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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 06-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 40 36 .526 - 4.75 4.09 0.66 -6.2 6
2 Minnesota Twins 39 36 .520 0.5 4.55 5.19 -0.64 6.4 21
3 Kansas City Royals 37 38 .493 2.5 3.93 4.47 -0.54 5.7 23
4 Detroit Tigers 34 42 .447 6.0 4.76 5.03 -0.27 -1.9 19
5 Chicago White Sox 33 43 .434 7.0 4.55 4.61 -0.06 -3.4 17



2017 Rankings

37 Wins is tied for 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
38 Losses is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.493 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
3.93 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.47 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.54 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.7 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 50 36 .581 430 360 .268 .338 .437
Detroit Tigers 42 44 .488 396 405 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 42 45 .483 394 412 .251 .318 .418
Chicago White Sox 40 46 .465 373 408 .254 .307 .405
Kansas City Royals 39 48 .448 365 406 .256 .310 .401

Top offensive performers by AVG

Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

1.000 AVG
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

.306 AVG
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.289 AVG

Top pitching performers by G

Peter Moylan
Peter Moylan

35 G
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

33 G
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

32 G

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .754 1.3 0.0
2Eric Hosmer 313 40 17 1 9 32 27 51 3 0 .306 .364 .468 .299 14.4 1.6
3Salvador Perez 273 31 15 0 15 45 10 49 0 0 .289 .320 .523 .288 17.1 1.2
4Ramon Torres 23 4 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 .286 .348 .381 .255 0.0 -0.1
5Lorenzo Cain 308 41 13 2 10 27 30 54 14 0 .284 .357 .455 .289 20.6 2.8
6Whit Merrifield 237 26 11 3 6 29 13 32 7 1 .281 .322 .442 .285 13.6 1.3
7Mike Moustakas 286 35 13 0 19 46 14 50 0 0 .268 .304 .528 .285 15.4 0.9
8Jorge Bonifacio 217 30 9 0 11 27 18 58 0 0 .254 .318 .467 .271 7.2 0.0
9Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .171 0.2 0.1
10Drew Butera 67 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .231 .242 .369 .231 1.8 0.1
11Alcides Escobar 304 26 14 1 1 19 6 59 2 2 .214 .233 .279 .197 -6.3 -0.2
12Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.3 -0.4
13Alex Gordon 263 23 9 1 3 15 25 54 1 2 .188 .290 .275 .215 -5.7 -0.1
14Brandon Moss 180 17 4 0 9 15 17 61 1 0 .179 .256 .370 .225 -5.3 -0.6
15Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
16Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
17Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.3 -0.4
18Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
19Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
20Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.4 -0.1
21Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.029 -0.3 -0.1
22Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.040 -0.6 -0.1
23Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.340 -0.5 -0.1
24Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by G descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV
Sorted Descending
G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Peter Moylan 0 0 0 35 0 25.0 9.36 4.68 8.64 0.72 6.48 3.91 3.49 4.7 0.5
2Joakim Soria 4 2 0 33 0 31.0 9.29 3.77 12.19 0.00 3.77 1.66 2.75 8.4 0.8
3Kelvin Herrera 1 2 18 32 0 31.0 9.58 1.45 9.00 2.03 4.35 4.53 3.18 6.9 0.7
4Mike Minor 3 1 0 31 0 38.3 6.10 2.58 8.92 0.23 1.88 2.41 2.61 11.0 1.1
5Travis Wood 1 2 0 25 0 28.7 10.67 5.65 6.59 0.94 6.28 4.99 8.16 -9.5 -1.0
6Matt Strahm 2 5 0 23 3 33.7 7.75 5.35 9.89 1.60 5.61 5.19 4.11 4.5 0.5
7Scott Alexander 0 2 0 19 0 28.0 7.07 2.89 7.39 0.32 2.25 2.90 2.66 7.9 0.8
8Jason Hammel 4 6 0 15 15 83.3 10.04 2.92 7.02 1.19 4.75 4.45 5.20 3.6 0.4
9Jason Vargas 11 3 0 15 15 94.3 8.30 1.91 6.68 0.76 2.29 3.43 4.01 16.5 1.6
10Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.79 -11.7 -1.2
11Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.59 5.90 -2.4 -0.2
12Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.61 7.4 0.7
13Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.43 3.39 11.0 1.1
14Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.08 -2.0 -0.2
15Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.97 6.04 -1.5 -0.2
16Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 6.75 2.89 3.86 0.00 2.89 3.22 4.91 0.3 0.0
17Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.36 2.70 1.1 0.1
18Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.11 -0.6 -0.1
19Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.50 3.11 6.56 -0.3 0.0
20Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.11 9.93 -0.5 -0.1

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