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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 09-24)
1 Cleveland Indians 90 64 .584 - 4.88 4.18 0.70 0.0 5
2 Detroit Tigers 83 71 .539 7.0 4.61 4.49 0.12 0.3 9
3 Kansas City Royals 78 77 .503 12.5 4.14 4.35 -0.21 10.7 21
4 Chicago White Sox 73 81 .474 17.0 4.21 4.47 -0.26 1.4 20
5 Minnesota Twins 56 99 .361 34.5 4.46 5.55 -1.09 -7.7 28



2016 Rankings

78 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is tied for 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.503 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.14 RS/G is tied for 24th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.35 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.21 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 3rd in division
10.7 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 5 3 .625 36 31 .256 .326 .404
Chicago White Sox 4 4 .500 36 34 .260 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 4 4 .500 34 34 .263 .323 .413
Kansas City Royals 3 4 .429 26 32 .257 .306 .381
Minnesota Twins 3 4 .429 30 32 .250 .317 .403

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0.0 VORP
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

0.0 VORP
Peter Moylan
Peter Moylan

0.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by FIP

Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

9.84 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

6.69 FIP
Alec Mills
Alec Mills

6.11 FIP

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
1Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Luke Hochevar 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
4Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Joakim Soria 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
8Matthew Strahm 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 -.007 -8.5 -0.1
10Raul Mondesi 140 14 1 3 1 11 5 45 7 1 .181 .224 .260 .182 -6.2 -1.0
11Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.1 0.1
12Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
13Billy Burns 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 .269 .321 .269 .218 -0.4 -0.2
14Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 .000 .000 .000 .026 -0.3 0.0
15Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0
16Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .275 0.6 0.1
17Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .249 0.7 0.2
18Alex Gordon 482 59 14 2 16 35 51 137 8 1 .218 .313 .374 .239 1.2 -0.4
19Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
20Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .484 1.4 0.0
21Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
22Jarrod Dyson 315 40 11 7 1 23 25 36 28 7 .264 .328 .364 .239 4.1 0.9
23Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
24Whit Merrifield 300 40 19 2 2 25 15 68 7 3 .282 .317 .384 .250 4.6 0.5
25Cheslor Cuthbert 487 47 28 1 10 43 31 91 2 0 .276 .321 .408 .249 5.2 0.4
26Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .280 5.3 0.5
27Eric Hosmer 650 79 24 1 24 100 55 127 5 3 .268 .329 .434 .261 7.4 0.4
28Paulo Orlando 456 47 21 4 5 42 12 98 12 2 .295 .321 .397 .252 7.5 0.2
29Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.9 0.1
30Alcides Escobar 656 57 24 6 7 53 27 91 17 4 .267 .299 .360 .234 9.9 1.2
31Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 11.8 -0.1
32Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 13.0 2.0
33Kendrys Morales 592 62 21 0 30 90 48 117 0 0 .263 .329 .472 .273 13.0 1.3
34Salvador Perez 528 56 28 2 21 61 20 116 0 0 .249 .288 .440 .246 13.5 0.8
35Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.020 23.2 -0.2
36Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.2 0.0

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 9 0 9.7 16.76 2.79 10.24 5.59 12.10 9.84 0.00 -4.7 0.0
2Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.69 0.00 -8.4 0.0
3Alec 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
4Dillon Gee 7 9 0 32 14 122.3 10.45 2.72 6.55 1.77 4.63 5.26 0.00 0.3 0.0
5Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 0.00 1.1 0.0
6Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.63 0.00 7.6 0.0
7Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 0.00 0.3 0.0
8Ian 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
9Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 32 32 181.7 10.21 3.37 6.59 1.09 5.25 4.44 0.00 12.4 0.0
10Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.40 0.00 1.1 0.0
11Joakim Soria 4 8 1 67 0 64.3 9.37 3.78 9.09 1.26 4.06 4.26 0.00 1.7 0.0
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 47 0 43.3 8.72 3.32 6.85 0.83 3.53 4.03 0.00 1.5 0.0
13Luke 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
14Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.74 0.00 26.9 0.0
15Brian Flynn 1 2 0 33 1 51.7 5.92 3.31 7.14 0.70 2.26 3.69 0.00 5.1 0.0
16Scott 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
17Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 69 0 69.3 6.36 1.30 10.64 0.78 2.21 2.43 0.00 15.4 0.0
18Wade Davis 2 1 25 41 0 39.3 6.64 3.66 9.61 0.00 2.06 2.42 0.00 9.8 0.0
19Kevin 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
20Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 19 0 19.7 5.95 4.12 12.36 0.00 1.37 1.89 0.00 7.2 0.0
21Drew 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

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