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César Hernández
2B | B/T: S/R | 5' 10" 195LBS | Age: 31

Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 637 570 84 132 21 62 1 .232 .308 .386 .694
9 Seasons 4180 3718 526 1005 70 335 81 .270 .345 .384 .729
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .232 21 62 1 .694
9 Seasons .270 70 335 81 .729

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 25 1628 324 4 1.2 85.9 107.2 6 27.5 .238 .310 .306 .281 .304 27.2 19 8.8
2016 26 2427 438 8 1.8 87 106.5 5 29.9 .257 .335 .335 .301 .324 29.4 18.6 10.6
2017 27 2316 408 12 2.9 85.8 107.8 4.6 33.3 .264 .387 .346 .324 .349 29.8 18 10.6
2018 28 3009 454 20 4.4 86 109.4 11.5 30.2 .235 .347 .320 .310 .336 28.4 21.9 13.4
2019 29 2600 516 14 2.7 86.1 107.6 9.5 31.8 .261 .370 .315 .299 .321 28.3 15 6.7
2020 30 1076 177 7 4 89.1 108.2 5.6 37.3 .273 .396 .335 .330 .382 37.3 21.8 9.2
2021 31 2457 438 30 6.8 87.4 110.2 10.7 32.6 .237 .374 .302 .306 .345 33.2 21.2 9.3
15513 2755 95 3.4 86.6 110.2 7.9 31.4 .251 .358 .322 .306 .334 29.9 19.2 9.9
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .242 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.6 22 8.4




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2021 Fastballs 1461 59.9 362 310 63 38 13 1 11 73 240 .203 .235 .358 .389 .296 .325 87.1 12 16.1 18.6
2021 Breaking 510 20.9 134 122 40 33 2 0 5 33 89 .328 .251 .467 .355 .373 .303 86.9 8 27.9 17.2
2021 Offspeed 469 19.2 135 134 29 17 6 1 5 26 108 .216 .237 .388 .368 .257 .268 84.4 6 29.9 18.4
2020 Fastballs 661 61.5 156 137 38 23 14 0 1 28 110 .277 .286 .401 .388 .334 .337 87.2 4 12.0 16.9
2020 Breaking 264 24.6 65 59 15 8 5 0 2 20 39 .254 .244 .441 .463 .330 .337 89.1 7 28.3 19.4
2020 Offspeed 150 14.0 40 37 13 12 1 0 0 9 28 .351 .269 .378 .316 .348 .291 84.9 3 33.8 16.7
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2015 59 13.3 25.3 2.5 30.2 40.4 29.3 5.6 41.4 15.1 26.5 3.4 1.2
2016 58.4 12.1 25.8 3.7 35.4 34.5 30.1 4.3 42.7 15.5 28.5 1.4 1.8
2017 54.9 15.4 27 2.7 30.9 42.9 26.2 6.4 40.7 15.4 26 5.4 2.9
2018 49.1 23.1 22.5 5.3 35.5 38.3 26.2 3.5 34.4 23.3 27.1 2.9 4.4
2019 49.8 17.6 24.4 8.1 34.5 35.9 29.7 1.6 42.2 23.6 26 2.5 2.7
2020 50.8 13 33.9 2.3 37.9 35 27.1 7.3 36.7 16.9 28.2 6.8 4
2021 47.3 25.1 23.7 3.9 35.2 41.1 23.7 5.7 36.3 23.3 22.1 5 6.8
52.6 17.7 25.3 4.4 34.1 38.4 27.5 4.5 39.4 19.6 26.2 3.6 3.4
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.5 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6

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 %
2021 Splitter -2.2 -1 44 1.8 12 .167 .417 .242 50 41.7 31.3 .134 .316 .193 14.3
2021 Cutter -1.7 -2 103 4.2 23 .211 .368 .326 29.8 30.4 23.3 .171 .298 .289 8.3
2021 Curveball 1.8 3 173 7 40 .368 .526 .405 29.3 20 15.1 .268 .334 .286 36.7
2021 Slider 0.9 3 337 13.7 94 .31 .44 .376 27.4 26.6 18 .243 .364 .31 30.5
2021 Sinker -2 -8 409 16.6 118 .17 .26 .258 11.7 20.3 24 .217 .366 .317 44.2
2021 Changeup -0.6 -3 422 17.2 123 .221 .385 .262 28.4 17.1 16.9 .248 .373 .275 23.8
2021 4-Seamer 0 0 949 38.6 221 .22 .408 .331 16.3 19 16 .251 .409 .334 37.1
2021 N/A -3 0 3 0.1 0 0
2020 Splitter 4.3 1 19 1.8 7 .143 .143 .129 30.8 28.6 20 .114 .129 .108 60
2020 Cutter -1.5 -1 35 3.3 8 .143 .143 .2 25 25 16.7 .241 .269 .288 20
2020 Curveball 1.7 2 103 9.6 20 .278 .389 .33 18.9 15 9.4 .327 .543 .405 33.3
2020 Changeup 1.4 2 131 12.2 33 .4 .433 .402 34.3 21.2 15.9 .305 .36 .33 30.4
2020 Slider 0.9 1 162 15.1 45 .244 .463 .334 32.9 37.8 23.9 .208 .428 .305 33.3
2020 Sinker 0.3 1 211 19.6 53 .313 .438 .377 12 20.8 22 .315 .455 .366 54.1
2020 4-Seamer 0 0 415 38.6 95 .268 .402 .341 10.4 15.8 14.4 .272 .359 .329 32.4
2019 Splitter 5 3 59 2.3 12 .5 .6 .521 40 16.7 8.3 .27 .303 .326 12.5
2019 Cutter -0.9 -1 130 5 38 .263 .368 .299 12.5 21.1 16.7 .304 .43 .314 40
2019 Curveball 0.6 2 331 12.7 59 .315 .444 .353 24.8 23.7 13.3 .228 .318 .258 33.3
2019 Slider 2.1 6 300 11.5 85 .337 .59 .402 22.4 24.7 16.4 .241 .374 .272 24.2
2019 Sinker -1.6 -7 403 15.5 105 .293 .364 .312 7.1 12.4 15.7 .285 .384 .313 42.4
2019 Changeup -0.8 -3 389 15 116 .25 .306 .279 29.9 12.1 11.3 .246 .302 .257 15.6
2019 4-Seamer -0.8 -8 988 38 248 .25 .4 .334 9.6 11.3 10.3 .264 .401 .33 27.5
2018 Splitter -0.2 0 51 1.7 12 .182 .182 .208 52.2 41.7 27.8 .096 .111 .146 0
2018 Cutter -1.9 -2 121 4 34 .2 .267 .262 17.5 23.5 17.4 .243 .335 .302 27.3
2018 Curveball -1 -3 328 10.9 58 .204 .259 .237 37.3 51.7 27.8 .192 .234 .222 37.5
2018 Slider 1.5 4 278 9.2 73 .224 .299 .264 31.4 41.1 24.2 .205 .273 .233 28.2
2018 Changeup -1.6 -6 396 13.2 105 .143 .204 .213 41 26.7 21.7 .181 .263 .227 21.4
2018 Sinker 1.3 8 610 20.3 151 .331 .508 .419 8.3 11.3 12.9 .288 .428 .372 33
2018 4-Seamer 0.7 9 1200 39.9 266 .292 .421 .393 10.3 13.5 10.5 .26 .409 .364 27.8
2017 Splitter 5.6 2 29 1.3 6 .167 .667 .483 57.1 16.7 16.7 .411 1.193 .657 75
2017 Knuckleball -0.4 0 29 1.3 6 .333 .333 .3 18.2 33.3 20 .305 .336 .282 50
2017 Cutter 1.2 1 119 5.1 30 .423 .692 .508 23 10 7.7 .354 .665 .466 26.1
2017 Curveball -1.7 -4 228 9.8 37 .167 .194 .174 30.5 35.1 19.4 .121 .154 .135 8.7
2017 Slider 0.5 1 224 9.7 56 .176 .373 .275 31.3 33.9 20 .194 .288 .242 21.2
2017 Changeup -1.3 -4 323 13.9 78 .237 .355 .267 42.8 26.9 27.6 .195 .286 .218 20
2017 Sinker 2.1 10 451 19.5 124 .357 .473 .41 7.5 12.9 13.3 .347 .487 .389 43.8
2017 4-Seamer 0.8 8 910 39.3 238 .315 .421 .401 11.8 12.2 11.8 .272 .379 .352 28.6
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2013 130 494 2 -5 3 2 1
2014 124 491 -3 -6 1 1 -7
2015 444 1586 -1 -3 6 5 5
2016 614 2405 -9 -13 15 8 0
2017 574 2314 -4 -20 27 11 14
2018 700 2986 -9 -25 30 11 8
2019 657 2573 -13 -25 20 9 -8
2020 270 1110 -1 -9 11 7 8
2021 642 2491 -7 -27 16 11 -8
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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 1628 48.7 68.2 86.7 26.9 51.1 43 36.5 47 21.6 6.8 81.5
2016 2427 48.9 67.8 84.8 23.5 58.8 44.4 33.4 45.2 19.8 8 81.4
2017 2316 50.3 61.4 83.9 20.4 57.9 44 21.5 41.1 20.6 7.5 71.3
2018 3009 50 58.6 85 17.9 56.7 43.2 20.5 38.2 20.1 7.9 65.7
2019 2600 49.7 64.5 88.4 27.9 67.3 43.5 28.5 46 17.1 7.9 70.9
2020 1076 49.2 65 87.5 22.9 51.2 41.2 28.7 43.6 19.6 8.3 78.7
2021 2457 49.8 68.3 83 26.1 59.2 43.4 34.4 47.1 22 7.1 79.9
15513 49.6 64.4 85.4 23.4 58.7 43.4 28.7 43.7 20 7.7 74.5
48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 29.2 47 24.6 7.2 76

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 19 31 8 6 47 6 9 12 18 49 65 48 99
2016 25 56 8 5 75 9 9 17 16 56 81 64 98
2017 45 65 27 18 70 18 15 14 20 64 69 67 97 15
2018 35 27 12 15 74 32 22 7 11 42 90 74 94 15
2019 17 60 13 9 36 16 9 8 10 84 25 88 88 39
2020 53 77 38 17 68 27 17 55 40 54 52 82 90 92
2021 26 30 24 27 38 49 33 19 16 51 57 70 89 39
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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 24 14 12.9 1 4 6 8 57.1
2020 22.7 3 2.9 0 7 1 2 66.7
2021 23.4 21 16.6 4 3 16 8 38.1

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 14 13 15 12 15 13 13 14 15 12 15 14 9 13 14 14 12 11 10 13 10 13 13 12 12 14 14 11 14 12 15
2020 3 7 2 4 4 2 2 4 2 2 5 6 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 3 2 4 2 3 2 3 2 3
2021 21 20 17 19 21 13 14 24 13 16 15 19 10 14 12 22 10 17 20 21 9 13 18 18 16 21 17 15 18 15 21
! Note: This tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. This accounts for different wall heights and distances, but does not attempt to adjust for 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 85.9 87 1.1 85.8 -1.2 86 0.2 86.1 0.1 89.1 3 87.4 -1.7
Launch Angle 6 5 -1 4.6 -0.4 11.5 6.9 9.5 -2 5.6 -3.9 10.7 5.1
Barrel % 1.2 1.8 0.6 2.9 1.1 4.4 1.5 2.7 -1.7 4 1.3 6.8 2.8
Hard Hit % 27.2 29.4 2.2 29.8 0.4 28.4 -1.4 28.3 -0.1 37.3 9 33.2 -4.1
Sweet Spot % 27.5 29.9 2.4 33.3 3.4 30.2 -3.1 31.8 1.6 37.3 5.5 32.6 -4.7
xBA .238 .257 0.019 .264 0.007 .235 -0.029 .261 0.026 .273 0.012 .237 -0.036
BA .272 .294 0.022 .294 0 .253 -0.041 .279 0.026 .283 0.004 .232 -0.051
xwOBA .281 .301 0.02 .324 0.023 .31 -0.014