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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 09-17)
1 Detroit Tigers 84 68 .553 - 4.72 4.38 0.34 1.2 6
2 Kansas City Royals 83 68 .550 0.5 4.03 3.87 0.16 10.4 11
3 Cleveland Indians 78 73 .517 5.5 4.17 4.12 0.05 1.4 12
4 Chicago White Sox 69 83 .454 15.0 4.12 4.72 -0.60 2.1 21
5 Minnesota Twins 65 87 .428 19.0 4.41 4.84 -0.43 -3.4 18



2014 Rankings

83 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
68 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, tied for 1st in division
.550 Win Pct is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
4.03 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.16 Diff/G is 10th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
10.4 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-17)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 6 4 .600 47 40 .270 .329 .418
Cleveland Indians 5 5 .500 42 44 .257 .319 .393
Kansas City Royals 5 5 .500 44 43 .268 .322 .398
Chicago White Sox 4 6 .400 42 48 .257 .313 .401
Minnesota Twins 4 6 .400 41 47 .256 .313 .393

Top offensive performers by SB

Jarrod Dyson
Jarrod Dyson

34 SB
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

31 SB
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

25 SB

Bottom pitching performers by FIP

Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

0.383442 FIP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.34966 FIP
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

1.93176 FIP

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
1Jarrod Dyson 279 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .268 .322 .324 .240 6.7 1.5
2Alcides Escobar 570 69 31 5 2 46 22 76 31 4 .275 .308 .363 .246 16.7 1.8
3Lorenzo Cain 461 49 27 4 4 47 24 101 25 4 .295 .334 .404 .262 13.3 2.3
4Norichika Aoki 505 59 20 4 1 38 41 47 16 7 .277 .345 .346 .259 12.8 0.6
5Alex Gordon 602 82 31 1 19 70 59 114 12 3 .270 .352 .440 .287 36.0 5.3
6Omar Infante 535 47 19 3 6 64 28 62 9 3 .257 .294 .344 .235 3.7 -1.2
7Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
8Eric Hosmer 504 50 30 1 8 53 33 85 4 2 .266 .315 .387 .257 3.0 1.0
9Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
10Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
11Salvador Perez 566 55 27 1 16 65 22 76 1 0 .258 .290 .401 .249 15.5 1.4
12Terrance Gore 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Josh Willingham 74 13 5 0 2 6 9 18 1 0 .270 .378 .444 .272 1.8 0.2
14Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
15Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.7 0.1
17Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Mike Moustakas 462 43 20 1 15 52 32 69 0 0 .213 .271 .372 .236 4.9 1.2
19Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Kelvin Herrera 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
26Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .315 2.4 0.3
27Jayson Nix 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .016 -0.7 -0.1
28James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .241 26.6 0.1
29Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 7.1 -0.1
30Billy Butler 566 53 28 0 9 59 39 89 0 0 .265 .318 .372 .250 -3.8 -0.3
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
33Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .274 1.4 0.2
34Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
36Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
37Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.7 -0.2
38Raul Ibanez 84 6 3 1 2 5 8 14 0 0 .197 .274 .342 .225 -2.3 -0.2

Pitchers by FIP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Ascending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.383442 1.77 1.3 0.1
2Wade Davis 9 2 3 65 0 66.0 4.50 3.00 13.23 0.00 0.82 1.34966 1.66 19.3 2.1
3Greg Holland 1 2 42 60 0 57.3 5.81 2.98 13.03 0.47 1.57 1.93176 2.49 13.0 1.4
4Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 4 3 16.3 12.12 1.65 6.61 0.00 5.51 2.418 3.98 2.4 0.3
5Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 65 0 64.0 6.89 3.38 7.73 0.00 1.55 2.69957 2.82 11.8 1.3
6Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02226 3.51 1.9 0.2
7James Shields 14 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56794 4.10 26.6 2.8
8Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65269 3.99 0.1 0.0
9Yordano Ventura 12 10 0 28 27 165.0 8.35 3.38 7.64 0.71 3.27 3.67997 4.27 15.7 1.6
10Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.71166 4.41 11.7 1.3
11Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.77051 4.11 20.3 2.2
12Casey Coleman 0 0 0 8 0 10.3 9.58 4.35 3.48 0.00 2.61 3.83012 4.32 0.5 0.1
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.87901 4.61 1.5 0.2
14Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95269 4.40 2.2 0.2
15Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36635 4.71 7.1 0.8
16Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60097 4.89 1.9 0.2
17Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.8027 6.11 -1.5 -0.2
18Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.82577 5.15 -0.9 -0.1
19Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.53505 6.82 -8.9 -1.0
20Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65269 5.44 -0.2 0.0
21Louis Coleman 1 0 0 27 0 29.7 10.92 4.85 5.76 1.52 6.07 5.78191 6.00 -3.1 -0.3
22Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1526 13.43 -3.1 -0.3
23Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1518 17.85 -1.7 -0.2

BP Articles

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