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2017 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 10-01)
1 Cleveland Indians 102 60 .630 - 5.05 3.48 1.57 -10.0 1
2 Minnesota Twins 85 77 .525 17.0 5.03 4.86 0.17 3.1 12
3 Kansas City Royals 80 82 .494 22.0 4.33 4.88 -0.55 10.4 20
4 Chicago White Sox 67 95 .414 35.0 4.36 5.06 -0.70 -0.1 25
5 Detroit Tigers 64 98 .395 38.0 4.54 5.52 -0.98 -2.7 28



2017 Rankings

80 Wins is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
82 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
.494 Win Pct is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 3rd in division
4.33 RS/G is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
4.88 RA/G is 22nd in MLB, 10th in league, 3rd in division
-0.55 Diff/G is tied for 21st in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
10.4 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 11-19)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 94 68 .580 790 660 .267 .337 .437
Minnesota Twins 80 82 .494 734 748 .253 .318 .417
Detroit Tigers 78 84 .481 709 743 .260 .321 .417
Kansas City Royals 74 88 .457 675 744 .258 .312 .399
Chicago White Sox 72 90 .444 705 800 .252 .304 .401

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

5.7 BWARP
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

3.5 BWARP
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

2.3 BWARP

Top pitching performers by GS

Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

32 GS
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

32 GS
Ian Kennedy
Ian Kennedy

30 GS

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Lorenzo Cain 645 86 27 5 15 49 54 100 26 2 .300 .363 .440 .280 36.6 5.7
2Eric Hosmer 671 98 31 1 25 94 66 104 6 1 .318 .385 .498 .302 35.1 3.5
3Whit Merrifield 630 80 32 6 19 78 29 88 34 8 .288 .324 .460 .272 26.8 2.3
4Mike Moustakas 598 75 24 0 38 85 34 94 0 0 .272 .314 .521 .275 26.3 1.8
5Alcides Escobar 629 71 36 5 6 54 15 102 4 7 .250 .272 .357 .223 3.1 1.1
6Salvador Perez 499 57 24 1 27 80 17 95 1 0 .268 .297 .495 .259 19.5 0.7
7Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .168 0.2 0.1
8Trevor Cahill 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.1 0.1
9Brandon Maurer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Al Alburquerque 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Peter Moylan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Ryan Buchter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Cameron Gallagher 27 2 1 0 1 5 3 4 0 0 .250 .333 .417 .244 0.4 0.0
22Terrance Gore 5 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 .000 .200 .000 .121 -0.4 -0.1
23Travis Wood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.279 -0.4 -0.1
24Billy Burns 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .116 -0.9 -0.1
25Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .123 -2.1 -0.1
26Cheslor Cuthbert 153 10 7 0 2 18 9 39 0 0 .231 .275 .322 .221 -1.6 -0.2
27Scott Alexander 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -0.4 -0.2
28Ian Kennedy 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .359 1.0 -0.2
29Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.023 -0.4 -0.2
30Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .380 0.6 -0.2
31Ramon Torres 79 9 3 0 0 4 4 12 1 0 .243 .291 .284 .198 -3.5 -0.3
32Jason Hammel 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.033 -1.4 -0.4
33Jorge Bonifacio 422 55 15 1 17 40 35 118 1 1 .255 .320 .432 .255 5.3 -0.5
34Raul Mondesi 60 4 1 0 1 3 3 22 5 2 .170 .214 .245 .162 -5.8 -0.6
35Drew Butera 177 18 4 1 3 14 12 41 0 0 .227 .284 .319 .223 1.2 -0.6
36Brandon Moss 401 41 14 0 22 50 37 128 2 0 .207 .279 .428 .240 -4.5 -0.6
37Paulo Orlando 90 9 3 0 2 6 1 20 1 1 .198 .225 .302 .185 -3.9 -0.6
38Alex Gordon 541 52 20 2 9 45 45 126 7 4 .208 .293 .315 .223 -8.8 -0.7
39Melky Cabrera 238 24 13 2 4 29 11 22 1 2 .269 .303 .399 .238 -0.3 -0.7
40Jorge Soler 110 7 5 0 2 6 12 36 0 0 .144 .245 .258 .172 -8.6 -0.9

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jason Hammel 8 13 0 32 32 180.3 10.43 2.40 7.24 1.30 5.29 4.34 4.78 15.9 1.6
2Jason Vargas 18 11 0 32 32 179.7 9.07 2.91 6.71 1.35 4.16 4.64 3.83 34.8 3.5
3Ian Kennedy 5 13 0 30 30 154.0 8.36 3.56 7.66 1.99 5.38 5.59 5.68 -1.8 -0.2
4Danny Duffy 9 10 0 24 24 146.3 8.79 2.52 8.00 0.80 3.81 3.43 3.85 28.0 2.8
5Jake Junis 9 3 0 20 16 98.3 9.24 2.29 7.32 1.37 4.30 4.52 4.70 9.4 0.9
6Nate Karns 2 2 0 9 8 45.3 8.14 2.58 10.12 1.79 4.17 4.45 4.21 6.9 0.7
7Eric Skoglund 1 2 0 7 5 18.0 15.00 6.00 7.00 1.00 9.50 5.02 9.24 -7.5 -0.8
8Matt Strahm 2 5 0 24 3 34.7 7.79 5.71 9.61 1.56 5.45 5.41 5.04 1.0 0.1
9Trevor Cahill 0 0 0 10 3 23.0 12.91 8.22 5.87 3.91 8.22 10.22 5.32 0.5 0.1
10Travis Wood 1 3 0 28 3 41.7 12.10 4.32 6.26 0.86 6.91 4.50 8.84 -15.7 -1.6
11Samuel Gaviglio 1 0 0 4 2 12.0 9.75 3.75 6.75 0.75 3.00 4.21 8.19 -3.5 -0.4
12Chris Young 0 0 0 14 2 30.0 14.10 4.20 6.60 2.10 7.50 6.20 7.10 -6.1 -0.6
13Luke Farrell 0 0 0 1 1 2.7 23.62 10.12 6.75 3.38 16.88 9.88 7.52 -0.7 -0.1
14Onelki Garcia 0 1 0 2 1 6.0 18.00 7.50 3.00 3.00 13.50 9.30 8.69 -2.3 -0.2
15Andres Machado 0 0 0 2 0 3.7 24.55 7.36 2.45 4.91 22.09 12.13 9.42 -1.7 -0.2
16Mike Morin 0 0 0 6 0 5.7 12.71 4.76 9.53 0.00 7.94 2.60 3.08 1.3 0.1
17Miguel Almonte 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 22.50 9.00 0.00 0.00 13.50 6.13 9.36 -0.9 -0.1
18Brian Flynn 0 0 0 1 0 2.3 11.57 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.86 3.13 7.43 -0.6 -0.1
19Seth Maness 1 0 0 8 0 9.7 14.90 1.86 3.72 2.79 3.72 6.96 5.57 -0.4 0.0
20Joakim Soria 4 3 1 59 0 56.0 7.88 3.21 10.29 0.16 3.70 2.20 3.07 13.0 1.3
21Peter Moylan 0 0 0 79 0 59.3 6.07 3.79 6.98 0.61 3.49 3.97 2.52 17.5 1.8
22Ryan Buchter 1 0 0 29 0 27.0 5.33 2.67 6.00 1.00 2.67 4.46 4.76 1.2 0.1
23Neftali Feliz 1 0 0 20 0 19.0 8.05 3.79 7.58 0.47 4.74 3.55 6.63 -3.1 -0.3
24Al Alburquerque 0 1 0 11 0 10.0 6.30 5.40 8.10 0.00 3.60 3.13 3.98 1.3 0.1
25Kelvin Herrera 3 3 26 64 0 59.3 9.10 3.03 8.49 1.37 4.25 4.28 4.42 4.9 0.5
26Brandon Maurer 2 2 2 26 0 20.0 15.30 4.95 9.45 1.80 8.10 5.28 6.48 -2.9 -0.3
27Mike Minor 6 6 6 65 0 77.7 6.61 2.55 10.20 0.58 2.55 2.59 2.86 19.9 2.0
28Scott Alexander 5 4 4 58 0 69.0 8.09 3.65 7.70 0.39 2.48 3.20 3.81 10.4 1.0
29Kevin McCarthy 1 0 0 33 0 45.0 10.00 2.60 5.40 0.80 3.20 3.95 5.81 -3.2 -0.3

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