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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 06-28)
1 Cleveland Indians 46 30 .605 - 4.92 3.76 1.16 -1.1 2
2 Kansas City Royals 40 36 .526 6.0 4.09 4.29 -0.20 3.4 19
3 Detroit Tigers 38 38 .500 8.0 4.72 4.87 -0.15 -0.9 16
4 Chicago White Sox 38 39 .494 8.5 4.10 4.27 -0.17 1.8 14
5 Minnesota Twins 25 51 .329 21.0 4.03 5.45 -1.42 -3.5 27



2016 Rankings

40 Wins is tied for 12th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
36 Losses is tied for 10th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.526 Win Pct is tied for 11th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
4.09 RS/G is tied for 23rd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 4th in division
4.29 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
-0.20 Diff/G is 19th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
3.4 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 48 38 .558 380 329 .258 .323 .407
Chicago White Sox 44 41 .518 366 355 .260 .316 .404
Detroit Tigers 42 44 .488 368 373 .263 .321 .411
Minnesota Twins 41 45 .477 359 378 .253 .316 .404
Kansas City Royals 40 46 .465 341 371 .261 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by CS

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4 CS
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

4 CS
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

3 CS

Top pitching performers by HR9

Chris Young
Chris Young

3.52 HR9
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

1.93 HR9
Dillon Gee
Dillon Gee

1.84 HR9

Hitters by CS descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB
Sorted Descending
CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.3 2.0
2Alcides Escobar 347 27 11 2 1 19 10 48 10 4 .260 .282 .315 .216 -1.9 -0.4
3Jarrod Dyson 142 16 5 1 0 8 12 16 12 3 .252 .326 .309 .226 -0.3 0.6
4Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.7 0.2
5Whit Merrifield 155 22 10 1 2 13 5 32 4 1 .307 .329 .427 .266 5.3 0.7
6Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
7Eric Hosmer 319 43 17 1 12 48 27 63 4 1 .311 .370 .502 .308 17.8 1.4
8Paulo Orlando 188 16 9 3 1 16 5 38 5 1 .343 .369 .444 .301 11.5 1.2
9Christian Colon 71 4 2 0 0 4 6 13 0 1 .277 .338 .308 .241 -1.0 0.0
10Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
11Cheslor Cuthbert 174 18 6 0 7 20 8 38 1 0 .273 .306 .436 .258 1.7 0.4
12Brett Eibner 41 6 5 0 1 7 3 11 0 0 .297 .350 .514 .301 2.5 0.3
13Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Salvador Perez 261 29 15 2 12 37 11 60 0 0 .297 .330 .520 .301 18.8 1.7
15Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Dillon Gee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Kendrys Morales 282 29 11 0 10 37 22 55 0 0 .247 .312 .408 .255 0.7 0.1
18Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Drew Butera 58 9 7 0 2 8 5 10 0 0 .308 .368 .558 .318 5.6 0.7
20Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Alex Gordon 180 21 6 0 5 11 16 54 3 0 .212 .311 .346 .239 -0.2 -0.2
22Ian Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 -0.1
23Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
24Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .121 0.0 0.0
25Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 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
1Chris Young 2 7 0 13 11 53.7 10.23 3.86 9.22 3.52 6.54 7.45 5.86 -3.3 -0.4
2Ian Kennedy 6 6 0 15 15 88.7 7.71 2.94 8.63 1.93 3.96 5.21 3.97 13.4 1.4
3Dillon Gee 2 2 0 15 4 49.0 10.84 3.31 7.71 1.84 4.04 5.29 5.15 -0.3 0.0
4Danny Duffy 3 1 0 25 9 66.7 7.56 2.16 10.66 1.49 3.24 3.75 2.67 18.9 2.0
5Luke Hochevar 1 1 0 31 0 29.7 6.37 1.82 10.31 1.21 3.03 3.50 2.93 6.6 0.7
6Chien-Ming Wang 4 0 0 23 0 30.0 9.60 3.00 5.70 1.20 3.90 4.59 5.17 -0.7 -0.1
7Yordano Ventura 6 5 0 15 15 84.7 8.93 4.15 6.70 1.17 5.00 4.85 5.35 -0.2 0.0
8Edinson Volquez 7 7 0 16 16 92.7 9.62 3.50 7.09 0.97 5.15 4.21 5.32 0.1 0.0
9Joakim Soria 3 3 1 35 0 36.0 7.50 3.50 8.00 0.75 3.00 3.68 4.19 3.0 0.3
10Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.84 -1.4 -0.1
11Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.59 4.38 0.8 0.1
12Brian Flynn 1 0 0 8 0 16.0 5.06 3.94 7.88 0.56 2.81 3.50 3.98 1.7 0.2
13Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 37 0 36.7 6.38 1.47 11.29 0.49 1.47 1.98 2.48 10.1 1.1
14Peter Moylan 2 0 0 13 0 18.7 10.12 2.89 8.20 0.48 3.38 3.12 4.58 0.8 0.1
15Wade Davis 1 0 18 28 0 27.3 4.94 3.62 8.56 0.00 0.99 2.65 3.80 3.5 0.4
16Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 4.20 0.1 0.0
17Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 5.62 0.0 0.0

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