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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 R

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

80 R
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

67 R
Norichika Aoki
Norichika Aoki

57 R

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 R descending

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Rank

Player

PA
Sorted Descending
R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 589 80 30 1 19 67 58 110 10 3 .269 .351 .441 .288 35.6 5.3
2Alcides Escobar 555 67 31 5 2 46 20 76 30 4 .276 .307 .367 .247 16.7 1.7
3Norichika Aoki 490 57 19 4 1 37 39 47 15 7 .267 .335 .336 .253 10.0 0.5
4Billy Butler 562 53 28 0 9 59 38 89 0 0 .266 .319 .374 .251 -3.3 -0.3
5Salvador Perez 553 53 27 1 16 65 21 72 1 0 .262 .293 .408 .253 16.4 1.6
6Lorenzo Cain 446 49 27 4 4 46 22 97 25 4 .299 .336 .411 .265 14.3 2.5
7Eric Hosmer 491 48 29 1 7 50 29 84 4 2 .265 .310 .380 .252 -0.1 0.6
8Omar Infante 523 46 19 3 6 62 26 60 9 3 .256 .292 .344 .233 2.7 -1.4
9Mike Moustakas 454 43 19 1 15 51 31 69 0 0 .210 .267 .369 .233 3.3 1.1
10Jarrod Dyson 271 30 3 4 1 23 21 47 33 7 .277 .332 .335 .248 8.0 1.7
11Josh Willingham 73 13 5 0 2 6 9 17 1 0 .274 .384 .452 .276 2.0 0.2
12Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .274 1.4 0.2
13Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
14Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
15Raul Ibanez 83 6 3 1 2 5 7 14 0 0 .197 .265 .342 .221 -2.6 -0.2
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
17Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .316 2.4 0.3
18Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
19Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
20Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
21Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.8 0.1
22Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 11.7 -0.2
23Terrance Gore 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
25James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .241 24.0 0.1
26Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Jayson Nix 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -0.5 -0.1
28Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 7.2 -0.1
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
34Wade Davis 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
37Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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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