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Dansby Swanson
SS | B/T: R/R | 6' 1" 190LBS | Age: 27

Draft: 2015 | Rd: 1, #1, Arizona Diamondbacks | Vanderbilt
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 653 588 78 146 27 88 9 .248 .311 .449 .760
6 Seasons 2691 2403 334 598 77 315 40 .249 .319 .409 .728
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .248 27 88 9 .760
6 Seasons .249 77 315 40 .728

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%
2016 22 599 98 7 7.1 89 108.6 8.7 35.7 .254 .391 .334 .302 .376 35.7 23.4 9
2017 23 2188 372 11 3 86.9 107.6 8.3 31.2 .242 .340 .276 .293 .335 32.5 21.8 10.7
2018 24 2145 365 15 4.1 88 108.5 14.1 32.1 .230 .361 .293 .281 .340 34 22.9 8.3
2019 25 2223 365 37 10.1 89.9 108.4 14.4 36.7 .271 .477 .317 .350 .418 41.6 22.8 9.4
2020 26 1060 167 19 11.4 89.1 109.3 14.7 40.7 .266 .472 .348 .352 .448 40.7 26.9 8.3
2021 27 2578 429 49 11.4 89.3 109.6 14.1 36.8 .251 .456 .322 .332 .417 42.7 25.6 8
Player 10793 1796 138 7.7 88.6 109.6 12.7 35 .251 .416 .309 .318 .385 38 23.7 9
MLB 6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.8 .242 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.4 22 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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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 1360 52.8 355 319 81 43 19 2 17 85 237 .254 .253 .486 .496 .342 .349 91.5 16 26.8 22.4
2021 Breaking 900 34.9 211 192 42 25 9 0 8 59 136 .219 .232 .391 .395 .287 .297 85.6 16 38.0 20.7
2021 Offspeed 317 12.3 83 77 23 16 5 0 2 23 56 .299 .288 .442 .442 .326 .349 86.9 1 28.4 20.2
2020 Fastballs 591 55.8 150 132 44 27 9 0 8 31 101 .333 .323 .583 .592 .423 .423 90.7 15 25.4 21.4
2020 Breaking 355 33.5 80 75 15 8 5 0 2 32 44 .200 .181 .347 .297 .250 .235 86.6 17 42.4 25.0
2020 Offspeed 114 10.8 34 30 6 5 1 0 0 8 22 .200 .230 .233 .379 .250 .315 84.0 8 35.4 20.0
! 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 %
2016 48 17.3 29.6 5.1 30.6 35.7 32.7 4.1 32.7 17.3 31.6 5.1 7.1
2017 48.1 19.1 28.2 4.6 37.4 36.3 26.1 5.6 36 25.5 25.5 3.2 3
2018 44.1 21.4 25.2 9.3 38.9 35.3 25.8 3.8 32.9 28.2 24.4 5.2 4.1
2019 37.3 28.2 29.6 4.9 37.8 36.4 25.8 1.9 27.9 26.8 27.1 6 10.1
2020 38.9 29.3 27.5 4.2 34.7 41.3 24 2.4 25.1 25.1 30.5 4.8 11.4
2021 40.1 28.9 24.5 6.5 40.3 35.4 24.2 4.2 28.4 27 22.8 6.1 11.4
Player 42.3 24.6 27 6.1 37.9 36.4 25.7 3.8 30.7 26.2 25.8 5.1 7.7
MLB 45.1 22.7 25.2 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.4 3.7 33.1 24.3 24.4 5.7 6.6
! 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 %
2021 Splitter 5.2 1 28 1.1 3 .667 1.667 .967 21.4 33.3 11.1 .465 1.48 .785 100
2021 N/A 2.1 1 27 1 6 .4 .4 .417 7.1 0 0 .439 .576 .486 60
2021 Cutter -0.1 0 167 6.5 31 .241 .414 .329 33 32.3 21.7 .192 .281 .256 36.8
2021 Curveball 1 3 278 10.8 54 .275 .49 .35 28 22.2 13.3 .275 .524 .344 35
2021 Changeup 0.6 2 262 10.2 74 .275 .391 .322 31.1 29.7 23.4 .27 .388 .32 32.7
2021 Sinker -0.4 -2 438 17 115 .269 .452 .356 23.5 21.7 23.8 .275 .518 .367 51.2
2021 Slider 0.1 1 623 24.2 157 .199 .355 .275 41.4 29.9 24.1 .216 .348 .281 28.1
2021 4-Seamer 0.7 5 755 29.3 209 .247 .516 .363 27.3 23.9 21.9 .25 .517 .358 52.9
2020 N/A -8.3 0 3 0.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .633 2.402 1.216 100
2020 Splitter -9.8 -2 17 1.6 5 0 0 0 25 0 0 .167 .177 .156 0
2020 Cutter 0.4 0 69 6.5 14 .357 .571 .4 21.9 14.3 13.3 .345 .447 .343 41.7
2020 Curveball -0.4 -1 131 12.4 27 .16 .28 .2 41.2 48.1 29.5 .171 .273 .229 23.1
2020 Changeup -0.9 -1 94 8.9 28 .25 .292 .305 38.5 28.6 24.2 .226 .337 .31 43.8
2020 Slider 0.9 2 224 21.1 53 .22 .38 .28 42.7 35.8 22.6 .186 .308 .238 29
2020 Sinker 2.9 7 235 22.2 63 .321 .5 .435 22.7 25.4 28.6 .323 .534 .401 50
2020 4-Seamer 1.7 5 287 27.1 73 .339 .661 .464 28.2 17.8 17.6 .318 .677 .458 46.9
2019 Splitter -0.8 0 37 1.7 8 .25 .375 .269 43.5 37.5 23.1 .267 .493 .309 80
2019 Curveball -2.2 -6 295 13.3 44 .143 .19 .17 30.5 25 11.8 .179 .252 .209 22.6
2019 Cutter -0.4 -1 163 7.3 48 .14 .302 .257 25.7 25 24.5 .214 .354 .288 25.8
2019 Changeup -2.6 -5 177 8 58 .176 .235 .243 36.6 36.2 25.6 .197 .292 .268 20
2019 Sinker 1.4 6 410 18.4 98 .325 .518 .414 22.3 11.2 13.3 .314 .502 .396 40.3
2019 Slider -1.3 -5 411 18.5 102 .228 .38 .303 36.6 26.5 20.8 .257 .488 .334 44.1
2019 4-Seamer 0.5 4 723 32.5 184 .307 .552 .391 21 21.2 18.2 .318 .605 .412 52.8
2019 N/A -5.1 0 3 0.1 50 0
2018 Knuckleball -3.9 0 6 0.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .007 .01 .009 0
2018 Splitter -6.4 -1 16 0.7 3 0 0 0 27.3 66.7 28.6 .029 .057 .036 0
2018 Cutter 1.5 1 87 4.1 18 .313 .375 .447 26.7 22.2 12.5 .225 .28 .273 16.7
2018 Changeup 1.3 2 168 7.8 41 .205 .385 .293 31.8 31.7 16.9 .236 .324 .265 23.1
2018 Curveball -1.1 -3 248 11.6 52 .204 .327 .255 32.3 32.7 20 .193 .285 .235 31.3
2018 Sinker 0.6 2 394 18.4 106 .298 .468 .365 15.7 13.2 13.7 .287 .447 .34 48.2
2018 Slider -2.7 -14 539 25.1 127 .133 .225 .183 36.1 26.8 17.4 .161 .244 .204 17.4
2018 4-Seamer 1.1 8 680 31.7 168 .305 .526 .384 18.9 21.4 15.4 .269 .454 .333 41
2017 Splitter -3.5 -1 18 0.8 7 .143 .143 .129 30 14.3 12.5 .218 .253 .203 0
2017 Cutter 4.7 4 88 4 18 .412 .588 .5 25 27.8 29.4 .265 .353 .29 33.3
2017 Curveball -0.8 -2 228 10.4 46 .209 .326 .246 27.4 41.3 24.4 .214 .287 .248 44
2017 Changeup 0.3 1 183 8.4 49 .25 .364 .329 35.9 32.7 23.5 .246 .35 .302 17.9
2017 Slider -1.4 -7 502 22.9 94 .169 .236 .206 39.1 33 19 .169 .239 .206 13.6
2017 4-Seamer -0.2 -1 611 27.9 157 .241 .358 .316 20.2 15.9 15.5 .254 .401 .331 39.8
2017 Sinker -1.4 -8 546 25 165 .24 .301 .298 11 13.9 16.1 .281 .363 .324 36.3
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2016 140 580 -1 -3 3 2 1
2017 538 2179 -24 -17 17 10 -13
2018 517 2139 -2 -16 7 7 -5
2019 562 2299 -8 -29 14 16 -7
2020 314 1254 4 -5 8 7 14
2021 709 2830 16 -36 15 13 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 %
2016 599 50.8 61.4 84.4 26.5 51.3 45.7 27.6 44.1 24.6 5.4 81.3
2017 2188 47.7 66.4 82.8 24.6 59.4 42.4 26.5 44.5 23.7 6.4 79.9
2018 2145 49.2 69.9 82.9 31.1 55.9 43 32.5 50.1 25.4 7.7 79.3
2019 2223 48.2 68.5 79.4 24.8 54.4 43.6 26.4 45.9 27.6 6.5 75.9
2020 1060 49.4 71 73.9 23.9 52.3 45.4 29.5 47.2 31.6 7.8 81.9
2021 2578 49.7 72.5 75.5 24 51.8 42.7 36.6 48.1 30.4 7.6 82.7
Player 10793 48.9 69.2 79.4 25.8 54.8 43.3 30.5 47 27.3 7 80
MLB 48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 29.2 47 24.6 7.2 76
! 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
2016 92
2017 16 27 7 8 48 15 15 29 33 39 71 46 88 15
2018 9 21 21 25 20 21 19 33 33 36 46 38 96 91
2019 74 75 70 63 73 73 70 64 66 39 60 27 88 74
2020 75 77 77 70 69 91 78 55 58 27 40 20 90 98
2021 55 48 69 70 38 84 76 48 62 22 37 16 82 82
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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 22.3 17 18.7 -2 12 16 6 35.3
2020 23 13 13.3 0 5 16 3 23.1
2021 23.3 29 29.7 -1 13 27 12 41.4

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 17 20 20 20 21 18 19 23 13 18 24 18 12 13 16 22 12 25 15 21 10 17 16 21 19 22 24 20 23 17 23
2020 13 16 16 15 19 9 0 18 12 16 17 12 7 9 9 18 7 18 12 15 4 11 11 16 12 16 12 10 14 11 18
2021 29 32 33 31 35 29 28 34 25 32 37 33 17 26 25 36 19 35 27 31 16 28 26 33 31 40 34 24 32 24 38
! 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 89 86.9 -2.1 88 1.1 89.9 1.9 89.1 -0.8 89.3 0.2
Launch Angle 8.7 8.3 -0.4 14.1 5.8 14.4 0.3 14.7 0.3 14.1 -0.6
Barrel % 7.1 3 -4.1 4.1 1.1 10.1 6 11.4 1.3 11.4 0
Hard Hit % 35.7 32.5 -3.2 34 1.5 41.6 7.6 40.7 -0.9 42.7 2
Sweet Spot % 35.7 31.2 -4.5 32.1 0.9 36.7 4.6 40.7 4 36.8 -3.9
xBA .254 .242 -0.012 .23 -0.012 .271 0.041 .266 -0.005 .251 -0.015
BA .302 .232 -0.07 .238 0.006 .251 0.013 .274 0.023 .248 -0.026
xwOBA .302 .293 -0.009 .281 -0.012 .35 0.069 .352 0.002 .332 -0.02
wOBA .334 .276 -0.058 .293 0.017 .317 0.024 .348 0.031 .322 -0.026
xSLG .391 .34 -0.051 .361 0.021 .477 0.116 .472 -0.005 .456 -0.016
SLG .442 .324 -0.118 .395 0.071 .422 0.027 .464 0.042 .449 -0.015
K% 23.4 21.8 -1.6 22.9 1.1 22.8 -0.1 26.9 4.1 25.6 -1.3
BB% 9 10.7 1.7 8.3 -2.4 9.4 1.1 8.3 -1.1 8 -0.3
Swing % 44.1 44.5 0.4 50.1 5.6 45.9 -4.2 47.2 1.3 48.1 0.9
Whiff% 24.6 23.7 -0.9 25.4 1.7 27.6 2.2 31.6 4 30.4 -1.2
In Zone % 50.8 47.7 -3.1 49.2 1.5 48.2 -1 49.4 1.2 49.7 0.3
Out of Zone % 49.2 52.3 3.1 50.8 -1.5 51.8 1 50.6 -1.2 50.3 -0.3
Out of Zone Swing % 26.5 24.6 -1.9 31.1 6.5 24.8 -6.3 23.9 -0.9 24 0.1
First Pitch Swing % 27.6 26.5 -1.1 32.5 6 26.4 -6.1 29.5 3.1 36.6 7.1
First Pitch Strike % 62.1 58.3 -3.8 64 5.7 56.3 -7.7 58 1.7 61.4 3.4
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 137 0 0.0 .341
2017 R 539 1 0.2 .277 .000
2018 R 518 9 1.7 .293 .293
2019 R 543 46 8.5 .315 .337
2020 R 264 100 37.9 .331 .376
2021 R 643 265 41.2 .318 .330

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