Kyle Barraclough
P | B/T: R/R | 6' 3" 229LBS | Age: 33

Draft: 2012 | Rd: 7, #240, St. Louis Cardinals | St. Marys

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2022 0 1 3.00 8 0 0 9.0 9 1.22
7 Seasons 18 15 3.61 288 0 11 274.1 346 1.36
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2022 8 0-1 3.00 9.0 9 1.22
7 Seasons 288 18-15 3.61 274.1 346 1.36

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
2015 25 464 50 5 10.0 5.1 88.9 112.0 15.8 42.0 .234 .376 .256 .340 .433 38.0 30.6 18.4 2.59 4.87
2016 26 1337 147 3 2.0 1.0 87.6 111.1 6.4 34.0 .169 .232 .252 .250 .309 32.0 36.9 14.4 2.85 2.59
2017 27 1159 170 5 2.9 1.7 85.6 110.9 11.0 30.6 .209 .312 .285 .286 .326 25.4 26.6 13.3 3.00 3.47
2018 28 1012 146 7 4.8 2.9 87.2 110.0 13.7 27.4 .204 .313 .300 .295 .319 30.8 24.5 13.9 4.20 3.65
2019 29 708 101 14 13.9 8.5 90.7 113.8 13.1 39.6 .280 .566 .371 .394 .490 44.6 24.4 12.8 5.61 7.37
2021 31 268 32 4 12.5 6.7 87.5 111.4 20.6 37.5 .191 .354 .373 .315 .373 28.1 30.0 13.3 5.54 4.21
2022 32 139 24 4 16.7 10.8 91.1 108.4 21.7 50.0 .241 .435 .272 .324 .385 41.7 24.3 10.8 3.00 4.40
Player 5087 670 42 6.3 3.5 87.7 113.8 12.1 33.9 .210 .338 .293 .301 .358 32.6 28.9 14.0
MLB 6.8 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.1 33.0 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 36.0 22.1 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Barraclough relies on 3 pitches.
4-Seam Fastball
(48.2%) ,
Slider
(45.3%) ,
Cutter
(6.5%) ,


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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
2015 34.0 18.0 40.0 8.0 28.0 40.0 30.0 0.0 28.0 28.0 28.0 6.0 10.0 5.1
2016 55.1 15.0 24.5 5.4 29.9 42.9 27.2 4.1 41.5 20.4 25.2 3.4 2.0 1.0
2017 46.5 22.4 24.7 6.5 35.9 35.3 28.8 5.9 32.4 27.6 22.4 5.9 2.9 1.7
2018 47.9 26.0 17.1 8.9 37.0 38.4 24.0 2.7 34.2 30.1 24.7 1.4 4.8 2.9
2019 40.6 30.7 24.8 4.0 28.7 37.6 33.7 4.0 24.8 20.8 24.8 9.9 13.9 8.5
2021 28.1 31.3 28.1 12.5 46.9 37.5 15.6 6.3 25.0 34.4 15.6 6.3 12.5 6.7
2022 25.0 37.5 29.2 8.3 45.8 37.5 16.7 0.0 20.8 33.3 29.2 0.0 16.7 10.8
Player 45.2 23.4 24.5 6.9 34.0 38.5 27.2 3.9 32.5 26.1 24.2 4.8 6.3 3.5
MLB 44.8 23.2 24.9 7.1 36.8 37.6 25.4 3.9 33.0 24.6 24.4 5.8 6.8 4.7
! 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 Cutter LAA R 9 88.8 26.0 0.4 2 1.0 -3.1 -145
2022 Slider LAA R 63 78.3 42.5 -1.3 -3 16.0 5.0 45
2022 4-Seamer LAA R 67 92.9 15.0 0.5 3 6.7 -0.7 -10
2021 Changeup MIN R 8 87.1 30.7 0.6 2 10.4 -3.9 -27
2021 Slider MIN R 120 77.2 45.4 -0.3 -1 17.8 5.6 46
2021 4-Seamer MIN R 140 93.1 16.3 -0.7 -4 7.9 0.2 3
2019 Slider SF R 104 82.5 38.1 -2.1 -5 8.9 2.6 42
2019 Changeup SF R 87 87.4 30.6 1.5 5 11.6 -2.3 -17
2019 Curveball SF R 53 80.2 48.0 -4.6 -9 9.2 0.1 1
2019 4-Seamer SF R 464 93.4 17.1 -1.2 -7 6.8 -0.9 -11
2018 Slider MIA R 291 78.9 51.3 6.4 14 12.8 4.6 56
2018 Changeup MIA R 116 86.8 30.0 0.4 1 12.6 -1.0 -7
2018 4-Seamer MIA R 605 93.6 15.3 0.4 2 4.7 -2.7 -36
2017 Slider MIA R 476 80.1 48.5 6.1 14 11.6 4.5 63
2017 Changeup MIA R 50 88.6 26.2 0.0 0 11.7 -1.9 -14
2017 4-Seamer MIA R 624 94.8 13.8 -0.3 -3 4.8 -3.4 -41
2016 Slider MIA R 560 82.8 41.9 4.3 11 12.6 6.5 106
2016 4-Seamer MIA R 718 96.2 12.6 -0.1 -1 4.0 -3.6 -48
2016 Changeup MIA R 50 90.2 24.7 -0.3 -1 11.8 -0.5 -4
! 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 0.8 1 67 48.2 18 .286 .429 .394 30.0 22.2 23.5 .244 .376 .361 60.0
2022 Slider -6.7 -4 63 45.3 17 .188 .250 .179 44.1 29.4 22.7 .231 .416 .262 25.0
2022 Cutter -10.3 -1 9 6.5 2 .000 .000 .000 40.0 0.0 0.0 .300 .992 .541 50.0
2021 4-Seamer -0.5 -1 140 52.2 29 .182 .318 .307 31.3 37.9 22.4 .151 .320 .315 41.7
2021 Slider 1.7 2 120 44.8 28 .280 .680 .430 32.7 25.0 15.2 .219 .390 .305 16.7
2021 Changeup 5.3 0 8 3.0 3 .500 .500 .533 0.0 0.0 0.0 .265 .291 .410 50.0
2019 4-Seamer 2.0 9 464 65.5 104 .318 .612 .440 22.1 20.2 16.5 .334 .687 .465 56.1
2019 Slider 1.0 1 104 14.7 27 .308 .538 .439 44.2 29.6 18.6 .201 .360 .251 22.2
2019 Changeup -2.6 -2 87 12.3 18 .059 .059 .089 35.7 27.8 11.6 .173 .235 .209 8.3
2019 Curveball 0.8 0 53 7.5 13 .182 .455 .358 68.4 46.2 35.3 .217 .629 .394 60.0
2018 4-Seamer -0.4 -3 605 59.8 138 .214 .393 .361 23.5 17.4 18.5 .230 .375 .340 36.0
2018 Slider 0.9 3 291 28.8 59 .180 .300 .261 34.5 27.1 19.5 .182 .221 .247 16.7
2018 Changeup -1.1 -1 116 11.5 45 .171 .293 .262 47.7 44.4 31.7 .159 .257 .227 33.3
2017 4-Seamer 0.3 2 624 53.8 150 .303 .471 .416 17.6 12.0 14.2 .291 .474 .393 34.3
2017 Slider -1.7 -8 476 41.1 119 .148 .157 .198 51.2 45.4 30.0 .121 .145 .170 10.5
2017 Changeup -1.2 -1 50 4.3 12 .100 .100 .192 43.5 25.0 18.8 .227 .258 .294 14.3
! 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
2021 4-Seam Fastball 140 93.1 86 16.8 1:15 1:00 15
2021 Slider 120 77.2 75 19.0 8:15 8:45 -30
2022 4-Seam Fastball 62 92.9 81 17.9 1:15 12:45 30
2022 Slider 63 78.3 69 17.0 8:15 9:00 -45
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2015 96 456 -7 -3 1 2 -7
2016 305 1,333 -9 -23 10 6 -17
2017 282 1,151 -15 -8 12 4 -7
2018 242 1,012 -11 -9 10 8 -1
2019 162 708 -1 0 5 4 8
2021 60 268 -1 -1 3 1 2
2022 37 139 -3 -3 0 1 -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 %
2015 464 44.0 65.7 72.4 26.5 43.5 38.4 48.0 43.8 36.9 7.5 68.6
2016 1,337 47.6 58.1 77.0 25.4 38.2 40.6 57.2 41.0 35.0 6.1 72.8
2017 1,159 48.3 63.5 78.5 21.8 40.8 37.6 56.5 41.9 31.1 8.6 74.7
2018 1,012 48.0 61.7 78.0 20.3 48.6 36.8 50.6 40.2 29.7 8.9 75.6
2019 708 46.0 69.0 78.2 25.1 49.0 42.5 56.2 45.3 30.2 8.8 79.0
2021 268 47.4 66.1 75.0 23.4 54.5 43.7 55.0 43.7 30.8 6.3 82.4
2022 139 46.0 75.0 70.8 28.0 42.9 42.4 59.5 49.6 37.7 7.2 60.0
Player 5,087 47.3 63.1 77.0 23.7 43.7 39.4 54.7 42.3 32.5 7.8 74.6
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.2 42.6 60.8 47.1 24.7 7.3 76.1
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA /
xERA
xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV Hard
Hit%
K% BB% Whiff% Chase
Rate
FB
Velo
FB
Spin
CB
Spin
Extension
2015 92 96 32
2016 96 98 100 100 74 97 97 74 70 98 1 98 13 92 96 36
2017 78 87 91 93 44 93 96 88 96 79 3 89 1 79 95 43
2018 64 85 90 89 24 89 79 80 85 64 3 79 1 65 89 46
2019 55 72 34 55
2021 49 80 60
2022 34 88 57
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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 25.6 1 3.0 -2 3 4 1 100.0
2017 21.1 5 5.4 0 2 5 2 40.0
2018 23.7 8 7.3 1 1 2 6 75.0
2019 23.0 9 9.1 0 4 7 3 33.3
2021 25.8 4 3.6 0 0 3 1 25.0
2022 -- 0 1.7 -2 1 2 0 --
Player 23.4 27 30.1 -3 11 23 13 48.1

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 1 3 3 3 4 2 4 2 4 1 4 6 2 2 2 4 1 2 2 4 3 2 6 2 3 2 3 6 2 5 2
2017 5 5 5 6 7 7 6 6 6 4 6 8 5 5 6 6 4 5 5 6 4 3 8 5 4 3 5 8 5 6 4
2018 8 8 7 6 9 8 8 7 8 6 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 7 7 8 7 6 6 7 8 7 8 7
2019 9 11 9 8 9 9 10 8 7 5 9 9 11 9 9 8 7 8 11 10 10 11 11 11 7 7 9 10 12 10 7
2021 4 4 2 4 4 4 4 4 2 4 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 4 4 3 4 3 4 4 4 4 4 3 3
2022 0 0 2 1 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 0 1 2 2 1 2 3 3 0 1 2 3 3 2 3
Player 27 31 28 28 35 32 34 28 29 21 32 36 30 28 30 31 23 26 30 34 29 28 40 31 24 23 30 39 33 34 26
! 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 96.2 96.2 0.0 94.8 -1.4 93.6 -1.2 -- -0.2 -- -- 93.1 -- 92.4 -0.7
Offspeed Velocity 88.9 90.2 1.3 88.6 -1.6 86.8 -1.8 -- 0.6 -- -- 87.1 -- 0.0 0.0
Breaking Velocity 83.9 82.8 -1.1 80.1 -2.7 78.9 -1.2 -- 2.8 -- -- 77.2 -- 78.3 1.1
Exit Velocity 88.9 87.6 -1.3 85.6 -2.0 87.2 1.6 -- 3.5 -- -- 87.5 -- 91.1 3.6
Launch Angle 15.8 6.4 -9.4 11.0 4.6 13.7 2.7 -- -0.6 -- -- 20.6 -- 21.7 1.1
Barrel % 10.0 2.0 -8.0 2.9 0.9 4.8 1.9 -- 9.1 -- -- 12.5 -- 16.7 4.2
Hard Hit % 38.0 32.0 -6.0 25.4 -6.6 30.8 5.4 -- 13.8 -- -- 28.1 -- 41.7 13.6
Sweet Spot % 42.0 34.0 -8.0 30.6 -3.4 27.4 -3.2 -- 12.2 -- -- 37.5 -- 50.0 12.5
xBA .234 .169 -0.065 .209 0.040 .204 -0.005 -- 0.076 -- -- .191 -- .241 0.050
BA .154 .176 0.022 .222 0.046 .197 -0.025 -- 0.076 -- -- .245 -- .219 -0.026
xwOBA .340 .250 -0.090 .286 0.036 .295 0.009 -- 0.099 -- -- .315 -- .324 0.009
wOBA .256 .252 -0.004 .285 0.033 .300 0.015 -- 0.071 -- -- .373 -- .272 -0.101
xSLG .376 .232 -0.144 .312 0.080 .313 0.001 -- 0.253 -- -- .354 -- .435 0.081
SLG .256 .238 -0.018 .310 0.072 .350 0.040 -- 0.168 -- -- .510 -- .313 -0.197
K% 30.6 36.9 6.3 26.6 -10.3 24.5 -2.1 -- -0.1 -- -- 30.0 -- 24.3 -5.7
BB% 18.4 14.4 -4.0 13.3 -1.1 13.9 0.6 -- -1.1 -- -- 13.3 -- 10.8 -2.5
Swing % 43.8 41.0 -2.8 41.9 0.9 40.2 -1.7 -- 5.1 -- -- 43.7 -- 49.6 5.9
Whiff% 36.9 35.0 -1.9 31.1 -3.9 29.7 -1.4 -- 0.5 -- -- 30.8 -- 37.7 6.9
In Zone % 44.0 47.6 3.6 48.3 0.7 48.0 -0.3 -- -2.0 -- -- 47.4 -- 46.0 -1.4
Out of Zone % 56.0 52.4 -3.6 51.7 -0.7 52.0 0.3 -- 2.0 -- -- 52.6 -- 54.0 1.4
Out of Zone Swing % 26.5 25.4 -1.1 21.8 -3.6 20.3 -1.5 -- 4.8 -- -- 23.4 -- 28.0 4.6
First Pitch Swing % 20.4 19.0 -1.4 22.1 3.1 19.3 -2.8 -- 9.7 -- -- 25.0 -- 32.4 7.4
First Pitch Strike % 48.0 57.2 9.2 56.5 -0.7 50.6 -5.9 -- 5.6 -- -- 55.0 -- 59.5 4.5
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Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2016 300 .257 149 0 0.0 151 2 1.3
2017 281 .287 135 4 3.0 146 19 13.0
2018 242 .300 126 30 23.8 116 42 36.2
2019 162 .371 104 5 4.8 58 16 27.6
2021 60 .373 42 5 11.9 18 15 83.3
2022 37 .272 23 7 30.4 14 8 57.1

Pitch Tempo

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