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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 09-30)
1 Cleveland Indians 92 67 .579 - 4.83 4.22 0.61 0.3 5
2 Detroit Tigers 86 73 .541 6.0 4.70 4.50 0.20 -0.8 8
3 Kansas City Royals 81 79 .506 11.5 4.19 4.39 -0.20 12.1 21
4 Chicago White Sox 78 82 .487 14.5 4.27 4.39 -0.12 1.5 16
5 Minnesota Twins 57 103 .356 35.5 4.44 5.54 -1.10 -8.9 28



2016 Rankings

81 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
79 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.506 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.19 RS/G is tied for 22nd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
4.39 RA/G is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, tied for 2nd in division
-0.20 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
12.1 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 10-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 1 1 .500 8 9 .261 .316 .401
Cleveland Indians 2 1 .667 13 12 .256 .325 .403
Kansas City Royals 1 1 .500 8 9 .257 .306 .381
Minnesota Twins 1 1 .500 9 9 .250 .317 .400
Detroit Tigers 1 2 .333 11 13 .264 .323 .414

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.1 BWARP
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

1.3 BWARP
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

1.0 BWARP

Top pitching performers by SV

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

27 SV
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

12 SV
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

1 SV

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 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.1
2Kendrys Morales 611 64 23 0 30 93 48 120 0 0 .265 .329 .470 .272 12.6 1.3
3Jarrod Dyson 329 45 12 8 1 25 26 38 29 7 .271 .336 .378 .245 5.8 1.0
4Alcides Escobar 675 57 24 6 7 54 27 94 17 4 .262 .293 .352 .228 6.5 0.8
5Whit Merrifield 323 44 21 3 2 27 18 70 8 3 .281 .320 .389 .250 5.6 0.8
6Drew Butera 126 17 10 1 4 16 7 34 0 0 .282 .323 .487 .266 6.1 0.7
7Salvador Perez 542 57 28 2 22 64 21 118 0 0 .247 .286 .438 .244 12.3 0.6
8Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
9Paulo Orlando 476 51 23 4 5 42 13 102 14 3 .305 .333 .408 .259 10.6 0.5
10Eric Hosmer 667 80 24 1 25 104 57 132 5 3 .266 .328 .433 .261 7.3 0.5
11Cheslor Cuthbert 503 48 28 1 11 45 31 95 2 0 .275 .319 .409 .248 5.0 0.4
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
13Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
14Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
15Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .245 8.7 0.2
16Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.2 0.1
17Daniel Nava 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .167 .286 .333 .237 0.4 0.0
18Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
27Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.1 0.0
28Hunter Dozier 21 4 1 0 0 1 2 8 0 0 .211 .286 .263 .236 -0.2 0.0
29Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
30Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -7.6 -0.1
31Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 26.4 -0.1
32Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 9.4 -0.1
33Billy Burns 39 7 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .282 .250 .208 -0.7 -0.2
34Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.022 23.4 -0.2
35Alex Gordon 499 62 16 2 17 40 52 144 8 1 .224 .317 .386 .243 3.1 -0.4
36Raul Mondesi 149 16 1 3 2 13 6 48 9 1 .185 .231 .281 .189 -5.1 -1.0

Pitchers by SV descending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Descending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Wade Davis 2 1 27 44 0 42.3 7.02 3.40 9.57 0.00 1.91 2.33 3.82 5.5 0.6
2Kelvin Herrera 2 6 12 72 0 72.0 7.12 1.50 10.75 0.75 2.75 2.43 2.78 17.6 1.8
3Joakim Soria 5 8 1 69 0 66.3 9.50 3.66 9.09 1.36 4.07 4.36 4.13 6.3 0.6
4Chris Young 3 9 1 34 13 88.7 10.56 4.36 9.54 2.84 6.19 6.58 5.11 1.1 0.1
5Yordano Ventura 11 12 0 32 32 186.0 9.19 3.77 6.97 1.11 4.45 4.55 4.41 19.7 2.0
6Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 32 32 188.0 8.09 3.06 8.66 1.53 3.69 4.59 4.59 16.2 1.7
7Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 9 0 7.7 11.74 3.52 8.22 1.17 7.04 4.15 4.52 0.4 0.0
8Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.81 -1.2 -0.1
9Danny Duffy 12 3 0 42 26 179.7 8.17 2.10 9.42 1.35 3.51 3.79 3.46 37.3 3.8
10Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 5.66 3.92 12.63 0.00 1.31 1.75 2.77 5.1 0.5
11Brooks Pounders 2 1 0 12 0 11.7 13.89 2.31 9.26 4.63 10.03 8.51 5.19 -0.3 0.0
12Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.52 6.1 0.6
13Peter Moylan 2 0 0 50 0 44.7 8.46 3.22 6.85 0.81 3.43 3.96 3.85 5.6 0.6
14Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.91 0.2 0.0
15Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 4.88 10.0 1.0
16Jason Vargas 0 0 0 3 3 12.0 6.00 2.25 8.25 0.75 2.25 3.11 4.47 1.2 0.1
17Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.61 -3.7 -0.4
18Brian Flynn 1 2 0 36 1 55.3 6.18 3.74 7.16 0.81 2.60 3.99 4.18 5.0 0.5
19Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 6.06 -11.9 -1.2
20Scott Alexander 0 0 0 16 0 18.0 11.50 3.50 7.50 0.50 3.50 3.33 3.87 2.2 0.2
21Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 4.69 0.1 0.0

BP Articles

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What You Need to Know: Soft-Tossin' SalazarDaniel Rathman2016-08-02
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BP Kansas City: The Latest Struggles of an Evergreen Future Superstar Hunter Samuels2016-07-30
Raising Aces: In Awe of SouthpawsDoug Thorburn2016-07-30
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