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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 07-25)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 41 .577 - 4.93 4.04 0.89 -1.5 3
2 Detroit Tigers 51 48 .515 6.0 4.62 4.67 -0.05 0.2 13
3 Chicago White Sox 49 50 .495 8.0 4.07 4.31 -0.24 3.6 17
4 Kansas City Royals 48 50 .490 8.5 3.96 4.36 -0.40 3.8 21
5 Minnesota Twins 37 61 .378 19.5 4.44 5.27 -0.83 -5.1 23



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
50 Losses is tied for 20th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
.490 Win Pct is 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.96 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-0.40 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
3.8 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 37 28 .569 294 250 .257 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 32 31 .508 269 267 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 31 32 .492 271 272 .263 .321 .409
Minnesota Twins 31 33 .484 268 282 .253 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 29 35 .453 256 283 .260 .309 .382

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

433 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

407 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

367 PA

Bottom pitching performers by H9

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

5.51 H9
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

6.45 H9
Brian Flynn
Brian Flynn

6.82 H9

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 433 33 14 3 1 24 16 58 14 4 .259 .287 .316 .220 -0.1 -0.3
2Eric Hosmer 407 50 19 1 13 54 33 81 4 1 .291 .349 .453 .286 14.3 1.2
3Kendrys Morales 367 38 15 0 16 49 29 78 0 0 .254 .322 .444 .267 4.7 0.5
4Salvador Perez 345 38 19 2 15 45 15 82 0 0 .274 .310 .483 .280 19.6 1.6
5Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9
6Alex Gordon 266 28 9 1 7 16 29 75 5 0 .202 .312 .342 .238 0.0 -0.2
7Cheslor Cuthbert 259 28 13 0 9 33 13 54 1 0 .296 .329 .461 .273 8.3 1.0
8Paulo Orlando 254 19 10 3 1 20 5 52 5 1 .317 .340 .395 .269 7.3 0.3
9Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
10Jarrod Dyson 200 22 10 2 1 14 17 25 13 5 .250 .321 .347 .238 2.1 0.7
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
13Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.1 -0.1
14Brett Eibner 78 11 6 0 3 10 6 21 0 0 .239 .299 .451 .275 2.6 0.4
15Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
18Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
19Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
20Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
21Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
22Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
23Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
24Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Joakim Soria 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
1Wade Davis 1 0 21 34 0 32.7 5.51 3.31 8.54 0.00 1.10 2.50 3.94 3.6 0.4
2Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 45 0 44.7 6.45 1.41 11.28 0.40 1.61 1.80 2.50 12.1 1.3
3Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.59 3.87 3.9 0.4
4Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.38 6.5 0.7
5Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.54 3.16 22.0 2.4
6Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.31 4.10 15.5 1.7
7Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.85 4.26 3.2 0.3
8Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.19 1.6 0.2
9Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 3.85 0.1 0.0
10Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.53 11.0 1.2
11Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.98 4.49 1.2 0.1
12Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 31 0 41.0 9.66 2.63 5.49 1.10 3.73 4.36 5.37 -2.0 -0.2
13Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.84 5.58 -2.2 -0.2
14Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.03 1.3 0.1
15Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.83 5.17 -0.6 -0.1
16Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
17Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.92 0.0 0.0
18Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.54 0.2 0.0

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