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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 07-22)
1 Detroit Tigers 55 42 .567 - 4.71 4.29 0.42 6.5 3
2 Cleveland Indians 51 49 .510 5.5 4.49 4.43 0.06 1.0 11
3 Kansas City Royals 49 50 .495 7.0 4.00 4.00 0.00 -0.5 13
4 Chicago White Sox 48 53 .475 9.0 4.25 4.53 -0.28 -2.5 20
5 Minnesota Twins 45 54 .455 11.0 4.18 4.49 -0.31 -4.5 21


2014 Rankings

49 Wins is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
50 Losses is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
.495 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
4.00 RS/G is 17th in MLB, 10th in league, 5th in division
4.00 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.00 Diff/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.5 Pyth O/U is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 36 29 .554 301 269 .269 .330 .413
Cleveland Indians 31 31 .500 274 275 .257 .327 .401
Chicago White Sox 28 33 .459 258 286 .251 .315 .400
Kansas City Royals 30 33 .476 270 283 .271 .321 .394
Minnesota Twins 29 34 .460 273 293 .255 .318 .403

Top offensive performers by VORP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

23.1 VORP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

20.5 VORP
James Shields
James Shields

16.4 VORP

Top pitching performers by IP

James Shields
James Shields

136.3 IP
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

126.3 IP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

125.0 IP

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 390 49 25 0 9 45 39 67 7 2 .274 .356 .426 .281 23.1 3.7
2Salvador Perez 364 39 17 0 11 37 19 42 1 0 .281 .324 .427 .269 20.5 2.1
3James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .323 16.4 0.1
4Alcides Escobar 377 43 26 2 2 29 16 55 22 2 .280 .317 .383 .254 13.7 1.1
5Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .397 9.3 -0.1
6Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 9.2 0.2
7Lorenzo Cain 291 28 17 3 3 37 13 64 12 3 .297 .333 .414 .258 6.9 1.5
8Jarrod Dyson 181 21 1 3 1 13 15 26 18 4 .292 .350 .354 .256 6.6 1.0
9Norichika Aoki 321 38 13 2 0 14 26 31 8 4 .259 .328 .318 .245 6.4 0.4
10Omar Infante 334 33 12 3 5 48 18 35 4 1 .270 .307 .378 .248 5.4 -0.7
11Mike Moustakas 280 26 11 1 12 39 23 45 0 0 .198 .262 .391 .246 4.3 0.8
12Danny Valencia 114 8 5 0 2 11 7 25 0 0 .295 .342 .400 .289 2.9 0.4
13Eric Hosmer 432 45 27 0 6 44 27 69 3 2 .272 .319 .385 .255 1.6 0.7
14Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
15Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 0.7 -0.1
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .215 -0.6 0.0
17Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .158 -0.7 -0.1
18Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.4 -0.2
19Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
20Raul Ibanez 40 3 1 0 1 3 1 7 0 0 .154 .175 .256 .160 -3.0 -0.2
21Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
22Billy Butler 400 36 20 0 3 36 31 69 0 0 .267 .320 .347 .240 -7.1 -0.8
23Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Francisco Pena 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
30Wilking 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 9 5 0 21 21 136.3 9.70 1.85 7.46 1.06 3.70 3.82787 4.38 16.4 1.7
2Jeremy Guthrie 5 9 0 20 20 126.3 9.62 2.49 5.70 1.28 4.56 4.86957 5.17 0.7 0.1
3Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12772 4.55 10.4 1.1
4Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 19 18 107.7 9.03 2.93 7.36 0.84 3.59 3.77143 4.61 9.2 0.8
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 20 14 91.3 6.90 3.15 6.80 0.79 2.66 3.97794 4.33 9.3 1.0
6Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 42 0 42.0 7.71 3.64 7.07 0.00 1.93 2.95343 2.83 8.2 0.9
7Wade Davis 5 2 0 39 0 41.7 3.46 3.67 13.82 0.00 1.08 1.53572 1.80 12.5 1.4
8Aaron Crow 4 1 1 45 0 41.3 7.19 3.48 4.79 1.09 2.61 4.83708 5.76 -2.5 -0.3
9Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.58828 4.13 4.8 0.5
10Greg Holland 1 2 25 37 0 35.7 6.31 2.52 13.63 0.76 1.77 2.07426 2.45 8.6 0.9
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96772 4.36 2.8 0.3
12Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72156 6.59 -3.2 -0.3
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 14 0 19.3 8.38 2.33 6.52 0.00 2.33 2.4953 2.55 5.2 0.6
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.8408 5.18 -0.5 -0.1
15Scott Downs 0 1 0 7 0 5.7 6.35 3.18 4.76 1.59 4.76 5.46182 7.54 -1.2 -0.1
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98589 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 12.1676 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 5.66772 5.29 -0.1 0.0
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66772 4.03 0.1 0.0
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1668 17.36 -1.6 -0.2
21Jason Frasor 0 0 0 2 0 0.7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.16772 4.01 0.0 0.0

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