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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 07-10)
1 Detroit Tigers 51 37 .580 - 4.86 4.32 0.54 7.0 3
2 Kansas City Royals 47 44 .516 5.5 4.13 4.07 0.06 1.5 10
3 Cleveland Indians 45 46 .495 7.5 4.45 4.54 -0.09 -0.5 12
4 Chicago White Sox 44 49 .473 9.5 4.29 4.54 -0.25 -2.5 18
5 Minnesota Twins 42 49 .462 10.5 4.15 4.44 -0.29 -3.5 20


2014 Rankings

47 Wins is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
44 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
.516 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
4.13 RS/G is 14th in MLB, 10th in league, 5th in division
4.07 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.06 Diff/G is 13th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
1.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-11)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 41 33 .554 343 305 .269 .330 .414
Cleveland Indians 35 36 .493 312 318 .257 .326 .401
Kansas City Royals 34 37 .479 304 319 .271 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 31 38 .449 290 324 .250 .315 .400
Minnesota Twins 33 38 .465 306 330 .255 .318 .403

Top offensive performers by VORP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

21.2 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

20.2 VORP
James Shields
James Shields

15.7 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by PWARP

Louis Coleman
Louis Coleman

-0.3 PWARP
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

-0.3 PWARP
Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

-0.2 PWARP

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 368 47 24 0 9 44 35 62 6 2 .268 .348 .425 .276 21.2 3.4
2Salvador Perez 337 37 17 0 11 35 18 39 1 0 .282 .326 .440 .273 20.2 2.1
3James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .322 15.7 0.1
4Alcides Escobar 347 41 24 2 2 28 15 52 22 2 .283 .322 .389 .259 13.9 1.0
5Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 11.7 0.2
6Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .403 11.2 0.0
7Lorenzo Cain 269 27 16 3 3 37 12 55 12 3 .317 .353 .440 .272 10.3 1.6
8Norichika Aoki 292 36 12 2 0 14 21 30 7 4 .263 .326 .324 .245 6.8 0.4
9Jarrod Dyson 157 20 0 2 1 12 12 24 17 4 .300 .353 .350 .258 6.1 0.8
10Omar Infante 299 31 9 3 5 44 18 35 3 1 .270 .313 .380 .247 4.7 -0.5
11Danny Valencia 107 8 5 0 2 10 7 22 0 0 .293 .336 .404 .287 3.0 0.3
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
14Mike Moustakas 254 23 10 1 10 36 21 40 0 0 .192 .257 .376 .238 1.3 0.3
15Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.6 0.0
16Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .157 -0.8 -0.1
17Eric Hosmer 407 43 24 0 6 41 27 64 3 1 .263 .312 .375 .249 -0.9 0.5
18Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .163 -1.3 -0.2
19Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .166 -2.2 -0.4
20Raul Ibanez 31 2 0 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 .097 .097 .194 .113 -3.5 -0.3
21Brett Hayes 41 3 0 0 1 2 1 9 0 0 .100 .122 .175 .108 -4.6 -0.5
22Billy Butler 367 34 18 0 3 35 28 63 0 0 .272 .324 .353 .244 -4.8 -0.5
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
29Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by PWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP
Sorted Ascending
PWARP
1Louis Coleman 1 0 0 19 0 21.3 13.08 5.48 6.33 2.11 7.59 6.78053 6.64 -2.9 -0.3
2Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.171 13.31 -2.8 -0.3
3Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1702 17.29 -1.6 -0.2
4Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84423 5.16 -0.2 0.0
5Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67115 5.16 0.0 0.0
6Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67115 4.03 0.1 0.0
7Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98932 4.40 0.2 0.0
8Aaron Crow 4 1 1 41 0 37.7 6.93 2.63 4.78 0.72 2.39 4.0207 5.00 0.4 0.0
9Scott Downs 0 0 0 4 0 3.7 7.36 0.00 4.91 0.00 4.91 2.08025 2.74 0.9 0.1
10Jeremy Guthrie 5 8 0 19 19 120.3 9.72 2.39 5.61 1.35 4.56 4.9163 5.19 1.6 0.2
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97115 4.37 3.1 0.3
12Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 13 0 16.7 9.72 2.16 5.40 0.00 2.70 2.69115 2.96 4.2 0.5
13Bruce Chen 1 2 0 6 4 25.3 11.72 3.55 9.24 0.71 7.11 3.32904 3.97 4.3 0.5
14Greg Holland 1 2 24 35 0 33.7 6.42 2.67 13.90 0.80 1.87 2.13154 2.48 8.3 0.9
15Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 38 0 37.0 8.03 3.65 7.54 0.00 2.19 2.79277 2.51 8.8 1.0
16Yordano Ventura 6 7 0 17 17 101.7 8.68 2.74 7.52 0.80 3.28 3.62361 4.34 11.7 1.1
17Danny Duffy 5 8 0 18 12 78.7 6.75 3.32 6.98 0.80 2.86 3.99742 4.02 11.2 1.2
18Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.13115 4.56 11.6 1.3
19Wade Davis 5 2 0 35 0 37.7 3.58 3.82 14.34 0.00 1.19 1.49858 1.75 11.7 1.3
20James Shields 9 4 0 19 19 123.7 9.61 1.96 7.42 1.09 3.71 3.94743 4.41 15.7 1.6

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