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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 08-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 72 52 .581 - 4.98 4.19 0.79 -0.2 5
2 Detroit Tigers 66 59 .528 6.5 4.63 4.52 0.11 -0.1 10
3 Kansas City Royals 65 60 .520 7.5 3.97 4.14 -0.17 7.7 18
4 Chicago White Sox 60 64 .484 12.0 4.05 4.35 -0.30 4.0 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 76 .392 23.5 4.52 5.35 -0.83 -5.7 23



2016 Rankings

65 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
60 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
.520 Win Pct is tied for 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.14 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.17 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
7.7 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: 08-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 21 16 .568 167 142 .257 .325 .407
Chicago White Sox 19 18 .514 160 156 .260 .316 .401
Detroit Tigers 18 18 .500 155 156 .264 .324 .413
Minnesota Twins 17 19 .472 149 162 .252 .314 .406
Kansas City Royals 16 20 .444 143 160 .258 .306 .382

Top offensive performers by VORP

Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

24.8 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

15.9 VORP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

13.7 VORP

Top pitching performers by L

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

10 L
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

9 L
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

9 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
1Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 24.8 0.0
2Salvador Perez 431 45 24 2 17 54 15 97 0 0 .254 .288 .447 .261 15.9 1.0
3Lorenzo Cain 400 50 18 1 8 52 24 81 10 5 .295 .338 .414 .264 13.7 2.3
4Cheslor Cuthbert 379 39 21 1 10 40 20 77 1 0 .292 .328 .441 .271 13.0 1.2
5Paulo Orlando 356 35 16 4 4 27 10 74 11 2 .317 .343 .423 .274 12.8 1.0
6Eric Hosmer 522 61 23 1 17 73 42 100 5 2 .275 .333 .435 .272 11.6 0.9
7Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 11.0 -0.2
8Alex Gordon 369 47 12 1 13 26 40 104 6 0 .225 .325 .391 .256 7.4 0.8
9Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
10Drew Butera 95 12 9 0 3 12 6 23 0 0 .264 .312 .471 .273 4.7 0.4
11Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
12Kendrys Morales 469 43 18 0 20 57 40 97 0 0 .244 .316 .429 .262 3.9 0.4
13Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
14Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.8 0.1
15Jarrod Dyson 228 27 10 4 1 17 20 30 18 6 .245 .318 .350 .237 2.8 0.8
16Alcides Escobar 543 44 16 4 2 35 22 69 14 4 .259 .289 .318 .223 2.5 0.3
17Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
18Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
19Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 1.3 -0.2
20Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
21Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
22Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 -1.3 -0.1
23Billy Burns 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .094 -1.6 -0.2
24Christian Colon 127 12 5 0 0 10 10 23 0 1 .243 .310 .287 .227 -2.3 -0.1
25Raul Mondesi 86 7 1 2 1 7 3 27 4 0 .195 .235 .299 .201 -2.9 -0.3
26Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.4 -0.1
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
29Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Matthew 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 9 10 0 26 26 151.7 9.91 3.26 6.65 1.07 5.04 4.35 4.42 16.0 1.7
2Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.64 4.93 7.1 0.8
3Ian Kennedy 8 9 0 25 25 148.3 7.52 2.79 8.80 1.70 3.58 4.75 4.02 22.2 2.4
4Chris Young 3 8 1 25 13 77.7 9.62 4.29 9.39 3.01 5.91 6.79 4.89 3.2 0.3
5Dillon Gee 5 6 0 25 10 93.7 10.76 2.88 7.40 1.83 4.52 5.18 4.60 6.2 0.7
6Joakim Soria 4 5 1 55 0 54.3 8.45 3.64 9.11 1.33 3.81 4.31 3.76 7.3 0.8
7Kelvin Herrera 1 4 8 57 0 56.7 6.35 1.27 11.28 0.64 1.91 2.09 2.37 16.4 1.8
8Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.15 5.66 -0.8 -0.1
9Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.01 3.43 6.4 0.7
10Danny Duffy 11 1 0 35 19 138.7 7.20 1.88 9.54 0.97 2.66 3.16 3.25 31.8 3.4
11Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.17 4.75 0.1 0.0
12Brian Flynn 1 1 0 23 1 39.7 6.35 3.40 7.03 0.91 2.72 3.98 4.10 4.0 0.4
13Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.71 3.93 3.9 0.4
14Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.60 3.88 0.2 0.0
15Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.56 4.01 1.4 0.1
16Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 35 0 46.3 10.49 2.91 5.05 1.17 4.66 4.76 5.90 -4.7 -0.5
17Matthew Strahm 1 0 0 8 0 9.3 4.82 2.89 16.39 0.00 0.96 0.42 2.76 2.3 0.2
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.60 5.12 0.0 0.0
19Peter Moylan 2 0 0 30 0 30.7 8.51 3.82 7.92 0.59 3.52 3.65 3.76 4.2 0.4