Clayton Kershaw vs Whitey Ford Stats

Last Updated on February 13, 2024

Kershaw (210-92 career record) holds a 2.48 ERA and has allowed 6.8 hits per nine innings. He has a K/BB ratio of 4.40 and he has faced 10,683 batters in his career. So far in his pro baseball career, Kershaw has given up 2,055 hits and he has 2,944 strikeouts in 2,712 innings pitched. He has allowed 747 ER’s while holding a WHIP of 1.005 and having a FIP of 2.4.

Ford has taken the ball for 3,170 innings and has 1,956 strikeouts during his MLB career. His earned run average is 2.75 (967 ER’s allowed) and his WHIP is 1.215. He has surrendered 2,766 base knocks (7.9 hits per nine innings) and has 1,086 free passes. Ford (236-106 win-loss mark in his career) has earned a FIP of 3.26 while facing 13,036 hitters in the major leagues.

Clayton Kershaw vs Whitey Ford Stats

Tom Seaver Stat Whitey Ford
311 Wins 236
205 Losses 106
0.603 W-L% 0.690
2.86 Earned Run Average (ERA) 2.75
656 Games Played 498
647 Games Started 438
1.121 WHIP 1.215
2.62 Strikeout to Walk Ratio (SO/W) 1.80
7.5 Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings 7.9
1 Saves 11
4,783 Innings Pitched 3,170
3,971 Hits Allowed 2,766
1,674 Runs Allowed 1,107
1,521 Earned Runs Allowed 967
380 Home Runs Allowed 228
1,390 Walks 1,086
116 Intentional Walks 49
3,640 Strikeouts 1,956
19,369 Batters Faced 13,036
6.8 Strikeouts Per 9 Innings 5.6
3.04 Fielding Independent Pitching (FIP) 3.26

Clayton Kershaw has surrendered 100 hits in 131.2 innings in which he has pitched this year. His ERA is at 2.47 and he has punched out 137 batters. He has allowed 36 ER’s for the campaign with a K/BB ratio of 3.4. He is giving up 6.9 hits per nine innings and his WHIP is 1.067. Kershaw has a FIP of 4.03 and he has earned an ERA+ of 177.

Whitey Ford has allowed 40 hits in 44 innings in which he has pitched this year. His ERA is 1.64 and he has struck out 21 opposing hitters. He has conceded 8 earned runs on the season and has a strikeout to walk ratio of 2.3. He is giving up 8.2 hits per 9 innings and he has a WHIP of 1.114. Ford has a FIP of 2.79 and an ERA+ of 192.

Tom Seaver (1986) Stat Whitey Ford (1967)
7 Wins 2
13 Losses 4
0.350 W-L% 0.333
4.03 Earned Run Average (ERA) 1.64
28 Games Played 7
28 Games Started 7
1.338 WHIP 1.114
1.84 Strikeout to Walk Ratio (SO/W) 2.33
9.2 Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings 8.2
0 Saves 0
176.1 Innings Pitched 44.0
180 Hits Allowed 40
83 Runs Allowed 11
79 Earned Runs Allowed 8
17 Home Runs Allowed 2
56 Walks 9
2 Intentional Walks 0
103 Strikeouts 21
759 Batters Faced 173
5.3 Strikeouts Per 9 Innings 4.3
3.93 Fielding Independent Pitching (FIP) 2.79