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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 04-25)
1 Detroit Tigers 11 8 .579 - 5.42 5.63 -0.21 2.0 14
2 Cleveland Indians 10 9 .526 1.0 4.68 4.32 0.36 -1.6 6
2 Chicago White Sox 10 9 .526 1.0 4.05 3.53 0.52 1.3 18
4 Minnesota Twins 10 10 .500 1.5 4.25 3.70 0.55 -1.2 11
5 Kansas City Royals 7 13 .350 4.5 2.60 4.10 -1.50 0.7 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is tied for 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
13 Losses is tied for 28th in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 5th in division
.350 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.60 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.10 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-1.50 Diff/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
0.7 Pyth O/U is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 81 62 .566 708 606 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 71 72 .497 663 670 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 69 73 .486 646 667 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 65 78 .455 616 677 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 64 78 .451 601 675 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by AVG

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.299 AVG
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

.296 AVG
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

.250 AVG

Top pitching performers by H9

Matt Strahm
Matt Strahm

16.88 H9
Chris Young
Chris Young

15.26 H9
Travis Wood
Travis Wood

15.19 H9

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 82 6 4 0 0 4 14 15 6 0 .299 .427 .358 .283 5.3 0.6
2Mike Moustakas 75 12 3 0 7 11 4 14 0 0 .296 .333 .634 .315 6.1 0.4
3Salvador Perez 72 6 1 0 5 9 3 14 0 0 .250 .278 .485 .256 2.5 0.1
4Jorge Bonifacio 14 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 .231 .286 .462 .247 0.0 0.0
5Whit Merrifield 25 2 0 1 1 2 2 3 1 0 .217 .280 .435 .259 0.5 0.0
6Eric Hosmer 83 3 1 0 1 5 6 12 0 0 .195 .253 .247 .176 -6.4 -0.5
7Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
8Alex Gordon 85 5 3 0 0 5 5 18 0 1 .182 .259 .221 .180 -4.7 -0.3
9Alcides Escobar 74 3 4 0 0 1 3 18 0 0 .171 .205 .229 .163 -4.4 -0.4
10Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.3 -0.4
11Brandon Moss 60 4 0 0 3 5 7 24 1 0 .135 .233 .308 .200 -3.8 -0.5
12Cheslor Cuthbert 27 1 0 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 .120 .185 .240 .140 -2.6 -0.3
13Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.8 -0.5
14Christian Colon 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .115 -1.5 -0.1
15Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by H9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP
Sorted Descending
H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Matt Strahm 0 2 0 5 0 2.7 16.88 20.25 3.38 3.38 23.62 13.70 9.09 -1.3 -0.1
2Chris Young 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 15.26 4.70 5.87 1.17 5.87 4.78 10.99 -5.3 -0.5
3Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.89 14.85 -6.0 -0.6
4Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.26 4.74 0.8 0.1
5Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.83 0.46 0.5 0.0
6Nate Karns 0 1 0 4 3 17.0 9.00 4.76 7.41 2.65 6.35 6.77 9.69 -8.7 -0.9
7Peter Moylan 0 0 0 11 0 8.7 8.31 3.12 7.27 0.00 5.19 2.60 2.80 1.9 0.2
8Mike Minor 0 1 0 8 0 9.3 7.71 2.89 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.08 2.26 2.6 0.3
9Danny Duffy 2 1 0 5 5 32.0 7.59 3.38 6.75 0.56 2.81 3.45 2.97 7.6 0.8
10Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.39 2.31 8.0 0.8
11Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.52 5.04 0.2 0.0
12Scott Alexander 0 1 0 5 0 9.0 5.00 2.00 5.00 1.00 2.00 3.83 2.53 2.2 0.2
13Joakim Soria 1 0 0 8 0 9.0 5.00 6.00 11.00 0.00 0.00 2.38 2.23 2.5 0.3
14Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.58 3.81 0.8 0.1

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Buyer's Guide: Jorge SolerEric Roseberry2017-04-03
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