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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 07-19)
1 Cleveland Indians 48 45 .516 - 4.70 4.02 0.68 -9.3 6
2 Minnesota Twins 48 46 .511 0.5 4.55 5.20 -0.65 7.9 21
3 Kansas City Royals 46 47 .495 2.0 4.06 4.49 -0.43 5.4 18
4 Detroit Tigers 43 50 .462 5.0 4.84 4.97 -0.13 -2.9 14
5 Chicago White Sox 38 54 .413 9.5 4.45 4.93 -0.48 -2.4 25



2017 Rankings

46 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
47 Losses is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
.495 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
4.06 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.49 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.43 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
5.4 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: 07-20)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 41 28 .594 348 283 .267 .337 .439
Minnesota Twins 33 35 .485 310 320 .251 .319 .418
Kansas City Royals 32 37 .464 290 316 .256 .309 .401
Detroit Tigers 31 38 .449 291 326 .260 .324 .419
Chicago White Sox 30 40 .429 298 355 .252 .306 .399

Bottom offensive performers by OBP

Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

.000 OBP
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

.000 OBP
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

.000 OBP

Top pitching performers by IP

Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

109.0 IP
Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

106.7 IP
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

93.7 IP

Hitters by OBP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Ascending
OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Al Alburquerque 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Billy Burns 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .008 -0.9 -0.1
13Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 -0.3 -0.1
14Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.020 -0.4 -0.1
15Jason Hammel 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -0.6 -0.2
16Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.317 -0.4 -0.1
17Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .132 -5.6 -0.6
18Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .139 -4.3 -0.4
19Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.4 -0.4
20Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
21Jorge Soler 102 7 5 0 2 6 11 34 0 0 .154 .245 .275 .181 -7.0 -0.7
22Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .172 0.2 0.2
23Alcides Escobar 372 35 17 2 3 30 9 67 2 3 .232 .255 .316 .215 -0.5 0.3
24Drew Butera 79 8 2 1 2 7 3 13 0 0 .227 .256 .360 .232 2.6 0.1
25Brandon Moss 215 24 7 0 11 18 19 73 1 0 .200 .270 .405 .239 -3.1 -0.4
26Alex Gordon 323 28 11 1 5 27 28 68 1 2 .191 .283 .291 .220 -5.7 0.1
27Mike Moustakas 352 45 16 0 25 56 15 59 0 0 .269 .301 .542 .286 20.4 0.9
28Salvador Perez 335 38 18 1 18 58 11 64 0 0 .282 .308 .516 .278 18.5 1.4
29Jorge Bonifacio 285 35 12 1 11 28 26 73 1 0 .250 .323 .434 .262 6.2 -0.1
30Whit Merrifield 316 35 21 4 7 34 15 42 15 1 .289 .330 .460 .287 19.1 2.1
31Ramon Torres 54 8 3 0 0 2 4 9 1 0 .265 .333 .327 .238 -0.4 0.0
32Lorenzo Cain 380 50 15 2 11 31 37 67 15 0 .268 .342 .422 .276 19.8 3.0
33Eric Hosmer 391 52 20 1 13 44 33 63 3 0 .312 .368 .483 .302 19.6 2.4
34Ian Kennedy 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .358 1.0 -0.1
35Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .367 0.5 -0.1

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jason Vargas 12 4 0 18 18 109.0 8.59 2.39 6.77 1.07 3.06 4.00 3.90 20.1 2.0
2Jason Hammel 4 8 0 19 19 106.7 9.96 2.95 7.00 1.18 4.81 4.40 5.12 5.2 0.5
3Ian Kennedy 3 6 0 17 17 93.7 6.82 3.56 7.88 1.83 4.32 5.24 4.98 6.0 0.6
4Danny Duffy 5 6 0 14 14 89.7 8.53 2.71 7.13 0.70 3.51 3.57 4.22 13.4 1.3
5Mike Minor 5 2 0 37 0 45.7 6.70 2.36 9.66 0.59 2.36 2.66 2.66 12.7 1.3
6Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.42 3.47 10.5 1.1
7Joakim Soria 4 2 1 41 0 39.0 8.31 3.00 11.77 0.23 3.46 1.90 2.62 11.0 1.1
8Travis Wood 1 3 0 27 2 37.0 11.92 4.62 6.08 0.97 6.81 4.78 8.23 -12.3 -1.2
9Scott Alexander 1 3 0 25 0 36.0 6.75 4.25 7.50 0.25 2.25 3.21 2.90 9.0 0.9
10Kelvin Herrera 2 2 19 39 0 36.0 9.25 2.25 9.00 2.00 4.75 4.74 3.31 7.4 0.7
11Jake Junis 2 2 0 8 6 35.0 10.54 4.11 7.20 2.31 5.66 6.56 5.86 -1.2 -0.1
12Matt Strahm 2 5 0 24 3 34.7 7.79 5.71 9.61 1.56 5.45 5.38 4.20 4.2 0.4
13Peter Moylan 0 0 0 44 0 33.0 7.64 4.09 8.45 0.55 4.91 3.46 3.08 7.6 0.8
14Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.17 8.72 -11.6 -1.2
15Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 13 0 17.7 8.15 2.04 3.57 0.00 2.04 2.99 5.40 -0.5 0.0
16Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.00 6.30 -0.8 -0.1
17Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.93 6.40 -1.3 -0.1
18Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 9 0 9.0 10.00 2.00 6.00 0.00 4.00 2.43 7.82 -2.7 -0.3
19Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 9 0 8.0 6.75 4.50 7.88 0.00 4.50 2.85 3.82 1.2 0.1
20Luke Farrell 0 0 0 1 1 2.7 23.62 10.12 6.75 3.38 16.88 9.85 8.69 -0.9 -0.1
21Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 22.50 9.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 6.10 9.35 -0.9 -0.1

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