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2016 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 09-29)
1 Cleveland Indians 91 67 .576 - 4.82 4.23 0.59 0.5 5
2 Detroit Tigers 85 73 .538 6.0 4.69 4.51 0.18 -0.8 8
3 Kansas City Royals 81 78 .509 10.5 4.20 4.38 -0.18 11.9 21
4 Chicago White Sox 77 82 .484 14.5 4.25 4.40 -0.15 1.6 16
5 Minnesota Twins 57 102 .358 34.5 4.45 5.53 -1.08 -8.8 28



2016 Rankings

81 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
78 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.509 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.20 RS/G is 23rd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
4.38 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
-0.18 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
11.9 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 1 2 .333 11 13 .260 .315 .400
Cleveland Indians 2 2 .500 17 15 .255 .325 .403
Detroit Tigers 2 2 .500 18 17 .263 .323 .412
Kansas City Royals 1 2 .333 9 14 .258 .307 .383
Minnesota Twins 1 2 .333 11 14 .250 .317 .403

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.1 BWARP
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

1.3 BWARP
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

1.0 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.69 DRA
Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

2.87 DRA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

3.32 DRA

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.1
2Kendrys Morales 607 64 23 0 30 93 48 118 0 0 .265 .329 .472 .272 12.9 1.3
3Jarrod Dyson 329 45 12 8 1 25 26 38 29 7 .271 .336 .378 .245 5.8 1.0
4Alcides Escobar 673 57 24 6 7 54 27 94 17 4 .263 .294 .354 .229 7.0 0.9
5Whit Merrifield 319 44 21 3 2 27 18 70 8 3 .283 .323 .393 .253 6.2 0.8
6Paulo Orlando 473 51 23 4 5 42 13 100 14 3 .307 .335 .410 .261 11.6 0.6
7Drew Butera 123 17 10 0 4 15 7 33 0 0 .281 .322 .474 .262 5.5 0.6
8Salvador Perez 542 57 28 2 22 64 21 118 0 0 .247 .286 .438 .244 12.3 0.6
9Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
10Eric Hosmer 664 80 24 1 25 103 57 130 5 3 .266 .328 .434 .261 7.5 0.5
11Cheslor Cuthbert 502 48 28 1 11 45 31 95 2 0 .276 .319 .410 .249 5.3 0.3
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
13Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
14Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
15Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.6 0.1
16Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.2 0.1
17Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .276 0.6 0.1
18Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
27Hunter Dozier 18 3 1 0 0 1 2 7 0 0 .188 .278 .250 .236 -0.1 0.0
28Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.2 0.0
29Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
30Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -7.6 -0.1
31Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 26.5 -0.1
32Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 9.4 -0.1
33Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.4 -0.2
34Billy Burns 35 6 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .286 .250 .211 -0.8 -0.2
35Alex Gordon 499 62 16 2 17 40 52 144 8 1 .224 .317 .386 .243 3.2 -0.4
36Raul Mondesi 146 16 1 3 2 13 6 47 9 1 .189 .236 .288 .193 -4.4 -0.8

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 2 6 12 72 0 72.0 7.12 1.50 10.75 0.75 2.75 2.43 2.69 18.3 1.9
2Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 5.66 3.92 12.63 0.00 1.31 1.76 2.87 4.9 0.5
3Danny Duffy 12 3 0 42 26 179.7 8.17 2.10 9.42 1.35 3.51 3.79 3.32 40.1 4.1
4Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.58 5.8 0.6
5Wade Davis 2 1 27 44 0 42.3 7.02 3.40 9.57 0.00 1.91 2.33 3.77 5.7 0.6
6Scott Alexander 0 0 0 16 0 18.0 11.50 3.50 7.50 0.50 3.50 3.33 3.78 2.4 0.2
7Peter Moylan 2 0 0 50 0 44.7 8.46 3.22 6.85 0.81 3.43 3.96 3.91 5.3 0.5
8Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.92 0.2 0.0
9Brian Flynn 1 2 0 35 1 53.3 5.74 3.71 7.09 0.68 2.19 3.80 4.11 5.3 0.5
10Joakim Soria 5 8 1 69 0 66.3 9.50 3.66 9.09 1.36 4.07 4.36 4.18 5.9 0.6
11Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 9 0 7.7 11.74 3.52 8.22 1.17 7.04 4.15 4.41 0.5 0.0
12Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.63 4.52 17.1 1.8
13Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 32 32 188.0 8.09 3.06 8.66 1.53 3.69 4.60 4.55 17.1 1.8
14Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 4.70 0.1 0.0
15Jason Vargas 0 0 0 3 3 12.0 6.00 2.25 8.25 0.75 2.25 3.11 4.79 0.8 0.1
16Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 4.92 9.3 1.0
17Brooks Pounders 2 1 0 11 0 10.7 15.19 2.53 9.28 5.06 10.97 9.20 5.02 0.0 0.0
18Chris Young 3 9 1 34 13 88.7 10.56 4.36 9.54 2.84 6.19 6.58 5.14 0.8 0.1
19Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.56 -3.5 -0.4
20Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.87 -1.3 -0.1
21Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.22 6.15 -13.0 -1.3

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