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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 04-24)
1 Detroit Tigers 10 8 .556 - 4.67 5.44 -0.77 2.2 19
1 Cleveland Indians 10 8 .556 - 4.83 4.33 0.50 -1.1 4
3 Chicago White Sox 9 9 .500 1.0 3.72 3.44 0.28 1.5 22
4 Minnesota Twins 9 10 .474 1.5 4.05 3.84 0.21 -0.8 15
5 Kansas City Royals 7 12 .368 3.5 2.47 3.79 -1.32 0.7 29



2017 Rankings

7 Wins is tied for 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
12 Losses is tied for 26th in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
.368 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
2.47 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.79 RA/G is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
-1.32 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
0.7 Pyth O/U is tied for 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 04-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 82 62 .569 713 610 .268 .338 .435
Detroit Tigers 71 73 .493 667 675 .261 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 69 74 .483 651 672 .251 .318 .422
Chicago White Sox 66 78 .458 619 682 .253 .307 .402
Kansas City Royals 64 79 .448 605 680 .256 .310 .398

Top offensive performers by SO

Brandon Moss
Brandon Moss

22 SO
Raul Mondesi
Raul Mondesi

16 SO
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

16 SO

Top pitching performers by FIP

Matt Strahm
Matt Strahm

13.69 FIP
Jake Junis
Jake Junis

8.81 FIP
Travis Wood
Travis Wood

7.87 FIP

Hitters by SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Brandon Moss 56 3 0 0 2 3 7 22 1 0 .125 .232 .250 .183 -4.6 -0.5
2Raul Mondesi 46 4 0 0 1 2 3 16 5 2 .103 .167 .179 .144 -4.8 -0.5
3Alex Gordon 81 5 3 0 0 4 5 16 0 1 .178 .259 .219 .180 -4.4 -0.3
4Alcides Escobar 70 2 4 0 0 1 3 16 0 0 .182 .217 .242 .172 -3.6 -0.3
5Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .142 -4.3 -0.4
6Salvador Perez 68 6 1 0 5 8 2 14 0 0 .246 .265 .492 .252 2.0 0.1
7Lorenzo Cain 77 5 4 0 0 4 13 13 6 0 .312 .429 .375 .287 5.2 0.6
8Mike Moustakas 70 10 2 0 6 10 4 13 0 0 .288 .329 .591 .301 4.6 0.3
9Eric Hosmer 79 3 1 0 1 5 6 11 0 0 .192 .253 .247 .179 -5.8 -0.5
10Cheslor Cuthbert 27 1 0 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 .120 .185 .240 .140 -2.6 -0.3
11Drew Butera 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .188 .188 .250 .155 -0.9 -0.1
12Whit Merrifield 25 2 0 1 1 2 2 3 1 0 .217 .280 .435 .259 0.5 0.0
13Christian Colon 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .125 .000 .084 -1.2 -0.1
14Jorge Bonifacio 10 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .500 .220 -0.2 0.0
15Terrance Gore 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
1Matt Strahm 0 2 0 5 0 2.7 16.88 20.25 3.38 3.38 23.62 13.69 14.03 -2.8 -0.3
2Jake Junis 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 8.81 0.36 0.5 0.0
3Travis Wood 0 2 0 9 0 5.3 15.19 13.50 8.44 1.69 18.56 7.87 14.39 -5.7 -0.6
4Nate Karns 0 1 0 4 3 17.0 9.00 4.76 7.41 2.65 6.35 6.75 10.17 -9.7 -1.0
5Kelvin Herrera 1 0 3 8 0 8.0 3.38 2.25 5.62 2.25 2.25 5.56 5.25 -0.5 -0.1
6Chris Young 0 0 0 5 0 5.7 14.29 3.18 6.35 1.59 4.76 4.75 11.71 -4.4 -0.5
7Scott Alexander 0 1 0 4 0 7.7 4.70 2.35 5.87 1.17 2.35 3.99 2.70 1.7 0.2
8Ian Kennedy 0 2 0 4 4 26.0 5.19 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.50 5.01 0.2 0.0
9Danny Duffy 2 0 0 4 4 27.3 5.93 3.29 7.24 0.66 1.32 3.36 2.27 8.5 0.9
10Jason Hammel 0 2 0 4 4 18.7 11.09 4.82 6.75 0.00 5.30 3.24 4.63 0.9 0.1
11Peter Moylan 0 0 0 11 0 8.7 8.31 3.12 7.27 0.00 5.19 2.58 1.67 2.9 0.3
12Joakim Soria 1 0 0 8 0 9.0 5.00 6.00 11.00 0.00 0.00 2.37 2.24 2.5 0.3
13Mike Minor 0 1 0 8 0 9.3 7.71 2.89 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.06 2.47 2.3 0.2
14Jason Vargas 3 1 0 4 4 25.7 7.36 0.70 9.82 0.35 1.40 1.37 1.74 9.5 1.0

BP Articles

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