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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 05-29)
1 Minnesota Twins 26 21 .553 - 4.64 4.79 -0.15 2.2 11
2 Cleveland Indians 26 23 .531 1.0 4.43 4.06 0.37 -2.8 8
3 Chicago White Sox 24 26 .480 3.5 4.60 4.04 0.56 -2.5 10
4 Detroit Tigers 24 27 .471 4.0 4.69 5.10 -0.41 2.0 21
5 Kansas City Royals 21 29 .420 6.5 3.44 4.50 -1.06 2.2 27



2017 Rankings

21 Wins is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
29 Losses is tied for 27th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
.420 Win Pct is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.44 RS/G is 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.50 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
-1.06 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
2.2 Pyth O/U is tied for 7th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, tied for 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 65 48 .575 560 478 .267 .337 .436
Detroit Tigers 54 57 .486 511 521 .260 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 55 60 .478 523 547 .251 .319 .420
Chicago White Sox 51 61 .455 482 530 .253 .308 .403
Kansas City Royals 51 61 .455 474 523 .256 .312 .399

Top offensive performers by AVG

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

.300 AVG
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

.289 AVG
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.267 AVG

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

0.00 DRA
Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

0.99 DRA
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.38 DRA

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 209 23 10 1 5 18 18 30 3 0 .300 .359 .442 .291 7.6 0.9
2Whit Merrifield 133 17 2 2 6 12 8 19 5 1 .289 .341 .488 .306 9.8 0.9
3Salvador Perez 190 19 7 0 11 29 8 36 0 0 .267 .305 .494 .280 10.4 0.6
4Jorge Bonifacio 113 15 3 0 7 16 9 29 0 0 .262 .319 .495 .279 4.6 0.2
5Lorenzo Cain 205 18 9 1 2 10 24 35 12 0 .258 .351 .354 .258 7.3 1.1
6Drew Butera 41 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .256 .275 .436 .268 2.4 0.1
7Mike Moustakas 191 23 7 0 13 26 10 33 0 0 .250 .293 .506 .274 8.0 0.3
8Brandon Moss 129 15 3 0 9 14 12 42 1 0 .190 .264 .448 .253 0.2 0.0
9Alcides Escobar 203 13 10 0 0 11 5 40 0 1 .179 .206 .232 .179 -8.5 -0.6
10Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .127 -2.1 -0.1
11Alex Gordon 178 10 5 0 0 9 18 35 1 2 .176 .292 .209 .200 -6.2 -0.3
12Cheslor Cuthbert 63 1 2 0 1 4 2 15 0 0 .164 .190 .246 .172 -4.1 -0.4
13Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .204 -2.9 -0.5
14Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.1 -0.5
15Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.2 -0.5
16Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 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
1Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.95 0.00 0.0 0.0
2Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 5.95 0.99 0.4 0.0
3Mike Minor 2 1 0 21 0 27.3 5.93 2.30 9.55 0.33 2.30 2.19 2.38 8.0 0.8
4Joakim Soria 2 2 0 23 0 22.7 8.74 4.37 11.12 0.00 3.18 1.94 2.55 6.2 0.6
5Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.20 2.57 1.1 0.1
6Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.28 2.91 12.5 1.3
7Kelvin Herrera 1 1 11 21 0 21.0 9.43 1.71 9.43 2.14 3.86 4.53 3.27 4.1 0.4
8Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.58 3.60 2.3 0.2
9Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.36 4.14 9.7 1.0
10Jason Vargas 6 3 0 10 10 60.3 7.91 2.24 7.61 0.75 2.39 3.14 4.16 8.4 0.9
11Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.30 4.88 0.3 0.0
12Peter Moylan 0 0 0 24 0 17.7 10.19 4.08 6.62 1.02 8.15 4.48 4.98 0.1 0.0
13Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 8 8 42.7 6.12 4.22 7.59 1.69 4.43 5.18 5.08 1.5 0.2
14Matt Strahm 1 2 0 17 0 16.3 6.06 8.27 11.02 1.65 5.51 5.65 5.10 -0.1 0.0
15Jason Hammel 1 6 0 10 10 51.0 11.29 4.06 7.06 1.24 6.18 4.70 6.35 -5.4 -0.5
16Seth Maness 1 0 0 6 0 7.3 13.50 1.23 4.91 2.45 3.68 5.82 6.79 -1.4 -0.1
17Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.04 9.57 -11.0 -1.1
18Travis Wood 0 2 0 17 0 17.7 13.25 7.64 7.13 1.53 9.17 6.12 9.64 -9.1 -0.9

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Let It Eat: The Worst Hitter From Each Team Who Could Start for the RoyalsBen Carsley2017-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessTrevor Strunk2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: Walking CainMatthew Trueblood2017-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFlu-Like Symptoms: Payrolls: It's All RelativeRob Mains2017-04-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Five to Watch: Leadoff SurprisesGreg Wellemeyer2017-04-03
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Buyer's Guide: Jorge SolerEric Roseberry2017-04-03


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