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 Kershaw2008202120-33357847698461131111401034211.162.205.185.390129154110109
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 Kershaw2008202120-33357847-90-320118282.81282.8.508.5012.90.028$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 Kershaw2008202120-33711331.299.230.162.255.205.323.185.409.390.7329.085-89.6-9.0.280.073.0231.0
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 Kershaw2008202120-33-89.5-9.0859-8.56.9-15.5%.94-9.0-0.1-5.5%4.3%-9.8%1.00-0.2%-104.0-10.61.00-98.13.845
2Justin Verlander2005202022-37-10.4-1.060-1.10.2-1.3%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%24.9%4.0%1.5%12%6.213.3698.017.52.364.3358%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%24210100000101419221423%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 Kershaw2008202120-3384772.4%11317350003.8410351010015311071.9%183158.2%1916131.9%595427.1%34926.5%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 Kershaw2008202120-3384930923.64216970.1%29.6%16.6%26.2%27.6%70.4%0.0%49.4%76.5%29.6%2.5%2108.4%71113.9%3345714327.0%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 Kershaw2008202020-3238523926100000613.154.267.179.446700700
2Justin Verlander2006201923-3631760000000004.000.000.000.000000100
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