Joey Votto 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. Joey Votto and Clayton Kershaw have faced off against each other 32 times throughout their careers. Against Clayton Kershaw, Joey Votto has maintained a Batting Average of 0.214, lower than his career batting average of 0.297. Clayton Kershaw's career opposing batting average is 0.209, lower than their face-off average, possibly underperforming against Joey Votto. Joey Votto's OPS against Clayton Kershaw is 0.777, lower than his career OPS of 0.926.

Clayton Kershaw has struck out Joey Votto 14 times in 28 at-bats. Against Clayton Kershaw, Joey Votto strikes out every 2.286 plate appearances. Joey Votto's career Plate Appearance per Strikeout is 5.39, striking out less often against Clayton Kershaw than average. Clayton Kershaw strikes out a batter every 3.620 plate appearances, striking out Joey Votto more often than his average.

How Joey Votto put the ball into play against Clayton Kershaw

Balls and Strikes Thrown by Clayton Kershaw to Joey Votto

Matchup Details for Joey Votto and Clayton Kershaw

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

Plate Appearances

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Plate Appearances
32
Joey Votto Career Plate Appearances
8504
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Faced
10160

At Bats

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw At Bats
28
Joey Votto Career At Bats
7044
Clayton Kershaw Career At Bats Pitched
9346

Batting Average

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Batting Average
0.214
Joey Votto Career Batting Average
0.297
Clayton Kershaw Career Opposing Batting Average
0.209

Hits

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Hits
6
Joey Votto Career Hits
2093
Clayton Kershaw Career Hits Allowed
1955

Singles

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Singles
3
Joey Votto Career Singles
1276

Doubles

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Doubles
1
Joey Votto Career Doubles
453

Triples

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Triples
0
Joey Votto Career Triples
22

Home Runs

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs
2
Joey Votto Career Home Runs
342
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed
206

Grand Slams

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Grand Slams
0

In the Park Home Runs

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw In the Park Home Runs
0

In the Park Grand Slams

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw In the Park Grand Slams
0

Extra Base Hits

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Extra Base Hits
3
Joey Votto Career Extra Base Hits
817

Home Runs Per at Bat

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per at Bat
0.071
Joey Votto Career Home Runs Per at Bat
0.049
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed per At Bat
0.022041515086668

Home Runs Per Hit

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per Hit
0.333
Joey Votto Career Home Runs Per Hit
0.163
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed Per Hit
0.10537084398977

Home Runs Per Strikeout

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.143
Joey Votto Career Home Runs Per Strikeout
0.21673003802281
Clayton Kershaw Career Home Runs Allowed Per Strikeout
0.073387958674742

Total Bases

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Total Bases
13
Joey Votto Total Bases
3616

Times on Base

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Times on Base
10
Joey Votto Career Times on Base
3505

On Base Pct

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw On Base Pct
0.313
Joey Votto Career On Base Percentage
0.412

Slugging Pct

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Slugging Pct
0.464
Joey Votto Career Slugging Percentage
0.513

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)
0.777
Joey Votto Career OPS
0.926

Isolated Power

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Isolated Power
0.250
Joey Votto Career Isolated Power
0.216

Gross Production Average

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Gross Production Average
0.257
Joey Votto Career Gross Production Average
0.314

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.333
Joey Votto Career Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.339
Clayton Kershaw Career Opposing Batting Average on Balls in Play
0.27491354919837

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Runs Batted In (RBI)
4
Joey Votto Career RBIs
1106

Runs Created

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Runs Created
4.202
Joey Votto Career Runs Created
1514.09

Hit By Pitch

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Hit By Pitch
0
Joey Votto Career Hit By Pitch
74
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Hit By Pitch
39

Outs

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Outs
8

Walks

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks
4
Joey Votto Career Walks
1338
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks Allowed
629

Intentional Walks

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Intentional Walks
0
Joey Votto Career Intentional Walks
147
Clayton Kershaw Career Intentional Walks Allowed
27

Strikeouts

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Strikeouts
14
Joey Votto Career Strikeouts
1578
Clayton Kershaw Career Strikeouts Thrown
2807

Plate Appearance Per Strikout

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Plate Appearance Per Strikout
2.286
Joey Votto Career Plate Appearances Per Strikeout
5.39
Clayton Kershaw Career Batters Faced per Strikeout
3.6195226220164

Walks Per Strikeout

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks Per Strikeout
0.286
Joey Votto Career Walks Per Strikeout
0.85
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks Allowed Per Strikeout
0.23370146063413

Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Walks and Hits Per Plate Apperance
0.313
Joey Votto Career Walks and Hits Per Plate Appearance
0.42074317968015
Clayton Kershaw Career Walks and Hits Allowed Per Plate Appearance
0.25698818897638

Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Defensive Indifference
0

Batter Reached due to Error

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Error
0

Batter Reached due to Interference

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Batter Reached due to Interference
0

Sacrifice Hits

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Sacrifice Hits
0
Joey Votto Career Sacrifice Hits
0
Clayton Kershaw Career Sacrifice Hits
90

Sacrifice Flies

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Sacrifice Flies
0
Joey Votto Career Sacrifice Flies
48
Clayton Kershaw Career Sacrifice Flies
29

Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)
0
Joey Votto Career Ground into Double Play
166
Clayton Kershaw Career Double Plays Enabled
177

Ground into Triple Play

Joey Votto vs. Clayton Kershaw Ground into Triple Play
0