Kyle Seager
3B | B/T: L/R | 6' 0" 216LBS | Age: 34

Draft: 2009 | Rd: 3, #82, Seattle Mariners | UNC Chapel Hill

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 670 603 73 128 35 101 3 .212 .285 .438 .723
11 Seasons 6204 5561 705 1395 242 807 55 .251 .321 .442 .763
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .212 35 101 3 .723
11 Seasons .251 242 807 55 .763

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 27 2537 529 37 7 5.4 89.4 109.3 16.9 36.1 .283 .467 .335 .353 .385 34.5 14.3 7.9
2016 28 2583 491 42 8.6 6.2 90.3 109.2 16.8 35.4 .290 .505 .363 .374 .414 41.6 16.0 10.2
2017 29 2565 474 41 8.6 6.3 88.3 109.1 21.0 35.2 .258 .477 .326 .344 .380 33.9 16.9 8.9
2018 30 2489 449 25 5.6 4 89.8 110.5 18.5 36.7 .247 .412 .288 .306 .367 39.5 21.9 6.0
2019 31 1821 309 26 8.4 5.9 89.5 107.1 18.4 36.9 .258 .487 .332 .350 .394 39.7 19.4 9.9
2020 32 963 176 18 10.2 7.3 89.1 108.7 17.7 30.7 .252 .472 .338 .365 .364 39.8 13.3 12.9
2021 33 2554 446 55 12.3 8.2 89.0 111.0 19.4 35.2 .221 .452 .308 .319 .383 40.2 24.0 8.8
Player 15512 2874 244 8.5 6.1 89.4 111.0 18.4 35.6 .259 .466 .326 .342 .386 38.1 18.3 8.8
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.4 12.1 32.8 .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 36.5 25.5 30.8 7.2 40.5 35.3 23.1 2.1 26.3 30.6 27.4 4.0 7.0 5.4
2016 36.9 26.7 28.5 7.9 39.3 32.6 28.1 2.4 23.4 27.5 26.3 7.7 8.6 6.2
2017 32.9 35.7 21.9 9.5 37.6 38.4 24.1 2.5 21.7 36.1 22.4 7.6 8.6 6.3
2018 34.7 32.1 24.9 8.2 41.9 38.5 19.6 1.6 23.4 32.5 27.8 8.2 5.6 4.0
2019 33.7 32.7 26.5 7.1 35.6 40.5 23.9 2.9 23.3 29.4 27.8 6.8 8.4 5.9
2020 36.4 36.4 19.3 8.0 35.8 41.5 22.7 3.4 23.3 34.1 22.7 6.3 10.2 7.3
2021 33.4 37.7 19.7 9.2 43.3 33.0 23.8 3.8 23.1 34.8 17.7 7.6 12.3 8.2
Player 34.9 31.7 25.2 8.2 39.6 36.4 23.7 2.6 23.6 32.0 24.7 6.9 8.5 6.1
MLB 44.9 23.1 25.0 7.1 36.8 37.7 25.4 3.8 32.9 24.5 24.3 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 %
2021 4-Seamer 2.0 15 742 29.1 213 .286 .615 .414 16.5 11.3 12.1 .281 .640 .422 49.1
2021 Slider -1.1 -5 462 18.1 119 .157 .333 .253 44.3 35.3 31.6 .165 .323 .247 25.4
2021 Curveball -1.0 -4 385 15.1 87 .145 .277 .202 42.4 43.7 33.6 .132 .236 .180 28.9
2021 Changeup 1.0 4 370 14.5 85 .165 .329 .262 41.3 31.8 26.2 .185 .353 .268 26.9
2021 Sinker -0.6 -2 309 12.1 92 .238 .405 .311 11.6 13.0 22.6 .315 .588 .409 54.2
2021 Cutter 4.5 7 163 6.4 43 .300 .775 .460 25.5 16.3 14.6 .222 .496 .326 36.4
2021 Splitter -0.3 0 103 4.0 25 .043 .043 .164 47.7 40.0 30.3 .109 .140 .155 30.8
2021 N/A 3.6 0 1 0.0 -- -- -- [object Object] [object Object] [object Object] -- -- -- [object Object]
2020 4-Seamer -1.1 -4 341 35.4 108 .182 .409 .311 10.5 6.5 8.1 .262 .572 .405 48.8
2020 Changeup 1.9 3 173 18.0 34 .269 .385 .409 26.2 14.7 11.9 .344 .483 .439 33.3
2020 Slider -1.0 -1 152 15.8 33 .115 .269 .253 26.3 24.2 15.4 .149 .293 .273 21.1
2020 Curveball -1.1 -1 125 13.0 24 .167 .208 .165 40.5 41.7 25.0 .138 .229 .156 21.4
2020 Sinker 10.0 11 105 10.9 35 .571 .929 .640 8.5 2.9 5.0 .366 .611 .454 48.3
2020 Cutter -2.7 -1 50 5.2 7 .143 .286 .179 42.9 28.6 12.5 .105 .228 .139 20.0
2020 Splitter -1.1 0 6 0.6 -- -- -- 100.0 [object Object] 0.0 -- -- -- [object Object]
2019 4-Seamer -1.1 -7 625 34.3 152 .197 .417 .317 14.9 16.4 14.9 .260 .556 .377 47.2
2019 Sinker 5.4 16 295 16.2 73 .443 .984 .625 6.2 1.4 1.7 .407 .816 .535 48.3
2019 Curveball 0.0 0 261 14.3 48 .163 .279 .242 31.9 41.7 18.7 .172 .228 .227 26.1
2019 Slider 1.7 5 260 14.3 76 .235 .397 .324 32.2 31.6 25.0 .225 .372 .306 36.4
2019 Changeup -2.7 -6 230 12.6 60 .158 .211 .188 33.0 15.0 12.9 .209 .314 .246 20.8
2019 Cutter 1.5 1 88 4.8 18 .250 .625 .361 22.7 11.1 10.0 .294 .638 .406 53.3
2019 Splitter 2.9 1 33 1.8 9 .333 .667 .417 35.3 33.3 20.0 .213 .332 .233 16.7
2019 N/A -1.6 0 7 0.4 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .020 .027 .018 0.0
2018 4-Seamer -1.0 -8 789 31.7 189 .224 .412 .309 18.8 19.0 15.9 .254 .469 .344 45.2
2018 Sinker -0.3 -1 519 20.9 150 .252 .468 .342 8.8 10.7 13.7 .312 .506 .375 49.6
2018 Slider 0.5 2 397 16.0 94 .250 .364 .293 34.6 34.0 21.8 .240 .331 .275 26.8
2018 Curveball -2.8 -8 302 12.1 71 .101 .217 .139 39.7 42.3 30.9 .146 .250 .174 30.0
2018 Changeup 1.0 3 265 10.6 67 .262 .477 .338 23.1 16.4 15.3 .204 .299 .233 20.0
2018 Cutter -3.7 -4 119 4.8 31 .179 .286 .226 20.6 16.1 20.0 .261 .512 .340 33.3
2018 Splitter 1.4 1 51 2.0 11 .182 .727 .364 41.7 54.5 30.0 .168 .444 .260 80.0
2018 Knuckleball -6.2 -1 15 0.6 4 .250 .250 .225 0.0 0.0 0.0 .324 .377 .312 25.0
2017 4-Seamer 0.3 2 714 27.8 190 .290 .543 .404 11.7 12.1 12.8 .298 .650 .436 43.2
2017 Sinker -0.5 -3 529 20.6 140 .288 .480 .349 8.8 7.9 10.0 .276 .467 .341 37.6
2017 Slider -0.8 -3 429 16.7 96 .159 .295 .220 35.6 30.2 19.5 .166 .249 .217 23.0
2017 Curveball 0.1 1 359 14.0 78 .208 .444 .297 30.4 28.2 19.5 .200 .379 .278 25.5
2017 Changeup 1.1 3 326 12.7 80 .280 .507 .355 29.2 18.8 18.5 .318 .545 .385 30.0
2017 Cutter 1.1 1 106 4.1 30 .222 .333 .315 27.5 20.0 18.8 .245 .356 .301 23.8
2017 Splitter -6.1 -5 78 3.0 25 .042 .042 .064 30.6 16.0 16.0 .219 .314 .248 25.0
2017 Knuckleball 27.0 1 5 0.2 2 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 [object Object] .172 .193 .157 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2011 200 732 -4 -6 2 2 -6
2012 644 2,338 15 -16 7 8 14
2013 687 2,800 6 -24 19 12 13
2014 650 2,550 0 5 14 9 28
2015 677 2,508 1 -13 9 10 7
2016 655 2,508 6 -13 22 11 26
2017 642 2,549 -18 -11 15 13 -2
2018 622 2,474 -16 -24 15 9 -16
2019 438 1,800 2 -15 12 10 9
2020 245 963 -14 5 7 7 6
2021 664 2,535 8 -25 19 13 15
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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 2,537 49.6 63.0 89.2 28.2 66.3 42.0 23.5 45.4 17.6 7.0 69.7
2016 2,583 48.3 61.1 86.0 24.2 68.0 43.0 21.6 42.2 18.5 7.7 68.2
2017 2,565 49.9 62.4 84.1 23.5 64.7 42.1 23.6 42.9 20.9 8.3 70.3
2018 2,489 48.6 68.1 85.2 27.4 59.2 42.5 27.5 47.2 22.3 6.6 82.3
2019 1,821 48.5 66.9 84.8 25.4 62.1 42.1 29.6 45.6 21.3 7.3 83.3
2020 963 47.0 62.5 86.9 20.6 60.0 42.8 21.5 40.3 20.4 6.6 73.4
2021 2,554 47.3 72.4 79.4 29.1 49.9 42.9 33.6 49.6 29.6 7.3 80.4
Player 15,512 48.6 65.3 84.8 26.0 61.2 42.5 26.1 45.1 21.8 7.3 74.9
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 29.4 47.1 24.7 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
2015 82 88 81 73 80 84 66 61 70 47 81 54 75 57 32
2016 92 95 88 78 92 85 72 73 69 76 74 77 72 77 28
2017 69 47 73 74 55 87 68 55 68 39 70 54 63 76 32 95
2018 31 41 48 46 19 49 35 68 77 61 42 18 63 54 27 14
2019 73 51 73 76 65 47 55 58 50 53 65 66 71 71 40 82
2020 81 54 71 76 86 87 66 55 56 51 94 81 78 83 18 88
2021 39 10 65 81 10 90 81 43 78 43 31 50 18 38 22 89
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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 21.2 30 30.6 -1 15 29 9 30.0
2017 20.7 27 25.0 2 23 18 8 29.6
2018 20.9 22 20.3 2 12 15 8 36.4
2019 20.8 23 16.0 7 10 12 6 26.1
2020 21.0 9 9.3 0 5 8 4 44.4
2021 21.1 35 35.7 -1 9 28 15 42.9

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 30 31 38 29 29 36 23 34 30 23 35 34 20 24 27 32 33 36 21 30 44 18 26 31 33 36 42 30 19 33 42
2017 27 28 28 24 26 27 24 26 25 18 31 27 21 17 20 27 19 31 13 26 32 25 24 25 29 22 28 22 22 28 34
2018 22 27 26 14 20 23 18 26 19 11 22 19 16 18 17 22 19 26 15 18 23 19 20 19 21 25 25 17 20 18 27
2019 23 21 18 13 17 19 15 20 16 10 18 18 8 15 14 17 13 20 8 13 19 16 14 13 15 17 21 14 19 17 21
2020 9 10 8 8 11 8 0 13 10 9 9 11 5 7 6 10 8 12 6 8 8 14 11 10 11 10 9 4 10 10 12
2021 35 39 37 31 37 41 33 40 38 32 40 40 30 23 29 39 38 37 29 31 39 34 35 39 36 37 40 31 35 35 45
! 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 89.4 90.3 0.9 88.3 -2 89.8 1.5 89.5 -0.3 89.1 -0.4 89 -0.1
Launch Angle 16.9 16.8 -0.1 21 4.2 18.5 -2.5 18.4 -0.1 17.7 -0.7 19.4 1.7
Barrel % 7 8.6 1.6 8.6 0 5.6 -3 8.4 2.8 10.2 1.8 12.3 2.1
Hard Hit % 34.5 41.6 7.1 33.9 -7.7 39.5 5.6 39.7 0.2 39.8 0.1 40.2 0.4
Sweet Spot % 36.1 35.4 -0.7 35.2 -0.2 36.7 1.5 36.9 0.2 30.7 -6.2 35.2 4.5
xBA .283 .29 0.007 .258 -0.032 .247 -0.011 .258 0.011 .252 -0.006 .221 -0.031
BA .266 .278 0.012 .249 -0.029 .221 -0.028 .239 0.018 .241 0.002 .212 -0.029
xwOBA .353 .374 0.021 .344 -0.03 .306 -0.038 .35 0.044 .365 0.015 .319 -0.046
wOBA .335 .363 0.028 .326 -0.037 .288 -0.038 .332 0.044 .338 0.006 .308 -0.03
xSLG .467 .505 0.038 .477 -0.028 .412 -0.065 .487 0.075 .472 -0.015 .452 -0.02
SLG .451 .499 0.048 .45 -0.049 .4 -0.05 .468 0.068 .433 -0.035 .438 0.005
K% 14.3 16 1.7 16.9 0.9 21.9 5 19.4 -2.5 13.3 -6.1 24 10.7
BB% 7.9 10.2 2.3 8.9 -1.3 6 -2.9 9.9 3.9 12.9 3 8.8 -4.1
Swing % 45.4 42.2 -3.2 42.9 0.7 47.2 4.3 45.6 -1.6 40.3 -5.3 49.6 9.3
Whiff% 17.6 18.5 0.9 20.9 2.4