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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 09-22)
1 Detroit Tigers 86 70 .551 - 4.70 4.33 0.37 0.9 5
2 Kansas City Royals 85 71 .545 1.0 3.98 3.87 0.11 10.2 13
3 Cleveland Indians 82 75 .522 4.5 4.17 4.06 0.11 1.4 9
4 Chicago White Sox 72 84 .462 14.0 4.12 4.67 -0.55 2.9 18
5 Minnesota Twins 66 90 .423 20.0 4.37 4.87 -0.50 -3.2 22



2014 Rankings

85 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
71 Losses is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.545 Win Pct is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.11 Diff/G is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, tied for 2nd in division
10.2 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: 09-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 3 3 .500 25 27 .257 .314 .401
Cleveland Indians 2 3 .400 21 22 .257 .319 .392
Detroit Tigers 3 3 .500 28 24 .271 .330 .419
Kansas City Royals 3 3 .500 26 26 .270 .323 .398
Minnesota Twins 3 3 .500 24 28 .255 .312 .394

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

5.2 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.4 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

2.2 BWARP

Top pitching performers by FIP

Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

21.1554 FIP
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

12.1562 FIP
Louis Coleman
Louis Coleman

6.22148 FIP

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Alex Gordon 620 83 32 1 19 71 60 121 12 3 .264 .345 .430 .282 34.1 5.2
2Lorenzo Cain 476 51 27 4 5 50 24 104 27 4 .299 .338 .411 .266 15.6 2.4
3Alcides Escobar 593 71 33 5 3 50 22 78 31 6 .280 .313 .374 .251 19.6 2.2
4Jarrod Dyson 286 32 4 4 1 24 21 51 36 7 .272 .325 .331 .243 8.0 1.6
5Salvador Perez 584 55 27 1 16 66 22 78 1 0 .260 .291 .399 .249 14.6 1.3
6Eric Hosmer 521 50 33 1 8 55 34 90 4 2 .270 .319 .393 .260 5.0 1.3
7Mike Moustakas 479 44 20 1 15 52 34 70 1 0 .213 .272 .366 .235 5.3 1.2
8Norichika Aoki 526 61 21 5 1 41 43 47 17 7 .284 .351 .357 .266 16.0 1.1
9Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
10Erik Kratz 28 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .308 .321 .577 .295 2.1 0.2
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
12Johnny Giavotella 38 6 1 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .200 .237 .314 .241 0.8 0.2
13Josh Willingham 83 14 5 0 2 6 11 23 1 0 .243 .361 .400 .257 1.5 0.2
14James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .241 26.3 0.2
15Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .237 16.7 0.1
16Terrance Gore 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 0.5 0.1
17Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Lane Adams 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 -0.1 0.0
28Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 5.7 -0.1
29Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
30Carlos Peguero 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .122 -0.7 -0.1
31Jayson Nix 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 -0.9 -0.1
32Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.1 -0.2
33Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 12.9 -0.2
34Raul Ibanez 87 6 3 1 2 5 8 16 0 0 .190 .264 .329 .218 -2.9 -0.2
35Billy Butler 579 53 29 0 9 60 39 93 0 0 .266 .318 .372 .251 -3.6 -0.3
36Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
37Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
38Omar Infante 554 50 20 3 6 64 30 62 9 3 .255 .295 .341 .234 3.6 -1.3

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1554 17.86 -1.7 -0.2
2Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1562 13.47 -3.1 -0.3
3Louis Coleman 1 0 0 28 0 30.7 11.15 4.99 5.58 1.76 6.16 6.22148 6.57 -4.9 -0.5
4Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65627 5.44 -0.2 0.0
5Aaron Crow 6 1 3 65 0 57.7 8.12 3.59 5.15 1.56 4.06 5.46262 6.71 -8.7 -1.0
6Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80627 6.13 -1.5 -0.2
7Tim Collins 0 3 0 19 0 18.3 8.35 4.91 4.91 0.49 3.93 4.73809 5.13 -1.0 -0.1
8Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60454 4.93 1.6 0.2
9Jeremy Guthrie 12 11 0 31 31 195.7 9.71 2.21 5.43 1.06 4.28 4.42884 4.77 5.7 0.7
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95627 4.43 2.0 0.2
11Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.88258 4.64 1.3 0.1
12Jason Vargas 11 10 0 29 29 183.0 9.49 1.87 6.25 0.89 3.59 3.75189 4.10 20.4 2.3
13Danny Duffy 9 11 0 30 24 147.3 6.60 3.18 6.90 0.61 2.32 3.66532 4.34 12.9 1.4
14Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65627 4.01 0.1 0.0
15Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.63301 4.22 16.7 1.7
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 9 0 11.0 12.27 4.09 4.09 0.00 5.73 3.61081 3.93 1.0 0.1
17James Shields 14 8 0 33 33 221.0 8.92 1.71 7.17 0.90 3.18 3.57708 4.11 26.3 2.8
18Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02583 3.51 1.9 0.2
19Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 67 0 67.0 6.85 3.22 7.66 0.00 1.48 2.66373 2.81 12.4 1.4
20Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 5 3 18.3 11.78 1.47 6.87 0.00 4.91 2.28354 3.81 2.8 0.3
21Greg Holland 1 3 44 63 0 60.3 5.52 2.83 12.98 0.45 1.49 1.86345 2.46 13.7 1.5
22Wade Davis 9 2 3 69 0 70.0 4.50 2.96 13.37 0.00 0.90 1.29912 1.68 20.4 2.3
23Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 5 0 5.3 5.06 0.00 13.50 0.00 0.00 0.156247 1.52 1.8 0.2

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 22, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-09-22
This article requires BP Premium accessPitching Backward: Big Situation JamesJeff Long2014-09-18
This article requires BP Premium accessThe View from the Loge Level: Missed Your OctoberDaron Sutton2014-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessMoonshot: On Regressing DefenseRobert Arthur2014-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Danny Duffy's BestieR.J. Anderson2014-08-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Royals' Struggling Offense Adds Struggling Offensive PlayerCJ Wittmann2014-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Royals' Struggling Offense Adds Struggling Offensive PlayerR.J. Anderson2014-08-13
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Migration of the BackupsSam Miller2014-07-29
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Moonshot: Dale Sveum and the Royals RemedyRobert Arthur2014-06-24


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