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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 07-28)
1 Cleveland Indians 57 42 .576 - 4.91 4.06 0.85 -1.5 4
2 Detroit Tigers 53 48 .525 5.0 4.65 4.68 -0.03 0.7 14
3 Chicago White Sox 50 52 .490 8.5 4.00 4.29 -0.29 3.7 19
4 Kansas City Royals 49 52 .485 9.0 3.93 4.44 -0.51 5.2 21
5 Minnesota Twins 38 63 .376 20.0 4.44 5.24 -0.80 -5.5 26



2016 Rankings

49 Wins is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
52 Losses is tied for 20th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
.485 Win Pct is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.93 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.44 RA/G is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division
-0.51 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.2 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 36 27 .571 282 241 .258 .326 .405
Chicago White Sox 30 30 .500 256 254 .260 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 30 31 .492 261 265 .263 .322 .409
Minnesota Twins 30 31 .492 262 267 .253 .315 .405
Kansas City Royals 28 33 .459 244 270 .259 .309 .382

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Chien-Ming Wang
Chien-Ming Wang

0.0 VORP
Brian Flynn
Brian Flynn

0.0 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by HR9

Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

4.50 HR9
Chris Young
Chris Young

3.48 HR9
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

2.05 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
1Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Brian Flynn 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
4Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.0 -0.1
8Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
9Raul Mondesi 7 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .151 -0.6 0.0
10Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
11Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
12Alcides Escobar 441 33 14 3 1 25 17 58 14 4 .258 .286 .314 .220 -0.3 -0.3
13Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
14Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
15Alex Gordon 273 30 9 1 7 16 29 76 5 0 .209 .315 .345 .240 0.0 -0.3
16Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
17Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
18Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
19Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
20Brett Eibner 81 11 6 0 3 10 6 22 0 0 .230 .287 .432 .265 2.0 0.4
21Jarrod Dyson 204 23 10 3 1 15 17 25 13 5 .250 .320 .356 .239 2.6 0.8
22Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
23Kendrys Morales 374 38 15 0 16 49 29 80 0 0 .249 .316 .435 .262 3.1 0.3
24Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
25Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
26Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
27Cheslor Cuthbert 267 28 13 0 9 33 13 55 1 0 .295 .327 .454 .271 8.0 0.8
28Paulo Orlando 261 21 12 3 1 21 5 52 6 1 .324 .346 .408 .275 8.9 0.5
29Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9
30Eric Hosmer 415 50 19 1 13 54 34 81 4 1 .286 .345 .444 .282 13.0 1.0
31Salvador Perez 352 39 20 2 15 45 15 84 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 18.9 1.4

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 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.50 0.2 0.0
2Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.52 5.50 -1.8 -0.2
3Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.32 4.10 15.5 1.7
4Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.47 -2.8 -0.3
5Joakim Soria 4 4 1 43 0 43.0 8.79 4.19 8.58 1.47 4.19 4.80 4.14 3.8 0.4
6Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.36 6.5 0.7
7Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.16 1.9 0.2
8Danny Duffy 6 1 0 30 14 100.7 7.78 1.97 9.83 1.16 3.22 3.48 3.05 24.7 2.6
9Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.80 -4.0 -0.4
10Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.10 4.51 11.3 1.2
11Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.60 3.91 3.7 0.4
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.99 4.50 1.2 0.1
13Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.72 -1.1 -0.1
14Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
15Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 46 0 45.7 6.50 1.38 11.23 0.39 1.58 1.79 2.49 12.4 1.3
16Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.74 4.15 3.0 0.3
17Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.89 0.0 0.0
18Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.84 0.2 0.0

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