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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 07-21)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 38 .596 - 5.02 4.01 1.01 -0.8 2
2 Detroit Tigers 49 46 .516 7.5 4.62 4.69 -0.07 0.4 12
3 Kansas City Royals 47 47 .500 9.0 4.02 4.37 -0.35 4.2 21
4 Chicago White Sox 46 49 .484 10.5 4.04 4.31 -0.27 1.9 17
5 Minnesota Twins 35 60 .368 21.5 4.37 5.24 -0.87 -5.1 24



2016 Rankings

47 Wins is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
47 Losses is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.02 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.37 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
-0.35 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.2 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: 07-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 38 29 .567 300 256 .257 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 33 33 .500 281 278 .261 .315 .402
Detroit Tigers 33 33 .500 284 284 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 32 34 .485 277 289 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 30 37 .448 265 295 .260 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by AVG

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

1.000 AVG
Reymond Fuentes
Reymond Fuentes

.317 AVG
Paulo Orlando
Paulo Orlando

.311 AVG

Bottom pitching performers by SO9

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

0.00 SO9
Chien-Ming Wang
Chien-Ming Wang

5.54 SO9
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

6.66 SO9

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
2Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
3Paulo Orlando 239 18 10 3 1 20 5 50 5 1 .311 .336 .395 .268 6.5 0.4
4Drew Butera 69 11 9 0 2 9 6 13 0 0 .306 .368 .548 .317 6.6 0.7
5Eric Hosmer 390 49 19 1 13 51 32 77 4 1 .299 .356 .468 .293 16.4 1.4
6Cheslor Cuthbert 242 26 12 0 8 32 11 51 1 0 .298 .328 .456 .272 7.3 0.9
7Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.1
8Salvador Perez 331 37 19 2 14 43 15 77 0 0 .277 .314 .486 .284 19.8 1.7
9Whit Merrifield 214 30 15 1 2 16 10 47 5 1 .275 .308 .387 .254 5.1 0.7
10Brett Eibner 70 11 6 0 3 10 5 19 0 0 .266 .319 .500 .286 3.3 0.4
11Jarrod Dyson 194 22 10 2 1 14 17 22 13 4 .259 .332 .359 .245 3.6 0.9
12Alcides Escobar 416 31 14 3 1 23 14 55 12 4 .256 .282 .315 .215 -2.6 -0.8
13Kendrys Morales 350 37 13 0 15 47 27 73 0 0 .253 .320 .437 .264 4.8 0.5
14Christian Colon 104 7 4 0 0 9 9 17 0 1 .253 .317 .295 .229 -2.2 0.0
15Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
16Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
17Alex Gordon 250 27 8 0 7 16 25 72 4 0 .204 .308 .338 .235 -0.8 -0.1
18Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
19Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
20Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
21Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
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
24Brian Flynn 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
26Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
30Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by SO9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9
Sorted Ascending
SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.63 4.93 0.0 0.0
2Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 29 0 39.0 9.46 2.54 5.54 1.15 3.69 4.42 5.23 -1.2 -0.1
3Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.19 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
4Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 18 18 101.3 9.06 3.64 6.66 1.15 4.97 4.66 5.21 1.5 0.2
5Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 20 20 118.3 9.05 3.35 6.92 0.91 4.72 4.13 4.43 12.0 1.3
6Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.12 4.65 0.8 0.1
7Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.60 4.04 1.3 0.1
8Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.85 5.22 -0.8 -0.1
9Brian Flynn 1 1 0 14 1 28.7 7.22 2.83 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.62 3.81 3.8 0.4
10Joakim Soria 3 4 1 41 0 40.0 8.32 3.83 8.32 1.35 3.60 4.59 4.14 3.6 0.4
11Wade Davis 1 0 20 32 0 30.7 5.28 3.52 8.51 0.00 1.17 2.61 3.99 3.3 0.4
12Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.14 3.86 0.1 0.0
13Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.38 4.15 14.5 1.6
14Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.85 5.74 -3.2 -0.3
15Luke Hochevar 2 2 0 38 0 36.0 7.50 2.25 9.75 1.25 3.75 3.77 3.38 6.3 0.7
16Danny Duffy 5 1 0 28 12 88.0 7.77 1.84 10.33 1.23 3.27 3.43 3.10 21.2 2.3
17Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 43 0 42.7 6.33 1.48 11.39 0.42 1.69 1.85 2.48 11.7 1.3
18Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.14 4.57 0.2 0.0

BP Articles

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BP Wrigleyville: Understanding the Misunderstood Kris BryantMatthew Trueblood2016-07-03
Prospectus Feature: How To Fight CrimeHenry Druschel2016-06-27
Players Prefer Presentation: I Care About All-Star VotingMeg Rowley2016-06-23
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The Call-Up: Cody ReedKourage Kundahl2016-06-20
The Call-Up: Cody ReedGeorge Bissell2016-06-20
What You Need to Know: Tough Guys ToughNicolas Stellini2016-06-08
Rubbing Mud: What'll It Take to Make the Royals Sellers? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-06


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