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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 09-26)
1 Cleveland Indians 91 65 .583 - 4.86 4.17 0.69 0.0 5
2 Detroit Tigers 83 73 .532 8.0 4.63 4.55 0.08 -0.3 10
3 Kansas City Royals 79 77 .506 12.0 4.19 4.38 -0.19 11.0 21
4 Chicago White Sox 75 81 .481 16.0 4.22 4.42 -0.20 1.7 18
5 Minnesota Twins 56 100 .359 35.0 4.46 5.54 -1.08 -8.1 28



2016 Rankings

79 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.506 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.19 RS/G is tied for 22nd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
4.38 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
-0.19 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
11 Pyth O/U is tied for 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 3 3 .500 25 25 .261 .315 .401
Cleveland Indians 3 3 .500 24 24 .256 .326 .404
Detroit Tigers 3 3 .500 24 26 .264 .324 .414
Kansas City Royals 3 3 .500 23 27 .258 .306 .383
Minnesota Twins 3 3 .500 23 27 .250 .317 .402

Top offensive performers by SO

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

138 SO
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

127 SO
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

117 SO

Top pitching performers by ERA

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

13.50 ERA
Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

12.10 ERA
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

7.77 ERA

Hitters by SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

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

Pitchers by ERA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Descending
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
2Brooks 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
3Kris 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
4Chris 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
5Kevin 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
6Edinson 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
7Dillon 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
8Yordano 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
9Chien-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
10Joakim 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
11Luke 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
12Jason 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
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
14Scott 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
15Peter 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
16Danny 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
17Kelvin 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
18Brian 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
19Wade 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
20Matthew 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
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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