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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 07-22)
1 Detroit Tigers 55 42 .567 - 4.71 4.29 0.42 6.5 3
2 Cleveland Indians 51 49 .510 5.5 4.49 4.43 0.06 1.0 11
3 Kansas City Royals 49 50 .495 7.0 4.00 4.00 0.00 -0.5 13
4 Chicago White Sox 48 53 .475 9.0 4.25 4.53 -0.28 -2.5 20
5 Minnesota Twins 45 54 .455 11.0 4.18 4.49 -0.31 -4.5 21


2014 Rankings

49 Wins is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
50 Losses is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
.495 Win Pct is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
4.00 RS/G is 17th in MLB, 10th in league, 5th in division
4.00 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
0.00 Diff/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
-0.5 Pyth O/U is 17th in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 07-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 35 29 .547 297 265 .269 .330 .413
Cleveland Indians 30 31 .492 269 271 .257 .327 .401
Kansas City Royals 30 32 .484 266 279 .272 .321 .394
Chicago White Sox 27 33 .450 254 282 .251 .315 .400
Minnesota Twins 29 33 .468 269 288 .255 .319 .403

Top offensive performers by BWARP

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

3.7 BWARP
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

2.1 BWARP
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

1.5 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 390 49 25 0 9 45 39 67 7 2 .274 .356 .426 .281 23.1 3.7
2Salvador Perez 364 39 17 0 11 37 19 42 1 0 .281 .324 .427 .269 20.5 2.1
3Lorenzo Cain 291 28 17 3 3 37 13 64 12 3 .297 .333 .414 .258 6.9 1.5
4Alcides Escobar 377 43 26 2 2 29 16 55 22 2 .280 .317 .383 .254 13.7 1.1
5Jarrod Dyson 181 21 1 3 1 13 15 26 18 4 .292 .350 .354 .256 6.6 1.0
6Mike Moustakas 280 26 11 1 12 39 23 45 0 0 .198 .262 .391 .246 4.3 0.8
7Eric Hosmer 432 45 27 0 6 44 27 69 3 2 .272 .319 .385 .255 1.6 0.7
8Norichika Aoki 321 38 13 2 0 14 26 31 8 4 .259 .328 .318 .245 6.4 0.4
9Danny Valencia 114 8 5 0 2 11 7 25 0 0 .295 .342 .400 .289 2.9 0.4
10Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .404 9.2 0.2
11Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
12James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .323 16.4 0.1
13Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .215 -0.6 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
22Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .397 9.3 -0.1
23Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 0.7 -0.1
24Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .158 -0.7 -0.1
25Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.4 -0.2
26Raul Ibanez 40 3 1 0 1 3 1 7 0 0 .154 .175 .256 .160 -3.0 -0.2
27Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
28Brett Hayes 49 3 1 0 1 2 1 11 0 0 .125 .143 .208 .123 -4.9 -0.6
29Omar Infante 334 33 12 3 5 48 18 35 4 1 .270 .307 .378 .248 5.4 -0.7
30Billy Butler 400 36 20 0 3 36 31 69 0 0 .267 .320 .347 .240 -7.1 -0.8

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 21 21 136.3 9.70 1.85 7.46 1.06 3.70 3.82787 4.38 16.4 1.7
2Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12772 4.55 10.4 1.1
3Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 19 18 107.7 9.03 2.93 7.36 0.84 3.59 3.77143 4.61 9.2 0.8
4Danny Duffy 5 10 0 20 14 91.3 6.90 3.15 6.80 0.79 2.66 3.97794 4.33 9.3 1.0
5Wade Davis 5 2 0 39 0 41.7 3.46 3.67 13.82 0.00 1.08 1.53572 1.80 12.5 1.4
6Jeremy Guthrie 5 9 0 20 20 126.3 9.62 2.49 5.70 1.28 4.56 4.86957 5.17 0.7 0.1
7Aaron Crow 4 1 1 45 0 41.3 7.19 3.48 4.79 1.09 2.61 4.83708 5.76 -2.5 -0.3
8Bruce Chen 2 2 0 8 6 35.7 11.61 3.03 7.57 0.76 5.80 3.58828 4.13 4.8 0.5
9Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96772 4.36 2.8 0.3
10Kelvin Herrera 1 2 0 42 0 42.0 7.71 3.64 7.07 0.00 1.93 2.95343 2.83 8.2 0.9
11Greg Holland 1 2 25 37 0 35.7 6.31 2.52 13.63 0.76 1.77 2.07426 2.45 8.6 0.9
12Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.72156 6.59 -3.2 -0.3
13Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1676 13.19 -2.8 -0.3
14Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1668 17.36 -1.6 -0.2
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66772 5.29 -0.1 0.0
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98589 4.45 0.2 0.0
17Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.8408 5.18 -0.5 -0.1
18Jason Frasor 0 0 0 2 0 0.7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.16772 4.01 0.0 0.0
19Scott Downs 0 1 0 7 0 5.7 6.35 3.18 4.76 1.59 4.76 5.46182 7.54 -1.2 -0.1
20Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66772 4.03 0.1 0.0
21Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 14 0 19.3 8.38 2.33 6.52 0.00 2.33 2.4953 2.55 5.2 0.6

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