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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 08-18)
1 Cleveland Indians 67 53 .558 - 4.88 3.81 1.07 -9.6 3
2 Minnesota Twins 61 59 .508 6.0 4.67 5.12 -0.45 6.4 18
3 Kansas City Royals 61 60 .504 6.5 4.48 4.69 -0.21 5.3 17
4 Detroit Tigers 53 68 .438 14.5 4.83 5.28 -0.45 -2.7 20
5 Chicago White Sox 46 73 .387 20.5 4.34 5.08 -0.74 -2.7 27



2017 Rankings

61 Wins is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, tied for 2nd in division
60 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.504 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division
4.48 RS/G is 21st in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
4.69 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
-0.21 Diff/G is 18th in MLB, 9th in league, 2nd in division
5.3 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-19)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 25 17 .595 211 174 .264 .336 .441
Detroit Tigers 20 21 .488 188 192 .261 .320 .417
Kansas City Royals 19 22 .463 174 184 .257 .310 .401
Minnesota Twins 20 22 .476 192 198 .252 .321 .418
Chicago White Sox 18 25 .419 181 221 .252 .306 .398

Top offensive performers by SLG

Cameron Gallagher
Cameron Gallagher

.700 SLG
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

.566 SLG
Melky Cabrera
Melky Cabrera

.522 SLG

Top pitching performers by BB9

Luke Farrell
Luke Farrell

10.12 BB9
Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

9.00 BB9
Trevor Cahill
Trevor Cahill

7.36 BB9

Hitters by SLG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Descending
SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Cameron Gallagher 12 2 1 0 1 4 2 0 0 0 .300 .417 .700 .330 1.1 0.1
2Mike Moustakas 463 66 17 0 35 77 23 70 0 0 .284 .320 .566 .296 32.1 2.2
3Melky Cabrera 74 8 4 1 3 15 5 10 1 1 .299 .351 .522 .288 3.3 0.2
4Salvador Perez 391 45 20 1 21 65 14 75 1 0 .278 .308 .510 .274 20.6 1.4
5Eric Hosmer 509 75 23 1 20 68 47 78 6 0 .315 .377 .500 .304 27.7 3.2
6Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .371 0.6 -0.2
7Whit Merrifield 447 56 24 5 14 56 21 60 22 2 .287 .325 .471 .281 26.3 2.8
8Lorenzo Cain 491 73 21 3 13 40 42 84 23 2 .293 .358 .442 .286 31.2 4.4
9Jorge Bonifacio 360 48 12 1 15 35 32 101 1 0 .252 .322 .434 .258 7.0 -0.1
10Brandon Moss 296 31 11 0 15 32 30 99 2 0 .200 .280 .411 .240 -4.1 -0.5
11Drew Butera 134 16 3 1 3 13 9 23 0 0 .268 .323 .382 .258 5.6 0.3
12Ian Kennedy 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .358 1.0 -0.1
13Alcides Escobar 482 53 24 3 3 38 12 87 4 4 .236 .261 .322 .213 -2.5 -0.1
14Cheslor Cuthbert 109 7 6 0 1 14 6 27 0 0 .216 .257 .304 .212 -2.2 -0.2
15Alex Gordon 418 36 14 2 5 37 34 92 6 4 .200 .288 .290 .219 -7.7 -0.3
16Ramon Torres 67 8 3 0 0 3 4 11 1 0 .242 .299 .290 .210 -2.2 -0.2
17Jorge Soler 102 7 5 0 2 6 11 34 0 0 .154 .245 .275 .177 -7.4 -0.8
18Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .169 0.2 0.1
19Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
20Billy Burns 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .115 -0.9 -0.1
21Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .131 -5.7 -0.6
22Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .139 -4.3 -0.5
23Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 -0.4 -0.1
24Scott Alexander 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.016 -0.4 -0.1
25Jason Hammel 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.030 -1.3 -0.3
26Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.294 -0.4 -0.1
27Trevor Cahill 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 0.0
28Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Ryan Buchter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Al Alburquerque 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Brandon Maurer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 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
1Luke Farrell 0 0 0 1 1 2.7 23.62 10.12 6.75 3.38 16.88 9.88 7.83 -0.7 -0.1
2Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 22.50 9.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 6.13 8.61 -0.8 -0.1
3Trevor Cahill 0 0 0 3 3 11.0 14.73 7.36 4.91 3.27 8.18 9.22 5.30 0.3 0.0
4Brandon Maurer 1 1 0 10 0 8.7 15.58 6.23 10.38 1.04 8.31 4.40 5.51 -0.3 0.0
5Matt Strahm 2 5 0 24 3 34.7 7.79 5.71 9.61 1.56 5.45 5.41 4.26 4.1 0.4
6Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 11 0 10.0 6.30 5.40 8.10 0.00 3.60 3.13 3.94 1.4 0.1
7Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.02 6.65 -1.1 -0.1
8Travis Wood 1 3 0 28 3 41.7 12.10 4.32 6.26 0.86 6.91 4.50 7.71 -10.7 -1.1
9Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.19 7.93 -8.9 -0.9
10Peter Moylan 0 0 0 58 0 43.7 7.01 3.92 7.42 0.82 4.53 4.04 3.07 10.2 1.0
11Neftali Feliz 1 0 0 20 0 19.0 8.05 3.79 7.58 0.47 4.74 3.55 6.10 -1.9 -0.2
12Scott Alexander 3 3 0 36 0 49.3 8.57 3.65 7.30 0.55 2.55 3.51 3.29 10.4 1.0
13Ian Kennedy 4 8 0 22 22 120.0 7.57 3.53 7.80 1.65 4.80 5.05 5.06 7.0 0.7
14Joakim Soria 4 3 1 53 0 50.0 8.64 2.88 10.62 0.18 3.96 2.05 3.14 11.4 1.1
15Jake Junis 5 2 0 11 8 50.0 8.82 2.88 7.02 1.62 4.50 5.29 4.98 3.2 0.3
16Kelvin Herrera 3 2 26 49 0 46.0 8.41 2.74 9.00 1.57 3.91 4.30 3.39 9.1 0.9
17Jason Vargas 14 6 0 23 23 135.7 8.89 2.59 6.77 1.19 3.45 4.30 4.05 23.2 2.3
18Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.45 3.58 10.1 1.0
19Jason Hammel 5 9 0 24 24 136.7 9.68 2.57 7.18 1.19 4.74 4.28 4.37 18.6 1.9
20Mike Minor 5 5 0 48 0 57.7 7.02 2.50 9.68 0.62 2.97 2.76 2.69 15.9 1.6
21Danny Duffy 7 8 0 20 20 125.0 9.14 2.38 7.85 0.79 3.82 3.42 4.18 19.6 2.0
22Ryan Buchter 1 0 0 9 0 8.3 6.48 2.16 7.56 2.16 4.32 6.01 5.77 -0.5 -0.1
23Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 19 0 24.0 10.12 1.88 4.12 0.00 1.88 2.84 5.42 -0.6 -0.1
24Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.96 6.20 -1.1 -0.1

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