Kyle Isbel
RF | B/T: L/R | 5' 11" 190LBS | Age: 26

Draft: 2018 | Rd: 3, #94, Kansas City Royals | UNLV

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 278 256 32 54 5 28 9 .211 .264 .340 .604
2 Seasons 361 332 48 75 6 35 11 .226 .281 .361 .642
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .211 5 28 9 .604
2 Seasons .226 6 35 11 .642

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%
2021 24 321 53 2 3.8 2.4 87.3 111.0 19.0 32.1 .204 .286 .333 .251 .302 30.2 27.7 8.4
2022 25 1074 184 9 4.9 3.2 89.7 111.2 10.6 30.4 .220 .323 .265 .266 .330 44.6 27.0 5.8
Player 1395 237 11 4.6 3.0 89.2 111.2 12.4 30.8 .217 .314 .281 .262 .324 41.4 27.1 6.4
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.4 12.1 33.0 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 35.8 22.1 8.1
! 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
2021 35.8 22.6 28.3 13.2 35.8 30.2 34.0 7.5 24.5 34.0 26.4 3.8 3.8 2.4
2022 44.0 20.1 25.5 10.3 47.3 32.6 20.1 6.5 32.6 25.0 23.4 7.1 4.9 3.2
Player 42.2 20.7 26.2 11.0 44.7 32.1 23.2 6.8 30.8 27.0 24.1 6.3 4.6 3.0
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 -3.6 -15 418 38.9 120 .173 .273 .224 17.2 26.7 29.1 .212 .327 .261 41.3
2022 Changeup 0.7 1 159 14.8 34 .219 .281 .247 28.2 20.6 13.7 .244 .306 .267 44.0
2022 Slider 0.8 1 152 14.2 34 .235 .412 .275 26.8 26.5 16.4 .193 .251 .195 40.0
2022 Sinker -1.2 -1 111 10.3 38 .286 .486 .358 13.7 23.7 31.0 .235 .388 .302 53.8
2022 Curveball -1.5 -1 97 9.0 20 .211 .263 .233 24.0 40.0 22.9 .173 .245 .210 45.5
2022 Cutter -0.3 0 91 8.5 21 .250 .625 .428 27.7 23.8 21.7 .283 .440 .391 41.7
2022 Splitter 2.0 0 21 2.0 5 .250 .250 .320 50.0 60.0 50.0 .121 .137 .230 100.0
2022 Sweeper 0.1 0 19 1.8 4 .250 .250 .225 60.0 50.0 66.7 .344 .397 .324 100.0
2021 4-Seamer -1.7 -2 132 41.1 28 .174 .174 .254 26.7 32.1 25.0 .150 .171 .242 7.1
2021 Curveball 2.9 1 39 12.1 9 .333 .667 .417 35.7 33.3 16.7 .190 .268 .195 66.7
2021 Sinker 8.2 3 38 11.8 9 .750 1.125 .794 5.6 0.0 0.0 .303 .352 .331 37.5
2021 Changeup 2.4 1 37 11.5 10 .300 .500 .430 10.0 0.0 0.0 .390 .596 .418 40.0
2021 Cutter -6.6 -2 34 10.6 8 .125 .250 .156 25.0 37.5 60.0 .103 .181 .121 20.0
2021 Slider 4.4 1 30 9.3 13 .333 .583 .415 23.1 38.5 35.7 .250 .411 .312 42.9
2021 Splitter -15.2 -2 11 3.4 6 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 50.0 .028 .042 .033 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2021 83 321 -1 0 0 1 0
2022 278 1,073 -8 -16 5 3 -16
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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 %
2021 321 51.4 65.5 85.2 32.7 52.9 47.4 22.9 49.5 23.9 9.7 80.6
2022 1,074 49.1 65.1 84.0 28.2 61.0 45.3 21.9 46.3 21.9 6.6 77.5
Player 1,395 49.6 65.2 84.3 29.2 59.0 45.7 22.2 47.0 22.4 7.3 78.4
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
2021 78 78 77
2022 74 67 97 72
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2021 23.0 1 1.2 0 1 0 1 100.0
2022 24.4 5 7.3 -2 2 7 2 40.0
Player 24.1 6 8.4 -2 3 7 3 50.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2021 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
2022 5 9 7 6 8 10 7 8 8 5 10 7 5 6 6 8 9 9 5 6 9 6 7 7 7 6 9 6 6 7 9
Player 6 10 8 7 9 12 8 9 10 7 12 8 6 7 7 9 11 10 6 7 10 7 8 8 8 7 10 7 7 8 10
! 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 87.3 89.7 2.4
Launch Angle 19 10.6 -8.4
Barrel % 3.8 4.9 1.1
Hard Hit % 30.2 44.6 14.4
Sweet Spot % 32.1 30.4 -1.7
xBA .204 .22 0.016
BA .276 .211 -0.065
xwOBA .251 .266 0.015
wOBA .333 .265 -0.068
xSLG .286 .323 0.037
SLG .434 .34 -0.094
K% 27.7 27 -0.7
BB% 8.4 5.8 -2.6
Swing % 49.5 46.3 -3.2
Whiff% 23.9 21.9 -2
In Zone % 51.4 49.1 -2.3
Out of Zone % 48.6 50.9 2.3
Out of Zone Swing % 32.7 28.2 -4.5
First Pitch Swing % 22.9 21.9 -1
First Pitch Strike % 56.6 59 2.4
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2021 L 83 32 38.6 .292 .397
2022 L 277 157 56.7 .290 .248

Pitch Tempo