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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 06-26)
1 Cleveland Indians 40 35 .533 - 4.80 4.12 0.68 -5.8 6
2 Minnesota Twins 39 35 .527 0.5 4.58 5.14 -0.56 6.3 19
3 Kansas City Royals 37 37 .500 2.5 3.95 4.46 -0.51 5.9 23
4 Detroit Tigers 33 42 .440 7.0 4.76 5.05 -0.29 -2.1 20
5 Chicago White Sox 32 43 .427 8.0 4.56 4.63 -0.07 -3.7 18



2017 Rankings

37 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, 3rd in division
37 Losses is tied for 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.95 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.46 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.51 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.9 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: 06-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 50 37 .575 433 363 .268 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 43 44 .494 402 410 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 42 46 .477 399 416 .250 .318 .418
Chicago White Sox 40 47 .460 378 412 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 40 48 .455 370 411 .256 .310 .401

Top offensive performers by SB

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

14 SB
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

7 SB
Raul Mondesi
Raul Mondesi

5 SB

Top Pitching Performers by ERA

Mike Minor
Mike Minor

1.88 ERA
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

2.29 ERA
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

2.42 ERA

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 304 40 13 2 10 27 30 54 14 0 .280 .355 .454 .289 20.3 2.7
2Whit Merrifield 232 25 10 3 6 29 13 30 7 1 .283 .325 .443 .287 13.6 1.3
3Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
4Eric Hosmer 309 40 17 1 9 32 26 51 3 0 .302 .359 .466 .296 13.3 1.4
5Alcides Escobar 300 26 14 1 1 19 6 59 2 2 .210 .230 .276 .195 -7.0 -0.2
6Ramon Torres 23 4 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 .286 .348 .381 .254 0.0 -0.1
7Brandon Moss 176 17 4 0 9 15 17 59 1 0 .184 .261 .380 .228 -4.5 -0.5
8Alex Gordon 259 23 9 1 3 15 25 53 1 2 .191 .295 .280 .218 -5.0 0.0
9Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.4 -0.5
10Jorge Bonifacio 212 29 9 0 11 26 18 55 0 0 .250 .316 .469 .271 7.2 0.1
11Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.4 -0.4
12Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
14Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.4 -0.1
16Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
18Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
19Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.029 -0.3 -0.1
20Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .171 0.2 0.1
23Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Drew Butera 67 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .231 .242 .369 .231 1.7 0.1
25Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.338 -0.5 -0.1
26Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .752 1.3 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Salvador Perez 269 31 15 0 15 43 10 47 0 0 .290 .321 .528 .289 17.1 1.2
30Mike Moustakas 282 35 13 0 19 46 14 50 0 0 .268 .305 .532 .285 15.3 0.8
31Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.044 -0.7 -0.1
32Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 2.42 2.61 11.0 1.1
2Jason Vargas 11 3 0 15 15 94.3 8.30 1.91 6.68 0.76 2.29 3.44 3.94 17.4 1.7
3Scott Alexander 0 2 0 18 0 26.0 6.92 3.12 6.92 0.35 2.42 3.13 2.63 7.4 0.7
4Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 6.75 2.89 3.86 0.00 2.89 3.23 4.77 0.4 0.0
5Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.53 4.64 7.3 0.7
6Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.95 6.99 -1.9 -0.2
7Joakim Soria 4 2 0 33 0 31.0 9.29 3.77 12.19 0.00 3.77 1.67 2.70 8.6 0.9
8Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.45 3.28 11.6 1.2
9Kelvin Herrera 1 2 18 32 0 31.0 9.58 1.45 9.00 2.03 4.35 4.54 3.15 7.0 0.7
10Jason Hammel 4 6 0 15 15 83.3 10.04 2.92 7.02 1.19 4.75 4.47 4.98 5.7 0.6
11Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.76 3.65 5.5 0.6
12Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.61 5.84 -1.9 -0.2
13Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.99 5.97 -1.3 -0.1
14Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.02 6.08 -0.5 -0.1
15Travis Wood 1 2 0 25 0 28.7 10.67 5.65 6.59 0.94 6.28 5.01 8.08 -9.2 -0.9
16Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.38 2.72 1.1 0.1
17Peter Moylan 0 0 0 34 0 23.7 9.51 4.56 8.75 0.76 6.85 3.93 3.29 5.0 0.5
18Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.19 8.82 -11.8 -1.2
19Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.00 3.13 7.06 -0.2 0.0
20Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.13 10.06 -0.5 -0.1

BP Articles

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