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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 06-28)
1 Cleveland Indians 46 30 .605 - 4.92 3.76 1.16 -1.1 2
2 Kansas City Royals 40 36 .526 6.0 4.09 4.29 -0.20 3.4 19
3 Detroit Tigers 38 38 .500 8.0 4.72 4.87 -0.15 -0.9 16
4 Chicago White Sox 38 39 .494 8.5 4.10 4.27 -0.17 1.8 14
5 Minnesota Twins 25 51 .329 21.0 4.03 5.45 -1.42 -3.5 27



2016 Rankings

40 Wins is tied for 12th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
36 Losses is tied for 10th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.526 Win Pct is tied for 11th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
4.09 RS/G is tied for 23rd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 4th in division
4.29 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
-0.20 Diff/G is 19th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
3.4 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 48 38 .558 379 329 .258 .323 .407
Chicago White Sox 44 41 .518 366 355 .260 .316 .404
Detroit Tigers 42 44 .488 368 373 .263 .321 .410
Minnesota Twins 41 45 .477 359 377 .253 .316 .404
Kansas City Royals 40 46 .465 341 371 .261 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by B2

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

16 B2
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

15 B2
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

12 B2

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

16 GS
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

15 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

14 GS

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

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 314 42 16 1 12 48 27 61 4 1 .310 .369 .500 .307 17.1 1.4
2Salvador Perez 261 29 15 2 12 37 11 60 0 0 .297 .330 .520 .301 18.9 1.6
3Lorenzo Cain 303 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .291 .337 .418 .261 10.4 2.1
4Kendrys Morales 278 27 11 0 10 37 22 54 0 0 .243 .309 .406 .253 0.4 0.0
5Alcides Escobar 342 27 11 2 1 19 10 48 10 4 .258 .281 .314 .215 -1.1 -0.3
6Whit Merrifield 150 22 10 1 2 13 5 30 4 1 .317 .340 .441 .275 6.5 0.8
7Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
8Paulo Orlando 184 15 9 3 1 15 5 38 5 1 .351 .377 .454 .303 11.6 1.2
9Drew Butera 54 9 7 0 2 8 4 10 0 0 .306 .358 .571 .317 5.1 0.6
10Alex Gordon 179 21 6 0 5 11 16 54 3 0 .213 .313 .348 .241 0.0 -0.2
11Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
12Cheslor Cuthbert 170 18 5 0 7 18 8 38 1 0 .273 .308 .435 .258 1.7 0.4
13Brett Eibner 41 6 5 0 1 7 3 11 0 0 .297 .350 .514 .301 2.5 0.3
14Jarrod Dyson 142 16 5 1 0 8 12 16 12 3 .252 .326 .309 .226 -0.3 0.6
15Christian Colon 67 4 2 0 0 3 5 12 0 1 .274 .328 .306 .237 -0.9 0.0
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.7 0.2
17Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Dillon Gee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .121 0.0 0.0
21Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
22Ian Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 -0.1
23Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Edinson Volquez 7 7 0 16 16 92.7 9.62 3.50 7.09 0.97 5.15 4.21 5.29 0.3 0.0
2Ian Kennedy 6 6 0 15 15 88.7 7.71 2.94 8.63 1.93 3.96 5.20 3.95 13.4 1.4
3Yordano Ventura 6 4 0 14 14 79.3 8.74 4.08 6.69 1.13 4.54 4.74 5.34 -0.2 0.0
4Chris Young 2 7 0 13 11 53.7 10.23 3.86 9.22 3.52 6.54 7.44 5.86 -3.4 -0.4
5Danny Duffy 3 1 0 25 9 66.7 7.56 2.16 10.66 1.49 3.24 3.75 2.91 17.1 1.8
6Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.85 -1.4 -0.2
7Dillon Gee 2 2 0 15 4 49.0 10.84 3.31 7.71 1.84 4.04 5.28 5.13 -0.2 0.0
8Wade Davis 1 0 18 28 0 27.3 4.94 3.62 8.56 0.00 0.99 2.64 3.79 3.5 0.4
9Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 4.20 0.1 0.0
10Joakim Soria 3 3 1 35 0 36.0 7.50 3.50 8.00 0.75 3.00 3.67 4.17 3.0 0.3
11Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.61 5.62 -0.1 0.0
12Brian Flynn 1 0 0 7 0 13.3 5.40 4.05 8.77 0.68 3.38 3.49 3.99 1.4 0.1
13Luke Hochevar 1 1 0 31 0 29.7 6.37 1.82 10.31 1.21 3.03 3.49 2.94 6.6 0.7
14Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.37 0.8 0.1
15Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 37 0 36.7 6.38 1.47 11.29 0.49 1.47 1.97 2.48 10.0 1.1
16Chien-Ming Wang 4 0 0 23 0 30.0 9.60 3.00 5.70 1.20 3.90 4.58 5.17 -0.8 -0.1
17Peter Moylan 2 0 0 12 0 17.7 10.19 2.55 8.15 0.51 3.57 3.06 4.54 0.8 0.1

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