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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 05-24)
1 Chicago White Sox 27 20 .574 - 4.11 3.55 0.56 -0.2 9
2 Cleveland Indians 24 20 .545 1.5 4.77 4.02 0.75 -0.3 7
3 Kansas City Royals 24 21 .533 2.0 3.76 3.84 -0.08 3.1 20
4 Detroit Tigers 23 22 .511 3.0 4.58 4.62 -0.04 0.0 15
5 Minnesota Twins 11 34 .244 15.0 3.56 5.40 -1.84 -2.8 28



2016 Rankings

24 Wins is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, tied for 2nd in division
21 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
.533 Win Pct is 13th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
3.76 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 4th in division
3.84 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
-0.08 Diff/G is tied for 17th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 4th in division
3.1 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 66 52 .559 523 456 .258 .324 .407
Chicago White Sox 60 55 .522 491 469 .258 .319 .402
Detroit Tigers 58 59 .496 503 510 .264 .324 .410
Minnesota Twins 57 60 .487 487 503 .250 .311 .403
Kansas City Royals 55 62 .470 464 499 .260 .309 .386

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

206 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

187 PA
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

184 PA

Top pitching performers by ERA

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

13.50 ERA
Kris Medlen
Kris Medlen

7.77 ERA
Chris Young
Chris Young

6.68 ERA

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 206 17 6 2 0 13 8 28 10 2 .258 .289 .309 .219 0.6 0.1
2Eric Hosmer 187 23 8 1 8 21 15 36 3 1 .298 .353 .497 .298 8.5 0.7
3Lorenzo Cain 184 21 5 0 6 25 13 43 6 3 .296 .348 .432 .270 7.7 1.2
4Kendrys Morales 182 13 6 0 5 18 11 38 0 0 .187 .247 .313 .203 -8.7 -0.9
5Alex Gordon 166 19 5 0 4 10 16 50 3 0 .211 .319 .331 .238 0.0 -0.1
6Salvador Perez 164 18 10 2 7 24 7 36 0 0 .276 .305 .500 .281 9.9 0.6
7Omar Infante 133 13 9 0 0 9 7 22 0 0 .248 .282 .322 .239 2.3 0.3
8Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.4 0.6
9Jarrod Dyson 93 10 4 1 0 6 5 8 8 2 .250 .300 .321 .222 -0.1 0.4
10Paulo Orlando 72 8 5 1 1 10 1 15 2 0 .406 .417 .551 .349 7.7 0.8
11Cheslor Cuthbert 56 6 3 0 1 3 1 11 0 0 .255 .268 .364 .222 -2.3 -0.2
12Christian Colon 48 2 2 0 0 3 4 9 0 0 .250 .312 .295 .213 -1.7 -0.2
13Reymond Fuentes 22 0 0 0 0 3 1 4 0 1 .238 .273 .238 .219 -0.9 0.0
14Whit Merrifield 18 3 3 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .286 1.2 0.1
15Drew Butera 17 2 3 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .250 .294 .438 .244 0.9 0.1
16Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 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

VORP

PWARP
1Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.51 5.68 -0.8 0.0
2Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.06 6.43 0.7 -0.4
3Chris Young 1 5 0 7 7 32.3 10.58 3.06 8.63 3.62 6.68 7.34 4.64 -6.1 0.2
4Brian Flynn 1 0 0 5 0 7.3 6.14 4.91 7.36 0.00 4.91 3.01 4.35 0.9 0.0
5Yordano Ventura 4 3 0 9 9 48.7 7.95 6.10 6.29 1.11 4.81 5.37 6.60 -2.5 -0.9
6Edinson Volquez 5 4 0 10 10 61.3 9.24 3.23 7.19 0.88 3.67 3.81 4.50 7.6 0.4
7Joakim Soria 2 1 1 23 0 23.3 8.10 3.86 7.71 0.77 3.47 3.82 4.52 -0.4 0.1
8Ian Kennedy 4 3 0 9 9 53.3 7.43 3.04 8.94 1.35 3.38 4.26 3.35 4.2 1.1
9Dillon Gee 1 1 0 9 2 31.0 8.13 3.48 7.55 1.16 2.90 4.36 4.11 1.6 0.3
10Chien-Ming Wang 2 0 0 13 0 15.7 10.34 4.60 6.89 0.00 2.87 3.01 5.10 1.3 -0.1
11Luke Hochevar 1 0 0 21 0 19.7 5.95 1.83 11.44 0.92 2.75 2.55 2.81 3.5 0.4
12Scott Alexander 0 0 0 5 0 8.0 9.00 1.12 10.12 0.00 2.25 1.13 3.51 2.0 0.1
13Danny Duffy 0 0 0 18 2 25.3 7.82 2.49 10.30 0.36 2.13 2.18 2.94 5.9 0.6
14Peter Moylan 1 0 0 4 0 5.3 11.81 1.69 8.44 0.00 1.69 1.70 4.06 1.6 0.0
15Wade Davis 1 0 12 17 0 16.7 4.86 4.86 9.18 0.00 1.08 2.95 3.88 3.8 0.2
16Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 24 0 23.0 7.04 0.78 10.57 0.00 0.78 1.18 2.72 7.3 0.6