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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 05-28)
1 Minnesota Twins 26 20 .565 - 4.57 4.54 0.03 2.0 10
2 Cleveland Indians 25 23 .521 2.0 4.42 4.08 0.34 -2.9 8
3 Chicago White Sox 23 26 .469 4.5 4.59 4.04 0.55 -2.9 12
4 Detroit Tigers 23 27 .460 5.0 4.58 5.06 -0.48 1.5 21
5 Kansas City Royals 21 28 .429 6.5 3.37 4.39 -1.02 2.7 27



2017 Rankings

21 Wins is tied for 25th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
28 Losses is tied for 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.429 Win Pct is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.37 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.39 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
-1.02 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
2.7 Pyth O/U is tied for 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 65 49 .570 568 481 .267 .337 .436
Detroit Tigers 55 57 .491 517 525 .259 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 56 60 .483 528 551 .251 .319 .420
Kansas City Royals 52 61 .460 479 528 .256 .312 .398
Chicago White Sox 51 62 .451 483 536 .253 .308 .403

Top offensive performers by PA

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

204 PA
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

200 PA
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

198 PA

Top pitching performers by SO9

Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

13.50 SO9
Matt Strahm
Matt Strahm

11.15 SO9
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

11.12 SO9

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

BVORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 204 22 10 1 4 16 18 29 3 0 .303 .363 .432 .294 7.9 0.9
2Lorenzo Cain 200 17 9 1 2 10 23 35 12 0 .264 .355 .362 .267 9.1 1.3
3Alcides Escobar 198 13 10 0 0 10 5 39 0 0 .172 .201 .226 .175 -9.1 -0.6
4Mike Moustakas 186 23 7 0 13 26 8 33 0 0 .254 .290 .514 .278 8.6 0.4
5Salvador Perez 185 17 7 0 11 29 8 35 0 0 .267 .303 .500 .284 10.9 0.7
6Alex Gordon 174 10 5 0 0 8 17 35 1 2 .173 .287 .207 .198 -6.6 -0.3
7Whit Merrifield 129 14 1 1 5 10 8 19 5 1 .273 .328 .427 .285 6.6 0.6
8Brandon Moss 129 15 3 0 9 14 12 42 1 0 .190 .264 .448 .257 0.8 0.0
9Jorge Bonifacio 109 15 3 0 7 16 9 28 0 0 .273 .330 .515 .292 6.0 0.3
10Cheslor Cuthbert 63 1 2 0 1 4 2 15 0 0 .164 .190 .246 .171 -4.1 -0.4
11Jorge Soler 61 3 3 0 1 2 9 18 0 0 .154 .279 .269 .199 -3.1 -0.5
12Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.1 -0.5
13Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.1 -0.5
14Drew Butera 41 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .256 .275 .436 .271 2.6 0.1
15Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .127 -2.1 -0.1
16Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 2.18 2.57 1.1 0.1
2Matt Strahm 1 2 0 16 0 15.3 5.87 8.80 11.15 1.76 5.87 5.93 5.10 -0.2 0.0
3Joakim Soria 2 1 0 22 0 22.7 7.54 3.57 11.12 0.00 1.59 1.65 2.55 6.2 0.6
4Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.25 2.91 12.4 1.3
5Mike Minor 2 1 0 20 0 26.7 5.40 2.36 9.45 0.00 1.69 1.73 2.38 7.8 0.8
6Kelvin Herrera 1 1 11 21 0 21.0 9.43 1.71 9.43 2.14 3.86 4.50 3.27 4.0 0.4
7Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.28 4.88 0.3 0.0
8Jason Vargas 6 3 0 10 10 60.3 7.91 2.24 7.61 0.75 2.39 3.11 4.16 8.3 0.8
9Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 8 8 42.7 6.12 4.22 7.59 1.69 4.43 5.15 5.08 1.4 0.1
10Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.66 6.35 -5.0 -0.5
11Travis Wood 0 2 0 17 0 17.7 13.25 7.64 7.13 1.53 9.17 6.10 9.64 -9.1 -0.9
12Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.34 4.14 9.6 1.0
13Peter Moylan 0 0 0 23 0 17.0 10.59 4.24 6.88 1.06 8.47 4.52 4.98 0.0 0.0
14Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.02 9.57 -11.0 -1.1
15Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.56 3.60 2.2 0.2
16Seth Maness 1 0 0 5 0 6.0 13.50 1.50 4.50 3.00 4.50 6.76 6.79 -1.2 -0.1
17Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 5.93 0.99 0.4 0.0

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Let It Eat: The Worst Hitter From Each Team Who Could Start for the RoyalsBen Carsley2017-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessTrevor Strunk2017-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: Walking CainMatthew Trueblood2017-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFlu-Like Symptoms: Payrolls: It's All RelativeRob Mains2017-04-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Five to Watch: Leadoff SurprisesGreg Wellemeyer2017-04-03
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Buyer's Guide: Jorge SolerEric Roseberry2017-04-03


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