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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 07-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 40 .583 - 4.95 4.03 0.92 -1.1 3
2 Detroit Tigers 50 46 .521 6.0 4.68 4.73 -0.05 0.1 12
3 Kansas City Royals 48 48 .500 8.0 4.01 4.36 -0.35 4.1 21
4 Chicago White Sox 46 50 .479 10.0 4.08 4.36 -0.28 1.3 17
5 Minnesota Twins 37 60 .381 19.5 4.41 5.24 -0.83 -4.7 23



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
48 Losses is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.01 RS/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, tied for 2nd in division
-0.35 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.1 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 38 28 .576 296 253 .257 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 33 32 .508 278 273 .261 .315 .402
Detroit Tigers 32 33 .492 280 280 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 31 34 .477 274 285 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 30 36 .455 262 292 .260 .309 .383

Bottom offensive performers by EQA

Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

.000 EQA
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

.000 EQA
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

.000 EQA

Top pitching performers by L

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

8 L
Chris Young
Chris Young

8 L
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

8 L

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
1Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
8Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
9Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
10Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
11Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
12Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
13Alcides Escobar 425 33 14 3 1 24 15 56 14 4 .259 .285 .317 .219 -0.3 -0.5
14Christian Colon 108 8 4 0 0 9 9 19 0 1 .253 .315 .293 .225 -2.6 -0.1
15Alex Gordon 258 28 8 1 7 16 27 74 5 0 .203 .310 .342 .237 -0.4 -0.2
16Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
17Jarrod Dyson 197 22 10 2 1 14 17 24 13 4 .254 .326 .353 .241 3.0 0.8
18Whit Merrifield 217 30 15 1 2 17 10 49 5 1 .275 .309 .386 .254 5.1 0.6
19Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.0
20Kendrys Morales 359 37 14 0 15 48 28 76 0 0 .250 .318 .432 .262 4.2 0.4
21Paulo Orlando 246 19 10 3 1 20 5 51 5 1 .323 .347 .404 .275 8.4 0.5
22Salvador Perez 340 37 19 2 14 43 15 80 0 0 .272 .309 .475 .278 18.3 1.5
23Cheslor Cuthbert 251 28 13 0 9 33 13 53 1 0 .302 .336 .472 .280 9.6 1.2
24Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
25Eric Hosmer 399 49 19 1 13 54 32 79 4 1 .294 .351 .459 .288 14.9 1.2
26Brett Eibner 74 11 6 0 3 10 6 19 0 0 .254 .315 .478 .290 3.8 0.5
27Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
28Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
29Drew Butera 69 11 9 0 2 9 6 13 0 0 .306 .368 .548 .317 6.6 0.7
30Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2

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
1Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.72 5.21 1.3 0.1
2Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.85 5.74 -3.3 -0.4
3Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 20 20 118.3 9.05 3.35 6.92 0.91 4.72 4.13 4.43 11.7 1.3
4Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.37 4.15 14.2 1.5
5Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.87 4.14 3.7 0.4
6Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
7Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.85 5.22 -0.9 -0.1
8Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 44 0 43.7 6.18 1.44 11.13 0.41 1.65 1.87 2.48 11.9 1.3
9Luke Hochevar 2 2 0 39 0 36.3 7.43 2.23 9.66 1.24 3.72 3.76 3.38 6.3 0.7
10Brian Flynn 1 1 0 15 1 29.7 6.98 2.73 7.89 0.91 3.03 3.60 3.81 3.8 0.4
11Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.55 3.10 22.6 2.4
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.11 4.65 0.7 0.1
13Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.13 4.57 0.2 0.0
14Wade Davis 1 0 21 33 0 31.7 5.40 3.41 8.53 0.00 1.14 2.56 3.99 3.3 0.4
15Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.13 3.86 0.1 0.0
16Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.59 4.04 1.3 0.1
17Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 30 0 40.0 9.45 2.47 5.62 1.12 3.60 4.33 5.23 -1.3 -0.1
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.63 4.93 0.0 0.0

BP Articles

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BP Kansas City: Homers Are Back, Royals SufferDavid Lesky2016-07-16
Prospectus Feature: The Nightmare of Becoming a Fun Fact MachineAaron Gleeman2016-07-07
BP Wrigleyville: Understanding the Misunderstood Kris BryantMatthew Trueblood2016-07-03
Prospectus Feature: How To Fight CrimeHenry Druschel2016-06-27
Players Prefer Presentation: I Care About All-Star VotingMeg Rowley2016-06-23
What You Need to Know: How Could They Be So Bartless?Emma Baccellieri2016-06-22
The Call-Up: Cody ReedGeorge Bissell2016-06-20
The Call-Up: Cody ReedKourage Kundahl2016-06-20
What You Need to Know: Tough Guys ToughNicolas Stellini2016-06-08
Rubbing Mud: What'll It Take to Make the Royals Sellers? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-06


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