Livan Soto
2B | Bats/Throws: L/R | 5' 10" 160LBS | Age: 23
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 59 55 9 22 1 1 .400 .414 .582 .996
2023 12 9 2 2 0 0 .222 .417 .222 .639
2 Seasons 71 64 11 24 1 1 .375 .414 .531 .945
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .400 1 1 .996
2023 .222 0 0 .639
2 Seasons .375 1 1 .945
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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%
2022 22 223 44 0 0.0 0.0 83.8 101.2 19.8 40.9 .279 .332 .424 .281 .349 15.9 22.0 3.4
2023 23 63 7 0 0.0 0.0 86.0 99.7 25.5 42.9 .231 .312 .321 .351 .304 28.6 16.7 25.0
Player 286 51 0 0.0 0.0 84.1 101.2 20.6 41.2 .272 .329 .407 .293 .342 17.6 21.1 7.0
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .369 36.3 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, 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
2022 34.1 29.5 29.5 6.8 52.3 29.5 18.2 9.1 15.9 29.5 43.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
2023 14.3 28.6 42.9 14.3 14.3 28.6 57.1 0.0 14.3 42.9 28.6 14.3 0.0 0.0
Player 31.4 29.4 31.4 7.8 47.1 29.4 23.5 7.8 15.7 31.4 41.2 2.0 0.0 0.0
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.9 7.0 37.0 37.6 25.3 3.9 32.9 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 -1.8 -1 37 58.7 7 .200 .200 .329 12.5 0.0 0.0 .296 .419 .421 20.0
2023 Changeup 2.1 0 9 14.3 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2023 Cutter 5.9 0 7 11.1 1 1.000 1.000 .900 25.0 0.0 0.0 .597 .712 .576 100.0
2023 Curveball 5.7 0 6 9.5 1 -- -- .700 -- 0.0 0.0 -- -- .700 --
2023 Slider -18.1 -1 3 4.8 2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 50.0 50.0 .002 .002 .002 0.0
2023 Sinker -13.0 0 1 1.6 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
2022 4-Seam Fastball 4.1 3 86 38.6 25 .500 .818 .575 12.5 16.0 21.1 .313 .372 .331 5.3
2022 Slider -0.1 0 39 17.5 9 .222 .333 .239 19.0 33.3 15.8 .215 .253 .204 16.7
2022 Sinker -1.1 0 36 16.1 10 .444 .444 .400 0.0 0.0 0.0 .418 .478 .394 20.0
2022 Curveball 8.8 2 24 10.8 5 .400 .600 .430 37.5 60.0 42.9 .231 .294 .232 50.0
2022 Changeup 0.8 0 14 6.3 2 .500 .500 .450 20.0 0.0 0.0 .201 .240 .186 0.0
2022 Cutter 10.0 1 13 5.8 3 .667 1.000 .717 42.9 33.3 20.0 .368 .467 .354 100.0
2022 Sweeper -9.2 -1 11 4.9 5 .000 .000 .000 33.3 40.0 66.7 .026 .039 .026 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2022 59 223 3 2 1 1 6
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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 %
2022 223 52.5 73.5 88.4 25.5 55.6 39.9 33.9 50.7 16.8 4.9 90.9
2023 63 54.0 64.7 81.8 10.3 100.0 46.0 16.7 39.7 16.0 7.9 60.0
Player 286 52.8 71.5 87.0 22.2 60.0 41.3 31.0 48.3 16.7 5.6 81.3
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.5 58.0 42.6 29.6 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
2022 7 53 46
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2022 27.7 1 1.0 0 0 1 0 0.0
Player 27.7 1 1.0 0 0 1 0 0.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2022 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Player 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
! 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 2022 2023 +/-  
Exit Velocity 83.8 86.0 2.2
Launch Angle 19.8 25.5 5.7
Barrel % 0.0 0.0 0.0
Hard Hit % 15.9 28.6 12.7
Sweet Spot % 40.9 42.9 2.0
xBA .279 .231 -0.048
BA .400 .222 -0.178
xwOBA .281 .351 0.070
wOBA .424 .321 -0.103
xSLG .332 .312 -0.020
SLG .582 .222 -0.360
K% 22.0 16.7 -5.3
BB% 3.4 25.0 21.6
Swing % 50.7 39.7 -11.0
Whiff% 16.8 16.0 -0.8
In Zone % 52.5 54.0 1.5
Out of Zone % 47.5 46.0 -1.5
Out of Zone Swing % 25.5 10.3 -15.2
First Pitch Swing % 33.9 16.7 -17.2
First Pitch Strike % 57.6 58.3 0.7
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2022 Shifts L 59 30 50.8 .595 .265
2023 Shades L 12 1 8.3 .350 .000
! Note: Shifts are through the 2022 season, Shaded starting from the 2023 season, Shift: three or more infielders are on the same side of second base, Shade: positioned outside of their typical responsible slices of the field.
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Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2022 80 18.4 13.8% 2.5% 18 22.8 0.0% 0.0%
2023 19 16.7 15.8% 0.0% 12 18.4 0.0% 0.0%
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