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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 08-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 73 55 .570 - 4.93 4.23 0.70 -0.7 5
2 Detroit Tigers 69 60 .535 4.5 4.67 4.49 0.18 -0.3 9
3 Kansas City Royals 67 62 .519 6.5 3.95 4.14 -0.19 7.9 19
4 Chicago White Sox 62 66 .484 11.0 4.08 4.34 -0.26 3.0 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 80 .380 24.5 4.57 5.50 -0.93 -6.4 25



2016 Rankings

67 Wins is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
62 Losses is tied for 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.519 Win Pct is tied for 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
3.95 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.14 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
7.9 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 19 15 .559 153 132 .257 .325 .407
Detroit Tigers 17 16 .515 143 143 .264 .324 .414
Chicago White Sox 17 17 .500 145 144 .261 .316 .403
Minnesota Twins 16 17 .485 139 148 .253 .315 .405
Kansas City Royals 15 18 .455 132 147 .258 .306 .382

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

0.0 VORP
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

0.0 VORP
Peter Moylan
Peter Moylan

0.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by SO9

Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

16.03 SO9
Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

11.57 SO9
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

11.20 SO9

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
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
7Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Chien-Ming Wang 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 -7.5 -0.1
10Raul Mondesi 97 8 1 2 1 7 4 30 6 0 .184 .228 .276 .194 -3.2 -0.4
11Christian Colon 136 12 5 0 0 10 10 25 0 1 .236 .304 .276 .221 -3.1 0.1
12Billy Burns 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .111 .111 .111 .086 -1.8 -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 0.5 0.1
16Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 1.5 -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
19Jarrod Dyson 239 28 10 4 1 17 22 31 20 7 .239 .316 .340 .234 2.4 0.7
20Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 3.0 0.1
21Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
22Kendrys Morales 479 44 18 0 20 58 40 98 0 0 .244 .313 .425 .260 3.3 0.3
23Drew Butera 99 12 9 0 3 12 6 24 0 0 .264 .309 .462 .266 4.3 0.5
24Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
25Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
26Alcides Escobar 559 46 20 4 3 38 23 71 14 4 .265 .295 .336 .231 7.1 0.6
27Alex Gordon 385 50 13 1 14 28 41 108 6 0 .227 .325 .397 .257 8.4 0.8
28Paulo Orlando 367 35 16 4 4 27 10 80 11 2 .309 .335 .413 .268 11.1 0.9
29Eric Hosmer 538 62 23 1 18 76 45 104 5 2 .274 .335 .436 .272 11.5 0.9
30Cheslor Cuthbert 394 40 24 1 10 40 21 78 1 0 .292 .328 .443 .272 13.8 1.2
31Lorenzo Cain 415 52 18 1 9 53 27 82 11 5 .288 .335 .411 .263 13.9 2.3
32Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 16.1 -0.2
33Salvador Perez 443 47 25 2 19 57 16 101 0 0 .257 .291 .462 .266 18.5 1.2
34Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 22.6 -0.1

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 1 0 0 9 0 10.7 5.06 2.53 16.03 0.00 0.84 0.39 2.63 2.8 0.3
2Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.18 4.81 0.1 0.0
3Kelvin Herrera 1 4 10 59 0 58.7 6.44 1.23 11.20 0.61 1.84 2.07 2.53 16.0 1.7
4Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 4.08 3.8 0.4
5Chris Young 3 8 1 27 13 80.0 9.90 4.16 9.34 2.92 5.74 6.65 4.92 3.0 0.3
6Danny Duffy 11 2 0 36 20 143.7 7.52 1.94 9.33 1.13 3.01 3.46 3.37 31.3 3.3
7Ian Kennedy 9 9 0 26 26 153.7 7.79 2.81 8.96 1.64 3.57 4.64 4.11 21.5 2.3
8Joakim Soria 4 5 1 56 0 55.3 8.46 3.74 8.95 1.30 3.74 4.36 3.90 6.7 0.7
9Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.72 3.96 3.8 0.4
10Peter Moylan 2 0 0 32 0 31.3 8.90 3.73 7.76 0.57 3.73 3.65 4.11 3.0 0.3
11Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.57 3.94 1.5 0.2
12Brian Flynn 1 1 0 24 1 40.7 6.20 3.32 7.30 0.89 2.66 3.87 4.06 4.3 0.5
13Dillon Gee 5 7 0 26 11 99.0 10.64 2.73 7.27 1.73 4.55 5.02 4.74 5.1 0.6
14Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.65 4.74 10.2 1.1
15Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.85 0.2 0.0
16Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.58 -0.6 -0.1
17Edinson Volquez 10 10 0 27 27 156.7 9.77 3.22 6.55 1.03 4.88 4.34 5.59 -3.8 -0.4
18Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 37 0 51.3 10.34 2.98 5.08 1.05 4.38 4.61 5.34 -2.0 -0.2
19Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.61 5.04 0.0 0.0