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Matt Kemp
LF | B/T: R/R | 6' 4" 225LBS | Age: 37

Draft: 2003 | Rd: 6, #181, Los Angeles Dodgers | Midwest City HS (OK)
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2020 132 117 18 28 6 21 1 .239 .326 .419 .745
15 Seasons 6983 6365 950 1808 287 1031 184 .284 .337 .484 .821
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2020 .239 6 21 1 .745
15 Seasons .284 287 1031 184 .821

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 31 2534 457 38 8.3 89.5 109 12 34.4 .257 .452 .325 .331 .402 41.3 22.7 6
2016 32 2434 479 53 11.1 88.2 110.7 14.5 37.2 .265 .517 .333 .344 .434 38.3 23.2 5.4
2017 33 1676 340 32 9.4 88.3 111.9 8.4 39.1 .285 .503 .328 .347 .426 38.8 21.2 5.8
2018 34 1833 354 39 11 89.8 111.4 15.8 42.4 .267 .510 .348 .352 .433 38.8 22.7 7.1
2019 35 231 42 1 2.4 87.3 104.7 13.6 35.7 .171 .278 .208 .194 .270 30 30.6 1.6
2020 36 547 76 6 7.9 85.3 109.6 11.9 38.2 .226 .430 .322 .321 .425 28.9 31.1 11.4
9255 1748 169 9.7 88.7 111.9 12.8 37.9 .263 .486 .329 .338 .420 38.7 23.2 6.2
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .242 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.6 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%
2020 Fastballs 286 52.3 69 60 14 8 2 0 4 20 40 .233 .236 .467 .516 .344 .363 87.3 12 31.4 26.3
2020 Breaking 170 31.1 38 34 7 6 1 0 0 13 21 .206 .175 .235 .224 .245 .228 80.2 12 44.9 19.7
2020 Offspeed 91 16.6 24 23 7 5 0 0 2 8 15 .304 .275 .565 .511 .378 .346 87.5 11 36.0 23.5
2019 Fastballs 116 51.1 25 23 4 3 0 0 1 5 19 .174 .217 .304 .370 .210 .253 86.6 14 30.9 13.9
2019 Breaking 80 35.2 23 23 5 4 1 0 0 9 14 .217 .180 .261 .268 .204 .193 87.1 11 48.9 47.4
2019 Offspeed 31 13.7 12 12 2 1 1 0 0 5 7 .167 .092 .250 .169 .174 .106 89.6 17 52.2 41.7
! 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 44.6 23.2 29.5 2.6 38.9 39.2 21.9 2.6 32.2 21.7 24.3 8.8 8.3
2016 40.5 27.6 26.9 5 41.5 34.4 23.8 2.3 29.2 24.8 24.2 7.5 11.1
2017 49.1 19.4 27.9 3.5 33.8 40.6 25.6 2.9 34.7 18.2 28.5 5.6 9.4
2018 36.4 26.6 31.6 5.4 40.7 36.4 22.9 2.8 24.6 26.6 25.7 5.9 11
2019 45.2 33.3 19 2.4 47.6 33.3 19 2.4 35.7 28.6 19 7.1 2.4
2020 40.8 22.4 31.6 5.3 43.4 32.9 23.7 6.6 35.5 19.7 21.1 9.2 7.9
42.6 24.5 28.8 4.1 39.4 37.2 23.3 2.8 30.5 22.9 25.1 7.2 9.7
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.5 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 %
2020 Splitter -8.3 0 3 0.5 1 0 0 0 100 100 33.3 0
2020 Cutter 3.7 1 38 6.9 9 .222 .667 .361 44.4 33.3 20 .24 .798 .421 50
2020 Curveball 5.1 3 58 10.6 14 .4 .5 .482 42.9 28.6 16.7 .244 .338 .38 16.7
2020 Sinker 0.6 0 69 12.6 17 .143 .357 .294 25 11.8 14.3 .238 .502 .376 16.7
2020 Changeup 1.6 1 88 16.1 23 .318 .591 .4 34.7 30.4 22.6 .287 .535 .361 33.3
2020 Slider -3.2 -4 112 20.5 24 .125 .125 .113 45.8 37.5 21.4 .146 .176 .14 13.3
2020 4-Seamer -1.1 -2 179 32.7 43 .27 .459 .366 30.4 34.9 31.9 .234 .453 .346 40.9
2019 Splitter 24.8 0 2 0.9 1 1 2 1.25 0 0 0 .5 .868 .559 100
2019 Cutter 6.3 1 13 5.6 2 1 1 .45 66.7 0 0 .42 .442 .21 50
2019 Sinker -3.6 -1 30 13 9 .222 .222 .2 13.3 33.3 25 .238 .261 .215 16.7
2019 Changeup -6.7 -2 29 12.6 11 .091 .091 .145 54.5 45.5 50 .055 .105 .128 16.7
2019 Slider -4.3 -2 45 19.5 11 .182 .182 .164 50 36.4 40 .201 .341 .228 42.9
2019 Curveball -3 -1 35 15.2 12 .25 .333 .254 47.4 41.7 55.6 .161 .202 .161 0
2019 4-Seamer -0.9 -1 73 31.6 14 .077 .308 .193 32.4 14.3 9.5 .187 .44 .284 45.5
2018 Splitter -2.7 -1 29 1.6 8 .125 .125 .113 60 50 40 .19 .212 .175 25
2018 Cutter -3.3 -4 137 7.5 48 .205 .341 .273 30.1 16.7 23.5 .236 .386 .302 22.2
2018 Changeup -2.7 -5 183 10 51 .125 .188 .169 35.6 27.5 21.9 .203 .352 .265 29.4
2018 Curveball 2.7 6 230 12.5 54 .283 .566 .364 34.1 35.2 30.6 .273 .633 .386 52.9
2018 Slider -2 -7 355 19.4 85 .156 .182 .185 39.3 31.8 22.5 .185 .234 .218 17.3
2018 Sinker 2.7 9 331 18.1 96 .372 .5 .426 20.9 11.5 15.3 .308 .502 .378 38.2
2018 4-Seamer 3.4 17 511 27.9 147 .397 .756 .491 24.7 20.4 22.6 .354 .803 .493 55.2
2018 N/A -0.9 0 2 0.1
2017 Splitter 0.6 0 13 0.8 3 .333 .333 .3 0 0 0 .373 .489 .364 33.3
2017 Cutter 1.3 1 111 6.6 34 .25 .469 .354 40.7 32.4 29.7 .229 .424 .298 38.1
2017 Curveball -2.2 -3 155 9.2 37 .189 .324 .219 39 24.3 19.6 .205 .418 .256 25
2017 Changeup -3.8 -7 196 11.7 71 .203 .29 .24 35.8 25.4 25.4 .252 .388 .284 25.5
2017 Slider -0.2 -1 386 23 95 .22 .385 .276 38 24.2 20.9 .258 .452 .314 36.8
2017 4-Seamer 1.3 6 430 25.7 101 .374 .626 .457 26.5 19.8 16.9 .335 .627 .424 48.6
2017 Sinker 0.6 2 369 22 115 .336 .573 .402 16.1 13 21.4 .34 .591 .405 44.2
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 667 2486 -2 -19 11 8 -2
2009 689 2748 11 -15 14 10 20
2010 656 2606 5 -27 11 11 0
2011 665 2618 28 -4 18 12 54
2012 441 1725 16 -7 8 6 24
2013 287 1082 5 -20 5 4 -5
2014 613 2347 3 0 9 8 21
2015 635 2465 3 2 5 9 20
2016 660 2385 18 -15 -2 6 7
2017 456 1660 3 -18 7 6 -2
2018 515 1875 -1 -3 9 8 12
2019 60 227 -4 -3 1 1 -5
2020 131 547 1 -9 5 3 0
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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 2534 46.7 70.2 81.3 34.8 60.2 41.3 26.7 50.9 26.3 7 82
2016 2434 47.4 73.4 79.3 38 55.4 42.3 35.4 54.9 29.4 6.8 82.2
2017 1676 44 79.6 76.5 35.1 59.2 40.5 42.3 54.8 29.8 7 89.7
2018 1833 47.5 72.9 77.1 31.4 56 42.6 35 50.7 29.4 6.7 79.2
2019 231 46.7 76.4 67.9 34.7 40.5 41.9 33.9 54.1 40.8 6.2 85.7
2020 547 42 64.8 71.8 28.7 50.5 41.9 25 43.9 36.3 5.7 74.2
9255 46.3 73.1 78.2 34.6 56.9 41.7 33.7 52.3 29.3 6.8 82.7
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 73 65 81 81 45 85 76 64 76 23 29 18 31
2016 76 70 90 92 27 95 86 35 56 27 13 12 22
2017 73 89 84 76 49 69 76 55 69 43 15 15 15 0
2018 81 76 91 93 46 83 83 68 57 38 31 17 36 9
2019 22
2020 43 21 55 68 35 23 50 6 10 10 75 5 29
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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 1 0.2 1 1 0 0 0
2020 24.8 6 7.4 -1 2 5 3 50

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
2020 6 8 9 8 9 8 7 8 9 7 9 8 4 8 7 8 6 8 7 7 5 6 7 8 8 8 7 7 6 6 9
! 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 89.5 88.2 -1.3 88.3 0.1 89.8 1.5 87.3 -2.5 85.3 -2 undefined
Launch Angle 12 14.5 2.5 8.4 -6.1 15.8 7.4 13.6 -2.2 11.9 -1.7 undefined
Barrel % 8.3 11.1 2.8 9.4 -1.7 11 1.6 2.4 -8.6 7.9 5.5 undefined
Hard Hit % 41.3 38.3 -3 38.8 0.5 38.8 0 30 -8.8 28.9 -1.1 undefined
Sweet Spot % 34.4 37.2 2.8 39.1 1.9 42.4 3.3 35.7 -6.7 38.2 2.5 undefined
xBA .257 .265 0.008 .285 0.02 .267 -0.018 .171 -0.096 .226 0.055 undefined
BA .265 .268 0.003 .276 0.008 .29 0.014 .2 -0.09 .239 0.039 undefined
xwOBA .331 .344 0.013 .347 0.003 .352 0.005 .194 -0.158 .321 0.127 undefined
wOBA .325 .333 0.008 .328 -0.005 .348 0.02 .208 -0.14 .322 0.114 undefined
xSLG .452 .517 0.065 .503 -0.014 .51 0.007 .278 -0.232 .43 0.152 undefined
SLG .443 .499 0.056 .463 -0.036 .481 0.018 .283 -0.198 .419 0.136 undefined
K% 22.7 23.2 0.5 21.2 -2 22.7 1.5 30.6 7.9 31.1 0.5 undefined
BB% 6 5.4 -0.6 5.8 0.4 7.1 1.3 1.6 -5.5 11.4 9.8 undefined
Swing % 50.9 54.9 4 54.8 -0.1 50.7 -4.1 54.1 3.4 43.9 -10.2 undefined
Whiff% 26.3 29.4 3.1 29.8 0.4 29.4 -0.4 40.8 11.4 36.3 -4.5 undefined
In Zone % 46.7 47.4 0.7 44 -3.4 47.5 3.5 46.7 -0.8 42 -4.7 undefined
Out of Zone % 53.3 52.6 -0.7 56 3.4 52.5 -3.5 53.3 0.8 58 4.7 undefined
Out of Zone Swing % 34.8 38 3.2 35.1 -2.9 31.4 -3.7 34.7 3.3 28.7 -6 undefined
First Pitch Swing % 26.7 35.4 8.7 42.3 6.9 35 -7.3 33.9 -1.1 25 -8.9 undefined
First Pitch Strike % 58.3 63.2 4.9 64.6 1.4 64.4 -0.2 66.1 1.7 56.8 -9.3 undefined
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 653 210 32.2 .346 .306
2017 R 457 55 12.0 .331 .315
2018 R 491 52 10.6 .343 .326
2019 R 60 32 53.3 .262 .147
2020 R 130 61 46.9 .390 .235

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