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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 07-28)
1 Cleveland Indians 57 42 .576 - 4.91 4.06 0.85 -1.5 4
2 Detroit Tigers 53 48 .525 5.0 4.65 4.68 -0.03 0.7 14
3 Chicago White Sox 50 52 .490 8.5 4.00 4.29 -0.29 3.7 19
4 Kansas City Royals 49 52 .485 9.0 3.93 4.44 -0.51 5.2 21
5 Minnesota Twins 38 63 .376 20.0 4.44 5.24 -0.80 -5.5 26



2016 Rankings

49 Wins is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
52 Losses is tied for 20th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
.485 Win Pct is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.93 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.44 RA/G is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division
-0.51 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.2 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: 07-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 36 27 .571 282 241 .258 .326 .405
Chicago White Sox 30 30 .500 256 254 .260 .315 .402
Detroit Tigers 30 31 .492 260 265 .263 .321 .409
Minnesota Twins 30 31 .492 262 267 .253 .315 .405
Kansas City Royals 28 33 .459 244 270 .259 .309 .382

Bottom offensive performers by SB

Omar Infante
Omar Infante

0 SB
Tony Cruz
Tony Cruz

0 SB
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

0 SB

Top pitching performers by SV

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

21 SV
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

1 SV
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

1 SV

Hitters by SB ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Ascending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
2Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
3Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
4Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
5Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Salvador Perez 352 39 20 2 15 45 15 84 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 19.0 1.3
7Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
8Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
9Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.0 -0.1
10Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
11Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.8 0.3
12Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
14Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
18Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Kendrys Morales 378 38 15 0 16 49 30 80 0 0 .246 .315 .431 .261 2.7 0.3
20Drew Butera 75 11 9 0 2 9 6 16 0 0 .294 .351 .515 .302 5.8 0.6
21Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
22Cheslor Cuthbert 271 28 14 0 9 33 13 56 1 0 .298 .330 .459 .273 8.7 0.9
23Raul Mondesi 10 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 .300 .300 .300 .176 -1.0 -0.1
24Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
25Eric Hosmer 419 50 19 1 13 54 34 83 4 1 .283 .341 .440 .279 12.1 0.8
26Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
27Alex Gordon 277 31 9 1 7 16 29 77 5 0 .209 .314 .343 .239 0.4 -0.2
28Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9
29Paulo Orlando 265 22 12 3 2 22 6 53 7 1 .324 .348 .419 .279 10.2 0.7
30Alcides Escobar 445 33 14 3 1 25 17 61 14 4 .255 .284 .311 .218 -1.1 -0.3
31Jarrod Dyson 204 23 10 3 1 15 17 25 14 5 .250 .320 .356 .239 2.6 0.8

Pitchers by SV descending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Descending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.73 4.15 2.9 0.3
2Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 46 0 45.7 6.50 1.38 11.23 0.39 1.58 1.78 2.48 12.4 1.3
3Joakim Soria 4 4 1 43 0 43.0 8.79 4.19 8.58 1.47 4.19 4.79 4.11 3.9 0.4
4Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.31 4.10 15.4 1.6
5Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.50 0.2 0.0
6Yordano Ventura 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.58 3.62 6.77 1.34 4.88 4.86 4.92 5.0 0.5
7Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
8Danny Duffy 6 1 0 30 14 100.7 7.78 1.97 9.83 1.16 3.22 3.48 3.03 24.7 2.7
9Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.51 -3.1 -0.3
10Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.71 -1.1 -0.1
11Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.36 6.5 0.7
12Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.49 11.4 1.2
13Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.51 5.59 -2.6 -0.3
14Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.82 -4.1 -0.4
15Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.59 3.90 3.7 0.4
16Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.87 0.0 0.0
17Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.98 4.48 1.2 0.1
18Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.85 0.2 0.0

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