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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 05-27)
1 Chicago White Sox 27 22 .551 - 4.10 3.63 0.47 -0.8 8
2 Cleveland Indians 25 21 .543 0.5 4.74 4.04 0.70 -0.3 7
3 Kansas City Royals 25 22 .532 1.0 3.85 3.94 -0.09 3.2 20
4 Detroit Tigers 24 23 .511 2.0 4.57 4.62 -0.05 -0.2 15
5 Minnesota Twins 13 34 .277 13.0 3.70 5.32 -1.62 -2.7 28



2016 Rankings

25 Wins is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, tied for 2nd in division
22 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, tied for 2nd in division
.532 Win Pct is 13th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
3.85 RS/G is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 4th in division
3.94 RA/G is 9th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
-0.09 Diff/G is 19th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
3.2 Pyth O/U is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 65 51 .560 510 445 .257 .323 .405
Chicago White Sox 59 54 .522 485 461 .258 .319 .402
Detroit Tigers 57 58 .496 494 501 .264 .324 .410
Minnesota Twins 56 59 .487 481 495 .251 .311 .405
Kansas City Royals 54 61 .470 455 489 .260 .307 .381

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.1 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

0.9 BWARP
Paulo Orlando
Paulo Orlando

0.7 BWARP

Top pitching performers by VORP

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

8.0 VORP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

7.8 VORP
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

4.7 VORP

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 192 22 5 0 6 25 14 45 6 3 .284 .339 .415 .260 6.2 1.1
2Eric Hosmer 195 25 9 1 9 27 15 38 3 1 .307 .359 .520 .307 10.6 0.9
3Paulo Orlando 80 9 5 1 1 10 1 17 2 0 .390 .400 .519 .324 6.9 0.7
4Salvador Perez 172 19 11 2 7 25 8 37 0 0 .282 .314 .503 .285 10.7 0.7
5Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.4 0.6
6Jarrod Dyson 98 11 5 1 0 7 6 8 8 2 .264 .316 .345 .238 1.3 0.6
7Omar Infante 137 14 9 1 0 10 7 23 0 0 .248 .281 .336 .240 2.6 0.3
8Alcides Escobar 216 19 6 2 0 13 8 30 10 2 .270 .299 .319 .225 2.4 0.3
9Whit Merrifield 27 5 3 0 0 2 0 7 0 0 .370 .370 .481 .300 1.9 0.1
10Drew Butera 20 2 3 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 .211 .250 .368 .210 0.4 0.0
11Brett Eibner 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .328 0.4 0.0
12Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
13Reymond Fuentes 22 0 0 0 0 3 1 4 0 1 .238 .273 .238 .219 -0.9 0.0
14Alex Gordon 166 19 5 0 4 10 16 50 3 0 .211 .319 .331 .238 0.0 -0.1
15Cheslor Cuthbert 64 6 3 0 1 3 1 11 0 0 .254 .266 .349 .218 -2.5 -0.1
16Christian Colon 48 2 2 0 0 3 4 9 0 0 .250 .312 .295 .213 -1.7 -0.2
17Kendrys Morales 182 13 6 0 5 18 11 38 0 0 .187 .247 .313 .203 -8.7 -0.9

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 25 0 24.0 7.12 1.12 11.25 0.00 0.75 1.18 2.51 8.0 0.6
2Edinson Volquez 5 4 0 10 10 61.3 9.24 3.23 7.19 0.88 3.67 3.86 4.54 7.8 0.4
3Danny Duffy 0 0 0 19 3 30.7 7.92 2.05 9.98 0.88 3.23 2.89 2.97 4.7 0.7
4Wade Davis 1 0 13 18 0 17.7 5.09 4.58 9.68 0.00 1.02 2.77 3.64 4.5 0.2
5Ian Kennedy 4 3 0 9 9 53.3 7.43 3.04 8.94 1.35 3.38 4.31 3.47 4.4 1.0
6Luke Hochevar 1 0 0 22 0 20.3 5.75 1.77 11.07 0.89 2.66 2.61 2.87 3.6 0.5
7Scott Alexander 0 0 0 6 0 10.0 8.10 0.90 9.00 0.00 1.80 1.36 3.52 2.5 0.1
8Peter Moylan 2 0 0 6 0 7.3 11.05 2.45 8.59 0.00 2.45 2.37 4.16 1.9 0.1
9Chien-Ming Wang 2 0 0 14 0 16.7 9.72 4.32 7.02 0.00 2.70 2.94 4.84 1.5 0.0
10Brian Flynn 1 0 0 5 0 7.3 6.14 4.91 7.36 0.00 4.91 3.06 4.32 1.0 0.0
11Dillon Gee 1 2 0 10 3 35.0 9.77 3.34 8.23 1.80 3.86 5.11 4.24 0.7 0.3
12Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.11 6.26 0.7 -0.3
13Joakim Soria 2 1 1 23 0 23.3 8.10 3.86 7.71 0.77 3.47 3.87 4.43 -0.2 0.1
14Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.56 5.61 -0.7 0.0
15Yordano Ventura 4 3 0 9 9 48.7 7.95 6.10 6.29 1.11 4.81 5.42 6.53 -2.5 -0.8
16Chris Young 1 5 0 7 7 32.3 10.58 3.06 8.63 3.62 6.68 7.39 5.15 -5.9 0.0