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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 08-18)
1 Kansas City Royals 69 55 .556 - 4.14 3.89 0.25 9.1 9
2 Detroit Tigers 66 56 .541 2.0 4.56 4.28 0.28 0.0 6
3 Cleveland Indians 62 61 .504 6.5 4.34 4.24 0.10 -0.4 11
4 Chicago White Sox 59 66 .472 10.5 4.27 4.76 -0.49 3.2 20
5 Minnesota Twins 55 68 .447 13.5 4.22 4.57 -0.35 -1.8 19


2014 Rankings

69 Wins is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
55 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.556 Win Pct is tied for 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.14 RS/G is 13th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.89 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.25 Diff/G is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
9.1 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-19)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 22 18 .550 184 163 .268 .327 .413
Kansas City Royals 19 19 .500 165 167 .269 .322 .395
Cleveland Indians 19 20 .487 168 175 .257 .322 .397
Chicago White Sox 15 22 .405 145 175 .251 .316 .401
Minnesota Twins 17 22 .436 158 178 .254 .312 .390

Top offensive performers by RBI

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

55 RBI
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

53 RBI
Omar Infante
Omar Infante

53 RBI

Top pitching performers by VORP

James Shields
James Shields

22.4 VORP
Wade Davis
Wade Davis

17.9 VORP
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

16.9 VORP

Hitters by RBI descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR
Sorted Descending
RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 489 65 29 1 13 55 44 87 8 3 .286 .362 .448 .285 29.3 4.8
2Salvador Perez 462 50 20 0 15 53 21 57 1 0 .268 .305 .417 .257 18.1 1.8
3Omar Infante 437 43 15 3 6 53 24 49 6 2 .251 .291 .348 .233 1.9 -0.9
4Billy Butler 494 49 26 0 7 52 34 77 0 0 .282 .330 .387 .254 -3.0 -0.4
5Mike Moustakas 371 36 16 1 14 48 28 56 0 0 .198 .259 .376 .233 2.5 0.4
6Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .250 -0.5 0.5
7Alcides Escobar 466 56 26 4 2 42 20 70 24 3 .278 .315 .370 .248 15.7 1.4
8Lorenzo Cain 364 38 22 3 3 39 18 81 18 3 .297 .335 .406 .258 9.1 1.9
9Norichika Aoki 417 53 16 4 1 30 33 40 15 4 .268 .335 .340 .249 9.4 0.5
10Jarrod Dyson 234 26 2 4 1 19 17 38 27 4 .287 .338 .349 .252 8.5 1.6
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .270 1.1 0.2
12Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .216 -0.6 0.0
13Raul Ibanez 67 6 3 1 2 5 4 11 0 0 .206 .254 .381 .224 -1.5 -0.1
14Josh Willingham 26 4 3 0 1 5 2 9 1 0 .333 .385 .583 .310 0.8 0.1
15Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .168 -2.1 -0.4
16Erik Kratz 13 3 0 0 2 2 0 3 0 0 .462 .462 .923 .457 2.8 0.3
17Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
18Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .164 -1.2 -0.2
19Christian Colon 26 6 4 1 0 2 0 2 1 0 .385 .385 .615 .344 3.8 0.4
20James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .336 22.4 0.0
21Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Jason Frasor 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
25Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
28Wilking Rodriguez 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
30Danny Duffy 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .216 12.7 -0.1
31Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .131 8.0 0.0
32Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .238 15.7 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 11 6 0 26 26 172.3 9.09 1.83 7.15 0.94 3.29 3.70002 4.19 22.4 2.4
2Wade Davis 6 2 0 52 0 54.3 4.64 3.31 13.75 0.00 0.83 1.38089 1.44 17.9 2.0
3Jason Vargas 10 5 0 23 23 150.3 8.80 1.80 5.93 0.90 3.17 3.84466 4.25 16.9 1.9
4Yordano Ventura 9 9 0 24 23 139.7 8.57 3.22 7.67 0.84 3.48 3.78908 4.34 15.7 1.6
5Danny Duffy 8 10 0 25 19 121.0 6.55 3.27 6.84 0.67 2.60 3.82733 4.29 12.7 1.4
6Greg Holland 1 2 38 51 0 49.0 6.24 2.94 12.86 0.55 1.84 2.08454 2.58 11.5 1.3
7Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 52 0 52.0 6.92 3.63 7.96 0.00 1.56 2.72386 2.59 11.2 1.2
8Jeremy Guthrie 9 10 0 25 25 158.7 9.70 2.33 5.96 1.19 4.48 4.58424 4.78 8.0 0.9
9Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 21 0 25.7 8.42 2.10 6.31 0.00 2.45 2.46487 2.97 5.6 0.6
10Bruce Chen 2 3 0 11 7 46.7 12.34 2.70 6.56 1.35 6.56 4.62331 4.79 3.4 0.4
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96617 4.34 2.8 0.3
12Jason Frasor 2 0 0 12 0 7.3 8.59 1.23 11.05 1.23 2.45 3.30253 3.60 0.7 0.1
13Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98434 4.40 0.2 0.0
14Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66617 3.99 0.1 0.0
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66617 5.34 -0.1 0.0
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83925 5.13 -0.4 0.0
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 12 0 10.3 6.10 3.48 2.61 0.87 3.48 5.00489 6.42 -1.1 -0.1
18Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1653 17.75 -1.6 -0.2
19Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1661 13.35 -2.9 -0.3
20Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72001 6.58 -3.1 -0.3
21Aaron Crow 6 1 2 57 0 49.3 8.21 3.47 5.29 1.64 3.65 5.51752 6.69 -6.5 -0.7

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