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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 08-30)
1 Cleveland Indians 75 56 .573 - 4.87 4.18 0.69 -0.7 5
2 Detroit Tigers 71 61 .538 4.5 4.65 4.48 0.17 0.1 9
3 Kansas City Royals 69 63 .523 6.5 4.03 4.15 -0.12 8.4 18
4 Chicago White Sox 63 68 .481 12.0 4.07 4.34 -0.27 2.9 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 83 .371 26.5 4.54 5.48 -0.94 -7.0 25



2016 Rankings

69 Wins is 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
63 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
.523 Win Pct is 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
4.03 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.15 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.12 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
8.4 Pyth O/U is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 18 13 .581 140 120 .257 .325 .407
Detroit Tigers 15 15 .500 130 129 .264 .324 .414
Chicago White Sox 15 16 .484 131 131 .261 .316 .403
Minnesota Twins 14 16 .467 124 134 .253 .315 .404
Kansas City Royals 13 17 .433 119 134 .258 .306 .382

Top offensive performers by OBP

Reymond Fuentes
Reymond Fuentes

.364 OBP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.336 OBP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

.335 OBP

Top pitching performers by SV

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

21 SV
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

11 SV
Chris Young
Chris Young

1 SV

Hitters by OBP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Descending
OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
2Lorenzo Cain 429 55 19 1 9 56 29 84 13 5 .287 .336 .409 .263 14.6 2.4
3Eric Hosmer 552 63 23 1 18 79 48 105 5 2 .272 .335 .430 .270 10.7 0.9
4Paulo Orlando 372 36 16 4 4 28 10 80 11 2 .307 .333 .409 .267 11.1 0.8
5Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.3 0.1
6Cheslor Cuthbert 403 42 24 1 10 42 21 83 1 0 .290 .326 .438 .269 13.4 1.2
7Alex Gordon 398 52 13 1 14 29 43 110 6 1 .225 .324 .390 .255 7.8 0.7
8Jarrod Dyson 248 30 10 5 1 18 22 31 22 7 .248 .321 .353 .239 4.1 1.0
9Kendrys Morales 493 48 19 0 21 61 40 100 0 0 .251 .318 .436 .267 6.9 0.7
10Drew Butera 100 12 9 0 3 12 6 25 0 0 .261 .306 .457 .264 4.1 0.6
11Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
12Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
13Alcides Escobar 571 48 20 4 4 42 24 75 14 4 .265 .296 .340 .233 8.2 0.8
14Christian Colon 140 12 5 0 0 10 10 27 0 1 .228 .295 .268 .216 -3.9 0.0
15Salvador Perez 456 49 25 2 20 58 17 101 0 0 .257 .292 .463 .265 18.8 1.2
16Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
17Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
18Raul Mondesi 109 11 1 3 1 10 4 34 7 0 .196 .243 .299 .210 -1.2 -0.2
19Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 22.6 -0.1
20Billy Burns 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .111 .111 .111 .086 -1.9 -0.2
21Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.8 -0.1
22Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
23Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 2.2 0.0
24Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 16.1 -0.2
25Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
26Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 1.8 -0.2
27Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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
1Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.73 3.98 3.7 0.4
2Kelvin Herrera 1 4 11 60 0 60.0 6.60 1.20 11.25 0.60 1.80 2.03 2.52 16.4 1.8
3Chris Young 3 8 1 28 13 80.0 10.01 4.28 9.34 2.92 5.96 6.72 4.99 2.3 0.2
4Joakim Soria 4 6 1 58 0 57.3 8.79 3.92 9.26 1.26 3.77 4.28 3.91 6.8 0.7
5Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.18 4.80 0.1 0.0
6Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.57 3.95 1.5 0.2
7Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 26 26 149.7 8.54 3.61 6.92 1.26 4.33 4.72 4.81 9.1 1.0
8Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.32 -2.1 -0.2
9Brian Flynn 1 1 0 26 1 43.3 6.02 3.12 7.27 0.83 2.49 3.73 4.07 4.5 0.5
10Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.61 5.04 0.0 0.0
11Dillon Gee 6 7 0 27 12 105.0 10.37 2.66 7.20 1.63 4.37 4.86 4.80 4.7 0.5
12Danny Duffy 11 2 0 36 20 143.7 7.52 1.94 9.33 1.13 3.01 3.46 3.37 31.0 3.3
13Ian Kennedy 9 9 0 26 26 153.7 7.79 2.81 8.96 1.64 3.57 4.64 4.10 21.5 2.3
14Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.62 -0.7 -0.1
15Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 4.07 3.7 0.4
16Peter Moylan 2 0 0 35 0 33.7 9.09 3.74 7.49 0.53 3.48 3.65 4.09 3.3 0.4
17Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.85 0.2 0.0
18Edinson Volquez 10 10 0 28 28 160.0 10.07 3.26 6.69 1.07 5.01 4.37 5.59 -4.0 -0.4
19Matthew Strahm 2 0 0 11 0 14.7 3.68 2.45 12.27 0.00 0.61 1.20 2.85 3.5 0.4

BP Articles

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Prospectus Q&A: Rusty KuntzTim Britton2016-08-29
BP Kansas City: Making the Most of a Non-Playoff RunDavid Lesky2016-08-07
What You Need to Know: Soft-Tossin' SalazarDaniel Rathman2016-08-02
Transaction Analysis: Royals, A's Outfield Challenge TradeDustin Palmateer2016-07-31
BP Kansas City: The Latest Struggles of an Evergreen Future Superstar Hunter Samuels2016-07-30
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Players Prefer Presentation: 12 Minutes Of The Slowest BaseballMeg Rowley2016-07-30
Outta Left Field: Stealing Home Has Never Been Easier...Dustin Palmateer2016-07-27
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