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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 08-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 74 59 .556 - 4.13 3.92 0.21 10.3 10
2 Detroit Tigers 72 60 .545 1.5 4.64 4.42 0.22 0.8 6
3 Cleveland Indians 68 64 .515 5.5 4.30 4.16 0.14 -0.3 9
4 Chicago White Sox 60 73 .451 14.0 4.20 4.76 -0.56 1.6 21
5 Minnesota Twins 59 74 .444 15.0 4.38 4.65 -0.27 -3.1 18


2014 Rankings

74 Wins is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
59 Losses is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.556 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.13 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.92 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.21 Diff/G is 10th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
10.3 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 17 13 .567 139 122 .268 .328 .413
Kansas City Royals 14 15 .483 126 128 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 13 16 .448 122 133 .253 .314 .399
Cleveland Indians 14 16 .467 126 134 .256 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 13 16 .448 119 132 .255 .313 .392

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Francisley Bueno
Francisley Bueno

0.0 VORP
Wilking Rodriguez
Wilking Rodriguez

0.0 VORP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0.0 VORP

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 VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Ascending
VORP

BWARP
1Francisley Bueno 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
3Kelvin Herrera 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
5Louis Coleman 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
7Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
12Raul Ibanez 76 6 3 1 2 5 4 12 0 0 .208 .250 .361 .218 -2.2 -0.2
13Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
14Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.1 -0.2
15Billy Butler 532 53 27 0 9 57 38 82 0 0 .278 .331 .390 .257 -0.8 0.0
16Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
17Josh Willingham 49 8 4 0 2 6 5 14 1 0 .256 .347 .488 .262 -0.7 -0.1
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
19Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 0.2 0.6
20Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
21Erik Kratz 20 4 0 0 2 3 0 5 0 0 .368 .350 .684 .342 2.5 0.3
22Omar Infante 463 44 18 3 6 59 24 50 6 2 .255 .292 .353 .235 2.5 -1.0
23Christian Colon 42 6 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .308 .357 .462 .298 3.3 0.4
24Mike Moustakas 400 41 17 1 15 49 29 59 0 0 .208 .266 .383 .237 4.7 0.8
25Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 6.9 -0.1
26Norichika Aoki 438 55 16 4 1 32 36 41 15 5 .264 .333 .333 .250 9.0 0.5
27Jarrod Dyson 253 28 2 4 1 23 20 41 29 6 .289 .344 .347 .254 9.2 1.7
28Lorenzo Cain 396 43 24 3 3 41 20 87 23 3 .300 .338 .405 .261 11.6 2.2
29Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 12.1 -0.2
30Alcides Escobar 500 62 26 5 2 43 20 71 26 3 .273 .308 .363 .244 14.1 1.5
31Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 16.1 0.1
32Salvador Perez 492 50 22 1 15 58 21 61 1 0 .266 .301 .414 .257 19.1 1.9
33James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .246 21.1 0.1
34Alex Gordon 526 71 29 1 17 61 46 95 8 3 .282 .356 .457 .288 32.6 5.1

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 3.86709 4.33 21.1 2.2
2Wade Davis 8 2 0 56 0 58.3 4.32 3.09 13.42 0.00 0.77 1.3752 1.55 18.3 2.0
3Jason Vargas 10 6 0 24 24 156.3 9.10 1.96 5.87 0.86 3.17 3.86603 4.28 15.8 1.7
4Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.75186 4.29 16.1 1.6
5Danny Duffy 8 11 0 27 21 134.7 6.48 3.14 6.82 0.67 2.47 3.78411 4.44 12.1 1.3
6Greg Holland 1 2 40 55 0 52.3 6.02 3.10 12.55 0.52 1.72 2.16246 2.55 11.9 1.3
7Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 56 0 56.0 6.59 3.70 7.88 0.00 1.45 2.81806 2.80 10.7 1.2
8Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 27 27 172.7 9.64 2.29 5.84 1.15 4.43 4.52462 4.79 6.9 0.8
9Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 25 0 29.0 9.62 1.86 5.59 0.62 4.03 3.55451 4.20 3.0 0.3
10Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.62348 4.84 2.8 0.3
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.9752 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 1.74663 2.47 1.9 0.2
13Jason Frasor 2 0 0 15 0 9.7 7.45 1.86 8.38 0.93 1.86 3.58899 4.08 0.6 0.1
14Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.99338 4.42 0.1 0.0
15Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.6752 4.02 0.1 0.0
16Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.6752 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 4.84828 5.16 -0.6 -0.1
18Scott Downs 0 1 0 12 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 2.61 0.87 3.48 5.01392 6.40 -1.2 -0.1
19Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1743 17.88 -1.7 -0.2
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1751 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 6.72904 6.62 -3.4 -0.4
22Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.49339 6.63 -7.0 -0.8

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Migration of the BackupsSam Miller2014-07-29
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Book Review: The Art of ScoutingR.J. Anderson2014-07-10
Moonshot: Dale Sveum and the Royals RemedyRobert Arthur2014-06-24
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Can't Retire the RoyalsChris Mosch2014-06-18
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