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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 07-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 57 42 .576 - 4.91 4.06 0.85 -1.5 5
2 Detroit Tigers 53 48 .525 5.0 4.65 4.68 -0.03 0.7 14
3 Chicago White Sox 50 51 .495 8.0 4.03 4.31 -0.28 3.8 19
4 Kansas City Royals 49 51 .490 8.5 3.95 4.45 -0.50 5.6 21
5 Minnesota Twins 37 63 .370 20.5 4.42 5.27 -0.85 -5.7 27



2016 Rankings

49 Wins is tied for 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
51 Losses is tied for 20th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
.490 Win Pct is 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.95 RS/G is tied for 26th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
4.45 RA/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.50 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.6 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 36 27 .571 283 241 .258 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 31 30 .508 261 258 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 30 31 .492 261 264 .263 .322 .409
Minnesota Twins 30 32 .484 260 273 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 28 34 .452 246 274 .259 .309 .382

Top offensive performers by VORP

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

18.9 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

13.4 VORP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

10.2 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by GS

Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

0 GS
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

0 GS
Drew Butera
Drew Butera

0 GS

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Salvador Perez 348 38 19 2 15 45 15 83 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 18.9 1.4
2Eric Hosmer 411 50 19 1 13 54 33 81 4 1 .288 .345 .448 .283 13.4 1.0
3Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9
4Cheslor Cuthbert 263 28 13 0 9 33 13 55 1 0 .296 .328 .457 .272 8.1 0.9
5Paulo Orlando 257 19 10 3 1 20 5 52 6 1 .317 .340 .394 .269 7.2 0.3
6Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
7Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
8Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
9Kendrys Morales 370 38 15 0 16 49 29 79 0 0 .252 .319 .440 .265 4.0 0.4
10Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
11Jarrod Dyson 200 22 10 2 1 14 17 25 13 5 .250 .321 .347 .238 2.1 0.8
12Brett Eibner 81 11 6 0 3 10 6 22 0 0 .230 .287 .432 .265 2.0 0.4
13Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
14Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
15Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
16Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
17Alcides Escobar 437 33 14 3 1 24 17 58 14 4 .260 .289 .316 .221 0.1 -0.3
18Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
19Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
20Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
21Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
22Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
23Alex Gordon 269 28 9 1 7 16 29 76 5 0 .199 .309 .338 .236 -0.7 -0.3
24Raul Mondesi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.121 -1.0 -0.1
25Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.1 -0.1
26Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by GS ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Ascending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.51 0.2 0.0
2Wade Davis 1 0 21 34 0 32.7 5.51 3.31 8.54 0.00 1.10 2.51 3.93 3.7 0.4
3Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.82 0.2 0.0
4Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.86 4.24 3.3 0.4
5Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.81 -4.0 -0.4
6Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.36 6.5 0.7
7Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.98 4.50 1.2 0.1
8Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.92 0.0 0.0
9Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 45 0 44.7 6.45 1.41 11.28 0.40 1.61 1.80 2.48 12.2 1.3
10Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
11Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.59 3.89 3.8 0.4
12Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.71 -1.0 -0.1
13Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.48 -2.9 -0.3
14Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.51 5.54 -2.1 -0.2
15Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.54 3.13 22.3 2.4
16Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.16 1.9 0.2
17Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.31 4.13 15.2 1.6
18Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.50 11.4 1.2

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