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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 10-02)
1 Chicago White Sox 73 64 .533 - 4.84 4.43 0.41 -4.3 16
2 Kansas City Royals 70 65 .519 2.0 5.16 5.33 -0.17 11.7 21
2 Minnesota Twins 71 66 .518 2.0 4.83 4.81 0.02 -1.6 28
4 Cleveland Indians 62 76 .449 11.5 4.35 4.79 -0.44 0.6 4
5 Detroit Tigers 34 102 .250 38.5 3.51 5.62 -2.11 -7.3 9



2016 Rankings

70 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 3rd in division
65 Losses is tied for 21st in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 2nd in division
.519 Win Pct is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division
5.16 RS/G is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
5.33 RA/G is 31st in MLB, 14th in league, 4th in division
-0.17 Diff/G is 26th in MLB, 12th in league, 3rd in division
11.7 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 03-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 92 70 .568 798 687 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 79 83 .488 743 765 .262 .321 .428
Minnesota Twins 78 84 .481 731 763 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 76 86 .469 708 758 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 71 91 .438 680 777 .257 .311 .398

Top offensive performers by B2

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

28 B2
Cheslor Cuthbert
Cheslor Cuthbert

28 B2
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

24 B2

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

34 GS
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

33 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

32 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
1Salvador Perez 546 57 28 2 22 64 22 119 0 0 .247 .288 .438 .245 12.7 0.8
2Cheslor Cuthbert 510 49 28 1 12 46 32 96 2 0 .274 .318 .413 .250 5.9 0.4
3Eric Hosmer 667 80 24 1 25 104 57 132 5 3 .266 .328 .433 .261 7.6 0.5
4Paulo Orlando 484 52 24 4 5 43 13 105 14 3 .302 .329 .405 .257 10.0 0.6
5Alcides Escobar 682 57 24 6 7 55 27 96 17 4 .261 .292 .350 .227 5.8 0.7
6Kendrys Morales 618 65 24 0 30 93 48 120 0 0 .263 .327 .468 .270 11.7 1.2
7Whit Merrifield 332 44 22 3 2 29 19 72 8 3 .283 .323 .392 .253 6.0 1.1
8Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 13.1 2.1
9Alex Gordon 506 62 16 2 17 40 52 148 8 1 .220 .312 .380 .240 1.6 -0.3
10Jarrod Dyson 337 46 14 8 1 25 26 39 30 7 .278 .340 .388 .250 7.1 1.2
11Drew Butera 133 18 10 1 4 16 8 36 0 0 .285 .328 .480 .268 6.0 0.6
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
13Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .217 -4.1 0.2
14Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
15Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.4 0.5
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
17Daniel Nava 12 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .091 .167 .182 .145 -0.8 -0.1
18Raul Mondesi 149 16 1 3 2 13 6 48 9 1 .185 .231 .281 .190 -5.1 -1.0
19Hunter Dozier 21 4 1 0 0 1 2 8 0 0 .211 .286 .263 .236 -0.2 -0.1
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Billy Burns 40 7 0 0 0 1 0 7 3 2 .243 .275 .243 .203 -0.9 -0.3
24Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 2 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.5 -0.1
25Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.1 -0.1
27Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.013 -0.7 -0.1
28Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .245 0.3 0.2
30Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 -0.4 -0.2
34Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
35Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 0.2 -0.1
36Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .486 1.1 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 10 11 0 34 34 189.3 10.32 3.61 6.61 1.09 5.37 4.53 4.88 10.1 1.0
2Ian Kennedy 11 11 0 33 33 195.7 7.96 3.04 8.46 1.52 3.68 4.63 4.09 27.7 2.9
3Yordano Ventura 11 12 0 32 32 186.0 9.19 3.77 6.97 1.11 4.45 4.55 4.19 24.2 2.5
4Danny Duffy 12 3 0 42 26 179.7 8.17 2.10 9.42 1.35 3.51 3.79 3.69 32.6 3.4
5Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 5.47 -3.7 -0.4
6Chris Young 3 9 1 34 13 88.7 10.56 4.36 9.54 2.84 6.19 6.58 6.47 -12.4 -1.3
7Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.34 0.1 0.0
8Jason Vargas 0 0 0 3 3 12.0 6.00 2.25 8.25 0.75 2.25 3.11 3.61 2.3 0.2
9Brian Flynn 1 2 0 36 1 55.3 6.18 3.74 7.16 0.81 2.60 3.99 3.92 6.6 0.7
10Joakim Soria 5 8 1 70 0 66.7 9.45 3.64 9.18 1.35 4.05 4.32 3.75 9.0 0.9
11Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 2.49 0.9 0.1
12Matt Strahm 2 2 0 21 0 22.0 5.32 4.50 12.27 0.00 1.23 2.02 2.77 5.4 0.6
13Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 10 0 8.3 11.88 5.40 7.56 1.08 6.48 4.79 4.59 0.4 0.0
14Brooks Pounders 2 1 0 13 0 12.7 13.50 2.13 9.24 4.26 9.24 7.92 4.60 0.5 0.1
15Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.46 -2.9 -0.3
16Wade Davis 2 1 27 45 0 43.3 6.85 3.32 9.76 0.00 1.87 2.25 2.96 9.7 1.0
17Peter Moylan 2 0 0 50 0 44.7 8.46 3.22 6.85 0.81 3.43 3.96 4.05 4.6 0.5
18Scott Alexander 0 0 0 17 0 19.0 11.37 3.32 7.58 0.47 3.32 3.21 3.91 2.2 0.2
19Kelvin Herrera 2 6 12 72 0 72.0 7.12 1.50 10.75 0.75 2.75 2.43 2.36 20.9 2.2
20Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.86 4.6 0.5
21Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 4.44 0.1 0.0

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