The Since the All-Star Break Report

Nine to Know

Since the All-Star break…

  1. For batters with at least 150 PA, the leading batters are Jayson Werth and Andrew McCutchen at .355. Werth leads with a .444 OBP and leads with 11 homers.
  2. Bryce Harper, Yasiel Puig, and Adam Eaton have each been hit by five pitches.
  3. Paul Goldschmidt has received nine intentional walks.
  4. Pedro Alvarez has struck out 60 times in 174 AB. Mark Trumbo has 60 whiffs in 177 AB.
  5. Jorge De La Rosa leads the majors in wins (7-1).
  6. Craig Kimbrel leads with 18 saves.
  7. Junichi Tazawa leads with five blown saves, followed by Mariano Rivera‘s four blown saves.
  8. Batters are hitting Jeremy Guthrie at a .307 pace, Lance Lynn at a .282 rate, but just .173 against Max Scherzer and .189 against Yu Darvish.
  9. Yu Darvish has struck out 83 batters and Chris Carter has struck out 63 times.