Anthony DeSclafani
P | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 195LBS | Age: 32

Draft: 2011 | Rd: 6, #199, Toronto Blue Jays | Florida

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2022 0 2 6.63 5 5 0 19.0 17 2.00
8 Seasons 50 48 4.12 161 151 0 843.0 751 1.27
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2022 5 0-2 6.63 19.0 17 2.00
8 Seasons 161 50-48 4.12 843.0 751 1.27

Statcast 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% ERA xERA
2015 25 2913 574 28 4.9 3.6 88.5 117.3 11.8 31.7 .251 .390 .321 .308 .355 34.3 19.2 7.0 4.04 3.91
2016 26 1968 368 23 6.3 4.5 88.8 109.9 12.0 34.5 .252 .402 .310 .304 .359 36.1 20.7 5.9 3.28 3.88
2018 28 1792 344 24 7.0 5.0 88.6 114.0 11.7 35.8 .248 .428 .336 .315 .383 33.1 22.3 6.2 4.93 4.21
2019 29 2668 476 34 7.1 4.9 89.1 113.3 12.3 33.4 .233 .401 .300 .297 .364 38.7 24.0 7.0 3.89 3.86
2020 30 602 114 13 11.4 8.2 89.6 108.4 11.0 36.0 .286 .510 .384 .379 .408 46.5 15.8 10.1 7.22 6.44
2021 31 2558 480 39 8.1 5.8 88.9 115.7 11.6 32.7 .241 .410 .276 .304 .366 38.8 22.5 6.2 3.17 3.89
2022 32 329 72 5 6.9 5.3 91.6 110.8 14.0 34.7 .297 .479 .451 .357 .418 45.8 18.1 4.3 6.63 5.49
Player 12830 2428 166 6.8 4.9 88.9 117.3 11.9 33.5 .248 .411 .315 .310 .368 37.1 21.3 6.6
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.

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

DeSclafani relies on 5 pitches.
Slider
(38.6%) ,
Sinker
(28.9%) ,
4-Seam Fastball
(13.7%) ,
Curveball
(13.1%) ,
Changeup
(5.8%) ,


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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
2015 46.7 18.3 27.5 7.5 34.5 39.9 25.6 2.4 33.4 22.8 25.8 5.7 4.9 3.6
2016 43.8 18.8 30.2 7.3 33.7 37.2 29.1 2.7 32.9 25.5 25.5 4.1 6.3 4.5
2018 43.3 23.8 27.9 4.9 37.5 38.7 23.5 1.5 33.1 24.4 24.4 7.0 7.0 5.0
2019 43.7 26.1 22.9 7.4 35.3 42.2 22.5 3.4 33.2 24.6 21.0 6.7 7.1 4.9
2020 40.4 25.4 28.1 6.1 37.7 41.2 21.1 2.6 34.2 21.1 24.6 6.1 11.4 8.2
2021 45.0 25.8 22.5 6.7 33.8 39.8 26.5 6.5 32.3 24.8 22.9 5.2 8.1 5.8
2022 44.4 26.4 26.4 2.8 37.5 44.4 18.1 1.4 30.6 22.2 31.9 6.9 6.9 5.3
Player 44.5 22.7 26.1 6.7 35.0 40.0 25.0 3.3 33.0 24.1 24.2 5.8 6.8 4.9
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.

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
2022 Sinker SF R 95 92.2 19.9 -3.1 -14 15.7 0.7 5
2022 Curveball SF R 43 80.9 50.1 -0.1 0 9.1 -1.0 -10
2022 Changeup SF R 19 86.0 30.9 -0.8 -3 15.5 1.2 8
2022 Slider SF R 127 87.4 27.4 -6.1 -18 4.0 -0.9 -18
2022 4-Seamer SF R 45 92.6 14.5 1.2 8 10.4 2.9 38
2021 Curveball SF R 208 83.0 46.0 -2.5 -5 6.3 -3.1 -33
2021 Slider SF R 912 87.9 30.5 -2.0 -6 4.1 -0.1 -1
2021 Sinker SF R 476 94.0 19.7 -1.3 -6 15.6 0.8 5
2021 4-Seamer SF R 692 94.1 14.6 0.4 2 9.6 2.0 26
2021 Changeup SF R 269 88.2 30.1 0.4 1 15.7 1.3 9
2020 Curveball CIN R 56 81.6 48.7 -0.6 -1 7.1 -2.5 -26
2020 Sinker CIN R 109 94.8 18.8 -1.4 -7 13.9 -0.6 -4
2020 Slider CIN R 194 86.1 38.2 3.1 9 4.2 -0.6 -13
2020 Changeup CIN R 42 88.4 29.2 -0.8 -3 14.7 0.8 6
2020 4-Seamer CIN R 200 94.9 14.2 0.5 4 8.1 0.3 4
2019 Slider CIN R 628 89.4 27.4 -3.1 -10 3.7 0.7 23
2019 Sinker CIN R 467 94.5 19.5 -1.6 -7 15.0 0.3 2
2019 4-Seamer CIN R 963 94.7 14.3 0.9 6 9.6 1.8 24
2019 Curveball CIN R 390 83.3 45.2 -3.4 -7 4.8 -3.2 -40
2019 Changeup CIN R 139 88.5 28.2 -0.2 -1 13.7 -0.8 -5
2018 4-Seamer CIN R 565 93.5 15.3 0.5 3 8.3 0.8 10
2018 Sinker CIN R 469 93.6 20.5 -0.7 -3 14.4 -0.1 0
2018 Curveball CIN R 64 80.4 48.6 -3.2 -6 6.0 -3.2 -35
2018 Changeup CIN R 65 88.4 28.3 -0.6 -2 13.9 -0.2 -2
2018 Slider CIN R 625 86.8 33.9 0.4 1 4.4 0.4 9
2016 Curveball CIN R 222 81.7 46.0 -1.3 -3 10.6 0.6 6
2016 Slider CIN R 562 87.9 27.5 -1.9 -7 5.9 1.8 43
2016 Sinker CIN R 496 93.3 15.7 -3.4 -18 12.7 -1.2 -8
2016 Changeup CIN R 41 87.5 24.5 -3.2 -12 12.5 -0.4 -3
2016 4-Seamer CIN R 600 93.5 12.1 1.9 14 7.6 0.5 7
! 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 %
2022 Slider 3.4 4 127 38.6 35 .452 .516 .440 33.9 22.9 25.8 .325 .463 .364 37.5
2022 Sinker 3.1 3 95 28.9 37 .364 .515 .413 4.2 13.5 21.7 .290 .416 .339 53.3
2022 4-Seamer 8.3 4 45 13.7 9 .444 1.444 .761 6.3 0.0 0.0 .291 .708 .421 44.4
2022 Curveball -3.0 -1 43 13.1 5 .200 .200 .180 40.0 60.0 20.0 .139 .147 .126 0.0
2022 Changeup 15.2 3 19 5.8 8 .429 1.286 .613 36.4 12.5 100.0 .334 .782 .481 57.1
2021 Slider -1.3 -11 913 35.7 253 .224 .367 .290 32.2 29.2 23.9 .235 .384 .290 34.8
2021 4-Seamer -0.7 -5 692 27.1 149 .250 .432 .327 22.7 15.4 13.1 .244 .461 .333 42.5
2021 Sinker -1.7 -8 476 18.6 152 .187 .288 .255 15.5 23.7 19.1 .207 .361 .281 35.0
2021 Changeup -0.9 -3 269 10.5 71 .261 .319 .275 14.1 8.5 15.8 .302 .495 .346 40.6
2021 Curveball 1.4 3 208 8.1 50 .224 .367 .263 22.2 26.0 11.9 .272 .418 .304 52.8
2020 4-Seamer 3.4 7 200 33.2 49 .436 .821 .551 21.3 6.1 9.1 .337 .707 .474 54.1
2020 Slider -1.8 -3 195 32.4 47 .182 .341 .237 34.8 21.3 20.0 .253 .449 .313 48.6
2020 Sinker 4.0 4 109 18.1 50 .302 .512 .397 5.6 22.0 22.9 .257 .395 .339 34.4
2020 Curveball -0.4 0 56 9.3 6 .400 .400 .300 15.4 16.7 12.5 .313 .562 .383 60.0
2020 Changeup 0.9 0 42 7.0 6 .200 .200 .267 29.4 0.0 0.0 .403 .456 .439 40.0
2019 4-Seamer -1.1 -11 963 36.1 221 .255 .449 .335 21.4 19.0 17.6 .241 .456 .328 45.9
2019 Slider -0.7 -4 628 23.5 162 .250 .392 .314 29.3 18.5 18.3 .287 .449 .340 35.0
2019 Sinker -0.7 -3 467 17.5 177 .226 .390 .306 11.9 25.4 22.1 .221 .377 .282 31.7
2019 Curveball 0.3 1 390 14.6 86 .212 .435 .277 38.6 53.5 26.7 .157 .272 .185 51.3
2019 Changeup 0.3 0 139 5.2 26 .160 .280 .277 15.2 3.8 9.1 .222 .337 .258 25.0
2018 Slider -0.7 -5 625 34.9 180 .194 .333 .267 36.9 31.7 26.5 .201 .332 .268 29.5
2018 4-Seamer 0.7 4 565 31.5 113 .365 .750 .493 14.5 7.1 15.4 .322 .692 .458 40.2
2018 Sinker 0.6 3 469 26.2 157 .250 .362 .292 12.4 26.1 19.8 .228 .303 .247 28.8
2018 Changeup 3.4 2 65 3.6 17 .333 .600 .416 7.1 0.0 0.0 .341 .551 .403 18.8
2018 Curveball 9.9 6 64 3.6 15 .533 1.400 .793 24.0 13.3 11.8 .410 .979 .584 69.2
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Spin Direction

Year Pitch Type Pitches MPH Active Spin % Total Movement (In.) Spin-Based Observed Deviation
2020 Changeup 42 88.4 99 16.1 2:00 2:30 -30
2020 Curveball 55 81.6 83 12.5 7:30 7:15 15
2020 4-Seam Fastball 196 94.9 93 17.8 1:15 1:00 15
2020 Sinker 107 94.8 90 18.1 1:00 1:45 -45
2020 Slider 187 86.2 35 5.8 9:15 8:00 75
2021 Changeup 266 88.2 97 16.9 2:00 2:30 -30
2021 Curveball 200 82.9 71 10.8 7:30 7:15 15
2021 4-Seam Fastball 689 94.1 95 18.6 1:15 1:00 15
2021 Sinker 459 94.0 93 19.2 1:15 2:00 -45
2021 Slider 870 88.0 35 6.2 11:30 10:15 75
2022 Changeup 18 86.0 96 17.1 2:00 2:30 -30
2022 Curveball 41 80.8 79 14.3 7:30 7:30 0
2022 4-Seam Fastball 44 92.6 97 20.1 1:15 1:00 15
2022 Sinker 89 92.2 95 20.0 1:15 1:45 -30
2022 Slider 120 87.4 44 8.5 12:00 11:00 60
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2014 146 548 -1 -1 3 2 2
2015 779 2,882 -4 -12 7 9 0
2016 505 1,958 -17 -8 10 5 -9
2018 482 1,788 1 -6 11 5 11
2019 672 2,587 -8 -24 6 9 -16
2020 158 602 1 -5 8 3 8
2021 685 2,586 -22 -17 9 8 -22
2022 94 329 9 0 2 1 13
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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 %
2015 2,913 51.0 68.9 83.1 28.1 63.0 43.2 62.9 48.9 21.5 8.6 78.4
2016 1,968 49.1 63.6 89.6 29.0 52.1 43.8 58.8 46.0 21.5 7.7 76.3
2018 1,792 52.3 66.2 82.4 26.3 58.0 45.6 63.4 47.1 22.7 8.4 76.8
2019 2,668 48.3 67.5 85.7 29.9 56.0 41.9 61.3 48.1 23.5 7.9 76.0
2020 602 45.2 67.3 85.8 24.8 54.9 40.9 58.9 44.0 23.0 6.5 66.7
2021 2,558 51.9 68.5 83.6 27.7 54.0 41.7 67.0 48.9 24.0 8.5 77.0
2022 329 48.0 63.9 86.1 31.0 58.5 39.8 58.5 46.8 22.7 6.4 76.2
Player 12,830 50.2 67.2 84.7 28.2 56.8 42.8 62.5 47.8 22.7 8.1 76.6
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 60.8 47.1 24.7 7.2 76.1
! 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
2015 47 38 46 53 46 14 52 35 38 42 58 42 33 58 22 8 80
2016 59 43 50 56 68 31 41 41 34 49 80 35 49 61 10 7 84
2018 40 37 25 21 63 29 38 41 69 50 81 35 30 63 25 1 86
2019 69 62 56 51 74 13 47 37 29 58 67 35 59 75 34 5 75
2020 8 11 10 13 10 11 10 27 8 9 33 25 23 78 28 1 78
2021 58 47 43 40 76 7 45 48 48 42 80 33 47 65 39 3 73
2022 33 25 77
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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 22.0 16 16.9 -1 9 10 9 56.3
2018 23.6 24 19.8 4 6 11 11 45.8
2019 23.5 29 23.4 6 10 17 10 34.5
2020 22.6 7 5.3 2 5 6 1 14.3
2021 23.3 19 20.8 -2 13 20 6 31.6
2022 24.8 4 4.3 0 1 4 1 25.0
Player 23.2 99 90.6 8 44 68 38 38.4

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 16 19 20 16 16 17 14 18 15 15 24 20 12 13 15 18 17 20 11 15 23 11 12 18 19 17 21 16 13 19 22
2018 24 24 19 18 21 23 19 22 21 14 21 21 16 16 20 21 19 21 15 19 23 21 20 16 20 24 24 17 18 18 24
2019 29 28 25 25 25 22 24 28 23 20 26 24 18 20 21 25 16 28 20 23 25 23 21 23 27 22 24 21 22 23 31
2020 7 6 6 4 4 4 0 6 5 9 5 4 4 2 3 6 5 6 4 7 8 6 4 6 6 7 4 3 8 5 9
2021 19 23 24 15 21 24 20 24 21 21 24 26 11 13 14 23 26 24 16 17 23 18 20 24 23 21 24 16 21 20 27
2022 4 3 6 4 5 4 6 4 5 3 4 3 3 3 5 6 6 3 5 4 6 4 4 4 4 5 4 3 3 4 6
Player 99 103 100 82 92 94 83 102 90 82 104 98 64 67 78 99 89 102 71 85 108 83 81 91 99 96 101 76 85 89 119
! 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 +/-  
Fastball Velocity 93.1 0.3 93.5 94.7 1.2 94.8 0.1 94 -0.8 92.3 -1.7
Offspeed Velocity 86.3 1.2 88.4 88.5 0.1 88.4 -0.1 88.2 -0.2 86 -2.2
Breaking Velocity 85.8 0.3 86.2 87.1 0.9 85.1 -2 87 1.9 85.8 -1.2
Exit Velocity 88.5 0.3 88.6 89.1 0.5 89.6 0.5 88.9 -0.7 91.6 2.7
Launch Angle 11.8 0.2 11.7 12.3 0.6 11 -1.3 11.6 0.6 14 2.4
Barrel % 4.9 1.4 7 7.1 0.1 11.4 4.3 8.1 -3.3 6.9 -1.2
Hard Hit % 34.3 1.8 33.1 38.7 5.6 46.5 7.8 38.8 -7.7 45.8 7
Sweet Spot % 31.7 2.8 35.8 33.4 -2.4 36 2.6 32.7 -3.3 34.7 2
xBA .251 0.001 .248 .233 -0.015 .286 0.053 .241 -0.045 .297 0.056
BA .273 -0.014 .266 .238 -0.028 .301 0.063 .225 -0.076 .4 0.175
xwOBA .308 -0.004 .315 .297 -0.018 .379 0.082 .304 -0.075 .357 0.053
wOBA .321 -0.011 .336 .3 -0.036 .384 0.084 .276 -0.108 .451 0.175
xSLG .39 0.012 .428 .401 -0.027 .51 0.109 .41 -0.1 .479 0.069
SLG .414 0.001 .479 .422 -0.057 .529 0.107 .358 -0.171 .659 0.301
K% 19.2 1.5 22.3 24 1.7 15.8 -8.2 22.5 6.7 18.1 -4.4
BB% 7 -1.1 6.2 7 0.8 10.1 3.1 6.2 -3.9 4.3 -1.9
Swing % 48.9 -2.9 47.1 48.1 1 44 -4.1 48.9 4.9 46.8 -2.1
Whiff% 21.5 0 22.7 23.5 0.8 23 -0.5 24 1 22.7 -1.3
In Zone % 51 -1.9 52.3 48.3 -4 45.2 -3.1 51.9 6.7 48 -3.9
Out of Zone % 49 1.9 47.7 51.7 4 54.8 3.1 48.1 -6.7 52 3.9
Out of Zone Swing % 28.1 0.9 26.3 29.9 3.6 24.8 -5.1 27.7 2.9 31 3.3
First Pitch Swing % 30.4 -2.8 34.1 32.2 -1.9 29.1 -3.1 34.5 5.4 33 -1.5
First Pitch Strike % 62.9 -4.1 63.4 61.3 -2.1 58.9 -2.4 67 8.1 58.5 -8.5
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Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2016 498 .311 233 0 0.0 265 66 24.9
2018 482 .336 250 3 1.2 232 48 20.7
2019 672 .295 318 18 5.7 354 171 48.3
2020 158 .384 62 4 6.5 96 65 67.7
2021 654 .274 335 12 3.6 319 196 61.4
2022 94 .451 57 17 29.8 37 20 54.1

Pitch Tempo

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