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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 04-25)
1 Detroit Tigers 11 8 .579 - 5.42 5.63 -0.21 2.0 14
2 Cleveland Indians 10 9 .526 1.0 4.68 4.32 0.36 -1.6 6
2 Chicago White Sox 10 9 .526 1.0 4.05 3.53 0.52 1.3 18
4 Minnesota Twins 10 10 .500 1.5 4.25 3.70 0.55 -1.2 11
5 Kansas City Royals 7 13 .350 4.5 2.60 4.10 -1.50 0.7 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is tied for 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
13 Losses is tied for 28th in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 5th in division
.350 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.60 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.10 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-1.50 Diff/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
0.7 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: 04-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 81 62 .566 708 606 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 71 72 .497 663 670 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 69 73 .486 646 667 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 65 78 .455 616 677 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 64 78 .451 601 675 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

0.6 BWARP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

0.4 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

0.1 BWARP

Top Pitching Performers by W

Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

0 W
Jake Junis
Jake Junis

0 W
Nate Karns
Nate Karns

0 W

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 82 6 4 0 0 4 14 15 6 0 .299 .427 .358 .283 5.3 0.6
2Mike Moustakas 75 12 3 0 7 11 4 14 0 0 .296 .333 .634 .315 6.1 0.4
3Salvador Perez 72 6 1 0 5 9 3 14 0 0 .250 .278 .485 .256 2.5 0.1
4Whit Merrifield 25 2 0 1 1 2 2 3 1 0 .217 .280 .435 .259 0.5 0.0
5Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Jorge Bonifacio 14 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 .231 .286 .462 .247 0.0 0.0
7Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
8Christian Colon 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .115 -1.5 -0.1
9Alex Gordon 85 5 3 0 0 5 5 18 0 1 .182 .259 .221 .180 -4.7 -0.3
10Cheslor Cuthbert 27 1 0 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 .120 .185 .240 .140 -2.6 -0.3
11Alcides Escobar 74 3 4 0 0 1 3 18 0 0 .171 .205 .229 .163 -4.4 -0.4
12Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.3 -0.4
13Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.8 -0.5
14Brandon Moss 60 4 0 0 3 5 7 24 1 0 .135 .233 .308 .200 -3.8 -0.5
15Eric Hosmer 83 3 1 0 1 5 6 12 0 0 .195 .253 .247 .176 -6.4 -0.5

Pitchers by W ascending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Ascending
W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.26 4.74 0.8 0.1
2Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.83 0.46 0.5 0.0
3Nate Karns 0 1 0 4 3 17.0 9.00 4.76 7.41 2.65 6.35 6.77 9.69 -8.7 -0.9
4Scott Alexander 0 1 0 5 0 9.0 5.00 2.00 5.00 1.00 2.00 3.83 2.53 2.2 0.2
5Mike Minor 0 1 0 8 0 9.3 7.71 2.89 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.08 2.26 2.6 0.3
6Matt Strahm 0 2 0 5 0 2.7 16.88 20.25 3.38 3.38 23.62 13.70 9.09 -1.3 -0.1
7Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.52 5.04 0.2 0.0
8Peter Moylan 0 0 0 11 0 8.7 8.31 3.12 7.27 0.00 5.19 2.60 2.80 1.9 0.2
9Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.89 14.85 -6.0 -0.6
10Chris Young 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 15.26 4.70 5.87 1.17 5.87 4.78 10.99 -5.3 -0.5
11Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.58 3.81 0.8 0.1
12Joakim Soria 1 0 0 8 0 9.0 5.00 6.00 11.00 0.00 0.00 2.38 2.23 2.5 0.3
13Danny Duffy 2 1 0 5 5 32.0 7.59 3.38 6.75 0.56 2.81 3.45 2.97 7.6 0.8
14Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.39 2.31 8.0 0.8

BP Articles

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