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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 06-22)
1 Cleveland Indians 39 32 .549 - 4.83 4.04 0.79 -4.7 6
2 Minnesota Twins 36 34 .514 2.5 4.64 5.34 -0.70 5.2 20
3 Kansas City Royals 35 36 .493 4.0 3.97 4.45 -0.48 4.7 21
4 Chicago White Sox 32 39 .451 7.0 4.68 4.55 0.13 -3.7 13
5 Detroit Tigers 32 40 .444 7.5 4.82 5.08 -0.26 -1.7 19



2017 Rankings

35 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, 3rd in division
36 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.493 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.45 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.48 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.7 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: 06-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 53 38 .582 456 380 .268 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 44 46 .489 415 427 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 44 48 .478 418 437 .251 .319 .419
Chicago White Sox 42 49 .462 397 432 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 41 50 .451 382 424 .256 .310 .401

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.9 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

1.4 BWARP
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

1.3 BWARP

Top pitching performers by H9

Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

36.00 H9
Seth Maness
Seth Maness

14.90 H9
Chris Young
Chris Young

14.10 H9

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 292 39 12 2 10 27 30 51 14 0 .282 .360 .459 .293 21.0 2.9
2Eric Hosmer 297 39 17 1 8 30 26 50 3 0 .305 .364 .465 .297 13.2 1.4
3Whit Merrifield 219 25 8 3 6 26 12 27 7 1 .289 .330 .448 .291 13.8 1.3
4Salvador Perez 257 30 13 0 15 42 10 45 0 0 .292 .324 .533 .292 17.2 1.2
5Mike Moustakas 274 35 13 0 19 46 14 49 0 0 .276 .314 .549 .295 17.6 1.1
6Drew Butera 64 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .242 .254 .387 .243 2.5 0.1
7Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .173 0.2 0.1
8Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .749 1.3 0.0
9Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Ramon Torres 19 4 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 .294 .368 .412 .266 -0.1 -0.1
19Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.3 -0.1
20Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.339 -0.5 -0.1
21Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
22Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.027 -0.4 -0.1
23Alex Gordon 252 22 9 0 3 13 25 51 1 2 .188 .295 .271 .216 -5.2 -0.1
24Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.060 -0.7 -0.1
25Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
26Jorge Bonifacio 200 27 7 0 10 25 15 54 0 0 .246 .305 .448 .261 4.6 -0.2
27Cheslor Cuthbert 91 4 4 0 1 10 2 24 0 0 .202 .220 .281 .191 -4.0 -0.4
28Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.4 -0.5
29Brandon Moss 169 16 4 0 9 15 16 55 1 0 .184 .260 .388 .230 -3.9 -0.5
30Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
31Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.6
32Alcides Escobar 289 23 14 0 1 18 6 59 2 2 .200 .221 .262 .188 -8.9 -0.6

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
1Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.12 10.41 -0.6 -0.1
2Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.28 -2.2 -0.2
3Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.93 -12.1 -1.2
4Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.16 -0.6 -0.1
5Jake Junis 2 1 0 6 4 22.7 11.12 4.37 7.54 2.38 5.56 6.73 6.15 -1.4 -0.1
6Travis Wood 1 2 0 24 0 27.7 10.73 5.86 6.83 0.98 6.51 4.96 7.98 -8.5 -0.9
7Jason Hammel 4 6 0 14 14 78.3 10.11 2.76 6.78 1.15 4.83 4.42 4.79 7.1 0.7
8Kelvin Herrera 1 2 17 31 0 30.0 9.60 1.50 9.00 2.10 4.50 4.65 3.38 6.1 0.6
9Peter Moylan 0 0 0 32 0 23.0 9.39 3.91 8.22 0.78 6.65 3.85 3.63 4.0 0.4
10Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.61 7.6 0.8
11Joakim Soria 3 2 0 31 0 29.0 9.00 3.72 11.79 0.00 3.41 1.74 2.92 7.3 0.7
12Jason Vargas 10 3 0 14 14 87.3 8.14 2.06 7.01 0.62 2.27 3.21 3.84 17.1 1.7
13Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.44 3.35 11.4 1.1
14Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.75 3.71 5.3 0.5
15Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.60 6.10 -3.7 -0.4
16Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 5 0 8.3 6.48 2.16 3.24 0.00 3.24 3.12 4.89 0.3 0.0
17Mike Minor 3 1 0 30 0 37.3 6.27 2.65 8.92 0.24 1.93 2.45 2.69 10.4 1.0
18Scott Alexander 0 1 0 16 0 25.0 6.12 2.52 7.20 0.36 1.44 2.88 2.51 7.5 0.7
19Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.37 2.65 1.1 0.1

BP Articles

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