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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 L

Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

9 L
Chris Young
Chris Young

8 L
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

8 L

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 415 50 19 1 13 54 34 81 4 1 .286 .345 .444 .282 13.0 1.0
2Kendrys Morales 374 38 15 0 16 49 29 80 0 0 .249 .316 .435 .262 3.1 0.3
3Salvador Perez 352 39 20 2 15 45 15 84 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 267 28 13 0 9 33 13 55 1 0 .295 .327 .454 .271 8.0 0.8
6Alcides Escobar 441 33 14 3 1 25 17 58 14 4 .258 .286 .314 .220 -0.3 -0.3
7Paulo Orlando 261 21 12 3 1 21 5 52 6 1 .324 .346 .408 .275 8.9 0.5
8Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
9Alex Gordon 273 30 9 1 7 16 29 76 5 0 .209 .315 .345 .240 0.0 -0.3
10Jarrod Dyson 204 23 10 3 1 15 17 25 13 5 .250 .320 .356 .239 2.6 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 -3.0 -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
18Raul Mondesi 7 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .151 -0.6 0.0
19Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
20Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
21Brian Flynn 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
25Yordano Ventura 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .710 0.5 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
28Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
30Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1

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
1Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.32 4.10 15.5 1.7
2Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.52 5.50 -1.8 -0.2
3Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.10 4.51 11.3 1.2
4Yordano 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
5Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.47 -2.8 -0.3
6Joakim Soria 4 4 1 43 0 43.0 8.79 4.19 8.58 1.47 4.19 4.80 4.14 3.8 0.4
7Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.72 -1.1 -0.1
8Luke 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
9Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 46 0 45.7 6.50 1.38 11.23 0.39 1.58 1.79 2.49 12.4 1.3
10Danny Duffy 6 1 0 30 14 100.7 7.78 1.97 9.83 1.16 3.22 3.48 3.05 24.7 2.6
11Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.60 3.91 3.7 0.4
12Peter Moylan 2 0 0 19 0 24.3 9.62 3.70 7.03 0.74 4.07 3.99 4.50 1.2 0.1
13Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.62 3.84 0.2 0.0
14Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.80 -4.0 -0.4
15Scott 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
16Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.89 0.0 0.0
17Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.74 4.15 3.0 0.3
18Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.50 0.2 0.0

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