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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 05-22)
1 Chicago White Sox 26 18 .591 - 4.16 3.41 0.75 -0.1 7
2 Cleveland Indians 22 19 .537 2.5 4.71 4.07 0.64 -0.3 8
3 Kansas City Royals 22 21 .512 3.5 3.53 3.84 -0.31 3.0 22
4 Detroit Tigers 21 22 .488 4.5 4.60 4.72 -0.12 -0.6 15
5 Minnesota Twins 11 32 .256 14.5 3.53 5.26 -1.73 -2.5 28



2016 Rankings

22 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, tied for 2nd in division
21 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division
.512 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
3.53 RS/G is tied for 27th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, tied for 4th in division
3.84 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
-0.31 Diff/G is 21st in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
3 Pyth O/U is 6th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 68 53 .562 533 468 .258 .324 .406
Chicago White Sox 62 56 .525 506 479 .258 .319 .402
Detroit Tigers 59 60 .496 512 519 .264 .323 .410
Minnesota Twins 58 61 .487 496 513 .250 .311 .403
Kansas City Royals 56 63 .471 473 508 .259 .309 .385

Top offensive performers by B3

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

2 B3
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

1 B3
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

1 B3

Top pitching performers by VORP

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

7.0 VORP
Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

6.1 VORP
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

5.9 VORP

Hitters by B3 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B
Sorted Descending
3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 196 16 5 2 0 12 8 25 10 2 .261 .294 .310 .222 1.1 0.2
2Salvador Perez 155 14 9 1 6 21 7 35 0 0 .245 .277 .442 .256 5.7 0.2
3Jarrod Dyson 84 8 4 1 0 4 4 6 7 2 .250 .296 .329 .222 -0.7 0.4
4Paulo Orlando 63 6 4 1 1 8 1 14 1 0 .377 .397 .525 .322 5.1 0.6
5Eric Hosmer 177 22 8 1 8 21 15 31 3 1 .311 .367 .522 .314 10.5 0.9
6Cheslor Cuthbert 52 5 3 0 1 3 1 11 0 0 .255 .269 .373 .230 -1.9 -0.1
7Whit Merrifield 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .200 -0.3 0.0
8Christian Colon 48 2 2 0 0 3 4 9 0 0 .250 .312 .295 .213 -1.7 -0.2
9Reymond Fuentes 22 0 0 0 0 3 1 4 0 1 .238 .273 .238 .219 -0.9 0.0
10Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.4 0.6
11Omar Infante 128 13 8 0 0 6 6 21 0 0 .246 .278 .314 .233 1.6 0.3
12Alex Gordon 166 19 5 0 4 10 16 50 3 0 .211 .319 .331 .238 0.0 -0.1
13Lorenzo Cain 174 21 3 0 6 22 13 41 5 3 .277 .333 .409 .259 5.8 1.0
14Drew Butera 17 2 3 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .250 .294 .438 .244 1.0 0.1
15Kendrys Morales 172 10 6 0 5 17 9 36 0 0 .190 .244 .323 .204 -8.1 -0.9
16Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 23 0 22.3 7.25 0.81 10.48 0.00 0.81 1.22 2.78 7.0 0.5
2Edinson Volquez 4 4 0 9 9 54.7 9.38 3.13 7.08 0.99 3.79 3.91 4.58 6.1 0.3
3Danny Duffy 0 0 0 18 2 25.3 7.82 2.49 10.30 0.36 2.13 2.19 2.96 5.9 0.6
4Ian Kennedy 4 3 0 8 8 50.0 7.02 3.06 9.00 1.26 3.24 4.09 3.37 4.0 1.0
5Wade Davis 1 0 11 16 0 15.7 4.60 4.02 8.62 0.00 1.15 2.82 3.86 3.4 0.2
6Luke Hochevar 1 0 0 20 0 19.3 6.05 1.86 11.17 0.93 2.79 2.65 2.95 3.3 0.4
7Scott Alexander 0 0 0 4 0 6.3 7.11 0.00 11.37 0.00 1.42 0.49 3.35 2.3 0.1
8Dillon Gee 1 1 0 9 2 31.0 8.13 3.48 7.55 1.16 2.90 4.37 4.14 1.7 0.3
9Chien-Ming Wang 2 0 0 12 0 14.7 11.05 4.30 7.36 0.00 3.07 2.81 4.85 1.5 0.0
10Peter Moylan 0 0 0 3 0 3.0 9.00 3.00 15.00 0.00 0.00 0.68 3.50 1.3 0.0
11Brian Flynn 1 0 0 5 0 7.3 6.14 4.91 7.36 0.00 4.91 3.01 4.36 0.9 0.0
12Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.07 6.41 0.7 -0.4
13Joakim Soria 2 1 1 22 0 22.3 8.46 4.03 7.66 0.81 3.63 3.95 4.64 -0.5 0.0
14Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.51 5.71 -0.8 0.0
15Yordano Ventura 4 3 0 9 9 48.7 7.95 6.10 6.29 1.11 4.81 5.38 6.62 -2.3 -0.9
16Chris Young 1 5 0 7 7 32.3 10.58 3.06 8.63 3.62 6.68 7.34 4.87 -6.0 0.1