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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 07-21)
1 Detroit Tigers 55 41 .573 - 4.72 4.28 0.44 7.0 4
2 Cleveland Indians 50 49 .505 6.5 4.45 4.45 0.00 0.5 12
3 Kansas City Royals 48 50 .490 8.0 3.97 4.03 -0.06 -1.0 16
4 Chicago White Sox 48 52 .480 9.0 4.28 4.51 -0.23 -2.0 20
5 Minnesota Twins 45 53 .459 11.0 4.20 4.46 -0.26 -4.0 21


2014 Rankings

48 Wins is tied for 17th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, tied for 3rd in division
50 Losses is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
.490 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
3.97 RS/G is tied for 19th in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
4.03 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
-0.06 Diff/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-1 Pyth O/U is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-22)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 36 30 .545 306 273 .269 .330 .414
Cleveland Indians 31 32 .492 279 280 .257 .327 .401
Kansas City Royals 31 33 .484 274 287 .271 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 28 34 .452 263 290 .251 .315 .401
Minnesota Twins 30 34 .469 277 297 .255 .318 .403

Top offensive performers by AVG

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

.500 AVG
James Shields
James Shields

.400 AVG
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.333 AVG

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

16.6 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

12.0 VORP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

10.7 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
1Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .403 9.5 0.2
2James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 16.6 0.1
3Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .334 1.4 0.1
4Lorenzo Cain 291 28 17 3 3 37 13 64 12 3 .297 .333 .414 .258 6.9 1.4
5Danny Valencia 114 8 5 0 2 11 7 25 0 0 .295 .342 .400 .289 2.9 0.4
6Jarrod Dyson 175 21 0 3 1 13 14 26 18 4 .288 .345 .346 .252 5.9 0.8
7Salvador Perez 359 39 17 0 11 37 19 41 1 0 .282 .326 .430 .270 20.8 2.1
8Alcides Escobar 372 42 26 2 2 29 15 54 22 2 .280 .316 .384 .254 13.1 1.1
9Omar Infante 328 33 12 3 5 47 18 35 4 1 .275 .313 .384 .249 5.8 -0.6
10Eric Hosmer 432 45 27 0 6 44 27 69 3 2 .272 .319 .385 .255 1.6 0.7
11Alex Gordon 384 48 24 0 9 45 37 65 7 2 .271 .352 .422 .278 22.3 3.6
12Billy Butler 395 35 19 0 3 36 30 69 0 0 .267 .319 .346 .240 -7.0 -0.8
13Norichika Aoki 316 37 13 2 0 14 25 31 8 4 .255 .324 .316 .243 5.5 0.3
14Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.4 -0.2
15Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .158 -0.7 -0.1
16Mike Moustakas 275 24 11 1 10 36 23 44 0 0 .190 .255 .363 .236 1.6 0.5
17Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .215 -0.6 0.0
18Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
19Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .124 -4.9 -0.6
20Raul Ibanez 35 2 0 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 .114 .114 .200 .121 -3.9 -0.3
21Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.0 -0.1
22Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .398 9.5 -0.1
23Tim Collins 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
25Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Wade Davis 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
29Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 9 5 0 21 21 136.3 9.70 1.85 7.46 1.06 3.70 3.83946 4.38 16.6 1.7
2Wade Davis 5 2 0 38 0 40.7 3.32 3.54 13.72 0.00 1.11 1.53178 1.81 12.0 1.3
3Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.13932 4.54 10.7 1.2
4Danny Duffy 5 10 0 20 14 91.3 6.90 3.15 6.80 0.79 2.66 3.98954 4.33 9.5 1.0
5Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 19 18 107.7 9.03 2.93 7.36 0.84 3.59 3.78303 4.61 9.5 0.9
6Greg Holland 1 2 25 36 0 34.7 6.23 2.60 13.76 0.78 1.82 2.11201 2.49 8.2 0.9
7Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 41 0 40.0 7.88 3.60 7.20 0.00 2.03 2.92932 2.80 8.0 0.9
8Bruce Chen 1 2 0 7 5 30.7 12.03 2.93 8.22 0.59 6.46 3.17932 3.79 5.5 0.6
9Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 14 0 19.3 8.38 2.33 6.52 0.00 2.33 2.5069 2.56 5.2 0.6
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97932 4.36 2.9 0.3
11Jeremy Guthrie 5 9 0 20 20 126.3 9.62 2.49 5.70 1.28 4.56 4.88117 5.16 1.0 0.2
12Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.99749 4.44 0.2 0.0
13Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67932 4.03 0.1 0.0
14Jason Frasor 0 0 0 2 0 0.7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.17932 4.07 0.0 0.0
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67932 5.26 -0.1 0.0
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.8524 5.17 -0.4 0.0
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 7 0 5.7 6.35 3.18 4.76 1.59 4.76 5.47342 7.54 -1.2 -0.1
18Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1784 17.35 -1.6 -0.2
19Aaron Crow 4 1 1 45 0 41.3 7.19 3.48 4.79 1.09 2.61 4.84867 5.76 -2.4 -0.3
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1792 13.24 -2.8 -0.3
21Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.73316 6.60 -3.1 -0.3

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