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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 04-24)
1 Detroit Tigers 10 8 .556 - 4.67 5.44 -0.77 2.2 19
1 Cleveland Indians 10 8 .556 - 4.83 4.33 0.50 -1.1 4
3 Chicago White Sox 9 9 .500 1.0 3.72 3.44 0.28 1.5 22
4 Minnesota Twins 9 10 .474 1.5 4.05 3.84 0.21 -0.8 15
5 Kansas City Royals 7 12 .368 3.5 2.47 3.79 -1.32 0.7 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is tied for 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
12 Losses is tied for 26th in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
.368 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.47 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.79 RA/G is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
-1.32 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
0.7 Pyth O/U is tied for 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 82 62 .569 713 610 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 71 73 .493 667 675 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 69 74 .483 651 672 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 66 78 .458 619 682 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 64 79 .448 605 680 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by OBP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.429 OBP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

.329 OBP
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

.280 OBP

Top pitching performers by H9

Matt Strahm
Matt Strahm

16.88 H9
Travis Wood
Travis Wood

15.19 H9
Chris Young
Chris Young

14.29 H9

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

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 77 5 4 0 0 4 13 13 6 0 .312 .429 .375 .287 5.2 0.6
2Mike Moustakas 70 10 2 0 6 10 4 13 0 0 .288 .329 .591 .301 4.6 0.3
3Whit Merrifield 25 2 0 1 1 2 2 3 1 0 .217 .280 .435 .259 0.5 0.0
4Salvador Perez 68 6 1 0 5 8 2 14 0 0 .246 .265 .492 .252 2.0 0.1
5Alex Gordon 81 5 3 0 0 4 5 16 0 1 .178 .259 .219 .180 -4.4 -0.3
6Eric Hosmer 79 3 1 0 1 5 6 11 0 0 .192 .253 .247 .179 -5.8 -0.5
7Brandon Moss 56 3 0 0 2 3 7 22 1 0 .125 .232 .250 .183 -4.6 -0.5
8Alcides Escobar 70 2 4 0 0 1 3 16 0 0 .182 .217 .242 .172 -3.6 -0.3
9Jorge Bonifacio 10 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .500 .220 -0.2 0.0
10Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
11Cheslor Cuthbert 27 1 0 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 .120 .185 .240 .140 -2.6 -0.3
12Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.3 -0.4
13Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.8 -0.5
14Christian Colon 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .125 .000 .084 -1.2 -0.1
15Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by H9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP
Sorted Descending
H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Matt Strahm 0 2 0 5 0 2.7 16.88 20.25 3.38 3.38 23.62 13.69 14.03 -2.8 -0.3
2Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.87 14.39 -5.7 -0.6
3Chris Young 0 0 0 5 0 5.7 14.29 3.18 6.35 1.59 4.76 4.75 11.71 -4.4 -0.5
4Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.24 4.63 0.9 0.1
5Nate Karns 0 1 0 4 3 17.0 9.00 4.76 7.41 2.65 6.35 6.75 10.17 -9.7 -1.0
6Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.81 0.36 0.5 0.0
7Peter Moylan 0 0 0 11 0 8.7 8.31 3.12 7.27 0.00 5.19 2.58 1.67 2.9 0.3
8Mike Minor 0 1 0 8 0 9.3 7.71 2.89 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.06 2.47 2.3 0.2
9Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.37 1.74 9.5 1.0
10Danny Duffy 2 0 0 4 4 27.3 5.93 3.29 7.24 0.66 1.32 3.36 2.27 8.5 0.9
11Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.50 5.01 0.2 0.0
12Joakim Soria 1 0 0 8 0 9.0 5.00 6.00 11.00 0.00 0.00 2.37 2.24 2.5 0.3
13Scott Alexander 0 1 0 4 0 7.7 4.70 2.35 5.87 1.17 2.35 3.99 2.70 1.7 0.2
14Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.56 5.25 -0.5 -0.1

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