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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 07-25)
1 Detroit Tigers 57 43 .570 - 4.75 4.27 0.48 7.0 3
2 Kansas City Royals 52 50 .510 6.0 3.98 3.94 0.04 1.0 13
3 Cleveland Indians 51 52 .495 7.5 4.42 4.41 0.01 -0.5 11
4 Chicago White Sox 50 54 .481 9.0 4.27 4.49 -0.22 -2.0 18
5 Minnesota Twins 46 56 .451 12.0 4.16 4.51 -0.35 -5.0 21


2014 Rankings

52 Wins is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
50 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.510 Win Pct is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is tied for 17th in MLB, 10th in league, 5th in division
3.94 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.04 Diff/G is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
1 Pyth O/U is 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-26)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 35 27 .565 290 252 .269 .330 .416
Cleveland Indians 29 30 .492 261 262 .257 .326 .400
Kansas City Royals 29 31 .483 257 269 .271 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 26 32 .448 246 273 .251 .315 .401
Minnesota Twins 27 33 .450 250 279 .254 .315 .395

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

3.6 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

2.3 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.4 BWARP

Top pitching performers by W

James Shields
James Shields

9 W
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

8 W
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

7 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 403 50 25 0 9 45 40 70 7 2 .276 .357 .423 .279 23.6 3.6
2Salvador Perez 377 41 17 0 12 38 19 42 1 0 .285 .326 .434 .272 22.1 2.3
3Lorenzo Cain 305 30 18 3 3 37 14 67 14 3 .294 .331 .409 .255 6.8 1.4
4Mike Moustakas 293 29 12 1 13 40 24 48 0 0 .200 .264 .400 .249 6.2 1.0
5Alcides Escobar 388 43 26 2 2 29 16 59 22 2 .275 .312 .375 .251 13.0 1.0
6Jarrod Dyson 189 21 1 3 1 13 15 29 19 4 .280 .337 .339 .247 5.1 1.0
7Eric Hosmer 435 45 27 0 6 45 27 69 3 2 .271 .317 .383 .255 1.6 0.7
8Norichika Aoki 334 38 13 2 0 15 27 32 8 4 .258 .327 .315 .244 5.8 0.2
9Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .405 10.0 0.2
10Danny Valencia 118 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .284 .331 .385 .275 1.5 0.2
11Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .332 1.4 0.1
12James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .324 19.0 0.1
13Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
14Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -0.8 0.0
23Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .070 0.5 -0.1
24Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .401 11.0 -0.1
25Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
26Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
27Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
28Omar Infante 348 33 12 3 5 48 20 37 4 2 .267 .307 .371 .246 4.9 -0.6
29Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
30Billy Butler 406 37 20 0 4 38 31 70 0 0 .266 .320 .353 .242 -6.3 -0.7

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 9 5 0 22 22 143.3 9.61 1.82 7.53 1.00 3.58 3.7186 4.23 19.0 2.0
2Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12744 4.53 10.0 1.1
3Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86919 4.54 10.0 0.9
4Wade Davis 6 2 0 41 0 43.7 3.71 3.71 13.60 0.00 1.03 1.58729 1.90 12.5 1.4
5Danny Duffy 5 10 0 21 15 98.3 6.59 3.11 6.96 0.73 2.47 3.83863 4.19 11.0 1.2
6Aaron Crow 5 1 2 47 0 43.3 7.06 3.32 5.19 1.04 2.49 4.62129 5.63 -2.3 -0.2
7Jeremy Guthrie 5 9 0 20 20 126.3 9.62 2.49 5.70 1.28 4.56 4.86929 5.16 0.5 0.1
8Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 43 0 43.0 7.53 3.77 6.91 0.00 1.88 3.0279 2.86 8.0 0.9
9Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.588 4.13 4.7 0.5
10Greg Holland 1 2 26 39 0 37.7 6.45 2.63 13.38 0.72 1.91 2.10549 2.55 8.7 0.9
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96744 4.36 2.7 0.3
12Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72128 6.55 -3.2 -0.4
13Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66744 4.03 0.1 0.0
14Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84052 5.15 -0.6 -0.1
15Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1673 13.33 -2.9 -0.3
16Jason Frasor 0 0 0 4 0 1.3 0.00 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.6674 1.99 0.2 0.0
17Scott Downs 0 1 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 3.52 3.52 1.17 3.52 5.25439 6.71 -1.0 -0.1
18Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98561 4.45 0.2 0.0
19Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1665 17.42 -1.6 -0.2
20Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66744 5.24 -0.1 0.0
21Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 16 0 21.3 7.59 2.53 7.17 0.00 2.11 2.41744 2.62 5.5 0.6

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