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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 07-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 40 .583 - 4.95 4.03 0.92 -1.1 3
2 Detroit Tigers 50 46 .521 6.0 4.68 4.73 -0.05 0.1 12
3 Kansas City Royals 48 48 .500 8.0 4.01 4.36 -0.35 4.1 21
4 Chicago White Sox 46 50 .479 10.0 4.08 4.36 -0.28 1.3 17
5 Minnesota Twins 37 60 .381 19.5 4.41 5.24 -0.83 -4.7 23



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
48 Losses is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.01 RS/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, tied for 2nd in division
-0.35 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.1 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 38 28 .576 296 253 .257 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 33 32 .508 278 273 .261 .315 .402
Detroit Tigers 32 33 .492 280 280 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 31 34 .477 274 285 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 30 36 .455 262 292 .260 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by VORP

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

18.3 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

14.9 VORP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

10.2 VORP

Top pitching performers by W

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

8 W
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

6 W
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

6 W

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Salvador Perez 340 37 19 2 14 43 15 80 0 0 .272 .309 .475 .278 18.3 1.5
2Eric Hosmer 399 49 19 1 13 54 32 79 4 1 .294 .351 .459 .288 14.9 1.2
3Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.0
4Cheslor Cuthbert 251 28 13 0 9 33 13 53 1 0 .302 .336 .472 .280 9.6 1.2
5Paulo Orlando 246 19 10 3 1 20 5 51 5 1 .323 .347 .404 .275 8.4 0.5
6Drew Butera 69 11 9 0 2 9 6 13 0 0 .306 .368 .548 .317 6.6 0.7
7Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
8Whit Merrifield 217 30 15 1 2 17 10 49 5 1 .275 .309 .386 .254 5.1 0.6
9Kendrys Morales 359 37 14 0 15 48 28 76 0 0 .250 .318 .432 .262 4.2 0.4
10Brett Eibner 74 11 6 0 3 10 6 19 0 0 .254 .315 .478 .290 3.8 0.5
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
12Jarrod Dyson 197 22 10 2 1 14 17 24 13 4 .254 .326 .353 .241 3.0 0.8
13Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
14Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
15Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
16Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
17Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
18Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
19Alcides Escobar 425 33 14 3 1 24 15 56 14 4 .259 .285 .317 .219 -0.3 -0.5
20Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
21Alex Gordon 258 28 8 1 7 16 27 74 5 0 .203 .310 .342 .237 -0.4 -0.2
22Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
23Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
24Christian Colon 108 8 4 0 0 9 9 19 0 1 .253 .315 .293 .225 -2.6 -0.1
25Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 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
1Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 20 20 118.3 9.05 3.35 6.92 0.91 4.72 4.13 4.43 11.7 1.3
2Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.55 3.10 22.6 2.4
3Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.72 5.21 1.3 0.1
4Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.37 4.15 14.2 1.5
5Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 30 0 40.0 9.45 2.47 5.62 1.12 3.60 4.33 5.23 -1.3 -0.1
6Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.85 5.22 -0.9 -0.1
7Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.87 4.14 3.7 0.4
8Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.11 4.65 0.7 0.1
9Luke Hochevar 2 2 0 39 0 36.3 7.43 2.23 9.66 1.24 3.72 3.76 3.38 6.3 0.7
10Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.85 5.74 -3.3 -0.4
11Brian Flynn 1 1 0 15 1 29.7 6.98 2.73 7.89 0.91 3.03 3.60 3.81 3.8 0.4
12Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.13 4.57 0.2 0.0
13Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 44 0 43.7 6.18 1.44 11.13 0.41 1.65 1.87 2.48 11.9 1.3
14Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
15Wade Davis 1 0 21 33 0 31.7 5.40 3.41 8.53 0.00 1.14 2.56 3.99 3.3 0.4
16Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.59 4.04 1.3 0.1
17Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.13 3.86 0.1 0.0
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.63 4.93 0.0 0.0

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