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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 09-15)
1 Detroit Tigers 84 66 .560 - 4.74 4.36 0.38 1.6 5
2 Kansas City Royals 82 67 .550 1.5 4.01 3.87 0.14 10.8 11
3 Cleveland Indians 76 73 .510 7.5 4.19 4.16 0.03 0.7 12
4 Chicago White Sox 68 82 .453 16.0 4.11 4.71 -0.60 1.7 21
5 Minnesota Twins 63 87 .420 21.0 4.39 4.85 -0.46 -3.8 22



2014 Rankings

82 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
67 Losses is tied for 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.550 Win Pct is 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
4.01 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.14 Diff/G is 11th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
10.8 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: 09-16)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 7 5 .583 56 49 .270 .329 .418
Chicago White Sox 6 6 .500 51 55 .257 .314 .401
Cleveland Indians 6 6 .500 50 54 .257 .320 .393
Kansas City Royals 6 6 .500 52 52 .268 .322 .397
Minnesota Twins 5 7 .417 49 55 .256 .313 .393

Top offensive performers by AVG

Erik Kratz
Erik Kratz

.333 AVG
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.302 AVG
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

.297 AVG

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

26.6 VORP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

20.3 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

19.8 VORP

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .315 2.4 0.3
2Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
3Lorenzo Cain 456 49 27 4 4 47 23 100 25 4 .297 .336 .407 .263 14.0 2.4
4James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .240 26.6 0.1
5Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .274 1.4 0.2
6Josh Willingham 73 13 5 0 2 6 9 17 1 0 .274 .384 .452 .276 2.0 0.2
7Alcides Escobar 565 67 31 5 2 46 21 76 30 4 .273 .305 .362 .245 15.4 1.5
8Jarrod Dyson 275 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .272 .327 .329 .243 7.4 1.5
9Norichika Aoki 500 58 20 4 1 37 41 47 15 7 .271 .340 .341 .256 11.3 0.4
10Alex Gordon 597 81 31 1 19 68 58 112 11 3 .270 .352 .442 .287 35.4 5.3
11Eric Hosmer 499 50 30 1 8 53 32 85 4 2 .266 .315 .389 .257 2.9 1.0
12Billy Butler 566 53 28 0 9 59 39 89 0 0 .265 .318 .372 .250 -3.8 -0.3
13Salvador Perez 561 54 27 1 16 65 21 74 1 0 .260 .291 .404 .251 15.9 1.5
14Omar Infante 531 47 19 3 6 63 26 61 9 3 .258 .293 .345 .233 3.0 -1.3
15Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .238 15.8 0.1
16Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
17Mike Moustakas 459 43 20 1 15 51 32 69 0 0 .212 .271 .372 .235 4.7 1.3
18Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
19Raul Ibanez 84 6 3 1 2 5 8 14 0 0 .197 .274 .342 .225 -2.3 -0.2
20Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
21Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
22Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
23Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
24Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .131 7.2 -0.1
25Jayson Nix 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .016 -0.8 -0.1
26Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 11.7 -0.2
27Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Louis Coleman 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
31Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Terrance Gore 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1James Shields 14 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56075 4.10 26.6 2.8
2Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.76332 4.10 20.3 2.2
3Wade Davis 9 2 3 64 0 65.3 4.41 2.89 13.22 0.00 0.69 1.30878 1.55 19.8 2.2
4Yordano Ventura 12 10 0 28 27 165.0 8.35 3.38 7.64 0.71 3.27 3.67278 4.27 15.8 1.6
5Greg Holland 1 2 42 60 0 57.3 5.81 2.98 13.03 0.47 1.57 1.92458 2.48 13.1 1.4
6Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 64 0 63.3 6.68 3.27 7.82 0.00 1.28 2.64025 2.75 12.1 1.3
7Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70447 4.41 11.7 1.3
8Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.35917 4.70 7.2 0.8
9Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.94551 4.40 2.2 0.2
10Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 3 2 13.3 10.12 1.35 6.07 0.00 4.05 2.47051 3.83 2.1 0.2
11Jason Frasor 3 0 0 20 0 14.7 7.98 2.45 9.20 0.61 1.84 3.00915 3.40 2.0 0.2
12Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.59379 4.88 1.9 0.2
13Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 28 0 31.3 10.05 2.01 5.46 0.86 4.31 3.94338 4.74 1.2 0.1
14Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 0.418263 2.04 1.0 0.1
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 7 0 9.7 10.24 4.66 3.72 0.00 2.79 3.86965 4.39 0.4 0.0
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.64551 4.00 0.1 0.0
17Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.64551 5.44 -0.2 0.0
18Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.81859 5.14 -0.9 -0.1
19Scott Downs 0 2 0 15 0 12.7 7.82 3.55 2.13 0.71 3.55 4.88235 6.13 -1.5 -0.2
20Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1446 17.84 -1.7 -0.2
21Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1454 13.44 -3.1 -0.3
22Louis Coleman 1 0 0 26 0 28.0 11.25 5.14 5.79 1.61 6.43 6.00265 6.17 -3.5 -0.4
23Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.52786 6.82 -9.0 -1.0

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