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Game Preview: PIT @ ARI, 9:40pm, Tuesday, April 17, 2012 @Chase Field

Pirates, 3-7, 3-7 5th, 4 GB, 4 GB in WC

SP: (2012, RHP, 0-0, undef)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. ARI Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
Last 7 GS
Has never faced ARI as starter.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    2-1    Road:    1-6    ExtrInn: 1-0 
 vsRHP:   2-3    vsLHP:   1-4    1-Run:   2-4 
 vsEast:  2-1    vsCntrl: 0-0    vsWest:  1-6  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 10 Mon, Apr 16  @ARI  L   1-5        3-7   5th  4.0 gb
  9 Sun, Apr 15  @SFG  W   4-1        3-6   5th  3.5 gb
  8 Sat, Apr 14  @SFG  L   3-4        2-6   6th  3.5 gb
  7 Fri, Apr 13  @SFG  L   0-5        2-5   6th  2.5 gb
  6 Thu, Apr 12  @LAD  L   2-3        2-4   5th  2.5 gb
  5 Wed, Apr 11  @LAD  L   1-4        2-3   5th  2.0 gb
  4 Tue, Apr 10  @LAD  L   1-2        2-2   4th  2.0 gb
  3 Sun, Apr  8   PHI  W   5-4        2-1   2nd  0.5 gb
  2 Sat, Apr  7   PHI  W   2-1 (10)   1-1   2nd  0.5 gb
  1 Thu, Apr  5   PHI  L   0-1        0-1   5th  1.0 gb
 Last 10: 3-7    Last 20: 3-7    Last 30: 3-7 
D'backs, 7-3, 7-3 2nd, 2 GB, tied for WC

SP: (2012, RHP, 0-0, undef)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. PIT Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
Last 7 GS
Has never faced PIT as starter.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    4-0    Road:    3-3    ExtrInn: 1-0 
 vsRHP:   4-2    vsLHP:   3-1    1-Run:   3-3 
 vsEast:  0-0    vsCntrl: 1-0    vsWest:  6-3  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 10 Mon, Apr 16   PIT  W   5-1        7-3   2nd  2.0 gb
  9 Sun, Apr 15  @COL  W   5-2        6-3   2nd  2.5 gb
  8 Sat, Apr 14  @COL  L   7-8        5-3   2nd  2.5 gb
  7 Fri, Apr 13  @COL  L   6-7        5-2   2nd  1.5 gb
  6 Thu, Apr 12  @SDP  W   3-1        5-1   2nd  0.5 gb
  5 Wed, Apr 11  @SDP  L   1-2        4-1   2nd  0.5 gb
  4 Tue, Apr 10  @SDP  W   4-2 (11)   4-0   1st  0.5 up
  3 Sun, Apr  8   SFG  W   7-6        3-0   1st  0.5 up
  2 Sat, Apr  7   SFG  W   5-4        2-0   2nd  0.5 gb
  1 Fri, Apr  6   SFG  W   5-4        1-0   2nd  0.5 gb
 Last 10: 7-3    Last 20: 7-3    Last 30: 7-3 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Mon, Apr 16, 2012 ARI  5  PIT  1        W:Joe Saunders (1-0), L: Erik Bedard (0-3), S: none

Wed, Sep 21, 2011 ARI  8  PIT  5        W:Wade Miley (4-2), L: Ross Ohlendorf (1-3), S: J.J. Putz (43)
Tue, Sep 20, 2011 PIT  5 @ARI  3        W:Charlie Morton (10-10), L: Daniel Hudson (16-11), S: Joel Hanrahan (39)
Mon, Sep 19, 2011 ARI  1  PIT  0        W:Ian Kennedy (20-4), L: Jeff Karstens (9-9), S: J.J. Putz (42)
Thu, Jun 09, 2011 ARI  2 @PIT  0        W:Micah Owings (2-0), L: Chris Resop (2-2), S: David Hernandez (2)
Wed, Jun 08, 2011 PIT  3  ARI  2 (12)   W:Daniel McCutchen (2-1), L: Zach Kroenke (0-1), S: none
Tue, Jun 07, 2011 PIT  8  ARI  5        W:Chris Resop (2-1), L: David Hernandez (2-2), S: Joel Hanrahan (15)
Sun, Sep 19, 2010 PIT  4  ARI  3        W:Joel Hanrahan (4-1), L: Aaron Heilman (5-8), S: Evan Meek (3)
Sat, Sep 18, 2010 PIT  9  ARI  6        W:James McDonald (4-5), L: Barry Enright (6-5), S: none
Fri, Sep 17, 2010 PIT  4  ARI  3        W:Evan Meek (5-4), L: Esmerling Vasquez (1-6), S: none
Season Series: 2012 - ARI over 1-0; 2011 - Tied 3-3; 2010 - PIT won 4-2; All-Time - ARI leads 60-38

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2012 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed
MLB Best, Middle, Worst

For the 2011 season

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

Pirates Batters (1.90 RS/G) vs. D'backs Pitchers (3.70 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 32.Breslow*
G/S/vB
30.Hernandez
G/S/vB
36.Miley*
G/S/vB
47.Paterson*
G/S/vB
40.Putz
G/S/vB
39.Shaw
G/S/vB
29.Ziegler
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
24.Alvarez* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/2.000 262/219 .191/.272/.289/.561 .545/.565 .616 20/.250 1/0 4/14
26.Barajas G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· 14/.929 3/1.666 5/1.400 337/236 .230/.287/.430/.717 .818/.674 .862 25/.334 0/0 16/2
12.Barmes G/S/vP 2/1.000 3/.333 ··· 1/.000 2/1.500 ··· 2/1.000 495/363 .244/.312/.386/.698 .649/.715 .732 32/.368 3/1 12/12
5.Harrison G/S/vP ··· 2/1.000 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/3.000 ··· 204/141 .272/.281/.374/.656 .593/.685 .641 16/.557 4/1 1/8
46.Jones* G/S/vP 1/.000 1/3.000 ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 1/.000 478/406 .243/.321/.433/.753 .460/.808 .723 19/.632 6/3 16/4
22.McCutchen G/S/vP 1/.000 3/.333 3/1.667 ··· 4/1.250 1/.000 ··· 678/511 .259/.364/.456/.820 .945/.779 .867 41/.769 23/10 23/7
14.McGehee G/S/vP ··· 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 600/464 .223/.280/.346/.626 .413/.689 .548 26/.769 0/3 13/20
55.McKenry G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 201/149 .222/.276/.322/.598 .498/.629 .597 11/1.260 0/1 2/5
2.McLouth* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB 1/.000 ··· 1/no AB 321/220 .228/.344/.333/.677 .531/.743 .610 9/.476 4/2 4/2
36.Navarro G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 66/35 .250/.303/.350/.653 .704/.605 .516 8/.250 0/0 1/2
7.Presley* G/S/vP ··· 1/3.000 3/.666 ··· 2/2.000 1/.000 ··· 231/161 .298/.339/.465/.804 .599/.893 .806 41/.582 9/3 4/1
31.Tabata G/S/vP ··· 2/1.500 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/1.500 382/292 .266/.349/.362/.711 .819/.679 .584 35/.261 16/7 4/2
18.Walker# G/S/vP 1/.000 1/.000 2/.000 1/.000 2/1.000 ··· 2/.000 662/480 .273/.334/.408/.742 .672/.773 .759 34/.423 9/6 12/6
IP 59.1 69.1 40.0 34.0 58.0 28.1 58.1 TOTAL .188/.237/.263/.499 .538/.473 .483 .499 7/4 4/7
ERA-K/9 3.79/6.7 3.38/10.0 4.50/5.6 2.91/7.4 2.17/9.5 2.54/7.6 2.16/6.8 3.51/7.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Barajas (60-20-3)
 McKenry (39-13-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 261/.296 291/.193 180/.304 150/.224 229/.195 122/.273 239/.245 .224  McCutchen
 Tabata
 Jones
 Presley
 Navarro
 McLouth
0/156/0/9
77/2/15/4
0/0/90/2
49/5/0/2
3/0/0/0
26/56/3/0
OPS .773 .561 .873 .626 .566 .699 .598 .683
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 100/.866 127/.462 24/.808 91/.574 118/.509 50/.587 77/.889 .699
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 161/.714 164/.641 156/.885 59/.709 111/.629 72/.776 162/.464 .668
Home 121/.780 150/.503 79/.974 79/.534 138/.707 55/.687 112/.642
Last 28d days 16/.396 25/.671 28/.339 4/.833 19/.708 22/.372 18/.789
HR/SB/CS 4/3/7 4/2/1 6/3/2 1/2/0 4/7/1 2/1/2 0/6/3 10/3/3
Usage ·o·X··o· o·X··XX· ··X····· ·o······ ··o·X·o· ·X·XX·o· Xo·Xo·o·

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

D'backs Batters (4.80 RS/G) vs. Pirates Pitchers (3.00 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 37.Cruz
G/S/vB
39.Grilli
G/S/vB
52.Hanrahan
G/S/vB
48.Hughes
G/S/vB
47.Meek
G/S/vB
30.Resop
G/S/vB
44.Watson*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
12.Blanco G/S/vP 4/.250 2/.500 1/.000 ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 112/42 .250/.330/.540/.870 .922/.778 1.192 4/.500 0/1 8/1
18.Bloomquist G/S/vP ··· 3/.666 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 2/.000 2/1.000 381/262 .266/.317/.340/.657 .737/.620 .740 32/.636 20/10 4/5
27.Blum# G/S/vP 8/1.357 2/.000 5/.400 1/.000 4/.833 2/1.000 1/.000 55/45 .224/.309/.408/.717 .100/.856 .731 14/.305 0/0 2/0
44.Goldschmidt G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 177/134 .250/.333/.474/.808 .657/.855 .726 33/.652 4/0 8/0
2.Hill G/S/vP 4/1.500 6/.000 2/.000 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 1/.000 571/447 .246/.299/.356/.655 .678/.648 .688 40/.825 21/7 8/7
13.Kubel* G/S/vP 3/.333 6/1.500 1/3.000 ··· 2/.500 ··· ··· 401/267 .273/.332/.434/.766 .731/.783 .690 29/.550 1/1 12/1
16.McDonald G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 245/182 .229/.269/.308/.577 .538/.590 .542 12/.500 2/4 2/4
26.Montero* G/S/vP 1/.000 6/1.000 3/.333 ··· 7/1.428 1/.000 1/.000 553/429 .282/.351/.469/.820 .534/.904 .794 39/.839 1/1 18/11
37.Overbay* G/S/vP 5/1.000 4/.500 1/2.000 ··· 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 440/323 .234/.310/.360/.670 .651/.677 .714 12/1.217 2/1 9/8
8.Parra* G/S/vP 2/2.500 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 4/1.000 3/1.666 1/2.000 493/386 .292/.357/.427/.784 .790/.782 .833 22/.824 15/1 8/3
14.Roberts G/S/vP ··· ··· 4/.250 1/3.000 3/.000 3/.000 ··· 555/396 .249/.341/.427/.768 .881/.724 .751 41/.678 18/9 19/14
10.Upton G/S/vP 1/2.000 6/.667 6/.666 1/.000 3/1.667 4/.500 ··· 674/510 .289/.369/.529/.898 .929/.889 1.033 40/.623 21/9 31/13
24.Young G/S/vP 1/3.000 2/.000 3/.000 ··· 6/2.467 4/3.750 1/.000 659/501 .236/.331/.420/.751 .939/.694 .820 44/1.392 22/9 20/3
IP 48.2 32.2 68.2 11.0 20.2 69.2 41.0 TOTAL .239/.326/.416/.742 .778/.727 .864 .742 10/3 14/8
ERA-K/9 3.88/8.5 2.48/10.2 1.83/8.0 4.09/8.2 3.48/7.4 4.39/10.2 3.95/8.1 2.86/5.7

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Blanco (13-11-1)
 Montero (48-32-8)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 200/.211 140/.200 274/.220 46/.220 100/.310 309/.269 174/.228 .243  Parra
 Kubel
 Upton
 Young
 Bloomquist
 Roberts
125/2/14/12
9/0/50/9
0/0/159/5
0/155/0/4
25/0/0/0
3/0/0/0
OPS .671 .601 .543 .630 .762 .756 .711 .653
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 81/.527 52/.766 123/.528 18/.782 41/.699 117/.716 69/.708 .650
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 119/.770 88/.508 151/.555 28/.546 59/.807 192/.775 105/.713 .656
Road 95/.698 66/.703 106/.448 26/.969 54/.802 147/.634 83/.817
Last 28d days 19/.663 19/.547 18/.690 15/.536 17/.765 28/.787 10/.600
HR/SB/CS 5/8/3 2/0/0 1/3/0 1/2/0 1/0/0 8/9/3 6/8/1 6/9/1
Usage ··X···X· ·XX·o·X· ·X·X···· ·X···X·· o··o·X·· X·X·Xo·· ··oo·o··

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.