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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 08-30)
1 Kansas City Royals 74 61 .548 - 4.09 3.93 0.16 9.3 11
1 Detroit Tigers 74 61 .548 - 4.67 4.40 0.27 1.0 6
3 Cleveland Indians 70 64 .522 3.5 4.30 4.12 0.18 0.7 9
4 Chicago White Sox 61 75 .449 13.5 4.19 4.79 -0.60 1.3 22
5 Minnesota Twins 59 76 .437 15.0 4.34 4.67 -0.33 -3.4 18


2014 Rankings

74 Wins is tied for 6th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, tied for 1st in division
61 Losses is tied for 6th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, tied for 1st in division
.548 Win Pct is tied for 6th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, tied for 1st in division
4.09 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.93 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.16 Diff/G is 12th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
9.3 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 14 12 .538 121 106 .269 .328 .414
Kansas City Royals 13 13 .500 113 115 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 11 14 .440 105 118 .253 .314 .399
Cleveland Indians 13 14 .481 114 121 .256 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 12 14 .462 106 119 .255 .313 .392

Top offensive performers by PA

Billy Butler
Billy Butler

541 PA
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

537 PA
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

510 PA

Top pitching performers by FIP

Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

21.1695 FIP
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

12.1703 FIP
Louis Coleman
Louis Coleman

6.61161 FIP

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Billy Butler 541 53 27 0 9 57 38 85 0 0 .275 .327 .385 .257 -0.6 0.0
2Alex Gordon 537 72 29 1 17 61 49 97 8 3 .277 .354 .450 .287 32.5 4.8
3Alcides Escobar 510 62 27 5 2 44 20 71 26 3 .278 .312 .368 .247 16.4 1.6
4Salvador Perez 502 50 24 1 15 59 21 64 1 0 .265 .299 .414 .257 18.3 1.8
5Omar Infante 469 44 18 3 6 59 25 51 7 2 .256 .295 .353 .237 3.5 -1.0
6Norichika Aoki 447 55 16 4 1 32 36 41 15 5 .263 .331 .331 .250 8.7 0.4
7Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .252 0.5 0.6
8Mike Moustakas 409 41 17 1 15 49 31 60 0 0 .204 .267 .376 .236 4.2 0.8
9Lorenzo Cain 405 43 25 3 3 42 21 87 24 3 .302 .341 .407 .264 12.8 2.2
10Jarrod Dyson 255 29 2 4 1 23 20 42 30 6 .291 .345 .348 .255 9.8 1.6
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .273 1.3 0.2
12Raul Ibanez 79 6 3 1 2 5 6 13 0 0 .205 .266 .356 .224 -2.3 -0.2
13Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
14Josh Willingham 53 8 4 0 2 6 7 15 1 0 .267 .377 .489 .277 0.1 0.0
15Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.1 -0.2
16Christian Colon 46 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .290 3.3 0.4
17Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
19Erik Kratz 23 4 0 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .348 .619 .314 2.2 0.2
20Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
21James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .243 21.9 0.1
22Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 11.9 -0.2
23Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 6.4 -0.1
24Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.7 0.1
25Jayson Nix 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .005 -0.5 0.0
26Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
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
29Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 21.1695 17.90 -1.7 -0.2
2Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1703 13.53 -3.0 -0.3
3Louis Coleman 1 0 0 21 0 22.7 12.31 5.56 6.35 1.99 7.15 6.61161 6.51 -3.3 -0.4
4Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67043 5.41 -0.2 0.0
5Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.48862 6.62 -7.0 -0.8
6Scott Downs 0 2 0 14 0 11.3 7.94 3.97 2.38 0.79 3.97 5.11162 6.27 -1.4 -0.2
7Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84351 5.15 -0.7 -0.1
8Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.61871 4.85 2.6 0.3
9Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 27 27 172.7 9.64 2.29 5.84 1.15 4.43 4.51986 4.79 6.4 0.8
10Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98861 4.41 0.1 0.0
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97043 4.39 2.4 0.3
12Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 26 0 30.0 9.90 1.80 5.70 0.90 4.50 3.90377 4.65 1.7 0.2
13James Shields 12 7 0 29 29 192.0 9.28 1.88 7.03 0.98 3.38 3.81106 4.29 21.9 2.3
14Danny Duffy 8 11 0 27 21 134.7 6.48 3.14 6.82 0.67 2.47 3.77935 4.43 11.9 1.3
15Jason Vargas 10 7 0 25 25 162.3 9.31 1.89 5.93 0.83 3.27 3.77413 4.01 20.8 2.3
16Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.74709 4.28 15.7 1.6
17Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67043 4.00 0.1 0.0
18Jason Frasor 2 0 0 16 0 10.7 7.59 1.69 8.44 0.84 1.69 3.35793 3.79 0.9 0.1
19Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 57 0 57.0 6.63 3.63 8.05 0.00 1.42 2.74938 2.74 11.2 1.2
20Greg Holland 1 2 40 56 0 53.3 5.91 3.04 12.49 0.51 1.69 2.13918 2.56 11.9 1.3
21Liam Hendriks 0 0 0 1 1 7.0 5.14 0.00 6.43 0.00 1.29 1.74186 2.47 1.9 0.2
22Wade Davis 8 2 0 57 0 59.3 4.25 3.03 13.65 0.00 0.76 1.29965 1.52 18.7 2.1

BP Articles

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