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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 06-26)
1 Cleveland Indians 40 35 .533 - 4.80 4.12 0.68 -5.8 6
2 Minnesota Twins 39 35 .527 0.5 4.58 5.14 -0.56 6.3 19
3 Kansas City Royals 37 37 .500 2.5 3.95 4.46 -0.51 5.9 23
4 Detroit Tigers 33 42 .440 7.0 4.76 5.05 -0.29 -2.1 20
5 Chicago White Sox 32 43 .427 8.0 4.56 4.63 -0.07 -3.7 18



2017 Rankings

37 Wins is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, 3rd in division
37 Losses is tied for 12th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
.500 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.95 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.46 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
-0.51 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.9 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: 06-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 50 37 .575 433 363 .268 .338 .438
Detroit Tigers 43 44 .494 402 410 .262 .323 .426
Minnesota Twins 42 46 .477 399 416 .250 .318 .418
Chicago White Sox 40 47 .460 378 412 .254 .308 .405
Kansas City Royals 40 48 .455 370 411 .256 .310 .401

Bottom offensive performers by HR

Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

0 HR
Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

0 HR
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

0 HR

Top pitching performers by FIP

Seth Maness
Seth Maness

6.94 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

6.18 FIP
Miguel Almonte
Miguel Almonte

6.12 FIP

Hitters by HR ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Ascending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Jason Hammel 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.044 -0.7 -0.1
2Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Scott Alexander 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.029 -0.3 -0.1
5Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .124 -2.1 -0.1
6Ramon Torres 23 4 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 .286 .348 .381 .254 0.0 -0.1
7Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Billy Burns 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 -0.5 -0.1
9Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.028 -0.4 -0.1
11Matt Strahm 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
13Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .752 1.3 0.0
14Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.4 -0.5
15Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .171 0.2 0.1
17Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.338 -0.5 -0.1
18Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Alcides Escobar 300 26 14 1 1 19 6 59 2 2 .210 .230 .276 .195 -7.0 -0.2
21Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .134 -5.5 -0.5
22Cheslor Cuthbert 95 4 4 0 1 10 3 25 0 0 .196 .221 .272 .189 -4.4 -0.4
23Jorge Soler 65 3 3 0 1 3 10 19 0 0 .164 .292 .273 .200 -3.2 -0.5
24Drew Butera 67 6 1 1 2 5 1 12 0 0 .231 .242 .369 .231 1.7 0.1
25Alex Gordon 259 23 9 1 3 15 25 53 1 2 .191 .295 .280 .218 -5.0 0.0
26Whit Merrifield 232 25 10 3 6 29 13 30 7 1 .283 .325 .443 .287 13.6 1.3
27Brandon Moss 176 17 4 0 9 15 17 59 1 0 .184 .261 .380 .228 -4.5 -0.5
28Eric Hosmer 309 40 17 1 9 32 26 51 3 0 .302 .359 .466 .296 13.3 1.4
29Lorenzo Cain 304 40 13 2 10 27 30 54 14 0 .280 .355 .454 .289 20.3 2.7
30Jorge Bonifacio 212 29 9 0 11 26 18 55 0 0 .250 .316 .469 .271 7.2 0.1
31Salvador Perez 269 31 15 0 15 43 10 47 0 0 .290 .321 .528 .289 17.1 1.2
32Mike Moustakas 282 35 13 0 19 46 14 50 0 0 .268 .305 .532 .285 15.3 0.8

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.94 7.03 -2.0 -0.2
2Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.18 8.78 -11.6 -1.2
3Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 36.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 27.00 6.12 9.97 -0.5 -0.1
4Jake Junis 2 1 0 7 5 29.0 10.55 4.03 7.14 1.86 4.97 5.98 5.96 -1.3 -0.1
5Ian Kennedy 1 6 0 13 13 67.3 6.68 4.28 7.62 1.87 4.95 5.60 5.82 -1.6 -0.2
6Travis Wood 1 2 0 25 0 28.7 10.67 5.65 6.59 0.94 6.28 5.00 8.13 -9.3 -0.9
7Matt Strahm 2 4 0 22 2 30.0 6.90 6.00 9.90 1.20 4.80 4.75 3.65 5.5 0.5
8Kelvin Herrera 1 2 18 32 0 31.0 9.58 1.45 9.00 2.03 4.35 4.54 3.13 7.1 0.7
9Jason Hammel 4 6 0 15 15 83.3 10.04 2.92 7.02 1.19 4.75 4.46 5.02 5.4 0.5
10Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.44 3.34 11.4 1.1
11Peter Moylan 0 0 0 34 0 23.7 9.51 4.56 8.75 0.76 6.85 3.92 3.31 5.0 0.5
12Danny Duffy 4 4 0 11 11 68.7 9.04 3.28 7.08 0.52 3.54 3.52 4.63 7.4 0.7
13Jason Vargas 11 3 0 15 15 94.3 8.30 1.91 6.68 0.76 2.29 3.43 4.02 16.6 1.7
14Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 6.75 2.89 3.86 0.00 2.89 3.22 4.90 0.3 0.0
15Scott Alexander 0 2 0 18 0 26.0 6.92 3.12 6.92 0.35 2.42 3.12 2.69 7.3 0.7
16Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.00 3.12 7.77 -0.3 0.0
17Eric Skoglund 1 1 0 3 3 9.7 12.10 4.66 7.45 0.00 5.59 3.01 6.04 -0.5 0.0
18Mike 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
19Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.37 2.70 1.1 0.1
20Joakim Soria 4 2 0 33 0 31.0 9.29 3.77 12.19 0.00 3.77 1.66 2.71 8.6 0.9

BP Articles

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