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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 07-30)
1 Detroit Tigers 58 46 .558 - 4.68 4.29 0.39 6.0 3
2 Kansas City Royals 54 52 .509 5.0 3.96 3.97 -0.01 1.0 13
3 Cleveland Indians 53 54 .495 6.5 4.43 4.38 0.05 -0.5 10
4 Chicago White Sox 52 56 .481 8.0 4.32 4.46 -0.14 -2.0 15
5 Minnesota Twins 48 58 .453 11.0 4.08 4.47 -0.39 -5.0 20


2014 Rankings

54 Wins is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
52 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.509 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.96 RS/G is 18th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
3.97 RA/G is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 1st in division
-0.01 Diff/G is 16th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
1 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 33 25 .569 270 235 .269 .330 .416
Cleveland Indians 27 28 .491 243 244 .257 .326 .400
Chicago White Sox 25 29 .463 229 253 .251 .316 .401
Kansas City Royals 27 29 .482 241 252 .271 .322 .394
Minnesota Twins 25 31 .446 232 258 .254 .315 .394

Top offensive performers by PA

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

443 PA
Billy Butler
Billy Butler

422 PA
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

419 PA

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

19.6 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

13.4 VORP
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

10.5 VORP

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
1Eric Hosmer 443 45 27 0 6 46 27 73 3 2 .268 .314 .378 .252 0.3 0.5
2Billy Butler 422 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .268 .320 .362 .244 -5.6 -0.6
3Alex Gordon 419 52 27 0 9 47 41 73 7 2 .276 .356 .423 .279 25.0 3.8
4Alcides Escobar 400 45 26 2 2 30 16 64 23 2 .277 .312 .374 .250 13.2 1.1
5Salvador Perez 393 43 18 0 12 39 19 45 1 0 .278 .318 .423 .266 19.7 2.1
6Omar Infante 364 35 13 3 5 49 22 39 4 2 .268 .310 .370 .246 6.2 -0.4
7Norichika Aoki 350 40 14 3 0 17 27 35 9 4 .261 .327 .325 .245 6.4 0.2
8Lorenzo Cain 315 31 19 3 3 37 14 70 14 3 .294 .330 .409 .255 7.1 1.4
9Mike Moustakas 308 30 13 1 13 41 26 51 0 0 .194 .261 .388 .245 5.3 0.8
10Jarrod Dyson 196 21 1 3 1 14 15 31 19 4 .274 .330 .331 .242 4.6 1.0
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
12Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
13Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
14Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
15Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -0.8 0.0
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
17Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .334 1.4 0.1
18Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
19James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .331 19.6 0.0
20Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .401 10.5 0.2
21Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.5 -0.1
22Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 10.1 -0.1
23Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Louis Coleman 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
29Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1James Shields 9 6 0 23 23 149.3 9.58 1.99 7.53 0.96 3.50 3.7253 4.22 19.6 2.1
2Wade Davis 6 2 0 43 0 45.7 3.74 3.74 13.60 0.00 0.99 1.58616 1.87 13.4 1.5
3Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86456 4.52 10.5 1.0
4Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.1228 4.52 10.5 1.1
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 22 16 104.0 6.58 3.46 6.92 0.78 2.42 4.01857 4.36 10.1 1.1
6Greg Holland 1 2 28 41 0 39.7 6.13 2.72 13.61 0.68 1.82 2.02835 2.46 9.6 1.0
7Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 46.0 7.43 3.72 7.24 0.00 1.76 2.92367 2.66 9.2 1.0
8Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44638 2.70 5.6 0.6
9Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.34313 4.57 4.0 0.4
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.9628 4.33 2.8 0.3
11Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87492 5.10 1.5 0.2
12Jason Frasor 1 0 0 7 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 1.25373 -0.20 1.1 0.1
13Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98098 4.40 0.2 0.0
14Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.6628 3.99 0.1 0.0
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.6628 5.21 -0.1 0.0
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83588 5.12 -0.5 -0.1
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 11 0 9.0 7.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 4.00 5.27391 6.52 -1.1 -0.1
18Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1619 17.42 -1.6 -0.2
19Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1627 13.19 -2.8 -0.3
20Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71664 6.53 -3.1 -0.3
21Aaron Crow 5 1 2 49 0 45.3 7.35 3.38 4.96 1.39 2.98 5.19221 6.21 -4.3 -0.5

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