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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 04-21)
1 Cleveland Indians 9 7 .562 - 4.88 4.50 0.38 -0.5 6
2 Minnesota Twins 8 8 .500 1.0 4.12 3.31 0.81 -1.6 9
2 Detroit Tigers 8 8 .500 1.0 4.12 5.62 -1.50 2.3 25
4 Chicago White Sox 7 8 .467 1.5 3.27 3.47 -0.20 1.7 26
5 Kansas City Royals 7 9 .438 2.0 2.69 3.31 -0.62 -0.3 23



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is tied for 20th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 4th in division
9 Losses is tied for 18th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, 5th in division
.438 Win Pct is tied for 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
2.69 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.31 RA/G is tied for 3rd in MLB, tied for 1st in league, tied for 1st in division
-0.62 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
-0.3 Pyth O/U is 16th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 83 63 .568 723 620 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 72 74 .493 675 685 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 71 75 .486 667 685 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 67 80 .456 630 697 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 65 81 .445 617 694 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by SLG

Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

.818 SLG
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

.582 SLG
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.516 SLG

Top Pitching Performers by HR9

Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

0.00 HR9
Chris Young
Chris Young

0.00 HR9
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

0.00 HR9

Hitters by SLG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Descending
SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Whit Merrifield 13 1 0 1 1 2 2 1 1 0 .364 .462 .818 .390 1.6 0.1
2Mike Moustakas 59 9 1 0 5 7 4 12 0 0 .291 .339 .582 .304 4.1 0.3
3Salvador Perez 65 6 1 0 5 8 2 13 0 0 .258 .277 .516 .263 2.6 0.1
4Lorenzo Cain 69 5 4 0 0 4 13 12 6 0 .339 .464 .411 .310 6.3 0.7
5Cheslor Cuthbert 22 1 0 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 .150 .227 .300 .180 -1.3 -0.1
6Brandon Moss 46 3 0 0 2 3 6 16 1 0 .128 .239 .282 .196 -3.3 -0.4
7Alcides Escobar 61 2 4 0 0 1 2 16 0 0 .207 .233 .276 .186 -2.3 -0.2
8Eric Hosmer 67 3 1 0 1 5 6 10 0 0 .197 .269 .262 .190 -4.2 -0.4
9Alex Gordon 71 5 3 0 0 4 4 14 0 1 .188 .268 .234 .190 -3.1 -0.2
10Drew Butera 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .100 .100 .200 .117 -1.1 -0.1
11Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.8 -0.5
12Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.3 -0.4
13Christian Colon 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .123 -0.6 0.0
14Jorge Bonifacio 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .019 -0.7 -0.1
15Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by HR9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Ascending
HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jason Hammel 0 1 0 3 3 15.7 10.91 4.02 5.17 0.00 4.60 3.07 5.46 -0.9 -0.1
2Chris Young 0 0 0 4 0 4.7 15.43 3.86 5.79 0.00 3.86 2.88 12.33 -4.0 -0.4
3Jason Vargas 3 0 0 3 3 20.7 6.10 0.87 10.02 0.00 0.44 0.94 2.05 6.7 0.7
4Joakim Soria 1 0 0 7 0 8.0 4.50 5.62 11.25 0.00 0.00 2.25 2.52 1.8 0.2
5Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.88 0.34 0.5 0.0
6Peter Moylan 0 0 0 8 0 7.7 1.17 3.52 7.04 0.00 0.00 2.88 1.85 2.3 0.2
7Scott Alexander 0 1 0 3 0 5.3 5.06 3.38 8.44 0.00 1.69 2.13 2.27 1.4 0.1
8Mike Minor 0 1 0 7 0 8.3 6.48 3.24 6.48 0.00 4.32 2.52 2.30 2.1 0.2
9Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 3 3 19.0 5.21 4.26 9.00 0.47 2.37 2.98 5.64 -1.4 -0.1
10Danny Duffy 2 0 0 4 4 27.3 5.93 3.29 7.24 0.66 1.32 3.42 2.41 7.8 0.8
11Travis Wood 0 1 0 7 0 4.7 11.57 11.57 7.71 1.93 13.50 7.80 15.01 -5.4 -0.6
12Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 7 0 7.0 3.86 1.29 5.14 2.57 2.57 5.88 4.95 -0.3 0.0
13Nate Karns 0 1 0 4 3 17.0 9.00 4.76 7.41 2.65 6.35 6.82 9.48 -8.5 -0.9
14Matt Strahm 0 2 0 4 0 1.7 21.60 32.40 0.00 5.40 37.80 21.48 14.20 -1.8 -0.2

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