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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 09-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 91 66 .580 - 4.83 4.22 0.61 0.8 6
2 Detroit Tigers 84 73 .535 7.0 4.68 4.52 0.16 -1.1 8
3 Kansas City Royals 80 77 .510 11.0 4.18 4.38 -0.20 11.8 21
4 Chicago White Sox 76 81 .484 15.0 4.28 4.43 -0.15 1.6 16
5 Minnesota Twins 56 101 .357 35.0 4.45 5.53 -1.08 -8.8 28



2016 Rankings

80 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.510 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.18 RS/G is tied for 23rd in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 5th in division
4.38 RA/G is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.20 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
11.8 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: 09-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 2 3 .400 20 21 .260 .315 .399
Cleveland Indians 2 3 .400 19 20 .256 .325 .404
Detroit Tigers 2 3 .400 21 22 .264 .324 .413
Kansas City Royals 2 3 .400 21 22 .258 .306 .382
Minnesota Twins 2 3 .400 21 23 .251 .317 .402

Top offensive performers by SO

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

140 SO
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

128 SO
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

118 SO

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 SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 491 61 16 2 17 38 52 140 8 1 .221 .316 .386 .242 2.6 -0.3
2Eric Hosmer 655 79 24 1 24 101 56 128 5 3 .268 .330 .433 .260 7.1 0.5
3Salvador Perez 537 57 28 2 22 63 20 118 0 0 .247 .285 .440 .244 12.9 0.7
4Kendrys Morales 601 64 22 0 30 92 48 117 0 0 .266 .331 .473 .273 13.4 1.3
5Paulo Orlando 465 50 21 4 5 42 12 100 14 2 .298 .325 .399 .254 8.8 0.3
6Alcides Escobar 665 57 24 6 7 53 27 93 17 4 .265 .296 .356 .231 8.4 1.0
7Cheslor Cuthbert 495 48 28 1 11 45 31 92 2 0 .280 .324 .416 .252 6.8 0.5
8Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .257 12.8 2.0
9Whit Merrifield 310 43 21 3 2 26 16 69 8 3 .287 .323 .399 .254 6.5 0.8
10Raul Mondesi 146 16 1 3 2 13 6 47 9 1 .189 .236 .288 .193 -4.4 -0.8
11Jarrod Dyson 320 41 11 7 1 24 26 37 28 7 .265 .330 .364 .239 4.2 0.8
12Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
13Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.2 0.1
14Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
15Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
16Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
17Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
18Billy Burns 35 5 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .286 .250 .211 -0.8 -0.2
19Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0
20Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 9.6 -0.1
21Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
22Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.021 23.7 -0.2
23Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.8 0.1
24Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.2 0.0
25Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .276 0.6 0.1
26Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
27Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 -8.6 -0.1
28Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.4 0.0

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 3.32 38.7 4.0
2Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.63 4.52 17.1 1.8
3Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 32 32 188.0 8.09 3.06 8.66 1.53 3.69 4.59 4.55 17.2 1.8
4Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 4.92 9.4 1.0
5Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 6.15 -13.0 -1.3
6Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.56 -3.4 -0.4
7Joakim Soria 4 8 1 68 0 65.3 9.51 3.72 9.09 1.38 4.13 4.41 4.18 5.8 0.6
8Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.68 5.14 0.9 0.1
9Brooks Pounders 2 1 0 10 0 10.3 15.68 2.61 9.58 5.23 11.32 9.40 5.02 0.0 0.0
10Wade Davis 2 1 26 43 0 41.3 6.97 3.48 9.80 0.00 1.96 2.31 3.77 5.6 0.6
11Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 19 0 19.7 5.95 4.12 12.36 0.00 1.37 1.89 2.87 4.6 0.5
12Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 71 0 71.3 6.56 1.51 10.72 0.76 2.40 2.45 2.69 18.2 1.9
13Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.58 5.8 0.6
14Peter Moylan 2 0 0 49 0 44.3 8.53 3.25 6.90 0.81 3.45 3.97 3.91 5.3 0.5
15Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 8 0 7.0 10.29 1.29 7.71 0.00 5.14 1.82 4.41 0.4 0.0
16Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.87 -1.3 -0.1
17Brian Flynn 1 2 0 35 1 53.3 5.74 3.71 7.09 0.68 2.19 3.80 4.11 5.3 0.5
18Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.39 4.79 0.5 0.0
19Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 4.70 0.1 0.0
20Scott Alexander 0 0 0 16 0 18.0 11.50 3.50 7.50 0.50 3.50 3.33 3.78 2.4 0.2
21Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.92 0.2 0.0

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