Derek Jeter's Fielding Percentage Overview

Derek Jeter's Fielding Percentage was 0.976 for his 20-year Major League Baseball career. 2010 was his best season when his Fielding Percentage was 0.989 and his worst season was 2000 when his Fielding Percentage was 0.961. Derek Jeter is middlin' tier compared to similar player cohorts career totals, not clearly beating or being beat by USA (0.971908), Gen X (0.978253), Y (0.969852), mlb (0.972288), and SS (0.958561) player career averages. See the charts and graphs below that visualize this information in more detail.

Fielding percentage is a metric that shows how often a player or team is successfull in recording an out or assist compared to the chances given. It is calculated by dividing chances accepted by total changes for a player or team over a given time period. Generally, for Fielding Percentage, higher is better. (Source)

Derek Jeter's Fielding Percentage Per Season Line Chart

This line chart shows Derek Jeter's yearly Fielding Percentage for each season of his Major League Baseball career. Also included, for comparison, are yearly player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, SS, 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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Derek Jeter Fielding Percentage Change by Season

This waterfall chart attempts to show how Derek Jeter's Fielding Percentage changed season over season. This data is cumulative for each season, each column represents the career Fielding Percentage Derek Jeter had at that season in his career.
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Derek Jeter's Fielding Percentage Per Season Box Chart

This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Derek Jeter and related player groups by summarizing Fielding Percentage for each season played by Derek Jeter. 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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Derek Jeter's Season Fielding Percentage Stats Table

This table shows Derek Jeter's Fielding Percentage 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, SS, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each group for each year of Derek Jeter'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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