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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 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 HR

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

0 HR
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0 HR
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

0 HR

Top pitching performers by PWARP

James Shields
James Shields

2.2 PWARP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

2.0 PWARP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

1.7 PWARP

Hitters by HR ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Ascending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

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

Pitchers by PWARP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP
Sorted Descending
PWARP
1James 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
2Wade 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
3Jason 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
4Yordano 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
5Danny 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
6Greg 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
7Kelvin 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
8Jeremy 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
9Bruce 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
10Francisley 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
11Michael 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
12Liam 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
13Jason 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
14Casey 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
15Wilking 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
16Justin 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
17Tim 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
18Scott 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
19Donnie 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
20Aaron 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
21Louis 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
22Aaron 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

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Book Review: The Art of ScoutingR.J. Anderson2014-07-10
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