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2016 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G
Sorted Ascending
RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 08-25)
1 Kansas City Royals 66 61 .520 6.5 3.94 4.12 -0.18 7.5 18
1 Cleveland Indians 72 54 .571 - 4.91 4.24 0.67 -0.1 6
1 Chicago White Sox 61 65 .484 11.0 4.06 4.37 -0.31 4.1 21
1 Detroit Tigers 68 59 .535 4.5 4.69 4.52 0.17 0.1 9
1 Minnesota Twins 49 78 .386 23.5 4.52 5.40 -0.88 -6.0 25



2016 Rankings

66 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
61 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
.520 Win Pct is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.94 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.12 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.18 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
7.5 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 21 15 .583 162 139 .257 .325 .407
Chicago White Sox 18 18 .500 157 152 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 17 18 .486 151 152 .264 .324 .414
Minnesota Twins 17 18 .486 147 157 .253 .315 .405
Kansas City Royals 16 19 .457 138 156 .258 .306 .382

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.3 BWARP
Cheslor Cuthbert
Cheslor Cuthbert

1.3 BWARP
Paulo Orlando
Paulo Orlando

1.0 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.32 DRA
Matthew Strahm
Matthew Strahm

2.62 DRA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

3.18 DRA

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 408 50 18 1 8 52 25 82 10 5 .289 .333 .406 .261 13.0 2.3
2Cheslor Cuthbert 385 40 23 1 10 40 21 77 1 0 .294 .331 .446 .274 14.4 1.3
3Paulo Orlando 362 35 16 4 4 27 10 79 11 2 .314 .340 .419 .272 12.1 1.0
4Salvador Perez 439 45 25 2 17 55 15 100 0 0 .254 .287 .446 .260 16.0 0.9
5Alex Gordon 377 48 12 1 13 26 41 105 6 0 .226 .326 .388 .256 7.7 0.9
6Eric Hosmer 530 61 23 1 17 73 43 101 5 2 .273 .332 .431 .270 10.5 0.8
7Jarrod Dyson 234 27 10 4 1 17 21 31 18 7 .244 .319 .346 .237 2.7 0.8
8Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
9Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
10Drew Butera 95 12 9 0 3 12 6 23 0 0 .264 .312 .471 .273 4.7 0.6
11Alcides Escobar 551 46 18 4 3 37 22 69 14 4 .263 .292 .331 .229 6.0 0.5
12Kendrys Morales 471 43 18 0 20 58 40 97 0 0 .243 .314 .428 .262 4.0 0.4
13Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
14Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
15Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
16Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.8 0.1
17Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.3 0.1
18Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
27Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 24.7 0.0
28Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.0 -0.1
29Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
30Christian Colon 132 12 5 0 0 10 10 25 0 1 .242 .305 .283 .224 -2.7 -0.1
31Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 1.3 -0.2
32Billy Burns 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .094 -1.6 -0.2
33Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 10.9 -0.2
34Raul Mondesi 93 8 1 2 1 7 4 30 6 0 .193 .239 .289 .201 -2.4 -0.2

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 1 4 9 58 0 57.7 6.24 1.25 11.39 0.62 1.87 2.04 2.32 17.0 1.8
2Matthew Strahm 1 0 0 9 0 10.7 5.06 2.53 16.03 0.00 0.84 0.38 2.62 2.8 0.3
3Danny Duffy 11 1 0 35 19 138.7 7.20 1.88 9.54 0.97 2.66 3.17 3.18 32.9 3.5
4Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.01 3.48 6.2 0.7
5Joakim Soria 4 5 1 56 0 55.3 8.46 3.74 8.95 1.30 3.74 4.35 3.80 7.2 0.8
6Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.72 3.82 4.3 0.5
7Peter Moylan 2 0 0 31 0 31.3 8.33 3.73 7.76 0.57 3.45 3.64 3.85 3.9 0.4
8Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.60 3.88 0.2 0.0
9Ian Kennedy 8 9 0 25 25 148.3 7.52 2.79 8.80 1.70 3.58 4.75 3.93 23.7 2.5
10Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.56 3.96 1.5 0.2
11Brian Flynn 1 1 0 23 1 39.7 6.35 3.40 7.03 0.91 2.72 3.98 4.06 4.1 0.4
12Dillon Gee 5 7 0 26 11 99.0 10.64 2.73 7.27 1.73 4.55 5.01 4.62 6.3 0.7
13Edinson Volquez 10 10 0 27 27 156.7 9.77 3.22 6.55 1.03 4.88 4.33 4.67 12.1 1.3
14Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.17 4.74 0.1 0.0
15Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.64 4.82 8.7 0.9
16Chris Young 3 8 1 26 13 78.3 9.88 4.25 9.42 2.99 5.86 6.74 4.88 3.3 0.3
17Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.60 5.09 0.0 0.0
18Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 36 0 48.3 10.43 2.98 5.21 1.12 4.47 4.67 5.69 -3.8 -0.4
19Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.70 -0.9 -0.1