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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 07-26)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 44 .564 - 4.70 4.27 0.43 6.5 3
2 Kansas City Royals 53 50 .515 5.0 4.01 3.95 0.06 1.5 12
3 Cleveland Indians 51 53 .490 7.5 4.42 4.43 -0.01 -1.0 11
4 Chicago White Sox 51 54 .486 8.0 4.30 4.45 -0.15 -1.5 17
5 Minnesota Twins 46 57 .447 12.0 4.12 4.53 -0.41 -5.5 21


2014 Rankings

53 Wins is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
50 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.515 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.95 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.06 Diff/G is 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
1.5 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 34 26 .567 280 244 .268 .329 .416
Cleveland Indians 28 29 .491 252 252 .257 .327 .401
Kansas City Royals 28 30 .483 249 260 .271 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 25 31 .446 237 262 .251 .316 .401
Minnesota Twins 26 32 .448 241 269 .254 .315 .395

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Brett Hayes
Brett Hayes

-0.6 BWARP
Omar Infante
Omar Infante

-0.6 BWARP
Billy Butler
Billy Butler

-0.5 BWARP

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

18.9 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

13.0 VORP
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

11.0 VORP

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
1Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
2Omar Infante 352 33 12 3 5 49 21 37 4 2 .265 .307 .368 .244 4.6 -0.6
3Billy Butler 410 38 20 0 5 40 31 70 0 0 .268 .322 .363 .245 -4.8 -0.5
4Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
5Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
6Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
7Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .402 11.0 -0.1
8Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .070 0.9 -0.1
9Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .221 -0.8 0.0
10Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Tim Collins 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
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
19James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 18.9 0.1
20Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
21Danny Valencia 118 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .284 .331 .385 .275 1.5 0.2
22Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .405 10.0 0.2
23Norichika Aoki 338 39 13 3 0 17 27 33 8 4 .262 .329 .325 .247 6.8 0.4
24Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.6 0.7
25Jarrod Dyson 193 21 1 3 1 13 15 31 19 4 .273 .330 .331 .242 4.2 0.9
26Mike Moustakas 297 30 12 1 13 40 25 49 0 0 .198 .264 .396 .248 6.0 1.0
27Alcides Escobar 391 45 26 2 2 30 16 59 22 2 .278 .314 .377 .252 13.9 1.1
28Lorenzo Cain 309 31 18 3 3 37 14 68 14 3 .297 .333 .410 .257 7.3 1.5
29Salvador Perez 381 42 17 0 12 38 19 43 1 0 .284 .325 .432 .271 21.9 2.3
30Alex Gordon 407 50 25 0 9 45 40 72 7 2 .273 .354 .418 .277 22.7 3.6

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 9 5 0 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.71373 4.23 18.9 2.0
2Wade Davis 6 2 0 42 0 44.7 3.83 3.83 13.50 0.00 1.01 1.64018 1.87 13.0 1.4
3Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.83375 4.19 11.0 1.2
4Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86432 4.54 10.0 0.9
5Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12256 4.53 10.0 1.1
6Greg Holland 1 2 27 40 0 38.7 6.28 2.56 13.50 0.70 1.86 2.02463 2.52 9.0 1.0
7Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 44.0 7.36 3.68 6.95 0.00 1.84 2.98075 2.83 8.3 0.9
8Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 16 0 21.3 7.59 2.53 7.17 0.00 2.11 2.41256 2.63 5.4 0.6
9Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.58312 4.13 4.6 0.5
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96256 4.36 2.7 0.3
11Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87469 5.12 0.9 0.2
12Jason Frasor 0 0 0 4 0 1.3 0.00 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.66253 1.99 0.2 0.0
13Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98074 4.45 0.2 0.0
14Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66256 4.03 0.1 0.0
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66256 5.23 -0.1 0.0
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83564 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 9 0 8.0 6.75 4.50 3.38 1.12 3.38 5.53756 6.99 -1.3 -0.1
18Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1617 17.45 -1.6 -0.2
19Aaron Crow 5 1 2 47 0 43.3 7.06 3.32 5.19 1.04 2.49 4.61641 5.63 -2.3 -0.3
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1625 13.35 -2.9 -0.3
21Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.7164 6.55 -3.2 -0.4

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