Cleat Sheet-July 28, 2018

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The Cleat Sheet is a CliffsNotes collection of in-depth statistical tidbits about current Tigers players.  Follow @InsideEdgeScout and @fangraphs on twitter for more statistical notes. Tigers hitters have chased 47% of pitches out of the strike zone with two strikes this season.  That is the highest percentage in the major leagues. Left-handed batters are hitting only …

Cleat Sheet-June 19, 2018

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The Cleat Sheet is a CliffsNotes collection of in-depth statistical tidbits about current Tigers players.  Follow @InsideEdgeScout and @fangraphs on twitter for more statistical notes. Nicholas Castellanos has 13 home runs on breaking balls since the All-Star break last year.  That’s the fourth most in the major leagues.  Castellanos is also hitting .414 vs left-handed pitching …

Cleat Sheet-May 21, 2018

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The Cleat Sheet is a CliffsNotes collection of in-depth statistical tidbits about current Tigers players.  Follow @InsideEdgeScout  and @fangraphs on twitter for more statistical notes. Tigers hitters have struck out in only 15% of plate appearances against left-handed pitching over the last month. Jose Iglesias has swung and missed only 10% of the time against right-handed …

Cleat Sheet-May 3, 2018

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The Cleat Sheet is a CliffsNotes collection of in-depth statistical tidbits about current Tigers players.  Follow @InsideEdgeScoutand @fangraphs on twitter for more statistical notes. The Tigers offense entered the Royals series drawing only 88 walks on the season, the second lowest total in the American League behind only Seattle.  So, it stands to reason that …

Cleat Sheet-April 6, 2018

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The Cleat Sheet is a CliffsNotes collection of in-depth statistical tidbits about current Tigers players.  Follow @InsideEdgeScout and @fangraphs on twitter for more statistical notes. Jose Iglesias doesn’t strikeout much against left-handed pitching.  He has an 8% strikeout rate against vs LHP since the start of the 2016 season, lowest in MLB.  Last year he …