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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 04-25)
1 Detroit Tigers 11 8 .579 - 5.42 5.63 -0.21 2.0 14
2 Cleveland Indians 10 9 .526 1.0 4.68 4.32 0.36 -1.6 6
2 Chicago White Sox 10 9 .526 1.0 4.05 3.53 0.52 1.3 18
4 Minnesota Twins 10 10 .500 1.5 4.25 3.70 0.55 -1.2 11
5 Kansas City Royals 7 13 .350 4.5 2.60 4.10 -1.50 0.7 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is tied for 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
13 Losses is tied for 28th in MLB, tied for 13th in league, 5th in division
.350 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.60 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.10 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-1.50 Diff/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
0.7 Pyth O/U is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 81 62 .566 708 606 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 71 72 .497 663 670 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 69 73 .486 646 667 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 65 78 .455 616 677 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 64 78 .451 601 675 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by B2

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

4 B2
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

4 B2
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

3 B2

Top pitching performers by SV

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

3 SV
Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

0 SV
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

0 SV

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 77 5 4 0 0 4 13 13 6 0 .312 .429 .375 .287 5.2 0.6
2Alcides Escobar 70 2 4 0 0 1 3 16 0 0 .182 .217 .242 .172 -3.6 -0.3
3Alex Gordon 81 5 3 0 0 4 5 16 0 1 .178 .259 .219 .180 -4.4 -0.3
4Mike Moustakas 70 10 2 0 6 10 4 13 0 0 .288 .329 .591 .301 4.6 0.3
5Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
6Eric Hosmer 79 3 1 0 1 5 6 11 0 0 .192 .253 .247 .179 -5.8 -0.5
7Salvador Perez 68 6 1 0 5 8 2 14 0 0 .246 .265 .492 .252 2.0 0.1
8Cheslor Cuthbert 27 1 0 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 .120 .185 .240 .140 -2.6 -0.3
9Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Jorge Bonifacio 10 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .500 .220 -0.2 0.0
11Whit Merrifield 25 2 0 1 1 2 2 3 1 0 .217 .280 .435 .259 0.5 0.0
12Christian Colon 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .125 .000 .084 -1.2 -0.1
13Brandon Moss 56 3 0 0 2 3 7 22 1 0 .125 .232 .250 .183 -4.6 -0.5
14Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.3 -0.4
15Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.8 -0.5

Pitchers by SV descending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Descending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.56 3.93 0.7 0.1
2Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.24 4.48 1.2 0.1
3Scott Alexander 0 1 0 4 0 7.7 4.70 2.35 5.87 1.17 2.35 3.99 2.49 1.9 0.2
4Matt Strahm 0 2 0 5 0 2.7 16.88 20.25 3.38 3.38 23.62 13.69 9.53 -1.4 -0.1
5Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.81 0.38 0.5 0.0
6Nate Karns 0 1 0 4 3 17.0 9.00 4.76 7.41 2.65 6.35 6.75 9.79 -8.9 -0.9
7Danny Duffy 2 0 0 4 4 27.3 5.93 3.29 7.24 0.66 1.32 3.36 2.20 8.7 0.9
8Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.50 5.16 -0.3 0.0
9Peter Moylan 0 0 0 11 0 8.7 8.31 3.12 7.27 0.00 5.19 2.58 2.31 2.3 0.2
10Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.87 15.46 -6.4 -0.7
11Joakim Soria 1 0 0 8 0 9.0 5.00 6.00 11.00 0.00 0.00 2.37 2.32 2.4 0.2
12Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.37 2.59 7.1 0.7
13Chris Young 0 0 0 5 0 5.7 14.29 3.18 6.35 1.59 4.76 4.75 11.23 -4.1 -0.4
14Mike Minor 0 1 0 8 0 9.3 7.71 2.89 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.06 2.44 2.4 0.2

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