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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 04-23)
1 Detroit Tigers 10 8 .556 - 4.67 5.44 -0.77 2.2 19
1 Cleveland Indians 10 8 .556 - 4.83 4.33 0.50 -1.1 5
3 Chicago White Sox 8 9 .471 1.5 3.24 3.59 -0.35 2.3 26
4 Minnesota Twins 8 10 .444 2.0 4.11 3.94 0.17 -1.2 17
5 Kansas City Royals 7 11 .389 3.0 2.56 3.33 -0.77 -0.2 28



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
11 Losses is tied for 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 5th in division
.389 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.56 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.33 RA/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-0.77 Diff/G is tied for 24th in MLB, tied for 12th in league, tied for 4th in division
-0.2 Pyth O/U is 18th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 82 62 .569 713 610 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 71 73 .493 667 674 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 70 74 .486 654 676 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 66 79 .455 621 687 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 64 80 .444 607 684 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by EQA

Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

.339 EQA
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.302 EQA
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

.295 EQA

Top pitching performers by IP

Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

27.3 IP
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

26.0 IP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

20.7 IP

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Whit Merrifield 17 1 0 1 1 2 2 2 1 0 .333 .412 .667 .339 1.3 0.1
2Lorenzo Cain 73 5 4 0 0 4 13 13 6 0 .333 .452 .400 .302 6.1 0.7
3Mike Moustakas 63 9 1 0 5 8 4 12 0 0 .288 .333 .559 .295 3.9 0.2
4Salvador Perez 65 6 1 0 5 8 2 13 0 0 .258 .277 .516 .263 2.6 0.1
5Brandon Moss 50 3 0 0 2 3 7 17 1 0 .143 .260 .286 .204 -3.1 -0.4
6Drew Butera 14 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .231 .231 .308 .185 -0.3 -0.1
7Eric Hosmer 71 3 1 0 1 5 6 10 0 0 .185 .254 .246 .180 -5.1 -0.4
8Cheslor Cuthbert 22 1 0 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 .150 .227 .300 .180 -1.3 -0.1
9Alcides Escobar 64 2 4 0 0 1 2 16 0 0 .197 .222 .262 .179 -2.8 -0.2
10Alex Gordon 75 5 3 0 0 4 4 14 0 1 .176 .253 .221 .178 -4.2 -0.3
11Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.8 -0.5
12Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.3 -0.4
13Christian Colon 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .125 .000 .084 -1.3 -0.1
14Jorge Bonifacio 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .019 -0.7 -0.1
15Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 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
1Danny Duffy 2 0 0 4 4 27.3 5.93 3.29 7.24 0.66 1.32 3.37 2.39 7.9 0.8
2Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.51 4.00 2.9 0.3
3Jason Vargas 3 0 0 3 3 20.7 6.10 0.87 10.02 0.00 0.44 0.89 1.97 7.0 0.7
4Nate Karns 0 1 0 4 3 17.0 9.00 4.76 7.41 2.65 6.35 6.76 9.92 -9.3 -1.0
5Jason Hammel 0 1 0 3 3 15.7 10.91 4.02 5.17 0.00 4.60 3.01 4.60 0.7 0.1
6Joakim Soria 1 0 0 8 0 9.0 5.00 6.00 11.00 0.00 0.00 2.38 2.34 2.3 0.2
7Mike Minor 0 1 0 7 0 8.3 6.48 3.24 6.48 0.00 4.32 2.46 2.41 2.1 0.2
8Peter Moylan 0 0 0 9 0 7.7 2.35 3.52 7.04 0.00 0.00 2.82 2.06 2.2 0.2
9Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 7 0 7.0 3.86 1.29 5.14 2.57 2.57 5.82 5.01 -0.3 0.0
10Scott Alexander 0 1 0 3 0 5.3 5.06 3.38 8.44 0.00 1.69 2.07 2.38 1.3 0.1
11Travis Wood 0 2 0 8 0 4.7 13.50 11.57 7.71 1.93 15.43 7.75 14.01 -4.9 -0.5
12Chris Young 0 0 0 4 0 4.7 15.43 3.86 5.79 0.00 3.86 2.82 11.84 -3.7 -0.4
13Matt Strahm 0 2 0 4 0 1.7 21.60 32.40 0.00 5.40 37.80 21.42 17.40 -2.4 -0.2
14Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.82 0.33 0.5 0.0

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