Gavin Sheets
RF | Bats/Throws: L/L | 6' 5" 235LBS | Age: 28
Draft: 2017 | Rd: 2, #49, Chicago White Sox | Wake Forest
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 410 377 34 91 15 0 .241 .295 .411 .706
2023 344 311 24 63 10 1 .203 .267 .331 .598
2024 260 223 21 52 7 1 .233 .335 .399 .734
4 Seasons 1,193 1,071 102 246 43 2 .230 .300 .400 .700
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .241 15 0 .706
2023 .203 10 1 .598
2024 .233 7 1 .734
4 Seasons .230 43 2 .700
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Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted
Balls
Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit
Velocity
Max EV Launch
Angle
LA Sweet-
Spot %
XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2021 25 809 121 12 9.9 6.7 90.4 112.8 11.7 30.6 .246 .449 .352 .337 .395 44.6 22.3 8.9
2022 26 1699 294 19 6.5 4.6 88.6 109.7 14.8 32.3 .224 .359 .308 .283 .325 36.1 21.0 6.6
2023 27 1421 249 13 5.2 3.8 88.1 109.5 16.9 29.7 .210 .339 .261 .267 .291 32.5 19.2 8.1
2024 28 1066 174 13 7.5 5.1 89.2 108.1 16.1 43.1 .268 .442 .325 .355 .383 35.6 18.4 12.5
Player 4995 838 57 6.8 4.8 88.9 112.8 15.3 33.5 .232 .384 .305 .302 .337 36.2 20.1 8.7
MLB 6.9 4.8 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .316 .369 36.4 22.1 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, Sweeper, Slurve, 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
2021 46.3 24.0 19.8 9.9 36.4 38.0 25.6 2.5 37.2 23.1 20.7 6.6 9.9 6.7
2022 41.2 24.8 23.5 10.5 38.4 36.7 24.8 1.0 34.7 29.6 21.4 6.1 6.5 4.6
2023 37.8 26.1 23.7 12.4 47.4 31.7 20.9 4.0 31.7 34.9 17.7 6.4 5.2 3.8
2024 32.8 26.4 31.6 9.2 38.5 35.1 26.4 2.3 24.1 29.9 29.3 6.3 7.5 5.1
Player 39.1 25.4 24.7 10.7 40.8 35.1 24.1 2.4 32.0 30.3 21.8 6.3 6.8 4.8
MLB 44.6 23.6 24.8 7.0 37.1 37.5 25.3 3.9 32.8 24.7 24.4 5.8 6.9 4.8
! 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 %
2024 4-Seam Fastball 0.5 2 321 30.1 80 .206 .368 .303 17.8 13.8 10.7 .260 .413 .346 39.7
2024 Changeup 3.0 5 163 15.3 35 .258 .419 .337 24.7 8.6 6.8 .261 .418 .337 28.6
2024 Slider 2.6 3 131 12.3 26 .304 .609 .419 32.0 42.3 23.4 .283 .512 .378 58.3
2024 Sinker 1.0 1 119 11.2 37 .344 .563 .442 5.7 8.1 10.3 .475 .830 .575 51.7
2024 Curveball -0.5 -1 117 11.0 26 .150 .200 .279 39.0 26.9 17.5 .182 .276 .312 15.4
2024 Cutter -1.1 -1 111 10.4 21 .158 .316 .248 20.4 19.0 14.3 .155 .314 .244 20.0
2024 Split-Finger 4.3 2 55 5.2 17 .188 .375 .371 25.0 29.4 27.8 .216 .281 .244 27.3
2024 Sweeper -2.9 -1 45 4.2 13 .100 .100 .177 33.3 23.1 15.0 .135 .186 .214 12.5
2024 Slurve 1.7 0 4 0.4 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2023 4-Seam Fastball -2.2 -10 428 30.1 110 .182 .323 .265 13.1 12.7 13.5 .206 .373 .282 32.6
2023 Changeup -1.1 -3 284 20.0 62 .153 .203 .197 31.2 17.7 12.0 .204 .278 .232 25.0
2023 Curveball 1.6 3 185 13.0 37 .156 .375 .285 40.3 40.5 21.1 .140 .233 .232 38.9
2023 Slider 0.4 1 168 11.8 37 .250 .313 .289 28.2 18.9 10.9 .248 .348 .296 42.3
2023 Sinker -1.1 -1 118 8.3 33 .194 .355 .288 10.7 18.2 18.2 .218 .361 .271 32.0
2023 Cutter -0.8 -1 115 8.1 35 .303 .515 .350 9.6 11.4 13.3 .287 .496 .333 43.3
2023 Sweeper 0.0 0 57 4.0 10 .222 .222 .250 31.6 50.0 21.7 .096 .135 .159 0.0
2023 Split-Finger 0.9 0 54 3.8 16 .333 .467 .369 25.0 25.0 23.5 .225 .300 .256 18.2
2023 Slurve 0.9 0 5 0.4 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .100 .309 .155 0.0
2022 4-Seam Fastball -0.2 -1 538 31.7 131 .291 .453 .355 13.8 10.7 8.2 .260 .404 .325 37.5
2022 Changeup 0.2 1 279 16.4 73 .243 .343 .254 27.9 20.5 14.6 .235 .339 .260 24.6
2022 Slider 0.0 0 245 14.4 66 .153 .407 .293 33.3 31.8 24.7 .182 .353 .277 36.8
2022 Curveball -0.4 -1 234 13.8 47 .234 .319 .247 24.0 25.5 14.5 .222 .300 .227 34.3
2022 Sinker 2.9 5 164 9.7 34 .310 .621 .450 20.6 17.6 15.0 .219 .412 .334 47.8
2022 Cutter 2.8 3 119 7.0 29 .296 .630 .440 14.3 24.1 21.9 .222 .442 .309 55.0
2022 Sweeper -3.1 -2 74 4.4 16 .071 .143 .166 32.1 31.3 23.8 .113 .161 .190 22.2
2022 Split-Finger -5.8 -2 43 2.5 13 .077 .077 .069 38.9 46.2 35.3 .177 .213 .172 28.6
2022 Slurve -2.4 0 1 0.1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2021 4-Seam Fastball 1.1 3 258 31.9 66 .270 .556 .377 15.2 27.3 18.9 .232 .435 .300 55.6
2021 Curveball 0.6 1 113 14.0 13 .333 .583 .412 26.8 30.8 10.5 .241 .331 .280 50.0
2021 Changeup 1.4 2 111 13.7 28 .217 .609 .379 30.9 17.9 17.2 .280 .617 .435 26.3
2021 Slider -1.7 -2 98 12.1 21 .059 .059 .176 18.2 19.0 11.1 .160 .194 .259 30.8
2021 Sinker 2.5 2 95 11.7 20 .267 .667 .465 8.6 5.0 6.3 .318 .636 .476 35.7
2021 Cutter 0.0 0 69 8.5 14 .286 .500 .400 12.2 14.3 8.0 .309 .582 .377 66.7
2021 Split-Finger 2.3 1 50 6.2 14 .385 .538 .421 42.3 28.6 18.2 .274 .395 .316 33.3
2021 Slurve -5.1 -1 12 1.5 2 .000 .000 .000 33.3 50.0 14.3 .032 .040 .029 0.0
2021 Sweeper -4.9 0 3 0.4 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2021 191 863 2 -3 0 6 6
2022 410 1,699 -6 -7 8 7 2
2023 342 1,421 -15 -14 11 7 -11
2024 255 1,066 -4 -1 9 6 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 %
2021 809 47.8 64.3 88.4 29.6 61.6 41.8 12.8 46.2 20.6 5.7 76.1
2022 1,699 47.6 63.7 84.5 33.2 66.9 41.3 23.2 47.7 21.9 6.5 69.4
2023 1,421 46.1 68.1 85.7 29.7 64.0 41.8 25.4 47.4 21.7 7.0 70.7
2024 1,066 46.7 60.8 84.5 27.6 65.0 42.2 25.0 43.2 22.2 6.3 67.2
Player 4,995 47.0 64.4 85.5 30.4 64.9 41.7 22.7 46.4 21.7 6.5 70.3
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 29.8 47.2 24.8 7.3 76.2
! 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 Arm
Strength
Bat
Speed
Swing
Length
2021 87 43
2022 14 19 26 34 9 29 37 42 59 27 50 29 65 21 33 13 72
2023 1 3 8 18 4 9 19 25 51 13 67 44 70 40 31 68
2024 80 71 66 60 90 49 48 52 40 25 67 91 63 50 34 10 71 64 27
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2021 21.3 12 10.9 1 3 7 5 41.7
2022 22.6 15 14.7 0 3 7 8 53.3
2023 21.8 10 9.7 0 4 10 2 20.0
2024 22.6 7 6.9 0 2 5 3 42.9
Player 22.0 44 42.1 2 12 29 18 40.9

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2021 12 12 10 12 12 11 12 12 8 9 9 12 12 9 11 12 12 12 10 11 10 12 12 12 10 10 12 12 11 9 9
2022 15 15 11 16 15 15 15 15 14 13 15 15 16 14 15 16 15 15 14 15 14 12 17 16 14 14 15 16 16 15 12
2023 10 10 5 11 10 9 9 12 7 7 7 8 12 8 11 11 12 10 11 10 11 7 13 13 9 8 9 9 13 10 8
2024 7 8 6 8 7 7 7 8 5 7 7 7 8 6 6 8 7 7 6 6 7 6 9 6 7 6 7 5 10 6 6
Player 44 45 32 47 44 42 43 47 34 36 38 42 48 37 43 47 46 44 41 42 42 37 51 47 40 38 43 42 50 40 35
! 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 2021 2022 +/-   2023 +/-   2024 +/-  
Exit Velocity 90.4 88.6 -1.8 88.1 -0.5 89.2 1.1
Launch Angle 11.7 14.8 3.1 16.9 2.1 16.1 -0.8
Barrel % 9.9 6.5 -3.4 5.2 -1.3 7.5 2.3
Hard Hit % 44.6 36.1 -8.5 32.5 -3.6 35.6 3.1
LA Sweet-Spot % 30.6 32.3 1.7 29.7 -2.6 43.1 13.4
xBA .246 .224 -0.022 .210 -0.014 .268 0.058
BA .250 .241 -0.009 .203 -0.038 .228 0.025
xwOBA .337 .283 -0.054 .267 -0.016 .355 0.088
wOBA .352 .308 -0.044 .261 -0.047 .325 0.064
xSLG .449 .359 -0.090 .339 -0.020 .442 0.103
SLG .506 .411 -0.095 .331 -0.080 .397 0.066
K% 22.3 21.0 -1.3 19.2 -1.8 18.4 -0.8
BB% 8.9 6.6 -2.3 8.1 1.5 12.5 4.4
Swing % 46.2 47.7 1.5 47.4 -0.3 43.2 -4.2
Whiff% 20.6 21.9 1.3 21.7 -0.2 22.2 0.5
In Zone % 47.8 47.6 -0.2 46.1 -1.5 46.7 0.6
Out of Zone % 52.2 52.4 0.2 53.9 1.5 53.3 -0.6
Out of Zone Swing % 29.6 33.2 3.6 29.7 -3.5 27.6 -2.1
First Pitch Swing % 12.8 23.2 10.4 25.4 2.2 25.0 -0.4
First Pitch Strike % 55.9 62.0 6.1 56.4 -5.6 56.6 0.2
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2021 Shifts L 179 116 64.8 .399 .326
2022 Shifts L 410 293 71.5 .310 .307
2023 Shades L 342 184 53.8 .318 .212
2024 Shades L 254 159 62.6 .371 .292
! Note: Shifts are through the 2022 season, Shaded starting from the 2023 season, Shift: three or more infielders are on the same side of second base, Shade: positioned outside of their typical responsible slices of the field.
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Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2021 217 17.9 27.6% 2.3% 160 21.4 0.0% 7.5%
2022 477 16.7 28.7% 1.3% 298 21.5 2.3% 6.0%
2023 394 15.3 46.7% 0.3% 248 18.4 8.1% 0.4%
2024 338 15.1 48.5% 0.6% 149 18.4 5.4% 0.7%
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