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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 05-28)
1 Minnesota Twins 26 20 .565 - 4.57 4.54 0.03 2.0 10
2 Cleveland Indians 25 23 .521 2.0 4.42 4.08 0.34 -2.9 8
3 Chicago White Sox 23 26 .469 4.5 4.59 4.04 0.55 -2.9 12
4 Detroit Tigers 23 27 .460 5.0 4.58 5.06 -0.48 1.5 21
5 Kansas City Royals 21 28 .429 6.5 3.37 4.39 -1.02 2.7 27



2017 Rankings

21 Wins is tied for 25th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
28 Losses is tied for 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.429 Win Pct is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.37 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.39 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
-1.02 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
2.7 Pyth O/U is tied for 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 65 49 .570 568 481 .267 .337 .436
Detroit Tigers 55 57 .491 517 525 .259 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 56 60 .483 528 551 .251 .319 .420
Kansas City Royals 52 61 .460 479 528 .256 .312 .398
Chicago White Sox 51 62 .451 483 536 .253 .308 .403

Top offensive performers by HR

Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

13 HR
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

11 HR
Brandon Moss
Brandon Moss

9 HR

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.40 DRA
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

2.46 DRA
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

2.64 DRA

Hitters by HR descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Descending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Mike Moustakas 182 23 7 0 13 26 8 33 0 0 .260 .297 .526 .283 9.4 0.4
2Salvador Perez 182 17 7 0 11 29 8 34 0 0 .266 .302 .503 .285 10.9 0.7
3Brandon Moss 126 15 3 0 9 14 12 42 1 0 .195 .270 .460 .262 1.5 0.1
4Jorge Bonifacio 106 14 3 0 6 15 9 27 0 0 .271 .330 .490 .286 5.1 0.2
5Whit Merrifield 126 14 1 1 5 10 8 19 4 1 .272 .328 .430 .286 6.6 0.7
6Eric Hosmer 200 22 8 1 4 16 18 29 3 0 .298 .360 .420 .292 7.3 0.8
7Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .278 2.8 0.1
8Lorenzo Cain 197 17 9 1 2 10 23 35 12 0 .263 .355 .363 .268 9.2 1.3
9Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .139 -5.1 -0.5
10Cheslor Cuthbert 63 1 2 0 1 4 2 15 0 0 .164 .190 .246 .171 -4.1 -0.4
11Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .202 -2.9 -0.4
12Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .128 -2.1 -0.1
13Alcides Escobar 194 13 10 0 0 10 5 39 0 0 .176 .205 .231 .178 -8.2 -0.5
14Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Alex Gordon 171 10 5 0 0 8 17 35 1 2 .177 .292 .211 .201 -5.9 -0.2
16Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.1 -0.5

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Mike Minor 2 1 0 20 0 26.7 5.40 2.36 9.45 0.00 1.69 1.72 2.40 7.7 0.8
2Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.17 2.46 1.1 0.1
3Joakim Soria 2 1 0 22 0 22.7 7.54 3.57 11.12 0.00 1.59 1.64 2.64 5.9 0.6
4Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.24 2.90 12.4 1.3
5Kelvin Herrera 1 1 11 21 0 21.0 9.43 1.71 9.43 2.14 3.86 4.49 3.29 4.0 0.4
6Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.55 3.48 2.4 0.2
7Jason Vargas 6 3 0 10 10 60.3 7.91 2.24 7.61 0.75 2.39 3.10 3.68 11.4 1.2
8Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.28 3.95 10.2 1.1
9Peter Moylan 0 0 0 23 0 17.0 10.59 4.24 6.88 1.06 8.47 4.51 4.81 0.3 0.0
10Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.27 4.89 0.3 0.0
11Matt Strahm 1 2 0 16 0 15.3 5.87 8.80 11.15 1.76 5.87 5.92 5.05 -0.1 0.0
12Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 8 8 42.7 6.12 4.22 7.59 1.69 4.43 5.15 5.15 1.1 0.1
13Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.66 6.59 -6.3 -0.6
14Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.52 9.08 -2.3 -0.2
15Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.01 9.56 -11.1 -1.1
16Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.05 10.59 -9.8 -1.0

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 BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessTrevor Strunk2017-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: Walking CainMatthew Trueblood2017-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFlu-Like Symptoms: Payrolls: It's All RelativeRob Mains2017-04-06
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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