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NYM "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 Thursday, 27 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
Bruce, Jay 2017: 76 22 3 0 6 11 0 0 0 13 0 0 87
Bruce, Jay proj: 78 19 4 0 4 8 1 0 0 21 1 1 87
Cabrera, Asdrubal 2017: 81 20 2 0 2 7 0 0 0 15 1 0 88
Cabrera, Asdrubal proj: 79 21 5 0 2 7 1 1 1 15 1 1 89
Cespedes, Yoenis 2017: 63 17 4 0 6 11 1 0 0 14 0 1 75
Cespedes, Yoenis proj: 69 19 4 1 4 5 1 0 1 15 1 0 76
Conforto, Michael 2017: 43 13 1 0 4 6 2 0 1 9 0 0 52
Conforto, Michael proj: 46 11 3 0 2 5 1 0 1 12 0 0 53
Duda, Lucas 2017: 42 10 2 0 4 8 0 0 0 15 0 0 50
Duda, Lucas proj: 43 11 2 0 2 6 0 0 1 12 0 0 50
Flores, Wilmer 2017: 35 6 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 5 1 0 36
Flores, Wilmer proj: 34 9 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 36
Granderson, Curtis 2017: 75 11 3 1 1 5 1 0 0 19 0 0 81
Granderson, Curtis proj: 71 18 3 1 3 9 1 0 1 18 2 1 82
Gsellman, Robert 2017: 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 7
Gsellman, Robert proj: 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 7
Harvey, Matt 2017: 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 11
Harvey, Matt proj: 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 11
Kelly, Ty 2017: 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Kelly, Ty proj: 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Lagares, Juan 2017: 21 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 23
Lagares, Juan proj: 21 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 22
Plawecki, Kevin 2017: 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Plawecki, Kevin proj: 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
Reyes, Jose 2017: 73 10 2 0 1 9 0 0 0 16 2 0 82
Reyes, Jose proj: 75 22 4 1 1 6 0 0 0 9 5 1 81
Rivera, Rene 2017: 31 7 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 10 0 0 33
Rivera, Rene proj: 30 6 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 32
Rivera, T.J. 2017: 13 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 4 0 0 16
Rivera, T.J. proj: 15 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 16
Smoker, Josh 2017: 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Smoker, Josh proj: 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1
Syndergaard, Noah 2017: 8 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 4 0 0 11
Syndergaard, Noah proj: 9 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 6 0 0 11
Walker, Neil 2017: 75 17 4 0 2 9 2 0 0 14 0 0 86
Walker, Neil proj: 77 21 4 0 3 7 1 0 1 15 1 0 86
Wheeler, Zack 2017: 8 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 9
Wheeler, Zack proj: 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 8
d'Arnaud, Travis 2017: 47 10 2 1 2 4 0 0 1 8 0 0 52
d'Arnaud, Travis proj: 47 11 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 9 0 0 51
deGrom, Jacob 2017: 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 9
deGrom, Jacob proj: 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 9
2017 TEAM TOTALS: 721 151 25 2 30 79 7 4 2 168 4 1 813
PROJECTED: 730 184 35 3 24 64 6 6 6 168 11 4 812
difference: -9 -33 -10 -1 +6 +15 +1 -2 -4 0 -7 -3 +1
Man AB H 2B 3B HR BB SF SH HBP SO SB CS PA


Assorted Team Stats:
Stat Actual Projected
Batting Average: .209 .252
Slugging Average: .374 .407
Walks (per PA): .097 .079
SOs (per PA): .207 .207
On-Base Average: .285 .313
Power Factor: 1.79 1.61
OPS: .660 .720
TOP Runs (to date): 80 92

Runs differential:
Actual TOP 12 less than Projected TOP.




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