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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 07-29)
1 Cleveland Indians 58 42 .580 - 4.91 4.05 0.86 -0.9 6
2 Detroit Tigers 54 48 .529 5.0 4.75 4.70 0.05 0.6 11
3 Chicago White Sox 50 53 .485 9.5 3.97 4.27 -0.30 3.6 19
4 Kansas City Royals 49 53 .480 10.0 3.92 4.47 -0.55 5.4 22
5 Minnesota Twins 39 63 .382 20.0 4.41 5.20 -0.79 -5.4 25



2016 Rankings

49 Wins is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
53 Losses is tied for 21st in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
.480 Win Pct is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.92 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.47 RA/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.55 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 4th in division
5.4 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 36 26 .581 279 237 .257 .326 .405
Chicago White Sox 29 30 .492 250 250 .260 .315 .402
Detroit Tigers 30 30 .500 258 260 .263 .322 .409
Minnesota Twins 30 30 .500 258 262 .252 .315 .405
Kansas City Royals 27 33 .450 236 266 .259 .309 .382

Top offensive performers by BB

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

34 BB
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

30 BB
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

29 BB

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.48 DRA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

3.03 DRA
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

3.36 DRA

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 419 50 19 1 13 54 34 83 4 1 .283 .341 .440 .279 12.1 0.8
2Kendrys Morales 378 38 15 0 16 49 30 80 0 0 .246 .315 .431 .261 2.7 0.3
3Alex Gordon 277 31 9 1 7 16 29 77 5 0 .209 .314 .343 .239 0.4 -0.2
4Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9
5Alcides Escobar 445 33 14 3 1 25 17 61 14 4 .255 .284 .311 .218 -1.1 -0.3
6Jarrod Dyson 204 23 10 3 1 15 17 25 14 5 .250 .320 .356 .239 2.6 0.8
7Salvador Perez 352 39 20 2 15 45 15 84 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 19.0 1.3
8Cheslor Cuthbert 271 28 14 0 9 33 13 56 1 0 .298 .330 .459 .273 8.7 0.9
9Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
10Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.0 -0.1
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
13Paulo Orlando 265 22 12 3 2 22 6 53 7 1 .324 .348 .419 .279 10.2 0.7
14Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.8 0.3
15Drew Butera 75 11 9 0 2 9 6 16 0 0 .294 .351 .515 .302 5.8 0.6
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
19Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
23Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
24Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
28Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
29Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
30Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
31Raul Mondesi 10 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 .300 .300 .300 .176 -1.0 -0.1

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
1Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 46 0 45.7 6.50 1.38 11.23 0.39 1.58 1.78 2.48 12.4 1.3
2Danny Duffy 6 1 0 30 14 100.7 7.78 1.97 9.83 1.16 3.22 3.48 3.03 24.7 2.7
3Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.36 6.5 0.7
4Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.85 0.2 0.0
5Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.59 3.90 3.7 0.4
6Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
7Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.31 4.10 15.4 1.6
8Joakim Soria 4 4 1 43 0 43.0 8.79 4.19 8.58 1.47 4.19 4.79 4.11 3.9 0.4
9Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.73 4.15 2.9 0.3
10Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.98 4.48 1.2 0.1
11Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.49 11.4 1.2
12Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.50 0.2 0.0
13Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.87 0.0 0.0
14Yordano Ventura 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.58 3.62 6.77 1.34 4.88 4.86 4.92 5.0 0.5
15Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.51 -3.1 -0.3
16Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.51 5.59 -2.6 -0.3
17Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.71 -1.1 -0.1
18Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.82 -4.1 -0.4

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