Kyle Schwarber
LF | B/T: L/R | 6' 0" 229LBS | Age: 29

Draft: 2014 | Rd: 1, #4, Chicago Cubs | Indiana
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 460 397 69 81 34 67 5 .204 .309 .496 .805
8 Seasons 3039 2602 440 603 187 417 17 .232 .338 .493 .831
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .204 34 67 5 .805
8 Seasons .232 187 417 17 .831

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 22 1163 156 19 12.2 7 91.9 111.3 15.5 32.1 .241 .485 .364 .365 .464 42.3 28.2 13.2
2016 23 28 2 0 0 0 101.6 108.2 3.1 0.0 .260 .293 .138 .330 .478 100.0 40.0 20.0
2017 24 2110 272 41 15.1 8.4 89.6 116.1 18.6 29.8 .224 .488 .333 .347 .459 41.5 30.9 12.1
2018 25 2139 291 37 12.7 7.3 90.9 117.1 12.3 34.0 .245 .472 .343 .350 .450 45.0 27.5 15.3
2019 26 2539 379 55 14.5 9 93.5 117.6 15.5 35.6 .264 .553 .357 .375 .472 51.2 25.6 11.5
2020 27 955 125 14 11.2 6.3 92.8 114.9 8.8 28.8 .224 .441 .307 .340 .429 47.2 29.5 13.4
2021 28 1986 274 48 17.5 10.2 92.3 116.6 15.4 36.9 .265 .565 .392 .399 .510 52.2 27.0 13.6
2022 29 2015 257 55 21.4 12 92.5 114.8 18.4 33.1 .229 .548 .344 .375 .512 51.8 30.9 12.6
Player 12935 1756 269 15.3 8.9 91.9 117.6 15.4 33.4 .244 .516 .351 .367 .475 47.9 28.3 13.0
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 35.7 22.0 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 42.9 25.6 22.4 9.0 44.9 32.7 21.2 1.3 30.1 25.6 23.1 6.4 12.2 7.0
2016 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 50.0 0.0 50.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2017 38.6 30.9 18.4 12.1 37.9 38.6 23.5 5.5 23.9 29.4 19.5 5.5 15.1 8.4
2018 46.0 23.7 24.4 5.8 41.6 36.1 22.3 4.8 32.3 22.7 22.0 4.8 12.7 7.3
2019 38.8 28.8 24.0 8.4 40.9 31.1 28.0 2.4 27.7 25.9 19.8 9.0 14.5 9.0
2020 51.2 24.8 19.2 4.8 44.8 36.0 19.2 4.8 32.8 19.2 20.8 8.8 11.2 6.3
2021 39.4 33.6 20.8 6.2 43.8 36.1 20.1 2.9 26.6 24.5 21.2 6.9 17.5 10.2
2022 36.6 36.2 16.3 10.9 42.0 38.5 19.5 6.2 23.0 26.5 14.8 7.8 21.4 12.0
Player 41.1 29.5 21.1 8.4 41.9 35.4 22.6 4.0 27.6 25.2 20.0 7.0 15.3 8.9
MLB 44.9 23.0 25.0 7.1 36.7 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 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 1.1 7 636 31.6 148 .217 .558 .375 22.8 29.7 23.9 .229 .601 .394 56.5
2022 Slider 0.4 1 376 18.7 76 .159 .429 .319 41.8 42.1 24.8 .181 .492 .354 54.8
2022 Sinker 0.8 2 295 14.6 68 .259 .569 .399 23.4 23.5 19.8 .262 .587 .410 47.6
2022 Curveball -1.0 -3 268 13.3 64 .232 .464 .336 27.7 29.7 21.6 .240 .491 .360 37.8
2022 Changeup 1.3 3 254 12.6 57 .170 .585 .308 39.2 38.6 28.9 .234 .589 .371 51.5
2022 Cutter -0.8 -1 150 7.4 32 .185 .222 .283 27.5 12.5 10.5 .264 .481 .398 56.5
2022 Splitter -2.2 -1 36 1.8 12 .091 .182 .163 50.0 41.7 31.3 .155 .277 .228 66.7
2021 4-Seamer 1.7 11 663 33.4 166 .260 .589 .404 23.4 25.9 22.5 .269 .628 .412 59.2
2021 Slider -1.2 -4 347 17.5 72 .140 .193 .251 38.6 31.9 20.5 .169 .274 .298 42.9
2021 Sinker 4.8 13 271 13.6 73 .431 .879 .594 17.7 21.9 21.9 .354 .737 .507 61.9
2021 Changeup 0.2 0 260 13.1 65 .233 .450 .337 29.7 23.1 20.3 .251 .515 .346 45.7
2021 Curveball 2.5 6 234 11.8 43 .270 .649 .447 41.9 37.2 20.5 .252 .556 .388 38.1
2021 Cutter 0.8 1 173 8.7 40 .314 .629 .435 33.3 32.5 27.7 .319 .645 .441 50.0
2021 Splitter -1.1 0 30 1.5 9 .000 .000 .333 33.3 11.1 9.1 .134 .225 .332 20.0
2021 N/A 10.9 1 5 0.3 2 -- -- .700 0.0 0.0 0.0 -- -- .700 --
2020 4-Seamer -0.3 -1 342 35.8 79 .210 .484 .400 25.9 24.1 20.7 .228 .479 .381 60.5
2020 Slider -1.6 -2 150 15.7 42 .154 .256 .218 39.1 40.5 25.4 .182 .315 .247 45.5
2020 Sinker 2.5 4 147 15.4 40 .237 .579 .342 15.7 22.5 22.0 .275 .642 .396 51.7
2020 Curveball 0.0 0 142 14.9 24 .167 .222 .302 40.0 45.8 30.6 .165 .286 .319 28.6
2020 Changeup -3.2 -3 106 11.1 19 .105 .316 .181 30.6 21.1 14.3 .262 .485 .310 33.3
2020 Cutter 0.5 0 58 6.1 14 .200 .200 .329 29.2 42.9 31.6 .185 .221 .327 25.0
2020 Splitter 4.0 0 10 1.0 5 .200 .200 .360 0.0 0.0 0.0 .249 .294 .241 0.0
2019 4-Seamer 0.7 6 896 35.3 223 .238 .556 .380 21.5 19.3 15.2 .281 .597 .407 56.1
2019 Slider -0.3 -1 375 14.8 90 .221 .481 .337 42.6 40.0 24.2 .218 .479 .332 48.8
2019 Curveball -0.9 -3 373 14.7 62 .196 .339 .263 39.0 45.2 26.2 .188 .339 .256 48.3
2019 Sinker 2.7 10 367 14.5 101 .326 .753 .487 12.2 15.8 17.6 .330 .779 .479 50.7
2019 Changeup 0.5 2 337 13.3 76 .232 .449 .349 35.9 25.0 20.2 .273 .515 .362 48.0
2019 Cutter -1.4 -2 129 5.1 40 .243 .432 .309 26.8 25.0 29.4 .223 .383 .281 39.3
2019 Splitter 3.6 1 38 1.5 9 .444 .556 .439 35.3 33.3 25.0 .240 .406 .266 50.0
2018 4-Seamer 0.2 2 724 33.8 172 .275 .507 .383 24.7 24.4 19.7 .256 .486 .373 38.8
2018 Sinker -0.6 -2 412 19.3 95 .229 .398 .322 17.8 20.0 16.2 .268 .453 .358 50.0
2018 Slider -1.4 -5 337 15.8 67 .156 .328 .225 46.9 52.2 27.6 .165 .325 .229 41.4
2018 Changeup 0.9 2 269 12.6 61 .245 .623 .395 35.3 23.0 18.2 .253 .506 .371 43.6
2018 Curveball 1.5 4 241 11.3 54 .269 .481 .366 37.6 40.7 24.7 .260 .538 .349 53.3
2018 Cutter 0.5 1 110 5.1 31 .192 .538 .365 19.6 16.1 20.8 .300 .714 .470 57.1
2018 Splitter -1.3 -1 43 2.0 10 .250 .250 .320 52.9 30.0 27.3 .142 .156 .244 40.0
2018 N/A 8.5 0 1 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2017 4-Seamer -0.1 -1 722 34.2 163 .200 .504 .358 26.5 33.1 22.6 .230 .562 .390 49.4
2017 Sinker -0.9 -4 443 21.0 121 .220 .410 .348 26.4 19.8 22.2 .227 .460 .358 40.8
2017 Slider -1.1 -3 294 13.9 70 .143 .254 .232 34.3 41.4 24.6 .140 .258 .230 29.4
2017 Curveball 1.2 3 254 12.0 41 .263 .553 .390 37.0 39.0 19.3 .244 .545 .353 40.9
2017 Changeup 3.7 8 201 9.5 53 .308 .750 .442 29.2 26.4 21.5 .289 .648 .393 42.1
2017 Cutter -2.1 -2 109 5.2 22 .190 .381 .261 35.7 27.3 24.0 .274 .382 .303 26.7
2017 Splitter 1.1 1 48 2.3 9 .125 .500 .300 33.3 33.3 20.0 .235 .685 .406 60.0
2017 Knuckleball -2.2 -1 27 1.3 6 .000 .000 .117 45.5 66.7 44.4 .005 .008 .122 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 302 1,281 5 -2 7 8 18
2016 25 100 -2 0 2 1 0
2017 505 2,186 -9 -22 19 12 0
2018 491 2,144 -2 -26 20 10 0
2019 601 2,514 -1 -25 26 13 13
2020 230 989 -3 -13 7 6 -3
2021 519 2,195 12 -22 28 12 30
2022 457 2,015 -9 -8 16 10 10
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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 1,163 46.3 63.9 70.6 28.4 54.8 42.9 31.1 44.8 34.0 5.9 73.5
2016 28 39.3 54.5 66.7 29.4 40.0 39.3 20.0 39.3 45.5 7.1 100.0
2017 2,110 46.0 66.2 76.4 26.4 55.9 43.0 29.4 44.6 29.6 6.3 82.0
2018 2,139 46.1 64.8 76.7 21.9 50.8 45.2 27.9 41.7 30.0 6.2 76.5
2019 2,539 46.8 65.5 77.7 23.9 56.1 41.7 28.8 43.3 27.9 6.0 76.2
2020 955 43.9 62.3 77.8 27.8 60.4 42.2 24.2 42.9 28.0 6.6 69.8
2021 1,986 47.4 64.3 77.0 20.9 55.5 43.3 29.1 41.4 28.6 7.3 77.2
2022 2,015 48.3 59.3 75.9 21.6 53.3 43.8 22.7 39.8 29.9 6.3 67.7
Player 12,935 46.6 63.9 76.3 23.9 55.0 43.2 27.7 42.5 29.6 6.4 75.4
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.4 42.6 29.4 47.0 24.6 7.3 76.0
! 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
2015 84 59
2016 61 17
2017 69 7 79 93 48 87 96 84 98 82 5 84 16 55 48 4
2018 76 38 79 87 85 78 92 84 99 87 10 96 14 81 53 5
2019 88 63 92 94 79 95 94 99 99 99 23 82 25 81 54 3
2020 62 20 61 75 62 71 75 95 97 86 15 83 38 47 53 4
2021 95 69 94 96 93 82 96 90 98 93 16 94 25 89 45 1
2022 95 23 97 99 66 100 100 95 96 95 6 92 18 87 27 5
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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 -- 0 0.4 0 0 1 0 --
2017 23.9 31 29.6 1 12 11 19 61.3
2018 24.6 26 25.4 1 5 14 14 53.8
2019 24.8 38 35.2 3 17 26 17 44.7
2020 24.2 11 11.6 -1 4 8 5 45.5
2021 23.4 35 35.9 -1 3 23 18 51.4
2022 23.8 34 32.9 1 6 23 14 41.2

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1
2017 31 31 36 28 28 28 30 30 30 30 28 29 28 26 29 32 29 33 24 31 34 28 28 30 27 29 32 28 33 27 32
2018 26 29 28 22 25 27 26 29 26 22 25 23 23 22 24 27 26 29 20 28 27 24 25 25 24 27 25 23 27 23 30
2019 38 38 42 34 33 32 35 37 39 39 35 32 26 32 30 40 31 40 27 38 41 29 29 34 37 42 39 30 39 28 47
2020 11 11 11 12 11 10 0 14 12 13 13 11 10 9 10 13 12 12 10 13 12 11 11 13 12 14 12 9 12 10 14
2021 35 36 35 32 39 40 37 41 37 29 33 40 28 27 32 40 37 37 35 33 39 37 37 34 37 38 40 35 34 37 41
2022 34 37 33 33 34 36 34 35 31 27 32 34 31 16 29 35 35 36 30 33 36 33 34 32 34 33 38 32 33 34 37
! 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 91.9 101.6 9.7 89.6 -12 90.9 1.3 93.5 2.6 92.8 -0.7 92.3 -0.5 92.5 0.2
Launch Angle 15.5 3.1 -12.4 18.6 15.5 12.3 -6.3 15.5 3.2 8.8 -6.7 15.4 6.6 18.4 3
Barrel % 12.2 0 -12.2 15.1 15.1 12.7 -2.4 14.5 1.8 11.2 -3.3 17.5 6.3 21.4 3.9
Hard Hit % 42.3 100 57.7 41.5 -58.5 45 3.5 51.2 6.2 47.2 -4 52.2 5 51.8 -0.4
Sweet Spot % 32.1 0 -32.1 29.8 29.8 34 4.2 35.6 1.6 28.8 -6.8 36.9 8.1 33.1 -3.8
xBA 0.241 0.26 0.019 0.224 -0.036 0.245 0.021 0.264 0.019 0.224 -0.04 0.265 0.041 0.229 -0.036
BA 0.246 0 -0.246 0.211 0.211 0.238 0.027 0.25 0.012 0.188 -0.062 0.266 0.078 0.204 -0.062
xwOBA 0.365 0.33 -0.035 0.347 0.017 0.35 0.003 0.375 0.025 0.34 -0.035 0.399 0.059 0.375 -0.024
wOBA 0.364 0.138 -0.226 0.333 0.195 0.343 0.01 0.357 0.014 0.307 -0.05 0.392 0.085 0.344 -0.048
xSLG 0.485 0.293 -0.192 0.488 0.195 0.472 -0.016 0.553 0.081 0.441 -0.112 0.565 0.124 0.548 -0.017
SLG 0.487 0 -0.487 0.467 0.467 0.467 0 0.531 0.064 0.393 -0.138 0.554 0.161 0.496 -0.058
K% 28.2 40 11.8 30.9 -9.1 27.5 -3.4 25.6 -1.9 29.5 3.9 27 -2.5 30.9 3.9
BB% 13.2 20 6.8 12.1 -7.9 15.3 3.2 11.5 -3.8 13.4 1.9 13.6 0.2 12.6 -1
Swing % 44.8 39.3 -5.5 44.6 5.3 41.7 -2.9 43.3 1.6 42.9 -0.4 41.4 -1.5 39.8 -1.6
Whiff% 34 45.5 11.5 29.6 -15.9 30 0.4 27.9 -2.1 28 0.1 28.6 0.6 29.9 1.3
In Zone % 46.3 39.3 -7 46 6.7 46.1 0.1 46.8 0.7 43.9 -2.9 47.4 3.5 48.4 1
Out of Zone % 53.7 60.7 7 54 -6.7 53.9 -0.1 53.2 -0.7 56.1 2.9 52.6 -3.5 51.6 -1
Out of Zone Swing % 28.4 29.4 1 26.4 -3 21.9 -4.5 23.9 2 27.8 3.9 20.9 -6.9 21.6 0.7
First Pitch Swing % 31.1 20 -11.1 29.4 9.4 27.9 -1.5 28.8 0.9 24.2 -4.6 29.1 4.9 22.7 -6.4
First Pitch Strike % 60.1 40 -20.1 57.2 17.2 56.8 -0.4 55.8 -1 52.5 -3.3 55.5 3 59.6 4.1
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 L 4 2 50.0 .345 .000
2017 L 484 345 71.3 .346 .328
2018 L 490 316 64.5 .276 .380
2019 L 600 416 69.3 .366 .353
2020 L 223 183 82.1 .337 .300
2021 L 467 379 81.2 .435 .385
2022 L 457 405 88.6 .300 .350

Pitch Tempo