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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 08-26)
1 Kansas City Royals 73 58 .557 - 4.11 3.89 0.22 10.4 10
2 Detroit Tigers 71 59 .546 1.5 4.66 4.41 0.25 0.8 6
3 Cleveland Indians 67 63 .515 5.5 4.32 4.18 0.14 -0.2 9
4 Chicago White Sox 59 72 .450 14.0 4.23 4.79 -0.56 1.4 21
5 Minnesota Twins 58 73 .443 15.0 4.36 4.64 -0.28 -3.2 18


2014 Rankings

73 Wins is tied for 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
58 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.557 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.11 RS/G is 14th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.89 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.22 Diff/G is 10th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
10.4 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 18 14 .562 149 129 .268 .328 .413
Kansas City Royals 15 16 .484 134 137 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 14 17 .452 131 148 .253 .314 .399
Cleveland Indians 15 17 .469 135 143 .256 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 14 17 .452 127 141 .255 .313 .392

Top offensive performers by CS

Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

6 CS
Norichika Aoki
Norichika Aoki

5 CS
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

3 CS

Top pitching performers by SO9

Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

27.00 SO9
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

13.50 SO9
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

12.52 SO9

Hitters by CS descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB
Sorted Descending
CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Jarrod Dyson 248 28 2 4 1 22 20 40 29 6 .291 .347 .350 .255 9.7 1.7
2Norichika Aoki 430 54 16 4 1 31 35 41 15 5 .261 .330 .332 .248 8.5 0.4
3Alex Gordon 517 68 29 1 16 59 45 94 8 3 .283 .356 .454 .287 31.4 5.1
4Lorenzo Cain 390 41 24 3 3 41 19 87 20 3 .299 .336 .405 .260 9.9 2.0
5Alcides Escobar 491 59 26 4 2 43 20 71 24 3 .274 .310 .362 .244 13.3 1.2
6Omar Infante 463 44 18 3 6 59 24 50 6 2 .255 .292 .353 .234 2.3 -1.0
7Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 0.0 0.5
8Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
9Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .168 -2.1 -0.4
10Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
11Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Salvador Perez 483 50 22 0 15 55 21 59 1 0 .263 .298 .409 .253 17.1 1.7
14Mike Moustakas 392 40 17 1 15 49 29 59 0 0 .207 .266 .385 .238 4.8 0.8
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
17Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Christian Colon 34 6 4 1 0 3 3 3 2 0 .355 .412 .548 .323 3.6 0.4
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 12.4 -0.2
22Josh Willingham 44 8 4 0 2 6 4 13 1 0 .282 .364 .538 .283 0.3 0.0
23Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Erik Kratz 20 4 0 0 2 3 0 5 0 0 .368 .350 .684 .341 2.5 0.3
25James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .246 21.5 0.1
26Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 6.6 -0.1
27Billy Butler 523 52 27 0 9 54 36 82 0 0 .276 .327 .389 .254 -2.2 -0.2
28Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.2 -0.2
29Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
31Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
32Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Raul Ibanez 73 6 3 1 2 5 4 12 0 0 .203 .247 .362 .216 -2.2 -0.2
34Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 16.5 0.1

Pitchers by SO9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9
Sorted Descending
SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1702 17.87 -1.6 -0.2
2Wade Davis 7 2 0 55 0 57.3 4.40 3.14 13.50 0.00 0.78 1.37463 1.52 18.3 2.0
3Greg Holland 1 2 40 53 0 50.3 6.08 3.04 12.52 0.54 1.79 2.17776 2.63 11.3 1.2
4Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67114 5.41 -0.1 0.0
5Jason Frasor 2 0 0 14 0 9.3 7.71 1.93 8.68 0.96 1.93 3.59971 4.07 0.6 0.1
6Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 55 0 55.0 6.71 3.76 7.85 0.00 1.47 2.84387 2.81 10.6 1.2
7Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.7478 4.28 16.5 1.7
8Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97114 4.38 2.6 0.3
9James Shields 12 7 0 28 28 185.0 9.39 1.90 7.10 1.02 3.45 3.86303 4.33 21.5 2.2
10Danny Duffy 8 11 0 27 21 134.7 6.48 3.14 6.82 0.67 2.47 3.78005 4.44 12.4 1.4
11Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.171 13.49 -3.0 -0.3
12Bruce Chen 2 3 0 12 7 47.3 12.17 2.66 6.65 1.33 6.46 4.56551 4.76 3.3 0.4
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72498 6.61 -3.2 -0.4
14Jason Vargas 10 6 0 24 24 156.3 9.10 1.96 5.87 0.86 3.17 3.86197 4.27 16.3 1.8
15Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 26 26 166.7 9.50 2.27 5.78 1.19 4.32 4.59314 4.82 6.6 0.8
16Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 24 0 28.3 9.85 1.91 5.72 0.64 4.13 3.55938 4.21 3.0 0.3
17Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84422 5.15 -0.5 -0.1
18Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.48932 6.62 -6.8 -0.7
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67114 4.02 0.1 0.0
20Scott Downs 0 1 0 12 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 2.61 0.87 3.48 5.00986 6.39 -1.2 -0.1
21Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98932 4.42 0.1 0.0

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