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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 06-29)
1 Cleveland Indians 47 30 .610 - 4.90 3.71 1.19 -0.9 2
2 Kansas City Royals 41 36 .532 6.0 4.08 4.26 -0.18 3.5 19
3 Detroit Tigers 39 38 .506 8.0 4.79 4.84 -0.05 -0.9 14
4 Chicago White Sox 39 39 .500 8.5 4.17 4.29 -0.12 2.2 16
5 Minnesota Twins 25 52 .325 22.0 4.05 5.49 -1.44 -4.0 27



2016 Rankings

41 Wins is tied for 11th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
36 Losses is tied for 9th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
.532 Win Pct is tied for 10th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
4.08 RS/G is tied for 25th in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 4th in division
4.26 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
-0.18 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
3.5 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: 06-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 48 37 .565 378 325 .258 .323 .407
Chicago White Sox 43 41 .512 359 352 .261 .316 .404
Detroit Tigers 42 43 .494 366 368 .263 .321 .411
Minnesota Twins 40 45 .471 353 374 .252 .316 .404
Kansas City Royals 39 46 .459 337 368 .261 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by AVG

Paulo Orlando
Paulo Orlando

.343 AVG
Reymond Fuentes
Reymond Fuentes

.317 AVG
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

.311 AVG

Bottom pitching performers by BB9

Drew Butera
Drew Butera

0.00 BB9
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

1.47 BB9
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

1.82 BB9

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Paulo Orlando 188 16 9 3 1 16 5 38 5 1 .343 .369 .444 .301 11.5 1.2
2Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.7 0.2
3Eric Hosmer 319 43 17 1 12 48 27 63 4 1 .311 .370 .502 .308 17.8 1.4
4Drew Butera 58 9 7 0 2 8 5 10 0 0 .308 .368 .558 .318 5.6 0.7
5Whit Merrifield 155 22 10 1 2 13 5 32 4 1 .307 .329 .427 .266 5.3 0.7
6Brett Eibner 41 6 5 0 1 7 3 11 0 0 .297 .350 .514 .301 2.5 0.3
7Salvador Perez 261 29 15 2 12 37 11 60 0 0 .297 .330 .520 .301 18.8 1.7
8Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.3 2.0
9Christian Colon 71 4 2 0 0 4 6 13 0 1 .277 .338 .308 .241 -1.0 0.0
10Cheslor Cuthbert 174 18 6 0 7 20 8 38 1 0 .273 .306 .436 .258 1.7 0.4
11Alcides Escobar 347 27 11 2 1 19 10 48 10 4 .260 .282 .315 .216 -1.9 -0.4
12Jarrod Dyson 142 16 5 1 0 8 12 16 12 3 .252 .326 .309 .226 -0.3 0.6
13Kendrys Morales 282 29 11 0 10 37 22 55 0 0 .247 .312 .408 .255 0.7 0.1
14Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
15Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
16Alex Gordon 180 21 6 0 5 11 16 54 3 0 .212 .311 .346 .239 -0.2 -0.2
17Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .121 0.0 0.0
18Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
19Ian Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 -0.1
20Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
21Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Dillon Gee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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
1Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 4.20 0.1 0.0
2Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 37 0 36.7 6.38 1.47 11.29 0.49 1.47 1.98 2.48 10.1 1.1
3Luke Hochevar 1 1 0 31 0 29.7 6.37 1.82 10.31 1.21 3.03 3.50 2.93 6.6 0.7
4Danny Duffy 3 1 0 25 9 66.7 7.56 2.16 10.66 1.49 3.24 3.75 2.67 18.9 2.0
5Peter Moylan 2 0 0 13 0 18.7 10.12 2.89 8.20 0.48 3.38 3.12 4.58 0.8 0.1
6Ian Kennedy 6 6 0 15 15 88.7 7.71 2.94 8.63 1.93 3.96 5.21 3.97 13.4 1.4
7Chien-Ming Wang 4 0 0 23 0 30.0 9.60 3.00 5.70 1.20 3.90 4.59 5.17 -0.7 -0.1
8Dillon Gee 2 2 0 15 4 49.0 10.84 3.31 7.71 1.84 4.04 5.29 5.15 -0.3 0.0
9Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.59 4.38 0.8 0.1
10Edinson Volquez 7 7 0 16 16 92.7 9.62 3.50 7.09 0.97 5.15 4.21 5.32 0.1 0.0
11Joakim Soria 3 3 1 35 0 36.0 7.50 3.50 8.00 0.75 3.00 3.68 4.19 3.0 0.3
12Wade Davis 1 0 18 28 0 27.3 4.94 3.62 8.56 0.00 0.99 2.65 3.80 3.5 0.4
13Chris Young 2 7 0 13 11 53.7 10.23 3.86 9.22 3.52 6.54 7.45 5.86 -3.3 -0.4
14Brian Flynn 1 0 0 8 0 16.0 5.06 3.94 7.88 0.56 2.81 3.50 3.98 1.7 0.2
15Yordano Ventura 6 5 0 15 15 84.7 8.93 4.15 6.70 1.17 5.00 4.85 5.35 -0.2 0.0
16Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.84 -1.4 -0.1
17Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 5.62 0.0 0.0

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