Kevin Plawecki
C | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 208LBS | Age: 31

Draft: 2012 | Rd: C-A, #35, New York Mets | Purdue

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 186 168 15 37 1 13 0 .220 .286 .286 .572
8 Seasons 1426 1268 119 298 22 137 2 .235 .313 .341 .654
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .220 1 13 0 .572
8 Seasons .235 22 137 2 .654

Statcast Batting 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%
2015 24 956 177 6 3.4 2.3 88.7 112.8 9.7 33.9 .225 .325 .252 .267 .318 32.2 23.3 6.6
2016 25 568 99 2 2.0 1.3 84.9 107.8 3.9 25.3 .177 .241 .255 .240 .242 24.2 21.9 11.3
2017 26 479 84 3 3.6 2.5 87.1 110.5 8.8 33.3 .275 .422 .331 .348 .355 33.3 14.4 11.9
2018 27 1068 175 8 4.6 2.9 86.9 111.6 11.5 26.9 .220 .351 .302 .303 .338 36.0 23.5 10.1
2019 28 650 128 6 4.7 3.4 85.6 109.4 15.3 26.6 .221 .358 .273 .284 .305 32.0 17.8 6.9
2020 29 324 68 3 4.4 3.4 88.9 106.6 12.7 33.8 .269 .386 .373 .315 .340 30.9 15.7 5.6
2021 30 622 132 8 6.1 4.6 87.3 110.1 13.4 34.1 .258 .428 .325 .327 .349 34.8 15.0 6.9
2022 31 698 138 0 0.0 0.0 89.3 109.2 11.4 28.3 .228 .299 .259 .268 .281 37.7 17.2 7.5
Player 5365 1001 36 3.6 2.5 87.4 112.8 11.0 30.1 .230 .346 .288 .290 .316 33.2 19.5 8.3
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.4 12.1 33.0 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 35.8 22.1 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, 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
2015 47.5 19.2 26.6 6.8 36.7 37.3 26.0 3.4 36.7 26.0 26.6 2.8 3.4 2.3
2016 56.6 10.1 24.2 9.1 42.4 31.3 25.3 6.1 50.5 22.2 13.1 3.0 2.0 1.3
2017 48.8 17.9 26.2 7.1 34.5 48.8 16.7 2.4 40.5 19.0 29.8 4.8 3.6 2.5
2018 48.0 24.0 20.6 7.4 38.3 42.9 18.3 5.1 32.0 28.0 20.6 6.9 4.6 2.9
2019 42.2 23.4 20.3 14.1 40.6 35.9 23.4 4.7 32.8 29.7 24.2 3.9 4.7 3.4
2020 44.1 19.1 26.5 10.3 27.9 42.6 29.4 4.4 33.8 25.0 30.9 1.5 4.4 3.4
2021 40.2 25.0 25.8 9.1 34.1 34.8 31.1 5.3 31.1 28.0 22.7 6.8 6.1 4.6
2022 47.8 21.0 25.4 5.8 37.7 40.6 21.7 2.2 36.2 27.5 26.8 6.5 0.0 0.0
Player 46.8 20.6 24.2 8.5 37.1 39.0 23.8 4.2 36.1 26.3 24.0 4.8 3.6 2.5
MLB 44.9 23.1 25.0 7.1 36.8 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.0 24.6 24.4 5.7 6.7 4.6
! 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 %
2022 4-Seamer -2.1 -5 264 37.8 78 .229 .257 .256 15.2 15.4 19.4 .219 .287 .262 37.3
2022 Slider 0.5 1 148 21.2 39 .189 .243 .215 27.7 20.5 16.0 .238 .299 .255 31.0
2022 Sinker -1.7 -2 97 13.9 29 .227 .318 .336 10.6 6.9 10.0 .260 .341 .354 52.4
2022 Changeup -0.9 -1 66 9.5 12 .182 .273 .238 40.0 25.0 12.0 .127 .157 .170 12.5
2022 Curveball -0.2 0 60 8.6 6 .167 .167 .150 33.3 33.3 10.5 .166 .240 .175 50.0
2022 Cutter 0.1 0 56 8.0 19 .263 .316 .269 12.1 21.1 26.7 .289 .383 .288 40.0
2022 N/A 21.4 1 5 0.7 2 .500 2.000 1.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .282 .587 .366 50.0
2022 Splitter -2.6 0 2 0.3 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 50.0 -- -- .000 --
2021 4-Seamer -1.2 -3 240 38.6 75 .254 .358 .319 13.2 17.3 24.5 .254 .475 .343 38.2
2021 Slider 0.6 1 133 21.4 32 .367 .400 .364 28.1 21.9 12.5 .188 .242 .216 26.1
2021 Sinker 0.1 0 79 12.7 21 .316 .474 .376 6.5 9.5 15.4 .340 .538 .407 52.9
2021 Cutter -0.2 0 64 10.3 16 .333 .533 .394 11.8 12.5 15.4 .378 .628 .448 38.5
2021 Changeup 0.1 0 61 9.8 19 .176 .235 .234 25.0 5.3 5.3 .227 .315 .285 12.5
2021 Curveball 0.2 0 43 6.9 9 .375 .500 .417 12.5 11.1 8.3 .243 .382 .315 28.6
2021 Splitter -10.7 0 2 0.3 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .006 .010 .006 100.0
2020 4-Seamer 1.8 2 126 38.9 36 .353 .588 .443 3.2 8.3 13.6 .283 .438 .329 29.0
2020 Sinker -2.6 -2 75 23.1 19 .118 .118 .168 21.6 26.3 26.3 .126 .149 .182 33.3
2020 Slider 3.6 2 60 18.5 13 .364 .455 .412 37.5 30.8 20.0 .300 .510 .397 42.9
2020 Curveball 1.1 0 29 9.0 5 .200 .200 .180 14.3 20.0 12.5 .265 .289 .242 25.0
2020 Changeup 8.7 2 19 5.9 7 .667 .833 .664 18.2 0.0 0.0 .421 .575 .469 33.3
2020 Cutter 16.2 2 13 4.0 8 .625 .625 .563 0.0 0.0 -- .396 .465 .384 25.0
2020 Splitter -4.7 0 2 0.6 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
2019 4-Seamer -2.1 -6 274 42.2 71 .213 .377 .317 13.3 15.5 16.9 .220 .414 .321 35.3
2019 Slider -1.4 -1 107 16.5 26 .200 .200 .200 41.7 34.6 27.3 .177 .213 .189 25.0
2019 Sinker -0.8 -1 103 15.8 33 .290 .452 .370 9.1 15.2 19.2 .241 .364 .285 30.8
2019 Curveball -1.1 -1 69 10.6 14 .083 .083 .164 14.8 14.3 6.5 .224 .410 .328 30.0
2019 Changeup -0.5 0 55 8.5 19 .167 .222 .197 23.3 5.3 6.3 .218 .318 .254 35.3
2019 Cutter 0.7 0 41 6.3 11 .364 .636 .423 27.8 27.3 25.0 .268 .370 .271 25.0
2019 Splitter 0.0 0 1 0.2 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2018 4-Seamer 0.5 2 366 34.3 91 .200 .412 .310 19.6 23.1 19.3 .239 .464 .345 39.0
2018 Slider -2.1 -4 207 19.4 56 .104 .208 .224 33.7 33.9 22.6 .135 .177 .211 29.0
2018 Sinker -0.2 0 202 18.9 56 .289 .378 .388 9.4 10.7 14.3 .244 .300 .330 28.2
2018 Curveball 0.9 1 108 10.1 23 .200 .400 .311 33.3 30.4 21.2 .204 .378 .306 61.5
2018 Changeup -2.5 -2 85 8.0 24 .182 .318 .252 36.0 29.2 21.2 .292 .367 .319 26.7
2018 Cutter 3.4 2 58 5.4 17 .375 .688 .518 17.2 23.5 23.5 .271 .446 .329 58.3
2018 Splitter 7.5 1 10 0.9 1 .000 .000 .900 40.0 0.0 0.0 .044 .044 .062 0.0
2018 Knuckleball -11.4 -1 7 0.7 2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .110 .147 .114 0.0
2017 4-Seamer -1.1 -2 139 29.0 31 .320 .400 .419 15.1 6.5 4.9 .318 .484 .412 52.2
2017 Sinker 2.3 3 126 26.3 40 .243 .351 .314 12.7 10.0 12.5 .265 .380 .309 27.3
2017 Slider -1.4 -1 96 20.0 19 .188 .250 .271 34.2 15.8 7.7 .245 .289 .305 23.1
2017 Curveball 3.0 1 39 8.1 8 .286 .714 .450 36.4 25.0 14.3 .278 .621 .407 40.0
2017 Cutter -3.1 -1 29 6.1 5 .000 .000 .140 37.5 40.0 33.3 .037 .042 .204 0.0
2017 Changeup 0.3 0 28 5.8 6 .200 .200 .267 41.7 16.7 10.0 .197 .234 .273 25.0
2017 Knuckleball 9.0 1 13 2.7 3 .333 1.333 .667 12.5 33.3 16.7 .327 1.228 .615 50.0
2017 Splitter 10.3 1 7 1.5 4 .500 .750 .538 25.0 50.0 100.0 .450 .514 .424 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2015 254 938 -2 -10 2 3 -7
2016 149 560 -1 -10 4 3 -5
2017 116 478 2 -6 3 3 2
2018 271 1,046 -3 -14 9 5 -3
2019 174 650 -3 -14 5 3 -9
2020 89 324 0 4 2 1 6
2021 181 650 -3 -8 4 4 -3
2022 186 698 -5 -11 6 4 -6
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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 956 55.8 59.7 86.8 26.3 46.8 41.3 23.6 44.9 23.1 9.6 69.6
2016 568 48.8 65.3 86.7 29.6 64.0 47.7 29.1 47.0 20.2 8.1 78.3
2017 479 49.8 68.5 84.0 25.8 62.9 44.1 19.7 47.0 21.8 6.3 80.0
2018 1,068 50.2 64.6 85.5 25.3 51.5 41.5 25.3 44.9 23.5 8.0 76.2
2019 650 50.5 68.9 86.7 23.9 63.6 40.6 27.0 46.6 19.1 8.6 80.4
2020 324 48.5 65.6 94.2 28.7 62.5 42.9 20.2 46.6 15.9 6.5 61.9
2021 622 51.8 66.5 88.8 24.7 68.9 45.5 24.3 46.3 16.3 9.2 70.2
2022 698 49.9 64.9 87.2 28.6 62.0 42.7 22.6 46.7 19.9 9.5 71.2
Player 5,365 51.1 64.9 87.0 26.4 58.8 43.0 24.4 46.0 20.6 8.5 73.7
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 29.5 47.1 24.7 7.2 76.1
! 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
2015 91 53
2016 57 42
2017 78 30
2018 82 30
2019 66 33
2020 37 20
2021 71 22
2022 51 7
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2016 19.8 1 2.0 -1 2 1 1 100.0
2017 21.9 3 3.0 0 1 1 2 66.7
2018 22.8 7 7.2 0 3 2 6 85.7
2019 21.9 3 4.9 -2 1 3 3 100.0
2020 22.2 1 1.1 0 0 2 0 0.0
2021 24.4 3 5.6 -3 3 4 3 100.0
2022 24.0 1 1.8 -1 3 2 0 0.0
Player 22.7 19 25.6 -7 13 15 15 78.9

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 1 2 4 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2
2017 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2018 7 9 8 7 6 9 6 9 7 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 7 8 7 7 7 6 6 8 7 8 8 6 8 6 8
2019 3 6 4 6 4 4 3 7 4 4 4 6 3 4 3 6 4 7 4 4 4 5 3 7 6 6 7 5 6 4 6
2020 1 2 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 2 2 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 2 2 2
2021 3 6 6 4 6 7 6 6 7 5 5 5 4 4 5 7 8 5 5 5 6 5 4 6 5 7 5 5 5 4 9
2022 1 2 4 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 1 0 1 1 1 3 3 2 1 1 4 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 4
Player 19 30 30 25 24 28 21 30 24 24 23 22 19 21 22 29 27 29 22 24 29 24 21 29 27 29 28 23 26 22 34
! 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 88.7 84.9 -3.8 87.1 2.2 86.9 -0.2 85.6 -1.3 88.9 3.3 87.3 -1.6 89.3 2
Launch Angle 9.7 3.9 -5.8 8.8 4.9 11.5 2.7 15.3 3.8 12.7 -2.6 13.4 0.7 11.4 -2
Barrel % 3.4 2 -1.4 3.6 1.6 4.6 1 4.7 0.1 4.4 -0.3 6.1 1.7 0 -6.1
Hard Hit % 32.2 24.2 -8 33.3 9.1 36 2.7 32 -4 30.9 -1.1 34.8 3.9 37.7 2.9
Sweet Spot % 33.9 25.3 -8.6 33.3 8 26.9 -6.4 26.6 -0.3 33.8 7.2 34.1 0.3 28.3 -5.8
xBA .225 .177 -0.048 .275 0.098 .22 -0.055 .221 0.001 .269 0.048 .258 -0.011 .228 -0.03
BA .219 .197 -0.022 .26 0.063 .21 -0.05 .222 0.012 .341 0.119 .287 -0.054 .22 -0.067
xwOBA .267 .24 -0.027 .348 0.108 .303 -0.045 .284 -0.019 .315 0.031 .327 0.012 .268 -0.059
wOBA .252 .255 0.003 .331 0.076 .302 -0.029 .273 -0.029 .373 0.1 .325 -0.048 .259 -0.066
xSLG .325 .241 -0.084 .422 0.181 .351 -0.071 .358 0.007 .386 0.028 .428 0.042 .299 -0.129
SLG .296 .265 -0.031 .4 0.135 .37 -0.03 .342 -0.028 .463 0.121 .389 -0.074 .286 -0.103
K% 23.3 21.9 -1.4 14.4 -7.5 23.5 9.1 17.8 -5.7 15.7 -2.1 15 -0.7 17.2 2.2
BB% 6.6 11.3 4.7 11.9 0.6 10.1 -1.8 6.9 -3.2 5.6 -1.3 6.9 1.3 7.5 0.6
Swing % 44.9 47 2.1 47 0 44.9 -2.1 46.6 1.7 46.6 0 46.3 -0.3 46.7 0.4
Whiff% 23.1 20.2 -2.9 21.8 1.6 23.5 1.7 19.1 -4.4 15.9 -3.2 16.3 0.4 19.9 3.6
In Zone % 55.8 48.8 -7 49.8 1 50.2 0.4 50.5 0.3 48.5 -2 51.8 3.3 49.9 -1.9
Out of Zone % 44.2 51.2 7 50.2 -1 49.8 -0.4 49.5 -0.3 51.5 2 48.2 -3.3 50.1 1.9
Out of Zone Swing % 26.3 29.6 3.3 25.8 -3.8 25.3 -0.5 23.9 -1.4 28.7 4.8 24.7 -4 28.6 3.9
First Pitch Swing % 23.6 29.1 5.5 19.7 -9.4 25.3 5.6 27 1.7 20.2 -6.8 24.3 4.1 22.6 -1.7
First Pitch Strike % 63.6 61.6 -2 54.7 -6.9 61.7 7 62.1 0.4 48.3 -13.8 63 14.7 61.8 -1.2
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 145 0 0.0 .262
2017 R 116 2 1.7 .337 .000
2018 R 270 2 0.7 .288 .624
2019 R 174 26 14.9 .299 .127
2020 R 89 4 4.5 .370 .441
2021 R 167 2 1.2 .330 .000
2022 R 184 19 10.3 .269 .159

Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2015 254 18.4 29.5% 5.1% 183 23.8 3.8% 20.8%
2016 146 17.4 28.8% 0.7% 103 24.1 3.9% 18.4%
2017 127 17.0 34.6% 0.8% 95 21.4 4.2% 7.4%
2018 293 17.1 27.6% 0.0% 209 23.2 1.4% 11.5%
2019 181 17.2 23.2% 1.7% 115 22.6 0.9% 10.4%
2020 78 17.4 15.4% 2.6% 75 24.1 1.3% 8.0%
2021 187 18.2 13.9% 3.2% 100 24.1 0.0% 14.0%
2022 186 17.6 15.1% 1.1% 134 22.9 1.5% 7.5%
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