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2018 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 09-17)
1 Cleveland Indians 83 66 .557 - 5.05 4.03 1.02 -5.2 7
2 Minnesota Twins 69 81 .460 14.5 4.42 4.91 -0.49 5.2 21
3 Detroit Tigers 61 89 .407 22.5 3.89 4.79 -0.90 0.6 25
4 Chicago White Sox 59 90 .396 24.0 4.12 5.18 -1.06 -1.4 26
5 Kansas City Royals 52 98 .347 31.5 3.93 5.22 -1.29 -2.6 29



2018 Rankings

52 Wins is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
98 Losses is 31st in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.347 Win Pct is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
3.93 RS/G is 25th in MLB, 13th in league, 4th in division
5.22 RA/G is 30th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
-1.29 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
-2.6 Pyth O/U is 23rd in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2018 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-18)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 8 5 .615 67 52 .264 .333 .420
Minnesota Twins 6 6 .500 57 60 .254 .319 .402
Chicago White Sox 6 7 .462 59 69 .238 .301 .384
Detroit Tigers 5 7 .417 54 62 .245 .297 .383
Kansas City Royals 5 7 .417 48 64 .235 .288 .370

Top offensive performers by B2

Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

39 B2
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

23 B2
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

21 B2

Top Pitching Performers by DRA

Ben Lively
Ben Lively

2.75 DRA
Scott Barlow
Scott Barlow

3.65 DRA
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

3.86 DRA

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Whit Merrifield 651 82 39 1 12 57 56 104 36 8 .301 .365 .434 .280 32.5 3.3
2Alex Gordon 527 53 23 0 11 49 49 112 12 2 .245 .328 .365 .249 3.9 0.6
3Salvador Perez 500 48 21 0 26 76 15 102 1 1 .235 .272 .446 .247 8.3 0.2
4Mike Moustakas 417 46 21 1 20 62 30 63 3 0 .249 .309 .468 .272 13.6 2.5
5Alcides Escobar 499 48 20 3 4 32 28 73 8 1 .218 .269 .302 .212 -5.1 -1.5
6Jorge Soler 257 27 18 0 9 28 28 69 3 1 .265 .354 .466 .290 11.6 1.1
7Hunter Dozier 345 31 17 4 9 29 22 104 1 3 .231 .281 .393 .228 -4.8 -1.8
8Jorge Bonifacio 236 27 15 2 3 20 22 59 0 1 .239 .315 .373 .254 2.0 -0.1
9Rosell Herrera 264 22 12 2 1 19 19 49 2 4 .233 .293 .312 .224 -2.6 -0.4
10Lucas Duda 345 34 12 1 13 48 24 95 1 0 .242 .310 .413 .255 -0.7 0.2
11Adalberto Mondesi 236 38 11 2 9 29 8 60 25 6 .290 .318 .478 .279 12.8 1.3
12Drew Butera 166 11 9 0 2 18 13 37 0 0 .188 .259 .289 .208 -0.4 -0.7
13Jon Jay 266 28 9 2 1 18 19 39 3 2 .307 .363 .374 .262 5.8 0.9
14Ryan Goins 120 10 8 1 0 6 4 29 0 0 .226 .252 .313 .191 -4.2 -0.4
15Ryan O'Hearn 139 20 8 2 11 27 19 37 0 0 .277 .381 .655 .347 11.3 1.1
16Brett Phillips 102 12 4 2 2 7 7 42 1 1 .204 .265 .355 .235 0.2 0.5
17Cameron Gallagher 54 5 3 0 1 4 3 12 0 0 .240 .283 .360 .224 -1.4 0.0
18Brian Goodwin 69 7 3 0 1 6 4 22 0 1 .281 .333 .375 .254 1.7 0.0
19Paulo Orlando 93 6 3 0 0 5 3 25 0 0 .167 .194 .200 .153 -7.8 -0.8
20Meibrys Viloria 13 3 2 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 .273 .333 .455 .278 0.9 0.1
21Cheslor Cuthbert 117 11 2 0 3 7 11 23 0 1 .194 .282 .301 .205 -3.7 -0.5
22Ramon Torres 29 4 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .179 .207 .214 .137 -2.5 -0.3
23Abraham Almonte 151 15 1 2 3 9 15 36 2 2 .179 .260 .284 .198 -4.0 -0.4
24Jake Newberry 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Jake Junis 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.024 -0.3 -0.1
26Brad Keller 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .242 0.5 0.1
27Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Jason Hammel 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.016 -0.4 0.0
30Wily Peralta 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .382 0.7 0.0
32Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.2 0.0
33Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Blaine Boyer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Burch Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Jason Adam 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Ben Lively 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Tim Hill 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by DRA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Ben Lively 0 1 0 2 0 1.7 16.20 10.80 10.80 0.00 5.40 4.38 2.75 0.5 0.0
2Scott Barlow 1 1 0 6 0 15.0 9.60 1.80 9.00 1.20 3.60 3.51 3.65 2.1 0.2
3Kelvin Herrera 1 1 14 27 0 25.7 6.66 0.70 7.71 0.70 1.05 2.71 3.86 3.0 0.3
4Kevin McCarthy 4 4 0 59 0 66.0 8.59 2.45 5.45 0.82 3.41 4.05 4.43 3.6 0.4
5Jorge Lopez 2 3 0 6 6 33.0 9.00 2.45 6.27 0.55 4.64 3.48 4.70 1.7 0.2
6Jake Newberry 2 0 0 10 0 10.7 6.75 5.06 6.75 1.69 2.53 5.80 4.75 0.2 0.0
7Brad Keller 8 6 0 40 19 133.3 8.77 3.17 6.34 0.47 3.17 3.55 4.83 6.0 0.6
8Tim Hill 1 4 2 65 0 42.0 9.21 3.00 8.57 0.86 4.50 3.65 5.15 -1.1 -0.1
9Glenn Sparkman 0 3 0 13 2 29.3 11.66 4.30 7.36 0.92 4.91 4.40 5.33 -1.0 -0.1
10Jerry Vasto 0 1 0 5 0 3.7 7.36 2.45 7.36 2.45 2.45 5.90 5.51 -0.2 0.0
11Ian Kennedy 2 8 0 20 20 106.7 9.45 3.29 8.18 1.52 4.72 4.68 5.52 -2.5 -0.3
12Trevor Oaks 0 2 0 4 2 13.7 13.83 3.95 6.59 0.66 7.24 3.98 5.55 -0.6 -0.1
13Danny Duffy 8 12 0 28 28 155.0 9.35 4.06 8.19 1.34 4.88 4.72 5.62 -5.4 -0.6
14Jake Junis 8 12 0 28 28 165.0 9.11 2.24 8.35 1.75 4.42 4.86 5.79 -8.8 -0.9
15Heath Fillmyer 3 1 0 15 11 68.0 8.74 3.97 5.69 1.19 4.76 5.04 6.12 -6.6 -0.7
16Brandon Maurer 0 4 1 34 0 28.3 12.07 6.67 8.58 1.91 7.94 6.35 6.16 -3.9 -0.4
17Blaine Boyer 2 1 1 21 0 21.7 13.29 5.40 3.74 2.91 12.05 8.34 6.24 -3.2 -0.3
18Jason Hammel 3 13 0 36 18 123.7 11.72 2.77 6.55 1.24 6.04 4.50 6.30 -14.6 -1.5
19Burch Smith 1 5 0 36 6 74.7 10.12 4.46 8.92 1.81 6.75 5.45 6.36 -11.0 -1.1
20Eric Skoglund 1 5 0 11 10 56.7 9.37 2.70 6.83 1.75 6.19 5.35 6.39 -6.9 -0.7
21Brian Flynn 3 5 1 45 0 71.0 10.52 4.31 5.58 0.51 4.06 4.23 6.83 -15.1 -1.6
22Jason Adam 0 3 0 31 0 32.3 8.35 4.18 10.30 2.51 6.12 6.18 7.04 -7.6 -0.8
23Wily Peralta 1 0 11 31 0 28.3 6.67 6.35 9.21 1.27 4.13 5.19 7.42 -7.9 -0.8
24Justin Grimm 1 3 0 16 0 12.7 12.08 9.95 5.68 1.42 13.50 7.28 8.18 -4.6 -0.5
25Enny Romero 0 0 0 4 0 4.0 24.75 4.50 6.75 6.75 20.25 12.93 8.99 -1.8 -0.2
26Eric Stout 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 27.00 7.71 7.71 7.71 23.14 15.18 10.44 -1.4 -0.1
27Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 0.3 54.00 81.00 0.00 0.00 54.00 30.18 11.93 -0.3 0.0


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