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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: 08-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 17 14 .548 143 126 .268 .328 .414
Kansas City Royals 15 15 .500 131 132 .268 .322 .394
Cleveland Indians 15 16 .484 131 139 .257 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 14 16 .467 123 137 .255 .312 .391
Chicago White Sox 13 17 .433 126 143 .253 .314 .399

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Omar Infante
Omar Infante

-1.0 BWARP
Brett Hayes
Brett Hayes

-0.6 BWARP
Justin Maxwell
Justin Maxwell

-0.4 BWARP

Top pitching performers by GS

James Shields
James Shields

28 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

26 GS
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

24 GS

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 463 44 18 3 6 59 24 50 6 2 .255 .292 .353 .234 2.3 -1.0
2Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
3Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .168 -2.1 -0.4
4Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 12.4 -0.2
5Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.2 -0.2
6Billy Butler 523 52 27 0 9 54 36 82 0 0 .276 .327 .389 .254 -2.2 -0.2
7Raul Ibanez 73 6 3 1 2 5 4 12 0 0 .203 .247 .362 .216 -2.2 -0.2
8Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
9Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 6.6 -0.1
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
17Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Jason Frasor 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
20Josh Willingham 44 8 4 0 2 6 4 13 1 0 .282 .364 .538 .283 0.3 0.0
21Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
22Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 16.5 0.1
23James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .246 21.5 0.1
24Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
25Erik Kratz 20 4 0 0 2 3 0 5 0 0 .368 .350 .684 .341 2.5 0.3
26Christian Colon 34 6 4 1 0 3 3 3 2 0 .355 .412 .548 .323 3.6 0.4
27Norichika Aoki 430 54 16 4 1 31 35 41 15 5 .261 .330 .332 .248 8.5 0.4
28Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 0.0 0.5
29Mike Moustakas 392 40 17 1 15 49 29 59 0 0 .207 .266 .385 .238 4.8 0.8
30Alcides Escobar 491 59 26 4 2 43 20 71 24 3 .274 .310 .362 .244 13.3 1.2
31Jarrod Dyson 248 28 2 4 1 22 20 40 29 6 .291 .347 .350 .255 9.7 1.7
32Salvador Perez 483 50 22 0 15 55 21 59 1 0 .263 .298 .409 .253 17.1 1.7
33Lorenzo Cain 390 41 24 3 3 41 19 87 20 3 .299 .336 .405 .260 9.9 2.0
34Alex Gordon 517 68 29 1 16 59 45 94 8 3 .283 .356 .454 .287 31.4 5.1

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1James Shields 12 7 0 28 28 185.0 9.39 1.90 7.10 1.02 3.45 3.86303 4.33 21.5 2.2
2Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 26 26 166.7 9.50 2.27 5.78 1.19 4.32 4.59314 4.82 6.6 0.8
3Jason Vargas 10 6 0 24 24 156.3 9.10 1.96 5.87 0.86 3.17 3.86197 4.27 16.3 1.8
4Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.7478 4.28 16.5 1.7
5Danny Duffy 8 11 0 27 21 134.7 6.48 3.14 6.82 0.67 2.47 3.78005 4.44 12.4 1.4
6Bruce Chen 2 3 0 12 7 47.3 12.17 2.66 6.65 1.33 6.46 4.56551 4.76 3.3 0.4
7Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.171 13.49 -3.0 -0.3
8Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 55 0 55.0 6.71 3.76 7.85 0.00 1.47 2.84387 2.81 10.6 1.2
9Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97114 4.38 2.6 0.3
10Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 24 0 28.3 9.85 1.91 5.72 0.64 4.13 3.55938 4.21 3.0 0.3
11Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.48932 6.62 -6.8 -0.7
12Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1702 17.87 -1.6 -0.2
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72498 6.61 -3.2 -0.4
14Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67114 5.41 -0.1 0.0
15Scott Downs 0 1 0 12 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 2.61 0.87 3.48 5.00986 6.39 -1.2 -0.1
16Wade Davis 7 2 0 55 0 57.3 4.40 3.14 13.50 0.00 0.78 1.37463 1.52 18.3 2.0
17Greg Holland 1 2 40 53 0 50.3 6.08 3.04 12.52 0.54 1.79 2.17776 2.63 11.3 1.2
18Jason Frasor 2 0 0 14 0 9.3 7.71 1.93 8.68 0.96 1.93 3.59971 4.07 0.6 0.1
19Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98932 4.42 0.1 0.0
20Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67114 4.02 0.1 0.0
21Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84422 5.15 -0.5 -0.1

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