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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 08-30)
1 Cleveland Indians 75 56 .573 - 4.87 4.18 0.69 -0.7 5
2 Detroit Tigers 71 61 .538 4.5 4.65 4.48 0.17 0.1 9
3 Kansas City Royals 69 63 .523 6.5 4.03 4.15 -0.12 8.4 18
4 Chicago White Sox 63 68 .481 12.0 4.07 4.34 -0.27 2.9 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 83 .371 26.5 4.54 5.48 -0.94 -7.0 25



2016 Rankings

69 Wins is 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
63 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
.523 Win Pct is 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
4.03 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.15 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.12 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
8.4 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 18 13 .581 140 120 .257 .325 .407
Detroit Tigers 15 15 .500 130 129 .264 .324 .414
Chicago White Sox 15 16 .484 131 131 .261 .316 .403
Minnesota Twins 14 16 .467 124 134 .253 .315 .404
Kansas City Royals 13 17 .433 119 134 .258 .306 .382

Bottom offensive performers by EQA

Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

.000 EQA
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

.000 EQA
Peter Moylan
Peter Moylan

.000 EQA

Top pitching performers by G

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

60 G
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

58 G
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

40 G

Hitters by EQA ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Ascending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 1.8 -0.2
10Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 16.1 -0.2
11Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.8 -0.1
12Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
13Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
14Billy Burns 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .111 .111 .111 .086 -1.9 -0.2
15Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 22.6 -0.1
16Raul Mondesi 109 11 1 3 1 10 4 34 7 0 .196 .243 .299 .210 -1.2 -0.2
17Christian Colon 140 12 5 0 0 10 10 27 0 1 .228 .295 .268 .216 -3.9 0.0
18Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.3 0.1
19Alcides Escobar 571 48 20 4 4 42 24 75 14 4 .265 .296 .340 .233 8.2 0.8
20Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
21Jarrod Dyson 248 30 10 5 1 18 22 31 22 7 .248 .321 .353 .239 4.1 1.0
22Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
23Alex Gordon 398 52 13 1 14 29 43 110 6 1 .225 .324 .390 .255 7.8 0.7
24Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
25Lorenzo Cain 429 55 19 1 9 56 29 84 13 5 .287 .336 .409 .263 14.6 2.4
26Drew Butera 100 12 9 0 3 12 6 25 0 0 .261 .306 .457 .264 4.1 0.6
27Salvador Perez 456 49 25 2 20 58 17 101 0 0 .257 .292 .463 .265 18.8 1.2
28Kendrys Morales 493 48 19 0 21 61 40 100 0 0 .251 .318 .436 .267 6.9 0.7
29Paulo Orlando 372 36 16 4 4 28 10 80 11 2 .307 .333 .409 .267 11.1 0.8
30Cheslor Cuthbert 403 42 24 1 10 42 21 83 1 0 .290 .326 .438 .269 13.4 1.2
31Eric Hosmer 552 63 23 1 18 79 48 105 5 2 .272 .335 .430 .270 10.7 0.9
32Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
33Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
34Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 2.2 0.0

Pitchers by G descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV
Sorted Descending
G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 1 4 11 60 0 60.0 6.60 1.20 11.25 0.60 1.80 2.03 2.51 16.4 1.8
2Joakim Soria 4 6 1 58 0 57.3 8.79 3.92 9.26 1.26 3.77 4.28 3.94 6.6 0.7
3Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 4.08 3.7 0.4
4Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.30 -1.9 -0.2
5Danny Duffy 11 2 0 36 20 143.7 7.52 1.94 9.33 1.13 3.01 3.46 3.37 31.0 3.3
6Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.73 3.98 3.7 0.4
7Peter Moylan 2 0 0 35 0 33.7 9.09 3.74 7.49 0.53 3.48 3.65 4.15 3.1 0.3
8Edinson Volquez 10 10 0 28 28 160.0 10.07 3.26 6.69 1.07 5.01 4.37 5.57 -3.7 -0.4
9Chris Young 3 8 1 28 13 80.0 10.01 4.28 9.34 2.92 5.96 6.72 5.03 1.9 0.2
10Dillon Gee 6 7 0 27 12 105.0 10.37 2.66 7.20 1.63 4.37 4.86 4.83 4.4 0.5
11Brian Flynn 1 1 0 26 1 43.3 6.02 3.12 7.27 0.83 2.49 3.73 4.10 4.3 0.5
12Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 26 26 149.7 8.54 3.61 6.92 1.26 4.33 4.72 4.90 7.6 0.8
13Ian Kennedy 9 9 0 26 26 153.7 7.79 2.81 8.96 1.64 3.57 4.64 4.12 21.2 2.3
14Matthew Strahm 2 0 0 11 0 14.7 3.68 2.45 12.27 0.00 0.61 1.20 3.05 3.1 0.3
15Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.57 3.95 1.5 0.2
16Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.62 -0.7 -0.1
17Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.18 4.80 0.1 0.0
18Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.85 0.2 0.0
19Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.61 5.02 0.0 0.0

BP Articles

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BP Kansas City: Making the Most of a Non-Playoff RunDavid Lesky2016-08-07
What You Need to Know: Soft-Tossin' SalazarDaniel Rathman2016-08-02
Transaction Analysis: Royals, A's Outfield Challenge TradeDustin Palmateer2016-07-31
BP Kansas City: The Latest Struggles of an Evergreen Future Superstar Hunter Samuels2016-07-30
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Players Prefer Presentation: 12 Minutes Of The Slowest BaseballMeg Rowley2016-07-30
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