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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 06-24)
1 Cleveland Indians 39 34 .534 - 4.73 4.05 0.68 -5.7 6
2 Minnesota Twins 38 34 .528 0.5 4.64 5.22 -0.58 6.1 19
3 Kansas City Royals 37 36 .507 2.0 3.97 4.41 -0.44 5.8 21
4 Chicago White Sox 32 41 .438 7.0 4.58 4.60 -0.02 -3.2 16
5 Detroit Tigers 32 42 .432 7.5 4.73 5.05 -0.32 -2.3 22



2017 Rankings

37 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
36 Losses is tied for 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
.507 Win Pct is 13th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.41 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.44 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.8 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 52 37 .584 446 371 .267 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 43 45 .489 406 417 .261 .323 .425
Minnesota Twins 43 47 .478 410 428 .251 .318 .419
Chicago White Sox 41 48 .461 386 423 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 40 49 .449 372 415 .256 .310 .401

Top offensive performers by SB

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

14 SB
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

7 SB
Raul Mondesi
Raul Mondesi

5 SB

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

2.51 DRA
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

2.63 DRA
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.69 DRA

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 296 40 13 2 10 27 30 52 14 0 .281 .358 .460 .293 21.2 2.9
2Whit Merrifield 224 25 10 3 6 28 12 28 7 1 .291 .332 .456 .294 14.8 1.4
3Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.6
4Eric Hosmer 301 39 17 1 8 30 26 51 3 0 .300 .359 .458 .295 12.9 1.4
5Alcides Escobar 293 24 14 0 1 19 6 59 2 2 .201 .221 .262 .188 -9.1 -0.5
6Ramon Torres 19 4 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 .294 .368 .412 .266 -0.1 -0.1
7Brandon Moss 173 17 4 0 9 15 17 57 1 0 .187 .266 .387 .233 -3.5 -0.4
8Alex Gordon 256 23 9 0 3 14 25 52 1 2 .189 .294 .270 .216 -5.3 -0.1
9Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.4 -0.5
10Jorge Bonifacio 204 27 8 0 10 25 15 55 0 0 .246 .304 .449 .261 4.6 -0.2
11Cheslor Cuthbert 91 4 4 0 1 10 2 24 0 0 .202 .220 .281 .192 -4.0 -0.4
12Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 -0.5 -0.1
14Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.029 -0.4 -0.1
16Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
18Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
19Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.030 -0.3 -0.1
20Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .172 0.2 0.1
23Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Drew Butera 64 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .242 .254 .387 .242 2.4 0.1
25Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.340 -0.5 -0.1
26Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .758 1.3 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Salvador Perez 261 31 14 0 15 43 10 45 0 0 .295 .327 .537 .294 18.2 1.4
30Mike Moustakas 278 35 13 0 19 46 14 49 0 0 .272 .309 .540 .291 16.7 1.0
31Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.054 -0.7 -0.1
32Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Scott Alexander 0 1 0 17 0 26.0 6.58 2.42 6.92 0.35 1.38 2.90 2.51 7.8 0.8
2Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.38 2.63 1.1 0.1
3Mike Minor 3 1 0 30 0 37.3 6.27 2.65 8.92 0.24 1.93 2.46 2.69 10.4 1.0
4Joakim Soria 4 2 0 32 0 30.0 9.60 3.90 12.00 0.00 3.90 1.77 2.89 7.7 0.8
5Peter Moylan 0 0 0 33 0 23.7 9.13 4.18 8.75 0.76 6.46 3.81 3.28 5.0 0.5
6Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.46 3.33 11.4 1.1
7Kelvin Herrera 1 2 17 31 0 30.0 9.60 1.50 9.00 2.10 4.50 4.67 3.36 6.1 0.6
8Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.77 3.70 5.3 0.5
9Jason Vargas 10 3 0 14 14 87.3 8.14 2.06 7.01 0.62 2.27 3.22 3.81 17.3 1.7
10Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.54 4.59 7.7 0.8
11Jason Hammel 4 6 0 14 14 78.3 10.11 2.76 6.78 1.15 4.83 4.43 4.80 6.9 0.7
12Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 5 0 8.3 6.48 2.16 3.24 0.00 3.24 3.13 4.86 0.3 0.0
13Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.99 5.93 -1.2 -0.1
14Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.61 5.95 -2.7 -0.3
15Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.03 6.08 -0.5 -0.1
16Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.96 7.13 -2.1 -0.2
17Travis Wood 1 2 0 24 0 27.7 10.73 5.86 6.83 0.98 6.51 4.98 8.00 -8.6 -0.9
18Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.20 8.89 -12.0 -1.2
19Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.13 10.27 -0.6 -0.1

BP Articles

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