Kolten Wong
2B | Bats/Throws: L/R | 5' 7" 185LBS | Age: 33
Draft: 2011 | Rd: 1, #22, St. Louis Cardinals | Hawaii
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 492 445 70 121 14 12 .272 .335 .447 .782
2022 497 430 65 108 15 17 .251 .339 .430 .769
2023 250 224 25 41 4 3 .183 .256 .263 .519
11 Seasons 4,283 3,796 511 973 86 120 .256 .330 .390 .720
AVG HR SB OPS
2021 .272 14 12 .782
2022 .251 15 17 .769
2023 .183 4 3 .519
11 Seasons .256 86 120 .720
MLB Percentile Rankings
Hits Spray Chart

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 2282 467 14 3.0 2.3 87.5 110.5 11.3 31.9 .260 .367 .310 .309 .333 33.8 15.5 5.9
2016 25 1370 266 8 3.0 2.2 86.8 107.5 10.9 30.1 .244 .344 .300 .305 .304 26.3 14.4 9.4
2017 26 1504 298 9 3.0 2.2 86.4 109.7 9.7 32.9 .262 .366 .336 .316 .326 28.9 14.6 10.0
2018 27 1512 302 10 3.3 2.5 87.6 107.1 9.1 26.5 .230 .337 .314 .295 .298 30.9 14.7 7.6
2019 28 2012 406 9 2.2 1.6 86.1 107.7 12.6 28.6 .242 .349 .334 .297 .304 25.4 15.1 8.6
2020 29 849 154 1 0.6 0.5 86.5 103.7 10.8 31.2 .235 .306 .305 .286 .280 26.6 14.4 9.6
2021 30 1815 365 20 5.5 4.1 88.3 107.1 12.8 35.3 .251 .382 .337 .308 .331 34.8 16.9 6.3
2022 31 2049 349 19 5.4 3.8 87.0 109.7 14.0 33.5 .235 .353 .336 .305 .318 35.5 17.7 9.3
2023 32 984 174 3 1.7 1.2 85.6 107.9 14.0 28.7 .213 .290 .236 .262 .284 27.0 21.2 7.2
Player 14377 2781 93 3.3 2.5 87.0 110.5 11.7 31.2 .244 .351 .317 .301 .313 30.6 15.9 8.0
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .369 36.3 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
2015 45.6 17.8 28.5 8.1 37.0 39.8 23.1 3.9 35.8 22.5 27.4 3.2 3.0 2.3
2016 46.6 20.3 26.3 6.8 41.4 33.5 25.2 2.6 36.8 28.6 24.4 2.3 3.0 2.2
2017 49.3 18.1 26.2 6.4 32.9 37.9 27.9 5.0 35.2 22.1 27.2 3.4 3.0 2.2
2018 53.3 17.9 21.5 7.3 37.1 38.7 23.8 5.3 38.4 22.2 21.5 5.6 3.3 2.5
2019 47.0 21.2 22.4 9.4 34.2 41.1 24.6 5.4 30.8 27.1 25.4 4.2 2.2 1.6
2020 51.9 14.9 24.7 8.4 27.3 40.3 32.5 5.8 40.3 22.7 26.6 3.2 0.6 0.5
2021 43.8 23.0 26.8 6.3 37.8 37.0 25.2 4.9 32.6 26.0 25.2 5.8 5.5 4.1
2022 43.6 23.5 25.2 7.7 41.8 33.0 25.2 5.7 34.4 26.6 21.2 6.3 5.4 3.8
2023 46.0 29.9 17.2 6.9 45.4 30.5 24.1 7.5 29.9 31.0 25.3 4.0 1.7 1.2
Player 47.0 20.6 24.8 7.6 37.3 37.3 25.2 5.0 34.7 25.2 24.9 4.3 3.3 2.5
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.8 7.0 37.0 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 %
2023 4-Seam Fastball 0.1 0 298 30.3 74 .311 .459 .388 14.7 10.8 11.6 .317 .423 .380 37.0
2023 Curveball 0.2 0 131 13.3 24 .130 .261 .188 22.4 33.3 15.7 .111 .250 .171 26.7
2023 Sinker -5.7 -7 128 13.0 34 .061 .061 .103 13.6 17.6 18.2 .161 .208 .176 18.5
2023 Slider 0.3 0 125 12.7 28 .080 .080 .171 25.0 25.0 16.3 .151 .192 .206 11.1
2023 Changeup -3.3 -4 111 11.3 33 .133 .133 .152 32.2 27.3 22.0 .184 .221 .210 18.2
2023 Cutter -3.4 -3 96 9.8 27 .208 .208 .219 25.5 18.5 23.8 .290 .398 .332 35.0
2023 Split-Finger -1.6 -1 50 5.1 18 .222 .222 .200 35.7 33.3 28.6 .172 .194 .161 25.0
2023 Sweeper 3.2 1 39 4.0 10 .222 .889 .470 25.0 40.0 23.5 .120 .220 .199 40.0
2023 Slurve -3.8 0 1 0.1 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2022 4-Seam Fastball 2.0 13 672 32.8 180 .313 .542 .426 13.8 10.6 10.4 .268 .417 .371 32.3
2022 Sinker -1.6 -5 320 15.6 90 .280 .366 .322 10.1 6.7 7.8 .284 .401 .326 46.8
2022 Curveball -0.5 -1 303 14.8 47 .116 .256 .217 25.0 38.3 21.2 .169 .264 .245 36.0
2022 Slider -0.9 -3 286 14.0 66 .155 .362 .263 31.7 31.8 20.8 .171 .319 .244 27.5
2022 Changeup -0.2 0 232 11.3 59 .222 .352 .287 25.5 20.3 18.2 .226 .269 .255 27.9
2022 Cutter 4.6 6 136 6.6 29 .423 .885 .564 20.3 6.9 6.9 .265 .423 .338 41.7
2022 Split-Finger 0.0 0 44 2.1 11 .182 .182 .164 43.5 45.5 33.3 .174 .207 .169 66.7
2022 Sweeper -1.7 -1 37 1.8 8 .143 .143 .200 26.7 25.0 18.2 .088 .139 .172 20.0
2022 Slurve -5.4 -1 16 0.8 4 .000 .000 .000 71.4 75.0 42.9 .076 .106 .077 0.0
2021 4-Seam Fastball 0.4 3 720 39.7 183 .302 .497 .391 12.8 12.0 13.3 .266 .431 .345 39.6
2021 Slider 0.8 2 246 13.6 65 .258 .516 .342 30.7 33.8 26.2 .202 .340 .252 32.5
2021 Curveball -0.3 -1 234 12.9 60 .137 .196 .216 29.0 28.3 20.0 .183 .226 .246 17.1
2021 Sinker 1.5 4 232 12.8 67 .333 .508 .409 6.5 1.5 2.7 .304 .440 .342 37.1
2021 Changeup -0.5 -1 202 11.1 66 .230 .295 .265 15.3 9.1 10.3 .250 .347 .291 32.7
2021 Cutter 1.3 1 111 6.1 31 .333 .667 .460 21.2 12.9 22.2 .316 .462 .341 34.6
2021 Split-Finger 3.6 1 36 2.0 10 .400 .700 .470 28.6 40.0 21.1 .223 .457 .282 50.0
2021 Sweeper -1.0 0 23 1.3 5 .200 .200 .180 60.0 80.0 30.8 .178 .187 .160 0.0
2021 Slurve -4.7 0 9 0.5 3 .000 .000 .000 75.0 100.0 60.0 -- -- .000 --
2020 4-Seam Fastball -1.5 -5 344 40.5 80 .265 .338 .316 8.8 11.3 10.3 .227 .313 .290 27.9
2020 Sinker 1.9 2 130 15.3 38 .382 .441 .400 4.9 7.9 8.6 .308 .410 .352 29.0
2020 Curveball -1.1 -1 115 13.5 18 .222 .278 .219 38.9 38.9 25.9 .119 .152 .117 9.1
2020 Slider 0.9 1 107 12.6 23 .250 .250 .287 27.9 26.1 13.0 .227 .271 .281 35.7
2020 Changeup -1.1 -1 74 8.7 21 .105 .105 .152 22.9 14.3 15.0 .212 .263 .252 25.0
2020 Cutter 3.0 2 53 6.2 18 .333 .467 .413 17.2 0.0 0.0 .278 .334 .319 25.0
2020 Split-Finger 3.5 1 19 2.2 7 .167 .333 .279 37.5 28.6 22.2 .284 .315 .324 25.0
2020 Sweeper -5.0 0 5 0.6 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .109 .122 .118 0.0
2020 Slurve 21.8 0 2 0.2 1 -- -- .700 -- 0.0 0.0 -- -- .700 --
2019 4-Seam Fastball 0.9 6 722 35.9 183 .327 .487 .423 12.6 8.7 8.5 .288 .432 .365 24.6
2019 Sinker 1.5 5 311 15.5 95 .341 .494 .395 6.5 7.4 12.5 .285 .401 .327 32.5
2019 Changeup -2.6 -8 288 14.3 92 .193 .250 .213 17.6 15.2 20.6 .173 .229 .191 24.0
2019 Slider -0.5 -1 263 13.1 70 .266 .391 .297 35.1 30.0 23.3 .176 .272 .232 20.5
2019 Curveball 1.4 3 208 10.3 45 .293 .512 .394 32.8 28.9 21.7 .264 .430 .328 28.6
2019 Cutter -4.8 -6 126 6.3 39 .147 .206 .192 20.3 20.5 26.7 .176 .212 .210 17.2
2019 Split-Finger 2.7 1 46 2.3 10 .333 .333 .278 37.0 40.0 25.0 .216 .247 .254 20.0
2019 Sweeper 13.4 1 11 0.5 3 1.000 1.667 1.133 0.0 0.0 0.0 .574 .622 .520 33.3
2019 Slurve 0.0 0 2 0.1 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2018 4-Seam Fastball 0.2 1 543 35.9 147 .262 .444 .369 12.7 8.8 10.7 .254 .362 .326 33.3
2018 Sinker -2.0 -7 337 22.3 104 .198 .308 .268 9.2 9.6 18.2 .231 .360 .297 31.0
2018 Slider -0.2 0 194 12.8 54 .200 .340 .280 32.6 35.2 25.0 .149 .245 .203 25.0
2018 Changeup 2.7 5 182 12.0 47 .333 .500 .374 25.3 19.1 20.9 .253 .345 .292 27.8
2018 Curveball 0.3 0 138 9.1 22 .211 .316 .262 41.2 31.8 21.9 .155 .213 .238 16.7
2018 Cutter 3.4 3 76 5.0 20 .400 .400 .432 9.4 0.0 0.0 .319 .483 .421 31.3
2018 Split-Finger 1.3 0 32 2.1 8 .375 .375 .338 25.0 12.5 16.7 .259 .285 .248 57.1
2018 Sweeper -16.7 -1 4 0.3 1 .000 .000 .000 -- 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
2018 Slurve -4.3 0 1 0.1 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2017 4-Seam Fastball 0.6 3 570 37.9 151 .313 .433 .371 16.2 12.6 12.6 .301 .420 .352 30.4
2017 Sinker -0.7 -2 277 18.4 77 .246 .308 .333 10.3 5.2 10.0 .260 .340 .318 25.4
2017 Slider 2.5 5 199 13.2 59 .313 .500 .381 32.3 28.8 24.3 .232 .342 .323 39.4
2017 Curveball 0.7 1 175 11.6 34 .233 .333 .319 23.4 23.5 13.3 .190 .269 .277 27.3
2017 Changeup 1.8 2 132 8.8 36 .306 .417 .314 25.4 16.7 19.4 .274 .374 .281 40.0
2017 Cutter -1.9 -2 79 5.3 24 .227 .455 .321 20.0 16.7 26.7 .252 .385 .306 16.7
2017 Split-Finger -1.5 0 28 1.9 6 .333 .500 .250 20.0 0.0 0.0 .173 .273 .193 0.0
2017 Knuckleball 1.1 0 18 1.2 6 .333 .833 .475 9.1 0.0 0.0 .133 .197 .141 0.0
2017 Sweeper 2.1 0 4 0.3 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
2017 Slurve 10.7 0 1 0.1 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2013 68 254 -4 -7 1 1 -9
2014 458 1,727 -2 -18 8 6 -6
2015 624 2,311 -6 -19 10 12 -3
2016 359 1,362 -14 -12 8 9 -9
2017 394 1,485 4 -16 11 10 8
2018 403 1,509 -5 -16 14 8 1
2019 575 2,102 2 -25 15 10 2
2020 222 901 -13 -1 6 5 -2
2021 508 1,884 -3 -14 13 10 6
2022 495 2,049 -14 -6 17 12 8
2023 254 996 -14 -12 8 4 -14
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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 2,282 43.8 72.7 87.6 32.9 66.3 41.9 28.9 50.4 19.4 5.2 80.7
2016 1,370 44.7 68.7 88.8 29.2 67.9 42.6 32.7 46.9 17.6 6.1 79.5
2017 1,504 47.9 67.4 84.8 26.5 66.3 39.7 29.6 46.3 18.9 8.6 75.0
2018 1,512 48.8 61.8 86.6 23.8 65.2 42.1 25.1 42.3 17.8 8.2 75.8
2019 2,012 49.0 67.7 87.5 29.9 65.1 42.9 30.5 48.0 18.2 7.0 73.4
2020 849 47.8 65.3 87.5 24.4 67.6 46.5 23.2 43.9 15.8 6.6 69.6
2021 1,815 50.7 67.2 88.2 28.0 61.4 45.6 26.3 47.9 18.8 6.4 73.5
2022 2,049 50.0 64.2 85.7 22.0 57.8 41.4 21.0 43.1 20.2 8.2 71.4
2023 984 51.3 67.5 86.8 27.1 52.3 42.1 30.4 47.9 21.4 8.5 81.0
Player 14,377 48.1 67.1 87.1 27.5 63.8 42.6 27.5 46.5 18.8 7.1 75.3
MLB 48.6 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.0 42.6 29.7 47.1 24.8 7.3 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 44 60 32 23 57 37 27 31 80 42 74 27 61 25 65
2016 26 29 8 11 63 9 18 15 54 10 82 68 76 47 65 87
2017 37 57 14 10 80 11 15 22 73 16 82 65 76 55 63 20
2018 19 20 8 11 42 10 14 28 53 19 84 40 81 74 65 90
2019 13 24 6 7 47 9 6 8 55 6 83 50 85 41 67 81
2020 12 30 4 2 45 1 1 15 18 6 90 57 94 65 44 60 1
2021 26 47 24 23 38 30 25 33 46 22 75 15 85 46 44 60 1
2022 37 28 20 22 61 29 27 14 59 25 72 65 78 86 24 3 3
2023 35 34 36 2
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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 21.0 5 3.7 1 6 3 1 20.0
2017 21.1 4 5.6 -2 6 4 2 50.0
2018 22.2 9 8.1 1 2 6 3 33.3
2019 21.1 11 9.5 2 10 9 2 18.2
2020 21.9 2 2.2 0 3 2 1 50.0
2021 22.3 14 12.1 2 7 9 5 35.7
2022 23.0 15 13.3 2 6 8 7 46.7
2023 22.0 4 4.0 0 0 3 2 50.0
Player 22.1 64 58.3 6 40 44 23 35.9

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 5 4 4 6 3 3 3 4 3 3 2 6 4 3 3 4 1 3 3 5 3 3 6 4 4 4 3 8 3 4 2
2017 4 4 5 7 7 6 7 7 6 4 4 9 5 4 6 7 4 6 6 4 5 4 9 7 4 4 4 9 6 5 2
2018 9 9 5 9 10 8 9 8 9 7 8 11 8 7 8 9 8 8 7 9 7 8 9 8 8 7 9 9 8 7 5
2019 11 12 7 13 11 11 11 10 6 6 7 16 11 9 8 10 10 8 9 10 7 10 13 10 10 8 7 10 9 10 5
2020 2 3 3 3 2 4 2 2 1 1 1 1 5 2 2 3 3 2 2 1 2 1 5 2 3 1 1 1 3 1 2
2021 14 13 11 14 12 11 13 16 9 8 9 17 14 9 10 13 11 12 13 13 11 11 17 13 12 10 14 15 11 11 9
2022 15 15 11 17 14 13 13 14 12 10 11 16 17 12 13 15 14 14 11 13 13 10 20 14 12 10 14 13 15 13 10
2023 4 4 2 4 4 4 4 5 4 3 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 4 5 4 4 3 5 5 4 3 4 4 4 4 4
Player 64 64 48 73 63 60 62 66 50 42 46 80 68 49 54 65 56 57 56 59 52 50 84 63 57 47 56 69 59 55 39
! 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