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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 07-25)
1 Cleveland Indians 56 41 .577 - 4.93 4.04 0.89 -1.5 3
2 Detroit Tigers 51 48 .515 6.0 4.62 4.67 -0.05 0.2 13
3 Chicago White Sox 49 50 .495 8.0 4.07 4.31 -0.24 3.6 17
4 Kansas City Royals 48 50 .490 8.5 3.96 4.36 -0.40 3.8 21
5 Minnesota Twins 37 61 .378 19.5 4.44 5.27 -0.83 -5.1 23



2016 Rankings

48 Wins is 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
50 Losses is tied for 20th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
.490 Win Pct is 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.96 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.36 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-0.40 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
3.8 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 37 28 .569 294 250 .257 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 32 31 .508 269 267 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 31 32 .492 271 272 .263 .321 .409
Minnesota Twins 31 33 .484 268 282 .253 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 29 35 .453 256 283 .260 .309 .382

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

-0.3 BWARP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

-0.2 BWARP
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

-0.1 BWARP

Top pitching performers by BB9

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

27.00 BB9
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

7.40 BB9
Chris Young
Chris Young

4.78 BB9

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Ascending
BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 433 33 14 3 1 24 16 58 14 4 .259 .287 .316 .220 -0.1 -0.3
2Alex Gordon 266 28 9 1 7 16 29 75 5 0 .202 .312 .342 .238 0.0 -0.2
3Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
4Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.1 -0.1
5Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
6Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
7Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
8Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
9Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
10Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
17Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
18Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
19Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.3
20Paulo Orlando 254 19 10 3 1 20 5 52 5 1 .317 .340 .395 .269 7.3 0.3
21Brett Eibner 78 11 6 0 3 10 6 21 0 0 .239 .299 .451 .275 2.6 0.4
22Kendrys Morales 367 38 15 0 16 49 29 78 0 0 .254 .322 .444 .267 4.7 0.5
23Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
24Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
25Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
26Jarrod Dyson 200 22 10 2 1 14 17 25 13 5 .250 .321 .347 .238 2.1 0.7
27Cheslor Cuthbert 259 28 13 0 9 33 13 54 1 0 .296 .329 .461 .273 8.3 1.0
28Eric Hosmer 407 50 19 1 13 54 33 81 4 1 .291 .349 .453 .286 14.3 1.2
29Salvador Perez 345 38 19 2 15 45 15 82 0 0 .274 .310 .483 .280 19.6 1.6
30Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9

Pitchers by BB9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Descending
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 4.92 0.0 0.0
2Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.73 -1.1 -0.1
3Chris Young 2 8 0 18 13 64.0 9.98 4.78 9.70 3.66 6.61 7.84 5.58 -2.2 -0.2
4Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.54 0.2 0.0
5Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.85 4.26 3.2 0.3
6Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.19 1.6 0.2
7Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.98 4.49 1.2 0.1
8Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.03 1.3 0.1
9Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.53 11.0 1.2
10Wade Davis 1 0 21 34 0 32.7 5.51 3.31 8.54 0.00 1.10 2.50 3.94 3.6 0.4
11Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.31 4.10 15.5 1.7
12Dillon Gee 3 3 0 19 5 62.3 10.83 3.03 7.80 1.59 4.19 4.83 5.17 -0.6 -0.1
13Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.59 3.87 3.9 0.4
14Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 31 0 41.0 9.66 2.63 5.49 1.10 3.73 4.36 5.37 -2.0 -0.2
15Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.38 6.5 0.7
16Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.54 3.16 22.0 2.4
17Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 45 0 44.7 6.45 1.41 11.28 0.40 1.61 1.80 2.50 12.1 1.3
18Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.12 3.85 0.1 0.0

BP Articles

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BP Kansas City: Homers Are Back, Royals SufferDavid Lesky2016-07-16
Prospectus Feature: The Nightmare of Becoming a Fun Fact MachineAaron Gleeman2016-07-07
BP Wrigleyville: Understanding the Misunderstood Kris BryantMatthew Trueblood2016-07-03
Prospectus Feature: How To Fight CrimeHenry Druschel2016-06-27
Players Prefer Presentation: I Care About All-Star VotingMeg Rowley2016-06-23
What You Need to Know: How Could They Be So Bartless?Emma Baccellieri2016-06-22
The Call-Up: Cody ReedKourage Kundahl2016-06-20
The Call-Up: Cody ReedGeorge Bissell2016-06-20
What You Need to Know: Tough Guys ToughNicolas Stellini2016-06-08
Rubbing Mud: What'll It Take to Make the Royals Sellers? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-06


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