George Springer
CF | B/T: R/R | 6' 3" 220LBS | Age: 33

Draft: 2011 | Rd: 1, #11, Houston Astros | Connecticut

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 583 513 89 137 25 76 14 .267 .342 .472 .814
9 Seasons 4492 3899 715 1048 221 584 66 .269 .358 .494 .852
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .267 25 76 14 .814
9 Seasons .269 221 584 66 .852

Statcast Batting 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%
2015 25 1790 284 27 9.5 6.0 89.9 114.2 9.1 35.9 .273 .464 .360 .364 .439 41.5 24.2 11.1
2016 26 2932 467 49 10.5 6.6 89.4 115.9 8.8 32.1 .260 .471 .353 .359 .428 38.5 23.9 11.8
2017 27 2550 441 41 9.3 6.5 89.2 114.6 9.3 31.1 .288 .529 .376 .384 .429 43.2 17.7 10.2
2018 28 2501 425 38 8.9 6.2 88.6 114.7 9.5 30.1 .253 .459 .340 .346 .389 37.4 19.8 10.4
2019 29 2299 370 52 14.1 9.4 89.8 114.3 10.5 31.6 .283 .578 .400 .400 .468 44.8 20.3 12.1
2020 30 821 153 19 12.4 8.6 88.7 115.0 18.3 35.3 .294 .569 .379 .405 .450 42.5 17.1 10.8
2021 31 1328 221 34 15.4 9.9 89.4 116.4 19.0 37.1 .247 .507 .381 .361 .430 41.6 23.1 10.8
2022 32 2175 418 35 8.4 6.0 88.7 113.6 13.9 31.8 .265 .438 .352 .342 .374 42.3 17.2 9.3
Player 16396 2779 295 10.6 7.1 89.2 116.4 11.3 32.5 .269 .495 .365 .367 .421 41.3 20.5 10.8
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.4 12.1 33.0 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 35.8 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, 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
2015 46.1 19.4 29.9 4.6 31.7 40.5 27.8 3.5 33.5 20.4 25.7 6.0 9.5 6.0
2016 49.5 21.6 24.4 4.5 36.4 39.8 23.6 3.9 35.1 20.1 22.5 6.0 10.5 6.6
2017 48.1 20.9 24.7 6.3 33.6 39.7 26.8 5.4 34.5 19.3 22.7 7.9 9.3 6.5
2018 50.1 25.4 18.6 5.9 33.9 41.6 23.8 1.6 41.4 21.6 19.8 6.6 8.9 6.2
2019 44.6 24.3 25.1 5.9 37.6 38.4 24.1 5.4 31.4 18.6 21.1 5.9 14.1 9.4
2020 35.9 26.1 25.5 12.4 43.8 37.9 18.3 3.9 24.2 29.4 22.9 5.9 12.4 8.6
2021 32.6 30.3 25.8 11.3 46.6 33.5 19.9 5.0 24.0 29.9 18.6 7.2 15.4 9.9
2022 44.3 24.4 21.8 9.6 45.7 32.3 22.0 4.5 31.8 25.8 22.0 7.2 8.4 6.0
Player 45.5 23.6 24.0 6.9 37.9 38.2 23.8 4.1 33.3 22.2 21.9 6.7 10.6 7.1
MLB 44.9 23.1 25.0 7.1 36.8 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.0 24.6 24.4 5.7 6.7 4.6
! 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 %
2022 4-Seamer 2.3 15 643 29.6 168 .273 .587 .407 25.9 14.9 14.4 .283 .577 .411 49.2
2022 Slider -0.3 -1 506 23.3 121 .193 .339 .305 34.8 24.8 18.3 .227 .345 .288 35.0
2022 Sinker 1.0 4 443 20.4 129 .324 .459 .388 19.6 12.4 18.4 .285 .400 .349 40.6
2022 Changeup -1.9 -5 254 11.7 72 .231 .262 .256 31.8 23.6 20.2 .231 .290 .265 38.8
2022 Cutter 0.5 1 146 6.7 50 .255 .532 .353 18.2 2.0 3.2 .314 .522 .380 45.7
2022 Curveball 5.6 8 146 6.7 31 .379 .828 .518 41.8 25.8 17.0 .257 .475 .335 42.9
2022 Splitter 5.0 2 37 1.7 11 .333 .444 .486 47.1 27.3 27.3 .232 .303 .317 33.3
2021 4-Seamer 3.9 18 453 34.1 121 .299 .753 .481 20.9 14.0 13.9 .325 .807 .514 53.1
2021 Slider 0.3 1 301 22.7 74 .254 .493 .330 35.1 35.1 26.8 .202 .379 .262 33.3
2021 Sinker 1.3 3 193 14.5 53 .333 .604 .443 16.1 11.3 18.8 .282 .423 .339 40.5
2021 Changeup -1.4 -2 139 10.5 39 .167 .306 .262 36.8 35.9 30.4 .130 .252 .202 22.7
2021 Curveball 2.5 3 118 8.9 21 .222 .611 .393 33.3 23.8 16.1 .197 .417 .318 38.5
2021 Cutter -0.2 0 109 8.2 29 .200 .240 .264 27.5 31.0 32.1 .229 .342 .306 31.3
2021 Splitter 0.8 0 15 1.1 4 .250 .250 .225 62.5 50.0 40.0 .186 .233 .178 100.0
2020 4-Seamer 1.7 5 293 35.7 76 .290 .726 .474 21.8 13.2 13.5 .326 .731 .477 52.8
2020 Slider 1.7 3 165 20.1 33 .233 .500 .342 31.9 27.3 15.0 .257 .533 .364 47.6
2020 Sinker -0.2 0 118 14.4 34 .300 .300 .321 13.6 11.8 20.0 .319 .432 .372 34.6
2020 Changeup 1.3 1 91 11.1 31 .214 .536 .347 41.5 29.0 36.0 .248 .500 .348 52.6
2020 Cutter 3.3 3 79 9.6 23 .222 .389 .365 32.5 8.7 10.0 .255 .437 .355 35.3
2020 Curveball 4.4 3 64 7.8 22 .278 .556 .500 16.7 13.6 15.0 .343 .608 .464 13.3
2020 Splitter -0.4 0 10 1.2 3 .333 .333 .300 40.0 33.3 25.0 .173 .193 .159 0.0
2019 4-Seamer 3.3 25 769 33.4 169 .369 .851 .537 22.2 21.3 17.0 .318 .730 .473 55.1
2019 Sinker 0.4 2 431 18.7 100 .311 .578 .418 17.7 12.0 11.1 .309 .615 .414 44.9
2019 Slider 4.3 17 401 17.4 112 .351 .638 .465 35.8 19.6 18.0 .304 .569 .416 41.7
2019 Changeup -2.0 -5 265 11.5 71 .161 .306 .265 29.8 15.5 13.9 .225 .437 .317 30.8
2019 Curveball 1.1 2 184 8.0 39 .235 .471 .372 24.6 25.6 13.7 .278 .532 .380 54.2
2019 Cutter -1.8 -3 161 7.0 42 .150 .250 .218 47.9 45.2 39.6 .184 .321 .234 33.3
2019 Splitter -4.2 -1 23 1.0 6 .000 .000 .117 22.2 33.3 15.4 .057 .073 .165 0.0
2019 N/A 4.4 0 5 0.2 1 -- -- .700 -- 0.0 -- -- -- .700 --
2018 4-Seamer 0.9 7 819 32.7 201 .283 .530 .412 20.5 18.9 19.2 .276 .585 .419 46.5
2018 Sinker -2.1 -11 530 21.2 123 .200 .227 .251 21.1 21.1 23.2 .225 .355 .300 38.1
2018 Slider 0.5 2 476 19.0 118 .215 .374 .300 33.9 26.3 20.0 .217 .347 .284 26.3
2018 Changeup 3.4 8 220 8.8 61 .327 .527 .391 22.0 9.8 9.7 .283 .499 .350 29.4
2018 Curveball 5.0 11 212 8.5 58 .400 .673 .472 23.1 10.3 9.4 .324 .576 .398 42.9
2018 Cutter 1.3 3 199 8.0 40 .306 .444 .363 26.4 15.0 9.8 .247 .426 .331 30.0
2018 Splitter -8.5 -3 34 1.4 13 .077 .077 .069 36.8 53.8 41.2 .111 .136 .109 33.3
2018 Knuckleball 11.6 0 4 0.2 1 -- -- .700 -- 0.0 -- -- -- .700 --
2017 4-Seamer 1.5 12 796 31.2 200 .301 .596 .434 21.4 17.0 14.6 .287 .603 .421 48.9
2017 Sinker 1.5 8 563 22.1 155 .321 .555 .431 14.6 9.0 10.9 .342 .585 .427 46.8
2017 Slider -0.1 -1 547 21.5 130 .200 .313 .290 35.2 30.8 23.8 .219 .337 .291 29.3
2017 Changeup 2.5 5 215 8.4 49 .333 .556 .424 31.7 16.3 12.5 .338 .577 .411 51.4
2017 Curveball 0.9 2 209 8.2 53 .180 .420 .275 15.8 17.0 12.9 .232 .426 .309 35.7
2017 Cutter 5.3 8 143 5.6 26 .478 1.043 .644 24.5 7.7 6.5 .382 .869 .537 42.9
2017 Splitter -1.0 -1 51 2.0 8 .167 .333 .244 20.0 37.5 16.7 .184 .231 .229 25.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2014 340 1,370 3 -5 10 7 15
2015 477 1,902 -4 -4 16 8 15
2016 742 2,922 7 -19 23 13 25
2017 704 2,859 11 -16 22 20 37
2018 655 2,634 1 -13 23 13 24
2019 625 2,582 15 -21 31 13 38
2020 282 1,061 9 -9 11 6 17
2021 341 1,328 12 -6 9 7 22
2022 590 2,197 14 -22 21 10 23
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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 1,790 50.9 69.3 70.8 21.0 54.1 43.2 41.2 45.6 32.6 7.8 88.5
2016 2,932 47.6 71.5 76.7 25.4 59.8 43.4 40.3 47.3 27.9 6.3 87.1
2017 2,550 49.3 68.0 82.9 22.2 57.9 41.6 30.3 44.7 23.3 7.2 86.7
2018 2,501 49.9 67.0 80.8 21.8 58.6 42.6 30.0 44.3 24.6 7.1 88.8
2019 2,299 47.7 69.1 79.9 20.8 52.9 42.5 34.4 44.0 26.5 7.2 87.6
2020 821 47.8 74.0 80.3 23.6 57.4 40.5 36.9 47.7 25.3 7.7 88.9
2021 1,328 47.6 69.8 81.0 24.0 52.1 41.3 35.7 45.8 27.0 7.8 86.4
2022 2,175 48.9 77.3 79.0 25.7 50.9 42.0 39.0 50.9 28.2 7.1 86.4
Player 16,396 48.8 70.4 78.9 23.1 55.8 42.3 35.8 46.2 26.9 7.1 87.5
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 29.5 47.1 24.7 7.2 76.1
! 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
2015 88 76 80 78 93 68 85 73 96 80 17 88 4 95 92
2016 84 55 75 77 87 93 84 56 98 59 24 89 22 70 84
2017 93 90 91 85 90 87 73 77 96 87 67 67 49 84 75 20
2018 73 53 73 75 65 81 65 45 96 48 57 71 46 82 66 48
2019 96 86 96 96 93 92 93 63 94 82 60 86 36 92 83 93
2020 96 92 95 93 92 89 81 48 97 68 78 71 53 73 82 78 23
2021 81 40 84 89 62 60 90 51 97 53 38 73 33 73 82 83
2022 79 78 74 65 81 72 56 43 92 63 76 65 24 70 76 76 55
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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 21.9 29 30.5 -2 12 20 16 55.2
2017 21.3 40 36.7 3 12 25 18 45.0
2018 21.7 26 25.9 0 13 17 14 53.8
2019 21.7 43 40.7 2 11 21 23 53.5
2020 21.7 18 17.2 1 4 7 13 72.2
2021 22.2 22 20.7 1 4 12 11 50.0
2022 22.2 25 24.5 1 10 23 6 24.0
Player 21.8 203 196.2 7 66 125 101 49.8

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 29 32 33 27 29 33 25 37 30 25 36 31 23 26 29 32 32 35 21 30 37 20 27 33 28 32 41 29 29 30 42
2017 40 34 45 37 32 38 33 35 37 35 39 39 28 34 35 42 38 42 28 35 44 32 30 41 40 38 44 30 34 34 47
2018 26 29 29 24 24 30 23 33 26 25 28 26 17 23 22 29 24 31 22 23 29 24 22 27 30 28 29 18 24 24 34
2019 43 45 42 38 43 41 41 47 41 37 45 44 33 31 38 44 34 46 37 39 44 37 40 39 42 42 44 39 39 40 49
2020 18 18 18 17 16 16 0 19 16 18 17 15 14 14 14 20 17 21 15 17 16 18 16 19 20 17 18 15 19 17 21
2021 22 21 21 19 21 22 15 22 23 21 17 21 19 16 20 23 22 21 22 21 22 21 20 21 20 23 23 20 22 19 24
2022 25 26 29 27 26 27 27 17 26 22 23 18 20 15 21 30 28 29 24 25 30 23 21 26 27 24 28 21 24 20 30
Player 203 205 217 189 191 207 164 210 199 183 205 194 154 159 179 220 195 225 169 190 222 175 176 206 207 204 227 172 191 184 247
! 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 89.9 89.4 -0.5 89.2 -0.2 88.6 -0.6 89.8 1.2 88.7 -1.1 89.4 0.7 88.7 -0.7
Launch Angle 9.1 8.8 -0.3 9.3 0.5 9.5 0.2 10.5 1 18.3 7.8 19 0.7 13.9 -5.1
Barrel % 9.5 10.5 1 9.3 -1.2 8.9 -0.4 14.1 5.2 12.4 -1.7 15.4 3 8.4 -7
Hard Hit % 41.5 38.5 -3 43.2 4.7 37.4 -5.8 44.8 7.4 42.5 -2.3 41.6 -0.9 42.3 0.7
Sweet Spot % 35.9 32.1 -3.8 31.1 -1 30.1 -1 31.6 1.5 35.3 3.7 37.1 1.8 31.8 -5.3
xBA .273 .26 -0.013 .288 0.028 .253 -0.035 .283 0.03 .294 0.011 .247 -0.047 .265 0.018
BA .276 .261 -0.015 .283 0.022 .265 -0.018 .292 0.027 .265 -0.027 .264 -0.001 .267 0.003
xwOBA .364 .359 -0.005 .384 0.025 .346 -0.038 .4 0.054 .405 0.005 .361 -0.044 .342 -0.019
wOBA .36 .353 -0.007 .376 0.023 .34 -0.036 .4 0.06 .379 -0.021 .381 0.002 .352 -0.029
xSLG .464 .471 0.007 .529 0.058 .459 -0.07 .578 0.119 .569 -0.009 .507