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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 SLG

Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.667 SLG
James Shields
James Shields

.600 SLG
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

.500 SLG

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

15.5 VORP
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

13.7 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

11.7 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 .322 15.5 0.1
3Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 11.5 0.2
4Salvador Perez 341 37 17 0 11 36 18 39 1 0 .284 .328 .441 .274 20.9 2.1
5Lorenzo Cain 273 27 16 3 3 37 12 55 12 3 .312 .348 .434 .269 9.6 1.5
6Alex Gordon 368 47 24 0 9 44 35 62 6 2 .268 .348 .425 .277 21.4 3.4
7Danny Valencia 107 8 5 0 2 10 7 22 0 0 .293 .336 .404 .287 3.0 0.3
8Alcides Escobar 351 41 24 2 2 28 15 53 22 2 .283 .321 .388 .259 14.0 1.0
9Eric Hosmer 411 44 25 0 6 41 27 64 3 1 .268 .316 .382 .253 0.6 0.6
10Omar Infante 303 31 9 3 5 44 18 35 4 1 .273 .316 .381 .248 5.0 -0.5
11Mike Moustakas 258 23 11 1 10 36 21 41 0 0 .193 .257 .378 .238 2.0 0.5
12Billy Butler 371 34 18 0 3 35 28 65 0 0 .269 .321 .349 .242 -5.5 -0.6
13Jarrod Dyson 161 20 0 2 1 12 13 24 17 4 .294 .350 .343 .253 5.5 0.8
14Norichika Aoki 297 36 13 2 0 14 21 30 7 4 .266 .328 .330 .247 6.9 0.4
15Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.6 0.0
16Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
17Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .157 -0.7 -0.1
18Raul Ibanez 31 2 0 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 .097 .097 .194 .113 -3.5 -0.3
19Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .166 -2.2 -0.4
20Brett Hayes 41 3 0 0 1 2 1 9 0 0 .100 .122 .175 .107 -4.6 -0.5
21Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 13.7 -0.1
22Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.3 -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
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
28Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Kelvin Herrera 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 VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1James 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
2Danny 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
3Wade 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
4Yordano 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
5Jason 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
6Kelvin 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
7Greg 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
8Bruce 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
9Francisley 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
10Michael 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
11Jeremy 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
12Scott 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
13Aaron 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
14Casey 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
15Wilking 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
16Justin 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
17Tim 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
18Donnie 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
19Aaron 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
20Louis 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

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