Chris Young
CF | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 200LBS | Age: 38

Draft: 2001 | Rd: 16, #493, Chicago White Sox | Bellaire HS (Houston, TX)
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2018 128 113 17 19 6 13 2 .168 .252 .363 .615
13 Seasons 5316 4710 668 1109 191 590 142 .235 .314 .428 .742
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2018 .168 6 13 2 .615
13 Seasons .235 191 590 142 .742

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 1418 250 12 4.8 3.4 85.6 109.6 19.4 33.6 .227 .360 .332 .292 .329 26.0 20.5 8.4
2016 32 857 153 7 4.6 3.1 88.2 110.8 21.8 39.2 .231 .385 .364 .306 .346 36.6 22.0 9.3
2017 33 1110 189 8 4.2 2.9 85.1 110.7 16.0 33.9 .234 .358 .310 .304 .326 30.9 19.9 10.9
2018 34 547 78 5 6.4 3.9 83.8 108.8 25.5 30.8 .183 .302 .268 .265 .320 28.6 28.9 8.6
Player 3932 670 32 4.8 3.2 85.9 110.8 19.7 34.6 .224 .358 .325 .295 .331 30.1 21.8 9.3
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.0 32.9 .246 .409 .317 .316 .370 35.6 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
2015 36.8 21.6 24.8 16.8 56.8 27.2 16.0 3.6 28.4 34.4 22.8 3.2 4.8 3.4
2016 26.8 28.8 28.8 15.7 48.4 29.4 22.2 2.6 20.9 37.9 24.8 9.2 4.6 3.1
2017 36.0 23.3 25.4 15.3 47.1 37.0 15.9 7.9 25.4 33.3 23.3 5.3 4.2 2.9
2018 30.8 28.2 20.5 20.5 56.4 24.4 17.9 3.8 23.1 37.2 21.8 5.1 6.4 3.9
Player 33.6 24.5 25.4 16.6 52.1 30.1 17.6 4.6 25.2 35.2 23.3 5.4 4.8 3.2
MLB 45.0 22.8 25.1 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.4 3.8 33.2 24.5 24.5 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 %
2018 4-Seamer -1.0 -1 153 28.0 34 .207 .483 .347 12.3 14.7 9.6 .266 .446 .361 37.5
2018 Sinker -0.3 0 121 22.1 37 .281 .531 .373 23.3 29.7 33.3 .179 .277 .272 40.9
2018 Slider -3.2 -3 88 16.1 14 .000 .000 .050 59.4 57.1 22.9 .009 .018 .061 0.0
2018 Curveball 0.4 0 63 11.5 12 .200 .500 .391 26.9 41.7 20.8 .291 .480 .432 33.3
2018 Cutter -1.8 -1 58 10.6 14 .143 .357 .207 40.7 35.7 31.3 .156 .332 .207 11.1
2018 Changeup -3.0 -2 53 9.7 15 .000 .000 .153 26.7 20.0 17.6 .108 .141 .187 10.0
2018 Splitter -5.3 0 8 1.5 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 0.0 0.0 .467 .559 .451 0.0
2017 4-Seamer -2.2 -7 339 30.5 101 .184 .310 .288 7.8 11.9 12.2 .209 .321 .291 25.3
2017 Sinker -0.1 0 264 23.8 72 .302 .413 .363 11.5 9.7 10.6 .297 .403 .343 36.8
2017 Slider 1.6 3 192 17.3 39 .200 .457 .317 40.6 46.2 28.1 .214 .418 .311 47.1
2017 Changeup 0.9 1 122 11.0 21 .389 .611 .469 37.3 23.8 13.5 .187 .336 .289 15.4
2017 Curveball 2.5 3 106 9.5 22 .250 .550 .366 27.0 40.9 23.7 .225 .364 .295 36.4
2017 Cutter -7.7 -5 65 5.9 18 .118 .118 .139 18.2 16.7 15.0 .205 .253 .225 21.4
2017 Splitter -1.0 0 18 1.6 2 .500 .500 .450 33.3 50.0 14.3 .460 .562 .448 100.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 674 2,665 -6 -16 14 10 2
2009 496 2,042 -17 -17 12 8 -14
2010 663 2,769 -8 -2 16 9 15
2011 674 2,688 -2 -6 16 9 17
2012 363 1,477 3 -17 10 6 3
2013 372 1,557 -2 -17 8 5 -6
2014 363 1,445 -10 -7 9 7 -2
2015 357 1,426 0 -10 12 4 7
2016 229 867 -2 -2 6 4 5
2017 277 1,111 -3 -18 10 6 -6
2018 127 544 -9 -4 3 3 -7
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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 1,418 50.8 65.5 86.0 25.4 57.6 42.5 25.0 45.8 21.4 7.7 78.0
2016 857 51.3 62.0 85.3 20.9 52.9 44.3 25.1 42.0 22.2 8.4 79.2
2017 1,110 47.4 60.6 84.3 20.1 67.5 42.9 20.3 39.3 20.0 7.5 75.9
2018 547 51.3 61.3 78.4 23.8 52.4 46.7 25.0 43.1 28.4 9.6 73.1
Player 3,932 50.1 62.8 84.4 22.6 58.6 43.6 23.7 42.8 22.2 8.0 76.9
MLB 48.5 66.8 82.0 28.3 58.4 42.6 29.3 47.0 24.6 7.2 76.0
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 25 10 27 41 27 30 45 8 16 37 59 50 72
2016 69
2017 66
2018 57
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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 20.9 9 10.6 -2 7 8 5 55.6
2017 22.1 7 5.7 1 5 2 4 57.1
2018 22.2 6 5.8 0 2 2 4 66.7

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 9 9 19 9 11 9 12 9 13 9 12 9 9 11 12 12 11 10 9 12 16 7 9 9 8 12 10 9 9 10 12
2017 7 5 10 5 5 5 5 5 7 7 5 5 5 5 5 7 5 6 4 7 8 5 4 7 6 5 6 5 6 5 7
2018 6 6 7 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 6 6 6 6 5 7 4 6
! 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 85.6 88.2 2.6 85.1 -3.1 -1.3
Launch Angle 19.4 21.8 2.4 16 -5.8 9.5
Barrel % 4.8 4.6 -0.2 4.2 -0.4 2.2
Hard Hit % 26 36.6 10.6 30.9 -5.7 -2.3
Sweet Spot % 33.6 39.2 5.6 33.9 -5.3 -3.1
xBA .227 .231 0.004 .234 0.003 -0.051
BA .252 .276 0.024 .235 -0.041 -0.067
xwOBA .292 .306 0.014 .304 -0.002 -0.039
wOBA .332 .364 0.032 .31 -0.054 -0.042
xSLG .36 .385 0.025 .358 -0.027 -0.056
SLG .453 .498 0.045 .387 -0.111 -0.024
K% 20.5 22 1.5 19.9 -2.1 9
BB% 8.4 9.3 0.9 10.9 1.6 -2.3
Swing % 45.8 42 -3.8 39.3 -2.7 3.8
Whiff% 21.4 22.2 0.8 20 -2.2 8.4
In Zone % 50.8 51.3 0.5 47.4 -3.9 3.9
Out of Zone % 49.2 48.7 -0.5 52.6 3.9 -3.9
Out of Zone Swing % 25.4 20.9 -4.5 20.1 -0.8 3.7
First Pitch Swing % 25 25.1 0.1 20.3 -4.8 4.7
First Pitch Strike % 59.6 55.5 -4.1 62.7 7.2 5.3
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 224 68 30.4 .407 .282
2017 R 274 96 35.0 .298 .339
2018 R 128 58 45.3 .317 .210

Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2010 959 15.1 44.1% 3.2% 576 23.0 1.2% 15.5%
2011 775 15.2 47.6% 2.3% 491 25.0 1.0% 23.6%
2012 448 15.4 46.2% 1.8% 313 23.3 1.6% 16.3%
2013 439 15.7 42.1% 4.1% 317 24.1 3.2% 18.0%
2014 403 16.4 34.7% 1.2% 271 24.0 1.8% 18.5%
2015 424 17.1 35.1% 4.5% 237 23.7 8.0% 16.0%
2016 269 16.8 36.8% 4.5% 163 23.7 3.7% 17.8%
2017 350 16.4 32.3% 1.7% 239 24.4 0.4% 19.2%
2018 176 16.9 33.0% 2.8% 98 23.0 1.0% 13.3%

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