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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 09-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 90 63 .588 - 4.90 4.16 0.74 0.0 4
2 Detroit Tigers 83 70 .542 7.0 4.61 4.47 0.14 0.8 9
3 Kansas City Royals 77 77 .500 13.5 4.12 4.36 -0.24 10.3 21
4 Chicago White Sox 72 81 .471 18.0 4.19 4.49 -0.30 1.3 20
5 Minnesota Twins 55 99 .357 35.5 4.47 5.57 -1.10 -8.3 28



2016 Rankings

77 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 19th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.12 RS/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.24 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 3rd in division
10.3 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 5 4 .556 40 34 .256 .325 .404
Minnesota Twins 4 4 .500 33 36 .251 .317 .402
Chicago White Sox 4 5 .444 37 37 .260 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 4 5 .444 37 38 .263 .323 .412
Kansas City Royals 3 5 .375 30 36 .257 .306 .382

Top offensive performers by BB

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

55 BB
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

51 BB
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

47 BB

Top pitching performers by H9

Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

16.76 H9
Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

11.12 H9
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

11.10 H9

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 645 78 24 1 23 97 55 124 5 3 .268 .330 .431 .260 7.0 0.4
2Alex Gordon 478 58 14 2 16 35 51 136 8 1 .218 .314 .376 .239 1.4 -0.4
3Kendrys Morales 587 60 21 0 29 89 47 117 0 0 .261 .327 .466 .270 10.4 1.0
4Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.0
5Cheslor Cuthbert 482 46 28 1 10 43 30 91 2 0 .276 .320 .410 .249 5.1 0.4
6Alcides Escobar 652 57 24 6 7 52 27 91 17 4 .266 .299 .360 .233 9.6 1.2
7Jarrod Dyson 315 40 11 7 1 23 25 36 28 7 .264 .328 .364 .239 4.0 0.9
8Salvador Perez 523 56 28 2 21 61 20 115 0 0 .249 .289 .442 .247 13.7 0.6
9Whit Merrifield 300 40 19 2 2 25 15 68 7 3 .282 .317 .384 .250 4.5 0.5
10Paulo Orlando 451 46 20 4 5 40 12 98 12 2 .293 .320 .394 .251 6.9 0.0
11Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.1 0.1
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .280 5.3 0.5
13Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
14Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
15Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .249 0.7 0.2
16Raul Mondesi 137 14 1 3 1 11 5 44 7 1 .185 .229 .266 .186 -5.5 -0.9
17Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
18Daniel Nava 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .400 .500 .317 0.8 0.1
19Hunter Dozier 12 3 1 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 .182 .250 .273 .247 0.1 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Billy Burns 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 .269 .321 .269 .218 -0.4 -0.2
24Terrance Gore 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 .000 .000 .000 .026 -0.3 0.0
25Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -8.4 -0.1
27Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 12.0 -0.1
28Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .243 5.2 0.2
30Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.4 -0.2
34Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
35Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.2 0.0
36Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .484 1.6 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
1Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 9 0 9.7 16.76 2.79 10.24 5.59 12.10 9.83 0.00 -4.7 0.0
2Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 6 0 5.7 11.12 1.59 6.35 0.00 6.35 2.22 0.00 1.8 0.0
3Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 0.00 1.1 0.0
4Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 0.00 -8.2 0.0
5Scott Alexander 0 0 0 15 0 17.7 10.70 3.57 7.64 0.51 3.57 3.33 0.00 0.9 0.0
6Dillon Gee 7 9 0 32 14 122.3 10.45 2.72 6.55 1.77 4.63 5.26 0.00 0.5 0.0
7Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 32 32 181.7 10.21 3.37 6.59 1.09 5.25 4.44 0.00 12.7 0.0
8Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 0.00 0.4 0.0
9Joakim Soria 4 8 1 66 0 63.3 9.38 3.84 9.09 1.28 4.12 4.31 0.00 1.3 0.0
10Peter Moylan 2 0 0 46 0 42.3 8.93 3.40 6.80 0.85 3.61 4.10 0.00 1.2 0.0
11Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 30 30 176.0 8.90 3.73 6.65 1.18 4.35 4.69 0.00 4.9 0.0
12Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 0.00 -0.4 0.0
13Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 31 31 183.0 8.07 3.00 8.66 1.52 3.64 4.57 0.00 23.8 0.0
14Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.74 0.00 27.0 0.0
15Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 0.00 2.9 0.0
16Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 0.00 0.6 0.0
17Wade Davis 1 1 25 40 0 38.3 6.57 3.76 9.86 0.00 2.11 2.40 0.00 9.8 0.0
18Kelvin Herrera 2 5 11 68 0 68.3 6.45 1.32 10.80 0.79 2.24 2.42 0.00 15.5 0.0
19Brian Flynn 1 2 0 33 1 51.7 5.92 3.31 7.14 0.70 2.26 3.69 0.00 5.2 0.0
20Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 18 0 19.0 5.68 3.32 12.32 0.00 0.95 1.63 0.00 7.3 0.0
21Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 0.00 1.1 0.0

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