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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 09-18)
1 Detroit Tigers 84 68 .553 - 4.72 4.38 0.34 1.2 6
2 Kansas City Royals 83 68 .550 0.5 4.03 3.87 0.16 10.4 12
3 Cleveland Indians 79 73 .520 5.0 4.16 4.10 0.06 1.7 11
4 Chicago White Sox 69 83 .454 15.0 4.12 4.72 -0.60 2.1 20
5 Minnesota Twins 65 87 .428 19.0 4.41 4.84 -0.43 -3.4 18



2014 Rankings

83 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
68 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, tied for 1st in division
.550 Win Pct is 8th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division
4.03 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.16 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

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-19)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 6 4 .600 47 40 .270 .329 .418
Cleveland Indians 4 5 .444 38 39 .256 .319 .392
Kansas City Royals 5 5 .500 44 43 .268 .322 .398
Chicago White Sox 4 6 .400 42 48 .257 .313 .401
Minnesota Twins 4 6 .400 41 46 .256 .313 .394

Top offensive performers by EQA

Erik Kratz
Erik Kratz

.316 EQA
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.289 EQA
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.287 EQA

Top pitching performers by GS

James Shields
James Shields

32 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

30 GS
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

28 GS

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .316 2.5 0.3
2Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
3Alex Gordon 606 83 31 1 19 70 60 115 12 3 .269 .351 .438 .287 36.4 5.3
4Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
5Josh Willingham 79 14 5 0 2 6 11 20 1 0 .258 .380 .424 .270 2.4 0.3
6Lorenzo Cain 466 50 27 4 5 50 24 102 25 4 .298 .337 .413 .266 15.5 2.6
7Norichika Aoki 510 60 21 4 1 38 42 47 16 7 .281 .349 .352 .263 14.9 0.9
8Eric Hosmer 505 50 30 1 8 53 33 85 4 2 .266 .315 .387 .257 3.2 1.0
9Billy Butler 569 53 29 0 9 59 39 90 0 0 .265 .318 .373 .251 -3.3 -0.3
10Salvador Perez 570 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .260 .291 .401 .251 16.2 1.5
11Alcides Escobar 575 71 31 5 3 47 22 77 31 5 .277 .310 .370 .250 18.4 2.0
12James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .244 26.0 0.1
13Jarrod Dyson 279 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .268 .322 .324 .240 6.9 1.4
14Mike Moustakas 463 43 20 1 15 52 32 69 0 0 .213 .271 .371 .235 4.9 1.2
15Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 17.0 0.1
16Omar Infante 539 47 19 3 6 64 29 62 9 3 .256 .294 .342 .235 3.6 -1.2
17Raul Ibanez 85 6 3 1 2 5 8 15 0 0 .195 .271 .338 .223 -2.5 -0.2
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .220 -0.4 0.1
19Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.0 -0.4
20Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
21Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.4 -0.2
22Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
23Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
24Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .133 6.7 -0.1
25Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
26Jayson Nix 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .011 -1.1 -0.1
27Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Terrance Gore 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 14 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56539 4.10 26.0 2.7
2Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36381 4.71 6.7 0.8
3Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.76796 4.11 19.9 2.2
4Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.6269 4.21 17.0 1.7
5Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70911 4.42 11.4 1.3
6Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.59843 4.90 1.8 0.2
7Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 4 3 16.3 12.12 1.65 6.61 0.00 5.51 2.41546 3.98 2.3 0.3
8Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.15 13.42 -3.1 -0.3
9Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95015 4.41 2.1 0.2
10Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.380899 1.77 1.3 0.1
11Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.5325 6.82 -9.1 -1.0
12Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1493 17.83 -1.7 -0.2
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 27 0 29.7 10.92 4.85 5.76 1.52 6.07 5.77936 6.00 -3.2 -0.3
14Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65015 5.45 -0.2 0.0
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 8 0 10.3 9.58 4.35 3.48 0.00 2.61 3.82757 4.33 0.5 0.1
16Greg Holland 1 2 42 61 0 58.3 5.71 2.93 12.96 0.46 1.54 1.91586 2.47 13.2 1.5
17Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.01972 3.51 1.9 0.2
18Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65015 3.99 0.1 0.0
19Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 65 0 64.0 6.89 3.38 7.73 0.00 1.55 2.69703 2.82 11.7 1.3
20Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.87647 4.62 1.4 0.2
21Wade Davis 9 2 3 66 0 67.0 4.70 2.96 13.30 0.00 0.94 1.31433 1.62 20.0 2.2
22Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80016 6.12 -1.5 -0.2
23Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.82323 5.14 -1.0 -0.1

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