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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 09-22)
1 Detroit Tigers 86 70 .551 - 4.70 4.33 0.37 0.9 5
2 Kansas City Royals 85 71 .545 1.0 3.98 3.87 0.11 10.2 13
3 Cleveland Indians 82 75 .522 4.5 4.17 4.06 0.11 1.4 9
4 Chicago White Sox 72 84 .462 14.0 4.12 4.67 -0.55 2.9 18
5 Minnesota Twins 66 90 .423 20.0 4.37 4.87 -0.50 -3.2 22



2014 Rankings

85 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
71 Losses is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.545 Win Pct is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.11 Diff/G is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, tied for 2nd in division
10.2 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: 09-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 3 3 .500 25 27 .257 .314 .401
Cleveland Indians 2 3 .400 21 22 .257 .319 .392
Detroit Tigers 3 3 .500 28 24 .271 .330 .419
Kansas City Royals 3 3 .500 26 26 .270 .323 .398
Minnesota Twins 3 3 .500 24 28 .255 .312 .394

Top offensive performers by BB

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

60 BB
Norichika Aoki
Norichika Aoki

43 BB
Billy Butler
Billy Butler

39 BB

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

26.3 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

20.4 VORP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

20.4 VORP

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 620 83 32 1 19 71 60 121 12 3 .264 .345 .430 .282 34.1 5.2
2Norichika Aoki 526 61 21 5 1 41 43 47 17 7 .284 .351 .357 .266 16.0 1.1
3Billy Butler 579 53 29 0 9 60 39 93 0 0 .266 .318 .372 .251 -3.6 -0.3
4Eric Hosmer 521 50 33 1 8 55 34 90 4 2 .270 .319 .393 .260 5.0 1.3
5Mike Moustakas 479 44 20 1 15 52 34 70 1 0 .213 .272 .366 .235 5.3 1.2
6Omar Infante 554 50 20 3 6 64 30 62 9 3 .255 .295 .341 .234 3.6 -1.3
7Lorenzo Cain 476 51 27 4 5 50 24 104 27 4 .299 .338 .411 .266 15.6 2.4
8Alcides Escobar 593 71 33 5 3 50 22 78 31 6 .280 .313 .374 .251 19.6 2.2
9Salvador Perez 584 55 27 1 16 66 22 78 1 0 .260 .291 .399 .249 14.6 1.3
10Jarrod Dyson 286 32 4 4 1 24 21 51 36 7 .272 .325 .331 .243 8.0 1.6
11Josh Willingham 83 14 5 0 2 6 11 23 1 0 .243 .361 .400 .257 1.5 0.2
12Raul Ibanez 87 6 3 1 2 5 8 16 0 0 .190 .264 .329 .218 -2.9 -0.2
13Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
14Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
15Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
16Erik Kratz 28 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .308 .321 .577 .295 2.1 0.2
17Johnny Giavotella 38 6 1 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .200 .237 .314 .241 0.8 0.2
18Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
19Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Lane Adams 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 -0.1 0.0
21Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .237 16.7 0.1
25Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
27Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Jayson Nix 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 -0.9 -0.1
29James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .241 26.3 0.2
30Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 5.7 -0.1
31Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.1 -0.2
32Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Carlos Peguero 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .122 -0.7 -0.1
35Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 12.9 -0.2
36Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Terrance Gore 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 0.5 0.1

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 8 0 33 33 221.0 8.92 1.71 7.17 0.90 3.18 3.57708 4.11 26.3 2.8
2Wade Davis 9 2 3 69 0 70.0 4.50 2.96 13.37 0.00 0.90 1.29912 1.68 20.4 2.3
3Jason Vargas 11 10 0 29 29 183.0 9.49 1.87 6.25 0.89 3.59 3.75189 4.10 20.4 2.3
4Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.63301 4.22 16.7 1.7
5Greg Holland 1 3 44 63 0 60.3 5.52 2.83 12.98 0.45 1.49 1.86345 2.46 13.7 1.5
6Danny Duffy 9 11 0 30 24 147.3 6.60 3.18 6.90 0.61 2.32 3.66532 4.34 12.9 1.4
7Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 67 0 67.0 6.85 3.22 7.66 0.00 1.48 2.66373 2.81 12.4 1.4
8Jeremy Guthrie 12 11 0 31 31 195.7 9.71 2.21 5.43 1.06 4.28 4.42884 4.77 5.7 0.7
9Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 5 3 18.3 11.78 1.47 6.87 0.00 4.91 2.28354 3.81 2.8 0.3
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95627 4.43 2.0 0.2
11Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02583 3.51 1.9 0.2
12Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 5 0 5.3 5.06 0.00 13.50 0.00 0.00 0.156247 1.52 1.8 0.2
13Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60454 4.93 1.6 0.2
14Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.88258 4.64 1.3 0.1
15Casey Coleman 0 0 0 9 0 11.0 12.27 4.09 4.09 0.00 5.73 3.61081 3.93 1.0 0.1
16Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65627 4.01 0.1 0.0
17Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65627 5.44 -0.2 0.0
18Tim Collins 0 3 0 19 0 18.3 8.35 4.91 4.91 0.49 3.93 4.73809 5.13 -1.0 -0.1
19Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80627 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 21.1554 17.86 -1.7 -0.2
21Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1562 13.47 -3.1 -0.3
22Louis Coleman 1 0 0 28 0 30.7 11.15 4.99 5.58 1.76 6.16 6.22148 6.57 -4.9 -0.5
23Aaron Crow 6 1 3 65 0 57.7 8.12 3.59 5.15 1.56 4.06 5.46262 6.71 -8.7 -1.0

BP Articles

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This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: September 22, 2014Daniel Rathman2014-09-22
This article requires BP Premium accessPitching Backward: Big Situation JamesJeff Long2014-09-18
This article requires BP Premium accessThe View from the Loge Level: Missed Your OctoberDaron Sutton2014-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessMoonshot: On Regressing DefenseRobert Arthur2014-08-28
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Danny Duffy's BestieR.J. Anderson2014-08-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Royals' Struggling Offense Adds Struggling Offensive PlayerCJ Wittmann2014-08-13
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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Migration of the BackupsSam Miller2014-07-29
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