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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 07-28)
1 Cleveland Indians 57 42 .576 - 4.91 4.06 0.85 -1.5 4
2 Detroit Tigers 53 48 .525 5.0 4.65 4.68 -0.03 0.7 14
3 Chicago White Sox 50 52 .490 8.5 4.00 4.29 -0.29 3.7 19
4 Kansas City Royals 49 52 .485 9.0 3.93 4.44 -0.51 5.2 21
5 Minnesota Twins 38 63 .376 20.0 4.44 5.24 -0.80 -5.5 26



2016 Rankings

49 Wins is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
52 Losses is tied for 20th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
.485 Win Pct is 20th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.93 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.44 RA/G is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division
-0.51 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.2 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 36 27 .571 282 241 .258 .326 .405
Chicago White Sox 30 30 .500 256 254 .260 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 30 31 .492 261 265 .263 .322 .409
Minnesota Twins 30 31 .492 262 267 .253 .315 .405
Kansas City Royals 28 33 .459 244 270 .259 .309 .382

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.9 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

1.4 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

1.0 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.49 DRA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

3.05 DRA
Luke Hochevar
Luke Hochevar

3.36 DRA

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 10.2 1.9
2Salvador Perez 352 39 20 2 15 45 15 84 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 18.9 1.4
3Eric Hosmer 415 50 19 1 13 54 34 81 4 1 .286 .345 .444 .282 13.0 1.0
4Jarrod Dyson 204 23 10 3 1 15 17 25 13 5 .250 .320 .356 .239 2.6 0.8
5Cheslor Cuthbert 267 28 13 0 9 33 13 55 1 0 .295 .327 .454 .271 8.0 0.8
6Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
7Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
8Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
9Paulo Orlando 261 21 12 3 1 21 5 52 6 1 .324 .346 .408 .275 8.9 0.5
10Brett Eibner 81 11 6 0 3 10 6 22 0 0 .230 .287 .432 .265 2.0 0.4
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
12Kendrys Morales 374 38 15 0 16 49 29 80 0 0 .249 .316 .435 .262 3.1 0.3
13Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
14Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
15Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Kelvin Herrera 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
19Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
22Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
23Raul Mondesi 7 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .151 -0.6 0.0
24Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
25Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
26Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
27Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.0 -0.1
28Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
29Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
30Alex Gordon 273 30 9 1 7 16 29 76 5 0 .209 .315 .345 .240 0.0 -0.3
31Alcides Escobar 441 33 14 3 1 25 17 58 14 4 .258 .286 .314 .220 -0.3 -0.3

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 46 0 45.7 6.50 1.38 11.23 0.39 1.58 1.79 2.49 12.4 1.3
2Danny Duffy 6 1 0 30 14 100.7 7.78 1.97 9.83 1.16 3.22 3.48 3.05 24.7 2.6
3Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.36 6.5 0.7
4Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.84 0.2 0.0
5Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.60 3.91 3.7 0.4
6Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
7Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.32 4.10 15.5 1.7
8Joakim Soria 4 4 1 43 0 43.0 8.79 4.19 8.58 1.47 4.19 4.80 4.14 3.8 0.4
9Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.74 4.15 3.0 0.3
10Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.99 4.50 1.2 0.1
11Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.50 0.2 0.0
12Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.10 4.51 11.3 1.2
13Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.89 0.0 0.0
14Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.16 1.9 0.2
15Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.47 -2.8 -0.3
16Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.52 5.50 -1.8 -0.2
17Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.72 -1.1 -0.1
18Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.80 -4.0 -0.4

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