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Alejandro Kirk
C | B/T: R/R | 5' 8" 265LBS | Age: 22

Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 189 165 19 40 8 24 0 .242 .328 .436 .764
2 Seasons 214 189 23 49 9 27 0 .259 .336 .455 .792
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .242 8 24 0 .764
2 Seasons .259 9 27 0 .792

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2020 22 85 20 1 5 95 107.4 5.9 25 .317 .456 .418 .348 .400 50 16 4
2021 23 748 145 16 11 92.3 109.4 14.7 31 .284 .501 .330 .373 .380 46.9 11.6 10.1
833 165 17 10.3 92.6 109.4 13.6 30.3 .288 .495 .340 .370 .383 47.3 12.1 9.3
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .242 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.6 22 8.4




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2021 Fastballs 425 56.8 104 87 19 11 4 0 4 12 76 .218 .247 .402 .505 .325 .373 91.7 22 13.8 11.8
2021 Breaking 245 32.8 63 59 18 11 3 0 4 8 51 .305 .313 .559 .511 .384 .374 92.9 8 26.4 9.3
2021 Offspeed 78 10.4 22 19 3 2 1 0 0 2 18 .158 .361 .211 .448 .199 .368 93.2 3 27.0 8.0
2020 Fastballs 48 56.5 12 11 5 3 1 0 1 0 11 .455 .373 .818 .634 .547 .452 92.5 9 5.6 0.0
2020 Breaking 29 34.1 8 8 3 2 1 0 0 2 6 .375 .306 .500 .352 .375 .289 96.8 -6 35.7 40.0
2020 Offspeed 8 9.4 5 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 3 .200 .211 .200 .232 .177 .192 100.8 16 40.0 66.7


Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2020 60 25 15 0 30 40 30 0 35 15 40 5 5
2021 40.7 26.9 26.2 6.2 35.9 40.7 23.4 0.7 33.1 25.5 22.8 6.9 11
43 26.7 24.8 5.5 35.2 40.6 24.2 0.6 33.3 24.2 24.8 6.7 10.3
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.5 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6

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 %
2021 N/A -19.8 0 1 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2021 Cutter 0.2 0 47 6.3 12 .222 .556 .417 11.8 8.3 16.7 .149 .351 .331 50
2021 Changeup -2.4 -2 75 10 21 .158 .211 .212 26.5 9.5 8.3 .361 .448 .386 64.7
2021 Curveball 6.7 5 77 10.3 21 .4 .8 .514 9.1 0 0 .425 .755 .512 50
2021 Sinker 0.4 0 109 14.6 29 .25 .375 .321 3.8 6.9 7.4 .329 .618 .431 43.5
2021 Slider 0.3 1 168 22.5 42 .256 .436 .346 33.8 19 13.8 .256 .387 .306 45.2
2021 4-Seamer -0.6 -2 269 36 63 .204 .389 .343 18.3 14.3 13 .228 .481 .355 42.2
2021 Splitter -2.9 0 2 0.3 50 0
2020 Splitter 21.6 0 2 2.4 2 .5 .5 .45 50 50 100 .306 .338 .28 100
2020 Changeup -6.1 0 6 7.1 3 0 0 0 33.3 33.3 50 .147 .162 .133 50
2020 Slider 5.9 1 18 21.2 4 .25 .5 .313 33.3 25 50 .297 .316 .274 66.7
2020 Curveball 1.5 0 11 12.9 4 .5 .5 .45 37.5 25 33.3 .315 .387 .303 33.3
2020 4-Seamer 2.6 1 30 35.3 6 .4 1 .6 9.1 0 0 .404 .912 .575 40
2020 Sinker 5.3 1 18 21.2 6 .5 .667 .508 0 0 0 .347 .402 .329 50
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2021 189 748 -1 -9 8 5 2
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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 %
2020 85 54.1 54.3 88 30.8 58.3 41.2 16 43.5 21.6 7.1 50
2021 748 50.4 65.5 83.8 24 71.9 42 19.6 44.9 19.3 8.2 73.8
833 50.8 64.3 84.2 24.6 70.3 41.9 19.2 44.8 19.6 8 71.6
48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 29.2 47 24.6 7.2 76

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2020 2
2021 14
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2020 24.5 1 0.8 0 1 1 0 0
2021 24.6 8 7 1 2 6 3 37.5

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2020 1 0 2 1 2 1 1 1 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2
2021 8 6 8 5 10 7 8 11 8 6 7 9 3 8 8 8 5 6 6 8 4 7 7 7 7 8 6 5 7 6 8
! Note: This tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. This accounts for different wall heights and distances, but does not attempt to adjust for 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 95 92.3 -2.7
Launch Angle 5.9 14.7 8.8
Barrel % 5 11 6
Hard Hit % 50 46.9 -3.1
Sweet Spot % 25 31 6
xBA 0.317 0.284 -0.033
BA 0.375 0.242 -0.133
xwOBA 0.348 0.373 0.025
wOBA 0.418 0.33 -0.088
xSLG 0.456 0.501 0.045
SLG 0.583 0.436 -0.147
K% 16 11.6 -4.4
BB% 4 10.1 6.1
Swing % 43.5 44.9 1.4
Whiff% 21.6 19.3 -2.3
In Zone % 54.1 50.4 -3.7
Out of Zone % 45.9 49.6 3.7
Out of Zone Swing % 30.8 24 -6.8
First Pitch Swing % 16 19.6 3.6
First Pitch Strike % 64 64.6 0.6
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2020 R 25 0 0.0 .418
2021 R 182 3 1.6 .311 .414