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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 06-22)
1 Cleveland Indians 39 32 .549 - 4.83 4.04 0.79 -4.7 6
2 Minnesota Twins 36 34 .514 2.5 4.64 5.34 -0.70 5.2 20
3 Kansas City Royals 35 36 .493 4.0 3.97 4.45 -0.48 4.7 21
4 Chicago White Sox 32 39 .451 7.0 4.68 4.55 0.13 -3.7 13
5 Detroit Tigers 32 40 .444 7.5 4.82 5.08 -0.26 -1.7 19



2017 Rankings

35 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 10th 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 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.45 RA/G is 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 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 53 38 .582 456 380 .268 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 44 46 .489 415 427 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 44 48 .478 418 437 .251 .319 .419
Chicago White Sox 42 49 .462 397 432 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 41 50 .451 382 424 .256 .310 .401

Bottom offensive performers by SLG

Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

.000 SLG
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

.000 SLG
Peter Moylan
Peter Moylan

.000 SLG

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

2.51 DRA
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

2.65 DRA
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.69 DRA

Hitters by SLG ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Ascending
SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Mike Minor 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
4Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Eric Skoglund 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
8Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Chris Young 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
11Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.3 -0.1
12Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.060 -0.7 -0.1
13Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
14Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.339 -0.5 -0.1
15Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.4 -0.5
16Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.6
17Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
18Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .173 0.2 0.1
19Alcides Escobar 289 23 14 0 1 18 6 59 2 2 .200 .221 .262 .188 -8.9 -0.6
20Alex Gordon 252 22 9 0 3 13 25 51 1 2 .188 .295 .271 .216 -5.2 -0.1
21Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
22Cheslor Cuthbert 91 4 4 0 1 10 2 24 0 0 .202 .220 .281 .191 -4.0 -0.4
23Drew Butera 64 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .242 .254 .387 .243 2.5 0.1
24Brandon Moss 169 16 4 0 9 15 16 55 1 0 .184 .260 .388 .230 -3.9 -0.5
25Ramon Torres 19 4 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 .294 .368 .412 .266 -0.1 -0.1
26Whit Merrifield 219 25 8 3 6 26 12 27 7 1 .289 .330 .448 .291 13.8 1.3
27Jorge Bonifacio 200 27 7 0 10 25 15 54 0 0 .246 .305 .448 .261 4.6 -0.2
28Lorenzo Cain 292 39 12 2 10 27 30 51 14 0 .282 .360 .459 .293 21.0 2.9
29Eric Hosmer 297 39 17 1 8 30 26 50 3 0 .305 .364 .465 .297 13.2 1.4
30Salvador Perez 257 30 13 0 15 42 10 45 0 0 .292 .324 .533 .292 17.2 1.2
31Mike Moustakas 274 35 13 0 19 46 14 49 0 0 .276 .314 .549 .295 17.6 1.1
32Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .749 1.3 0.0

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Scott Alexander 0 1 0 16 0 25.0 6.12 2.52 7.20 0.36 1.44 2.88 2.51 7.5 0.7
2Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.37 2.65 1.1 0.1
3Mike Minor 3 1 0 30 0 37.3 6.27 2.65 8.92 0.24 1.93 2.45 2.69 10.4 1.0
4Joakim Soria 3 2 0 31 0 29.0 9.00 3.72 11.79 0.00 3.41 1.74 2.92 7.3 0.7
5Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.44 3.35 11.4 1.1
6Kelvin Herrera 1 2 17 31 0 30.0 9.60 1.50 9.00 2.10 4.50 4.65 3.38 6.1 0.6
7Peter Moylan 0 0 0 32 0 23.0 9.39 3.91 8.22 0.78 6.65 3.85 3.63 4.0 0.4
8Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.75 3.71 5.3 0.5
9Jason Vargas 10 3 0 14 14 87.3 8.14 2.06 7.01 0.62 2.27 3.21 3.84 17.1 1.7
10Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.61 7.6 0.8
11Jason Hammel 4 6 0 14 14 78.3 10.11 2.76 6.78 1.15 4.83 4.42 4.79 7.1 0.7
12Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 5 0 8.3 6.48 2.16 3.24 0.00 3.24 3.12 4.89 0.3 0.0
13Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.60 6.10 -3.7 -0.4
14Jake Junis 2 1 0 6 4 22.7 11.12 4.37 7.54 2.38 5.56 6.73 6.15 -1.4 -0.1
15Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.16 -0.6 -0.1
16Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.28 -2.2 -0.2
17Travis Wood 1 2 0 24 0 27.7 10.73 5.86 6.83 0.98 6.51 4.96 7.98 -8.5 -0.9
18Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.93 -12.1 -1.2
19Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.12 10.41 -0.6 -0.1

BP Articles

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