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TAM "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
Cron, C.J. 2018: 72 19 3 0 4 2 1 0 4 23 0 1 79
Cron, C.J. proj: 73 19 4 0 3 4 1 0 1 17 0 0 79
Duffy, Matt 2018: 60 16 2 0 1 3 0 0 0 13 2 0 63
Duffy, Matt proj: 58 16 3 0 1 3 0 0 1 10 1 0 62
Field, Johnny 2018: 17 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 19
Field, Johnny proj: 17 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 0 0 19
Gomez, Carlos 2018: 76 12 3 0 2 4 0 0 3 27 1 0 83
Gomez, Carlos proj: 75 19 4 1 2 5 0 1 2 20 4 1 83
Hechavarria, Adeiny 2018: 65 18 1 0 0 5 3 0 0 9 0 0 73
Hechavarria, Adeiny proj: 68 17 2 1 1 4 1 0 0 12 1 0 73
Kiermaier, Kevin 2018: 43 7 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 18 1 0 48
Kiermaier, Kevin proj: 44 11 2 1 1 3 0 0 0 10 2 1 47
Miller, Brad 2018: 35 7 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 11 0 0 39
Miller, Brad proj: 35 8 2 0 1 4 0 0 0 9 1 0 39
Ramos, Wilson 2018: 58 14 3 0 1 4 0 0 0 11 0 0 62
Ramos, Wilson proj: 57 15 2 0 2 4 1 0 0 10 0 0 62
Refsnyder, Rob 2018: 18 2 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 8 0 0 25
Refsnyder, Rob proj: 22 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 4 1 0 25
Robertson, Daniel 2018: 40 10 2 0 2 13 0 0 0 12 1 0 53
Robertson, Daniel proj: 45 9 2 0 1 7 0 0 1 15 0 0 53
Smith, Mallex 2018: 58 21 3 2 0 6 0 1 0 10 3 3 65
Smith, Mallex proj: 58 16 2 1 1 6 0 1 0 14 4 2 65
Snyder, Brandon 2018: 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6
Snyder, Brandon proj: 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6
Span, Denard 2018: 54 14 3 1 1 9 1 0 1 12 2 0 65
Span, Denard proj: 58 16 3 1 1 6 0 1 0 8 2 1 65
Sucre, Jesus 2018: 20 5 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 5 1 0 23
Sucre, Jesus proj: 21 5 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 4 0 0 23
Wendle, Joey 2018: 52 15 3 2 1 7 1 0 1 13 1 1 61
Wendle, Joey proj: 55 15 2 1 1 5 1 0 0 11 1 0 61
2018 TEAM TOTALS: 674 164 27 6 13 72 7 2 9 179 12 5 764
PROJECTED: 692 175 31 6 15 57 4 4 5 151 17 5 762
difference: -18 -11 -4 0 -2 +15 +3 -2 +4 +28 -5 0 +2
Man AB H 2B 3B HR BB SF SH HBP SO SB CS PA


Assorted Team Stats:
Stat Actual Projected
Batting Average: .243 .253
Slugging Average: .359 .380
Walks (per PA): .094 .075
SOs (per PA): .234 .198
On-Base Average: .321 .311
Power Factor: 1.48 1.5
OPS: .680 .691
TOP Runs (to date): 80 83

Runs differential:
Actual TOP 3 less than Projected TOP.




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