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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 09-14)
1 Detroit Tigers 83 66 .557 - 4.72 4.35 0.37 1.5 6
2 Kansas City Royals 81 67 .547 1.5 4.01 3.87 0.14 10.3 12
3 Cleveland Indians 76 72 .514 6.5 4.21 4.17 0.04 0.9 11
4 Chicago White Sox 68 81 .456 15.0 4.12 4.72 -0.60 2.2 21
5 Minnesota Twins 63 86 .423 20.0 4.38 4.83 -0.45 -3.7 22



2014 Rankings

81 Wins is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
67 Losses is tied for 7th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.547 Win Pct is 9th 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
10.3 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: 09-15)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 7 6 .538 61 56 .270 .329 .418
Kansas City Royals 7 6 .538 56 56 .268 .322 .397
Chicago White Sox 6 7 .462 55 60 .257 .314 .402
Cleveland Indians 6 7 .462 54 58 .257 .320 .394
Minnesota Twins 6 7 .462 54 60 .256 .313 .393

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

5.3 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

2.4 BWARP
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

1.7 BWARP

Top pitching performers by W

James Shields
James Shields

14 W
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

12 W
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

11 W

Hitters by BWARP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Descending
BWARP
1Alex Gordon 593 81 31 1 19 67 58 111 10 3 .271 .352 .443 .289 36.1 5.3
2Lorenzo Cain 451 49 27 4 4 46 22 99 25 4 .298 .335 .409 .263 13.8 2.4
3Alcides Escobar 560 67 31 5 2 46 20 76 30 4 .275 .306 .365 .246 16.2 1.7
4Salvador Perez 557 54 27 1 16 65 21 72 1 0 .262 .293 .407 .252 16.3 1.5
5Jarrod Dyson 275 30 3 4 1 24 21 48 33 7 .272 .327 .329 .243 6.6 1.5
6Mike Moustakas 458 43 19 1 15 51 32 69 0 0 .211 .269 .368 .234 4.0 1.2
7Eric Hosmer 495 49 29 1 8 53 31 84 4 2 .266 .313 .387 .255 2.1 0.9
8Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
9Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .316 2.5 0.3
10Josh Willingham 73 13 5 0 2 6 9 17 1 0 .274 .384 .452 .276 2.0 0.2
11Norichika Aoki 495 57 19 4 1 37 40 47 15 7 .265 .333 .333 .251 9.2 0.2
12Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .274 1.4 0.2
13James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .241 24.0 0.1
14Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.8 0.1
15Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
16Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Greg Holland 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
23Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Francisley Bueno 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
27Terrance Gore 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
29Jayson Nix 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .002 -0.5 -0.1
30Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
31Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 7.3 -0.1
32Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
33Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .162 11.7 -0.2
34Raul Ibanez 83 6 3 1 2 5 7 14 0 0 .197 .265 .342 .221 -2.6 -0.2
35Billy Butler 562 53 28 0 9 59 38 89 0 0 .266 .319 .374 .251 -3.4 -0.3
36Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
37Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
38Omar Infante 527 47 19 3 6 62 26 60 9 3 .258 .293 .346 .234 3.2 -1.3

Pitchers by W descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1James Shields 14 7 0 31 31 207.3 8.81 1.78 7.12 0.91 3.13 3.63126 4.18 24.0 2.5
2Yordano Ventura 12 10 0 28 27 165.0 8.35 3.38 7.64 0.71 3.27 3.6714 4.26 15.8 1.6
3Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.76194 4.10 20.3 2.2
4Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.35779 4.70 7.3 0.9
5Wade Davis 8 2 3 63 0 64.3 4.34 2.94 13.43 0.00 0.70 1.27884 1.52 19.7 2.2
6Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.70309 4.41 11.7 1.3
7Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.52648 6.81 -9.0 -1.0
8Jason Frasor 3 0 0 20 0 14.7 7.98 2.45 9.20 0.61 1.84 3.00776 3.39 2.0 0.2
9Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 63 0 62.3 6.50 3.32 7.80 0.00 1.30 2.66284 2.71 12.1 1.3
10Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.5924 4.87 2.0 0.2
11Greg Holland 1 2 42 60 0 57.3 5.81 2.98 13.03 0.47 1.57 1.92319 2.48 13.1 1.4
12Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.94412 4.39 2.2 0.2
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 26 0 28.0 11.25 5.14 5.79 1.61 6.43 6.00127 6.16 -3.5 -0.4
14Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.144 13.39 -3.1 -0.3
15Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1432 17.80 -1.7 -0.2
16Scott Downs 0 2 0 15 0 12.7 7.82 3.55 2.13 0.71 3.55 4.88096 6.12 -1.5 -0.2
17Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.64412 5.42 -0.2 0.0
18Casey Coleman 0 0 0 7 0 9.7 10.24 4.66 3.72 0.00 2.79 3.86826 4.37 0.4 0.0
19Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.8172 5.14 -0.9 -0.1
20Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.64412 3.99 0.1 0.0
21Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 3 2 13.3 10.12 1.35 6.07 0.00 4.05 2.46912 3.80 2.1 0.2
22Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 28 0 31.3 10.05 2.01 5.46 0.86 4.31 3.942 4.73 1.2 0.1
23Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 0.416877 2.03 1.0 0.1

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