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Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2021 0 0 6.75 9 0 0 8.0 11 2.38
6 Seasons 4 1 3.94 107 0 0 102.2 135 1.32
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2021 9 0-0 6.75 8.0 11 2.38
6 Seasons 107 4-1 3.94 102.2 135 1.32

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
2016 30 375 53 5 9.4 87.8 112 5.1 22.6 .188 .346 .300 .272 .346 30.2 30.8 9.9 4.50 3.18
2017 31 850 129 7 5.4 89.3 111.7 13.3 31.8 .243 .391 .321 .301 .405 37.5 31.3 6.6 4.38 3.95
2018 32 15 2 0 0 70.4 70.5 -18.4 0 .137 .153 .523 .319 .134 0 0 33.3 0.00 4.39
2019 33 123 20 2 10 92.5 108.1 11.8 25 .256 .497 .294 .335 .467 50 31.3 6.3 2.16 5.13
2020 34 244 33 4 12.1 87.7 112.9 14.8 39.4 .210 .359 .264 .301 .386 36.4 32.3 12.9 1.23 3.85
2021 35 182 26 2 7.7 87.9 108.7 15.7 42.3 .212 .355 .405 .330 .342 30.8 23.9 15.2 6.75 4.70
Player 1789 263 20 7.6 88.8 112.9 11.9 31.2 .225 .381 .317 .301 .388 35.9 30.3 9.2
MLB 6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .243 .403 .317 .313 .364 35.4 22 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Hoyt relies on 4 pitches.
Slider
(64.8%) ,
Sinker
(24.7%) ,
4-Seam Fastball
(8.2%) ,
Changeup
(2.2%) ,


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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 Slider 118 90 28 64.8 84.2 31 28 8 5 3 0 0 10 18 .286 .179 .393 .281 .329 .244 84.5 20 2504 6.3 41.4 28.6
2021 Sinker 45 25 20 24.7 91.2 9 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 .333 .240 .333 .261 .566 .543 89.8 2 2193 6.4 25.0 16.7
2021 4-Seam Fastball 15 12 3 8.2 92.3 4 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 4 .500 .451 .750 1.026 .530 .608 98.0 23 2194 6.5 28.6 0.0
2021 Changeup 4 2 2 2.2 89.4 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 .500 .157 1.000 .177 .621 .144 96.5 -25 1486 6.6 0.0 0.0
2020 Slider 164 125 39 67.2 80.5 48 44 9 4 4 0 1 20 24 .205 .206 .364 .335 .276 .269 89.8 14 2735 6.0 42.4 36.4
2020 4-Seam Fastball 42 26 16 17.2 87.8 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .252 .000 .854 .349 .572 93.5 30 2341 6.1 14.3 0.0
2020 Sinker 34 24 10 13.9 88.9 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .000 .218 .000 .272 .104 .283 76.6 8 2228 6.2 13.3 0.0
2020 Changeup 4 0 4 1.6 84.5 1672 6.2 50.0
! 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 %
2016 54.7 24.5 20.8 0 45.3 37.7 17 1.9 43.4 17 15.1 1.9 9.4
2017 40.3 24.8 29.5 5.4 38.8 41.9 19.4 3.1 26.4 23.3 32.6 7.8 5.4
2018 100 0 0 0 0 50 50 0 100 0 0 0 0
2019 45 25 25 5 30 35 35 0 40 15 25 10 10
2020 45.5 21.2 21.2 12.1 39.4 39.4 21.2 3 36.4 24.2 21.2 3 12.1
2021 38.5 30.8 26.9 3.8 38.5 42.3 19.2 0 30.8 34.6 23.1 3.8 7.7
Player 44.5 24.7 25.9 4.9 39.2 40.3 20.5 2.3 33.1 22.4 25.9 5.7 7.6
MLB 45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.4 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

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 LAA R 45 91.2 23.3 2 9 16.8 2.6 18
2021 Changeup LAA R 4 89.4 30.7 4.8 19 11.5 -1.8 -13
2021 4-Seamer LAA R 15 92.3 18.4 -3.6 -24 8.9 2.6 41
2021 Slider LAA R 118 84.2 36.7 -0.7 -2 0.7 -4.6 -87
2020 4-Seamer MIA R 42 87.8 18.9 -1.2 -7 10.1 4.8 89
2020 Changeup MIA R 4 84.5 30.5 1.6 6 14.2 1.7 14
2020 Slider MIA R 157 80.5 41 -1.3 -3 2.3 -5.2 -69
2020 Sinker MIA R 34 88.9 23.9 0.3 1 16.6 2.7 20
2019 Changeup CLE R 19 89.9 28.4 0.7 2 13.6 -0.3 -2
2019 Sinker CLE R 41 94 22.3 1.5 7 16.3 1.9 13
2019 4-Seamer CLE R 8 93.5 17.3 -2 -13 11.7 4.9 73
2019 Slider CLE R 55 84.3 41.4 3.9 10 4 -0.7 -15
2018 4-Seamer HOU R 9 93 14.2 1.3 8 12.4 5.6 83
2018 Slider HOU R 4 85.5 35.1 -0.3 -1 2 -2.3 -54
2018 Sinker HOU R 1 92.2 17.4 -4.1 -19 16.4 2.2 15
2018 Changeup HOU R 1 86.9 27.8 -1.7 -6 18.6 5.4 41
2017 Changeup HOU R 83 88.6 31.6 5.9 23 13.1 -0.2 -1
2017 Sinker HOU R 49 93.5 22.6 3.8 20 17.7 3.2 22
2017 Slider HOU R 425 84.3 42.7 7.1 20 1.7 -2.5 -60
2017 4-Seamer HOU R 290 93.4 16.1 -2.4 -17 10.9 3.6 50
2016 4-Seamer HOU R 117 94 15.1 -2.3 -18 8.9 0.7 9
2016 Sinker HOU R 21 94.2 17.1 -0.5 -3 14.7 0.1 1
2016 Slider HOU R 187 86.5 37.9 6.6 21 1 -1.3 -56
2016 Changeup HOU R 23 88.8 30.9 5.8 23 8.8 -4.1 -32
! 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 Changeup 42.5 2 4 2.2 2 .5 1 1.075 0 0 0 .157 .177 .143 50
2021 4-Seamer 14.9 2 15 8.2 4 .5 .75 .538 28.6 0 0 .451 1.026 .608 75
2021 Sinker 3.2 1 45 24.7 9 .333 .333 .567 25 11.1 16.7 .24 .261 .542 0
2021 Slider 2.9 3 118 64.8 31 .286 .393 .334 41.4 32.3 28.6 .179 .281 .245 22.2
2020 4-Seamer -1.3 -1 42 17.2 6 0 0 .35 14.3 0 0 .252 .854 .572 33.3
2020 Sinker -6.1 -2 34 13.9 7 0 0 .1 13.3 0 0 .218 .272 .279 0
2020 Slider -1.6 -3 164 67.2 48 .205 .364 .279 42.4 41.7 36.4 .206 .335 .27 45.8
2020 Changeup -0.1 0 4 1.6 50 0
2019 4-Seamer 3.9 0 8 6.5 1 1 1 .9 0 0 0 .418 .45 .376 100
2019 Changeup -2.4 0 19 15.4 5 0 0 .14 14.3 0 0 .251 .284 .329 50
2019 Slider -5 -3 55 44.7 12 0 0 0 56.7 66.7 44.4 .151 .181 .141 25
2019 Sinker 2.8 1 41 33.3 14 .385 1 .579 25 14.3 16.7 .342 .857 .502 54.5
2018 4-Seamer 6.1 1 9 60 3 .5 .5 .533 0 0 0 .137 .153 .323 0
2018 Changeup 10.4 0 1 6.7
2018 Sinker 16.8 0 1 6.7
2018 Slider 0.7 0 4 26.7 100 0
2017 Sinker 2.7 1 49 5.8 12 .4 .5 .446 9.5 8.3 7.7 .32 .369 .362 0
2017 Changeup -2.6 -2 83 9.8 15 .067 .067 .06 50 53.3 27.6 .128 .172 .128 0
2017 4-Seamer 2.1 6 290 34.1 58 .42 .7 .51 8.7 6.9 7.5 .387 .698 .489 54.3
2017 Slider -1.7 -7 425 50 125 .21 .361 .272 49 42.4 31.7 .192 .294 .231 34.8
! 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
2020 4-Seam Fastball 41 87.8 90 19.1 1:30 1:15 15
2020 Sinker 33 88.9 93 20.1 1:15 2:00 -45
2020 Slider 154 80.5 11 3.1 7:45 8:30 -45
2021 4-Seam Fastball 15 92.3 84 16.1 1:15 1:15 0
2021 Sinker 44 91.2 87 19.7 1:15 2:00 -45
2021 Slider 116 84.2 15 2 9:45 9:45 0
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2016 90 371 3 -7 2 1 -2
2017 210 847 -2 -2 -1 3 -2
2019 32 123 -1 -1 0 1 -2
2020 65 253 -4 0 -2 2 -4
2021 46 182 4 1 2 2 9
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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 %
2016 375 41.1 63.6 84.7 38.5 47.1 41.1 61.5 48.8 31.7 6.9 65.4
2017 850 46.3 67.6 75.8 34.3 42.3 41.1 62.6 49.6 36 6.6 73.2
2018 15 33.3 20 100 30 66.7 26.7 66.7 26.7 25 0
2019 123 44.7 56.4 80.6 35.3 33.3 40.7 65.6 44.7 40 5.7 57.1
2020 244 42.2 62.1 73.4 36.9 53.8 37.7 58.1 47.5 35.3 5.3 84.6
2021 182 46.2 61.9 82.7 23.5 17.4 39 50 41.2 37.3 7.1 53.8
Player 1789 44.4 64.4 78.3 34.5 43.1 40.3 60.7 47.8 35.3 6.4 69.6
MLB 48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 60.6 47 24.6 7.2 76
! 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% xERA FB Velo FB Spin CB Spin
2016 71 34
2017 61 51 56 61 70 84 60 7 13 92 80 98 61 61 26
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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 22.5 2 2.2 0 0 2 1 50
2020 23.9 2 1.5 1 2 3 0 0
2021 0 0.7 -1 1 1 0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 2 2 3 2 3 1 2 3 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 3 2 3 2 2 1 2 1 3 2 3 2 3 3 1 3
2020 2 4 1 2 2 0 0 2 0 3 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 3 0 2 1 2 1 4
2021 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 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 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 +/-  
Fastball Velocity 94.1 93.4 -0.7 92.9 -0.5 93.9 1 88.3 -5.6 91.5 3.2
Offspeed Velocity 88.8 88.6 -0.2 86.9 -1.7 89.9 3 84.5 -5.4 89.4 4.9
Breaking Velocity 86.5 84.3 -2.2 85.5 1.2 84.3 -1.2 80.5 -3.8 84.2 3.7
Exit Velocity 87.8 89.3 1.5 70.4 -18.9 92.5 22.1 87.7 -4.8 87.9 0.2
Launch Angle 5.1 13.3 8.2 -18.4 -31.7 11.8 30.2 14.8 3 15.7 0.9
Barrel % 9.4 5.4 -4 0 -5.4 10 10 12.1 2.1 7.7 -4.4
Hard Hit % 30.2 37.5 7.3 0 -37.5 50 50 36.4 -13.6 30.8 -5.6
Sweet Spot % 22.6 31.8 9.2 0 -31.8 25 25 39.4 14.4 42.3 2.9
xBA .188 .243 0.055 .137 -0.106 .256 0.119 .21 -0.046 .212 0.002
BA .203 .262 0.059 .5 0.238 .2 -0.3 .173 -0.027 .324 0.151
xwOBA .272 .301 0.029 .319 0.018 .335 0.016 .301 -0.034 .33 0.029
wOBA .3 .321 0.021 .523 0.202 .294 -0.229 .264 -0.03 .405 0.141
xSLG .346 .391 0.045 .153 -0.238 .497 0.344 .359 -0.138 .355 -0.004
SLG .418 .431 0.013 .5 0.069 .467 -0.033 .308 -0.159 .459 0.151
K% 30.8 31.3 0.5 0 -31.3 31.3 31.3 32.3 1 23.9 -8.4
BB% 9.9 6.6 -3.3 33.3 26.7 6.3 -27 12.9 6.6 15.2 2.3
Swing % 48.8 49.6 0.8 26.7 -22.9 44.7 18 47.5 2.8 41.2 -6.3
Whiff% 31.7 36 4.3 25 -11 40 15 35.3 -4.7 37.3 2
In Zone % 41.1 46.3 5.2 33.3 -13 44.7 11.4 42.2 -2.5 46.2 4
Out of Zone % 58.9 53.7 -5.2 66.7 13 55.3 -11.4 57.8 2.5 53.8 -4
Out of Zone Swing % 38.5 34.3 -4.2 30 -4.3 35.3 5.3 36.9 1.6 23.5 -13.4
First Pitch Swing % 29.7 30.3 0.6 0 -30.3 28.1 28.1 22.6 -5.5 21.7 -0.9
First Pitch Strike % 61.5 62.6 1.1 66.7 4.1 65.6 -1.1 58.1 -7.5 50 -8.1
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Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2016 83 .304 52 14 26.9 31 18 58.1
2017 211 .321 109 30 27.5 102 41 40.2
2018 3 .523 1 1 100.0 2 2 100.0
2019 32 .294 15 2 13.3 17 5 29.4
2020 61 .264 44 26 59.1 17 6 35.3
2021 46 .405 33 8 24.2 13 9 69.2

Pitch Distribution