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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 08-24)
1 Cleveland Indians 72 53 .576 - 4.95 4.20 0.75 -0.6 5
2 Detroit Tigers 67 59 .532 5.5 4.67 4.52 0.15 0.1 10
3 Kansas City Royals 65 61 .516 7.5 3.94 4.13 -0.19 7.1 19
4 Chicago White Sox 60 65 .480 12.0 4.04 4.35 -0.31 3.9 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 77 .389 23.5 4.52 5.38 -0.86 -6.0 25



2016 Rankings

65 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
61 Losses is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
.516 Win Pct is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
3.94 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.13 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.19 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
7.1 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 21 16 .568 167 142 .257 .325 .407
Chicago White Sox 19 18 .514 160 156 .260 .316 .401
Detroit Tigers 18 18 .500 155 156 .264 .324 .413
Minnesota Twins 17 19 .472 149 162 .252 .314 .406
Kansas City Royals 16 20 .444 143 160 .258 .306 .382

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

0.0 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0.0 VORP
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

0.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by BB9

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

27.00 BB9
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

7.40 BB9
Chris Young
Chris Young

4.29 BB9

Hitters by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Ascending
VORP

BWARP
1Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.4 -0.1
10Christian Colon 132 12 5 0 0 10 10 25 0 1 .242 .305 .283 .224 -2.7 -0.1
11Raul Mondesi 89 7 1 2 1 7 3 28 4 0 .200 .238 .300 .204 -2.7 -0.3
12Billy Burns 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .094 -1.6 -0.2
13Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
14Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
15Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.3 0.1
16Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 1.2 -0.2
17Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
18Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
19Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.8 0.1
20Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
21Alcides Escobar 547 44 17 4 2 35 22 69 14 4 .261 .291 .322 .224 3.1 0.3
22Jarrod Dyson 229 27 10 4 1 17 21 30 18 6 .245 .321 .350 .239 3.2 0.8
23Kendrys Morales 470 43 18 0 20 57 40 97 0 0 .243 .315 .428 .262 3.8 0.4
24Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
25Drew Butera 95 12 9 0 3 12 6 23 0 0 .264 .312 .471 .273 4.7 0.4
26Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
27Alex Gordon 373 47 12 1 13 26 40 105 6 0 .225 .324 .389 .255 7.2 0.8
28Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 10.9 -0.2
29Eric Hosmer 526 61 23 1 17 73 42 100 5 2 .275 .333 .433 .272 11.0 0.9
30Paulo Orlando 361 35 16 4 4 27 10 78 11 2 .315 .341 .420 .273 12.4 1.0
31Lorenzo Cain 404 50 18 1 8 52 25 82 10 5 .290 .334 .408 .262 13.3 2.3
32Cheslor Cuthbert 380 39 21 1 10 40 21 77 1 0 .292 .330 .441 .272 13.4 1.2
33Salvador Perez 435 45 24 2 17 54 15 98 0 0 .254 .287 .446 .260 15.8 1.0
34Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 24.7 -0.1

Pitchers by BB9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Descending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.60 5.10 0.0 0.0
2Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.15 5.72 -1.0 -0.1
3Chris Young 3 8 1 25 13 77.7 9.62 4.29 9.39 3.01 5.91 6.79 4.97 2.5 0.3
4Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.71 3.83 4.3 0.5
5Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.17 4.75 0.1 0.0
6Peter Moylan 2 0 0 31 0 31.3 8.33 3.73 7.76 0.57 3.45 3.64 3.86 3.9 0.4
7Joakim Soria 4 5 1 55 0 54.3 8.45 3.64 9.11 1.33 3.81 4.31 3.72 7.6 0.8
8Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.64 4.83 8.6 0.9
9Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.56 3.96 1.5 0.2
10Brian Flynn 1 1 0 23 1 39.7 6.35 3.40 7.03 0.91 2.72 3.98 4.06 4.1 0.4
11Edinson Volquez 9 10 0 26 26 151.7 9.91 3.26 6.65 1.07 5.04 4.35 4.68 11.6 1.2
12Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 36 0 48.3 10.43 2.98 5.21 1.12 4.47 4.67 5.69 -3.8 -0.4
13Matthew Strahm 1 0 0 8 0 9.3 4.82 2.89 16.39 0.00 0.96 0.42 2.75 2.3 0.2
14Ian Kennedy 8 9 0 25 25 148.3 7.52 2.79 8.80 1.70 3.58 4.75 3.94 23.5 2.5
15Dillon Gee 5 7 0 26 11 99.0 10.64 2.73 7.27 1.73 4.55 5.01 4.55 7.2 0.8
16Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.01 3.49 6.2 0.7
17Danny Duffy 11 1 0 35 19 138.7 7.20 1.88 9.54 0.97 2.66 3.16 3.19 32.7 3.5
18Kelvin Herrera 1 4 8 57 0 56.7 6.35 1.27 11.28 0.64 1.91 2.09 2.36 16.5 1.8
19Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.60 3.88 0.2 0.0