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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 G

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

71 G
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

68 G
Peter Moylan
Peter Moylan

49 G

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 320 41 11 7 1 24 26 37 28 7 .265 .330 .364 .239 4.2 0.8
2Alcides Escobar 665 57 24 6 7 53 27 93 17 4 .265 .296 .356 .231 8.4 1.0
3Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .257 12.8 2.0
4Paulo Orlando 465 50 21 4 5 42 12 100 14 2 .298 .325 .399 .254 8.8 0.3
5Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
6Raul Mondesi 146 16 1 3 2 13 6 47 9 1 .189 .236 .288 .193 -4.4 -0.8
7Whit Merrifield 310 43 21 3 2 26 16 69 8 3 .287 .323 .399 .254 6.5 0.8
8Alex Gordon 491 61 16 2 17 38 52 140 8 1 .221 .316 .386 .242 2.6 -0.3
9Eric Hosmer 655 79 24 1 24 101 56 128 5 3 .268 .330 .433 .260 7.1 0.5
10Billy Burns 35 5 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .286 .250 .211 -0.8 -0.2
11Cheslor Cuthbert 495 48 28 1 11 45 31 92 2 0 .280 .324 .416 .252 6.8 0.5
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 -4.2 0.1
15Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.8 0.1
16Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
17Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 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 537 57 28 2 22 63 20 118 0 0 .247 .285 .440 .244 12.9 0.7
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 601 64 22 0 30 92 48 117 0 0 .266 .331 .473 .273 13.4 1.3
26Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 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 23.7 -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 27.2 0.0
35Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 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 G descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV
Sorted Descending
G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 71 0 71.3 6.56 1.51 10.72 0.76 2.40 2.45 2.69 18.2 1.9
2Joakim 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
3Peter Moylan 2 0 0 49 0 44.3 8.53 3.25 6.90 0.81 3.45 3.97 3.91 5.3 0.5
4Wade Davis 2 1 26 43 0 41.3 6.97 3.48 9.80 0.00 1.96 2.31 3.77 5.6 0.6
5Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.74 3.32 38.7 4.0
6Luke 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
7Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.56 -3.4 -0.4
8Brian Flynn 1 2 0 35 1 53.3 5.74 3.71 7.09 0.68 2.19 3.80 4.11 5.3 0.5
9Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 5.14 0.9 0.1
10Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 4.92 9.4 1.0
11Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 6.15 -13.0 -1.3
12Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 32 32 188.0 8.09 3.06 8.66 1.53 3.69 4.59 4.55 17.2 1.8
13Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.63 4.52 17.1 1.8
14Matthew 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
15Scott Alexander 0 0 0 16 0 18.0 11.50 3.50 7.50 0.50 3.50 3.33 3.78 2.4 0.2
16Brooks Pounders 2 1 0 10 0 10.3 15.68 2.61 9.58 5.23 11.32 9.40 5.02 0.0 0.0
17Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 8 0 7.0 10.29 1.29 7.71 0.00 5.14 1.82 4.41 0.4 0.0
18Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.87 -1.3 -0.1
19Alec 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
20Drew 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
21Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 4.79 0.5 0.0

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