Alfonso Soriano 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. Alfonso Soriano and Clayton Kershaw have faced off against each other 15 times throughout their careers. Against Clayton Kershaw, Alfonso Soriano has maintained a Batting Average of 0.357, higher than his career batting average of 0.27. Clayton Kershaw's career opposing batting average is 0.209, lower than their face-off average, possibly underperforming against Alfonso Soriano. Alfonso Soriano's OPS against Clayton Kershaw is 1.257, higher than his career OPS of 0.819.

Clayton Kershaw has struck out Alfonso Soriano 6 times in 14 at-bats. Against Clayton Kershaw, Alfonso Soriano strikes out every 2.500 plate appearances. Alfonso Soriano's career Plate Appearance per Strikeout is 4.66, striking out less often against Clayton Kershaw than average. Clayton Kershaw strikes out a batter every 3.620 plate appearances, striking out Alfonso Soriano more often than his average.

How Alfonso Soriano put the ball into play against Clayton Kershaw

Balls and Strikes Thrown by Clayton Kershaw to Alfonso Soriano

Matchup Details for Alfonso Soriano and Clayton Kershaw

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

Plate Appearances

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Plate Appearances
15
Alfonso Soriano Career Plate Appearances
8395
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Faced
10160

At Bats

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw At Bats
14
Alfonso Soriano Career At Bats
7750
Clayton Kershaw Career At Bats Pitched
9346

Batting Average

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Batting Average
0.357
Alfonso Soriano Career Batting Average
0.27
Clayton Kershaw Career Opposing Batting Average
0.209

Hits

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Hits
5
Alfonso Soriano Career Hits
2095
Clayton Kershaw Career Hits Allowed
1955

Singles

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Singles
2
Alfonso Soriano Career Singles
1171

Doubles

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Doubles
1
Alfonso Soriano Career Doubles
481

Triples

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Triples
0
Alfonso Soriano Career Triples
31

Home Runs

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs
2
Alfonso Soriano Career Home Runs
412
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed
206

Grand Slams

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Grand Slams
0

In the Park Home Runs

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw In the Park Home Runs
0

In the Park Grand Slams

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw In the Park Grand Slams
0

Extra Base Hits

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Extra Base Hits
3
Alfonso Soriano Career Extra Base Hits
924

Home Runs Per at Bat

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per at Bat
0.143
Alfonso Soriano Career Home Runs Per at Bat
0.053
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed per At Bat
0.022041515086668

Home Runs Per Hit

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per Hit
0.400
Alfonso Soriano Career Home Runs Per Hit
0.197
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed Per Hit
0.10537084398977

Home Runs Per Strikeout

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.333
Alfonso Soriano Career Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.22850804215197
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed Per Strikeout
0.073387958674742

Total Bases

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Total Bases
12
Alfonso Soriano Total Bases
3874

Times on Base

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Times on Base
6
Alfonso Soriano Career Times on Base
2677

On Base Pct

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw On Base Pct
0.400
Alfonso Soriano Career On Base Percentage
0.319

Slugging Pct

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Slugging Pct
0.857
Alfonso Soriano Career Slugging Percentage
0.5

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)
1.257
Alfonso Soriano Career OPS
0.819

Isolated Power

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Isolated Power
0.500
Alfonso Soriano Career Isolated Power
0.23

Gross Production Average

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Gross Production Average
0.394
Alfonso Soriano Career Gross Production Average
0.268

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.500
Alfonso Soriano Career Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.301
Clayton Kershaw Career Opposing Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.27491354919837

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Runs Batted In (RBI)
3
Alfonso Soriano Career RBIs
1159

Runs Created

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Runs Created
4.140
Alfonso Soriano Career Runs Created
1228.31

Hit By Pitch

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Hit By Pitch
0
Alfonso Soriano Career Hit By Pitch
86
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Hit By Pitch
39

Outs

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Outs
3

Walks

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks
1
Alfonso Soriano Career Walks
496
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks Allowed
629

Intentional Walks

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Intentional Walks
0
Alfonso Soriano Career Intentional Walks
68
Clayton Kershaw Career Intentional Walks Allowed
27

Strikeouts

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Strikeouts
6
Alfonso Soriano Career Strikeouts
1803
Clayton Kershaw Career Strikeouts Thrown
2807

Plate Appearance Per Strikout

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Plate Appearance Per Strikout
2.500
Alfonso Soriano Career Plate Appearances Per Strikeout
4.66
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Faced per Strikeout
3.6195226220164

Walks Per Strikeout

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks Per Strikeout
0.167
Alfonso Soriano Career Walks Per Strikeout
0.28
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks Allowed Per Strikeout
0.23370146063413

Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance
0.400
Alfonso Soriano Career Walks and Hits Per Plate Appearance
0.31673615247171
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks and Hits Allowed Per Plate Appearance
0.25698818897638

Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference
0

Batter Reached due to Error

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Error
0

Batter Reached due to Interference

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Interference
0

Sacrifice Hits

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Sacrifice Hits
0
Alfonso Soriano Career Sacrifice Hits
9
Clayton Kershaw Career Sacrifice Hits
90

Sacrifice Flies

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Sacrifice Flies
0
Alfonso Soriano Career Sacrifice Flies
54
Clayton Kershaw Career Sacrifice Flies
29

Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)
0
Alfonso Soriano Career Ground into Double Play
123
Clayton Kershaw Career Double Plays Enabled
177

Ground into Triple Play

Alfonso Soriano vs. Clayton Kershaw Ground into Triple Play
0