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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 08-23)
1 Cleveland Indians 72 52 .581 - 4.98 4.19 0.79 -0.2 5
2 Detroit Tigers 66 59 .528 6.5 4.63 4.52 0.11 -0.1 10
3 Kansas City Royals 65 60 .520 7.5 3.97 4.14 -0.17 7.7 18
4 Chicago White Sox 60 64 .484 12.0 4.05 4.35 -0.30 4.0 21
5 Minnesota Twins 49 76 .392 23.5 4.52 5.35 -0.83 -5.7 23



2016 Rankings

65 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 3rd in division
60 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
.520 Win Pct is tied for 13th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.14 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
-0.17 Diff/G is 20th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
7.7 Pyth O/U is 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

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Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 22 16 .579 171 146 .257 .325 .407
Detroit Tigers 19 18 .514 160 159 .264 .324 .413
Chicago White Sox 19 19 .500 163 161 .261 .316 .402
Kansas City Royals 17 20 .459 147 165 .258 .306 .382
Minnesota Twins 17 20 .459 153 166 .252 .314 .406

Top offensive performers by PA

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

543 PA
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

522 PA
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

469 PA

Top pitching performers by SV

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

21 SV
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

8 SV
Chris Young
Chris Young

1 SV

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 543 44 16 4 2 35 22 69 14 4 .259 .289 .318 .223 2.5 0.3
2Eric Hosmer 522 61 23 1 17 73 42 100 5 2 .275 .333 .435 .272 11.6 0.9
3Kendrys Morales 469 43 18 0 20 57 40 97 0 0 .244 .316 .429 .262 3.9 0.4
4Salvador Perez 431 45 24 2 17 54 15 97 0 0 .254 .288 .447 .261 15.9 1.0
5Lorenzo Cain 400 50 18 1 8 52 24 81 10 5 .295 .338 .414 .264 13.7 2.3
6Cheslor Cuthbert 379 39 21 1 10 40 20 77 1 0 .292 .328 .441 .271 13.0 1.2
7Alex Gordon 369 47 12 1 13 26 40 104 6 0 .225 .325 .391 .256 7.4 0.8
8Paulo Orlando 356 35 16 4 4 27 10 74 11 2 .317 .343 .423 .274 12.8 1.0
9Jarrod Dyson 228 27 10 4 1 17 20 30 18 6 .245 .318 .350 .237 2.8 0.8
10Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.5 0.6
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.1 0.4
12Christian Colon 127 12 5 0 0 10 10 23 0 1 .243 .310 .287 .227 -2.3 -0.1
13Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
14Drew Butera 95 12 9 0 3 12 6 23 0 0 .264 .312 .471 .273 4.7 0.4
15Raul Mondesi 86 7 1 2 1 7 3 27 4 0 .195 .235 .299 .201 -2.9 -0.3
16Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .262 1.7 0.3
17Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
18Billy Burns 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .094 -1.6 -0.2
19Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 24.8 0.0
20Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 1.3 -0.2
21Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
22Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 11.0 -0.2
23Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .222 2.8 0.1
24Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 -1.3 -0.1
25Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
26Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -8.4 -0.1
27Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by SV descending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Descending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Wade Davis 1 0 21 35 0 33.7 5.88 4.01 8.55 0.00 1.60 2.71 3.93 3.9 0.4
2Kelvin Herrera 1 4 8 57 0 56.7 6.35 1.27 11.28 0.64 1.91 2.09 2.37 16.4 1.8
3Chris Young 3 8 1 25 13 77.7 9.62 4.29 9.39 3.01 5.91 6.79 4.89 3.2 0.3
4Joakim Soria 4 5 1 55 0 54.3 8.45 3.64 9.11 1.33 3.81 4.31 3.76 7.3 0.8
5Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 35 0 46.3 10.49 2.91 5.05 1.17 4.66 4.76 5.90 -4.7 -0.5
6Scott Alexander 0 0 0 9 0 13.0 10.38 3.46 7.62 0.69 4.85 3.56 4.01 1.4 0.1
7Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.60 3.88 0.2 0.0
8Dillon Gee 5 6 0 25 10 93.7 10.76 2.88 7.40 1.83 4.52 5.18 4.60 6.2 0.7
9Brooks Pounders 1 1 0 4 0 4.7 17.36 3.86 11.57 5.79 13.50 10.17 4.75 0.1 0.0
10Ian Kennedy 8 9 0 25 25 148.3 7.52 2.79 8.80 1.70 3.58 4.75 4.02 22.2 2.4
11Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.15 5.66 -0.8 -0.1
12Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.01 3.43 6.4 0.7
13Edinson Volquez 9 10 0 26 26 151.7 9.91 3.26 6.65 1.07 5.04 4.35 4.42 16.0 1.7
14Danny Duffy 11 1 0 35 19 138.7 7.20 1.88 9.54 0.97 2.66 3.16 3.25 31.8 3.4
15Matthew Strahm 1 0 0 8 0 9.3 4.82 2.89 16.39 0.00 0.96 0.42 2.76 2.3 0.2
16Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.60 5.12 0.0 0.0
17Brian Flynn 1 1 0 23 1 39.7 6.35 3.40 7.03 0.91 2.72 3.98 4.10 4.0 0.4
18Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 25 25 145.3 8.36 3.59 7.06 1.24 4.27 4.64 4.93 7.1 0.8
19Peter Moylan 2 0 0 30 0 30.7 8.51 3.82 7.92 0.59 3.52 3.65 3.76 4.2 0.4