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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 06-28)
1 Cleveland Indians 46 30 .605 - 4.92 3.76 1.16 -1.1 2
2 Kansas City Royals 40 36 .526 6.0 4.09 4.29 -0.20 3.4 19
3 Detroit Tigers 38 38 .500 8.0 4.72 4.87 -0.15 -0.9 16
4 Chicago White Sox 38 39 .494 8.5 4.10 4.27 -0.17 1.8 14
5 Minnesota Twins 25 51 .329 21.0 4.03 5.45 -1.42 -3.5 27



2016 Rankings

40 Wins is tied for 12th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
36 Losses is tied for 10th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.526 Win Pct is tied for 11th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
4.09 RS/G is tied for 23rd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 4th in division
4.29 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
-0.20 Diff/G is 19th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
3.4 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 48 38 .558 380 329 .258 .323 .407
Chicago White Sox 44 41 .518 366 355 .260 .316 .404
Detroit Tigers 42 44 .488 368 373 .263 .321 .411
Minnesota Twins 41 45 .477 359 378 .253 .316 .404
Kansas City Royals 40 46 .465 341 371 .261 .309 .383

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.0 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

1.7 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

1.4 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by GS

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

0 GS
Scott Alexander
Scott Alexander

0 GS
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0 GS

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.3 2.0
2Salvador Perez 261 29 15 2 12 37 11 60 0 0 .297 .330 .520 .301 18.8 1.7
3Eric Hosmer 319 43 17 1 12 48 27 63 4 1 .311 .370 .502 .308 17.8 1.4
4Paulo Orlando 188 16 9 3 1 16 5 38 5 1 .343 .369 .444 .301 11.5 1.2
5Drew Butera 58 9 7 0 2 8 5 10 0 0 .308 .368 .558 .318 5.6 0.7
6Whit Merrifield 155 22 10 1 2 13 5 32 4 1 .307 .329 .427 .266 5.3 0.7
7Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
8Jarrod Dyson 142 16 5 1 0 8 12 16 12 3 .252 .326 .309 .226 -0.3 0.6
9Cheslor Cuthbert 174 18 6 0 7 20 8 38 1 0 .273 .306 .436 .258 1.7 0.4
10Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
11Brett Eibner 41 6 5 0 1 7 3 11 0 0 .297 .350 .514 .301 2.5 0.3
12Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.7 0.2
13Kendrys Morales 282 29 11 0 10 37 22 55 0 0 .247 .312 .408 .255 0.7 0.1
14Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .121 0.0 0.0
15Christian Colon 71 4 2 0 0 4 6 13 0 1 .277 .338 .308 .241 -1.0 0.0
16Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Dillon Gee 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
22Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
23Ian Kennedy 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 -0.1
24Alex Gordon 180 21 6 0 5 11 16 54 3 0 .212 .311 .346 .239 -0.2 -0.2
25Alcides Escobar 347 27 11 2 1 19 10 48 10 4 .260 .282 .315 .216 -1.9 -0.4

Pitchers by GS ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Ascending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 5.62 0.0 0.0
2Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.59 4.38 0.8 0.1
3Kelvin Herrera 1 1 0 37 0 36.7 6.38 1.47 11.29 0.49 1.47 1.98 2.48 10.1 1.1
4Luke Hochevar 1 1 0 31 0 29.7 6.37 1.82 10.31 1.21 3.03 3.50 2.93 6.6 0.7
5Peter Moylan 2 0 0 13 0 18.7 10.12 2.89 8.20 0.48 3.38 3.12 4.58 0.8 0.1
6Wade Davis 1 0 18 28 0 27.3 4.94 3.62 8.56 0.00 0.99 2.65 3.80 3.5 0.4
7Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 4.20 0.1 0.0
8Chien-Ming Wang 4 0 0 23 0 30.0 9.60 3.00 5.70 1.20 3.90 4.59 5.17 -0.7 -0.1
9Brian Flynn 1 0 0 8 0 16.0 5.06 3.94 7.88 0.56 2.81 3.50 3.98 1.7 0.2
10Joakim Soria 3 3 1 35 0 36.0 7.50 3.50 8.00 0.75 3.00 3.68 4.19 3.0 0.3
11Dillon Gee 2 2 0 15 4 49.0 10.84 3.31 7.71 1.84 4.04 5.29 5.15 -0.3 0.0
12Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.84 -1.4 -0.1
13Danny Duffy 3 1 0 25 9 66.7 7.56 2.16 10.66 1.49 3.24 3.75 2.67 18.9 2.0
14Chris Young 2 7 0 13 11 53.7 10.23 3.86 9.22 3.52 6.54 7.45 5.86 -3.3 -0.4
15Ian Kennedy 6 6 0 15 15 88.7 7.71 2.94 8.63 1.93 3.96 5.21 3.97 13.4 1.4
16Yordano Ventura 6 5 0 15 15 84.7 8.93 4.15 6.70 1.17 5.00 4.85 5.35 -0.2 0.0
17Edinson Volquez 7 7 0 16 16 92.7 9.62 3.50 7.09 0.97 5.15 4.21 5.32 0.1 0.0

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