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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: 07-31)
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 R

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

52 R
Eric Hosmer
Eric Hosmer

45 R
Alcides Escobar
Alcides Escobar

45 R

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 R descending

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Rank

Player

PA
Sorted Descending
R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 419 52 27 0 9 47 41 73 7 2 .276 .356 .423 .279 25.0 3.8
2Eric Hosmer 443 45 27 0 6 46 27 73 3 2 .268 .314 .378 .252 0.3 0.5
3Alcides Escobar 400 45 26 2 2 30 16 64 23 2 .277 .312 .374 .250 13.2 1.1
4Salvador Perez 393 43 18 0 12 39 19 45 1 0 .278 .318 .423 .266 19.7 2.1
5Norichika Aoki 350 40 14 3 0 17 27 35 9 4 .261 .327 .325 .245 6.4 0.2
6Billy Butler 422 39 21 0 5 41 31 70 0 0 .268 .320 .362 .244 -5.6 -0.6
7Omar Infante 364 35 13 3 5 49 22 39 4 2 .268 .310 .370 .246 6.2 -0.4
8Lorenzo Cain 315 31 19 3 3 37 14 70 14 3 .294 .330 .409 .255 7.1 1.4
9Mike Moustakas 308 30 13 1 13 41 26 51 0 0 .194 .261 .388 .245 5.3 0.8
10Jarrod Dyson 196 21 1 3 1 14 15 31 19 4 .274 .330 .331 .242 4.6 1.0
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .272 1.2 0.2
12Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .162 -1.3 -0.2
13Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
14Raul Ibanez 45 4 2 1 1 4 2 7 0 0 .209 .244 .372 .220 -0.8 0.0
15Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .167 -2.2 -0.4
16Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .128 -5.0 -0.6
17Christian Colon 12 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .334 1.4 0.1
18Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .159 -0.7 -0.1
19James Shields 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 .331 19.6 0.0
20Yordano Ventura 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .401 10.5 0.2
21Wilking Rodriguez 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
23Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Jeremy Guthrie 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .071 1.5 -0.1
25Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Danny Duffy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .404 10.1 -0.1

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 3.7253 4.22 19.6 2.1
2Jason Vargas 8 4 0 19 19 125.0 9.00 2.09 5.90 1.01 3.31 4.1228 4.52 10.5 1.1
3Yordano Ventura 7 8 0 20 19 114.0 9.00 2.84 7.50 0.95 3.63 3.86456 4.52 10.5 1.0
4Wade Davis 6 2 0 43 0 45.7 3.74 3.74 13.60 0.00 0.99 1.58616 1.87 13.4 1.5
5Jeremy Guthrie 6 9 0 21 21 132.0 9.89 2.52 5.73 1.30 4.70 4.87492 5.10 1.5 0.2
6Danny Duffy 5 10 0 22 16 104.0 6.58 3.46 6.92 0.78 2.42 4.01857 4.36 10.1 1.1
7Aaron Crow 5 1 2 49 0 45.3 7.35 3.38 4.96 1.39 2.98 5.19221 6.21 -4.3 -0.5
8Kelvin Herrera 2 2 0 46 0 46.0 7.43 3.72 7.24 0.00 1.76 2.92367 2.66 9.2 1.0
9Bruce Chen 2 3 0 9 7 40.7 11.95 3.10 6.86 1.11 6.42 4.34313 4.57 4.0 0.4
10Louis Coleman 1 0 0 20 0 21.7 12.88 5.40 6.23 2.08 7.48 6.71664 6.53 -3.1 -0.3
11Greg Holland 1 2 28 41 0 39.7 6.13 2.72 13.61 0.68 1.82 2.02835 2.46 9.6 1.0
12Jason Frasor 1 0 0 7 0 3.7 2.45 0.00 12.27 0.00 0.00 1.25373 -0.20 1.1 0.1
13Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.9628 4.33 2.8 0.3
14Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1619 17.42 -1.6 -0.2
15Scott Downs 0 1 0 11 0 9.0 7.00 4.00 3.00 1.00 4.00 5.27391 6.52 -1.1 -0.1
16Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.83588 5.12 -0.5 -0.1
17Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.6628 3.99 0.1 0.0
18Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1627 13.19 -2.8 -0.3
19Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98098 4.40 0.2 0.0
20Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.6628 5.21 -0.1 0.0
21Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 17 0 22.3 8.87 2.42 6.85 0.00 2.42 2.44638 2.70 5.6 0.6

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