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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 SLG

Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

1.000 SLG
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

.532 SLG
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.528 SLG

Top pitching performers by GS

Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

15 GS
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

15 GS
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

13 GS

Hitters by SLG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Descending
SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .752 1.3 0.0
2Mike Moustakas 282 35 13 0 19 46 14 50 0 0 .268 .305 .532 .285 15.3 0.8
3Salvador Perez 269 31 15 0 15 43 10 47 0 0 .290 .321 .528 .289 17.1 1.2
4Jorge Bonifacio 212 29 9 0 11 26 18 55 0 0 .250 .316 .469 .271 7.2 0.1
5Eric Hosmer 309 40 17 1 9 32 26 51 3 0 .302 .359 .466 .296 13.3 1.4
6Lorenzo Cain 304 40 13 2 10 27 30 54 14 0 .280 .355 .454 .289 20.3 2.7
7Whit Merrifield 232 25 10 3 6 29 13 30 7 1 .283 .325 .443 .287 13.6 1.3
8Ramon Torres 23 4 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 .286 .348 .381 .254 0.0 -0.1
9Brandon Moss 176 17 4 0 9 15 17 59 1 0 .184 .261 .380 .228 -4.5 -0.5
10Drew Butera 67 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .231 .242 .369 .231 1.7 0.1
11Alex Gordon 259 23 9 1 3 15 25 53 1 2 .191 .295 .280 .218 -5.0 0.0
12Alcides Escobar 300 26 14 1 1 19 6 59 2 2 .210 .230 .276 .195 -7.0 -0.2
13Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
14Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.4 -0.4
15Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .171 0.2 0.1
16Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
17Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
18Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.4 -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 -.044 -0.7 -0.1
23Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.338 -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 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
1Jason Hammel 4 6 0 15 15 83.3 10.04 2.92 7.02 1.19 4.75 4.46 5.02 5.4 0.5
2Jason Vargas 11 3 0 15 15 94.3 8.30 1.91 6.68 0.76 2.29 3.43 4.02 16.6 1.7
3Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.60 5.82 -1.6 -0.2
4Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.63 7.4 0.7
5Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.44 3.34 11.4 1.1
6Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.98 5.96 -1.3 -0.1
7Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.04 -0.5 0.0
8Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.75 3.65 5.5 0.5
9Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.78 -11.6 -1.2
10Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.03 -2.0 -0.2
11Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.12 9.97 -0.5 -0.1
12Scott Alexander 0 2 0 18 0 26.0 6.92 3.12 6.92 0.35 2.42 3.12 2.69 7.3 0.7
13Mike 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
14Kelvin Herrera 1 2 18 32 0 31.0 9.58 1.45 9.00 2.03 4.35 4.54 3.13 7.1 0.7
15Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.37 2.70 1.1 0.1
16Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.00 3.12 7.77 -0.3 0.0
17Peter Moylan 0 0 0 34 0 23.7 9.51 4.56 8.75 0.76 6.85 3.92 3.31 5.0 0.5
18Travis Wood 1 2 0 25 0 28.7 10.67 5.65 6.59 0.94 6.28 5.00 8.13 -9.3 -0.9
19Joakim Soria 4 2 0 33 0 31.0 9.29 3.77 12.19 0.00 3.77 1.66 2.71 8.6 0.9
20Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 6.75 2.89 3.86 0.00 2.89 3.22 4.90 0.3 0.0

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