About Errors

During Matt Chapman's 5-year Major League Baseball career, he had 53 errors, an average of 10.6 errors per season. 2020 was his best season with 5 errors and his worst season was 2018 when he had 20 errors. Matt Chapman is middlin' tier compared to similar player cohorts career totals, not clearly beating or being beat by Millenial (19.8102), mlb (47.2191), Y (228.282), 3B (79.7344), and USA (48.6987) player career averages. See the charts and graphs below that visualize this information in more detail.

Errors are charged to defensive players when they make a mistake leading to a runner getting on base or a runner advancing further than they should not have given the circustances. Dropping a fly ball and errant throws are examples of errors since these are expected to be reasonably acheivable. Generally, for Errors, lower is better. (Source)

Matt Chapman's Errors Per Season Line Chart

This line chart shows Matt Chapman's yearly Errors for each season of his Major League Baseball career. Also included, for comparison, are yearly player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, 3B, and players from their country of birth. For these groups, averages are calculated for each group's performance for the defined year.
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Matt Chapman's Cumulative Errors by Season

This line chart attempts to show shows Matt Chapman's progression over their entire career. Each year on the chart represents Matt Chapman's career total Errors at the end of that season.
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Matt Chapman's Errors Per Season Box Chart

This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Matt Chapman and related player groups by summarizing Errors for each season played by Matt Chapman. The box represents the middle 50% of the data for each player with the line in the box being the median value. The whiskers represent the ranges for the top and bottom 25% of the data. Review the spread and medians to draw your conclusions!
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Matt Chapman's Season Errors Stats Table

This table shows Matt Chapman's Errors stats per season for his full MLB career with the aggregations’ sum, average, minimum, maximum, and median. Also included, for comparison, are season player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, 3B, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each group for each year of Matt Chapman's career.

Note: "—" indicate there were no players for comparison for a specific year. Most commonly this happens for the hall of fame group where there may not have been a hall of famer playing that year.
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