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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 09-13)
1 Detroit Tigers 82 66 .554 - 4.71 4.35 0.36 1.2 6
2 Kansas City Royals 81 66 .551 0.5 4.01 3.84 0.17 10.7 12
3 Cleveland Indians 76 71 .517 5.5 4.21 4.16 0.05 1.2 11
4 Chicago White Sox 68 80 .459 14.0 4.12 4.71 -0.59 2.2 18
5 Minnesota Twins 62 86 .419 20.0 4.36 4.84 -0.48 -3.7 22



2014 Rankings

81 Wins is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
66 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, tied for 1st in division
.551 Win Pct is 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.84 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.17 Diff/G is 11th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
10.7 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: 09-14)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 8 6 .571 66 60 .270 .328 .418
Cleveland Indians 7 7 .500 59 62 .257 .320 .394
Kansas City Royals 7 7 .500 61 61 .268 .322 .397
Chicago White Sox 6 8 .429 60 66 .257 .314 .402
Minnesota Twins 6 8 .429 58 65 .256 .312 .393

Top offensive performers by SO

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

110 SO
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

97 SO
Billy Butler
Billy Butler

89 SO

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

24.0 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

19.7 VORP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

17.6 VORP

Hitters by SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 589 80 30 1 19 67 58 110 10 3 .269 .351 .441 .288 35.6 5.3
2Lorenzo Cain 446 49 27 4 4 46 22 97 25 4 .299 .336 .411 .265 14.3 2.5
3Billy Butler 562 53 28 0 9 59 38 89 0 0 .266 .319 .374 .251 -3.3 -0.3
4Eric Hosmer 491 48 29 1 7 50 29 84 4 2 .265 .310 .380 .252 -0.1 0.6
5Alcides Escobar 555 67 31 5 2 46 20 76 30 4 .276 .307 .367 .247 16.7 1.7
6Salvador Perez 553 53 27 1 16 65 21 72 1 0 .262 .293 .408 .253 16.4 1.6
7Mike Moustakas 454 43 19 1 15 51 31 69 0 0 .210 .267 .369 .233 3.3 1.1
8Omar Infante 523 46 19 3 6 62 26 60 9 3 .256 .292 .344 .233 2.7 -1.4
9Norichika Aoki 490 57 19 4 1 37 39 47 15 7 .267 .335 .336 .253 10.0 0.5
10Jarrod Dyson 271 30 3 4 1 23 21 47 33 7 .277 .332 .335 .248 8.0 1.7
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .274 1.4 0.2
12Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
13Josh Willingham 73 13 5 0 2 6 9 17 1 0 .274 .384 .452 .276 2.0 0.2
14Raul Ibanez 83 6 3 1 2 5 7 14 0 0 .197 .265 .342 .221 -2.6 -0.2
15Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
16Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
17Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .316 2.4 0.3
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
19Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
20Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.8 0.1
21Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
22Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 11.7 -0.2
23Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
24Jayson Nix 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.5 -0.1
25Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 7.2 -0.1
26James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .241 24.0 0.1
27Jason Frasor 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
29Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Terrance Gore 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 14 7 0 31 31 207.3 8.81 1.78 7.12 0.91 3.13 3.635 4.17 24.0 2.5
2Wade Davis 8 2 3 63 0 64.3 4.34 2.94 13.43 0.00 0.70 1.28258 1.52 19.7 2.2
3Jason Vargas 11 8 0 27 27 174.3 9.29 1.91 6.09 0.88 3.25 3.78457 4.20 17.6 1.9
4Yordano Ventura 12 10 0 28 27 165.0 8.35 3.38 7.64 0.71 3.27 3.67514 4.26 15.8 1.6
5Greg Holland 1 2 42 60 0 57.3 5.81 2.98 13.03 0.47 1.57 1.92693 2.48 13.1 1.4
6Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 63 0 62.3 6.50 3.32 7.80 0.00 1.30 2.66658 2.71 12.0 1.3
7Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70683 4.41 11.7 1.3
8Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36152 4.69 7.2 0.9
9Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.94786 4.40 2.1 0.2
10Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 3 2 13.3 10.12 1.35 6.07 0.00 4.05 2.47286 3.80 2.1 0.2
11Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.59614 4.87 1.9 0.2
12Jason Frasor 3 0 0 19 0 13.7 7.90 1.98 9.22 0.66 1.98 2.92835 3.33 1.9 0.2
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 28 0 31.3 10.05 2.01 5.46 0.86 4.31 3.94574 4.73 1.2 0.1
14Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 0.420615 2.03 1.0 0.1
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 6 0 8.7 10.38 4.15 4.15 0.00 3.12 3.6094 4.12 0.6 0.1
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.64786 3.99 0.1 0.0
17Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.64786 5.44 -0.2 0.0
18Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.82094 5.14 -0.9 -0.1
19Scott Downs 0 2 0 15 0 12.7 7.82 3.55 2.13 0.71 3.55 4.8847 6.12 -1.5 -0.2
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.147 17.86 -1.7 -0.2
21Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1478 13.44 -3.1 -0.3
22Louis Coleman 1 0 0 25 0 27.0 11.33 5.00 5.67 1.67 6.33 6.07379 6.18 -3.4 -0.4
23Aaron Crow 6 1 3 63 0 56.0 7.88 3.54 4.98 1.45 3.86 5.30858 6.34 -6.8 -0.8

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