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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 05-27)
1 Minnesota Twins 26 19 .578 - 4.53 4.47 0.06 2.4 10
2 Cleveland Indians 24 23 .511 3.0 4.30 4.15 0.15 -2.2 9
3 Detroit Tigers 23 26 .469 5.0 4.61 5.02 -0.41 1.5 21
4 Chicago White Sox 22 26 .458 5.5 4.54 4.06 0.48 -2.9 13
5 Kansas City Royals 21 27 .438 6.5 3.42 4.27 -0.85 2.1 26



2017 Rankings

21 Wins is tied for 23rd in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
27 Losses is tied for 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.438 Win Pct is 24th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
3.42 RS/G is 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.27 RA/G is tied for 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.85 Diff/G is 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
2.1 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 66 49 .574 570 485 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 56 57 .496 521 531 .259 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 56 61 .479 534 556 .251 .319 .421
Chicago White Sox 52 62 .456 490 540 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 52 62 .456 482 533 .256 .312 .399

Top offensive performers by B2

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

10 B2
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

9 B2
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

8 B2

Top Pitching Performers by BB9

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

1.71 BB9
Seth Maness
Seth Maness

1.80 BB9
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

2.24 BB9

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 194 13 10 0 0 10 5 39 0 0 .176 .205 .231 .178 -8.2 -0.5
2Lorenzo Cain 197 17 9 1 2 10 23 35 12 0 .263 .355 .363 .268 9.2 1.3
3Eric Hosmer 200 22 8 1 4 16 18 29 3 0 .298 .360 .420 .292 7.3 0.8
4Salvador Perez 182 17 7 0 11 29 8 34 0 0 .266 .302 .503 .285 10.9 0.7
5Mike Moustakas 182 23 7 0 13 26 8 33 0 0 .260 .297 .526 .283 9.4 0.4
6Alex Gordon 171 10 5 0 0 8 17 35 1 2 .177 .292 .211 .201 -5.9 -0.2
7Jorge Bonifacio 106 14 3 0 6 15 9 27 0 0 .271 .330 .490 .286 5.1 0.2
8Brandon Moss 126 15 3 0 9 14 12 42 1 0 .195 .270 .460 .262 1.5 0.1
9Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .202 -2.9 -0.4
10Cheslor Cuthbert 63 1 2 0 1 4 2 15 0 0 .164 .190 .246 .171 -4.1 -0.4
11Whit Merrifield 126 14 1 1 5 10 8 19 4 1 .272 .328 .430 .286 6.6 0.7
12Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .278 2.8 0.1
13Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.1 -0.5
14Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .128 -2.1 -0.1
15Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .139 -5.1 -0.5

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
1Kelvin Herrera 1 1 11 21 0 21.0 9.43 1.71 9.43 2.14 3.86 4.49 3.29 4.0 0.4
2Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.52 9.08 -2.3 -0.2
3Jason Vargas 6 3 0 10 10 60.3 7.91 2.24 7.61 0.75 2.39 3.10 3.68 11.4 1.2
4Mike Minor 2 1 0 20 0 26.7 5.40 2.36 9.45 0.00 1.69 1.72 2.40 7.7 0.8
5Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.55 3.48 2.4 0.2
6Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.24 2.90 12.4 1.3
7Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.28 3.95 10.2 1.1
8Joakim Soria 2 1 0 22 0 22.7 7.54 3.57 11.12 0.00 1.59 1.64 2.64 5.9 0.6
9Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.66 6.59 -6.3 -0.6
10Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 8 8 42.7 6.12 4.22 7.59 1.69 4.43 5.15 5.15 1.1 0.1
11Peter Moylan 0 0 0 23 0 17.0 10.59 4.24 6.88 1.06 8.47 4.51 4.81 0.3 0.0
12Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.01 9.56 -11.1 -1.1
13Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.17 2.46 1.1 0.1
14Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.05 10.59 -9.8 -1.0
15Matt Strahm 1 2 0 16 0 15.3 5.87 8.80 11.15 1.76 5.87 5.92 5.05 -0.1 0.0
16Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.27 4.89 0.3 0.0

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Let It Eat: The Worst Hitter From Each Team Who Could Start for the RoyalsBen Carsley2017-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessTrevor Strunk2017-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: Walking CainMatthew Trueblood2017-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFlu-Like Symptoms: Payrolls: It's All RelativeRob Mains2017-04-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Five to Watch: Leadoff SurprisesGreg Wellemeyer2017-04-03
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Buyer's Guide: Jorge SolerEric Roseberry2017-04-03


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