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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 09-16)
1 Detroit Tigers 84 67 .556 - 4.73 4.36 0.37 1.4 6
2 Kansas City Royals 82 68 .547 1.5 4.01 3.89 0.12 10.7 12
3 Cleveland Indians 77 73 .513 6.5 4.19 4.15 0.04 1.2 11
4 Chicago White Sox 69 82 .457 15.0 4.13 4.72 -0.59 1.9 19
5 Minnesota Twins 64 87 .424 20.0 4.38 4.84 -0.46 -3.6 21



2014 Rankings

82 Wins is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
68 Losses is tied for 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.547 Win Pct is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.89 RA/G is tied for 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.12 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: 09-16)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 6 5 .545 51 45 .270 .329 .418
Chicago White Sox 5 6 .455 46 52 .257 .314 .402
Cleveland Indians 5 6 .455 46 49 .257 .320 .394
Kansas City Royals 5 6 .455 48 48 .268 .322 .397
Minnesota Twins 5 6 .455 45 51 .256 .313 .393

Top offensive performers by VORP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

35.4 VORP
James Shields
James Shields

26.6 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

15.9 VORP

Top pitching performers by HR9

Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

13.50 HR9
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

3.38 HR9
Louis Coleman
Louis Coleman

1.61 HR9

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 597 81 31 1 19 68 58 112 11 3 .270 .352 .442 .287 35.4 5.3
2James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .240 26.6 0.1
3Salvador Perez 561 54 27 1 16 65 21 74 1 0 .260 .291 .404 .251 15.9 1.5
4Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .238 15.8 0.1
5Alcides Escobar 565 67 31 5 2 46 21 76 30 4 .273 .305 .362 .245 15.4 1.5
6Lorenzo Cain 456 49 27 4 4 47 23 100 25 4 .297 .336 .407 .263 14.0 2.4
7Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 11.7 -0.2
8Norichika Aoki 500 58 20 4 1 37 41 47 15 7 .271 .340 .341 .256 11.3 0.4
9Jarrod Dyson 275 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .272 .327 .329 .243 7.4 1.5
10Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .131 7.2 -0.1
11Mike Moustakas 459 43 20 1 15 51 32 69 0 0 .212 .271 .372 .235 4.7 1.3
12Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
13Omar Infante 531 47 19 3 6 63 26 61 9 3 .258 .293 .345 .233 3.0 -1.3
14Eric Hosmer 499 50 30 1 8 53 32 85 4 2 .266 .315 .389 .257 2.9 1.0
15Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .315 2.4 0.3
16Josh Willingham 73 13 5 0 2 6 9 17 1 0 .274 .384 .452 .276 2.0 0.2
17Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .274 1.4 0.2
18Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
19Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
20Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
21Jayson Nix 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .016 -0.8 -0.1
22Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
23Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
24Raul Ibanez 84 6 3 1 2 5 8 14 0 0 .197 .274 .342 .225 -2.3 -0.2
25Billy Butler 566 53 28 0 9 59 39 89 0 0 .265 .318 .372 .250 -3.8 -0.3
26Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
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
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Tim Collins 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
37Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Terrance Gore 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by HR9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Descending
HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1446 17.84 -1.7 -0.2
2Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1454 13.44 -3.1 -0.3
3Louis Coleman 1 0 0 26 0 28.0 11.25 5.14 5.79 1.61 6.43 6.00265 6.17 -3.5 -0.4
4Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.52786 6.82 -9.0 -1.0
5Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.59379 4.88 1.9 0.2
6Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.35917 4.70 7.2 0.8
7Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.76332 4.10 20.3 2.2
8James Shields 14 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56075 4.10 26.6 2.8
9Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 28 0 31.3 10.05 2.01 5.46 0.86 4.31 3.94338 4.74 1.2 0.1
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.94551 4.40 2.2 0.2
11Scott Downs 0 2 0 15 0 12.7 7.82 3.55 2.13 0.71 3.55 4.88235 6.13 -1.5 -0.2
12Yordano Ventura 12 10 0 28 27 165.0 8.35 3.38 7.64 0.71 3.27 3.67278 4.27 15.8 1.6
13Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70447 4.41 11.7 1.3
14Jason Frasor 3 0 0 20 0 14.7 7.98 2.45 9.20 0.61 1.84 3.00915 3.40 2.0 0.2
15Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.81859 5.14 -0.9 -0.1
16Greg Holland 1 2 42 60 0 57.3 5.81 2.98 13.03 0.47 1.57 1.92458 2.48 13.1 1.4
17Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.64551 4.00 0.1 0.0
18Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 0.418263 2.04 1.0 0.1
19Casey Coleman 0 0 0 7 0 9.7 10.24 4.66 3.72 0.00 2.79 3.86965 4.39 0.4 0.0
20Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 3 2 13.3 10.12 1.35 6.07 0.00 4.05 2.47051 3.83 2.1 0.2
21Wade Davis 9 2 3 64 0 65.3 4.41 2.89 13.22 0.00 0.69 1.30878 1.55 19.8 2.2
22Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 64 0 63.3 6.68 3.27 7.82 0.00 1.28 2.64025 2.75 12.1 1.3
23Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.64551 5.44 -0.2 0.0

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