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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 07-24)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 42 .576 - 4.79 4.29 0.50 7.5 3
2 Kansas City Royals 51 50 .505 7.0 3.96 3.94 0.02 0.5 14
3 Cleveland Indians 51 51 .500 7.5 4.42 4.39 0.03 0.0 11
4 Chicago White Sox 49 54 .476 10.0 4.22 4.49 -0.27 -2.5 19
5 Minnesota Twins 46 55 .455 12.0 4.15 4.47 -0.32 -4.5 21


2014 Rankings

51 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, tied for 2nd in division
50 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
.505 Win Pct is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.96 RS/G is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 5th in division
3.94 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.02 Diff/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
0.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 35 28 .556 293 257 .269 .330 .414
Cleveland Indians 30 30 .500 264 266 .257 .326 .400
Chicago White Sox 27 32 .458 250 277 .251 .315 .400
Kansas City Royals 29 32 .475 262 274 .271 .321 .394
Minnesota Twins 27 34 .443 251 283 .254 .316 .396

Top offensive performers by B2

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

27 B2
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

26 B2
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

25 B2

Bottom pitching performers by HR9

Wilking Rodriguez
Wilking Rodriguez

0.00 HR9
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

0.00 HR9
Justin Marks
Justin Marks

0.00 HR9

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.8 0.7
2Alcides Escobar 385 43 26 2 2 29 16 59 22 2 .275 .311 .375 .251 12.9 1.0
3Alex Gordon 399 49 25 0 9 45 40 70 7 2 .276 .358 .425 .281 23.9 3.7
4Billy Butler 405 36 20 0 3 36 31 70 0 0 .264 .319 .343 .239 -7.5 -0.8
5Lorenzo Cain 301 30 18 3 3 37 14 65 14 3 .294 .332 .411 .257 7.4 1.5
6Salvador Perez 373 39 17 0 11 37 19 42 1 0 .279 .322 .422 .268 20.3 2.1
7Norichika Aoki 330 38 13 2 0 15 27 32 8 4 .262 .331 .320 .248 7.1 0.4
8Mike Moustakas 289 28 12 1 12 39 24 46 0 0 .199 .264 .391 .247 5.6 0.9
9Omar Infante 344 33 12 3 5 48 20 36 4 2 .271 .311 .376 .249 5.7 -0.4
10Danny Valencia 118 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .284 .331 .385 .275 1.6 0.2
11Raul Ibanez 42 3 2 0 1 3 1 7 0 0 .171 .190 .293 .177 -2.2 -0.2
12Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.4 -0.2
13Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .332 1.4 0.1
14Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
15James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 18.8 0.1
16Jarrod Dyson 186 21 1 3 1 13 15 28 19 4 .283 .341 .343 .250 5.6 1.0
17Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
18Louis Coleman 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
20Tim Collins 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
22Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
23Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
25Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .401 10.9 -0.1
28Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 0.3 -0.1
30Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 8.8 0.2

Pitchers by HR9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Ascending
HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67037 4.02 0.1 0.0
2Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 42 0 42.0 7.71 3.64 7.07 0.00 1.93 2.95609 2.81 8.1 0.9
3Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67037 5.25 -0.1 0.0
4Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98855 4.45 0.1 0.0
5Jason Frasor 0 0 0 3 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.17037 0.98 0.2 0.0
6Wade Davis 6 2 0 41 0 43.7 3.71 3.71 13.60 0.00 1.03 1.59022 1.90 12.5 1.4
7Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 15 0 21.0 7.71 2.57 7.29 0.00 2.14 2.40847 2.53 5.5 0.6
8Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84345 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
9Greg Holland 1 2 26 39 0 37.7 6.45 2.63 13.38 0.72 1.91 2.10843 2.55 8.6 0.9
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97037 4.35 2.7 0.3
11Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.84156 4.18 10.9 1.2
12Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.59093 4.13 4.6 0.5
13Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 19 18 107.7 9.03 2.93 7.36 0.84 3.59 3.77409 4.60 8.8 0.8
14James Shields 9 5 0 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.72154 4.23 18.8 1.9
15Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.13037 4.53 9.7 1.1
16Aaron Crow 5 1 1 46 0 42.3 7.02 3.40 5.31 1.06 2.55 4.65856 5.61 -2.2 -0.2
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 3.52 3.52 1.17 3.52 5.25732 6.72 -1.0 -0.1
18Jeremy Guthrie 5 9 0 20 20 126.3 9.62 2.49 5.70 1.28 4.56 4.87222 5.16 0.3 0.1
19Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72421 6.55 -3.3 -0.4
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1703 13.26 -2.9 -0.3
21Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1695 17.38 -1.6 -0.2

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