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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 06-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 40 36 .526 - 4.75 4.09 0.66 -6.2 6
2 Minnesota Twins 39 36 .520 0.5 4.55 5.19 -0.64 6.4 21
3 Kansas City Royals 37 38 .493 2.5 3.93 4.47 -0.54 5.7 23
4 Detroit Tigers 34 42 .447 6.0 4.76 5.03 -0.27 -1.9 19
5 Chicago White Sox 33 43 .434 7.0 4.55 4.61 -0.06 -3.4 17



2017 Rankings

37 Wins is tied for 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
38 Losses is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.493 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
3.93 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.47 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.54 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.7 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 50 36 .581 430 360 .268 .338 .437
Detroit Tigers 42 44 .488 396 405 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 42 45 .483 394 412 .251 .318 .418
Chicago White Sox 40 46 .465 373 408 .254 .307 .405
Kansas City Royals 39 48 .448 365 406 .256 .310 .401

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Brandon Moss
Brandon Moss

-0.6 BWARP
Raul Mondesi
Raul Mondesi

-0.5 BWARP
Jorge Soler
Jorge Soler

-0.5 BWARP

Top Pitching Performers by ERA

Mike Minor
Mike Minor

1.88 ERA
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

2.25 ERA
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

2.29 ERA

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP
Sorted Ascending
BWARP
1Brandon Moss 180 17 4 0 9 15 17 61 1 0 .179 .256 .370 .225 -5.3 -0.6
2Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
3Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
4Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.3 -0.4
5Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.3 -0.4
6Alcides Escobar 304 26 14 1 1 19 6 59 2 2 .214 .233 .279 .197 -6.3 -0.2
7Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
8Alex Gordon 263 23 9 1 3 15 25 54 1 2 .188 .290 .275 .215 -5.7 -0.1
9Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.4 -0.1
10Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.040 -0.6 -0.1
11Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.029 -0.3 -0.1
12Ramon Torres 23 4 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 .286 .348 .381 .255 0.0 -0.1
13Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.340 -0.5 -0.1
14Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
15Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .754 1.3 0.0
25Jorge Bonifacio 217 30 9 0 11 27 18 58 0 0 .254 .318 .467 .271 7.2 0.0
26Drew Butera 67 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .231 .242 .369 .231 1.8 0.1
27Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .171 0.2 0.1
28Mike Moustakas 286 35 13 0 19 46 14 50 0 0 .268 .304 .528 .285 15.4 0.9
29Salvador Perez 273 31 15 0 15 45 10 49 0 0 .289 .320 .523 .288 17.1 1.2
30Whit Merrifield 237 26 11 3 6 29 13 32 7 1 .281 .322 .442 .285 13.6 1.3
31Eric Hosmer 313 40 17 1 9 32 27 51 3 0 .306 .364 .468 .299 14.4 1.6
32Lorenzo Cain 308 41 13 2 10 27 30 54 14 0 .284 .357 .455 .289 20.6 2.8

Pitchers by ERA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Ascending
ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Mike Minor 3 1 0 31 0 38.3 6.10 2.58 8.92 0.23 1.88 2.41 2.61 11.0 1.1
2Scott Alexander 0 2 0 19 0 28.0 7.07 2.89 7.39 0.32 2.25 2.90 2.66 7.9 0.8
3Jason Vargas 11 3 0 15 15 94.3 8.30 1.91 6.68 0.76 2.29 3.43 4.01 16.5 1.6
4Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 6.75 2.89 3.86 0.00 2.89 3.22 4.91 0.3 0.0
5Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.61 7.4 0.7
6Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.08 -2.0 -0.2
7Joakim Soria 4 2 0 33 0 31.0 9.29 3.77 12.19 0.00 3.77 1.66 2.75 8.4 0.8
8Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.43 3.39 11.0 1.1
9Kelvin Herrera 1 2 18 32 0 31.0 9.58 1.45 9.00 2.03 4.35 4.53 3.18 6.9 0.7
10Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.50 3.11 6.56 -0.3 0.0
11Jason Hammel 4 6 0 15 15 83.3 10.04 2.92 7.02 1.19 4.75 4.45 5.20 3.6 0.4
12Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.59 5.90 -2.4 -0.2
13Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.97 6.04 -1.5 -0.2
14Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.11 -0.6 -0.1
15Matt Strahm 2 5 0 23 3 33.7 7.75 5.35 9.89 1.60 5.61 5.19 4.11 4.5 0.5
16Travis Wood 1 2 0 25 0 28.7 10.67 5.65 6.59 0.94 6.28 4.99 8.16 -9.5 -1.0
17Peter Moylan 0 0 0 35 0 25.0 9.36 4.68 8.64 0.72 6.48 3.91 3.49 4.7 0.5
18Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.36 2.70 1.1 0.1
19Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.79 -11.7 -1.2
20Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.11 9.93 -0.5 -0.1

BP Articles

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