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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 06-22)
1 Cleveland Indians 39 32 .549 - 4.83 4.04 0.79 -4.7 6
2 Minnesota Twins 36 34 .514 2.5 4.64 5.34 -0.70 5.2 20
3 Kansas City Royals 35 36 .493 4.0 3.97 4.45 -0.48 4.7 21
4 Chicago White Sox 32 39 .451 7.0 4.68 4.55 0.13 -3.7 13
5 Detroit Tigers 32 40 .444 7.5 4.82 5.08 -0.26 -1.7 19



2017 Rankings

35 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, 3rd in division
36 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.493 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.45 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.48 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.7 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: 06-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 53 38 .582 456 380 .268 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 44 46 .489 415 427 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 44 48 .478 418 437 .251 .319 .419
Chicago White Sox 42 49 .462 397 432 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 41 50 .451 382 424 .256 .310 .401

Bottom offensive performers by B3

Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

0 B3
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

0 B3
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

0 B3

Top pitching performers by SO9

Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

13.50 SO9
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

11.79 SO9
Nate Karns
Nate Karns

10.12 SO9

Hitters by B3 ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B
Sorted Ascending
3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.059 -0.7 -0.1
2Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.3 -0.1
4Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
5Ramon Torres 19 4 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 .294 .368 .412 .265 -0.1 -0.1
6Jorge Bonifacio 200 27 7 0 10 25 15 54 0 0 .246 .305 .448 .261 4.6 -0.2
7Cheslor Cuthbert 91 4 4 0 1 10 2 24 0 0 .202 .220 .281 .191 -4.0 -0.4
8Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
10Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.027 -0.4 -0.1
12Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
13Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
15Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Mike Moustakas 274 35 13 0 19 46 14 49 0 0 .276 .314 .549 .295 17.5 1.1
17Salvador Perez 257 30 13 0 15 42 10 45 0 0 .292 .324 .533 .291 17.1 1.2
18Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Brandon Moss 169 16 4 0 9 15 16 55 1 0 .184 .260 .388 .230 -4.0 -0.5
20Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .174 0.2 0.1
21Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Alcides Escobar 289 23 14 0 1 18 6 59 2 2 .200 .221 .262 .188 -8.8 -0.6
23Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.337 -0.5 -0.1
24Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Alex Gordon 252 22 9 0 3 13 25 51 1 2 .188 .295 .271 .216 -5.1 -0.1
26Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .137 -4.4 -0.5
27Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .748 1.3 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Drew Butera 64 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .242 .254 .387 .243 2.5 0.1
30Eric Hosmer 297 39 17 1 8 30 26 50 3 0 .305 .364 .465 .297 13.1 1.4
31Lorenzo Cain 292 39 12 2 10 27 30 51 14 0 .282 .360 .459 .293 20.9 2.9
32Whit Merrifield 219 25 8 3 6 26 12 27 7 1 .289 .330 .448 .291 13.8 1.3

Pitchers by SO9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9
Sorted Descending
SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.35 2.69 1.1 0.1
2Joakim Soria 3 2 0 31 0 29.0 9.00 3.72 11.79 0.00 3.41 1.72 2.81 7.6 0.8
3Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.42 3.42 10.9 1.1
4Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.73 3.73 5.2 0.5
5Kelvin Herrera 1 2 17 31 0 30.0 9.60 1.50 9.00 2.10 4.50 4.63 3.20 6.6 0.7
6Mike Minor 3 1 0 30 0 37.3 6.27 2.65 8.92 0.24 1.93 2.43 2.57 10.8 1.1
7Peter Moylan 0 0 0 32 0 23.0 9.39 3.91 8.22 0.78 6.65 3.84 3.61 4.0 0.4
8Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.58 5.59 -0.1 0.0
9Jake Junis 2 1 0 6 4 22.7 11.12 4.37 7.54 2.38 5.56 6.72 6.09 -1.4 -0.1
10Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.00 6.22 -0.7 -0.1
11Scott Alexander 0 1 0 16 0 25.0 6.12 2.52 7.20 0.36 1.44 2.86 2.52 7.4 0.7
12Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.51 4.54 7.9 0.8
13Jason Vargas 10 3 0 14 14 87.3 8.14 2.06 7.01 0.62 2.27 3.19 3.85 16.9 1.7
14Travis Wood 1 2 0 24 0 27.7 10.73 5.86 6.83 0.98 6.51 4.94 7.96 -8.6 -0.9
15Jason Hammel 4 6 0 14 14 78.3 10.11 2.76 6.78 1.15 4.83 4.40 4.83 6.5 0.7
16Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.17 8.82 -11.8 -1.2
17Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.93 7.65 -2.7 -0.3
18Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 5 0 8.3 6.48 2.16 3.24 0.00 3.24 3.10 5.02 0.1 0.0
19Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.10 10.51 -0.6 -0.1

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