How Many Home Runs will Albert Pujols Hit from August 29 to September 4?

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HOME RUNS PER WEEK

STEP 1: Let’s look at the number of Home Runs that Albert Pujols has hit every week this season up to August 19. Home Runs are the orange bars.



Is the overall trend for the number of Home Runs on the rise? The trend is the blue line. His overall average is 1.5 Home Runs per week. Based on 30 Home Runs in 111 games, his average per game is 0.27.

ST. LOUIS’ SCHEDULE

STEP 2: What teams will St. Louis be facing in the week of August 29 to September 4? Are they home or away games? We’ll use this information later on.


HOME RUNS AGAINST OPPONENTS

STEP 3: How did Albert Pujols do for Home Runs against each of the teams he faced? How did he do against the teams he will face in August 29 to September 4?



(Up to August 19)

In 10 games against Milwaukee he had 3 Home Runs for an average of 0.30 per game.
In 12 games against Cincinnati he had 1 Home Run for an average of 0.08 per game.

HOME RUNS IN HOME VS. AWAY GAMES

STEP 4: If we break down Home Runs by home vs. away games, is there a noticeable difference?



In 51 home games, Albert Pujols hit 15 Home Runs for an average of 0.29 Home Runs per game.
In 60 away games, Albert Pujols hit 15 Home Runs for an average of 0.25 Home Runs per game.

Summary: Click here for some guesses for Home Runs for Albert Pujols in August 29 to September 4

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