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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 09-17)
1 Detroit Tigers 84 68 .553 - 4.72 4.38 0.34 1.2 6
2 Kansas City Royals 83 68 .550 0.5 4.03 3.87 0.16 10.4 11
3 Cleveland Indians 78 73 .517 5.5 4.17 4.12 0.05 1.4 12
4 Chicago White Sox 69 83 .454 15.0 4.12 4.72 -0.60 2.1 21
5 Minnesota Twins 65 87 .428 19.0 4.41 4.84 -0.43 -3.4 18



2014 Rankings

83 Wins is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
68 Losses is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, tied for 1st in division
.550 Win Pct is tied for 8th in MLB, tied for 4th in league, 2nd in division
4.03 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 9th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 1st in division
0.16 Diff/G is 10th in MLB, 6th in league, 2nd in division
10.4 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: 09-18)
AL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Detroit Tigers 6 4 .600 47 40 .270 .329 .418
Cleveland Indians 4 5 .444 38 39 .256 .319 .392
Kansas City Royals 5 5 .500 44 43 .268 .322 .398
Chicago White Sox 4 6 .400 42 48 .257 .313 .401
Minnesota Twins 4 6 .400 41 46 .256 .313 .394

Top offensive performers by SO

Alex Gordon
Alex Gordon

115 SO
Lorenzo Cain
Lorenzo Cain

102 SO
Billy Butler
Billy Butler

90 SO

Top pitching performers by W

James Shields
James Shields

14 W
Yordano Ventura
Yordano Ventura

13 W
Jeremy Guthrie
Jeremy Guthrie

11 W

Hitters by SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Alex Gordon 606 83 31 1 19 70 60 115 12 3 .269 .351 .438 .286 36.2 5.3
2Lorenzo Cain 466 50 27 4 5 50 24 102 25 4 .298 .337 .413 .266 15.4 2.6
3Billy Butler 569 53 29 0 9 59 39 90 0 0 .265 .318 .373 .251 -3.4 -0.3
4Eric Hosmer 505 50 30 1 8 53 33 85 4 2 .266 .315 .387 .257 3.0 1.0
5Alcides Escobar 575 71 31 5 3 47 22 77 31 5 .277 .310 .370 .249 18.3 2.0
6Salvador Perez 570 55 27 1 16 66 22 76 1 0 .260 .291 .401 .250 16.1 1.5
7Mike Moustakas 463 43 20 1 15 52 32 69 0 0 .213 .271 .371 .235 4.8 1.2
8Omar Infante 539 47 19 3 6 64 29 62 9 3 .256 .294 .342 .234 3.4 -1.2
9Jarrod Dyson 279 31 3 4 1 24 21 48 34 7 .268 .322 .324 .240 6.8 1.4
10Norichika Aoki 510 60 21 4 1 38 42 47 16 7 .281 .349 .352 .263 14.6 0.9
11Danny Valencia 119 8 5 0 2 11 7 27 0 0 .282 .328 .382 .275 1.4 0.2
12Justin Maxwell 45 4 1 0 0 3 2 20 0 1 .150 .222 .175 .170 -2.1 -0.4
13Josh Willingham 79 14 5 0 2 6 11 20 1 0 .258 .380 .424 .270 2.4 0.3
14Raul Ibanez 85 6 3 1 2 5 8 15 0 0 .195 .271 .338 .222 -2.5 -0.2
15Brett Hayes 53 3 1 0 1 2 1 12 0 0 .135 .151 .212 .129 -5.0 -0.6
16Pedro Ciriaco 49 7 2 0 0 2 0 9 4 0 .213 .229 .255 .166 -1.0 -0.2
17Erik Kratz 26 4 1 0 2 3 1 7 0 0 .333 .346 .625 .316 2.4 0.3
18Johnny Giavotella 37 5 0 0 1 5 1 5 0 1 .176 .216 .265 .219 -0.4 0.1
19Jayson Nix 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .011 -1.1 -0.1
20Christian Colon 47 7 4 1 0 4 3 4 2 0 .302 .348 .442 .289 3.4 0.4
21Yordano Ventura 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .236 17.4 0.1
22Jimmy Paredes 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 .200 .200 .200 .162 -0.7 -0.1
23Danny Duffy 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .163 11.6 -0.2
24Carlos Peguero 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .163 -0.3 0.0
25James Shields 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .243 26.4 0.1
26Jeremy Guthrie 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .132 7.1 -0.1
27Kelvin Herrera 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Jason Frasor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Aaron Crow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Lane Adams 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Louis Coleman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Greg Holland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Tim Collins 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
37Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Terrance Gore 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 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 7 0 32 32 214.3 8.94 1.72 7.14 0.88 3.15 3.56892 4.10 26.4 2.8
2Yordano Ventura 13 10 0 29 28 172.0 8.16 3.35 7.69 0.68 3.19 3.63042 4.20 17.4 1.8
3Jeremy Guthrie 11 11 0 30 30 190.3 9.74 2.18 5.49 1.04 4.35 4.36734 4.71 7.1 0.8
4Jason Vargas 11 9 0 28 28 179.7 9.22 1.90 6.31 0.90 3.41 3.77149 4.11 20.2 2.2
5Wade Davis 9 2 3 66 0 67.0 4.70 2.96 13.30 0.00 0.94 1.31786 1.61 20.1 2.2
6Danny Duffy 8 11 0 29 23 141.3 6.50 3.18 6.88 0.64 2.42 3.71264 4.41 11.6 1.3
7Aaron Crow 6 1 3 64 0 56.7 7.94 3.65 5.08 1.59 4.13 5.53603 6.82 -9.0 -1.0
8Kelvin Herrera 3 3 0 65 0 64.0 6.89 3.38 7.73 0.00 1.55 2.70056 2.82 11.8 1.3
9Jason Frasor 3 0 0 21 0 15.3 7.63 2.35 8.80 0.59 1.76 3.02325 3.51 1.9 0.2
10Bruce Chen 2 4 0 13 7 48.3 12.85 2.98 6.70 1.30 7.45 4.60196 4.90 1.9 0.2
11Michael Mariot 1 0 0 17 0 25.0 11.16 4.32 7.56 0.72 6.48 3.95368 4.40 2.2 0.2
12Louis Coleman 1 0 0 27 0 29.7 10.92 4.85 5.76 1.52 6.07 5.78289 5.99 -3.1 -0.3
13Greg Holland 1 2 42 61 0 58.3 5.71 2.93 12.96 0.46 1.54 1.91939 2.48 13.3 1.5
14Donnie Joseph 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 67.50 13.50 27.00 13.50 81.00 21.1528 17.85 -1.7 -0.2
15Justin Marks 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 13.50 9.00 0.00 13.50 5.65368 5.46 -0.2 0.0
16Casey Coleman 0 0 0 8 0 10.3 9.58 4.35 3.48 0.00 2.61 3.8311 4.32 0.5 0.1
17Tim Collins 0 3 0 18 0 17.3 8.83 5.19 5.19 0.52 4.15 4.82676 5.14 -0.9 -0.1
18Wilking Rodriguez 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 4.50 0.00 0.00 3.65368 3.99 0.1 0.0
19Aaron Brooks 0 1 0 2 1 2.7 40.50 10.12 6.75 3.38 43.88 12.1536 13.42 -3.1 -0.3
20Liam Hendriks 0 2 0 4 3 16.3 12.12 1.65 6.61 0.00 5.51 2.41899 3.98 2.3 0.3
21Francisley Bueno 0 0 0 29 0 31.7 10.23 1.99 5.68 0.85 4.26 3.88 4.62 1.5 0.2
22Scott Downs 0 2 0 16 0 13.3 7.43 3.38 2.03 0.68 3.38 4.80368 6.12 -1.5 -0.2
23Brandon Finnegan 0 0 0 4 0 4.3 4.15 0.00 12.46 0.00 0.00 0.384429 1.77 1.3 0.1

BP Articles

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