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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 09-26)
1 Cleveland Indians 91 65 .583 - 4.86 4.17 0.69 0.0 5
2 Detroit Tigers 83 73 .532 8.0 4.63 4.55 0.08 -0.3 10
3 Kansas City Royals 79 77 .506 12.0 4.19 4.38 -0.19 11.0 21
4 Chicago White Sox 75 81 .481 16.0 4.22 4.42 -0.20 1.7 18
5 Minnesota Twins 56 100 .359 35.0 4.46 5.54 -1.08 -8.1 28



2016 Rankings

79 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.506 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.19 RS/G is tied for 22nd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
4.38 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
-0.19 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
11 Pyth O/U is tied for 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 3 3 .500 25 25 .261 .315 .401
Cleveland Indians 3 3 .500 24 24 .256 .326 .404
Detroit Tigers 3 3 .500 24 26 .264 .324 .414
Kansas City Royals 3 3 .500 23 27 .258 .306 .383
Minnesota Twins 3 3 .500 23 27 .250 .317 .402

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.0 BWARP
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

1.4 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

1.1 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by GS

Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

0 GS
Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

0 GS
Alec Mills
Alec Mills

0 GS

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 13.0 2.0
2Kendrys Morales 597 64 22 0 30 92 48 117 0 0 .266 .332 .475 .275 14.2 1.4
3Alcides Escobar 661 57 24 6 7 53 27 92 17 4 .266 .298 .359 .233 9.6 1.1
4Jarrod Dyson 315 40 11 7 1 23 25 36 28 7 .264 .328 .364 .239 4.1 0.9
5Salvador Perez 533 57 28 2 22 63 20 117 0 0 .249 .287 .443 .247 14.1 0.8
6Whit Merrifield 305 42 20 3 2 26 15 69 8 3 .287 .321 .398 .255 6.4 0.7
7Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
8Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
9Cheslor Cuthbert 492 48 28 1 11 45 31 92 2 0 .277 .322 .415 .251 6.2 0.4
10Eric Hosmer 650 79 24 1 24 100 55 127 5 3 .268 .329 .434 .261 7.4 0.4
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
12Paulo Orlando 461 49 21 4 5 42 12 99 14 2 .298 .324 .399 .254 8.8 0.3
13Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.7 0.2
14Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .274 1.3 0.2
15Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .217 -4.1 0.1
16Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.8 0.1
17Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .276 0.6 0.1
18Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0
19Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Peter Moylan 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
24Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.3 0.0
28Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .485 0.4 0.0
29Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.2 0.0
30Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
31Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.007 -8.6 -0.1
32Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 9.7 -0.1
33Alex Gordon 487 61 16 2 17 38 52 138 8 1 .223 .318 .390 .244 3.8 -0.1
34Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.1 -0.2
35Billy Burns 34 5 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 2 .250 .294 .250 .203 -1.0 -0.3
36Raul Mondesi 145 15 1 3 2 13 5 47 8 1 .189 .230 .288 .191 -5.1 -0.9

Pitchers by GS ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Ascending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 7 0 6.0 12.00 1.50 7.50 0.00 6.00 1.94 0.00 2.2 0.0
2Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 19 0 19.7 5.95 4.12 12.36 0.00 1.37 1.89 0.00 7.3 0.0
3Alec 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
4Wade Davis 2 1 26 42 0 40.3 6.92 3.57 9.82 0.00 2.01 2.34 0.00 10.7 0.0
5Scott Alexander 0 0 0 15 0 17.7 10.70 3.57 7.64 0.51 3.57 3.34 0.00 0.9 0.0
6Brooks 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
7Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 70 0 70.3 6.65 1.28 10.62 0.77 2.43 2.41 0.00 15.8 0.0
8Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 0.00 0.2 0.0
9Joakim Soria 4 8 1 68 0 65.3 9.51 3.72 9.09 1.38 4.13 4.41 0.00 1.3 0.0
10Drew 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
11Luke 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
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 48 0 43.7 8.66 3.30 6.80 0.82 3.50 4.03 0.00 1.5 0.0
13Brian Flynn 1 2 0 34 1 52.0 5.88 3.46 7.10 0.69 2.25 3.74 0.00 5.1 0.0
14Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 0.00 1.0 0.0
15Kris 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
16Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 0.00 -8.4 0.0
17Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 0.00 -0.8 0.0
18Danny 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
19Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 31 31 183.0 8.07 3.00 8.66 1.52 3.64 4.57 0.00 23.6 0.0
20Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.63 0.00 7.5 0.0
21Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 0.00 10.4 0.0

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