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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 09-18)
1 Detroit Tigers 84 68 .553 - 4.72 4.38 0.34 1.2 6
2 Kansas City Royals 83 68 .550 0.5 4.03 3.87 0.16 10.4 12
3 Cleveland Indians 79 73 .520 5.0 4.16 4.10 0.06 1.7 11
4 Chicago White Sox 69 83 .454 15.0 4.12 4.72 -0.60 2.1 20
5 Minnesota Twins 65 87 .428 19.0 4.41 4.84 -0.43 -3.4 18



2014 Rankings

83 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
68 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, tied for 1st in division
.550 Win Pct is 8th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division
4.03 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.16 Diff/G is 10th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
10.4 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: 09-19)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 6 4 .600 47 40 .270 .329 .418
Cleveland Indians 4 5 .444 38 39 .256 .319 .392
Kansas City Royals 5 5 .500 44 43 .268 .322 .398
Chicago White Sox 4 6 .400 42 48 .257 .313 .401
Minnesota Twins 4 6 .400 41 46 .256 .313 .394

Top offensive performers by OBP

Josh Willingham
Josh Willingham

.380 OBP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.351 OBP
Norichika Aoki
Norichika Aoki

.349 OBP

Bottom pitching performers by VORP

Aaron Crow
Aaron Crow

-9.1 VORP
Louis Coleman
Louis Coleman

-3.2 VORP
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

-3.1 VORP

Hitters by OBP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Descending
OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Josh Willingham 79 14 5 0 2 6 11 20 1 0 .258 .380 .424 .270 2.4 0.3
2Alex Gordon 606 83 31 1 19 70 60 115 12 3 .269 .351 .438 .287 36.4 5.3
3Norichika Aoki 510 60 21 4 1 38 42 47 16 7 .281 .349 .352 .263 14.9 0.9
4Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
5Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .316 2.5 0.3
6Lorenzo Cain 466 50 27 4 5 50 24 102 25 4 .298 .337 .413 .266 15.5 2.6
7Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
8Jarrod Dyson 279 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .268 .322 .324 .240 6.9 1.4
9Billy Butler 569 53 29 0 9 59 39 90 0 0 .265 .318 .373 .251 -3.3 -0.3
10Eric Hosmer 505 50 30 1 8 53 33 85 4 2 .266 .315 .387 .257 3.2 1.0
11Alcides Escobar 575 71 31 5 3 47 22 77 31 5 .277 .310 .370 .250 18.4 2.0
12Omar Infante 539 47 19 3 6 64 29 62 9 3 .256 .294 .342 .235 3.6 -1.2
13Salvador Perez 570 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .260 .291 .401 .251 16.2 1.5
14James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .244 26.0 0.1
15Raul Ibanez 85 6 3 1 2 5 8 15 0 0 .195 .271 .338 .223 -2.5 -0.2
16Mike Moustakas 463 43 20 1 15 52 32 69 0 0 .213 .271 .371 .235 4.9 1.2
17Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .235 17.0 0.1
18Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
19Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.0 -0.4
20Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .220 -0.4 0.1
21Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
22Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
23Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .133 6.7 -0.1
24Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
25Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.4 -0.2
26Jayson Nix 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .011 -1.1 -0.1
27Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Terrance Gore 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Ascending
VORP

PWARP
1Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.5325 6.82 -9.1 -1.0
2Louis Coleman 1 0 0 27 0 29.7 10.92 4.85 5.76 1.52 6.07 5.77936 6.00 -3.2 -0.3
3Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.15 13.42 -3.1 -0.3
4Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1493 17.83 -1.7 -0.2
5Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80016 6.12 -1.5 -0.2
6Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.82323 5.14 -1.0 -0.1
7Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65015 5.45 -0.2 0.0
8Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65015 3.99 0.1 0.0
9Casey Coleman 0 0 0 8 0 10.3 9.58 4.35 3.48 0.00 2.61 3.82757 4.33 0.5 0.1
10Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.380899 1.77 1.3 0.1
11Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.87647 4.62 1.4 0.2
12Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.59843 4.90 1.8 0.2
13Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.01972 3.51 1.9 0.2
14Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95015 4.41 2.1 0.2
15Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 4 3 16.3 12.12 1.65 6.61 0.00 5.51 2.41546 3.98 2.3 0.3
16Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36381 4.71 6.7 0.8
17Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70911 4.42 11.4 1.3
18Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 65 0 64.0 6.89 3.38 7.73 0.00 1.55 2.69703 2.82 11.7 1.3
19Greg Holland 1 2 42 61 0 58.3 5.71 2.93 12.96 0.46 1.54 1.91586 2.47 13.2 1.5
20Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.6269 4.21 17.0 1.7
21Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.76796 4.11 19.9 2.2
22Wade Davis 9 2 3 66 0 67.0 4.70 2.96 13.30 0.00 0.94 1.31433 1.62 20.0 2.2
23James Shields 14 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56539 4.10 26.0 2.7

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