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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 07-23)
1 Detroit Tigers 56 42 .571 - 4.78 4.30 0.48 7.0 3
2 Cleveland Indians 51 50 .505 6.5 4.46 4.42 0.04 0.5 11
3 Kansas City Royals 50 50 .500 7.0 3.98 3.97 0.01 0.0 14
4 Chicago White Sox 48 54 .471 10.0 4.22 4.51 -0.29 -3.0 21
5 Minnesota Twins 46 54 .460 11.0 4.17 4.46 -0.29 -4.0 19


2014 Rankings

50 Wins is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
50 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, tied for 2nd in division
.500 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
3.98 RS/G is tied for 17th in MLB, 10th in league, 5th in division
3.97 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.01 Diff/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
0 Pyth O/U is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-24)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 35 29 .547 297 265 .269 .330 .413
Cleveland Indians 30 31 .492 269 271 .257 .327 .401
Kansas City Royals 30 32 .484 266 279 .272 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 27 33 .450 254 282 .251 .315 .400
Minnesota Twins 29 33 .468 269 288 .255 .319 .403

Top offensive performers by VORP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

24.8 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

20.9 VORP
James Shields
James Shields

19.2 VORP

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

19.2 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

12.6 VORP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

10.4 VORP

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 394 49 25 0 9 45 40 67 7 2 .280 .363 .431 .285 24.8 3.9
2Salvador Perez 368 39 17 0 11 37 19 42 1 0 .283 .326 .428 .270 20.9 2.2
3James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 19.2 0.1
4Alcides Escobar 381 43 26 2 2 29 16 56 22 2 .278 .315 .380 .252 13.0 1.0
5Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 9.3 0.2
6Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .400 9.3 -0.1
7Norichika Aoki 325 38 13 2 0 14 27 31 8 4 .263 .333 .322 .248 7.2 0.4
8Lorenzo Cain 296 29 18 3 3 37 14 65 13 3 .296 .334 .415 .257 7.1 1.5
9Jarrod Dyson 181 21 1 3 1 13 15 26 19 4 .292 .350 .354 .256 6.5 1.0
10Omar Infante 339 33 12 3 5 48 19 36 4 1 .271 .310 .377 .248 5.4 -0.5
11Mike Moustakas 284 27 11 1 12 39 24 45 0 0 .199 .265 .391 .247 5.0 0.9
12Danny Valencia 117 8 5 0 2 11 7 26 0 0 .287 .333 .389 .276 1.7 0.2
13Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .254 1.4 0.7
14Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .332 1.4 0.1
15Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 0.7 -0.1
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.6 0.0
17Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
18Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.4 -0.2
19Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
20Raul Ibanez 41 3 1 0 1 3 1 7 0 0 .150 .171 .250 .157 -3.2 -0.3
21Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
22Billy Butler 402 36 20 0 3 36 31 69 0 0 .266 .321 .346 .239 -7.3 -0.8
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 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 5 0 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.71899 4.24 19.2 2.0
2Wade Davis 6 2 0 40 0 42.7 3.38 3.59 13.71 0.00 1.05 1.5272 1.81 12.6 1.4
3Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12783 4.54 10.4 1.1
4Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 19 18 107.7 9.03 2.93 7.36 0.84 3.59 3.77154 4.60 9.3 0.8
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 20 14 91.3 6.90 3.15 6.80 0.79 2.66 3.97805 4.33 9.3 1.0
6Greg Holland 1 2 26 38 0 36.7 6.14 2.45 13.75 0.74 1.72 1.9951 2.40 9.1 1.0
7Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 42 0 42.0 7.71 3.64 7.07 0.00 1.93 2.95354 2.82 8.2 0.9
8Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 14 0 19.3 8.38 2.33 6.52 0.00 2.33 2.49541 2.54 5.3 0.6
9Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.58839 4.13 4.8 0.5
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96783 4.36 2.8 0.3
11Jeremy Guthrie 5 9 0 20 20 126.3 9.62 2.49 5.70 1.28 4.56 4.86968 5.17 0.7 0.2
12Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.986 4.45 0.2 0.0
13Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66783 4.03 0.1 0.0
14Jason Frasor 0 0 0 2 0 0.7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.16783 4.07 0.0 0.0
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66783 5.27 -0.1 0.0
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84091 5.16 -0.5 -0.1
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 7 0 5.7 6.35 3.18 4.76 1.59 4.76 5.46193 7.52 -1.2 -0.1
18Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1669 17.29 -1.6 -0.2
19Aaron Crow 4 1 1 45 0 41.3 7.19 3.48 4.79 1.09 2.61 4.83718 5.76 -2.5 -0.3
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1677 13.13 -2.8 -0.3
21Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72167 6.56 -3.1 -0.3

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