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2014 Standings

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American League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB
Sorted Descending
RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 09-16)
1 Detroit Tigers 84 67 .556 - 4.73 4.36 0.37 1.4 6
1 Minnesota Twins 64 87 .424 20.0 4.38 4.84 -0.46 -3.6 21
1 Cleveland Indians 77 73 .513 6.5 4.19 4.15 0.04 1.2 11
1 Chicago White Sox 69 82 .457 15.0 4.13 4.72 -0.59 1.9 19
1 Kansas City Royals 82 68 .547 1.5 4.01 3.89 0.12 10.7 12



2014 Rankings

82 Wins is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
68 Losses is tied for 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.547 Win Pct is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.89 RA/G is tied for 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.12 Diff/G is 11th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
10.7 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: 09-17)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 6 5 .545 51 45 .270 .329 .418
Chicago White Sox 5 6 .455 46 52 .257 .314 .402
Cleveland Indians 5 6 .455 46 49 .257 .320 .394
Kansas City Royals 5 6 .455 48 48 .268 .322 .397
Minnesota Twins 5 6 .455 45 51 .256 .313 .393

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

5.3 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.3 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

1.8 BWARP

Top pitching performers by PWARP

James Shields
James Shields

2.8 PWARP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

2.2 PWARP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

2.1 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 602 82 31 1 19 70 59 114 12 3 .270 .352 .440 .287 36.0 5.3
2Lorenzo Cain 461 49 27 4 4 47 24 101 25 4 .295 .334 .404 .262 13.3 2.3
3Alcides Escobar 570 69 31 5 2 46 22 76 31 4 .275 .308 .363 .246 16.7 1.8
4Jarrod Dyson 279 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .268 .322 .324 .240 6.7 1.5
5Salvador Perez 566 55 27 1 16 65 22 76 1 0 .258 .290 .401 .249 15.5 1.4
6Mike Moustakas 462 43 20 1 15 52 32 69 0 0 .213 .271 .372 .236 4.9 1.2
7Eric Hosmer 504 50 30 1 8 53 33 85 4 2 .266 .315 .387 .257 3.0 1.0
8Norichika Aoki 505 59 20 4 1 38 41 47 16 7 .277 .345 .346 .259 12.8 0.6
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 74 13 5 0 2 6 9 18 1 0 .270 .378 .444 .272 1.8 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 .241 26.6 0.1
14Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.7 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
29Jayson Nix 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .016 -0.7 -0.1
30Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
31Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 7.1 -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 .163 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 .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 535 47 19 3 6 64 28 62 9 3 .257 .294 .344 .235 3.7 -1.2

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 3.56794 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 3.77051 4.11 20.3 2.2
3Wade Davis 9 2 3 65 0 66.0 4.50 3.00 13.23 0.00 0.82 1.34966 1.66 19.3 2.1
4Yordano Ventura 12 10 0 28 27 165.0 8.35 3.38 7.64 0.71 3.27 3.67997 4.27 15.7 1.6
5Greg Holland 1 2 42 60 0 57.3 5.81 2.98 13.03 0.47 1.57 1.93176 2.49 13.0 1.4
6Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 65 0 64.0 6.89 3.38 7.73 0.00 1.55 2.69957 2.82 11.8 1.3
7Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.71166 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 4.36635 4.71 7.1 0.8
9Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 4 3 16.3 12.12 1.65 6.61 0.00 5.51 2.418 3.98 2.4 0.3
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95269 4.40 2.2 0.2
11Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02226 3.51 1.9 0.2
12Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60097 4.89 1.9 0.2
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.87901 4.61 1.5 0.2
14Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.383442 1.77 1.3 0.1
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 8 0 10.3 9.58 4.35 3.48 0.00 2.61 3.83012 4.32 0.5 0.1
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65269 3.99 0.1 0.0
17Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65269 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 4.82577 5.15 -0.9 -0.1
19Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.8027 6.11 -1.5 -0.2
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1518 17.85 -1.7 -0.2
21Louis Coleman 1 0 0 27 0 29.7 10.92 4.85 5.76 1.52 6.07 5.78191 6.00 -3.1 -0.3
22Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1526 13.43 -3.1 -0.3
23Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.53505 6.82 -8.9 -1.0

BP Articles

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