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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 08-18)
1 Kansas City Royals 69 55 .556 - 4.14 3.89 0.25 9.1 9
2 Detroit Tigers 66 56 .541 2.0 4.56 4.28 0.28 0.0 6
3 Cleveland Indians 62 61 .504 6.5 4.34 4.24 0.10 -0.4 11
4 Chicago White Sox 59 66 .472 10.5 4.27 4.76 -0.49 3.2 20
5 Minnesota Twins 55 68 .447 13.5 4.22 4.57 -0.35 -1.8 19


2014 Rankings

69 Wins is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
55 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.556 Win Pct is tied for 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.14 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.89 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.25 Diff/G is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
9.1 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-19)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 22 17 .564 178 159 .268 .327 .413
Chicago White Sox 17 19 .472 152 166 .252 .315 .401
Kansas City Royals 18 19 .486 160 163 .269 .323 .395
Cleveland Indians 18 20 .474 163 171 .257 .323 .397
Minnesota Twins 17 21 .447 153 173 .254 .311 .390

Top offensive performers by AVG

Erik Kratz
Erik Kratz

.462 AVG
James Shields
James Shields

.400 AVG
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.385 AVG

Top pitching performers by FAIR_RA

Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

17.75 FAIR_RA
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

13.35 FAIR_RA
Aaron Crow
Aaron Crow

6.69 FAIR_RA

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Erik Kratz 13 3 0 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 .462 .462 .923 .457 2.8 0.3
2James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .336 22.4 0.0
3Christian Colon 26 6 4 1 0 2 0 2 1 0 .385 .385 .615 .344 3.8 0.4
4Josh Willingham 26 4 3 0 1 5 2 9 1 0 .333 .385 .583 .310 0.8 0.1
5Lorenzo Cain 364 38 22 3 3 39 18 81 18 3 .297 .335 .406 .258 9.1 1.9
6Jarrod Dyson 234 26 2 4 1 19 17 38 27 4 .287 .338 .349 .252 8.5 1.6
7Alex Gordon 489 65 29 1 13 55 44 87 8 3 .286 .362 .448 .285 29.3 4.8
8Billy Butler 494 49 26 0 7 52 34 77 0 0 .282 .330 .387 .254 -3.0 -0.4
9Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .270 1.1 0.2
10Alcides Escobar 466 56 26 4 2 42 20 70 24 3 .278 .315 .370 .248 15.7 1.4
11Salvador Perez 462 50 20 0 15 53 21 57 1 0 .268 .305 .417 .257 18.1 1.8
12Norichika Aoki 417 53 16 4 1 30 33 40 15 4 .268 .335 .340 .249 9.4 0.5
13Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .250 -0.5 0.5
14Omar Infante 437 43 15 3 6 53 24 49 6 2 .251 .291 .348 .233 1.9 -0.9
15Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .238 15.7 0.1
16Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .164 -1.2 -0.2
17Raul Ibanez 67 6 3 1 2 5 4 11 0 0 .206 .254 .381 .224 -1.5 -0.1
18Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
19Mike Moustakas 371 36 16 1 14 48 28 56 0 0 .198 .259 .376 .233 2.5 0.4
20Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.6 0.0
21Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .168 -2.1 -0.4
22Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
23Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .131 8.0 0.0
24Danny Duffy 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .216 12.7 -0.1
25Jason Frasor 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
28Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Francisco Pena 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 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 21.1653 17.75 -1.6 -0.2
2Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1661 13.35 -2.9 -0.3
3Aaron Crow 6 1 2 57 0 49.3 8.21 3.47 5.29 1.64 3.65 5.51752 6.69 -6.5 -0.7
4Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72001 6.58 -3.1 -0.3
5Scott Downs 0 1 0 12 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 2.61 0.87 3.48 5.00489 6.42 -1.1 -0.1
6Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66617 5.34 -0.1 0.0
7Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83925 5.13 -0.4 0.0
8Bruce Chen 2 3 0 11 7 46.7 12.34 2.70 6.56 1.35 6.56 4.62331 4.79 3.4 0.4
9Jeremy Guthrie 9 10 0 25 25 158.7 9.70 2.33 5.96 1.19 4.48 4.58424 4.78 8.0 0.9
10Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98434 4.40 0.2 0.0
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96617 4.34 2.8 0.3
12Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 24 23 139.7 8.57 3.22 7.67 0.84 3.48 3.78908 4.34 15.7 1.6
13Danny Duffy 8 10 0 25 19 121.0 6.55 3.27 6.84 0.67 2.60 3.82733 4.29 12.7 1.4
14Jason Vargas 10 5 0 23 23 150.3 8.80 1.80 5.93 0.90 3.17 3.84466 4.25 16.9 1.9
15James Shields 11 6 0 26 26 172.3 9.09 1.83 7.15 0.94 3.29 3.70002 4.19 22.4 2.4
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66617 3.99 0.1 0.0
17Jason Frasor 2 0 0 12 0 7.3 8.59 1.23 11.05 1.23 2.45 3.30253 3.60 0.7 0.1
18Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 21 0 25.7 8.42 2.10 6.31 0.00 2.45 2.46487 2.97 5.6 0.6
19Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 52 0 52.0 6.92 3.63 7.96 0.00 1.56 2.72386 2.59 11.2 1.2
20Greg Holland 1 2 38 51 0 49.0 6.24 2.94 12.86 0.55 1.84 2.08454 2.58 11.5 1.3
21Wade Davis 6 2 0 52 0 54.3 4.64 3.31 13.75 0.00 0.83 1.38089 1.44 17.9 2.0

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