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PHI "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
Altherr, Aaron 2017: 37 13 4 0 2 3 0 0 1 10 2 0 41
Altherr, Aaron proj: 36 8 2 0 1 4 0 0 1 12 1 0 41
Blanco, Andres 2017: 10 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 11
Blanco, Andres proj: 10 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 11
Buchholz, Clay 2017: 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Buchholz, Clay proj: 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Eflin, Zach 2017: 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 4
Eflin, Zach proj: 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 4
Eickhoff, Jerad 2017: 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 8
Eickhoff, Jerad proj: 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 8
Franco, Maikel 2017: 77 17 2 0 4 8 1 0 0 10 0 0 86
Franco, Maikel proj: 79 20 4 0 3 6 1 0 1 14 0 0 87
Galvis, Freddy 2017: 74 19 3 2 3 1 1 0 1 17 1 1 77
Galvis, Freddy proj: 72 17 3 1 2 3 0 1 0 15 1 0 76
Hellickson, Jeremy 2017: 11 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 12
Hellickson, Jeremy proj: 10 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 0 0 12
Hernandez, Cesar 2017: 84 27 4 1 4 6 0 0 0 24 3 1 90
Hernandez, Cesar proj: 81 23 3 1 1 8 0 1 0 18 3 1 90
Herrera, Odubel 2017: 74 19 3 0 2 9 0 0 0 18 3 2 83
Herrera, Odubel proj: 75 22 4 1 2 7 0 0 1 18 3 1 83
Joseph, Tommy 2017: 59 12 2 0 1 4 1 0 0 15 1 0 64
Joseph, Tommy proj: 58 14 3 0 3 4 1 0 1 14 0 0 64
Kendrick, Howie 2017: 39 13 4 1 0 4 0 0 0 9 1 1 43
Kendrick, Howie proj: 40 12 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 7 1 0 42
Knapp, Andrew 2017: 19 4 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 5 0 0 23
Knapp, Andrew proj: 19 4 2 0 0 4 0 0 0 5 0 0 23
Morgan, Adam 2017: 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Morgan, Adam proj: 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2
Nava, Daniel 2017: 26 9 2 0 2 7 1 0 1 7 0 0 35
Nava, Daniel proj: 30 8 2 0 1 3 0 0 1 7 0 0 34
Nola, Aaron 2017: 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 7
Nola, Aaron proj: 6 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 0 7
Rupp, Cameron 2017: 47 8 4 0 1 7 1 0 1 19 0 0 56
Rupp, Cameron proj: 51 12 3 0 2 4 0 0 1 15 0 0 56
Saunders, Michael 2017: 65 17 4 1 1 3 0 0 1 14 0 0 69
Saunders, Michael proj: 62 15 3 0 2 6 0 0 0 18 1 1 68
Stassi, Brock 2017: 26 5 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 8 0 0 29
Stassi, Brock proj: 26 5 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 8 0 0 29
Velasquez, Vince 2017: 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7
Velasquez, Vince proj: 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6
2017 TEAM TOTALS: 676 171 35 7 22 61 5 2 5 173 11 5 749
PROJECTED: 677 168 32 4 19 57 2 3 6 169 10 3 745
difference: -1 +3 +3 +3 +3 +4 +3 -1 -1 +4 +1 +2 +4
Man AB H 2B 3B HR BB SF SH HBP SO SB CS PA


Assorted Team Stats:
Stat Actual Projected
Batting Average: .253 .248
Slugging Average: .423 .391
Walks (per PA): .081 .076
SOs (per PA): .231 .226
On-Base Average: .316 .310
Power Factor: 1.67 1.58
OPS: .739 .701
TOP Runs (to date): 89 82

Runs differential:
Actual TOP 7 more than Projected TOP.




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