Alexi Amarista
SS | Bats/Throws: L/R | 5' 6" 160LBS | Age: 34
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2015 357 324 28 66 3 5 .204 .257 .287 .544
2016 150 140 9 36 0 9 .257 .295 .271 .566
2017 176 168 22 40 3 1 .238 .269 .351 .620
7 Seasons 1,901 1,750 171 404 21 39 .231 .275 .323 .598
AVG HR SB OPS
2015 .204 3 5 .544
2016 .257 0 9 .566
2017 .238 3 1 .620
7 Seasons .231 21 39 .598
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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 26 1386 277 3 1.1 0.8 85.6 104.1 11.2 29.2 .215 .295 .236 .250 .268 16.2 15.4 6.7
2016 27 568 116 1 0.9 0.7 86.9 103.5 11.2 29.3 .257 .319 .248 .266 .304 24.1 17.3 5.3
2017 28 698 131 1 0.8 0.6 84.1 102.0 9.7 42.7 .214 .275 .267 .230 .272 16.8 21.6 4.0
Player 2652 524 5 1.0 0.7 85.5 104.1 10.8 32.6 .224 .295 .247 .248 .277 18.1 17.4 5.7
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .369 36.3 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, Sweeper, Slurve, 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 49.8 18.8 26.4 5.1 28.5 41.9 29.6 1.4 38.3 26.7 24.9 1.8 1.1 0.8
2016 48.3 17.2 27.6 6.9 25.9 45.7 25.9 0.0 35.3 26.7 34.5 0.9 0.9 0.7
2017 47.3 19.8 32.1 0.8 30.5 39.7 29.0 4.6 32.8 30.5 30.5 0.0 0.8 0.6
Player 48.9 18.7 28.1 4.4 28.4 42.2 28.6 1.9 36.3 27.7 28.4 1.1 1.0 0.7
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.9 7.0 37.0 37.6 25.3 3.9 32.9 24.7 24.4 5.8 6.9 4.7
! 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 %
2017 4-Seam Fastball -2.0 -7 323 46.3 77 .250 .375 .292 22.9 27.3 23.6 .223 .293 .247 15.4
2017 Sinker 1.0 1 99 14.2 19 .353 .588 .434 13.0 15.8 17.6 .241 .344 .300 28.6
2017 Slider 0.1 0 80 11.5 31 .233 .300 .248 16.3 19.4 19.4 .217 .263 .222 12.5
2017 Curveball -2.3 -2 73 10.5 20 .250 .250 .225 21.2 25.0 20.0 .254 .314 .247 20.0
2017 Changeup -0.5 0 58 8.3 13 .231 .538 .319 25.0 7.7 6.7 .153 .193 .144 25.0
2017 Cutter -7.1 -3 46 6.6 11 .091 .091 .082 4.3 9.1 5.3 .174 .192 .161 10.0
2017 Split-Finger -6.3 -1 15 2.1 5 .000 .000 .000 16.7 20.0 25.0 .064 .095 .068 0.0
2017 Sweeper -0.3 0 4 0.6 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2011 56 221 -4 -1 -1 0 -5
2012 298 1,028 3 -15 1 2 -9
2013 394 1,506 -13 -11 12 5 -7
2014 458 1,711 -10 -11 6 5 -10
2015 353 1,371 -12 -19 9 4 -17
2016 148 560 -7 -4 1 1 -9
2017 177 699 -4 -12 3 1 -11
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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 1,386 45.0 65.1 90.3 32.7 74.2 41.8 20.4 47.0 15.0 6.9 72.6
2016 568 49.8 61.5 87.4 29.8 72.9 43.7 17.3 45.6 16.6 6.0 70.6
2017 698 50.1 65.7 88.7 36.5 66.1 43.4 19.3 51.1 19.3 7.7 75.9
Player 2,652 47.4 64.4 89.2 33.0 71.7 42.6 19.5 47.8 16.6 6.9 73.2
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.5 58.0 42.6 29.6 47.1 24.8 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 Arm
Strength
2015 1 6 2 9 4 4 8 8 39 2 75 43 87 27 50
2016 33 63
2017 29 45
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2017 22.2 3 1.9 1 0 3 0 0.0
Player 22.2 3 1.9 1 0 3 0 0.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2017 3 1 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 1 2 3 1 2 1 2 1 1 3 2 2 1 3 2 2 1 3 3 1 2 1
Player 3 1 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 1 2 3 1 2 1 2 1 1 3 2 2 1 3 2 2 1 3 3 1 2 1
! 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 85.6 86.9 1.3 84.1 -2.8
Launch Angle 11.2 11.2 0.0 9.7 -1.5
Barrel % 1.1 0.9 -0.2 0.8 -0.1
Hard Hit % 16.2 24.1 7.9 16.8 -7.3
Sweet Spot % 29.2 29.3 0.1 42.7 13.4
xBA .215 .257 0.042 .214 -0.043
BA .204 .257 0.053 .238 -0.019
xwOBA .250 .266 0.016 .230 -0.036
wOBA .236 .248 0.012 .267 0.019
xSLG .295 .319 0.024 .275 -0.044
SLG .287 .271 -0.016 .351 0.080
K% 15.4 17.3 1.9 21.6 4.3
BB% 6.7 5.3 -1.4 4.0 -1.3
Swing % 47.0 45.6 -1.4 51.1 5.5
Whiff% 15.0 16.6 1.6 19.3 2.7
In Zone % 45.0 49.8 4.8 50.1 0.3
Out of Zone % 55.0 50.2 -4.8 49.9 -0.3
Out of Zone Swing % 32.7 29.8 -2.9 36.5 6.7
First Pitch Swing % 20.4 17.3 -3.1 19.3 2.0
First Pitch Strike % 59.1 50.7 -8.4 59.1 8.4
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2016 Shifts L 143 3 2.1 .250 .293
2017 Shifts L 176 0 0.0 .267
! 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 %
2011 61 14.8 54.1% 1.6% 34 20.2 2.9% 2.9%
2012 307 15.0 48.9% 2.0% 128 21.3 0.8% 7.0%
2013 484 15.4 43.0% 1.2% 163 21.9 1.2% 8.0%
2014 540 15.7 41.9% 2.0% 254 21.9 1.2% 12.2%
2015 416 16.5 38.2% 2.9% 224 24.6 5.4% 23.2%
2016 185 17.3 33.0% 2.2% 87 24.4 4.6% 19.5%
2017 189 16.3 32.8% 1.6% 115 22.1 0.0% 10.4%
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