Ian Happ
LF | B/T: S/R | 6' 0" 205LBS | Age: 27

Draft: 2015 | Rd: 1, #9, Chicago Cubs | Cincinnati
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 329 280 37 78 8 38 6 .279 .377 .454 .831
6 Seasons 2126 1834 270 453 95 274 34 .247 .344 .465 .809
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .279 8 38 6 .831
6 Seasons .247 95 274 34 .809

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%
2017 22 1618 241 32 13.3 7.7 88.5 114.2 13.3 37.3 .246 .477 .349 .336 .461 39.4 31.2 9.4
2018 23 1917 222 27 12.2 5.8 90.0 110.5 14.1 39.2 .212 .397 .329 .322 .459 40.5 36.1 15.2
2019 24 634 102 14 13.7 9 89.8 112.7 16.0 27.5 .237 .510 .368 .342 .423 38.2 25.0 9.6
2020 25 941 136 14 10.3 6.1 91.1 109.1 9.0 37.5 .261 .469 .369 .362 .455 48.5 27.3 13.0
2021 26 2250 312 34 10.9 6.4 89.5 112.1 9.9 30.8 .220 .396 .328 .317 .396 41.3 29.2 11.6
2022 27 1317 212 17 8 5.2 89.9 110.4 10.3 30.7 .267 .461 .365 .357 .401 40.6 20.6 12.6
Player 8677 1225 138 11.3 6.5 89.7 114.2 11.8 34.0 .236 .439 .345 .335 .430 41.2 29.3 12.1
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .246 .410 .317 .317 .370 35.7 22.0 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
2017 41.5 26.1 26.6 5.8 41.1 34.0 24.9 5.0 29.9 24.5 22.0 5.0 13.3 7.7
2018 40.5 24.8 27.5 7.2 35.1 36.0 28.8 2.3 29.3 23.9 26.6 5.9 12.2 5.8
2019 43.1 29.4 16.7 10.8 31.4 40.2 28.4 0.0 32.4 27.5 19.6 5.9 13.7 9.0
2020 47.1 19.9 30.1 2.9 36.8 39.7 23.5 2.2 33.1 19.1 28.7 5.1 10.3 6.1
2021 47.1 28.2 20.2 4.5 37.8 32.7 29.5 4.2 34.9 21.5 22.1 5.1 10.9 6.4
2022 49.1 24.1 20.3 6.6 37.3 35.4 27.4 2.4 35.8 23.1 25.0 5.7 8.0 5.2
Player 44.8 25.6 23.6 6.0 37.2 35.4 27.3 3.1 32.7 23.0 23.9 5.4 11.3 6.5
MLB 44.9 22.9 25.1 7.1 36.7 37.8 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 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 0.8 4 449 34.1 97 .300 .588 .433 25.4 21.6 15.4 .287 .551 .408 53.3
2022 Changeup 0.8 2 261 19.8 68 .293 .466 .371 29.2 17.6 15.6 .242 .407 .326 29.8
2022 Slider 2.3 4 164 12.5 45 .268 .415 .354 37.3 33.3 26.3 .248 .462 .323 51.9
2022 Sinker 1.3 2 162 12.3 43 .308 .436 .399 18.4 14.0 19.4 .321 .504 .381 36.4
2022 Curveball -2.3 -3 151 11.5 39 .147 .176 .214 32.9 23.1 17.3 .160 .248 .240 20.0
2022 Cutter 2.6 3 117 8.9 24 .444 .667 .571 13.5 8.3 6.5 .401 .596 .494 43.8
2022 Splitter -5.8 0 8 0.6 4 .000 .000 .225 33.3 50.0 66.7 .090 .098 .082 50.0
2022 N/A 15.3 1 5 0.4 2 .500 .500 .450 0.0 0.0 -- .477 .690 .494 50.0
2021 4-Seamer 0.9 8 918 40.8 190 .264 .535 .389 28.5 29.5 20.9 .225 .423 .344 49.5
2021 Slider 0.1 0 344 15.3 90 .145 .329 .271 42.9 41.1 27.8 .171 .370 .295 35.0
2021 Changeup 1.1 4 325 14.4 80 .253 .387 .302 37.0 18.8 17.6 .210 .296 .247 23.0
2021 Sinker -0.5 -1 268 11.9 71 .213 .361 .325 23.5 23.9 29.3 .273 .457 .366 57.8
2021 Curveball 0.6 1 203 9.0 59 .241 .519 .356 38.9 33.9 29.0 .236 .424 .315 44.1
2021 Cutter -0.2 0 155 6.9 33 .167 .333 .282 18.6 21.2 19.4 .206 .368 .288 30.4
2021 Splitter 1.4 0 34 1.5 11 .222 .333 .323 56.3 36.4 28.6 .206 .503 .367 20.0
2021 N/A -19.8 -1 3 0.1 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .449 .498 .408 100.0
2020 4-Seamer -0.3 -1 336 35.7 83 .246 .507 .379 31.5 24.1 22.0 .259 .525 .392 51.0
2020 Changeup -0.7 -1 152 16.2 31 .143 .143 .242 52.5 29.0 26.5 .204 .228 .243 21.1
2020 Slider 3.4 5 149 15.8 39 .273 .697 .446 35.9 23.1 17.3 .269 .485 .376 66.7
2020 Sinker 3.6 5 146 15.5 28 .391 .739 .518 26.5 28.6 22.9 .265 .520 .394 53.3
2020 Curveball -2.2 -2 101 10.7 29 .185 .296 .225 41.7 41.4 37.5 .247 .391 .288 50.0
2020 Cutter 5.3 2 47 5.0 15 .462 .923 .597 28.0 20.0 30.0 .440 .853 .564 40.0
2020 Splitter -5.7 -1 10 1.1 5 .200 .200 .180 20.0 40.0 40.0 .143 .154 .134 33.3
2019 4-Seamer -1.8 -5 277 43.7 56 .135 .308 .221 32.1 30.4 19.5 .151 .404 .258 31.4
2019 Sinker 3.6 4 99 15.6 30 .292 .708 .472 27.9 26.7 33.3 .282 .690 .458 50.0
2019 Changeup 5.9 5 81 12.8 21 .333 .667 .505 40.9 14.3 13.6 .266 .588 .397 26.7
2019 Curveball 4.5 3 67 10.6 18 .412 .882 .529 26.8 33.3 23.1 .220 .475 .305 45.5
2019 Slider 7.4 5 65 10.3 19 .529 1.059 .634 22.2 15.8 14.3 .382 .648 .432 60.0
2019 Cutter -7.8 -2 27 4.3 6 .000 .000 .000 6.7 16.7 16.7 .118 .134 .108 20.0
2019 Splitter -7.6 -1 14 2.2 5 .200 .200 .180 28.6 0.0 0.0 .560 .652 .533 20.0
2018 4-Seamer -0.3 -2 654 34.1 144 .178 .314 .300 44.6 42.4 29.5 .158 .309 .290 32.2
2018 Sinker 3.4 13 380 19.8 91 .361 .694 .519 27.5 24.2 22.2 .301 .617 .454 56.0
2018 Slider -2.1 -7 310 16.2 74 .119 .224 .197 36.1 47.3 27.6 .145 .270 .228 43.8
2018 Changeup -0.7 -2 236 12.3 60 .250 .393 .320 39.6 30.0 31.6 .270 .430 .327 28.9
2018 Curveball 1.3 3 204 10.6 42 .243 .324 .301 38.6 45.2 26.4 .222 .354 .302 55.6
2018 Cutter 1.8 2 102 5.3 32 .296 .556 .414 34.7 34.4 34.4 .170 .396 .309 31.3
2018 Splitter 5.8 2 29 1.5 10 .400 .700 .470 26.3 10.0 9.1 .389 .692 .464 33.3
2017 4-Seamer -1.3 -7 544 33.6 120 .220 .450 .328 27.8 25.8 21.8 .231 .458 .334 37.8
2017 Sinker 3.0 11 380 23.5 100 .333 .644 .459 24.7 21.0 23.9 .294 .558 .401 42.4
2017 Changeup 3.2 7 225 13.9 61 .305 .712 .453 42.0 21.3 20.6 .311 .545 .371 34.8
2017 Slider -2.6 -5 188 11.6 51 .167 .313 .232 49.1 58.8 39.0 .136 .325 .220 44.4
2017 Curveball 1.4 2 137 8.5 37 .229 .514 .355 43.7 56.8 39.6 .236 .532 .338 57.1
2017 Cutter -1.0 -1 84 5.2 23 .238 .381 .302 33.3 30.4 28.0 .276 .507 .360 35.7
2017 Splitter -3.2 -2 48 3.0 13 .167 .250 .165 40.7 46.2 26.1 .143 .184 .129 28.6
2017 Knuckleball -2.2 0 9 0.6 2 .000 .000 .450 33.3 0.0 0.0 .097 .139 .097 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2017 415 1,654 0 -15 12 8 4
2018 454 1,925 -8 -8 16 9 9
2019 155 630 2 -3 7 2 8
2020 238 963 3 -6 4 7 9
2021 535 2,250 2 -22 19 13 12
2022 321 1,312 0 -8 15 5 12
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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 %
2017 1,618 49.3 74.4 71.6 25.3 47.8 43.1 40.6 49.4 34.3 6.7 87.2
2018 1,917 49.3 66.3 65.7 20.9 47.3 42.3 34.6 43.3 37.6 7.2 75.4
2019 634 48.7 74.6 79.5 30.0 48.5 45.9 39.7 51.9 30.4 7.5 89.4
2020 941 47.8 64.4 75.9 24.2 36.1 42.5 24.7 43.5 35.7 7.8 74.0
2021 2,250 48.8 65.6 75.3 23.1 46.2 43.4 28.6 43.9 32.3 7.1 82.4
2022 1,317 48.5 70.0 79.8 25.4 57.0 44.7 30.9 46.9 26.7 7.2 78.9
Player 8,677 48.9 68.6 73.6 24.0 47.6 43.4 33.0 45.8 33.1 7.2 80.7
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.3 58.4 42.6 29.3 47.0 24.6 7.2 76.0
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2017 59 30 73 81 43 69 93 62 73 4 60 5 91 31
2018 45 6 38 65 66 56 90 72 66 1 95 2 66 4
2019 69
2020 78 64 70 70 81 71 67 84 89 24 81 7 56 38
2021 35 8 32 50 41 60 72 53 52 9 83 10 67 7
2022 74 57 57 53 86 58 50 64 53 54 90 38 71 41
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2017 21.5 24 23.8 0 5 16 11 45.8
2018 21.9 15 15.8 -1 6 10 9 60.0
2019 22.3 11 10.0 1 2 8 4 36.4
2020 21.8 13 9.1 4 6 9 3 23.1
2021 23.4 25 17.7 7 10 12 8 32.0
2022 21.4 8 7.1 1 7 6 2 25.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2017 24 22 29 23 25 26 25 25 25 20 22 23 22 20 23 28 22 26 17 24 26 22 22 26 25 24 28 22 23 22 28
2018 15 15 20 15 15 17 15 18 16 14 14 16 12 13 16 19 14 17 13 16 17 16 16 14 16 18 18 14 17 15 18
2019 11 12 10 10 10 10 10 12 11 8 9 10 6 8 9 11 9 12 10 11 10 9 8 10 11 10 11 11 9 10 13
2020 13 8 11 7 10 8 0 11 9 12 9 8 5 7 6 10 8 11 7 8 10 10 11 10 10 10 10 7 11 6 13
2021 25 20 20 16 19 20 17 20 17 15 18 17 12 11 16 19 19 19 16 16 19 19 16 19 17 17 21 16 23 18 20
2022 8 9 8 7 8 8 8 6 8 4 4 6 5 4 7 8 6 8 7 8 9 7 6 6 7 8 9 7 9 6 9
! 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 88.5 90 1.5 89.8 -0.2 91.1 1.3 89.5 -1.6 89.9 0.4
Launch Angle 13.3 14.1 0.8 16 1.9 9 -7 9.9 0.9 10.3 0.4
Barrel % 13.3 12.2 -1.1 13.7 1.5 10.3 -3.4 10.9 0.6 8 -2.9
Hard Hit % 39.4 40.5 1.1 38.2 -2.3 48.5 10.3 41.3 -7.2 40.6 -0.7
Sweet Spot % 37.3 39.2 1.9 27.5 -11.7 37.5 10 30.8 -6.7 30.7 -0.1
xBA .246 .212 -0.034 .237 0.025 .261 0.024 .22 -0.041 .267 0.047
BA .253 .233 -0.02 .264 0.031 .258 -0.006 .226 -0.032 .283 0.057
xwOBA .336 .322 -0.014 .342 0.02 .362 0.02 .317 -0.045 .357 0.04
wOBA .349 .329 -0.02 .368 0.039 .369 0.001 .328 -0.041 .365 0.037
xSLG .477 .397 -0.08 .51 0.113 .469 -0.041 .396 -0.073 .461 0.065
SLG .514 .408 -0.106 .564 0.156 .505 -0.059 .434 -0.071 .46 0.026
K% 31.2 36.1 4.9 25 -11.1 27.3 2.3 29.2 1.9 20.6 -8.6
BB% 9.4 15.2 5.8 9.6 -5.6 13 3.4 11.6 -1.4 12.6 1
Swing % 49.4 43.3 -6.1 51.9 8.6 43.5 -8.4 43.9 0.4 46.9 3
Whiff% 34.3 37.6 3.3 30.4 -7.2 35.7 5.3 32.3 -3.4 26.7 -5.6
In Zone % 49.3 49.3 0 48.7 -0.6 47.8 -0.9 48.8 1 48.5 -0.3
Out of Zone % 50.7 50.7 0 51.3 0.6 52.2 0.9 51.2 -1 51.5 0.3
Out of Zone Swing % 25.3 20.9 -4.4 30 9.1 24.2 -5.8 23.1 -1.1 25.4 2.3
First Pitch Swing % 40.6 34.6 -6 39.7 5.1 24.7 -15 28.6 3.9 30.9 2.3
First Pitch Strike % 59.1 58.6 -0.5 61.5 2.9 57.6 -3.9 58.3 0.7 56.8 -1.5
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2017 L 297 15 5.1 .346 .576
2017 R 111 4 3.6 .330 .219
2018 L 335 90 26.9 .370 .294
2018 R 117 12 10.3 .266 .339
2019 L 122 46 37.7 .370 .405
2019 R 33 1 3.0 .331 .000
2020 L 172 133 77.3 .451 .365
2020 R 58 7 12.1 .310 .403
2021 L 409 235 57.5 .365 .323
2021 R 126 6 4.8 .293 .147
2022 L 250 157 62.8 .339 .351
2022 R 72 3 4.2 .420 .689

Pitch Tempo