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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
Chicago White Sox 3 3 .500 25 27 .257 .314 .401
Cleveland Indians 2 3 .400 21 22 .257 .319 .392
Detroit Tigers 3 3 .500 28 24 .271 .330 .419
Kansas City Royals 3 3 .500 26 26 .270 .323 .398
Minnesota Twins 3 3 .500 24 28 .255 .312 .394

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

5.2 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.4 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

2.3 BWARP

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

17.86 FAIR_RA
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

13.47 FAIR_RA
Aaron Crow
Aaron Crow

6.71 FAIR_RA

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Alex Gordon 616 83 32 1 19 71 60 120 12 3 .266 .347 .434 .284 35.0 5.2
2Lorenzo Cain 472 51 27 4 5 50 24 102 26 4 .299 .339 .413 .266 15.8 2.4
3Alcides Escobar 588 71 33 5 3 49 22 77 31 6 .281 .314 .376 .253 20.3 2.3
4Jarrod Dyson 285 32 4 4 1 24 21 50 35 7 .273 .326 .332 .244 8.1 1.6
5Salvador Perez 580 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .260 .291 .400 .250 14.7 1.4
6Eric Hosmer 516 50 33 1 8 54 34 86 4 2 .271 .320 .395 .261 5.3 1.3
7Mike Moustakas 474 44 20 1 15 52 33 70 1 0 .212 .271 .367 .235 5.0 1.2
8Norichika Aoki 522 60 21 5 1 40 43 47 16 7 .282 .350 .356 .265 15.4 1.0
9Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
10Erik Kratz 28 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .308 .321 .577 .295 2.1 0.2
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
12Johnny Giavotella 38 6 1 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .200 .237 .314 .241 0.8 0.2
13Josh Willingham 83 14 5 0 2 6 11 23 1 0 .243 .361 .400 .256 1.5 0.2
14James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .242 26.2 0.2
15Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 16.7 0.1
16Terrance Gore 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 0.4 0.0
17Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Francisley Bueno 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
26Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Lane Adams 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0
28Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 5.6 -0.1
29Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
30Carlos Peguero 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .123 -0.7 -0.1
31Jayson Nix 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 -0.9 -0.1
32Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.1 -0.2
33Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.3 -0.2
34Raul Ibanez 87 6 3 1 2 5 8 16 0 0 .190 .264 .329 .218 -2.9 -0.2
35Billy Butler 575 53 29 0 9 60 39 92 0 0 .266 .318 .373 .251 -3.3 -0.3
36Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
37Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
38Omar Infante 549 49 19 3 6 64 30 62 9 3 .253 .294 .339 .233 3.0 -1.3

Pitchers by FAIR_RA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Descending
FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Donnie 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
2Aaron 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
3Aaron 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
4Louis 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
5Scott 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
6Justin 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
7Tim 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
8Bruce 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
9Jeremy 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
10Francisley 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
11Michael 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
12Danny 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
13Yordano 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
14James 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
15Jason 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
16Wilking 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
17Casey 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
18Liam 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
19Jason 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
20Kelvin 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
21Greg 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
22Brandon 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
23Wade 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

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
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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 PlayerCJ Wittmann2014-08-13
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Migration of the BackupsSam Miller2014-07-29
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