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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 08-30)
1 Cleveland Indians 75 56 .573 - 4.87 4.18 0.69 -0.7 5
2 Detroit Tigers 71 61 .538 4.5 4.65 4.48 0.17 0.1 9
3 Kansas City Royals 69 63 .523 6.5 4.03 4.15 -0.12 8.4 18
4 Chicago White Sox 63 68 .481 12.0 4.07 4.34 -0.27 2.9 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 83 .371 26.5 4.54 5.48 -0.94 -7.0 25



2016 Rankings

69 Wins is 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
63 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
.523 Win Pct is 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
4.03 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.15 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.12 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
8.4 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 18 13 .581 140 120 .257 .325 .407
Detroit Tigers 15 15 .500 130 129 .264 .324 .414
Chicago White Sox 15 16 .484 131 131 .261 .316 .403
Minnesota Twins 14 16 .467 124 134 .253 .315 .404
Kansas City Royals 13 17 .433 119 134 .258 .306 .382

Top offensive performers by B2

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

25 B2
Cheslor Cuthbert
Cheslor Cuthbert

24 B2
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

23 B2

Bottom pitching performers by H9

Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

3.68 H9
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

5.88 H9
Brian Flynn
Brian Flynn

6.02 H9

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Salvador Perez 456 49 25 2 20 58 17 101 0 0 .257 .292 .463 .265 18.8 1.2
2Cheslor Cuthbert 403 42 24 1 10 42 21 83 1 0 .290 .326 .438 .269 13.4 1.2
3Eric Hosmer 552 63 23 1 18 79 48 105 5 2 .272 .335 .430 .270 10.7 0.9
4Alcides Escobar 571 48 20 4 4 42 24 75 14 4 .265 .296 .340 .233 8.2 0.8
5Kendrys Morales 493 48 19 0 21 61 40 100 0 0 .251 .318 .436 .267 6.9 0.7
6Lorenzo Cain 429 55 19 1 9 56 29 84 13 5 .287 .336 .409 .263 14.6 2.4
7Paulo Orlando 372 36 16 4 4 28 10 80 11 2 .307 .333 .409 .267 11.1 0.8
8Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
9Alex Gordon 398 52 13 1 14 29 43 110 6 1 .225 .324 .390 .255 7.8 0.7
10Jarrod Dyson 248 30 10 5 1 18 22 31 22 7 .248 .321 .353 .239 4.1 1.0
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
12Drew Butera 100 12 9 0 3 12 6 25 0 0 .261 .306 .457 .264 4.1 0.6
13Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
14Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
15Christian Colon 140 12 5 0 0 10 10 27 0 1 .228 .295 .268 .216 -3.9 0.0
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Raul Mondesi 109 11 1 3 1 10 4 34 7 0 .196 .243 .299 .210 -1.2 -0.2
18Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.3 0.1
19Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
20Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Billy Burns 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .111 .111 .111 .086 -1.9 -0.2
22Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.8 -0.1
25Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 1.8 -0.2
26Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 16.1 -0.2
31Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
32Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 22.6 -0.1
33Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 2.2 0.0
34Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by H9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP
Sorted Ascending
H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Matthew Strahm 2 0 0 11 0 14.7 3.68 2.45 12.27 0.00 0.61 1.20 3.05 3.1 0.3
2Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.73 3.98 3.7 0.4
3Brian Flynn 1 1 0 26 1 43.3 6.02 3.12 7.27 0.83 2.49 3.73 4.10 4.3 0.5
4Kelvin Herrera 1 4 11 60 0 60.0 6.60 1.20 11.25 0.60 1.80 2.03 2.51 16.4 1.8
5Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.85 0.2 0.0
6Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 4.08 3.7 0.4
7Danny Duffy 11 2 0 36 20 143.7 7.52 1.94 9.33 1.13 3.01 3.46 3.37 31.0 3.3
8Ian Kennedy 9 9 0 26 26 153.7 7.79 2.81 8.96 1.64 3.57 4.64 4.12 21.2 2.3
9Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 26 26 149.7 8.54 3.61 6.92 1.26 4.33 4.72 4.90 7.6 0.8
10Joakim Soria 4 6 1 58 0 57.3 8.79 3.92 9.26 1.26 3.77 4.28 3.94 6.6 0.7
11Peter Moylan 2 0 0 35 0 33.7 9.09 3.74 7.49 0.53 3.48 3.65 4.15 3.1 0.3
12Chris Young 3 8 1 28 13 80.0 10.01 4.28 9.34 2.92 5.96 6.72 5.03 1.9 0.2
13Edinson Volquez 10 10 0 28 28 160.0 10.07 3.26 6.69 1.07 5.01 4.37 5.57 -3.7 -0.4
14Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.30 -1.9 -0.2
15Dillon Gee 6 7 0 27 12 105.0 10.37 2.66 7.20 1.63 4.37 4.86 4.83 4.4 0.5
16Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.57 3.95 1.5 0.2
17Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.62 -0.7 -0.1
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.61 5.02 0.0 0.0
19Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.18 4.80 0.1 0.0

BP Articles

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Prospectus Q&A: Rusty KuntzTim Britton2016-08-29
BP Kansas City: Making the Most of a Non-Playoff RunDavid Lesky2016-08-07
What You Need to Know: Soft-Tossin' SalazarDaniel Rathman2016-08-02
Transaction Analysis: Royals, A's Outfield Challenge TradeDustin Palmateer2016-07-31
BP Kansas City: The Latest Struggles of an Evergreen Future Superstar Hunter Samuels2016-07-30
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Players Prefer Presentation: 12 Minutes Of The Slowest BaseballMeg Rowley2016-07-30
Outta Left Field: Stealing Home Has Never Been Easier...Dustin Palmateer2016-07-27
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