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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 07-24)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 42 .576 - 4.79 4.29 0.50 7.5 3
2 Kansas City Royals 51 50 .505 7.0 3.96 3.94 0.02 0.5 14
3 Cleveland Indians 51 51 .500 7.5 4.42 4.39 0.03 0.0 11
4 Chicago White Sox 49 54 .476 10.0 4.22 4.49 -0.27 -2.5 19
5 Minnesota Twins 46 55 .455 12.0 4.15 4.47 -0.32 -4.5 21


2014 Rankings

51 Wins is tied for 15th in MLB, tied for 8th in league, tied for 2nd in division
50 Losses is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
.505 Win Pct is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.96 RS/G is 18th in MLB, 10th in league, 5th in division
3.94 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.02 Diff/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
0.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-25)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 35 28 .556 293 257 .269 .330 .414
Cleveland Indians 30 30 .500 264 266 .257 .326 .400
Chicago White Sox 27 32 .458 250 277 .251 .315 .400
Kansas City Royals 29 32 .475 262 274 .271 .321 .394
Minnesota Twins 27 34 .443 251 283 .254 .316 .396

Top offensive performers by EQA

Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

.404 EQA
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

.401 EQA
Christian Colon
Christian Colon

.332 EQA

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

18.8 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

12.5 VORP
Danny Duffy
Danny Duffy

10.9 VORP

Hitters by EQA descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG
Sorted Descending
TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 8.8 0.2
2Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .401 10.9 -0.1
3Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .332 1.4 0.1
4James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 18.8 0.1
5Alex Gordon 399 49 25 0 9 45 40 70 7 2 .276 .358 .425 .281 23.9 3.7
6Danny Valencia 118 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .284 .331 .385 .275 1.6 0.2
7Salvador Perez 373 39 17 0 11 37 19 42 1 0 .279 .322 .422 .268 20.3 2.1
8Lorenzo Cain 301 30 18 3 3 37 14 65 14 3 .294 .332 .411 .257 7.4 1.5
9Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.8 0.7
10Alcides Escobar 385 43 26 2 2 29 16 59 22 2 .275 .311 .375 .251 12.9 1.0
11Jarrod Dyson 186 21 1 3 1 13 15 28 19 4 .283 .341 .343 .250 5.6 1.0
12Omar Infante 344 33 12 3 5 48 20 36 4 2 .271 .311 .376 .249 5.7 -0.4
13Norichika Aoki 330 38 13 2 0 15 27 32 8 4 .262 .331 .320 .248 7.1 0.4
14Mike Moustakas 289 28 12 1 12 39 24 46 0 0 .199 .264 .391 .247 5.6 0.9
15Billy Butler 405 36 20 0 3 36 31 70 0 0 .264 .319 .343 .239 -7.5 -0.8
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
17Raul Ibanez 42 3 2 0 1 3 1 7 0 0 .171 .190 .293 .177 -2.2 -0.2
18Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
19Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.4 -0.2
20Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
21Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
22Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 0.3 -0.1
23Wilking Rodriguez 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
26Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Kelvin Herrera 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 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.72154 4.23 18.8 1.9
2Wade Davis 6 2 0 41 0 43.7 3.71 3.71 13.60 0.00 1.03 1.59022 1.90 12.5 1.4
3Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.84156 4.18 10.9 1.2
4Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.13037 4.53 9.7 1.1
5Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 19 18 107.7 9.03 2.93 7.36 0.84 3.59 3.77409 4.60 8.8 0.8
6Greg Holland 1 2 26 39 0 37.7 6.45 2.63 13.38 0.72 1.91 2.10843 2.55 8.6 0.9
7Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 42 0 42.0 7.71 3.64 7.07 0.00 1.93 2.95609 2.81 8.1 0.9
8Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 15 0 21.0 7.71 2.57 7.29 0.00 2.14 2.40847 2.53 5.5 0.6
9Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.59093 4.13 4.6 0.5
10Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.97037 4.35 2.7 0.3
11Jeremy Guthrie 5 9 0 20 20 126.3 9.62 2.49 5.70 1.28 4.56 4.87222 5.16 0.3 0.1
12Jason Frasor 0 0 0 3 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.17037 0.98 0.2 0.0
13Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98855 4.45 0.1 0.0
14Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.67037 4.02 0.1 0.0
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.67037 5.25 -0.1 0.0
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84345 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 3.52 3.52 1.17 3.52 5.25732 6.72 -1.0 -0.1
18Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1695 17.38 -1.6 -0.2
19Aaron Crow 5 1 1 46 0 42.3 7.02 3.40 5.31 1.06 2.55 4.65856 5.61 -2.2 -0.2
20Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1703 13.26 -2.9 -0.3
21Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72421 6.55 -3.3 -0.4

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