.31 -0.5 1
3 Minnesota Twins 6 9 .400 5.5 3.20 4.80 -1.60 1.9 28
3 Chicago White Sox 6 9 .400 5.5 3.47 4.27 -0.80 0.2 19
5 Cleveland Indians 5 9 .357 6.0 3.14 4.14 -1.00 -0.5 21



2015 Rankings

12 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4 Losses is tied for 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.750 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.25 RS/G is 3rd in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
3.19 RA/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
2.06 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-0.3 Pyth O/U is tied for 18th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 74 72 .507 675 661 .266 .324 .411
Chicago White Sox 72 75 .490 642 658 .261 .318 .400
Cleveland Indians 72 76 .486 639 656 .254 .319 .397
Kansas City Royals 66 80 .452 587 653 .264 .311 .389
Minnesota Twins 65 82 .442 645 736 .260 .319 .400

Top offensive performers by AVG

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.375 AVG
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

.339 AVG
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.333 AVG

Top pitching performers by HR9

Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

2.00 HR9
Chris Young
Chris Young

1.29 HR9
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

1.23 HR9

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 67 13 5 0 2 12 6 8 5 1 .375 .463 .571 .360 7.9 1.0
2Eric Hosmer 73 8 3 1 1 10 11 8 2 1 .339 .444 .475 .336 5.2 0.6
3Salvador Perez 65 8 3 0 3 12 1 5 1 0 .333 .338 .524 .315 7.3 0.8
4Mike Moustakas 75 14 3 0 3 5 4 5 1 1 .328 .411 .516 .339 8.0 1.1
5Alex Rios 29 4 1 0 1 8 0 4 2 0 .321 .345 .464 .272 0.6 0.0
6Kendrys Morales 73 12 5 0 2 11 6 11 0 0 .318 .384 .485 .303 3.5 0.4
7Alcides Escobar 67 8 4 0 0 5 2 4 2 0 .295 .312 .361 .238 3.8 0.5
8Omar Infante 41 1 4 0 0 5 0 6 0 0 .250 .244 .350 .253 0.5 0.0
9Christian Colon 27 1 1 0 0 2 3 4 1 0 .250 .333 .292 .223 -0.8 -0.2
10Alex Gordon 53 3 2 0 1 5 4 10 0 0 .250 .377 .364 .282 1.5 0.1
11Paulo Orlando 42 7 0 5 0 3 4 7 1 0 .237 .310 .500 .285 1.8 0.3
12Jarrod Dyson 16 4 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .143 .200 .143 .146 -0.2 0.0
13Erik Kratz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.7 -0.1
14Orlando Calixte 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by HR9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Descending
HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Jeremy Guthrie 1 1 0 3 3 18.0 9.50 3.50 3.50 2.00 5.50 6.55882 6.71 -2.5 -0.3
2Chris Young 1 0 0 3 0 7.0 3.86 1.29 2.57 1.29 2.57 4.82866 5.84 -0.3 0.0
3Jason Vargas 1 1 0 3 3 14.7 14.11 1.84 4.91 1.23 6.75 4.40983 4.49 1.3 0.1
4Yordano Ventura 2 1 0 4 4 22.0 6.95 2.45 7.77 1.23 4.09 4.3871 5.32 0.1 0.0
5Danny Duffy 1 0 0 3 3 16.3 9.92 3.31 7.16 1.10 5.51 4.21642 5.25 0.2 0.0
6Edinson Volquez 2 1 0 3 3 22.7 5.56 1.19 6.75 0.40 1.99 2.71732 4.10 2.3 0.3
7Wade Davis 2 0 4 8 0 8.0 2.25 1.12 10.12 0.00 0.00 1.23938 2.22 1.9 0.2
8Jason Frasor 0 0 0 7 0 6.7 6.75 2.70 6.75 0.00 0.00 2.51438 3.55 0.8 0.1
9Ryan Madson 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 5.87 3.52 9.39 0.00 1.17 2.20134 2.42 2.0 0.2
10Greg Holland 0 0 4 4 0 4.0 0.00 2.25 6.75 0.00 0.00 2.36438 3.18 0.5 0.1
11Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 7 0 6.7 5.40 4.05 10.80 0.00 0.00 2.06438 1.02 2.3 0.3
12Franklin Morales 2 0 0 6 0 4.7 3.86 0.00 7.71 0.00 0.00 1.4001 1.68 1.5 0.2
13Yohan Pino 0 0 0 2 0 7.7 7.04 0.00 8.22 0.00 0.00 1.2883 1.61 2.9 0.3

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