Bobby Witt Jr.
SS | B/T: R/R | 6' 1" 200LBS | Age: 22

Draft: 2019 | Rd: 1, #2, Kansas City Royals | Colleyville Heritage HS
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 423 394 57 101 15 57 22 .256 .300 .444 .744
1 Season 423 394 57 101 15 57 22 .256 .300 .444 .744
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .256 15 57 22 .744
1 Season .256 15 57 22 .744

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%
2022 22 1566 300 25 8.3 5.9 90.5 113.7 16.7 31.7 .248 .421 .321 .313 .381 40.0 22.7 5.2
Player 1566 300 25 8.3 5.9 90.5 113.7 16.7 31.7 .248 .421 .321 .313 .381 40.0 22.7 5.2
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 35.7 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
2022 37.0 34.0 21.3 7.7 33.0 39.0 28.0 2.0 26.7 34.3 23.0 5.0 8.3 5.9
Player 37.0 34.0 21.3 7.7 33.0 39.0 28.0 2.0 26.7 34.3 23.0 5.0 8.3 5.9
MLB 44.9 23.0 25.0 7.1 36.7 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 24.4 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 -1.1 -6 595 38.0 140 .228 .394 .303 26.3 31.4 24.4 .213 .385 .299 40.5
2022 Slider 0.3 1 345 22.0 98 .272 .391 .314 30.1 22.4 19.5 .245 .356 .282 29.6
2022 Sinker -0.9 -2 232 14.8 69 .297 .547 .395 19.7 7.2 10.4 .294 .504 .369 54.2
2022 Curveball 2.6 4 136 8.7 33 .290 .645 .388 20.4 21.2 17.5 .282 .578 .368 44.0
2022 Changeup 0.5 1 133 8.5 49 .229 .438 .328 26.5 22.4 20.4 .261 .412 .299 37.8
2022 Cutter 1.8 2 114 7.3 30 .276 .448 .334 24.1 16.7 15.6 .265 .486 .335 33.3
2022 Splitter -9.3 -1 12 0.8 3 .000 .000 .000 62.5 100.0 42.9 -- -- .000 --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2022 421 1,566 -5 -13 8 7 -2
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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 %
2022 1,566 48.1 71.2 81.0 34.4 61.1 42.3 33.3 52.1 25.9 7.5 80.5
Player 1,566 48.1 71.2 81.0 34.4 61.1 42.3 33.3 52.1 25.9 7.5 80.5
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.4 42.6 29.4 47.0 24.6 7.3 76.0
! 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
2022 46 49 65 68 23 71 53 80 92 48 43 13 42 15 100 2
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2022 21.9 15 14.9 0 8 11 6 40.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2022 15 16 17 14 15 16 13 10 13 14 15 15 13 12 14 15 16 18 15 14 16 15 15 16 16 13 17 15 17 14 18
! 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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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2022 R 421 13 3.1 .321 .310

Pitch Tempo