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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 07-26)
1 Cleveland Indians 57 41 .582 - 4.95 4.06 0.89 -1.0 3
2 Detroit Tigers 52 48 .520 6.0 4.66 4.70 -0.04 0.5 12
3 Chicago White Sox 50 50 .500 8.0 4.06 4.27 -0.21 3.8 17
4 Kansas City Royals 48 51 .485 9.5 3.92 4.44 -0.52 5.0 22
5 Minnesota Twins 37 62 .374 20.5 4.39 5.23 -0.84 -5.4 24



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is tied for 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
51 Losses is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
.485 Win Pct is 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.92 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.44 RA/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.52 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 37 27 .578 288 245 .258 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 31 31 .500 266 262 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 31 31 .500 266 268 .263 .321 .409
Minnesota Twins 30 33 .476 262 277 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 28 35 .444 250 279 .259 .309 .382

Top offensive performers by BB

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

33 BB
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

29 BB
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

29 BB

Bottom pitching performers by L

Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

0 L
Chien-Ming Wang
Chien-Ming Wang

0 L
Peter Moylan
Peter Moylan

0 L

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 411 50 19 1 13 54 33 81 4 1 .288 .345 .448 .283 13.4 1.0
2Alex Gordon 269 28 9 1 7 16 29 76 5 0 .199 .309 .338 .236 -0.7 -0.3
3Kendrys Morales 370 38 15 0 16 49 29 79 0 0 .252 .319 .440 .265 4.0 0.4
4Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9
5Alcides Escobar 437 33 14 3 1 24 17 58 14 4 .260 .289 .316 .221 0.1 -0.3
6Jarrod Dyson 200 22 10 2 1 14 17 25 13 5 .250 .321 .347 .238 2.1 0.8
7Salvador Perez 348 38 19 2 15 45 15 83 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 18.9 1.4
8Cheslor Cuthbert 263 28 13 0 9 33 13 55 1 0 .296 .328 .457 .272 8.1 0.9
9Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
10Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.1 -0.1
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
13Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
14Brett Eibner 81 11 6 0 3 10 6 22 0 0 .230 .287 .432 .265 2.0 0.4
15Paulo Orlando 257 19 10 3 1 20 5 52 6 1 .317 .340 .394 .269 7.2 0.3
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
19Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
23Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
24Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 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
27Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
28Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
29Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
30Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
31Raul Mondesi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.121 -1.0 -0.1

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
1Scott 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
2Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.37 -2.0 -0.2
3Peter 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
4Alec 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
5Wade Davis 1 0 21 34 0 32.7 5.51 3.31 8.54 0.00 1.10 2.51 3.94 3.6 0.4
6Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.85 0.2 0.0
7Brooks 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
8Brian 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
9Danny 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
10Kelvin 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
11Luke 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
12Kris 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
13Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.17 -0.5 -0.1
14Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.86 4.26 3.2 0.3
15Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.51 5.58 -2.4 -0.3
16Edinson 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
17Yordano 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
18Ian 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

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