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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 09-02)
1 Kansas City Royals 81 51 .614 - 4.44 3.72 0.72 8.3 3
2 Minnesota Twins 69 63 .523 12.0 4.36 4.37 -0.01 11.8 18
3 Cleveland Indians 64 68 .485 17.0 4.08 4.12 -0.04 -10.3 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 70 .466 19.5 3.81 4.29 -0.48 4.4 23
5 Detroit Tigers 61 71 .462 20.0 4.35 4.98 -0.63 -0.3 22



2015 Rankings

81 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
51 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.614 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.44 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.72 RA/G is 7th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.72 Diff/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
8.3 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-03)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 15 15 .500 127 132 .253 .314 .399
Kansas City Royals 15 15 .500 132 129 .266 .315 .400
Chicago White Sox 15 16 .484 131 140 .259 .316 .403
Detroit Tigers 14 16 .467 136 151 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 14 16 .467 135 149 .257 .320 .413

Top offensive performers by AVG

Chris Young
Chris Young

.500 AVG
Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

.316 AVG
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.311 AVG

Top pitching performers by IP

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

165.3 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

135.0 IP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

120.3 IP

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
1Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .350 3.5 0.0
2Ben Zobrist 133 20 8 0 4 14 18 14 1 2 .316 .406 .491 .327 12.2 1.2
3Lorenzo Cain 499 81 29 6 12 58 32 82 26 4 .311 .367 .480 .306 39.3 5.4
4Eric Hosmer 537 81 27 4 14 77 46 90 6 2 .309 .369 .467 .295 26.0 3.0
5Kendrys Morales 529 58 35 1 16 91 45 81 0 0 .286 .353 .465 .287 16.3 1.7
6Alex Gordon 316 33 14 0 11 40 39 64 1 4 .284 .396 .464 .317 24.4 3.0
7Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .289 33.5 4.2
8Alcides Escobar 552 70 17 3 3 40 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .323 .227 13.2 1.8
9Salvador Perez 446 39 19 0 18 56 9 66 1 0 .258 .274 .427 .250 11.9 1.3
10Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .231 -3.1 0.1
11Jarrod Dyson 193 26 6 6 1 15 13 33 23 2 .250 .317 .372 .251 9.4 1.3
12Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.8 0.1
13Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.1
14Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .229 0.5 0.1
15Paulo Orlando 206 24 8 5 5 21 5 40 3 3 .235 .260 .403 .240 0.6 0.1
16Omar Infante 440 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .218 .232 .308 .200 -14.8 -2.2
17Drew Butera 77 6 2 0 1 5 2 20 0 0 .214 .257 .286 .202 -1.0 -0.1
18Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .091 -0.7 -0.1
19Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -2.2 -0.2
20Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 8.2 -0.4
21Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
22Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 4.0 0.1
23Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 6.6 -0.2
24Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.1 0.0
25Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.116 2.8 0.1
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
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 3.67923 4.51 8.2 1.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.33896 5.59 -2.8 -0.2
3Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.80648 4.78 6.6 0.8
4Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.5027 4.78 6.0 0.6
5Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.50651 5.03 3.5 0.3
6Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.36954 3.34 6.9 0.7
7Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.11064 2.49 12.5 1.3
8Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.80192 3.43 6.2 0.7
9Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.31154 3.94 3.6 0.4
10Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.49971 4.30 4.6 0.5
11Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27952 5.18 0.8 0.1
12Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.57273 4.22 4.0 0.4
13Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.14173 3.87 4.5 0.5
14Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.45586 3.30 5.6 0.6
15Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.74011 4.36 2.8 0.1
16Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71947 5.18 -0.7 -0.1
17Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05959 3.93 1.9 0.2
18Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.58225 3.76 2.6 0.3
19Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.73211 2.91 0.9 0.1
20Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1167 9.97 -0.9 -0.1
21Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 0.00 9.00 18.00 19.1167 20.88 -1.5 -0.2

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