Last updated February 12, 2016

Used by: MLB Box Score

Name | Type | Description |
---|---|---|

`last_name` |
string | Player's last name |

`first_name` |
string | Player's legal first name. Keep in mind, some players are commonly known by their middle name, nickname, or shortened version of their first name |

`display_name` |
string | The full name of the player that is used in box scores, rosters, etc. |

`position` |
string | Player's position for the game |

`bat_order` |
integer | The primary batting position for the game, sort by `bat_order` then `sub_bat_order` |

`sub_bat_order` |
integer | Players in the starting lineup will have a value of `0` , players substituted
will have a value of `1` or higher. Sort by `bat_order` then `sub_bat_order` |

`singles` |
integer | Number of singles hit |

`doubles` |
integer | Number of doubles hit |

`triples` |
integer | Number of triples hit |

`hits` |
integer | Total number of hits |

`rbi` |
integer | Number of runs batted in |

`sacrifices` |
integer | Number of sacrifices |

`at_bats` |
integer | Number of at bats |

`plate_appearances` |
integer | Number of plate appearances |

`home_runs` |
integer | Number of home runs hits |

`sac_flies` |
integer | Number of sacrifice flies |

`sac_hits` |
integer | Number of sacrifice hits |

`stolen_bases` |
integer | Number of stolen bases |

`caught_stealing` |
integer | Number of times caught stealing |

`rbi_with_two_outs` |
integer | Number of RBI with two outs |

`total_bases` |
integer | Total bases (singles + (2 * doubles) + (3 * triples) + (4 * home runs)) for game |

`runs` |
integer | Number of runs scored |

`walks` |
integer | Number of walks |

`strike_outs` |
integer | Number of strike outs |

`left_on_base` |
integer | Number of runners left on base |

`hit_by_pitch` |
integer | Number of times the player was hit by a pitched ball |

`team_abbreviation` |
string | Player's team's abbreviation |

`avg` |
float | Player's batting average for the game |

`obp` |
float | Player's on base percentage for the game |

`slg` |
float | Player's slugging average for the game |

`ops` |
float | Player's on base plus slugging average for the game |

`at_bats_per_home_run` |
float | Number of at bats per home run for game |

`at_bats_per_rbi` |
float | Number of at bats per RBI for game |

`walk_rate` |
float | Number of walks divided by plate appearances for game |

`plate_appearances_per_rbi` |
float | Number of plate appearances per RBI for game |

`plate_appearances_per_home_run` |
float | Number of plate appearances per home run for game |

`extra_base_hits` |
integer | Number of extra base hits for game |

`stolen_base_average` |
float | Number of stolen bases divided by stolen base attempts |

`strike_out_rate` |
float | Number of strike outs divided by number of at bats |

`ops_string` |
string | Player's on base plus slugging percentage formatted as `#.000` for game |

`slg_string` |
string | Player's slugging percentage formatted as `#.000` for game |

`obp_string` |
string | Player's on base percentage formatted as `#.000` for game |

`avg_string` |
string | Player's batting average formatted as `#.000` for game |

`batting_highlights` |
string | A brief representation of player's batting line represented
as "H-AB, x HR, x R, x RBI, x 3B, x 2B" only when x
is non-zero (e.g., 1-4, 2 R, 2B) |