Drew Hutchison
P | B/T: L/R | 6' 3" 215LBS | Age: 32

Draft: 2009 | Rd: 15, #460, Toronto Blue Jays | Lakeland Senior HS

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2022 3 9 4.54 27 17 0 101.0 63 1.46
7 Seasons 38 33 4.90 134 98 0 582.2 488 1.41
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2022 27 3-9 4.54 101.0 63 1.46
7 Seasons 134 38-33 4.90 582.2 488 1.41

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
2015 24 2511 480 30 6.3 4.5 88.5 112.7 12.8 35.6 .271 .452 .357 .347 .404 34.8 19.4 6.6 5.57 5.13
2016 25 401 73 7 9.6 6.7 89.2 113.5 16.5 41.1 .264 .502 .380 .360 .430 35.6 21.2 6.7 5.25 5.71
2018 27 751 140 12 8.6 6 89.0 108.8 13.1 35.7 .268 .472 .393 .368 .385 34.3 15.6 13.1 6.75 6.00
2021 30 339 70 4 5.7 4.4 91.1 111.4 12.3 28.6 .288 .403 .305 .365 .366 44.3 11.0 12.1 2.11 5.88
2022 31 1656 338 29 8.6 6.5 89.9 110.0 14.3 35.8 .277 .462 .334 .355 .381 39.6 14.2 9.0 4.54 5.41
Player 5658 1101 82 7.4 5.5 89.2 113.5 13.5 35.6 .273 .458 .353 .354 .393 36.9 17.0 8.5
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.4 12.1 32.8 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 35.8 22.1 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Hutchison relies on 4 pitches.
4-Seam Fastball
(41.1%) ,
Slider
(37.4%) ,
Sinker
(11.4%) ,
Changeup
(10.1%) ,


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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
2015 40.4 19.6 30.8 9.2 30.8 37.1 32.1 3.3 29.6 23.1 26.9 5.2 6.3 4.5
2016 35.6 21.9 32.9 9.6 31.5 42.5 24.7 1.4 31.5 21.9 19.2 12.3 9.6 6.7
2018 42.1 25.7 25.7 6.4 33.6 42.9 23.6 2.1 32.9 27.9 20.7 6.4 8.6 6.0
2021 50.0 24.3 17.1 8.6 37.1 37.1 25.7 2.9 31.4 28.6 27.1 2.9 5.7 4.4
2022 39.9 27.2 25.1 7.7 40.2 36.7 23.1 3.6 29.0 26.3 26.3 5.9 8.6 6.5
Player 40.8 23.2 27.7 8.4 34.5 38.1 27.3 3.1 30.1 25.0 25.4 5.9 7.4 5.5
MLB 44.9 23.1 25.0 7.1 36.8 37.7 25.4 3.8 32.9 24.5 24.3 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 4-Seamer DET R 681 92.5 15.1 0.1 1 3.7 -2.9 -44
2022 Changeup DET R 168 86.5 27.0 -2.6 -9 13.3 -0.5 -4
2022 Slider DET R 619 86.0 37.3 2.1 6 4.6 -0.5 -9
2022 Sinker DET R 188 92.7 17.4 -4.0 -19 11.2 -3.0 -21
2021 Changeup DET R 39 85.7 28.2 -1.4 -5 13.4 -0.4 -3
2021 4-Seamer DET R 157 92.4 16.0 -0.6 -4 3.4 -3.6 -51
2021 Sinker DET R 22 92.5 18.6 -3.0 -14 10.3 -4.2 -29
2021 Slider DET R 121 85.1 39.3 3.2 9 5.1 -0.1 -3
2018 Sinker TEX R 32 90.1 22.4 -1.9 -8 12.6 -2.0 -13
2018 Slider TEX R 233 82.3 46.7 4.8 11 5.0 -2.0 -28
2018 Changeup TEX R 86 83.1 32.8 0.4 1 12.1 -1.2 -9
2018 4-Seamer TEX R 400 90.2 20.6 -2.9 -16 3.7 -3.4 -48
2016 Changeup PIT R 31 85.6 28.0 -1.0 -3 15.1 1.7 13
2016 4-Seamer PIT R 213 92.7 16.8 -2.1 -14 10.8 2.1 24
2016 Slider PIT R 102 85.0 39.3 4.8 14 1.7 -1.1 -40
2016 Sinker PIT R 2 92.8 21.6 1.9 10 19.8 5.3 36
! 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 4-Seamer 1.0 6 681 41.1 170 .284 .468 .391 15.7 11.2 10.3 .298 .547 .420 44.4
2022 Slider -0.2 -1 619 37.4 165 .278 .399 .320 28.4 19.4 17.1 .256 .408 .304 40.9
2022 Sinker -1.5 -3 188 11.4 64 .203 .288 .280 5.4 6.3 10.8 .270 .383 .315 29.1
2022 Changeup 1.6 3 168 10.1 43 .275 .600 .388 24.3 18.6 16.3 .293 .496 .365 34.4
2021 4-Seamer -1.9 -3 157 46.3 45 .250 .306 .327 17.3 8.9 10.8 .295 .389 .400 51.5
2021 Slider 3.4 4 121 35.7 35 .233 .367 .343 27.8 14.3 11.9 .295 .463 .365 44.4
2021 Changeup -4.0 -2 39 11.5 8 .250 .250 .225 30.4 12.5 10.0 .256 .292 .242 14.3
2021 Sinker 2.3 0 22 6.5 3 .667 .667 .600 27.3 0.0 0.0 .210 .252 .206 33.3
2018 4-Seamer 0.4 2 400 53.3 102 .321 .526 .426 11.6 9.8 10.2 .296 .535 .425 36.6
2018 Slider 2.5 6 233 31.0 57 .245 .408 .342 30.4 26.3 17.2 .239 .406 .325 37.8
2018 Changeup 1.1 1 86 11.5 29 .296 .556 .360 29.6 20.7 28.6 .224 .360 .266 27.3
2018 Sinker 13.8 4 32 4.3 11 .500 1.000 .636 0.0 0.0 0.0 .309 .600 .415 20.0
! 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
2021 Changeup 39 85.7 84 16.2 1:00 2:00 -60
2021 4-Seam Fastball 157 92.4 84 15.8 12:30 12:30 0
2021 Sinker 22 92.5 79 16.6 12:30 1:15 -45
2021 Slider 121 85.1 27 6.6 9:00 8:00 60
2022 Changeup 165 86.4 86 16.3 1:00 2:00 -60
2022 4-Seam Fastball 681 92.5 84 16.8 12:30 12:30 0
2022 Sinker 185 92.7 82 18.0 12:30 1:15 -45
2022 Slider 618 86.0 25 5.8 9:30 8:15 75
! 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
2012 256 987 0 -11 9 4 3
2014 785 3,048 0 -12 9 10 7
2015 663 2,505 10 -8 16 9 28
2016 104 401 1 -1 1 1 2
2018 199 751 -3 6 4 5 13
2021 91 339 -4 -1 3 2 0
2022 442 1,656 -2 -13 11 9 5
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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 %
2015 2,511 48.5 66.5 83.1 31.3 67.6 44.4 65.1 48.3 21.3 6.2 78.1
2016 401 45.9 67.4 86.3 34.6 61.3 44.9 59.6 49.6 23.1 6.2 84.0
2018 751 46.9 64.2 89.8 25.6 57.8 45.5 60.3 43.7 19.8 7.5 80.4
2021 339 48.1 73.0 85.7 25.0 50.0 40.1 61.5 48.1 23.3 10.6 88.9
2022 1,656 46.3 68.7 85.6 29.2 66.5 42.5 60.0 47.5 20.2 7.9 80.2
Player 5,658 47.4 67.3 85.0 29.8 64.7 43.8 62.3 47.5 21.0 7.1 80.4
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 60.8 47.1 24.7 7.3 76.1
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA /
xERA
xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV Hard
Hit%
K% BB% Whiff% Chase
Rate
FB
Velo
FB
Spin
CB
Spin
Extension
2015 9 15 10 12 18 9 21 35 33 43 65 39 67 56 83 54
2016 48 73 43
2018 17 35 16
2021 36 29 21
2022 6 6 8 12 10 19 25 14 33 4 34 12 49 35 59 20
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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 21.6 6 5.7 0 2 4 2 33.3
2018 22.8 9 8.0 1 3 3 5 55.6
2021 21.0 1 1.7 -1 1 2 0 0.0
2022 23.7 14 16.3 -2 7 17 3 21.4

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 6 5 7 6 6 5 5 6 6 6 5 6 5 4 6 6 6 6 4 6 7 4 5 6 6 7 6 6 6 5 7
2018 9 9 10 8 8 8 8 9 8 8 7 8 6 7 8 8 7 9 7 8 8 8 8 8 9 9 9 8 8 6 9
2021 1 3 1 1 2 2 1 3 1 0 2 3 1 1 1 1 1 3 1 1 1 2 3 2 3 1 2 1 1 2 3
2022 14 17 21 16 18 20 16 14 16 14 17 14 12 10 13 20 18 18 12 16 21 17 15 17 15 19 17 14 18 13 21
! 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 93 -0.4 92.4 92.5 0.1
Offspeed Velocity 86.2 -0.6 85.7 86.5 0.8
Breaking Velocity 84.9 0 85.1 86 0.9
Exit Velocity 88.5 0.7 91.1 89.9 -1.2
Launch Angle 12.8 3.7 12.3 14.3 2
Barrel % 6.3 3.3 5.7 8.6 2.9
Hard Hit % 34.8 0.8 44.3 39.6 -4.7
Sweet Spot % 35.6 5.5 28.6 35.8 7.2
xBA 0.271 -0.007 0.288 0.277 -0.011
BA 0.297 0.007 0.26 0.269 0.009
xwOBA 0.347 0.013 0.365 0.355 -0.01
wOBA 0.357 0.023 0.305 0.334 0.029
xSLG 0.452 0.05 0.403 0.462 0.059
SLG 0.473 0.07 0.338 0.427 0.089
K% 19.4 1.8 11 14.2 3.2
BB% 6.6 0.1 12.1 9 -3.1
Swing % 48.3 1.3 48.1 47.5 -0.6
Whiff% 21.3 1.8 23.3 20.2 -3.1
In Zone % 48.5 -2.6 48.1 46.3 -1.8
Out of Zone % 51.5 2.6 51.9 53.7 1.8
Out of Zone Swing % 31.3 3.3 25 29.2 4.2
First Pitch Swing % 32.1 -0.4 41.8 31.2 -10.6
First Pitch Strike % 65.1 -5.5 61.5 60 -1.5
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Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2016 101 .383 62 8 12.9 39 12 30.8
2018 199 .393 108 8 7.4 91 24 26.4
2021 91 .305 54 9 16.7 37 26 70.3
2022 442 .334 249 29 11.6 193 129 66.8

Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2012 328 17.0 28.7% 0.9% 182 25.7 1.6% 23.1%
2014 873 15.8 41.1% 1.3% 420 22.7 2.6% 9.8%
2015 706 16.3 40.9% 3.5% 384 24.3 4.2% 25.8%
2016 120 17.4 27.5% 5.8% 55 25.1 0.0% 25.5%
2018 206 15.9 39.3% 0.5% 150 22.7 0.7% 13.3%
2021 95 17.2 22.1% 4.2% 49 23.9 0.0% 8.2%
2022 449 17.6 22.5% 1.8% 286 24.5 2.1% 9.4%
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Pitch Distribution