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  • Ryan Ryan Aug 4, 2013 1:03 AM Flag

    My Top Hitters for Sunday Aug 4

    Pick of the Day: David Ortiz 4-for-13 (2B, HR) Career against Brandon McCarthy.
    Hitting a (.317) Avg. @ Home this season.
    McCarthy is giving up a (.310) Avg. vs. Left-Handed Batters this season.
    Hitting a (.354) Avg. vs. Right-Handed Pitching this season.
    Hit a (.334) Avg. during the month of July.
    Hitting a (.368) Avg. during day games this season.
    Currently on a 7-game hitting streak.

    Marco Scutaro 12-for-26 (4 2B's) Career against Roberto Hernandez. Hitting a (.304) Avg. on the road this season.
    Hitting a (.300) Avg. vs. Right-Handed Pitching this season. Hit a (.303) Avg. during the month of July.

    Andrew McCutchen 1-for-3 (2B) Career against Juan Nicasio. Hitting a (.341) Avg. @ Home this season.
    Hitting a (.327) Avg. during the month of July.

    Matt Holliday 7-for-17 (2 2B's) Career against Mike Leake. Has hit safely in 6 of the past 7 games.
    Career (.328) Avg. vs. Reds (87 games). Hit a (.319) Avg. during the month of July.

    Joey Votto 2-or-6 Career against Lance Lynn. Hitting a (.337) Avg. vs. Right-Handed Pitching this season.
    Hitting a (.320) Avg. so far this season. Has hit safely in 18 of the past 21 games.

    Jean Segura 1-for-2 Career against Taylor Jordan. Hitting a (.301) Avg. @ Home this season.
    Jordan is giving up a (.296) Avg. vs. Right-Handed Batters this season. Hitting a (.308) Avg. vs. RHP this season.

    Aaron Hill 1-for-2 Career against Felix Doubront. Hitting a (.307) Avg. on the road this season.
    Hitting a (.316) Avg. vs. Left-Handed Pitching this season. Hitting a (.303) Avg. during day games this season.

    Howie Kendrick 6-for-17 (2B, 3B, HR) Career against Mark Buehrle. Hitting a (.326) Avg. @ Home this season.
    Hitting a (.300) Avg. vs. Left-Handed Pitching this season. Hitting a (.344) Avg. during day games this season.

    Carlos Gomez 1-for-3 Career against Taylor Jordan. Hitting a (.315) Avg. @ Home this season.
    Hitting a (.311) Avg. during day games this season. Hitting a (.300) Avg. so far this season.

    Alfonso Soriano 6-for-13 (2B, 3HR) Career against Ian Kennedy.

    Pablo Sandoval 2-for-3 (2B) Career against Roberto Hernandez. Has hit safely in 8 of the past 10 games.


    Josh Donaldson 5-for-8 (2 2B's, HR) Career against Derek Holland. Currently on a 5-game hitting streak.
    Hitting a (.345) Avg. vs. Left-Handed Pitching this season.

    David Freese 5-for-10 (2B, HR) Career against Mike Leake. Hitting 5-for-15 (.333) Avg. his past 4 games.
    Hitting a (.437) Avg. during the month of August.

    Edwin Encarnacion 3-for-9 (HR) Career against CJ WIlson. Hit a (.305) Avg. during the month of July.
    Hitting a (.285) Avg. vs. Left-Handed Pitching this season. Has hit safely in 9 of the past 10 games.

    Adam Jones 3-for-10 Career against Joe Saunders. Hitting 4-for-12 (.333) Avg. his past 3 games.
    Saunders is giving up a (.326) Avg. vs. Right-Handed Batters this season.

    Brandon Phillips 4-for-11 (2B) Career against Lance Lynn. Hitting 6-for-13 (.462) Avg. his past 3 games.

    Dayan Viciedo 6-for-17 (2B, HR) Career against Rick Porcello. Career (.301) Avg. vs. Tigres (32 games).
    Hit a (.303) Avg. during the month of July. Has hit safely in 9 of the past 11 games.

    Michael Morse 3-for-5 (HR) Career against Wei-Yin Chen. Career (.306) Avg. vs. Orioles (25 games).
    4-for-9 (2 2B's, HR) his past 2 games.

    Bryce Harper 3-for-9 (2B) Career against Kyle Lohse. Has hit safely in 9 of the past 11 games.
    Hitting a (.326) Avg. vs. Right-Handed Pitching this season. Hitting a (.320) Avg. during day games this season.

    Sleeper: Justin Smoak 3-for-6 (2 2B's) Career against Wei-Yin Chen.
    Hitting a (.303) Avg. vs. Right-Handed Pitching this season.
    Hitting 7-for-10 (2 2B's, HR) (.700) Avg. during the month of August.

 

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