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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 05-24)
1 Minnesota Twins 25 18 .581 - 4.58 4.49 0.09 2.4 11
2 Cleveland Indians 24 21 .533 2.0 4.36 4.09 0.27 -1.9 8
3 Detroit Tigers 22 23 .489 4.0 4.76 5.00 -0.24 2.4 20
4 Chicago White Sox 20 25 .444 6.0 4.53 4.20 0.33 -3.2 13
5 Kansas City Royals 19 27 .413 7.5 3.33 4.33 -1.00 1.9 26



2017 Rankings

19 Wins is tied for 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
27 Losses is tied for 27th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
.413 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.33 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.33 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-1.00 Diff/G is tied for 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
1.9 Pyth O/U is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 67 50 .573 578 491 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 58 59 .496 540 549 .260 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 57 62 .479 541 564 .252 .320 .421
Kansas City Royals 53 63 .457 488 541 .256 .311 .398
Chicago White Sox 53 64 .453 501 555 .253 .307 .402

Top offensive performers by EQA

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.297 EQA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

.287 EQA
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

.280 EQA

Top Pitching Performers by SV

Matt Strahm
Matt Strahm

0 SV
Nate Karns
Nate Karns

0 SV
Jake Junis
Jake Junis

0 SV

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Salvador Perez 173 17 7 0 11 28 8 31 0 0 .280 .318 .528 .297 12.5 1.0
2Eric Hosmer 195 20 7 1 4 16 18 27 3 0 .295 .359 .415 .287 6.2 0.8
3Whit Merrifield 118 13 1 1 5 10 6 18 3 1 .259 .308 .426 .280 5.5 0.6
4Jorge Bonifacio 98 12 1 0 6 13 8 25 0 0 .258 .316 .472 .276 4.0 0.2
5Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .275 2.7 0.1
6Mike Moustakas 172 21 6 0 11 24 7 31 0 0 .244 .279 .482 .269 6.4 0.2
7Lorenzo Cain 187 16 8 1 2 10 22 33 12 0 .259 .353 .358 .266 8.7 1.2
8Brandon Moss 118 13 3 0 8 11 10 41 1 0 .196 .263 .449 .257 0.8 0.0
9Alex Gordon 163 10 5 0 0 7 17 34 1 2 .179 .294 .214 .205 -4.9 -0.1
10Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .201 -2.9 -0.4
11Alcides Escobar 184 12 9 0 0 8 5 36 0 0 .180 .211 .233 .178 -8.0 -0.5
12Cheslor Cuthbert 59 1 2 0 1 4 2 14 0 0 .140 .169 .228 .160 -4.5 -0.4
13Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.2 -0.5
14Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.2 -0.5
15Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .127 -2.1 -0.1
16Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by SV ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Ascending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Matt Strahm 1 2 0 15 0 14.7 6.14 7.98 11.05 1.84 6.14 5.81 4.39 1.1 0.1
2Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.27 2.98 12.4 1.3
3Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.30 5.13 0.1 0.0
4Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.57 3.58 2.3 0.2
5Mike Minor 1 1 0 19 0 24.7 5.47 2.55 9.12 0.00 1.82 1.89 2.37 7.3 0.7
6Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.30 4.09 9.8 1.0
7Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 7 7 37.7 6.21 4.30 7.65 1.67 4.06 5.18 5.28 0.7 0.1
8Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.20 2.48 1.1 0.1
9Peter Moylan 0 0 0 22 0 16.3 11.02 4.41 7.16 1.10 8.82 4.60 5.44 -0.7 -0.1
10Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.07 10.72 -9.9 -1.0
11Joakim Soria 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 7.84 3.48 10.89 0.00 1.74 1.69 2.90 4.9 0.5
12Jason Vargas 5 3 0 9 9 54.7 7.24 2.14 8.07 0.66 2.30 2.87 3.72 10.5 1.1
13Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.03 9.51 -10.8 -1.1
14Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.68 6.40 -5.0 -0.5
15Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.55 9.39 -2.4 -0.2
16Kelvin Herrera 1 1 9 19 0 19.0 9.47 1.89 9.00 2.37 4.26 5.00 3.53 3.2 0.3

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Let It Eat: The Worst Hitter From Each Team Who Could Start for the RoyalsBen Carsley2017-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessTrevor Strunk2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: Walking CainMatthew Trueblood2017-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFlu-Like Symptoms: Payrolls: It's All RelativeRob Mains2017-04-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Five to Watch: Leadoff SurprisesGreg Wellemeyer2017-04-03
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Buyer's Guide: Jorge SolerEric Roseberry2017-04-03


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