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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 CS

Raul Mondesi
Raul Mondesi

2 CS
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

2 CS
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

2 CS

Top pitching performers by BB9

Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

9.00 BB9
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

6.75 BB9
Travis Wood
Travis Wood

5.65 BB9

Hitters by CS descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB
Sorted Descending
CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

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

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
1Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.11 9.93 -0.5 -0.1
2Al 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
3Travis Wood 1 2 0 25 0 28.7 10.67 5.65 6.59 0.94 6.28 4.99 8.16 -9.5 -1.0
4Matt Strahm 2 5 0 23 3 33.7 7.75 5.35 9.89 1.60 5.61 5.19 4.11 4.5 0.5
5Peter Moylan 0 0 0 35 0 25.0 9.36 4.68 8.64 0.72 6.48 3.91 3.49 4.7 0.5
6Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.11 -0.6 -0.1
7Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.59 5.90 -2.4 -0.2
8Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.79 -11.7 -1.2
9Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.97 6.04 -1.5 -0.2
10Joakim Soria 4 2 0 33 0 31.0 9.29 3.77 12.19 0.00 3.77 1.66 2.75 8.4 0.8
11Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.61 7.4 0.7
12Jason Hammel 4 6 0 15 15 83.3 10.04 2.92 7.02 1.19 4.75 4.45 5.20 3.6 0.4
13Scott Alexander 0 2 0 19 0 28.0 7.07 2.89 7.39 0.32 2.25 2.90 2.66 7.9 0.8
14Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 6.75 2.89 3.86 0.00 2.89 3.22 4.91 0.3 0.0
15Mike Minor 3 1 0 31 0 38.3 6.10 2.58 8.92 0.23 1.88 2.41 2.61 11.0 1.1
16Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.43 3.39 11.0 1.1
17Jason Vargas 11 3 0 15 15 94.3 8.30 1.91 6.68 0.76 2.29 3.43 4.01 16.5 1.6
18Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.08 -2.0 -0.2
19Kelvin Herrera 1 2 18 32 0 31.0 9.58 1.45 9.00 2.03 4.35 4.53 3.18 6.9 0.7
20Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.50 3.11 6.56 -0.3 0.0

BP Articles

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