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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 07-31)
1 Detroit Tigers 58 47 .552 - 4.68 4.31 0.37 5.5 4
2 Kansas City Royals 55 52 .514 4.0 3.98 3.96 0.02 1.5 12
3 Cleveland Indians 53 55 .491 6.5 4.44 4.40 0.04 -1.0 10
4 Chicago White Sox 53 56 .486 7.0 4.35 4.46 -0.11 -1.5 14
5 Minnesota Twins 48 59 .449 11.0 4.07 4.49 -0.42 -5.5 20


2014 Rankings

55 Wins is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
52 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.514 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is 18th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
3.96 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.02 Diff/G is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
1.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-31)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 32 25 .561 262 225 .268 .327 .413
Cleveland Indians 26 28 .481 231 242 .256 .322 .396
Kansas City Royals 27 28 .491 237 247 .271 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 24 29 .453 225 248 .251 .316 .401
Minnesota Twins 25 30 .455 230 253 .253 .314 .398

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

3.8 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

2.1 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.4 BWARP

Top pitching performers by GS

James Shields
James Shields

23 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

21 GS
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

19 GS

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 419 52 27 0 9 47 41 73 7 2 .276 .356 .423 .279 25.0 3.8
2Salvador Perez 393 43 18 0 12 39 19 45 1 0 .278 .318 .423 .266 19.7 2.1
3Lorenzo Cain 315 31 19 3 3 37 14 70 14 3 .294 .330 .409 .255 7.1 1.4
4Alcides Escobar 400 45 26 2 2 30 16 64 23 2 .277 .312 .374 .250 13.2 1.1
5Jarrod Dyson 196 21 1 3 1 14 15 31 19 4 .274 .330 .331 .242 4.6 1.0
6Mike Moustakas 308 30 13 1 13 41 26 51 0 0 .194 .261 .388 .245 5.3 0.8
7Eric Hosmer 443 45 27 0 6 46 27 73 3 2 .268 .314 .378 .252 0.3 0.5
8Norichika Aoki 350 40 14 3 0 17 27 35 9 4 .261 .327 .325 .245 6.4 0.2
9Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .401 10.5 0.2
10Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
11Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .334 1.4 0.1
12Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
13James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .331 19.6 0.0
14Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -0.8 0.0
23Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.5 -0.1
24Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
25Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 10.1 -0.1
26Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
27Omar Infante 364 35 13 3 5 49 22 39 4 2 .268 .310 .370 .246 6.2 -0.4
28Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
29Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
30Billy Butler 422 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .268 .320 .362 .244 -5.6 -0.6

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 9 6 0 23 23 149.3 9.58 1.99 7.53 0.96 3.50 3.7253 4.22 19.6 2.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87492 5.10 1.5 0.2
3Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.1228 4.52 10.5 1.1
4Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86456 4.52 10.5 1.0
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 22 16 104.0 6.58 3.46 6.92 0.78 2.42 4.01857 4.36 10.1 1.1
6Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.34313 4.57 4.0 0.4
7Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1627 13.19 -2.8 -0.3
8Scott Downs 0 1 0 11 0 9.0 7.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 4.00 5.27391 6.52 -1.1 -0.1
9Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83588 5.12 -0.5 -0.1
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.9628 4.33 2.8 0.3
11Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.6628 3.99 0.1 0.0
12Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 46.0 7.43 3.72 7.24 0.00 1.76 2.92367 2.66 9.2 1.0
13Wade Davis 6 2 0 43 0 45.7 3.74 3.74 13.60 0.00 0.99 1.58616 1.87 13.4 1.5
14Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.6628 5.21 -0.1 0.0
15Jason Frasor 1 0 0 7 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 1.25373 -0.20 1.1 0.1
16Greg Holland 1 2 28 41 0 39.7 6.13 2.72 13.61 0.68 1.82 2.02835 2.46 9.6 1.0
17Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98098 4.40 0.2 0.0
18Aaron Crow 5 1 2 49 0 45.3 7.35 3.38 4.96 1.39 2.98 5.19221 6.21 -4.3 -0.5
19Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1619 17.42 -1.6 -0.2
20Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71664 6.53 -3.1 -0.3
21Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44638 2.70 5.6 0.6

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