4 Dai Dai Otaka
4 - Dai Dai Otaka
Height: 5-8
Weight: 155
Bats/Throws: R/R
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Novi, MI
High School: University of Detroit Jesuit
Position: INF
Major: Undeclared
Bats/Throws: R/R
Residential College: Residential College: Branford
gp 39
avg .245
hr -
rbi 11
r 16
sb 2

2018: Missed part of the season due to injury...Hit .181 (15 for 83) in 24 games...Scored 10 runs and drove in five...Went 2 for 4 with two runs scored in a 10-6 win over Harvard on April 14...Had a three-hit game in a 10-3 win over Dartmouth on April 21.

2017: Served as everyday shortstop as a first year and appeared in 46 games...Went 4 for 8 in the Ivy League Championship Series sweep over Penn... Went 4 for 4 with three runs scored, three doubles and two RBI in a 13-3 win over Stony Brook on March 8... Had two hits with an RBI and a run scored in his first Ivy League game in a 7-2 Yale win at Cornell... Produced two doubles, two runs scored and an RBI in a 6-2 win over Penn on April 9... Scored 26 runs and had 37 hits in his first-year campaign.

Before Yale: Four-year letter winner at University of Detroit Jesuit High School, started all four years, spent freshman and sophomore year at second base, his junior and senior year at shortstop… Pitched 18 innings during his senior season tallying 16 strikeouts… Earned all-district in each of his four years, 2016 Perfect Game Central Region honorable mention, all-catholic award during senior year, 2015 Perfect Game Underclass honorable mention and all-league award sophomore year… 2016 Michigan High School Athletic Association Regional Champions… Four time MHSAA District Champion… Received the Phi Beta Kapa award, graduated summa cum laude and was the 2015-16 vice president of the student senate.

Personal: Son of Hitoshi and Keiko Otaka. Father is the principal of Sundai Michigan Academy… Father was a member of the varsity water polo team at the University of Tokyo… Mother graduated from Sophia University.

Recent Games
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 39 18
Plate appearances 159 71
At Bats 139 64
Runs 16 5
Hits 34 15
Doubles 3 2
Triples - -
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 11 4
Total bases 37 17
Walks 11 4
Hit by pitch 4 1
Strikeouts 21 10
Sacrifice Flies 2 1
Sacrifice Hits 3 1
Hit into double play 3 1
Stolen Bases 2 1
Caught Stealing 1 -
Batting Average .245 .234
On Base Percentage .314 .286
Slugging Percentage .266 .266
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 189 94
Put Outs 69 37
Assists 117 56
Errors 3 1
Fielding Percentage .984 .989
Double Plays 40 22
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 22 at New Mexico St. L, 19-6 5 0 2 1 - - 1 - 2 - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. L, 14-6 4 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. W, 4-2 3 1 2 - - - 1 - - - -
Feb 24 at New Mexico St. L, 13-6 4 0 1 - - - 0 - - - 1
Mar 1 at New Orleans W, 4-1 4 0 2 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans L, 8-7 4 1 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans W, 8-6 3 1 0 - - - 0 2 1 - -
Mar 3 at New Orleans   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Florida L, 6-5 3 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 9 at Florida L, 15-1 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 10 at Florida L, 4-3 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 12 at UCF L, 7-5 3 1 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 13 at UCF L, 8-1 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 15 at Stetson W, 13-3 5 1 4 - - - 3 1 - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson L, 7-5 4 1 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
Mar 16 at Stetson W, 7-3 5 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 20 Quinnipiac W, 11-2 3 2 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 23 at Brown W, 15-3 1 2 0 - - - 0 2 - - -
Mar 24 at Brown L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Hartford L, 11-7 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Mar 30 Cornell L, 3-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 30 Cornell W, 2-0 4 0 2 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 31 Cornell   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Cornell W, 7-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 3 at Fairfield L, 10-9 3 1 1 - - - 1 1 - 1 -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 10-8 4 1 3 1 - - 1 - - 1 -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 3-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 3 - -
Apr 7 at Harvard W, 8-7 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 10 Sacred Heart L, 9-8 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 8-2 6 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 3-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 14 Columbia L, 4-1 3 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 16 at Quinnipiac L, 12-8 4 1 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 20 at Penn W, 6-5 3 0 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 9-7 4 0 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 8-0 4 1 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10 0 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4 4 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0 3 0 0 - - - 1 - - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4 4 1 2 - - - 0 - 2 - -
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1 4 0 1 - - - 1 - 1 - -
May 12 Princeton   - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 22 at New Mexico St. L, 19-6 - - - 3 1 - 1 - - 5
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. L, 14-6 - - - 1 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. W, 4-2 - 1 - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Feb 24 at New Mexico St. L, 13-6 - - - 1 0 1 3 - - 4
Mar 1 at New Orleans W, 4-1 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 4
Mar 2 at New Orleans L, 8-7 1 - - 0 0 - 2 2 1.00 5
Mar 2 at New Orleans W, 8-6 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Mar 3 at New Orleans   - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Florida L, 6-5 - - 1 1 0 - 2 - - 4
Mar 9 at Florida L, 15-1 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 3
Mar 10 at Florida L, 4-3 - - - 0 0 - 3 - - 4
Mar 12 at UCF L, 7-5 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 4
Mar 13 at UCF L, 8-1 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 4
Mar 15 at Stetson W, 13-3 - - - 4 0 - 1 - - 6
Mar 16 at Stetson L, 7-5 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 16 at Stetson W, 7-3 - - - 0 0 1 5 - - 5
Mar 20 Quinnipiac W, 11-2 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 4
Mar 23 at Brown W, 15-3 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 24 at Brown L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Hartford L, 11-7 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Mar 30 Cornell L, 3-0 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 3
Mar 30 Cornell W, 2-0 - - - 2 0 - 2 - - 4
Mar 31 Cornell   - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Cornell W, 7-2 - - - 0 0 - 1 3 0.33 4
Apr 3 at Fairfield L, 10-9 1 - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 10-8 - - 1 4 1 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 3-0 - - - 0 0 - - - - 3
Apr 7 at Harvard W, 8-7 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 10 Sacred Heart L, 9-8 - - 1 0 0 - 2 3 0.67 5
Apr 13 Columbia L, 8-2 - - - 1 0 - 3 2 1.50 6
Apr 13 Columbia L, 3-2 - - - 0 0 1 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 14 Columbia L, 4-1 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Apr 16 at Quinnipiac L, 12-8 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 4
Apr 20 at Penn W, 6-5 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 3
Apr 21 at Penn W, 9-7 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 5
Apr 21 at Penn W, 8-0 1 - - 1 0 - 3 - - 5
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10 1 - - 0 0 - - - - 1
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 3
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4 - - - 2 1 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0 - 1 - 0 0 - 2 2 1.00 4
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4 - - - 2 0 - - - - 4
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 4
May 12 Princeton   - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 22 at New Mexico St. L, 19-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. L, 14-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 24 at New Mexico St. L, 13-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 1 at New Orleans W, 4-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans L, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans W, 8-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 3 at New Orleans   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Florida L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 9 at Florida L, 15-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 10 at Florida L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 12 at UCF L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 13 at UCF L, 8-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 15 at Stetson W, 13-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson W, 7-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 20 Quinnipiac W, 11-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 23 at Brown W, 15-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 24 at Brown L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Hartford L, 11-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 Cornell L, 3-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 30 Cornell W, 2-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 31 Cornell   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Cornell W, 7-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 3 at Fairfield L, 10-9 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 10-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 3-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 7 at Harvard W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 10 Sacred Heart L, 9-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 8-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 14 Columbia L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 at Quinnipiac L, 12-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 20 at Penn W, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 9-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 8-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 12 Princeton   - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 22 at New Mexico St. L, 19-6 10 2 7 1 .900 2 - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. L, 14-6 3 0 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 23 at New Mexico St. W, 4-2 4 2 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 24 at New Mexico St. L, 13-6 7 2 5 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 1 at New Orleans W, 4-1 7 1 6 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans L, 8-7 5 2 3 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 2 at New Orleans W, 8-6 6 4 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 3 at New Orleans   - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 8 at Florida L, 6-5 3 2 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 9 at Florida L, 15-1 4 2 1 1 .750 - - - - - -
Mar 10 at Florida L, 4-3 6 2 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 12 at UCF L, 7-5 9 3 6 0 1.000 3 - - - - -
Mar 13 at UCF L, 8-1 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 15 at Stetson W, 13-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson L, 7-5 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 16 at Stetson W, 7-3 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 20 Quinnipiac W, 11-2 5 1 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 23 at Brown W, 15-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown L, 8-7 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 24 at Brown W, 11-3 - - - - - - - - - - -
Mar 27 at Hartford L, 11-7 4 0 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 30 Cornell L, 3-0 6 3 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 30 Cornell W, 2-0 5 2 3 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 31 Cornell   - - - - - - - - - - -
Apr 1 Cornell W, 7-2 5 1 4 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 3 at Fairfield L, 10-9 6 3 3 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 10-8 6 1 5 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 6 at Harvard L, 3-0 7 3 4 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Apr 7 at Harvard W, 8-7 3 2 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 10 Sacred Heart L, 9-8 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 8-2 8 3 5 0 1.000 3 - - - - -
Apr 13 Columbia L, 3-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 14 Columbia L, 4-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Quinnipiac L, 12-8 6 2 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 20 at Penn W, 6-5 6 2 4 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 9-7 4 3 1 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 21 at Penn W, 8-0 9 5 4 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 24 at Sacred Heart L, 13-10 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 27 at Dartmouth L, 7-5 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 7-4 12 5 6 1 .917 3 - - - - -
Apr 28 at Dartmouth W, 4-0 5 3 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 5-4 8 1 7 0 1.000 4 - - - - -
May 11 Princeton W, 10-1 6 3 3 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
May 12 Princeton   - - - - - - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2016-17 46 151 26 37 9 - - 18 3 24 1 1 .245 .272 .305
2017-18 24 83 10 15 2 - - 5 4 10 1 - .181 .236 .205
2018-19 39 139 16 34 3 - - 11 11 21 2 1 .245 .314 .266
Total 109 373 52 86 14 - - 34 18 55 4 2 .231 .280 .268
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2016-17 46 3 1 8 46 9 2 62 35 1.77 166
2017-18 24 2 - 4 17 2 1 37 20 1.85 93
2018-19 39 4 2 3 37 3 3 62 25 2.48 159
Total 109 9 3 15 100 14 6 161 80 2.01 418
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2016-17 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2017-18 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2018-19 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2016-17 46 201 59 134 8 .960 23 - - - - -
2017-18 24 112 40 69 3 .973 18 - - - - -
2018-19 39 189 69 117 3 .984 40 - - - - -
Total 109 502 168 320 14 .972 81 - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 39 139 16 34 3 - - 11 11 21 2 1 .245 .314 .266
Conference 18 64 5 15 2 - - 4 4 10 1 - .234 .286 .266
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 10 39 3 8 - - - 2 1 5 - - .205 .225 .205
Away 29 100 13 26 3 - - 9 10 16 2 1 .260 .345 .290
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Wins 17 62 9 19 1 - - 7 7 7 - - .306 .375 .323
Losses 22 77 7 15 2 - - 4 4 14 2 1 .195 .262 .221
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February 4 16 2 6 1 - - 2 - 2 - 1 .375 .353 .438
March 16 56 9 13 - - - 5 8 9 - - .232 .338 .232
April 17 59 4 12 2 - - 3 3 7 2 - .203 .273 .237
May 2 8 1 3 - - - 1 - 3 - - .375 .375 .375
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 39 4 2 3 37 3 3 62 25 2.48 159
Conference 18 1 1 1 17 2 1 25 14 1.79 71
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 10 - - 1 8 0 1 15 10 1.50 41
Away 29 4 2 2 29 3 2 47 15 3.13 118
Neutral - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Wins 17 1 2 - 20 1 1 26 11 2.36 72
Losses 22 3 - 3 17 2 2 36 14 2.57 87
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February 4 - 1 - 7 1 1 7 2 3.50 17
March 16 1 - 1 13 0 1 29 5 5.80 66
April 17 3 1 2 14 2 1 25 18 1.39 68
May 2 - - - 3 0 - 1 - - 8
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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February 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
May 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 39 189 69 117 3 .984 40 - - - - -
Conference 18 94 37 56 1 .989 22 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 10 47 15 32 0 1.000 12 - - - - -
Away 29 142 54 85 3 .979 28 - - - - -
Neutral - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 17 87 35 51 1 .989 19 - - - - -
Losses 22 102 34 66 2 .980 21 - - - - -
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February 4 24 6 17 1 .958 6 - - - - -
March 16 68 25 42 1 .985 11 - - - - -
April 17 83 34 48 1 .988 17 - - - - -
May 2 14 4 10 0 1.000 6 - - - - -