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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 09-17)
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 11
3 Cleveland Indians 78 73 .517 5.5 4.17 4.12 0.05 1.4 12
4 Chicago White Sox 69 83 .454 15.0 4.12 4.72 -0.60 2.1 21
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 tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 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: 09-18)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 6 4 .600 47 40 .270 .329 .418
Cleveland Indians 5 5 .500 42 44 .257 .319 .393
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 47 .256 .313 .393

Top offensive performers by EQA

Erik Kratz
Erik Kratz

.316 EQA
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.289 EQA
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.286 EQA

Top pitching performers by FIP

Donnie Joseph
Donnie Joseph

21.1528 FIP
Aaron Brooks
Aaron Brooks

12.1536 FIP
Louis Coleman
Louis Coleman

5.78289 FIP

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .316 2.4 0.3
2Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
3Alex Gordon 606 83 31 1 19 70 60 115 12 3 .269 .351 .438 .286 36.2 5.3
4Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.4 0.2
5Josh Willingham 79 14 5 0 2 6 11 20 1 0 .258 .380 .424 .270 2.4 0.3
6Lorenzo Cain 466 50 27 4 5 50 24 102 25 4 .298 .337 .413 .266 15.4 2.6
7Norichika Aoki 510 60 21 4 1 38 42 47 16 7 .281 .349 .352 .263 14.6 0.9
8Eric Hosmer 505 50 30 1 8 53 33 85 4 2 .266 .315 .387 .257 3.0 1.0
9Billy Butler 569 53 29 0 9 59 39 90 0 0 .265 .318 .373 .251 -3.4 -0.3
10Salvador Perez 570 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .260 .291 .401 .250 16.1 1.5
11Alcides Escobar 575 71 31 5 3 47 22 77 31 5 .277 .310 .370 .249 18.3 2.0
12James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .243 26.4 0.1
13Jarrod Dyson 279 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .268 .322 .324 .240 6.8 1.4
14Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 17.4 0.1
15Mike Moustakas 463 43 20 1 15 52 32 69 0 0 .213 .271 .371 .235 4.8 1.2
16Omar Infante 539 47 19 3 6 64 29 62 9 3 .256 .294 .342 .234 3.4 -1.2
17Raul Ibanez 85 6 3 1 2 5 8 15 0 0 .195 .271 .338 .222 -2.5 -0.2
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
19Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
20Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
21Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
22Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.6 -0.2
23Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
24Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 7.1 -0.1
25Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
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
28Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Aaron Crow 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 FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1528 17.85 -1.7 -0.2
2Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1536 13.42 -3.1 -0.3
3Louis Coleman 1 0 0 27 0 29.7 10.92 4.85 5.76 1.52 6.07 5.78289 5.99 -3.1 -0.3
4Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65368 5.46 -0.2 0.0
5Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.53603 6.82 -9.0 -1.0
6Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.82676 5.14 -0.9 -0.1
7Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80368 6.12 -1.5 -0.2
8Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60196 4.90 1.9 0.2
9Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36734 4.71 7.1 0.8
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95368 4.40 2.2 0.2
11Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.88 4.62 1.5 0.2
12Casey Coleman 0 0 0 8 0 10.3 9.58 4.35 3.48 0.00 2.61 3.8311 4.32 0.5 0.1
13Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.77149 4.11 20.2 2.2
14Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.71264 4.41 11.6 1.3
15Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65368 3.99 0.1 0.0
16Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.63042 4.20 17.4 1.8
17James Shields 14 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56892 4.10 26.4 2.8
18Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02325 3.51 1.9 0.2
19Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 65 0 64.0 6.89 3.38 7.73 0.00 1.55 2.70056 2.82 11.8 1.3
20Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 4 3 16.3 12.12 1.65 6.61 0.00 5.51 2.41899 3.98 2.3 0.3
21Greg Holland 1 2 42 61 0 58.3 5.71 2.93 12.96 0.46 1.54 1.91939 2.48 13.3 1.5
22Wade Davis 9 2 3 66 0 67.0 4.70 2.96 13.30 0.00 0.94 1.31786 1.61 20.1 2.2
23Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.384429 1.77 1.3 0.1

BP Articles

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