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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 09-21)
1 Detroit Tigers 86 69 .555 - 4.73 4.35 0.38 1.4 6
2 Kansas City Royals 84 70 .545 1.5 4.00 3.90 0.10 10.2 12
3 Cleveland Indians 81 74 .523 5.0 4.19 4.08 0.11 1.4 9
4 Chicago White Sox 71 84 .458 15.0 4.14 4.70 -0.56 2.4 18
5 Minnesota Twins 66 89 .426 20.0 4.39 4.86 -0.47 -3.1 20



2014 Rankings

84 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
70 Losses is tied for 7th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
.545 Win Pct is 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
4.00 RS/G is tied for 15th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.90 RA/G is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 1st in division
0.10 Diff/G is 12th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
10.2 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: 09-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Cleveland Indians 3 3 .500 25 27 .257 .319 .393
Detroit Tigers 4 3 .571 33 28 .270 .329 .418
Kansas City Royals 4 3 .571 31 31 .269 .322 .398
Chicago White Sox 3 4 .429 30 31 .256 .314 .401
Minnesota Twins 3 4 .429 29 32 .256 .312 .393

Top offensive performers by VORP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

35.0 VORP
James Shields
James Shields

26.2 VORP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

20.3 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by FIP

Brandon Finnegan
Brandon Finnegan

0.386623 FIP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

1.25732 FIP
Greg Holland
Greg Holland

1.87498 FIP

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 616 83 32 1 19 71 60 120 12 3 .266 .347 .434 .284 35.0 5.2
2James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .242 26.2 0.2
3Alcides Escobar 588 71 33 5 3 49 22 77 31 6 .281 .314 .376 .253 20.3 2.3
4Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 16.7 0.1
5Lorenzo Cain 472 51 27 4 5 50 24 102 26 4 .299 .339 .413 .266 15.8 2.4
6Norichika Aoki 522 60 21 5 1 40 43 47 16 7 .282 .350 .356 .265 15.4 1.0
7Salvador Perez 580 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .260 .291 .400 .250 14.7 1.4
8Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.3 -0.2
9Jarrod Dyson 285 32 4 4 1 24 21 50 35 7 .273 .326 .332 .244 8.1 1.6
10Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 5.6 -0.1
11Eric Hosmer 516 50 33 1 8 54 34 86 4 2 .271 .320 .395 .261 5.3 1.3
12Mike Moustakas 474 44 20 1 15 52 33 70 1 0 .212 .271 .367 .235 5.0 1.2
13Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
14Omar Infante 549 49 19 3 6 64 30 62 9 3 .253 .294 .339 .233 3.0 -1.3
15Erik Kratz 28 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .308 .321 .577 .295 2.1 0.2
16Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
17Josh Willingham 83 14 5 0 2 6 11 23 1 0 .243 .361 .400 .256 1.5 0.2
18Johnny Giavotella 38 6 1 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .200 .237 .314 .241 0.8 0.2
19Terrance Gore 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 0.4 0.0
20Lane Adams 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0
21Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
22Carlos Peguero 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .123 -0.7 -0.1
23Jayson Nix 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 -0.9 -0.1
24Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.1 -0.2
25Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
26Raul Ibanez 87 6 3 1 2 5 8 16 0 0 .190 .264 .329 .218 -2.9 -0.2
27Billy Butler 575 53 29 0 9 60 39 92 0 0 .266 .318 .373 .251 -3.3 -0.3
28Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
29Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Wade Davis 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
37Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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
1Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.386623 1.78 1.3 0.1
2Wade Davis 9 2 3 68 0 69.0 4.57 2.87 13.43 0.00 0.91 1.25732 1.62 20.6 2.3
3Greg Holland 1 2 43 62 0 59.3 5.61 2.88 13.04 0.46 1.52 1.87498 2.46 13.5 1.5
4Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 5 3 18.3 11.78 1.47 6.87 0.00 4.91 2.28315 3.81 2.8 0.3
5Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 67 0 67.0 6.85 3.22 7.66 0.00 1.48 2.66334 2.80 12.4 1.4
6Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02544 3.52 1.9 0.2
7James Shields 14 8 0 33 33 221.0 8.92 1.71 7.17 0.90 3.18 3.57669 4.11 26.2 2.8
8Casey Coleman 0 0 0 9 0 11.0 12.27 4.09 4.09 0.00 5.73 3.61042 3.93 1.0 0.1
9Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.63262 4.22 16.7 1.7
10Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65587 4.01 0.1 0.0
11Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.71484 4.43 11.3 1.2
12Jason Vargas 11 10 0 29 29 183.0 9.49 1.87 6.25 0.89 3.59 3.7515 4.10 20.4 2.2
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.88219 4.64 1.3 0.1
14Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95587 4.43 2.0 0.2
15Jeremy Guthrie 12 11 0 31 31 195.7 9.71 2.21 5.43 1.06 4.28 4.42845 4.77 5.6 0.7
16Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60415 4.92 1.6 0.2
17Tim Collins 0 3 0 19 0 18.3 8.35 4.91 4.91 0.49 3.93 4.7377 5.13 -1.0 -0.1
18Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80588 6.13 -1.5 -0.2
19Aaron Crow 6 1 3 65 0 57.7 8.12 3.59 5.15 1.56 4.06 5.46223 6.71 -8.8 -1.0
20Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65587 5.48 -0.2 0.0
21Louis Coleman 1 0 0 28 0 30.7 11.15 4.99 5.58 1.76 6.16 6.22109 6.57 -4.9 -0.5
22Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1558 13.47 -3.1 -0.3
23Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.155 17.86 -1.7 -0.2

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 22, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-09-22
This article requires BP Premium accessPitching Backward: Big Situation JamesJeff Long2014-09-18
This article requires BP Premium accessThe View from the Loge Level: Missed Your OctoberDaron Sutton2014-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessMoonshot: On Regressing DefenseRobert Arthur2014-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Danny Duffy's BestieR.J. Anderson2014-08-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Royals' Struggling Offense Adds Struggling Offensive PlayerR.J. Anderson2014-08-13
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Migration of the BackupsSam Miller2014-07-29
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