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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 08-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 79 49 .617 - 4.38 3.73 0.65 9.5 3
2 Minnesota Twins 66 62 .516 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.1 21
3 Cleveland Indians 61 66 .480 17.5 4.04 4.15 -0.11 -10.8 8
4 Chicago White Sox 60 67 .472 18.5 3.79 4.24 -0.45 4.3 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 68 .469 19.0 4.41 4.81 -0.40 -2.7 18



2015 Rankings

79 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
49 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.617 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
3.73 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.65 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.5 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: 08-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 17 17 .500 142 147 .266 .314 .400
Cleveland Indians 17 18 .486 147 153 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 16 18 .471 152 167 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 16 18 .471 152 168 .256 .319 .411
Chicago White Sox 16 19 .457 146 157 .259 .316 .403

Top offensive performers by B2

Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

35 B2
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

29 B2
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

26 B2

Top pitching performers by HR9

Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

4.50 HR9
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

1.56 HR9
Joe Blanton
Joe Blanton

1.30 HR9

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kendrys Morales 512 56 35 1 14 87 44 78 0 0 .285 .354 .458 .282 13.9 1.5
2Lorenzo Cain 481 78 29 6 12 56 28 78 24 4 .311 .364 .486 .305 36.7 5.1
3Eric Hosmer 520 78 26 4 14 76 45 84 5 2 .311 .372 .472 .294 24.3 2.8
4Mike Moustakas 490 58 25 1 15 56 35 53 1 2 .283 .350 .449 .288 32.2 4.1
5Omar Infante 433 37 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .308 .199 -14.8 -2.1
6Salvador Perez 433 37 19 0 18 55 8 66 1 0 .251 .266 .425 .246 9.8 1.0
7Alcides Escobar 533 68 17 3 3 39 24 55 13 5 .266 .307 .331 .229 13.2 1.7
8Alex Rios 316 31 16 1 2 22 11 46 8 0 .257 .291 .338 .232 -2.2 0.3
9Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .312 22.5 2.8
10Paulo Orlando 193 24 8 5 5 20 5 36 3 2 .240 .267 .421 .247 2.0 0.2
11Ben Zobrist 115 19 7 0 4 13 16 11 0 2 .337 .426 .531 .344 12.7 1.2
12Jarrod Dyson 185 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .255 .320 .382 .254 9.6 1.2
13Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .218 0.7 0.0
14Drew Butera 74 5 2 0 1 5 2 19 0 0 .209 .254 .284 .198 -1.2 -0.1
15Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .227 0.4 0.1
16Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.1 0.0
18Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 7.3 -0.2
19Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
21Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.2 0.1
24Jason Frasor 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 -.003 7.9 -0.4
26Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.119 3.7 0.1
28Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
29Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .354 3.4 0.0
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .209 -2.3 0.1
32Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.2 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
1Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1099 9.98 -0.9 -0.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38061 5.62 -2.3 -0.2
3Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56593 4.23 4.2 0.4
4Chris Young 9 6 0 25 16 102.0 7.06 3.00 5.91 1.24 3.26 4.58052 5.10 3.4 0.3
5Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71267 5.16 -0.5 -0.1
6Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57334 4.27 4.6 0.5
7Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27272 5.17 1.1 0.1
8Luke Hochevar 1 0 1 35 0 36.3 8.42 2.48 9.66 0.99 3.22 3.22002 3.13 6.2 0.7
9Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.57545 3.75 2.7 0.3
10Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.79968 4.78 7.3 0.8
11Kris Medlen 2 0 0 8 1 20.3 6.64 2.21 8.85 0.89 3.10 3.15911 3.85 3.7 0.2
12Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30473 3.92 3.9 0.4
13Danny Duffy 7 6 0 20 20 109.0 9.08 3.47 5.45 0.83 4.13 4.49525 4.86 5.6 0.6
14Edinson Volquez 11 7 0 26 26 158.7 8.11 3.23 6.75 0.62 3.35 3.72127 4.56 7.9 1.0
15Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 59 0 58.3 5.71 3.24 8.02 0.62 2.16 3.40136 3.32 7.1 0.8
16Greg Holland 3 1 28 42 0 39.0 7.85 5.31 10.38 0.46 3.92 3.23813 3.91 4.4 0.5
17Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05279 3.92 2.0 0.2
18Wade Davis 7 1 12 55 0 53.7 5.03 2.52 10.40 0.34 1.01 2.12235 2.50 12.4 1.3
19Franklin Morales 3 1 0 53 0 52.3 6.71 2.06 5.85 0.17 2.24 2.8042 3.42 6.3 0.7
20Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.7253 2.91 0.9 0.1

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