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Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2021 1 7 8.25 17 11 0 52.1 47 1.61
1 Season 1 7 8.25 17 11 0 52.1 47 1.61
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2021 17 1-7 8.25 52.1 47 1.61
1 Season 17 1-7 8.25 52.1 47 1.61

Statcast Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB% ERA xERA
2021 25 982 164 14 8.5 91 116.4 8 31.1 .279 .471 .385 .364 .414 45.7 19.7 10.1 8.26 5.92
982 164 14 8.5 91 116.4 8 31.1 .279 .471 .385 .364 .414 45.7 19.7 10.1
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .242 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.6 22 8.4

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Mejia relies on 5 pitches.
Sinker
(41.9%) ,
Slider
(23.7%) ,
4-Seam Fastball
(16.3%) ,
Changeup
(11.6%) ,
Curveball
(6.5%) ,


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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # # RHB # LHB % MPH PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Spin Ext. Whiff% PutAway%
2021 Sinker 411 156 255 41.9 92.6 107 93 34 20 9 0 5 10 84 .366 .354 .624 .574 .451 .435 92.1 3 2097 6.1 14.7 13.5
2021 Slider 233 178 55 23.7 82.7 57 47 6 3 0 0 3 25 22 .128 .136 .319 .277 .274 .267 86.8 33 2518 6.0 41.7 23.8
2021 4-Seam Fastball 160 51 109 16.3 93.0 33 29 9 3 3 0 3 6 23 .310 .314 .724 .607 .459 .425 96.2 10 2201 6.1 11.9 13.6
2021 Changeup 114 2 112 11.6 87.6 28 28 10 6 2 0 2 2 26 .357 .297 .643 .447 .420 .323 86.7 3 1786 6.1 23.1 7.4
2021 Curveball 64 6 58 6.5 80.3 13 13 1 1 0 0 0 4 9 .077 .142 .077 .181 .068 .143 82.5 4 2512 6.1 10.3 8.2


Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2021 48.2 24.4 22 5.5 43.9 39 17.1 3 34.8 18.3 30.5 4.3 8.5
48.2 24.4 22 5.5 43.9 39 17.1 3 34.8 18.3 30.5 4.3 8.5
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.5 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6

Pitch Movement


How this works: Every pitch is affected by the forces of gravity, which means that every pitch drops on its way from the mound to the plate. These numbers are reported with gravity, which makes them larger and different than other pitch movement numbers you may have seen. Since gravity requires time, and slower pitches aren’t ‘better’ just because they have more time to move, the movement of a pitch is compared to ‘average’ movement by comparing it to other MLB pitch types within +/- 2 MPH and from within +/- 0.5 feet of extension and release.
Vertical Movement (inches) Horizontal Movement (inches)
Year Pitch Team Hand # MPH Inches of Drop vs Avg % vs Avg Inches of Break vs Avg % Break vs Avg
2021 Sinker CLE R 411 92.6 29.8 6.9 30 14.6 -0.3 -2
2021 Changeup CLE R 114 87.6 31.2 1.3 4 12.9 -1.6 -11
2021 4-Seamer CLE R 160 93 22.2 -6.4 -41 7.4 -0.4 -5
2021 Slider CLE R 233 82.7 36.5 -2.6 -7 9.4 1.7 22
2021 Curveball CLE R 64 80.3 54.1 1.9 4 13 4.9 62
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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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 %
2021 Curveball -0.4 0 64 6.5 13 .077 .077 .069 10.3 30.8 8.2 .142 .181 .143 0
2021 Changeup 5.7 7 114 11.6 28 .357 .643 .425 23.1 7.1 7.4 .297 .447 .323 38.5
2021 4-Seamer 1.3 2 160 16.3 33 .31 .724 .489 11.9 18.2 13.6 .314 .607 .426 65.2
2021 Slider 0 0 233 23.7 57 .128 .319 .275 41.7 43.9 23.8 .136 .277 .267 18.2
2021 Sinker 1.4 6 411 41.9 107 .366 .624 .456 14.7 9.3 13.5 .354 .574 .436 54.8
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Spin Direction

Year Pitch Type Pitches MPH Active Spin % Total Movement (In.) Spin-Based Observed Deviation
2021 Changeup 114 87.6 71 14.3 2:00 2:30 -30
2021 Curveball 64 80.3 86 19.6 7:30 7:30 0
2021 4-Seam Fastball 160 93 72 11.6 1:45 1:30 15
2021 Sinker 388 92.6 71 15.3 1:45 2:45 -60
2021 Slider 233 82.7 45 10.4 9:00 9:15 -15
! Note: This table is showing data from the PITCHER perspective.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2021 238 982 7 -9 8 8 14
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Strike % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2021 982 47.7 68.8 86.6 24.5 60.3 41.4 54.2 45.6 20.8 7.2 73.2
982 47.7 68.8 86.6 24.5 60.3 41.4 54.2 45.6 20.8 7.2 73.2
48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 60.6 47 24.6 7.2 76

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% xERA FB Velo FB Spin CB Spin
2021 5 8 10 18 5 61 38 6 6 24 25 14 5 40 24 61
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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 23.6 13 11.9 1 4 5 8 61.5

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2021 13 14 12 11 13 10 12 14 12 11 12 13 9 11 11 14 10 11 11 12 9 12 11 13 12 13 13 12 15 10 13
! 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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Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2021 238 .385 101 3 3.0 137 67 48.9

Pitch Distribution