Bryce Elder
P | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 220LBS | Age: 23

Draft: 2020 | Rd: 5, #156, Atlanta Braves | Texas

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2022 2 4 3.17 10 9 0 54.0 47 1.24
1 Season 2 4 3.17 10 9 0 54.0 47 1.24
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2022 10 2-4 3.17 54.0 47 1.24
1 Season 10 2-4 3.17 54.0 47 1.24

Statcast 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% ERA xERA
2022 23 873 154 9 5.8 4.0 88.2 112.8 8.8 30.5 .243 .388 .288 .319 .356 34.4 20.7 10.1 3.17 4.25
Player 873 154 9 5.8 4.0 88.2 112.8 8.8 30.5 .243 .388 .288 .319 .356 34.4 20.7 10.1
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.

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Elder relies on 6 pitches.
Sinker
(42.3%) ,
Slider
(26.8%) ,
Cutter
(18.3%) ,
Changeup
(11.9%) ,
4-Seam Fastball
(0.6%) ,
Curveball
(0.1%) ,


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Pitch Tracking



Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2022 50.0 22.1 21.4 6.5 42.9 37.0 20.1 5.8 39.6 20.8 18.8 9.1 5.8 4.0
Player 50.0 22.1 21.4 6.5 42.9 37.0 20.1 5.8 39.6 20.8 18.8 9.1 5.8 4.0
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.

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
2022 Slider ATL R 234 82.4 44.8 4.8 12 0.5 -6.8 -93
2022 Cutter ATL R 160 90.5 19.3 5.3 22 1.6 -3.5 -186
2022 Changeup ATL R 104 86.0 32.8 3.6 12 11.7 -1.7 -13
2022 Curveball ATL R 1 78.6 46.8 -7.1 -13 0.3 -7.1 -96
2022 Sinker ATL R 369 90.7 25.0 2.7 12 14.5 1.0 7
2022 4-Seamer ATL R 5 91.6 20.2 -4.6 -29 8.1 1.7 27
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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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 Sinker -0.6 -2 369 42.3 114 .232 .316 .319 21.9 21.1 22.9 .250 .382 .339 34.2
2022 Slider -0.4 -1 234 26.8 49 .205 .250 .251 36.6 30.6 20.8 .202 .301 .267 34.5
2022 Cutter -0.9 -1 160 18.3 34 .161 .387 .283 6.0 8.8 8.6 .218 .484 .321 24.1
2022 Changeup -0.7 -1 104 11.9 29 .286 .464 .334 27.3 17.2 16.7 .308 .438 .333 47.8
2022 4-Seamer -1.7 0 5 0.6 -- -- -- 25.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2022 Curveball 3.3 0 1 0.1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Spin Direction

Year Pitch Type Pitches MPH Active Spin % Total Movement (In.) Spin-Based Observed Deviation
2022 Changeup 98 86.0 68 13.0 1:15 2:30 -75
2022 Cutter 160 90.5 76 13.5 12:45 12:15 30
2022 Sinker 349 90.6 75 16.9 1:00 2:15 -75
2022 Slider 234 82.4 30 7.2 6:45 6:00 45
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2022 226 873 -6 -9 5 5 -5
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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 %
2022 873 43.3 66.1 87.2 29.5 56.2 43.4 55.9 45.4 23.7 6.5 78.9
Player 873 43.3 66.1 87.2 29.5 56.2 43.4 55.9 45.4 23.7 6.5 78.9
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 60.8 47.1 24.7 7.2 76.1
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA /
xERA
xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV Hard
Hit%
K% BB% Whiff% Chase
Rate
FB
Velo
FB
Spin
CB
Spin
Extension
2022 32 43 44 47 23 82 75 56 77 35 20 32 50 15 9 12
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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 26.2 4 4.6 -1 3 4 2 50.0
Player 26.2 4 4.6 -1 3 4 2 50.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2022 4 5 6 4 4 5 4 3 5 5 4 4 3 4 4 5 6 5 4 5 6 4 4 5 5 5 5 3 7 3 7
Player 4 5 6 4 4 5 4 3 5 5 4 4 3 4 4 5 6 5 4 5 6 4 4 5 5 5 5 3 7 3 7
! 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

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2022 226 .288 123 48 39.0 103 43 41.7

Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2022 280 14.8 51.8% 1.1% 126 21.2 0.0% 11.9%
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Pitch Distribution