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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 09-22)
1 Cleveland Indians 86 68 .558 - 5.03 4.03 1.00 -4.7 7
2 Minnesota Twins 71 83 .461 15.0 4.44 4.88 -0.44 4.8 21
3 Detroit Tigers 63 92 .406 23.5 3.92 4.83 -0.91 0.5 25
4 Chicago White Sox 61 93 .396 25.0 4.13 5.18 -1.05 -2.3 26
5 Kansas City Royals 53 102 .342 33.5 3.92 5.20 -1.28 -3.3 29



2018 Rankings

53 Wins is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
102 Losses is 31st in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.342 Win Pct is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
3.92 RS/G is tied for 25th in MLB, tied for 13th in league, tied for 4th in division
5.20 RA/G is 30th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
-1.28 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
-3.3 Pyth O/U is tied for 24th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2018 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 5 3 .625 42 32 .257 .322 .406
Detroit Tigers 3 4 .429 32 37 .260 .309 .436
Kansas City Royals 3 4 .429 30 38 .240 .295 .397
Minnesota Twins 4 4 .500 40 41 .243 .311 .379
Chicago White Sox 3 5 .375 37 43 .227 .285 .354

Top offensive performers by BB

Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

59 BB
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

49 BB
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

30 BB

Top pitching performers by G

Tim Hill
Tim Hill

66 G
Kevin McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy

60 G
Brian Flynn
Brian Flynn

46 G

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Whit Merrifield 674 86 42 2 12 58 59 108 38 10 .304 .369 .441 .285 36.6 3.7
2Alex Gordon 544 54 24 0 12 51 49 118 12 2 .246 .327 .371 .250 4.6 0.7
3Mike Moustakas 417 46 21 1 20 62 30 63 3 0 .249 .309 .468 .272 13.6 2.5
4Jorge Soler 257 27 18 0 9 28 28 69 3 1 .265 .354 .466 .290 11.5 1.1
5Alcides Escobar 514 50 22 3 4 32 28 74 8 2 .224 .273 .309 .214 -4.0 -1.4
6Jorge Bonifacio 251 29 15 2 4 23 25 65 0 1 .231 .312 .371 .253 2.2 0.1
7Lucas Duda 345 34 12 1 13 48 24 95 1 0 .242 .310 .413 .255 -0.6 0.2
8Hunter Dozier 363 33 18 4 10 32 22 108 2 3 .230 .278 .395 .230 -4.3 -1.7
9Jon Jay 266 28 9 2 1 18 19 39 3 2 .307 .363 .374 .262 5.8 0.9
10Ryan O'Hearn 149 20 8 2 11 27 19 39 0 0 .264 .362 .612 .329 8.3 0.8
11Rosell Herrera 274 23 14 3 1 20 19 50 2 4 .236 .293 .328 .228 -1.6 -0.3
12Salvador Perez 519 49 21 0 27 77 16 104 1 1 .233 .272 .442 .247 8.2 0.2
13Abraham Almonte 151 15 1 2 3 9 15 36 2 2 .179 .260 .284 .197 -4.1 -0.4
14Drew Butera 166 11 9 0 2 18 13 37 0 0 .188 .259 .289 .208 -0.4 -0.7
15Cheslor Cuthbert 117 11 2 0 3 7 11 23 0 1 .194 .282 .301 .205 -3.7 -0.5
16Brett Phillips 113 13 4 2 2 7 8 45 1 1 .204 .265 .340 .229 -0.1 0.5
17Adalberto Mondesi 259 41 12 2 11 32 8 68 26 7 .285 .309 .484 .281 15.3 1.7
18Brian Goodwin 80 8 3 0 2 8 5 25 0 1 .270 .325 .392 .258 2.2 0.0
19Ryan Goins 120 10 8 1 0 6 4 29 0 0 .226 .252 .313 .191 -4.1 -0.4
20Cameron Gallagher 58 5 3 0 1 5 3 13 0 0 .208 .246 .321 .219 -1.6 0.0
21Paulo Orlando 93 6 3 0 0 5 3 25 0 0 .167 .194 .200 .153 -7.7 -0.8
22Ramon Torres 29 4 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .179 .207 .214 .138 -2.5 -0.3
23Meibrys Viloria 20 3 2 0 0 2 1 6 0 0 .167 .211 .278 .170 -0.8 -0.1
24Tim Hill 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Jake Newberry 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Brad Keller 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .244 0.5 0.1
27Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Heath Fillmyer 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.008 -0.2 -0.1
29Jake Junis 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.026 -0.3 -0.1
30Eric Skoglund 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.007 -0.2 0.0
31Wily Peralta 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Ian Kennedy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .385 0.7 0.0
33Blaine Boyer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -0.2 0.0
35Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Brandon Maurer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Burch Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Jason Adam 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Ben Lively 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Brian Flynn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Jason Hammel 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -0.4 0.0

Pitchers by G descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV
Sorted Descending
G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Tim Hill 1 4 2 66 0 42.3 9.14 2.98 8.50 0.85 4.46 3.65 5.15 -1.1 -0.1
2Kevin McCarthy 4 4 0 60 0 67.0 8.60 2.42 5.51 0.81 3.36 4.02 4.48 3.3 0.3
3Brian Flynn 3 5 1 46 0 72.0 10.50 4.25 5.62 0.50 4.00 4.19 6.78 -14.9 -1.5
4Brad Keller 8 6 0 40 19 133.3 8.77 3.17 6.34 0.47 3.17 3.55 4.91 5.0 0.5
5Jason Hammel 3 14 0 38 18 126.0 11.93 2.71 6.50 1.29 6.07 4.57 6.25 -14.1 -1.5
6Burch Smith 1 6 0 37 6 76.0 10.18 4.62 9.00 1.78 6.75 5.44 6.42 -11.7 -1.2
7Brandon Maurer 0 4 1 36 0 30.3 11.87 7.12 8.31 2.08 7.71 6.81 5.60 -2.3 -0.2
8Wily Peralta 1 0 12 33 0 30.3 6.82 6.23 9.49 1.19 3.86 4.96 6.94 -6.8 -0.7
9Jason Adam 0 3 0 31 0 32.3 8.35 4.18 10.30 2.51 6.12 6.18 6.82 -6.8 -0.7
10Jake Junis 8 12 0 29 29 171.0 9.21 2.21 8.32 1.68 4.42 4.76 5.61 -5.7 -0.6
11Danny Duffy 8 12 0 28 28 155.0 9.35 4.06 8.19 1.34 4.88 4.72 5.64 -5.7 -0.6
12Kelvin Herrera 1 1 14 27 0 25.7 6.66 0.70 7.71 0.70 1.05 2.71 3.90 2.9 0.3
13Blaine Boyer 2 1 1 21 0 21.7 13.29 5.40 3.74 2.91 12.05 8.35 6.28 -3.3 -0.3
14Ian Kennedy 3 8 0 21 21 113.7 9.42 3.09 8.16 1.50 4.59 4.60 5.31 0.0 0.0
15Justin Grimm 1 3 0 16 0 12.7 12.08 9.95 5.68 1.42 13.50 7.28 8.19 -4.6 -0.5
16Heath Fillmyer 3 2 0 16 12 75.0 8.88 3.60 5.76 1.20 4.56 4.91 5.74 -4.1 -0.4
17Glenn Sparkman 0 3 0 14 2 33.3 11.34 4.05 6.75 0.81 4.86 4.29 5.12 -0.4 0.0
18Eric Skoglund 1 5 0 12 11 62.7 8.90 2.44 6.46 1.58 5.60 5.08 6.22 -6.4 -0.7
19Jake Newberry 2 0 0 12 0 12.0 6.75 5.25 7.50 1.50 2.25 5.43 4.63 0.4 0.0
20Jorge Lopez 2 4 0 7 7 34.0 10.85 2.38 6.09 1.32 6.35 4.62 5.08 0.3 0.0
21Scott Barlow 1 1 0 6 0 15.0 9.60 1.80 9.00 1.20 3.60 3.51 3.67 2.1 0.2
22Jerry Vasto 0 1 0 5 0 3.7 7.36 2.45 7.36 2.45 2.45 5.91 5.49 -0.2 0.0
23Enny Romero 0 0 0 4 0 4.0 24.75 4.50 6.75 6.75 20.25 12.93 8.97 -1.8 -0.2
24Trevor Oaks 0 2 0 4 2 13.7 13.83 3.95 6.59 0.66 7.24 3.98 5.50 -0.5 -0.1
25Eric Stout 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 27.00 7.71 7.71 7.71 23.14 15.18 10.63 -1.5 -0.2
26Ben Lively 0 1 0 3 0 2.7 10.12 10.12 6.75 0.00 3.38 5.05 4.12 0.3 0.0
27Drew Butera 0 0 0 1 0 0.3 54.00 81.00 0.00 0.00 54.00 30.18 11.47 -0.2 0.0


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