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2021: All Shortstops, by TOP


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2021 Major-League Shortstops, 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
Danny Mendick + White Sox 22 0.375 0.545 0.375 0.273 1 0.273 0.227 0.545 0.273 1968
Nico Hoerner + Cubs 44 0.389 0.483 0.556 0.318 1.429 0.182 0.159 0.500 0.455 1962
Xander Bogaerts + Red Sox 127 0.356 0.391 0.593 0.331 1.667 0.063 0.157 0.402 0.551 1374
Jazz Chisholm * Marlins 80 0.290 0.390 0.551 0.250 1.900 0.113 0.313 0.375 0.475 1314
Trevor Story + Rockies 127 0.304 0.349 0.527 0.268 1.735 0.094 0.189 0.370 0.465 1094
Chris Taylor + Dodgers 116 0.263 0.339 0.474 0.216 1.800 0.138 0.250 0.397 0.388 1065
Trea Turner + Nationals 115 0.299 0.333 0.533 0.278 1.781 0.043 0.217 0.348 0.496 988
Fernando Tatis Jr. + Padres 95 0.229 0.220 0.554 0.200 2.421 0.116 0.274 0.316 0.484 950
Brandon Crawford * Giants 89 0.244 0.250 0.500 0.213 2.053 0.112 0.225 0.337 0.438 922
Miguel Rojas + Marlins 114 0.280 0.314 0.430 0.246 1.536 0.105 0.114 0.368 0.377 918
Javier Baez + Cubs 111 0.245 0.309 0.529 0.225 2.160 0.027 0.369 0.279 0.486 909
Marcus Semien + Blue Jays 132 0.254 0.288 0.458 0.227 1.800 0.098 0.242 0.326 0.409 903
Josh Rojas * Diamondbacks 85 0.240 0.277 0.493 0.212 2.056 0.118 0.271 0.329 0.435 885
Tim Anderson + White Sox 87 0.298 0.382 0.464 0.287 1.560 0.034 0.287 0.322 0.448 875
Bo Bichette + Blue Jays 132 0.270 0.325 0.492 0.250 1.818 0.053 0.273 0.318 0.455 874
Ehire Adrianza # Braves 46 0.256 0.235 0.513 0.217 2 0.065 0.130 0.283 0.435 869
Gio Urshela + Yankees 111 0.287 0.342 0.455 0.261 1.586 0.081 0.225 0.342 0.414 853
Joey Wendle * Rays 109 0.293 0.338 0.475 0.266 1.621 0.064 0.183 0.349 0.431 852
Isiah Kiner-Falefa + Rangers 144 0.273 0.301 0.439 0.250 1.611 0.049 0.174 0.319 0.403 825
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Jordy Mercer + Nationals 25 0.333 0.444 0.375 0.320 1.125 0.040 0.240 0.360 0.360 817
Eduardo Escobar # Diamondbacks 126 0.243 0.241 0.496 0.222 2.036 0.079 0.175 0.302 0.452 814
Freddy Galvis # Orioles 94 0.271 0.323 0.471 0.245 1.739 0.074 0.213 0.330 0.426 811
Garrett Hampson + Rockies 121 0.259 0.313 0.426 0.231 1.643 0.074 0.223 0.314 0.380 784
Corey Seager * Dodgers 138 0.250 0.283 0.433 0.217 1.733 0.116 0.174 0.348 0.377 776
Aledmys Díaz + Astros 68 0.290 0.347 0.435 0.265 1.500 0.029 0.176 0.353 0.397 775
Charlie Culberson + Rangers 68 0.297 0.378 0.484 0.279 1.632 0.029 0.250 0.309 0.456 740
Luis Urias + Brewers 99 0.220 0.278 0.390 0.182 1.778 0.141 0.263 0.333 0.323 729
Nick Maton * Phillies 61 0.293 0.436 0.379 0.279 1.294 0.033 0.311 0.328 0.361 703
Jake Cronenworth * Padres 135 0.263 0.296 0.381 0.230 1.452 0.089 0.141 0.333 0.333 700
Christian Arroyo + Red Sox 76 0.275 0.373 0.377 0.250 1.368 0.039 0.237 0.329 0.342 687
Tyler Wade * Yankees 6 0.333 0.667 0.333 0.333 1 0 0.500 0.333 0.333 674
JT Riddle * Twins 6 0.333 0.333 0.333 0.333 1 0 0 0.333 0.333 674
Enrique Hernandez + Red Sox 124 0.239 0.280 0.425 0.218 1.778 0.065 0.226 0.298 0.387 670
Carlos Correa + Astros 128 0.254 0.280 0.415 0.234 1.633 0.063 0.172 0.305 0.383 660
Eric Sogard * Cubs 54 0.280 0.333 0.340 0.259 1.214 0.056 0.167 0.315 0.315 657
Didi Gregorius * Phillies 106 0.247 0.267 0.402 0.226 1.625 0.038 0.198 0.283 0.368 637
Andrelton Simmons + Twins 75 0.246 0.294 0.354 0.213 1.438 0.120 0.173 0.347 0.307 627
Paul DeJong + Cardinals 121 0.187 0.181 0.402 0.165 2.150 0.107 0.231 0.281 0.355 614
Niko Goodrum # Tigers 96 0.227 0.372 0.409 0.208 1.800 0.073 0.427 0.292 0.375 613
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Gleyber Torres + Yankees 124 0.243 0.299 0.290 0.210 1.192 0.137 0.161 0.347 0.250 583
Pat Valaika + Orioles 35 0.250 0.292 0.375 0.229 1.500 0.057 0.200 0.286 0.343 567
Marwin Gonzalez # Red Sox 103 0.207 0.254 0.299 0.175 1.444 0.097 0.194 0.320 0.252 563
Nicky Lopez * Royals 100 0.210 0.250 0.284 0.170 1.353 0.140 0.140 0.310 0.230 536
Jorge Polanco # Twins 114 0.206 0.247 0.304 0.184 1.476 0.070 0.193 0.272 0.272 514
Jonathan Villar # Mets 59 0.222 0.314 0.370 0.203 1.667 0.068 0.305 0.288 0.339 498
José Iglesias + Angels 116 0.265 0.308 0.345 0.259 1.300 0.017 0.172 0.284 0.336 480
Harold Castro * Tigers 43 0.256 0.345 0.256 0.233 1 0.093 0.233 0.326 0.233 480
Kyle Farmer + Reds 61 0.173 0.200 0.269 0.148 1.556 0.082 0.180 0.295 0.230 458
Amed Rosario + Indians 91 0.202 0.238 0.345 0.187 1.706 0.077 0.209 0.264 0.319 447
J.P. Crawford * Mariners 112 0.245 0.309 0.294 0.223 1.200 0.089 0.188 0.313 0.268 442
David Fletcher + Angels 137 0.264 0.301 0.287 0.248 1.088 0.036 0.124 0.285 0.270 433
Eugenio Suarez + Reds 122 0.140 0.172 0.318 0.123 2.267 0.098 0.369 0.238 0.279 431
Dansby Swanson + Braves 125 0.204 0.284 0.319 0.184 1.565 0.072 0.296 0.280 0.288 408
Mauricio Dubon + Giants 64 0.190 0.233 0.293 0.172 1.545 0.063 0.234 0.250 0.266 384
Gavin Lux * Dodgers 80 0.216 0.286 0.284 0.200 1.313 0.050 0.250 0.250 0.263 381
Willy Adames + Rays 110 0.181 0.250 0.324 0.173 1.789 0.045 0.345 0.218 0.309 375
Francisco Lindor # Mets 112 0.163 0.182 0.207 0.134 1.267 0.143 0.134 0.295 0.170 367
Ramon Urias + Orioles 52 0.170 0.241 0.277 0.154 1.625 0.096 0.327 0.250 0.250 363
Ha-Seong Kim + Padres 66 0.197 0.244 0.262 0.182 1.333 0.045 0.227 0.258 0.242 363
Player Team PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
Andres Gimenez * Indians 73 0.176 0.233 0.324 0.164 1.833 0.041 0.315 0.219 0.301 363
Erik Gonzalez + Pirates 97 0.221 0.250 0.337 0.216 1.524 0.021 0.175 0.237 0.330 361
Willi Castro # Tigers 108 0.196 0.271 0.284 0.185 1.450 0.046 0.287 0.241 0.269 331
Kevin Newman + Pirates 103 0.196 0.205 0.247 0.184 1.263 0.049 0.087 0.233 0.233 327
Hanser Alberto + Royals 57 0.218 0.250 0.364 0.211 1.667 0 0.123 0.228 0.351 324
Alan Trejo + Rockies 22 0.200 0.286 0.250 0.182 1.250 0.091 0.273 0.273 0.227 304
Edmundo Sosa + Cardinals 13 0.200 0.286 0.200 0.154 1 0.077 0.231 0.385 0.154 269
Jose Devers * Marlins 12 0.182 0.250 0.182 0.167 1 0 0.333 0.167 0.167 253
Leury Garcia # White Sox 77 0.192 0.275 0.233 0.182 1.214 0.039 0.286 0.221 0.221 198
Nick Ahmed + Diamondbacks 80 0.184 0.246 0.224 0.175 1.214 0.038 0.238 0.213 0.213 186
Ronald Torreyes + Phillies 5 0.200 0.500 0.200 0.200 1 0 0.600 0.200 0.200 181
Elvis Andrus + Athletics 114 0.143 0.176 0.171 0.132 1.200 0.061 0.193 0.193 0.158 173
Geraldo Perdomo # Diamondbacks 13 0.100 0.125 0.100 0.077 1 0.231 0.154 0.308 0.077 159
Pablo Reyes + Brewers 18 0.167 0.214 0.167 0.167 1 0 0.222 0.167 0.167 110
Daniel Robertson + Brewers 43 0.105 0.160 0.132 0.093 1.250 0.070 0.302 0.186 0.116 86
Orlando Arcia + Brewers 11 0.091 0.125 0.091 0.091 1 0 0.273 0.091 0.091 21
Vimael Machin * Athletics 19 0.059 0.091 0.059 0.053 1 0.105 0.316 0.158 0.053 16

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




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