Ichiro Suzuki
RF | Bats/Throws: L/R | 5' 11" 175LBS | Age: 50
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2017 215 196 19 50 3 1 .255 .318 .332 .650
2018 47 44 5 9 0 0 .205 .255 .205 .460
2019 6 5 0 0 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .167
19 Seasons 10,734 9,934 1,420 3,089 117 509 .311 .355 .402 .757
AVG HR SB OPS
2017 .255 3 1 .650
2018 .205 0 0 .460
2019 .000 0 0 .167
19 Seasons .311 117 509 .757
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%
2015 41 1636 356 2 0.6 0.5 83.2 106.9 3.3 27.2 .228 .279 .250 .256 .257 13.8 11.6 7.1
2016 42 1448 290 2 0.7 0.5 84.2 105.5 7.4 36.2 .264 .331 .320 .297 .297 20.0 11.5 8.2
2017 43 866 162 1 0.6 0.5 80.1 104.2 5.0 26.5 .225 .293 .287 .262 .273 11.8 16.3 7.9
2018 44 160 37 0 0.0 0.0 81.3 100.1 5.7 29.7 .195 .237 .212 .222 .227 2.7 14.9 6.4
2019 45 30 4 0 0.0 0.0 -- -- -- 0.0 .000 .000 .115 .345 .000 -- 16.7 16.7
Player 4140 849 5 0.6 0.5 82.9 106.9 5.2 30.2 .238 .297 .279 .270 .272 15.0 12.7 7.7
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .369 36.4 22.2 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
2015 59.6 13.2 21.9 5.3 25.0 41.3 33.7 4.2 50.3 20.2 21.1 0.8 0.6 0.5
2016 49.7 13.8 30.7 5.9 28.3 42.4 29.3 4.8 43.8 19.3 27.2 2.1 0.7 0.5
2017 58.0 16.7 20.4 4.9 22.2 46.3 31.5 11.1 44.4 20.4 19.8 1.9 0.6 0.5
2018 56.8 21.6 13.5 8.1 35.1 35.1 29.7 2.7 48.6 29.7 16.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
2019 50.0 0.0 0.0 50.0 50.0 25.0 25.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Player 55.7 14.4 24.1 5.8 26.1 42.3 31.6 5.7 46.6 20.3 22.6 1.4 0.6 0.5
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 4.7
! 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 %
2018 4-Seam Fastball -2.2 -1 55 34.4 16 .214 .214 .273 20.0 25.0 57.1 .112 .160 .193 0.0
2018 Sinker -0.4 0 51 31.9 14 .231 .231 .243 5.3 7.1 14.3 .170 .198 .204 0.0
2018 Curveball -2.7 0 18 11.3 6 .167 .167 .150 25.0 16.7 8.3 .114 .148 .120 0.0
2018 Slider -6.0 -1 17 10.6 6 .167 .167 .150 20.0 0.0 0.0 .408 .470 .380 0.0
2018 Changeup -5.1 -1 11 6.9 2 .000 .000 .000 20.0 0.0 0.0 .455 .541 .431 50.0
2018 Cutter -0.5 0 6 3.8 2 .500 .500 .450 0.0 0.0 0.0 .337 .374 .323 0.0
2018 Sweeper -3.3 0 2 1.3 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 50.0 -- -- .000 --
2017 4-Seam Fastball -1.1 -4 374 43.2 82 .264 .347 .315 11.4 11.0 10.2 .241 .297 .286 10.9
2017 Sinker -0.6 -1 188 21.7 41 .216 .378 .298 13.9 12.2 15.2 .270 .434 .340 25.0
2017 Changeup 2.9 3 87 10.0 29 .286 .286 .282 28.6 20.7 18.2 .226 .264 .231 0.0
2017 Curveball 2.9 2 83 9.6 23 .391 .478 .383 16.2 21.7 17.2 .216 .267 .209 16.7
2017 Slider -1.6 -1 64 7.4 22 .143 .143 .155 28.2 27.3 17.6 .141 .156 .155 0.0
2017 Cutter -1.9 -1 42 4.8 8 .143 .143 .200 27.3 12.5 7.1 .141 .150 .200 0.0
2017 Split-Finger 2.4 1 21 2.4 5 .250 .250 .320 33.3 40.0 13.3 .229 .266 .305 50.0
2017 Sweeper 15.7 1 6 0.7 3 .333 .667 .417 33.3 33.3 25.0 .123 .246 .152 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 703 2,517 -12 -10 11 9 -1
2009 645 2,422 -5 -2 17 8 19
2010 714 2,680 -17 -4 16 8 3
2011 702 2,466 -5 -33 12 6 -20
2012 692 2,421 -11 -13 3 6 -16
2013 551 2,036 -17 -14 10 6 -15
2014 384 1,512 -16 -1 9 4 -4
2015 436 1,628 -18 -21 10 4 -26
2016 364 1,443 -8 -7 6 6 -2
2017 213 865 -8 -2 6 3 -1
2018 47 160 -3 -3 3 0 -4
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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 1,636 49.9 61.8 92.1 25.1 80.5 41.7 17.6 43.4 10.0 8.2 68.7
2016 1,448 50.1 62.3 87.2 25.6 70.8 43.2 17.3 44.0 15.7 7.0 69.6
2017 866 53.9 61.8 85.8 27.3 67.9 45.0 15.3 46.0 17.6 8.4 67.1
2018 160 57.5 63.0 86.2 26.5 72.2 44.4 19.1 47.5 17.1 8.8 57.1
2019 30 -- -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 46.7 14.3 -- --
Player 4,140 51.1 62.0 88.7 25.8 74.1 43.0 17.0 44.3 14.0 7.9 68.1
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 29.7 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
2015 2 13 1 1 14 2 2 1 53 1 90 49 98 76 74
2016 21 62 6 3 57 1 3 2 44 3 93 51 88 69 73
2017 38 52
2018 25 58
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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 21.5 1 1.4 0 2 2 0 0.0
2017 21.8 3 2.7 0 0 2 1 33.3
Player 21.7 4 4.1 0 2 4 1 25.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 1 2 1 4 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 4 2 1 1 2 0 1 1 3 1 0 4 3 1 0 2 3 2 0 0
2017 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 2 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 1
Player 4 5 4 7 4 2 5 3 4 2 2 7 5 4 4 5 2 3 4 6 4 3 7 6 3 2 5 6 5 3 1
! 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 83.2 84.2 1.0 80.1 -4.1 81.3 1.2 0.0 0.0
Launch Angle 3.3 7.4 4.1 5.0 -2.4 5.7 0.7 0.0 0.0
Barrel % 0.6 0.7 0.1 0.6 -0.1 0.0 -0.6 0.0 0.0
Hard Hit % 13.8 20.0 6.2 11.8 -8.2 2.7 -9.1 0.0 0.0
LA Sweet-Spot % 27.2 36.2 9.0 26.5 -9.7 29.7 3.2 0.0 -29.7
xBA .228 .264 0.036 .225 -0.039 .195 -0.030 .000 0.000
BA .229 .291 0.062 .255 -0.036 .205 -0.050 .000 -0.205
xwOBA .256 .297 0.041 .262 -0.035 .222 -0.040 .345 0.123
wOBA .250 .320 0.070 .287 -0.033 .212 -0.075 .115 -0.097
xSLG .279 .331 0.052 .293 -0.038 .237 -0.056 .000 0.000
SLG .279 .376 0.097 .332 -0.044 .205 -0.127 .000 -0.205
K% 11.6 11.5 -0.1 16.3 4.8 14.9 -1.4 16.7 1.8
BB% 7.1 8.2 1.1 7.9 -0.3 6.4 -1.5 16.7 10.3
Swing % 43.4 44.0 0.6 46.0 2.0 47.5 1.5 46.7 -0.8
Whiff% 10.0 15.7 5.7 17.6 1.9 17.1 -0.5 14.3 -2.8
In Zone % 49.9 50.1 0.2 53.9 3.8 57.5 3.6 0.0 0.0
Out of Zone % 50.1 49.9 -0.2 46.1 -3.8 42.5 -3.6 0.0 0.0
Out of Zone Swing % 25.1 25.6 0.5 27.3 1.7 26.5 -0.8 0.0 0.0
First Pitch Swing % 17.6 17.3 -0.3 15.3 -2.0 19.1 3.8 0.0 -19.1
First Pitch Strike % 58.4 57.5 -0.9 54.9 -2.6 66.0 11.1 50.0 -16.0
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2016 Shifts L 360 0 0.0 .319
2017 Shifts L 214 3 1.4 .291 .000
2018 Shifts L 47 0 0.0 .212
! 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 %
2010 892 14.0 57.1% 1.1% 330 21.0 5.5% 7.6%
2011 776 13.8 63.8% 0.5% 325 20.3 3.4% 9.2%
2012 662 14.8 53.3% 1.4% 351 21.7 3.1% 9.7%
2013 582 15.1 48.3% 1.7% 310 22.7 2.9% 6.8%
2014 465 16.1 38.5% 1.3% 260 22.5 2.3% 8.5%
2015 483 16.1 41.6% 3.7% 317 22.8 9.1% 15.1%
2016 495 16.6 35.8% 4.8% 238 23.0 7.6% 17.2%
2017 244 16.1 38.1% 0.8% 177 21.2 2.8% 4.5%
2018 49 15.4 42.9% 0.0% 29 20.9 17.2% 0.0%
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