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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 09-28)
1 Cleveland Indians 91 67 .576 - 4.82 4.23 0.59 0.5 6
2 Detroit Tigers 85 73 .538 6.0 4.69 4.51 0.18 -0.8 8
3 Kansas City Royals 81 77 .513 10.0 4.19 4.36 -0.17 12.3 20
4 Chicago White Sox 77 81 .487 14.0 4.26 4.40 -0.14 1.7 16
5 Minnesota Twins 56 102 .354 35.0 4.43 5.53 -1.10 -9.2 28



2016 Rankings

81 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.513 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.19 RS/G is 23rd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.17 Diff/G is tied for 21st in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
12.3 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: 09-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 2 2 .500 17 16 .260 .315 .399
Cleveland Indians 2 2 .500 17 15 .255 .325 .403
Detroit Tigers 2 2 .500 18 17 .263 .323 .412
Kansas City Royals 2 2 .500 16 18 .258 .306 .382
Minnesota Twins 2 2 .500 19 18 .250 .317 .402

Top offensive performers by HR

Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

30 HR
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

25 HR
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

22 HR

Bottom pitching performers by L

Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

0 L
Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

0 L
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

0 L

Hitters by HR descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Descending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kendrys Morales 605 64 23 0 30 93 48 117 0 0 .266 .331 .473 .273 13.5 1.3
2Eric Hosmer 659 80 24 1 25 103 56 128 5 3 .268 .329 .436 .262 8.5 0.6
3Salvador Perez 541 57 28 2 22 63 21 118 0 0 .245 .285 .437 .244 11.9 0.5
4Alex Gordon 495 61 16 2 17 40 52 142 8 1 .223 .317 .387 .243 3.2 -0.3
5Cheslor Cuthbert 498 48 28 1 11 45 31 93 2 0 .278 .322 .414 .251 6.1 0.4
6Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.0
7Alcides Escobar 669 57 24 6 7 53 27 94 17 4 .263 .294 .354 .229 7.2 0.9
8Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
9Paulo Orlando 469 50 21 4 5 42 13 100 14 2 .301 .329 .400 .256 9.9 0.4
10Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
11Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
12Whit Merrifield 314 44 21 3 2 26 17 69 8 3 .284 .322 .395 .253 6.2 0.8
13Raul Mondesi 146 16 1 3 2 13 6 47 9 1 .189 .236 .288 .193 -4.4 -0.8
14Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.2 0.1
15Jarrod Dyson 324 43 12 7 1 24 26 37 29 7 .268 .332 .369 .241 4.4 0.9
16Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.7 0.1
18Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
19Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
20Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .276 0.6 0.1
21Billy Burns 35 6 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .286 .250 .211 -0.8 -0.2
22Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
24Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -8.7 -0.1
27Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 9.5 -0.1
28Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.6 -0.2
33Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
34Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.0 0.0
35Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.3 0.0
36Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0

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
1Jason Vargas 0 0 0 3 3 12.0 6.00 2.25 8.25 0.75 2.25 3.11 4.79 0.8 0.1
2Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 9 0 7.7 11.74 3.52 8.22 1.17 7.04 4.15 4.41 0.5 0.1
3Scott 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
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
5Drew 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
6Peter Moylan 2 0 0 50 0 44.7 8.46 3.22 6.85 0.81 3.43 3.96 3.91 5.3 0.5
7Chien-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
8Wade Davis 2 1 27 44 0 42.3 7.02 3.40 9.57 0.00 1.91 2.33 3.77 5.7 0.6
9Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 5.66 3.92 12.63 0.00 1.31 1.75 2.87 4.9 0.5
10Brooks 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
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
13Luke 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
14Kris 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
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 5 8 1 69 0 66.3 9.50 3.66 9.09 1.36 4.07 4.36 4.18 5.9 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
20Edinson 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
21Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.62 4.52 17.1 1.8

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