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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 07-29)
1 Cleveland Indians 58 42 .580 - 4.91 4.05 0.86 -0.9 6
2 Detroit Tigers 54 48 .529 5.0 4.75 4.70 0.05 0.6 11
3 Chicago White Sox 50 53 .485 9.5 3.97 4.27 -0.30 3.6 19
4 Kansas City Royals 49 53 .480 10.0 3.92 4.47 -0.55 5.4 22
5 Minnesota Twins 39 63 .382 20.0 4.41 5.20 -0.79 -5.4 25



2016 Rankings

49 Wins is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
53 Losses is tied for 21st in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
.480 Win Pct is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.92 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.47 RA/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.55 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 4th in division
5.4 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: 07-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 36 26 .581 279 237 .257 .326 .405
Chicago White Sox 29 30 .492 250 250 .260 .315 .402
Detroit Tigers 30 30 .500 258 260 .263 .322 .409
Minnesota Twins 30 30 .500 258 262 .252 .315 .405
Kansas City Royals 27 33 .450 236 266 .259 .309 .382

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

445 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

419 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

378 PA

Bottom pitching performers by ERA

Drew Butera
Drew Butera

0.00 ERA
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

1.58 ERA
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.60 ERA

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 445 33 14 3 1 25 17 61 14 4 .255 .284 .311 .218 -1.1 -0.3
2Eric Hosmer 419 50 19 1 13 54 34 83 4 1 .283 .341 .440 .279 12.1 0.8
3Kendrys Morales 378 38 15 0 16 49 30 80 0 0 .246 .315 .431 .261 2.7 0.3
4Salvador Perez 352 39 20 2 15 45 15 84 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 19.0 1.3
5Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9
6Alex Gordon 277 31 9 1 7 16 29 77 5 0 .209 .314 .343 .239 0.4 -0.2
7Cheslor Cuthbert 271 28 14 0 9 33 13 56 1 0 .298 .330 .459 .273 8.7 0.9
8Paulo Orlando 265 22 12 3 2 22 6 53 7 1 .324 .348 .419 .279 10.2 0.7
9Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
10Jarrod Dyson 204 23 10 3 1 15 17 25 14 5 .250 .320 .356 .239 2.6 0.8
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
13Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.0 -0.1
14Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.8 0.3
15Drew Butera 75 11 9 0 2 9 6 16 0 0 .294 .351 .515 .302 5.8 0.6
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Raul Mondesi 10 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 .300 .300 .300 .176 -1.0 -0.1
18Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
19Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
20Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
21Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
22Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
23Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
24Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
25Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
26Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by ERA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Ascending
ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.85 0.2 0.0
2Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 46 0 45.7 6.50 1.38 11.23 0.39 1.58 1.78 2.48 12.4 1.3
3Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.73 4.15 2.9 0.3
4Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.59 3.90 3.7 0.4
5Danny Duffy 6 1 0 30 14 100.7 7.78 1.97 9.83 1.16 3.22 3.48 3.03 24.7 2.7
6Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.36 6.5 0.7
7Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.98 4.48 1.2 0.1
8Joakim Soria 4 4 1 43 0 43.0 8.79 4.19 8.58 1.47 4.19 4.79 4.11 3.9 0.4
9Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.31 4.10 15.4 1.6
10Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.51 -3.1 -0.3
11Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.49 11.4 1.2
12Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.82 -4.1 -0.4
13Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
14Yordano Ventura 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.58 3.62 6.77 1.34 4.88 4.86 4.92 5.0 0.5
15Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.51 5.59 -2.6 -0.3
16Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.71 -1.1 -0.1
17Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.50 0.2 0.0
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.87 0.0 0.0

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