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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 08-26)
1 Cleveland Indians 73 54 .575 - 4.97 4.21 0.76 -0.3 5
2 Detroit Tigers 69 59 .539 4.5 4.69 4.50 0.19 0.1 9
3 Kansas City Royals 67 61 .523 6.5 3.96 4.11 -0.15 8.0 18
4 Chicago White Sox 61 66 .480 12.0 4.04 4.35 -0.31 3.4 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 79 .383 24.5 4.55 5.48 -0.93 -6.1 25



2016 Rankings

67 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
61 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
.523 Win Pct is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.96 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.11 RA/G is tied for 9th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.15 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
8 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 20 15 .571 158 135 .257 .325 .407
Chicago White Sox 18 17 .514 149 148 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 17 17 .500 150 147 .264 .324 .414
Minnesota Twins 16 18 .471 140 152 .253 .315 .405
Kansas City Royals 15 19 .441 133 152 .258 .306 .382

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

555 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

534 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

475 PA

Top pitching performers by L

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

10 L
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

9 L
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

9 L

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 555 46 19 4 3 37 23 69 14 4 .265 .295 .335 .231 7.0 0.6
2Eric Hosmer 534 62 23 1 18 76 43 102 5 2 .275 .333 .437 .272 11.4 0.9
3Kendrys Morales 475 44 18 0 20 58 40 97 0 0 .246 .316 .429 .262 4.2 0.4
4Salvador Perez 439 45 25 2 17 55 15 100 0 0 .254 .287 .446 .260 16.0 0.9
5Lorenzo Cain 412 52 18 1 9 53 27 82 11 5 .290 .337 .414 .265 14.5 2.4
6Cheslor Cuthbert 390 40 23 1 10 40 21 78 1 0 .290 .326 .440 .271 13.4 1.2
7Alex Gordon 381 49 12 1 14 28 41 106 6 0 .227 .325 .396 .257 8.4 0.9
8Paulo Orlando 362 35 16 4 4 27 10 79 11 2 .314 .340 .419 .272 12.1 1.0
9Jarrod Dyson 239 28 10 4 1 17 22 31 20 7 .239 .316 .340 .234 2.4 0.7
10Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
12Christian Colon 132 12 5 0 0 10 10 25 0 1 .242 .305 .283 .224 -2.7 -0.1
13Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
14Drew Butera 99 12 9 0 3 12 6 24 0 0 .264 .309 .462 .266 4.3 0.5
15Raul Mondesi 97 8 1 2 1 7 4 30 6 0 .184 .228 .276 .194 -3.2 -0.3
16Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
17Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
18Billy Burns 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .094 -1.6 -0.2
19Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 24.8 -0.1
20Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 1.4 -0.2
21Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.9 0.1
22Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.4 0.1
23Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 16.0 -0.2
24Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
25Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
26Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -7.5 -0.1
27Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Brian Flynn 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 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
1Edinson Volquez 10 10 0 27 27 156.7 9.77 3.22 6.55 1.03 4.88 4.33 5.11 4.5 0.5
2Ian Kennedy 9 9 0 26 26 153.7 7.79 2.81 8.96 1.64 3.57 4.64 3.94 24.5 2.6
3Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.65 4.80 9.2 1.0
4Chris Young 3 8 1 27 13 80.0 9.90 4.16 9.34 2.92 5.74 6.65 4.96 2.6 0.3
5Dillon Gee 5 7 0 26 11 99.0 10.64 2.73 7.27 1.73 4.55 5.02 5.15 0.6 0.1
6Joakim Soria 4 5 1 56 0 55.3 8.46 3.74 8.95 1.30 3.74 4.36 4.18 4.9 0.5
7Kelvin Herrera 1 4 10 59 0 58.7 6.44 1.23 11.20 0.61 1.84 2.07 2.52 16.1 1.7
8Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.52 -0.4 0.0
9Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.39 6.6 0.7
10Brian Flynn 1 1 0 24 1 40.7 6.20 3.32 7.30 0.89 2.66 3.87 4.17 3.8 0.4
11Danny Duffy 11 1 0 35 19 138.7 7.20 1.88 9.54 0.97 2.66 3.17 3.17 33.1 3.5
12Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.18 4.86 0.1 0.0
13Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.90 0.2 0.0
14Peter Moylan 2 0 0 32 0 31.3 8.90 3.73 7.76 0.57 3.73 3.65 4.05 3.2 0.3
15Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.72 4.17 3.0 0.3
16Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.57 3.96 1.5 0.2
17Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 36 0 48.3 10.43 2.98 5.21 1.12 4.47 4.68 5.56 -3.1 -0.3
18Matthew Strahm 1 0 0 9 0 10.7 5.06 2.53 16.03 0.00 0.84 0.39 2.64 2.8 0.3
19Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.61 5.09 0.0 0.0