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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 05-22)
1 Minnesota Twins 23 18 .561 - 4.66 4.63 0.03 1.9 11
2 Cleveland Indians 23 20 .535 1.0 4.30 4.02 0.28 -1.8 8
3 Detroit Tigers 21 22 .488 3.0 4.79 5.02 -0.23 2.1 20
4 Chicago White Sox 20 23 .465 4.0 4.51 4.09 0.42 -2.0 15
5 Kansas City Royals 18 26 .409 6.5 3.34 4.41 -1.07 1.4 26



2017 Rankings

18 Wins is tied for 26th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
26 Losses is tied for 27th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
.409 Win Pct is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
3.34 RS/G is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.41 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
-1.07 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
1.4 Pyth O/U is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 68 51 .571 590 500 .267 .337 .435
Detroit Tigers 59 60 .496 549 559 .260 .321 .423
Minnesota Twins 58 63 .479 551 574 .252 .319 .421
Kansas City Royals 54 64 .458 498 552 .256 .312 .398
Chicago White Sox 54 65 .454 509 564 .253 .307 .402

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.1 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

1.1 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

0.9 BWARP

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

2.31 DRA
Al Alburquerque
Al Alburquerque

2.35 DRA
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.39 DRA

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 179 15 8 1 1 9 21 29 12 0 .265 .358 .348 .267 8.6 1.1
2Salvador Perez 166 16 7 0 11 28 8 30 0 0 .286 .325 .545 .306 13.7 1.1
3Eric Hosmer 187 20 7 1 4 16 17 24 3 0 .308 .369 .432 .298 7.9 0.9
4Whit Merrifield 111 12 1 1 4 9 6 18 3 1 .248 .300 .396 .274 4.4 0.5
5Mike Moustakas 164 20 6 0 10 22 7 30 0 0 .250 .287 .481 .273 6.8 0.2
6Drew Butera 37 6 1 0 2 5 1 7 0 0 .286 .306 .486 .297 3.3 0.2
7Jorge Bonifacio 91 11 1 0 5 11 8 24 0 0 .268 .330 .463 .285 4.5 0.2
8Brandon Moss 115 13 2 0 8 11 10 40 1 0 .192 .261 .442 .258 0.8 0.0
9Terrance Gore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Alex Gordon 160 10 5 0 0 7 17 32 1 2 .175 .294 .212 .205 -4.6 -0.1
11Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .126 -2.1 -0.2
12Jorge Soler 56 3 3 0 1 2 9 14 0 0 .170 .304 .298 .215 -2.0 -0.3
13Cheslor Cuthbert 59 1 2 0 1 4 2 14 0 0 .140 .169 .228 .160 -4.5 -0.4
14Alcides Escobar 176 11 9 0 0 8 5 35 0 0 .182 .209 .236 .179 -7.6 -0.4
15Paulo Orlando 50 4 0 0 0 2 1 15 1 1 .149 .184 .149 .138 -4.2 -0.5
16Raul Mondesi 49 4 0 0 1 2 3 18 5 2 .095 .156 .167 .137 -5.3 -0.5

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Joakim Soria 2 1 0 19 0 19.7 7.32 3.66 11.44 0.00 1.83 1.62 2.31 6.0 0.6
2Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 4.50 6.75 13.50 0.00 6.75 2.19 2.35 1.2 0.1
3Mike Minor 1 1 0 18 0 23.7 5.70 2.28 9.13 0.00 1.90 1.80 2.39 7.0 0.7
4Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.26 2.97 12.4 1.3
5Scott Alexander 0 1 0 10 0 14.3 4.40 2.51 5.02 0.63 1.26 3.57 3.57 2.4 0.2
6Kelvin Herrera 1 1 9 19 0 19.0 9.47 1.89 9.00 2.37 4.26 4.99 3.58 3.1 0.3
7Jason Vargas 5 3 0 9 9 54.7 7.24 2.14 8.07 0.66 2.30 2.86 3.62 11.1 1.1
8Danny Duffy 3 3 0 9 9 57.7 8.43 2.97 7.02 0.31 2.97 2.97 3.84 10.3 1.0
9Matt Strahm 1 2 0 14 0 14.0 5.79 8.36 11.57 1.93 6.43 5.94 4.33 1.1 0.1
10Jake Junis 1 0 0 3 1 6.7 8.10 9.45 8.10 0.00 2.70 4.29 4.63 0.5 0.1
11Ian Kennedy 0 4 0 7 7 37.7 6.21 4.30 7.65 1.67 4.06 5.17 5.34 0.4 0.0
12Peter Moylan 0 0 0 21 0 15.0 12.00 4.80 7.20 1.20 9.60 4.87 5.68 -1.1 -0.1
13Jason Hammel 1 5 0 8 8 40.7 11.95 3.76 6.86 1.33 6.20 4.81 7.26 -8.2 -0.8
14Seth Maness 1 0 0 4 0 5.0 14.40 1.80 5.40 3.60 5.40 7.54 9.30 -2.4 -0.2
15Chris Young 0 0 0 10 2 22.3 13.70 4.43 6.45 2.01 6.85 6.03 9.72 -11.3 -1.1
16Travis Wood 0 2 0 16 0 15.7 12.64 8.62 6.32 1.15 9.77 6.06 10.63 -9.7 -1.0

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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