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2014 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB
Sorted Ascending
RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 09-20)
1 Kansas City Royals 83 70 .542 2.5 3.99 3.91 0.08 10.1 13
1 Chicago White Sox 70 84 .455 16.0 4.10 4.70 -0.60 2.3 20
1 Cleveland Indians 80 74 .519 6.0 4.18 4.10 0.08 1.6 10
1 Minnesota Twins 66 88 .429 20.0 4.40 4.84 -0.44 -3.3 19
1 Detroit Tigers 86 68 .558 - 4.75 4.34 0.41 1.6 6



2014 Rankings

83 Wins is tied for 9th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 2nd in division
70 Losses is tied for 7th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
.542 Win Pct is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
3.99 RS/G is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 5th in division
3.91 RA/G is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 1st in division
0.08 Diff/G is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, tied for 2nd in division
10.1 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-21)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 5 3 .625 37 32 .270 .329 .418
Chicago White Sox 4 4 .500 34 35 .256 .314 .401
Cleveland Indians 3 4 .429 29 31 .257 .319 .393
Kansas City Royals 4 4 .500 34 35 .269 .322 .397
Minnesota Twins 4 4 .500 33 37 .256 .313 .393

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

5.1 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.4 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

2.2 BWARP

Top pitching performers by PWARP

James Shields
James Shields

2.8 PWARP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

2.3 PWARP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

2.2 PWARP

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Alex Gordon 612 83 31 1 19 70 60 118 12 3 .266 .348 .433 .284 35.1 5.1
2Lorenzo Cain 468 50 27 4 5 50 24 102 25 4 .299 .338 .413 .266 15.4 2.4
3Alcides Escobar 583 71 32 5 3 48 22 77 31 5 .280 .313 .374 .252 20.0 2.2
4Jarrod Dyson 284 32 4 4 1 24 21 49 35 7 .275 .327 .333 .245 8.3 1.6
5Salvador Perez 576 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .262 .293 .403 .251 15.4 1.4
6Mike Moustakas 470 43 20 1 15 52 33 69 1 0 .212 .271 .368 .235 5.0 1.2
7Eric Hosmer 512 50 32 1 8 54 33 86 4 2 .268 .316 .391 .259 4.2 1.1
8Norichika Aoki 518 60 21 4 1 38 42 47 16 7 .282 .349 .351 .263 14.3 0.9
9Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
10Erik Kratz 28 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .308 .321 .577 .295 2.1 0.2
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
12Johnny Giavotella 38 6 1 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .200 .237 .314 .241 0.8 0.2
13Josh Willingham 83 14 5 0 2 6 11 23 1 0 .243 .361 .400 .256 1.5 0.2
14James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .242 26.4 0.2
15Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 16.9 0.1
16Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 0.3 0.0
17Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Lane Adams 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 -0.1 0.0
28Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
29Carlos Peguero 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .122 -0.7 -0.1
30Jayson Nix 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 -0.9 -0.1
31Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 6.5 -0.1
32Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
33Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.4 -0.2
34Raul Ibanez 87 6 3 1 2 5 8 16 0 0 .190 .264 .329 .218 -2.9 -0.3
35Billy Butler 571 53 29 0 9 59 39 91 0 0 .264 .317 .372 .250 -3.8 -0.3
36Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
37Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
38Omar Infante 545 47 19 3 6 64 29 62 9 3 .253 .293 .339 .232 2.4 -1.4

Pitchers by PWARP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP
Sorted Descending
PWARP
1James Shields 14 8 0 33 33 221.0 8.92 1.71 7.17 0.90 3.18 3.57312 4.11 26.4 2.8
2Jason Vargas 11 10 0 29 29 183.0 9.49 1.87 6.25 0.89 3.59 3.74793 4.10 20.6 2.3
3Wade Davis 9 2 3 67 0 68.0 4.63 2.91 13.37 0.00 0.93 1.28465 1.62 20.3 2.2
4Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.62905 4.22 16.9 1.7
5Greg Holland 1 2 42 61 0 58.3 5.71 2.93 12.96 0.46 1.54 1.91802 2.48 13.2 1.5
6Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 66 0 65.3 6.89 3.31 7.71 0.00 1.52 2.67781 2.86 11.7 1.3
7Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.71126 4.42 11.4 1.2
8Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36596 4.73 6.5 0.8
9Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 5 3 18.3 11.78 1.47 6.87 0.00 4.91 2.27957 3.81 2.8 0.3
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.9523 4.42 2.0 0.2
11Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02187 3.52 1.9 0.2
12Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60058 4.92 1.6 0.2
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.87862 4.64 1.4 0.2
14Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.38305 1.78 1.3 0.1
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 9 0 11.0 12.27 4.09 4.09 0.00 5.73 3.60685 3.93 1.1 0.1
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.6523 4.00 0.1 0.0
17Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.6523 5.47 -0.2 0.0
18Tim Collins 0 3 0 19 0 18.3 8.35 4.91 4.91 0.49 3.93 4.73412 5.13 -1.0 -0.1
19Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80231 6.13 -1.5 -0.2
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1514 17.87 -1.7 -0.2
21Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1522 13.49 -3.1 -0.3
22Louis Coleman 1 0 0 28 0 30.7 11.15 4.99 5.58 1.76 6.16 6.21752 6.57 -4.9 -0.5
23Aaron Crow 6 1 3 65 0 57.7 8.12 3.59 5.15 1.56 4.06 5.45866 6.71 -8.7 -1.0

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Royals' Struggling Offense Adds Struggling Offensive PlayerCJ Wittmann2014-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Migration of the BackupsSam Miller2014-07-29
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This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Can't Retire the RoyalsNick Bacarella2014-06-18


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