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2016 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk Sorted Descending
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 05-23)
1 Chicago White Sox 27 19 .587 - 4.15 3.50 0.65 -0.1 8
2 Cleveland Indians 23 20 .535 2.5 4.74 4.07 0.67 -0.3 7
2 Kansas City Royals 23 21 .523 3.0 3.68 3.84 -0.16 3.0 22
4 Detroit Tigers 22 22 .500 4.0 4.61 4.70 -0.09 -0.4 15
5 Minnesota Twins 11 33 .250 15.0 3.55 5.36 -1.81 -2.7 28



2016 Rankings

23 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, tied for 2nd in division
21 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
.523 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
3.68 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 4th in division
3.84 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
-0.16 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
3 Pyth O/U is 6th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 67 52 .563 526 460 .258 .324 .407
Chicago White Sox 60 56 .517 495 473 .258 .319 .402
Detroit Tigers 58 60 .492 509 514 .264 .324 .410
Minnesota Twins 57 61 .483 491 508 .250 .311 .403
Kansas City Royals 55 63 .466 466 504 .260 .309 .386

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.0 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

0.9 BWARP
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

0.6 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.69 DRA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

2.94 DRA
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

2.94 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 179 21 4 0 6 23 13 42 5 3 .280 .335 .415 .261 6.0 1.0
2Eric Hosmer 182 23 8 1 8 21 15 34 3 1 .307 .363 .512 .308 10.0 0.9
3Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.4 0.6
4Paulo Orlando 68 7 4 1 1 10 1 15 2 0 .400 .412 .538 .334 6.2 0.6
5Salvador Perez 160 17 10 2 6 22 7 35 0 0 .270 .300 .480 .274 8.7 0.5
6Jarrod Dyson 89 8 4 1 0 6 4 7 8 2 .247 .291 .321 .218 -1.0 0.3
7Omar Infante 133 13 9 0 0 9 7 22 0 0 .248 .282 .322 .239 2.3 0.3
8Alcides Escobar 201 17 6 2 0 12 8 27 10 2 .259 .291 .312 .221 0.9 0.2
9Drew Butera 17 2 3 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .250 .294 .438 .244 0.9 0.1
10Whit Merrifield 13 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .308 .308 .385 .246 0.2 0.0
11Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
12Reymond Fuentes 22 0 0 0 0 3 1 4 0 1 .238 .273 .238 .219 -0.9 0.0
13Alex Gordon 166 19 5 0 4 10 16 50 3 0 .211 .319 .331 .238 0.0 -0.1
14Cheslor Cuthbert 52 5 3 0 1 3 1 11 0 0 .255 .269 .373 .230 -1.9 -0.1
15Christian Colon 48 2 2 0 0 3 4 9 0 0 .250 .312 .295 .213 -1.7 -0.2
16Kendrys Morales 177 12 6 0 5 18 10 36 0 0 .191 .249 .321 .205 -8.0 -0.9

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

VORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 24 0 23.0 7.04 0.78 10.57 0.00 0.78 1.18 2.69 7.4 0.6
2Danny Duffy 0 0 0 18 2 25.3 7.82 2.49 10.30 0.36 2.13 2.18 2.94 6.0 0.6
3Luke Hochevar 1 0 0 20 0 19.3 6.05 1.86 11.17 0.93 2.79 2.65 2.94 3.3 0.4
4Ian Kennedy 4 3 0 9 9 53.3 7.43 3.04 8.94 1.35 3.38 4.26 3.40 4.4 1.1
5Scott Alexander 0 0 0 5 0 8.0 9.00 1.12 10.12 0.00 2.25 1.13 3.48 2.1 0.1
6Wade Davis 1 0 11 16 0 15.7 4.60 4.02 8.62 0.00 1.15 2.82 3.86 3.4 0.2
7Peter Moylan 1 0 0 4 0 5.3 11.81 1.69 8.44 0.00 1.69 1.70 4.04 1.6 0.0
8Dillon Gee 1 1 0 9 2 31.0 8.13 3.48 7.55 1.16 2.90 4.36 4.12 1.7 0.3
9Brian Flynn 1 0 0 5 0 7.3 6.14 4.91 7.36 0.00 4.91 3.01 4.35 0.9 0.0
10Edinson Volquez 4 4 0 9 9 54.7 9.38 3.13 7.08 0.99 3.79 3.90 4.52 6.2 0.3
11Joakim Soria 2 1 1 22 0 22.3 8.46 4.03 7.66 0.81 3.63 3.95 4.62 -0.5 0.0
12Chris Young 1 5 0 7 7 32.3 10.58 3.06 8.63 3.62 6.68 7.34 4.87 -6.0 0.1
13Chien-Ming Wang 2 0 0 13 0 15.7 10.34 4.60 6.89 0.00 2.87 3.01 5.05 1.4 -0.1
14Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.51 5.68 -0.8 0.0
15Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.06 6.36 0.8 -0.4
16Yordano Ventura 4 3 0 9 9 48.7 7.95 6.10 6.29 1.11 4.81 5.37 6.58 -2.3 -0.9