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2017 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 06-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 39 33 .542 - 4.76 4.06 0.70 -5.1 6
2 Minnesota Twins 37 34 .521 1.5 4.65 5.27 -0.62 5.6 19
3 Kansas City Royals 36 36 .500 3.0 3.99 4.44 -0.45 5.4 21
4 Chicago White Sox 32 40 .444 7.0 4.61 4.53 0.08 -3.9 14
5 Detroit Tigers 32 41 .438 7.5 4.75 5.03 -0.28 -2.2 20



2017 Rankings

36 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
36 Losses is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 14th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.99 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.44 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.45 Diff/G is tied for 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.4 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 52 38 .578 452 375 .267 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 43 46 .483 408 421 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 44 47 .484 413 432 .251 .319 .419
Chicago White Sox 41 49 .456 391 428 .255 .308 .406
Kansas City Royals 41 49 .456 377 419 .256 .310 .401

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Raul Mondesi
Raul Mondesi

-0.6 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

-0.5 BWARP
Jorge Soler
Jorge Soler

-0.5 BWARP

Top pitching performers by ERA

Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

27.00 ERA
Chris Young
Chris Young

7.50 ERA
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

6.75 ERA

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP
Sorted Ascending
BWARP
1Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.6
2Alcides Escobar 293 24 14 0 1 19 6 59 2 2 .201 .221 .262 .188 -9.1 -0.5
3Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
4Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.4 -0.5
5Brandon Moss 173 17 4 0 9 15 17 57 1 0 .187 .266 .387 .233 -3.5 -0.4
6Cheslor Cuthbert 91 4 4 0 1 10 2 24 0 0 .202 .220 .281 .192 -4.0 -0.4
7Jorge Bonifacio 204 27 8 0 10 25 15 55 0 0 .246 .304 .449 .261 4.6 -0.2
8Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
9Alex Gordon 256 23 9 0 3 14 25 52 1 2 .189 .294 .270 .216 -5.3 -0.1
10Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.029 -0.4 -0.1
11Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.054 -0.7 -0.1
12Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.030 -0.3 -0.1
13Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 -0.5 -0.1
14Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.340 -0.5 -0.1
15Ramon Torres 19 4 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 .294 .368 .412 .266 -0.1 -0.1
16Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .758 1.3 0.0
26Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .172 0.2 0.1
27Drew Butera 64 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .242 .254 .387 .242 2.4 0.1
28Mike Moustakas 278 35 13 0 19 46 14 49 0 0 .272 .309 .540 .291 16.7 1.0
29Salvador Perez 261 31 14 0 15 43 10 45 0 0 .295 .327 .537 .294 18.2 1.4
30Eric Hosmer 301 39 17 1 8 30 26 51 3 0 .300 .359 .458 .295 12.9 1.4
31Whit Merrifield 224 25 10 3 6 28 12 28 7 1 .291 .332 .456 .294 14.8 1.4
32Lorenzo Cain 296 40 13 2 10 27 30 52 14 0 .281 .358 .460 .293 21.2 2.9

Pitchers by ERA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Descending
ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.13 10.27 -0.6 -0.1
2Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.20 8.89 -12.0 -1.2
3Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.38 2.63 1.1 0.1
4Travis Wood 1 2 0 24 0 27.7 10.73 5.86 6.83 0.98 6.51 4.98 8.00 -8.6 -0.9
5Peter Moylan 0 0 0 33 0 23.7 9.13 4.18 8.75 0.76 6.46 3.81 3.28 5.0 0.5
6Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.03 6.08 -0.5 -0.1
7Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.99 5.93 -1.2 -0.1
8Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.61 5.95 -2.7 -0.3
9Jason Hammel 4 6 0 14 14 78.3 10.11 2.76 6.78 1.15 4.83 4.43 4.80 6.9 0.7
10Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.77 3.70 5.3 0.5
11Kelvin Herrera 1 2 17 31 0 30.0 9.60 1.50 9.00 2.10 4.50 4.67 3.36 6.1 0.6
12Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.46 3.33 11.4 1.1
13Joakim Soria 4 2 0 32 0 30.0 9.60 3.90 12.00 0.00 3.90 1.77 2.89 7.7 0.8
14Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.96 7.13 -2.1 -0.2
15Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.54 4.59 7.7 0.8
16Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 5 0 8.3 6.48 2.16 3.24 0.00 3.24 3.13 4.86 0.3 0.0
17Jason Vargas 10 3 0 14 14 87.3 8.14 2.06 7.01 0.62 2.27 3.22 3.81 17.3 1.7
18Mike Minor 3 1 0 30 0 37.3 6.27 2.65 8.92 0.24 1.93 2.46 2.69 10.4 1.0
19Scott Alexander 0 1 0 17 0 26.0 6.58 2.42 6.92 0.35 1.38 2.90 2.51 7.8 0.8

BP Articles

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