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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: 07-31)
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

Top pitching performers by FIP

Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

21.1619 FIP
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

12.1627 FIP
Louis Coleman
Louis Coleman

6.71664 FIP

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 .334 1.4 0.1
2James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .331 19.6 0.0
3Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .401 10.5 0.2
4Salvador Perez 393 43 18 0 12 39 19 45 1 0 .278 .318 .423 .266 19.7 2.1
5Alex Gordon 419 52 27 0 9 47 41 73 7 2 .276 .356 .423 .279 25.0 3.8
6Lorenzo Cain 315 31 19 3 3 37 14 70 14 3 .294 .330 .409 .255 7.1 1.4
7Mike Moustakas 308 30 13 1 13 41 26 51 0 0 .194 .261 .388 .245 5.3 0.8
8Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
9Eric Hosmer 443 45 27 0 6 46 27 73 3 2 .268 .314 .378 .252 0.3 0.5
10Alcides Escobar 400 45 26 2 2 30 16 64 23 2 .277 .312 .374 .250 13.2 1.1
11Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -0.8 0.0
12Omar Infante 364 35 13 3 5 49 22 39 4 2 .268 .310 .370 .246 6.2 -0.4
13Billy Butler 422 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .268 .320 .362 .244 -5.6 -0.6
14Jarrod Dyson 196 21 1 3 1 14 15 31 19 4 .274 .330 .331 .242 4.6 1.0
15Norichika Aoki 350 40 14 3 0 17 27 35 9 4 .261 .327 .325 .245 6.4 0.2
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 .162 -1.3 -0.2
18Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -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
21Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 10.1 -0.1
22Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.5 -0.1
23Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Wade Davis 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
30Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1619 17.42 -1.6 -0.2
2Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1627 13.19 -2.8 -0.3
3Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71664 6.53 -3.1 -0.3
4Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.6628 5.21 -0.1 0.0
5Scott Downs 0 1 0 11 0 9.0 7.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 4.00 5.27391 6.52 -1.1 -0.1
6Aaron Crow 5 1 2 49 0 45.3 7.35 3.38 4.96 1.39 2.98 5.19221 6.21 -4.3 -0.5
7Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87492 5.10 1.5 0.2
8Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83588 5.12 -0.5 -0.1
9Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.34313 4.57 4.0 0.4
10Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.1228 4.52 10.5 1.1
11Danny Duffy 5 10 0 22 16 104.0 6.58 3.46 6.92 0.78 2.42 4.01857 4.36 10.1 1.1
12Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98098 4.40 0.2 0.0
13Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.9628 4.33 2.8 0.3
14Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86456 4.52 10.5 1.0
15James Shields 9 6 0 23 23 149.3 9.58 1.99 7.53 0.96 3.50 3.7253 4.22 19.6 2.1
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.6628 3.99 0.1 0.0
17Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 46.0 7.43 3.72 7.24 0.00 1.76 2.92367 2.66 9.2 1.0
18Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44638 2.70 5.6 0.6
19Greg Holland 1 2 28 41 0 39.7 6.13 2.72 13.61 0.68 1.82 2.02835 2.46 9.6 1.0
20Wade Davis 6 2 0 43 0 45.7 3.74 3.74 13.60 0.00 0.99 1.58616 1.87 13.4 1.5
21Jason Frasor 1 0 0 7 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 1.25373 -0.20 1.1 0.1

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