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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 09-22)
1 Detroit Tigers 86 70 .551 - 4.70 4.33 0.37 0.9 5
2 Kansas City Royals 85 71 .545 1.0 3.98 3.87 0.11 10.2 13
3 Cleveland Indians 82 75 .522 4.5 4.17 4.06 0.11 1.4 9
4 Chicago White Sox 72 84 .462 14.0 4.12 4.67 -0.55 2.9 18
5 Minnesota Twins 66 90 .423 20.0 4.37 4.87 -0.50 -3.2 22



2014 Rankings

85 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
71 Losses is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.545 Win Pct is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.11 Diff/G is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, tied for 2nd in division
10.2 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: 09-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 3 3 .500 25 27 .257 .314 .401
Cleveland Indians 2 3 .400 21 22 .257 .319 .392
Detroit Tigers 3 3 .500 28 24 .271 .330 .419
Kansas City Royals 3 3 .500 26 26 .270 .323 .398
Minnesota Twins 3 3 .500 24 28 .255 .312 .394

Top offensive performers by EQA

Erik Kratz
Erik Kratz

.295 EQA
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.289 EQA
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.284 EQA

Top pitching performers by IP

James Shields
James Shields

221.0 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

195.7 IP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

183.0 IP

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Erik Kratz 28 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .308 .321 .577 .295 2.1 0.2
2Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
3Alex Gordon 616 83 32 1 19 71 60 120 12 3 .266 .347 .434 .284 35.0 5.2
4Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
5Lorenzo Cain 472 51 27 4 5 50 24 102 26 4 .299 .339 .413 .266 15.8 2.4
6Norichika Aoki 522 60 21 5 1 40 43 47 16 7 .282 .350 .356 .265 15.4 1.0
7Eric Hosmer 516 50 33 1 8 54 34 86 4 2 .271 .320 .395 .261 5.3 1.3
8Josh Willingham 83 14 5 0 2 6 11 23 1 0 .243 .361 .400 .256 1.5 0.2
9Alcides Escobar 588 71 33 5 3 49 22 77 31 6 .281 .314 .376 .253 20.3 2.3
10Billy Butler 575 53 29 0 9 60 39 92 0 0 .266 .318 .373 .251 -3.3 -0.3
11Salvador Perez 580 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .260 .291 .400 .250 14.7 1.4
12Jarrod Dyson 285 32 4 4 1 24 21 50 35 7 .273 .326 .332 .244 8.1 1.6
13James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .242 26.2 0.2
14Johnny Giavotella 38 6 1 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .200 .237 .314 .241 0.8 0.2
15Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 16.7 0.1
16Mike Moustakas 474 44 20 1 15 52 33 70 1 0 .212 .271 .367 .235 5.0 1.2
17Omar Infante 549 49 19 3 6 64 30 62 9 3 .253 .294 .339 .233 3.0 -1.3
18Raul Ibanez 87 6 3 1 2 5 8 16 0 0 .190 .264 .329 .218 -2.9 -0.2
19Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
20Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.1 -0.2
21Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.3 -0.2
22Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
23Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 5.6 -0.1
24Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
25Carlos Peguero 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .123 -0.7 -0.1
26Jayson Nix 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 -0.9 -0.1
27Terrance Gore 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 0.4 0.0
28Lane Adams 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0
29Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Aaron Crow 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
33Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 14 8 0 33 33 221.0 8.92 1.71 7.17 0.90 3.18 3.57669 4.11 26.2 2.8
2Jeremy Guthrie 12 11 0 31 31 195.7 9.71 2.21 5.43 1.06 4.28 4.42845 4.77 5.6 0.7
3Jason Vargas 11 10 0 29 29 183.0 9.49 1.87 6.25 0.89 3.59 3.7515 4.10 20.4 2.2
4Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.63262 4.22 16.7 1.7
5Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.71484 4.43 11.3 1.2
6Wade Davis 9 2 3 68 0 69.0 4.57 2.87 13.43 0.00 0.91 1.25732 1.62 20.6 2.3
7Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 67 0 67.0 6.85 3.22 7.66 0.00 1.48 2.66334 2.80 12.4 1.4
8Greg Holland 1 2 43 62 0 59.3 5.61 2.88 13.04 0.46 1.52 1.87498 2.46 13.5 1.5
9Aaron Crow 6 1 3 65 0 57.7 8.12 3.59 5.15 1.56 4.06 5.46223 6.71 -8.8 -1.0
10Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60415 4.92 1.6 0.2
11Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.88219 4.64 1.3 0.1
12Louis Coleman 1 0 0 28 0 30.7 11.15 4.99 5.58 1.76 6.16 6.22109 6.57 -4.9 -0.5
13Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95587 4.43 2.0 0.2
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 19 0 18.3 8.35 4.91 4.91 0.49 3.93 4.7377 5.13 -1.0 -0.1
15Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 5 3 18.3 11.78 1.47 6.87 0.00 4.91 2.28315 3.81 2.8 0.3
16Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02544 3.52 1.9 0.2
17Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80588 6.13 -1.5 -0.2
18Casey Coleman 0 0 0 9 0 11.0 12.27 4.09 4.09 0.00 5.73 3.61042 3.93 1.0 0.1
19Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.386623 1.78 1.3 0.1
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1558 13.47 -3.1 -0.3
21Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65587 5.48 -0.2 0.0
22Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65587 4.01 0.1 0.0
23Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.155 17.86 -1.7 -0.2

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