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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 05-27)
1 Minnesota Twins 26 19 .578 - 4.53 4.47 0.06 2.4 10
2 Cleveland Indians 24 23 .511 3.0 4.30 4.15 0.15 -2.2 9
3 Detroit Tigers 23 26 .469 5.0 4.61 5.02 -0.41 1.5 21
4 Chicago White Sox 22 26 .458 5.5 4.54 4.06 0.48 -2.9 13
5 Kansas City Royals 21 27 .438 6.5 3.42 4.27 -0.85 2.1 26



2017 Rankings

21 Wins is tied for 23rd in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
27 Losses is tied for 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.438 Win Pct is 24th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
3.42 RS/G is 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.27 RA/G is tied for 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.85 Diff/G is 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
2.1 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 66 49 .574 570 485 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 56 57 .496 521 531 .259 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 56 61 .479 534 556 .251 .319 .421
Chicago White Sox 52 62 .456 490 540 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 52 62 .456 482 533 .256 .312 .399

Top offensive performers by PA

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

200 PA
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

197 PA
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

194 PA

Top Pitching Performers by L

Seth Maness
Seth Maness

0 L
Jake Junis
Jake Junis

0 L
Peter Moylan
Peter Moylan

0 L

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

BVORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 200 22 8 1 4 16 18 29 3 0 .298 .360 .420 .292 7.3 0.8
2Lorenzo Cain 197 17 9 1 2 10 23 35 12 0 .263 .355 .363 .268 9.2 1.3
3Alcides Escobar 194 13 10 0 0 10 5 39 0 0 .176 .205 .231 .178 -8.2 -0.5
4Salvador Perez 182 17 7 0 11 29 8 34 0 0 .266 .302 .503 .285 10.9 0.7
5Mike Moustakas 182 23 7 0 13 26 8 33 0 0 .260 .297 .526 .283 9.4 0.4
6Alex Gordon 171 10 5 0 0 8 17 35 1 2 .177 .292 .211 .201 -5.9 -0.2
7Whit Merrifield 126 14 1 1 5 10 8 19 4 1 .272 .328 .430 .286 6.6 0.7
8Brandon Moss 126 15 3 0 9 14 12 42 1 0 .195 .270 .460 .262 1.5 0.1
9Jorge Bonifacio 106 14 3 0 6 15 9 27 0 0 .271 .330 .490 .286 5.1 0.2
10Cheslor Cuthbert 63 1 2 0 1 4 2 15 0 0 .164 .190 .246 .171 -4.1 -0.4
11Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .202 -2.9 -0.4
12Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.1 -0.5
13Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .139 -5.1 -0.5
14Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .278 2.8 0.1
15Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .128 -2.1 -0.1
16Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by L ascending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Ascending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

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 7.52 9.28 -2.4 -0.2
2Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.27 4.94 0.2 0.0
3Peter Moylan 0 0 0 23 0 17.0 10.59 4.24 6.88 1.06 8.47 4.51 5.31 -0.6 -0.1
4Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.01 9.72 -11.5 -1.2
5Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.55 3.50 2.4 0.2
6Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.17 2.42 1.1 0.1
7Kelvin Herrera 1 1 11 21 0 21.0 9.43 1.71 9.43 2.14 3.86 4.49 3.30 3.9 0.4
8Joakim Soria 2 1 0 22 0 22.7 7.54 3.57 11.12 0.00 1.59 1.64 2.80 5.5 0.6
9Mike Minor 2 1 0 20 0 26.7 5.40 2.36 9.45 0.00 1.69 1.72 2.11 8.5 0.9
10Matt Strahm 1 2 0 16 0 15.3 5.87 8.80 11.15 1.76 5.87 5.92 5.22 -0.4 0.0
11Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.24 2.99 12.0 1.2
12Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.05 10.69 -9.9 -1.0
13Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.28 4.00 9.8 1.0
14Jason Vargas 6 3 0 10 10 60.3 7.91 2.24 7.61 0.75 2.39 3.10 3.83 10.4 1.1
15Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 8 8 42.7 6.12 4.22 7.59 1.69 4.43 5.15 4.38 4.7 0.5
16Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.66 6.62 -6.4 -0.7

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 SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
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
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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