Jordan Walker
RF | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 6" 250LBS | Age: 22
Draft: 2020 | Rd: 1, #21, St. Louis Cardinals | Decatur HS
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2023 465 420 51 116 16 7 .276 .342 .445 .787
2024 67 58 4 9 0 0 .155 .239 .259 .498
2 Seasons 532 478 55 125 16 7 .262 .329 .423 .752
AVG HR SB OPS
2023 .276 16 7 .787
2024 .155 0 0 .498
2 Seasons .262 16 7 .752
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Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted
Balls
Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit
Velocity
Max EV Launch
Angle
LA Sweet-
Spot %
XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2023 21 1667 318 24 7.5 5.2 89.4 114.3 10.2 33.6 .267 .426 .341 .332 .390 42.5 22.4 8.0
2024 22 251 42 5 11.9 7.5 91.7 113.2 12.8 28.6 .228 .370 .226 .307 .373 40.5 26.9 9.0
Player 1918 360 29 8.1 5.5 89.7 114.3 10.5 33.1 .263 .419 .327 .328 .388 42.2 22.9 8.1
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 36.4 22.2 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
2023 46.9 22.6 25.2 5.3 39.3 36.8 23.9 5.3 33.3 21.4 24.2 7.9 7.5 5.2
2024 50.0 28.6 16.7 4.8 38.1 35.7 26.2 0.0 33.3 26.2 23.8 4.8 11.9 7.5
Player 47.2 23.3 24.2 5.3 39.2 36.7 24.2 4.7 33.3 21.9 24.2 7.5 8.1 5.5
MLB 44.6 23.6 24.8 7.0 37.1 37.5 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 %
2024 4-Seam Fastball -3.0 -2 75 29.9 19 .118 .176 .187 24.4 42.1 34.8 .178 .288 .248 55.6
2024 Slider -0.8 0 45 17.9 11 .250 .375 .323 40.0 18.2 14.3 .285 .491 .451 50.0
2024 Sinker -4.2 -2 39 15.5 10 .111 .111 .160 9.5 20.0 22.2 .190 .233 .237 28.6
2024 Sweeper -1.3 0 36 14.3 8 .143 .143 .200 53.3 37.5 23.1 .104 .216 .203 25.0
2024 Changeup 5.2 1 24 9.6 5 .250 .500 .390 22.2 0.0 0.0 .516 .814 .597 50.0
2024 Cutter 0.3 0 15 6.0 7 .167 .500 .329 18.2 28.6 50.0 .144 .178 .220 25.0
2024 Curveball -10.5 -1 13 5.2 5 .000 .000 .000 25.0 20.0 25.0 .326 .738 .444 25.0
2024 Split-Finger 21.8 0 2 0.8 2 .500 1.000 .625 0.0 0.0 -- .450 .510 .421 50.0
2024 Knuckleball -2.2 0 2 0.8 -- -- -- 100.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2023 4-Seam Fastball 1.7 6 368 22.1 97 .353 .659 .462 20.7 19.6 17.6 .319 .568 .414 54.5
2023 Sinker -0.5 -2 332 19.9 86 .286 .416 .349 15.0 18.6 22.2 .286 .455 .357 42.6
2023 Slider 1.7 5 330 19.8 94 .360 .506 .403 40.7 28.7 27.8 .292 .417 .326 48.4
2023 Cutter -3.6 -6 159 9.5 49 .167 .190 .236 25.0 16.3 22.2 .153 .200 .230 23.5
2023 Changeup -3.2 -5 157 9.4 49 .200 .311 .245 40.7 22.4 25.6 .252 .354 .281 28.6
2023 Curveball -5.3 -7 129 7.7 42 .154 .256 .196 33.8 21.4 20.9 .247 .342 .272 41.9
2023 Sweeper 0.5 1 123 7.4 32 .241 .483 .342 38.8 28.1 19.1 .223 .491 .334 40.0
2023 Split-Finger 5.1 3 55 3.3 13 .182 .364 .300 37.5 30.8 18.2 .189 .305 .282 28.6
2023 Knuckleball -2.2 0 6 0.4 1 .000 .000 .000 33.3 100.0 33.3 -- -- .000 --
2023 Slurve 45.4 1 3 0.2 1 1.000 4.000 2.000 50.0 0.0 0.0 .809 2.527 1.365 100.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2023 465 1,667 2 -16 4 7 -3
2024 67 251 -5 -2 3 0 -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 %
2023 1,667 47.0 72.4 81.3 33.2 48.1 40.9 42.8 51.6 30.0 7.2 80.0
2024 251 49.4 77.4 84.4 29.1 40.5 39.0 44.8 53.0 27.8 7.6 78.9
Player 1,918 47.3 73.1 81.8 32.7 47.3 40.6 43.0 51.8 29.7 7.2 79.9
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 29.7 47.2 24.8 7.3 76.2
! 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
Bat
Speed
Swing
Length
2023 58 72 50 40 64 37 39 52 92 59 46 42 23 22 80 1 97
2024 89 75
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2023 22.2 16 16.1 0 8 12 7 43.8
2024 -- 0 0.1 0 2 0 0 --
Player 22.2 16 16.2 0 10 12 7 43.8

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2023 16 14 11 17 16 14 18 15 17 13 17 20 15 13 18 16 18 13 16 21 14 15 23 18 13 13 18 18 17 18 14
2024 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Player 16 14 11 17 16 14 18 15 17 13 17 20 16 13 18 16 18 13 16 21 14 15 23 19 13 13 18 18 19 18 14
! 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 2023 2024 +/-  
Exit Velocity 89.4 91.7 2.3
Launch Angle 10.2 12.8 2.6
Barrel % 7.5 11.9 4.4
Hard Hit % 42.5 40.5 -2.0
LA Sweet-Spot % 33.6 28.6 -5.0
xBA .267 .228 -0.039
BA .276 .155 -0.121
xwOBA .332 .307 -0.025
wOBA .341 .226 -0.115
xSLG .426 .370 -0.056
SLG .445 .259 -0.186
K% 22.4 26.9 4.5
BB% 8.0 9.0 1.0
Swing % 51.6 53.0 1.4
Whiff% 30.0 27.8 -2.2
In Zone % 47.0 49.4 2.4
Out of Zone % 53.0 50.6 -2.4
Out of Zone Swing % 33.2 29.1 -4.1
First Pitch Swing % 42.8 44.8 2.0
First Pitch Strike % 64.7 61.2 -3.5
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2023 Shades R 456 37 8.1 .331 .476
2024 Shades R 67 0 0.0 .226
! 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 %
2023 380 15.1 48.2% 0.8% 257 18.6 8.6% 0.4%
2024 55 15.4 38.2% 0.0% 44 18.8 11.4% 2.3%
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