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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 07-21)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 38 .596 - 5.02 4.01 1.01 -0.8 2
2 Detroit Tigers 49 46 .516 7.5 4.62 4.69 -0.07 0.4 12
3 Kansas City Royals 47 47 .500 9.0 4.02 4.37 -0.35 4.2 21
4 Chicago White Sox 46 49 .484 10.5 4.04 4.31 -0.27 1.9 17
5 Minnesota Twins 35 60 .368 21.5 4.37 5.24 -0.87 -5.1 24



2016 Rankings

47 Wins is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
47 Losses is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.02 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.37 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
-0.35 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.2 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 39 29 .574 306 260 .258 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 34 33 .507 287 282 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 33 34 .493 288 289 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 32 35 .478 282 294 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 31 37 .456 271 299 .260 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

416 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

390 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

350 PA

Top pitching performers by GS

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

20 GS
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

19 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

18 GS

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 416 31 14 3 1 23 14 55 12 4 .256 .282 .315 .215 -2.6 -0.8
2Eric Hosmer 390 49 19 1 13 51 32 77 4 1 .299 .356 .468 .293 16.4 1.4
3Kendrys Morales 350 37 13 0 15 47 27 73 0 0 .253 .320 .437 .264 4.8 0.5
4Salvador Perez 331 37 19 2 14 43 15 77 0 0 .277 .314 .486 .284 19.8 1.7
5Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.1
6Alex Gordon 250 27 8 0 7 16 25 72 4 0 .204 .308 .338 .235 -0.8 -0.1
7Cheslor Cuthbert 242 26 12 0 8 32 11 51 1 0 .298 .328 .456 .272 7.3 0.9
8Paulo Orlando 239 18 10 3 1 20 5 50 5 1 .311 .336 .395 .268 6.5 0.4
9Whit Merrifield 214 30 15 1 2 16 10 47 5 1 .275 .308 .387 .254 5.1 0.7
10Jarrod Dyson 194 22 10 2 1 14 17 22 13 4 .259 .332 .359 .245 3.6 0.9
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
13Christian Colon 104 7 4 0 0 9 9 17 0 1 .253 .317 .295 .229 -2.2 0.0
14Brett Eibner 70 11 6 0 3 10 5 19 0 0 .266 .319 .500 .286 3.3 0.4
15Drew Butera 69 11 9 0 2 9 6 13 0 0 .306 .368 .548 .317 6.6 0.7
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
18Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
19Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
20Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
21Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
22Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
23Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
24Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 20 20 118.3 9.05 3.35 6.92 0.91 4.72 4.13 4.43 12.0 1.3
2Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.38 4.15 14.5 1.6
3Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 18 18 101.3 9.06 3.64 6.66 1.15 4.97 4.66 5.21 1.5 0.2
4Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.85 5.74 -3.2 -0.3
5Danny Duffy 5 1 0 28 12 88.0 7.77 1.84 10.33 1.23 3.27 3.43 3.10 21.2 2.3
6Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.19 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 4.85 5.22 -0.8 -0.1
8Brian Flynn 1 1 0 14 1 28.7 7.22 2.83 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.62 3.81 3.8 0.4
9Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 43 0 42.7 6.33 1.48 11.39 0.42 1.69 1.85 2.48 11.7 1.3
10Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.14 4.57 0.2 0.0
11Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.63 4.93 0.0 0.0
12Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.60 4.04 1.3 0.1
13Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.12 4.65 0.8 0.1
14Wade Davis 1 0 20 32 0 30.7 5.28 3.52 8.51 0.00 1.17 2.61 3.99 3.3 0.4
15Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.14 3.86 0.1 0.0
16Joakim Soria 3 4 1 41 0 40.0 8.32 3.83 8.32 1.35 3.60 4.59 4.14 3.6 0.4
17Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 29 0 39.0 9.46 2.54 5.54 1.15 3.69 4.42 5.23 -1.2 -0.1
18Luke Hochevar 2 2 0 38 0 36.0 7.50 2.25 9.75 1.25 3.75 3.77 3.38 6.3 0.7

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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