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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 07-31)
1 Detroit Tigers 58 47 .552 - 4.68 4.31 0.37 5.5 4
2 Kansas City Royals 55 52 .514 4.0 3.98 3.96 0.02 1.5 12
3 Cleveland Indians 53 55 .491 6.5 4.44 4.40 0.04 -1.0 10
4 Chicago White Sox 53 56 .486 7.0 4.35 4.46 -0.11 -1.5 14
5 Minnesota Twins 48 59 .449 11.0 4.07 4.49 -0.42 -5.5 20


2014 Rankings

55 Wins is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
52 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.514 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is 18th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
3.96 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.02 Diff/G is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
1.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 32 25 .561 262 225 .268 .327 .413
Cleveland Indians 26 28 .481 231 242 .256 .322 .396
Kansas City Royals 27 28 .491 237 247 .271 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 24 29 .453 225 248 .251 .316 .401
Minnesota Twins 25 30 .455 230 253 .253 .314 .398

Top offensive performers by VORP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

24.8 VORP
James Shields
James Shields

19.7 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

18.6 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Jason Frasor
Jason Frasor

-0.20 FAIR_RA
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.65 FAIR_RA
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

2.43 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 423 52 27 0 9 47 41 74 7 2 .276 .355 .421 .278 24.8 3.9
2James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .331 19.7 0.0
3Salvador Perez 397 43 18 0 12 39 19 45 1 0 .275 .315 .419 .262 18.6 1.9
4Alcides Escobar 403 46 26 3 2 32 16 64 23 2 .277 .312 .379 .251 14.8 1.3
5Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .401 10.3 0.2
6Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 10.2 -0.1
7Lorenzo Cain 319 32 19 3 3 37 14 70 15 3 .297 .332 .410 .256 7.6 1.5
8Norichika Aoki 350 40 14 3 0 17 27 35 9 4 .261 .327 .325 .245 6.4 0.3
9Mike Moustakas 311 32 14 1 13 42 27 52 0 0 .196 .265 .393 .247 6.0 0.9
10Jarrod Dyson 200 22 1 3 1 15 15 32 21 4 .274 .328 .330 .244 5.4 1.1
11Omar Infante 368 35 13 3 5 49 22 41 4 2 .265 .307 .366 .244 5.3 -0.5
12Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.6 -0.1
13Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
14Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .271 1.1 0.2
15Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 -0.2 0.5
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
17Raul Ibanez 48 5 3 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .217 .250 .391 .228 -0.5 0.0
18Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
19Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .163 -1.3 -0.2
20Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
21Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.1 -0.6
22Billy Butler 424 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .269 .321 .363 .245 -5.6 -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 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Jason Frasor 1 0 0 7 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 1.25229 -0.20 1.1 0.1
2Wade Davis 6 2 0 44 0 46.3 3.88 3.88 13.79 0.00 0.97 1.58583 1.65 14.0 1.5
3Greg Holland 1 2 29 42 0 40.7 5.98 2.66 13.50 0.66 1.77 2.00563 2.43 10.0 1.1
4Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 46.0 7.43 3.72 7.24 0.00 1.76 2.92224 2.67 9.2 1.0
5Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44495 2.70 5.6 0.6
6Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66137 4.00 0.1 0.0
7James Shields 9 6 0 23 23 149.3 9.58 1.99 7.53 0.96 3.50 3.72387 4.21 19.7 2.1
8Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96137 4.33 2.9 0.3
9Danny Duffy 5 10 0 22 16 104.0 6.58 3.46 6.92 0.78 2.42 4.01714 4.37 10.2 1.1
10Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.97954 4.40 0.2 0.0
11Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12137 4.52 10.6 1.2
12Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.34169 4.56 4.1 0.5
13Yordano Ventura 8 8 0 21 20 121.0 8.85 2.90 7.59 0.97 3.50 3.88864 4.58 10.3 1.0
14Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87349 5.10 1.6 0.2
15Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83445 5.12 -0.4 0.0
16Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66137 5.22 -0.1 0.0
17Aaron Crow 5 1 2 50 0 45.7 7.49 3.55 4.93 1.38 3.15 5.24166 6.26 -4.5 -0.5
18Scott Downs 0 1 0 11 0 9.0 7.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 4.00 5.27248 6.52 -1.1 -0.1
19Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71521 6.53 -3.1 -0.3
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1613 13.11 -2.8 -0.3
21Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1605 17.35 -1.6 -0.2

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