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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 08-28)
1 Kansas City Royals 74 59 .556 - 4.13 3.92 0.21 10.3 10
2 Detroit Tigers 72 60 .545 1.5 4.64 4.42 0.22 0.8 6
3 Cleveland Indians 68 64 .515 5.5 4.30 4.16 0.14 -0.3 9
4 Chicago White Sox 60 73 .451 14.0 4.20 4.76 -0.56 1.6 21
5 Minnesota Twins 59 74 .444 15.0 4.38 4.65 -0.27 -3.1 18


2014 Rankings

74 Wins is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
59 Losses is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.556 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.13 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.92 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.21 Diff/G is 10th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
10.3 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 17 13 .567 139 122 .268 .328 .413
Kansas City Royals 14 15 .483 126 128 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 13 16 .448 122 133 .253 .314 .399
Cleveland Indians 14 16 .467 126 134 .256 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 13 16 .448 119 132 .255 .313 .392

Top offensive performers by R

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

71 R
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

62 R
Norichika Aoki
Norichika Aoki

55 R

Top pitching performers by PWARP

James Shields
James Shields

2.2 PWARP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

2.0 PWARP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

1.7 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 526 71 29 1 17 61 46 95 8 3 .282 .356 .457 .288 32.6 5.1
2Alcides Escobar 500 62 26 5 2 43 20 71 26 3 .273 .308 .363 .244 14.1 1.5
3Norichika Aoki 438 55 16 4 1 32 36 41 15 5 .264 .333 .333 .250 9.0 0.5
4Billy Butler 532 53 27 0 9 57 38 82 0 0 .278 .331 .390 .257 -0.8 0.0
5Salvador Perez 492 50 22 1 15 58 21 61 1 0 .266 .301 .414 .257 19.1 1.9
6Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 0.2 0.6
7Omar Infante 463 44 18 3 6 59 24 50 6 2 .255 .292 .353 .235 2.5 -1.0
8Lorenzo Cain 396 43 24 3 3 41 20 87 23 3 .300 .338 .405 .261 11.6 2.2
9Mike Moustakas 400 41 17 1 15 49 29 59 0 0 .208 .266 .383 .237 4.7 0.8
10Jarrod Dyson 253 28 2 4 1 23 20 41 29 6 .289 .344 .347 .254 9.2 1.7
11Josh Willingham 49 8 4 0 2 6 5 14 1 0 .256 .347 .488 .262 -0.7 -0.1
12Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
13Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.1 -0.2
14Christian Colon 42 6 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .308 .357 .462 .298 3.3 0.4
15Raul Ibanez 76 6 3 1 2 5 4 12 0 0 .208 .250 .361 .218 -2.2 -0.2
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
17Erik Kratz 20 4 0 0 2 3 0 5 0 0 .368 .350 .684 .342 2.5 0.3
18Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
19Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
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 .246 21.1 0.1
22Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 16.1 0.1
23Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 12.1 -0.2
24Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Aaron Crow 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
28Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 6.9 -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 12 7 0 28 28 185.0 9.39 1.90 7.10 1.02 3.45 3.86709 4.33 21.1 2.2
2Wade Davis 8 2 0 56 0 58.3 4.32 3.09 13.42 0.00 0.77 1.3752 1.55 18.3 2.0
3Jason Vargas 10 6 0 24 24 156.3 9.10 1.96 5.87 0.86 3.17 3.86603 4.28 15.8 1.7
4Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.75186 4.29 16.1 1.6
5Danny Duffy 8 11 0 27 21 134.7 6.48 3.14 6.82 0.67 2.47 3.78411 4.44 12.1 1.3
6Greg Holland 1 2 40 55 0 52.3 6.02 3.10 12.55 0.52 1.72 2.16246 2.55 11.9 1.3
7Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 56 0 56.0 6.59 3.70 7.88 0.00 1.45 2.81806 2.80 10.7 1.2
8Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 27 27 172.7 9.64 2.29 5.84 1.15 4.43 4.52462 4.79 6.9 0.8
9Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 25 0 29.0 9.62 1.86 5.59 0.62 4.03 3.55451 4.20 3.0 0.3
10Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.62348 4.84 2.8 0.3
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.9752 4.38 2.5 0.3
12Liam Hendriks 0 0 0 1 1 7.0 5.14 0.00 6.43 0.00 1.29 1.74663 2.47 1.9 0.2
13Jason Frasor 2 0 0 15 0 9.7 7.45 1.86 8.38 0.93 1.86 3.58899 4.08 0.6 0.1
14Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.99338 4.42 0.1 0.0
15Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.6752 4.02 0.1 0.0
16Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.6752 5.40 -0.2 0.0
17Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84828 5.16 -0.6 -0.1
18Scott Downs 0 1 0 12 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 2.61 0.87 3.48 5.01392 6.40 -1.2 -0.1
19Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1743 17.88 -1.7 -0.2
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1751 13.50 -3.0 -0.3
21Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72904 6.62 -3.4 -0.4
22Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.49339 6.63 -7.0 -0.8

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Book Review: The Art of ScoutingR.J. Anderson2014-07-10
Moonshot: Dale Sveum and the Royals RemedyRobert Arthur2014-06-24
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Can't Retire the RoyalsChris Mosch2014-06-18
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