Devin Williams
P | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 200LBS | Age: 27

Draft: 2013 | Rd: 2, #54, Milwaukee Brewers | Hazelwood West (MO) HS
Poor Avg Great

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2022 2 0 2.25 30 0 5 28.0 45 1.04
4 Seasons 14 3 2.13 123 0 8 122.2 199 1.09
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2022 30 2-0 2.25 28.0 45 1.04
4 Seasons 123 14-3 2.13 122.2 199 1.09

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
2019 24 270 45 3 6.7 4.5 86.4 106.7 12.4 22.2 .213 .365 .380 .300 .324 32.6 20.9 9.0 3.95 3.94
2020 25 431 36 2 5.6 2 83.7 109.4 2.4 27.8 .108 .181 .164 .182 .306 27.8 53.0 9.0 0.33 1.42
2021 26 993 109 6 5.5 2.7 85.7 111.5 11.4 33.0 .175 .274 .268 .259 .346 28.4 38.5 12.4 2.50 2.79
2022 27 502 52 0 0 0 83.4 109.4 11.4 32.7 .178 .227 .225 .244 .325 25.0 40.2 12.5 2.25 2.15
Player 2196 242 11 4.5 2.2 85.0 111.5 10.2 30.2 .167 .256 .252 .245 .332 28.3 39.4 11.3
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 32.9 .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

Williams relies on 3 pitches.
Changeup
(53.8%) ,
4-Seam Fastball
(42%) ,
Cutter
(4.2%) ,


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Pitch Tracking



Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2019 42.2 24.4 22.2 11.1 33.3 42.2 24.4 2.2 35.6 26.7 20.0 4.4 6.7 4.5
2020 61.1 16.7 16.7 5.6 52.8 30.6 16.7 5.6 52.8 22.2 11.1 2.8 5.6 2.0
2021 45.9 27.5 19.3 7.3 37.6 40.4 22.0 4.6 32.1 28.4 25.7 3.7 5.5 2.7
2022 44.2 19.2 30.8 5.8 32.7 50.0 17.3 7.7 28.8 25.0 34.6 3.8 0.0 0.0
Player 47.1 23.6 21.9 7.4 38.0 41.3 20.7 5.0 35.1 26.4 24.4 3.7 4.5 2.2
MLB 45.0 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 Cutter MIL R 21 86.0 31.5 -1.9 -7 4.0 1.3 47
2022 4-Seamer MIL R 211 94.4 13.8 0.5 4 11.4 3.1 37
2022 Changeup MIL R 270 83.9 42.2 6.8 19 18.6 3.6 24
2021 Changeup MIL R 621 83.7 43.4 9.2 27 17.0 2.8 20
2021 Sinker MIL R 12 95.7 15.7 -3.4 -18 17.4 2.8 19
2021 Cutter MIL R 14 82.4 37.3 -4.7 -14 7.3 4.6 169
2021 4-Seamer MIL R 329 95.4 15.2 -1.0 -7 12.9 5.3 69
2020 Sinker MIL R 1 97.8 11.6 -6.1 -34 16.2 1.5 10
2020 Cutter MIL R 15 86.5 34.8 -5.2 -17 5.7 2.7 86
2020 Changeup MIL R 227 84.1 40.9 8.4 26 18.1 4.8 36
2020 4-Seamer MIL R 188 96.5 12.8 0.6 5 10.4 3.1 43
2019 Cutter MIL R 4 91.5 24.4 -2.0 -9 1.0 -2.5 -170
2019 Slider MIL R 2 87.8 29.3 -0.5 -2 0.2 -2.2 -93
2019 Sinker MIL R 99 96.0 14.9 -3.7 -20 13.4 -0.5 -4
2019 4-Seamer MIL R 56 96.4 12.9 0.5 4 10.6 3.7 55
2019 Changeup MIL R 93 85.9 32.6 2.8 9 17.9 4.1 30
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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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 Changeup 0.4 1 270 53.8 64 .211 .281 .281 48.5 39.1 24.3 .202 .247 .249 25.0
2022 4-Seamer -1.6 -3 211 42.0 47 .077 .077 .177 33.7 42.6 26.7 .147 .203 .243 26.3
2022 Cutter 0.2 0 21 4.2 1 .000 .000 .000 66.7 0.0 0.0 .014 .020 .013 0.0
2021 Changeup -2.2 -14 634 63.8 170 .161 .232 .230 47.2 41.2 32.6 .157 .223 .209 24.4
2021 4-Seamer 0.6 2 333 33.5 53 .243 .514 .420 32.5 32.1 19.5 .228 .468 .402 42.9
2021 Cutter 1.5 0 14 1.4 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2021 Sinker 13.8 2 12 1.2 3 1.000 1.000 .833 0.0 0.0 0.0 .580 .639 .589 50.0
2020 Changeup -5.8 -13 227 52.7 67 .032 .032 .093 61.1 61.2 52.6 .063 .073 .109 9.5
2020 4-Seamer 0.0 0 188 43.6 32 .192 .346 .373 37.8 37.5 30.0 .196 .387 .332 50.0
2020 Cutter 0.9 0 15 3.5 -- -- -- 66.7 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2020 Sinker 27.0 0 1 0.2 1 1.000 3.000 1.600 0.0 0.0 -- .560 1.475 .825 100.0
2019 Sinker 1.3 1 99 36.7 24 .353 .647 .496 22.5 12.5 15.0 .293 .509 .432 46.7
2019 Changeup 0.5 0 93 34.4 28 .222 .259 .295 31.4 21.4 15.8 .184 .253 .207 23.8
2019 4-Seamer 1.2 1 56 20.7 11 .400 .700 .491 16.1 27.3 17.6 .195 .492 .317 28.6
2019 Cutter 4.3 0 4 1.5 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2019 Slider -2.0 0 2 0.7 -- -- -- 50.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Spin Direction

Year Pitch Type Pitches MPH Active Spin % Total Movement (In.) Spin-Based Observed Deviation
2020 Changeup 211 84.0 80 19.6 3:15 3:30 -15
2020 Cutter 14 86.5 34 7.0 10:15 9:00 75
2020 4-Seam Fastball 171 96.4 98 19.5 1:15 1:15 0
2021 Changeup 612 83.7 79 19.0 3:15 3:45 -30
2021 Cutter 14 82.4 35 9.6 9:00 9:30 -30
2021 4-Seam Fastball 328 95.3 99 19.7 1:30 1:30 0
2021 Sinker 12 95.7 99 22.9 1:30 1:45 -15
2022 Changeup 270 83.9 84 20.3 3:15 3:30 -15
2022 Cutter 21 86.0 40 6.2 10:45 10:30 15
2022 4-Seam Fastball 211 94.4 99 20.3 1:15 1:15 0
! Note: This table is showing data from the PITCHER perspective.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2019 63 254 0 -4 4 3 3
2020 100 431 -7 -7 0 1 -13
2021 226 993 -3 -16 5 4 -10
2022 112 502 -1 -6 3 2 -2
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Strike % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2019 270 47.2 72.5 77.0 27.6 70.3 38.6 56.7 48.1 25.4 8.3 90.5
2020 431 40.6 60.0 60.0 33.6 33.7 42.7 59.0 44.3 51.8 6.7 62.1
2021 993 43.8 64.8 66.0 31.9 42.7 44.2 58.8 46.3 42.8 6.4 71.9
2022 502 43.6 63.9 71.4 34.3 36.1 45.6 62.5 47.2 43.0 5.0 56.0
Player 2,196 43.5 64.7 67.8 32.3 41.7 43.6 59.4 46.4 42.3 6.4 69.8
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
2019 88 73
2020 100 100 100 98 100 88 66 98 93 100 45 100 100 87 76
2021 93 97 97 94 82 96 85 95 97 98 11 99 93 76 53
2022 97 97 99 100 80 100 100 99 98 100 10 100 97 54 54
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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 21.6 2 1.3 1 3 0 1 50.0
2020 26.6 1 2.0 -1 2 2 1 100.0
2021 23.5 5 5.2 0 1 3 3 60.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 3 1 3 1 2
2020 1 3 4 1 1 3 0 1 2 3 5 1 2 1 1 1 3 3 2 2 1 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 5
2021 5 6 5 5 5 7 4 6 6 3 6 5 4 4 4 7 6 6 5 4 5 5 5 6 5 5 5 5 5 6 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 +/-  
Fastball Velocity 96 95.7 -0.3 94.8 -0.9 93.7 -1.1
Offspeed Velocity 85.9 84.1 -1.8 83.7 -0.4 83.9 0.2
Breaking Velocity 87.8 0 0 0 0 0 0
Exit Velocity 86.4 83.7 -2.7 85.7 2 83.4 -2.3
Launch Angle 12.4 2.4 -10 11.4 9 11.4 0
Barrel % 6.7 5.6 -1.1 5.5 -0.1 0 -5.5
Hard Hit % 32.6 27.8 -4.8 28.4 0.6 25 -3.4
Sweet Spot % 22.2 27.8 5.6 33 5.2 32.7 -0.3
xBA .213 .108 -0.105 .175 0.067 .178 0.003
BA .31 .09 -0.22 .186 0.096 .155 -0.031
xwOBA .3 .182 -0.118 .259 0.077 .244 -0.015
wOBA .38 .164 -0.216 .268 0.104 .225 -0.043
xSLG .365 .181 -0.184 .274 0.093 .227 -0.047
SLG .5 .157 -0.343 .294 0.137 .196 -0.098
K% 20.9 53 32.1 38.5 -14.5 40.2 1.7
BB% 9 9 0 12.4 3.4 12.5 0.1
Swing % 48.1 44.3 -3.8 46.3 2 47.2 0.9
Whiff% 25.4 51.8 26.4 42.8 -9 43 0.2
In Zone % 47.2 40.6 -6.6 43.8 3.2 43.6 -0.2
Out of Zone % 52.8 59.4 6.6 56.2 -3.2 56.4 0.2
Out of Zone Swing % 27.6 33.6 6 31.9 -1.7 34.3 2.4
First Pitch Swing % 31.3 27 -4.3 29.2 2.2 27.7 -1.5
First Pitch Strike % 56.7 59 2.3 58.8 -0.2 62.5 3.7
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Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2019 67 .380 36 3 8.3 31 15 48.4
2020 99 .165 38 6 15.8 61 40 65.6
2021 226 .268 104 1 1.0 122 42 34.4
2022 112 .225 69 10 14.5 43 21 48.8

Pitch Tempo