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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 04-25)
1 Detroit Tigers 11 8 .579 - 5.42 5.63 -0.21 2.0 14
2 Cleveland Indians 10 9 .526 1.0 4.68 4.32 0.36 -1.6 6
2 Chicago White Sox 10 9 .526 1.0 4.05 3.53 0.52 1.3 18
4 Minnesota Twins 10 10 .500 1.5 4.25 3.70 0.55 -1.2 11
5 Kansas City Royals 7 13 .350 4.5 2.60 4.10 -1.50 0.7 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is tied for 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
13 Losses is tied for 28th in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 5th in division
.350 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.60 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.10 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-1.50 Diff/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
0.7 Pyth O/U is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 81 62 .566 708 606 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 71 72 .497 663 670 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 69 73 .486 646 667 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 65 78 .455 616 677 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 64 78 .451 601 675 .256 .310 .398

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

-0.5 BWARP
Brandon Moss
Brandon Moss

-0.5 BWARP
Raul Mondesi
Raul Mondesi

-0.5 BWARP

Top Pitching Performers by BB9

Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

0.70 BB9
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

2.00 BB9
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.25 BB9

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Ascending
BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 83 3 1 0 1 5 6 12 0 0 .195 .253 .247 .176 -6.4 -0.5
2Brandon Moss 60 4 0 0 3 5 7 24 1 0 .135 .233 .308 .200 -3.8 -0.5
3Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.8 -0.5
4Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.3 -0.4
5Alcides Escobar 74 3 4 0 0 1 3 18 0 0 .171 .205 .229 .163 -4.4 -0.4
6Cheslor Cuthbert 27 1 0 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 .120 .185 .240 .140 -2.6 -0.3
7Alex Gordon 85 5 3 0 0 5 5 18 0 1 .182 .259 .221 .180 -4.7 -0.3
8Christian Colon 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .115 -1.5 -0.1
9Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
10Jorge Bonifacio 14 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 .231 .286 .462 .247 0.0 0.0
11Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Whit Merrifield 25 2 0 1 1 2 2 3 1 0 .217 .280 .435 .259 0.5 0.0
13Salvador Perez 72 6 1 0 5 9 3 14 0 0 .250 .278 .485 .256 2.5 0.1
14Mike Moustakas 75 12 3 0 7 11 4 14 0 0 .296 .333 .634 .315 6.1 0.4
15Lorenzo Cain 82 6 4 0 0 4 14 15 6 0 .299 .427 .358 .283 5.3 0.6

Pitchers by BB9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Ascending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.39 2.31 8.0 0.8
2Scott Alexander 0 1 0 5 0 9.0 5.00 2.00 5.00 1.00 2.00 3.83 2.53 2.2 0.2
3Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.58 3.81 0.8 0.1
4Mike Minor 0 1 0 8 0 9.3 7.71 2.89 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.08 2.26 2.6 0.3
5Peter Moylan 0 0 0 11 0 8.7 8.31 3.12 7.27 0.00 5.19 2.60 2.80 1.9 0.2
6Danny Duffy 2 1 0 5 5 32.0 7.59 3.38 6.75 0.56 2.81 3.45 2.97 7.6 0.8
7Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.52 5.04 0.2 0.0
8Chris Young 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 15.26 4.70 5.87 1.17 5.87 4.78 10.99 -5.3 -0.5
9Nate Karns 0 1 0 4 3 17.0 9.00 4.76 7.41 2.65 6.35 6.77 9.69 -8.7 -0.9
10Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.26 4.74 0.8 0.1
11Joakim Soria 1 0 0 8 0 9.0 5.00 6.00 11.00 0.00 0.00 2.38 2.23 2.5 0.3
12Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.89 14.85 -6.0 -0.6
13Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.83 0.46 0.5 0.0
14Matt Strahm 0 2 0 5 0 2.7 16.88 20.25 3.38 3.38 23.62 13.70 9.09 -1.3 -0.1

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