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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 06-29)
1 Cleveland Indians 47 30 .610 - 4.90 3.71 1.19 -0.9 2
2 Kansas City Royals 41 36 .532 6.0 4.08 4.26 -0.18 3.5 19
3 Detroit Tigers 39 38 .506 8.0 4.79 4.84 -0.05 -0.9 14
4 Chicago White Sox 39 39 .500 8.5 4.17 4.29 -0.12 2.2 16
5 Minnesota Twins 25 52 .325 22.0 4.05 5.49 -1.44 -4.0 27



2016 Rankings

41 Wins is tied for 11th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
36 Losses is tied for 9th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
.532 Win Pct is tied for 10th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
4.08 RS/G is tied for 25th in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 4th in division
4.26 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
-0.18 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
3.5 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: 06-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 48 37 .565 378 325 .258 .323 .407
Chicago White Sox 43 41 .512 359 352 .261 .316 .404
Detroit Tigers 42 43 .494 366 368 .263 .321 .411
Minnesota Twins 40 45 .471 353 374 .252 .316 .404
Kansas City Royals 39 46 .459 337 368 .261 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by HR

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

12 HR
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

12 HR
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

10 HR

Top pitching performers by FIP

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

16.63 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

7.45 FIP
Dillon Gee
Dillon Gee

5.29 FIP

Hitters by HR descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Descending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Salvador Perez 267 29 15 2 12 37 11 61 0 0 .294 .326 .512 .297 18.2 1.6
2Eric Hosmer 326 43 17 1 12 48 28 65 4 1 .305 .365 .492 .303 16.7 1.3
3Kendrys Morales 286 29 11 0 10 37 22 55 0 0 .255 .318 .413 .259 2.0 0.2
4Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.3 2.0
5Cheslor Cuthbert 180 19 6 0 7 20 9 39 1 0 .271 .307 .429 .257 1.7 0.4
6Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
7Alex Gordon 187 21 6 0 5 11 17 55 3 0 .210 .310 .340 .237 -0.6 -0.2
8Whit Merrifield 158 23 11 1 2 14 5 32 4 1 .314 .335 .438 .277 7.0 0.9
9Drew Butera 59 9 7 0 2 8 5 10 0 0 .302 .362 .547 .312 5.4 0.7
10Brett Eibner 42 6 5 0 1 7 3 12 0 0 .289 .341 .500 .295 2.3 0.2
11Paulo Orlando 191 16 9 3 1 16 5 39 5 1 .337 .363 .436 .297 10.8 1.1
12Alcides Escobar 354 27 12 2 1 21 10 49 10 4 .261 .282 .318 .218 -1.2 -0.4
13Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.7 0.2
14Christian Colon 75 5 2 0 0 4 7 13 0 1 .294 .360 .324 .264 0.3 0.1
15Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
16Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Dillon Gee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 0.0
21Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Jarrod Dyson 148 16 6 1 0 8 14 16 12 3 .260 .340 .323 .236 1.0 0.8
24Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Ian Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 -0.1
26Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
27Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .121 0.0 0.0
28Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
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 5.60 0.0 0.0
2Chris Young 2 7 0 13 11 53.7 10.23 3.86 9.22 3.52 6.54 7.45 5.77 -2.8 -0.3
3Dillon Gee 2 2 0 15 4 49.0 10.84 3.31 7.71 1.84 4.04 5.29 5.15 -0.2 0.0
4Ian Kennedy 6 6 0 15 15 88.7 7.71 2.94 8.63 1.93 3.96 5.21 3.95 13.6 1.5
5Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.84 -1.4 -0.1
6Yordano Ventura 6 5 0 15 15 84.7 8.93 4.15 6.70 1.17 5.00 4.85 5.49 -1.4 -0.2
7Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 24 0 32.0 9.00 2.81 5.62 1.12 3.66 4.44 5.16 -0.7 -0.1
8Joakim Soria 3 3 1 36 0 37.0 7.54 3.65 7.78 0.97 3.16 4.10 4.21 3.1 0.3
9Edinson Volquez 7 7 0 17 17 99.3 9.51 3.35 6.98 0.91 4.80 4.09 5.36 -0.2 0.0
10Danny Duffy 3 1 0 25 9 66.7 7.56 2.16 10.66 1.49 3.24 3.76 2.68 18.9 2.0
11Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.59 4.39 0.8 0.1
12Brian Flynn 1 0 0 8 0 16.0 5.06 3.94 7.88 0.56 2.81 3.50 4.10 1.5 0.2
13Luke Hochevar 1 1 0 32 0 30.0 6.60 1.80 10.20 1.20 3.00 3.49 2.93 6.7 0.7
14Peter Moylan 2 0 0 13 0 18.7 10.12 2.89 8.20 0.48 3.38 3.13 4.64 0.7 0.1
15Wade Davis 1 0 18 29 0 28.3 5.40 3.81 8.58 0.00 1.27 2.70 3.82 3.6 0.4
16Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 38 0 37.7 6.21 1.67 11.23 0.48 1.43 2.04 2.50 10.3 1.1
17Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.13 4.20 0.1 0.0

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