Stats back the obvious: When Molina produces, Cardinals get results

BY foxsports • August 21, 2015

Yadier Molina continues to be a solid catalyst for the St. Louis Cardinals.

Yadier Molina, 2015 Season

  In Wins In Losses
Batting Average .332 (86/259) .193 (28/145)
OPS .823 .453
Runs 27 3
XBH 22 4
RBI 35 11

The Cardinals have allowed fewer than 10 hits in each of their last nine games against the San Diego Padres.

Most Consecutive Games Allowing Fewer Than 10 Hits vs. Padres

Team Streak (Active)
St. Louis Cardinals 9
Oakland Athletics 9
Seattle Mariners  9
Tampa Bay Rays 6
Boston Red Sox 6

The Cardinals have won two-thirds of their games against NL West competition this season.

Cardinals' Best Record vs. NL West All-time

Year Record
2002 21-9 (.700)
2004 21-9 (.700)
2006 23-11 (.676)
2015 16-8 (.667)
1987 46-26 (.639)

With a victory tonight, the Cardinals (77-43) will be 35 games over .500. Since 1969, St. Louis has been at least 35 games above .500 in just three seasons.

Cardinals: 35+ Games Above .500 Since 1969

Year Record
1985 101-61
2004 105-57
2005 100-62

John Lackey has made 12 consecutive quality starts for the Cardinals.

Most Consecutive Quality Starts

Pitcher Streak (Active)
John Lackey (STL) 12
Jake Arrieta (CHC) 12
Matt Harvey (NYM) 7
Danny Salazar (CLE) 7
Jacob deGrom (NYM) 7

 



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