David Peterson
P | B/T: L/L | 6' 6" 240LBS | Age: 26

Draft: 2017 | Rd: 1, #20, New York Mets | Oregon
Poor Avg Great

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2022 5 1 3.48 13 11 0 62.0 67 1.27
3 Seasons 13 9 4.24 38 35 0 178.1 176 1.30
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2022 13 5-1 3.48 62.0 67 1.27
3 Seasons 38 13-9 4.24 178.1 176 1.30

Statcast 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% ERA xERA
2020 24 812 138 10 7.2 4.9 87.4 109.3 13.0 29.7 .230 .388 .290 .321 .340 33.3 19.5 11.7 3.44 4.39
2021 25 1122 184 18 9.8 6.3 90.4 117.3 10.3 38.0 .279 .478 .345 .367 .445 42.9 24.0 10.1 5.54 5.96
2022 26 982 156 11 7.1 4.5 87.9 111.1 5.4 28.8 .239 .402 .297 .318 .375 39.1 24.7 9.1 3.24 3.72
Player 2916 478 39 8.2 5.3 88.7 117.3 9.4 32.6 .252 .428 .314 .338 .392 38.9 23.0 10.2
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .246 .410 .317 .317 .370 35.7 22.0 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Peterson relies on 5 pitches.
4-Seam Fastball
(36.2%) ,
Slider
(26.8%) ,
Changeup
(17.1%) ,
Sinker
(14.9%) ,
Curveball
(5.1%) ,


  •   
  •   
  •   

+ If Available Pitches Click to Video.


  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   

Pitch Tracking



Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2020 44.9 24.6 22.5 8.0 34.1 38.4 27.5 5.8 31.2 27.5 23.9 3.6 7.2 4.9
2021 50.0 20.1 26.6 3.3 36.4 42.4 21.2 5.4 32.6 16.8 26.1 8.7 9.8 6.3
2022 54.5 19.9 22.4 3.2 38.5 37.8 23.7 4.5 39.7 17.3 28.2 3.2 7.1 4.5
Player 50.0 21.3 24.1 4.6 36.4 39.7 23.8 5.2 34.5 20.1 26.2 5.4 8.2 5.3
MLB 44.9 22.9 25.1 7.1 36.7 37.8 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.

Pitch Movement


How this works: Every pitch is affected by the forces of gravity, which means that every pitch drops on its way from the mound to the plate. These numbers are reported with gravity, which makes them larger and different than other pitch movement numbers you may have seen. Since gravity requires time, and slower pitches aren’t ‘better’ just because they have more time to move, the movement of a pitch is compared to ‘average’ movement by comparing it to other MLB pitch types within +/- 2 MPH and from within +/- 0.5 feet of extension and release.
Vertical Movement (inches) Horizontal Movement (inches)
Year Pitch Team Hand # MPH Inches of Drop vs Avg % vs Avg Inches of Break vs Avg % Break vs Avg
2022 Sinker NYM L 146 93.1 22.0 0.9 4 16.8 2.3 16
2022 Curveball NYM L 50 77.6 53.5 -2.6 -5 7.8 -1.6 -17
2022 Slider NYM L 263 84.1 38.3 1.1 3 4.8 -1.8 -28
2022 4-Seamer NYM L 355 93.3 18.0 -3.4 -23 9.1 2.4 35
2022 Changeup NYM L 168 85.7 31.2 0.8 3 16.9 2.5 18
2021 4-Seamer NYM L 330 92.7 17.0 -2.2 -15 10.3 3.8 59
2021 Slider NYM L 274 82.1 40.8 1.0 2 5.3 -2.0 -27
2021 Sinker NYM L 328 92.4 20.0 -0.7 -3 16.0 2.1 15
2021 Changeup NYM L 183 83.9 30.9 -0.1 0 17.6 4.2 32
2021 Curveball NYM L 7 73.5 58.2 -5.2 -8 5.1 -6.0 -54
2020 4-Seamer NYM L 304 92.1 18.3 -2.8 -18 11.4 4.6 67
2020 Changeup NYM L 152 83.7 31.2 -0.5 -2 16.4 3.4 27
2020 Sinker NYM L 128 91.8 21.8 0.3 1 16.3 2.3 16
2020 Curveball NYM L 18 74.5 57.0 -4.3 -7 7.9 -3.1 -28
2020 Slider NYM L 210 81.3 43.2 1.8 4 6.8 -0.7 -9
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
+ View Complete Pitch Movement Leaderboard

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-Seamer -0.2 -1 355 36.2 78 .258 .379 .352 18.4 14.1 16.2 .243 .422 .345 29.1
2022 Slider -1.3 -3 263 26.8 82 .160 .307 .243 48.9 52.4 38.1 .190 .336 .257 51.5
2022 Changeup -1.0 -2 168 17.1 43 .189 .243 .265 12.9 2.3 3.7 .284 .359 .322 37.8
2022 Sinker 1.5 2 146 14.9 30 .308 .462 .358 18.4 13.3 25.0 .271 .497 .370 43.5
2022 Curveball 0.9 0 50 5.1 10 .444 .778 .540 28.6 10.0 11.1 .332 .716 .460 50.0
2021 4-Seamer -0.8 -3 330 29.4 77 .221 .382 .304 22.7 26.0 26.0 .253 .462 .344 40.8
2021 Sinker 1.5 5 328 29.2 88 .274 .507 .398 17.6 18.2 19.8 .306 .499 .405 52.6
2021 Slider 2.0 5 274 24.4 74 .299 .552 .393 37.2 37.8 27.2 .286 .531 .379 46.2
2021 Changeup 0.8 1 183 16.3 47 .190 .310 .295 21.4 10.6 9.6 .255 .376 .308 26.3
2021 Curveball 7.1 0 7 0.6 1 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 -- .637 .846 .632 100.0
2020 4-Seamer -1.9 -6 304 37.4 74 .164 .262 .274 20.3 13.5 14.1 .213 .367 .327 39.2
2020 Slider -2.7 -6 210 25.9 65 .119 .254 .209 37.1 36.9 22.4 .135 .255 .216 22.9
2020 Changeup 3.6 5 152 18.7 40 .333 .556 .435 26.9 10.0 13.3 .306 .535 .392 31.3
2020 Sinker 1.0 1 128 15.8 23 .368 .474 .426 17.5 8.7 14.3 .425 .591 .483 41.2
2020 Curveball -4.6 -1 18 2.2 3 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .240 .353 .242 33.3
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
+ View Complete Run Value Leaderboard

Spin Direction

Year Pitch Type Pitches MPH Active Spin % Total Movement (In.) Spin-Based Observed Deviation
2020 Changeup 147 83.6 99 18.5 9:45 9:45 0
2020 Curveball 17 74.5 65 13.2 5:00 4:45 15
2020 4-Seam Fastball 296 92.1 97 17.8 10:30 10:30 0
2020 Sinker 113 91.8 96 19.7 10:30 10:00 30
2020 Slider 202 81.3 25 8.7 4:30 3:45 45
2021 Changeup 183 83.9 99 19.7 9:45 9:45 0
2021 4-Seam Fastball 330 92.7 95 17.9 10:30 10:45 -15
2021 Sinker 319 92.4 96 20.2 10:30 10:00 30
2021 Slider 274 82.1 25 7.0 4:30 3:30 60
2022 Changeup 168 85.7 99 18.4 9:45 9:30 15
2022 Curveball 50 77.6 69 13.5 4:45 4:45 0
2022 4-Seam Fastball 355 93.3 88 16.0 10:30 10:45 -15
2022 Sinker 146 93.1 91 19.8 10:30 9:45 45
2022 Slider 262 84.1 20 6.2 4:00 3:15 45
! Note: This table is showing data from the PITCHER perspective.
+ View Complete Spin Direction Leaderboard

Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2020 205 812 -6 -12 8 5 -5
2021 287 1,122 5 -8 5 8 10
2022 243 982 -3 -13 5 7 -3
+ View Complete Swing/Take Leaderboard

Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Strike % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2020 812 44.7 65.3 81.0 24.1 57.4 42.4 55.1 42.5 26.1 6.4 76.9
2021 1,122 46.4 69.7 81.0 27.0 56.8 42.2 58.2 46.8 25.1 7.2 85.2
2022 982 44.3 64.1 83.9 27.8 49.3 41.2 49.8 43.9 28.1 6.1 75.0
Player 2,916 45.2 66.6 81.9 26.4 54.3 41.9 54.6 44.6 26.4 6.6 79.8
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.3 58.4 42.6 60.7 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% xERA FB Velo FB Spin CB Spin
2020 46 59 55 49 35 23 48 66 71 26 20 46 46 38 14
2021 5 10 10 15 6 47 16 15 19 54 25 42 5 37 16
2022 57 64 66 63 45 39 56 68 44 63 34 68 57 49 17 16
+ View Complete Percentile Rankings Leaderboard

Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2020 22.9 5 5.4 0 2 3 3 60.0
2021 23.1 11 10.4 1 7 7 5 45.5
2022 23.9 6 5.7 0 1 5 1 16.7

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2020 5 4 6 5 6 4 0 6 5 6 6 4 4 5 5 7 5 6 6 7 7 5 5 6 5 6 5 5 6 5 6
2021 11 11 13 9 10 13 10 11 10 10 12 13 7 8 9 11 13 11 9 8 10 9 10 11 11 10 12 8 12 9 13
2022 6 7 6 6 6 6 6 4 6 5 5 5 6 4 6 6 6 6 5 6 6 6 6 5 6 6 6 6 5 6 7
! 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.
+ View Complete Expected Home Runs Leaderboard

Year to Year Changes

Metric 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Fastball Velocity 92 92.5 0.5 93.3 0.8
Offspeed Velocity 83.7 83.9 0.2 85.7 1.8
Breaking Velocity 80.7 81.8 1.1 83.1 1.3
Exit Velocity 87.4 90.4 3 87.9 -2.5
Launch Angle 13 10.3 -2.7 5.4 -4.9
Barrel % 7.2 9.8 2.6 7.1 -2.7
Hard Hit % 33.3 42.9 9.6 39.1 -3.8
Sweet Spot % 29.7 38 8.3 28.8 -9.2
xBA .23 .279 0.049 .239 -0.04
BA .202 .255 0.053 .225 -0.03
xwOBA .321 .367 0.046 .318 -0.049
wOBA .29 .345 0.055 .297 -0.048
xSLG .388 .478 0.09 .402 -0.076
SLG .337 .454 0.117 .357 -0.097
K% 19.5 24 4.5 24.7 0.7
BB% 11.7 10.1 -1.6 9.1 -1
Swing % 42.5 46.8 4.3 43.9 -2.9
Whiff% 26.1 25.1 -1 28.1 3
In Zone % 44.7 46.4 1.7 44.3 -2.1
Out of Zone % 55.3 53.6 -1.7 55.7 2.1
Out of Zone Swing % 24.1 27 2.9 27.8 0.8
First Pitch Swing % 24.9 32.1 7.2 22.2 -9.9
First Pitch Strike % 55.1 58.2 3.1 49.8 -8.4
+ View Complete Year to Year Changes Leaderboard

Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2020 204 .291 168 27 16.1 36 12 33.3
2021 287 .345 214 108 50.5 73 56 76.7
2022 243 .297 185 76 41.1 58 44 75.9

Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2020 249 15.1 49.0% 0.8% 153 22.9 0.0% 7.8%
2021 344 15.7 41.3% 1.5% 174 24.4 0.0% 12.6%
2022 313 14.8 53.7% 0.6% 175 21.1 0.0% 4.6%
+ View Complete Pitch Tempo Leaderboard

Pitch Distribution