Cal Ripken Jr. Career Errors Overview
During Cal Ripken Jr.'s 21-year Major League Baseball career, he had a lifetime total of
294 errors, an average of 14 errors per season. 1981 was his best season
with 3 errors and his worst season was 1984 when he had
26 errors. Cal Ripken Jr. underperformed similar player cohorts when comparing career totals, not beating
USA (48.6987), Baby Boomers (44.1198), Y (228.282), mlb (47.2191), and SS (103.072) 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
Cal Ripken Jr. Lifetime Errors
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Cal Ripken Jr. Errors By Year Line Chart
This line chart shows Cal Ripken Jr.'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, SS, and players from their
country of birth. For these groups, averages are calculated for each group's performance for the defined year.
Cal Ripken Jr. Cumulative Errors by Year
This line chart attempts to show show how Cal Ripken Jr.'s career Errors progressed by year.
Each year on the chart represents Cal Ripken Jr.'s career Errors at the end of that season.
Cal Ripken Jr. Errors By Year Box Chart
This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Cal Ripken Jr. and related player groups by summarizing Errors
for each season played by Cal Ripken Jr.. 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!
Cal Ripken Jr. Errors Per Season Stats Table
This table shows Cal Ripken Jr. 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,
SS, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each
group for each year of Cal Ripken Jr. 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.