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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 BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.3 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

0.9 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

0.7 BWARP

Top pitching performers by W

Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

6 W
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

4 W
Nate Karns
Nate Karns

2 W

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

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

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 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
2Danny 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
3Nate 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
4Joakim 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
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
7Seth 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
8Jason 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
9Matt 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
10Jake 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
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
12Peter 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
13Miguel 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
14Ian 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
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
16Chris 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
17Al 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

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 BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
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
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
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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