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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 OBP

Josh Willingham
Josh Willingham

.377 OBP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.356 OBP
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.348 OBP

Top pitching performers by PWARP

Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

2.2 PWARP
James Shields
James Shields

2.2 PWARP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

2.1 PWARP

Hitters by OBP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Descending
OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

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

Pitchers by PWARP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP
Sorted Descending
PWARP
1Jason 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
2James 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
3Wade 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
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
5Greg 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
6Danny 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
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
8Jeremy 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
9Bruce 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
10Michael 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
11Liam 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
12Francisley 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
13Jason 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
14Wilking 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
15Casey 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
16Justin 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
17Tim 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
18Scott 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
19Donnie 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
20Aaron 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
21Louis 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
22Aaron 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

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