Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw 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. Shohei Ohtani and Clayton Kershaw have faced off against each other 8 times throughout their careers. Against Clayton Kershaw, Shohei Ohtani has maintained a Batting Average of 0.000, lower than his career batting average of 0.267. Clayton Kershaw's career opposing batting average is 0.209, higher than their face-off average, possibly overperforming against Shohei Ohtani. Shohei Ohtani's OPS against Clayton Kershaw is 0.000, lower than his career OPS of 0.886.

Clayton Kershaw has struck out Shohei Ohtani 3 times in 8 at-bats. Against Clayton Kershaw, Shohei Ohtani strikes out every 2.667 plate appearances. Shohei Ohtani's career Plate Appearance per Strikeout is 3.71, striking out less often against Clayton Kershaw than average. Clayton Kershaw strikes out a batter every 3.620 plate appearances, striking out Shohei Ohtani more often than his average.

How Shohei Ohtani put the ball into play against Clayton Kershaw

Balls and Strikes Thrown by Clayton Kershaw to Shohei Ohtani

Matchup Details for Shohei Ohtani and Clayton Kershaw

Stats that describe the matchup between Shohei Ohtani and Clayton Kershaw including some career level stats for context.

Plate Appearances

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Plate Appearances
8
Shohei Ohtani Career Plate Appearances
2269
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Faced
10160

At Bats

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw At Bats
8
Shohei Ohtani Career At Bats
1986
Clayton Kershaw Career At Bats Pitched
9346

Batting Average

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Batting Average
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Batting Average
0.267
Clayton Kershaw Career Opposing Batting Average
0.209

Hits

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Hits
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Hits
530
Clayton Kershaw Career Hits Allowed
1955

Singles

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Singles
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Singles
279

Doubles

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Doubles
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Doubles
103

Triples

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Triples
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Triples
21

Home Runs

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Home Runs
127
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed
206

Grand Slams

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Grand Slams
0

In the Park Home Runs

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw In the Park Home Runs
0

In the Park Grand Slams

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw In the Park Grand Slams
0

Extra Base Hits

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Extra Base Hits
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Extra Base Hits
251

Home Runs Per at Bat

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per at Bat
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Home Runs Per at Bat
0.064
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed per At Bat
0.022041515086668

Home Runs Per Hit

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per Hit
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Home Runs Per Hit
0.24
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed Per Hit
0.10537084398977

Home Runs Per Strikeout

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.20751633986928
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed Per Strikeout
0.073387958674742

Total Bases

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Total Bases
0
Shohei Ohtani Total Bases
1056

Times on Base

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Times on Base
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Times on Base
803

On Base Pct

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw On Base Pct
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career On Base Percentage
0.354

Slugging Pct

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Slugging Pct
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Slugging Percentage
0.532

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career OPS
0.886

Isolated Power

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Isolated Power
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Isolated Power
0.265

Gross Production Average

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Gross Production Average
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Gross Production Average
0.292

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.321
Clayton Kershaw Career Opposing Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.27491354919837

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Runs Batted In (RBI)
0
Shohei Ohtani Career RBIs
342

Runs Created

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Runs Created
-1.164
Shohei Ohtani Career Runs Created
370.14

Hit By Pitch

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Hit By Pitch
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Hit By Pitch
13
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Hit By Pitch
39

Outs

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Outs
5

Walks

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Walks
260
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks Allowed
629

Intentional Walks

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Intentional Walks
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Intentional Walks
37
Clayton Kershaw Career Intentional Walks Allowed
27

Strikeouts

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Strikeouts
3
Shohei Ohtani Career Strikeouts
612
Clayton Kershaw Career Strikeouts Thrown
2807

Plate Appearance Per Strikout

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Plate Appearance Per Strikout
2.667
Shohei Ohtani Career Plate Appearances Per Strikeout
3.71
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Faced per Strikeout
3.6195226220164

Walks Per Strikeout

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks Per Strikeout
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Walks Per Strikeout
0.42
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks Allowed Per Strikeout
0.23370146063413

Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance
0.000
Shohei Ohtani Career Walks and Hits Per Plate Appearance
0.36447774349934
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks and Hits Allowed Per Plate Appearance
0.25698818897638

Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference
0

Batter Reached due to Error

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Error
0

Batter Reached due to Interference

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Interference
0

Sacrifice Hits

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Sacrifice Hits
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Sacrifice Hits
0
Clayton Kershaw Career Sacrifice Hits
90

Sacrifice Flies

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Sacrifice Flies
0
Shohei Ohtani Career Sacrifice Flies
10
Clayton Kershaw Career Sacrifice Flies
29

Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)
1
Shohei Ohtani Career Ground into Double Play
24
Clayton Kershaw Career Double Plays Enabled
177

Ground into Triple Play

Shohei Ohtani vs. Clayton Kershaw Ground into Triple Play
0