Jacob Nottingham
C | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 2" 220LBS | Age: 28
Draft: 2013 | Rd: 6, #167, Houston Astros | Redlands (CA) HS
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 7 6 1 2 1 0 .333 .429 .833 1.262
2020 54 48 8 9 4 0 .188 .278 .458 .736
2021 45 40 5 6 3 0 .150 .222 .400 .622
4 Seasons 130 114 16 21 8 0 .184 .277 .421 .698
AVG HR SB OPS
2019 .333 1 0 1.262
2020 .188 4 0 .736
2021 .150 3 0 .622
4 Seasons .184 8 0 .698
MLB Percentile Rankings
Hits Spray Chart

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%
2018 23 110 12 0 0.0 0.0 86.8 103.7 12.7 8.3 .129 .148 .277 .219 .208 25.0 33.3 16.7
2019 24 34 4 0 0.0 0.0 93.6 98.7 29.6 0.0 .139 .252 .504 .238 .236 50.0 28.6 0.0
2020 25 226 28 4 14.3 7.4 87.0 107.4 20.1 28.6 .193 .401 .313 .300 .427 39.3 37.0 9.3
2021 26 185 21 3 14.3 6.7 87.3 108.5 31.4 38.1 .142 .344 .263 .246 .392 33.3 44.4 4.4
Player 555 65 7 10.8 5.4 87.5 108.5 23.0 26.2 .161 .329 .299 .263 .364 35.4 38.5 8.5
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .316 .369 36.3 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
2018 50.0 33.3 8.3 8.3 41.7 41.7 16.7 0.0 41.7 33.3 25.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2019 0.0 75.0 25.0 0.0 0.0 25.0 75.0 0.0 0.0 50.0 25.0 25.0 0.0 0.0
2020 46.4 28.6 14.3 10.7 53.6 28.6 17.9 7.1 35.7 21.4 21.4 0.0 14.3 7.4
2021 19.0 42.9 28.6 9.5 33.3 28.6 38.1 4.8 14.3 52.4 9.5 4.8 14.3 6.7
Player 35.4 36.9 18.5 9.2 41.5 30.8 27.7 4.6 27.7 35.4 18.5 3.1 10.8 5.4
MLB 44.7 23.4 24.9 7.0 37.0 37.6 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 %
2021 4-Seamer -4.8 -4 93 50.3 19 .063 .250 .179 45.8 36.8 20.6 .078 .247 .195 20.0
2021 Sinker -6.6 -2 32 17.3 7 .000 .000 .000 55.6 57.1 66.7 .225 .526 .314 66.7
2021 Changeup 2.2 1 24 13.0 6 .200 .400 .325 80.0 66.7 66.7 .024 .030 .135 0.0
2021 Slider 3.7 1 15 8.1 7 .286 .714 .414 45.5 57.1 50.0 .115 .223 .140 66.7
2021 Cutter 6.6 1 12 6.5 2 1.000 1.000 .800 40.0 0.0 0.0 .791 .927 .724 0.0
2021 Curveball -7.7 0 5 2.7 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 50.0 -- -- .000 --
2021 Sweeper -14.5 0 3 1.6 2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .113 .146 .110 0.0
2021 Slurve 106.8 1 1 0.5 1 1.000 4.000 2.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .920 3.195 1.669 100.0
2020 4-Seamer -3.8 -5 119 52.7 27 .043 .043 .137 42.6 48.1 28.9 .099 .112 .185 50.0
2020 Slider 19.7 6 32 14.2 11 .455 1.091 .641 36.8 36.4 33.3 .339 .751 .451 42.9
2020 Curveball 4.4 1 22 9.7 3 .500 .500 .533 16.7 33.3 16.7 .121 .128 .310 0.0
2020 Cutter -1.9 0 17 7.5 4 .000 .000 .225 55.6 25.0 25.0 .197 .216 .181 0.0
2020 Changeup 9.8 2 16 7.1 4 .333 1.333 .675 33.3 25.0 20.0 .207 .815 .486 50.0
2020 Sinker 4.3 1 16 7.1 4 .250 1.000 .500 11.1 0.0 0.0 .376 1.143 .616 50.0
2020 Sweeper -2.9 0 3 1.3 -- -- -- 100.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2020 Splitter -28.6 0 1 0.4 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .093 .293 .151 0.0
2019 4-Seamer -3.8 -1 14 41.2 4 .000 .000 .175 50.0 50.0 28.6 .004 .012 .179 0.0
2019 Cutter 24.9 1 6 17.6 2 .500 2.000 1.000 50.0 0.0 0.0 .123 .409 .205 50.0
2019 Slider 34.3 2 5 14.7 1 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 0.0 .573 .657 .519 100.0
2019 Splitter 1.3 0 3 8.8 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2019 Sinker 3.6 0 3 8.8 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2019 Changeup 0.1 0 2 5.9 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2019 Curveball -9.2 0 1 2.9 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2018 4-Seamer -0.2 0 38 34.5 11 .222 .333 .323 53.8 54.5 42.9 .089 .113 .198 33.3
2018 Sinker -2.1 -1 36 32.7 6 .250 .250 .383 7.7 0.0 0.0 .266 .292 .406 50.0
2018 Slider -1.0 0 25 22.7 3 .000 .000 .000 40.0 33.3 10.0 .000 .000 .000 0.0
2018 Curveball -11.3 -1 6 5.5 2 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 25.0 .000 .000 .000 0.0
2018 Changeup 6.3 0 3 2.7 2 .500 .500 .450 0.0 0.0 0.0 .361 .392 .341 0.0
2018 Cutter 0.0 0 2 1.8 -- -- -- 100.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2018 24 110 -3 -1 1 1 -2
2020 58 239 3 -3 2 1 3
2021 45 185 -1 -5 0 1 -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 %
2018 110 50.9 57.1 75.0 22.2 41.7 39.1 16.7 40.0 34.1 10.0 90.9
2019 34 47.1 62.5 70.0 16.7 66.7 41.2 0.0 38.2 30.8 5.9 100.0
2020 226 46.9 73.6 74.4 30.8 35.1 44.2 29.6 50.9 38.3 6.2 85.7
2021 185 51.4 70.5 58.2 34.4 35.5 42.7 26.7 53.0 49.0 7.0 76.9
Player 555 49.2 68.5 68.4 29.4 37.3 42.5 24.6 48.6 41.1 7.2 85.0
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.5 58.0 42.6 29.6 47.1 24.8 7.3 76.1
! 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
2018 36 59
2020 43 19
2021 56 19
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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 23.3 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 100.0
2020 24.6 4 3.7 0 0 2 2 50.0
2021 25.4 3 3.0 0 0 3 1 33.3
Player 24.7 8 7.7 0 0 5 4 50.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
2020 4 4 4 3 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 4 2 3 4 4 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 4 4 4 4 4
2021 3 3 4 4 2 2 3 4 1 2 2 2 4 3 3 4 3 3 4 3 4 1 4 4 3 3 4 3 4 2 2
Player 8 8 9 8 7 7 8 9 6 6 6 7 7 7 8 9 7 8 9 8 9 6 9 9 7 7 9 8 9 7 7
! 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 2018 2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-  
Exit Velocity 86.8 93.6 6.8 87.0 -6.6 87.3 0.3
Launch Angle 12.7 29.6 16.9 20.1 -9.5 31.4 11.3
Barrel % 0.0 0.0 0.0 14.3 14.3 14.3 0.0
Hard Hit % 25.0 50.0 25.0 39.3 -10.7 33.3 -6.0
Sweet Spot % 8.3 0.0 -8.3 28.6 28.6 38.1 9.5
xBA .129 .139 0.010 .193 0.054 .142 -0.051
BA .200 .333 0.133 .188 -0.145 .150 -0.038
xwOBA .219 .238 0.019 .300 0.062 .246 -0.054
wOBA .277 .504 0.227 .313 -0.191 .263 -0.050
xSLG .148 .252 0.104 .401 0.149 .344 -0.057
SLG .250 .833 0.583 .458 -0.375 .400 -0.058
K% 33.3 28.6 -4.7 37.0 8.4 44.4 7.4
BB% 16.7 0.0 -16.7 9.3 9.3 4.4 -4.9
Swing % 40.0 38.2 -1.8 50.9 12.7 53.0 2.1
Whiff% 34.1 30.8 -3.3 38.3 7.5 49.0 10.7
In Zone % 50.9 47.1 -3.8 46.9 -0.2 51.4 4.5
Out of Zone % 49.1 52.9 3.8 53.1 0.2 48.6 -4.5
Out of Zone Swing % 22.2 16.7 -5.5 30.8 14.1 34.4 3.6
First Pitch Swing % 16.7 0.0 -16.7 29.6 29.6 26.7 -2.9
First Pitch Strike % 58.3 28.6 -29.7 59.3 30.7 64.4 5.1
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2018 Shifts R 24 2 8.3 .302 .000
2019 Shifts R 7 0 0.0 .504
2020 Shifts R 54 8 14.8 .368 .000
2021 Shifts R 45 9 20.0 .193 .544
! 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