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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 07-21)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 38 .596 - 5.02 4.01 1.01 -0.8 2
2 Detroit Tigers 49 46 .516 7.5 4.62 4.69 -0.07 0.4 12
3 Kansas City Royals 47 47 .500 9.0 4.02 4.37 -0.35 4.2 21
4 Chicago White Sox 46 49 .484 10.5 4.04 4.31 -0.27 1.9 17
5 Minnesota Twins 35 60 .368 21.5 4.37 5.24 -0.87 -5.1 24



2016 Rankings

47 Wins is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
47 Losses is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.02 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.37 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
-0.35 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.2 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: 07-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 39 29 .574 306 260 .258 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 34 33 .507 287 282 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 33 34 .493 288 289 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 32 35 .478 282 294 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 31 37 .456 271 299 .260 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by CS

Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

4 CS
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

4 CS
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4 CS

Bottom pitching performers by GS

Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

0 GS
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0 GS
Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

0 GS

Hitters by CS descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB
Sorted Descending
CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Jarrod Dyson 194 22 10 2 1 14 17 22 13 4 .259 .332 .359 .245 3.6 0.9
2Alcides Escobar 416 31 14 3 1 23 14 55 12 4 .256 .282 .315 .215 -2.6 -0.8
3Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.1
4Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
5Whit Merrifield 214 30 15 1 2 16 10 47 5 1 .275 .308 .387 .254 5.1 0.7
6Paulo Orlando 239 18 10 3 1 20 5 50 5 1 .311 .336 .395 .268 6.5 0.4
7Christian Colon 104 7 4 0 0 9 9 17 0 1 .253 .317 .295 .229 -2.2 0.0
8Eric Hosmer 390 49 19 1 13 51 32 77 4 1 .299 .356 .468 .293 16.4 1.4
9Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
10Salvador Perez 331 37 19 2 14 43 15 77 0 0 .277 .314 .486 .284 19.8 1.7
11Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
13Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
14Cheslor Cuthbert 242 26 12 0 8 32 11 51 1 0 .298 .328 .456 .272 7.3 0.9
15Brett Eibner 70 11 6 0 3 10 5 19 0 0 .266 .319 .500 .286 3.3 0.4
16Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
18Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
19Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
21Kendrys Morales 350 37 13 0 15 47 27 73 0 0 .253 .320 .437 .264 4.8 0.5
22Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
23Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Drew Butera 69 11 9 0 2 9 6 13 0 0 .306 .368 .548 .317 6.6 0.7
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
27Alex Gordon 250 27 8 0 7 16 25 72 4 0 .204 .308 .338 .235 -0.8 -0.1
28Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
29Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
30Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0

Pitchers by GS ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Ascending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Luke Hochevar 2 2 0 38 0 36.0 7.50 2.25 9.75 1.25 3.75 3.77 3.38 6.3 0.7
2Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 43 0 42.7 6.33 1.48 11.39 0.42 1.69 1.85 2.48 11.7 1.3
3Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.14 4.57 0.2 0.0
4Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.63 4.93 0.0 0.0
5Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.60 4.04 1.3 0.1
6Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.12 4.65 0.8 0.1
7Wade Davis 1 0 20 32 0 30.7 5.28 3.52 8.51 0.00 1.17 2.61 3.99 3.3 0.4
8Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.14 3.86 0.1 0.0
9Joakim Soria 3 4 1 41 0 40.0 8.32 3.83 8.32 1.35 3.60 4.59 4.14 3.6 0.4
10Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 29 0 39.0 9.46 2.54 5.54 1.15 3.69 4.42 5.23 -1.2 -0.1
11Brian Flynn 1 1 0 14 1 28.7 7.22 2.83 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.62 3.81 3.8 0.4
12Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.85 5.22 -0.8 -0.1
13Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.19 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
14Danny Duffy 5 1 0 28 12 88.0 7.77 1.84 10.33 1.23 3.27 3.43 3.10 21.2 2.3
15Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.85 5.74 -3.2 -0.3
16Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 18 18 101.3 9.06 3.64 6.66 1.15 4.97 4.66 5.21 1.5 0.2
17Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.38 4.15 14.5 1.6
18Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 20 20 118.3 9.05 3.35 6.92 0.91 4.72 4.13 4.43 12.0 1.3

BP Articles

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BP Kansas City: Homers Are Back, Royals SufferDavid Lesky2016-07-16
Prospectus Feature: The Nightmare of Becoming a Fun Fact MachineAaron Gleeman2016-07-07
BP Wrigleyville: Understanding the Misunderstood Kris BryantMatthew Trueblood2016-07-03
Prospectus Feature: How To Fight CrimeHenry Druschel2016-06-27
Players Prefer Presentation: I Care About All-Star VotingMeg Rowley2016-06-23
What You Need to Know: How Could They Be So Bartless?Emma Baccellieri2016-06-22
The Call-Up: Cody ReedGeorge Bissell2016-06-20
The Call-Up: Cody ReedKourage Kundahl2016-06-20
What You Need to Know: Tough Guys ToughNicolas Stellini2016-06-08
Rubbing Mud: What'll It Take to Make the Royals Sellers? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-06


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