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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 3
2 Detroit Tigers 52 48 .520 6.0 4.66 4.70 -0.04 0.5 12
3 Chicago White Sox 50 50 .500 8.0 4.06 4.27 -0.21 3.8 17
4 Kansas City Royals 48 51 .485 9.5 3.92 4.44 -0.52 5.0 22
5 Minnesota Twins 37 62 .374 20.5 4.39 5.23 -0.84 -5.4 24



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

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

-0.3 BWARP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

-0.2 BWARP
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

-0.1 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.50 DRA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

3.16 DRA
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

3.38 DRA

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
1Alcides Escobar 433 33 14 3 1 24 16 58 14 4 .259 .287 .316 .220 -0.1 -0.3
2Alex Gordon 266 28 9 1 7 16 29 75 5 0 .202 .312 .342 .238 0.0 -0.2
3Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
4Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.1 -0.1
5Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
6Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
7Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
8Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
9Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
10Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Joakim Soria 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
14Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
17Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
18Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
19Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
20Paulo Orlando 254 19 10 3 1 20 5 52 5 1 .317 .340 .395 .269 7.3 0.3
21Brett Eibner 78 11 6 0 3 10 6 21 0 0 .239 .299 .451 .275 2.6 0.4
22Kendrys Morales 367 38 15 0 16 49 29 78 0 0 .254 .322 .444 .267 4.7 0.5
23Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
24Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
25Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
26Jarrod Dyson 200 22 10 2 1 14 17 25 13 5 .250 .321 .347 .238 2.1 0.7
27Cheslor Cuthbert 259 28 13 0 9 33 13 54 1 0 .296 .329 .461 .273 8.3 1.0
28Eric Hosmer 407 50 19 1 13 54 33 81 4 1 .291 .349 .453 .286 14.3 1.2
29Salvador Perez 345 38 19 2 15 45 15 82 0 0 .274 .310 .483 .280 19.6 1.6
30Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9

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 1 2 1 45 0 44.7 6.45 1.41 11.28 0.40 1.61 1.80 2.50 12.1 1.3
2Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.54 3.16 22.0 2.4
3Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.38 6.5 0.7
4Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 3.85 0.1 0.0
5Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.59 3.87 3.9 0.4
6Wade Davis 1 0 21 34 0 32.7 5.51 3.31 8.54 0.00 1.10 2.50 3.94 3.6 0.4
7Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.03 1.3 0.1
8Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.31 4.10 15.5 1.7
9Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.85 4.26 3.2 0.3
10Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.98 4.49 1.2 0.1
11Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.53 11.0 1.2
12Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.54 0.2 0.0
13Alec 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
14Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.83 5.17 -0.6 -0.1
15Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.19 1.6 0.2
16Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 31 0 41.0 9.66 2.63 5.49 1.10 3.73 4.36 5.37 -2.0 -0.2
17Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.84 5.58 -2.2 -0.2
18Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.73 -1.1 -0.1

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