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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 09-25)
1 Cleveland Indians 90 65 .581 - 4.85 4.17 0.68 -0.3 5
2 Detroit Tigers 83 72 .535 7.0 4.64 4.54 0.10 0.0 9
3 Kansas City Royals 79 77 .506 11.5 4.19 4.38 -0.19 11.0 21
4 Chicago White Sox 74 81 .477 16.0 4.21 4.44 -0.23 1.6 20
5 Minnesota Twins 56 100 .359 34.5 4.46 5.54 -1.08 -8.1 28



2016 Rankings

79 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.506 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.19 RS/G is tied for 22nd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
4.38 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
-0.19 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
11 Pyth O/U is tied for 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 4 3 .571 31 27 .256 .325 .403
Detroit Tigers 4 3 .571 32 30 .264 .324 .413
Kansas City Royals 3 3 .500 23 27 .258 .306 .383
Chicago White Sox 3 4 .429 28 29 .261 .315 .399
Minnesota Twins 2 4 .333 23 28 .250 .317 .402

Bottom offensive performers by SLG

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

.000 SLG
Chien-Ming Wang
Chien-Ming Wang

.000 SLG
Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

.000 SLG

Top pitching performers by SO9

Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

12.36 SO9
Alec Mills
Alec Mills

10.80 SO9
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

10.62 SO9

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

VORP

BWARP
1Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.1 -0.2
10Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .485 0.4 0.0
11Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.3 0.0
12Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 9.7 -0.1
13Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.007 -8.6 -0.1
14Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
15Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.2 0.0
16Billy Burns 34 5 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 2 .250 .294 .250 .203 -1.0 -0.3
17Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0
18Raul Mondesi 145 15 1 3 2 13 5 47 8 1 .189 .230 .288 .191 -5.1 -0.9
19Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .217 -4.1 0.1
20Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
21Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.8 0.1
22Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .274 1.3 0.2
23Alcides Escobar 661 57 24 6 7 53 27 92 17 4 .266 .298 .359 .233 9.6 1.1
24Jarrod Dyson 315 40 11 7 1 23 25 36 28 7 .264 .328 .364 .239 4.1 0.9
25Alex Gordon 487 61 16 2 17 38 52 138 8 1 .223 .318 .390 .244 3.8 -0.1
26Whit Merrifield 305 42 20 3 2 26 15 69 8 3 .287 .321 .398 .255 6.4 0.7
27Paulo Orlando 461 49 21 4 5 42 12 99 14 2 .298 .324 .399 .254 8.8 0.3
28Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .276 0.6 0.1
29Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 13.0 2.0
30Cheslor Cuthbert 492 48 28 1 11 45 31 92 2 0 .277 .322 .415 .251 6.2 0.4
31Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.7 0.2
32Eric Hosmer 650 79 24 1 24 100 55 127 5 3 .268 .329 .434 .261 7.4 0.4
33Salvador Perez 533 57 28 2 22 63 20 117 0 0 .249 .287 .443 .247 14.1 0.8
34Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
35Kendrys Morales 597 64 22 0 30 92 48 117 0 0 .266 .332 .475 .275 14.2 1.4
36Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5

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
1Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 19 0 19.7 5.95 4.12 12.36 0.00 1.37 1.89 0.00 7.3 0.0
2Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 0.00 -0.4 0.0
3Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 70 0 70.3 6.65 1.28 10.62 0.77 2.43 2.41 0.00 15.8 0.0
4Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 9 0 9.7 16.76 2.79 10.24 5.59 12.10 9.83 0.00 -4.7 0.0
5Wade Davis 2 1 26 42 0 40.3 6.92 3.57 9.82 0.00 2.01 2.34 0.00 10.7 0.0
6Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 0.00 2.9 0.0
7Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.74 0.00 27.0 0.0
8Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 0.00 -8.4 0.0
9Joakim Soria 4 8 1 68 0 65.3 9.51 3.72 9.09 1.38 4.13 4.41 0.00 1.3 0.0
10Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 31 31 183.0 8.07 3.00 8.66 1.52 3.64 4.57 0.00 23.6 0.0
11Scott Alexander 0 0 0 15 0 17.7 10.70 3.57 7.64 0.51 3.57 3.34 0.00 0.9 0.0
12Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 7 0 6.0 12.00 1.50 7.50 0.00 6.00 1.94 0.00 2.2 0.0
13Brian Flynn 1 2 0 34 1 52.0 5.88 3.46 7.10 0.69 2.25 3.74 0.00 5.1 0.0
14Peter Moylan 2 0 0 48 0 43.7 8.66 3.30 6.80 0.82 3.50 4.03 0.00 1.5 0.0
15Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.63 0.00 7.5 0.0
16Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 0.00 0.6 0.0
17Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 0.00 1.1 0.0
18Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 0.00 10.4 0.0
19Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 0.00 1.0 0.0
20Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 0.00 -0.8 0.0
21Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 0.00 0.2 0.0

BP Articles

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