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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 05-25)
1 Minnesota Twins 25 18 .581 - 4.58 4.49 0.09 2.4 11
2 Cleveland Indians 24 21 .533 2.0 4.36 4.09 0.27 -1.9 8
3 Detroit Tigers 22 24 .478 4.5 4.78 5.04 -0.26 1.8 20
4 Chicago White Sox 20 25 .444 6.0 4.53 4.20 0.33 -3.2 13
5 Kansas City Royals 19 27 .413 7.5 3.33 4.33 -1.00 1.9 26



2017 Rankings

19 Wins is tied for 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
27 Losses is tied for 27th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
.413 Win Pct is 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.33 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.33 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
-1.00 Diff/G is tied for 28th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
1.9 Pyth O/U is 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 67 50 .573 578 493 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 57 59 .491 535 544 .260 .321 .424
Minnesota Twins 57 62 .479 541 565 .252 .320 .421
Kansas City Royals 53 63 .457 488 541 .256 .311 .398
Chicago White Sox 53 64 .453 501 554 .253 .307 .402

Top offensive performers by B3

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

1 B3
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1 B3
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

1 B3

Top pitching performers by GS

Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

10 GS
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

9 GS
Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

9 GS

Hitters by B3 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B
Sorted Descending
3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 195 20 7 1 4 16 18 27 3 0 .295 .359 .415 .287 6.1 0.8
2Lorenzo Cain 187 16 8 1 2 10 22 33 12 0 .259 .353 .358 .265 8.5 1.2
3Whit Merrifield 118 13 1 1 5 10 6 18 3 1 .259 .308 .426 .280 5.5 0.6
4Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .138 -5.2 -0.5
5Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Cheslor Cuthbert 59 1 2 0 1 4 2 14 0 0 .140 .169 .228 .159 -4.6 -0.4
7Jorge Bonifacio 98 12 1 0 6 13 8 25 0 0 .258 .316 .472 .276 3.9 0.1
8Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .128 -2.1 -0.1
9Brandon Moss 118 13 3 0 8 11 10 41 1 0 .196 .263 .449 .256 0.6 0.0
10Mike Moustakas 172 21 6 0 11 24 7 31 0 0 .244 .279 .482 .267 6.2 0.2
11Salvador Perez 173 17 7 0 11 28 8 31 0 0 .280 .318 .528 .296 12.3 0.9
12Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.2 -0.5
13Alex Gordon 163 10 5 0 0 7 17 34 1 2 .179 .294 .214 .204 -5.0 -0.2
14Alcides Escobar 184 12 9 0 0 8 5 36 0 0 .180 .211 .233 .178 -8.1 -0.5
15Drew Butera 40 6 1 0 2 5 1 8 0 0 .263 .282 .447 .275 2.7 0.1
16Jorge Soler 60 3 3 0 1 2 9 17 0 0 .157 .283 .275 .201 -2.9 -0.4

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Danny Duffy 4 3 0 10 10 64.7 8.35 3.06 7.24 0.56 2.92 3.29 3.91 11.0 1.1
2Jason Vargas 5 3 0 9 9 54.7 7.24 2.14 8.07 0.66 2.30 2.86 3.62 11.0 1.1
3Jason Hammel 1 6 0 9 9 46.7 11.57 3.66 7.33 1.35 5.98 4.67 6.50 -5.5 -0.6
4Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.26 2.94 12.5 1.3
5Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 7 7 37.7 6.21 4.30 7.65 1.67 4.06 5.17 5.18 1.1 0.1
6Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.03 9.58 -11.0 -1.1
7Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.29 4.80 0.4 0.0
8Kelvin Herrera 1 1 9 19 0 19.0 9.47 1.89 9.00 2.37 4.26 4.99 3.56 3.1 0.3
9Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.56 3.51 2.4 0.2
10Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.54 9.11 -2.3 -0.2
11Joakim Soria 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 7.84 3.48 10.89 0.00 1.74 1.68 2.84 5.0 0.5
12Matt Strahm 1 2 0 15 0 14.7 6.14 7.98 11.05 1.84 6.14 5.80 5.16 -0.2 0.0
13Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.19 2.36 1.2 0.1
14Mike Minor 1 1 0 19 0 24.7 5.47 2.55 9.12 0.00 1.82 1.88 2.33 7.4 0.8
15Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.06 10.55 -9.6 -1.0
16Peter Moylan 0 0 0 22 0 16.3 11.02 4.41 7.16 1.10 8.82 4.59 5.23 -0.4 0.0

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Let It Eat: The Worst Hitter From Each Team Who Could Start for the RoyalsBen Carsley2017-05-17
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessHolly Wendt2017-04-10
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessTrevor Strunk2017-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessRubbing Mud: Walking CainMatthew Trueblood2017-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessFlu-Like Symptoms: Payrolls: It's All RelativeRob Mains2017-04-06
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Freestyle: Five to Watch: Leadoff SurprisesGreg Wellemeyer2017-04-03
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessThe Buyer's Guide: Jorge SolerEric Roseberry2017-04-03


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