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Adam Kolarek
Trending: ↓ 27%
P | B/T: L/L | 6' 3" 215LBS | Age: 31

Draft: 2010 | Rd: 11, #332, New York Mets | Maryland
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Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2020 3 0 0.95 20 0 1 19.0 13 0.79
4 Seasons 11 3 3.32 143 0 4 116.2 81 1.16
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2020 20 3-0 0.95 19.0 13 0.79
4 Seasons 143 11-3 3.32 116.2 81 1.16

Statcast Statistics

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit % K % BB % ERA xERA
2017 135 28 1 3.6 87.6 6.5 28.6 .238 .385 .408 .339 .305 39.3 10.0 10.0 6.48 4.79
2018 504 116 3 2.6 87.5 2.2 26.7 .239 .344 .295 .271 .297 32.8 13.5 3.5 3.93 2.93
2019 794 165 10 6.1 87.6 0.3 23.0 .236 .374 .281 .289 .332 35.8 19.7 7.0 3.27 3.49
2020 252 55 0 0.0 84 -0.2 18.2 .223 .274 .191 .250 .277 20.0 18.1 5.6 0.95 2.81
ALL 1685 364 14 3.8 87 1.3 23.9 .235 .351 .281 .282 .311 32.7 16.8 6.0
MLB 43640 6.4 88.3 11.9 32.8 .250 .414 .317 .321 .376 34.9 21.8 8.3

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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # # RHB # LHB % MPH PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Spin Whiff% PutAway%
2020 Sinker 201 83 118 79.8 89.1 60 55 8 6 1 0 1 10 46 .145 .210 .218 .258 .186 .246 84.1 -5 2151 20.2 30.3
2020 Slider 23 8 15 9.1 77.6 7 7 1 1 0 0 0 2 5 .143 .159 .143 .229 .124 .161 79.1 40 1877 0.0 12.5
2020 Changeup 18 18 0 7.1 81.5 4 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 4 .500 .575 .500 .647 .435 .529 75.7 -3 2180 11.1 0.0
2020 4-Seam Fastball 10 10 0 4.0 91.2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 2166 0.0 33.3
2019 Sinker 566 256 310 71.3 88.9 164 152 38 27 7 1 3 23 129 .250 .266 .368 .377 .291 .308 89.0 -6 2151 21.7 22.5
2019 4-Seam Fastball 84 81 3 10.6 91.6 25 24 3 1 0 0 2 12 12 .125 .117 .375 .280 .218 .183 80.2 30 2211 31.7 26.7
2019 Changeup 73 73 0 9.2 81.4 19 17 3 1 1 0 1 3 14 .176 .226 .412 .573 .285 .363 84.8 12 2173 29.7 13.6
2019 Slider 63 6 57 7.9 75.7 15 15 3 2 0 0 1 6 9 .200 .152 .400 .304 .245 .190 82.6 38 1979 35.0 27.3
2019 Cutter 8 8 0 1.0 83.0 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .500 .098 .500 .107 .435 .100 86.2 -2 1329 50.0 16.7
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Pitch Movement


How this works: Every pitch is affected by the forces of gravity, which means that every pitch drops on its way from the mound to the plate. These numbers are reported with gravity, which makes them larger and different than other pitch movement numbers you may have seen. Since gravity requires time, and slower pitches aren’t ‘better’ just because they have more time to move, the movement of a pitch is compared to ‘average’ movement by comparing it to other MLB pitch types within +/- 2 MPH and from within +/- 0.5 feet of extension and release.
Vertical Movement (inches) Horizontal Movement (inches)
Year Pitch Team Hand # MPH Inches of Drop vs Avg % vs Avg Inches of Break vs Avg % Break vs Avg
2020 4-Seamer LAD L 10 91.2 19.6 -2.6 -16 12.1 4.8 66
2020 Slider LAD L 23 77.6 37.9 -1.9 -5 5 -6.5 -57
2020 Sinker LAD L 201 89.1 37.4 0.8 2 16.8 0 0
2020 Changeup LAD L 18 81.5 43.4 0.5 1 18.2 1.7 10
2019 Changeup LAD L 73 81.4 44.2 0.5 1 19.9 1.1 6
2019 Sinker LAD L 566 88.9 39.3 1.7 4 18.6 0.2 1
2019 4-Seamer LAD L 84 91.6 19.1 -1.7 -10 13.3 5.5 71
2019 Cutter LAD L 8 83 36 -1.4 -4 2 -5.8 -152
2019 Slider LAD L 63 75.7 41 -3 -7 9.3 -0.8 -8
2018 4-Seamer TB L 55 92.1 18.8 -1.8 -10 14 6.3 81
2018 Curveball TB L 1 71.8 65.9 1.5 2 8.1 -3.8 -32
2018 Slider TB L 70 78.2 44.7 2.1 5 5.2 -5.3 -51
2018 Sinker TB L 266 89.6 38.6 3.9 11 18.9 0.9 5
2018 Changeup TB L 111 82.4 41.1 2 5 20.6 4.3 26
2017 Slider TB L 2 74.5 46.7 -2.2 -4 7.7 -5.6 -42
2017 Changeup TB L 9 77.8 49.3 1.8 4 15.5 0.4 3
2017 Sinker TB L 105 87.7 39.9 4.2 12 16.5 -0.8 -5
2017 4-Seamer TB L 14 91.4 18.2 -2.1 -13 13.5 5.4 66
2017 Curveball TB L 5 66.9 62.3 1.6 3 14.8 4.7 46
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Strike % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2017 135 49.6 68.7 91.3 22.1 60.0 39.3 62.5 45.2 16.4 11.1 73.3
2018 504 53.1 64.4 87.2 33.1 62.8 42.3 61.7 49.6 20.4 6.6 69.7
2019 794 46.0 64.9 84.0 33.1 61.3 44.1 63.3 47.7 24.5 5.8 63.0
2020 252 45.2 65.8 88.0 31.2 72.1 44.4 58.3 46.8 17.8 5.6 71.4
ALL 1685 48.3 65.2 86.2 31.9 63.3 43.2 62.0 48.0 21.7 6.4 67.6
MLB 48.4 66.1 82.8 28.2 59.4 42.6 60.6 46.6 24.5 7.2 75.1

Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2017 60.7 21.4 17.9 0.0 25.0 39.3 35.7 3.6 46.4 10.7 17.9 14.3 3.6
2018 58.6 14.7 22.4 4.3 31.0 42.2 26.7 2.6 46.6 17.2 23.3 6.9 2.6
2019 66.7 12.1 17.6 3.6 35.2 33.3 31.5 3.0 56.4 9.7 19.4 4.2 6.1
2020 63.6 14.5 18.2 3.6 47.3 34.5 18.2 9.1 47.3 20.0 23.6 0.0 0.0
ALL 63.2 14.0 19.2 3.6 34.9 36.8 28.3 3.8 51.1 13.7 21.2 5.2 3.8
MLB 45.3 22.0 25.7 7.1 36.6 38.0 25.5 3.2 33.6 24.3 24.6 5.6 6.4

Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2017 38 .408 24 0 0.0 14 2 14.3
2018 140 .295 86 0 0.0 54 5 9.3
2019 225 .281 112 1 0.9 113 15 13.3
2020 72 .191 32 8 25.0 40 14 35.0

Pitch Distribution