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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 07-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 40 .583 - 4.95 4.03 0.92 -1.1 3
2 Detroit Tigers 50 46 .521 6.0 4.68 4.73 -0.05 0.1 12
3 Kansas City Royals 48 48 .500 8.0 4.01 4.36 -0.35 4.1 21
4 Chicago White Sox 46 50 .479 10.0 4.08 4.36 -0.28 1.3 17
5 Minnesota Twins 37 60 .381 19.5 4.41 5.24 -0.83 -4.7 23



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
48 Losses is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.01 RS/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, tied for 2nd in division
-0.35 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.1 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 38 28 .576 296 253 .257 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 33 32 .508 278 273 .261 .315 .402
Detroit Tigers 32 33 .492 280 280 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 31 34 .477 274 285 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 30 36 .455 262 292 .260 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by SB

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

14 SB
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

13 SB
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

6 SB

Top pitching performers by FIP

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

16.62 FIP
Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

8.12 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

7.84 FIP

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
1Alcides Escobar 420 32 14 3 1 23 15 55 14 4 .260 .286 .318 .218 -0.8 -0.6
2Jarrod Dyson 197 22 10 2 1 14 17 24 13 4 .254 .326 .353 .241 3.0 0.9
3Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.1
4Alex Gordon 254 28 8 1 7 16 26 72 5 0 .205 .311 .347 .238 0.0 -0.1
5Paulo Orlando 242 18 10 3 1 20 5 51 5 1 .316 .340 .398 .270 7.0 0.5
6Whit Merrifield 217 30 15 1 2 17 10 49 5 1 .275 .309 .386 .254 5.1 0.6
7Eric Hosmer 394 49 19 1 13 52 32 79 4 1 .295 .353 .462 .290 15.4 1.3
8Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
9Cheslor Cuthbert 246 27 12 0 9 33 11 52 1 0 .297 .327 .466 .274 7.9 1.0
10Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
11Salvador Perez 335 37 19 2 14 43 15 79 0 0 .276 .313 .483 .283 19.7 1.7
12Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
13Christian Colon 104 7 4 0 0 9 9 17 0 1 .253 .317 .295 .229 -2.2 0.0
14Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
15Brett Eibner 70 11 6 0 3 10 5 19 0 0 .266 .319 .500 .286 3.3 0.4
16Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
19Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
20Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
22Kendrys Morales 354 37 13 0 15 47 27 75 0 0 .250 .316 .431 .261 3.8 0.4
23Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.3 -0.1
24Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Drew Butera 69 11 9 0 2 9 6 13 0 0 .306 .368 .548 .317 6.6 0.7
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
29Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
30Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.93 0.0 0.0
2Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.57 0.2 0.0
3Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.84 5.74 -3.4 -0.4
4Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.36 4.15 14.2 1.5
5Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
6Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.84 5.22 -1.0 -0.1
7Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 18 18 101.3 9.06 3.64 6.66 1.15 4.97 4.64 5.21 1.2 0.1
8Joakim Soria 3 4 1 41 0 40.0 8.32 3.83 8.32 1.35 3.60 4.57 4.14 3.6 0.4
9Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 29 0 39.0 9.46 2.54 5.54 1.15 3.69 4.41 5.23 -1.3 -0.1
10Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 20 20 118.3 9.05 3.35 6.92 0.91 4.72 4.12 4.43 11.7 1.3
11Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.11 4.65 0.7 0.1
12Luke Hochevar 2 2 0 39 0 36.3 7.43 2.23 9.66 1.24 3.72 3.76 3.38 6.3 0.7
13Brian Flynn 1 1 0 14 1 28.7 7.22 2.83 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.61 3.81 3.7 0.4
14Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.59 4.04 1.3 0.1
15Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.55 3.10 22.6 2.4
16Wade Davis 1 0 21 33 0 31.7 5.40 3.41 8.53 0.00 1.14 2.56 3.99 3.3 0.4
17Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 44 0 43.7 6.18 1.44 11.13 0.41 1.65 1.86 2.48 11.9 1.3
18Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 3.86 0.1 0.0

BP Articles

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BP Kansas City: Homers Are Back, Royals SufferDavid Lesky2016-07-16
Prospectus Feature: The Nightmare of Becoming a Fun Fact MachineAaron Gleeman2016-07-07
BP Wrigleyville: Understanding the Misunderstood Kris BryantMatthew Trueblood2016-07-03
Prospectus Feature: How To Fight CrimeHenry Druschel2016-06-27
Players Prefer Presentation: I Care About All-Star VotingMeg Rowley2016-06-23
What You Need to Know: How Could They Be So Bartless?Emma Baccellieri2016-06-22
The Call-Up: Cody ReedKourage Kundahl2016-06-20
The Call-Up: Cody ReedGeorge Bissell2016-06-20
What You Need to Know: Tough Guys ToughNicolas Stellini2016-06-08
Rubbing Mud: What'll It Take to Make the Royals Sellers? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-06


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