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2021: All Catchers, by TOP


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2021 Major-League Catchers, Batter-Performance Results

Note! Men are included in this list if they have played this position at all this season; that will include some men who have played it only infrequently.
Through games of Thursday, 6 May 2021.
All results are from true, unadjusted data.

Handedness Key:   + R   * L   # S

(You can also look up the stat definitions.)

Batters, listed in descending 2021 TOP order:

(or view batters sorted by name, or view only “regulars”—men meeting a minimum-PA criterion)


Each name is a click-on link to that man’s career stats.

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Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Rene Rivera + Indians 4 0.750 1 1 0.750 1.333 0 0.250 0.750 1 11452
Carson Kelly + Diamondbacks 86 0.323 0.311 0.645 0.233 2 0.198 0.163 0.477 0.465 2011
William Contreras + Braves 12 0.400 0.375 0.700 0.333 1.750 0.167 0.083 0.500 0.583 1964
Buster Posey + Giants 78 0.394 0.412 0.732 0.359 1.857 0.077 0.167 0.449 0.667 1723
Omar Narvaez * Brewers 79 0.368 0.393 0.529 0.316 1.440 0.101 0.127 0.443 0.456 1566
Jacob Nottingham + Brewers 8 0.250 0 1 0.250 4 0 0.625 0.250 1 1365
Yadier Molina + Cardinals 71 0.323 0.348 0.631 0.296 1.952 0.070 0.211 0.366 0.577 1300
J.T. Realmuto + Phillies 102 0.291 0.361 0.477 0.245 1.640 0.118 0.225 0.392 0.402 1239
Tucker Barnhart * Reds 75 0.313 0.486 0.537 0.280 1.714 0.080 0.360 0.387 0.480 1131
Ali Sanchez + Cardinals 3 0.333 0.333 0.667 0.333 2 0 0 0.333 0.667 1015
Tomas Nido + Mets 18 0.250 0.231 0.563 0.222 2.250 0 0.111 0.333 0.500 1004
Tyler Stephenson + Reds 51 0.340 0.441 0.447 0.314 1.313 0.059 0.235 0.392 0.412 984
Kyle Higashioka + Yankees 48 0.220 0.208 0.585 0.188 2.667 0.146 0.271 0.333 0.500 966
Jason Castro * Astros 41 0.235 0.300 0.500 0.195 2.125 0.146 0.293 0.366 0.415 930
Jonathan Lucroy + Nationals 14 0.357 0.417 0.429 0.357 1.200 0 0.143 0.357 0.429 892
Will Smith + Dodgers 96 0.244 0.258 0.462 0.198 1.895 0.125 0.156 0.365 0.375 890
Francisco Mejia # Rays 67 0.300 0.347 0.450 0.269 1.500 0.045 0.164 0.343 0.403 882
Willians Astudillo + Twins 65 0.313 0.293 0.484 0.308 1.550 0 0.062 0.308 0.477 858
Mike Zunino + Rays 66 0.217 0.226 0.550 0.197 2.538 0.076 0.348 0.288 0.500 848
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Willson Contreras + Cubs 109 0.217 0.241 0.467 0.183 2.150 0.092 0.303 0.321 0.394 835
Salvador Perez + Royals 126 0.269 0.316 0.504 0.254 1.875 0.032 0.262 0.310 0.476 822
Sean Murphy + Athletics 95 0.218 0.260 0.423 0.179 1.941 0.126 0.253 0.358 0.347 821
Jacob Stallings + Pirates 88 0.236 0.308 0.375 0.193 1.588 0.170 0.216 0.375 0.307 819
Dom Nunez * Rockies 68 0.213 0.286 0.557 0.191 2.615 0.103 0.412 0.294 0.500 817
Alejandro Kirk + Blue Jays 46 0.225 0.194 0.475 0.196 2.111 0.109 0.130 0.326 0.413 802
Stephen Vogt * Diamondbacks 49 0.205 0.200 0.477 0.184 2.333 0.102 0.224 0.286 0.429 730
Wilson Ramos + Tigers 104 0.227 0.235 0.464 0.212 2.045 0.048 0.221 0.260 0.433 684
Christian Vazquez + Red Sox 105 0.276 0.325 0.388 0.257 1.407 0.057 0.190 0.314 0.362 663
Yan Gomes + Nationals 62 0.271 0.271 0.458 0.258 1.688 0.032 0.129 0.306 0.435 659
Zack Collins * White Sox 45 0.211 0.269 0.342 0.178 1.625 0.156 0.244 0.333 0.289 648
Mitch Garver + Twins 77 0.205 0.243 0.493 0.195 2.400 0.052 0.390 0.247 0.468 631
Manny Pina + Brewers 29 0.160 0.111 0.440 0.138 2.750 0.103 0.207 0.241 0.379 607
Victor Caratini # Padres 80 0.217 0.302 0.333 0.188 1.533 0.125 0.313 0.313 0.288 604
Gary Sanchez + Yankees 78 0.175 0.205 0.286 0.141 1.636 0.154 0.218 0.333 0.231 601
Max Stassi + Angels 32 0.241 0.316 0.345 0.219 1.429 0.094 0.281 0.313 0.313 580
Chad Wallach + Marlins 45 0.268 0.423 0.317 0.244 1.182 0.022 0.378 0.289 0.289 569
Yasmani Grandal # White Sox 81 0.121 0.125 0.259 0.086 2.143 0.272 0.198 0.358 0.185 546
Austin Barnes + Dodgers 58 0.213 0.303 0.234 0.172 1.100 0.172 0.241 0.362 0.190 528
Kevin Plawecki + Red Sox 37 0.273 0.321 0.364 0.243 1.333 0.054 0.135 0.324 0.324 504
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Kurt Suzuki + Angels 57 0.224 0.263 0.327 0.193 1.455 0.053 0.193 0.298 0.281 490
Roberto Perez + Indians 73 0.131 0.167 0.295 0.110 2.250 0.151 0.384 0.274 0.247 478
Pedro Severino + Orioles 85 0.235 0.310 0.309 0.224 1.316 0.047 0.259 0.271 0.294 453
Grayson Greiner + Tigers 33 0.219 0.353 0.344 0.212 1.571 0.030 0.424 0.242 0.333 440
Tom Murphy + Mariners 62 0.140 0.152 0.333 0.129 2.375 0.065 0.339 0.194 0.306 403
Travis d'Arnaud + Braves 87 0.220 0.262 0.341 0.207 1.556 0.046 0.230 0.253 0.322 399
Michael Perez * Pirates 32 0.143 0.176 0.286 0.125 2 0.094 0.313 0.250 0.250 398
Luis Torrens + Mariners 74 0.214 0.269 0.329 0.203 1.533 0.041 0.230 0.257 0.311 391
Jose Trevino + Rangers 86 0.247 0.306 0.309 0.233 1.250 0.035 0.221 0.267 0.291 387
Austin Nola + Padres 11 0.200 0.222 0.300 0.182 1.500 0.091 0.091 0.273 0.273 381
Jorge Alfaro + Marlins 36 0.229 0.348 0.257 0.222 1.125 0.028 0.333 0.250 0.250 381
Anthony Bemboom * Angels 20 0.263 0.385 0.263 0.250 1 0.050 0.300 0.300 0.250 380
Andrew Knapp # Phillies 36 0.156 0.267 0.250 0.139 1.600 0.083 0.472 0.222 0.222 379
James McCann + Mets 79 0.222 0.278 0.264 0.203 1.188 0.089 0.215 0.291 0.241 363
Luke Maile + Brewers 17 0.200 0.273 0.200 0.176 1 0.059 0.235 0.294 0.176 358
Austin Hedges + Indians 38 0.118 0.125 0.294 0.105 2.500 0.079 0.421 0.184 0.263 346
Alex Avila * Nationals 21 0.125 0.167 0.250 0.095 2 0.190 0.190 0.333 0.190 332
Jonah Heim # Rangers 44 0.125 0.103 0.325 0.114 2.600 0.068 0.227 0.182 0.295 310
Andrew Knizner + Cardinals 55 0.200 0.244 0.260 0.182 1.300 0.073 0.164 0.273 0.236 285
Sandy Leon # Marlins 35 0.235 0.286 0.235 0.229 1 0.029 0.171 0.257 0.229 282
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Tony Wolters * Cubs 25 0.158 0.300 0.158 0.120 1 0.200 0.360 0.320 0.120 260
Reese McGuire * Blue Jays 3 0 0 0 0 --- 0.333 0.667 0.333 0 244
Martin Maldonado + Astros 76 0.129 0.205 0.214 0.118 1.667 0.079 0.395 0.197 0.197 207
Aramis Garcia + Athletics 40 0.135 0.182 0.216 0.125 1.600 0.025 0.350 0.175 0.200 205
Chance Sisco * Orioles 40 0.162 0.250 0.189 0.150 1.167 0.025 0.325 0.225 0.175 202
Curt Casali + Giants 46 0.105 0.154 0.132 0.087 1.250 0.174 0.261 0.261 0.109 195
Ryan Jeffers + Twins 37 0.147 0.313 0.176 0.135 1.200 0.081 0.486 0.216 0.162 178
Elias Diaz + Rockies 52 0.128 0.182 0.170 0.115 1.333 0.096 0.269 0.212 0.154 148
Danny Jansen + Blue Jays 66 0.083 0.091 0.150 0.076 1.800 0.091 0.227 0.167 0.136 133
Alex Jackson + Braves 28 0.043 0.100 0.043 0.036 1 0.071 0.464 0.214 0.036 100
Cam Gallagher + Royals 19 0.111 0.133 0.167 0.105 1.500 0 0.211 0.105 0.158 93
Luis Campusano + Padres 38 0.088 0.130 0.088 0.079 1 0.105 0.289 0.184 0.079 81
Ben Rortvedt * Twins 12 0.091 0.167 0.091 0.083 1 0.083 0.417 0.167 0.083 70
Austin Romine + Cubs 9 0.111 0.167 0.222 0.111 2 0 0.333 0.111 0.222 67
Joseph Odom + Rays 2 0 0 0 0 --- 0 0.500 0 0 0
Jeff Mathis + Braves 3 0 0 0 0 --- 0 0 0 0 0
Tres Barrera + Nationals 2 0 0 0 0 --- 0 0.500 0 0 0
Austin Allen * Athletics 4 0 0 0 0 --- 0 0.250 0 0 0

For explanations of unconventional stats, see the Baseball Stats Definitions page.




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