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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 08-24)
1 Cleveland Indians 72 53 .576 - 4.95 4.20 0.75 -0.6 5
2 Detroit Tigers 67 59 .532 5.5 4.67 4.52 0.15 0.1 10
3 Kansas City Royals 65 61 .516 7.5 3.94 4.13 -0.19 7.1 19
4 Chicago White Sox 60 65 .480 12.0 4.04 4.35 -0.31 3.9 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 77 .389 23.5 4.52 5.38 -0.86 -6.0 25



2016 Rankings

65 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
61 Losses is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
.516 Win Pct is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
3.94 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.13 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.19 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
7.1 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 21 16 .568 167 142 .257 .325 .407
Chicago White Sox 19 18 .514 160 156 .260 .316 .401
Detroit Tigers 18 18 .500 155 156 .264 .324 .413
Minnesota Twins 17 19 .472 149 162 .252 .314 .406
Kansas City Royals 16 20 .444 143 160 .258 .306 .382

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.3 BWARP
Cheslor Cuthbert
Cheslor Cuthbert

1.2 BWARP
Paulo Orlando
Paulo Orlando

1.0 BWARP

Top pitching performers by ERA

Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

13.50 ERA
Alec Mills
Alec Mills

13.50 ERA
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

7.77 ERA

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 400 50 18 1 8 52 24 81 10 5 .295 .338 .414 .264 13.7 2.3
2Cheslor Cuthbert 379 39 21 1 10 40 20 77 1 0 .292 .328 .441 .271 13.0 1.2
3Paulo Orlando 356 35 16 4 4 27 10 74 11 2 .317 .343 .423 .274 12.8 1.0
4Salvador Perez 431 45 24 2 17 54 15 97 0 0 .254 .288 .447 .261 15.9 1.0
5Eric Hosmer 522 61 23 1 17 73 42 100 5 2 .275 .333 .435 .272 11.6 0.9
6Alex Gordon 369 47 12 1 13 26 40 104 6 0 .225 .325 .391 .256 7.4 0.8
7Jarrod Dyson 228 27 10 4 1 17 20 30 18 6 .245 .318 .350 .237 2.8 0.8
8Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
9Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
10Drew Butera 95 12 9 0 3 12 6 23 0 0 .264 .312 .471 .273 4.7 0.4
11Kendrys Morales 469 43 18 0 20 57 40 97 0 0 .244 .316 .429 .262 3.9 0.4
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
13Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
14Alcides Escobar 543 44 16 4 2 35 22 69 14 4 .259 .289 .318 .223 2.5 0.3
15Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
16Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.8 0.1
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
19Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Matthew Strahm 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
22Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
25Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 24.8 0.0
26Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 -1.3 -0.1
27Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.4 -0.1
28Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
29Christian Colon 127 12 5 0 0 10 10 23 0 1 .243 .310 .287 .227 -2.3 -0.1
30Billy Burns 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .094 -1.6 -0.2
31Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 1.3 -0.2
32Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 11.0 -0.2
33Raul Mondesi 86 7 1 2 1 7 3 27 4 0 .195 .235 .299 .201 -2.9 -0.3

Pitchers by ERA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Descending
ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.17 4.75 0.1 0.0
2Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.60 5.12 0.0 0.0
3Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.15 5.66 -0.8 -0.1
4Chris Young 3 8 1 25 13 77.7 9.62 4.29 9.39 3.01 5.91 6.79 4.89 3.2 0.3
5Edinson Volquez 9 10 0 26 26 151.7 9.91 3.26 6.65 1.07 5.04 4.35 4.42 16.0 1.7
6Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.56 4.01 1.4 0.1
7Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 35 0 46.3 10.49 2.91 5.05 1.17 4.66 4.76 5.90 -4.7 -0.5
8Dillon Gee 5 6 0 25 10 93.7 10.76 2.88 7.40 1.83 4.52 5.18 4.60 6.2 0.7
9Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.64 4.93 7.1 0.8
10Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.01 3.43 6.4 0.7
11Joakim Soria 4 5 1 55 0 54.3 8.45 3.64 9.11 1.33 3.81 4.31 3.76 7.3 0.8
12Ian Kennedy 8 9 0 25 25 148.3 7.52 2.79 8.80 1.70 3.58 4.75 4.02 22.2 2.4
13Peter Moylan 2 0 0 30 0 30.7 8.51 3.82 7.92 0.59 3.52 3.65 3.76 4.2 0.4
14Brian Flynn 1 1 0 23 1 39.7 6.35 3.40 7.03 0.91 2.72 3.98 4.10 4.0 0.4
15Danny Duffy 11 1 0 35 19 138.7 7.20 1.88 9.54 0.97 2.66 3.16 3.25 31.8 3.4
16Kelvin Herrera 1 4 8 57 0 56.7 6.35 1.27 11.28 0.64 1.91 2.09 2.37 16.4 1.8
17Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.71 3.93 3.9 0.4
18Matthew Strahm 1 0 0 8 0 9.3 4.82 2.89 16.39 0.00 0.96 0.42 2.76 2.3 0.2
19Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.60 3.88 0.2 0.0