Alex Faedo
P | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 5" 225LBS | Age: 28
Draft: 2017 | Rd: 1, #18, Detroit Tigers | Florida
W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2022 1 5 5.53 12 12 0 53.2 44 1.64
2023 2 5 4.45 15 12 0 64.2 58 1.05
2024 4 1 3.50 28 1 0 43.2 38 1.26
3 Seasons 7 11 4.56 55 25 0 162 140 1.30
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2022 12 1-5 5.53 53.2 44 1.64
2023 15 2-5 4.45 64.2 58 1.05
2024 28 4-1 3.50 43.2 38 1.26
3 Seasons 55 7-11 4.56 162 140 1.30
MLB Percentile Rankings
Pitch Distribution

Statcast Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted
Balls
Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit
Velocity
Max EV Launch
Angle
LA Sweet-
Spot %
XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB% ERA xERA
2022 26 967 174 17 9.8 7.0 91.1 117.9 19.1 45.4 .277 .464 .361 .358 .399 39.1 18.0 10.2 5.53 5.53
2023 27 1034 183 14 7.7 5.3 88.8 115.7 18.2 34.4 .226 .414 .287 .302 .353 33.9 22.1 7.6 4.45 3.82
2024 28 724 125 8 6.4 4.4 88.6 113.5 11.1 38.4 .262 .402 .302 .323 .367 36.0 20.9 10.4 3.50 4.24
Player 2725 482 39 8.1 5.7 89.6 117.9 16.7 39.4 .253 .428 .317 .328 .373 36.3 20.3 9.3
MLB 7.0 4.8 88.5 122.4 12.3 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .369 36.4 22.2 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Faedo relies on 4 pitches.
Slider
(42.4%) ,
Four Seamer
(31.8%) ,
Changeup
(20.7%) ,
Sinker
(5.1%) ,


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Pitch Tracking



Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2022 31.6 31.6 30.5 6.3 39.1 38.5 22.4 1.7 20.1 31.6 28.2 8.6 9.8 7.0
2023 36.1 30.6 23.0 10.4 43.7 32.8 23.5 2.7 26.8 34.4 21.3 7.1 7.7 5.3
2024 43.2 24.8 28.8 3.2 40.8 34.4 24.8 5.6 32.0 24.0 26.4 4.8 6.4 4.4
Player 36.3 29.5 27.2 7.1 41.3 35.3 23.4 3.1 25.7 30.7 25.1 7.1 8.1 5.7
MLB 44.5 23.6 24.8 7.0 37.1 37.5 25.3 3.9 32.7 24.8 24.4 5.8 7.0 4.8
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

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
2024 4-Seam Fastball DET R 230 94.0 14.6 0.3 2 7.8 0.5 7
2024 Sinker DET R 37 93.5 22.0 -0.3 -1 15.0 0.3 2
2024 Slider DET R 307 83.1 41.1 2.4 6 3.2 -3.7 -53
2024 Changeup DET R 150 89.0 32.9 3.1 11 16.3 1.5 10
2023 4-Seam Fastball DET R 502 92.9 15.7 -0.3 -2 9.9 2.8 40
2023 Slider DET R 394 82.3 41.0 1.0 3 3.2 -4.1 -56
2023 Changeup DET R 138 85.9 30.6 -0.2 -1 16.8 2.5 18
2022 4-Seam Fastball DET R 503 92.7 15.0 -0.4 -3 11.0 4.8 77
2022 Changeup DET R 126 86.2 25.8 -3.2 -11 15.8 2.2 16
2022 Slider DET R 338 85.0 35.0 -1.3 -3 2.8 -2.1 -42
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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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 %
2024 Slider 1.3 4 307 42.4 65 .193 .368 .284 40.7 24.6 14.7 .214 .384 .298 26.2
2024 4-Seam Fastball 1.9 4 230 31.8 74 .167 .317 .273 25.0 23.0 22.1 .238 .389 .327 37.0
2024 Changeup -0.6 -1 150 20.7 35 .294 .412 .354 27.4 14.3 12.5 .313 .386 .315 44.8
2024 Sinker -10.8 -4 37 5.1 8 .625 .875 .650 0.0 0.0 0.0 .583 .691 .556 50.0
2023 4-Seam Fastball 0.6 3 502 48.5 119 .200 .438 .325 12.4 15.1 12.8 .262 .513 .369 42.5
2023 Slider -0.4 -1 394 38.1 104 .192 .364 .283 41.3 30.8 21.1 .179 .320 .233 22.4
2023 Changeup -0.9 -1 138 13.3 39 .222 .417 .285 16.9 20.5 17.8 .249 .386 .286 34.5
2022 4-Seam Fastball -1.0 -5 503 52.0 122 .352 .600 .441 17.0 16.4 15.2 .300 .520 .397 45.3
2022 Slider -0.3 -1 338 35.0 82 .243 .338 .299 36.0 25.6 22.1 .240 .344 .294 37.0
2022 Changeup -0.1 0 126 13.0 40 .222 .333 .269 19.7 7.5 7.3 .284 .548 .379 26.5
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
! Note: To better align with other values, positive numbers (red) are good, and negative numbers (blue) are poor.
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Spin Direction

Year Pitch Type Pitches MPH Active Spin % Total Movement (In.) Spin-Based Observed Deviation
2024 Changeup 149 89.0 87 17.2 2:15 3:00 -45
2024 4-Seam Fastball 230 94.0 90 17.9 1:15 1:00 15
2024 Sinker 37 93.5 88 17.9 1:15 2:00 -45
2024 Slider 306 83.1 24 5.1 8:30 7:45 45
2023 Changeup 138 85.9 97 18.3 2:00 2:30 -30
2023 4-Seam Fastball 499 92.9 93 18.5 1:15 1:00 15
2023 Slider 394 82.3 25 5.0 9:00 8:00 60
2022 Changeup 126 86.2 99 19.4 1:45 2:00 -15
2022 4-Seam Fastball 503 92.7 99 20.0 1:15 1:15 0
2022 Slider 338 85.0 18 4.1 10:45 9:45 60
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2022 244 967 4 4 -12 -2 -6
2023 262 1,034 3 6 -6 -3 1
2024 182 724 2 10 -7 -2 3
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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 %
2022 967 50.1 68.0 84.2 24.2 52.1 41.3 60.7 46.1 24.2 8.2 78.5
2023 1,034 51.3 66.1 85.2 28.2 54.2 45.7 66.4 47.7 23.5 6.1 76.2
2024 724 45.0 71.5 79.4 31.2 47.6 45.9 70.3 49.3 30.8 5.0 77.8
Player 2,725 49.2 68.1 83.4 27.7 51.4 44.2 65.4 47.6 25.8 6.5 77.5
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 61.0 47.2 24.8 7.3 76.2
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA /
xERA
xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV Hard
Hit%
K% BB% Whiff% Chase
Rate
FB
Velo
FB
Spin
CB
Spin
Extension
2022 3 6 6 11 5 49 11 3 39 19 17 37 6 30 37 14
2023 63 72 40 21 82 62 53 55 83 39 62 30 41 31 88 8
2024 35 25 48 66 27 61 70 53 69 38 23 87 77 47 90 21
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR

Year to Year Changes

Metric 2022 2023 +/-   2024 +/-  
Fastball Velocity 92.7 92.9 0.2 93.9 1.0
Offspeed Velocity 86.2 85.9 -0.3 89.0 3.1
Breaking Velocity 85.0 82.3 -2.7 83.1 0.8
Exit Velocity 91.1 88.8 -2.3 88.6 -0.2
Launch Angle 19.1 18.2 -0.9 11.1 -7.1
Barrel % 9.8 7.7 -2.1 6.4 -1.3
Hard Hit % 39.1 33.9 -5.2 36.0 2.1
LA Sweet-Spot % 45.4 34.4 -11.0 38.4 4.0
xBA .277 .226 -0.051 .262 0.036
BA .293 .200 -0.093 .226 0.026
xwOBA .358 .302 -0.056 .323 0.021
wOBA .361 .287 -0.074 .302 0.015
xSLG .464 .414 -0.050 .402 -0.012
SLG .465 .404 -0.061 .384 -0.020
K% 18.0 22.1 4.1 20.9 -1.2
BB% 10.2 7.6 -2.6 10.4 2.8
Swing % 46.1 47.7 1.6 49.3 1.6
Whiff% 24.2 23.5 -0.7 30.8 7.3
In Zone % 50.1 51.3 1.2 45.0 -6.3
Out of Zone % 49.9 48.7 -1.2 55.0 6.3
Out of Zone Swing % 24.2 28.2 4.0 31.2 3.0
First Pitch Swing % 30.3 32.1 1.8 40.1 8.0
First Pitch Strike % 60.7 66.4 5.7 70.3 3.9
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

vs RHHvs LHH
YearAlignment TypePAwOBAPATotal%PATotal%
2022 Shifts 244 .361 116 18 15.5 128 88 68.8
2023 Shades 262 .287 140 5 3.6 122 87 71.3
2024 Shades 182 .302 94 7 7.4 88 70 79.5
! Note: Shifts are through the 2022 season, Shaded starting from the 2023 season, Shift: three or more infielders are on the same side of second base, Shade: positioned outside of their typical responsible slices of the field.
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Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2022 245 15.7 39.6% 0.0% 192 22.2 0.0% 4.2%
2023 340 14.9 51.2% 0.0% 123 19.5 1.6% 0.0%
2024 166 17.0 7.8% 0.6% 106 18.6 0.0% 0.0%
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Pitch Distribution