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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 04-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 12 9 .571 - 4.76 4.33 0.43 -0.6 5
2 Chicago White Sox 11 9 .550 0.5 4.10 3.45 0.65 1.7 16
3 Detroit Tigers 11 10 .524 1.0 4.95 5.57 -0.62 2.0 20
4 Minnesota Twins 10 11 .476 2.0 4.19 4.19 0.00 -0.8 14
5 Kansas City Royals 7 14 .333 5.0 2.57 4.14 -1.57 0.3 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
14 Losses is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.333 Win Pct is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.57 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.14 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
-1.57 Diff/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
0.3 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 81 60 .574 701 597 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 70 71 .496 652 661 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 68 73 .482 641 663 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 65 77 .458 610 673 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 63 78 .447 595 670 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by EQA

Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

.296 EQA
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

.286 EQA
Jorge Bonifacio
Jorge Bonifacio

.271 EQA

Top pitching performers by ERA

Matt Strahm
Matt Strahm

23.62 ERA
Travis Wood
Travis Wood

18.56 ERA
Nate Karns
Nate Karns

6.26 ERA

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Mike Moustakas 80 12 3 0 7 11 4 18 0 0 .276 .312 .592 .296 4.9 0.3
2Whit Merrifield 29 2 0 1 1 2 3 4 1 0 .240 .345 .440 .286 1.2 0.1
3Jorge Bonifacio 18 1 0 0 1 2 1 3 0 0 .294 .333 .471 .271 0.5 0.0
4Lorenzo Cain 87 6 4 0 0 4 14 16 6 0 .278 .402 .333 .268 4.3 0.5
5Salvador Perez 77 6 1 0 5 9 3 16 0 0 .233 .260 .452 .239 1.4 0.0
6Brandon Moss 60 4 0 0 3 5 7 24 1 0 .135 .233 .308 .200 -3.9 -0.5
7Eric Hosmer 88 3 1 1 1 5 6 12 0 0 .220 .273 .293 .196 -5.5 -0.4
8Alex Gordon 89 6 3 0 0 5 6 20 0 1 .188 .270 .225 .186 -3.8 -0.2
9Cheslor Cuthbert 31 1 0 0 1 1 2 7 0 0 .138 .194 .241 .166 -2.2 -0.2
10Alcides Escobar 78 4 4 0 0 2 3 18 0 0 .176 .208 .230 .165 -4.6 -0.4
11Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
12Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.7 -0.4
13Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.2 -0.4
14Christian Colon 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .091 .167 .091 .115 -1.5 -0.1
15Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by ERA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Descending
ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Matt Strahm 0 2 0 5 0 2.7 16.88 20.25 3.38 3.38 23.62 13.72 9.62 -1.4 -0.1
2Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.91 14.48 -5.7 -0.6
3Nate Karns 0 2 0 5 4 23.0 9.39 3.52 7.43 2.35 6.26 5.89 7.28 -5.4 -0.6
4Chris Young 0 0 0 6 0 7.7 15.26 4.70 5.87 1.17 5.87 4.80 11.45 -5.7 -0.6
5Peter Moylan 0 0 0 12 0 9.3 9.64 2.89 6.75 0.96 5.79 4.03 3.91 0.9 0.1
6Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.28 5.58 -0.9 -0.1
7Mike Minor 0 1 0 9 0 9.7 7.45 2.79 7.45 0.00 3.72 2.12 2.45 2.5 0.3
8Danny Duffy 2 1 0 5 5 32.0 7.59 3.38 6.75 0.56 2.81 3.47 3.72 5.1 0.5
9Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.60 3.55 1.1 0.1
10Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.54 5.06 0.3 0.0
11Scott Alexander 0 1 0 5 0 9.0 5.00 2.00 5.00 1.00 2.00 3.85 2.80 2.0 0.2
12Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.40 2.70 7.0 0.7
13Joakim Soria 1 0 0 9 0 10.0 4.50 5.40 10.80 0.00 0.00 2.25 2.10 3.0 0.3
14Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.85 0.43 0.5 0.0

BP Articles

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