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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 07-29)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 46 .553 - 4.66 4.31 0.35 5.5 4
2 Kansas City Royals 53 52 .505 5.0 3.97 3.99 -0.02 0.5 16
3 Cleveland Indians 52 54 .491 6.5 4.45 4.42 0.03 -1.0 10
4 Chicago White Sox 52 55 .486 7.0 4.35 4.44 -0.09 -1.5 14
5 Minnesota Twins 48 57 .457 10.0 4.10 4.49 -0.39 -4.5 20


2014 Rankings

53 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 2nd in division
52 Losses is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
.505 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.97 RS/G is tied for 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
3.99 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
-0.02 Diff/G is 18th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
0.5 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 33 26 .559 275 241 .268 .329 .416
Cleveland Indians 28 28 .500 248 248 .257 .326 .400
Chicago White Sox 25 30 .455 234 258 .251 .316 .401
Kansas City Royals 27 30 .474 244 256 .271 .321 .394
Minnesota Twins 26 31 .456 237 264 .254 .315 .394

Top offensive performers by BB

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

41 BB
Billy Butler
Billy Butler

31 BB
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

27 BB

Top pitching performers by GS

James Shields
James Shields

23 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

21 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

19 GS

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 415 51 25 0 9 46 41 73 7 2 .271 .352 .414 .275 23.1 3.6
2Billy Butler 418 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .271 .323 .366 .246 -4.9 -0.5
3Eric Hosmer 439 45 27 0 6 46 27 71 3 2 .270 .317 .382 .254 1.2 0.6
4Norichika Aoki 346 40 14 3 0 17 27 34 9 4 .265 .330 .329 .247 7.2 0.3
5Mike Moustakas 304 30 12 1 13 40 26 50 0 0 .193 .261 .387 .244 5.1 0.8
6Omar Infante 360 34 13 3 5 49 21 39 4 2 .261 .303 .365 .241 4.0 -0.6
7Salvador Perez 389 42 17 0 12 38 19 45 1 0 .278 .319 .422 .266 19.8 2.0
8Alcides Escobar 397 45 26 2 2 30 16 63 22 2 .276 .312 .374 .250 13.0 1.1
9Jarrod Dyson 196 21 1 3 1 14 15 31 19 4 .274 .330 .331 .242 4.5 1.0
10Lorenzo Cain 312 31 19 3 3 37 14 69 14 3 .297 .333 .413 .257 7.7 1.5
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
12Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
13Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -0.8 0.0
14Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.1 -0.6
15Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
16Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
21Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .329 19.8 0.0
23Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .070 1.6 -0.1
24Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 11.3 -0.1
27Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
30Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .405 10.6 0.2

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1James Shields 9 6 0 23 23 149.3 9.58 1.99 7.53 0.96 3.50 3.72838 4.22 19.8 2.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87801 5.11 1.6 0.2
3Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86764 4.53 10.6 1.0
4Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12588 4.53 10.5 1.2
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.83707 4.18 11.3 1.2
6Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.34621 4.58 4.1 0.4
7Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1658 13.21 -2.8 -0.3
8Aaron Crow 5 1 2 49 0 45.3 7.35 3.38 4.96 1.39 2.98 5.1953 6.22 -4.2 -0.5
9Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96588 4.34 2.8 0.3
10Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.165 17.43 -1.6 -0.2
11Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71973 6.53 -3.1 -0.3
12Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66588 5.22 -0.1 0.0
13Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98406 4.42 0.2 0.0
14Greg Holland 1 2 27 40 0 38.7 6.28 2.56 13.50 0.70 1.86 2.02795 2.52 9.1 1.0
15Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83896 5.13 -0.5 0.0
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66588 4.01 0.1 0.0
17Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 45 0 45.0 7.20 3.80 7.00 0.00 1.80 3.01033 2.88 8.4 0.9
18Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44947 2.71 5.6 0.6
19Wade Davis 6 2 0 42 0 44.7 3.83 3.83 13.50 0.00 1.01 1.6435 1.86 13.1 1.4
20Jason Frasor 0 0 0 6 0 3.3 2.70 0.00 10.80 0.00 0.00 1.66587 1.33 1.0 0.1
21Scott Downs 0 1 0 10 0 9.0 6.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 3.00 5.277 6.74 -1.2 -0.1

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