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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 09-01)
1 Kansas City Royals 75 61 .551 - 4.09 3.92 0.17 9.6 11
2 Detroit Tigers 75 62 .547 0.5 4.71 4.39 0.32 0.4 6
3 Cleveland Indians 70 65 .519 4.5 4.27 4.18 0.09 1.4 10
4 Chicago White Sox 62 75 .453 13.5 4.20 4.77 -0.57 1.2 21
5 Minnesota Twins 60 77 .438 15.5 4.38 4.72 -0.34 -2.9 18


2014 Rankings

75 Wins is tied for 6th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, tied for 1st in division
61 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.551 Win Pct is 6th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
4.09 RS/G is 15th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.92 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.17 Diff/G is 9th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
9.6 Pyth O/U is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

KCA Depth Chart (updated: 09-02)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 14 11 .560 116 103 .269 .329 .414
Kansas City Royals 12 13 .480 109 110 .268 .322 .394
Chicago White Sox 11 14 .440 105 118 .253 .314 .399
Cleveland Indians 12 14 .462 109 116 .256 .319 .396
Minnesota Twins 11 14 .440 102 114 .255 .312 .391

Top offensive performers by RBI

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

63 RBI
Salvador Perez
Salvador Perez

62 RBI
Omar Infante
Omar Infante

59 RBI

Top pitching performers by W

James Shields
James Shields

12 W
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

11 W
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

10 W

Hitters by RBI descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR
Sorted Descending
RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 545 75 29 1 18 63 50 98 9 3 .280 .356 .456 .290 34.8 5.1
2Salvador Perez 510 51 25 1 16 62 21 64 1 0 .269 .302 .424 .260 20.1 2.0
3Omar Infante 477 44 18 3 6 59 25 54 7 2 .256 .294 .351 .236 3.1 -1.1
4Billy Butler 545 53 27 0 9 57 38 86 0 0 .273 .327 .383 .256 -1.1 0.0
5Mike Moustakas 416 41 17 1 15 50 31 60 0 0 .206 .267 .375 .235 4.2 0.9
6Eric Hosmer 449 45 27 0 6 46 27 74 4 2 .266 .312 .375 .252 0.2 0.5
7Alcides Escobar 516 62 27 5 2 44 20 73 27 3 .277 .310 .366 .246 15.7 1.6
8Lorenzo Cain 410 43 25 3 3 42 21 88 24 3 .298 .337 .402 .261 11.8 2.2
9Norichika Aoki 451 56 16 4 1 32 36 42 15 5 .263 .330 .330 .249 8.7 0.4
10Jarrod Dyson 259 29 3 4 1 23 20 43 30 6 .290 .344 .351 .255 9.8 1.6
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .273 1.3 0.2
12Josh Willingham 53 8 4 0 2 6 7 15 1 0 .267 .377 .489 .278 0.2 0.0
13Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .217 -0.5 0.0
14Raul Ibanez 83 6 3 1 2 5 7 14 0 0 .197 .265 .342 .221 -2.7 -0.2
15Christian Colon 46 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.3 0.4
16Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .169 -2.1 -0.4
17Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .317 2.5 0.3
18Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
19Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .165 -1.1 -0.2
20James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .239 21.4 0.1
21Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Tim Collins 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Jayson Nix 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .004 -0.5 0.0
28Francisco Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .131 6.0 -0.1
32Carlos Peguero 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .335 0.4 0.0
33Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .161 12.5 -0.2
34Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .161 -0.7 -0.1
37Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 15.6 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 12 7 0 29 29 192.0 9.28 1.88 7.03 0.98 3.38 3.80821 4.30 21.4 2.2
2Yordano Ventura 11 9 0 26 25 152.0 8.41 3.38 7.82 0.77 3.38 3.70705 4.30 15.6 1.6
3Jeremy Guthrie 10 10 0 27 27 172.7 9.64 2.29 5.84 1.15 4.43 4.517 4.80 6.0 0.7
4Jason Vargas 10 7 0 25 25 162.3 9.31 1.89 5.93 0.83 3.27 3.77128 4.01 20.4 2.2
5Wade Davis 8 2 0 59 0 61.3 4.26 3.08 13.21 0.00 0.73 1.40671 1.61 18.7 2.1
6Danny Duffy 8 11 0 28 22 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.72654 4.41 12.5 1.4
7Aaron Crow 6 1 2 59 0 51.3 8.24 3.51 5.08 1.58 3.86 5.48576 6.62 -7.2 -0.8
8Kelvin Herrera 3 2 0 59 0 59.0 6.56 3.51 7.93 0.00 1.37 2.7269 2.76 11.4 1.3
9Jason Frasor 2 0 0 16 0 10.7 7.59 1.69 8.44 0.84 1.69 3.35508 3.80 0.9 0.1
10Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.61586 4.87 2.4 0.3
11Greg Holland 1 2 41 58 0 55.3 6.02 2.93 12.69 0.49 1.63 2.02903 2.53 12.6 1.4
12Louis Coleman 1 0 0 21 0 22.7 12.31 5.56 6.35 1.99 7.15 6.60875 6.52 -3.4 -0.4
13Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.96758 4.39 2.3 0.3
14Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1667 17.99 -1.7 -0.2
15Scott Downs 0 2 0 14 0 11.3 7.94 3.97 2.38 0.79 3.97 5.10876 6.30 -1.4 -0.2
16Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.66758 5.45 -0.2 0.0
17Casey Coleman 0 0 0 3 0 3.7 9.82 2.45 0.00 0.00 2.45 3.98576 4.43 0.1 0.0
18Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.84066 5.16 -0.7 -0.1
19Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.66758 4.00 0.1 0.0
20Liam Hendriks 0 0 0 1 1 7.0 5.14 0.00 6.43 0.00 1.29 1.73901 2.48 1.8 0.2
21Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 26 0 30.0 9.90 1.80 5.70 0.90 4.50 3.90091 4.66 1.6 0.2
22Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1675 13.59 -3.1 -0.3

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