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CLE "Expected" Batting Results, 2017


About These Stats:

The form of "projection" used is very simple: each man's career numbers are pro-rated by his actual number of appearances to date this season; those data, labelled "proj:" are shown along with the man's actual stats from this year to date. At the bottom of the Table, each set of lines—"projected" and actual—is separately summed to get Team Totals for each dataset.

Note that "career to date" includes each man's stats for the current year: "to date" is literally correct. For veteran players, that matters little, but for rookies or players with litle prior major-league experience, it means that the "projection" will perforce nearly or exactly match the actual stats to date. That seems like the best way to deal with newly arrived players' stats.

Note that owing to rounding in the pro-rating process, projected total PA (plate appearances) may occasionally differ by 1.

Below the player/team table is a smaller table showing a few key team "rate" stats (such as batting average) actual and projected.

The Actual Data:

Through games of Tuesday, 25 April 2017.
All results are from true, unadjusted data.

Handedness Key:   + R   * L   # S

(You can also look up the stat definitions.)

Batters, listed in alphabetical order:
Each name is a click-on link to that man's career stats.

(or see the data for Pitching)


Man AB H 2B 3B HR BB SF SH HBP SO SB CS PA
Almonte, Abraham 2017: 42 10 3 0 0 9 0 0 1 13 1 0 52
Almonte, Abraham proj: 47 12 3 0 1 4 1 0 0 12 1 0 52
Bauer, Trevor 2017: 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Bauer, Trevor proj: 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Brantley, Michael 2017: 62 19 3 0 4 6 0 0 1 15 3 1 69
Brantley, Michael proj: 62 18 4 0 1 5 1 0 0 7 2 1 68
Chisenhall, Lonnie 2017: 30 10 3 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 1 0 33
Chisenhall, Lonnie proj: 30 8 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 32
Diaz, Yandy 2017: 55 13 1 0 0 5 1 0 0 14 0 0 61
Diaz, Yandy proj: 55 13 1 0 0 5 1 0 0 14 0 0 61
Encarnacion, Edwin 2017: 69 14 1 0 3 13 0 0 2 27 1 0 85
Encarnacion, Edwin proj: 74 20 4 0 4 9 1 0 1 14 1 0 85
Gomes, Yan 2017: 44 8 1 0 1 3 0 1 2 11 0 0 50
Gomes, Yan proj: 46 11 2 0 2 2 1 0 1 12 0 0 50
Guyer, Brandon 2017: 29 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 31
Guyer, Brandon proj: 27 7 2 0 1 2 0 0 2 5 1 0 31
Jackson, Austin 2017: 27 8 4 0 1 4 0 0 0 5 0 0 31
Jackson, Austin proj: 28 8 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 7 1 0 30
Kipnis, Jason 2017: 11 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 13
Kipnis, Jason proj: 11 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 12
Kluber, Corey 2017: 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Kluber, Corey proj: 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Lindor, Francisco 2017: 76 23 5 1 5 9 2 1 0 14 1 1 88
Lindor, Francisco proj: 78 24 4 1 2 7 2 1 0 12 2 1 88
Martinez, Michael 2017: 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 7
Martinez, Michael proj: 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 6
Naquin, Tyler 2017: 17 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 18
Naquin, Tyler proj: 16 5 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 18
Perez, Roberto 2017: 22 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 24
Perez, Roberto proj: 20 4 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 6 0 0 24
Ramirez, Jose 2017: 72 23 4 0 5 8 2 0 0 10 2 1 82
Ramirez, Jose proj: 74 21 5 1 1 6 1 1 0 9 3 1 82
Santana, Carlos 2017: 79 19 6 0 2 12 0 0 0 11 1 0 91
Santana, Carlos proj: 76 19 4 0 3 14 1 0 0 16 1 0 91
Tomlin, Josh 2017: 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Tomlin, Josh proj: 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
2017 TEAM TOTALS: 646 161 33 1 24 76 6 4 8 143 10 3 741
PROJECTED: 656 175 35 2 17 64 9 3 4 131 12 3 736
difference: -10 -14 -2 -1 +7 +12 -3 +1 +4 +12 -2 0 +5
Man AB H 2B 3B HR BB SF SH HBP SO SB CS PA


Assorted Team Stats:
Stat Actual Projected
Batting Average: .249 .267
Slugging Average: .415 .404
Walks (per PA): .103 .086
SOs (per PA): .193 .177
On-Base Average: .331 .330
Power Factor: 1.66 1.51
OPS: .745 .734
TOP Runs (to date): 90 87

Runs differential:
Actual TOP 3 more than Projected TOP.




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