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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 07-27)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 45 .559 - 4.67 4.25 0.42 6.0 3
2 Kansas City Royals 53 51 .510 5.0 4.00 4.01 -0.01 1.0 14
3 Cleveland Indians 52 53 .495 6.5 4.48 4.42 0.06 -0.5 10
4 Chicago White Sox 51 55 .481 8.0 4.28 4.44 -0.16 -2.0 17
5 Minnesota Twins 47 57 .452 11.0 4.12 4.52 -0.40 -5.0 21


2014 Rankings

53 Wins is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
51 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
.510 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
4.00 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
4.01 RA/G is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 5th 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: 07-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 34 26 .567 280 245 .268 .329 .416
Cleveland Indians 29 28 .509 252 252 .257 .327 .401
Kansas City Royals 28 30 .483 249 260 .271 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 25 31 .446 237 262 .251 .316 .401
Minnesota Twins 26 32 .448 241 269 .254 .315 .395

Top offensive performers by SB

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

22 SB
Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

19 SB
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

14 SB

Top pitching performers by PWARP

James Shields
James Shields

2.0 PWARP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.4 PWARP
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

1.2 PWARP

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 394 45 26 2 2 30 16 61 22 2 .276 .312 .374 .250 13.0 1.1
2Jarrod Dyson 196 21 1 3 1 14 15 31 19 4 .274 .330 .331 .242 4.6 1.0
3Lorenzo Cain 309 31 18 3 3 37 14 68 14 3 .297 .333 .410 .256 7.2 1.4
4Norichika Aoki 342 40 14 3 0 17 27 34 8 4 .265 .331 .330 .248 7.4 0.4
5Alex Gordon 411 51 25 0 9 46 40 73 7 2 .273 .353 .417 .276 22.9 3.5
6Omar Infante 356 33 12 3 5 49 21 38 4 2 .262 .303 .363 .241 3.5 -0.7
7Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
8Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.4 0.7
9Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
10Salvador Perez 385 42 17 0 12 38 19 43 1 0 .281 .322 .427 .268 20.8 2.1
11Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
12Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Mike Moustakas 301 30 12 1 13 40 25 50 0 0 .195 .260 .390 .245 5.2 0.8
14Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
16Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -0.8 0.0
20Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .326 19.2 0.1
22Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .070 1.2 -0.1
23Billy Butler 414 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .273 .326 .370 .248 -4.0 -0.5
24Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.1 -0.6
26Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
27Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
28Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .401 11.2 -0.1
29Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .405 10.3 0.2

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 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.70939 4.22 19.2 2.0
2Wade Davis 6 2 0 42 0 44.7 3.83 3.83 13.50 0.00 1.01 1.63584 1.87 13.1 1.4
3Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.82942 4.18 11.2 1.2
4Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.11823 4.53 10.3 1.1
5Greg Holland 1 2 27 40 0 38.7 6.28 2.56 13.50 0.70 1.86 2.0203 2.52 9.1 1.0
6Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.85999 4.54 10.3 1.0
7Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 44.0 7.36 3.68 6.95 0.00 1.84 2.97641 2.84 8.4 0.9
8Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44181 2.71 5.6 0.6
9Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.33856 4.59 4.0 0.4
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95823 4.35 2.8 0.3
11Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87035 5.12 1.2 0.2
12Jason Frasor 0 0 0 5 0 2.3 0.00 0.00 11.57 0.00 0.00 1.8725 1.27 0.6 0.1
13Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.97641 4.44 0.2 0.0
14Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65823 4.02 0.1 0.0
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65823 5.24 -0.1 0.0
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83131 5.14 -0.5 -0.1
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 10 0 9.0 6.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 3.00 5.26934 6.75 -1.2 -0.1
18Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1573 17.45 -1.6 -0.2
19Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1581 13.28 -2.9 -0.3
20Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71207 6.55 -3.1 -0.3
21Aaron Crow 5 1 2 48 0 44.3 7.51 3.45 5.08 1.42 3.05 5.23342 6.25 -4.3 -0.5

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