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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 08-29)
1 Kansas City Royals 74 60 .552 - 4.10 3.93 0.17 10.1 10
2 Detroit Tigers 73 60 .549 0.5 4.66 4.39 0.27 1.2 6
3 Cleveland Indians 69 64 .519 4.5 4.31 4.14 0.17 -0.2 9
4 Chicago White Sox 60 74 .448 14.0 4.18 4.78 -0.60 1.1 21
5 Minnesota Twins 59 75 .440 15.0 4.36 4.69 -0.33 -3.0 18


2014 Rankings

74 Wins is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
60 Losses is tied for 6th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, tied for 1st in division
.552 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.10 RS/G is tied for 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.93 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.17 Diff/G is tied for 11th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, tied for 2nd in division
10.1 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 16 13 .552 135 118 .269 .328 .414
Kansas City Royals 14 14 .500 121 123 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 13 15 .464 118 129 .253 .314 .399
Cleveland Indians 14 15 .483 122 130 .256 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 13 15 .464 114 128 .255 .312 .391

Bottom offensive performers by SLG

Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

.000 SLG
Wilking Rodriguez
Wilking Rodriguez

.000 SLG
Francisley Bueno
Francisley Bueno

.000 SLG

Top pitching performers by BB9

Justin Marks
Justin Marks

13.50 BB9
Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

13.50 BB9
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

10.12 BB9

Hitters by SLG ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Ascending
SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 6.6 -0.1
12Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 12.0 -0.2
13Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
14Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
15Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
16Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 16.0 0.1
17Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.1 -0.2
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
19Norichika Aoki 443 55 16 4 1 32 36 41 15 5 .263 .332 .332 .250 8.7 0.4
20Jarrod Dyson 253 28 2 4 1 23 20 41 29 6 .289 .344 .347 .254 9.4 1.6
21Omar Infante 463 44 18 3 6 59 24 50 6 2 .255 .292 .353 .235 2.7 -1.0
22Raul Ibanez 76 6 3 1 2 5 4 12 0 0 .208 .250 .361 .218 -2.1 -0.2
23Alcides Escobar 505 62 26 5 2 44 20 71 26 3 .279 .313 .368 .247 16.1 1.6
24Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .252 0.3 0.6
25Mike Moustakas 404 41 17 1 15 49 30 59 0 0 .207 .268 .380 .238 5.1 0.9
26Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .273 1.2 0.2
27Billy Butler 537 53 27 0 9 57 38 83 0 0 .277 .330 .388 .256 -1.0 0.0
28Lorenzo Cain 400 43 24 3 3 41 20 87 23 3 .299 .338 .404 .261 11.6 2.1
29Salvador Perez 496 50 22 1 15 58 21 61 1 0 .264 .298 .411 .255 18.7 1.9
30James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .244 20.8 0.1
31Christian Colon 46 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.3 0.4
32Alex Gordon 531 71 29 1 17 61 46 97 8 3 .279 .352 .452 .286 31.7 4.8
33Josh Willingham 53 8 4 0 2 6 7 15 1 0 .267 .377 .489 .277 0.1 0.0
34Erik Kratz 20 4 0 0 2 3 0 5 0 0 .368 .350 .684 .343 2.5 0.3

Pitchers by BB9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Descending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67541 5.40 -0.2 0.0
2Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1745 17.86 -1.7 -0.2
3Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1753 13.50 -3.0 -0.3
4Louis Coleman 1 0 0 21 0 22.7 12.31 5.56 6.35 1.99 7.15 6.61658 6.51 -3.3 -0.4
5Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84849 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
6Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67541 4.02 0.1 0.0
7Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97541 4.39 2.5 0.3
8Scott Downs 0 1 0 13 0 11.3 6.35 3.97 2.38 0.79 3.18 5.11659 6.34 -1.4 -0.1
9Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 56 0 56.0 6.59 3.70 7.88 0.00 1.45 2.81827 2.80 10.7 1.2
10Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.49359 6.63 -7.0 -0.8
11Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.75207 4.28 16.0 1.6
12Danny Duffy 8 11 0 27 21 134.7 6.48 3.14 6.82 0.67 2.47 3.78432 4.44 12.0 1.3
13Greg Holland 1 2 40 55 0 52.3 6.02 3.10 12.55 0.52 1.72 2.16267 2.55 11.8 1.3
14Wade Davis 8 2 0 56 0 58.3 4.32 3.09 13.42 0.00 0.77 1.37541 1.55 18.3 2.0
15Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.62368 4.84 2.7 0.3
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.99358 4.42 0.1 0.0
17Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 27 27 172.7 9.64 2.29 5.84 1.15 4.43 4.52483 4.79 6.6 0.8
18James Shields 12 7 0 28 28 185.0 9.39 1.90 7.10 1.02 3.45 3.8673 4.33 20.8 2.2
19Jason Vargas 10 7 0 25 25 162.3 9.31 1.89 5.93 0.83 3.27 3.7791 4.02 21.0 2.3
20Jason Frasor 2 0 0 15 0 9.7 7.45 1.86 8.38 0.93 1.86 3.5892 4.08 0.6 0.1
21Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 26 0 30.0 9.90 1.80 5.70 0.90 4.50 3.90874 4.65 1.7 0.2
22Liam Hendriks 0 0 0 1 1 7.0 5.14 0.00 6.43 0.00 1.29 1.74684 2.47 1.9 0.2

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