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2016 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 06-25)
1 Cleveland Indians 43 30 .589 - 4.82 3.79 1.03 -1.4 2
2 Kansas City Royals 38 35 .521 5.0 4.04 4.32 -0.28 3.8 22
3 Detroit Tigers 37 37 .500 6.5 4.72 4.81 -0.09 -1.6 14
4 Chicago White Sox 37 38 .493 7.0 4.15 4.31 -0.16 1.8 16
5 Minnesota Twins 23 51 .311 20.5 3.99 5.58 -1.59 -3.5 27



2016 Rankings

38 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
35 Losses is tied for 11th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 2nd in division
.521 Win Pct is tied for 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
4.04 RS/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.32 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-0.28 Diff/G is tied for 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.8 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 51 38 .573 394 339 .257 .323 .406
Chicago White Sox 45 42 .517 375 362 .260 .316 .404
Detroit Tigers 44 44 .500 378 380 .263 .321 .410
Minnesota Twins 42 46 .477 369 386 .253 .316 .404
Kansas City Royals 41 48 .461 350 384 .261 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by EQA

Drew Butera
Drew Butera

.317 EQA
Paulo Orlando
Paulo Orlando

.313 EQA
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.305 EQA

Bottom pitching performers by FIP

Drew Butera
Drew Butera

1.11 FIP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.04 FIP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

2.61 FIP

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Drew Butera 54 9 7 0 2 8 4 10 0 0 .306 .358 .571 .317 5.1 0.6
2Paulo Orlando 176 15 9 3 1 15 5 38 5 1 .361 .389 .470 .313 13.2 1.4
3Salvador Perez 253 29 15 2 12 36 11 57 0 0 .298 .332 .529 .305 19.2 1.6
4Eric Hosmer 306 40 14 1 12 44 26 59 4 1 .307 .366 .495 .304 15.6 1.2
5Brett Eibner 41 6 5 0 1 7 3 11 0 0 .297 .350 .514 .301 2.5 0.3
6Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
7Whit Merrifield 141 21 10 1 2 13 5 24 4 1 .324 .348 .456 .282 7.0 0.9
8Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.7 0.2
9Cheslor Cuthbert 162 17 5 0 6 16 8 37 1 0 .281 .317 .431 .262 2.0 0.5
10Lorenzo Cain 295 36 11 0 8 38 19 63 6 4 .281 .329 .409 .255 8.5 1.9
11Alex Gordon 171 20 6 0 5 11 16 51 3 0 .218 .322 .361 .247 1.5 0.0
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
13Christian Colon 67 4 2 0 0 3 5 12 0 1 .274 .328 .306 .237 -0.9 0.0
14Kendrys Morales 270 25 10 0 8 33 22 54 0 0 .226 .296 .366 .236 -4.0 -0.4
15Jarrod Dyson 142 16 5 1 0 8 12 16 12 3 .252 .326 .309 .226 -0.3 0.6
16Alcides Escobar 334 25 11 2 1 19 10 48 10 4 .252 .275 .309 .211 -2.6 -0.5
17Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .121 0.0 0.0
18Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
19Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
20Ian Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 -0.1
21Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Dillon Gee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Brian Flynn 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
1Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.11 0.00 0.0 0.0
2Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 36 0 35.7 6.56 1.51 11.10 0.50 1.51 2.04 2.55 9.3 1.0
3Wade Davis 1 0 18 27 0 26.3 4.78 3.76 8.89 0.00 1.03 2.61 3.76 3.4 0.4
4Peter Moylan 2 0 0 12 0 17.7 10.19 2.55 8.15 0.51 3.57 3.05 4.44 0.9 0.1
5Luke Hochevar 1 1 0 31 0 29.7 6.37 1.82 10.31 1.21 3.03 3.48 2.93 6.5 0.7
6Brian Flynn 1 0 0 7 0 13.3 5.40 4.05 8.77 0.68 3.38 3.48 4.01 1.3 0.1
7Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.57 4.37 0.8 0.1
8Joakim Soria 3 3 1 34 0 35.0 7.71 3.60 8.23 0.77 3.09 3.68 4.18 2.8 0.3
9Danny Duffy 2 1 0 24 8 58.7 7.67 2.45 10.89 1.53 3.38 3.87 2.88 14.9 1.6
10Edinson Volquez 7 7 0 16 16 92.7 9.62 3.50 7.09 0.97 5.15 4.20 5.35 -0.7 -0.1
11Chien-Ming Wang 4 0 0 23 0 30.0 9.60 3.00 5.70 1.20 3.90 4.57 5.33 -1.4 -0.2
12Yordano Ventura 6 4 0 14 14 79.3 8.74 4.08 6.69 1.13 4.54 4.73 5.38 -0.9 -0.1
13Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.91 -1.7 -0.2
14Dillon Gee 2 2 0 15 4 49.0 10.84 3.31 7.71 1.84 4.04 5.27 5.12 -0.4 0.0
15Ian Kennedy 5 6 0 14 14 81.7 8.04 3.09 8.16 1.98 4.19 5.45 4.27 9.2 1.0
16Chris Young 2 7 0 13 11 53.7 10.23 3.86 9.22 3.52 6.54 7.43 5.14 0.7 0.1
17Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.61 5.63 -0.1 0.0

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Players Prefer Presentation: I Care About All-Star VotingMeg Rowley2016-06-23
What You Need to Know: How Could They Be So Bartless?Emma Baccellieri2016-06-22
The Call-Up: Cody ReedKourage Kundahl2016-06-20
The Call-Up: Cody ReedGeorge Bissell2016-06-20
What You Need to Know: Tough Guys ToughNicolas Stellini2016-06-08
Rubbing Mud: What'll It Take to Make the Royals Sellers? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-06
Rubbing Mud: Sal Perez, Everyday Success StoryMatthew Trueblood2016-06-01
BP Kansas City: Replacing Moustakas and GordonHunter Samuels2016-05-29
BP South Side: The Royals Are Baseball's Perfect TormentorsJames Fegan2016-05-28
Prospectus Feature: Failing To Find A Better WayTrevor Strunk2016-05-15


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