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



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: 09-20)
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

Bottom offensive performers by BB

Terrance Gore
Terrance Gore

0 BB
Carlos Peguero
Carlos Peguero

0 BB
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

0 BB

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

25.9 VORP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

20.7 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

20.0 VORP

Hitters by BB ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Ascending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 0.3 0.0
2Carlos Peguero 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .122 -0.7 -0.1
3Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .164 11.4 -0.2
4Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
7Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Lane Adams 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 -0.2 0.0
12Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 17.0 0.1
14Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .133 6.6 -0.1
16James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .244 25.9 0.1
17Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
19Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Jayson Nix 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 -0.9 -0.1
21Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
22Erik Kratz 28 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .308 .321 .577 .294 2.1 0.2
23Johnny Giavotella 38 6 1 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .200 .237 .314 .241 0.8 0.2
24Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
25Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
26Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
27Raul Ibanez 86 6 3 1 2 5 8 16 0 0 .192 .267 .333 .220 -2.8 -0.2
28Josh Willingham 79 14 5 0 2 6 11 20 1 0 .258 .380 .424 .270 2.5 0.3
29Jarrod Dyson 280 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 35 7 .267 .321 .323 .239 6.7 1.4
30Salvador Perez 572 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .261 .292 .402 .250 15.4 1.4
31Alcides Escobar 578 71 31 5 3 47 22 77 31 5 .275 .309 .368 .248 17.5 1.9
32Lorenzo Cain 468 50 27 4 5 50 24 102 25 4 .299 .338 .413 .266 15.3 2.4
33Omar Infante 541 47 19 3 6 64 29 62 9 3 .255 .293 .341 .234 3.1 -1.2
34Mike Moustakas 466 43 20 1 15 52 32 69 0 0 .214 .271 .371 .235 5.2 1.2
35Eric Hosmer 508 50 31 1 8 53 33 85 4 2 .266 .315 .388 .258 3.4 1.1
36Billy Butler 571 53 29 0 9 59 39 91 0 0 .264 .317 .372 .250 -3.9 -0.3
37Norichika Aoki 513 60 21 4 1 38 42 47 16 7 .284 .351 .354 .265 15.0 1.0
38Alex Gordon 608 83 31 1 19 70 60 116 12 3 .268 .350 .436 .286 35.9 5.2

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1James Shields 14 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56551 4.11 25.9 2.7
2Jason Vargas 11 10 0 29 29 183.0 9.49 1.87 6.25 0.89 3.59 3.74589 4.10 20.7 2.3
3Wade Davis 9 2 3 66 0 67.0 4.70 2.96 13.30 0.00 0.94 1.31445 1.62 20.0 2.2
4Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.62701 4.22 17.0 1.7
5Greg Holland 1 2 42 61 0 58.3 5.71 2.93 12.96 0.46 1.54 1.91598 2.48 13.2 1.5
6Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 65 0 64.0 6.89 3.38 7.73 0.00 1.55 2.69714 2.83 11.6 1.3
7Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70923 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 4.36393 4.73 6.6 0.8
9Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 5 3 18.3 11.78 1.47 6.87 0.00 4.91 2.27754 3.81 2.9 0.3
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95027 4.42 2.1 0.2
11Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.01983 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 4.59854 4.92 1.7 0.2
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.87658 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 0.381014 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 3.60481 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 3.65027 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 5.65027 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 4.73209 5.14 -1.0 -0.1
19Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80027 6.14 -1.5 -0.2
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1494 17.85 -1.7 -0.2
21Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1502 13.48 -3.1 -0.3
22Louis Coleman 1 0 0 28 0 30.7 11.15 4.99 5.58 1.76 6.16 6.21548 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 5.45662 6.71 -8.7 -1.0

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessThe View from the Loge Level: Missed Your OctoberDaron Sutton2014-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessMoonshot: On Regressing DefenseRobert Arthur2014-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Danny Duffy's BestieR.J. Anderson2014-08-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Royals' Struggling Offense Adds Struggling Offensive PlayerR.J. Anderson2014-08-13
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
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Book Review: The Art of ScoutingR.J. Anderson2014-07-10
Moonshot: Dale Sveum and the Royals RemedyRobert Arthur2014-06-24
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Can't Retire the RoyalsNick Bacarella2014-06-18


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