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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 08-22)
1 Kansas City Royals 71 56 .559 - 4.16 3.89 0.27 9.5 9
2 Detroit Tigers 68 58 .540 2.5 4.57 4.36 0.21 0.1 6
3 Cleveland Indians 64 63 .504 7.0 4.31 4.21 0.10 -0.6 10
4 Chicago White Sox 59 69 .461 12.5 4.23 4.75 -0.52 2.3 20
5 Minnesota Twins 57 70 .449 14.0 4.31 4.57 -0.26 -2.7 18


2014 Rankings

71 Wins is tied for 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
56 Losses is 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.559 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.16 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.89 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.27 Diff/G is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
9.5 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 20 16 .556 165 144 .267 .327 .412
Cleveland Indians 17 18 .486 150 157 .257 .322 .396
Kansas City Royals 17 18 .486 151 155 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 15 19 .441 143 159 .252 .314 .401
Minnesota Twins 16 19 .457 142 159 .255 .312 .391

Top offensive performers by HR

Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

15 HR
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

14 HR
Mike Moustakas
Mike Moustakas

14 HR

Bottom pitching performers by FIP

Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.33348 FIP
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

2.16851 FIP
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

2.90102 FIP

Hitters by HR descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B
Sorted Descending
HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Salvador Perez 472 50 21 0 15 55 21 58 1 0 .265 .301 .413 .254 17.3 1.8
2Alex Gordon 501 66 29 1 14 56 45 90 8 3 .282 .357 .446 .284 29.0 4.7
3Mike Moustakas 379 38 17 1 14 48 28 57 0 0 .205 .265 .382 .236 4.0 0.6
4Billy Butler 508 51 27 0 8 53 36 79 0 0 .279 .329 .390 .254 -2.5 -0.4
5Omar Infante 451 44 18 3 6 57 24 50 6 2 .255 .293 .356 .235 2.8 -0.8
6Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 -0.3 0.5
7Lorenzo Cain 376 39 24 3 3 41 18 84 19 3 .298 .335 .409 .259 9.7 2.0
8Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .271 1.2 0.2
9Alcides Escobar 477 57 26 4 2 43 20 71 24 3 .280 .316 .370 .248 15.6 1.5
10Raul Ibanez 67 6 3 1 2 5 4 11 0 0 .206 .254 .381 .223 -1.5 -0.1
11Erik Kratz 16 3 0 0 2 3 0 3 0 0 .400 .375 .800 .382 2.3 0.2
12Josh Willingham 35 8 4 0 2 6 2 11 1 0 .344 .400 .656 .332 2.5 0.3
13Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
14Jarrod Dyson 236 28 2 4 1 19 19 38 28 4 .287 .343 .349 .255 9.3 1.7
15Norichika Aoki 426 54 16 4 1 31 35 40 15 5 .264 .333 .335 .249 8.9 0.5
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.6 0.0
17Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Christian Colon 31 6 4 1 0 3 2 2 1 0 .379 .419 .586 .334 3.8 0.4
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
26Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .164 -1.2 -0.2
27Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .131 7.7 0.0
28Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .246 23.1 0.0
30Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .168 -2.1 -0.4
31Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 11.7 -0.2
32Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 17.0 0.1

Pitchers by FIP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Ascending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Wade Davis 6 2 0 54 0 56.3 4.47 3.20 13.74 0.00 0.80 1.33348 1.47 18.4 2.0
2Greg Holland 1 2 40 53 0 50.3 6.08 3.04 12.52 0.54 1.79 2.16851 2.62 11.5 1.3
3Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 54 0 53.7 6.71 3.86 7.71 0.00 1.51 2.90102 2.88 10.0 1.1
4Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 23 0 26.7 9.45 2.03 6.07 0.34 3.71 3.08689 3.71 4.2 0.5
5Jason Frasor 2 0 0 13 0 8.3 8.64 1.08 9.72 1.08 2.16 3.28189 3.67 0.9 0.1
6Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66189 4.00 0.1 0.0
7James Shields 12 6 0 27 27 178.3 9.24 1.82 7.22 0.96 3.28 3.71703 4.19 23.1 2.5
8Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.73854 4.28 17.0 1.7
9Danny Duffy 8 11 0 26 20 128.0 6.54 3.16 6.89 0.70 2.53 3.81814 4.48 11.7 1.3
10Jason Vargas 10 5 0 23 23 150.3 8.80 1.80 5.93 0.90 3.17 3.84038 4.25 16.7 1.8
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96188 4.35 2.7 0.3
12Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98006 4.39 0.2 0.0
13Jeremy Guthrie 9 10 0 25 25 158.7 9.70 2.33 5.96 1.19 4.48 4.57995 4.78 7.7 0.9
14Bruce Chen 2 3 0 11 7 46.7 12.34 2.70 6.56 1.35 6.56 4.61903 4.79 3.3 0.4
15Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83497 5.13 -0.4 0.0
16Scott Downs 0 1 0 12 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 2.61 0.87 3.48 5.0006 6.39 -1.2 -0.1
17Aaron Crow 6 1 2 57 0 49.3 8.21 3.47 5.29 1.64 3.65 5.51324 6.69 -6.6 -0.7
18Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66189 5.33 -0.1 0.0
19Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71573 6.58 -3.1 -0.3
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1618 13.48 -3.0 -0.3
21Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.161 17.88 -1.6 -0.2

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