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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 08-29)
1 Kansas City Royals 74 60 .552 - 4.10 3.93 0.17 10.1 10
2 Detroit Tigers 73 60 .549 0.5 4.66 4.39 0.27 1.2 6
3 Cleveland Indians 69 64 .519 4.5 4.31 4.14 0.17 -0.2 9
4 Chicago White Sox 60 74 .448 14.0 4.18 4.78 -0.60 1.1 21
5 Minnesota Twins 59 75 .440 15.0 4.36 4.69 -0.33 -3.0 18


2014 Rankings

74 Wins is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
60 Losses is tied for 6th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, tied for 1st in division
.552 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.10 RS/G is tied for 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.93 RA/G is 14th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.17 Diff/G is tied for 11th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, tied for 2nd in division
10.1 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-30)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 16 13 .552 135 118 .269 .328 .414
Kansas City Royals 14 14 .500 121 123 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 13 15 .464 118 129 .253 .314 .399
Cleveland Indians 14 15 .483 122 130 .256 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 13 15 .464 114 128 .255 .312 .391

Top offensive performers by VORP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

31.7 VORP
James Shields
James Shields

20.8 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

18.7 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by GS

Tim Collins
Tim Collins

0 GS
Michael Mariot
Michael Mariot

0 GS
Wilking Rodriguez
Wilking Rodriguez

0 GS

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 531 71 29 1 17 61 46 97 8 3 .279 .352 .452 .286 31.7 4.8
2James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .244 20.8 0.1
3Salvador Perez 496 50 22 1 15 58 21 61 1 0 .264 .298 .411 .255 18.7 1.9
4Alcides Escobar 505 62 26 5 2 44 20 71 26 3 .279 .313 .368 .247 16.1 1.6
5Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 16.0 0.1
6Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 12.0 -0.2
7Lorenzo Cain 400 43 24 3 3 41 20 87 23 3 .299 .338 .404 .261 11.6 2.1
8Jarrod Dyson 253 28 2 4 1 23 20 41 29 6 .289 .344 .347 .254 9.4 1.6
9Norichika Aoki 443 55 16 4 1 32 36 41 15 5 .263 .332 .332 .250 8.7 0.4
10Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 6.6 -0.1
11Mike Moustakas 404 41 17 1 15 49 30 59 0 0 .207 .268 .380 .238 5.1 0.9
12Christian Colon 46 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.3 0.4
13Omar Infante 463 44 18 3 6 59 24 50 6 2 .255 .292 .353 .235 2.7 -1.0
14Erik Kratz 20 4 0 0 2 3 0 5 0 0 .368 .350 .684 .343 2.5 0.3
15Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .273 1.2 0.2
16Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .252 0.3 0.6
17Josh Willingham 53 8 4 0 2 6 7 15 1 0 .267 .377 .489 .277 0.1 0.0
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
19Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
20Billy Butler 537 53 27 0 9 57 38 83 0 0 .277 .330 .388 .256 -1.0 0.0
21Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.1 -0.2
22Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
23Raul Ibanez 76 6 3 1 2 5 4 12 0 0 .208 .250 .361 .218 -2.1 -0.2
24Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
25Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Aaron Crow 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
28Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
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
34Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by GS ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Ascending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84849 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
2Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97541 4.39 2.5 0.3
3Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67541 4.02 0.1 0.0
4Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 56 0 56.0 6.59 3.70 7.88 0.00 1.45 2.81827 2.80 10.7 1.2
5Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 26 0 30.0 9.90 1.80 5.70 0.90 4.50 3.90874 4.65 1.7 0.2
6Wade Davis 8 2 0 56 0 58.3 4.32 3.09 13.42 0.00 0.77 1.37541 1.55 18.3 2.0
7Jason Frasor 2 0 0 15 0 9.7 7.45 1.86 8.38 0.93 1.86 3.5892 4.08 0.6 0.1
8Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1745 17.86 -1.7 -0.2
9Greg Holland 1 2 40 55 0 52.3 6.02 3.10 12.55 0.52 1.72 2.16267 2.55 11.8 1.3
10Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.99358 4.42 0.1 0.0
11Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67541 5.40 -0.2 0.0
12Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.49359 6.63 -7.0 -0.8
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 21 0 22.7 12.31 5.56 6.35 1.99 7.15 6.61658 6.51 -3.3 -0.4
14Scott Downs 0 1 0 13 0 11.3 6.35 3.97 2.38 0.79 3.18 5.11659 6.34 -1.4 -0.1
15Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1753 13.50 -3.0 -0.3
16Liam Hendriks 0 0 0 1 1 7.0 5.14 0.00 6.43 0.00 1.29 1.74684 2.47 1.9 0.2
17Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.62368 4.84 2.7 0.3
18Danny Duffy 8 11 0 27 21 134.7 6.48 3.14 6.82 0.67 2.47 3.78432 4.44 12.0 1.3
19Yordano Ventura 10 9 0 25 24 145.7 8.46 3.27 7.72 0.80 3.40 3.75207 4.28 16.0 1.6
20Jason Vargas 10 7 0 25 25 162.3 9.31 1.89 5.93 0.83 3.27 3.7791 4.02 21.0 2.3
21Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 27 27 172.7 9.64 2.29 5.84 1.15 4.43 4.52483 4.79 6.6 0.8
22James Shields 12 7 0 28 28 185.0 9.39 1.90 7.10 1.02 3.45 3.8673 4.33 20.8 2.2

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