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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 07-21)
1 Detroit Tigers 55 41 .573 - 4.72 4.28 0.44 7.0 4
2 Cleveland Indians 50 49 .505 6.5 4.45 4.45 0.00 0.5 12
3 Kansas City Royals 48 50 .490 8.0 3.97 4.03 -0.06 -1.0 16
4 Chicago White Sox 48 52 .480 9.0 4.28 4.51 -0.23 -2.0 20
5 Minnesota Twins 45 53 .459 11.0 4.20 4.46 -0.26 -4.0 21


2014 Rankings

48 Wins is tied for 17th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, tied for 3rd in division
50 Losses is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
.490 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
4.03 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
-0.06 Diff/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-1 Pyth O/U is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-21)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 36 30 .545 306 273 .269 .330 .414
Cleveland Indians 31 32 .492 279 280 .257 .327 .401
Kansas City Royals 31 33 .484 274 287 .271 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 28 34 .452 263 290 .251 .315 .401
Minnesota Twins 30 34 .469 277 297 .255 .318 .403

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

3.6 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

2.2 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.5 BWARP

Top pitching performers by IP

James Shields
James Shields

136.3 IP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

125.0 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

120.3 IP

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 380 47 24 0 9 45 37 64 6 2 .269 .350 .421 .278 22.0 3.6
2Salvador Perez 355 39 17 0 11 37 19 40 1 0 .282 .327 .432 .272 21.2 2.2
3Lorenzo Cain 287 28 16 3 3 37 13 62 12 3 .297 .334 .413 .258 6.8 1.5
4Alcides Escobar 368 42 25 2 2 29 15 53 22 2 .281 .317 .383 .255 13.5 1.0
5Jarrod Dyson 172 21 0 3 1 13 14 25 18 4 .294 .351 .353 .257 6.2 0.8
6Eric Hosmer 432 45 27 0 6 44 27 69 3 2 .272 .319 .385 .255 1.6 0.7
7Mike Moustakas 274 24 11 1 10 36 23 44 0 0 .186 .253 .360 .234 1.3 0.4
8Danny Valencia 111 8 5 0 2 10 7 24 0 0 .291 .333 .398 .285 3.0 0.4
9Norichika Aoki 316 37 13 2 0 14 25 31 8 4 .255 .324 .316 .243 5.6 0.3
10Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .402 9.4 0.2
11Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .335 1.4 0.1
12James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 16.6 0.1
13Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.6 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
22Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .398 9.4 -0.1
23Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .158 -0.8 -0.1
24Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 0.4 -0.1
25Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
26Raul Ibanez 35 2 0 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 .114 .114 .200 .121 -3.9 -0.3
27Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
28Omar Infante 324 33 12 3 5 47 18 35 4 1 .279 .317 .389 .253 6.7 -0.5
29Brett Hayes 46 3 1 0 1 2 1 10 0 0 .111 .130 .200 .117 -4.7 -0.5
30Billy Butler 391 35 19 0 3 36 29 68 0 0 .269 .320 .348 .242 -6.3 -0.7

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 21 21 136.3 9.70 1.85 7.46 1.06 3.70 3.83749 4.38 16.6 1.7
2Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.13734 4.55 10.6 1.2
3Jeremy Guthrie 5 8 0 19 19 120.3 9.72 2.39 5.61 1.35 4.56 4.9225 5.20 0.4 0.1
4Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 19 18 107.7 9.03 2.93 7.36 0.84 3.59 3.78106 4.60 9.4 0.8
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 20 14 91.3 6.90 3.15 6.80 0.79 2.66 3.98756 4.33 9.4 1.0
6Wade Davis 5 2 0 38 0 40.7 3.32 3.54 13.72 0.00 1.11 1.5298 1.81 12.0 1.3
7Aaron Crow 4 1 1 44 0 40.3 7.14 3.12 4.91 1.12 2.68 4.73933 5.65 -2.0 -0.2
8Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 41 0 40.0 7.88 3.60 7.20 0.00 2.03 2.92734 2.80 8.0 0.9
9Greg Holland 1 2 25 36 0 34.7 6.23 2.60 13.76 0.78 1.82 2.11004 2.49 8.2 0.9
10Bruce Chen 1 2 0 7 5 30.7 12.03 2.93 8.22 0.59 6.46 3.17734 3.79 5.4 0.6
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97734 4.36 2.9 0.3
12Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.73118 6.60 -3.1 -0.3
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 14 0 19.3 8.38 2.33 6.52 0.00 2.33 2.50493 2.56 5.2 0.6
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.85042 5.16 -0.4 0.0
15Scott Downs 0 1 0 6 0 5.0 7.20 3.60 5.40 1.80 5.40 5.77734 7.91 -1.2 -0.1
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.99552 4.44 0.2 0.0
17Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1772 13.19 -2.8 -0.3
18Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67734 5.27 -0.1 0.0
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67734 4.04 0.1 0.0
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1764 17.29 -1.6 -0.2
21Jason Frasor 0 0 0 1 0 0.3 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.17734 4.74 0.0 0.0

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