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Edwin Encarnacion
Popularity: ↑ 13%
1B | B/T: R/R | 6' 1" 230LBS | Age: 38

Draft: 2000 | Rd: 9, #274, Texas Rangers | Manuela Toro HS (Caguas, PR)
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2020 181 159 19 25 10 19 0 .157 .250 .377 .627
16 Seasons 8126 7040 1099 1832 424 1261 61 .260 .350 .496 .846
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2020 .157 10 19 0 .627
16 Seasons .260 424 1261 61 .846

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit % K % BB %
2015 2517 440 44 10.0 90.1 16.7 31.1 .269 .527 .391 .386 .416 44.1 15.7 12.3
2016 2900 471 57 12.1 90.8 15.8 35.7 .264 .533 .373 .383 .437 40.6 19.7 12.4
2017 2870 426 44 10.3 89.2 16.6 35.9 .270 .534 .373 .395 .445 42.2 19.9 15.5
2018 2293 375 42 11.2 89.9 18 34.1 .247 .486 .346 .362 .430 41.4 22.8 10.9
2019 2151 318 41 12.9 90.2 22.3 34.3 .250 .534 .362 .372 .430 42.9 21.2 11.9
2020 791 106 14 13.2 85.4 22.8 29.2 .164 .369 .267 .268 .325 33.0 29.8 8.8
ALL 13522 2136 242 11.3 89.8 17.8 34.0 .255 .514 .364 .374 .426 41.7 20.3 12.5
MLB 43640 6.4 88.3 11.9 32.8 .250 .414 .317 .321 .376 34.9 21.8 8.3




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2020 Fastballs 404 51.1 83 71 13 8 0 0 5 19 52 .183 .194 .394 .459 .296 .313 85.9 25 29.0 17.4
2020 Breaking 323 40.8 82 74 8 2 2 0 4 31 44 .108 .130 .297 .287 .205 .222 84.8 20 34.0 20.4
2020 Offspeed 64 8.1 16 14 4 0 3 0 1 4 10 .286 .186 .714 .350 .438 .275 85.6 22 46.7 18.2
2019 Fastballs 1093 53.5 272 237 56 26 11 0 19 50 187 .236 .244 .523 .537 .357 .367 90.7 25 22.3 14.5
2019 Breaking 726 35.6 146 127 29 18 3 0 8 33 96 .228 .277 .441 .543 .319 .386 89.0 18 30.7 12.7
2019 Offspeed 223 10.9 44 38 16 6 3 0 7 10 29 .421 .263 1.053 .621 .590 .393 90.9 22 25.3 12.2
! 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 %
2020 Cutter 0.5 0 37 4.7 10 .222 .556 .360 31.3 30.0 25.0 .319 .701 .430 33.3
2020 Changeup 1.6 1 61 7.7 16 .286 .714 .447 44.8 25.0 18.2 .186 .350 .275 30.0
2020 Curveball 0.9 1 90 11.4 20 .125 .500 .340 26.5 20.0 10.3 .257 .643 .422 25.0
2020 Sinker 2.2 3 131 16.6 24 .364 .773 .571 22.4 12.5 11.5 .272 .638 .382 36.8
2020 4-Seamer -3.0 -7 236 29.8 49 .075 .150 .224 31.5 26.5 18.3 .124 .306 .264 29.6
2020 Slider -3.3 -8 233 29.5 62 .103 .241 .182 36.1 43.5 23.9 .095 .189 .159 37.5
2020 Splitter -2.1 0 3 0.4 100.0
2019 Splitter 7.4 2 31 1.4 9 .333 .778 .561 23.1 22.2 11.8 .299 .535 .353 42.9
2019 Changeup 5.2 10 192 8.9 35 .448 1.138 .643 25.6 22.9 12.3 .251 .648 .403 45.5
2019 Cutter 0.3 1 159 7.4 36 .200 .300 .297 24.3 19.4 15.2 .206 .295 .293 30.4
2019 Curveball 3.6 8 219 10.2 40 .371 .857 .518 31.3 20.0 11.3 .392 .890 .546 53.6
2019 Sinker 1.8 6 330 15.3 76 .277 .692 .455 22.4 15.8 11.7 .289 .668 .436 49.1
2019 Slider 0.7 4 507 23.6 106 .174 .283 .276 30.4 23.6 13.2 .232 .410 .326 32.4
2019 4-Seamer 0.7 4 604 28.1 160 .225 .493 .345 21.8 19.4 15.7 .231 .528 .353 45.9
2018 Splitter -0.7 0 27 1.2 8 .000 .000 .263 50.0 50.0 28.6 .002 .003 .264 0.0
2018 Cutter 1.3 2 135 5.9 35 .310 .793 .523 26.7 14.3 13.9 .309 .826 .512 50.0
2018 Changeup 1.8 3 170 7.4 40 .257 .600 .399 31.3 22.5 15.8 .248 .549 .381 34.6
2018 Curveball 1.8 5 249 10.9 57 .298 .489 .404 36.5 35.1 23.5 .228 .396 .333 39.3
2018 Sinker -1.8 -8 423 18.4 105 .200 .322 .286 15.5 14.3 18.5 .244 .443 .350 32.9
2018 Slider 0.5 3 554 24.2 128 .232 .348 .303 35.0 34.4 25.3 .209 .337 .298 38.6
2018 4-Seamer 1.2 8 690 30.1 192 .265 .571 .380 22.0 16.7 17.6 .282 .584 .405 48.2
2017 Splitter -8.5 -3 31 1.1 10 .000 .000 .140 64.3 60.0 42.9 .056 .070 .193 50.0
2017 Cutter 1.4 2 152 5.3 30 .154 .423 .328 31.1 23.3 17.5 .194 .447 .323 42.1
2017 Curveball 0.6 2 291 10.1 61 .196 .373 .293 31.7 29.5 16.7 .193 .347 .306 34.3
2017 Changeup 2.1 7 314 10.9 64 .229 .458 .426 24.8 15.6 10.3 .292 .646 .468 42.1
2017 Slider 2.4 13 564 19.7 119 .310 .650 .439 32.4 23.5 14.7 .233 .459 .347 29.7
2017 Sinker -0.5 -3 614 21.4 146 .266 .435 .369 18.8 17.1 15.4 .309 .527 .408 46.0
2017 4-Seamer 0.5 4 890 31.0 231 .273 .536 .405 22.4 16.5 16.2 .300 .633 .438 47.4
2017 N/A 4.9 0 1 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2016 721 2997 14 -22 28 11 32
2017 666 2897 5 -22 26 13 22
2018 570 2297 1 -15 13 11 11
2019 492 2200 2 3 14 12 32
2020 179 797 -5 -12 2 4 -10
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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 2517 48.4 64.4 82.1 23.2 63.2 41.6 25.8 43.1 23.1 7.5 81.1
2016 2900 48.3 65.0 83.0 21.4 57.5 43.3 26.9 42.4 23.6 7.1 78.5
2017 2870 47.0 67.7 80.5 20.9 57.4 41.9 25.3 43.0 25.4 6.3 74.4
2018 2293 47.4 66.3 81.0 24.7 56.2 41.8 28.2 44.6 26.3 7.0 79.0
2019 2151 46.3 65.8 79.6 25.2 63.8 41.6 22.8 43.5 25.9 7.1 75.7
2020 791 47.9 63.1 74.1 29.9 54.5 42.0 26.0 45.8 32.6 7.2 71.9
ALL 13522 47.6 65.7 80.9 23.3 59.1 42.1 25.9 43.4 25.3 7.0 77.5
MLB 48.4 66.1 82.8 28.2 59.4 42.6 28.3 46.6 24.5 7.2 75.1

Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2015 37.5 25.2 25.2 12.0 46.1 35.5 18.4 3.2 28.9 29.5 20.2 7.3 10.0
2016 38.4 26.1 26.1 9.3 49.9 31.8 18.3 1.7 29.9 27.8 21.0 6.6 12.1
2017 38.0 29.6 24.4 8.0 44.1 35.9 20.0 3.8 26.8 25.6 25.6 7.0 10.3
2018 37.3 30.1 23.7 8.8 43.7 32.5 23.7 2.9 26.9 26.7 21.9 8.0 11.2
2019 30.8 31.1 23.0 15.1 48.1 30.2 21.7 2.5 20.8 34.9 21.1 5.7 12.9
2020 34.0 25.5 24.5 16.0 45.3 36.8 17.9 4.7 30.2 37.7 9.4 4.7 13.2
ALL 36.6 28.0 24.6 10.7 46.4 33.5 20.1 2.9 27.2 29.1 21.3 6.8 11.3
MLB 45.3 22.0 25.7 7.1 36.6 38.0 25.5 3.2 33.6 24.3 24.6 5.6 6.4

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 94 67 94 96 92 94 88 78 88 72 94 38 20
2016 92 55 92 93 86 96 90 81 71 50 91 43 22
2017 94 64 91 93 95 92 82 77 84 54 97 39 12
2018 83 37 82 90 70 86 85 69 71 37 80 36 12
2019 86 29 88 92 74 80 90 69 73 52 85 40 15
2020 9 0 21 68 4 71 86 7 22 14 46 16 21
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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 25.7 34 32.4 1.6 7 18 20 58.8
2020 27 10 9.6 0.4 2 4 7 70.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 34 34 35 38 38 28 29 35 33 38 33 32 24 33 32 35 28 35 33 36 23 27 27 35 32 35 30 29 40 26 38
2020 10 9 11 9 9 10 9 11 10 10 10 9 8 9 9 11 9 9 11 10 7 9 9 11 9 11 10 9 11 9 10
! Note: This tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. This accounts for different wall heights and distances, but does not attempt to adjust for 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 90.1 90.8 0.7 89.2 -1.6 89.9 0.7 90.2 0.3 85.4 -4.8
Launch Angle 16.7 15.8 -0.9 16.6 0.8 18 1.4 22.3 4.3 22.8 0.5
Barrel % 10 12.1 2.1 10.3 -1.8 11.2 0.9 12.9 1.7 13.2 0.3
Hard Hit % 44.1 40.6 -3.5 42.2 1.6 41.4 -0.8 42.9 1.5 33 -9.9
Sweet Spot % 31.1 35.7 4.6 35.9 0.2 34.1 -1.8 34.3 0.2 29.2 -5.1
xBA 0.269 0.264 -0.005 0.27 0.006 0.247 -0.023 0.25 0.003 0.164 -0.086
BA 0.277 0.263 -0.014 0.258 -0.005 0.246 -0.012 0.244 -0.002 0.157 -0.087
xwOBA 0.386 0.383 -0.003 0.395 0.012 0.362 -0.033 0.372 0.01 0.268 -0.104
wOBA 0.391 0.373 -0.018 0.373 0 0.346 -0.027 0.362 0.016 0.267 -0.095
xSLG 0.527 0.533 0.006 0.534 0.001 0.486 -0.048 0.534 0.048 0.369 -0.165
SLG 0.557 0.529 -0.028 0.504 -0.025 0.474 -0.03 0.531 0.057 0.377 -0.154
K% 15.7 19.7 4 19.9 0.2 22.8 2.9 21.2 -1.6 29.8 8.6
BB% 12.3 12.4 0.1 15.5 3.1 10.9 -4.6 11.9 1 8.8 -3.1
Swing % 43.1 42.4 -0.7 43 0.6 44.6 1.6 43.5 -1.1 45.8 2.3
Whiff% 23.1 23.6 0.5 25.4 1.8 26.3 0.9 25.9 -0.4 32.6 6.7
In Zone Swing % 48.4 48.3 -0.1 47 -1.3 47.4 0.4 46.3 -1.1 47.9 1.6
Out of Zone Swing % 51.6 51.7 0.1 53 1.3 52.6 -0.4 53.7 1.1 52.1 -1.6
First Pitch Swing % 25.8 26.9 1.1 25.3 -1.6 28.2 2.9 22.8 -5.4 26 3.2
First Pitch Strike % 55.6 57.7 2.1 52.6 -5.1 57.2 4.6 56.6 -0.6 59.7 3.1
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 691 306 44.3 .360 .382
2017 R 661 268 40.5 .378 .369
2018 R 566 313 55.3 .327 .365
2019 R 462 192 41.6 .354 .386
2020 R 180 151 83.9 .324 .258

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