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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 09-30)
1 Cleveland Indians 92 67 .579 - 4.83 4.22 0.61 0.3 5
2 Detroit Tigers 86 73 .541 6.0 4.70 4.50 0.20 -0.8 8
3 Kansas City Royals 81 79 .506 11.5 4.19 4.39 -0.20 12.1 21
4 Chicago White Sox 78 82 .487 14.5 4.27 4.39 -0.12 1.5 16
5 Minnesota Twins 57 103 .356 35.5 4.44 5.54 -1.10 -8.9 28



2016 Rankings

81 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
79 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
4.39 RA/G is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, tied for 2nd in division
-0.20 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
12.1 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: 10-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 1 1 .500 8 9 .261 .316 .401
Cleveland Indians 2 1 .667 13 12 .256 .325 .403
Kansas City Royals 1 1 .500 8 9 .257 .306 .381
Minnesota Twins 1 1 .500 9 9 .250 .317 .400
Detroit Tigers 1 2 .333 11 13 .264 .323 .414

Top offensive performers by AVG

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

.333 AVG
Reymond Fuentes
Reymond Fuentes

.317 AVG
Paulo Orlando
Paulo Orlando

.305 AVG

Top pitching performers by FIP

Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

8.51 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

6.58 FIP
Alec Mills
Alec Mills

6.11 FIP

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

VORP

BWARP
1Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .245 8.7 0.2
2Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
3Paulo Orlando 476 51 23 4 5 42 13 102 14 3 .305 .333 .408 .259 10.6 0.5
4Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.1
5Drew Butera 126 17 10 1 4 16 7 34 0 0 .282 .323 .487 .266 6.1 0.7
6Whit Merrifield 323 44 21 3 2 27 18 70 8 3 .281 .320 .389 .250 5.6 0.8
7Cheslor Cuthbert 503 48 28 1 11 45 31 95 2 0 .275 .319 .409 .248 5.0 0.4
8Jarrod Dyson 329 45 12 8 1 25 26 38 29 7 .271 .336 .378 .245 5.8 1.0
9Eric Hosmer 667 80 24 1 25 104 57 132 5 3 .266 .328 .433 .261 7.3 0.5
10Kendrys Morales 611 64 23 0 30 93 48 120 0 0 .265 .329 .470 .272 12.6 1.3
11Alcides Escobar 675 57 24 6 7 54 27 94 17 4 .262 .293 .352 .228 6.5 0.8
12Billy Burns 39 7 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .282 .250 .208 -0.7 -0.2
13Salvador Perez 542 57 28 2 22 64 21 118 0 0 .247 .286 .438 .244 12.3 0.6
14Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
15Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
16Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.2 0.1
17Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
18Alex Gordon 499 62 16 2 17 40 52 144 8 1 .224 .317 .386 .243 3.1 -0.4
19Hunter Dozier 21 4 1 0 0 1 2 8 0 0 .211 .286 .263 .236 -0.2 0.0
20Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 26.4 -0.1
21Raul Mondesi 149 16 1 3 2 13 6 48 9 1 .185 .231 .281 .189 -5.1 -1.0
22Daniel Nava 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .167 .286 .333 .237 0.4 0.0
23Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.1 0.0
24Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 9.4 -0.1
25Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
26Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -7.6 -0.1
27Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.022 23.4 -0.2
28Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
29Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 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 2 1 0 12 0 11.7 13.89 2.31 9.26 4.63 10.03 8.51 5.19 -0.3 0.0
2Chris Young 3 9 1 34 13 88.7 10.56 4.36 9.54 2.84 6.19 6.58 5.11 1.1 0.1
3Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 4.69 0.1 0.0
4Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 6.06 -11.9 -1.2
5Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.81 -1.2 -0.1
6Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 32 32 188.0 8.09 3.06 8.66 1.53 3.69 4.59 4.59 16.2 1.7
7Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.61 -3.7 -0.4
8Yordano Ventura 11 12 0 32 32 186.0 9.19 3.77 6.97 1.11 4.45 4.55 4.41 19.7 2.0
9Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 4.88 10.0 1.0
10Joakim Soria 5 8 1 69 0 66.3 9.50 3.66 9.09 1.36 4.07 4.36 4.13 6.3 0.6
11Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 9 0 7.7 11.74 3.52 8.22 1.17 7.04 4.15 4.52 0.4 0.0
12Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.52 6.1 0.6
13Brian Flynn 1 2 0 36 1 55.3 6.18 3.74 7.16 0.81 2.60 3.99 4.18 5.0 0.5
14Peter Moylan 2 0 0 50 0 44.7 8.46 3.22 6.85 0.81 3.43 3.96 3.85 5.6 0.6
15Danny Duffy 12 3 0 42 26 179.7 8.17 2.10 9.42 1.35 3.51 3.79 3.46 37.3 3.8
16Scott Alexander 0 0 0 16 0 18.0 11.50 3.50 7.50 0.50 3.50 3.33 3.87 2.2 0.2
17Jason Vargas 0 0 0 3 3 12.0 6.00 2.25 8.25 0.75 2.25 3.11 4.47 1.2 0.1
18Kelvin Herrera 2 6 12 72 0 72.0 7.12 1.50 10.75 0.75 2.75 2.43 2.78 17.6 1.8
19Wade Davis 2 1 27 44 0 42.3 7.02 3.40 9.57 0.00 1.91 2.33 3.82 5.5 0.6
20Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 5.66 3.92 12.63 0.00 1.31 1.75 2.77 5.1 0.5
21Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.91 0.2 0.0

BP Articles

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Transaction Analysis: Bourn AgainSteve Givarz2016-09-02
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What You Need to Know: Soft-Tossin' SalazarDaniel Rathman2016-08-02
Transaction Analysis: Royals, A's Outfield Challenge TradeDustin Palmateer2016-07-31
BP Kansas City: The Latest Struggles of an Evergreen Future Superstar Hunter Samuels2016-07-30
Raising Aces: In Awe of SouthpawsDoug Thorburn2016-07-30
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