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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 09-30)
1 Cleveland Indians 92 67 .579 - 4.83 4.22 0.61 0.3 5
2 Detroit Tigers 86 73 .541 6.0 4.70 4.50 0.20 -0.8 8
3 Kansas City Royals 81 79 .506 11.5 4.19 4.39 -0.20 12.1 21
4 Chicago White Sox 78 82 .487 14.5 4.27 4.39 -0.12 1.5 16
5 Minnesota Twins 57 103 .356 35.5 4.44 5.54 -1.10 -8.9 28



2016 Rankings

81 Wins is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
79 Losses is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
.506 Win Pct is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
4.19 RS/G is tied for 22nd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
4.39 RA/G is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, tied for 2nd in division
-0.20 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
12.1 Pyth O/U is 2nd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 10-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 1 1 .500 8 9 .261 .316 .401
Cleveland Indians 2 1 .667 13 12 .256 .325 .403
Kansas City Royals 1 1 .500 8 9 .257 .306 .381
Minnesota Twins 1 1 .500 9 9 .250 .317 .400
Detroit Tigers 1 2 .333 11 13 .264 .323 .414

Top offensive performers by R

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

80 R
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

64 R
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

62 R

Top pitching performers by SV

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

27 SV
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

12 SV
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

1 SV

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

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 667 80 24 1 25 104 57 132 5 3 .266 .328 .433 .261 7.3 0.5
2Kendrys Morales 611 64 23 0 30 93 48 120 0 0 .265 .329 .470 .272 12.6 1.3
3Alex Gordon 499 62 16 2 17 40 52 144 8 1 .224 .317 .386 .243 3.1 -0.4
4Salvador Perez 542 57 28 2 22 64 21 118 0 0 .247 .286 .438 .244 12.3 0.6
5Alcides Escobar 675 57 24 6 7 54 27 94 17 4 .262 .293 .352 .228 6.5 0.8
6Lorenzo Cain 434 56 19 1 9 56 31 84 14 5 .287 .339 .408 .258 12.9 2.1
7Paulo Orlando 476 51 23 4 5 42 13 102 14 3 .305 .333 .408 .259 10.6 0.5
8Cheslor Cuthbert 503 48 28 1 11 45 31 95 2 0 .275 .319 .409 .248 5.0 0.4
9Jarrod Dyson 329 45 12 8 1 25 26 38 29 7 .271 .336 .378 .245 5.8 1.0
10Whit Merrifield 323 44 21 3 2 27 18 70 8 3 .281 .320 .389 .250 5.6 0.8
11Drew Butera 126 17 10 1 4 16 7 34 0 0 .282 .323 .487 .266 6.1 0.7
12Raul Mondesi 149 16 1 3 2 13 6 48 9 1 .185 .231 .281 .189 -5.1 -1.0
13Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .232 2.3 0.3
14Christian Colon 161 13 6 0 1 13 11 31 0 1 .231 .294 .293 .216 -4.2 0.1
15Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .281 5.3 0.5
16Brett Eibner 85 11 6 0 3 10 6 23 0 0 .231 .286 .423 .250 0.8 0.2
17Billy Burns 39 7 0 0 0 1 0 6 3 2 .250 .282 .250 .208 -0.7 -0.2
18Terrance Gore 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 11 1 .000 .000 .000 .025 -0.2 0.0
19Hunter Dozier 21 4 1 0 0 1 2 8 0 0 .211 .286 .263 .236 -0.2 0.0
20Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .273 1.3 0.2
21Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .153 26.4 -0.1
22Daniel Nava 7 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .167 .286 .333 .237 0.4 0.0
23Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Edinson Volquez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.014 9.4 -0.1
25Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -7.6 -0.1
26Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Matthew Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Yordano Ventura 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .245 8.7 0.2
33Luke Hochevar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.022 23.4 -0.2
35Tony Cruz 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .107 -0.6 -0.1
36Dillon Gee 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .487 0.1 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 2 1 27 44 0 42.3 7.02 3.40 9.57 0.00 1.91 2.33 3.82 5.5 0.6
2Kelvin Herrera 2 6 12 72 0 72.0 7.12 1.50 10.75 0.75 2.75 2.43 2.78 17.6 1.8
3Joakim Soria 5 8 1 69 0 66.3 9.50 3.66 9.09 1.36 4.07 4.36 4.13 6.3 0.6
4Chris Young 3 9 1 34 13 88.7 10.56 4.36 9.54 2.84 6.19 6.58 5.11 1.1 0.1
5Yordano Ventura 11 12 0 32 32 186.0 9.19 3.77 6.97 1.11 4.45 4.55 4.41 19.7 2.0
6Ian Kennedy 11 10 0 32 32 188.0 8.09 3.06 8.66 1.53 3.69 4.59 4.59 16.2 1.7
7Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 9 0 7.7 11.74 3.52 8.22 1.17 7.04 4.15 4.52 0.4 0.0
8Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.16 5.81 -1.2 -0.1
9Danny Duffy 12 3 0 42 26 179.7 8.17 2.10 9.42 1.35 3.51 3.79 3.46 37.3 3.8
10Matthew Strahm 2 1 0 20 0 20.7 5.66 3.92 12.63 0.00 1.31 1.75 2.77 5.1 0.5
11Brooks Pounders 2 1 0 12 0 11.7 13.89 2.31 9.26 4.63 10.03 8.51 5.19 -0.3 0.0
12Luke Hochevar 2 3 0 40 0 37.3 7.47 2.17 9.64 1.45 3.86 4.02 3.52 6.1 0.6
13Peter Moylan 2 0 0 50 0 44.7 8.46 3.22 6.85 0.81 3.43 3.96 3.85 5.6 0.6
14Drew Butera 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.61 3.91 0.2 0.0
15Edinson Volquez 10 11 0 33 33 184.3 10.35 3.52 6.54 1.12 5.37 4.55 4.88 10.0 1.0
16Jason Vargas 0 0 0 3 3 12.0 6.00 2.25 8.25 0.75 2.25 3.11 4.47 1.2 0.1
17Chien-Ming Wang 6 0 0 38 0 53.3 10.12 3.04 5.06 1.01 4.22 4.57 5.61 -3.7 -0.4
18Brian Flynn 1 2 0 36 1 55.3 6.18 3.74 7.16 0.81 2.60 3.99 4.18 5.0 0.5
19Dillon Gee 8 9 0 33 14 125.0 10.51 2.66 6.41 1.73 4.68 5.21 6.06 -11.9 -1.2
20Scott Alexander 0 0 0 16 0 18.0 11.50 3.50 7.50 0.50 3.50 3.33 3.87 2.2 0.2
21Alec Mills 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 8.10 13.50 10.80 0.00 13.50 6.11 4.69 0.1 0.0

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