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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 R

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

80 R
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

64 R
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

61 R

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.69 DRA
Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

2.87 DRA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

3.32 DRA

Hitters by R descending

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Rank

Player

PA
Sorted Descending
R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

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

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