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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 07-21)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 38 .596 - 5.02 4.01 1.01 -0.8 2
2 Detroit Tigers 49 46 .516 7.5 4.62 4.69 -0.07 0.4 12
3 Kansas City Royals 47 47 .500 9.0 4.02 4.37 -0.35 4.2 21
4 Chicago White Sox 46 49 .484 10.5 4.04 4.31 -0.27 1.9 17
5 Minnesota Twins 35 60 .368 21.5 4.37 5.24 -0.87 -5.1 24



2016 Rankings

47 Wins is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
47 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
4.02 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.37 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
-0.35 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.2 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 38 29 .567 300 256 .257 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 33 33 .500 281 278 .261 .315 .402
Detroit Tigers 33 33 .500 284 284 .263 .321 .408
Minnesota Twins 32 34 .485 277 289 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 30 37 .448 265 295 .260 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by B3

Paulo Orlando
Paulo Orlando

3 B3
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

3 B3
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

2 B3

Top pitching performers by L

Chris Young
Chris Young

8 L
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

8 L
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

8 L

Hitters by B3 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B
Sorted Descending
3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Paulo Orlando 239 18 10 3 1 20 5 50 5 1 .311 .336 .395 .268 6.5 0.4
2Alcides Escobar 416 31 14 3 1 23 14 55 12 4 .256 .282 .315 .215 -2.6 -0.8
3Salvador Perez 331 37 19 2 14 43 15 77 0 0 .277 .314 .486 .284 19.8 1.7
4Jarrod Dyson 194 22 10 2 1 14 17 22 13 4 .259 .332 .359 .245 3.6 0.9
5Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
6Eric Hosmer 390 49 19 1 13 51 32 77 4 1 .299 .356 .468 .293 16.4 1.4
7Whit Merrifield 214 30 15 1 2 16 10 47 5 1 .275 .308 .387 .254 5.1 0.7
8Christian Colon 104 7 4 0 0 9 9 17 0 1 .253 .317 .295 .229 -2.2 0.0
9Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Brett Eibner 70 11 6 0 3 10 5 19 0 0 .266 .319 .500 .286 3.3 0.4
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
13Cheslor Cuthbert 242 26 12 0 8 32 11 51 1 0 .298 .328 .456 .272 7.3 0.9
14Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
15Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
16Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
17Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
18Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
19Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
21Kendrys Morales 350 37 13 0 15 47 27 73 0 0 .253 .320 .437 .264 4.8 0.5
22Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
23Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Drew Butera 69 11 9 0 2 9 6 13 0 0 .306 .368 .548 .317 6.6 0.7
25Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 2.1
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Alex Gordon 250 27 8 0 7 16 25 72 4 0 .204 .308 .338 .235 -0.8 -0.1
29Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
30Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0

Pitchers by L descending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Descending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.85 5.74 -3.2 -0.3
2Ian Kennedy 6 8 0 19 19 109.3 7.90 2.96 9.38 2.14 4.28 5.38 4.15 14.5 1.6
3Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 20 20 118.3 9.05 3.35 6.92 0.91 4.72 4.13 4.43 12.0 1.3
4Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 18 18 101.3 9.06 3.64 6.66 1.15 4.97 4.66 5.21 1.5 0.2
5Joakim Soria 3 4 1 41 0 40.0 8.32 3.83 8.32 1.35 3.60 4.59 4.14 3.6 0.4
6Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.19 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
7Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.85 5.22 -0.8 -0.1
8Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 43 0 42.7 6.33 1.48 11.39 0.42 1.69 1.85 2.48 11.7 1.3
9Luke Hochevar 2 2 0 38 0 36.0 7.50 2.25 9.75 1.25 3.75 3.77 3.38 6.3 0.7
10Danny Duffy 5 1 0 28 12 88.0 7.77 1.84 10.33 1.23 3.27 3.43 3.10 21.2 2.3
11Brian Flynn 1 1 0 14 1 28.7 7.22 2.83 8.16 0.94 3.14 3.62 3.81 3.8 0.4
12Wade Davis 1 0 20 32 0 30.7 5.28 3.52 8.51 0.00 1.17 2.61 3.99 3.3 0.4
13Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.60 4.04 1.3 0.1
14Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.14 3.86 0.1 0.0
15Alec 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
16Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.14 4.57 0.2 0.0
17Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 29 0 39.0 9.46 2.54 5.54 1.15 3.69 4.42 5.23 -1.2 -0.1
18Peter Moylan 2 0 0 18 0 23.3 10.03 3.86 6.94 0.77 4.24 4.12 4.65 0.8 0.1

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
BP Kansas City: Homers Are Back, Royals SufferDavid Lesky2016-07-16
Prospectus Feature: The Nightmare of Becoming a Fun Fact MachineAaron Gleeman2016-07-07
BP Wrigleyville: Understanding the Misunderstood Kris BryantMatthew Trueblood2016-07-03
Prospectus Feature: How To Fight CrimeHenry Druschel2016-06-27
Players Prefer Presentation: I Care About All-Star VotingMeg Rowley2016-06-23
What You Need to Know: How Could They Be So Bartless?Emma Baccellieri2016-06-22
The Call-Up: Cody ReedGeorge Bissell2016-06-20
The Call-Up: Cody ReedKourage Kundahl2016-06-20
What You Need to Know: Tough Guys ToughNicolas Stellini2016-06-08
Rubbing Mud: What'll It Take to Make the Royals Sellers? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-06


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