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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 05-29)
1 Minnesota Twins 26 21 .553 - 4.64 4.79 -0.15 2.2 11
2 Cleveland Indians 26 23 .531 1.0 4.43 4.06 0.37 -2.8 8
3 Chicago White Sox 24 26 .480 3.5 4.60 4.04 0.56 -2.5 10
4 Detroit Tigers 24 27 .471 4.0 4.69 5.10 -0.41 2.0 21
5 Kansas City Royals 21 29 .420 6.5 3.44 4.50 -1.06 2.2 27



2017 Rankings

21 Wins is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
29 Losses is tied for 27th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
.420 Win Pct is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.44 RS/G is 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.50 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
-1.06 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
2.2 Pyth O/U is tied for 7th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, tied for 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 65 48 .575 560 478 .267 .337 .436
Detroit Tigers 54 57 .486 511 521 .260 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 55 60 .478 523 547 .251 .319 .420
Chicago White Sox 51 61 .455 482 530 .253 .308 .403
Kansas City Royals 51 61 .455 474 523 .256 .312 .399

Top offensive performers by SB

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

12 SB
Raul Mondesi
Raul Mondesi

5 SB
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

5 SB

Top pitching performers by FIP

Seth Maness
Seth Maness

6.76 FIP
Travis Wood
Travis Wood

6.10 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

6.02 FIP

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 200 17 9 1 2 10 23 35 12 0 .264 .355 .362 .267 9.1 1.3
2Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.1 -0.5
3Whit Merrifield 129 14 1 1 5 10 8 19 5 1 .273 .328 .427 .285 6.6 0.6
4Eric Hosmer 204 22 10 1 4 16 18 29 3 0 .303 .363 .432 .294 7.9 0.9
5Brandon Moss 129 15 3 0 9 14 12 42 1 0 .190 .264 .448 .257 0.8 0.0
6Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.1 -0.5
7Alex Gordon 174 10 5 0 0 8 17 35 1 2 .173 .287 .207 .198 -6.6 -0.3
8Salvador Perez 185 17 7 0 11 29 8 35 0 0 .267 .303 .500 .284 10.9 0.7
9Drew Butera 41 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .256 .275 .436 .271 2.6 0.1
10Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Cheslor Cuthbert 63 1 2 0 1 4 2 15 0 0 .164 .190 .246 .171 -4.1 -0.4
12Jorge Bonifacio 109 15 3 0 7 16 9 28 0 0 .273 .330 .515 .292 6.0 0.3
13Alcides Escobar 198 13 10 0 0 10 5 39 0 0 .172 .201 .226 .175 -9.1 -0.6
14Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .127 -2.1 -0.1
15Mike Moustakas 186 23 7 0 13 26 8 33 0 0 .254 .290 .514 .278 8.6 0.4
16Jorge Soler 61 3 3 0 1 2 9 18 0 0 .154 .279 .269 .199 -3.1 -0.5

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
1Seth Maness 1 0 0 5 0 6.0 13.50 1.50 4.50 3.00 4.50 6.76 6.79 -1.2 -0.1
2Travis Wood 0 2 0 17 0 17.7 13.25 7.64 7.13 1.53 9.17 6.10 9.64 -9.1 -0.9
3Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.02 9.57 -11.0 -1.1
4Matt Strahm 1 2 0 16 0 15.3 5.87 8.80 11.15 1.76 5.87 5.93 5.10 -0.2 0.0
5Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 5.93 0.99 0.4 0.0
6Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 8 8 42.7 6.12 4.22 7.59 1.69 4.43 5.15 5.08 1.4 0.1
7Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.66 6.35 -5.0 -0.5
8Peter Moylan 0 0 0 23 0 17.0 10.59 4.24 6.88 1.06 8.47 4.52 4.98 0.0 0.0
9Kelvin Herrera 1 1 11 21 0 21.0 9.43 1.71 9.43 2.14 3.86 4.50 3.27 4.0 0.4
10Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.28 4.88 0.3 0.0
11Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.25 2.91 12.4 1.3
12Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.56 3.60 2.2 0.2
13Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.34 4.14 9.6 1.0
14Jason Vargas 6 3 0 10 10 60.3 7.91 2.24 7.61 0.75 2.39 3.11 4.16 8.3 0.8
15Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.18 2.57 1.1 0.1
16Mike Minor 2 1 0 20 0 26.7 5.40 2.36 9.45 0.00 1.69 1.73 2.38 7.8 0.8
17Joakim Soria 2 1 0 22 0 22.7 7.54 3.57 11.12 0.00 1.59 1.65 2.55 6.2 0.6

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
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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