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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 08-31)
1 Kansas City Royals 80 50 .615 - 4.38 3.72 0.66 9.6 4
2 Minnesota Twins 67 63 .515 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.6 19
3 Cleveland Indians 64 66 .492 16.0 4.11 4.11 0.00 -9.7 8
4 Chicago White Sox 61 68 .473 18.5 3.82 4.27 -0.45 4.5 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 70 .462 20.0 4.36 4.92 -0.56 -1.5 20



2015 Rankings

80 Wins is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
50 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.615 Win Pct is 2nd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
4.38 RS/G is 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.72 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
0.66 Diff/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
9.6 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: 09-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 16 16 .500 140 138 .265 .315 .399
Chicago White Sox 16 17 .485 139 148 .259 .316 .403
Cleveland Indians 15 17 .469 135 140 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 15 17 .469 145 160 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 15 17 .469 144 158 .257 .319 .412

Top offensive performers by VORP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

39.3 VORP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

33.3 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

25.5 VORP

Top pitching performers by W

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

12 W
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

9 W
Chris Young
Chris Young

9 W

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 494 80 29 6 12 58 32 81 26 4 .312 .368 .483 .307 39.3 5.4
2Mike Moustakas 503 58 27 1 15 59 36 54 1 2 .283 .349 .448 .289 33.3 4.2
3Eric Hosmer 533 80 27 4 14 77 46 89 6 2 .311 .372 .471 .295 25.5 3.0
4Alex Gordon 312 32 13 0 11 39 39 63 1 4 .279 .394 .457 .313 22.8 2.8
5Kendrys Morales 525 57 35 1 15 90 45 80 0 0 .285 .352 .459 .284 14.4 1.5
6Ben Zobrist 128 20 8 0 4 14 17 13 0 2 .327 .414 .509 .334 12.6 1.2
7Alcides Escobar 547 70 17 3 3 39 24 58 14 5 .260 .301 .324 .227 12.4 1.7
8Salvador Perez 442 38 19 0 18 55 9 66 1 0 .253 .269 .424 .247 10.8 1.2
9Jarrod Dyson 189 26 6 6 1 15 12 31 23 2 .254 .319 .379 .253 9.4 1.2
10Edinson Volquez 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 8.6 -0.4
11Yordano Ventura 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 6.9 -0.2
12Joe Blanton 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 4.1 0.1
13Chris Young 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .351 3.7 0.0
14Kris Medlen 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1.113 2.9 0.1
15Christian Colon 86 5 4 0 0 4 7 12 2 1 .244 .306 .295 .219 0.8 0.0
16Cheslor Cuthbert 26 2 1 1 0 4 1 5 0 0 .240 .269 .360 .228 0.4 0.1
17Paulo Orlando 206 24 8 5 5 21 5 40 3 3 .235 .260 .403 .239 0.4 0.0
18Orlando Calixte 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 -0.1 0.0
19Francisco Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.2 0.0
20Erik Kratz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .092 -0.7 -0.1
21Drew Butera 77 6 2 0 1 5 2 20 0 0 .214 .257 .286 .201 -1.0 -0.1
22Dusty Coleman 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -2.2 -0.2
23Jeremy Guthrie 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .208 -2.8 0.1
24Alex Rios 320 31 16 1 2 22 11 48 8 0 .253 .287 .333 .230 -3.3 0.1
25Omar Infante 437 38 21 7 1 36 9 67 2 2 .217 .232 .307 .199 -14.7 -2.1
26Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Jason Frasor 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
29Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Ryan Madson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Franklin Morales 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by W descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
W

L

SV

G

GS

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 3.67528 4.50 8.6 1.0
2Yordano Ventura 9 7 0 21 21 120.3 8.45 3.14 8.00 0.90 4.41 3.80253 4.78 6.9 0.8
3Chris Young 9 6 0 27 16 104.3 6.99 3.02 6.12 1.21 3.19 4.50255 5.03 3.7 0.3
4Jeremy Guthrie 8 7 0 24 23 133.0 11.44 2.64 4.67 1.56 5.62 5.38345 5.62 -2.8 -0.2
5Danny Duffy 7 6 0 21 21 114.0 9.24 3.47 5.68 0.87 4.11 4.49874 4.77 6.3 0.7
6Wade Davis 7 1 13 56 0 54.7 4.94 2.47 10.37 0.33 0.99 2.10668 2.49 12.5 1.4
7Jason Vargas 5 2 0 9 9 43.0 9.63 2.51 5.65 1.05 3.98 4.27557 5.16 0.9 0.1
8Kelvin Herrera 4 2 0 60 0 59.3 5.76 3.19 8.04 0.61 2.12 3.36559 3.34 7.0 0.8
9Brandon Finnegan 3 0 0 14 0 24.3 5.92 4.81 7.77 1.11 2.96 4.71552 5.17 -0.6 -0.1
10Greg Holland 3 1 29 43 0 40.0 7.65 5.18 10.57 0.45 3.83 3.13778 3.87 4.6 0.5
11Kris Medlen 3 0 0 9 2 25.7 6.66 2.45 8.77 1.05 3.51 3.73615 4.35 2.9 0.1
12Franklin Morales 3 1 0 55 0 54.0 6.50 2.00 6.00 0.17 2.17 2.79796 3.43 6.3 0.7
13Johnny Cueto 2 3 0 6 6 41.0 9.88 1.10 7.02 1.10 3.95 3.57619 4.29 4.4 0.5
14Joe Blanton 2 2 2 15 4 41.7 9.29 1.51 8.64 1.30 3.89 3.56878 4.22 4.1 0.4
15Luke Hochevar 1 1 1 36 0 38.3 8.45 2.35 9.63 1.17 3.29 3.45191 3.29 5.6 0.6
16Jason Frasor 1 0 0 26 0 23.3 9.26 5.79 6.94 0.39 1.54 4.05564 3.91 1.9 0.2
17Ryan Madson 1 2 2 55 0 51.3 6.84 1.93 8.24 0.88 2.45 3.30758 3.93 3.7 0.4
18Yohan Pino 0 2 0 7 1 19.3 10.71 1.40 6.05 0.93 3.26 3.5783 3.75 2.6 0.3
19Michael Mariot 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 4.50 10.1128 9.95 -0.9 -0.1
20Aaron Brooks 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 12.46 0.00 6.23 0.00 6.23 1.72815 2.91 0.9 0.1

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