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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 06-22)
1 Cleveland Indians 39 32 .549 - 4.83 4.04 0.79 -4.7 6
2 Minnesota Twins 36 34 .514 2.5 4.64 5.34 -0.70 5.2 20
3 Kansas City Royals 35 36 .493 4.0 3.97 4.45 -0.48 4.7 21
4 Chicago White Sox 32 39 .451 7.0 4.68 4.55 0.13 -3.7 13
5 Detroit Tigers 32 40 .444 7.5 4.82 5.08 -0.26 -1.7 19



2017 Rankings

35 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, 3rd in division
36 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.493 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.45 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.48 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.7 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 53 38 .582 456 380 .268 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 44 46 .489 415 427 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 44 48 .478 418 437 .251 .319 .419
Chicago White Sox 42 49 .462 397 432 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 41 50 .451 382 424 .256 .310 .401

Top offensive performers by B3

Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

3 B3
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2 B3
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

1 B3

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

2.52 DRA
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.57 DRA
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

2.69 DRA

Hitters by B3 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B
Sorted Descending
3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Whit Merrifield 219 25 8 3 6 26 12 27 7 1 .289 .330 .448 .291 13.8 1.3
2Lorenzo Cain 292 39 12 2 10 27 30 51 14 0 .282 .360 .459 .293 20.9 2.9
3Eric Hosmer 297 39 17 1 8 30 26 50 3 0 .305 .364 .465 .297 13.1 1.4
4Drew Butera 64 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .242 .254 .387 .243 2.5 0.1
5Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.3 -0.1
6Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
7Ramon Torres 19 4 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 .294 .368 .412 .265 -0.1 -0.1
8Jorge Bonifacio 200 27 7 0 10 25 15 54 0 0 .246 .305 .448 .261 4.6 -0.2
9Cheslor Cuthbert 91 4 4 0 1 10 2 24 0 0 .202 .220 .281 .191 -4.0 -0.4
10Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
12Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.027 -0.4 -0.1
14Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
15Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
17Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.059 -0.7 -0.1
19Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Brandon Moss 169 16 4 0 9 15 16 55 1 0 .184 .260 .388 .230 -4.0 -0.5
21Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .174 0.2 0.1
22Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Alcides Escobar 289 23 14 0 1 18 6 59 2 2 .200 .221 .262 .188 -8.8 -0.6
24Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.337 -0.5 -0.1
25Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Alex Gordon 252 22 9 0 3 13 25 51 1 2 .188 .295 .271 .216 -5.1 -0.1
27Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .137 -4.4 -0.5
28Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .748 1.3 0.0
29Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Salvador Perez 257 30 13 0 15 42 10 45 0 0 .292 .324 .533 .291 17.1 1.2
31Mike Moustakas 274 35 13 0 19 46 14 49 0 0 .276 .314 .549 .295 17.5 1.1
32Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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
1Scott Alexander 0 1 0 16 0 25.0 6.12 2.52 7.20 0.36 1.44 2.86 2.52 7.4 0.7
2Mike Minor 3 1 0 30 0 37.3 6.27 2.65 8.92 0.24 1.93 2.43 2.57 10.8 1.1
3Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.35 2.69 1.1 0.1
4Joakim Soria 3 2 0 31 0 29.0 9.00 3.72 11.79 0.00 3.41 1.72 2.81 7.6 0.8
5Kelvin Herrera 1 2 17 31 0 30.0 9.60 1.50 9.00 2.10 4.50 4.63 3.20 6.6 0.7
6Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.42 3.42 10.9 1.1
7Peter Moylan 0 0 0 32 0 23.0 9.39 3.91 8.22 0.78 6.65 3.84 3.61 4.0 0.4
8Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.73 3.73 5.2 0.5
9Jason Vargas 10 3 0 14 14 87.3 8.14 2.06 7.01 0.62 2.27 3.19 3.85 16.9 1.7
10Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.51 4.54 7.9 0.8
11Jason Hammel 4 6 0 14 14 78.3 10.11 2.76 6.78 1.15 4.83 4.40 4.83 6.5 0.7
12Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 5 0 8.3 6.48 2.16 3.24 0.00 3.24 3.10 5.02 0.1 0.0
13Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.58 5.59 -0.1 0.0
14Jake Junis 2 1 0 6 4 22.7 11.12 4.37 7.54 2.38 5.56 6.72 6.09 -1.4 -0.1
15Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.00 6.22 -0.7 -0.1
16Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.93 7.65 -2.7 -0.3
17Travis Wood 1 2 0 24 0 27.7 10.73 5.86 6.83 0.98 6.51 4.94 7.96 -8.6 -0.9
18Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.17 8.82 -11.8 -1.2
19Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.10 10.51 -0.6 -0.1

BP Articles

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