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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 RBI

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

48 RBI
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

39 RBI
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

37 RBI

Bottom pitching performers by GS

Brian Flynn
Brian Flynn

0 GS
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

0 GS
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0 GS

Hitters by RBI descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR
Sorted Descending
RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 326 43 17 1 12 48 28 65 4 1 .305 .365 .492 .303 16.7 1.3
2Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.3 2.0
3Salvador Perez 267 29 15 2 12 37 11 61 0 0 .294 .326 .512 .297 18.2 1.6
4Kendrys Morales 286 29 11 0 10 37 22 55 0 0 .255 .318 .413 .259 2.0 0.2
5Alcides Escobar 354 27 12 2 1 21 10 49 10 4 .261 .282 .318 .218 -1.2 -0.4
6Cheslor Cuthbert 180 19 6 0 7 20 9 39 1 0 .271 .307 .429 .257 1.7 0.4
7Paulo Orlando 191 16 9 3 1 16 5 39 5 1 .337 .363 .436 .297 10.8 1.1
8Whit Merrifield 158 23 11 1 2 14 5 32 4 1 .314 .335 .438 .277 7.0 0.9
9Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
10Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
11Alex Gordon 187 21 6 0 5 11 17 55 3 0 .210 .310 .340 .237 -0.6 -0.2
12Jarrod Dyson 148 16 6 1 0 8 14 16 12 3 .260 .340 .323 .236 1.0 0.8
13Drew Butera 59 9 7 0 2 8 5 10 0 0 .302 .362 .547 .312 5.4 0.7
14Brett Eibner 42 6 5 0 1 7 3 12 0 0 .289 .341 .500 .295 2.3 0.2
15Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.7 0.2
16Christian Colon 75 5 2 0 0 4 7 13 0 1 .294 .360 .324 .264 0.3 0.1
17Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Dillon Gee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 0.0
22Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Ian Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 -0.1
26Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
27Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .121 0.0 0.0
28Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0

Pitchers by GS ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Ascending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Brian 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
2Scott 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
3Kelvin 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
4Luke 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
5Peter 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
6Wade 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
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
8Chien-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
9Alec 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
10Joakim 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
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
12Kris 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
13Danny 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
14Chris 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
15Ian 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
16Yordano 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
17Edinson 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

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