Albert Pujols
DH | B/T: R/R | 6' 3" 235LBS | Age: 42

Draft: 1999 | Rd: 13, #402, St. Louis Cardinals | MCC-Maple Woods

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 341 298 37 78 22 59 1 .262 .337 .527 .864
22 Seasons 13031 11412 1909 3379 701 2209 117 .296 .374 .543 .917
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .262 22 59 1 .864
22 Seasons .296 701 2209 117 .917

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 35 2514 533 41 7.7 6.2 90.7 114.0 14.2 29.5 .268 .481 .333 .346 .364 38.3 10.9 7.6
2016 36 2516 524 48 9.2 7.4 91.6 116.5 11.7 31.5 .285 .523 .331 .367 .392 44.1 11.5 7.5
2017 37 2486 504 27 5.4 4.2 88.7 112.2 13.5 31.9 .262 .444 .286 .316 .349 39.2 14.6 5.8
2018 38 1807 403 25 6.2 5 90.0 112.1 14.1 34.5 .267 .449 .299 .327 .355 40.9 13.1 5.6
2019 39 2085 431 25 5.8 4.6 88.3 112.3 12.5 26.5 .251 .428 .308 .319 .331 36.6 12.5 7.9
2020 40 622 128 7 5.5 4.3 88.6 108.8 16.4 30.5 .248 .401 .282 .299 .330 34.4 15.3 5.5
2021 41 1123 232 21 9.1 7.1 90.3 112.9 12.0 29.3 .256 .460 .302 .322 .359 39.7 15.2 4.7
2022 42 1325 247 28 11.3 8.3 91.1 111.7 16.7 33.2 .256 .480 .364 .355 .384 47.4 16.0 7.7
Player 14478 3002 222 7.4 5.9 90.0 116.5 13.5 30.8 .264 .465 .315 .335 .360 40.2 13.1 6.8
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.4 12.1 33.0 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 35.8 22.1 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2015 42.8 25.5 23.8 7.9 43.3 37.0 19.5 1.5 32.1 28.9 22.7 5.3 7.7 6.2
2016 45.2 26.0 22.5 6.3 43.9 37.0 18.7 0.4 34.5 22.7 22.9 7.8 9.2 7.4
2017 43.5 23.4 25.0 8.1 37.7 43.1 19.0 3.6 32.5 26.2 24.2 7.7 5.4 4.2
2018 40.9 22.6 26.3 10.2 43.4 36.2 20.1 2.2 31.8 27.5 25.6 6.7 6.2 5.0
2019 46.2 26.7 16.9 10.2 45.7 35.7 18.6 3.2 34.3 27.6 23.7 3.7 5.8 4.6
2020 39.8 18.8 26.6 14.8 50.0 31.3 18.8 2.3 29.7 29.7 25.0 5.5 5.5 4.3
2021 46.1 26.7 19.4 7.8 46.1 28.4 25.4 2.2 36.6 26.7 21.6 3.9 9.1 7.1
2022 38.1 29.1 20.2 12.6 51.8 30.0 18.2 2.8 28.7 27.5 22.7 6.9 11.3 8.3
Player 43.3 25.1 22.6 9.0 44.0 36.2 19.6 2.2 32.8 26.7 23.5 6.1 7.4 5.9
MLB 44.9 23.1 25.0 7.1 36.8 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.0 24.6 24.4 5.7 6.7 4.6
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Run Values by Pitch Type

Year Pitch Type Team RV/100 Run Value Pitches % PA BA SLG wOBA Whiff% K% PutAway % xBA xSLG xwOBA Hard Hit %
2022 4-Seamer 3.5 14 394 29.7 119 .359 .689 .462 14.0 10.9 11.7 .293 .563 .398 50.0
2022 Slider 1.3 5 357 26.9 75 .182 .500 .333 26.2 17.3 10.3 .203 .477 .333 44.4
2022 Sinker -0.8 -2 210 15.8 64 .207 .431 .312 16.3 18.8 23.1 .249 .433 .325 51.1
2022 Curveball -1.5 -2 139 10.5 27 .280 .400 .324 37.7 29.6 17.4 .227 .357 .285 29.4
2022 Changeup 0.8 1 119 9.0 23 .263 .263 .357 33.3 26.1 15.8 .238 .318 .323 46.2
2022 Cutter -4.5 -4 93 7.0 23 .143 .238 .209 12.2 8.7 8.7 .291 .427 .343 52.6
2022 Splitter 1.2 0 9 0.7 4 .000 .000 .350 25.0 0.0 0.0 .116 .116 .406 0.0
2022 N/A 49.6 2 4 0.3 1 1.000 4.000 2.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .829 3.017 1.599 100.0
2021 4-Seamer -0.7 -2 347 30.9 102 .265 .490 .329 13.2 14.7 17.4 .270 .527 .342 41.7
2021 Slider -1.4 -4 274 24.4 59 .130 .204 .191 32.3 16.9 10.6 .211 .365 .283 31.8
2021 Sinker 1.2 2 205 18.3 52 .347 .551 .405 16.5 5.8 9.1 .291 .441 .337 47.8
2021 Curveball -3.0 -4 131 11.7 30 .074 .074 .107 34.9 30.0 19.6 .179 .218 .203 31.6
2021 Changeup -1.0 -1 102 9.1 30 .250 .571 .367 24.5 16.7 15.6 .314 .599 .406 34.8
2021 Cutter 9.2 5 49 4.4 15 .333 .733 .507 19.2 6.7 9.1 .263 .517 .325 42.9
2021 N/A 23.1 2 8 0.7 2 1.000 4.000 1.350 0.0 0.0 -- .771 3.052 1.119 100.0
2021 Splitter -6.9 0 7 0.6 3 .000 .000 .000 40.0 66.7 33.3 .004 .004 .003 0.0
2020 4-Seamer 1.1 2 213 34.2 53 .255 .553 .380 15.9 13.2 16.7 .299 .591 .398 34.1
2020 Sinker -2.1 -2 120 19.3 33 .161 .323 .233 15.5 6.1 8.7 .186 .309 .240 44.8
2020 Slider -1.7 -2 113 18.2 26 .154 .154 .138 40.0 30.8 21.6 .171 .190 .159 16.7
2020 Curveball 2.5 2 86 13.8 17 .250 .500 .338 34.3 23.5 12.5 .319 .451 .356 41.7
2020 Cutter -1.3 -1 47 7.6 18 .353 .412 .358 10.7 0.0 0.0 .258 .304 .270 35.3
2020 Changeup -0.2 0 40 6.4 14 .214 .357 .262 26.9 28.6 23.5 .288 .486 .324 30.0
2020 Splitter -10.3 0 3 0.5 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .013 .016 .012 0.0
2019 4-Seamer 0.3 2 629 30.2 176 .275 .477 .370 12.7 6.3 7.7 .281 .536 .379 43.8
2019 Slider -1.7 -8 447 21.4 110 .163 .212 .189 28.4 23.6 18.2 .217 .280 .230 31.3
2019 Sinker 1.3 5 396 19.0 111 .283 .525 .383 10.7 4.5 7.8 .255 .454 .342 36.8
2019 Curveball 0.7 2 226 10.8 58 .302 .453 .358 19.8 17.2 11.9 .239 .312 .276 25.6
2019 Cutter 0.9 1 161 7.7 40 .250 .472 .345 22.5 17.5 17.5 .218 .413 .309 34.5
2019 Changeup 2.7 4 160 7.7 33 .194 .581 .339 15.1 12.1 8.5 .310 .619 .400 37.0
2019 Splitter -7.9 -2 22 1.1 6 .000 .000 .000 57.1 50.0 27.3 .057 .060 .046 0.0
2018 4-Seamer -0.9 -4 490 27.1 151 .261 .394 .313 13.6 12.6 14.4 .287 .497 .358 45.2
2018 Sinker 1.9 8 399 22.1 135 .307 .543 .404 8.0 4.4 8.7 .316 .546 .384 47.5
2018 Slider 0.3 1 337 18.6 76 .200 .371 .302 28.6 21.1 13.4 .218 .381 .291 29.6
2018 Curveball -1.1 -2 224 12.4 37 .171 .429 .273 22.1 13.5 10.2 .209 .411 .289 33.3
2018 Cutter -1.2 -2 185 10.2 55 .170 .245 .232 20.2 18.2 18.9 .215 .271 .231 37.2
2018 Changeup 0.2 0 150 8.3 35 .273 .364 .281 25.7 20.0 18.4 .272 .360 .279 29.6
2018 Splitter -6.2 -1 21 1.2 6 .000 .000 .117 38.5 33.3 20.0 .113 .268 .249 33.3
2017 4-Seamer -1.4 -10 660 26.5 164 .227 .364 .287 16.0 9.1 10.0 .261 .440 .318 43.9
2017 Sinker 1.7 10 603 24.3 170 .325 .561 .396 11.9 9.4 10.5 .344 .620 .422 47.9
2017 Slider -1.5 -7 501 20.2 129 .200 .264 .213 32.7 24.8 17.7 .211 .312 .233 31.9
2017 Curveball 1.7 5 289 11.6 59 .241 .481 .342 26.7 22.0 13.0 .250 .419 .306 28.6
2017 Changeup -0.3 -1 231 9.3 62 .241 .310 .260 19.8 16.1 14.9 .208 .323 .245 36.7
2017 Cutter -3.6 -5 153 6.2 33 .129 .226 .185 24.0 15.2 12.8 .213 .443 .299 23.1
2017 Splitter -8.6 -3 37 1.5 12 .000 .000 .000 30.4 16.7 12.5 .181 .311 .210 20.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 589 2,250 20 11 12 15 58
2009 659 2,547 17 11 20 17 65
2010 657 2,667 21 -4 17 15 49
2011 709 2,587 9 11 9 14 42
2012 654 2,475 1 5 9 10 26
2013 434 1,642 -6 -5 14 7 11
2014 694 2,570 14 -23 12 12 16
2015 651 2,472 6 -18 11 10 9
2016 644 2,497 4 -10 13 10 17
2017 630 2,477 -8 -28 12 12 -11
2018 495 1,807 -9 -8 7 8 -2
2019 535 2,044 4 -22 11 12 5
2020 162 622 2 -7 0 4 -1
2021 311 1,195 -10 -7 7 7 -4
2022 336 1,325 -1 1 6 8 14
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Swing % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2015 2,514 47.9 62.8 90.5 29.5 70.5 40.4 18.3 45.4 16.3 6.4 67.9
2016 2,516 47.6 62.4 90.4 30.8 73.2 42.6 14.2 45.8 15.7 6.5 66.5
2017 2,486 47.4 64.2 87.9 32.0 64.0 41.0 15.4 47.1 20.6 6.9 72.5
2018 1,807 47.0 66.0 90.4 32.7 68.1 44.3 18.3 48.4 17.6 6.9 74.2
2019 2,085 47.3 59.7 88.9 30.7 69.8 42.7 15.4 44.5 18.2 7.0 67.4
2020 622 47.3 64.6 88.4 35.4 60.3 42.3 14.2 49.2 22.2 7.2 66.7
2021 1,123 48.2 63.6 88.7 31.8 58.9 43.2 16.7 47.1 21.7 7.6 70.6
2022 1,325 47.0 63.9 88.4 34.6 63.8 43.1 21.4 48.4 20.9 6.7 70.8
Player 14,478 47.5 63.2 89.4 31.6 67.3 42.3 16.7 46.6 18.5 6.8 69.6
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 29.4 47.1 24.7 7.3 76.1
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV Max EV Hard
Hit%
K% BB% Whiff% Chase
Rate
Speed OAA
2015 78 71 86 85 62 91 71 85 95 65 92 50 81 48 7
2016 88 90 90 88 74 91 75 92 99 87 93 40 88 35 4
2017 37 57 59 55 23 56 38 66 87 71 82 15 67 20 1
2018 50 73 67 59 33 49 40 72 85 69 90 14 83 21 2
2019 36 39 38 41 29 43 31 31 85 37 94 39 85 34 3 6
2020 21 48 39 38 16 27 31 45 57 27 87 16 71 11 1
2021 87 2
2022 88 63 89 90 74 55 79 86 79 86 83 44 73 17 1
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2016 25.2 31 30.2 1 13 12 21 67.7
2017 26.3 23 20.8 2 9 16 8 34.8
2018 25.4 19 18.2 1 10 10 11 57.9
2019 26.2 23 20.9 2 8 6 16 69.6
2020 27.5 6 7.1 -1 5 1 6 100.0
2021 25.5 17 17.2 0 3 11 10 58.8
2022 26.1 21 23.0 -2 11 15 11 52.4

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 31 31 37 28 28 30 28 31 32 29 32 28 25 28 30 31 32 30 29 32 39 25 27 31 28 32 34 28 28 26 37
2017 23 25 20 22 19 22 20 21 21 22 17 21 16 13 19 23 19 25 14 22 26 20 18 23 24 19 25 19 23 21 25
2018 19 22 22 16 17 18 16 24 18 18 16 18 14 17 17 19 17 20 15 19 19 15 16 20 20 20 21 15 20 14 22
2019 23 21 26 19 21 19 22 24 22 20 21 19 18 22 20 22 22 22 20 21 22 19 19 18 19 22 21 20 24 17 24
2020 6 6 9 7 7 7 0 8 8 7 8 6 6 7 7 7 7 8 6 7 7 7 6 8 7 7 7 6 7 7 8
2021 17 17 17 16 15 19 17 20 18 17 16 17 14 12 14 19 19 19 18 19 18 16 17 19 16 16 18 16 18 16 22
2022 21 23 30 20 24 26 24 16 25 24 21 20 20 19 22 26 26 23 24 24 26 21 21 22 20 25 23 19 27 19 30
! Note: This tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. This accounts for different wall heights, distances and environmental effects. For these purposes, the 2020 Blue Jays home field was still Rogers Centre, not Sahlen Field.
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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 90.7 91.6 0.9 88.7 -2.9 90 1.3 88.3 -1.7 88.6 0.3 90.3 1.7 91.1 0.8
Launch Angle 14.2 11.7 -2.5 13.5 1.8 14.1 0.6 12.5 -1.6 16.4 3.9 12 -4.4 16.7 4.7
Barrel % 7.7 9.2 1.5 5.4 -3.8 6.2 0.8 5.8 -0.4 5.5 -0.3 9.1 3.6 11.3 2.2
Hard Hit % 38.3 44.1 5.8 39.2 -4.9 40.9 1.7 36.6 -4.3 34.4 -2.2 39.7 5.3 47.4 7.7
Sweet Spot % 29.5 31.5 2 31.9 0.4 34.5 2.6 26.5 -8 30.5 4 29.3 -1.2 33.2 3.9
xBA .268 .285 0.017 .262 -0.023 .267 0.005 .251 -0.016 .248 -0.003 .256 0.008 .256 0
BA .244 .268 0.024 .241 -0.027 .245 0.004 .244 -0.001 .224 -0.02 .236 0.012 .261 0.025
xwOBA .346 .367 0.021 .316 -0.051 .327 0.011 .319 -0.008 .299 -0.02 .322 0.023 .355 0.033
wOBA .333 .331 -0.002 .286 -0.045 .299 0.013 .308 0.009 .282 -0.026 .302 0.02 .364 0.062
xSLG .481 .523 0.042 .444 -0.079 .449 0.005 .428 -0.021 .401 -0.027 .46 0.059 .48 0.02
SLG .48 .457 -0.023 .386 -0.071 .411 0.025 .43 0.019 .395 -0.035 .433 0.038 .519 0.086
K% 10.9 11.5 0.6 14.6 3.1 13.1 -1.5 12.5 -0.6 15.3 2.8 15.2 -0.1 16 0.8
BB% 7.6 7.5 -0.1 5.8 -1.7 5.6 -0.2 7.9 2.3 5.5 -2.4 4.7 -0.8 7.7 3
Swing % 45.4 45.8 0.4 47.1 1.3 48.4 1.3 44.5 -3.9 49.2 4.7 47.1 -2.1 48.4 1.3
Whiff% 16.3 15.7 -0.6 20.6 4.9 17.6 -3 18.2 0.6 22.2 4 21.7 -0.5 20.9 -0.8
In Zone % 47.9 47.6 -0.3 47.4 -0.2 47 -0.4 47.3 0.3 47.3 0 48.2 0.9 47 -1.2
Out of Zone % 52.1 52.4 0.3 52.6 0.2 53 0.4 52.7 -0.3 52.7 0 51.8 -0.9 53 1.2
Out of Zone Swing % 29.5 30.8 1.3 32 1.2 32.7 0.7 30.7 -2 35.4 4.7 31.8 -3.6 34.6 2.8
First Pitch Swing % 18.3 14.2 -4.1 15.4 1.2 18.3 2.9 15.4 -2.9 14.2 -1.2 16.7 2.5 21.4 4.7