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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 07-29)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 46 .553 - 4.66 4.31 0.35 5.5 4
2 Kansas City Royals 53 52 .505 5.0 3.97 3.99 -0.02 0.5 16
3 Cleveland Indians 52 54 .491 6.5 4.45 4.42 0.03 -1.0 10
4 Chicago White Sox 52 55 .486 7.0 4.35 4.44 -0.09 -1.5 14
5 Minnesota Twins 48 57 .457 10.0 4.10 4.49 -0.39 -4.5 20


2014 Rankings

53 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, 2nd in division
52 Losses is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
.505 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.97 RS/G is tied for 17th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
3.99 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
-0.02 Diff/G is 18th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
0.5 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-29)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 33 26 .559 275 241 .268 .329 .416
Cleveland Indians 28 28 .500 248 248 .257 .326 .400
Chicago White Sox 25 30 .455 234 258 .251 .316 .401
Kansas City Royals 27 30 .474 244 256 .271 .321 .394
Minnesota Twins 26 31 .456 237 264 .254 .315 .394

Top offensive performers by VORP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

22.9 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

20.8 VORP
James Shields
James Shields

19.5 VORP

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

17.46 FAIR_RA
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

13.26 FAIR_RA
Scott Downs
Scott Downs

6.75 FAIR_RA

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 411 51 25 0 9 46 40 73 7 2 .273 .353 .417 .276 22.9 3.5
2Salvador Perez 385 42 17 0 12 38 19 43 1 0 .281 .322 .427 .268 20.8 2.1
3James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .328 19.5 0.1
4Alcides Escobar 394 45 26 2 2 30 16 61 22 2 .276 .312 .374 .250 12.9 1.0
5Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .403 11.3 -0.1
6Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 10.5 0.2
7Norichika Aoki 342 40 14 3 0 17 27 34 8 4 .265 .331 .330 .248 7.4 0.4
8Lorenzo Cain 309 31 18 3 3 37 14 68 14 3 .297 .333 .410 .256 7.1 1.4
9Mike Moustakas 301 30 12 1 13 40 25 50 0 0 .195 .260 .390 .244 5.2 0.9
10Jarrod Dyson 196 21 1 3 1 14 15 31 19 4 .274 .330 .331 .242 4.5 1.0
11Omar Infante 356 33 12 3 5 49 21 38 4 2 .262 .303 .363 .241 3.5 -0.7
12Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .070 1.5 -0.1
13Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
14Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.4 0.7
15Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.1 0.2
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
17Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
18Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -0.8 0.0
19Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
20Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
21Billy Butler 414 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .273 .326 .370 .248 -4.1 -0.5
22Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.1 -0.6
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Louis Coleman 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 FAIR_RA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Descending
FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1581 17.46 -1.6 -0.2
2Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1589 13.26 -2.8 -0.3
3Scott Downs 0 1 0 10 0 9.0 6.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 3.00 5.27008 6.75 -1.2 -0.1
4Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.7128 6.55 -3.1 -0.3
5Aaron Crow 5 1 2 48 0 44.3 7.51 3.45 5.08 1.42 3.05 5.23415 6.24 -4.2 -0.5
6Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65896 5.24 -0.1 0.0
7Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83204 5.14 -0.5 -0.1
8Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87109 5.12 1.5 0.2
9Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.33929 4.59 4.0 0.4
10Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86072 4.53 10.5 1.0
11Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.11896 4.52 10.5 1.2
12Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.97714 4.43 0.2 0.0
13Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95896 4.35 2.8 0.3
14James Shields 9 5 0 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.71013 4.22 19.5 2.0
15Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.83015 4.18 11.3 1.2
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65896 4.01 0.1 0.0
17Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 44.0 7.36 3.68 6.95 0.00 1.84 2.97715 2.84 8.4 0.9
18Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44255 2.71 5.6 0.6
19Greg Holland 1 2 27 40 0 38.7 6.28 2.56 13.50 0.70 1.86 2.02103 2.52 9.1 1.0
20Wade Davis 6 2 0 42 0 44.7 3.83 3.83 13.50 0.00 1.01 1.63658 1.87 13.1 1.4
21Jason Frasor 0 0 0 5 0 2.3 0.00 0.00 11.57 0.00 0.00 1.87323 1.27 0.7 0.1

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