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2017 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 06-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 40 36 .526 - 4.75 4.09 0.66 -6.2 6
2 Minnesota Twins 39 36 .520 0.5 4.55 5.19 -0.64 6.4 21
3 Kansas City Royals 37 38 .493 2.5 3.93 4.47 -0.54 5.7 23
4 Detroit Tigers 34 42 .447 6.0 4.76 5.03 -0.27 -1.9 19
5 Chicago White Sox 33 43 .434 7.0 4.55 4.61 -0.06 -3.4 17



2017 Rankings

37 Wins is tied for 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
38 Losses is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.493 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
3.93 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.47 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.54 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.7 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 06-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 50 36 .581 430 360 .268 .338 .437
Detroit Tigers 42 44 .488 396 405 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 42 45 .483 394 412 .251 .318 .418
Chicago White Sox 40 46 .465 373 408 .254 .307 .405
Kansas City Royals 39 48 .448 365 406 .256 .310 .401

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.8 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

1.6 BWARP
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

1.3 BWARP

Top Pitching Performers by L

Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

0 L
Seth Maness
Seth Maness

0 L
Neftali Feliz
Neftali Feliz

0 L

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 308 41 13 2 10 27 30 54 14 0 .284 .357 .455 .289 20.6 2.8
2Eric Hosmer 313 40 17 1 9 32 27 51 3 0 .306 .364 .468 .299 14.4 1.6
3Whit Merrifield 237 26 11 3 6 29 13 32 7 1 .281 .322 .442 .285 13.6 1.3
4Salvador Perez 273 31 15 0 15 45 10 49 0 0 .289 .320 .523 .288 17.1 1.2
5Mike Moustakas 286 35 13 0 19 46 14 50 0 0 .268 .304 .528 .285 15.4 0.9
6Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .171 0.2 0.1
7Drew Butera 67 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .231 .242 .369 .231 1.8 0.1
8Jorge Bonifacio 217 30 9 0 11 27 18 58 0 0 .254 .318 .467 .271 7.2 0.0
9Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .754 1.3 0.0
10Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
20Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.340 -0.5 -0.1
21Ramon Torres 23 4 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 .286 .348 .381 .255 0.0 -0.1
22Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.029 -0.3 -0.1
23Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.040 -0.6 -0.1
24Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.4 -0.1
25Alex Gordon 263 23 9 1 3 15 25 54 1 2 .188 .290 .275 .215 -5.7 -0.1
26Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
27Alcides Escobar 304 26 14 1 1 19 6 59 2 2 .214 .233 .279 .197 -6.3 -0.2
28Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.3 -0.4
29Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.3 -0.4
30Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
31Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
32Brandon Moss 180 17 4 0 9 15 17 61 1 0 .179 .256 .370 .225 -5.3 -0.6

Pitchers by L ascending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Ascending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 6.75 2.89 3.86 0.00 2.89 3.22 4.90 0.3 0.0
2Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.03 -2.0 -0.2
3Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.50 3.11 7.77 -0.6 -0.1
4Peter Moylan 0 0 0 35 0 25.0 9.36 4.68 8.64 0.72 6.48 3.91 3.31 5.2 0.5
5Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.11 9.97 -0.5 -0.1
6Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.78 -11.7 -1.2
7Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.04 -0.5 0.0
8Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.97 5.96 -1.3 -0.1
9Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.36 2.70 1.1 0.1
10Mike Minor 3 1 0 31 0 38.3 6.10 2.58 8.92 0.23 1.88 2.41 2.61 10.9 1.1
11Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.43 3.34 11.3 1.1
12Scott Alexander 0 2 0 19 0 28.0 7.07 2.89 7.39 0.32 2.25 2.90 2.69 7.8 0.8
13Kelvin Herrera 1 2 18 32 0 31.0 9.58 1.45 9.00 2.03 4.35 4.53 3.13 7.1 0.7
14Travis Wood 1 2 0 25 0 28.7 10.67 5.65 6.59 0.94 6.28 4.99 8.13 -9.4 -0.9
15Joakim Soria 4 2 0 33 0 31.0 9.29 3.77 12.19 0.00 3.77 1.66 2.71 8.5 0.9
16Jason Vargas 11 3 0 15 15 94.3 8.30 1.91 6.68 0.76 2.29 3.43 4.02 16.5 1.6
17Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.63 7.3 0.7
18Matt Strahm 2 5 0 23 3 33.7 7.75 5.35 9.89 1.60 5.61 5.19 3.65 6.2 0.6
19Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.59 5.82 -1.7 -0.2
20Jason Hammel 4 6 0 15 15 83.3 10.04 2.92 7.02 1.19 4.75 4.45 5.02 5.3 0.5

BP Articles

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