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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 07-27)
1 Cleveland Indians 57 42 .576 - 4.91 4.06 0.85 -1.5 5
2 Detroit Tigers 53 48 .525 5.0 4.65 4.68 -0.03 0.7 14
3 Chicago White Sox 50 51 .495 8.0 4.03 4.31 -0.28 3.8 19
4 Kansas City Royals 49 51 .490 8.5 3.95 4.45 -0.50 5.6 21
5 Minnesota Twins 37 63 .370 20.5 4.42 5.27 -0.85 -5.7 27



2016 Rankings

49 Wins is tied for 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
51 Losses is tied for 20th in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 3rd in division
.490 Win Pct is 19th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
3.95 RS/G is tied for 26th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
4.45 RA/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.50 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
5.6 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 36 27 .571 283 241 .258 .326 .406
Chicago White Sox 31 30 .508 261 258 .261 .316 .402
Detroit Tigers 30 31 .492 261 264 .263 .322 .409
Minnesota Twins 30 32 .484 260 273 .252 .316 .405
Kansas City Royals 28 34 .452 246 274 .259 .309 .382

Top offensive performers by RBI

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

54 RBI
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

49 RBI
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

45 RBI

Top pitching performers by FIP

Alec Mills
Alec Mills

16.62 FIP
Brooks Pounders
Brooks Pounders

8.12 FIP
Chris Young
Chris Young

7.51 FIP

Hitters by RBI descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR
Sorted Descending
RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 411 50 19 1 13 54 33 81 4 1 .288 .345 .448 .283 13.4 1.0
2Kendrys Morales 370 38 15 0 16 49 29 79 0 0 .252 .319 .440 .265 4.0 0.4
3Salvador Perez 348 38 19 2 15 45 15 83 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 18.9 1.4
4Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9
5Cheslor Cuthbert 263 28 13 0 9 33 13 55 1 0 .296 .328 .457 .272 8.1 0.9
6Alcides Escobar 437 33 14 3 1 24 17 58 14 4 .260 .289 .316 .221 0.1 -0.3
7Paulo Orlando 257 19 10 3 1 20 5 52 6 1 .317 .340 .394 .269 7.2 0.3
8Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
9Alex Gordon 269 28 9 1 7 16 29 76 5 0 .199 .309 .338 .236 -0.7 -0.3
10Jarrod Dyson 200 22 10 2 1 14 17 25 13 5 .250 .321 .347 .238 2.1 0.8
11Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
12Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
13Brett Eibner 81 11 6 0 3 10 6 22 0 0 .230 .287 .432 .265 2.0 0.4
14Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
15Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.1 -0.1
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
18Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
20Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 0.2
21Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -0.1
24Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
25Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
29Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
30Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
31Raul Mondesi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.121 -1.0 -0.1

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 16.62 4.92 0.0 0.0
2Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.51 0.2 0.0
3Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.51 5.54 -2.1 -0.2
4Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.31 4.13 15.2 1.6
5Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.17 5.71 -1.0 -0.1
6Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.48 -2.9 -0.3
7Joakim Soria 3 4 1 42 0 42.0 8.79 4.07 8.36 1.50 4.29 4.86 4.24 3.3 0.4
8Yordano Ventura 6 8 0 19 19 106.3 8.89 3.81 6.77 1.18 4.99 4.71 5.16 1.9 0.2
9Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.81 -4.0 -0.4
10Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.09 4.50 11.4 1.2
11Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.03 3.36 6.5 0.7
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.98 4.50 1.2 0.1
13Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.59 3.89 3.8 0.4
14Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.58 4.04 1.3 0.1
15Danny Duffy 6 1 0 29 13 94.7 7.61 1.90 9.98 1.24 3.14 3.54 3.13 22.3 2.4
16Wade Davis 1 0 21 34 0 32.7 5.51 3.31 8.54 0.00 1.10 2.51 3.93 3.7 0.4
17Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 45 0 44.7 6.45 1.41 11.28 0.40 1.61 1.80 2.48 12.2 1.3
18Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.82 0.2 0.0

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