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2014 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct
Sorted Descending
GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 09-15)
1 Minnesota Twins 63 87 .420 21.0 4.39 4.85 -0.46 -3.8 22
1 Chicago White Sox 68 82 .453 16.0 4.11 4.71 -0.60 1.7 21
1 Cleveland Indians 76 73 .510 7.5 4.19 4.16 0.03 0.7 12
1 Kansas City Royals 82 67 .550 1.5 4.01 3.87 0.14 10.8 11
1 Detroit Tigers 84 66 .560 - 4.74 4.36 0.38 1.6 5



2014 Rankings

82 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
67 Losses is tied for 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.550 Win Pct is 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.14 Diff/G is 11th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
10.8 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: 09-16)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 7 5 .583 56 49 .270 .329 .418
Chicago White Sox 6 6 .500 51 55 .257 .314 .401
Cleveland Indians 6 6 .500 50 54 .257 .320 .393
Kansas City Royals 6 6 .500 52 52 .268 .322 .397
Minnesota Twins 5 7 .417 49 55 .256 .313 .393

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

5.3 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.4 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

1.5 BWARP

Top pitching performers by PWARP

James Shields
James Shields

2.8 PWARP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

2.2 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 597 81 31 1 19 68 58 112 11 3 .270 .352 .442 .287 35.4 5.3
2Lorenzo Cain 456 49 27 4 4 47 23 100 25 4 .297 .336 .407 .263 14.0 2.4
3Alcides Escobar 565 67 31 5 2 46 21 76 30 4 .273 .305 .362 .245 15.4 1.5
4Jarrod Dyson 275 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .272 .327 .329 .243 7.4 1.5
5Salvador Perez 561 54 27 1 16 65 21 74 1 0 .260 .291 .404 .251 15.9 1.5
6Mike Moustakas 459 43 20 1 15 51 32 69 0 0 .212 .271 .372 .235 4.7 1.3
7Eric Hosmer 499 50 30 1 8 53 32 85 4 2 .266 .315 .389 .257 2.9 1.0
8Norichika Aoki 500 58 20 4 1 37 41 47 15 7 .271 .340 .341 .256 11.3 0.4
9Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
10Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .315 2.4 0.3
11Josh Willingham 73 13 5 0 2 6 9 17 1 0 .274 .384 .452 .276 2.0 0.2
12Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .274 1.4 0.2
13James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .240 26.6 0.1
14Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .238 15.8 0.1
15Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
16Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Louis Coleman 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
27Terrance Gore 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
29Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
30Jayson Nix 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .016 -0.8 -0.1
31Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .131 7.2 -0.1
32Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
33Raul Ibanez 84 6 3 1 2 5 8 14 0 0 .197 .274 .342 .225 -2.3 -0.2
34Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 11.7 -0.2
35Billy Butler 566 53 28 0 9 59 39 89 0 0 .265 .318 .372 .250 -3.8 -0.3
36Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -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 531 47 19 3 6 63 26 61 9 3 .258 .293 .345 .233 3.0 -1.3

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 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56075 4.10 26.6 2.8
2Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.76332 4.10 20.3 2.2
3Wade Davis 9 2 3 64 0 65.3 4.41 2.89 13.22 0.00 0.69 1.30878 1.55 19.8 2.2
4Yordano Ventura 12 10 0 28 27 165.0 8.35 3.38 7.64 0.71 3.27 3.67278 4.27 15.8 1.6
5Greg Holland 1 2 42 60 0 57.3 5.81 2.98 13.03 0.47 1.57 1.92458 2.48 13.1 1.4
6Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 64 0 63.3 6.68 3.27 7.82 0.00 1.28 2.64025 2.75 12.1 1.3
7Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70447 4.41 11.7 1.3
8Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.35917 4.70 7.2 0.8
9Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.94551 4.40 2.2 0.2
10Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 3 2 13.3 10.12 1.35 6.07 0.00 4.05 2.47051 3.83 2.1 0.2
11Jason Frasor 3 0 0 20 0 14.7 7.98 2.45 9.20 0.61 1.84 3.00915 3.40 2.0 0.2
12Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.59379 4.88 1.9 0.2
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 28 0 31.3 10.05 2.01 5.46 0.86 4.31 3.94338 4.74 1.2 0.1
14Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 0.418263 2.04 1.0 0.1
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 7 0 9.7 10.24 4.66 3.72 0.00 2.79 3.86965 4.39 0.4 0.0
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.64551 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 5.64551 5.44 -0.2 0.0
18Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.81859 5.14 -0.9 -0.1
19Scott Downs 0 2 0 15 0 12.7 7.82 3.55 2.13 0.71 3.55 4.88235 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 21.1446 17.84 -1.7 -0.2
21Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1454 13.44 -3.1 -0.3
22Louis Coleman 1 0 0 26 0 28.0 11.25 5.14 5.79 1.61 6.43 6.00265 6.17 -3.5 -0.4
23Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.52786 6.82 -9.0 -1.0

BP Articles

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