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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: 09-04)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 15 14 .517 128 126 .266 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 14 15 .483 131 142 .263 .322 .409
Chicago White Sox 14 16 .467 127 136 .260 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 14 16 .467 127 132 .253 .314 .399
Minnesota Twins 13 16 .448 131 144 .257 .320 .413

Bottom offensive performers by B2

Terrance Gore
Terrance Gore

0 B2
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

0 B2
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

0 B2

Top pitching performers by VORP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

12.5 VORP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

9.2 VORP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

8.3 VORP

Hitters by B2 ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Ascending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Terrance Gore 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
2Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.3 -0.4
3Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
5Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
9Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 9.2 -0.3
11Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 -0.1 0.0
12Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 4.1 0.1
14Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .091 -0.7 -0.1
16Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.6 0.0
17Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.6 0.1
18Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.115 2.8 0.1
19Jonny Gomes 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500 .667 1.000 .539 0.7 0.1
20Cheslor Cuthbert 30 3 1 1 1 8 2 6 0 0 .286 .333 .500 .300 2.5 0.4
21Drew Butera 78 6 2 0 1 5 2 21 0 0 .211 .253 .282 .199 -1.3 -0.1
22Christian Colon 87 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .241 .302 .291 .212 -0.1 0.0
23Jarrod Dyson 195 26 6 6 1 15 13 33 23 2 .253 .319 .374 .252 9.6 1.3
24Ben Zobrist 136 22 8 0 5 15 19 14 1 2 .319 .412 .517 .337 13.8 1.3
25Paulo Orlando 210 26 10 6 5 21 5 41 3 3 .245 .269 .430 .251 2.8 0.3
26Alex Gordon 316 33 14 0 11 40 39 64 1 4 .284 .396 .464 .317 24.3 3.0
27Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
28Alcides Escobar 556 70 17 3 3 41 24 58 14 5 .260 .300 .322 .226 12.9 1.8
29Salvador Perez 450 40 19 0 18 56 10 66 1 0 .256 .276 .425 .249 12.2 1.3
30Omar Infante 442 38 21 7 1 37 9 67 2 2 .217 .231 .306 .198 -15.4 -2.3
31Eric Hosmer 541 82 27 4 14 77 47 90 6 2 .309 .370 .466 .294 25.8 2.9
32Mike Moustakas 504 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .282 .348 .447 .289 33.3 4.1
33Lorenzo Cain 502 83 30 6 13 61 32 82 26 4 .313 .369 .490 .309 41.1 5.6
34Kendrys Morales 534 60 35 1 17 94 45 82 0 0 .287 .354 .471 .288 16.8 1.8

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.11644 2.50 12.5 1.3
2Yordano Ventura 10 7 0 22 22 127.3 8.34 3.04 8.34 0.85 4.24 3.64872 4.64 9.2 1.0
3Edinson Volquez 12 7 0 27 27 165.3 8.11 3.21 6.75 0.60 3.27 3.68504 4.52 8.3 1.0
4Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.37535 3.35 7.0 0.8
5Franklin Morales 3 1 0 56 0 55.0 6.38 1.96 5.89 0.16 2.13 2.81345 3.46 6.3 0.7
6Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.5085 4.79 6.1 0.7
7Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.46167 3.31 5.6 0.6
8Johnny Cueto 2 4 0 7 7 47.0 10.34 0.96 6.51 0.96 4.21 3.50552 4.31 4.6 0.5
9Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.14754 3.88 4.5 0.5
10Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.57854 4.23 4.1 0.4
11Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.31734 3.96 3.6 0.4
12Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.51231 5.04 3.6 0.3
13Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.74591 4.37 2.8 0.1
14Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.58806 3.77 2.6 0.3
15Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.0654 3.94 1.9 0.2
16Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.73791 2.94 0.9 0.1
17Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.28533 5.18 0.9 0.1
18Scott Alexander 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12254 2.93 0.2 0.0
19Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.72528 5.18 -0.6 -0.1
20Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1225 9.99 -0.9 -0.1
21Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 0.00 9.00 18.00 19.1225 20.92 -1.5 -0.2
22Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 25 23 135.0 11.27 2.60 4.67 1.53 5.53 5.34476 5.60 -2.6 -0.2

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