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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 04-26)
1 Detroit Tigers 11 9 .550 - 5.15 5.75 -0.60 2.3 19
1 Chicago White Sox 11 9 .550 - 4.10 3.45 0.65 1.7 16
1 Cleveland Indians 11 9 .550 - 4.80 4.40 0.40 -1.1 5
4 Minnesota Twins 10 11 .476 1.5 4.19 4.19 0.00 -0.8 15
5 Kansas City Royals 7 14 .333 4.5 2.57 4.14 -1.57 0.3 30



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is tied for 28th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
14 Losses is tied for 29th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
.333 Win Pct is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.57 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.14 RA/G is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-1.57 Diff/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
0.3 Pyth O/U is 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 81 61 .570 707 602 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 70 72 .493 657 665 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 68 73 .482 642 663 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 65 77 .458 610 673 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 63 78 .447 595 671 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by AVG

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.299 AVG
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

.296 AVG
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.250 AVG

Top Pitching Performers by FIP

Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

1.39 FIP
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.08 FIP
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

2.38 FIP

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 82 6 4 0 0 4 14 15 6 0 .299 .427 .358 .283 5.3 0.6
2Mike Moustakas 75 12 3 0 7 11 4 14 0 0 .296 .333 .634 .315 6.1 0.4
3Salvador Perez 72 6 1 0 5 9 3 14 0 0 .250 .278 .485 .256 2.5 0.1
4Jorge Bonifacio 14 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 .231 .286 .462 .247 0.0 0.0
5Whit Merrifield 25 2 0 1 1 2 2 3 1 0 .217 .280 .435 .259 0.5 0.0
6Eric Hosmer 83 3 1 0 1 5 6 12 0 0 .195 .253 .247 .176 -6.4 -0.5
7Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
8Alex Gordon 85 5 3 0 0 5 5 18 0 1 .182 .259 .221 .180 -4.7 -0.3
9Alcides Escobar 74 3 4 0 0 1 3 18 0 0 .171 .205 .229 .163 -4.4 -0.4
10Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.3 -0.4
11Brandon Moss 60 4 0 0 3 5 7 24 1 0 .135 .233 .308 .200 -3.8 -0.5
12Cheslor Cuthbert 27 1 0 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 .120 .185 .240 .140 -2.6 -0.3
13Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.8 -0.5
14Christian Colon 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .115 -1.5 -0.1
15Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by FIP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Ascending
FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.39 2.31 8.0 0.8
2Mike Minor 0 1 0 8 0 9.3 7.71 2.89 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.08 2.26 2.6 0.3
3Joakim Soria 1 0 0 8 0 9.0 5.00 6.00 11.00 0.00 0.00 2.38 2.23 2.5 0.3
4Peter Moylan 0 0 0 11 0 8.7 8.31 3.12 7.27 0.00 5.19 2.60 2.80 1.9 0.2
5Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.26 4.74 0.8 0.1
6Danny Duffy 2 1 0 5 5 32.0 7.59 3.38 6.75 0.56 2.81 3.45 2.97 7.6 0.8
7Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.52 5.04 0.2 0.0
8Scott Alexander 0 1 0 5 0 9.0 5.00 2.00 5.00 1.00 2.00 3.83 2.53 2.2 0.2
9Chris Young 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 15.26 4.70 5.87 1.17 5.87 4.78 10.99 -5.3 -0.5
10Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.58 3.81 0.8 0.1
11Nate Karns 0 1 0 4 3 17.0 9.00 4.76 7.41 2.65 6.35 6.77 9.69 -8.7 -0.9
12Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.89 14.85 -6.0 -0.6
13Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.83 0.46 0.5 0.0
14Matt Strahm 0 2 0 5 0 2.7 16.88 20.25 3.38 3.38 23.62 13.70 9.09 -1.3 -0.1

BP Articles

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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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