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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 08-25)
1 Cleveland Indians 72 54 .571 - 4.91 4.24 0.67 -0.1 6
2 Detroit Tigers 68 59 .535 4.5 4.69 4.52 0.17 0.1 9
3 Kansas City Royals 66 61 .520 6.5 3.94 4.12 -0.18 7.5 18
4 Chicago White Sox 61 65 .484 11.0 4.06 4.37 -0.31 4.1 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 78 .386 23.5 4.52 5.40 -0.88 -6.0 25



2016 Rankings

66 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
61 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
.520 Win Pct is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.94 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.12 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.18 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
7.5 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 21 15 .583 162 139 .257 .325 .407
Chicago White Sox 18 18 .500 157 152 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 17 18 .486 151 152 .264 .324 .414
Minnesota Twins 17 18 .486 147 157 .253 .315 .405
Kansas City Royals 16 19 .457 138 156 .258 .306 .382

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

0.0 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0.0 VORP
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

0.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

26 GS
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

25 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

25 GS

Hitters by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Ascending
VORP

BWARP
1Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Wade Davis 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
8Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.4 -0.1
10Christian Colon 132 12 5 0 0 10 10 25 0 1 .242 .305 .283 .224 -2.7 -0.1
11Raul Mondesi 89 7 1 2 1 7 3 28 4 0 .200 .238 .300 .204 -2.7 -0.3
12Billy Burns 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .094 -1.6 -0.2
13Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
14Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
15Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.3 0.1
16Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 1.2 -0.2
17Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
18Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
19Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.8 0.1
20Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
21Alcides Escobar 547 44 17 4 2 35 22 69 14 4 .261 .291 .322 .224 3.1 0.3
22Jarrod Dyson 229 27 10 4 1 17 21 30 18 6 .245 .321 .350 .239 3.2 0.8
23Kendrys Morales 470 43 18 0 20 57 40 97 0 0 .243 .315 .428 .262 3.8 0.4
24Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
25Drew Butera 95 12 9 0 3 12 6 23 0 0 .264 .312 .471 .273 4.7 0.4
26Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
27Alex Gordon 373 47 12 1 13 26 40 105 6 0 .225 .324 .389 .255 7.2 0.8
28Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 10.9 -0.2
29Eric Hosmer 526 61 23 1 17 73 42 100 5 2 .275 .333 .433 .272 11.0 0.9
30Paulo Orlando 361 35 16 4 4 27 10 78 11 2 .315 .341 .420 .273 12.4 1.0
31Lorenzo Cain 404 50 18 1 8 52 25 82 10 5 .290 .334 .408 .262 13.3 2.3
32Cheslor Cuthbert 380 39 21 1 10 40 21 77 1 0 .292 .330 .441 .272 13.4 1.2
33Salvador Perez 435 45 24 2 17 54 15 98 0 0 .254 .287 .446 .260 15.8 1.0
34Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 24.7 -0.1

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
1Edinson Volquez 9 10 0 26 26 151.7 9.91 3.26 6.65 1.07 5.04 4.35 4.68 11.6 1.2
2Ian Kennedy 8 9 0 25 25 148.3 7.52 2.79 8.80 1.70 3.58 4.75 3.94 23.5 2.5
3Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.64 4.83 8.6 0.9
4Danny Duffy 11 1 0 35 19 138.7 7.20 1.88 9.54 0.97 2.66 3.16 3.19 32.7 3.5
5Chris Young 3 8 1 25 13 77.7 9.62 4.29 9.39 3.01 5.91 6.79 4.97 2.5 0.3
6Dillon Gee 5 7 0 26 11 99.0 10.64 2.73 7.27 1.73 4.55 5.01 4.55 7.2 0.8
7Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.15 5.72 -1.0 -0.1
8Brian Flynn 1 1 0 23 1 39.7 6.35 3.40 7.03 0.91 2.72 3.98 4.06 4.1 0.4
9Kelvin Herrera 1 4 8 57 0 56.7 6.35 1.27 11.28 0.64 1.91 2.09 2.36 16.5 1.8
10Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.56 3.96 1.5 0.2
11Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.01 3.49 6.2 0.7
12Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.71 3.83 4.3 0.5
13Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.60 3.88 0.2 0.0
14Matthew Strahm 1 0 0 8 0 9.3 4.82 2.89 16.39 0.00 0.96 0.42 2.75 2.3 0.2
15Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.60 5.10 0.0 0.0
16Peter Moylan 2 0 0 31 0 31.3 8.33 3.73 7.76 0.57 3.45 3.64 3.86 3.9 0.4
17Joakim Soria 4 5 1 55 0 54.3 8.45 3.64 9.11 1.33 3.81 4.31 3.72 7.6 0.8
18Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 36 0 48.3 10.43 2.98 5.21 1.12 4.47 4.67 5.69 -3.8 -0.4
19Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.17 4.75 0.1 0.0