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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 09-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 91 66 .580 - 4.83 4.22 0.61 0.8 6
2 Detroit Tigers 84 73 .535 7.0 4.68 4.52 0.16 -1.1 8
3 Kansas City Royals 80 77 .510 11.0 4.18 4.38 -0.20 11.8 21
4 Chicago White Sox 76 81 .484 15.0 4.28 4.43 -0.15 1.6 16
5 Minnesota Twins 56 101 .357 35.0 4.45 5.53 -1.08 -8.8 28



2016 Rankings

80 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.510 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.18 RS/G is tied for 23rd in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 5th in division
4.38 RA/G is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.20 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
11.8 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 2 3 .400 20 21 .260 .315 .399
Cleveland Indians 2 3 .400 19 20 .256 .325 .404
Detroit Tigers 2 3 .400 21 22 .264 .324 .413
Kansas City Royals 2 3 .400 21 22 .258 .306 .382
Minnesota Twins 2 3 .400 21 23 .251 .317 .402

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.0 BWARP
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

1.3 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

1.0 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by L

Peter Moylan
Peter Moylan

0 L
Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

0 L
Drew Butera
Drew Butera

0 L

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 .257 12.8 2.0
2Kendrys Morales 601 64 22 0 30 92 48 117 0 0 .266 .331 .473 .273 13.4 1.3
3Alcides Escobar 665 57 24 6 7 53 27 93 17 4 .265 .296 .356 .231 8.4 1.0
4Jarrod Dyson 320 41 11 7 1 24 26 37 28 7 .265 .330 .364 .239 4.2 0.8
5Whit Merrifield 310 43 21 3 2 26 16 69 8 3 .287 .323 .399 .254 6.5 0.8
6Salvador Perez 537 57 28 2 22 63 20 118 0 0 .247 .285 .440 .244 12.9 0.7
7Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
8Eric Hosmer 655 79 24 1 24 101 56 128 5 3 .268 .330 .433 .260 7.1 0.5
9Cheslor Cuthbert 495 48 28 1 11 45 31 92 2 0 .280 .324 .416 .252 6.8 0.5
10Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
11Paulo Orlando 465 50 21 4 5 42 12 100 14 2 .298 .325 .399 .254 8.8 0.3
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
13Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
14Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
15Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.8 0.1
16Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.2 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 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
28Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 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 -.006 -8.6 -0.1
32Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 9.6 -0.1
33Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.7 -0.2
34Billy Burns 35 5 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .286 .250 .211 -0.8 -0.2
35Alex Gordon 491 61 16 2 17 38 52 140 8 1 .221 .316 .386 .242 2.6 -0.3
36Raul Mondesi 146 16 1 3 2 13 6 47 9 1 .189 .236 .288 .193 -4.4 -0.8

Pitchers by L ascending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Ascending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Peter Moylan 2 0 0 49 0 44.3 8.53 3.25 6.90 0.81 3.45 3.97 3.91 5.3 0.5
2Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 8 0 7.0 10.29 1.29 7.71 0.00 5.14 1.82 4.41 0.4 0.0
3Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.92 0.2 0.0
4Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 4.70 0.1 0.0
5Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.56 -3.4 -0.4
6Scott Alexander 0 0 0 16 0 18.0 11.50 3.50 7.50 0.50 3.50 3.33 3.78 2.4 0.2
7Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 4.79 0.5 0.0
8Brooks Pounders 2 1 0 10 0 10.3 15.68 2.61 9.58 5.23 11.32 9.40 5.02 0.0 0.0
9Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 19 0 19.7 5.95 4.12 12.36 0.00 1.37 1.89 2.87 4.6 0.5
10Wade Davis 2 1 26 43 0 41.3 6.97 3.48 9.80 0.00 1.96 2.31 3.77 5.6 0.6
11Brian Flynn 1 2 0 35 1 53.3 5.74 3.71 7.09 0.68 2.19 3.80 4.11 5.3 0.5
12Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.74 3.32 38.7 4.0
13Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.87 -1.3 -0.1
14Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.58 5.8 0.6
15Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 71 0 71.3 6.56 1.51 10.72 0.76 2.40 2.45 2.69 18.2 1.9
16Joakim Soria 4 8 1 68 0 65.3 9.51 3.72 9.09 1.38 4.13 4.41 4.18 5.8 0.6
17Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 5.14 0.9 0.1
18Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 6.15 -13.0 -1.3
19Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 32 32 188.0 8.09 3.06 8.66 1.53 3.69 4.59 4.55 17.2 1.8
20Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.63 4.52 17.1 1.8
21Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 4.92 9.4 1.0

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