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Jayson Werth
RF | B/T: R/R | 6' 5" 235LBS | Age: 42

Draft: 1997 | Rd: 1, #22, Baltimore Orioles | Glenwood HS (Chatham, IL)
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2017 289 252 35 57 10 29 4 .226 .322 .393 .715
15 Seasons 6366 5484 883 1465 229 799 132 .267 .360 .455 .815
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2017 .226 10 29 4 .715
15 Seasons .267 229 799 132 .815

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 36 1571 253 20 7.9 90 112.7 15.3 35.2 .244 .425 .300 .329 .381 40.7 22.2 10.1
2016 37 2785 392 29 7.4 91.4 114.7 15 31.9 .241 .407 .327 .328 .375 44.6 22.9 11.7
2017 38 1302 184 15 8.2 88.1 112.1 14.2 33.2 .235 .424 .311 .327 .380 40.7 23.9 12.1
5658 829 64 7.7 90.2 114.7 14.9 33.2 .241 .416 .316 .328 .378 42.6 22.9 11.3
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .243 .403 .317 .313 .364 35.4 22 8.4




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2017 Fastballs 826 63.9 170 143 40 26 6 0 8 23 120 .280 .289 .490 .561 .381 .408 90.1 14 11.4 10.7
2017 Breaking 337 26.1 80 75 11 7 2 0 2 33 43 .147 .180 .253 .282 .192 .220 84.5 14 38.1 23.4
2017 Offspeed 129 10.0 36 32 6 3 2 1 0 13 19 .188 .140 .313 .173 .262 .198 83.8 16 41.5 23.2
2016 Fastballs 1845 66.3 367 302 80 44 21 0 15 64 244 .265 .264 .483 .469 .370 .374 93.8 15 17.0 12.3
2016 Breaking 704 25.3 173 163 37 27 5 0 5 60 103 .227 .205 .350 .327 .271 .253 87.3 15 27.0 21.5
2016 Offspeed 233 8.4 66 60 11 8 2 0 1 15 45 .183 .226 .267 .310 .238 .272 87.6 16 29.2 17.9
! 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 %
2015 35.6 23.3 31.2 9.9 33.6 33.6 32.8 2.4 26.9 30.4 22.9 8.7 7.9
2016 41.3 26.5 25.3 6.9 41.1 35.7 23.2 1.3 30.6 28.1 23.5 6.4 7.4
2017 40.2 22.8 25.5 11.4 39.7 37 23.4 3.8 28.8 28.3 23.9 6 8.2
39.3 24.7 27.1 8.8 38.5 35.3 26.2 2.2 29.1 28.8 23.4 7 7.7
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

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 %
2017 N/A 3 0.2 0 0
2017 Splitter -2.8 -1 20 1.5 5 .2 .6 .32 66.7 80 50 .175 .229 .175 100
2017 Knuckleball -3 -1 23 1.8 6 0 0 .117 40 33.3 16.7 .154 .165 .234 33.3
2017 Cutter 0 0 75 5.8 15 .214 .429 .3 17.9 13.3 8.7 .183 .27 .227 16.7
2017 Curveball -3 -3 107 8.2 31 .172 .207 .179 45.2 45.2 35 .163 .209 .176 25
2017 Changeup -2.8 -3 109 8.4 31 .185 .259 .258 36.4 29 18.8 .134 .162 .203 27.8
2017 Slider -0.9 -2 205 15.7 43 .146 .317 .217 35.3 39.5 19.5 .195 .348 .251 25
2017 Sinker 1 2 236 18.1 52 .279 .465 .385 8.3 13.5 12.3 .295 .545 .413 47.2
2017 4-Seamer 0.4 2 515 39.6 103 .291 .512 .41 11.8 13.6 10.4 .303 .616 .434 52.8
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 534 2410 -1 -7 19 6 17
2009 714 3259 -9 3 21 14 30
2010 675 2972 -5 -8 25 16 29
2011 640 2801 -19 -8 13 11 -4
2012 366 1628 -8 -1 13 4 9
2013 529 2245 12 -1 16 9 36
2014 646 2751 -7 3 24 14 34
2015 377 1570 -6 -20 16 5 -5
2016 629 2889 -11 -12 20 11 8
2017 308 1400 -12 -8 8 5 -7
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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 1571 51.8 51.2 82.5 23.4 59.9 42.8 17.2 37.9 24.2 7.6 61.7
2016 2785 51.7 52.8 83.6 22.4 67.9 45.6 12.4 38.1 20.9 8 66.8
2017 1302 50 56.8 85.3 20.2 57.3 43.4 13.5 38.6 21.9 8.1 68.6
5658 51.3 53.3 83.7 22.2 63.3 44.3 14.1 38.2 22 7.9 65.8
48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 29.2 47 24.6 7.2 76

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 70 41 69 72 65 51 72 76 78 26 80 32 30
2016 59 31 45 50 69 61 57 90 89 27 88 57 30
2017 24
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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-  
Exit Velocity 90 91.4 1.4 -3.3 undefined undefined
Launch Angle 15.3 15 -0.3 -0.8 undefined undefined
Barrel % 7.9 7.4 -0.5 0.8 undefined undefined
Hard Hit % 40.7 44.6 3.9 -3.9 undefined undefined
Sweet Spot % 35.2 31.9 -3.3 1.3 undefined undefined
xBA .244 .241 -0.003 -0.006 undefined undefined
BA .221 .244 0.023 -0.018 undefined undefined
xwOBA .329 .328 -0.001 -0.001 undefined undefined
wOBA .3 .327 0.027 -0.016 undefined undefined
xSLG .425 .407 -0.018 0.017 undefined undefined
SLG .384 .417 0.033 -0.024 undefined undefined
K% 22.2 22.9 0.7 1 undefined undefined
BB% 10.1 11.7 1.6 0.4 undefined undefined
Swing % 37.9 38.1 0.2 0.5 undefined undefined
Whiff% 24.2 20.9 -3.3 1 undefined undefined
In Zone % 51.8 51.7 -0.1 -1.7 undefined undefined
Out of Zone % 48.2 48.3 0.1 1.7 undefined undefined
Out of Zone Swing % 23.4 22.4 -1 -2.2 undefined undefined
First Pitch Swing % 17.2 12.4 -4.8 1.1 undefined undefined
First Pitch Strike % 57.7 56.8 -0.9 4.1 undefined undefined
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 583 1 0.2 .315 .691
2017 R 286 7 2.4 .318 .099

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