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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 .518 357 347 .261 .316 .404
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 PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

354 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

326 PA
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

307 PA

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.50 DRA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

2.68 DRA
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

2.93 DRA

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 354 27 12 2 1 21 10 49 10 4 .261 .282 .318 .218 -1.2 -0.4
2Eric Hosmer 326 43 17 1 12 48 28 65 4 1 .305 .365 .492 .303 16.7 1.3
3Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.3 2.0
4Kendrys Morales 286 29 11 0 10 37 22 55 0 0 .255 .318 .413 .259 2.0 0.2
5Salvador Perez 267 29 15 2 12 37 11 61 0 0 .294 .326 .512 .297 18.2 1.6
6Paulo Orlando 191 16 9 3 1 16 5 39 5 1 .337 .363 .436 .297 10.8 1.1
7Alex Gordon 187 21 6 0 5 11 17 55 3 0 .210 .310 .340 .237 -0.6 -0.2
8Cheslor Cuthbert 180 19 6 0 7 20 9 39 1 0 .271 .307 .429 .257 1.7 0.4
9Whit Merrifield 158 23 11 1 2 14 5 32 4 1 .314 .335 .438 .277 7.0 0.9
10Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
11Jarrod Dyson 148 16 6 1 0 8 14 16 12 3 .260 .340 .323 .236 1.0 0.8
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
13Christian Colon 75 5 2 0 0 4 7 13 0 1 .294 .360 .324 .264 0.3 0.1
14Drew Butera 59 9 7 0 2 8 5 10 0 0 .302 .362 .547 .312 5.4 0.7
15Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.7 0.2
16Brett Eibner 42 6 5 0 1 7 3 12 0 0 .289 .341 .500 .295 2.3 0.2
17Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
18Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 0.0
19Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .121 0.0 0.0
20Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
21Ian Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 -0.1
22Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
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
27Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Dillon Gee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 38 0 37.7 6.21 1.67 11.23 0.48 1.43 2.04 2.50 10.3 1.1
2Danny Duffy 3 1 0 25 9 66.7 7.56 2.16 10.66 1.49 3.24 3.76 2.68 18.9 2.0
3Luke Hochevar 1 1 0 32 0 30.0 6.60 1.80 10.20 1.20 3.00 3.49 2.93 6.7 0.7
4Wade Davis 1 0 18 29 0 28.3 5.40 3.81 8.58 0.00 1.27 2.70 3.82 3.6 0.4
5Ian Kennedy 6 6 0 15 15 88.7 7.71 2.94 8.63 1.93 3.96 5.21 3.95 13.6 1.5
6Brian Flynn 1 0 0 8 0 16.0 5.06 3.94 7.88 0.56 2.81 3.50 4.10 1.5 0.2
7Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.13 4.20 0.1 0.0
8Joakim Soria 3 3 1 36 0 37.0 7.54 3.65 7.78 0.97 3.16 4.10 4.21 3.1 0.3
9Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.59 4.39 0.8 0.1
10Peter Moylan 2 0 0 13 0 18.7 10.12 2.89 8.20 0.48 3.38 3.13 4.64 0.7 0.1
11Dillon Gee 2 2 0 15 4 49.0 10.84 3.31 7.71 1.84 4.04 5.29 5.15 -0.2 0.0
12Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 24 0 32.0 9.00 2.81 5.62 1.12 3.66 4.44 5.16 -0.7 -0.1
13Edinson Volquez 7 7 0 17 17 99.3 9.51 3.35 6.98 0.91 4.80 4.09 5.36 -0.2 0.0
14Yordano Ventura 6 5 0 15 15 84.7 8.93 4.15 6.70 1.17 5.00 4.85 5.49 -1.4 -0.2
15Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.63 5.60 0.0 0.0
16Chris Young 2 7 0 13 11 53.7 10.23 3.86 9.22 3.52 6.54 7.45 5.77 -2.8 -0.3
17Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.84 -1.4 -0.1

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