Player Comparison: Clayton Kershaw vs. Justin Verlander

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Compare player statistics for: Clayton Kershaw career vs. Justin Verlander career.
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Rk Name From To Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB OPS+
1Clayton Kershaw2008202120-33353840692461121111401034210.162.205.185.390128154109109
2Justin Verlander2005202022-3724605025000100024.100.100.100.2005201000-46

Value

Value
Rk Name From To Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary
1Clayton Kershaw2008202120-33353840-89-320117282.81282.9.508.5012.90.028$257,701,142
2Justin Verlander2005202022-372460-130009-5-0.50-5-0.5.479.500-0.50.0-5$259,515,000

Advanced

Advanced
Rk Name From To Age Outs RC RC/G AIR BAbip BA lgBA OBP lgOBP SLG lgSLG OPS lgOPS OPS+ OWn% BtRuns BtWins TotA SecA ISO PwrSpd
1Clayton Kershaw2008202120-33705331.398.230.162.255.205.323.185.408.390.7319.086-88.4-8.9.281.074.0231.0
2Justin Verlander2005202022-375710.5103.192.100.261.100.327.100.419.200.747-46.014-10.4-1.0.106.000.000

Win Probability

Win Probability
Rk Name From To Age BtRuns BtWins Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch cWPA cWPA+ cWPA- acLI cClutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI PHlev AB
1Clayton Kershaw2008202120-33-2.7-0.3852-8.56.9-15.4%.94-8.8-0.2-5.5%4.3%-9.8%1.00-0.2%-102.5-10.51.00-96.63.865
2Justin Verlander2005202022-370.00.060-1.10.2-1.3%1.00-1.20.1-0.7%0.1%-0.8%.94-0.1%-14.6-1.51.04-13.30

Ratio

Ratio
Rk Name From To Age HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% SO/W AB/SO AB/HR AB/RBI GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB
1Clayton Kershaw2008202120-330.1%25.0%4.1%1.6%12%6.183.3692.017.32.384.4557%12%0.8%9%
2Justin Verlander2005202022-370.0%40.0%0.0%0.0%0%2.150.01.603.1343%8%0.0%10%

Baserunning

Baserunning
Rk Name From To Age ROE XI RS% SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS OOB OOB1 OOB2 OOB3 OOBHm BT XBT% 1stS 1stS2 1stS3 1stD 1stD3 1stDH 2ndS 2ndS3 2ndSH
1Clayton Kershaw2008202120-3315030%23910100000101419221423%312378801375
2Justin Verlander2005202022-370040%600000000000000000%110000000

Situational

Situational
Hits Pinch Hitting Home Runs SH GIDP PrdOut BaseRunners Advances
Rk Name From To Age PA Ptn% H Inf Bnt AB H HR RBI PHlev All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd IP Att Suc % Opp DP % Opp Suc % BR BRS BRS% <2,3B Scr % 0,2B Adv % PAu
1Clayton Kershaw2008202120-3384072.5%11216350003.8610351010015110972.2%181158.3%1896031.8%591427.1%33927.3%332575.8%0
2Justin Verlander2005202022-376033.3%510000000300000131076.9%17211.8%21523.8%4712.1%300.0%33100.0%0

Pitches

Pitches
Rk Name From To Age PA Pit Pit/PA Str Str% L/Str S/Str F/Str I/Str AS/Str I/Bll AS/Pit Con 1stS 30% 30c 30s 20% 20c 20s 31% 31c 31s L/SO S/SO L/SO% PAu Pitu Stru
1Clayton Kershaw2008202120-3384230733.65215370.1%29.6%16.6%26.3%27.5%70.4%0.0%49.3%76.4%29.6%2.5%2108.4%71113.9%3345714227.1%000
2Justin Verlander2005202022-37602023.3714973.8%20.8%25.5%29.5%24.2%79.2%0.0%58.4%67.8%58.3%1.7%108.3%521.7%1161525.0%000

Postseason

Postseason
Rk Name From To Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1Clayton Kershaw2008202020-3238523926100000613.154.267.180.446700700
2Justin Verlander2006201923-3631760000000004.000.000.000.000000100
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