José Quijada
P | B/T: L/L | 5' 11" 215LBS | Age: 26

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Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2022 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0.1 0 0.00
4 Seasons 2 6 5.31 67 0 1 59.1 88 1.62
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2022 1 0-0 0.00 0.1 0 0.00
4 Seasons 67 2-6 5.31 59.1 88 1.62

Statcast 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% ERA xERA
2019 23 647 70 9 12.9 6.3 89.6 109.5 16.3 40.0 .243 .488 .398 .377 .494 47.1 30.6 18.1 5.76 6.61
2020 24 89 11 1 9.1 5 87.6 106.7 15.2 36.4 .295 .499 .426 .375 .489 36.4 30.0 10.0 7.36 6.28
2021 25 499 56 6 10.7 5.5 86.0 111.5 14.4 33.9 .236 .389 .294 .325 .447 48.2 34.5 13.6 4.56 4.51
2022 26 2 1 0 0 0 99.2 99.2 23.2 100.0 .477 1.186 .000 .675 .675 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 33.85
Player 1237 138 16 11.6 5.8 88.0 111.5 15.4 37.7 .245 .450 .356 .357 .476 47.1 32.0 15.6
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 169.8 12.0 32.9 .246 .409 .317 .316 .370 35.6 22.0 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Quijada relies on 2 pitches.
Slider
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4-Seam Fastball
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Pitch Tracking



Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2019 34.3 18.6 32.9 14.3 37.1 38.6 24.3 2.9 27.1 21.4 24.3 10.0 12.9 6.3
2020 36.4 36.4 27.3 0.0 45.5 27.3 27.3 0.0 18.2 27.3 36.4 9.1 9.1 5.0
2021 39.3 28.6 25.0 7.1 28.6 39.3 32.1 7.1 19.6 23.2 33.9 5.4 10.7 5.5
2022 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0
Player 36.2 24.6 29.0 10.1 34.1 38.4 27.5 4.3 23.2 22.5 29.0 8.7 11.6 5.8
MLB 45.0 22.8 25.1 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.4 3.8 33.2 24.4 24.5 5.7 6.7 4.6
! 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
2022 Slider LAA L 1 81.5 44.0 4.3 11 11.5 1.0 10
2022 4-Seamer LAA L 1 94.0 17.9 -2.7 -18 2.0 -6.2 -76
2021 Changeup LAA L 68 86.4 31.2 -0.6 -2 16.2 1.4 10
2021 4-Seamer LAA L 366 93.6 15.9 0.0 0 6.6 -1.8 -21
2021 Slider LAA L 65 79.6 45.0 2.4 6 11.9 0.0 0
2020 4-Seamer LAA L 61 93.3 17.1 -1.2 -7 3.0 -5.1 -63
2020 Changeup LAA L 10 85.9 25.6 -5.9 -19 10.8 -2.8 -21
2020 Slider LAA L 18 80.7 43.4 1.8 4 8.7 0.0 0
2019 Changeup MIA L 108 85.4 26.1 -4.9 -16 12.2 -2.0 -14
2019 Curveball MIA L 74 80.2 43.9 -7.3 -14 9.5 -1.8 -16
2019 4-Seamer MIA L 465 93.3 16.3 0.2 1 6.6 -1.5 -19
! 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 %
2022 4-Seamer -0.2 0 1 50.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2022 Slider -34.2 0 1 50.0 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .477 1.186 .675 100.0
2021 4-Seamer -1.7 -6 366 73.3 83 .176 .250 .278 34.7 39.8 25.0 .186 .257 .284 45.7
2021 Changeup 3.8 3 68 13.6 14 .429 .786 .579 18.2 14.3 10.0 .429 .916 .561 66.7
2021 Slider -1.4 -1 65 13.0 12 .167 .250 .179 26.9 25.0 15.8 .292 .518 .346 33.3
2020 4-Seamer 4.7 3 61 68.5 13 .400 .700 .469 39.3 38.5 22.7 .289 .564 .381 33.3
2020 Slider -6.4 -1 18 20.2 4 .000 .000 .175 33.3 25.0 14.3 .149 .165 .277 50.0
2020 Changeup 10.5 1 10 11.2 3 .667 .667 .600 0.0 0.0 0.0 .464 .614 .474 33.3
2019 4-Seamer 0.7 3 465 71.9 104 .225 .588 .433 37.9 36.5 23.0 .222 .467 .376 48.8
2019 Changeup 0.3 0 108 16.7 21 .222 .444 .340 31.0 19.0 13.8 .281 .492 .378 35.7
2019 Curveball 1.3 1 74 11.4 16 .333 .667 .438 10.0 12.5 12.5 .310 .597 .392 53.8
! 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 51 93.4 74 13.8 11:00 11:30 -30
2020 Slider 17 80.7 51 10.2 3:30 3:45 -15
2021 Changeup 68 86.4 99 17.5 9:45 9:30 15
2021 4-Seam Fastball 366 93.6 82 16.3 10:45 11:15 -30
2021 Slider 65 79.6 63 13.1 3:45 3:30 15
! Note: This table is showing data from the PITCHER perspective.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2019 141 647 1 -9 8 5 4
2021 109 499 -9 -1 2 3 -5
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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 %
2019 647 47.0 68.1 71.5 24.5 50.0 41.3 57.0 45.0 34.0 7.6 77.6
2020 89 49.4 75.0 72.7 20.0 44.4 31.5 75.0 47.2 33.3 6.7 100.0
2021 499 45.9 68.6 75.2 25.6 50.7 45.5 57.8 45.3 31.4 6.8 85.3
2022 2 50.0 100.0 100.0 0.0 -- 0.0 0.0 50.0 0.0 50.0 100.0
Player 1,237 46.7 68.9 73.1 24.6 50.0 42.2 58.5 45.3 32.9 7.3 82.2
MLB 48.5 66.8 82.0 28.3 58.4 42.6 60.7 47.0 24.6 7.2 76.0
! 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
2019 54 78 52
2021 57 56
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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 10 8.0 2 4 8 2 20.0
2020 25.7 1 0.9 0 0 1 0 0.0
2021 25.0 2 3.3 -1 0 4 0 0.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 10 9 10 6 8 7 9 10 10 8 8 8 5 7 8 10 9 11 5 9 10 6 5 9 8 9 7 6 8 6 10
2020 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
2021 2 2 4 3 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 4 3 2 3 4 4 2 3 3 3 4 4 4 3 4 4 3 3 2 4
! 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 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Fastball Velocity 93.3 93.3 0 93.6 0.3 94 0.4
Offspeed Velocity 85.4 85.9 0.5 86.4 0.5 0 0
Breaking Velocity 80.2 80.7 0.5 79.6 -1.1 81.5 1.9
Exit Velocity 89.6 87.6 -2 86 -1.6 99.2 13.2
Launch Angle 16.3 15.2 -1.1 14.4 -0.8 23.2 8.8
Barrel % 12.9 9.1 -3.8 10.7 1.6 0 -10.7
Hard Hit % 47.1 36.4 -10.7 48.2 11.8 100 51.8
Sweet Spot % 40 36.4 -3.6 33.9 -2.5 100 66.1
xBA .243 .295 0.052 .236 -0.059 .477 0.241
BA .239 .375 0.136 .213 -0.162 0 -0.213
xwOBA .377 .375 -0.002 .325 -0.05 .675 0.35
wOBA .398 .426 0.028 .294 -0.132 0 -0.294
xSLG .488 .499 0.011 .389 -0.11 1.186 0.797
SLG .575 .563 -0.012 .33 -0.233 0 -0.33
K% 30.6 30 -0.6 34.5 4.5 0 -34.5
BB% 18.1 10 -8.1 13.6 3.6 0 -13.6
Swing % 45 47.2 2.2 45.3 -1.9 50 4.7
Whiff% 34 33.3 -0.7 31.4 -1.9 0 -31.4
In Zone % 47 49.4 2.4 45.9 -3.5 50 4.1
Out of Zone % 53 50.6 -2.4 54.1 3.5 50 -4.1
Out of Zone Swing % 24.5 20 -4.5 25.6 5.6 0 -25.6
First Pitch Swing % 26.1 30 3.9 22.9 -7.1 0 -22.9
First Pitch Strike % 57 75 18 57.8 -17.2 0 -57.8
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Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2019 141 .398 79 23 29.1 62 38 61.3
2020 20 .426 8 2 25.0 12 1 8.3
2021 109 .294 64 11 17.2 45 29 64.4
2022 1 .000 0 0 0.0 1 0 0.0

Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2019 151 21.0 0.7% 3.3% 164 25.2 0.0% 18.3%
2020 7 20.4 0.0% 0.0% 34 28.6 0.0% 41.2%
2021 133 20.8 0.8% 3.8% 110 26.3 0.0% 37.3%
2022 0 -- -- -- 1 32.5 0.0% 100.0%

Pitch Distribution