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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 CS

Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

8 CS
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

7 CS
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

4 CS

Top Pitching Performers by FIP

Joakim Soria
Joakim Soria

2.20 FIP
Mike Minor
Mike Minor

2.59 FIP
Mike Morin
Mike Morin

2.60 FIP

Hitters by CS descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB
Sorted Descending
CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

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

Pitchers by FIP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Ascending
FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Joakim 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
2Mike 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
3Mike 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
4Brian 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
5Al 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
6Scott 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
7Danny 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
8Neftali 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
9Kevin 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
10Peter 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
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
12Kelvin 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
13Jason 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
14Nate 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
15Ryan 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
16Travis 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
17Jake 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
18Jason 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
19Eric 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
20Brandon 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
21Matt 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
22Ian 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
23Miguel 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
24Chris 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
25Seth 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
26Onelki 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
27Luke 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
28Trevor 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
29Andres 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

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