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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 05-26)
1 Minnesota Twins 25 19 .568 - 4.52 4.50 0.02 2.3 11
2 Cleveland Indians 24 22 .522 2.0 4.35 4.13 0.22 -2.0 9
3 Detroit Tigers 22 25 .468 4.5 4.72 5.11 -0.39 2.0 21
4 Chicago White Sox 21 25 .457 5.0 4.61 4.15 0.46 -3.4 12
5 Kansas City Royals 20 27 .426 6.5 3.38 4.32 -0.94 1.9 26



2017 Rankings

20 Wins is tied for 25th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
27 Losses is tied for 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.426 Win Pct is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.38 RS/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.32 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.94 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
1.9 Pyth O/U is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 67 49 .578 577 488 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 57 58 .496 530 540 .260 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 57 61 .483 538 561 .251 .319 .420
Chicago White Sox 53 63 .457 497 550 .253 .307 .403
Kansas City Royals 52 63 .452 485 537 .256 .312 .399

Top offensive performers by SO

Brandon Moss
Brandon Moss

42 SO
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

37 SO
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

35 SO

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.11 DRA
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

2.42 DRA
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

2.80 DRA

Hitters by SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Brandon Moss 122 14 3 0 9 14 10 42 1 0 .198 .262 .468 .261 1.3 0.1
2Alcides Escobar 189 12 9 0 0 8 5 37 0 0 .175 .205 .226 .174 -8.9 -0.6
3Alex Gordon 167 10 5 0 0 7 17 35 1 2 .175 .293 .210 .203 -5.5 -0.2
4Salvador Perez 177 17 7 0 11 28 8 34 0 0 .273 .311 .515 .292 11.9 0.9
5Lorenzo Cain 192 17 9 1 2 10 22 33 12 0 .263 .354 .365 .267 9.3 1.3
6Mike Moustakas 177 22 7 0 12 25 7 32 0 0 .249 .282 .503 .273 7.4 0.2
7Eric Hosmer 199 22 8 1 4 16 18 28 3 0 .300 .362 .422 .293 7.4 0.9
8Jorge Bonifacio 102 13 2 0 6 15 9 25 0 0 .272 .333 .489 .287 5.1 0.2
9Whit Merrifield 122 13 1 1 5 10 6 18 4 1 .268 .314 .429 .280 5.8 0.6
10Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.2 -0.5
11Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .201 -2.9 -0.4
12Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .139 -4.1 -0.5
13Cheslor Cuthbert 59 1 2 0 1 4 2 14 0 0 .140 .169 .228 .159 -4.5 -0.4
14Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .277 2.8 0.1
15Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .128 -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 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
1Mike Minor 2 1 0 20 0 26.7 5.40 2.36 9.45 0.00 1.69 1.73 2.11 8.6 0.9
2Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.18 2.42 1.2 0.1
3Joakim Soria 2 1 0 21 0 21.7 7.89 3.74 10.80 0.00 1.66 1.78 2.80 5.3 0.5
4Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.26 2.99 12.2 1.2
5Kelvin Herrera 1 1 10 20 0 20.0 9.45 1.80 9.00 2.25 4.05 4.78 3.30 3.8 0.4
6Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.56 3.50 2.4 0.2
7Jason Vargas 5 3 0 9 9 54.7 7.24 2.14 8.07 0.66 2.30 2.86 3.83 9.6 1.0
8Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.29 4.00 10.1 1.0
9Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 8 8 42.7 6.12 4.22 7.59 1.69 4.43 5.16 4.38 4.9 0.5
10Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.28 4.94 0.3 0.0
11Matt Strahm 1 2 0 15 0 14.7 6.14 7.98 11.05 1.84 6.14 5.80 5.22 -0.3 0.0
12Peter Moylan 0 0 0 22 0 16.3 11.02 4.41 7.16 1.10 8.82 4.59 5.31 -0.5 -0.1
13Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.67 6.62 -6.3 -0.6
14Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.53 9.28 -2.4 -0.2
15Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.02 9.72 -11.4 -1.2
16Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.06 10.69 -9.9 -1.0

BP Articles

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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 BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
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
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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