Clayton Kershaw's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Overview

Clayton Kershaw's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game was 7.045 for his 14-year Major League Baseball career. 2015 was his best season when his Strikeouts Thrown Per Game was 9.121 and his worst season was 2008 when his Strikeouts Thrown Per Game was 4.545. Clayton Kershaw outperformed similar player cohorts when comparing career totals, besting USA (1.82376), Millenial (2.14221), Y (3.61121), mlb (1.83473), and SP (2.48711) player career averages. See the charts and graphs below that visualize this information in more detail.

Strikeouts per game is a metric that shows, on average, how many strikeouts a pitcher or team's pitchers throw per game. It's caluclated by dividing strikeouts by games played for a given period. Generally, for Strikeouts Thrown Per Game, higher is better. (Source)

Clayton Kershaw's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Per Season Line Chart

This line chart shows Clayton Kershaw's yearly Strikeouts Thrown Per Game for each season of his Major League Baseball career. Also included, for comparison, are yearly player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, SP, 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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Clayton Kershaw Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Change by Season

This waterfall chart attempts to show how Clayton Kershaw's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game changed season over season. This data is cumulative for each season, each column represents the career Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Clayton Kershaw had at that season in his career.
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Clayton Kershaw's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Per Season Box Chart

This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Clayton Kershaw and related player groups by summarizing Strikeouts Thrown Per Game for each season played by Clayton Kershaw. 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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Clayton Kershaw's Season Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Stats Table

This table shows Clayton Kershaw's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game 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, SP, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each group for each year of Clayton Kershaw'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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