The Giants: (Playing the) Best Defense in the Majors.

Graph of the Day is back.

Targetview-sfg-05-16-10_medium

The Giants have the best defense a team could hope for, according to UZR/150.

 

Uzr-distribution-sfg-05-16-10_medium

 

Data and Notes after the jump.

1. Data pulled 05-16-10 via Fangraphs.

2. Distribution is for all players with a minimum of 150 innings.

 

  San Francisco UZR UZR/150
1B Aubrey Huff 0.6 4.0
2B Juan Uribe 1.6 19.4
SS Edgar Renteria 1.0 10.4
3B Pablo Sandoval 0.8 5.1
LF Mark DeRosa 2.1 20.9
CF Aaron Rowand 2.6 22.4
RF Nate Shierholtz 3.9 16.4
X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Beyond the Box Score

You must be a member of Beyond the Box Score to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Beyond the Box Score. You should read them.

Join Beyond the Box Score

You must be a member of Beyond the Box Score to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Beyond the Box Score. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker