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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 07-24)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 41 .577 - 4.93 4.04 0.89 -1.5 2
2 Detroit Tigers 50 48 .510 6.5 4.62 4.69 -0.07 -0.4 14
3 Kansas City Royals 48 49 .495 8.0 3.98 4.34 -0.36 3.9 21
4 Chicago White Sox 48 50 .490 8.5 4.06 4.32 -0.26 2.7 17
5 Minnesota Twins 37 61 .378 19.5 4.44 5.27 -0.83 -5.1 25



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is tied for 18th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
49 Losses is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.495 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
3.98 RS/G is tied for 25th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
4.34 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
-0.36 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
3.9 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 37 28 .569 293 250 .257 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 32 32 .500 274 270 .261 .316 .403
Detroit Tigers 32 32 .500 274 276 .263 .321 .409
Minnesota Twins 31 33 .484 268 281 .253 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 29 36 .446 258 287 .260 .309 .383

Bottom offensive performers by OBP

Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

.000 OBP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

.000 OBP
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

.000 OBP

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

21 GS
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

19 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

19 GS

Hitters by OBP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Ascending
OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
5Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
9Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
10Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
11Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
12Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
13Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
14Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
15Alcides Escobar 429 33 14 3 1 24 16 57 14 4 .259 .287 .317 .220 0.1 -0.3
16Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
17Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
18Alex Gordon 262 28 9 1 7 16 27 74 5 0 .204 .309 .345 .237 -0.2 -0.2
19Salvador Perez 341 37 19 2 14 43 15 80 0 0 .274 .311 .477 .279 18.8 1.6
20Christian Colon 109 8 4 0 0 9 9 19 0 1 .250 .312 .290 .223 -2.9 -0.1
21Brett Eibner 74 11 6 0 3 10 6 19 0 0 .254 .315 .478 .290 3.6 0.4
22Jarrod Dyson 200 22 10 2 1 14 17 25 13 5 .250 .321 .347 .238 2.1 0.8
23Kendrys Morales 363 38 15 0 16 49 29 76 0 0 .257 .325 .450 .270 5.8 0.6
24Cheslor Cuthbert 255 28 13 0 9 33 13 53 1 0 .297 .331 .464 .276 8.8 1.1
25Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.0
26Paulo Orlando 250 19 10 3 1 20 5 52 5 1 .318 .341 .397 .270 7.4 0.4
27Eric Hosmer 403 49 19 1 13 54 32 80 4 1 .291 .347 .454 .285 13.9 1.1
28Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
29Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
30Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2

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
1Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.43 12.4 1.3
2Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.36 4.15 14.3 1.5
3Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.21 1.4 0.2
4Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.54 3.10 22.7 2.4
5Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.84 5.74 -3.3 -0.4
6Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
7Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.84 5.22 -0.9 -0.1
8Brian Flynn 1 1 0 15 1 29.7 6.98 2.73 7.89 0.91 3.03 3.59 3.81 3.9 0.4
9Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.57 0.2 0.0
10Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 45 0 44.7 6.45 1.41 11.28 0.40 1.61 1.80 2.48 12.2 1.3
11Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
12Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 30 0 40.0 9.45 2.47 5.62 1.12 3.60 4.32 5.23 -1.2 -0.1
13Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.38 6.5 0.7
14Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.11 4.65 0.8 0.1
15Wade Davis 1 0 21 34 0 32.7 5.51 3.31 8.54 0.00 1.10 2.51 3.99 3.5 0.4
16Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 3.86 0.1 0.0
17Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.86 4.14 3.8 0.4
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.93 0.0 0.0

BP Articles

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BP Kansas City: Homers Are Back, Royals SufferDavid Lesky2016-07-16
Prospectus Feature: The Nightmare of Becoming a Fun Fact MachineAaron Gleeman2016-07-07
BP Wrigleyville: Understanding the Misunderstood Kris BryantMatthew Trueblood2016-07-03
Prospectus Feature: How To Fight CrimeHenry Druschel2016-06-27
Players Prefer Presentation: I Care About All-Star VotingMeg Rowley2016-06-23
What You Need to Know: How Could They Be So Bartless?Emma Baccellieri2016-06-22
The Call-Up: Cody ReedGeorge Bissell2016-06-20
The Call-Up: Cody ReedKourage Kundahl2016-06-20
What You Need to Know: Tough Guys ToughNicolas Stellini2016-06-08
Rubbing Mud: What'll It Take to Make the Royals Sellers? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-06


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