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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 09-22)
1 Detroit Tigers 86 70 .551 - 4.70 4.33 0.37 0.9 5
2 Kansas City Royals 85 71 .545 1.0 3.98 3.87 0.11 10.2 13
3 Cleveland Indians 82 75 .522 4.5 4.17 4.06 0.11 1.4 9
4 Chicago White Sox 72 84 .462 14.0 4.12 4.67 -0.55 2.9 18
5 Minnesota Twins 66 90 .423 20.0 4.37 4.87 -0.50 -3.2 22



2014 Rankings

85 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
71 Losses is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
.545 Win Pct is tied for 8th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
3.98 RS/G is tied for 16th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
0.11 Diff/G is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, tied for 2nd in division
10.2 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: 09-23)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago White Sox 3 3 .500 25 27 .257 .314 .401
Cleveland Indians 2 3 .400 21 22 .257 .319 .392
Detroit Tigers 3 3 .500 28 24 .271 .330 .419
Kansas City Royals 3 3 .500 26 26 .270 .323 .398
Minnesota Twins 3 3 .500 24 28 .255 .312 .394

Top offensive performers by PA

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

620 PA
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

593 PA
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

584 PA

Top pitching performers by W

James Shields
James Shields

14 W
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

13 W
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

12 W

Hitters by PA descending

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Rank

Player
Sorted Descending
PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 620 83 32 1 19 71 60 121 12 3 .264 .345 .430 .282 34.1 5.2
2Alcides Escobar 593 71 33 5 3 50 22 78 31 6 .280 .313 .374 .251 19.6 2.2
3Salvador Perez 584 55 27 1 16 66 22 78 1 0 .260 .291 .399 .249 14.6 1.3
4Billy Butler 579 53 29 0 9 60 39 93 0 0 .266 .318 .372 .251 -3.6 -0.3
5Omar Infante 554 50 20 3 6 64 30 62 9 3 .255 .295 .341 .234 3.6 -1.3
6Norichika Aoki 526 61 21 5 1 41 43 47 17 7 .284 .351 .357 .266 16.0 1.1
7Eric Hosmer 521 50 33 1 8 55 34 90 4 2 .270 .319 .393 .260 5.0 1.3
8Mike Moustakas 479 44 20 1 15 52 34 70 1 0 .213 .272 .366 .235 5.3 1.2
9Lorenzo Cain 476 51 27 4 5 50 24 104 27 4 .299 .338 .411 .266 15.6 2.4
10Jarrod Dyson 286 32 4 4 1 24 21 51 36 7 .272 .325 .331 .243 8.0 1.6
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.5 0.2
12Raul Ibanez 87 6 3 1 2 5 8 16 0 0 .190 .264 .329 .218 -2.9 -0.2
13Josh Willingham 83 14 5 0 2 6 11 23 1 0 .243 .361 .400 .257 1.5 0.2
14Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
15Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.1 -0.2
16Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
17Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
18Johnny Giavotella 38 6 1 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .200 .237 .314 .241 0.8 0.2
19Erik Kratz 28 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .308 .321 .577 .295 2.1 0.2
20Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
21Carlos Peguero 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .122 -0.7 -0.1
22Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 12.9 -0.2
23Jayson Nix 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .072 -0.9 -0.1
24James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .241 26.3 0.2
25Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 5.7 -0.1
26Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .237 16.7 0.1
27Lane Adams 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 -0.1 0.0
28Terrance Gore 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 0.5 0.1
29Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

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 8 0 33 33 221.0 8.92 1.71 7.17 0.90 3.18 3.57708 4.11 26.3 2.8
2Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.63301 4.22 16.7 1.7
3Jeremy Guthrie 12 11 0 31 31 195.7 9.71 2.21 5.43 1.06 4.28 4.42884 4.77 5.7 0.7
4Jason Vargas 11 10 0 29 29 183.0 9.49 1.87 6.25 0.89 3.59 3.75189 4.10 20.4 2.3
5Wade Davis 9 2 3 69 0 70.0 4.50 2.96 13.37 0.00 0.90 1.29912 1.68 20.4 2.3
6Danny Duffy 9 11 0 30 24 147.3 6.60 3.18 6.90 0.61 2.32 3.66532 4.34 12.9 1.4
7Aaron Crow 6 1 3 65 0 57.7 8.12 3.59 5.15 1.56 4.06 5.46262 6.71 -8.7 -1.0
8Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02583 3.51 1.9 0.2
9Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 67 0 67.0 6.85 3.22 7.66 0.00 1.48 2.66373 2.81 12.4 1.4
10Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60454 4.93 1.6 0.2
11Greg Holland 1 3 44 63 0 60.3 5.52 2.83 12.98 0.45 1.49 1.86345 2.46 13.7 1.5
12Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95627 4.43 2.0 0.2
13Louis Coleman 1 0 0 28 0 30.7 11.15 4.99 5.58 1.76 6.16 6.22148 6.57 -4.9 -0.5
14Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1562 13.47 -3.1 -0.3
15Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1554 17.86 -1.7 -0.2
16Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80627 6.13 -1.5 -0.2
17Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65627 5.44 -0.2 0.0
18Casey Coleman 0 0 0 9 0 11.0 12.27 4.09 4.09 0.00 5.73 3.61081 3.93 1.0 0.1
19Tim Collins 0 3 0 19 0 18.3 8.35 4.91 4.91 0.49 3.93 4.73809 5.13 -1.0 -0.1
20Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65627 4.01 0.1 0.0
21Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 5 3 18.3 11.78 1.47 6.87 0.00 4.91 2.28354 3.81 2.8 0.3
22Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.88258 4.64 1.3 0.1
23Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 5 0 5.3 5.06 0.00 13.50 0.00 0.00 0.156247 1.52 1.8 0.2

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