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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 04-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 12 9 .571 - 4.76 4.33 0.43 -0.6 5
2 Chicago White Sox 11 9 .550 0.5 4.10 3.45 0.65 1.7 16
3 Detroit Tigers 11 10 .524 1.0 4.95 5.57 -0.62 2.0 20
4 Minnesota Twins 10 11 .476 2.0 4.19 4.19 0.00 -0.8 14
5 Kansas City Royals 7 14 .333 5.0 2.57 4.14 -1.57 0.3 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
14 Losses is 29th in MLB, 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 10th in MLB, 7th 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 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 81 60 .574 701 597 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 70 71 .496 652 661 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 68 73 .482 641 663 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 65 77 .458 610 673 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 63 78 .447 595 670 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by VORP

Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

4.9 VORP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4.3 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

1.4 VORP

Top Pitching Performers by FIP

Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

1.40 FIP
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.12 FIP
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

2.25 FIP

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Mike Moustakas 80 12 3 0 7 11 4 18 0 0 .276 .312 .592 .296 4.9 0.3
2Lorenzo Cain 87 6 4 0 0 4 14 16 6 0 .278 .402 .333 .268 4.3 0.5
3Salvador Perez 77 6 1 0 5 9 3 16 0 0 .233 .260 .452 .239 1.4 0.0
4Whit Merrifield 29 2 0 1 1 2 3 4 1 0 .240 .345 .440 .286 1.2 0.1
5Jorge Bonifacio 18 1 0 0 1 2 1 3 0 0 .294 .333 .471 .271 0.5 0.0
6Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
7Christian Colon 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .115 -1.5 -0.1
8Cheslor Cuthbert 31 1 0 0 1 1 2 7 0 0 .138 .194 .241 .166 -2.2 -0.2
9Alex Gordon 89 6 3 0 0 5 6 20 0 1 .188 .270 .225 .186 -3.8 -0.2
10Brandon Moss 60 4 0 0 3 5 7 24 1 0 .135 .233 .308 .200 -3.9 -0.5
11Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.2 -0.4
12Alcides Escobar 78 4 4 0 0 2 3 18 0 0 .176 .208 .230 .165 -4.6 -0.4
13Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.7 -0.4
14Eric Hosmer 88 3 1 1 1 5 6 12 0 0 .220 .273 .293 .196 -5.5 -0.4
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 1.40 2.70 7.0 0.7
2Mike Minor 0 1 0 9 0 9.7 7.45 2.79 7.45 0.00 3.72 2.12 2.45 2.5 0.3
3Joakim Soria 1 0 0 9 0 10.0 4.50 5.40 10.80 0.00 0.00 2.25 2.10 3.0 0.3
4Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.28 5.58 -0.9 -0.1
5Danny Duffy 2 1 0 5 5 32.0 7.59 3.38 6.75 0.56 2.81 3.47 3.72 5.1 0.5
6Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.54 5.06 0.3 0.0
7Scott Alexander 0 1 0 5 0 9.0 5.00 2.00 5.00 1.00 2.00 3.85 2.80 2.0 0.2
8Peter Moylan 0 0 0 12 0 9.3 9.64 2.89 6.75 0.96 5.79 4.03 3.91 0.9 0.1
9Chris Young 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 15.26 4.70 5.87 1.17 5.87 4.80 11.45 -5.7 -0.6
10Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.60 3.55 1.1 0.1
11Nate Karns 0 2 0 5 4 23.0 9.39 3.52 7.43 2.35 6.26 5.89 7.28 -5.4 -0.6
12Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.91 14.48 -5.7 -0.6
13Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.85 0.43 0.5 0.0
14Matt Strahm 0 2 0 5 0 2.7 16.88 20.25 3.38 3.38 23.62 13.72 9.62 -1.4 -0.1

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