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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 06-26)
1 Cleveland Indians 40 35 .533 - 4.80 4.12 0.68 -5.8 6
2 Minnesota Twins 39 35 .527 0.5 4.58 5.14 -0.56 6.3 19
3 Kansas City Royals 37 37 .500 2.5 3.95 4.46 -0.51 5.9 23
4 Detroit Tigers 33 42 .440 7.0 4.76 5.05 -0.29 -2.1 20
5 Chicago White Sox 32 43 .427 8.0 4.56 4.63 -0.07 -3.7 18



2017 Rankings

37 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, 3rd in division
37 Losses is tied for 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.95 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.46 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.51 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.9 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: 06-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 50 37 .575 433 363 .268 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 43 44 .494 402 410 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 42 46 .477 399 416 .250 .318 .418
Chicago White Sox 40 47 .460 378 412 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 40 48 .455 370 411 .256 .310 .401

Bottom offensive performers by SO

Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

0 SO
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

0 SO
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

0 SO

Top pitching performers by W

Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

11 W
Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

4 W
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

4 W

Hitters by SO ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Ascending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .752 1.3 0.0
3Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.338 -0.5 -0.1
6Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
13Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.044 -0.7 -0.1
14Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.029 -0.3 -0.1
15Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .171 0.2 0.1
16Ramon Torres 23 4 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 .286 .348 .381 .254 0.0 -0.1
17Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
18Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.4 -0.1
19Drew Butera 67 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .231 .242 .369 .231 1.7 0.1
20Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.4 -0.5
21Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
22Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
23Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.4 -0.4
24Whit Merrifield 232 25 10 3 6 29 13 30 7 1 .283 .325 .443 .287 13.6 1.3
25Salvador Perez 269 31 15 0 15 43 10 47 0 0 .290 .321 .528 .289 17.1 1.2
26Mike Moustakas 282 35 13 0 19 46 14 50 0 0 .268 .305 .532 .285 15.3 0.8
27Eric Hosmer 309 40 17 1 9 32 26 51 3 0 .302 .359 .466 .296 13.3 1.4
28Alex Gordon 259 23 9 1 3 15 25 53 1 2 .191 .295 .280 .218 -5.0 0.0
29Lorenzo Cain 304 40 13 2 10 27 30 54 14 0 .280 .355 .454 .289 20.3 2.7
30Jorge Bonifacio 212 29 9 0 11 26 18 55 0 0 .250 .316 .469 .271 7.2 0.1
31Alcides Escobar 300 26 14 1 1 19 6 59 2 2 .210 .230 .276 .195 -7.0 -0.2
32Brandon Moss 176 17 4 0 9 15 17 59 1 0 .184 .261 .380 .228 -4.5 -0.5

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
1Jason Vargas 11 3 0 15 15 94.3 8.30 1.91 6.68 0.76 2.29 3.43 4.02 16.6 1.7
2Jason Hammel 4 6 0 15 15 83.3 10.04 2.92 7.02 1.19 4.75 4.46 5.02 5.4 0.5
3Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.63 7.4 0.7
4Joakim Soria 4 2 0 33 0 31.0 9.29 3.77 12.19 0.00 3.77 1.66 2.71 8.6 0.9
5Mike Minor 3 1 0 31 0 38.3 6.10 2.58 8.92 0.23 1.88 2.41 2.61 11.0 1.1
6Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.98 5.96 -1.3 -0.1
7Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.75 3.65 5.5 0.5
8Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.44 3.34 11.4 1.1
9Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.03 -2.0 -0.2
10Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.04 -0.5 0.0
11Kelvin Herrera 1 2 18 32 0 31.0 9.58 1.45 9.00 2.03 4.35 4.54 3.13 7.1 0.7
12Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.60 5.82 -1.6 -0.2
13Travis Wood 1 2 0 25 0 28.7 10.67 5.65 6.59 0.94 6.28 5.00 8.13 -9.3 -0.9
14Scott Alexander 0 2 0 18 0 26.0 6.92 3.12 6.92 0.35 2.42 3.12 2.69 7.3 0.7
15Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.37 2.70 1.1 0.1
16Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.00 3.12 7.77 -0.3 0.0
17Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.12 9.97 -0.5 -0.1
18Peter Moylan 0 0 0 34 0 23.7 9.51 4.56 8.75 0.76 6.85 3.92 3.31 5.0 0.5
19Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.78 -11.6 -1.2
20Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 6.75 2.89 3.86 0.00 2.89 3.22 4.90 0.3 0.0

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