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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 R

Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

21 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

20 R
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

17 R

Top pitching performers by L

Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

6 L
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

4 L
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

3 L

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

BVORP

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

Pitchers by L descending

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Rank

Player

W
Sorted Descending
L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jason 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
2Ian 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
3Danny 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
4Jason 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
5Nate 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
6Matt 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
7Travis 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
8Joakim 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
9Mike 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
10Kelvin 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
11Scott 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
12Al 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
13Jake 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
14Chris 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
15Seth 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
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 BonifacioMark Barry2017-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Call-Up: Jorge BonifacioJeffrey Paternostro2017-04-22
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
Short Relief: High Noon, Phantom Pain, and Failure Versus SuccessPatrick Dubuque2017-04-10
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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