JaCoby Jones
OF | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 2" 211LBS | Age: 31
Draft: 2013 | Rd: 3, #87, Pittsburgh Pirates | Louisiana State
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 333 298 39 70 11 7 .235 .310 .430 .740
2020 108 97 19 26 5 1 .268 .333 .515 .848
2021 105 100 9 17 2 2 .170 .210 .250 .460
6 Seasons 1,195 1,093 138 232 32 29 .212 .275 .371 .646
AVG HR SB OPS
2019 .235 11 7 .740
2020 .268 5 1 .848
2021 .170 2 2 .460
6 Seasons .212 32 29 .646
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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%
2016 24 106 16 2 12.5 7.1 93.6 108.5 10.2 25.0 .252 .473 .227 .305 .534 62.5 42.9 0.0
2017 25 593 76 6 7.9 3.9 86.0 107.3 9.1 31.6 .177 .301 .229 .244 .376 35.5 42.2 5.8
2018 26 1772 290 17 5.9 3.6 88.8 112.3 12.7 35.5 .229 .359 .274 .289 .383 35.5 30.4 5.1
2019 27 1306 206 22 10.7 6.6 91.7 112.8 14.1 35.0 .247 .448 .311 .327 .422 47.6 28.2 8.1
2020 28 458 64 7 10.9 6.5 89.5 112.4 11.0 35.9 .240 .425 .358 .321 .432 45.3 31.5 6.5
2021 29 396 58 5 8.6 4.8 89.4 107.3 10.3 41.4 .197 .333 .204 .247 .388 36.2 40.0 4.8
Player 4631 710 59 8.3 4.9 89.6 112.8 12.3 35.2 .226 .382 .279 .294 .402 40.6 32.6 6.0
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .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
2016 43.8 25.0 25.0 6.3 31.3 37.5 31.3 0.0 37.5 12.5 25.0 12.5 12.5 7.1
2017 52.6 22.4 19.7 5.3 43.4 32.9 23.7 7.9 38.2 21.1 19.7 3.9 7.9 3.9
2018 43.8 20.3 27.2 8.6 40.0 38.3 21.4 3.8 34.8 21.0 25.2 8.3 5.9 3.6
2019 41.3 24.8 25.7 8.3 40.8 35.4 23.8 1.9 31.1 23.8 25.2 6.8 10.7 6.6
2020 43.8 21.9 28.1 6.3 37.5 39.1 23.4 3.1 34.4 23.4 20.3 7.8 10.9 6.5
2021 44.8 20.7 31.0 3.4 31.0 39.7 29.3 0.0 39.7 22.4 22.4 6.9 8.6 4.8
Player 44.1 22.1 26.3 7.5 39.4 37.0 23.4 3.2 34.5 22.0 23.9 7.3 8.3 4.9
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.9 7.0 37.0 37.6 25.3 3.9 32.9 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-Seam Fastball -0.8 -1 136 34.3 32 .143 .429 .319 31.8 34.4 25.0 .245 .601 .393 41.2
2021 Slider -4.1 -4 97 24.5 24 .042 .042 .113 46.2 50.0 32.4 .139 .187 .139 33.3
2021 Sinker 0.1 0 52 13.1 16 .267 .267 .269 25.8 25.0 22.2 .220 .303 .256 54.5
2021 Curveball 1.0 0 45 11.4 13 .231 .231 .208 50.0 61.5 53.3 .180 .211 .171 40.0
2021 Changeup -1.7 -1 39 9.8 14 .214 .214 .193 30.8 28.6 36.4 .193 .224 .186 10.0
2021 Cutter 3.6 1 16 4.0 4 .500 .500 .450 38.5 25.0 25.0 .299 .385 .294 33.3
2021 Sweeper -6.1 -1 9 2.3 2 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 66.7 -- -- .000 --
2021 Split-Finger -12.1 0 2 0.5 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2020 4-Seam Fastball 3.3 5 153 33.4 32 .400 .880 .570 31.5 28.1 25.0 .279 .554 .425 68.8
2020 Slider -0.3 0 103 22.5 32 .200 .267 .263 36.0 31.3 27.8 .182 .258 .224 25.0
2020 Sinker 2.4 1 58 12.7 14 .429 .786 .514 12.0 21.4 23.1 .343 .722 .443 54.5
2020 Curveball -1.4 -1 49 10.7 9 .125 .250 .217 61.1 77.8 36.8 .046 .090 .129 100.0
2020 Cutter -4.0 -2 45 9.8 7 .000 .000 .000 36.8 14.3 10.0 .199 .234 .204 33.3
2020 Changeup 1.7 1 35 7.6 9 .222 .667 .361 26.7 33.3 18.8 .230 .523 .316 50.0
2020 Sweeper 0.3 0 9 2.0 3 .333 .333 .300 40.0 33.3 16.7 .329 .379 .315 0.0
2020 Split-Finger -5.6 0 4 0.9 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 0.0 0.0 .873 .921 .799 0.0
2019 4-Seam Fastball -0.2 -1 475 36.4 121 .283 .462 .374 21.2 27.3 21.3 .253 .497 .358 57.5
2019 Slider 0.6 2 273 20.9 62 .169 .441 .316 31.1 25.8 17.6 .202 .404 .272 34.9
2019 Sinker 0.7 1 171 13.1 47 .349 .488 .405 12.0 17.0 21.1 .349 .481 .378 47.2
2019 Curveball -2.6 -4 153 11.7 34 .097 .129 .151 41.9 47.1 32.7 .156 .182 .194 20.0
2019 Changeup -1.5 -2 102 7.8 30 .179 .393 .268 30.6 33.3 27.8 .247 .510 .338 44.4
2019 Cutter -0.2 0 83 6.4 29 .240 .600 .371 31.7 27.6 30.8 .247 .567 .364 55.6
2019 Sweeper -1.8 0 22 1.7 3 .000 .000 .233 62.5 33.3 20.0 .220 .251 .367 100.0
2019 Split-Finger -6.3 -1 20 1.5 3 .000 .000 .000 55.6 66.7 20.0 .200 .212 .180 100.0
2019 Slurve 10.1 1 6 0.5 1 1.000 2.000 1.250 0.0 0.0 0.0 .893 1.291 .917 100.0
2018 4-Seam Fastball -2.2 -14 657 37.1 152 .148 .333 .264 30.7 40.1 29.8 .198 .338 .280 44.6
2018 Slider -0.2 -1 340 19.2 101 .211 .368 .263 36.6 30.7 24.6 .202 .321 .264 29.2
2018 Sinker -0.8 -3 309 17.4 81 .253 .400 .306 17.9 12.3 14.5 .307 .450 .350 43.9
2018 Curveball -1.4 -3 182 10.3 47 .220 .317 .277 41.3 36.2 27.4 .168 .212 .226 20.0
2018 Changeup -0.6 -1 142 8.0 43 .244 .415 .321 35.6 27.9 24.5 .276 .452 .329 37.9
2018 Cutter 1.0 1 85 4.8 25 .333 .542 .424 15.7 12.0 16.7 .330 .534 .383 28.6
2018 Split-Finger 1.4 0 19 1.1 5 .400 .400 .360 38.5 40.0 22.2 .363 .416 .339 0.0
2018 Slurve -3.1 0 15 0.8 5 .000 .000 .180 55.6 60.0 25.0 .023 .026 .026 0.0
2018 Sweeper -6.1 -1 10 0.6 5 .200 .200 .180 40.0 40.0 40.0 .203 .262 .207 0.0
2018 Knuckleball -10.9 -1 6 0.3 2 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 25.0 .031 .034 .040 0.0
2018 Screwball -5.2 0 4 0.2 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .129 .156 .119 0.0
2017 4-Seam Fastball -1.7 -3 185 31.2 41 .132 .289 .219 37.5 58.5 33.8 .148 .317 .231 50.0
2017 Slider -2.6 -3 134 22.6 35 .147 .176 .159 38.5 40.0 25.9 .180 .302 .217 30.0
2017 Sinker -2.2 -3 119 20.1 33 .138 .241 .227 40.0 39.4 41.9 .160 .314 .258 25.0
2017 Changeup -0.7 0 58 9.8 16 .214 .286 .278 50.0 43.8 33.3 .241 .273 .283 42.9
2017 Curveball -5.8 -3 47 7.9 13 .167 .167 .192 45.5 30.8 25.0 .247 .307 .273 37.5
2017 Cutter 4.4 1 24 4.0 8 .333 .333 .400 11.1 0.0 0.0 .117 .135 .256 16.7
2017 Slurve 15.8 2 11 1.9 4 .500 1.250 .725 50.0 50.0 50.0 .241 .554 .320 100.0
2017 Knuckleball -0.2 0 6 1.0 2 .500 .500 .450 0.0 0.0 0.0 .196 .218 .180 50.0
2017 Split-Finger -4.9 0 4 0.7 1 .000 .000 .000 33.3 0.0 0.0 .120 .138 .108 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2016 28 106 -2 0 -1 0 -3
2017 153 588 -8 -7 3 2 -10
2018 467 1,770 -15 -19 4 8 -22
2019 330 1,305 -4 -10 4 5 -5
2020 108 458 3 -4 2 3 4
2021 105 396 -2 -6 2 0 -5
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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 %
2016 106 49.1 71.2 62.2 42.6 47.8 30.2 53.6 56.6 41.7 6.6 85.7
2017 593 52.2 65.5 67.7 30.2 42.4 45.6 42.9 48.6 39.2 5.6 63.6
2018 1,772 48.6 68.9 78.8 35.2 50.0 42.6 38.1 51.5 30.6 6.7 77.3
2019 1,306 48.2 65.3 83.9 30.0 50.7 41.4 30.9 47.0 26.1 7.5 68.4
2020 458 46.9 58.1 75.2 26.3 46.9 40.2 16.7 41.3 33.3 6.1 67.9
2021 396 53.8 65.3 69.8 37.2 50.0 48.5 33.3 52.3 36.7 6.3 60.0
Player 4,631 49.3 66.1 77.2 32.5 49.0 42.6 34.7 49.0 31.5 6.7 71.0
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
2016 64 85
2017 55 92
2018 13 18 19 25 9 26 37 48 87 40 5 10 10 11 93 91
2019 87 81 53
2020 89 56 72 28
2021 47 61 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 %
2016 -- 0 1.0 -1 1 1 0 --
2017 19.8 3 4.4 -1 1 4 2 66.7
2018 20.0 11 10.0 1 5 9 2 18.2
2019 20.2 11 14.4 -3 3 11 7 63.6
2020 20.6 5 3.9 1 1 4 1 20.0
2021 21.7 2 1.9 0 2 1 1 50.0
Player 20.3 32 35.6 -4 13 30 13 40.6

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 0 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 0
2017 3 4 5 4 4 3 5 4 3 3 3 5 5 5 3 5 3 3 5 3 6 6 7 5 5 4 3 6 6 5 3
2018 11 12 7 11 11 10 10 7 10 7 10 11 11 9 10 11 8 10 10 11 11 12 13 10 6 10 10 11 11 11 9
2019 11 16 11 14 13 14 15 16 10 10 13 13 19 14 14 16 14 13 12 12 16 15 19 17 17 14 10 17 19 16 12
2020 5 5 3 4 3 5 5 4 2 2 3 4 5 3 4 4 5 4 4 5 4 5 5 5 4 4 3 4 5 3 2
2021 2 2 3 2 3 2 2 2 2 1 1 2 2 2 2 3 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 2 2 2 2 1
Player 32 40 30 37 35 35 38 34 27 24 31 36 43 34 34 40 31 33 34 34 40 41 48 40 34 34 29 42 44 38 27
! 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 2016 2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-  
Exit Velocity 93.6 86.0 -7.6 88.8 2.8 91.7 2.9 89.5 -2.2 89.4 -0.1
Launch Angle 10.2 9.1 -1.1 12.7 3.6 14.1 1.4 11.0 -3.1 10.3 -0.7
Barrel % 12.5 7.9 -4.6 5.9 -2.0 10.7 4.8 10.9 0.2 8.6 -2.3
Hard Hit % 62.5 35.5 -27.0 35.5 0.0 47.6 12.1 45.3 -2.3 36.2 -9.1
Sweet Spot % 25.0 31.6 6.6 35.5 3.9 35.0 -0.5 35.9 0.9 41.4 5.5
xBA .252 .177 -0.075 .229 0.052 .247 0.018 .240 -0.007 .197 -0.043
BA .214 .170 -0.044 .207 0.037 .235 0.028 .268 0.033 .170 -0.098
xwOBA .305 .244 -0.061 .289 0.045 .327 0.038 .321 -0.006 .247 -0.074
wOBA .227 .229 0.002 .274 0.045 .311 0.037 .358 0.047 .204 -0.154
xSLG .473 .301 -0.172 .359 0.058 .448 0.089 .425 -0.023 .333 -0.092
SLG .321 .270 -0.051 .364 0.094 .430 0.066 .515 0.085 .250 -0.265
K% 42.9 42.2 -0.7 30.4 -11.8 28.2 -2.2 31.5 3.3 40.0 8.5
BB% 0.0 5.8 5.8 5.1 -0.7 8.1 3.0 6.5 -1.6 4.8 -1.7
Swing % 56.6 48.6 -8.0 51.5 2.9 47.0 -4.5 41.3 -5.7 52.3 11.0
Whiff% 41.7 39.2 -2.5 30.6 -8.6 26.1 -4.5 33.3 7.2 36.7 3.4
In Zone % 49.1 52.2 3.1 48.6 -3.6 48.2 -0.4 46.9 -1.3 53.8 6.9
Out of Zone % 50.9 47.8 -3.1 51.4 3.6 51.8 0.4 53.1 1.3 46.2 -6.9
Out of Zone Swing % 42.6 30.2 -12.4 35.2 5.0 30.0 -5.2 26.3 -3.7 37.2 10.9
First Pitch Swing % 53.6 42.9 -10.7 38.1 -4.8 30.9 -7.2 16.7 -14.2 33.3 16.6
First Pitch Strike % 71.4 68.8 -2.6 66.0 -2.8 67.3 1.3 59.3 -8.0 63.8 4.5
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2016 Shifts R 28 0 0.0 .227
2017 Shifts R 154 6 3.9 .238 .000
2018 Shifts R 467 39 8.4 .262 .407
2019 Shifts R 328 37 11.3 .294 .433
2020 Shifts R 108 18 16.7 .365 .324
2021 Shifts R 105 14 13.3 .218 .112
! 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 %
2016 30 19.1 36.7% 0.0% 13 24.3 7.7% 7.7%
2017 137 16.8 32.1% 2.2% 111 22.2 0.9% 6.3%
2018 489 16.4 36.2% 1.2% 251 22.3 3.6% 7.6%
2019 437 15.9 37.5% 1.4% 144 22.2 1.4% 11.8%
2020 145 17.1 23.4% 0.0% 95 22.3 2.1% 9.5%
2021 112 16.8 23.2% 0.0% 51 23.3 0.0% 3.9%
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