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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Paul Molitor (1995) vs. Paul Waner (1941) vs. Tony Gwynn (1998) vs. Rod Carew (1984) vs. Zack Wheat (1926) vs. Wade Boggs (1996)
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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+
1Paul Molitor1995381305985256314231215601206157.270.350.423.772222105341101
2Paul Waner1941381063853294588102250155514.267.372.328.70110810012103
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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
1Paul Molitor1995381305983200-12-7-0.721141.3.495.4961.3-1.114$4,500,000
2Paul Waner1941381063855-20-2-4-3-0.413100.9.497.4991.2-0.712
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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
1Paul Molitor199538400825.5109.278.270.269.350.343.423.425.772.768101.5222.00.2.763.291.15213.3
2Paul Waner194138257394.190.275.267.260.372.330.328.366.701.696103.4944.00.4.641.216.0611.3
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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
1Paul Molitor1995382.00.26200.910.8-9.9%.981.0-0.1-0.1%2.1%-2.1%.34-0.5%11.01.00.9011.30
2Paul Waner1941384.00.43300.75.8-5.1%.970.40.3-1.1%1.0%-2.1%.37-2.8%9.01.00.994.21.9816
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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
1Paul Molitor1995382.5%9.5%10.2%8.0%34%0.939.235.08.80.871.0776%22%7.4%17%
2Paul Waner1941380.5%3.6%14.3%3.6%16%0.2523.5164.56.61.8181%
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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
1Paul Molitor1995386025%270120100%90300000512201138%37288532261016
2Paul Waner1941387031%1581420%0301100072032242%2923572412111
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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
1Paul Molitor19953859822.2%142203000015091146917342.9%105109.5%611931.2%3244814.8%281760.7%261350.0%0
2Paul Waner19413832382.7%88164021.982113200201701014.3%351542.9%2284318.9%271970.4%7342.9%62
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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
1Paul Molitor19953853619773.69118860.2%22.1%11.1%31.3%35.5%77.9%0.5%46.9%85.7%28.7%5.6%30418.5%995112.3%664384315.4%6210
2Paul Waner194138
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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
1Tony Gwynn19983814605741730170024.298.322.404.7262320101
2Wade Boggs1996381041381620020025.158.200.211.411810100
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