Josh Jung
3B | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 2" 214LBS | Age: 26
Draft: 2019 | Rd: 1, #8, Texas Rangers | Texas Tech
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 102 98 9 20 5 2 .204 .235 .418 .653
2023 515 478 75 127 23 1 .266 .315 .467 .782
2024 19 17 5 7 2 1 .412 .474 .941 1.415
3 Seasons 636 593 89 154 30 4 .260 .307 .472 .779
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .204 5 2 .653
2023 .266 23 1 .782
2024 .412 2 1 1.415
3 Seasons .260 30 4 .779
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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
LA Sweet-
Spot %
XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2022 24 394 59 6 10.2 5.9 85.5 108.3 14.3 40.7 .225 .403 .280 .287 .450 32.2 38.2 3.9
2023 25 1976 329 39 11.9 7.6 91.8 110.0 15.0 41.9 .260 .482 .334 .337 .453 47.4 29.3 5.8
2024 26 89 13 2 15.4 10.5 86.6 105.4 11.5 38.5 .289 .574 .579 .397 .475 46.2 21.1 10.5
Player 2459 401 47 11.7 7.4 90.7 110.0 14.8 41.6 .255 .472 .333 .331 .454 45.1 30.5 5.7
MLB 7.0 4.8 88.5 122.4 12.3 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .369 36.5 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
2022 42.4 25.4 25.4 6.8 47.5 33.9 18.6 5.1 32.2 18.6 27.1 6.8 10.2 5.9
2023 37.4 29.5 29.5 3.6 36.8 39.2 24.0 1.8 25.5 25.5 27.1 7.9 11.9 7.6
2024 46.2 30.8 23.1 0.0 46.2 30.8 23.1 7.7 30.8 7.7 30.8 7.7 15.4 10.5
Player 38.4 28.9 28.7 4.0 38.7 38.2 23.2 2.5 26.7 23.9 27.2 7.7 11.7 7.4
MLB 44.5 23.6 24.8 7.0 37.1 37.5 25.3 3.9 32.7 24.8 24.4 5.8 7.0 4.8
! 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 0.8 0 34 38.2 7 .500 1.000 .636 30.0 14.3 6.7 .235 .376 .325 60.0
2024 Sinker -9.5 -2 21 23.6 5 .200 .200 .180 23.1 20.0 25.0 .267 .283 .241 0.0
2024 Curveball 17.9 2 11 12.4 3 .500 2.000 .900 60.0 33.3 20.0 .443 1.754 .826 100.0
2024 Changeup 27.0 2 8 9.0 2 .500 2.000 1.000 33.3 0.0 0.0 .321 .908 .497 50.0
2024 Slider 0.7 0 8 9.0 1 .000 .000 .000 33.3 100.0 20.0 -- -- .000 --
2024 Sweeper 16.1 1 5 5.6 1 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 -- .640 .755 .615 100.0
2024 Split-Finger -6.5 0 1 1.1 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2024 Cutter -3.3 0 1 1.1 -- -- -- 100.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2023 4-Seam Fastball 0.9 5 587 29.7 131 .292 .567 .405 27.9 34.4 22.1 .280 .545 .374 64.0
2023 Slider -1.6 -8 480 24.3 120 .193 .254 .230 38.5 30.0 22.4 .220 .344 .257 34.2
2023 Sinker -0.1 0 316 16.0 91 .325 .481 .395 18.3 19.8 24.3 .253 .410 .341 51.7
2023 Curveball 4.2 7 157 7.9 44 .341 .773 .464 31.8 27.3 19.4 .323 .702 .425 53.1
2023 Changeup -1.2 -2 139 7.0 44 .293 .341 .316 33.3 34.1 28.3 .319 .449 .357 38.5
2023 Cutter -1.4 -2 129 6.5 35 .212 .455 .303 21.9 25.7 27.3 .238 .555 .349 41.7
2023 Sweeper 2.9 3 119 6.0 33 .212 .636 .345 30.6 36.4 26.1 .228 .660 .362 42.9
2023 Split-Finger 10.2 4 35 1.8 10 .333 .444 .465 31.8 30.0 14.3 .225 .331 .286 33.3
2023 Slurve -17.4 -1 4 0.2 2 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 50.0 .052 .063 .048 0.0
2022 4-Seam Fastball -0.2 0 115 29.2 30 .259 .667 .412 24.1 36.7 25.6 .299 .703 .453 50.0
2022 Slider -0.2 0 88 22.3 22 .136 .409 .223 39.5 45.5 38.5 .138 .304 .188 33.3
2022 Sinker -2.7 -1 54 13.7 15 .214 .214 .227 8.3 26.7 40.0 .274 .314 .291 10.0
2022 Curveball 1.4 1 41 10.4 10 .300 .400 .305 50.0 50.0 29.4 .285 .350 .280 40.0
2022 Changeup 3.5 1 35 8.9 12 .250 .500 .317 38.9 33.3 30.8 .160 .236 .175 12.5
2022 Cutter -4.2 -1 32 8.1 7 .143 .143 .129 14.3 14.3 14.3 .289 .354 .281 50.0
2022 Sweeper -6.6 -2 25 6.3 5 .000 .000 .000 50.0 60.0 42.9 .063 .132 .080 0.0
2022 Split-Finger -2.3 0 4 1.0 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 33.3 -- -- .000 --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2022 102 394 2 -7 1 1 -3
2023 585 2,241 11 -23 9 7 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 %
2022 394 45.9 61.9 80.4 34.3 52.1 44.4 34.3 47.0 30.8 8.1 68.8
2023 1,976 47.6 72.7 79.4 32.9 52.1 41.1 40.8 51.8 29.7 7.4 77.4
2024 89 48.3 76.7 72.7 30.4 57.1 34.8 47.4 52.8 31.9 9.0 100.0
Player 2,459 47.4 71.2 79.3 33.0 52.2 41.4 39.9 51.1 29.9 7.6 76.9
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 29.8 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
2022 43 43 29
2023 65 59 82 82 27 73 77 87 58 82 14 16 23 24 36 91 42
2024 18 32
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Expected Home Runs

Adjusted

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2022 21.6 5 4.3 1 2 4 2 40.0
2023 21.4 26 22.9 3 8 21 7 26.9
2024 21.6 2 2.0 0 0 1 1 50.0
Player 21.4 33 29.2 4 10 26 10 30.3
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Expected Home Runs by Park

Adjusted

Year HR
2022 5 4 6 3 4 5 5 4 2 3 3 5 5 5 4 4 3 4 4 4 4 5 7 4 3 3 5 6 6 4 4
2023 26 21 14 26 24 23 27 20 22 16 20 25 24 20 28 25 27 20 23 30 23 23 32 29 19 17 24 25 24 21 16
2024 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Player 33 26 22 31 30 30 34 26 26 21 25 32 31 27 34 31 32 26 29 36 29 30 41 35 24 22 31 33 32 27 22
Note: xHR tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. The "Adjusted" view here accounts for different wall heights, distances and environmental effects using Statcast Park Factor data.
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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2022 2023 +/-   2024 +/-  
Exit Velocity 85.5 91.8 6.3 86.6 -5.2
Launch Angle 14.3 15.0 0.7 11.5 -3.5
Barrel % 10.2 11.9 1.7 15.4 3.5
Hard Hit % 32.2 47.4 15.2 46.2 -1.2
LA Sweet-Spot % 40.7 41.9 1.2 38.5 -3.4
xBA .225 .260 0.035 .289 0.029
BA .204 .266 0.062 .412 0.146
xwOBA .287 .337 0.050 .397 0.060
wOBA .280 .334 0.054 .579 0.245
xSLG .403 .482 0.079 .574 0.092
SLG .418 .467 0.049 .941 0.474
K% 38.2 29.3 -8.9 21.1 -8.2
BB% 3.9 5.8 1.9 10.5 4.7
Swing % 47.0 51.8 4.8 52.8 1.0
Whiff% 30.8 29.7 -1.1 31.9 2.2
In Zone % 45.9 47.6 1.7 48.3 0.7
Out of Zone % 54.1 52.4 -1.7 51.7 -0.7
Out of Zone Swing % 34.3 32.9 -1.4 30.4 -2.5
First Pitch Swing % 34.3 40.8 6.5 47.4 6.6
First Pitch Strike % 66.7 66.8 0.1 63.2 -3.6
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2022 Shifts R 102 37 36.3 .281 .279
2023 Shades R 514 27 5.3 .334 .342
2024 Shades R 19 1 5.3 .562 .884
! 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 %
2022 128 20.9 0.0% 5.5% 53 25.4 0.0% 18.9%
2023 414 15.3 42.3% 0.2% 349 19.4 4.0% 2.0%
2024 16 15.5 43.8% 0.0% 13 19.3 0.0% 0.0%
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