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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 07-21)
1 Detroit Tigers 55 41 .573 - 4.72 4.28 0.44 7.0 4
2 Cleveland Indians 50 49 .505 6.5 4.45 4.45 0.00 0.5 12
3 Kansas City Royals 48 50 .490 8.0 3.97 4.03 -0.06 -1.0 16
4 Chicago White Sox 48 52 .480 9.0 4.28 4.51 -0.23 -2.0 20
5 Minnesota Twins 45 53 .459 11.0 4.20 4.46 -0.26 -4.0 21


2014 Rankings

48 Wins is tied for 17th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, tied for 3rd in division
50 Losses is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
.490 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
4.03 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
-0.06 Diff/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-1 Pyth O/U is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 36 30 .545 306 273 .269 .330 .414
Cleveland Indians 31 32 .492 279 280 .257 .327 .401
Kansas City Royals 31 33 .484 274 287 .271 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 28 34 .452 263 290 .251 .315 .401
Minnesota Twins 30 34 .469 277 297 .255 .318 .403

Top offensive performers by R

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

48 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

45 R
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

42 R

Top pitching performers by PWARP

James Shields
James Shields

1.7 PWARP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.3 PWARP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

1.2 PWARP

Hitters by R descending

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Rank

Player

PA
Sorted Descending
R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 384 48 24 0 9 45 37 65 7 2 .271 .352 .422 .278 22.3 3.6
2Eric Hosmer 432 45 27 0 6 44 27 69 3 2 .272 .319 .385 .255 1.6 0.7
3Alcides Escobar 372 42 26 2 2 29 15 54 22 2 .280 .316 .384 .254 13.1 1.1
4Salvador Perez 359 39 17 0 11 37 19 41 1 0 .282 .326 .430 .270 20.8 2.1
5Norichika Aoki 316 37 13 2 0 14 25 31 8 4 .255 .324 .316 .243 5.5 0.3
6Billy Butler 395 35 19 0 3 36 30 69 0 0 .267 .319 .346 .240 -7.0 -0.8
7Omar Infante 328 33 12 3 5 47 18 35 4 1 .275 .313 .384 .249 5.8 -0.6
8Lorenzo Cain 291 28 17 3 3 37 13 64 12 3 .297 .333 .414 .258 6.9 1.4
9Mike Moustakas 275 24 11 1 10 36 23 44 0 0 .190 .255 .363 .236 1.6 0.5
10Jarrod Dyson 175 21 0 3 1 13 14 26 18 4 .288 .345 .346 .252 5.9 0.8
11Danny Valencia 114 8 5 0 2 11 7 25 0 0 .295 .342 .400 .289 2.9 0.4
12Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.4 -0.2
13Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .215 -0.6 0.0
14Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
15Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .158 -0.7 -0.1
16Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .124 -4.9 -0.6
17Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .334 1.4 0.1
18Raul Ibanez 35 2 0 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 .114 .114 .200 .121 -3.9 -0.3
19James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 16.6 0.1
20Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .403 9.5 0.2
21Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.0 -0.1
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .398 9.5 -0.1

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
1James Shields 9 5 0 21 21 136.3 9.70 1.85 7.46 1.06 3.70 3.83946 4.38 16.6 1.7
2Wade Davis 5 2 0 38 0 40.7 3.32 3.54 13.72 0.00 1.11 1.53178 1.81 12.0 1.3
3Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.13932 4.54 10.7 1.2
4Danny Duffy 5 10 0 20 14 91.3 6.90 3.15 6.80 0.79 2.66 3.98954 4.33 9.5 1.0
5Greg Holland 1 2 25 36 0 34.7 6.23 2.60 13.76 0.78 1.82 2.11201 2.49 8.2 0.9
6Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 41 0 40.0 7.88 3.60 7.20 0.00 2.03 2.92932 2.80 8.0 0.9
7Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 19 18 107.7 9.03 2.93 7.36 0.84 3.59 3.78303 4.61 9.5 0.9
8Bruce Chen 1 2 0 7 5 30.7 12.03 2.93 8.22 0.59 6.46 3.17932 3.79 5.5 0.6
9Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 14 0 19.3 8.38 2.33 6.52 0.00 2.33 2.5069 2.56 5.2 0.6
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97932 4.36 2.9 0.3
11Jeremy Guthrie 5 9 0 20 20 126.3 9.62 2.49 5.70 1.28 4.56 4.88117 5.16 1.0 0.2
12Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.99749 4.44 0.2 0.0
13Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67932 4.03 0.1 0.0
14Jason Frasor 0 0 0 2 0 0.7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.17932 4.07 0.0 0.0
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67932 5.26 -0.1 0.0
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.8524 5.17 -0.4 0.0
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 7 0 5.7 6.35 3.18 4.76 1.59 4.76 5.47342 7.54 -1.2 -0.1
18Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1784 17.35 -1.6 -0.2
19Aaron Crow 4 1 1 45 0 41.3 7.19 3.48 4.79 1.09 2.61 4.84867 5.76 -2.4 -0.3
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1792 13.24 -2.8 -0.3
21Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.73316 6.60 -3.1 -0.3

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