Brandon Moss
1B | B/T: L/R | 6' 1" 210LBS | Age: 39

Draft: 2002 | Rd: 8, #238, Boston Red Sox | Loganville HS (Monroe, Ga)

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2017 401 362 41 75 22 50 2 .207 .279 .428 .707
11 Seasons 3521 3133 419 742 160 473 11 .237 .314 .452 .766
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2017 .207 22 50 2 .707
11 Seasons .237 160 473 11 .766

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%
2015 31 2056 324 38 11.7 7.2 89.1 113.7 19.8 34.9 .232 .464 .308 .336 .440 39.5 28.1 9.3
2016 32 1826 277 37 13.4 8.0 88.5 113.5 22.5 37.2 .232 .484 .329 .337 .454 39.0 30.4 8.4
2017 33 1648 236 35 14.8 8.7 89.6 112.8 17.8 36.4 .237 .505 .301 .342 .473 41.9 31.9 9.2
Player 5530 837 110 13.1 7.9 89.0 113.7 20.2 36.1 .233 .483 .313 .338 .454 40.0 30.0 9.0
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.




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
2015 34.0 30.2 25.9 9.9 45.7 34.0 20.4 5.2 19.8 29.0 21.3 8.3 11.7 7.2
2016 30.3 32.5 26.4 10.8 45.1 31.4 22.7 3.2 19.5 33.6 19.5 10.1 13.4 8.0
2017 32.6 33.1 28.0 6.4 49.2 29.7 21.2 4.7 22.0 31.4 20.3 6.8 14.8 8.7
Player 32.4 31.8 26.6 9.2 46.5 31.9 21.4 4.4 20.3 31.2 20.4 8.5 13.1 7.9
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.

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 %
2017 4-Seamer 0.3 2 499 30.3 97 .253 .482 .367 30.4 30.9 18.5 .241 .485 .360 45.3
2017 Sinker 2.3 7 317 19.2 84 .275 .696 .446 18.8 16.7 14.6 .334 .854 .520 50.0
2017 Changeup -0.3 -1 251 15.2 63 .237 .424 .297 47.1 33.3 30.4 .229 .445 .299 28.2
2017 Curveball -2.7 -7 241 14.6 64 .143 .270 .183 44.9 39.1 29.4 .241 .504 .314 52.6
2017 Slider -4.0 -9 212 12.9 60 .123 .281 .194 48.5 48.3 33.7 .135 .262 .193 32.1
2017 Cutter -3.4 -3 83 5.0 24 .136 .182 .185 17.8 16.7 15.4 .210 .341 .272 33.3
2017 Splitter -1.2 -1 42 2.5 9 .222 .556 .322 59.1 55.6 45.5 .167 .358 .217 25.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 246 993 1 -15 4 5 -5
2009 417 1,561 -8 -16 4 9 -12
2012 312 1,245 9 0 4 4 17
2013 523 2,104 16 -5 7 9 27
2014 578 2,349 23 -24 8 11 17
2015 526 2,050 -10 -22 7 5 -21
2016 461 1,816 9 -17 5 7 4
2017 401 1,647 -7 -17 7 6 -10
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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 %
2015 2,056 45.8 71.0 80.8 30.9 49.7 44.5 33.7 49.3 29.6 7.1 87.0
2016 1,826 45.4 73.2 76.4 32.1 42.2 42.1 39.0 50.8 35.3 6.4 84.5
2017 1,648 47.0 71.6 72.4 27.7 45.9 41.9 32.9 48.3 35.6 6.9 80.5
Player 5,530 46.0 71.9 76.8 30.4 46.0 42.9 35.2 49.5 33.3 6.8 84.3
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 29.5 47.1 24.7 7.2 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 Arm
Strength
2015 70 15 80 90 47 85 94 58 94 71 6 74 12 39 51
2016 63 13 81 92 28 76 94 40 91 61 4 55 3 28 38
2017 66 18 84 95 25 76 96 84 90 84 3 59 3 47 38
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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 21.8 28 26.4 2 13 21 10 35.7
2017 21.5 22 23.2 -1 4 16 10 45.5
Player 21.7 50 49.6 0 17 37 20 40.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 28 24 29 24 26 25 21 30 26 20 27 26 19 24 24 27 28 33 21 29 36 20 22 29 27 30 35 25 24 25 35
2017 22 25 28 23 23 26 22 24 25 22 23 26 20 18 24 25 23 24 14 24 27 22 22 23 24 23 26 20 21 23 26
Player 50 49 57 47 49 51 43 54 51 42 50 52 39 42 48 52 51 57 35 53 63 42 44 52 51 53 61 45 45 48 61
! 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 89.1 88.5 -0.6 1.1
Launch Angle 19.8 22.5 2.7 -4.7
Barrel % 11.7 13.4 1.7 1.4
Hard Hit % 39.5 39 -0.5 2.9
Sweet Spot % 34.9 37.2 2.3 -0.8
xBA .232 .232 0 0.005
BA .226 .225 -0.001 -0.018
xwOBA .336 .337 0.001 0.005
wOBA .308 .329 0.021 -0.028
xSLG .464 .484 0.02 0.021
SLG .407 .484 0.077 -0.056
K% 28.1 30.4 2.3 1.5
BB% 9.3 8.4 -0.9 0.8
Swing % 49.3 50.8 1.5 -2.5
Whiff% 29.6 35.3 5.7 0.3
In Zone % 45.8 45.4 -0.4 1.6
Out of Zone % 54.2 54.6 0.4 -1.6
Out of Zone Swing % 30.9 32.1 1.2 -4.4
First Pitch Swing % 33.7 39 5.3 -6.1
First Pitch Strike % 58 62.1 4.1 -2.2
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 L 458 364 79.5 .258 .345
2017 L 401 304 75.8 .291 .304

Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2010 22 14.0 68.2% 0.0% 20 18.1 5.0% 0.0%
2011 4 17.9 25.0% 0.0% 2 20.8 0.0% 0.0%
2012 288 15.9 41.0% 1.7% 210 21.8 2.4% 11.4%
2013 539 16.5 36.4% 1.9% 313 23.4 1.0% 10.5%
2014 612 17.5 26.3% 1.3% 433 23.8 1.2% 16.9%
2015 531 17.2 34.1% 3.6% 366 22.7 9.3% 15.6%
2016 485 17.0 33.8% 3.9% 287 24.3 4.9% 20.6%
2017 441 16.2 37.4% 3.2% 302 22.8 0.3% 10.9%
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Statcast Rankings