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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 09-13)
1 Detroit Tigers 82 66 .554 - 4.71 4.35 0.36 1.2 6
2 Kansas City Royals 81 66 .551 0.5 4.01 3.84 0.17 10.7 12
3 Cleveland Indians 76 71 .517 5.5 4.21 4.16 0.05 1.2 11
4 Chicago White Sox 68 80 .459 14.0 4.12 4.71 -0.59 2.2 18
5 Minnesota Twins 62 86 .419 20.0 4.36 4.84 -0.48 -3.7 22



2014 Rankings

81 Wins is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
66 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, tied for 1st in division
.551 Win Pct is 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.84 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.17 Diff/G is 11th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
10.7 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: 09-14)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 8 6 .571 66 60 .270 .328 .418
Cleveland Indians 7 7 .500 59 62 .257 .320 .394
Kansas City Royals 7 7 .500 61 61 .268 .322 .397
Chicago White Sox 6 8 .429 60 66 .257 .314 .402
Minnesota Twins 6 8 .429 58 65 .256 .312 .393

Top offensive performers by EQA

Erik Kratz
Erik Kratz

.316 EQA
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.289 EQA
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.288 EQA

Top pitching performers by GS

James Shields
James Shields

31 GS
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

30 GS
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

27 GS

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 589 80 30 1 19 67 58 110 10 3 .269 .351 .441 .288 35.6 5.3
4Josh Willingham 73 13 5 0 2 6 9 17 1 0 .274 .384 .452 .276 2.0 0.2
5Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .274 1.4 0.2
6Lorenzo Cain 446 49 27 4 4 46 22 97 25 4 .299 .336 .411 .265 14.3 2.5
7Salvador Perez 553 53 27 1 16 65 21 72 1 0 .262 .293 .408 .253 16.4 1.6
8Norichika Aoki 490 57 19 4 1 37 39 47 15 7 .267 .335 .336 .253 10.0 0.5
9Eric Hosmer 491 48 29 1 7 50 29 84 4 2 .265 .310 .380 .252 -0.1 0.6
10Billy Butler 562 53 28 0 9 59 38 89 0 0 .266 .319 .374 .251 -3.3 -0.3
11Jarrod Dyson 271 30 3 4 1 23 21 47 33 7 .277 .332 .335 .248 8.0 1.7
12Alcides Escobar 555 67 31 5 2 46 20 76 30 4 .276 .307 .367 .247 16.7 1.7
13James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .241 24.0 0.1
14Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.8 0.1
15Omar Infante 523 46 19 3 6 62 26 60 9 3 .256 .292 .344 .233 2.7 -1.4
16Mike Moustakas 454 43 19 1 15 51 31 69 0 0 .210 .267 .369 .233 3.3 1.1
17Raul Ibanez 83 6 3 1 2 5 7 14 0 0 .197 .265 .342 .221 -2.6 -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 .162 11.7 -0.2
23Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
24Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 7.2 -0.1
25Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
26Jayson Nix 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.5 -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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 31 31 207.3 8.81 1.78 7.12 0.91 3.13 3.635 4.17 24.0 2.5
2Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36152 4.69 7.2 0.9
3Yordano Ventura 12 10 0 28 27 165.0 8.35 3.38 7.64 0.71 3.27 3.67514 4.26 15.8 1.6
4Jason Vargas 11 8 0 27 27 174.3 9.29 1.91 6.09 0.88 3.25 3.78457 4.20 17.6 1.9
5Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70683 4.41 11.7 1.3
6Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.59614 4.87 1.9 0.2
7Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 3 2 13.3 10.12 1.35 6.07 0.00 4.05 2.47286 3.80 2.1 0.2
8Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1478 13.44 -3.1 -0.3
9Louis Coleman 1 0 0 25 0 27.0 11.33 5.00 5.67 1.67 6.33 6.07379 6.18 -3.4 -0.4
10Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 63 0 62.3 6.50 3.32 7.80 0.00 1.30 2.66658 2.71 12.0 1.3
11Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.64786 3.99 0.1 0.0
12Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 28 0 31.3 10.05 2.01 5.46 0.86 4.31 3.94574 4.73 1.2 0.1
13Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.64786 5.44 -0.2 0.0
14Wade Davis 8 2 3 63 0 64.3 4.34 2.94 13.43 0.00 0.70 1.28258 1.52 19.7 2.2
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 6 0 8.7 10.38 4.15 4.15 0.00 3.12 3.6094 4.12 0.6 0.1
16Jason Frasor 3 0 0 19 0 13.7 7.90 1.98 9.22 0.66 1.98 2.92835 3.33 1.9 0.2
17Scott Downs 0 2 0 15 0 12.7 7.82 3.55 2.13 0.71 3.55 4.8847 6.12 -1.5 -0.2
18Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.147 17.86 -1.7 -0.2
19Aaron Crow 6 1 3 63 0 56.0 7.88 3.54 4.98 1.45 3.86 5.30858 6.34 -6.8 -0.8
20Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.82094 5.14 -0.9 -0.1
21Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.94786 4.40 2.1 0.2
22Greg Holland 1 2 42 60 0 57.3 5.81 2.98 13.03 0.47 1.57 1.92693 2.48 13.1 1.4
23Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 0.420615 2.03 1.0 0.1

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