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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 07-31)
1 Detroit Tigers 58 47 .552 - 4.68 4.31 0.37 5.5 4
2 Kansas City Royals 55 52 .514 4.0 3.98 3.96 0.02 1.5 12
3 Cleveland Indians 53 55 .491 6.5 4.44 4.40 0.04 -1.0 10
4 Chicago White Sox 53 56 .486 7.0 4.35 4.46 -0.11 -1.5 14
5 Minnesota Twins 48 59 .449 11.0 4.07 4.49 -0.42 -5.5 20


2014 Rankings

55 Wins is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
52 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.514 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is 18th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
3.96 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.02 Diff/G is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
1.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 32 25 .561 262 225 .268 .327 .413
Cleveland Indians 26 28 .481 231 242 .256 .322 .396
Kansas City Royals 27 28 .491 237 247 .271 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 24 29 .453 225 248 .251 .316 .401
Minnesota Twins 25 30 .455 230 253 .253 .314 .398

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

3.9 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

1.9 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.5 BWARP

Top pitching performers by IP

James Shields
James Shields

149.3 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

132.0 IP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

125.0 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 423 52 27 0 9 47 41 74 7 2 .276 .355 .421 .278 24.8 3.9
2Salvador Perez 397 43 18 0 12 39 19 45 1 0 .275 .315 .419 .262 18.6 1.9
3Lorenzo Cain 319 32 19 3 3 37 14 70 15 3 .297 .332 .410 .256 7.6 1.5
4Alcides Escobar 403 46 26 3 2 32 16 64 23 2 .277 .312 .379 .251 14.8 1.3
5Jarrod Dyson 200 22 1 3 1 15 15 32 21 4 .274 .328 .330 .244 5.4 1.1
6Mike Moustakas 311 32 14 1 13 42 27 52 0 0 .196 .265 .393 .247 6.0 0.9
7Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 -0.2 0.5
8Norichika Aoki 350 40 14 3 0 17 27 35 9 4 .261 .327 .325 .245 6.4 0.3
9Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .401 10.3 0.2
10Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .271 1.1 0.2
11Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
12Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
13James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .331 19.7 0.0
14Raul Ibanez 48 5 3 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .217 .250 .391 .228 -0.5 0.0
15Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Kelvin Herrera 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
22Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.6 -0.1
24Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
25Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 10.2 -0.1
26Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .163 -1.3 -0.2
27Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
28Omar Infante 368 35 13 3 5 49 22 41 4 2 .265 .307 .366 .244 5.3 -0.5
29Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.1 -0.6
30Billy Butler 424 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .269 .321 .363 .245 -5.6 -0.6

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 6 0 23 23 149.3 9.58 1.99 7.53 0.96 3.50 3.72387 4.21 19.7 2.1
2Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87349 5.10 1.6 0.2
3Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12137 4.52 10.6 1.2
4Yordano Ventura 8 8 0 21 20 121.0 8.85 2.90 7.59 0.97 3.50 3.88864 4.58 10.3 1.0
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 22 16 104.0 6.58 3.46 6.92 0.78 2.42 4.01714 4.37 10.2 1.1
6Wade Davis 6 2 0 44 0 46.3 3.88 3.88 13.79 0.00 0.97 1.58583 1.65 14.0 1.5
7Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 46.0 7.43 3.72 7.24 0.00 1.76 2.92224 2.67 9.2 1.0
8Aaron Crow 5 1 2 50 0 45.7 7.49 3.55 4.93 1.38 3.15 5.24166 6.26 -4.5 -0.5
9Greg Holland 1 2 29 42 0 40.7 5.98 2.66 13.50 0.66 1.77 2.00563 2.43 10.0 1.1
10Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.34169 4.56 4.1 0.5
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96137 4.33 2.9 0.3
12Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44495 2.70 5.6 0.6
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71521 6.53 -3.1 -0.3
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83445 5.12 -0.4 0.0
15Scott Downs 0 1 0 11 0 9.0 7.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 4.00 5.27248 6.52 -1.1 -0.1
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.97954 4.40 0.2 0.0
17Jason Frasor 1 0 0 7 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 1.25229 -0.20 1.1 0.1
18Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1613 13.11 -2.8 -0.3
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66137 4.00 0.1 0.0
20Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66137 5.22 -0.1 0.0
21Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1605 17.35 -1.6 -0.2

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