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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 07-19)
1 Cleveland Indians 48 45 .516 - 4.70 4.02 0.68 -9.3 6
2 Minnesota Twins 48 46 .511 0.5 4.55 5.20 -0.65 7.9 21
3 Kansas City Royals 46 47 .495 2.0 4.06 4.49 -0.43 5.4 18
4 Detroit Tigers 43 50 .462 5.0 4.84 4.97 -0.13 -2.9 14
5 Chicago White Sox 38 54 .413 9.5 4.45 4.93 -0.48 -2.4 25



2017 Rankings

46 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
47 Losses is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
.495 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
4.06 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.49 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.43 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
5.4 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: 07-20)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 41 28 .594 348 283 .267 .337 .439
Minnesota Twins 33 35 .485 310 320 .251 .319 .418
Kansas City Royals 32 37 .464 290 316 .256 .309 .401
Detroit Tigers 31 38 .449 291 326 .260 .324 .419
Chicago White Sox 30 40 .429 298 355 .252 .306 .399

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.7 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

2.5 BWARP
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

1.9 BWARP

Top Pitching Performers by ERA

Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

2.12 ERA
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

2.27 ERA
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.36 ERA

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 376 50 14 2 11 31 36 66 15 0 .268 .340 .420 .274 18.8 2.7
2Eric Hosmer 387 52 20 1 13 44 32 62 3 0 .314 .370 .487 .304 19.9 2.5
3Whit Merrifield 312 35 21 4 7 34 15 41 15 1 .286 .328 .460 .285 18.6 1.9
4Salvador Perez 331 37 18 0 18 58 11 64 0 0 .282 .309 .513 .277 17.9 1.3
5Mike Moustakas 348 45 16 0 25 55 15 58 0 0 .270 .302 .545 .287 20.6 1.0
6Alcides Escobar 368 34 17 2 3 30 8 66 2 3 .234 .255 .319 .215 -0.5 0.3
7Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .171 0.2 0.2
8Alex Gordon 319 28 11 1 5 26 28 66 1 2 .194 .286 .294 .221 -5.3 0.2
9Drew Butera 79 8 2 1 2 7 3 13 0 0 .227 .256 .360 .231 2.6 0.1
10Jorge Bonifacio 281 35 12 1 11 28 26 71 1 0 .254 .327 .440 .266 7.2 0.0
11Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Al Alburquerque 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Ramon Torres 54 8 3 0 0 2 4 9 1 0 .265 .333 .327 .238 -0.4 0.0
23Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .367 0.5 -0.1
24Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 -0.3 -0.1
25Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.315 -0.4 -0.1
26Ian Kennedy 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .357 1.0 -0.1
27Billy Burns 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .008 -0.9 -0.1
28Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 -0.4 -0.1
29Jason Hammel 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -0.6 -0.1
30Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
31Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.4 -0.4
32Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .139 -4.3 -0.4
33Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .133 -5.6 -0.6
34Brandon Moss 211 22 6 0 10 16 19 72 1 0 .188 .261 .377 .226 -5.9 -0.7
35Jorge Soler 102 7 5 0 2 6 11 34 0 0 .154 .245 .275 .180 -7.1 -0.7

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
1Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 12 0 17.0 7.94 2.12 3.71 0.00 2.12 2.98 5.31 -0.3 0.0
2Scott Alexander 1 3 0 24 0 35.7 6.56 4.29 7.32 0.25 2.27 3.27 2.91 8.9 0.9
3Mike Minor 5 2 0 37 0 45.7 6.70 2.36 9.66 0.59 2.36 2.66 2.69 12.5 1.3
4Jason Vargas 12 4 0 18 18 109.0 8.59 2.39 6.77 1.07 3.06 4.00 3.95 19.5 2.0
5Danny Duffy 5 6 0 14 14 89.7 8.53 2.71 7.13 0.70 3.51 3.57 4.21 13.4 1.3
6Joakim Soria 4 2 1 40 0 38.0 8.53 3.08 11.61 0.24 3.55 1.89 2.67 10.5 1.1
7Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.93 6.41 -1.3 -0.1
8Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 9 0 9.0 10.00 2.00 6.00 0.00 4.00 2.43 8.40 -3.2 -0.3
9Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.42 3.52 10.3 1.0
10Kelvin Herrera 2 2 19 38 0 35.7 9.08 2.02 9.08 1.77 4.29 4.31 3.28 7.4 0.7
11Ian Kennedy 3 6 0 17 17 93.7 6.82 3.56 7.88 1.83 4.32 5.24 4.95 6.4 0.6
12Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 9 0 8.0 6.75 4.50 7.88 0.00 4.50 2.85 4.14 0.9 0.1
13Peter Moylan 0 0 0 43 0 32.7 7.71 4.13 8.54 0.55 4.96 3.47 3.15 7.3 0.7
14Jason Hammel 4 8 0 18 18 100.3 10.23 3.05 7.27 1.26 5.02 4.50 5.13 4.8 0.5
15Matt Strahm 2 5 0 24 3 34.7 7.79 5.71 9.61 1.56 5.45 5.38 4.18 4.3 0.4
16Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.00 6.23 -0.7 -0.1
17Jake Junis 2 2 0 8 6 35.0 10.54 4.11 7.20 2.31 5.66 6.56 5.79 -1.0 -0.1
18Travis Wood 1 3 0 27 2 37.0 11.92 4.62 6.08 0.97 6.81 4.78 8.72 -14.3 -1.4
19Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.17 8.59 -11.1 -1.1
20Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 22.50 9.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 6.10 9.26 -0.9 -0.1
21Luke Farrell 0 0 0 1 1 2.7 23.62 10.12 6.75 3.38 16.88 9.85 8.55 -0.9 -0.1

BP Articles

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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 BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
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Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: Walking CainMatthew Trueblood2017-04-07
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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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