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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 SO

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

84 SO
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

81 SO
Kendrys Morales
Kendrys Morales

80 SO

Top pitching performers by SV

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

21 SV
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

1 SV
Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

1 SV

Hitters by SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Salvador Perez 352 39 20 2 15 45 15 84 0 0 .271 .307 .479 .278 18.9 1.4
2Eric Hosmer 415 50 19 1 13 54 34 81 4 1 .286 .345 .444 .282 13.0 1.0
3Kendrys Morales 374 38 15 0 16 49 29 80 0 0 .249 .316 .435 .262 3.1 0.3
4Alex Gordon 273 30 9 1 7 16 29 76 5 0 .209 .315 .345 .240 0.0 -0.3
5Lorenzo Cain 307 39 12 0 8 39 19 64 6 4 .290 .336 .416 .260 10.2 1.9
6Alcides Escobar 441 33 14 3 1 25 17 58 14 4 .258 .286 .314 .220 -0.3 -0.3
7Cheslor Cuthbert 267 28 13 0 9 33 13 55 1 0 .295 .327 .454 .271 8.0 0.8
8Paulo Orlando 261 21 12 3 1 21 5 52 6 1 .324 .346 .408 .275 8.9 0.5
9Whit Merrifield 220 30 15 1 2 17 10 50 5 1 .271 .305 .381 .250 4.4 0.6
10Jarrod Dyson 204 23 10 3 1 15 17 25 13 5 .250 .320 .356 .239 2.6 0.8
11Omar Infante 149 16 9 1 0 11 9 23 0 0 .239 .279 .321 .237 3.0 0.4
12Brett Eibner 81 11 6 0 3 10 6 22 0 0 .230 .287 .432 .265 2.0 0.4
13Christian Colon 112 8 4 0 0 9 10 19 0 1 .245 .312 .284 .222 -3.0 -0.1
14Drew Butera 72 11 9 0 2 9 6 14 0 0 .308 .366 .538 .314 6.4 0.7
15Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.3 0.6
16Reymond Fuentes 44 2 1 0 0 5 3 8 0 2 .317 .364 .341 .280 1.6 0.2
17Tony Cruz 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .014 -0.6 -0.1
18Ian Kennedy 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.4 -0.1
19Danny Duffy 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .152 0.2 0.0
20Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
21Edinson Volquez 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.4 -0.1
22Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Chien-Ming Wang 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Chris Young 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.1 -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
29Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Dillon Gee 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.2 -0.1
31Raul Mondesi 7 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .151 -0.6 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 2.74 3.93 3.8 0.4
2Kelvin Herrera 1 2 1 46 0 45.7 6.50 1.38 11.23 0.39 1.58 1.79 2.48 12.5 1.3
3Joakim Soria 4 4 1 43 0 43.0 8.79 4.19 8.58 1.47 4.19 4.80 4.24 3.3 0.4
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
5Scott 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
6Brooks Pounders 1 0 0 3 0 4.0 18.00 4.50 13.50 4.50 13.50 8.12 4.51 0.2 0.0
7Dillon Gee 3 4 0 20 6 67.3 11.36 3.07 7.35 1.60 4.54 4.96 5.48 -2.9 -0.3
8Danny Duffy 6 1 0 30 14 100.7 7.78 1.97 9.83 1.16 3.22 3.48 3.13 23.8 2.5
9Ian Kennedy 6 9 0 20 20 114.3 8.03 3.07 9.21 2.05 4.41 5.32 4.13 15.1 1.6
10Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.18 5.71 -1.0 -0.1
11Luke 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
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 3.82 0.2 0.0
14Edinson Volquez 8 8 0 21 21 124.3 9.12 3.40 6.80 0.87 4.56 4.10 4.50 11.4 1.2
15Chris Young 2 8 0 19 13 67.3 10.56 4.54 9.62 3.48 6.82 7.52 5.54 -2.1 -0.2
16Chien-Ming Wang 5 0 0 32 0 41.3 10.45 3.05 5.44 1.09 4.57 4.57 5.81 -4.0 -0.4
17Brian Flynn 1 1 0 16 1 31.7 6.82 2.84 7.67 0.85 3.13 3.60 3.89 3.8 0.4
18Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.62 4.92 0.0 0.0

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