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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 08-22)
1 Kansas City Royals 71 56 .559 - 4.16 3.89 0.27 9.5 9
2 Detroit Tigers 68 58 .540 2.5 4.57 4.36 0.21 0.1 6
3 Cleveland Indians 64 63 .504 7.0 4.31 4.21 0.10 -0.6 10
4 Chicago White Sox 59 69 .461 12.5 4.23 4.75 -0.52 2.3 20
5 Minnesota Twins 57 70 .449 14.0 4.31 4.57 -0.26 -2.7 18


2014 Rankings

71 Wins is tied for 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
56 Losses is 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.559 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.16 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.89 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.27 Diff/G is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
9.5 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 20 16 .556 165 144 .267 .327 .412
Cleveland Indians 17 18 .486 150 157 .257 .322 .396
Kansas City Royals 17 18 .486 151 155 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 15 19 .441 143 159 .252 .314 .401
Minnesota Twins 16 19 .457 142 159 .255 .312 .391

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Omar Infante
Omar Infante

-0.8 BWARP
Brett Hayes
Brett Hayes

-0.6 BWARP
Justin Maxwell
Justin Maxwell

-0.4 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by ERA

Wilking Rodriguez
Wilking Rodriguez

0.00 ERA
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

0.80 ERA
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

1.51 ERA

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Ascending
BWARP
1Omar Infante 451 44 18 3 6 57 24 50 6 2 .255 .293 .356 .235 2.8 -0.8
2Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
3Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .168 -2.1 -0.4
4Billy Butler 508 51 27 0 8 53 36 79 0 0 .279 .329 .390 .254 -2.5 -0.4
5Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .164 -1.2 -0.2
6Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 11.7 -0.2
7Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
8Raul Ibanez 67 6 3 1 2 5 4 11 0 0 .206 .254 .381 .223 -1.5 -0.1
9Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .131 7.7 0.0
10Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Louis Coleman 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
18Aaron Crow 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
20James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .246 23.1 0.0
21Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.6 0.0
22Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 17.0 0.1
23Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .271 1.2 0.2
24Erik Kratz 16 3 0 0 2 3 0 3 0 0 .400 .375 .800 .382 2.3 0.2
25Josh Willingham 35 8 4 0 2 6 2 11 1 0 .344 .400 .656 .332 2.5 0.3
26Christian Colon 31 6 4 1 0 3 2 2 1 0 .379 .419 .586 .334 3.8 0.4
27Norichika Aoki 426 54 16 4 1 31 35 40 15 5 .264 .333 .335 .249 8.9 0.5
28Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 -0.3 0.5
29Mike Moustakas 379 38 17 1 14 48 28 57 0 0 .205 .265 .382 .236 4.0 0.6
30Alcides Escobar 477 57 26 4 2 43 20 71 24 3 .280 .316 .370 .248 15.6 1.5
31Jarrod Dyson 236 28 2 4 1 19 19 38 28 4 .287 .343 .349 .255 9.3 1.7
32Salvador Perez 472 50 21 0 15 55 21 58 1 0 .265 .301 .413 .254 17.3 1.8
33Lorenzo Cain 376 39 24 3 3 41 18 84 19 3 .298 .335 .409 .259 9.7 2.0
34Alex Gordon 501 66 29 1 14 56 45 90 8 3 .282 .357 .446 .284 29.0 4.7

Pitchers by ERA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Ascending
ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66189 4.00 0.1 0.0
2Wade Davis 6 2 0 54 0 56.3 4.47 3.20 13.74 0.00 0.80 1.33348 1.47 18.4 2.0
3Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 54 0 53.7 6.71 3.86 7.71 0.00 1.51 2.90102 2.88 10.0 1.1
4Greg Holland 1 2 40 53 0 50.3 6.08 3.04 12.52 0.54 1.79 2.16851 2.62 11.5 1.3
5Jason Frasor 2 0 0 13 0 8.3 8.64 1.08 9.72 1.08 2.16 3.28189 3.67 0.9 0.1
6Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98006 4.39 0.2 0.0
7Danny Duffy 8 11 0 26 20 128.0 6.54 3.16 6.89 0.70 2.53 3.81814 4.48 11.7 1.3
8Jason Vargas 10 5 0 23 23 150.3 8.80 1.80 5.93 0.90 3.17 3.84038 4.25 16.7 1.8
9James Shields 12 6 0 27 27 178.3 9.24 1.82 7.22 0.96 3.28 3.71703 4.19 23.1 2.5
10Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.73854 4.28 17.0 1.7
11Scott Downs 0 1 0 12 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 2.61 0.87 3.48 5.0006 6.39 -1.2 -0.1
12Aaron Crow 6 1 2 57 0 49.3 8.21 3.47 5.29 1.64 3.65 5.51324 6.69 -6.6 -0.7
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 23 0 26.7 9.45 2.03 6.07 0.34 3.71 3.08689 3.71 4.2 0.5
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83497 5.13 -0.4 0.0
15Jeremy Guthrie 9 10 0 25 25 158.7 9.70 2.33 5.96 1.19 4.48 4.57995 4.78 7.7 0.9
16Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96188 4.35 2.7 0.3
17Bruce Chen 2 3 0 11 7 46.7 12.34 2.70 6.56 1.35 6.56 4.61903 4.79 3.3 0.4
18Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71573 6.58 -3.1 -0.3
19Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66189 5.33 -0.1 0.0
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1618 13.48 -3.0 -0.3
21Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.161 17.88 -1.6 -0.2

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