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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 09-04)
1 Kansas City Royals 82 52 .612 - 4.49 3.81 0.68 8.7 3
2 Minnesota Twins 69 65 .515 13.0 4.32 4.41 -0.09 11.7 19
3 Cleveland Indians 65 68 .489 16.5 4.11 4.10 0.01 -10.7 7
4 Chicago White Sox 63 70 .474 18.5 3.89 4.26 -0.37 4.1 21
5 Detroit Tigers 61 73 .455 21.0 4.34 5.07 -0.73 -0.1 23



2015 Rankings

82 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
52 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.612 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.49 RS/G is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
3.81 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.68 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
8.7 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-05)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 14 14 .500 123 121 .266 .315 .400
Chicago White Sox 14 15 .483 123 131 .260 .317 .404
Cleveland Indians 14 15 .483 123 128 .254 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 13 15 .464 127 138 .264 .322 .409
Minnesota Twins 13 15 .464 127 139 .257 .320 .413

Top offensive performers by EQA

Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

1.112 EQA
Chris Young
Chris Young

.350 EQA
Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

.336 EQA

Top pitching performers by HR9

Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

4.50 HR9
Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

4.50 HR9
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

1.63 HR9

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.112 1.8 0.2
2Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .350 4.0 0.0
3Ben Zobrist 145 25 8 0 5 17 19 14 1 2 .336 .421 .520 .336 13.8 1.3
4Alex Gordon 320 33 14 0 11 41 40 64 1 4 .281 .394 .460 .315 24.0 2.9
5Cheslor Cuthbert 38 5 2 1 1 8 4 7 0 0 .294 .368 .500 .310 2.8 0.4
6Lorenzo Cain 510 86 30 6 14 64 33 82 26 4 .312 .369 .494 .309 42.0 5.7
7Eric Hosmer 549 83 27 4 14 78 49 90 6 2 .311 .374 .467 .295 27.0 3.0
8Kendrys Morales 543 63 36 1 17 99 45 83 0 0 .291 .355 .473 .289 18.0 1.9
9Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .288 32.9 4.1
10Jonny Gomes 11 1 2 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .300 .364 .500 .278 0.6 0.0
11Paulo Orlando 214 27 10 6 6 23 5 41 3 3 .250 .274 .446 .256 3.8 0.4
12Jarrod Dyson 196 26 6 6 1 15 13 34 23 2 .251 .318 .371 .250 9.5 1.3
13Salvador Perez 458 40 19 0 18 57 10 68 1 0 .254 .273 .420 .246 10.8 1.1
14Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .229 -3.6 0.1
15Alcides Escobar 560 71 17 3 3 41 24 59 14 5 .262 .301 .324 .227 12.7 1.9
16Christian Colon 93 7 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .259 .315 .306 .223 0.3 0.1
17Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .207 -3.8 0.1
18Drew Butera 79 6 2 0 1 5 2 21 0 0 .222 .263 .292 .206 -0.8 -0.1
19Omar Infante 442 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .306 .198 -15.7 -2.3
20Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .091 -0.7 -0.1
21Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .005 9.4 -0.3
22Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.1 0.0
23Terrance Gore 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 -0.9 -0.1
24Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 8.9 -0.4
25Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
26Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 4.1 0.1
27Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
28Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 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
1Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 13.50 9.00 9.00 4.50 9.00 10.6366 8.77 -0.8 -0.1
2Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1366 9.98 -0.9 -0.1
3Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 26 23 138.3 11.39 2.54 4.75 1.63 5.73 5.47156 5.72 -3.8 -0.3
4Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.59262 4.26 4.1 0.4
5Chris Young 10 6 0 28 16 106.3 7.03 3.05 6.18 1.18 3.13 4.49085 5.03 4.0 0.4
6Kris Medlen 3 1 0 10 3 31.3 8.62 2.30 8.04 1.15 4.88 3.96641 5.07 1.8 0.0
7Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 37 0 40.3 8.70 2.23 9.37 1.12 3.35 3.40935 3.38 5.7 0.6
8Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.73936 5.20 -0.6 -0.1
9Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.29941 5.21 0.9 0.1
10Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.5196 4.33 4.7 0.5
11Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.60214 3.80 2.6 0.3
12Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.33142 3.98 3.7 0.4
13Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.52258 4.82 6.1 0.7
14Yordano Ventura 10 7 0 22 22 127.3 8.34 3.04 8.34 0.85 4.24 3.6628 4.66 9.4 1.1
15Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 28 28 168.3 8.39 3.21 6.79 0.64 3.53 3.7485 4.54 8.9 1.1
16Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.38943 3.37 7.1 0.8
17Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.16162 3.91 4.5 0.5
18Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.07948 3.96 1.9 0.2
19Wade Davis 7 1 13 57 0 55.7 4.85 2.43 10.51 0.32 0.97 2.07674 2.49 13.0 1.4
20Franklin Morales 3 1 0 56 0 55.0 6.38 1.96 5.89 0.16 2.13 2.82753 3.49 6.3 0.7
21Scott Alexander 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.13662 2.95 0.2 0.0
22Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.75199 3.02 0.9 0.1

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