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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 10-02)
1 Chicago White Sox 73 64 .533 - 4.84 4.43 0.41 -4.3 16
2 Kansas City Royals 70 65 .519 2.0 5.16 5.33 -0.17 11.7 21
2 Minnesota Twins 71 66 .518 2.0 4.83 4.81 0.02 -1.6 28
4 Cleveland Indians 62 76 .449 11.5 4.35 4.79 -0.44 0.6 4
5 Detroit Tigers 34 102 .250 38.5 3.51 5.62 -2.11 -7.3 9



2016 Rankings

70 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 3rd in division
65 Losses is tied for 21st in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 2nd in division
.519 Win Pct is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division
5.16 RS/G is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
5.33 RA/G is 31st in MLB, 14th in league, 4th in division
-0.17 Diff/G is 26th in MLB, 12th in league, 3rd in division
11.7 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 03-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 92 70 .568 798 687 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 79 83 .488 743 765 .262 .321 .428
Minnesota Twins 78 84 .481 731 763 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 76 86 .469 708 758 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 71 91 .438 680 777 .257 .311 .398

Top offensive performers by VORP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

13.1 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

12.7 VORP
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

11.7 VORP

Top Pitching Performers by BB9

Drew Butera
Drew Butera

0.00 BB9
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

1.50 BB9
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

2.10 BB9

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
1Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 13.1 2.1
2Salvador Perez 546 57 28 2 22 64 22 119 0 0 .247 .288 .438 .245 12.7 0.8
3Kendrys Morales 618 65 24 0 30 93 48 120 0 0 .263 .327 .468 .270 11.7 1.2
4Paulo Orlando 484 52 24 4 5 43 13 105 14 3 .302 .329 .405 .257 10.0 0.6
5Eric Hosmer 667 80 24 1 25 104 57 132 5 3 .266 .328 .433 .261 7.6 0.5
6Jarrod Dyson 337 46 14 8 1 25 26 39 30 7 .278 .340 .388 .250 7.1 1.2
7Drew Butera 133 18 10 1 4 16 8 36 0 0 .285 .328 .480 .268 6.0 0.6
8Whit Merrifield 332 44 22 3 2 29 19 72 8 3 .283 .323 .392 .253 6.0 1.1
9Cheslor Cuthbert 510 49 28 1 12 46 32 96 2 0 .274 .318 .413 .250 5.9 0.4
10Alcides Escobar 682 57 24 6 7 55 27 96 17 4 .261 .292 .350 .227 5.8 0.7
11Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.4 0.5
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
13Alex Gordon 506 62 16 2 17 40 52 148 8 1 .220 .312 .380 .240 1.6 -0.3
14Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
15Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .486 1.1 0.0
16Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
17Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .245 0.3 0.2
18Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 0.2 -0.1
19Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.1 -0.1
20Hunter Dozier 21 4 1 0 0 1 2 8 0 0 .211 .286 .263 .236 -0.2 -0.1
21Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 -0.4 -0.2
22Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 2 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.5 -0.1
23Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
24Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.013 -0.7 -0.1
25Daniel Nava 12 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .091 .167 .182 .145 -0.8 -0.1
26Billy Burns 40 7 0 0 0 1 0 7 3 2 .243 .275 .243 .203 -0.9 -0.3
27Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .217 -4.1 0.2
28Raul Mondesi 149 16 1 3 2 13 6 48 9 1 .185 .231 .281 .190 -5.1 -1.0
29Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Wade Davis 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 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 4.44 0.1 0.0
2Kelvin Herrera 2 6 12 72 0 72.0 7.12 1.50 10.75 0.75 2.75 2.43 2.36 20.9 2.2
3Danny Duffy 12 3 0 42 26 179.7 8.17 2.10 9.42 1.35 3.51 3.79 3.69 32.6 3.4
4Brooks Pounders 2 1 0 13 0 12.7 13.50 2.13 9.24 4.26 9.24 7.92 4.60 0.5 0.1
5Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.86 4.6 0.5
6Jason Vargas 0 0 0 3 3 12.0 6.00 2.25 8.25 0.75 2.25 3.11 3.61 2.3 0.2
7Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 5.47 -3.7 -0.4
8Ian Kennedy 11 11 0 33 33 195.7 7.96 3.04 8.46 1.52 3.68 4.63 4.09 27.7 2.9
9Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.46 -2.9 -0.3
10Peter Moylan 2 0 0 50 0 44.7 8.46 3.22 6.85 0.81 3.43 3.96 4.05 4.6 0.5
11Scott Alexander 0 0 0 17 0 19.0 11.37 3.32 7.58 0.47 3.32 3.21 3.91 2.2 0.2
12Wade Davis 2 1 27 45 0 43.3 6.85 3.32 9.76 0.00 1.87 2.25 2.96 9.7 1.0
13Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 34 34 189.3 10.32 3.61 6.61 1.09 5.37 4.53 4.88 10.1 1.0
14Joakim Soria 5 8 1 70 0 66.7 9.45 3.64 9.18 1.35 4.05 4.32 3.75 9.0 0.9
15Brian Flynn 1 2 0 36 1 55.3 6.18 3.74 7.16 0.81 2.60 3.99 3.92 6.6 0.7
16Yordano Ventura 11 12 0 32 32 186.0 9.19 3.77 6.97 1.11 4.45 4.55 4.19 24.2 2.5
17Chris Young 3 9 1 34 13 88.7 10.56 4.36 9.54 2.84 6.19 6.58 6.47 -12.4 -1.3
18Matt Strahm 2 2 0 21 0 22.0 5.32 4.50 12.27 0.00 1.23 2.02 2.77 5.4 0.6
19Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 10 0 8.3 11.88 5.40 7.56 1.08 6.48 4.79 4.59 0.4 0.0
20Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.34 0.1 0.0
21Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 2.49 0.9 0.1

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