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2017 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 05-29)
1 Minnesota Twins 26 21 .553 - 4.64 4.79 -0.15 2.2 11
2 Cleveland Indians 26 23 .531 1.0 4.43 4.06 0.37 -2.8 8
3 Chicago White Sox 24 26 .480 3.5 4.60 4.04 0.56 -2.5 10
4 Detroit Tigers 24 27 .471 4.0 4.69 5.10 -0.41 2.0 21
5 Kansas City Royals 21 29 .420 6.5 3.44 4.50 -1.06 2.2 27



2017 Rankings

21 Wins is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
29 Losses is tied for 27th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
.420 Win Pct is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.44 RS/G is 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.50 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
-1.06 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
2.2 Pyth O/U is tied for 7th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, tied for 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 65 48 .575 560 478 .267 .337 .436
Detroit Tigers 54 57 .486 511 521 .260 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 55 60 .478 523 547 .251 .319 .420
Chicago White Sox 51 61 .455 482 530 .253 .308 .403
Kansas City Royals 51 61 .455 474 523 .256 .312 .399

Top offensive performers by HR

Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

13 HR
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

11 HR
Brandon Moss
Brandon Moss

9 HR

Top pitching performers by FIP

Travis Wood
Travis Wood

6.12 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

6.04 FIP
Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

5.95 FIP

Hitters by HR descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Descending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Mike Moustakas 191 23 7 0 13 26 10 33 0 0 .250 .293 .506 .274 8.0 0.3
2Salvador Perez 190 19 7 0 11 29 8 36 0 0 .267 .305 .494 .280 10.4 0.6
3Brandon Moss 129 15 3 0 9 14 12 42 1 0 .190 .264 .448 .253 0.2 0.0
4Jorge Bonifacio 113 15 3 0 7 16 9 29 0 0 .262 .319 .495 .279 4.6 0.2
5Whit Merrifield 133 17 2 2 6 12 8 19 5 1 .289 .341 .488 .306 9.8 0.9
6Eric Hosmer 209 23 10 1 5 18 18 30 3 0 .300 .359 .442 .291 7.6 0.9
7Drew Butera 41 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .256 .275 .436 .268 2.4 0.1
8Lorenzo Cain 205 18 9 1 2 10 24 35 12 0 .258 .351 .354 .258 7.3 1.1
9Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.2 -0.5
10Cheslor Cuthbert 63 1 2 0 1 4 2 15 0 0 .164 .190 .246 .172 -4.1 -0.4
11Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .204 -2.9 -0.5
12Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .127 -2.1 -0.1
13Alcides Escobar 203 13 10 0 0 11 5 40 0 1 .179 .206 .232 .179 -8.5 -0.6
14Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Alex Gordon 178 10 5 0 0 9 18 35 1 2 .176 .292 .209 .200 -6.2 -0.3
16Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.1 -0.5

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Travis Wood 0 2 0 17 0 17.7 13.25 7.64 7.13 1.53 9.17 6.12 9.64 -9.1 -0.9
2Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.04 9.57 -11.0 -1.1
3Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 5.95 0.99 0.4 0.0
4Seth Maness 1 0 0 6 0 7.3 13.50 1.23 4.91 2.45 3.68 5.82 6.79 -1.4 -0.1
5Matt Strahm 1 2 0 17 0 16.3 6.06 8.27 11.02 1.65 5.51 5.65 5.10 -0.1 0.0
6Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 8 8 42.7 6.12 4.22 7.59 1.69 4.43 5.18 5.08 1.5 0.2
7Jason Hammel 1 6 0 10 10 51.0 11.29 4.06 7.06 1.24 6.18 4.70 6.35 -5.4 -0.5
8Kelvin Herrera 1 1 11 21 0 21.0 9.43 1.71 9.43 2.14 3.86 4.53 3.27 4.1 0.4
9Peter Moylan 0 0 0 24 0 17.7 10.19 4.08 6.62 1.02 8.15 4.48 4.98 0.1 0.0
10Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.30 4.88 0.3 0.0
11Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.28 2.91 12.5 1.3
12Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.58 3.60 2.3 0.2
13Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.36 4.14 9.7 1.0
14Jason Vargas 6 3 0 10 10 60.3 7.91 2.24 7.61 0.75 2.39 3.14 4.16 8.4 0.9
15Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.20 2.57 1.1 0.1
16Mike Minor 2 1 0 21 0 27.3 5.93 2.30 9.55 0.33 2.30 2.19 2.38 8.0 0.8
17Joakim Soria 2 2 0 23 0 22.7 8.74 4.37 11.12 0.00 3.18 1.94 2.55 6.2 0.6
18Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.95 0.00 0.0 0.0

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Let It Eat: The Worst Hitter From Each Team Who Could Start for the RoyalsBen Carsley2017-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessTrevor Strunk2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: Walking CainMatthew Trueblood2017-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFlu-Like Symptoms: Payrolls: It's All RelativeRob Mains2017-04-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Five to Watch: Leadoff SurprisesGreg Wellemeyer2017-04-03
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Buyer's Guide: Jorge SolerEric Roseberry2017-04-03


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