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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 07-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 40 .583 - 4.95 4.03 0.92 -1.1 3
2 Detroit Tigers 50 46 .521 6.0 4.68 4.73 -0.05 0.1 12
3 Kansas City Royals 48 48 .500 8.0 4.01 4.36 -0.35 4.1 21
4 Chicago White Sox 46 50 .479 10.0 4.08 4.36 -0.28 1.3 17
5 Minnesota Twins 37 60 .381 19.5 4.41 5.24 -0.83 -4.7 23



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
48 Losses is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.01 RS/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, tied for 2nd in division
-0.35 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.1 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 38 28 .576 296 253 .257 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 33 32 .508 278 273 .261 .315 .402
Detroit Tigers 32 33 .492 280 280 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 31 34 .477 274 285 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 30 36 .455 262 292 .260 .309 .383

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

-0.5 BWARP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

-0.2 BWARP
Dillon Gee
Dillon Gee

-0.1 BWARP

Top pitching performers by L

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

8 L
Chris Young
Chris Young

8 L
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

8 L

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Ascending
BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 425 33 14 3 1 24 15 56 14 4 .259 .285 .317 .219 -0.3 -0.5
2Alex Gordon 258 28 8 1 7 16 27 74 5 0 .203 .310 .342 .237 -0.4 -0.2
3Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
4Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
5Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
6Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
7Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
8Christian Colon 108 8 4 0 0 9 9 19 0 1 .253 .315 .293 .225 -2.6 -0.1
9Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
10Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
17Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
18Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
19Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
20Kendrys Morales 359 37 14 0 15 48 28 76 0 0 .250 .318 .432 .262 4.2 0.4
21Brett Eibner 74 11 6 0 3 10 6 19 0 0 .254 .315 .478 .290 3.8 0.5
22Paulo Orlando 246 19 10 3 1 20 5 51 5 1 .323 .347 .404 .275 8.4 0.5
23Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
24Whit Merrifield 217 30 15 1 2 17 10 49 5 1 .275 .309 .386 .254 5.1 0.6
25Drew Butera 69 11 9 0 2 9 6 13 0 0 .306 .368 .548 .317 6.6 0.7
26Jarrod Dyson 197 22 10 2 1 14 17 24 13 4 .254 .326 .353 .241 3.0 0.8
27Cheslor Cuthbert 251 28 13 0 9 33 13 53 1 0 .302 .336 .472 .280 9.6 1.2
28Eric Hosmer 399 49 19 1 13 54 32 79 4 1 .294 .351 .459 .288 14.9 1.2
29Salvador Perez 340 37 19 2 14 43 15 80 0 0 .272 .309 .475 .278 18.3 1.5
30Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.0

Pitchers by L descending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Descending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.72 5.21 1.3 0.1
2Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.85 5.74 -3.3 -0.4
3Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 20 20 118.3 9.05 3.35 6.92 0.91 4.72 4.13 4.43 11.7 1.3
4Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.37 4.15 14.2 1.5
5Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.87 4.14 3.7 0.4
6Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
7Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.85 5.22 -0.9 -0.1
8Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 44 0 43.7 6.18 1.44 11.13 0.41 1.65 1.87 2.48 11.9 1.3
9Luke Hochevar 2 2 0 39 0 36.3 7.43 2.23 9.66 1.24 3.72 3.76 3.38 6.3 0.7
10Brian Flynn 1 1 0 15 1 29.7 6.98 2.73 7.89 0.91 3.03 3.60 3.81 3.8 0.4
11Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.55 3.10 22.6 2.4
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.11 4.65 0.7 0.1
13Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.13 4.57 0.2 0.0
14Wade Davis 1 0 21 33 0 31.7 5.40 3.41 8.53 0.00 1.14 2.56 3.99 3.3 0.4
15Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.13 3.86 0.1 0.0
16Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.59 4.04 1.3 0.1
17Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 30 0 40.0 9.45 2.47 5.62 1.12 3.60 4.33 5.23 -1.3 -0.1
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.63 4.93 0.0 0.0

BP Articles

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BP Kansas City: Homers Are Back, Royals SufferDavid Lesky2016-07-16
Prospectus Feature: The Nightmare of Becoming a Fun Fact MachineAaron Gleeman2016-07-07
BP Wrigleyville: Understanding the Misunderstood Kris BryantMatthew Trueblood2016-07-03
Prospectus Feature: How To Fight CrimeHenry Druschel2016-06-27
Players Prefer Presentation: I Care About All-Star VotingMeg Rowley2016-06-23
What You Need to Know: How Could They Be So Bartless?Emma Baccellieri2016-06-22
The Call-Up: Cody ReedGeorge Bissell2016-06-20
The Call-Up: Cody ReedKourage Kundahl2016-06-20
What You Need to Know: Tough Guys ToughNicolas Stellini2016-06-08
Rubbing Mud: What'll It Take to Make the Royals Sellers? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-06


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