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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 07-24)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 41 .577 - 4.93 4.04 0.89 -1.5 2
2 Detroit Tigers 50 48 .510 6.5 4.62 4.69 -0.07 -0.4 14
3 Kansas City Royals 48 49 .495 8.0 3.98 4.34 -0.36 3.9 21
4 Chicago White Sox 48 50 .490 8.5 4.06 4.32 -0.26 2.7 17
5 Minnesota Twins 37 61 .378 19.5 4.44 5.27 -0.83 -5.1 25



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is tied for 18th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
49 Losses is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.495 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
3.98 RS/G is tied for 25th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
4.34 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
-0.36 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
3.9 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: 07-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 37 28 .569 293 249 .257 .326 .405
Chicago White Sox 32 32 .500 274 269 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 32 32 .500 274 276 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 31 33 .484 268 281 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 29 36 .446 257 287 .260 .309 .382

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

429 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

403 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

363 PA

Top pitching performers by L

Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

8 L
Chris Young
Chris Young

8 L
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

8 L

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 429 33 14 3 1 24 16 57 14 4 .259 .287 .317 .220 0.1 -0.3
2Eric Hosmer 403 49 19 1 13 54 32 80 4 1 .291 .347 .454 .285 13.9 1.1
3Kendrys Morales 363 38 15 0 16 49 29 76 0 0 .257 .325 .450 .270 5.8 0.6
4Salvador Perez 341 37 19 2 14 43 15 80 0 0 .274 .311 .477 .279 18.8 1.6
5Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.0
6Alex Gordon 262 28 9 1 7 16 27 74 5 0 .204 .309 .345 .237 -0.2 -0.2
7Cheslor Cuthbert 255 28 13 0 9 33 13 53 1 0 .297 .331 .464 .276 8.8 1.1
8Paulo Orlando 250 19 10 3 1 20 5 52 5 1 .318 .341 .397 .270 7.4 0.4
9Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
10Jarrod Dyson 200 22 10 2 1 14 17 25 13 5 .250 .321 .347 .238 2.1 0.8
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
13Christian Colon 109 8 4 0 0 9 9 19 0 1 .250 .312 .290 .223 -2.9 -0.1
14Brett Eibner 74 11 6 0 3 10 6 19 0 0 .254 .315 .478 .290 3.6 0.4
15Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
18Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
19Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
20Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
21Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
22Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
23Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
24Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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
1Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.36 4.15 14.3 1.5
2Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.84 5.74 -3.3 -0.4
3Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.43 12.4 1.3
4Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.21 1.4 0.2
5Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.86 4.14 3.8 0.4
6Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.84 5.22 -0.9 -0.1
7Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
8Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.38 6.5 0.7
9Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 45 0 44.7 6.45 1.41 11.28 0.40 1.61 1.80 2.48 12.2 1.3
10Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.54 3.10 22.7 2.4
11Brian Flynn 1 1 0 15 1 29.7 6.98 2.73 7.89 0.91 3.03 3.59 3.81 3.9 0.4
12Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.57 0.2 0.0
13Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
14Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 30 0 40.0 9.45 2.47 5.62 1.12 3.60 4.32 5.23 -1.2 -0.1
15Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.11 4.65 0.8 0.1
16Wade Davis 1 0 21 34 0 32.7 5.51 3.31 8.54 0.00 1.10 2.51 3.99 3.5 0.4
17Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 3.86 0.1 0.0
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 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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