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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 09-01)
1 Kansas City Royals 75 61 .551 - 4.09 3.92 0.17 9.6 11
2 Detroit Tigers 75 62 .547 0.5 4.71 4.39 0.32 0.4 6
3 Cleveland Indians 70 65 .519 4.5 4.27 4.18 0.09 1.4 10
4 Chicago White Sox 62 75 .453 13.5 4.20 4.77 -0.57 1.2 21
5 Minnesota Twins 60 77 .438 15.5 4.38 4.72 -0.34 -2.9 18


2014 Rankings

75 Wins is tied for 6th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, tied for 1st in division
61 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.551 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.09 RS/G is 15th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.92 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.17 Diff/G is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
9.6 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-02)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 14 11 .560 116 103 .269 .329 .414
Kansas City Royals 12 13 .480 109 110 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 11 14 .440 105 118 .253 .314 .399
Cleveland Indians 12 14 .462 109 116 .256 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 11 14 .440 102 114 .255 .312 .391

Top offensive performers by B3

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

5 B3
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

4 B3
Norichika Aoki
Norichika Aoki

4 B3

Top pitching performers by IP

James Shields
James Shields

192.0 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

172.7 IP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

162.3 IP

Hitters by B3 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B
Sorted Descending
3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 516 62 27 5 2 44 20 73 27 3 .277 .310 .366 .246 15.7 1.6
2Jarrod Dyson 259 29 3 4 1 23 20 43 30 6 .290 .344 .351 .255 9.8 1.6
3Norichika Aoki 451 56 16 4 1 32 36 42 15 5 .263 .330 .330 .249 8.7 0.4
4Lorenzo Cain 410 43 25 3 3 42 21 88 24 3 .298 .337 .402 .261 11.8 2.2
5Omar Infante 477 44 18 3 6 59 25 54 7 2 .256 .294 .351 .236 3.1 -1.1
6Alex Gordon 545 75 29 1 18 63 50 98 9 3 .280 .356 .456 .290 34.8 5.1
7Salvador Perez 510 51 25 1 16 62 21 64 1 0 .269 .302 .424 .260 20.1 2.0
8Mike Moustakas 416 41 17 1 15 50 31 60 0 0 .206 .267 .375 .235 4.2 0.9
9Christian Colon 46 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.3 0.4
10Raul Ibanez 83 6 3 1 2 5 7 14 0 0 .197 .265 .342 .221 -2.7 -0.2
11Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.1 -0.2
12Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .317 2.5 0.3
14Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Eric Hosmer 449 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 4 2 .266 .312 .375 .252 0.2 0.5
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
19Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Josh Willingham 53 8 4 0 2 6 7 15 1 0 .267 .377 .489 .278 0.2 0.0
23Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
24Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Billy Butler 545 53 27 0 9 57 38 86 0 0 .273 .327 .383 .256 -1.1 0.0
28Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
29Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .273 1.3 0.2
30Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .131 6.0 -0.1
31James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .239 21.4 0.1
32Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Jayson Nix 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.5 0.0
34Carlos Peguero 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .335 0.4 0.0
35Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
36Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .161 12.5 -0.2
37Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.6 0.1

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1James Shields 12 7 0 29 29 192.0 9.28 1.88 7.03 0.98 3.38 3.80821 4.30 21.4 2.2
2Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 27 27 172.7 9.64 2.29 5.84 1.15 4.43 4.517 4.80 6.0 0.7
3Jason Vargas 10 7 0 25 25 162.3 9.31 1.89 5.93 0.83 3.27 3.77128 4.01 20.4 2.2
4Yordano Ventura 11 9 0 26 25 152.0 8.41 3.38 7.82 0.77 3.38 3.70705 4.30 15.6 1.6
5Danny Duffy 8 11 0 28 22 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.72654 4.41 12.5 1.4
6Wade Davis 8 2 0 59 0 61.3 4.26 3.08 13.21 0.00 0.73 1.40671 1.61 18.7 2.1
7Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 59 0 59.0 6.56 3.51 7.93 0.00 1.37 2.7269 2.76 11.4 1.3
8Greg Holland 1 2 41 58 0 55.3 6.02 2.93 12.69 0.49 1.63 2.02903 2.53 12.6 1.4
9Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.48576 6.62 -7.2 -0.8
10Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.61586 4.87 2.4 0.3
11Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 26 0 30.0 9.90 1.80 5.70 0.90 4.50 3.90091 4.66 1.6 0.2
12Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96758 4.39 2.3 0.3
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 21 0 22.7 12.31 5.56 6.35 1.99 7.15 6.60875 6.52 -3.4 -0.4
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84066 5.16 -0.7 -0.1
15Scott Downs 0 2 0 14 0 11.3 7.94 3.97 2.38 0.79 3.97 5.10876 6.30 -1.4 -0.2
16Jason Frasor 2 0 0 16 0 10.7 7.59 1.69 8.44 0.84 1.69 3.35508 3.80 0.9 0.1
17Liam Hendriks 0 0 0 1 1 7.0 5.14 0.00 6.43 0.00 1.29 1.73901 2.48 1.8 0.2
18Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98576 4.43 0.1 0.0
19Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1675 13.59 -3.1 -0.3
20Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66758 5.45 -0.2 0.0
21Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66758 4.00 0.1 0.0
22Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1667 17.99 -1.7 -0.2

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