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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 09-26)
1 Cleveland Indians 91 65 .583 - 4.86 4.17 0.69 0.0 5
2 Detroit Tigers 83 73 .532 8.0 4.63 4.55 0.08 -0.3 10
3 Kansas City Royals 79 77 .506 12.0 4.19 4.38 -0.19 11.0 21
4 Chicago White Sox 75 81 .481 16.0 4.22 4.42 -0.20 1.7 18
5 Minnesota Twins 56 100 .359 35.0 4.46 5.54 -1.08 -8.1 28



2016 Rankings

79 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.506 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.19 RS/G is tied for 22nd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
4.38 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
-0.19 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
11 Pyth O/U is tied for 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 3 3 .500 25 25 .261 .315 .401
Cleveland Indians 3 3 .500 24 24 .256 .326 .404
Detroit Tigers 3 3 .500 24 26 .264 .324 .414
Kansas City Royals 3 3 .500 23 27 .258 .306 .383
Minnesota Twins 3 3 .500 23 27 .250 .317 .402

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

661 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

650 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

597 PA

Top pitching performers by FIP

Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

9.83 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

6.68 FIP
Alec Mills
Alec Mills

6.11 FIP

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 661 57 24 6 7 53 27 92 17 4 .266 .298 .359 .233 9.6 1.1
2Eric Hosmer 650 79 24 1 24 100 55 127 5 3 .268 .329 .434 .261 7.3 0.4
3Kendrys Morales 597 64 22 0 30 92 48 117 0 0 .266 .332 .475 .275 14.1 1.4
4Salvador Perez 533 57 28 2 22 63 20 117 0 0 .249 .287 .443 .247 14.0 0.8
5Cheslor Cuthbert 492 48 28 1 11 45 31 92 2 0 .277 .322 .415 .251 6.1 0.4
6Alex Gordon 487 61 16 2 17 38 52 138 8 1 .223 .318 .390 .244 3.7 -0.2
7Paulo Orlando 461 49 21 4 5 42 12 99 14 2 .298 .324 .399 .254 8.8 0.3
8Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.0
9Jarrod Dyson 315 40 11 7 1 23 25 36 28 7 .264 .328 .364 .239 4.0 0.9
10Whit Merrifield 305 42 20 3 2 26 15 69 8 3 .287 .321 .398 .255 6.4 0.7
11Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.1 0.1
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
13Raul Mondesi 145 15 1 3 2 13 5 47 8 1 .189 .230 .288 .191 -5.1 -0.9
14Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
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 0.7 0.2
17Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
18Billy Burns 34 5 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 2 .250 .294 .250 .203 -1.0 -0.3
19Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0
20Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.1 0.0
21Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .276 0.6 0.1
22Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 9.6 -0.1
23Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
24Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.3 0.0
25Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .243 7.8 0.1
26Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .486 0.4 0.0
27Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.1 -0.2
28Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -8.6 -0.1
29Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 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
1Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 9 0 9.7 16.76 2.79 10.24 5.59 12.10 9.83 5.02 0.0 0.0
2Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 5.14 0.8 0.1
3Alec 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
4Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 6.15 -13.1 -1.4
5Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.87 -1.4 -0.1
6Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.62 4.52 17.0 1.7
7Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.56 -3.5 -0.4
8Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 31 31 183.0 8.07 3.00 8.66 1.52 3.64 4.56 4.55 16.5 1.7
9Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.54 4.92 9.2 0.9
10Joakim Soria 4 8 1 68 0 65.3 9.51 3.72 9.09 1.38 4.13 4.41 4.18 5.8 0.6
11Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 4.79 0.4 0.0
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 48 0 43.7 8.66 3.30 6.80 0.82 3.50 4.02 3.91 5.2 0.5
13Luke 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
14Brian Flynn 1 2 0 34 1 52.0 5.88 3.46 7.10 0.69 2.25 3.74 4.11 5.1 0.5
15Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.73 3.32 38.5 4.0
16Scott Alexander 0 0 0 15 0 17.7 10.70 3.57 7.64 0.51 3.57 3.33 3.78 2.3 0.2
17Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 70 0 70.3 6.65 1.28 10.62 0.77 2.43 2.41 2.69 17.9 1.8
18Wade Davis 2 1 26 42 0 40.3 6.92 3.57 9.82 0.00 2.01 2.34 3.77 5.4 0.6
19Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 7 0 6.0 12.00 1.50 7.50 0.00 6.00 1.94 4.41 0.4 0.0
20Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 19 0 19.7 5.95 4.12 12.36 0.00 1.37 1.89 2.87 4.6 0.5
21Drew 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

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