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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 07-09)
1 Detroit Tigers 50 37 .575 - 4.74 4.32 0.42 6.5 3
2 Kansas City Royals 47 43 .522 4.5 4.13 3.93 0.20 2.0 10
3 Cleveland Indians 44 46 .489 7.5 4.40 4.56 -0.16 -1.0 15
4 Chicago White Sox 44 48 .478 8.5 4.30 4.54 -0.24 -2.0 19
5 Minnesota Twins 41 49 .456 10.5 4.16 4.47 -0.31 -4.0 20


2014 Rankings

47 Wins is tied for 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
43 Losses is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
.522 Win Pct is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
4.13 RS/G is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 5th in division
3.93 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.20 Diff/G is 13th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
2 Pyth O/U is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-10)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 40 35 .533 338 311 .270 .331 .415
Cleveland Indians 35 37 .486 315 322 .257 .326 .401
Kansas City Royals 35 37 .486 310 324 .272 .321 .394
Minnesota Twins 34 38 .472 312 335 .255 .318 .403
Chicago White Sox 31 39 .443 296 331 .250 .315 .400

Top offensive performers by AVG

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

.500 AVG
James Shields
James Shields

.400 AVG
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.324 AVG

Bottom pitching performers by BB9

Scott Downs
Scott Downs

0.00 BB9
James Shields
James Shields

1.96 BB9
Francisley Bueno
Francisley Bueno

1.98 BB9

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 11.2 0.2
2James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .321 15.3 0.1
3Lorenzo Cain 264 27 16 3 3 37 12 54 12 3 .324 .360 .449 .278 12.3 1.7
4Christian Colon 10 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .300 .300 .700 .335 1.2 0.1
5Jarrod Dyson 153 19 0 2 1 11 12 24 16 4 .294 .349 .346 .257 6.0 0.8
6Salvador Perez 334 37 17 0 11 35 18 39 1 0 .284 .329 .444 .276 21.0 2.1
7Alcides Escobar 344 40 24 2 2 28 15 52 21 2 .283 .322 .390 .260 13.7 1.0
8Danny Valencia 103 8 5 0 2 10 6 22 0 0 .281 .320 .396 .280 2.2 0.3
9Billy Butler 363 33 18 0 2 34 28 62 0 0 .272 .325 .346 .243 -5.1 -0.6
10Omar Infante 297 31 9 3 5 44 18 34 3 1 .272 .315 .382 .249 5.3 -0.4
11Alex Gordon 368 47 24 0 9 44 35 62 6 2 .268 .348 .425 .278 21.6 3.4
12Norichika Aoki 292 36 12 2 0 14 21 30 7 4 .263 .326 .324 .246 7.1 0.4
13Eric Hosmer 403 42 24 0 5 39 27 64 3 1 .260 .310 .366 .246 -2.0 0.4
14Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .163 -1.3 -0.2
15Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .157 -0.7 -0.1
16Mike Moustakas 253 23 10 1 10 36 21 39 0 0 .193 .258 .377 .239 1.7 0.3
17Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.5 0.0
18Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
19Raul Ibanez 27 2 0 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 .111 .111 .222 .127 -2.6 -0.2
20Brett Hayes 40 3 0 0 1 2 1 8 0 0 .103 .125 .179 .110 -4.4 -0.5
21Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 3.1 -0.1
22Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .402 11.0 0.0
23Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Louis Coleman 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
29Francisco Pena 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 BB9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Ascending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Scott Downs 0 0 0 3 0 3.3 2.70 0.00 5.40 0.00 0.00 1.95475 2.06 0.9 0.1
2James Shields 9 4 0 19 19 123.7 9.61 1.96 7.42 1.09 3.71 3.93104 4.40 15.3 1.6
3Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 12 0 13.7 9.22 1.98 4.61 0.00 1.98 2.78891 3.05 3.1 0.3
4Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.11476 4.54 11.0 1.2
5Jeremy Guthrie 5 7 0 18 18 116.3 9.44 2.24 5.65 1.32 4.10 4.75361 5.01 3.1 0.3
6Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.97293 4.36 0.2 0.0
7Aaron Crow 4 1 1 41 0 37.7 6.93 2.63 4.78 0.72 2.39 4.00432 4.99 0.2 0.0
8Greg Holland 1 2 24 35 0 33.7 6.42 2.67 13.90 0.80 1.87 2.11516 2.47 8.2 0.9
9Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 17 17 101.7 8.68 2.74 7.52 0.80 3.28 3.60722 4.32 11.2 1.1
10Danny Duffy 5 8 0 18 12 78.7 6.75 3.32 6.98 0.80 2.86 3.98103 4.00 11.0 1.2
11Bruce Chen 1 2 0 6 4 25.3 11.72 3.55 9.24 0.71 7.11 3.31265 3.94 4.2 0.5
12Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 38 0 37.0 8.03 3.65 7.54 0.00 2.19 2.77638 2.49 8.7 0.9
13Wade Davis 5 2 0 35 0 37.7 3.58 3.82 14.34 0.00 1.19 1.48219 1.74 11.6 1.3
14Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95476 4.33 3.0 0.3
15Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65476 4.03 0.1 0.0
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.82784 5.12 -0.3 0.0
17Louis Coleman 1 0 0 18 0 19.7 11.90 5.49 5.95 2.29 6.41 7.12085 7.06 -3.6 -0.4
18Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1546 13.20 -2.8 -0.3
19Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65476 5.11 0.0 0.0
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1539 17.28 -1.6 -0.2

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