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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 05-24)
1 Chicago White Sox 27 20 .574 - 4.11 3.55 0.56 -0.2 9
2 Cleveland Indians 24 20 .545 1.5 4.77 4.02 0.75 -0.3 7
3 Kansas City Royals 24 21 .533 2.0 3.76 3.84 -0.08 3.1 20
4 Detroit Tigers 23 22 .511 3.0 4.58 4.62 -0.04 0.0 15
5 Minnesota Twins 11 34 .244 15.0 3.56 5.40 -1.84 -2.8 28



2016 Rankings

24 Wins is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, tied for 2nd in division
21 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
.533 Win Pct is 13th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
3.76 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
-0.08 Diff/G is tied for 17th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 4th in division
3.1 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 65 52 .556 518 454 .258 .324 .407
Chicago White Sox 60 54 .526 488 464 .258 .319 .402
Detroit Tigers 57 59 .491 498 507 .264 .323 .410
Minnesota Twins 56 60 .483 484 499 .250 .311 .404
Kansas City Royals 54 62 .466 459 497 .260 .309 .386

Top offensive performers by VORP

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

9.9 VORP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

8.5 VORP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

7.7 VORP

Top pitching performers by L

Chris Young
Chris Young

5 L
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

4 L
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

3 L

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
1Salvador Perez 164 18 10 2 7 24 7 36 0 0 .276 .305 .500 .281 9.9 0.6
2Eric Hosmer 187 23 8 1 8 21 15 36 3 1 .298 .353 .497 .298 8.5 0.7
3Lorenzo Cain 184 21 5 0 6 25 13 43 6 3 .296 .348 .432 .270 7.7 1.2
4Paulo Orlando 72 8 5 1 1 10 1 15 2 0 .406 .417 .551 .349 7.7 0.8
5Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.4 0.6
6Omar Infante 133 13 9 0 0 9 7 22 0 0 .248 .282 .322 .239 2.3 0.3
7Whit Merrifield 18 3 3 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .286 1.2 0.1
8Drew Butera 17 2 3 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .250 .294 .438 .244 0.9 0.1
9Alcides Escobar 206 17 6 2 0 13 8 28 10 2 .258 .289 .309 .219 0.6 0.1
10Alex Gordon 166 19 5 0 4 10 16 50 3 0 .211 .319 .331 .238 0.0 -0.1
11Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
12Jarrod Dyson 93 10 4 1 0 6 5 8 8 2 .250 .300 .321 .222 -0.1 0.4
13Reymond Fuentes 22 0 0 0 0 3 1 4 0 1 .238 .273 .238 .219 -0.9 0.0
14Christian Colon 48 2 2 0 0 3 4 9 0 0 .250 .312 .295 .213 -1.7 -0.2
15Cheslor Cuthbert 56 6 3 0 1 3 1 11 0 0 .255 .268 .364 .222 -2.3 -0.2
16Kendrys Morales 182 13 6 0 5 18 11 38 0 0 .187 .247 .313 .203 -8.7 -0.9

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

VORP

PWARP
1Chris Young 1 5 0 7 7 32.3 10.58 3.06 8.63 3.62 6.68 7.34 4.64 -6.1 0.2
2Edinson Volquez 5 4 0 10 10 61.3 9.24 3.23 7.19 0.88 3.67 3.81 4.50 7.6 0.4
3Yordano Ventura 4 3 0 9 9 48.7 7.95 6.10 6.29 1.11 4.81 5.37 6.60 -2.5 -0.9
4Ian Kennedy 4 3 0 9 9 53.3 7.43 3.04 8.94 1.35 3.38 4.26 3.35 4.2 1.1
5Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.06 6.43 0.7 -0.4
6Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 24 0 23.0 7.04 0.78 10.57 0.00 0.78 1.18 2.72 7.3 0.6
7Dillon Gee 1 1 0 9 2 31.0 8.13 3.48 7.55 1.16 2.90 4.36 4.11 1.6 0.3
8Joakim Soria 2 1 1 23 0 23.3 8.10 3.86 7.71 0.77 3.47 3.82 4.52 -0.4 0.1
9Danny Duffy 0 0 0 18 2 25.3 7.82 2.49 10.30 0.36 2.13 2.18 2.94 5.9 0.6
10Scott Alexander 0 0 0 5 0 8.0 9.00 1.12 10.12 0.00 2.25 1.13 3.51 2.0 0.1
11Luke Hochevar 1 0 0 21 0 19.7 5.95 1.83 11.44 0.92 2.75 2.55 2.81 3.5 0.4
12Peter Moylan 1 0 0 4 0 5.3 11.81 1.69 8.44 0.00 1.69 1.70 4.06 1.6 0.0
13Wade Davis 1 0 12 17 0 16.7 4.86 4.86 9.18 0.00 1.08 2.95 3.88 3.8 0.2
14Chien-Ming Wang 2 0 0 13 0 15.7 10.34 4.60 6.89 0.00 2.87 3.01 5.10 1.3 -0.1
15Brian Flynn 1 0 0 5 0 7.3 6.14 4.91 7.36 0.00 4.91 3.01 4.35 0.9 0.0
16Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.51 5.68 -0.8 0.0