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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 04-28)
1 Chicago White Sox 12 9 .571 - 4.24 3.43 0.81 1.4 12
2 Cleveland Indians 12 10 .545 0.5 4.59 4.27 0.32 -1.1 6
3 Detroit Tigers 11 11 .500 1.5 4.86 5.64 -0.78 2.1 23
3 Minnesota Twins 11 11 .500 1.5 4.27 4.18 0.09 -0.1 15
5 Kansas City Royals 7 15 .318 5.5 2.64 4.23 -1.59 -0.3 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
15 Losses is tied for 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.318 Win Pct is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.64 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.23 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-1.59 Diff/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
-0.3 Pyth O/U is 19th in MLB, 8th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 80 60 .571 694 594 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 69 71 .493 646 656 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 68 72 .486 639 658 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 64 77 .454 605 668 .253 .306 .402
Kansas City Royals 63 77 .450 591 666 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by B3

Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

1 B3
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

1 B3
Brandon Moss
Brandon Moss

0 B3

Top Pitching Performers by H9

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

3.38 H9
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

4.50 H9
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

5.00 H9

Hitters by B3 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B
Sorted Descending
3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Whit Merrifield 29 2 0 1 1 2 3 4 1 0 .240 .345 .440 .286 1.2 0.1
2Eric Hosmer 88 3 1 1 1 5 6 12 0 0 .220 .273 .293 .196 -5.5 -0.4
3Brandon Moss 60 4 0 0 3 5 7 24 1 0 .135 .233 .308 .200 -3.9 -0.5
4Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Cheslor Cuthbert 31 1 0 0 1 1 2 7 0 0 .138 .194 .241 .166 -2.2 -0.2
6Jorge Bonifacio 18 1 0 0 1 2 1 3 0 0 .294 .333 .471 .271 0.5 0.0
7Christian Colon 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .115 -1.5 -0.1
8Mike Moustakas 80 12 3 0 7 11 4 18 0 0 .276 .312 .592 .296 4.9 0.3
9Salvador Perez 77 6 1 0 5 9 3 16 0 0 .233 .260 .452 .239 1.4 0.0
10Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.2 -0.4
11Alex Gordon 89 6 3 0 0 5 6 20 0 1 .188 .270 .225 .186 -3.8 -0.2
12Alcides Escobar 78 4 4 0 0 2 3 18 0 0 .176 .208 .230 .165 -4.6 -0.4
13Lorenzo Cain 87 6 4 0 0 4 14 16 6 0 .278 .402 .333 .268 4.3 0.5
14Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
15Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.7 -0.4

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
1Kelvin 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
2Joakim 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
3Scott 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
4Ian 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
5Jason 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
6Mike 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
7Danny 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
8Jake 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
9Nate 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
10Peter 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
11Jason 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
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
13Chris 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
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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