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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 09-28)
1 Cleveland Indians 91 67 .576 - 4.82 4.23 0.59 0.5 6
2 Detroit Tigers 85 73 .538 6.0 4.69 4.51 0.18 -0.8 8
3 Kansas City Royals 81 77 .513 10.0 4.19 4.36 -0.17 12.3 20
4 Chicago White Sox 77 81 .487 14.0 4.26 4.40 -0.14 1.7 16
5 Minnesota Twins 56 102 .354 35.0 4.43 5.53 -1.10 -9.2 28



2016 Rankings

81 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.513 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.19 RS/G is 23rd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.17 Diff/G is tied for 21st in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
12.3 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: 09-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 2 2 .500 17 16 .260 .315 .399
Cleveland Indians 2 2 .500 17 15 .255 .325 .403
Detroit Tigers 2 2 .500 18 17 .263 .323 .412
Kansas City Royals 2 2 .500 16 18 .258 .306 .382
Minnesota Twins 2 2 .500 19 18 .250 .317 .402

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

0.0 VORP
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

0.0 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by HR9

Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

5.23 HR9
Chris Young
Chris Young

2.90 HR9
Dillon Gee
Dillon Gee

1.73 HR9

Hitters by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Ascending
VORP

BWARP
1Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -8.7 -0.1
10Raul Mondesi 146 16 1 3 2 13 6 47 9 1 .189 .236 .288 .193 -4.4 -0.8
11Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.2 0.1
12Billy Burns 35 6 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .286 .250 .211 -0.8 -0.2
13Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
14Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
15Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.3 0.0
16Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0
17Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .276 0.6 0.1
18Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
19Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
20Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
21Alex Gordon 495 61 16 2 17 40 52 142 8 1 .223 .317 .387 .243 3.2 -0.3
22Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
23Jarrod Dyson 324 43 12 7 1 24 26 37 29 7 .268 .332 .369 .241 4.4 0.9
24Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
25Cheslor Cuthbert 498 48 28 1 11 45 31 93 2 0 .278 .322 .414 .251 6.1 0.4
26Whit Merrifield 314 44 21 3 2 26 17 69 8 3 .284 .322 .395 .253 6.2 0.8
27Alcides Escobar 669 57 24 6 7 53 27 94 17 4 .263 .294 .354 .229 7.2 0.9
28Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.7 0.1
29Eric Hosmer 659 80 24 1 25 103 56 128 5 3 .268 .329 .436 .262 8.5 0.6
30Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 9.5 -0.1
31Paulo Orlando 469 50 21 4 5 42 13 100 14 2 .301 .329 .400 .256 9.9 0.4
32Salvador Perez 541 57 28 2 22 63 21 118 0 0 .245 .285 .437 .244 11.9 0.5
33Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.0
34Kendrys Morales 605 64 23 0 30 93 48 117 0 0 .266 .331 .473 .273 13.5 1.3
35Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.6 -0.2
36Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.0 0.0

Pitchers by HR9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Descending
HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Brooks Pounders 2 1 0 10 0 10.3 15.68 2.61 9.58 5.23 11.32 9.40 5.02 0.0 0.0
2Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 5.14 0.9 0.1
3Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 6.15 -13.0 -1.3
4Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 32 32 188.0 8.09 3.06 8.66 1.53 3.69 4.59 4.55 17.2 1.8
5Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.58 5.8 0.6
6Joakim Soria 5 8 1 69 0 66.3 9.50 3.66 9.09 1.36 4.07 4.36 4.18 5.9 0.6
7Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.74 3.32 38.7 4.0
8Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 9 0 7.7 11.74 3.52 8.22 1.17 7.04 4.15 4.41 0.5 0.1
9Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.62 4.52 17.1 1.8
10Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 4.92 9.4 1.0
11Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.56 -3.4 -0.4
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 50 0 44.7 8.46 3.22 6.85 0.81 3.43 3.96 3.91 5.3 0.5
13Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 71 0 71.3 6.56 1.51 10.72 0.76 2.40 2.45 2.69 18.2 1.9
14Jason Vargas 0 0 0 3 3 12.0 6.00 2.25 8.25 0.75 2.25 3.11 4.79 0.8 0.1
15Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.87 -1.3 -0.1
16Brian Flynn 1 2 0 35 1 53.3 5.74 3.71 7.09 0.68 2.19 3.80 4.11 5.3 0.5
17Scott Alexander 0 0 0 16 0 18.0 11.50 3.50 7.50 0.50 3.50 3.33 3.78 2.4 0.2
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 4.70 0.1 0.0
19Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.92 0.2 0.0
20Wade Davis 2 1 27 44 0 42.3 7.02 3.40 9.57 0.00 1.91 2.33 3.77 5.7 0.6
21Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 5.66 3.92 12.63 0.00 1.31 1.75 2.87 4.9 0.5

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