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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 06-30)
1 Cleveland Indians 48 30 .615 - 4.88 3.68 1.20 -0.9 2
2 Kansas City Royals 42 36 .538 6.0 4.08 4.23 -0.15 4.0 20
3 Detroit Tigers 40 38 .513 8.0 4.86 4.87 -0.01 -0.4 14
4 Chicago White Sox 40 39 .506 8.5 4.19 4.30 -0.11 2.5 15
5 Minnesota Twins 25 53 .321 23.0 4.06 5.50 -1.44 -4.3 27



2016 Rankings

42 Wins is tied for 9th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 2nd in division
36 Losses is tied for 9th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
.538 Win Pct is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
4.08 RS/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 4th in division
4.23 RA/G is tied for 10th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
-0.15 Diff/G is 19th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
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: 07-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 48 36 .571 373 321 .258 .323 .407
Chicago White Sox 43 40 .518 357 343 .261 .316 .403
Detroit Tigers 42 42 .500 360 363 .263 .321 .410
Minnesota Twins 40 44 .476 351 369 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 38 46 .452 331 364 .261 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by CS

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

4 CS
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4 CS
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

3 CS

Top pitching performers by G

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

39 G
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

36 G
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

33 G

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
1Alcides Escobar 358 28 12 2 1 21 10 49 11 4 .261 .282 .318 .217 -1.4 -0.4
2Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.3 2.0
3Jarrod Dyson 152 16 7 1 0 9 14 16 12 3 .260 .338 .328 .236 1.1 0.8
4Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.7 0.2
5Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
6Christian Colon 78 5 2 0 0 4 7 13 0 1 .282 .346 .310 .254 -0.4 0.1
7Whit Merrifield 162 24 11 1 2 14 5 33 5 1 .306 .327 .427 .274 7.2 0.9
8Paulo Orlando 192 16 9 3 1 16 5 39 5 1 .335 .361 .434 .295 10.6 1.0
9Eric Hosmer 330 43 17 1 12 48 29 66 4 1 .305 .367 .490 .303 16.9 1.3
10Salvador Perez 271 29 15 2 12 37 11 63 0 0 .289 .321 .504 .293 17.4 1.6
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 0.4
13Cheslor Cuthbert 181 19 6 0 7 20 9 39 1 0 .269 .306 .427 .255 1.5 0.4
14Brett Eibner 43 6 5 0 1 7 3 12 0 0 .282 .333 .487 .288 2.1 0.2
15Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Dillon Gee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .121 0.0 0.0
18Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
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 0.0
21Kendrys Morales 290 30 13 0 11 39 22 56 0 0 .262 .324 .437 .268 4.9 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 59 9 7 0 2 8 5 10 0 0 .302 .362 .547 .312 5.4 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 191 22 6 0 5 11 17 56 3 0 .211 .309 .337 .236 -0.7 -0.2
28Ian Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 -0.1
29Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0

Pitchers by G descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV
Sorted Descending
G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 39 0 38.7 6.05 1.63 11.41 0.47 1.40 1.97 2.51 10.5 1.1
2Joakim Soria 3 3 1 36 0 37.0 7.54 3.65 7.78 0.97 3.16 4.11 4.43 2.2 0.2
3Luke Hochevar 1 1 0 33 0 31.0 6.39 2.03 10.16 1.16 2.90 3.52 2.96 6.9 0.7
4Wade Davis 1 0 19 30 0 29.3 5.52 3.68 8.59 0.00 1.23 2.66 3.89 3.5 0.4
5Danny Duffy 3 1 0 25 9 66.7 7.56 2.16 10.66 1.49 3.24 3.76 2.68 19.0 2.0
6Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 24 0 32.0 9.00 2.81 5.62 1.12 3.66 4.45 4.94 0.1 0.0
7Edinson Volquez 7 7 0 17 17 99.3 9.51 3.35 6.98 0.91 4.80 4.10 5.05 3.3 0.4
8Dillon Gee 3 2 0 16 4 51.0 10.59 3.18 7.94 1.94 4.06 5.35 5.13 -0.1 0.0
9Yordano Ventura 6 5 0 15 15 84.7 8.93 4.15 6.70 1.17 5.00 4.86 5.47 -1.1 -0.1
10Ian Kennedy 6 6 0 15 15 88.7 7.71 2.94 8.63 1.93 3.96 5.22 3.94 13.9 1.5
11Chris Young 2 7 0 14 12 57.7 9.68 4.53 9.36 3.43 6.24 7.52 5.75 -2.8 -0.3
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 13 0 18.7 10.12 2.89 8.20 0.48 3.38 3.13 4.63 0.7 0.1
13Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.60 4.39 0.8 0.1
14Brian Flynn 1 0 0 8 0 16.0 5.06 3.94 7.88 0.56 2.81 3.51 4.09 1.5 0.2
15Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.19 5.83 -1.3 -0.1
16Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.13 4.21 0.1 0.0
17Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.63 5.62 0.0 0.0

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