Oakland Athletics vs St. Louis Cardinals Stats

Team Offense

Oakland Athletics Team Offense St. Louis Cardinals
152 Games Played 151
5,720 Plate Appearances 5,608
5,055 At-Bats 5,005
692 Runs Scored 645
1,202 Hits 1,210
260 Doubles 248
18 Triples 20
186 Home Runs 174
648 Runs Batted In 623
84 Stolen Bases 81
18 Caught Stealing 21
510 Walks 445
1,262 Strikeouts 1,256
.238 Batting Average .242
.316 On-Base Percentage .311
.407 Slugging Percentage .404
0.723 OPS 0.715
101 OPS+ 98
2,056 Total Bases 2,020
98 Grounded Into Double Play 89
999 Left on Base 1,010

When looking at the offenses, Oakland is sitting with an OBP of .316 while St. Louis is looking at .311. The Athletics have earned a team batting average of .238 and the Cardinals hold an average of .242. In regard to strikeouts, St. Louis has 1,256 over the course of the season, and Oakland has 1,262. So far this year, the Athletics have the more potent offense, earning 4.6 runs per game. With 1,202, the Athletics haven’t earned as many base knocks as the Cardinals for the season. The are sitting with the same amount of runs as the so far this year having accumulated 0.

Team Pitching

Oakland Athletics Team Pitching St. Louis Cardinals
4.2 Runs Allowed Per Game 4.2
82 Wins 82
70 Losses 69
.539 Win-Loss Percentage .543
3.93 Earned Run Average (ERA) 4.0
3 Complete Games 3
11 Team Shutouts 15
3 Complete Game Shutouts 1
38 Saves 46
1,347 Innings Pitched 1,324
1,274 Hits Allowed 1,144
631 Runs Allowed 630
588 Earned Runs Allowed 585
172 Home Runs Allowed 140
408 Walks Allowed 567
11 Intentional Walks Allowed 30
1,251 Strikeouts 1,134
58 Balks 82
63 Wild Pitches 63
5,680 Batters Faced 5,649
2 Balks 4
106 ERA+ 97
4.00 FIP 4.29
1.248 WHIP 1.292
8.5 Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings 7.8
1.1 Homeruns Allowed Per 9 Innings 1.0
2.7 Walks Per 9 Innings 3.9
8.4 Strikeouts Per 9 Innings 7.7
3.1 Strikeout to Walk Ratio 2.0
1,006 Left on Base 1,047

In relation to inherited base runners, the Athletics have accounted for 167 this year, and the Cardinals have 262. So far this season, St. Louis is the more superior bullpen in reference to save percentage sitting at 71%. With a total of 69, the Oakland Athletics have less holds than the St. Louis Cardinals this year. Oakland has accounted for less saves than St. Louis on the campaign with 38. In reference to pitching, Oakland owns a WHIP of 1.248 and St. Louis sits at 1.292. The Cardinals are the better of these two pitching staffs in reference to conceding homeruns having 140. In regard to getting strikeouts, the Athletics have accrued a total of 1,251 for the season and the Cardinals have recorded 1,134. On the year, Oakland is the better of these two pitching staffs, with a team ERA of 3.93. With 1,274, the Athletics have surrendered more base knocks than the Cardinals for the season. The Oakland Athletics have allowed less runs per game than the St. Louis Cardinals on the campaign, with a rate of 4.15.

Team Bullpen

Oakland Athletics Team Relief Pitching St. Louis Cardinals
471 Games in Relief 520
149 Games Finished 148
27 Wins in Relief 30
20 Losses in Relief 24
65 Save Opportunities 65
38 Saves 46
27 Blown Saves 19
58.0% Save Percentage 71.0%
134 Save Situations 168
69 Holds 101
167 Inherited Runners 262
59 Inherited Runners Scored 97
35.0% Inherited Score Percentage 37.0%
.983 Average Leverage Index 1.009
136 High Leverage Situations 152
112 Medium Leverage Situations 134
215 Low Leverage Situations 219
216 Times Entered With Lead 261
54 Times Entered in Tie 52
201 Times Entered When Behind 207
114 Inherited Runners 159
357 Times Entered With Bases Empty 361
100 Multiple Inning Appearances 145

Team Fielding

Oakland Athletics Team Fielding St. Louis Cardinals
.698 Defensive Efficiency .716
5,350 Defensive Chances 5,460
4,043 Putouts 3,972
1,241 Assists 1,406
66 Errors 82
111 Double Plays 121
.988 Fielding Percentage .985

In relation to assists, the Athletics have 1,241 for the season, and the Cardinals have 1,406. So far this season, Oakland has the better defense, with a fielding percentage of .988. Holding a total of 66, Oakland hasn’t recorded as many errors as St. Louis this year. The Oakland Athletics have notched more putouts than the St. Louis Cardinals for the season having earned a total of 4,043.