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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 2018 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 02-21)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 96 66 .593 799 650 .261 .331 .421
Minnesota Twins 80 82 .494 783 791 .255 .327 .429
Chicago White Sox 72 90 .444 742 838 .250 .310 .413
Detroit Tigers 67 95 .414 715 863 .259 .318 .413
Kansas City Royals 65 97 .401 685 850 .248 .302 .387

Top offensive performers by B2

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

36 B2
Whit Merrifield
Whit Merrifield

32 B2
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

31 B2

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 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
1Alcides Escobar 629 71 36 5 6 54 15 102 4 7 .250 .272 .357 .223 3.1 1.3
2Whit Merrifield 630 80 32 6 19 78 29 88 34 8 .288 .324 .460 .272 26.8 2.5
3Eric Hosmer 671 98 31 1 25 94 66 104 6 1 .318 .385 .498 .302 35.1 3.6
4Lorenzo Cain 645 86 27 5 15 49 54 100 26 2 .300 .363 .440 .280 36.6 5.6
5Salvador Perez 499 57 24 1 27 80 17 95 1 0 .268 .297 .495 .259 19.5 0.7
6Mike Moustakas 598 75 24 0 38 85 34 94 0 0 .272 .314 .521 .275 26.3 1.9
7Alex Gordon 541 52 20 2 9 45 45 126 7 4 .208 .293 .315 .223 -8.8 -0.7
8Jorge Bonifacio 422 55 15 1 17 40 35 118 1 1 .255 .320 .432 .255 5.3 -0.5
9Brandon Moss 401 41 14 0 22 50 37 128 2 0 .207 .279 .428 .240 -4.5 -0.6
10Melky Cabrera 238 24 13 2 4 29 11 22 1 2 .269 .303 .399 .238 -0.3 -0.7
11Cheslor Cuthbert 153 10 7 0 2 18 9 39 0 0 .231 .275 .322 .221 -1.6 -0.1
12Jorge Soler 110 7 5 0 2 6 12 36 0 0 .144 .245 .258 .172 -8.6 -0.9
13Drew Butera 177 18 4 1 3 14 12 41 0 0 .227 .284 .319 .223 1.2 -0.6
14Ramon Torres 79 9 3 0 0 4 4 12 1 0 .243 .291 .284 .198 -3.5 -0.3
15Paulo Orlando 90 9 3 0 2 6 1 20 1 1 .198 .225 .302 .185 -3.9 -0.6
16Cameron Gallagher 27 2 1 0 1 5 3 4 0 0 .250 .333 .417 .244 0.4 0.0
17Raul Mondesi 60 4 1 0 1 3 3 22 5 2 .170 .214 .245 .162 -5.8 -0.6
18Christian Colon 19 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .123 -2.1 -0.1
19Terrance Gore 5 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 .000 .200 .000 .121 -0.4 -0.1
20Billy Burns 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .167 .167 .167 .116 -0.9 -0.1
21Eric Skoglund 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Jake Junis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.023 -0.4 -0.2
23Matt Strahm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Scott Alexander 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -0.4 -0.1
25Mike Minor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Brandon Maurer 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Chris Young 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Jason Vargas 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .168 0.2 0.1
29Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
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
39Jason Hammel 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.033 -1.4 -0.4
40Kevin McCarthy 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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
8Travis 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
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
10Matt 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
11Chris 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
12Samuel 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
13Onelki 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
14Luke 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
15Brian 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
16Scott 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
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
18Andres 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
19Mike 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
20Mike 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
21Kelvin 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
22Peter 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
23Ryan 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
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
25Neftali 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
26Kevin 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
27Joakim 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
28Seth 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
29Brandon 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


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