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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 07-31)
1 Detroit Tigers 58 47 .552 - 4.68 4.31 0.37 5.5 4
2 Kansas City Royals 55 52 .514 4.0 3.98 3.96 0.02 1.5 12
3 Cleveland Indians 53 55 .491 6.5 4.44 4.40 0.04 -1.0 10
4 Chicago White Sox 53 56 .486 7.0 4.35 4.46 -0.11 -1.5 14
5 Minnesota Twins 48 59 .449 11.0 4.07 4.49 -0.42 -5.5 20


2014 Rankings

55 Wins is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
52 Losses is tied for 13th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
.514 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is 18th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
3.96 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.02 Diff/G is tied for 15th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
1.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 14th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 2nd in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 08-01)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 32 25 .561 262 225 .268 .327 .413
Cleveland Indians 26 28 .481 231 242 .256 .322 .396
Kansas City Royals 27 28 .491 237 247 .271 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 24 29 .453 225 248 .251 .316 .401
Minnesota Twins 25 30 .455 230 253 .253 .314 .398

Top offensive performers by B3

Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

3 B3
Omar Infante
Omar Infante

3 B3
Norichika Aoki
Norichika Aoki

3 B3

Top pitching performers by W

James Shields
James Shields

9 W
Jason Vargas
Jason Vargas

8 W
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

8 W

Hitters by B3 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B
Sorted Descending
3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alcides Escobar 403 46 26 3 2 32 16 64 23 2 .277 .312 .379 .251 14.8 1.3
2Omar Infante 368 35 13 3 5 49 22 41 4 2 .265 .307 .366 .244 5.3 -0.5
3Norichika Aoki 350 40 14 3 0 17 27 35 9 4 .261 .327 .325 .245 6.4 0.3
4Jarrod Dyson 200 22 1 3 1 15 15 32 21 4 .274 .328 .330 .244 5.4 1.1
5Lorenzo Cain 319 32 19 3 3 37 14 70 15 3 .297 .332 .410 .256 7.6 1.5
6Mike Moustakas 311 32 14 1 13 42 27 52 0 0 .196 .265 .393 .247 6.0 0.9
7Raul Ibanez 48 5 3 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .217 .250 .391 .228 -0.5 0.0
8Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .333 1.4 0.1
9Eric Hosmer 445 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 3 2 .266 .312 .377 .251 -0.2 0.5
10Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Salvador Perez 397 43 18 0 12 39 19 45 1 0 .275 .315 .419 .262 18.6 1.9
12Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
17Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
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
20James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .331 19.7 0.0
21Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.6 -0.1
22Billy Butler 424 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .269 .321 .363 .245 -5.6 -0.6
23Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .163 -1.3 -0.2
24Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.1 -0.6
26Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .271 1.1 0.2
27Alex Gordon 423 52 27 0 9 47 41 74 7 2 .276 .355 .421 .278 24.8 3.9
28Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
29Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 10.2 -0.1
30Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .401 10.3 0.2

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 6 0 23 23 149.3 9.58 1.99 7.53 0.96 3.50 3.72387 4.21 19.7 2.1
2Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.12137 4.52 10.6 1.2
3Yordano Ventura 8 8 0 21 20 121.0 8.85 2.90 7.59 0.97 3.50 3.88864 4.58 10.3 1.0
4Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87349 5.10 1.6 0.2
5Wade Davis 6 2 0 44 0 46.3 3.88 3.88 13.79 0.00 0.97 1.58583 1.65 14.0 1.5
6Aaron Crow 5 1 2 50 0 45.7 7.49 3.55 4.93 1.38 3.15 5.24166 6.26 -4.5 -0.5
7Danny Duffy 5 10 0 22 16 104.0 6.58 3.46 6.92 0.78 2.42 4.01714 4.37 10.2 1.1
8Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.34169 4.56 4.1 0.5
9Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 46.0 7.43 3.72 7.24 0.00 1.76 2.92224 2.67 9.2 1.0
10Greg Holland 1 2 29 42 0 40.7 5.98 2.66 13.50 0.66 1.77 2.00563 2.43 10.0 1.1
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96137 4.33 2.9 0.3
12Jason Frasor 1 0 0 7 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 1.25229 -0.20 1.1 0.1
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71521 6.53 -3.1 -0.3
14Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66137 4.00 0.1 0.0
15Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1613 13.11 -2.8 -0.3
16Scott Downs 0 1 0 11 0 9.0 7.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 4.00 5.27248 6.52 -1.1 -0.1
17Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1605 17.35 -1.6 -0.2
18Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66137 5.22 -0.1 0.0
19Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.97954 4.40 0.2 0.0
20Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44495 2.70 5.6 0.6
21Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83445 5.12 -0.4 0.0

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