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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 05-25)
1 Minnesota Twins 25 18 .581 - 4.58 4.49 0.09 2.4 11
2 Cleveland Indians 24 21 .533 2.0 4.36 4.09 0.27 -1.9 8
3 Detroit Tigers 22 24 .478 4.5 4.78 5.04 -0.26 1.8 20
4 Chicago White Sox 20 25 .444 6.0 4.53 4.20 0.33 -3.2 13
5 Kansas City Royals 19 27 .413 7.5 3.33 4.33 -1.00 1.9 26



2017 Rankings

19 Wins is tied for 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
27 Losses is tied for 27th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
.413 Win Pct is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.33 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.33 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-1.00 Diff/G is tied for 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
1.9 Pyth O/U is 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 67 50 .573 578 493 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 57 59 .491 535 544 .260 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 57 62 .479 541 565 .252 .320 .421
Kansas City Royals 53 63 .457 488 541 .256 .311 .398
Chicago White Sox 53 64 .453 501 554 .253 .307 .402

Top offensive performers by OBP

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

.359 OBP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.353 OBP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.318 OBP

Top Pitching Performers by BB9

Seth Maness
Seth Maness

1.80 BB9
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

1.89 BB9
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

2.14 BB9

Hitters by OBP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Descending
OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 195 20 7 1 4 16 18 27 3 0 .295 .359 .415 .287 6.1 0.8
2Lorenzo Cain 187 16 8 1 2 10 22 33 12 0 .259 .353 .358 .265 8.5 1.2
3Salvador Perez 173 17 7 0 11 28 8 31 0 0 .280 .318 .528 .296 12.3 0.9
4Jorge Bonifacio 98 12 1 0 6 13 8 25 0 0 .258 .316 .472 .276 3.9 0.1
5Whit Merrifield 118 13 1 1 5 10 6 18 3 1 .259 .308 .426 .280 5.5 0.6
6Alex Gordon 163 10 5 0 0 7 17 34 1 2 .179 .294 .214 .204 -5.0 -0.2
7Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .201 -2.9 -0.4
8Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .275 2.7 0.1
9Mike Moustakas 172 21 6 0 11 24 7 31 0 0 .244 .279 .482 .267 6.2 0.2
10Brandon Moss 118 13 3 0 8 11 10 41 1 0 .196 .263 .449 .256 0.6 0.0
11Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .128 -2.1 -0.1
12Alcides Escobar 184 12 9 0 0 8 5 36 0 0 .180 .211 .233 .178 -8.1 -0.5
13Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.2 -0.5
14Cheslor Cuthbert 59 1 2 0 1 4 2 14 0 0 .140 .169 .228 .159 -4.6 -0.4
15Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.2 -0.5
16Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by BB9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Ascending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.54 9.11 -2.3 -0.2
2Kelvin Herrera 1 1 9 19 0 19.0 9.47 1.89 9.00 2.37 4.26 4.99 3.56 3.1 0.3
3Jason Vargas 5 3 0 9 9 54.7 7.24 2.14 8.07 0.66 2.30 2.86 3.62 11.0 1.1
4Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.56 3.51 2.4 0.2
5Mike Minor 1 1 0 19 0 24.7 5.47 2.55 9.12 0.00 1.82 1.88 2.33 7.4 0.8
6Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.26 2.94 12.5 1.3
7Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.29 3.91 11.0 1.1
8Joakim Soria 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 7.84 3.48 10.89 0.00 1.74 1.68 2.84 5.0 0.5
9Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.67 6.50 -5.5 -0.6
10Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 7 7 37.7 6.21 4.30 7.65 1.67 4.06 5.17 5.18 1.1 0.1
11Peter Moylan 0 0 0 22 0 16.3 11.02 4.41 7.16 1.10 8.82 4.59 5.23 -0.4 0.0
12Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.03 9.58 -11.0 -1.1
13Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.19 2.36 1.2 0.1
14Matt Strahm 1 2 0 15 0 14.7 6.14 7.98 11.05 1.84 6.14 5.80 5.16 -0.2 0.0
15Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.06 10.55 -9.6 -1.0
16Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.29 4.80 0.4 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 BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
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
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
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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