Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Historical Team OPS Differentials, 1901-2019

Retrosheet has added data going back to 1901 now for certain splits and they can be accessed from Baseball Reference's "Stathead" database.

Historical Team OPS Differentials, 1901-1919

The table below has the top 30

Rank

Team

Year

HOPS

POPS

Diff

W-L%

1

NYY

1927

0.873

0.672

0.201

0.714

2

HOU

2019

0.848

0.681

0.167

0.660

3

NYG

1905

0.718

0.558

0.160

0.686

4

NYY

1939

0.825

0.665

0.160

0.702

5

PHA

1913

0.732

0.578

0.154

0.627

6

LAD

2019

0.810

0.661

0.149

0.654

7

CHC

1906

0.671

0.528

0.143

0.762

8

NYG

1911

0.748

0.608

0.140

0.647

9

STL

1944

0.745

0.606

0.139

0.682

10

CHC

2016

0.772

0.633

0.139

0.640

11

ATL

1998

0.795

0.657

0.138

0.654

12

BAL

1969

0.756

0.620

0.136

0.673

13

BOS

1912

0.735

0.600

0.135

0.691

14

NYY

1936

0.865

0.732

0.133

0.667

15

STL

1942

0.717

0.586

0.131

0.688

16

PIT

1909

0.683

0.553

0.130

0.724

17

CHC

1910

0.711

0.583

0.128

0.675

18

PHA

1910

0.684

0.556

0.128

0.680

19

NYG

1912

0.754

0.626

0.128

0.682

20

PHA

1929

0.816

0.688

0.128

0.693

21

CLE

1948

0.792

0.665

0.127

0.626

22

NYY

1998

0.825

0.699

0.126

0.704

23

SEA

2001

0.805

0.679

0.126

0.716

24

NYY

1921

0.839

0.714

0.125

0.641

25

PHA

1909

0.664

0.540

0.124

0.621

26

NYG

1913

0.699

0.576

0.123

0.664

27

SLB

1922

0.823

0.700

0.123

0.604

28

DET

1915

0.716

0.594

0.122

0.649

29

NYY

1937

0.825

0.703

0.122

0.662

30

CLE

1995

0.839

0.718

0.121

0.694