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 432 403 57 103 15 57 22 .256 .299 .439 .738
1 Season 432 403 57 103 15 57 22 .256 .299 .439 .738
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .256 15 57 22 .738
1 Season .256 15 57 22 .738

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 1580 304 25 8.2 5.9 90.3 113.7 17.0 31.9 .249 .422 .318 .313 .381 39.5 22.5 5.2
Player 1580 304 25 8.2 5.9 90.3 113.7 17.0 31.9 .249 .422 .318 .313 .381 39.5 22.5 5.2
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
2022 36.5 33.6 21.7 8.2 33.2 39.1 27.6 2.0 26.3 34.5 23.4 4.9 8.2 5.9
Player 36.5 33.6 21.7 8.2 33.2 39.1 27.6 2.0 26.3 34.5 23.4 4.9 8.2 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 -6 600 38.0 140 .228 .394 .303 26.2 31.4 24.4 .213 .385 .299 40.5
2022 Slider 0.0 0 353 22.3 102 .260 .375 .302 29.3 21.6 19.1 .251 .360 .286 28.0
2022 Sinker -0.8 -2 232 14.7 69 .297 .547 .395 19.7 7.2 10.4 .294 .504 .369 54.2
2022 Curveball 2.6 4 136 8.6 33 .290 .645 .388 20.4 21.2 17.5 .282 .578 .368 44.0
2022 Changeup 0.5 1 133 8.4 49 .229 .438 .328 26.5 22.4 20.4 .261 .412 .299 37.8
2022 Cutter 1.8 2 114 7.2 30 .276 .448 .334 24.1 16.7 15.6 .265 .486 .335 33.3
2022 Splitter -8.3 -1 13 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 425 1,580 -5 -14 8 7 -3
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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 1,580 48.1 71.1 81.1 34.4 61.3 42.3 33.2 52.0 25.7 7.5 80.5
Player 1,580 48.1 71.1 81.1 34.4 61.3 42.3 33.2 52.0 25.7 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 51 66 67 23 71 53 77 92 46 43 14 43 16 100 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 425 13 3.1 .318 .310

Pitch Tempo