Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Clayton Kershaw or Justin Verlander? It is a simple question that does not always have a simple answer. I assume that if you are here, you have questions about who is best in your match up or you need help changing someone's mind. I can't guarantee it will work, but good luck nonetheless.

If you are less interested in a Clayton Kershaw vs. Justin Verlander comparison and are more interested to see if one is tracking the other, then you are in luck! Click the “View Charts” link in the stat box to see how they compare over their careers. The data table and charts on these pages visualize how each player has progressed through their careers. They also summarizes both players' career performance.

Clayton Kershaw Justin Verlander
Bats Left Right
Throws Left Right
Position Starting Pitcher Starting Pitcher
Generation Millenial Millenial
Hall of Fame No No

Pitching Stats for Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander

Seasons Pitched

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander

Seasons Fielding

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Pct

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hitting Stats for Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander

Seasons Hitting

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Clayton Kershaw
Career
162 Game Avg.
Justin Verlander
Career
162 Game Avg.