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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 08-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 72 52 .581 - 4.98 4.19 0.79 -0.2 5
2 Detroit Tigers 66 59 .528 6.5 4.63 4.52 0.11 -0.1 10
3 Kansas City Royals 65 60 .520 7.5 3.97 4.14 -0.17 7.7 18
4 Chicago White Sox 60 64 .484 12.0 4.05 4.35 -0.30 4.0 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 76 .392 23.5 4.52 5.35 -0.83 -5.7 23



2016 Rankings

65 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
60 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
.520 Win Pct is tied for 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.14 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.17 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
7.7 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 22 16 .579 171 146 .257 .325 .407
Detroit Tigers 19 18 .514 160 159 .264 .324 .413
Chicago White Sox 19 19 .500 163 161 .261 .316 .402
Kansas City Royals 17 20 .459 147 165 .258 .306 .382
Minnesota Twins 17 20 .459 153 166 .252 .314 .406

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

0.0 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0.0 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

0.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by IP

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

151.7 IP
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

148.3 IP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

145.3 IP

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
1Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Brian Flynn 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
6Joakim Soria 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
8Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.4 -0.1
9Raul Mondesi 86 7 1 2 1 7 3 27 4 0 .195 .235 .299 .201 -2.9 -0.3
10Christian Colon 127 12 5 0 0 10 10 23 0 1 .243 .310 .287 .227 -2.3 -0.1
11Billy Burns 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .094 -1.6 -0.2
12Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 -1.3 -0.1
13Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
14Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
15Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 1.3 -0.2
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
18Alcides Escobar 543 44 16 4 2 35 22 69 14 4 .259 .289 .318 .223 2.5 0.3
19Jarrod Dyson 228 27 10 4 1 17 20 30 18 6 .245 .318 .350 .237 2.8 0.8
20Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.8 0.1
21Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
22Kendrys Morales 469 43 18 0 20 57 40 97 0 0 .244 .316 .429 .262 3.9 0.4
23Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
24Drew Butera 95 12 9 0 3 12 6 23 0 0 .264 .312 .471 .273 4.7 0.4
25Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
26Alex Gordon 369 47 12 1 13 26 40 104 6 0 .225 .325 .391 .256 7.4 0.8
27Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 11.0 -0.2
28Eric Hosmer 522 61 23 1 17 73 42 100 5 2 .275 .333 .435 .272 11.6 0.9
29Paulo Orlando 356 35 16 4 4 27 10 74 11 2 .317 .343 .423 .274 12.8 1.0
30Cheslor Cuthbert 379 39 21 1 10 40 20 77 1 0 .292 .328 .441 .271 13.0 1.2
31Lorenzo Cain 400 50 18 1 8 52 24 81 10 5 .295 .338 .414 .264 13.7 2.3
32Salvador Perez 431 45 24 2 17 54 15 97 0 0 .254 .288 .447 .261 15.9 1.0
33Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 24.8 0.0

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
1Edinson Volquez 9 10 0 26 26 151.7 9.91 3.26 6.65 1.07 5.04 4.35 4.42 16.0 1.7
2Ian Kennedy 8 9 0 25 25 148.3 7.52 2.79 8.80 1.70 3.58 4.75 4.02 22.2 2.4
3Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.64 4.93 7.1 0.8
4Danny Duffy 11 1 0 35 19 138.7 7.20 1.88 9.54 0.97 2.66 3.16 3.25 31.8 3.4
5Dillon Gee 5 6 0 25 10 93.7 10.76 2.88 7.40 1.83 4.52 5.18 4.60 6.2 0.7
6Chris Young 3 8 1 25 13 77.7 9.62 4.29 9.39 3.01 5.91 6.79 4.89 3.2 0.3
7Kelvin Herrera 1 4 8 57 0 56.7 6.35 1.27 11.28 0.64 1.91 2.09 2.37 16.4 1.8
8Joakim Soria 4 5 1 55 0 54.3 8.45 3.64 9.11 1.33 3.81 4.31 3.76 7.3 0.8
9Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 35 0 46.3 10.49 2.91 5.05 1.17 4.66 4.76 5.90 -4.7 -0.5
10Brian Flynn 1 1 0 23 1 39.7 6.35 3.40 7.03 0.91 2.72 3.98 4.10 4.0 0.4
11Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.01 3.43 6.4 0.7
12Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.71 3.93 3.9 0.4
13Peter Moylan 2 0 0 30 0 30.7 8.51 3.82 7.92 0.59 3.52 3.65 3.76 4.2 0.4
14Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.15 5.66 -0.8 -0.1
15Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.56 4.01 1.4 0.1
16Matthew Strahm 1 0 0 8 0 9.3 4.82 2.89 16.39 0.00 0.96 0.42 2.76 2.3 0.2
17Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.17 4.75 0.1 0.0
18Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.60 3.88 0.2 0.0
19Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.60 5.12 0.0 0.0