Boston Red Sox vs St. Louis Cardinals Stats

Team Offense

Boston Red Sox Team Offense St. Louis Cardinals
153 Games Played 151
5,782 Plate Appearances 5,608
5,191 At-Bats 5,005
794 Runs Scored 645
1,361 Hits 1,210
324 Doubles 248
22 Triples 20
205 Home Runs 174
751 Runs Batted In 623
39 Stolen Bases 81
21 Caught Stealing 21
481 Walks 445
1,306 Strikeouts 1,256
.262 Batting Average .242
.329 On-Base Percentage .311
.452 Slugging Percentage .404
0.781 OPS 0.715
105 OPS+ 98
2,344 Total Bases 2,020
90 Grounded Into Double Play 89
1,009 Left on Base 1,010

The are even in runs with the on the season having a total of 0. With 1,361, the Red Sox have tallied more hits than the Cardinals on the season. On the year, the Red Sox have the better offense, averaging 5.2 runs/game. With respect to being rung up on strikes, St. Louis has recorded 1,256 so far this year, and Boston has 1,306. The Red Sox hold a batting average of .262 and the Cardinals have accrued an average of .242. When looking at the offenses, Boston is sitting with an OBP of .329 and St. Louis holds strong at .311.

Team Pitching

Boston Red Sox Team Pitching St. Louis Cardinals
4.6 Runs Allowed Per Game 4.2
88 Wins 82
65 Losses 69
.575 Win-Loss Percentage .543
4.25 Earned Run Average (ERA) 4.0
0 Complete Games 3
6 Team Shutouts 15
0 Complete Game Shutouts 1
46 Saves 46
1,340 Innings Pitched 1,324
1,337 Hits Allowed 1,144
710 Runs Allowed 630
633 Earned Runs Allowed 585
167 Home Runs Allowed 140
513 Walks Allowed 567
28 Intentional Walks Allowed 30
1,433 Strikeouts 1,134
77 Balks 82
57 Wild Pitches 63
5,812 Batters Faced 5,649
6 Balks 4
112 ERA+ 97
3.97 FIP 4.29
1.381 WHIP 1.292
9.0 Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings 7.8
1.1 Homeruns Allowed Per 9 Innings 1.0
3.4 Walks Per 9 Innings 3.9
9.6 Strikeouts Per 9 Innings 7.7
2.8 Strikeout to Walk Ratio 2.0
1,082 Left on Base 1,047

The Boston Red Sox have given up more runs per contest than the St. Louis Cardinals for the season, with a rate of 4.64. Having earned 1,337, the Red Sox have given up more hits than the Cardinals for the season. On the year, St. Louis has the more dominant pitching staff, having a team earned run average of 3.98. In reference to striking out their opponent, the Red Sox have tallied 1,433 on the year while the Cardinals have accumulated 1,134. The Cardinals are the better of these two pitching staffs when talking about conceding homeruns with 140. In terms of team pitching stats, Boston has a WHIP of 1.381 and St. Louis sits at 1.292. Boston has an equal amount of saves as St. Louis on the campaign with 46. With a total of 86, the Boston Red Sox haven’t notched as many holds as the St. Louis Cardinals on the year. So far this season, St. Louis has the more dominant bullpen when discussing save % sitting at 71%. Pertaining to runners inherited, the Red Sox have notched a total of 257 over the course of the season, and the Cardinals are sitting with 262.

Team Bullpen

Boston Red Sox Team Relief Pitching St. Louis Cardinals
527 Games in Relief 520
153 Games Finished 148
40 Wins in Relief 30
21 Losses in Relief 24
70 Save Opportunities 65
46 Saves 46
24 Blown Saves 19
66.0% Save Percentage 71.0%
161 Save Situations 168
86 Holds 101
257 Inherited Runners 262
77 Inherited Runners Scored 97
30.0% Inherited Score Percentage 37.0%
1.005 Average Leverage Index 1.009
182 High Leverage Situations 152
127 Medium Leverage Situations 134
205 Low Leverage Situations 219
260 Times Entered With Lead 261
73 Times Entered in Tie 52
194 Times Entered When Behind 207
167 Inherited Runners 159
360 Times Entered With Bases Empty 361
139 Multiple Inning Appearances 145

Team Fielding

Boston Red Sox Team Fielding St. Louis Cardinals
.658 Defensive Efficiency .716
5,473 Defensive Chances 5,460
4,020 Putouts 3,972
1,349 Assists 1,406
104 Errors 82
136 Double Plays 121
.981 Fielding Percentage .985

When discussing assists, the Red Sox have a total of 1,349 on the year, and the Cardinals have accumulated 1,406. Over the course of the season, Boston doesn’t defend quite as well, riding a fielding percentage of .981. Having earned 104, Boston has compiled more errors than St. Louis on the season. The Boston Red Sox have compiled more putouts than the St. Louis Cardinals this season with a total of 4,020.