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2017 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk Sorted Ascending
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 06-21)
1 Chicago White Sox 31 39 .443 7.0 4.61 4.61 0.00 -3.1 15
2 Detroit Tigers 32 39 .451 6.5 4.80 5.03 -0.23 -1.2 20
3 Kansas City Royals 35 36 .493 3.5 3.97 4.45 -0.48 4.7 21
4 Minnesota Twins 36 33 .522 1.5 4.71 5.29 -0.58 4.6 19
5 Cleveland Indians 38 32 .543 - 4.81 4.06 0.75 -5.0 6



2017 Rankings

35 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
36 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.493 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.45 RA/G is tied for 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.48 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.7 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 53 39 .576 459 384 .267 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 44 47 .484 419 431 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 45 48 .484 424 441 .251 .319 .419
Chicago White Sox 42 50 .457 400 439 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 41 50 .451 382 424 .256 .310 .401

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.8 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

1.4 BWARP
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

1.2 BWARP

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

2.59 DRA
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

2.66 DRA
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.73 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

BVORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 288 38 12 2 10 27 29 50 14 0 .285 .361 .465 .295 21.3 2.8
2Eric Hosmer 293 37 16 1 8 30 25 49 3 0 .305 .362 .462 .295 12.5 1.4
3Whit Merrifield 215 25 8 3 6 25 12 27 7 1 .288 .332 .449 .292 13.8 1.2
4Mike Moustakas 270 35 13 0 19 46 14 48 0 0 .277 .315 .553 .299 18.4 1.2
5Salvador Perez 253 29 13 0 14 38 9 45 0 0 .283 .313 .515 .281 14.2 1.0
6Drew Butera 64 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .242 .254 .387 .244 2.5 0.1
7Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .174 0.2 0.1
8Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .748 1.3 0.0
9Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Ramon Torres 16 4 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 .333 .375 .467 .282 0.1 0.0
19Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.3 -0.1
20Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.339 -0.5 -0.1
21Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
22Alex Gordon 251 22 9 0 3 13 25 51 1 2 .189 .296 .272 .217 -4.9 -0.1
23Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.027 -0.4 -0.1
24Jorge Bonifacio 196 26 7 0 10 25 14 53 0 0 .250 .306 .456 .264 5.1 -0.1
25Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.059 -0.7 -0.1
26Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
27Cheslor Cuthbert 88 4 4 0 1 10 2 23 0 0 .198 .216 .279 .189 -4.0 -0.4
28Brandon Moss 169 16 4 0 9 15 16 55 1 0 .184 .260 .388 .230 -3.9 -0.5
29Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .137 -4.4 -0.5
30Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
31Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .135 -5.5 -0.6
32Alcides Escobar 285 22 13 0 1 18 6 59 2 2 .199 .221 .258 .188 -9.0 -0.6

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
1Scott Alexander 0 1 0 16 0 25.0 6.12 2.52 7.20 0.36 1.44 2.85 2.59 7.2 0.7
2Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.34 2.66 1.1 0.1
3Mike Minor 3 1 0 29 0 35.0 6.43 2.83 8.74 0.26 2.06 2.55 2.73 9.5 1.0
4Joakim Soria 2 2 0 30 0 28.0 9.32 3.86 11.89 0.00 3.54 1.74 2.86 7.2 0.7
5Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.42 3.33 11.3 1.1
6Kelvin Herrera 1 2 16 30 0 29.0 9.62 1.55 9.00 2.17 4.66 4.75 3.38 5.8 0.6
7Peter Moylan 0 0 0 32 0 23.0 9.39 3.91 8.22 0.78 6.65 3.83 3.55 4.2 0.4
8Jason Vargas 10 3 0 14 14 87.3 8.14 2.06 7.01 0.62 2.27 3.19 3.71 18.1 1.8
9Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.73 3.98 4.4 0.4
10Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.50 4.45 8.6 0.9
11Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 5 0 8.3 6.48 2.16 3.24 0.00 3.24 3.09 4.65 0.5 0.0
12Jason Hammel 4 6 0 14 14 78.3 10.11 2.76 6.78 1.15 4.83 4.40 4.73 7.4 0.7
13Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 12 12 62.7 6.75 4.16 7.61 1.72 5.03 5.33 5.85 -1.9 -0.2
14Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 2.99 6.01 -0.5 0.0
15Jake Junis 2 1 0 6 4 22.7 11.12 4.37 7.54 2.38 5.56 6.71 6.03 -1.2 -0.1
16Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.92 7.13 -2.1 -0.2
17Travis Wood 1 2 0 24 0 27.7 10.73 5.86 6.83 0.98 6.51 4.94 7.98 -8.6 -0.9
18Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.16 8.81 -11.8 -1.2
19Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.09 10.19 -0.6 -0.1

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Buyer's Guide: Jorge SolerEric Roseberry2017-04-03


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