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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 09-24)
1 Cleveland Indians 90 64 .584 - 4.88 4.18 0.70 0.0 5
2 Detroit Tigers 83 71 .539 7.0 4.61 4.49 0.12 0.3 9
3 Kansas City Royals 78 77 .503 12.5 4.14 4.35 -0.21 10.7 21
4 Chicago White Sox 73 81 .474 17.0 4.21 4.47 -0.26 1.4 20
5 Minnesota Twins 56 99 .361 34.5 4.46 5.55 -1.09 -7.7 28



2016 Rankings

78 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
77 Losses is tied for 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.503 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.14 RS/G is tied for 24th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
4.35 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.21 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 3rd in division
10.7 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 5 3 .625 36 31 .256 .326 .404
Chicago White Sox 4 4 .500 36 34 .260 .315 .400
Detroit Tigers 4 4 .500 34 34 .263 .323 .413
Kansas City Royals 3 4 .429 26 32 .257 .306 .381
Minnesota Twins 3 4 .429 30 32 .250 .317 .403

Top offensive performers by VORP

Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

27.2 VORP
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

23.2 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

13.5 VORP

Top pitching performers by H9

Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

16.76 H9
Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

12.00 H9
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

11.10 H9

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 27.2 0.0
2Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.020 23.2 -0.2
3Salvador Perez 528 56 28 2 21 61 20 116 0 0 .249 .288 .440 .246 13.5 0.8
4Kendrys Morales 592 62 21 0 30 90 48 117 0 0 .263 .329 .472 .273 13.0 1.3
5Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 13.0 2.0
6Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 11.8 -0.1
7Alcides Escobar 656 57 24 6 7 53 27 91 17 4 .267 .299 .360 .234 9.9 1.2
8Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 7.9 0.1
9Paulo Orlando 456 47 21 4 5 42 12 98 12 2 .295 .321 .397 .252 7.5 0.2
10Eric Hosmer 650 79 24 1 24 100 55 127 5 3 .268 .329 .434 .261 7.4 0.4
11Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .280 5.3 0.5
12Cheslor Cuthbert 487 47 28 1 10 43 31 91 2 0 .276 .321 .408 .249 5.2 0.4
13Whit Merrifield 300 40 19 2 2 25 15 68 7 3 .282 .317 .384 .250 4.6 0.5
14Drew Butera 119 15 10 0 4 14 7 32 0 0 .264 .308 .464 .254 4.2 0.5
15Jarrod Dyson 315 40 11 7 1 23 25 36 28 7 .264 .328 .364 .239 4.1 0.9
16Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .233 2.4 0.3
17Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .484 1.4 0.0
18Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
19Alex Gordon 482 59 14 2 16 35 51 137 8 1 .218 .313 .374 .239 1.2 -0.4
20Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .249 0.7 0.2
21Daniel Nava 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .333 .400 .275 0.6 0.1
22Hunter Dozier 16 3 1 0 0 1 2 6 0 0 .214 .312 .286 .265 0.4 0.0
23Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 .000 .000 .000 .026 -0.3 0.0
24Billy Burns 28 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 .269 .321 .269 .218 -0.4 -0.2
25Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
26Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.1 0.1
27Raul Mondesi 140 14 1 3 1 11 5 45 7 1 .181 .224 .260 .182 -6.2 -1.0
28Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.007 -8.5 -0.1
29Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by H9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP
Sorted Descending
H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 9 0 9.7 16.76 2.79 10.24 5.59 12.10 9.84 0.00 -4.7 0.0
2Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 7 0 6.0 12.00 1.50 7.50 0.00 6.00 1.94 0.00 2.2 0.0
3Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 0.00 1.1 0.0
4Chris Young 3 9 1 33 13 87.0 10.76 4.34 9.41 2.90 6.31 6.69 0.00 -8.4 0.0
5Scott Alexander 0 0 0 15 0 17.7 10.70 3.57 7.64 0.51 3.57 3.34 0.00 0.9 0.0
6Dillon Gee 7 9 0 32 14 122.3 10.45 2.72 6.55 1.77 4.63 5.26 0.00 0.3 0.0
7Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 32 32 181.7 10.21 3.37 6.59 1.09 5.25 4.44 0.00 12.4 0.0
8Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 0.00 0.3 0.0
9Joakim Soria 4 8 1 67 0 64.3 9.37 3.78 9.09 1.26 4.06 4.26 0.00 1.7 0.0
10Yordano Ventura 11 11 0 31 31 180.0 9.20 3.75 6.80 1.15 4.40 4.63 0.00 7.6 0.0
11Peter Moylan 2 0 0 47 0 43.3 8.72 3.32 6.85 0.83 3.53 4.03 0.00 1.5 0.0
12Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 0.00 -0.4 0.0
13Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 31 31 183.0 8.07 3.00 8.66 1.52 3.64 4.57 0.00 23.6 0.0
14Danny Duffy 12 3 0 41 25 173.3 8.05 2.08 9.61 1.35 3.43 3.74 0.00 26.9 0.0
15Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 0.00 2.9 0.0
16Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 0.00 0.6 0.0
17Wade Davis 2 1 25 41 0 39.3 6.64 3.66 9.61 0.00 2.06 2.42 0.00 9.8 0.0
18Kelvin Herrera 2 5 12 69 0 69.3 6.36 1.30 10.64 0.78 2.21 2.43 0.00 15.4 0.0
19Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 19 0 19.7 5.95 4.12 12.36 0.00 1.37 1.89 0.00 7.2 0.0
20Brian Flynn 1 2 0 33 1 51.7 5.92 3.31 7.14 0.70 2.26 3.69 0.00 5.1 0.0
21Jason Vargas 0 0 0 2 2 7.0 5.14 2.57 6.43 1.29 3.86 4.40 0.00 1.1 0.0

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