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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 05-24)
1 Chicago White Sox 27 20 .574 - 4.11 3.55 0.56 -0.2 9
2 Cleveland Indians 24 20 .545 1.5 4.77 4.02 0.75 -0.3 7
3 Kansas City Royals 24 21 .533 2.0 3.76 3.84 -0.08 3.1 20
4 Detroit Tigers 23 22 .511 3.0 4.58 4.62 -0.04 0.0 15
5 Minnesota Twins 11 34 .244 15.0 3.56 5.40 -1.84 -2.8 28



2016 Rankings

24 Wins is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, tied for 2nd in division
21 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
.533 Win Pct is 13th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
3.76 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 14th in league, 4th in division
3.84 RA/G is 8th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
-0.08 Diff/G is tied for 17th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 4th in division
3.1 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 05-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 66 52 .559 523 456 .258 .324 .407
Chicago White Sox 60 55 .522 491 469 .258 .319 .402
Detroit Tigers 58 59 .496 503 510 .264 .324 .410
Minnesota Twins 57 60 .487 487 503 .250 .311 .403
Kansas City Royals 55 62 .470 464 499 .260 .309 .386

Top offensive performers by R

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

23 R
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

21 R
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

19 R

Top pitching performers by VORP

Edinson Volquez
Edinson Volquez

7.6 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

7.3 VORP
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

5.9 VORP

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 187 23 8 1 8 21 15 36 3 1 .298 .353 .497 .298 8.5 0.7
2Lorenzo Cain 184 21 5 0 6 25 13 43 6 3 .296 .348 .432 .270 7.7 1.2
3Alex Gordon 166 19 5 0 4 10 16 50 3 0 .211 .319 .331 .238 0.0 -0.1
4Salvador Perez 164 18 10 2 7 24 7 36 0 0 .276 .305 .500 .281 9.9 0.6
5Alcides Escobar 206 17 6 2 0 13 8 28 10 2 .258 .289 .309 .219 0.6 0.1
6Omar Infante 133 13 9 0 0 9 7 22 0 0 .248 .282 .322 .239 2.3 0.3
7Kendrys Morales 182 13 6 0 5 18 11 38 0 0 .187 .247 .313 .203 -8.7 -0.9
8Mike Moustakas 113 12 6 0 7 13 9 13 0 1 .240 .301 .500 .292 6.4 0.6
9Jarrod Dyson 93 10 4 1 0 6 5 8 8 2 .250 .300 .321 .222 -0.1 0.4
10Paulo Orlando 72 8 5 1 1 10 1 15 2 0 .406 .417 .551 .349 7.7 0.8
11Cheslor Cuthbert 56 6 3 0 1 3 1 11 0 0 .255 .268 .364 .222 -2.3 -0.2
12Whit Merrifield 18 3 3 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .286 1.2 0.1
13Christian Colon 48 2 2 0 0 3 4 9 0 0 .250 .312 .295 .213 -1.7 -0.2
14Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 -0.1 0.0
15Drew Butera 17 2 3 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .250 .294 .438 .244 0.9 0.1
16Reymond Fuentes 22 0 0 0 0 3 1 4 0 1 .238 .273 .238 .219 -0.9 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
1Edinson Volquez 5 4 0 10 10 61.3 9.24 3.23 7.19 0.88 3.67 3.81 4.50 7.6 0.4
2Kelvin Herrera 0 1 0 24 0 23.0 7.04 0.78 10.57 0.00 0.78 1.18 2.72 7.3 0.6
3Danny Duffy 0 0 0 18 2 25.3 7.82 2.49 10.30 0.36 2.13 2.18 2.94 5.9 0.6
4Ian Kennedy 4 3 0 9 9 53.3 7.43 3.04 8.94 1.35 3.38 4.26 3.35 4.2 1.1
5Wade Davis 1 0 12 17 0 16.7 4.86 4.86 9.18 0.00 1.08 2.95 3.88 3.8 0.2
6Luke Hochevar 1 0 0 21 0 19.7 5.95 1.83 11.44 0.92 2.75 2.55 2.81 3.5 0.4
7Scott Alexander 0 0 0 5 0 8.0 9.00 1.12 10.12 0.00 2.25 1.13 3.51 2.0 0.1
8Peter Moylan 1 0 0 4 0 5.3 11.81 1.69 8.44 0.00 1.69 1.70 4.06 1.6 0.0
9Dillon Gee 1 1 0 9 2 31.0 8.13 3.48 7.55 1.16 2.90 4.36 4.11 1.6 0.3
10Chien-Ming Wang 2 0 0 13 0 15.7 10.34 4.60 6.89 0.00 2.87 3.01 5.10 1.3 -0.1
11Brian Flynn 1 0 0 5 0 7.3 6.14 4.91 7.36 0.00 4.91 3.01 4.35 0.9 0.0
12Kris Medlen 1 3 0 6 6 24.3 11.10 7.40 6.66 0.74 7.77 5.06 6.43 0.7 -0.4
13Joakim Soria 2 1 1 23 0 23.3 8.10 3.86 7.71 0.77 3.47 3.82 4.52 -0.4 0.1
14Alec Mills 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 27.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 16.51 5.68 -0.8 0.0
15Yordano Ventura 4 3 0 9 9 48.7 7.95 6.10 6.29 1.11 4.81 5.37 6.60 -2.5 -0.9
16Chris Young 1 5 0 7 7 32.3 10.58 3.06 8.63 3.62 6.68 7.34 4.64 -6.1 0.2