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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 09-16)
1 Detroit Tigers 84 67 .556 - 4.73 4.36 0.37 1.4 6
2 Kansas City Royals 82 68 .547 1.5 4.01 3.89 0.12 10.7 12
3 Cleveland Indians 77 73 .513 6.5 4.19 4.15 0.04 1.2 11
4 Chicago White Sox 69 82 .457 15.0 4.13 4.72 -0.59 1.9 19
5 Minnesota Twins 64 87 .424 20.0 4.38 4.84 -0.46 -3.6 21



2014 Rankings

82 Wins is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
68 Losses is tied for 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.547 Win Pct is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.89 RA/G is tied for 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.12 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: 09-17)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 6 5 .545 51 45 .270 .329 .418
Chicago White Sox 5 6 .455 46 52 .257 .314 .402
Cleveland Indians 5 6 .455 46 49 .257 .320 .394
Kansas City Royals 5 6 .455 48 48 .268 .322 .397
Minnesota Twins 5 6 .455 45 51 .256 .313 .393

Top offensive performers by PA

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

602 PA
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

570 PA
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

566 PA

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 PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 602 82 31 1 19 70 59 114 12 3 .270 .352 .440 .287 36.0 5.3
2Alcides Escobar 570 69 31 5 2 46 22 76 31 4 .275 .308 .363 .246 16.7 1.8
3Salvador Perez 566 55 27 1 16 65 22 76 1 0 .258 .290 .401 .249 15.5 1.4
4Billy Butler 566 53 28 0 9 59 39 89 0 0 .265 .318 .372 .250 -3.8 -0.3
5Omar Infante 535 47 19 3 6 64 28 62 9 3 .257 .294 .344 .235 3.7 -1.2
6Norichika Aoki 505 59 20 4 1 38 41 47 16 7 .277 .345 .346 .259 12.8 0.6
7Eric Hosmer 504 50 30 1 8 53 33 85 4 2 .266 .315 .387 .257 3.0 1.0
8Mike Moustakas 462 43 20 1 15 52 32 69 0 0 .213 .271 .372 .236 4.9 1.2
9Lorenzo Cain 461 49 27 4 4 47 24 101 25 4 .295 .334 .404 .262 13.3 2.3
10Jarrod Dyson 279 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .268 .322 .324 .240 6.7 1.5
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .274 1.4 0.2
12Raul Ibanez 84 6 3 1 2 5 8 14 0 0 .197 .274 .342 .225 -2.3 -0.2
13Josh Willingham 74 13 5 0 2 6 9 18 1 0 .270 .378 .444 .272 1.8 0.2
14Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
15Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
16Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
17Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
19Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .315 2.4 0.3
20Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
21James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .241 26.6 0.1
22Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 7.1 -0.1
23Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.7 -0.2
24Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
25Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.7 0.1
26Jayson Nix 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .016 -0.7 -0.1
27Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Francisco Pena 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 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 3.56794 4.10 26.6 2.8
2Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36635 4.71 7.1 0.8
3Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.77051 4.11 20.3 2.2
4Yordano Ventura 12 10 0 28 27 165.0 8.35 3.38 7.64 0.71 3.27 3.67997 4.27 15.7 1.6
5Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.71166 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 4.60097 4.89 1.9 0.2
7Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 4 3 16.3 12.12 1.65 6.61 0.00 5.51 2.418 3.98 2.4 0.3
8Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1526 13.43 -3.1 -0.3
9Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95269 4.40 2.2 0.2
10Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.383442 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 5.53505 6.82 -8.9 -1.0
12Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1518 17.85 -1.7 -0.2
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 27 0 29.7 10.92 4.85 5.76 1.52 6.07 5.78191 6.00 -3.1 -0.3
14Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65269 5.44 -0.2 0.0
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 8 0 10.3 9.58 4.35 3.48 0.00 2.61 3.83012 4.32 0.5 0.1
16Greg Holland 1 2 42 60 0 57.3 5.81 2.98 13.03 0.47 1.57 1.93176 2.49 13.0 1.4
17Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.82577 5.15 -0.9 -0.1
18Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65269 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 2.69957 2.82 11.8 1.3
20Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.87901 4.61 1.5 0.2
21Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02226 3.51 1.9 0.2
22Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.8027 6.11 -1.5 -0.2
23Wade Davis 9 2 3 65 0 66.0 4.50 3.00 13.23 0.00 0.82 1.34966 1.66 19.3 2.1

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