David Bote
SS | Bats/Throws: R/R | 5' 11" 205LBS | Age: 31
Draft: 2012 | Rd: 18, #554, Chicago Cubs | Neosho CC
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2020 145 125 15 25 7 2 .200 .303 .408 .711
2021 327 291 32 58 8 0 .199 .276 .330 .606
2022 127 116 15 30 4 1 .259 .315 .431 .746
5 Seasons 1,165 1,019 132 235 36 11 .231 .318 .393 .711
AVG HR SB OPS
2020 .200 7 2 .711
2021 .199 8 0 .606
2022 .259 4 1 .746
5 Seasons .231 36 11 .711
MLB Percentile Rankings
Hits Spray Chart

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted
Balls
Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit
Velocity
Max EV Launch
Angle
LA Sweet-
Spot %
XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2018 25 820 127 14 11.0 6.7 93.5 114.0 3.7 27.6 .246 .442 .314 .346 .450 53.2 28.6 9.0
2019 26 1435 212 12 5.7 3.4 89.7 113.8 7.7 34.9 .239 .373 .336 .316 .371 36.3 26.1 12.4
2020 27 599 86 9 10.5 6.2 92.4 110.3 9.3 25.6 .227 .412 .309 .325 .393 52.3 27.6 11.7
2021 28 1232 222 22 9.9 6.7 89.9 115.6 9.8 27.5 .226 .393 .268 .308 .354 43.7 22.3 8.3
2022 29 494 72 5 6.9 3.9 92.4 109.6 7.9 34.7 .229 .351 .325 .287 .410 55.6 35.4 4.7
Player 4580 719 62 8.6 5.3 91.0 115.6 7.9 30.2 .234 .394 .308 .317 .386 45.4 26.7 9.7
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .316 .369 36.4 22.2 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, Sweeper, Slurve, 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
2018 57.5 15.7 23.6 3.1 34.6 40.2 25.2 0.0 47.2 10.2 26.0 4.7 11.0 6.7
2019 50.0 15.6 31.1 3.3 36.8 39.2 24.1 1.4 41.5 17.5 27.4 6.6 5.7 3.4
2020 50.0 20.9 19.8 9.3 31.4 39.5 29.1 2.3 40.7 20.9 18.6 7.0 10.5 6.2
2021 48.6 25.2 19.4 6.8 37.4 35.1 27.5 5.9 32.0 27.0 18.5 6.3 9.9 6.7
2022 48.6 11.1 30.6 8.3 43.1 31.9 23.6 5.6 34.7 12.5 30.6 8.3 6.9 3.9
Player 50.8 18.8 24.8 5.6 36.6 37.4 25.9 3.1 38.8 19.1 23.6 6.4 8.6 5.3
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.8 7.0 37.0 37.5 25.3 3.9 32.8 24.7 24.4 5.8 6.9 4.7
! 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 %
2022 4-Seam Fastball -0.5 -1 162 32.8 43 .211 .368 .299 31.5 44.2 30.6 .200 .326 .282 63.2
2022 Slider 3.0 3 104 21.1 26 .261 .739 .415 48.1 38.5 29.4 .232 .473 .327 57.1
2022 Sinker -0.7 -1 89 18.0 24 .227 .318 .326 13.9 16.7 30.8 .211 .252 .248 38.9
2022 Changeup 0.7 0 38 7.7 10 .300 .300 .270 33.3 30.0 25.0 .299 .363 .291 57.1
2022 Curveball -0.5 0 37 7.5 6 .500 .500 .450 36.4 33.3 18.2 .330 .406 .322 50.0
2022 Cutter 1.7 1 36 7.3 10 .400 .500 .395 26.1 10.0 11.1 .344 .508 .366 77.8
2022 Sweeper -3.1 -1 20 4.0 5 .200 .200 .180 42.9 80.0 44.4 .123 .132 .111 0.0
2022 Split-Finger -8.2 0 5 1.0 3 .000 .000 .233 100.0 66.7 50.0 -- -- .233 --
2022 Slurve -0.2 0 3 0.6 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2021 4-Seam Fastball -1.0 -4 436 35.4 121 .202 .364 .328 19.0 17.4 16.2 .271 .533 .402 57.0
2021 Slider -2.4 -7 308 25.0 76 .173 .240 .189 35.5 30.3 26.1 .165 .275 .197 22.6
2021 Sinker 1.4 2 160 13.0 40 .382 .647 .472 6.2 15.0 18.2 .306 .473 .374 48.3
2021 Changeup -1.4 -2 111 9.0 36 .121 .182 .208 30.6 25.0 24.3 .170 .240 .217 40.0
2021 Curveball -0.5 0 109 8.8 25 .095 .238 .228 33.3 36.0 21.4 .188 .315 .291 50.0
2021 Cutter -3.8 -3 90 7.3 21 .190 .333 .224 28.3 14.3 20.0 .256 .401 .282 50.0
2021 Split-Finger 0.6 0 11 0.9 4 .250 .250 .225 42.9 50.0 40.0 .060 .064 .056 0.0
2021 Sweeper -17.5 -1 5 0.4 3 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .123 .327 .190 33.3
2020 4-Seam Fastball 2.4 6 228 38.1 47 .237 .500 .383 23.1 17.0 13.8 .274 .499 .398 56.7
2020 Slider -0.7 -1 118 19.7 39 .135 .378 .236 35.1 43.6 41.5 .149 .335 .226 60.0
2020 Sinker 1.1 1 96 16.0 22 .316 .474 .391 22.7 9.1 8.3 .307 .449 .377 41.2
2020 Curveball -4.2 -2 54 9.0 10 .000 .000 .000 47.1 80.0 34.8 .060 .065 .054 100.0
2020 Changeup -3.5 -2 52 8.7 13 .100 .100 .231 15.8 15.4 10.0 .183 .229 .300 25.0
2020 Cutter 6.5 2 35 5.8 11 .444 .889 .586 23.1 18.2 22.2 .463 .965 .612 71.4
2020 Sweeper -2.9 0 9 1.5 2 .000 .000 .000 75.0 50.0 100.0 .000 .000 .000 0.0
2020 Split-Finger 2.1 0 5 0.8 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2019 4-Seam Fastball 0.6 3 542 37.8 113 .205 .432 .370 39.2 37.2 25.8 .212 .410 .355 45.7
2019 Slider 0.7 2 270 18.8 73 .246 .369 .326 33.6 19.2 15.6 .230 .311 .284 25.5
2019 Sinker 0.4 1 239 16.7 66 .333 .483 .399 20.4 13.6 15.8 .302 .446 .354 47.1
2019 Curveball 0.3 1 170 11.8 41 .216 .270 .288 35.0 34.1 29.8 .182 .216 .212 29.2
2019 Changeup 4.6 5 108 7.5 34 .333 .633 .449 25.0 17.6 17.1 .304 .500 .359 32.0
2019 Cutter -0.1 0 86 6.0 20 .333 .444 .375 25.6 30.0 22.2 .256 .385 .314 33.3
2019 Sweeper -2.2 0 15 1.0 3 .000 .000 .000 40.0 33.3 25.0 .061 .066 .060 0.0
2019 Split-Finger -11.3 0 4 0.3 2 .000 .000 .000 33.3 50.0 100.0 .004 .004 .003 0.0
2018 4-Seam Fastball 0.9 2 274 33.4 57 .191 .447 .329 33.6 28.1 21.3 .248 .509 .406 68.8
2018 Slider 1.1 2 176 21.5 52 .277 .489 .369 31.7 23.1 26.1 .242 .450 .326 43.2
2018 Sinker -1.6 -3 172 21.0 50 .273 .364 .329 25.6 24.0 31.6 .290 .441 .363 53.1
2018 Curveball -3.4 -3 82 10.0 22 .136 .182 .139 45.0 54.5 38.7 .128 .190 .141 50.0
2018 Changeup 3.6 2 62 7.6 14 .250 .500 .368 40.7 28.6 20.0 .277 .540 .396 62.5
2018 Cutter 4.4 2 45 5.5 12 .400 .500 .521 35.0 25.0 23.1 .310 .577 .431 28.6
2018 Split-Finger -4.3 0 8 1.0 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 16.7 -- -- .000 --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2018 210 827 -3 -1 2 5 3
2019 352 1,434 3 -12 12 8 11
2020 149 620 -4 -2 6 3 2
2021 327 1,231 -13 -12 4 7 -15
2022 127 494 3 -5 2 1 1
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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 %
2018 820 48.7 64.7 76.4 29.8 45.6 41.8 27.8 46.8 33.3 7.9 64.6
2019 1,435 46.2 65.3 75.3 28.9 52.0 42.4 27.3 45.7 32.5 7.0 75.2
2020 599 47.6 58.2 79.5 21.7 54.4 41.4 23.4 39.1 27.8 8.5 74.5
2021 1,232 48.8 68.1 83.4 27.7 54.9 40.9 31.2 47.4 25.0 7.8 66.7
2022 494 50.8 61.0 79.1 28.0 38.2 45.5 28.3 44.7 33.5 6.9 64.7
Player 4,580 48.0 64.5 78.7 27.7 50.4 42.1 28.1 45.4 30.1 7.6 69.7
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 29.7 47.2 24.8 7.3 76.2
! 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
Bat
Speed
Swing
Length
2018 93 69 84
2019 32 22 14 19 73 13 29 60 92 34 20 87 9 47 66 71
2020 45 22 45 54 50 41 70 91 74 95 22 76 40 81 70 8 60
2021 96 55 59 19
2022 57 33 26
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2018 22.7 6 6.9 -1 3 4 4 66.7
2019 22.4 11 9.1 2 2 7 5 45.5
2020 23.6 7 6.8 0 0 5 3 42.9
2021 22.6 8 6.1 2 8 4 3 37.5
2022 22.1 4 2.2 2 1 3 1 25.0
Player 22.7 36 31.2 5 14 23 16 44.4

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2018 6 10 5 7 7 6 8 6 7 4 6 7 7 5 7 8 6 7 7 8 6 9 8 11 5 6 7 8 9 6 5
2019 11 9 7 12 9 8 10 9 8 6 7 11 10 10 8 9 8 8 9 12 10 8 14 13 10 7 6 11 10 7 7
2020 7 7 7 8 7 7 7 7 5 4 6 7 7 7 7 8 7 7 8 8 7 5 8 7 6 5 7 8 8 6 5
2021 8 6 7 7 6 5 6 5 4 4 4 6 9 4 5 7 6 7 6 4 7 9 9 7 7 6 4 6 8 6 7
2022 4 2 2 3 3 1 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 3 2 3 2 2 3 2 3 2 4 3 1 1 3 2 3 3 3
Player 36 34 28 37 32 27 33 29 25 19 24 33 35 29 29 35 29 31 33 34 33 33 43 41 29 25 27 35 38 28 27
! 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 2018 2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 93.5 89.7 -3.8 92.4 2.7 89.9 -2.5 92.4 2.5
Launch Angle 3.7 7.7 4.0 9.3 1.6 9.8 0.5 7.9 -1.9
Barrel % 11.0 5.7 -5.3 10.5 4.8 9.9 -0.6 6.9 -3.0
Hard Hit % 53.2 36.3 -16.9 52.3 16.0 43.7 -8.6 55.6 11.9
LA Sweet-Spot % 27.6 34.9 7.3 25.6 -9.3 27.5 1.9 34.7 7.2
xBA .246 .239 -0.007 .227 -0.012 .226 -0.001 .229 0.003
BA .239 .257 0.018 .200 -0.057 .199 -0.001 .259 0.060
xwOBA .346 .316 -0.030 .325 0.009 .308 -0.017 .287 -0.021
wOBA .314 .336 0.022 .309 -0.027 .268 -0.041 .325 0.057
xSLG .442 .373 -0.069 .412 0.039 .393 -0.019 .351 -0.042
SLG .408 .422 0.014 .408 -0.014 .330 -0.078 .431 0.101
K% 28.6 26.1 -2.5 27.6 1.5 22.3 -5.3 35.4 13.1
BB% 9.0 12.4 3.4 11.7 -0.7 8.3 -3.4 4.7 -3.6
Swing % 46.8 45.7 -1.1 39.1 -6.6 47.4 8.3 44.7 -2.7
Whiff% 33.3 32.5 -0.8 27.8 -4.7 25.0 -2.8 33.5 8.5
In Zone % 48.7 46.2 -2.5 47.6 1.4 48.8 1.2 50.8 2.0
Out of Zone % 51.3 53.8 2.5 52.4 -1.4 51.2 -1.2 49.2 -2.0
Out of Zone Swing % 29.8 28.9 -0.9 21.7 -7.2 27.7 6.0 28.0 0.3
First Pitch Swing % 27.8 27.3 -0.5 23.4 -3.9 31.2 7.8 28.3 -2.9
First Pitch Strike % 57.9 56.9 -1.0 57.9 1.0 56.6 -1.3 63.0 6.4
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2018 Shifts R 209 15 7.2 .309 .376
2019 Shifts R 352 25 7.1 .340 .277
2020 Shifts R 145 14 9.7 .323 .178
2021 Shifts R 327 5 1.5 .268 .248
2022 Shifts R 127 11 8.7 .332 .258
! Note: Shifts are through the 2022 season, Shaded starting from the 2023 season, Shift: three or more infielders are on the same side of second base, Shade: positioned outside of their typical responsible slices of the field.
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Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2018 220 16.9 27.7% 1.4% 144 23.5 1.4% 16.0%
2019 367 17.2 26.4% 1.6% 287 23.3 0.7% 10.5%
2020 151 17.7 23.2% 0.0% 158 22.8 2.5% 12.7%
2021 323 19.7 9.3% 5.3% 224 24.3 0.0% 12.1%
2022 137 17.5 19.7% 1.5% 92 23.2 0.0% 8.7%
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