Player Batting Comparison Finder

Data runs from 1871 to 2020. Stats relying on play-by-play data are complete back to 1973, mostly complete back to 1950, and somewhat complete back to 1916.

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Sam West (1937) vs. Zack Wheat (1920) vs. Tony Gwynn (1992) vs. Fred Clarke (1905) vs. Jack Tobin (1924) vs. Ginger Beaumont (1909)
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   select                                 player_ID,
                name_common as player,
                CONCAT('/players/',LOWER(LEFT(bio.player_ID,1)),'/',bio.player_ID,'.shtml') as player_link,
                year_ID,
                min(year_ID) as year_min,
                max(year_ID) as year_max,
                if(min(year_ID)=max(year_ID), (IF(birth_baseball,year_ID - birth_baseball, NULL)), (IF(birth_baseball,concat(min(year_ID-birth_baseball),'-',max(year_ID-birth_baseball)), NULL))) as age,

                SUM(a.G) AS G, SUM(a.PA) AS PA, SUM(a.AB) AS AB, SUM(a.R) AS R, SUM(a.H) AS H, SUM(a.H - (a.2B + a.3B + a.HR)) as 1B, SUM(a.2B) AS 2B, SUM(a.3B) AS 3B, SUM(a.HR) AS HR, SUM(a.RBI) AS RBI, SUM(a.SB) AS SB, SUM(a.CS) AS CS, SUM(a.BB) AS BB, SUM(a.SO) AS SO,
ROUND(IF(SUM(a.AB) = 0, NULL, ROUND(SUM(a.H)  / SUM(a.AB),10)),3) as batting_avg, ROUND(IF(SUM(a.AB + IFNULL(a.BB,0) + IFNULL(a.HBP,0) + IFNULL(a.SF,0)) = 0, NULL, ROUND(SUM(a.H + IFNULL(a.BB,0) + IFNULL(a.HBP,0)) / SUM(a.AB + IFNULL(a.BB,0) + IFNULL(a.HBP,0) + IFNULL(a.SF,0)),10)),3) as onbase_perc, ROUND(IF(SUM(a.AB) = 0, NULL, ROUND(SUM(a.H + a.2B + (2 * a.3B) + (3 * a.HR)) / SUM(a.AB), 10)),3) as slugging_perc, ROUND(IF(SUM(a.AB + IFNULL(a.BB,0) + IFNULL(a.HBP,0) + IFNULL(a.SF,0)) = 0, NULL, ROUND(SUM(a.H + IFNULL(a.BB,0) + IFNULL(a.HBP,0)) / SUM(a.AB + IFNULL(a.BB,0) + IFNULL(a.HBP,0) + IFNULL(a.SF,0)),10)) + IF(SUM(a.AB) = 0, NULL, ROUND(SUM(a.H + a.2B + (2 * a.3B) + (3 * a.HR)) / SUM(a.AB), 10)),3) as onbase_plus_slugging ,
SUM(a.H + a.2B + (2 * a.3B) + (3 * a.HR)) AS TB, if(sum(a.GIDP is null and AB is not null)/count(*) < .30, SUM(a.GIDP), null) AS GIDP, SUM(a.HBP) AS HBP, SUM(a.SH) AS SH, SUM(a.SF) AS SF, SUM(a.IBB) AS IBB


     from post_batting a
     join bio using (player_ID)
     
    where player_ID=? and year_ID >= ? and year_ID <= ? and team_ID != 'TOT'
 group by player_ID
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Rk Name Year 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+
1Sam West19373212250645768150374758114628.328.390.473.86221603116
2Zack Wheat1920321486435838919126139738104821.328.385.463.84827066140
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Value

Value
Rk Name Year Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary
1Sam West19373212250613212-1171.518353.3.513.5093.10.133
2Zack Wheat19203214864330-102-7232.519424.7.518.5164.5-0.740
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Advanced

Advanced
Rk Name Year Age Outs RC RC/G AIR BAbip BA lgBA OBP lgOBP SLG lgSLG OPS lgOPS OPS+ OWn% BtRuns BtWins TotA SecA ISO PwrSpd
1Sam West193732311847.1117.339.328.290.390.365.473.432.862.797116.63712.41.1.854.245.1441.8
2Zack Wheat1920324081006.793.329.328.280.385.334.463.372.848.706140.73130.23.2.826.214.1368.5
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Win Probability

Win Probability
Rk Name Year Age BtRuns BtWins Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch cWPA cWPA+ cWPA- acLI cClutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI PHlev AB
1Sam West19373212.31.14700.69.0-8.3%1.041.7-1.10.1%1.4%-1.3%.27-0.5%20.81.90.9222.61.8213
2Zack Wheat19203230.13.25834.313.5-9.2%1.112.91.017.8%48.4%-30.6%6.381.3%38.44.00.9830.20
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Ratio

Ratio
Rk Name Year 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
1Sam West1937321.4%5.5%9.1%9.5%32%0.6116.365.37.90.9983%
2Zack Wheat1920321.4%3.3%7.5%7.5%25%0.4427.864.88.01.1986%
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Baserunning

Baserunning
Rk Name Year 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
1Sam West1937327032%2341150%1100001031020350%41251474330822
2Zack Wheat19203214034%22881240%560202312033861826%352575501878
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Situational

Situational
Hits Pinch Hitting Home Runs SH GIDP PrdOut BaseRunners Advances
Rk Name Year 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
1Sam West19373246684.8%150133001.82706604303125571729.8%2884917.0%201155.0%221463.6%40
2Zack Wheat19203256073.8%191000090470540697391743.6%3416218.2%301550.0%171164.7%83
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Pitches

Pitches
Rk Name Year 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
1Sam West193732
2Zack Wheat192032
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Postseason

Postseason
Rk Name Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1Zack Wheat192032728272920020012.333.357.407.76511001
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