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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 07-11)
1 Detroit Tigers 52 37 .584 - 4.83 4.28 0.55 7.5 3
2 Kansas City Royals 47 45 .511 6.5 4.10 4.04 0.06 1.0 10
3 Cleveland Indians 46 46 .500 7.5 4.48 4.53 -0.05 0.0 12
4 Chicago White Sox 44 50 .468 10.5 4.29 4.56 -0.27 -3.0 19
5 Minnesota Twins 42 50 .457 11.5 4.13 4.46 -0.33 -4.0 20


2014 Rankings

47 Wins is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
45 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.511 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
4.10 RS/G is 15th in MLB, 10th in league, 5th in division
4.04 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.06 Diff/G is 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
1 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-12)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 40 33 .548 338 301 .269 .330 .413
Cleveland Indians 35 35 .500 309 313 .258 .326 .401
Chicago White Sox 31 37 .456 286 320 .250 .315 .400
Kansas City Royals 33 37 .471 300 315 .272 .321 .394
Minnesota Twins 33 37 .471 301 325 .255 .318 .403

Top offensive performers by R

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

47 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

44 R
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

41 R

Bottom pitching performers by VORP

Louis Coleman
Louis Coleman

-3.0 VORP
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

-2.8 VORP
Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

-1.6 VORP

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 368 47 24 0 9 44 35 62 6 2 .268 .348 .425 .277 21.4 3.4
2Eric Hosmer 411 44 25 0 6 41 27 64 3 1 .268 .316 .382 .253 0.6 0.6
3Alcides Escobar 351 41 24 2 2 28 15 53 22 2 .283 .321 .388 .259 14.0 1.0
4Salvador Perez 341 37 17 0 11 36 18 39 1 0 .284 .328 .441 .274 20.9 2.1
5Norichika Aoki 297 36 13 2 0 14 21 30 7 4 .266 .328 .330 .247 6.9 0.4
6Billy Butler 371 34 18 0 3 35 28 65 0 0 .269 .321 .349 .242 -5.5 -0.6
7Omar Infante 303 31 9 3 5 44 18 35 4 1 .273 .316 .381 .248 5.0 -0.5
8Lorenzo Cain 273 27 16 3 3 37 12 55 12 3 .312 .348 .434 .269 9.6 1.5
9Mike Moustakas 258 23 11 1 10 36 21 41 0 0 .193 .257 .378 .238 2.0 0.5
10Jarrod Dyson 161 20 0 2 1 12 13 24 17 4 .294 .350 .343 .253 5.5 0.8
11Danny Valencia 107 8 5 0 2 10 7 22 0 0 .293 .336 .404 .287 3.0 0.3
12Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
13Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.6 0.0
14Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .166 -2.2 -0.4
15Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .157 -0.7 -0.1
16Brett Hayes 41 3 0 0 1 2 1 9 0 0 .100 .122 .175 .107 -4.6 -0.5
17Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
18Raul Ibanez 31 2 0 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 .097 .097 .194 .113 -3.5 -0.3
19James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .322 15.5 0.1
20Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 11.5 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 1.3 -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 .404 13.7 -0.1

Pitchers by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Ascending
VORP

PWARP
1Louis Coleman 1 0 0 19 0 21.3 13.08 5.48 6.33 2.11 7.59 6.7783 6.64 -3.0 -0.3
2Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1688 13.27 -2.8 -0.3
3Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.168 17.28 -1.6 -0.2
4Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.842 5.16 -0.3 0.0
5Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66892 5.16 0.0 0.0
6Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66892 4.03 0.1 0.0
7Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98709 4.41 0.2 0.0
8Aaron Crow 4 1 1 42 0 38.7 6.75 2.56 4.89 0.70 2.33 3.94478 4.95 0.5 0.0
9Scott Downs 0 0 0 4 0 3.7 7.36 0.00 4.91 0.00 4.91 2.07802 2.74 0.8 0.1
10Jeremy Guthrie 5 8 0 19 19 120.3 9.72 2.39 5.61 1.35 4.56 4.91407 5.19 1.3 0.2
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96892 4.37 3.0 0.3
12Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 13 0 16.7 9.72 2.16 5.40 0.00 2.70 2.68892 2.96 4.1 0.4
13Bruce Chen 1 2 0 6 4 25.3 11.72 3.55 9.24 0.71 7.11 3.32681 3.97 4.2 0.5
14Greg Holland 1 2 24 35 0 33.7 6.42 2.67 13.90 0.80 1.87 2.12931 2.47 8.2 0.9
15Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 39 0 38.0 7.82 3.55 7.58 0.00 2.13 2.82681 2.61 8.5 0.9
16Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12892 4.55 11.3 1.2
17Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 17 17 101.7 8.68 2.74 7.52 0.80 3.28 3.62138 4.34 11.5 1.1
18Wade Davis 5 2 0 36 0 38.7 3.49 3.72 14.20 0.00 1.16 1.48788 1.80 11.7 1.3
19Danny Duffy 5 9 0 19 13 84.7 6.80 3.08 7.12 0.74 2.76 3.83033 3.83 13.7 1.5
20James Shields 9 4 0 19 19 123.7 9.61 1.96 7.42 1.09 3.71 3.9452 4.41 15.5 1.6

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