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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 04-28)
1 Chicago White Sox 12 9 .571 - 4.24 3.43 0.81 1.4 12
2 Cleveland Indians 12 10 .545 0.5 4.59 4.27 0.32 -1.1 6
3 Detroit Tigers 11 11 .500 1.5 4.86 5.64 -0.78 2.1 23
3 Minnesota Twins 11 11 .500 1.5 4.27 4.18 0.09 -0.1 15
5 Kansas City Royals 7 15 .318 5.5 2.64 4.23 -1.59 -0.3 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
15 Losses is tied for 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.318 Win Pct is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.64 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.23 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-1.59 Diff/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
-0.3 Pyth O/U is 19th in MLB, 8th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 80 60 .571 694 594 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 69 71 .493 646 656 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 68 72 .486 639 658 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 64 77 .454 605 668 .253 .306 .402
Kansas City Royals 63 77 .450 591 666 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by B2

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4 B2
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

4 B2
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

3 B2

Top Pitching Performers by ERA

Jake Junis
Jake Junis

0.00 ERA
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

1.40 ERA
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

1.74 ERA

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

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 91 6 4 0 0 4 14 17 6 0 .276 .396 .329 .260 3.7 0.5
2Alcides Escobar 82 4 4 0 0 2 3 18 0 0 .167 .198 .218 .157 -5.4 -0.4
3Mike Moustakas 84 12 3 0 7 11 4 18 0 0 .275 .310 .575 .292 4.8 0.3
4Alex Gordon 93 6 3 0 0 5 7 20 0 1 .181 .269 .217 .184 -4.2 -0.2
5Salvador Perez 81 7 2 0 6 11 3 16 0 0 .247 .272 .506 .259 3.2 0.2
6Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
7Eric Hosmer 92 4 1 1 1 6 7 12 0 0 .224 .283 .294 .201 -5.2 -0.4
8Cheslor Cuthbert 31 1 0 0 1 1 2 7 0 0 .138 .194 .241 .166 -2.2 -0.2
9Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Jorge Bonifacio 22 1 0 0 1 2 2 4 0 0 .300 .364 .450 .278 0.7 0.0
11Whit Merrifield 34 3 0 1 1 2 3 4 1 0 .233 .324 .400 .266 0.7 0.0
12Christian Colon 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .115 -1.5 -0.1
13Brandon Moss 64 5 0 0 4 6 7 24 1 0 .143 .234 .357 .213 -3.1 -0.4
14Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.1 -0.4
15Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.6 -0.4

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
1Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.88 4.91 0.0 0.0
2Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.44 2.58 7.6 0.8
3Scott Alexander 0 1 0 6 0 10.3 5.23 1.74 5.23 0.87 1.74 3.56 2.51 2.7 0.3
4Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.63 3.91 0.8 0.1
5Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 5 5 31.3 4.88 4.02 8.04 0.86 2.30 3.68 4.47 2.6 0.3
6Joakim Soria 1 1 0 10 0 10.7 6.75 5.91 10.97 0.00 2.53 2.41 2.63 2.6 0.3
7Danny Duffy 2 1 0 5 5 32.0 7.59 3.38 6.75 0.56 2.81 3.50 3.40 6.5 0.7
8Mike Minor 0 1 0 9 0 9.7 7.45 2.79 7.45 0.00 3.72 2.15 2.33 2.7 0.3
9Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.31 4.83 0.8 0.1
10Peter Moylan 0 0 0 13 0 9.7 9.31 2.79 7.45 0.93 5.59 3.81 3.13 1.8 0.2
11Chris Young 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 15.26 4.70 5.87 1.17 5.87 4.84 10.73 -5.0 -0.5
12Nate Karns 0 2 0 5 4 23.0 9.39 3.52 7.43 2.35 6.26 5.92 7.00 -4.5 -0.5
13Matt Strahm 0 2 0 6 0 4.0 11.25 13.50 4.50 2.25 15.75 9.63 4.26 0.3 0.0
14Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.94 14.39 -5.7 -0.6

BP Articles

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