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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 05-23)
1 Minnesota Twins 24 18 .571 - 4.60 4.52 0.08 1.9 9
2 Cleveland Indians 24 20 .545 1.0 4.39 4.09 0.30 -1.2 7
3 Detroit Tigers 21 23 .477 4.0 4.73 5.05 -0.32 2.0 21
4 Chicago White Sox 20 24 .455 5.0 4.50 4.11 0.39 -2.7 13
5 Kansas City Royals 19 26 .422 6.5 3.40 4.36 -0.96 1.9 26



2017 Rankings

19 Wins is tied for 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
26 Losses is tied for 25th in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 5th in division
.422 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.40 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-0.96 Diff/G is 28th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
1.9 Pyth O/U is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, tied for 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 68 50 .576 584 496 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 58 60 .492 543 554 .260 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 58 62 .483 549 568 .251 .319 .421
Chicago White Sox 54 64 .458 505 560 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 53 64 .453 494 547 .256 .312 .399

Bottom offensive performers by HR

Christian Colon
Christian Colon

0 HR
Terrance Gore
Terrance Gore

0 HR
Paulo Orlando
Paulo Orlando

0 HR

Top pitching performers by GS

Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

10 GS
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

9 GS
Nate Karns
Nate Karns

8 GS

Hitters by HR ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Ascending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .127 -2.1 -0.2
2Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.2 -0.5
4Alex Gordon 160 10 5 0 0 7 17 32 1 2 .175 .294 .212 .205 -4.6 -0.1
5Alcides Escobar 180 12 9 0 0 8 5 36 0 0 .179 .210 .232 .178 -7.9 -0.5
6Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.3 -0.5
7Cheslor Cuthbert 59 1 2 0 1 4 2 14 0 0 .140 .169 .228 .160 -4.5 -0.4
8Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .202 -2.9 -0.4
9Lorenzo Cain 183 16 8 1 2 10 22 30 12 0 .266 .361 .367 .272 9.7 1.3
10Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .277 2.8 0.2
11Eric Hosmer 191 20 7 1 4 16 17 25 3 0 .301 .361 .422 .292 7.0 0.9
12Whit Merrifield 115 13 1 1 5 10 6 18 3 1 .257 .307 .429 .282 5.6 0.6
13Jorge Bonifacio 95 12 1 0 6 13 8 25 0 0 .267 .326 .488 .288 5.0 0.2
14Brandon Moss 115 13 2 0 8 11 10 40 1 0 .192 .261 .442 .257 0.8 0.0
15Mike Moustakas 168 21 6 0 11 24 7 30 0 0 .250 .286 .494 .275 7.4 0.3
16Salvador Perez 170 17 7 0 11 28 8 30 0 0 .285 .324 .538 .303 13.3 1.1

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.30 3.96 10.7 1.1
2Jason Vargas 5 3 0 9 9 54.7 7.24 2.14 8.07 0.66 2.30 2.87 3.57 11.4 1.2
3Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.27 2.93 12.6 1.3
4Jason Hammel 1 5 0 8 8 40.7 11.95 3.76 6.86 1.33 6.20 4.81 7.05 -7.2 -0.7
5Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 7 7 37.7 6.21 4.30 7.65 1.67 4.06 5.17 5.27 0.7 0.1
6Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.03 9.54 -10.8 -1.1
7Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.29 4.90 0.3 0.0
8Matt Strahm 1 2 0 14 0 14.0 5.79 8.36 11.57 1.93 6.43 5.94 4.24 1.3 0.1
9Peter Moylan 0 0 0 21 0 15.0 12.00 4.80 7.20 1.20 9.60 4.88 5.82 -1.3 -0.1
10Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.07 10.46 -9.4 -1.0
11Joakim Soria 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 7.84 3.48 10.89 0.00 1.74 1.68 2.77 5.2 0.5
12Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.54 9.08 -2.2 -0.2
13Kelvin Herrera 1 1 9 19 0 19.0 9.47 1.89 9.00 2.37 4.26 5.00 3.42 3.4 0.3
14Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.57 3.58 2.3 0.2
15Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.19 2.40 1.2 0.1
16Mike Minor 1 1 0 19 0 24.7 5.47 2.55 9.12 0.00 1.82 1.89 2.36 7.4 0.7

BP Articles

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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 BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessTrevor Strunk2017-04-10
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
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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