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2014 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 08-27)
1 Kansas City Royals 74 58 .561 - 4.12 3.86 0.26 10.5 9
2 Detroit Tigers 71 60 .542 2.5 4.66 4.44 0.22 0.5 6
3 Cleveland Indians 67 64 .511 6.5 4.31 4.18 0.13 -0.5 10
4 Chicago White Sox 60 72 .455 14.0 4.22 4.77 -0.55 1.7 19
5 Minnesota Twins 58 74 .439 16.0 4.33 4.65 -0.32 -3.3 18


2014 Rankings

74 Wins is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
58 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.561 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.12 RS/G is tied for 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.86 RA/G is tied for 12th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.26 Diff/G is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
10.5 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 17 13 .567 139 122 .268 .328 .413
Kansas City Royals 14 15 .483 126 128 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 13 16 .448 122 133 .253 .314 .399
Cleveland Indians 14 16 .467 126 134 .256 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 13 16 .448 119 132 .255 .313 .392

Bottom offensive performers by AVG

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

.000 AVG
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

.000 AVG
Tim Collins
Tim Collins

.000 AVG

Top pitching performers by BB9

Justin Marks
Justin Marks

13.50 BB9
Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

13.50 BB9
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

10.12 BB9

Hitters by AVG ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Ascending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 12.2 -0.2
12Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 6.3 -0.1
13Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
14Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
15Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
16Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
17Mike Moustakas 395 41 17 1 15 49 29 59 0 0 .208 .266 .385 .238 4.7 0.8
18Raul Ibanez 76 6 3 1 2 5 4 12 0 0 .208 .250 .361 .217 -2.2 -0.2
19Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.2 -0.2
20Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 16.2 0.1
21Omar Infante 463 44 18 3 6 59 24 50 6 2 .255 .292 .353 .235 2.6 -1.0
22Norichika Aoki 434 55 16 4 1 32 35 41 15 5 .264 .332 .333 .249 9.0 0.5
23Salvador Perez 487 50 22 1 15 57 21 61 1 0 .265 .300 .414 .256 18.3 1.8
24Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 0.2 0.6
25Alcides Escobar 495 60 26 4 2 43 20 71 25 3 .274 .309 .361 .244 13.9 1.3
26Billy Butler 527 53 27 0 9 56 36 82 0 0 .276 .326 .388 .255 -2.0 -0.1
27Alex Gordon 521 69 29 1 16 59 46 95 8 3 .281 .355 .451 .287 31.4 5.0
28Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
29Josh Willingham 44 8 4 0 2 6 4 13 1 0 .282 .364 .538 .284 0.3 0.0
30James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .246 21.1 0.1
31Jarrod Dyson 251 28 2 4 1 23 20 41 29 6 .291 .347 .350 .256 9.6 1.7
32Lorenzo Cain 391 42 24 3 3 41 19 87 21 3 .298 .335 .404 .260 10.1 2.0
33Christian Colon 37 6 4 1 0 3 3 3 2 0 .324 .378 .500 .315 3.6 0.4
34Erik Kratz 20 4 0 0 2 3 0 5 0 0 .368 .350 .684 .342 2.5 0.3

Pitchers by BB9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Descending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67448 5.40 -0.2 0.0
2Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1736 17.92 -1.7 -0.2
3Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1744 13.50 -3.0 -0.3
4Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72832 6.60 -3.3 -0.4
5Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84756 5.14 -0.6 -0.1
6Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67448 4.01 0.1 0.0
7Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97448 4.38 2.5 0.3
8Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 55 0 55.0 6.71 3.76 7.85 0.00 1.47 2.84721 2.81 10.5 1.2
9Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.49266 6.62 -6.9 -0.8
10Scott Downs 0 1 0 12 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 2.61 0.87 3.48 5.01319 6.38 -1.2 -0.1
11Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.75114 4.28 16.2 1.6
12Danny Duffy 8 11 0 27 21 134.7 6.48 3.14 6.82 0.67 2.47 3.78339 4.44 12.2 1.3
13Wade Davis 8 2 0 56 0 58.3 4.32 3.09 13.42 0.00 0.77 1.37448 1.54 18.3 2.0
14Greg Holland 1 2 40 54 0 51.3 6.14 2.98 12.80 0.53 1.75 2.08357 2.52 11.9 1.3
15Bruce Chen 2 3 0 12 7 47.3 12.17 2.66 6.65 1.33 6.46 4.56885 4.75 3.2 0.4
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.99265 4.41 0.1 0.0
17Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 26 26 166.7 9.50 2.27 5.78 1.19 4.32 4.59648 4.82 6.3 0.7
18Jason Vargas 10 6 0 24 24 156.3 9.10 1.96 5.87 0.86 3.17 3.86531 4.27 15.9 1.7
19Jason Frasor 2 0 0 14 0 9.3 7.71 1.93 8.68 0.96 1.93 3.60305 4.07 0.6 0.1
20Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 24 0 28.3 9.85 1.91 5.72 0.64 4.13 3.56271 4.20 3.0 0.3
21James Shields 12 7 0 28 28 185.0 9.39 1.90 7.10 1.02 3.45 3.86637 4.32 21.1 2.2
22Liam Hendriks 0 0 0 1 1 7.0 5.14 0.00 6.43 0.00 1.29 1.74591 2.46 1.9 0.2

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