Nine to Know
Since the All-Star break…
- 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.
- Bryce Harper, Yasiel Puig, and Adam Eaton have each been hit by five pitches.
- Paul Goldschmidt has received nine intentional walks.
- Pedro Alvarez has struck out 60 times in 174 AB. Mark Trumbo has 60 whiffs in 177 AB.
- Jorge De La Rosa leads the majors in wins (7-1).
- Craig Kimbrel leads with 18 saves.
- Junichi Tazawa leads with five blown saves, followed by Mariano Rivera‘s four blown saves.
- 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.
- Yu Darvish has struck out 83 batters and Chris Carter has struck out 63 times.