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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 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
3 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 SO

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

50 SO
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

42 SO
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

36 SO

Top pitching performers by VORP

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

7.4 VORP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

6.2 VORP
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

6.0 VORP

Hitters by SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

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

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 24 0 23.0 7.04 0.78 10.57 0.00 0.78 1.18 2.78 7.4 0.5
2Edinson Volquez 4 4 0 9 9 54.7 9.38 3.13 7.08 0.99 3.79 3.90 4.58 6.2 0.3
3Danny Duffy 0 0 0 18 2 25.3 7.82 2.49 10.30 0.36 2.13 2.18 2.96 6.0 0.6
4Ian Kennedy 4 3 0 9 9 53.3 7.43 3.04 8.94 1.35 3.38 4.26 3.37 4.4 1.1
5Wade 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
6Luke Hochevar 1 0 0 20 0 19.3 6.05 1.86 11.17 0.93 2.79 2.65 2.95 3.3 0.4
7Scott Alexander 0 0 0 5 0 8.0 9.00 1.12 10.12 0.00 2.25 1.13 3.35 2.1 0.1
8Dillon Gee 1 1 0 9 2 31.0 8.13 3.48 7.55 1.16 2.90 4.36 4.14 1.7 0.3
9Peter Moylan 1 0 0 4 0 5.3 11.81 1.69 8.44 0.00 1.69 1.70 3.50 1.6 0.1
10Chien-Ming Wang 2 0 0 13 0 15.7 10.34 4.60 6.89 0.00 2.87 3.01 4.85 1.4 0.0
11Brian Flynn 1 0 0 5 0 7.3 6.14 4.91 7.36 0.00 4.91 3.01 4.36 0.9 0.0
12Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.06 6.41 0.8 -0.4
13Joakim Soria 2 1 1 22 0 22.3 8.46 4.03 7.66 0.81 3.63 3.95 4.64 -0.5 0.0
14Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.51 5.71 -0.8 0.0
15Yordano Ventura 4 3 0 9 9 48.7 7.95 6.10 6.29 1.11 4.81 5.37 6.62 -2.3 -0.9
16Chris 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