Austin Riley
3B | B/T: R/R | 6' 3" 240LBS | Age: 25

Draft: 2015 | Rd: CB-A, #41, Atlanta Braves | DeSoto Central (MS) HS
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 512 462 69 134 30 75 2 .290 .355 .567 .922
4 Seasons 1677 1514 225 420 89 258 2 .277 .340 .517 .857
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .290 30 75 2 .922
4 Seasons .277 89 258 2 .857

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%
2019 22 1119 168 23 13.7 7.7 89.4 111.7 20.6 40.5 .227 .460 .307 .309 .465 44.6 36.4 5.4
2020 23 773 140 14 10 6.8 91.0 111.0 13.6 30.7 .265 .474 .307 .342 .421 42.9 23.8 7.8
2021 24 2595 430 57 13.3 8.6 90.1 114.2 14.2 36.5 .281 .511 .379 .366 .461 45.6 25.4 7.9
2022 25 1920 338 57 16.9 11.2 93.2 115.9 14.7 40.2 .284 .569 .392 .392 .493 53.3 24.2 7.3
Player 6407 1076 151 14 9 91.1 115.9 15.3 37.5 .270 .515 .362 .361 .467 47.5 26.8 7.2
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 35.8 22.0 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, 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
2019 25.6 33.3 29.2 11.9 34.5 39.9 25.6 3.0 20.2 32.7 24.4 6.0 13.7 7.7
2020 42.1 22.9 27.1 7.9 41.4 31.4 27.1 2.1 32.9 24.3 24.3 5.0 10.0 6.8
2021 38.8 24.9 28.6 7.7 39.5 36.7 23.7 5.1 25.8 22.3 24.2 8.6 13.3 8.6
2022 35.2 29.9 28.7 6.2 39.3 36.4 24.3 1.8 26.3 24.3 21.3 9.2 16.9 11.2
Player 36.1 27.5 28.5 7.9 38.9 36.4 24.6 3.3 26.0 24.8 23.3 7.9 14.0 9.0
MLB 44.9 23.0 25.0 7.1 36.7 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 24.5 5.7 6.7 4.6
! 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 %
2022 4-Seamer 0.9 6 603 31.4 141 .282 .542 .385 22.6 22.0 17.2 .294 .608 .406 51.0
2022 Slider 1.5 7 472 24.6 127 .261 .550 .381 38.2 29.9 23.5 .247 .549 .372 50.7
2022 Sinker -2.1 -7 325 16.9 92 .217 .386 .300 15.9 18.5 25.4 .269 .487 .360 48.5
2022 Changeup 0.2 0 204 10.6 58 .315 .593 .396 34.2 29.3 26.2 .306 .538 .384 59.5
2022 Curveball 7.9 13 159 8.3 48 .455 .841 .560 39.8 27.1 19.7 .322 .544 .399 61.3
2022 Cutter 2.5 3 124 6.5 32 .310 .828 .489 24.2 15.6 13.9 .337 .835 .514 54.2
2022 Splitter 4.8 1 24 1.3 6 .250 .250 .383 27.3 33.3 20.0 .096 .165 .308 100.0
2022 N/A 1.1 0 7 0.4 2 .000 .000 .350 0.0 0.0 -- .529 1.144 .702 100.0
2021 4-Seamer 1.6 13 819 31.6 190 .313 .569 .420 25.6 25.3 18.2 .279 .540 .394 55.3
2021 Slider 1.0 6 606 23.4 164 .307 .533 .387 37.7 31.1 23.4 .273 .532 .362 44.6
2021 Sinker -0.5 -2 487 18.8 118 .291 .445 .356 16.4 15.3 18.8 .321 .467 .359 38.7
2021 Changeup 3.7 9 250 9.6 82 .333 .603 .424 33.6 28.0 25.8 .264 .504 .342 40.0
2021 Curveball 3.4 8 232 8.9 58 .302 .509 .396 34.4 32.8 21.1 .251 .409 .304 45.7
2021 Cutter -1.1 -2 168 6.5 36 .172 .414 .313 29.4 22.2 15.7 .225 .474 .355 40.9
2021 Splitter 4.0 1 17 0.7 6 .200 .200 .267 0.0 16.7 8.3 .301 .341 .349 25.0
2021 N/A 6.9 1 16 0.6 6 .600 1.200 .633 10.0 0.0 0.0 .568 1.499 .734 66.7
2020 4-Seamer 0.0 0 190 24.6 50 .267 .378 .322 28.2 26.0 24.5 .285 .456 .354 37.5
2020 Slider 1.3 2 188 24.3 42 .275 .475 .338 44.1 28.6 18.2 .249 .429 .307 35.7
2020 Sinker -0.7 -1 174 22.5 49 .295 .409 .372 13.5 14.3 17.1 .297 .390 .342 54.1
2020 Changeup -2.7 -2 81 10.5 21 .105 .263 .215 40.0 28.6 17.6 .171 .378 .273 38.5
2020 Curveball 5.8 4 66 8.5 18 .294 1.000 .533 27.6 33.3 21.4 .346 1.061 .576 72.7
2020 Cutter -5.2 -3 52 6.7 17 .133 .133 .200 25.0 5.9 7.1 .263 .484 .321 20.0
2020 Splitter -13.2 -2 16 2.1 7 .000 .000 .000 50.0 57.1 44.4 .033 .062 .041 33.3
2020 Knuckleball 0.8 0 3 0.4 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2020 N/A -4.5 0 3 0.4 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .693 1.071 .722 100.0
2019 4-Seamer -1.0 -3 325 29.0 92 .218 .483 .307 33.5 37.0 29.8 .207 .468 .295 40.7
2019 Slider -1.5 -4 277 24.8 60 .138 .310 .219 50.3 51.7 33.7 .147 .270 .192 48.1
2019 Sinker 3.1 7 210 18.8 67 .300 .633 .427 22.4 22.4 34.9 .343 .716 .456 52.2
2019 Curveball 4.3 4 103 9.2 28 .346 .654 .443 40.4 25.0 29.2 .368 .697 .461 42.1
2019 Changeup 0.2 0 97 8.7 21 .222 .444 .340 50.9 52.4 35.5 .163 .276 .257 28.6
2019 Cutter -5.5 -4 80 7.1 20 .105 .158 .143 40.0 40.0 57.1 .088 .127 .120 36.4
2019 Splitter 2.3 1 24 2.1 6 .333 .500 .358 47.1 33.3 22.2 .136 .213 .148 50.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2019 294 1,116 -5 -4 4 4 0
2020 253 967 -2 -14 4 5 -7
2021 728 2,863 2 1 16 14 34
2022 508 1,920 22 -14 7 9 24
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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 %
2019 1,119 43.6 80.5 70.7 37.7 46.0 41.3 44.1 56.3 38.7 5.6 90.5
2020 773 48.0 77.9 79.2 32.3 49.2 42.9 46.8 54.2 30.1 8.0 90.3
2021 2,595 46.5 72.2 78.9 31.0 57.3 43.2 35.6 50.2 28.3 7.6 82.1
2022 1,920 48.0 76.0 81.6 32.5 51.7 41.4 38.8 53.4 27.9 7.1 83.9
Player 6,407 46.6 75.4 78.3 32.8 52.4 42.3 39.4 52.7 30.3 7.2 84.9
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.4 42.6 29.4 47.1 24.7 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
2019 81 70
2020 64 68 73 70 46 71 64 82 79 69 42 34 27 24 51 4
2021 85 87 86 81 73 92 83 67 92 75 23 36 25 22 69 10
2022 98 92 98 98 85 99 97 98 97 98 33 41 31 25 57 1
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2019 21.1 18 17.0 1 4 13 8 44.4
2020 22.4 9 9.9 -1 2 3 7 77.8
2021 21.6 35 34.9 0 17 20 18 51.4
2022 21.8 30 29.7 0 9 17 18 60.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 18 22 17 20 16 17 16 22 15 15 16 15 13 11 14 20 13 21 14 18 17 16 14 18 20 15 21 17 20 16 20
2020 9 10 11 10 10 9 0 10 10 11 10 9 9 8 9 11 9 10 9 12 12 10 10 10 10 11 9 9 10 9 11
2021 35 40 36 34 33 39 31 38 35 35 36 35 28 24 30 35 39 35 33 30 37 34 36 40 36 36 42 32 37 29 43
2022 30 30 32 28 28 34 31 27 31 33 27 25 25 22 26 33 35 33 29 31 35 28 27 29 31 30 30 25 32 26 37
! 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 89.4 91 1.6 90.1 -0.9 93.2 3.1
Launch Angle 20.6 13.6 -7 14.2 0.6 14.7 0.5
Barrel % 13.7 10 -3.7 13.3 3.3 16.9 3.6
Hard Hit % 44.6 42.9 -1.7 45.6 2.7 53.3 7.7
Sweet Spot % 40.5 30.7 -9.8 36.5 5.8 40.2 3.7
xBA .227 .265 0.038 .281 0.016 .284 0.003
BA .226 .239 0.013 .303 0.064 .288 -0.015
xwOBA .309 .342 0.033 .366 0.024 .392 0.026
wOBA .307 .307 0 .379 0.072 .392 0.013
xSLG .46 .474 0.014 .511 0.037 .569 0.058
SLG .471 .415 -0.056 .531 0.116 .566 0.035
K% 36.4 23.8 -12.6 25.4 1.6 24.2 -1.2
BB% 5.4 7.8 2.4 7.9 0.1 7.3 -0.6
Swing % 56.3 54.2 -2.1 50.2 -4 53.4 3.2
Whiff% 38.7 30.1 -8.6 28.3 -1.8 27.9 -0.4
In Zone % 43.6 48 4.4 46.5 -1.5 48 1.5
Out of Zone % 56.4 52 -4.4 53.5 1.5 52 -1.5
Out of Zone Swing % 37.7 32.3 -5.4 31 -1.3 32.5 1.5
First Pitch Swing % 44.1 46.8 2.7 35.6 -11.2 38.8 3.2
First Pitch Strike % 62 65.4 3.4 63.5 -1.9 63.2 -0.3
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2019 R 294 96 32.7 .313 .294
2020 R 204 91 44.6 .276 .339
2021 R 654 214 32.7 .383 .366
2022 R 508 231 45.5 .411 .370

Pitch Tempo