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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 08-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 79 49 .617 - 4.38 3.73 0.65 9.5 3
2 Minnesota Twins 66 62 .516 13.0 4.34 4.39 -0.05 11.1 21
3 Cleveland Indians 61 66 .480 17.5 4.04 4.15 -0.11 -10.8 8
4 Chicago White Sox 60 67 .472 18.5 3.79 4.24 -0.45 4.3 23
5 Detroit Tigers 60 68 .469 19.0 4.41 4.81 -0.40 -2.7 18



2015 Rankings

66 Wins is tied for 11th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 2nd in division
62 Losses is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
.516 Win Pct is 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
4.34 RS/G is tied for 10th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
4.39 RA/G is 22nd in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
-0.05 Diff/G is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
11.1 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

MIN Depth Chart (updated: 08-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Kansas City Royals 17 17 .500 142 147 .266 .314 .400
Cleveland Indians 17 18 .486 147 153 .253 .314 .399
Detroit Tigers 16 18 .471 152 167 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 16 18 .471 152 168 .256 .319 .411
Chicago White Sox 16 19 .457 146 157 .259 .316 .403

Top offensive performers by VORP

Brian Dozier
Brian Dozier

23.6 VORP
Trevor May
Trevor May

17.7 VORP
Miguel Sano
Miguel Sano

15.7 VORP

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Alex Meyer
Alex Meyer

13.84 FAIR_RA
Shane Robinson
Shane Robinson

12.17 FAIR_RA
A.J. Achter
A.J. Achter

7.98 FAIR_RA

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
1Brian Dozier 558 88 31 3 26 66 48 125 10 4 .243 .314 .474 .274 23.6 1.3
2Trevor May 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 17.7 0.1
3Miguel Sano 198 28 13 0 12 38 30 71 1 1 .289 .394 .584 .335 15.7 1.6
4Trevor Plouffe 504 60 28 4 18 70 37 92 2 1 .245 .302 .440 .262 13.9 2.1
5Eddie Rosario 350 45 15 10 8 32 11 88 9 5 .272 .293 .448 .253 12.8 1.4
6Eduardo Escobar 320 33 22 3 8 40 17 66 2 3 .257 .299 .432 .262 10.5 1.0
7Mike Pelfrey 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .667 .667 .667 .465 8.8 0.0
8Ricky Nolasco 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 7.9 -0.1
9Aaron Hicks 267 33 7 2 8 25 18 42 9 3 .268 .318 .411 .249 7.1 0.9
10Eduardo Nunez 171 16 13 1 3 17 9 28 5 4 .269 .306 .419 .252 4.8 0.5
11Tommy Milone 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .021 4.6 -0.1
12Kyle Gibson 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .158 4.1 0.2
13Phil Hughes 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.022 3.6 0.0
14Joe Mauer 520 55 25 2 8 54 47 86 1 1 .269 .335 .382 .259 3.2 0.2
15Torii Hunter 455 55 17 0 18 64 30 84 2 4 .233 .290 .404 .243 2.1 0.2
16Shane Robinson 182 28 7 3 0 16 12 26 6 1 .261 .313 .339 .242 2.0 0.4
17Chris Herrmann 95 13 5 1 2 10 6 32 0 0 .172 .234 .322 .210 1.2 0.1
18Jorge Polanco 12 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 .300 .417 .300 .270 0.2 0.0
19Doug Bernier 6 1 1 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .269 0.0 0.0
20Oswaldo Arcia 65 6 0 0 2 8 4 15 0 0 .276 .338 .379 .246 -0.4 0.0
21Jordan Schafer 74 9 3 0 0 5 3 23 0 3 .217 .250 .261 .198 -0.5 -0.1
22Brian Duensing 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -0.8 0.1
23Byron Buxton 79 9 3 1 0 2 3 28 1 2 .213 .244 .280 .195 -0.8 0.2
24Eric Fryer 21 2 1 0 0 2 3 11 0 0 .167 .286 .222 .184 -1.2 -0.1
25Kurt Suzuki 384 28 15 0 4 42 25 44 0 0 .240 .296 .318 .217 -3.1 -0.4
26Danny Santana 263 29 10 5 0 20 5 66 7 4 .218 .242 .298 .197 -3.2 -0.6
27Kennys Vargas 166 17 4 0 5 15 7 48 0 0 .245 .277 .365 .216 -6.8 -0.7
28Alex Meyer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29J.R. Graham 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Blaine Boyer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31A.J. Achter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Aaron Thompson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Glen Perkins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Ryan Pressly 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Michael Tonkin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Casey Fien 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by FAIR_RA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Descending
FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Alex Meyer 0 0 0 2 0 2.7 13.50 10.12 10.12 6.75 16.88 13.9745 13.84 -2.1 -0.2
2Shane Robinson 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 4.09963 12.17 2.0 -0.1
3A.J. Achter 0 0 0 6 0 7.3 7.36 4.91 11.05 2.45 7.36 5.82692 7.98 -1.4 -0.2
4Tim Stauffer 1 0 0 13 0 15.0 14.40 4.20 3.60 2.40 6.60 7.1663 6.99 -2.9 -0.3
5Michael Tonkin 0 0 0 17 0 11.7 11.57 3.86 7.71 3.09 6.17 7.38533 6.96 -1.8 -0.2
6Ervin Santana 2 4 0 10 10 58.0 10.40 3.41 5.43 1.71 6.05 5.59963 6.13 -3.8 -0.4
7J.R. Graham 1 1 0 34 1 57.7 10.30 2.65 7.34 1.56 5.15 4.81639 5.92 -3.6 -0.4
8Blaine Boyer 2 4 1 53 0 50.7 8.88 2.66 4.62 0.89 2.84 4.24437 5.30 -1.2 -0.1
9Kyle Gibson 9 9 0 26 26 158.0 8.77 3.13 6.32 0.91 3.82 4.16925 5.25 4.1 0.3
10Brian Duensing 4 0 1 47 0 37.3 8.44 3.86 4.34 0.72 4.58 4.62642 5.14 -0.8 0.0
11Tommy Milone 6 4 1 18 17 98.0 8.91 2.57 6.24 1.47 3.86 4.72208 5.13 4.6 0.5
12Phil Hughes 10 8 0 23 23 144.3 10.73 0.94 5.30 1.75 4.49 4.77631 5.04 3.6 0.4
13Aaron Thompson 1 3 0 41 0 32.3 8.91 3.06 4.73 0.56 5.01 3.87283 4.93 0.8 0.1
14Mike Pelfrey 6 7 0 24 24 139.0 10.17 2.59 4.47 0.45 3.69 3.84064 4.84 8.8 0.9
15Tyler Duffey 2 1 0 4 4 21.0 9.86 4.71 8.57 1.29 4.29 4.62344 4.63 3.0 0.3
16Neal Cotts 0 0 0 3 0 4.0 2.25 4.50 11.25 2.25 2.25 6.09963 4.35 0.1 0.0
17Casey Fien 4 5 0 47 0 50.0 8.10 0.72 4.86 0.90 3.24 3.55963 4.30 4.5 0.5
18Trevor May 8 8 0 35 16 103.3 9.93 2.00 8.36 0.78 3.92 3.1577 3.84 17.7 1.8
19Ryan Pressly 3 2 0 27 0 27.7 8.78 3.90 7.16 0.00 2.93 2.81048 3.69 3.9 0.4
20Ryan O'Rourke 0 0 0 19 0 14.3 5.02 6.28 11.93 0.63 5.02 3.44847 3.65 1.4 0.1
21Glen Perkins 2 4 31 51 0 49.3 8.39 1.46 8.39 1.09 2.55 3.30234 3.29 10.0 1.1
22Ricky Nolasco 5 1 0 7 7 32.7 12.12 2.76 7.71 0.28 5.51 2.79351 3.23 7.9 0.9
23Kevin Jepsen 0 1 4 15 0 13.7 4.61 3.29 8.56 0.00 1.32 2.29476 2.66 3.2 0.3
24Caleb Thielbar 0 0 0 6 0 5.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 5.40 1.09963 2.24 1.5 0.2

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