About On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS) is a metric used to quantify a players hitting power and ability to get on base. It's caluclated by summing the slugging percentage and on base percentage for a player or team over a given time period. Generally, for On Base Plus Slugging (OPS), higher is better. (Source)

Shohei Ohtani and Babe Ruth's On Base Plus Slugging (OPS) Per Season Comparison Line Chart

This bar chart compares Shohei Ohtani's and Babe Ruth’s On Base Plus Slugging (OPS) for each season of their Major League careers. The data is displayed by player season number instead of the season year to allow for better comparisons as the players progressed through their careers.
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Shohei Ohtani and Babe Ruth's Per Season On Base Plus Slugging (OPS) Box Plot

This chart attempts to draw a comparison between Shohei Ohtani and Babe Ruth by summarizing their On Base Plus Slugging (OPS) for each season they played. 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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Shohei Ohtani and Babe Ruth's On Base Plus Slugging (OPS) Comparison Data Table

This table shows Shohei Ohtani and Babe Ruth's On Base Plus Slugging (OPS) statistics by season for their full MLB careers. Included with the raw season stats are the aggregations’ sum, average, minimum, maximum, and median. The data is displayed by season number instead of by calendar year to allow for better comparisons as the players progressed through their careers. Because not all players have the same career lengths, seasons not completed will display "—"
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