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Red Sox-Cardinals hitting zones

Boston Red Sox
David Ortiz
Bats Left | Pitches charted 3,809
2013
AB
H
AVG
R
HR
RBI
Season
518
160
.309
84
30
103
Strengths
Bases loaded
.467
Runners at 2d and 3d
.368
3-0 sinker
.567
First inning
.336
Weaknesses
Slider from lefthander
.164
Changeup with zero strikes
.133
Late/close
.211
Two-strike four-seam fastball
.172
Strengths and weaknesses figures for 2012-2013
Balls in play by zone
This is the average shape of the MLB ballparks, built overlaying all ballparks shapes.
Cold zones
Chase zones
Hot zones
Power zones
Slugging percentage over .450
Ground balls
39%
Fly balls
62%
Strikeouts
14%
Dustin Pedroia
Bats Right | Pitches charted 5,410
2013
AB
H
AVG
R
HR
RBI
Season
641
193
.301
91
9
84
Strengths
Curve with two strikes
.350
Runners at 2d and 3rd
.360
Full-count four-seam fastball
.378
Behind in count
.300
Weaknesses
Bases loaded
.150
Sliders
.197
0-2 changeups
.111
First-pitch four-seam fastball
.200
Strengths and weaknesses figures for 2012-2013
Balls in play by zone
This is the average shape of the MLB ballparks, built overlaying all ballparks shapes.
Cold zones
Chase zones
Hot zones
Power zones
Slugging percentage over .450
Ground balls
49%
Fly balls
51%
Strikeouts
10%
Jacoby Ellsbury
Bats Left | Pitches charted 3,712
2013
AB
H
AVG
R
HR
RBI
Season
577
172
.298
92
9
53
Strengths
Bases loaded
.467
Four seam fastball, lefthander
.346
Ahead in the count
.386
Slider with no strikes
.500
Weaknesses
Behind in count
.185
Curveball with two strikes
.185
0-2 changeup
.136
Runner at 2d
.153
Strengths and weaknesses figures for 2012-2013
Balls in play by zone
This is the average shape of the MLB ballparks, built overlaying all ballparks shapes.
Cold zones
Chase zones
Hot zones
Power zones
Slugging percentage over .450
Ground balls
50%
Fly balls
51%
Strikeouts
14%
St. Louis Cardinals
Matt Holliday
Bats Right | Pitches charted 5,264
2013
AB
H
AVG
R
HR
RBI
Season
520
156
.300
103
22
94
Strengths
Splitters by RHP
.400
Curveballs by LHP
.394
Changeups by RHP
.300
Fastballs
.298
Weaknesses
Sliders
.259
Changeups by LHP
.237
Strengths and weaknesses figures for 2012-2013, including playoffs
Balls in play by zone
This is the average shape of the MLB ballparks, built overlaying all ballparks shapes.
Cold zones
Chase zones
Hot zones
Power zones
Slugging percentage over .450
Ground balls
47%
Fly balls
53%
Strikeouts
17%
Carlos Beltran
Bats Both | Pitches charted 3,480(left)
2013
AB
H
AVG
R
HR
RBI
Season
554
164
.296
79
24
84
Strengths
Fastballs by RHP
.344
Changeups by RHP
.331
Curveballs by LHP
.294
Weaknesses
Sliders by RHP
.209
Sliders by LHP
.188
Splitters by RHP
.189
Strengths and weaknesses figures for 2012-2013, including playoffs
Balls in play by zone
This is the average shape of the MLB ballparks, built overlaying all ballparks shapes.
Cold zones
Chase zones
Hot zones
Power zones
Slugging percentage over .450
Ground balls
41%
Fly balls
59%
Strikeouts
17%
Yadier Molina
Bats Right | Pitches charted 4,155
2013
AB
H
AVG
R
HR
RBI
Season
505
161
.319
68
12
80
Strengths
Fastballs by LHP
.414
Fastballs
.353
Changeups by RHP
.333
Weaknesses
Changeups by LHP
.136
Sliders by LHP
.179
Curveballs
.205
Strengths and weaknesses figures for 2012-2013
Balls in play by zone
This is the average shape of the MLB ballparks, built overlaying all ballparks shapes.
Cold zones
Chase zones
Hot zones
Power zones
Slugging percentage over .450
Ground balls
42%
Fly balls
58%
Strikeouts
10%

SOURCES: MLB, Baseball-reference.com, Brooks baseball

Chiqui Esteban/Globe Staff

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