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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 07-26)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 44 .564 - 4.70 4.27 0.43 6.5 3
2 Kansas City Royals 53 50 .515 5.0 4.01 3.95 0.06 1.5 12
3 Cleveland Indians 51 53 .490 7.5 4.42 4.43 -0.01 -1.0 11
4 Chicago White Sox 51 54 .486 8.0 4.30 4.45 -0.15 -1.5 17
5 Minnesota Twins 46 57 .447 12.0 4.12 4.53 -0.41 -5.5 21


2014 Rankings

53 Wins is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
50 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.515 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.95 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.06 Diff/G is 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
1.5 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 34 27 .557 285 248 .269 .329 .416
Cleveland Indians 29 29 .500 255 257 .257 .326 .401
Chicago White Sox 26 31 .456 242 267 .251 .316 .401
Kansas City Royals 28 31 .475 253 265 .271 .321 .394
Minnesota Twins 27 32 .458 245 274 .254 .315 .395

Top offensive performers by VORP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

22.7 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

21.9 VORP
James Shields
James Shields

18.9 VORP

Top pitching performers by G

Aaron Crow
Aaron Crow

47 G
Kelvin Herrera
Kelvin Herrera

44 G
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

42 G

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 407 50 25 0 9 45 40 72 7 2 .273 .354 .418 .277 22.7 3.6
2Salvador Perez 381 42 17 0 12 38 19 43 1 0 .284 .325 .432 .271 21.9 2.3
3James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 18.9 0.1
4Alcides Escobar 391 45 26 2 2 30 16 59 22 2 .278 .314 .377 .252 13.9 1.1
5Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .402 11.0 -0.1
6Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .405 10.0 0.2
7Lorenzo Cain 309 31 18 3 3 37 14 68 14 3 .297 .333 .410 .257 7.3 1.5
8Norichika Aoki 338 39 13 3 0 17 27 33 8 4 .262 .329 .325 .247 6.8 0.4
9Mike Moustakas 297 30 12 1 13 40 25 49 0 0 .198 .264 .396 .248 6.0 1.0
10Omar Infante 352 33 12 3 5 49 21 37 4 2 .265 .307 .368 .244 4.6 -0.6
11Jarrod Dyson 193 21 1 3 1 13 15 31 19 4 .273 .330 .331 .242 4.2 0.9
12Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.6 0.7
13Danny Valencia 118 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .284 .331 .385 .275 1.5 0.2
14Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
15Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .070 0.9 -0.1
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
17Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
18Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .221 -0.8 0.0
19Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
20Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
21Billy Butler 410 38 20 0 5 40 31 70 0 0 .268 .322 .363 .245 -4.8 -0.5
22Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
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
29Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by G descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV
Sorted Descending
G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Aaron Crow 5 1 2 47 0 43.3 7.06 3.32 5.19 1.04 2.49 4.61641 5.63 -2.3 -0.3
2Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 44.0 7.36 3.68 6.95 0.00 1.84 2.98075 2.83 8.3 0.9
3Wade Davis 6 2 0 42 0 44.7 3.83 3.83 13.50 0.00 1.01 1.64018 1.87 13.0 1.4
4Greg Holland 1 2 27 40 0 38.7 6.28 2.56 13.50 0.70 1.86 2.02463 2.52 9.0 1.0
5James Shields 9 5 0 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.71373 4.23 18.9 2.0
6Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.83375 4.19 11.0 1.2
7Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87469 5.12 0.9 0.2
8Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86432 4.54 10.0 0.9
9Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.7164 6.55 -3.2 -0.4
10Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12256 4.53 10.0 1.1
11Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83564 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
12Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96256 4.36 2.7 0.3
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 16 0 21.3 7.59 2.53 7.17 0.00 2.11 2.41256 2.63 5.4 0.6
14Scott Downs 0 1 0 9 0 8.0 6.75 4.50 3.38 1.12 3.38 5.53756 6.99 -1.3 -0.1
15Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.58312 4.13 4.6 0.5
16Jason Frasor 0 0 0 4 0 1.3 0.00 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.66253 1.99 0.2 0.0
17Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98074 4.45 0.2 0.0
18Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1625 13.35 -2.9 -0.3
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66256 4.03 0.1 0.0
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1617 17.45 -1.6 -0.2
21Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66256 5.23 -0.1 0.0

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