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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 07-27)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 45 .559 - 4.67 4.25 0.42 6.0 3
2 Kansas City Royals 53 51 .510 5.0 4.00 4.01 -0.01 1.0 14
3 Cleveland Indians 52 53 .495 6.5 4.48 4.42 0.06 -0.5 10
4 Chicago White Sox 51 55 .481 8.0 4.28 4.44 -0.16 -2.0 17
5 Minnesota Twins 47 57 .452 11.0 4.12 4.52 -0.40 -5.0 21


2014 Rankings

53 Wins is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
51 Losses is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
.510 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
4.00 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
4.01 RA/G is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 1st in division
-0.01 Diff/G is 16th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd 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: 07-28)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 34 26 .567 280 244 .268 .329 .416
Cleveland Indians 28 29 .491 252 252 .257 .327 .401
Kansas City Royals 28 30 .483 249 260 .271 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 25 31 .446 237 262 .251 .316 .401
Minnesota Twins 26 32 .448 241 269 .254 .315 .395

Top offensive performers by OBP

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

.500 OBP
James Shields
James Shields

.400 OBP
Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

.353 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 10.3 0.2
2James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .326 19.2 0.1
3Alex Gordon 411 51 25 0 9 46 40 73 7 2 .273 .353 .417 .276 22.9 3.5
4Lorenzo Cain 309 31 18 3 3 37 14 68 14 3 .297 .333 .410 .256 7.2 1.4
5Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
6Norichika Aoki 342 40 14 3 0 17 27 34 8 4 .265 .331 .330 .248 7.4 0.4
7Jarrod Dyson 196 21 1 3 1 14 15 31 19 4 .274 .330 .331 .242 4.6 1.0
8Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
9Billy Butler 414 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .273 .326 .370 .248 -4.0 -0.5
10Salvador Perez 385 42 17 0 12 38 19 43 1 0 .281 .322 .427 .268 20.8 2.1
11Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.4 0.7
12Alcides Escobar 394 45 26 2 2 30 16 61 22 2 .276 .312 .374 .250 13.0 1.1
13Omar Infante 356 33 12 3 5 49 21 38 4 2 .262 .303 .363 .241 3.5 -0.7
14Mike Moustakas 301 30 12 1 13 40 25 50 0 0 .195 .260 .390 .245 5.2 0.8
15Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -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 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.1 -0.6
21Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .070 1.2 -0.1
22Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .401 11.2 -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 3.70939 4.22 19.2 2.0
2Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87035 5.12 1.2 0.2
3Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.11823 4.53 10.3 1.1
4Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.85999 4.54 10.3 1.0
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.82942 4.18 11.2 1.2
6Wade Davis 6 2 0 42 0 44.7 3.83 3.83 13.50 0.00 1.01 1.63584 1.87 13.1 1.4
7Aaron Crow 5 1 2 48 0 44.3 7.51 3.45 5.08 1.42 3.05 5.23342 6.25 -4.3 -0.5
8Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 44 0 44.0 7.36 3.68 6.95 0.00 1.84 2.97641 2.84 8.4 0.9
9Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.33856 4.59 4.0 0.4
10Greg Holland 1 2 27 40 0 38.7 6.28 2.56 13.50 0.70 1.86 2.0203 2.52 9.1 1.0
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95823 4.35 2.8 0.3
12Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44181 2.71 5.6 0.6
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71207 6.55 -3.1 -0.3
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83131 5.14 -0.5 -0.1
15Scott Downs 0 1 0 10 0 9.0 6.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 3.00 5.26934 6.75 -1.2 -0.1
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.97641 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 12.1581 13.28 -2.9 -0.3
18Jason Frasor 0 0 0 5 0 2.3 0.00 0.00 11.57 0.00 0.00 1.8725 1.27 0.6 0.1
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65823 4.02 0.1 0.0
20Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65823 5.24 -0.1 0.0
21Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1573 17.45 -1.6 -0.2

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