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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 09-28)
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: 09-29)
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 21 .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 VORP

Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

27.2 VORP
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

23.7 VORP
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

13.4 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.69 DRA
Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

2.87 DRA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

3.32 DRA

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
1Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.2 0.0
2Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.7 -0.2
3Kendrys Morales 601 64 22 0 30 92 48 117 0 0 .266 .331 .473 .273 13.4 1.3
4Salvador Perez 537 57 28 2 22 63 20 118 0 0 .247 .285 .440 .244 12.9 0.7
5Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .257 12.8 2.0
6Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 9.6 -0.1
7Paulo Orlando 465 50 21 4 5 42 12 100 14 2 .298 .325 .399 .254 8.8 0.3
8Alcides Escobar 665 57 24 6 7 53 27 93 17 4 .265 .296 .356 .231 8.4 1.0
9Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.8 0.1
10Eric Hosmer 655 79 24 1 24 101 56 128 5 3 .268 .330 .433 .260 7.1 0.5
11Cheslor Cuthbert 495 48 28 1 11 45 31 92 2 0 .280 .324 .416 .252 6.8 0.5
12Whit Merrifield 310 43 21 3 2 26 16 69 8 3 .287 .323 .399 .254 6.5 0.8
13Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
14Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
15Jarrod Dyson 320 41 11 7 1 24 26 37 28 7 .265 .330 .364 .239 4.2 0.8
16Alex Gordon 491 61 16 2 17 38 52 140 8 1 .221 .316 .386 .242 2.6 -0.3
17Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
18Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
19Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
20Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .276 0.6 0.1
21Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0
22Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.4 0.0
23Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
24Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
25Billy Burns 35 5 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .286 .250 .211 -0.8 -0.2
26Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.2 0.1
27Raul Mondesi 146 16 1 3 2 13 6 47 9 1 .189 .236 .288 .193 -4.4 -0.8
28Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -8.6 -0.1
29Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Chien-Ming Wang 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
32Wade Davis 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
34Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
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
2Matthew 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
3Danny 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
4Luke 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
5Wade 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
6Scott 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
7Peter 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
8Drew 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
9Brian 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
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
11Kevin 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
12Yordano 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
13Ian 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
14Alec 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
15Jason 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
16Edinson 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
17Brooks 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
18Chris 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
19Chien-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
20Kris 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
21Dillon 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

BP Articles

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What You Need to Know: Soft-Tossin' SalazarDaniel Rathman2016-08-02
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BP Kansas City: The Latest Struggles of an Evergreen Future Superstar Hunter Samuels2016-07-30
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