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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 07-25)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 43 .570 - 4.75 4.27 0.48 7.0 3
2 Kansas City Royals 52 50 .510 6.0 3.98 3.94 0.04 1.0 13
3 Cleveland Indians 51 52 .495 7.5 4.42 4.41 0.01 -0.5 11
4 Chicago White Sox 50 54 .481 9.0 4.27 4.49 -0.22 -2.0 18
5 Minnesota Twins 46 56 .451 12.0 4.16 4.51 -0.35 -5.0 21


2014 Rankings

52 Wins is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
50 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.510 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is tied for 17th in MLB, 10th in league, 5th in division
3.94 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.04 Diff/G is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
1 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 35 27 .565 290 252 .269 .330 .416
Cleveland Indians 29 30 .492 261 262 .257 .326 .400
Kansas City Royals 29 31 .483 257 269 .271 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 26 32 .448 246 273 .251 .315 .401
Minnesota Twins 27 33 .450 250 279 .254 .315 .395

Top offensive performers by B2

Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

27 B2
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

26 B2
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

25 B2

Top pitching performers by IP

James Shields
James Shields

143.3 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

126.3 IP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

125.0 IP

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.6 0.7
2Alcides Escobar 388 43 26 2 2 29 16 59 22 2 .275 .312 .375 .251 13.0 1.0
3Alex Gordon 403 50 25 0 9 45 40 70 7 2 .276 .357 .423 .279 23.6 3.6
4Billy Butler 406 37 20 0 4 38 31 70 0 0 .266 .320 .353 .242 -6.3 -0.7
5Lorenzo Cain 305 30 18 3 3 37 14 67 14 3 .294 .331 .409 .255 6.8 1.4
6Salvador Perez 377 41 17 0 12 38 19 42 1 0 .285 .326 .434 .272 22.1 2.3
7Norichika Aoki 334 38 13 2 0 15 27 32 8 4 .258 .327 .315 .244 5.8 0.2
8Mike Moustakas 293 29 12 1 13 40 24 48 0 0 .200 .264 .400 .249 6.2 1.0
9Omar Infante 348 33 12 3 5 48 20 37 4 2 .267 .307 .371 .246 4.9 -0.6
10Danny Valencia 118 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .284 .331 .385 .275 1.5 0.2
11Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -0.8 0.0
12Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
13Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .332 1.4 0.1
14Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
15James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 19.0 0.1
16Jarrod Dyson 189 21 1 3 1 13 15 29 19 4 .280 .337 .339 .247 5.1 1.0
17Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
18Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
23Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
25Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .401 11.0 -0.1
28Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .070 0.5 -0.1
30Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .405 10.0 0.2

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1James Shields 9 5 0 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.7186 4.23 19.0 2.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 5 9 0 20 20 126.3 9.62 2.49 5.70 1.28 4.56 4.86929 5.16 0.5 0.1
3Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12744 4.53 10.0 1.1
4Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86919 4.54 10.0 0.9
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.83863 4.19 11.0 1.2
6Wade Davis 6 2 0 41 0 43.7 3.71 3.71 13.60 0.00 1.03 1.58729 1.90 12.5 1.4
7Aaron Crow 5 1 2 47 0 43.3 7.06 3.32 5.19 1.04 2.49 4.62129 5.63 -2.3 -0.2
8Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 43 0 43.0 7.53 3.77 6.91 0.00 1.88 3.0279 2.86 8.0 0.9
9Greg Holland 1 2 26 39 0 37.7 6.45 2.63 13.38 0.72 1.91 2.10549 2.55 8.7 0.9
10Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.588 4.13 4.7 0.5
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96744 4.36 2.7 0.3
12Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72128 6.55 -3.2 -0.4
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 16 0 21.3 7.59 2.53 7.17 0.00 2.11 2.41744 2.62 5.5 0.6
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84052 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
15Scott Downs 0 1 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 3.52 3.52 1.17 3.52 5.25439 6.71 -1.0 -0.1
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98561 4.45 0.2 0.0
17Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1673 13.33 -2.9 -0.3
18Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66744 4.03 0.1 0.0
19Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66744 5.24 -0.1 0.0
20Jason Frasor 0 0 0 4 0 1.3 0.00 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.6674 1.99 0.2 0.0
21Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1665 17.42 -1.6 -0.2

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