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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 07-26)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 44 .564 - 4.70 4.27 0.43 6.5 3
2 Kansas City Royals 53 50 .515 5.0 4.01 3.95 0.06 1.5 12
3 Cleveland Indians 51 53 .490 7.5 4.42 4.43 -0.01 -1.0 11
4 Chicago White Sox 51 54 .486 8.0 4.30 4.45 -0.15 -1.5 17
5 Minnesota Twins 46 57 .447 12.0 4.12 4.53 -0.41 -5.5 21


2014 Rankings

53 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
.515 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.95 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.06 Diff/G is 14th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
1.5 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-27)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 34 27 .557 285 248 .269 .329 .416
Cleveland Indians 29 29 .500 255 257 .257 .326 .401
Chicago White Sox 26 31 .456 242 267 .251 .316 .401
Kansas City Royals 28 31 .475 253 265 .271 .321 .394
Minnesota Twins 27 32 .458 245 274 .254 .315 .395

Top offensive performers by OBP

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

.500 OBP
James Shields
James Shields

.400 OBP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.354 OBP

Top pitching performers by IP

James Shields
James Shields

143.3 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

132.0 IP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

125.0 IP

Hitters by OBP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Descending
OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .405 10.0 0.2
2James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 18.9 0.1
3Alex Gordon 407 50 25 0 9 45 40 72 7 2 .273 .354 .418 .277 22.7 3.6
4Lorenzo Cain 309 31 18 3 3 37 14 68 14 3 .297 .333 .410 .257 7.3 1.5
5Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
6Danny Valencia 118 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .284 .331 .385 .275 1.5 0.2
7Jarrod Dyson 193 21 1 3 1 13 15 31 19 4 .273 .330 .331 .242 4.2 0.9
8Norichika Aoki 338 39 13 3 0 17 27 33 8 4 .262 .329 .325 .247 6.8 0.4
9Salvador Perez 381 42 17 0 12 38 19 43 1 0 .284 .325 .432 .271 21.9 2.3
10Billy Butler 410 38 20 0 5 40 31 70 0 0 .268 .322 .363 .245 -4.8 -0.5
11Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.6 0.7
12Alcides Escobar 391 45 26 2 2 30 16 59 22 2 .278 .314 .377 .252 13.9 1.1
13Omar Infante 352 33 12 3 5 49 21 37 4 2 .265 .307 .368 .244 4.6 -0.6
14Mike Moustakas 297 30 12 1 13 40 25 49 0 0 .198 .264 .396 .248 6.0 1.0
15Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .221 -0.8 0.0
16Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
17Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
19Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
20Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
21Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .070 0.9 -0.1
22Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .402 11.0 -0.1
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Tim Collins 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 9 5 0 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.71373 4.23 18.9 2.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87469 5.12 0.9 0.2
3Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12256 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 3.86432 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 3.83375 4.19 11.0 1.2
6Wade Davis 6 2 0 42 0 44.7 3.83 3.83 13.50 0.00 1.01 1.64018 1.87 13.0 1.4
7Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 44.0 7.36 3.68 6.95 0.00 1.84 2.98075 2.83 8.3 0.9
8Aaron Crow 5 1 2 47 0 43.3 7.06 3.32 5.19 1.04 2.49 4.61641 5.63 -2.3 -0.3
9Greg Holland 1 2 27 40 0 38.7 6.28 2.56 13.50 0.70 1.86 2.02463 2.52 9.0 1.0
10Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.58312 4.13 4.6 0.5
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96256 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 6.7164 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 2.41256 2.63 5.4 0.6
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83564 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
15Scott Downs 0 1 0 9 0 8.0 6.75 4.50 3.38 1.12 3.38 5.53756 6.99 -1.3 -0.1
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98074 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 12.1625 13.35 -2.9 -0.3
18Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66256 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 5.66256 5.23 -0.1 0.0
20Jason Frasor 0 0 0 4 0 1.3 0.00 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.66253 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 21.1617 17.45 -1.6 -0.2

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