Ha-Seong Kim
SS | Bats/Throws: R/R | 5' 9" 168LBS | Age: 28
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 582 517 58 130 11 12 .251 .325 .383 .708
2023 626 538 84 140 17 38 .260 .351 .398 .749
2024 301 254 37 55 9 14 .217 .330 .382 .712
4 Seasons 1,807 1,576 206 379 45 70 .240 .326 .383 .709
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .251 11 12 .708
2023 .260 17 38 .749
2024 .217 9 14 .712
4 Seasons .240 45 70 .709
MLB Percentile Rankings
Hits Spray Chart

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 1183 201 9 4.5 3.0 86.7 112.3 13.6 31.3 .209 .309 .270 .265 .305 31.8 23.8 7.4
2022 26 2359 424 18 4.2 3.1 86.7 109.4 16.1 34.0 .250 .368 .313 .309 .330 32.4 17.2 8.8
2023 27 2727 424 18 4.2 2.9 86.2 108.5 13.6 36.1 .245 .359 .330 .313 .335 26.7 19.8 12.0
2024 28 1267 210 12 5.7 4.0 88.1 107.8 15.7 35.7 .249 .370 .314 .327 .330 36.2 15.6 14.3
Player 7536 1259 57 4.5 3.2 86.8 112.3 14.8 34.6 .241 .355 .312 .306 .328 31.0 18.9 10.6
MLB 6.9 4.8 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .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 41.8 21.4 23.9 12.9 46.8 37.8 15.4 4.5 34.8 30.3 19.9 6.0 4.5 3.0
2022 40.8 22.9 25.9 10.4 45.3 35.4 19.3 6.1 29.5 28.5 24.8 6.1 4.2 3.1
2023 41.3 25.2 24.3 9.2 42.0 37.3 20.8 4.7 30.2 29.5 25.5 5.7 4.2 2.9
2024 39.0 26.2 23.3 11.4 39.0 34.3 26.7 4.8 28.6 31.4 22.9 5.7 5.7 4.0
Player 40.8 24.0 24.6 10.6 43.4 36.2 20.4 5.2 30.4 29.6 23.9 5.9 4.5 3.2
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 -2 400 31.6 90 .232 .420 .365 21.4 17.8 12.0 .304 .488 .425 54.5
2024 Sinker -0.9 -3 280 22.1 74 .224 .328 .310 9.0 16.2 16.0 .220 .276 .261 34.5
2024 Slider 1.2 3 217 17.1 44 .225 .350 .309 22.9 15.9 10.1 .257 .366 .307 21.2
2024 Curveball -1.4 -1 90 7.1 15 .083 .083 .200 16.7 13.3 5.9 .161 .256 .282 10.0
2024 Changeup 5.4 5 89 7.0 28 .240 .560 .359 10.8 3.6 4.0 .270 .430 .330 32.0
2024 Sweeper -0.9 -1 69 5.4 13 .077 .308 .154 15.8 30.8 16.7 .163 .318 .201 22.2
2024 Cutter 1.5 1 65 5.1 20 .294 .588 .420 7.4 5.0 7.1 .292 .427 .365 43.8
2024 Split-Finger -1.2 0 38 3.0 9 .125 .125 .178 13.3 33.3 13.6 .058 .083 .132 0.0
2024 Slurve -3.3 0 12 0.9 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 33.3 -- -- .000 --
2023 4-Seam Fastball -0.1 -1 971 35.6 193 .252 .484 .391 20.8 22.3 13.6 .234 .403 .350 38.6
2023 Slider 0.6 3 528 19.4 133 .270 .361 .306 23.4 23.3 16.9 .229 .310 .257 15.8
2023 Sinker 0.0 0 516 18.9 131 .269 .380 .378 11.1 16.8 19.5 .287 .426 .367 36.4
2023 Curveball 0.8 1 181 6.6 40 .308 .333 .296 13.0 12.5 7.1 .254 .297 .251 23.5
2023 Changeup 0.1 0 169 6.2 44 .190 .333 .245 19.8 25.0 18.3 .224 .335 .259 25.8
2023 Cutter -2.0 -3 166 6.1 37 .188 .188 .228 11.4 13.5 12.5 .232 .270 .272 7.1
2023 Sweeper 1.9 2 124 4.5 29 .304 .565 .461 10.9 10.3 6.3 .220 .298 .309 4.8
2023 Split-Finger 2.2 1 50 1.8 11 .364 .545 .391 19.2 27.3 12.0 .329 .402 .317 25.0
2023 Slurve -3.3 -1 16 0.6 4 .250 .250 .225 20.0 25.0 16.7 .155 .158 .141 0.0
2022 4-Seam Fastball 0.1 1 824 34.9 188 .222 .399 .329 22.0 22.9 16.4 .219 .395 .327 39.3
2022 Slider 0.1 1 498 21.1 117 .252 .355 .313 26.6 18.8 12.9 .228 .324 .276 25.3
2022 Sinker -0.4 -2 428 18.1 121 .278 .352 .325 11.1 13.2 19.0 .289 .376 .335 32.6
2022 Changeup 1.5 3 203 8.6 46 .304 .478 .336 15.6 13.0 9.8 .275 .371 .281 35.0
2022 Curveball -1.3 -2 171 7.2 45 .150 .275 .195 15.7 8.9 7.1 .179 .247 .205 23.1
2022 Cutter 2.6 4 139 5.9 36 .394 .455 .403 11.5 13.9 11.9 .367 .452 .388 35.7
2022 Sweeper 0.9 0 48 2.0 12 .167 .417 .242 22.2 25.0 21.4 .201 .383 .251 22.2
2022 Split-Finger 0.4 0 24 1.0 10 .222 .222 .250 13.3 10.0 9.1 .356 .412 .373 37.5
2022 Slurve 2.3 0 13 0.6 3 .000 .000 .467 0.0 0.0 0.0 .295 .317 .556 0.0
2021 4-Seam Fastball -1.6 -7 449 38.0 112 .155 .299 .251 21.6 22.3 17.5 .180 .284 .256 33.8
2021 Slider -2.1 -5 237 20.0 56 .135 .231 .198 35.0 39.3 23.4 .169 .245 .209 35.5
2021 Sinker 1.5 3 203 17.2 58 .353 .451 .413 10.8 13.8 16.7 .258 .298 .289 31.8
2021 Changeup -1.1 -1 94 7.9 21 .200 .350 .257 20.6 9.5 5.4 .304 .445 .340 22.2
2021 Curveball -0.3 0 75 6.3 24 .250 .667 .377 18.9 20.8 17.2 .199 .376 .244 36.8
2021 Cutter 2.0 1 68 5.7 13 .333 .583 .415 16.1 30.8 18.2 .336 .590 .417 25.0
2021 Sweeper -8.5 -2 19 1.6 6 .000 .000 .000 37.5 66.7 50.0 .099 .116 .093 0.0
2021 Slurve -3.4 0 14 1.2 2 .000 .000 .350 0.0 0.0 0.0 .420 .486 .546 0.0
2021 Split-Finger -1.2 0 13 1.1 2 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 20.0 .036 .043 .036 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2021 297 1,183 -14 -9 6 5 -12
2022 630 2,537 -16 -7 17 10 4
2023 624 2,727 -23 -7 25 8 3
2024 292 1,253 -8 -10 13 6 1
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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 1,183 55.0 61.1 82.4 24.2 62.8 43.2 31.6 44.5 21.6 9.0 68.9
2022 2,359 51.9 60.4 85.8 24.9 66.7 43.0 24.9 43.3 19.1 8.3 71.9
2023 2,727 53.1 55.1 84.6 20.4 72.4 45.1 20.3 38.9 17.7 8.6 62.4
2024 1,267 53.1 54.1 84.6 17.5 76.9 46.3 23.7 36.9 16.5 7.7 65.3
Player 7,536 53.0 57.6 84.6 21.9 69.3 44.4 24.2 40.8 18.7 8.4 66.9
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 85 84 82 73
2022 42 55 31 23 58 25 14 10 54 12 76 57 84 73 79 94 68
2023 32 32 14 11 70 22 11 7 39 3 63 86 91 90 79 96 64
2024 59 49 31 24 88 45 31 31 36 31 85 98 92 97 77 91 76 12 93
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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 21.6 8 6.8 1 2 4 4 50.0
2022 20.9 11 13.6 -3 7 14 4 36.4
2023 20.8 17 13.4 4 7 13 4 23.5
2024 23.1 9 7.5 2 4 7 1 11.1
Player 21.5 45 41.2 4 20 38 13 28.9

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2021 8 8 7 5 8 6 8 5 5 6 5 6 6 6 6 8 6 6 8 7 7 8 8 8 6 6 8 7 8 7 8
2022 11 8 13 11 15 16 21 9 10 11 12 18 15 15 13 15 14 12 12 12 15 14 16 15 10 11 14 20 15 13 12
2023 17 7 9 9 16 16 19 9 13 11 17 18 11 9 16 13 14 9 13 18 12 13 20 15 9 11 13 18 14 19 11
2024 9 3 6 5 8 8 9 7 8 5 8 8 6 7 8 7 5 6 9 8 8 8 8 11 5 9 8 9 10 9 9
Player 45 26 35 30 47 46 57 30 36 33 42 50 38 37 43 43 39 33 42 45 42 43 52 49 30 37 43 54 47 48 40
! 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 86.7 86.7 0.0 86.2 -0.5 88.2 2.0
Launch Angle 13.6 16.1 2.5 13.6 -2.5 16.5 2.9
Barrel % 4.5 4.2 -0.3 4.2 0.0 5.8 1.6
Hard Hit % 31.8 32.4 0.6 26.7 -5.7 36.7 10.0
LA Sweet-Spot % 31.3 34.0 2.7 36.1 2.1 36.2 0.1
xBA .209 .250 0.041 .245 -0.005 .251 0.006
BA .202 .251 0.049 .260 0.009 .220 -0.040
xwOBA .265 .309 0.044 .313 0.004 .330 0.017
wOBA .270 .313 0.043 .330 0.017 .318 -0.012
xSLG .309 .368 0.059 .359 -0.009 .374 0.015
SLG .352 .383 0.031 .398 0.015 .388 -0.010
K% 23.8 17.2 -6.6 19.8 2.6 15.5 -4.3
BB% 7.4 8.8 1.4 12.0 3.2 14.5 2.5
Swing % 44.5 43.3 -1.2 38.9 -4.4 37.0 -1.9
Whiff% 21.6 19.1 -2.5 17.7 -1.4 16.4 -1.3
In Zone % 55.0 51.9 -3.1 53.1 1.2 53.1 0.0
Out of Zone % 45.0 48.1 3.1 46.9 -1.2 46.9 0.0
Out of Zone Swing % 24.2 24.9 0.7 20.4 -4.5 17.3 -3.1
First Pitch Swing % 31.6 24.9 -6.7 20.3 -4.6 24.1 3.8
First Pitch Strike % 68.7 62.0 -6.7 57.8 -4.2 59.7 1.9
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2021 Shifts R 297 61 20.5 .272 .263
2022 Shifts R 582 130 22.3 .335 .237
2023 Shades R 618 48 7.8 .322 .446
2024 Shades R 285 11 3.9 .316 .419
! 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 331 18.1 18.7% 2.7% 232 23.7 1.7% 9.5%
2022 732 17.6 25.0% 2.0% 450 22.5 1.6% 9.1%
2023 906 15.3 46.1% 0.4% 514 19.1 4.9% 1.0%
2024 402 15.4 45.8% 0.5% 229 18.8 3.5% 0.9%
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