Anthony Rizzo 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. Anthony Rizzo and Clayton Kershaw have faced off against each other 23 times throughout their careers. Against Clayton Kershaw, Anthony Rizzo has maintained a Batting Average of 0.364, higher than his career batting average of 0.265. Clayton Kershaw's career opposing batting average is 0.209, lower than their face-off average, possibly underperforming against Anthony Rizzo. Anthony Rizzo's OPS against Clayton Kershaw is 1.119, higher than his career OPS of 0.847.

Clayton Kershaw has struck out Anthony Rizzo 5 times in 22 at-bats. Against Clayton Kershaw, Anthony Rizzo strikes out every 4.600 plate appearances. Anthony Rizzo's career Plate Appearance per Strikeout is 6.25, striking out less often against Clayton Kershaw than average. Clayton Kershaw strikes out a batter every 3.620 plate appearances, striking out Anthony Rizzo less often than his average.

How Anthony Rizzo put the ball into play against Clayton Kershaw

Balls and Strikes Thrown by Clayton Kershaw to Anthony Rizzo

Matchup Details for Anthony Rizzo and Clayton Kershaw

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

Plate Appearances

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Plate Appearances
23
Anthony Rizzo Career Plate Appearances
6540
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Faced
10160

At Bats

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw At Bats
22
Anthony Rizzo Career At Bats
5578
Clayton Kershaw Career At Bats Pitched
9346

Batting Average

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Batting Average
0.364
Anthony Rizzo Career Batting Average
0.265
Clayton Kershaw Career Opposing Batting Average
0.209

Hits

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Hits
8
Anthony Rizzo Career Hits
1476
Clayton Kershaw Career Hits Allowed
1955

Singles

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Singles
4
Anthony Rizzo Career Singles
859

Doubles

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Doubles
2
Anthony Rizzo Career Doubles
312

Triples

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Triples
0
Anthony Rizzo Career Triples
22

Home Runs

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs
2
Anthony Rizzo Career Home Runs
283
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed
206

Grand Slams

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Grand Slams
0

In the Park Home Runs

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw In the Park Home Runs
0

In the Park Grand Slams

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw In the Park Grand Slams
0

Extra Base Hits

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Extra Base Hits
4
Anthony Rizzo Career Extra Base Hits
617

Home Runs Per at Bat

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per at Bat
0.091
Anthony Rizzo Career Home Runs Per at Bat
0.051
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed per At Bat
0.022041515086668

Home Runs Per Hit

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per Hit
0.250
Anthony Rizzo Career Home Runs Per Hit
0.192
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed Per Hit
0.10537084398977

Home Runs Per Strikeout

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.400
Anthony Rizzo Career Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.27055449330784
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed Per Strikeout
0.073387958674742

Total Bases

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Total Bases
16
Anthony Rizzo Total Bases
2681

Times on Base

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Times on Base
9
Anthony Rizzo Career Times on Base
2396

On Base Pct

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw On Base Pct
0.391
Anthony Rizzo Career On Base Percentage
0.366

Slugging Pct

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Slugging Pct
0.727
Anthony Rizzo Career Slugging Percentage
0.481

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)
1.119
Anthony Rizzo Career OPS
0.847

Isolated Power

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Isolated Power
0.364
Anthony Rizzo Career Isolated Power
0.216

Gross Production Average

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Gross Production Average
0.358
Anthony Rizzo Career Gross Production Average
0.285

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.400
Anthony Rizzo Career Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.278
Clayton Kershaw Career Opposing Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.27491354919837

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Runs Batted In (RBI)
5
Anthony Rizzo Career RBIs
889

Runs Created

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Runs Created
5.641
Anthony Rizzo Career Runs Created
995.02

Hit By Pitch

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Hit By Pitch
1
Anthony Rizzo Career Hit By Pitch
201
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Hit By Pitch
39

Outs

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Outs
9

Walks

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks
0
Anthony Rizzo Career Walks
719
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks Allowed
629

Intentional Walks

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Intentional Walks
0
Anthony Rizzo Career Intentional Walks
74
Clayton Kershaw Career Intentional Walks Allowed
27

Strikeouts

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Strikeouts
5
Anthony Rizzo Career Strikeouts
1046
Clayton Kershaw Career Strikeouts Thrown
2807

Plate Appearance Per Strikout

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Plate Appearance Per Strikout
4.600
Anthony Rizzo Career Plate Appearances Per Strikeout
6.25
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Faced per Strikeout
3.6195226220164

Walks Per Strikeout

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks Per Strikeout
0.000
Anthony Rizzo Career Walks Per Strikeout
0.69
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks Allowed Per Strikeout
0.23370146063413

Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance
0.348
Anthony Rizzo Career Walks and Hits Per Plate Appearance
0.34694189602446
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks and Hits Allowed Per Plate Appearance
0.25698818897638

Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference
0

Batter Reached due to Error

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Error
0

Batter Reached due to Interference

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Interference
0

Sacrifice Hits

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Sacrifice Hits
0
Anthony Rizzo Career Sacrifice Hits
0
Clayton Kershaw Career Sacrifice Hits
90

Sacrifice Flies

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Sacrifice Flies
0
Anthony Rizzo Career Sacrifice Flies
42
Clayton Kershaw Career Sacrifice Flies
29

Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)
0
Anthony Rizzo Career Ground into Double Play
132
Clayton Kershaw Career Double Plays Enabled
177

Ground into Triple Play

Anthony Rizzo vs. Clayton Kershaw Ground into Triple Play
0