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NYY "Expected" Batting Results, 2018


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 Saturday, 21 April 2018.
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
Andujar, Miguel 2018: 48 12 5 1 2 2 1 0 0 8 0 0 51
Andujar, Miguel proj: 48 14 6 1 2 3 1 0 0 7 1 0 52
Austin, Tyler 2018: 46 13 4 0 3 5 0 0 1 17 1 0 52
Austin, Tyler proj: 47 12 2 0 3 4 1 0 0 19 1 0 52
Drury, Brandon 2018: 23 5 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 27
Drury, Brandon proj: 25 7 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 27
Gardner, Brett 2018: 73 18 3 0 1 13 1 2 1 20 1 0 90
Gardner, Brett proj: 78 21 3 1 2 9 1 1 1 17 4 1 90
Gregorius, Didi 2018: 63 21 7 1 5 15 3 0 1 6 2 1 82
Gregorius, Didi proj: 75 20 4 0 2 5 1 0 1 12 1 0 82
Hicks, Aaron 2018: 27 8 1 0 2 7 0 0 0 7 0 1 34
Hicks, Aaron proj: 30 7 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 7 1 0 34
Judge, Aaron 2018: 71 24 3 0 6 17 0 0 1 22 2 1 89
Judge, Aaron proj: 72 20 3 0 6 16 1 0 1 28 1 1 90
McKinney, Billy 2018: 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
McKinney, Billy proj: 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
Peterson, Jace 2018: 10 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 11
Peterson, Jace proj: 10 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 11
Robinson, Shane 2018: 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 5
Robinson, Shane proj: 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4
Romine, Austin 2018: 21 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 6 0 0 24
Romine, Austin proj: 22 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 23
Sanchez, Gary 2018: 66 12 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 14 0 0 68
Sanchez, Gary proj: 61 17 3 0 5 5 0 0 1 16 0 0 67
Stanton, Giancarlo 2018: 77 15 3 1 4 9 0 0 2 31 1 0 88
Stanton, Giancarlo proj: 76 20 4 0 6 10 0 0 1 24 1 0 87
Torreyes, Ronald 2018: 36 15 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 37
Torreyes, Ronald proj: 34 10 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 36
Wade, Tyler 2018: 35 3 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 11 0 0 38
Wade, Tyler proj: 35 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 11 0 0 38
Walker, Neil 2018: 60 11 2 0 0 5 0 0 0 12 0 0 65
Walker, Neil proj: 58 16 3 0 2 6 1 0 1 11 0 0 66
2018 TEAM TOTALS: 663 168 39 3 27 88 5 2 7 169 8 4 765
PROJECTED: 679 178 36 2 30 71 6 1 6 172 10 2 763
difference: -16 -10 +3 +1 -3 +17 -1 +1 +1 -3 -2 +2 +2
Man AB H 2B 3B HR BB SF SH HBP SO SB CS PA


Assorted Team Stats:
Stat Actual Projected
Batting Average: .253 .262
Slugging Average: .443 .454
Walks (per PA): .115 .093
SOs (per PA): .221 .225
On-Base Average: .344 .334
Power Factor: 1.75 1.73
OPS: .787 .788
TOP Runs (to date): 101 102

Runs differential:
Actual TOP 1 less than Projected TOP.




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