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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 06-21)
1 Cleveland Indians 38 32 .543 - 4.81 4.06 0.75 -5.0 6
2 Minnesota Twins 36 33 .522 1.5 4.71 5.29 -0.58 4.6 19
3 Kansas City Royals 35 36 .493 3.5 3.97 4.45 -0.48 4.7 21
4 Detroit Tigers 32 39 .451 6.5 4.80 5.03 -0.23 -1.2 20
5 Chicago White Sox 31 39 .443 7.0 4.61 4.61 0.00 -3.1 15



2017 Rankings

35 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
36 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.493 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.45 RA/G is tied for 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.48 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.7 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 53 39 .576 459 384 .267 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 44 47 .484 419 431 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 45 48 .484 424 441 .251 .319 .419
Chicago White Sox 42 50 .457 400 439 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 41 50 .451 382 424 .256 .310 .401

Bottom offensive performers by HR

Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

0 HR
Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

0 HR
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

0 HR

Top pitching performers by IP

Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

87.3 IP
Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

78.3 IP
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

68.7 IP

Hitters by HR ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Ascending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.059 -0.7 -0.1
2Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.3 -0.1
5Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
6Ramon Torres 16 4 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 .333 .375 .467 .282 0.1 0.0
7Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
9Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.027 -0.4 -0.1
11Matt Strahm 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
13Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .748 1.3 0.0
14Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .137 -4.4 -0.5
15Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .174 0.2 0.1
16Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.339 -0.5 -0.1
18Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .135 -5.5 -0.6
21Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
22Cheslor Cuthbert 88 4 4 0 1 10 2 23 0 0 .198 .216 .279 .189 -4.0 -0.4
23Alcides Escobar 285 22 13 0 1 18 6 59 2 2 .199 .221 .258 .188 -9.0 -0.6
24Drew Butera 64 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .242 .254 .387 .244 2.5 0.1
25Alex Gordon 251 22 9 0 3 13 25 51 1 2 .189 .296 .272 .217 -4.9 -0.1
26Whit Merrifield 215 25 8 3 6 25 12 27 7 1 .288 .332 .449 .292 13.8 1.2
27Eric Hosmer 293 37 16 1 8 30 25 49 3 0 .305 .362 .462 .295 12.5 1.4
28Brandon Moss 169 16 4 0 9 15 16 55 1 0 .184 .260 .388 .230 -3.9 -0.5
29Lorenzo Cain 288 38 12 2 10 27 29 50 14 0 .285 .361 .465 .295 21.3 2.8
30Jorge Bonifacio 196 26 7 0 10 25 14 53 0 0 .250 .306 .456 .264 5.1 -0.1
31Salvador Perez 253 29 13 0 14 38 9 45 0 0 .283 .313 .515 .281 14.2 1.0
32Mike Moustakas 270 35 13 0 19 46 14 48 0 0 .277 .315 .553 .299 18.4 1.2

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jason Vargas 10 3 0 14 14 87.3 8.14 2.06 7.01 0.62 2.27 3.19 3.71 18.1 1.8
2Jason Hammel 4 6 0 14 14 78.3 10.11 2.76 6.78 1.15 4.83 4.40 4.73 7.4 0.7
3Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.50 4.45 8.6 0.9
4Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 12 12 62.7 6.75 4.16 7.61 1.72 5.03 5.33 5.85 -1.9 -0.2
5Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.42 3.33 11.3 1.1
6Mike Minor 3 1 0 29 0 35.0 6.43 2.83 8.74 0.26 2.06 2.55 2.73 9.5 1.0
7Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.16 8.81 -11.8 -1.2
8Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.73 3.98 4.4 0.4
9Kelvin Herrera 1 2 16 30 0 29.0 9.62 1.55 9.00 2.17 4.66 4.75 3.38 5.8 0.6
10Joakim Soria 2 2 0 30 0 28.0 9.32 3.86 11.89 0.00 3.54 1.74 2.86 7.2 0.7
11Travis Wood 1 2 0 24 0 27.7 10.73 5.86 6.83 0.98 6.51 4.94 7.98 -8.6 -0.9
12Scott Alexander 0 1 0 16 0 25.0 6.12 2.52 7.20 0.36 1.44 2.85 2.59 7.2 0.7
13Peter Moylan 0 0 0 32 0 23.0 9.39 3.91 8.22 0.78 6.65 3.83 3.55 4.2 0.4
14Jake Junis 2 1 0 6 4 22.7 11.12 4.37 7.54 2.38 5.56 6.71 6.03 -1.2 -0.1
15Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.92 7.13 -2.1 -0.2
16Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 2.99 6.01 -0.5 0.0
17Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 5 0 8.3 6.48 2.16 3.24 0.00 3.24 3.09 4.65 0.5 0.0
18Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.34 2.66 1.1 0.1
19Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.09 10.19 -0.6 -0.1

BP Articles

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