Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Matchup

It doesn't matter if you are trying to make your next big bet or parlay, tweak your fantasy team, rub something in your buddy's face, or just want to understand the game better, it's always interesting to look at a matchup. Xander Bogaerts and Chris Sale have faced off against each other 15 times throughout their careers. Against Chris Sale, Xander Bogaerts has maintained a Batting Average of 0.417, higher than his career batting average of 0.292. Chris Sale's career opposing batting average is 0.219, lower than their face-off average, possibly underperforming against Xander Bogaerts. Xander Bogaerts's OPS against Chris Sale is 1.200, higher than his career OPS of 0.814.

Chris Sale has struck out Xander Bogaerts 2 times in 12 at-bats. Against Chris Sale, Xander Bogaerts strikes out every 7.500 plate appearances. Xander Bogaerts's career Plate Appearance per Strikeout is 5.46, striking out more often against Chris Sale than average. Chris Sale strikes out a batter every 3.271 plate appearances, striking out Xander Bogaerts less often than his average.

How Xander Bogaerts put the ball into play against Chris Sale

Balls and Strikes Thrown by Chris Sale to Xander Bogaerts

Matchup Details for Xander Bogaerts and Chris Sale

Stats that describe the matchup between Xander Bogaerts and Chris Sale including some career level stats for context.

Plate Appearances

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Plate Appearances
15
Xander Bogaerts Career Plate Appearances
5389
Chris Sale Career Batters Faced
6752

At Bats

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale At Bats
12
Xander Bogaerts Career At Bats
4834
Chris Sale Career At Bats Pitched
6199

Batting Average

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Batting Average
0.417
Xander Bogaerts Career Batting Average
0.292
Chris Sale Career Opposing Batting Average
0.219

Hits

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Hits
5
Xander Bogaerts Career Hits
1410
Chris Sale Career Hits Allowed
1362

Singles

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Singles
4
Xander Bogaerts Career Singles
931

Doubles

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Doubles
0
Xander Bogaerts Career Doubles
308

Triples

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Triples
0
Xander Bogaerts Career Triples
15

Home Runs

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Home Runs
1
Xander Bogaerts Career Home Runs
156
Chris Sale Career Home Runs Allowed
178

Grand Slams

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Grand Slams
0

In the Park Home Runs

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale In the Park Home Runs
0

In the Park Grand Slams

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale In the Park Grand Slams
0

Extra Base Hits

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Extra Base Hits
1
Xander Bogaerts Career Extra Base Hits
479

Home Runs Per at Bat

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Home Runs Per at Bat
0.083
Xander Bogaerts Career Home Runs Per at Bat
0.032
Chris Sale Career Home Runs Allowed per At Bat
0.028714308759477

Home Runs Per Hit

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Home Runs Per Hit
0.200
Xander Bogaerts Career Home Runs Per Hit
0.111
Chris Sale Career Home Runs Allowed Per Hit
0.13069016152717

Home Runs Per Strikeout

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.500
Xander Bogaerts Career Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.1580547112462
Chris Sale Career Home Runs Allowed Per Strikeout
0.086240310077519

Total Bases

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Total Bases
8
Xander Bogaerts Total Bases
2216

Times on Base

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Times on Base
8
Xander Bogaerts Career Times on Base
1917

On Base Pct

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale On Base Pct
0.533
Xander Bogaerts Career On Base Percentage
0.356

Slugging Pct

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Slugging Pct
0.667
Xander Bogaerts Career Slugging Percentage
0.458

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)
1.200
Xander Bogaerts Career OPS
0.814

Isolated Power

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Isolated Power
0.250
Xander Bogaerts Career Isolated Power
0.167

Gross Production Average

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Gross Production Average
0.407
Xander Bogaerts Career Gross Production Average
0.275

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.444
Xander Bogaerts Career Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.336
Chris Sale Career Opposing Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.29711417816813

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Runs Batted In (RBI)
1
Xander Bogaerts Career RBIs
683

Runs Created

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Runs Created
4.269
Xander Bogaerts Career Runs Created
807.03

Hit By Pitch

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Hit By Pitch
1
Xander Bogaerts Career Hit By Pitch
46
Chris Sale Career Batters Hit By Pitch
103

Outs

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Outs
5

Walks

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Walks
2
Xander Bogaerts Career Walks
461
Chris Sale Career Walks Allowed
387

Intentional Walks

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Intentional Walks
0
Xander Bogaerts Career Intentional Walks
20
Chris Sale Career Intentional Walks Allowed
15

Strikeouts

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Strikeouts
2
Xander Bogaerts Career Strikeouts
987
Chris Sale Career Strikeouts Thrown
2064

Plate Appearance Per Strikout

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Plate Appearance Per Strikout
7.500
Xander Bogaerts Career Plate Appearances Per Strikeout
5.46
Chris Sale Career Batters Faced per Strikeout
3.2713178294574

Walks Per Strikeout

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Walks Per Strikeout
1.000
Xander Bogaerts Career Walks Per Strikeout
0.47
Chris Sale Career Walks Allowed Per Strikeout
0.19476744186047

Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance
0.467
Xander Bogaerts Career Walks and Hits Per Plate Appearance
0.35089998144368
Chris Sale Career Walks and Hits Allowed Per Plate Appearance
0.26125592417062

Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference
0

Batter Reached due to Error

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Batter Reached due to Error
0

Batter Reached due to Interference

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Batter Reached due to Interference
0

Sacrifice Hits

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Sacrifice Hits
0
Xander Bogaerts Career Sacrifice Hits
5
Chris Sale Career Sacrifice Hits
20

Sacrifice Flies

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Sacrifice Flies
0
Xander Bogaerts Career Sacrifice Flies
43
Chris Sale Career Sacrifice Flies
28

Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)
0
Xander Bogaerts Career Ground into Double Play
114
Chris Sale Career Double Plays Enabled
115

Ground into Triple Play

Xander Bogaerts vs. Chris Sale Ground into Triple Play
0