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Matt Adams
1B | B/T: L/R | 6' 3" 245LBS | Age: 33

Draft: 2009 | Rd: 23, #699, St. Louis Cardinals | Slippery Rock
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 40 36 3 6 0 2 0 .167 .250 .194 .444
10 Seasons 2614 2421 297 624 118 399 4 .258 .306 .463 .769
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .167 0 2 0 .444
10 Seasons .258 118 399 4 .769

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 27 693 135 8 5.9 89.1 110.1 11.6 26.7 .242 .379 .284 .287 .348 34.8 22 5.4
2016 28 1337 219 24 11 89.8 110.9 20 38.8 .231 .451 .331 .316 .388 40.2 24.8 7.6
2017 29 1436 255 27 10.6 88.9 111.3 15.9 34.1 .269 .504 .346 .340 .431 40.3 24 6.3
2018 30 1258 233 24 10.3 88.7 109.3 19 35.6 .239 .462 .334 .330 .389 39.9 21.7 8
2019 31 1308 196 29 14.8 88.6 112.1 19.6 39.8 .228 .479 .306 .320 .468 43.9 34.5 6
2020 32 209 31 3 9.7 90.1 108.6 21.4 32.3 .197 .379 .240 .258 .380 45.2 35.3 3.9
2021 33 138 27 1 3.7 82.2 102 10.5 29.6 .133 .227 .198 .197 .207 29.6 22.5 10
6379 1096 116 10.6 88.9 112.1 17.5 35.3 .238 .455 .318 .317 .403 40 25.9 6.8
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .243 .403 .317 .313 .363 35.4 22 8.4




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2021 Fastballs 67 48.6 17 15 3 3 0 0 0 1 14 .200 .144 .200 .292 .237 .245 82.5 13 8.3 7.1
2021 Breaking 57 41.3 16 16 2 1 1 0 0 7 9 .125 .103 .188 .160 .133 .116 83.4 13 36.4 36.8
2021 Offspeed 14 10.1 6 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 .200 .196 .200 .250 .262 .274 78.2 -3 25.0 16.7
2020 Fastballs 105 50.2 25 24 7 4 1 0 2 6 18 .292 .253 .583 .478 .377 .322 89.8 24 18.2 19.4
2020 Breaking 56 26.8 17 17 1 0 1 0 0 10 7 .059 .109 .118 .229 .073 .139 95.3 30 42.1 40.0
2020 Offspeed 48 23.0 9 8 1 1 0 0 0 2 6 .125 .215 .125 .397 .176 .307 85.1 5 38.9 18.2
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2015 42.2 22.2 29.6 5.9 37 40.7 22.2 2.2 32.6 23 27.4 5.9 5.9
2016 32.9 32.4 26.5 8.2 30.6 42 27.4 2.3 23.7 35.2 20.5 4.6 11
2017 39.6 29 23.9 7.5 43.5 36.1 20.4 4.7 23.1 26.3 28.6 5.9 10.6
2018 36.1 28.3 24 11.6 42.9 33.9 21.9 1.7 28.8 30.5 22.7 6 10.3
2019 32.7 29.6 26.5 11.2 50.5 30.1 19.4 5.6 24 28.6 18.9 8.2 14.8
2020 38.7 25.8 25.8 9.7 38.7 41.9 19.4 3.2 22.6 35.5 19.4 9.7 9.7
2021 51.9 29.6 11.1 7.4 29.6 44.4 25.9 18.5 29.6 29.6 11.1 7.4 3.7
36.9 28.7 25.4 9 40.8 36.7 22.3 3.7 25.9 29.3 23.2 6.2 10.6
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.4 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6

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 Cutter -10.8 -1 13 9.4 3 0 0 0 11.1 0 0 .077 .086 .079 0
2021 Sinker -3.6 -1 18 13 5 0 0 .18 0 20 50 .168 .544 .293 75
2021 Curveball -2.4 0 20 14.5 6 .167 .167 .15 12.5 16.7 33.3 .195 .313 .228 60
2021 Changeup 0.3 0 14 10.1 6 .2 .2 .267 25 16.7 16.7 .196 .25 .276 25
2021 4-Seamer 2 1 36 26.1 9 .429 .429 .456 10.5 0 0 .155 .2 .276 14.3
2021 Slider -7 -3 37 26.8 10 .1 .2 .125 44 60 37.5 .049 .068 .049 0
2020 Splitter -0.8 0 9 4.3 1 0 0 0 25 0 0 .633 .697 .57 100
2020 Cutter 6.7 2 27 12.9 5 .4 1 .58 28.6 60 33.3 .275 .59 .357 100
2020 Sinker -3.2 -1 17 8.1 6 .2 .8 .45 0 0 0 .376 .979 .575 60
2020 Changeup -0.3 0 39 18.7 8 .143 .143 .2 42.9 25 22.2 .155 .354 .274 40
2020 Slider -6.8 -2 28 13.4 8 0 0 0 36.4 62.5 50 .1 .109 .091 33.3
2020 Curveball -2 -1 28 13.4 9 .111 .222 .139 50 55.6 33.3 .116 .337 .181 75
2020 4-Seamer 0.4 0 61 29.2 14 .286 .357 .346 17.6 21.4 15 .201 .26 .201 18.2
2019 Splitter -4.3 -1 32 2.4 6 0 0 0 61.1 66.7 28.6 .066 .08 .063 0
2019 Cutter -1.6 -1 76 5.8 13 .231 .385 .262 37.1 38.5 29.4 .31 .379 .296 25
2019 Curveball -4.3 -7 165 12.6 46 .089 .133 .109 52.9 58.7 42.9 .13 .246 .165 50
2019 Changeup -0.9 -2 172 13.1 49 .238 .333 .313 36.1 28.6 25.9 .2 .351 .299 32.1
2019 Sinker 3.5 6 169 12.9 51 .32 .64 .446 15.9 19.6 27.8 .323 .698 .424 50
2019 Slider 2.6 6 223 17 55 .216 .608 .364 37.6 38.2 22.6 .235 .582 .356 46.7
2019 4-Seamer 0.3 1 470 35.9 112 .252 .544 .356 27 30.4 24.1 .232 .512 .346 45.7
2018 Splitter -2.5 -1 33 2.6 12 .167 .167 .15 31.8 33.3 40 .137 .162 .131 0
2018 Cutter 0 0 97 7.7 18 .286 .5 .417 17 16.7 11.1 .272 .51 .415 27.3
2018 Curveball 3.1 4 124 9.9 32 .267 .567 .372 26.9 37.5 25.5 .174 .339 .246 38.9
2018 Slider -0.7 -1 141 11.2 39 .167 .5 .328 32 38.5 29.4 .207 .488 .321 47.6
2018 Changeup -0.9 -2 208 16.5 60 .241 .345 .284 42.5 26.7 32 .225 .341 .259 23.8
2018 Sinker 3.1 7 235 18.7 67 .323 .71 .451 15.6 9 14 .328 .696 .452 48.2
2018 4-Seamer 0.2 1 418 33.2 106 .202 .404 .306 19.7 16 14.9 .231 .444 .332 46.8
2017 Splitter 0.4 0 32 2.2 6 .333 .333 .3 55 50 25 .306 .729 .424 66.7
2017 Cutter 4.9 4 74 5.2 18 .294 .647 .411 31.4 5.6 7.7 .213 .443 .297 25
2017 Curveball 2.8 4 159 11.1 40 .275 .65 .401 33.7 42.5 30.4 .255 .478 .324 34.8
2017 Slider -1 -2 211 14.7 50 .191 .426 .27 38.1 32 20 .192 .415 .268 18.8
2017 Changeup -0.6 -1 214 14.9 58 .296 .463 .353 38.1 24.1 22.6 .289 .5 .359 50
2017 Sinker 2.1 6 314 21.9 90 .354 .634 .421 16.9 11.1 13 .323 .579 .385 42.7
2017 4-Seamer 0.1 1 428 29.8 98 .231 .451 .316 23.2 27.6 19.3 .267 .503 .349 46.9
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2012 91 322 4 -3 -2 0 -1
2013 386 1596 13 -4 3 6 17
2014 589 2145 13 -15 1 12 10
2015 185 688 -2 -7 1 1 -6
2016 326 1336 2 -5 4 5 6
2017 360 1433 2 2 3 5 12
2018 334 1256 5 -6 3 6 8
2019 336 1321 15 -17 0 5 2
2020 51 209 -2 0 0 0 -1
2021 39 138 -2 -3 0 0 -4
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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 693 40.8 73 84 38.5 65.8 40 29.6 52.5 23.4 4.2 75.9
2016 1337 41.5 68.6 82.4 38.4 61.3 38.7 30.9 50.9 26.7 6.3 81
2017 1436 44.2 72.7 80.3 39 57.1 46.1 35.4 54 28.9 5.6 80
2018 1258 45.1 71.4 85.1 33.3 55.2 45.7 34.7 50.5 25.4 7.3 82.6
2019 1308 44.1 70.5 78.4 34 47.2 41.5 34.5 50.1 33.4 6.5 76.5
2020 209 50.2 72.4 80.3 33.7 48.6 42.6 35.3 53.1 29.7 7.2 66.7
2021 138 41.3 77.2 88.6 40.7 63.6 44.2 35 55.8 22.1 8 90.9
6379 43.6 71.3 81.9 36.6 56.8 42.7 33.5 51.7 27.9 6.2 79.5
48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 29.2 47 24.6 7.2 76

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 22
2016 28
2017 66 72 85 83 36 56 85 70 76 23 22 19 31 4
2018 30 19
2019 31
2020 15
2021 20
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2019 24.6 20 21.2 -1 11 9 14 70
2020 23.2 2 2.3 0 0 2 0 0
2021 0 0.4 0 1 1 0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 20 24 26 21 23 20 21 23 18 23 24 22 17 19 19 23 17 26 18 22 17 19 18 24 21 24 23 18 23 19 25
2020 2 1 3 2 3 2 3 2 3 3 2 2 1 3 3 3 2 2 2 3 1 1 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 1 3
2021 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 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 and distances, but does not attempt to adjust for 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 89.1 89.8 0.7 88.9 -0.9 88.7 -0.2 88.6 -0.1 90.1 1.5 82.2 -7.9
Launch Angle 11.6 20 8.4 15.9 -4.1 19 3.1 19.6 0.6 21.4 1.8 10.5 -10.9
Barrel % 5.9 11 5.1 10.6 -0.4 10.3 -0.3 14.8 4.5 9.7 -5.1 3.7 -6
Hard Hit % 34.8 40.2 5.4 40.3 0.1 39.9 -0.4 43.9 4 45.2 1.3 29.6 -15.6
Sweet Spot % 26.7 38.8 12.1 34.1 -4.7 35.6 1.5 39.8 4.2 32.3 -7.5 29.6 -2.7
xBA .242 .231 -0.011 .269 0.038 .239 -0.03 .228 -0.011 .197 -0.031 .133 -0.064
BA .24 .249 0.009 .274 0.025 .239 -0.035 .226 -0.013 .184 -0.042 .167 -0.017
xwOBA .287 .316 0.029 .34 0.024 .33 -0.01 .32 -0.01 .258 -0.062 .197 -0.061
wOBA .284 .331 0.047 .346 0.015 .334 -0.012 .306 -0.028 .24 -0.066 .198 -0.042
xSLG .379 .451 0.072 .504 0.053 .462 -0.042 .479 0.017 .379 -0.1 .227 -0.152
SLG .377 .471 0.094 .522 0.051 .477 -0.045 .465 -0.012 .347 -0.118 .194 -0.153
K% 22 24.8 2.8 24 -0.8 21.7 -2.3 34.5 12.8 35.3 0.8 22.5 -12.8
BB% 5.4 7.6 2.2 6.3 -1.3 8 1.7 6 -2 3.9 -2.1 10 6.1
Swing % 52.5 50.9 -1.6 54 3.1 50.5 -3.5 50.1 -0.4 53.1 3 55.8 2.7
Whiff% 23.4 26.7 3.3 28.9 2.2 25.4 -3.5 33.4 8 29.7 -3.7 22.1 -7.6
In Zone % 40.8 41.5 0.7 44.2 2.7 45.1 0.9 44.1 -1 50.2 6.1 41.3 -8.9
Out of Zone % 59.2 58.5 -0.7 55.8 -2.7 54.9 -0.9 55.9 1 49.8 -6.1 58.7 8.9
Out of Zone Swing % 38.5 38.4 -0.1 39 0.6 33.3 -5.7 34 0.7 33.7 -0.3 40.7 7
First Pitch Swing % 29.6 30.9 1.3 35.4 4.5 34.7 -0.7 34.5 -0.2 35.3 0.8 35 -0.3
First Pitch Strike % 59.7 62.1 2.4 64.9 2.8 61.4 -3.5 64.9 3.5 58.8 -6.1 57.5 -1.3
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 L 319 153 48.0 .328 .317
2017 L 359 118 32.9 .331 .386
2018 L 334 219 65.6 .385 .307
2019 L 332 243 73.2 .293 .311
2020 L 51 41 80.4 .194 .251
2021 L 39 26 66.7 .231 .181

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