Buster Posey Career Passed Balls Overview
During Buster Posey's 12-year Major League Baseball career, he had a lifetime total of
27 passed balls, an average of 2.25 passed balls per season. 2009 was his best season
with 0 passed balls and his worst season was 2014 when he had
5 passed balls. Buster Posey is middlin' tier compared to similar player cohorts career totals, not clearly beating or
being beat by USA (5.62778), Millenial (2.6125), Y (14.9636), mlb (5.37004), and C (31.4503) player career averages. See the charts and graphs below that
visualize this information in more detail.
Passed balls are a catcher specific statistic. A passed ball is charged to a catcher or team when a player is unable to handle a pitch that is thought to be reasonably handled and a baserunner is able to take an additional base they would have otherwise not been able to take. Generally, for Passed Balls, lower is better. (Source
Buster Posey Lifetime Passed Balls
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Buster Posey Passed Balls By Year Line Chart
This line chart shows Buster Posey's yearly Passed Balls
for each season of his Major League Baseball career. Also included, for comparison,
are yearly player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, C, and players from their
country of birth. For these groups, averages are calculated for each group's performance for the defined year.
Buster Posey Cumulative Passed Balls by Year
This line chart attempts to show show how Buster Posey's career Passed Balls progressed by year.
Each year on the chart represents Buster Posey's career Passed Balls at the end of that season.
Buster Posey Passed Balls By Year Box Chart
This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Buster Posey and related player groups by summarizing Passed Balls
for each season played by Buster Posey. 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!
Buster Posey Passed Balls Per Season Stats Table
This table shows Buster Posey Passed Balls 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,
C, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each
group for each year of Buster Posey 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.