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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 09-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 91 66 .580 - 4.83 4.22 0.61 0.8 6
2 Detroit Tigers 84 73 .535 7.0 4.68 4.52 0.16 -1.1 8
3 Kansas City Royals 80 77 .510 11.0 4.18 4.38 -0.20 11.8 21
4 Chicago White Sox 76 81 .484 15.0 4.28 4.43 -0.15 1.6 16
5 Minnesota Twins 56 101 .357 35.0 4.45 5.53 -1.08 -8.8 28



2016 Rankings

80 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.510 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.18 RS/G is tied for 23rd in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 5th in division
4.38 RA/G is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.20 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
11.8 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 2 3 .400 20 21 .260 .315 .399
Cleveland Indians 2 3 .400 19 20 .256 .325 .404
Detroit Tigers 2 3 .400 21 22 .264 .324 .413
Kansas City Royals 2 3 .400 21 22 .258 .306 .382
Minnesota Twins 2 3 .400 21 23 .251 .317 .402

Top offensive performers by SB

Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

28 SB
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

17 SB
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

14 SB

Top pitching performers by BB9

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

13.50 BB9
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

7.40 BB9
Chris Young
Chris Young

4.34 BB9

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Jarrod Dyson 315 40 11 7 1 23 25 36 28 7 .264 .328 .364 .239 4.0 0.9
2Alcides Escobar 661 57 24 6 7 53 27 92 17 4 .266 .298 .359 .233 9.6 1.1
3Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.0
4Paulo Orlando 461 49 21 4 5 42 12 99 14 2 .298 .324 .399 .254 8.8 0.3
5Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.3 0.0
6Whit Merrifield 305 42 20 3 2 26 15 69 8 3 .287 .321 .398 .255 6.4 0.7
7Raul Mondesi 145 15 1 3 2 13 5 47 8 1 .189 .230 .288 .191 -5.1 -0.9
8Alex Gordon 487 61 16 2 17 38 52 138 8 1 .223 .318 .390 .244 3.7 -0.2
9Eric Hosmer 650 79 24 1 24 100 55 127 5 3 .268 .329 .434 .261 7.3 0.4
10Billy Burns 34 5 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 2 .250 .294 .250 .203 -1.0 -0.3
11Cheslor Cuthbert 492 48 28 1 11 45 31 92 2 0 .277 .322 .415 .251 6.1 0.4
12Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
13Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .276 0.6 0.1
14Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.1 0.1
15Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .243 7.8 0.1
16Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
17Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.7 0.2
18Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
21Salvador Perez 533 57 28 2 22 63 20 117 0 0 .249 .287 .443 .247 14.0 0.8
22Kelvin Herrera 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
24Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -8.6 -0.1
25Kendrys Morales 597 64 22 0 30 92 48 117 0 0 .266 .332 .475 .275 14.1 1.4
26Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 9.6 -0.1
27Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
29Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.1 -0.2
33Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
34Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.1 0.0
35Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .486 0.4 0.0
36Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0

Pitchers by BB9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Descending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 4.70 0.1 0.0
2Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.87 -1.4 -0.1
3Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 5.14 0.8 0.1
4Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 19 0 19.7 5.95 4.12 12.36 0.00 1.37 1.89 2.87 4.6 0.5
5Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.62 4.52 17.0 1.7
6Joakim Soria 4 8 1 68 0 65.3 9.51 3.72 9.09 1.38 4.13 4.41 4.18 5.8 0.6
7Wade Davis 2 1 26 42 0 40.3 6.92 3.57 9.82 0.00 2.01 2.34 3.77 5.4 0.6
8Scott Alexander 0 0 0 15 0 17.7 10.70 3.57 7.64 0.51 3.57 3.33 3.78 2.3 0.2
9Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.54 4.92 9.2 0.9
10Brian Flynn 1 2 0 34 1 52.0 5.88 3.46 7.10 0.69 2.25 3.74 4.11 5.1 0.5
11Peter Moylan 2 0 0 48 0 43.7 8.66 3.30 6.80 0.82 3.50 4.02 3.91 5.2 0.5
12Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.56 -3.5 -0.4
13Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 31 31 183.0 8.07 3.00 8.66 1.52 3.64 4.56 4.55 16.5 1.7
14Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 9 0 9.7 16.76 2.79 10.24 5.59 12.10 9.83 5.02 0.0 0.0
15Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 6.15 -13.1 -1.4
16Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 4.79 0.4 0.0
17Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.58 5.8 0.6
18Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.73 3.32 38.5 4.0
19Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 7 0 6.0 12.00 1.50 7.50 0.00 6.00 1.94 4.41 0.4 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 70 0 70.3 6.65 1.28 10.62 0.77 2.43 2.41 2.69 17.9 1.8
21Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.92 0.2 0.0

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