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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: 05-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 66 49 .574 570 485 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 56 57 .496 521 531 .259 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 56 61 .479 534 556 .251 .319 .421
Chicago White Sox 52 62 .456 490 540 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 52 62 .456 482 533 .256 .312 .399

Top offensive performers by B2

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

9 B2
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

9 B2
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

8 B2

Top pitching performers by SO9

Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

13.50 SO9
Matt Strahm
Matt Strahm

11.05 SO9
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

10.80 SO9

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
1Lorenzo Cain 192 17 9 1 2 10 22 33 12 0 .263 .354 .365 .267 9.3 1.3
2Alcides Escobar 189 12 9 0 0 8 5 37 0 0 .175 .205 .226 .174 -8.9 -0.6
3Eric Hosmer 199 22 8 1 4 16 18 28 3 0 .300 .362 .422 .293 7.4 0.9
4Mike Moustakas 177 22 7 0 12 25 7 32 0 0 .249 .282 .503 .273 7.4 0.2
5Salvador Perez 177 17 7 0 11 28 8 34 0 0 .273 .311 .515 .292 11.9 0.9
6Alex Gordon 167 10 5 0 0 7 17 35 1 2 .175 .293 .210 .203 -5.5 -0.2
7Brandon Moss 122 14 3 0 9 14 10 42 1 0 .198 .262 .468 .261 1.3 0.1
8Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .201 -2.9 -0.4
9Jorge Bonifacio 102 13 2 0 6 15 9 25 0 0 .272 .333 .489 .287 5.1 0.2
10Cheslor Cuthbert 59 1 2 0 1 4 2 14 0 0 .140 .169 .228 .159 -4.5 -0.4
11Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .277 2.8 0.1
12Whit Merrifield 122 13 1 1 5 10 6 18 4 1 .268 .314 .429 .280 5.8 0.6
13Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .139 -4.1 -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 SO9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9
Sorted Descending
SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.18 2.42 1.2 0.1
2Matt Strahm 1 2 0 15 0 14.7 6.14 7.98 11.05 1.84 6.14 5.80 5.22 -0.3 0.0
3Joakim Soria 2 1 0 21 0 21.7 7.89 3.74 10.80 0.00 1.66 1.78 2.80 5.3 0.5
4Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.26 2.99 12.2 1.2
5Mike Minor 2 1 0 20 0 26.7 5.40 2.36 9.45 0.00 1.69 1.73 2.11 8.6 0.9
6Kelvin Herrera 1 1 10 20 0 20.0 9.45 1.80 9.00 2.25 4.05 4.78 3.30 3.8 0.4
7Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.28 4.94 0.3 0.0
8Jason Vargas 5 3 0 9 9 54.7 7.24 2.14 8.07 0.66 2.30 2.86 3.83 9.6 1.0
9Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 8 8 42.7 6.12 4.22 7.59 1.69 4.43 5.16 4.38 4.9 0.5
10Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.67 6.62 -6.3 -0.6
11Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.29 4.00 10.1 1.0
12Peter Moylan 0 0 0 22 0 16.3 11.02 4.41 7.16 1.10 8.82 4.59 5.31 -0.5 -0.1
13Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.02 9.72 -11.4 -1.2
14Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.06 10.69 -9.9 -1.0
15Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.53 9.28 -2.4 -0.2
16Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.56 3.50 2.4 0.2

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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