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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

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Omar Infante
Omar Infante

-1.2 BWARP
Brett Hayes
Brett Hayes

-0.6 BWARP
Justin Maxwell
Justin Maxwell

-0.4 BWARP

Top pitching performers by GS

James Shields
James Shields

32 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

30 GS
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

28 GS

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

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

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

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

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Danny Duffy's BestieR.J. Anderson2014-08-15
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Royals' Struggling Offense Adds Struggling Offensive PlayerR.J. Anderson2014-08-13
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