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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 09-19)
1 Detroit Tigers 85 68 .556 - 4.76 4.36 0.40 0.8 6
2 Kansas City Royals 83 69 .546 1.5 4.01 3.91 0.10 10.9 13
3 Cleveland Indians 79 74 .516 6.0 4.16 4.10 0.06 1.3 12
4 Chicago White Sox 70 83 .458 15.0 4.12 4.71 -0.59 2.5 19
5 Minnesota Twins 66 87 .431 19.0 4.41 4.83 -0.42 -3.0 18



2014 Rankings

83 Wins is tied for 9th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 2nd in division
69 Losses is tied for 7th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
.546 Win Pct is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.91 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.10 Diff/G is 11th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
10.9 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-20)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 4 4 .500 33 36 .257 .319 .393
Detroit Tigers 5 4 .556 43 36 .270 .329 .418
Kansas City Royals 5 4 .556 39 39 .269 .322 .397
Chicago White Sox 4 5 .444 38 43 .257 .314 .401
Minnesota Twins 4 5 .444 37 41 .256 .313 .394

Bottom offensive performers by SO

Terrance Gore
Terrance Gore

0 SO
Tim Collins
Tim Collins

0 SO
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

0 SO

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

25.9 VORP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

20.7 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

20.0 VORP

Hitters by SO ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Ascending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Terrance Gore 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 0.3 0.0
2Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Louis Coleman 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
8Lane Adams 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 -0.2 0.0
9Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .244 25.9 0.1
14Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .133 6.6 -0.1
15Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
16Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .164 11.4 -0.2
17Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 17.0 0.1
18Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
19Johnny Giavotella 38 6 1 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .200 .237 .314 .241 0.8 0.2
20Carlos Peguero 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .122 -0.7 -0.1
21Jayson Nix 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 -0.9 -0.1
22Erik Kratz 28 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .308 .321 .577 .294 2.1 0.2
23Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
24Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
25Raul Ibanez 86 6 3 1 2 5 8 16 0 0 .192 .267 .333 .220 -2.8 -0.2
26Josh Willingham 79 14 5 0 2 6 11 20 1 0 .258 .380 .424 .270 2.5 0.3
27Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
28Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
29Norichika Aoki 513 60 21 4 1 38 42 47 16 7 .284 .351 .354 .265 15.0 1.0
30Jarrod Dyson 280 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 35 7 .267 .321 .323 .239 6.7 1.4
31Omar Infante 541 47 19 3 6 64 29 62 9 3 .255 .293 .341 .234 3.1 -1.2
32Mike Moustakas 466 43 20 1 15 52 32 69 0 0 .214 .271 .371 .235 5.2 1.2
33Salvador Perez 572 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .261 .292 .402 .250 15.4 1.4
34Alcides Escobar 578 71 31 5 3 47 22 77 31 5 .275 .309 .368 .248 17.5 1.9
35Eric Hosmer 508 50 31 1 8 53 33 85 4 2 .266 .315 .388 .258 3.4 1.1
36Billy Butler 571 53 29 0 9 59 39 91 0 0 .264 .317 .372 .250 -3.9 -0.3
37Lorenzo Cain 468 50 27 4 5 50 24 102 25 4 .299 .338 .413 .266 15.3 2.4
38Alex Gordon 608 83 31 1 19 70 60 116 12 3 .268 .350 .436 .286 35.9 5.2

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 14 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56551 4.11 25.9 2.7
2Jason Vargas 11 10 0 29 29 183.0 9.49 1.87 6.25 0.89 3.59 3.74589 4.10 20.7 2.3
3Wade Davis 9 2 3 66 0 67.0 4.70 2.96 13.30 0.00 0.94 1.31445 1.62 20.0 2.2
4Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.62701 4.22 17.0 1.7
5Greg Holland 1 2 42 61 0 58.3 5.71 2.93 12.96 0.46 1.54 1.91598 2.48 13.2 1.5
6Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 65 0 64.0 6.89 3.38 7.73 0.00 1.55 2.69714 2.83 11.6 1.3
7Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70923 4.42 11.4 1.2
8Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36393 4.73 6.6 0.8
9Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 5 3 18.3 11.78 1.47 6.87 0.00 4.91 2.27754 3.81 2.9 0.3
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95027 4.42 2.1 0.2
11Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.01983 3.52 1.9 0.2
12Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.59854 4.92 1.7 0.2
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.87658 4.64 1.4 0.2
14Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.381014 1.78 1.3 0.1
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 9 0 11.0 12.27 4.09 4.09 0.00 5.73 3.60481 3.93 1.1 0.1
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65027 4.00 0.1 0.0
17Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65027 5.47 -0.2 0.0
18Tim Collins 0 3 0 19 0 18.3 8.35 4.91 4.91 0.49 3.93 4.73209 5.14 -1.0 -0.1
19Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80027 6.14 -1.5 -0.2
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1494 17.85 -1.7 -0.2
21Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1502 13.48 -3.1 -0.3
22Louis Coleman 1 0 0 28 0 30.7 11.15 4.99 5.58 1.76 6.16 6.21548 6.57 -4.9 -0.5
23Aaron Crow 6 1 3 65 0 57.7 8.12 3.59 5.15 1.56 4.06 5.45662 6.71 -8.7 -1.0

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Royals' Struggling Offense Adds Struggling Offensive PlayerCJ Wittmann2014-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Migration of the BackupsSam Miller2014-07-29
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This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Can't Retire the RoyalsNick Bacarella2014-06-18


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