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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 09-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 90 63 .588 - 4.90 4.16 0.74 0.0 4
2 Detroit Tigers 83 70 .542 7.0 4.61 4.47 0.14 0.8 9
3 Kansas City Royals 77 77 .500 13.5 4.12 4.36 -0.24 10.3 21
4 Chicago White Sox 72 81 .471 18.0 4.19 4.49 -0.30 1.3 20
5 Minnesota Twins 55 99 .357 35.5 4.47 5.57 -1.10 -8.3 28



2016 Rankings

77 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 19th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.12 RS/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.24 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 3rd in division
10.3 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 5 4 .556 40 34 .256 .325 .404
Minnesota Twins 4 4 .500 33 36 .251 .317 .402
Chicago White Sox 4 5 .444 37 37 .260 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 4 5 .444 37 38 .263 .323 .412
Kansas City Royals 3 5 .375 30 36 .257 .306 .382

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Raul Mondesi
Raul Mondesi

-0.9 BWARP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

-0.4 BWARP
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

-0.2 BWARP

Top pitching performers by W

Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

12 W
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

11 W
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

11 W

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
1Raul Mondesi 137 14 1 3 1 11 5 44 7 1 .185 .229 .266 .186 -5.5 -0.9
2Alex Gordon 478 58 14 2 16 35 51 136 8 1 .218 .314 .376 .239 1.4 -0.4
3Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.4 -0.2
4Billy Burns 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 .269 .321 .269 .218 -0.4 -0.2
5Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 12.0 -0.1
6Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -8.4 -0.1
7Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
8Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.2 0.0
9Terrance Gore 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 .000 .000 .000 .026 -0.3 0.0
10Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .484 1.6 0.0
11Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Brian Flynn 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
15Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Hunter Dozier 12 3 1 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 .182 .250 .273 .247 0.1 0.0
20Paulo Orlando 451 46 20 4 5 40 12 98 12 2 .293 .320 .394 .251 6.9 0.0
21Daniel Nava 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .400 .500 .317 0.8 0.1
22Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.1 0.1
23Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .243 5.2 0.2
24Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
25Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .249 0.7 0.2
26Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
27Cheslor Cuthbert 482 46 28 1 10 43 30 91 2 0 .276 .320 .410 .249 5.1 0.4
28Eric Hosmer 645 78 24 1 23 97 55 124 5 3 .268 .330 .431 .260 7.0 0.4
29Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
30Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .280 5.3 0.5
31Whit Merrifield 300 40 19 2 2 25 15 68 7 3 .282 .317 .384 .250 4.5 0.5
32Salvador Perez 523 56 28 2 21 61 20 115 0 0 .249 .289 .442 .247 13.7 0.6
33Jarrod Dyson 315 40 11 7 1 23 25 36 28 7 .264 .328 .364 .239 4.0 0.9
34Kendrys Morales 587 60 21 0 29 89 47 117 0 0 .261 .327 .466 .270 10.4 1.0
35Alcides Escobar 652 57 24 6 7 52 27 91 17 4 .266 .299 .360 .233 9.6 1.2
36Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.0

Pitchers by W descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.74 0.00 27.0 0.0
2Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 30 30 176.0 8.90 3.73 6.65 1.18 4.35 4.69 0.00 4.9 0.0
3Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 31 31 183.0 8.07 3.00 8.66 1.52 3.64 4.57 0.00 23.8 0.0
4Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 32 32 181.7 10.21 3.37 6.59 1.09 5.25 4.44 0.00 12.7 0.0
5Dillon Gee 7 9 0 32 14 122.3 10.45 2.72 6.55 1.77 4.63 5.26 0.00 0.5 0.0
6Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 0.00 0.4 0.0
7Joakim Soria 4 8 1 66 0 63.3 9.38 3.84 9.09 1.28 4.12 4.31 0.00 1.3 0.0
8Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 0.00 -8.2 0.0
9Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 0.00 2.9 0.0
10Peter Moylan 2 0 0 46 0 42.3 8.93 3.40 6.80 0.85 3.61 4.10 0.00 1.2 0.0
11Kelvin Herrera 2 5 11 68 0 68.3 6.45 1.32 10.80 0.79 2.24 2.42 0.00 15.5 0.0
12Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 18 0 19.0 5.68 3.32 12.32 0.00 0.95 1.63 0.00 7.3 0.0
13Wade Davis 1 1 25 40 0 38.3 6.57 3.76 9.86 0.00 2.11 2.40 0.00 9.8 0.0
14Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 6 0 5.7 11.12 1.59 6.35 0.00 6.35 2.22 0.00 1.8 0.0
15Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 9 0 9.7 16.76 2.79 10.24 5.59 12.10 9.83 0.00 -4.7 0.0
16Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 0.00 1.1 0.0
17Brian Flynn 1 2 0 33 1 51.7 5.92 3.31 7.14 0.70 2.26 3.69 0.00 5.2 0.0
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 0.00 -0.4 0.0
19Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 0.00 1.1 0.0
20Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 0.00 0.6 0.0
21Scott Alexander 0 0 0 15 0 17.7 10.70 3.57 7.64 0.51 3.57 3.33 0.00 0.9 0.0

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