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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 08-24)
1 Cleveland Indians 72 53 .576 - 4.95 4.20 0.75 -0.6 5
2 Detroit Tigers 67 59 .532 5.5 4.67 4.52 0.15 0.1 10
3 Kansas City Royals 65 61 .516 7.5 3.94 4.13 -0.19 7.1 19
4 Chicago White Sox 60 65 .480 12.0 4.04 4.35 -0.31 3.9 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 77 .389 23.5 4.52 5.38 -0.86 -6.0 25



2016 Rankings

65 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
61 Losses is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
.516 Win Pct is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 3rd in division
3.94 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.13 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.19 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
7.1 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 21 16 .568 167 142 .257 .325 .407
Chicago White Sox 19 18 .514 160 156 .260 .316 .401
Detroit Tigers 18 18 .500 155 156 .264 .324 .413
Minnesota Twins 17 19 .472 149 162 .252 .314 .406
Kansas City Royals 16 20 .444 143 160 .258 .306 .382

Top offensive performers by R

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

61 R
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

50 R
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

47 R

Top pitching performers by FIP

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

16.60 FIP
Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

10.17 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

6.79 FIP

Hitters by R descending

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Rank

Player

PA
Sorted Descending
R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 526 61 23 1 17 73 42 100 5 2 .275 .333 .433 .272 11.0 0.9
2Lorenzo Cain 404 50 18 1 8 52 25 82 10 5 .290 .334 .408 .262 13.3 2.3
3Alex Gordon 373 47 12 1 13 26 40 105 6 0 .225 .324 .389 .255 7.2 0.8
4Salvador Perez 435 45 24 2 17 54 15 98 0 0 .254 .287 .446 .260 15.8 1.0
5Alcides Escobar 547 44 17 4 2 35 22 69 14 4 .261 .291 .322 .224 3.1 0.3
6Kendrys Morales 470 43 18 0 20 57 40 97 0 0 .243 .315 .428 .262 3.8 0.4
7Cheslor Cuthbert 380 39 21 1 10 40 21 77 1 0 .292 .330 .441 .272 13.4 1.2
8Paulo Orlando 361 35 16 4 4 27 10 78 11 2 .315 .341 .420 .273 12.4 1.0
9Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
10Jarrod Dyson 229 27 10 4 1 17 21 30 18 6 .245 .321 .350 .239 3.2 0.8
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
12Christian Colon 132 12 5 0 0 10 10 25 0 1 .242 .305 .283 .224 -2.7 -0.1
13Drew Butera 95 12 9 0 3 12 6 23 0 0 .264 .312 .471 .273 4.7 0.4
14Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
15Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
16Raul Mondesi 89 7 1 2 1 7 3 28 4 0 .200 .238 .300 .204 -2.7 -0.3
17Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
18Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
19Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 24.7 -0.1
20Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.3 0.1
21Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Billy Burns 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .094 -1.6 -0.2
23Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.4 -0.1
24Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 1.2 -0.2
26Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.8 0.1
29Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 10.9 -0.2
32Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
33Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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
1Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.60 5.10 0.0 0.0
2Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.17 4.75 0.1 0.0
3Chris Young 3 8 1 25 13 77.7 9.62 4.29 9.39 3.01 5.91 6.79 4.97 2.5 0.3
4Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.15 5.72 -1.0 -0.1
5Dillon Gee 5 7 0 26 11 99.0 10.64 2.73 7.27 1.73 4.55 5.01 4.55 7.2 0.8
6Ian Kennedy 8 9 0 25 25 148.3 7.52 2.79 8.80 1.70 3.58 4.75 3.94 23.5 2.5
7Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 36 0 48.3 10.43 2.98 5.21 1.12 4.47 4.67 5.69 -3.8 -0.4
8Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.64 4.83 8.6 0.9
9Edinson Volquez 9 10 0 26 26 151.7 9.91 3.26 6.65 1.07 5.04 4.35 4.68 11.6 1.2
10Joakim Soria 4 5 1 55 0 54.3 8.45 3.64 9.11 1.33 3.81 4.31 3.72 7.6 0.8
11Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.01 3.49 6.2 0.7
12Brian Flynn 1 1 0 23 1 39.7 6.35 3.40 7.03 0.91 2.72 3.98 4.06 4.1 0.4
13Peter Moylan 2 0 0 31 0 31.3 8.33 3.73 7.76 0.57 3.45 3.64 3.86 3.9 0.4
14Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.56 3.96 1.5 0.2
15Danny Duffy 11 1 0 35 19 138.7 7.20 1.88 9.54 0.97 2.66 3.16 3.19 32.7 3.5
16Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.71 3.83 4.3 0.5
17Kelvin Herrera 1 4 8 57 0 56.7 6.35 1.27 11.28 0.64 1.91 2.09 2.36 16.5 1.8
18Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.60 3.88 0.2 0.0
19Matthew Strahm 1 0 0 8 0 9.3 4.82 2.89 16.39 0.00 0.96 0.42 2.75 2.3 0.2