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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 06-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 40 36 .526 - 4.75 4.09 0.66 -6.2 6
2 Minnesota Twins 39 36 .520 0.5 4.55 5.19 -0.64 6.4 21
3 Kansas City Royals 37 38 .493 2.5 3.93 4.47 -0.54 5.7 23
4 Detroit Tigers 34 42 .447 6.0 4.76 5.03 -0.27 -1.9 19
5 Chicago White Sox 33 43 .434 7.0 4.55 4.61 -0.06 -3.4 17



2017 Rankings

37 Wins is tied for 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
38 Losses is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.493 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
3.93 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.47 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.54 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.7 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 50 36 .581 430 360 .268 .338 .437
Detroit Tigers 42 44 .488 396 405 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 42 45 .483 394 412 .251 .318 .418
Chicago White Sox 40 46 .465 373 408 .254 .307 .405
Kansas City Royals 39 48 .448 365 406 .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 SO9

Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

13.50 SO9
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

12.19 SO9
Nate Karns
Nate Karns

10.12 SO9

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 -.040 -0.6 -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 -.029 -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 23 4 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 .286 .348 .381 .255 0.0 -0.1
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 -.028 -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 .754 1.3 0.0
14Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.3 -0.4
15Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .171 0.2 0.1
17Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.340 -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
20Alcides Escobar 304 26 14 1 1 19 6 59 2 2 .214 .233 .279 .197 -6.3 -0.2
21Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
22Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.3 -0.4
23Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
24Drew Butera 67 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .231 .242 .369 .231 1.8 0.1
25Alex Gordon 263 23 9 1 3 15 25 54 1 2 .188 .290 .275 .215 -5.7 -0.1
26Whit Merrifield 237 26 11 3 6 29 13 32 7 1 .281 .322 .442 .285 13.6 1.3
27Brandon Moss 180 17 4 0 9 15 17 61 1 0 .179 .256 .370 .225 -5.3 -0.6
28Eric Hosmer 313 40 17 1 9 32 27 51 3 0 .306 .364 .468 .299 14.4 1.6
29Lorenzo Cain 308 41 13 2 10 27 30 54 14 0 .284 .357 .455 .289 20.6 2.8
30Jorge Bonifacio 217 30 9 0 11 27 18 58 0 0 .254 .318 .467 .271 7.2 0.0
31Salvador Perez 273 31 15 0 15 45 10 49 0 0 .289 .320 .523 .288 17.1 1.2
32Mike Moustakas 286 35 13 0 19 46 14 50 0 0 .268 .304 .528 .285 15.4 0.9

Pitchers by SO9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9
Sorted Descending
SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.36 2.70 1.1 0.1
2Joakim Soria 4 2 0 33 0 31.0 9.29 3.77 12.19 0.00 3.77 1.66 2.75 8.4 0.8
3Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.43 3.39 11.0 1.1
4Matt Strahm 2 5 0 23 3 33.7 7.75 5.35 9.89 1.60 5.61 5.19 4.11 4.5 0.5
5Kelvin Herrera 1 2 18 32 0 31.0 9.58 1.45 9.00 2.03 4.35 4.53 3.18 6.9 0.7
6Mike Minor 3 1 0 31 0 38.3 6.10 2.58 8.92 0.23 1.88 2.41 2.61 11.0 1.1
7Peter Moylan 0 0 0 35 0 25.0 9.36 4.68 8.64 0.72 6.48 3.91 3.49 4.7 0.5
8Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.59 5.90 -2.4 -0.2
9Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.11 -0.6 -0.1
10Scott Alexander 0 2 0 19 0 28.0 7.07 2.89 7.39 0.32 2.25 2.90 2.66 7.9 0.8
11Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.97 6.04 -1.5 -0.2
12Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.61 7.4 0.7
13Jason Hammel 4 6 0 15 15 83.3 10.04 2.92 7.02 1.19 4.75 4.45 5.20 3.6 0.4
14Jason Vargas 11 3 0 15 15 94.3 8.30 1.91 6.68 0.76 2.29 3.43 4.01 16.5 1.6
15Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.79 -11.7 -1.2
16Travis Wood 1 2 0 25 0 28.7 10.67 5.65 6.59 0.94 6.28 4.99 8.16 -9.5 -1.0
17Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 6.75 2.89 3.86 0.00 2.89 3.22 4.91 0.3 0.0
18Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.08 -2.0 -0.2
19Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.50 3.11 6.56 -0.3 0.0
20Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.11 9.93 -0.5 -0.1

BP Articles

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