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Aroldis Chapman
Trending: ↑ 6%
P | B/T: L/L | 6' 4" 218LBS | Age: 32

Poor Avg Great

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2020 1 1 3.09 13 0 3 11.2 22 0.86
11 Seasons 34 27 2.25 563 0 276 547.1 905 1.02
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2020 13 1-1 3.09 11.2 22 0.86
11 Seasons 563 34-27 2.25 547.1 905 1.02

Statcast Statistics

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit % K % BB % ERA xERA
2015 1169 124 7 5.6 84.5 15.2 28.2 .160 .241 .247 .246 .351 25.8 41.7 11.9 1.63 2.35
2016 976 114 2 1.8 87.7 9.8 33.3 .180 .248 .206 .227 .336 34.2 40.5 8.1 1.55 2.04
2017 874 117 6 5.1 84.4 11.3 30.8 .185 .293 .259 .256 .328 23.9 32.9 9.5 3.22 2.63
2018 920 84 4 4.8 88.7 12 31.0 .141 .218 .239 .245 .329 32.1 43.9 14.2 2.45 2.39
2019 989 123 6 4.9 86.9 12.3 38.2 .194 .280 .242 .262 .356 30.3 36.2 10.6 2.21 2.85
2020 199 18 2 11.1 83.1 24.7 38.9 .163 .314 .263 .245 .420 27.8 48.9 8.9 3.09 2.70
ALL 5127 580 27 4.7 86.2 12.6 32.6 .172 .258 .240 .247 .343 29.0 39.5 10.8 0.00 0.00
MLB 43640 6.4 88.3 11.9 32.8 .250 .414 .317 .321 .376 34.9 21.8 8.3 0.00 0.00

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Chapman relies on 4 pitches.
4-Seam Fastball
(72.4%) ,
Slider
(21.6%) ,
Sinker
(4.5%) ,
Split Finger
(1.5%) ,


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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # # RHB # LHB % MPH PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Spin Whiff% PutAway%
2020 4-Seam Fastball 144 94 50 72.4 97.8 25 21 2 1 0 1 0 12 9 .095 .110 .190 .212 .208 .217 85.4 28 2451 42.0 27.3
2020 Slider 43 20 23 21.6 85.1 13 12 3 1 1 0 1 5 7 .250 .265 .583 .346 .363 .291 75.7 16 2342 34.8 31.3
2020 Sinker 9 6 3 4.5 100.5 4 4 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 .250 .252 1.000 .985 .485 .456 99.2 40 2534 33.3 22.2
2020 Split Finger 3 3 0 1.5 91.1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 826 100.0 100.0
2019 4-Seam Fastball 568 417 151 58.6 98.0 107 87 19 14 4 0 1 23 66 .218 .225 .299 .315 .290 .316 85.5 13 2484 25.1 22.3
2019 Slider 303 209 94 31.3 85.2 92 82 13 10 1 0 2 42 41 .159 .171 .244 .253 .218 .228 86.3 12 2489 44.5 33.9
2019 Sinker 97 93 4 10.0 100.2 29 29 4 3 1 0 0 17 12 .138 .185 .172 .285 .132 .199 91.8 13 2535 28.6 18.7
2019 Changeup 1 1 0 0.1 88.1 1695 0.0
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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
2020 4-Seamer NYY L 144 97.8 10.1 2 17 4.6 -1.6 -25
2020 Slider NYY L 43 85.1 33.3 -3.3 -9 10.8 5.9 117
2020 Splitter NYY L 3 91.1 31.5 1.6 5 4.9 -4.6 -48
2020 Sinker NYY L 9 100.5 11.2 -4.1 -27 12.9 -1.2 -9
2019 4-Seamer NYY L 568 98 9.9 2.6 21 3.5 -3.6 -50
2019 Slider NYY L 303 85.2 36.6 1 3 10.7 6.7 168
2019 Sinker NYY L 97 100.2 11.5 -4.4 -28 12.2 -1.4 -11
2019 Changeup NYY L 1 88.1 23.8 -4 -14 10.4 -3.4 -25
2018 4-Seamer NYY L 606 98.7 10.3 2.4 19 3.8 -3.4 -48
2018 Slider NYY L 234 86.2 34.3 0.3 1 10.5 6.5 162
2018 Sinker NYY L 73 100.9 11.7 -5.8 -33 13 -0.6 -4
2018 Changeup NYY L 7 91 21.2 -5.1 -19 14.5 1.2 9
2017 Changeup NYY L 30 88.7 20.7 -4.6 -18 13.1 -0.9 -6
2017 Slider NYY L 169 87.7 25.5 -4.6 -15 9.9 7 246
2017 4-Seamer NYY L 668 100 8 1.6 17 5.5 -1.5 -22
2016 4-Seamer CHC L 777 101.1 6.9 2.1 23 6.4 -1.3 -17
2016 Changeup CHC L 26 89.4 21.2 -3.6 -15 14.2 -0.7 -4
2016 Slider CHC L 147 88.9 26.2 -1.6 -6 9.4 7.8 464
2015 Slider CIN L 189 87.2 27.1 -3 -10 7.4 5.3 250
2015 Sinker CIN L 1 91.3 20.2 -0.4 -2 13.1 -1.5 -10
2015 4-Seamer CIN L 855 100.1 6.1 2.7 31 6 -1.7 -22
2015 Changeup CIN L 84 88.4 17.9 -7.4 -29 13.2 -1 -7
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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 1169 45.9 66.5 63.0 31.5 45.7 41.1 55.8 47.6 43.2 7.1 72.3
2016 976 55.8 70.8 66.6 32.0 53.6 42.3 57.7 53.7 36.8 10.7 79.8
2017 874 52.9 65.9 75.6 33.3 59.6 46.6 61.9 50.8 30.0 7.7 71.6
2018 920 47.9 59.4 68.3 31.3 52.7 46.8 58.5 44.8 37.4 7.1 66.2
2019 989 51.0 63.4 75.1 29.5 52.9 42.5 59.1 47.1 31.5 7.0 70.6
2020 199 52.3 73.1 60.5 26.3 52.0 40.7 62.2 50.8 41.6 7.0 64.3
ALL 5127 50.6 65.7 69.0 31.3 52.3 43.6 58.6 48.8 36.3 7.9 72.6
MLB 48.4 66.1 82.8 28.2 59.4 42.6 60.6 46.6 24.5 7.2 75.1

Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2015 37.9 21.8 27.4 12.9 32.3 37.1 30.6 3.2 32.3 25.8 22.6 4.0 5.6
2016 46.5 14.9 31.6 7.0 31.6 32.5 36.0 4.4 35.1 18.4 32.5 5.3 1.8
2017 47.9 21.4 21.4 9.4 31.6 29.9 38.5 5.1 42.7 24.8 16.2 6.0 5.1
2018 46.4 19.0 22.6 11.9 32.1 32.1 35.7 1.2 39.3 28.6 20.2 6.0 4.8
2019 42.3 19.5 30.9 7.3 38.2 38.2 23.6 4.9 31.7 23.6 26.8 4.1 4.9
2020 27.8 33.3 33.3 5.6 38.9 33.3 27.8 5.6 22.2 33.3 16.7 11.1 11.1
ALL 43.4 19.8 27.2 9.5 33.4 34.1 32.4 4.0 35.5 24.3 23.6 5.2 4.7
MLB 45.3 22.0 25.7 7.1 36.6 38.0 25.5 3.2 33.6 24.3 24.6 5.6 6.4

Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2016 217 .211 174 0 0.0 43 1 2.3
2017 208 .259 143 0 0.0 65 9 13.8
2018 212 .239 157 1 0.6 55 7 12.7
2019 228 .240 173 1 0.6 55 4 7.3
2020 45 .263 30 0 0.0 15 3 20.0

Pitch Distribution