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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 09-24)
1 Cleveland Indians 90 64 .584 - 4.88 4.18 0.70 0.0 5
2 Detroit Tigers 83 71 .539 7.0 4.61 4.49 0.12 0.3 9
3 Kansas City Royals 78 77 .503 12.5 4.14 4.35 -0.21 10.7 21
4 Chicago White Sox 73 81 .474 17.0 4.21 4.47 -0.26 1.4 20
5 Minnesota Twins 56 99 .361 34.5 4.46 5.55 -1.09 -7.7 28



2016 Rankings

78 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is tied for 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.503 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.14 RS/G is tied for 24th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.35 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.21 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 3rd in division
10.7 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 5 3 .625 36 31 .256 .326 .404
Chicago White Sox 4 4 .500 36 34 .260 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 4 4 .500 34 34 .263 .323 .413
Kansas City Royals 3 4 .429 26 32 .257 .306 .381
Minnesota Twins 3 4 .429 30 32 .250 .317 .403

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

652 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

645 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

587 PA

Bottom pitching performers by FIP

Drew Butera
Drew Butera

1.61 FIP
Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

1.63 FIP
Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

2.22 FIP

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 652 57 24 6 7 52 27 91 17 4 .266 .299 .360 .233 9.6 1.2
2Eric Hosmer 645 78 24 1 23 97 55 124 5 3 .268 .330 .431 .260 7.0 0.4
3Kendrys Morales 587 60 21 0 29 89 47 117 0 0 .261 .327 .466 .270 10.4 1.0
4Salvador Perez 523 56 28 2 21 61 20 115 0 0 .249 .289 .442 .247 13.7 0.6
5Cheslor Cuthbert 482 46 28 1 10 43 30 91 2 0 .276 .320 .410 .249 5.1 0.4
6Alex Gordon 478 58 14 2 16 35 51 136 8 1 .218 .314 .376 .239 1.4 -0.4
7Paulo Orlando 451 46 20 4 5 40 12 98 12 2 .293 .320 .394 .251 6.9 0.0
8Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.0
9Jarrod Dyson 315 40 11 7 1 23 25 36 28 7 .264 .328 .364 .239 4.0 0.9
10Whit Merrifield 300 40 19 2 2 25 15 68 7 3 .282 .317 .384 .250 4.5 0.5
11Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.1 0.1
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
13Raul Mondesi 137 14 1 3 1 11 5 44 7 1 .185 .229 .266 .186 -5.5 -0.9
14Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
15Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .280 5.3 0.5
16Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .249 0.7 0.2
17Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
18Billy Burns 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 .269 .321 .269 .218 -0.4 -0.2
19Hunter Dozier 12 3 1 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 .182 .250 .273 .247 0.1 0.0
20Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.2 0.0
21Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 12.0 -0.1
22Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
23Daniel Nava 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .400 .500 .317 0.8 0.1
24Terrance Gore 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 .000 .000 .000 .026 -0.3 0.0
25Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .243 5.2 0.2
26Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .484 1.6 0.0
27Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.4 -0.2
28Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -8.4 -0.1
29Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Kelvin Herrera 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 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 0.00 0.6 0.0
2Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 18 0 19.0 5.68 3.32 12.32 0.00 0.95 1.63 0.00 7.3 0.0
3Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 6 0 5.7 11.12 1.59 6.35 0.00 6.35 2.22 0.00 1.8 0.0
4Wade Davis 1 1 25 40 0 38.3 6.57 3.76 9.86 0.00 2.11 2.40 0.00 9.8 0.0
5Kelvin Herrera 2 5 11 68 0 68.3 6.45 1.32 10.80 0.79 2.24 2.42 0.00 15.5 0.0
6Scott Alexander 0 0 0 15 0 17.7 10.70 3.57 7.64 0.51 3.57 3.33 0.00 0.9 0.0
7Brian Flynn 1 2 0 33 1 51.7 5.92 3.31 7.14 0.70 2.26 3.69 0.00 5.2 0.0
8Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.74 0.00 27.0 0.0
9Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 0.00 2.9 0.0
10Peter Moylan 2 0 0 46 0 42.3 8.93 3.40 6.80 0.85 3.61 4.10 0.00 1.2 0.0
11Joakim Soria 4 8 1 66 0 63.3 9.38 3.84 9.09 1.28 4.12 4.31 0.00 1.3 0.0
12Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 0.00 1.1 0.0
13Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 32 32 181.7 10.21 3.37 6.59 1.09 5.25 4.44 0.00 12.7 0.0
14Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 31 31 183.0 8.07 3.00 8.66 1.52 3.64 4.57 0.00 23.8 0.0
15Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 0.00 0.4 0.0
16Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 30 30 176.0 8.90 3.73 6.65 1.18 4.35 4.69 0.00 4.9 0.0
17Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 0.00 1.1 0.0
18Dillon Gee 7 9 0 32 14 122.3 10.45 2.72 6.55 1.77 4.63 5.26 0.00 0.5 0.0
19Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 0.00 -0.4 0.0
20Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 0.00 -8.2 0.0
21Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 9 0 9.7 16.76 2.79 10.24 5.59 12.10 9.83 0.00 -4.7 0.0

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