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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 08-03)
1 Kansas City Royals 62 42 .596 - 4.32 3.75 0.57 7.2 6
2 Minnesota Twins 54 51 .514 8.5 4.18 4.24 -0.06 8.6 18
3 Detroit Tigers 51 54 .486 11.5 4.48 4.79 -0.31 0.2 16
4 Chicago White Sox 50 54 .481 12.0 3.72 4.33 -0.61 4.9 23
5 Cleveland Indians 48 57 .457 14.5 3.84 4.23 -0.39 -7.5 13



2015 Rankings

62 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
42 Losses is 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.596 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.32 RS/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.75 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.57 Diff/G is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, 1st in division
7.2 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: 08-04)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 28 30 .483 250 263 .259 .316 .400
Cleveland Indians 27 30 .474 240 252 .253 .315 .390
Kansas City Royals 28 30 .483 239 249 .265 .313 .396
Detroit Tigers 26 31 .456 253 279 .262 .321 .405
Minnesota Twins 25 32 .439 251 284 .256 .318 .407

Top offensive performers by OBP

Chris Young
Chris Young

.500 OBP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.394 OBP
Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

.375 OBP

Top pitching performers by VORP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

10.3 VORP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

5.3 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

5.2 VORP

Hitters by OBP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Descending
OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .356 2.8 0.0
2Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .316 23.4 2.9
3Ben Zobrist 16 4 1 0 3 6 1 1 0 1 .333 .375 1.000 .453 2.9 0.3
4Eric Hosmer 423 58 21 4 11 58 34 71 4 2 .315 .372 .477 .298 20.4 2.3
5Lorenzo Cain 391 68 24 5 11 46 26 64 19 4 .314 .371 .503 .316 34.8 5.0
6Mike Moustakas 399 45 17 1 10 39 24 44 1 2 .283 .343 .420 .281 21.9 2.6
7Kendrys Morales 422 45 28 0 12 73 29 63 0 0 .284 .341 .451 .277 10.1 1.1
8Alcides Escobar 426 55 17 2 2 36 18 46 8 5 .279 .318 .348 .243 16.3 2.1
9Jarrod Dyson 157 19 5 5 1 12 11 27 18 2 .239 .314 .370 .253 5.7 0.9
10Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .221 0.9 0.1
11Alex Rios 233 26 9 0 2 16 7 36 7 0 .241 .275 .309 .218 -4.8 -0.7
12Paulo Orlando 161 20 4 5 4 17 5 30 3 1 .237 .270 .408 .239 0.1 0.1
13Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .231 0.4 0.1
14Salvador Perez 366 31 15 0 15 43 7 56 1 0 .243 .257 .412 .243 6.1 0.6
15Omar Infante 370 35 20 4 1 29 7 59 1 2 .228 .241 .315 .209 -9.2 -1.2
16Drew Butera 48 3 1 0 0 2 0 12 0 0 .178 .196 .200 .153 -1.8 -0.2
17Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.1 0.0
18Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 2.8 -0.2
19Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.1 -0.2
20Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 4.0 0.1
21Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
22Jeremy Guthrie 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .151 -0.3 0.0
23Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .094 -0.7 -0.1
24Edinson Volquez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 5.3 -0.3
25Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Kris Medlen 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

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 9 46 0 44.7 4.63 2.62 10.07 0.20 0.60 2.0153 2.44 10.3 1.1
2Edinson Volquez 10 6 0 22 22 132.0 8.05 3.41 6.75 0.68 3.20 3.8475 4.62 5.3 0.7
3Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 47 0 46.3 5.83 3.30 7.77 0.58 2.14 3.3705 3.33 5.2 0.6
4Ryan Madson 1 1 1 46 0 43.3 6.85 1.87 8.31 0.62 2.28 2.90531 3.38 5.0 0.5
5Franklin Morales 3 1 0 45 0 44.0 7.16 2.05 5.73 0.20 2.45 2.86265 3.54 4.6 0.5
6Greg Holland 3 0 23 34 0 32.7 6.61 5.23 9.64 0.28 3.03 3.08992 3.63 4.4 0.5
7Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 27 0 27.0 9.33 2.67 9.33 1.00 4.00 3.34918 3.33 4.3 0.5
8Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.54592 4.22 4.0 0.4
9Chris Young 8 6 0 22 16 99.7 7.04 2.89 5.96 1.26 3.25 4.55481 5.11 2.8 0.3
10Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 16 16 90.3 8.97 2.69 7.17 0.90 4.98 3.85376 4.87 2.8 0.4
11Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.55544 3.71 2.6 0.3
12Johnny Cueto 0 0 0 1 1 6.0 10.50 3.00 10.50 0.00 4.50 1.75659 1.85 2.5 0.3
13Danny Duffy 4 5 0 15 15 82.0 9.22 3.62 5.71 1.10 4.28 4.76066 5.13 1.9 0.2
14Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.03278 3.94 1.8 0.2
15Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.25272 5.17 1.0 0.1
16Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.7053 2.88 0.9 0.1
17Kris Medlen 0 0 0 3 0 6.3 8.53 5.68 9.95 1.42 5.68 4.82678 4.82 -0.1 0.0
18Jeremy Guthrie 7 7 0 20 20 113.0 11.55 2.55 4.70 1.35 5.65 5.06338 5.46 -0.3 0.1
19Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.0899 9.98 -0.9 -0.1
20Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.69267 5.37 -1.0 -0.1

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