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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 07-26)
1 Cleveland Indians 57 41 .582 - 4.95 4.06 0.89 -1.0 5
2 Detroit Tigers 52 48 .520 6.0 4.66 4.70 -0.04 0.5 14
3 Chicago White Sox 50 50 .500 8.0 4.06 4.27 -0.21 3.8 19
4 Kansas City Royals 48 51 .485 9.5 3.92 4.44 -0.52 5.0 21
5 Minnesota Twins 37 62 .374 20.5 4.39 5.23 -0.84 -5.4 27



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is tied for 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
51 Losses is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
.485 Win Pct is 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.92 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.44 RA/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.52 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 37 27 .578 288 245 .258 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 31 31 .500 266 262 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 31 31 .500 266 268 .263 .321 .409
Minnesota Twins 30 33 .476 262 277 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 28 35 .444 250 279 .259 .309 .382

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

-0.3 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

-0.3 BWARP
Dillon Gee
Dillon Gee

-0.1 BWARP

Top pitching performers by L

Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

9 L
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

8 L
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

8 L

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Ascending
BWARP
1Alex Gordon 269 28 9 1 7 16 29 76 5 0 .199 .309 .338 .236 -0.7 -0.3
2Alcides Escobar 437 33 14 3 1 24 17 58 14 4 .260 .289 .316 .221 0.1 -0.3
3Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
4Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
5Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.1 -0.1
6Raul Mondesi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.121 -1.0 -0.1
7Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
8Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
9Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
10Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
11Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
18Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
19Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
20Paulo Orlando 257 19 10 3 1 20 5 52 6 1 .317 .340 .394 .269 7.2 0.3
21Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
22Brett Eibner 81 11 6 0 3 10 6 22 0 0 .230 .287 .432 .265 2.0 0.4
23Kendrys Morales 370 38 15 0 16 49 29 79 0 0 .252 .319 .440 .265 4.0 0.4
24Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
25Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
26Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
27Jarrod Dyson 200 22 10 2 1 14 17 25 13 5 .250 .321 .347 .238 2.1 0.8
28Cheslor Cuthbert 263 28 13 0 9 33 13 55 1 0 .296 .328 .457 .272 8.1 0.9
29Eric Hosmer 411 50 19 1 13 54 33 81 4 1 .288 .345 .448 .283 13.4 1.0
30Salvador Perez 348 38 19 2 15 45 15 83 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 18.9 1.4
31Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9

Pitchers by L descending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Descending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.31 4.13 15.2 1.6
2Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.16 1.9 0.2
3Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.50 11.4 1.2
4Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.51 5.54 -2.1 -0.2
5Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.48 -2.9 -0.3
6Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.86 4.24 3.3 0.4
7Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.36 6.5 0.7
8Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.71 -1.0 -0.1
9Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 45 0 44.7 6.45 1.41 11.28 0.40 1.61 1.80 2.48 12.2 1.3
10Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.59 3.89 3.8 0.4
11Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.54 3.13 22.3 2.4
12Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.82 0.2 0.0
13Wade Davis 1 0 21 34 0 32.7 5.51 3.31 8.54 0.00 1.10 2.51 3.93 3.7 0.4
14Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.81 -4.0 -0.4
15Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.51 0.2 0.0
16Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.92 0.0 0.0
17Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
18Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.98 4.50 1.2 0.1

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