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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 05-26)
1 Minnesota Twins 25 19 .568 - 4.52 4.50 0.02 2.3 11
2 Cleveland Indians 24 22 .522 2.0 4.35 4.13 0.22 -2.0 9
3 Detroit Tigers 22 25 .468 4.5 4.72 5.11 -0.39 2.0 21
4 Chicago White Sox 21 25 .457 5.0 4.61 4.15 0.46 -3.4 12
5 Kansas City Royals 20 27 .426 6.5 3.38 4.32 -0.94 1.9 26



2017 Rankings

20 Wins is tied for 25th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
27 Losses is tied for 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.426 Win Pct is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.38 RS/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.32 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.94 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
1.9 Pyth O/U is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 67 49 .578 577 488 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 57 58 .496 530 540 .260 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 57 61 .483 538 561 .251 .319 .420
Chicago White Sox 53 63 .457 497 550 .253 .307 .403
Kansas City Royals 52 63 .452 485 537 .256 .312 .399

Top offensive performers by B2

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

9 B2
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

8 B2
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

7 B2

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.33 DRA
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

2.36 DRA
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

2.84 DRA

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 184 12 9 0 0 8 5 36 0 0 .180 .211 .233 .178 -8.1 -0.5
2Lorenzo Cain 187 16 8 1 2 10 22 33 12 0 .259 .353 .358 .265 8.5 1.2
3Eric Hosmer 195 20 7 1 4 16 18 27 3 0 .295 .359 .415 .287 6.1 0.8
4Salvador Perez 173 17 7 0 11 28 8 31 0 0 .280 .318 .528 .296 12.3 0.9
5Mike Moustakas 172 21 6 0 11 24 7 31 0 0 .244 .279 .482 .267 6.2 0.2
6Alex Gordon 163 10 5 0 0 7 17 34 1 2 .179 .294 .214 .204 -5.0 -0.2
7Brandon Moss 118 13 3 0 8 11 10 41 1 0 .196 .263 .449 .256 0.6 0.0
8Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .201 -2.9 -0.4
9Cheslor Cuthbert 59 1 2 0 1 4 2 14 0 0 .140 .169 .228 .159 -4.6 -0.4
10Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .275 2.7 0.1
11Whit Merrifield 118 13 1 1 5 10 6 18 3 1 .259 .308 .426 .280 5.5 0.6
12Jorge Bonifacio 98 12 1 0 6 13 8 25 0 0 .258 .316 .472 .276 3.9 0.1
13Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.2 -0.5
14Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .128 -2.1 -0.1
15Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.2 -0.5

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
1Mike Minor 1 1 0 19 0 24.7 5.47 2.55 9.12 0.00 1.82 1.88 2.33 7.4 0.8
2Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.19 2.36 1.2 0.1
3Joakim Soria 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 7.84 3.48 10.89 0.00 1.74 1.68 2.84 5.0 0.5
4Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.26 2.94 12.5 1.3
5Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.56 3.51 2.4 0.2
6Kelvin Herrera 1 1 9 19 0 19.0 9.47 1.89 9.00 2.37 4.26 4.99 3.56 3.1 0.3
7Jason Vargas 5 3 0 9 9 54.7 7.24 2.14 8.07 0.66 2.30 2.86 3.62 11.0 1.1
8Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.29 3.91 11.0 1.1
9Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.29 4.80 0.4 0.0
10Matt Strahm 1 2 0 15 0 14.7 6.14 7.98 11.05 1.84 6.14 5.80 5.16 -0.2 0.0
11Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 7 7 37.7 6.21 4.30 7.65 1.67 4.06 5.17 5.18 1.1 0.1
12Peter Moylan 0 0 0 22 0 16.3 11.02 4.41 7.16 1.10 8.82 4.59 5.23 -0.4 0.0
13Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.67 6.50 -5.5 -0.6
14Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.54 9.11 -2.3 -0.2
15Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.03 9.58 -11.0 -1.1
16Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.06 10.55 -9.6 -1.0

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 SuccessTrevor Strunk2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
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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