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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 07-31)
1 Detroit Tigers 58 47 .552 - 4.68 4.31 0.37 5.5 4
2 Kansas City Royals 55 52 .514 4.0 3.98 3.96 0.02 1.5 12
3 Cleveland Indians 53 55 .491 6.5 4.44 4.40 0.04 -1.0 10
4 Chicago White Sox 53 56 .486 7.0 4.35 4.46 -0.11 -1.5 14
5 Minnesota Twins 48 59 .449 11.0 4.07 4.49 -0.42 -5.5 20


2014 Rankings

55 Wins is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
52 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.514 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is 18th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
3.96 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.02 Diff/G is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
1.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 32 25 .561 262 225 .268 .327 .413
Cleveland Indians 26 28 .481 231 242 .256 .322 .396
Kansas City Royals 27 28 .491 237 247 .271 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 24 29 .453 225 248 .251 .316 .401
Minnesota Twins 25 30 .455 230 253 .253 .314 .398

Top offensive performers by SLG

Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.667 SLG
James Shields
James Shields

.600 SLG
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

.500 SLG

Bottom pitching performers by VORP

Aaron Crow
Aaron Crow

-4.5 VORP
Louis Coleman
Louis Coleman

-3.1 VORP
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

-2.8 VORP

Hitters by SLG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Descending
SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
2James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .331 19.7 0.0
3Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .401 10.3 0.2
4Alex Gordon 423 52 27 0 9 47 41 74 7 2 .276 .355 .421 .278 24.8 3.9
5Salvador Perez 397 43 18 0 12 39 19 45 1 0 .275 .315 .419 .262 18.6 1.9
6Lorenzo Cain 319 32 19 3 3 37 14 70 15 3 .297 .332 .410 .256 7.6 1.5
7Mike Moustakas 311 32 14 1 13 42 27 52 0 0 .196 .265 .393 .247 6.0 0.9
8Raul Ibanez 48 5 3 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .217 .250 .391 .228 -0.5 0.0
9Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .271 1.1 0.2
10Alcides Escobar 403 46 26 3 2 32 16 64 23 2 .277 .312 .379 .251 14.8 1.3
11Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 -0.2 0.5
12Omar Infante 368 35 13 3 5 49 22 41 4 2 .265 .307 .366 .244 5.3 -0.5
13Billy Butler 424 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .269 .321 .363 .245 -5.6 -0.6
14Jarrod Dyson 200 22 1 3 1 15 15 32 21 4 .274 .328 .330 .244 5.4 1.1
15Norichika Aoki 350 40 14 3 0 17 27 35 9 4 .261 .327 .325 .245 6.4 0.3
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
17Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .163 -1.3 -0.2
18Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.1 -0.6
19Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
20Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
21Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.6 -0.1
22Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 10.2 -0.1
23Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Kelvin Herrera 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
28Aaron Crow 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
30Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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
1Aaron Crow 5 1 2 50 0 45.7 7.49 3.55 4.93 1.38 3.15 5.24166 6.26 -4.5 -0.5
2Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71521 6.53 -3.1 -0.3
3Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1613 13.11 -2.8 -0.3
4Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1605 17.35 -1.6 -0.2
5Scott Downs 0 1 0 11 0 9.0 7.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 4.00 5.27248 6.52 -1.1 -0.1
6Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83445 5.12 -0.4 0.0
7Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66137 5.22 -0.1 0.0
8Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66137 4.00 0.1 0.0
9Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.97954 4.40 0.2 0.0
10Jason Frasor 1 0 0 7 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 1.25229 -0.20 1.1 0.1
11Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87349 5.10 1.6 0.2
12Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96137 4.33 2.9 0.3
13Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.34169 4.56 4.1 0.5
14Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44495 2.70 5.6 0.6
15Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 46.0 7.43 3.72 7.24 0.00 1.76 2.92224 2.67 9.2 1.0
16Greg Holland 1 2 29 42 0 40.7 5.98 2.66 13.50 0.66 1.77 2.00563 2.43 10.0 1.1
17Danny Duffy 5 10 0 22 16 104.0 6.58 3.46 6.92 0.78 2.42 4.01714 4.37 10.2 1.1
18Yordano Ventura 8 8 0 21 20 121.0 8.85 2.90 7.59 0.97 3.50 3.88864 4.58 10.3 1.0
19Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12137 4.52 10.6 1.2
20Wade Davis 6 2 0 44 0 46.3 3.88 3.88 13.79 0.00 0.97 1.58583 1.65 14.0 1.5
21James Shields 9 6 0 23 23 149.3 9.58 1.99 7.53 0.96 3.50 3.72387 4.21 19.7 2.1

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