David Freese
3B | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 213LBS | Age: 39

Draft: 2006 | Rd: 9, #273, San Diego Padres | South Alabama
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 186 162 35 51 11 29 0 .315 .403 .599 1.002
11 Seasons 4229 3758 481 1041 113 535 8 .277 .351 .423 .774
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2019 .315 11 29 0 1.002
11 Seasons .277 113 535 8 .774

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 32 1842 320 23 7.2 4.9 89.0 114.1 6.4 29.7 .250 .423 .325 .328 .389 38.4 22.8 6.6
2016 33 2062 295 24 8.1 4.9 91.0 111.2 2.2 31.2 .246 .408 .334 .324 .416 48.5 28.9 9.1
2017 34 2076 314 20 6.4 4 88.9 110.2 3.1 31.2 .258 .395 .326 .341 .389 42.9 23.1 11.5
2018 35 1271 211 19 9 6.1 90.3 110.9 7.3 34.6 .282 .479 .357 .359 .438 45.0 23.1 7.7
2019 36 748 118 18 15.3 9.7 91.5 110.0 11.0 36.4 .285 .529 .415 .384 .466 50.4 23.7 12.4
Player 7999 1258 104 8.3 5.3 89.9 114.1 5.2 31.9 .259 .431 .341 .341 .411 44.1 24.5 9.2
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 35.7 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 55.0 15.0 25.6 4.4 31.6 38.4 29.4 2.8 42.8 15.3 22.8 6.9 7.2 4.9
2016 61.7 12.9 24.4 1.0 30.8 42.0 26.4 2.0 47.1 6.8 25.4 6.8 8.1 4.9
2017 58.0 16.9 22.9 2.2 19.4 48.1 32.2 5.4 43.6 12.7 26.8 4.5 6.4 4.0
2018 52.6 20.4 23.7 3.3 31.8 38.4 29.9 0.9 39.8 13.3 28.0 8.5 9.0 6.1
2019 44.1 23.7 28.8 3.4 28.8 30.5 40.7 3.4 31.4 16.9 29.7 2.5 15.3 9.7
Player 55.9 16.7 24.6 2.8 28.1 40.9 30.5 3.0 42.4 12.5 25.9 6.1 8.3 5.3
MLB 44.9 23.0 25.0 7.1 36.7 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 24.4 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 %
2019 4-Seamer 2.0 5 262 35.0 62 .280 .560 .420 23.0 25.8 23.2 .274 .531 .403 58.8
2019 Sinker 0.5 1 130 17.4 33 .321 .500 .406 16.1 9.1 10.7 .303 .484 .388 52.0
2019 Slider 3.1 4 120 16.0 28 .375 .792 .520 50.0 42.9 26.1 .268 .578 .397 66.7
2019 Curveball -1.7 -2 98 13.1 22 .273 .455 .311 22.7 18.2 13.8 .279 .481 .321 55.6
2019 Changeup -0.1 0 61 8.2 17 .188 .438 .285 40.0 29.4 20.8 .198 .376 .264 18.2
2019 Cutter 9.2 5 53 7.1 19 .444 .944 .587 33.3 15.8 16.7 .367 .720 .462 33.3
2019 Splitter -2.6 0 11 1.5 2 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 16.7 .220 .234 .198 100.0
2019 N/A 6.8 1 8 1.1 2 1.000 1.000 .800 0.0 0.0 -- .947 1.088 .794 0.0
2018 4-Seamer 2.0 9 441 34.7 115 .330 .600 .429 15.8 17.4 14.9 .358 .636 .455 50.6
2018 Sinker 1.4 4 271 21.3 66 .356 .508 .410 14.0 13.6 18.8 .286 .464 .364 44.0
2018 Slider -0.5 -1 196 15.4 42 .216 .297 .264 38.1 31.0 18.3 .235 .452 .331 40.0
2018 Curveball 0.4 1 146 11.5 32 .258 .355 .280 30.6 34.4 20.4 .191 .293 .223 40.0
2018 Changeup 2.7 3 97 7.6 28 .296 .519 .372 36.0 39.3 31.4 .192 .326 .238 25.0
2018 Cutter -0.2 0 94 7.4 19 .294 .353 .387 25.0 15.8 12.5 .354 .454 .386 60.0
2018 Splitter -8.3 -2 23 1.8 8 .000 .000 .000 66.7 62.5 45.5 .015 .038 .023 0.0
2018 N/A -28.9 0 1 0.1 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .218 .255 .196 100.0
2017 4-Seamer 0.8 6 767 36.9 185 .302 .430 .385 23.3 23.2 17.6 .291 .459 .396 53.7
2017 Sinker -0.3 -1 488 23.5 125 .288 .317 .344 12.1 12.0 13.8 .270 .324 .328 36.7
2017 Slider -1.7 -6 317 15.3 69 .156 .344 .247 32.2 31.9 20.8 .222 .440 .317 32.6
2017 Curveball 1.0 2 179 8.6 34 .241 .345 .321 24.1 26.5 16.4 .199 .292 .280 30.0
2017 Changeup 2.5 4 167 8.0 43 .275 .475 .347 28.9 32.6 20.9 .300 .512 .366 50.0
2017 Cutter 1.4 1 107 5.2 28 .308 .346 .384 15.9 14.3 11.8 .218 .307 .260 45.5
2017 Splitter -3.9 -1 31 1.5 9 .111 .111 .100 47.1 66.7 35.3 .038 .040 .034 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2009 34 122 -2 -2 2 0 -1
2010 269 1,020 -5 1 6 3 5
2011 432 1,728 -4 11 9 8 24
2012 616 2,411 -4 2 12 10 20
2013 582 2,280 -11 -15 12 12 -2
2014 522 2,026 1 -11 6 10 6
2015 468 1,840 -2 -10 9 7 4
2016 490 2,056 -5 -11 11 9 4
2017 493 2,056 -9 -12 13 13 5
2018 337 1,360 0 -3 11 7 15
2019 193 775 8 -4 7 3 13
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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 1,842 48.3 62.5 85.1 29.1 59.2 40.1 25.3 45.3 23.5 8.0 66.2
2016 2,062 48.3 62.8 80.5 27.3 54.3 41.7 22.4 44.4 27.8 7.6 71.8
2017 2,076 50.9 61.6 82.0 24.2 64.3 44.1 21.3 43.4 23.2 6.8 72.7
2018 1,271 50.5 62.6 81.0 22.8 60.8 43.4 24.8 42.8 24.3 6.1 71.4
2019 748 48.5 63.1 78.9 27.7 54.7 41.3 24.7 44.8 28.7 7.5 62.5
Player 7,999 49.3 62.4 81.9 26.3 58.8 42.2 23.4 44.1 25.2 7.2 69.6
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.4 42.6 29.4 47.0 24.6 7.3 76.0
! 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
2015 63 41 64 66 51 61 67 57 96 66 22 41 35 51 47
2016 48 31 41 46 56 49 65 84 81 97 9 63 23 60 52
2017 64 46 29 26 88 44 50 71 77 86 28 80 50 70 32 87
2018 79 40 19
2019 71 22
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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 22.0 13 10.7 2 11 9 3 23.1
2017 22.1 10 9.0 1 9 10 1 10.0
2018 20.8 13 15.7 -3 8 13 4 30.8
2019 21.7 11 9.2 2 7 8 3 27.3

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 13 11 17 9 10 13 8 10 8 8 18 13 6 8 7 11 10 12 5 10 17 4 9 11 10 12 17 9 8 10 19
2017 10 13 13 8 7 10 8 6 8 9 11 9 8 4 7 9 7 14 4 9 12 7 7 9 11 6 11 7 10 11 14
2018 13 15 23 12 16 17 16 19 17 12 19 18 10 15 16 17 16 16 8 15 17 16 16 13 15 21 17 10 14 13 22
2019 11 12 12 9 9 10 10 10 8 6 13 11 4 8 7 11 8 10 5 6 12 7 7 10 12 11 12 7 7 8 15
! 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 89 91 2 88.9 -2.1 90.3 1.4 1.2
Launch Angle 6.4 2.2 -4.2 3.1 0.9 7.3 4.2 3.7
Barrel % 7.2 8.1 0.9 6.4 -1.7 9 2.6 6.3
Hard Hit % 38.4 48.5 10.1 42.9 -5.6 45 2.1 5.4
Sweet Spot % 29.7 31.2 1.5 31.2 0 34.6 3.4 1.8
xBA .25 .246 -0.004 .258 0.012 .282 0.024 0.003
BA .257 .27 0.013 .263 -0.007 .296 0.033 0.019
xwOBA .328 .324 -0.004 .341 0.017 .359 0.018 0.025
wOBA .325 .334 0.009 .326 -0.008 .357 0.031 0.058
xSLG .423 .408 -0.015 .395 -0.013 .479 0.084 0.05
SLG .42 .412 -0.008 .371 -0.041 .471 0.1 0.128
K% 22.8 28.9 6.1 23.1 -5.8 23.1 0 0.6
BB% 6.6 9.1 2.5 11.5 2.4 7.7 -3.8 4.7
Swing % 45.3 44.4 -0.9 43.4 -1 42.8 -0.6 2
Whiff% 23.5 27.8 4.3 23.2 -4.6 24.3 1.1 4.4
In Zone % 48.3 48.3 0 50.9 2.6 50.5 -0.4 -2
Out of Zone % 51.7 51.7 0 49.1 -2.6 49.5 0.4 2
Out of Zone Swing % 29.1 27.3 -1.8 24.2 -3.1 22.8 -1.4 4.9
First Pitch Swing % 25.3 22.4 -2.9 21.3 -1.1 24.8 3.5 -0.1
First Pitch Strike % 60.4 53.3 -7.1 61.2 7.9 61.4 0.2 1
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 472 3 0.6 .324 .230
2017 R 493 2 0.4 .329 .000
2018 R 311 5 1.6 .360 .176
2019 R 186 2 1.1 .415 .435

Pitch Tempo