Ian Happ
CF | 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 153 126 22 36 4 22 2 .286 .399 .437 .836
6 Seasons 1950 1680 255 411 91 258 30 .245 .342 .465 .807
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .286 4 22 2 .836
6 Seasons .245 91 258 30 .807

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 .211 .393 .329 .321 .455 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 .397 .328 .317 .397 41.3 29.2 11.6
2022 27 644 97 8 8.2 5.2 89.1 109.5 9.7 26.8 .257 .454 .371 .360 .393 42.3 20.3 15.7
Player 8004 1110 129 11.6 6.6 89.6 114.2 11.9 34.1 .233 .435 .344 .333 .432 41.4 30.0 12.3
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 169.8 12.0 32.9 .246 .408 .317 .316 .370 35.6 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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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2022 Fastballs 346 53.7 67 50 13 9 3 0 1 12 39 .260 .262 .380 .419 .374 .387 91.2 16 20.3 11.4
2022 Offspeed 151 23.4 43 35 12 9 1 0 2 6 30 .343 .249 .543 .448 .428 .351 87.0 2 28.2 13.0
2022 Breaking 147 22.8 42 41 11 7 3 0 1 13 28 .268 .260 .415 .501 .307 .326 88.3 9 32.9 22.4
2021 Fastballs 1,342 59.6 294 250 60 32 13 1 14 80 171 .240 .234 .468 .425 .353 .342 92.0 12 26.2 22.1
2021 Breaking 546 24.3 149 130 24 11 5 0 8 57 74 .185 .198 .408 .392 .300 .302 86.6 11 41.4 28.2
2021 Offspeed 362 16.1 92 85 21 16 2 0 3 19 67 .247 .213 .376 .320 .294 .263 83.3 1 38.7 19.2
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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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 53.6 27.8 10.3 8.2 35.1 39.2 25.8 3.1 38.1 22.7 24.7 3.1 8.2 5.2
Player 44.8 26.1 23.1 6.0 37.0 35.8 27.2 3.2 32.5 23.0 23.8 5.1 11.6 6.6
MLB 45.0 22.8 25.1 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.4 3.8 33.2 24.4 24.5 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 0.7 1 196 30.4 37 .269 .423 .423 26.4 24.3 12.9 .223 .371 .377 44.4
2022 Changeup 2.7 4 148 23.0 42 .324 .529 .413 28.6 14.3 13.0 .249 .455 .356 37.9
2022 Sinker -1.5 -1 77 12.0 13 .083 .083 .262 13.3 7.7 9.1 .243 .328 .278 27.3
2022 Slider 7.8 6 74 11.5 25 .333 .542 .424 35.0 32.0 29.6 .317 .653 .414 62.5
2022 Curveball -1.2 -1 73 11.3 17 .176 .235 .179 30.3 29.4 16.1 .179 .287 .198 33.3
2022 Cutter 3.1 2 73 11.3 17 .417 .583 .565 9.7 11.8 8.3 .365 .612 .498 50.0
2022 N/A 34.2 1 3 0.5 1 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 -- .220 .223 .198 0.0
2021 4-Seamer 1.0 9 914 40.6 188 .268 .541 .393 28.6 29.8 20.9 .228 .429 .347 50.5
2021 Slider 0.1 0 343 15.2 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 .246 23.0
2021 Sinker -0.7 -2 272 12.1 73 .206 .349 .316 23.1 23.3 29.3 .264 .443 .356 55.3
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 -0.3 0 156 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 -0.4 -1 335 35.6 82 .246 .507 .375 31.5 24.4 22.2 .259 .525 .388 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 3.8 6 147 15.6 29 .391 .739 .524 26.5 27.6 22.2 .265 .520 .404 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 -2 653 34.1 144 .178 .314 .300 44.7 42.4 29.6 .158 .309 .290 32.2
2018 Sinker 3.4 13 381 19.9 91 .361 .694 .519 27.3 24.2 22.0 .298 .598 .447 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 .166 .381 .304 31.3
2018 Splitter 5.8 2 29 1.5 10 .400 .700 .470 26.3 10.0 9.1 .390 .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 .542 .369 34.8
2017 Slider -2.6 -5 188 11.6 51 .167 .313 .232 49.1 58.8 39.0 .136 .324 .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 152 644 2 -3 11 2 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 644 46.7 68.1 81.5 27.4 59.6 46.1 30.3 46.4 25.4 6.1 82.1
Player 8,004 48.7 68.3 73.1 24.1 47.1 43.4 33.1 45.6 33.6 7.1 81.1
MLB 48.5 66.8 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 30
2018 44 5 35 61 65 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 37
2021 35 8 32 50 41 60 72 53 52 9 83 10 67 7
2022 72 50 55 60 86 53 52 48 62 59 97 51 72 39
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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 22.3 11 10.0 1.0 1 9 3 27.3
2020 21.8 13 9.0 4.0 5 9 3 23.1
2021 23.4 25 16.6 8.0 11 11 8 32.0
2022 21.3 4 3.9 0.0 5 2 2 50.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 11 10 10 11 12 10 9 11 9 9 10 10 6 9 9 12 7 12 12 13 5 9 8 10 11 11 11 11 10 10 13
2020 13 8 10 7 12 8 0 11 9 9 9 9 4 7 9 10 5 12 12 10 4 7 9 10 9 9 10 8 11 6 13
2021 25 19 18 16 19 16 17 19 15 16 20 18 12 13 14 19 11 20 15 18 9 18 16 16 16 17 19 15 22 16 19
2022 4 5 4 4 5 2 4 4 3 3 4 5 2 3 3 4 2 7 3 4 2 4 3 6 6 4 5 3 5 3 4
! 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 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 88.5 90 1.5 89.8 -0.2 91.1 1.3 89.5 -1.6 89.1 -0.4
Launch Angle 13.3 14.1 0.8 16 1.9 9 -7 9.9 0.9 9.7 -0.2
Barrel % 13.3 12.2 -1.1 13.7 1.5 10.3 -3.4 10.9 0.6 8.2 -2.7
Hard Hit % 39.4 40.5 1.1 38.2 -2.3 48.5 10.3 41.3 -7.2 42.3 1
Sweet Spot % 37.3 39.2 1.9 27.5 -11.7 37.5 10 30.8 -6.7 26.8 -4
xBA .246 .211 -0.035 .237 0.026 .261 0.024 .22 -0.041 .257 0.037
BA .253 .233 -0.02 .264 0.031 .258 -0.006 .226 -0.032 .286 0.06
xwOBA .336 .321 -0.015 .342 0.021 .362 0.02 .317 -0.045 .36 0.043
wOBA .349 .329 -0.02 .368 0.039 .369 0.001 .328 -0.041 .371 0.043
xSLG .477 .393 -0.084 .51 0.117 .469 -0.041 .397 -0.072 .454 0.057
SLG .514 .408 -0.106 .564 0.156 .505 -0.059 .434 -0.071 .437 0.003
K% 31.2 36.1 4.9 25 -11.1 27.3 2.3 29.2 1.9 20.3 -8.9
BB% 9.4 15.2 5.8 9.6 -5.6 13 3.4 11.6 -1.4 15.7 4.1
Swing % 49.4 43.3 -6.1 51.9 8.6 43.5 -8.4 43.9 0.4 46.4 2.5
Whiff% 34.3 37.6 3.3 30.4 -7.2 35.7 5.3 32.3 -3.4 25.4 -6.9
In Zone % 49.3 49.3 0 48.7 -0.6 47.8 -0.9 48.8 1 46.7 -2.1
Out of Zone % 50.7 50.7 0 51.3 0.6 52.2 0.9 51.2 -1 53.3 2.1
Out of Zone Swing % 25.3 20.9 -4.4 30 9.1 24.2 -5.8 23.1 -1.1 27.4 4.3
First Pitch Swing % 40.6 34.6 -6 39.7 5.1 24.7 -15 28.6 3.9 30.3 1.7
First Pitch Strike % 59.1 58.6 -0.5 61.5 2.9 57.6 -3.9 58.3 0.7 59.2 0.9
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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 115 73 63.5 .326 .366
2022 R 37 2 5.4 .457 .000

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