Matt Szczur
LF | B/T: R/R | 6' 0" 200LBS | Age: 32

Draft: 2010 | Rd: 5, #160, Chicago Cubs | Villanova
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2018 84 75 11 14 1 6 3 .187 .265 .267 .532
5 Seasons 667 589 80 136 12 61 7 .231 .312 .355 .667
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2018 .187 1 6 3 .532
5 Seasons .231 12 61 7 .667

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 25 293 59 1 1.7 1.3 84.8 109.5 19.2 27.1 .197 .280 .269 .247 .266 22.0 18.8 7.5
2016 26 760 147 7 4.8 3.5 85.4 108.6 13.9 27.9 .236 .363 .305 .284 .329 23.8 19.5 6.5
2017 27 933 155 2 1.3 0.8 83.8 106.2 17.3 30.3 .197 .288 .316 .290 .273 19.6 18.6 14.3
2018 28 314 52 1 1.9 1.2 85.2 106.5 17.0 30.8 .166 .232 .242 .225 .261 24.5 28.6 9.5
Player 2300 413 11 2.7 1.8 84.7 109.5 16.3 29.1 .207 .305 .296 .274 .290 22.1 20.3 10.1
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.3 169.8 12.0 32.9 .246 .408 .317 .316 .370 35.6 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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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2018 Fastballs 187 63.2 51 44 10 6 3 0 1 11 34 .227 .229 .364 .326 .304 .293 88.0 15 22.7 21.6
2018 Breaking 78 26.4 20 18 3 3 0 0 0 6 12 .167 .093 .167 .106 .201 .151 77.4 17 42.4 18.8
2018 Offspeed 31 10.5 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 .000 .010 .000 .028 .000 .015 85.5 52 60.0 55.6
2017 Fastballs 596 64.2 155 123 28 21 5 0 2 23 102 .228 .208 .317 .299 .323 .311 83.9 17 15.9 16.3
2017 Breaking 247 26.6 61 52 8 1 5 1 1 16 38 .154 .172 .346 .275 .258 .258 82.1 18 28.0 16.7
2017 Offspeed 85 9.2 19 18 7 5 2 0 0 5 13 .389 .201 .500 .244 .397 .219 83.9 8 32.6 16.7
! 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 % Barrel/PA
2015 37.3 35.6 20.3 6.8 40.7 20.3 39.0 5.1 27.1 35.6 18.6 6.8 1.7 1.3
2016 44.2 23.1 21.8 10.9 36.7 37.4 25.2 3.4 33.3 25.2 24.5 4.1 4.8 3.5
2017 40.6 18.7 24.5 16.1 31.6 40.6 27.1 5.2 34.8 31.6 18.7 4.5 1.3 0.8
2018 44.2 15.4 23.1 17.3 34.6 38.5 26.9 3.8 32.7 28.8 19.2 3.8 1.9 1.2
Player 41.9 22.3 22.8 13.1 35.1 36.3 28.1 4.4 32.9 29.5 20.8 4.6 2.7 1.8
MLB 45.0 22.8 25.1 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.4 3.8 33.2 24.4 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 %
2018 4-Seamer 0.1 0 108 34.4 32 .222 .259 .276 26.1 21.9 25.0 .240 .291 .291 28.6
2018 Sinker 1.4 1 58 18.5 15 .231 .538 .370 23.3 20.0 18.8 .210 .418 .326 50.0
2018 Slider -5.0 -2 47 15.0 14 .154 .154 .179 52.2 35.7 26.3 .077 .087 .121 0.0
2018 Curveball -1.6 0 31 9.9 6 .200 .200 .267 20.0 16.7 7.7 .136 .155 .222 0.0
2018 Changeup -8.5 -2 28 8.9 7 .000 .000 .000 55.6 57.1 50.0 .011 .033 .017 0.0
2018 Cutter -0.7 0 21 6.7 4 .250 .500 .313 8.3 25.0 14.3 .213 .267 .207 33.3
2018 Splitter -7.7 0 3 1.0 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
2017 4-Seamer 0.1 0 353 37.8 88 .260 .411 .355 18.6 15.9 17.5 .212 .339 .309 23.3
2017 Sinker 0.1 0 204 21.9 55 .200 .200 .348 10.8 10.9 12.5 .219 .257 .336 8.6
2017 Slider -0.6 -1 154 16.5 39 .156 .313 .257 25.4 15.4 10.9 .199 .247 .274 21.4
2017 Curveball 1.3 1 93 10.0 22 .150 .400 .300 33.3 45.5 24.4 .129 .320 .264 30.0
2017 Changeup 3.1 2 68 7.3 15 .429 .571 .421 27.8 26.7 15.4 .188 .238 .218 10.0
2017 Cutter -3.8 -1 39 4.2 12 .100 .100 .192 13.3 25.0 23.1 .131 .177 .226 42.9
2017 Splitter 0.3 0 17 1.8 4 .250 .250 .225 50.0 25.0 25.0 .245 .264 .222 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2014 65 218 -1 -4 3 1 -1
2015 80 292 2 -8 2 1 -4
2016 198 752 -4 -2 5 2 1
2017 235 928 -11 -1 8 5 2
2018 79 296 -5 -3 3 1 -5
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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 293 48.6 78.2 74.8 30.0 57.8 42.5 36.3 53.2 28.2 8.2 87.5
2016 760 52.3 75.8 80.3 30.7 54.1 38.6 41.5 54.1 22.9 7.7 77.6
2017 933 50.2 66.1 81.2 21.9 66.3 42.5 35.0 44.2 20.4 7.7 74.6
2018 314 49.7 67.3 70.7 28.2 52.4 45.6 34.5 47.8 31.3 7.8 65.2
Player 2,300 50.6 71.1 78.7 26.6 58.5 41.6 37.3 49.1 23.8 7.7 76.1
MLB 48.5 66.8 82.0 28.3 58.4 42.6 29.3 47.0 24.6 7.2 76.0
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 79
2016 83
2017 82
2018 80
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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 84.8 85.4 0.6 83.8 -1.6 1.4 undefined undefined undefined
Launch Angle 19.2 13.9 -5.3 17.3 3.4 -0.3 undefined undefined undefined
Barrel % 1.7 4.8 3.1 1.3 -3.5 0.6 undefined undefined undefined
Hard Hit % 22 23.8 1.8 19.6 -4.2 4.9 undefined undefined undefined
Sweet Spot % 27.1 27.9 0.8 30.3 2.4 0.5 undefined undefined undefined
xBA .197 .236 0.039 .197 -0.039 -0.031 undefined undefined undefined
BA .222 .259 0.037 .226 -0.033 -0.039 undefined undefined undefined
xwOBA .247 .284 0.037 .29 0.006 -0.065 undefined undefined undefined
wOBA .269 .305 0.036 .316 0.011 -0.074 undefined undefined undefined
xSLG .28 .363 0.083 .288 -0.075 -0.056 undefined undefined undefined
SLG .333 .4 0.067 .354 -0.046 -0.087 undefined undefined undefined
K% 18.8 19.5 0.7 18.6 -0.9 10 undefined undefined undefined
BB% 7.5 6.5 -1 14.3 7.8 -4.8 undefined undefined undefined
Swing % 53.2 54.1 0.9 44.2 -9.9 3.6 undefined undefined undefined
Whiff% 28.2 22.9 -5.3 20.4 -2.5 10.9 undefined undefined undefined
In Zone % 48.6 52.3 3.7 50.2 -2.1 -0.5 undefined undefined undefined
Out of Zone % 51.4 47.7 -3.7 49.8 2.1 0.5 undefined undefined undefined
Out of Zone Swing % 30 30.7 0.7 21.9 -8.8 6.3 undefined undefined undefined
First Pitch Swing % 36.3 41.5 5.2 35 -6.5 -0.5 undefined undefined undefined
First Pitch Strike % 53.8 64.5 10.7 62 -2.5 4.7 undefined undefined undefined
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 193 3 1.6 .292 .964
2017 R 235 0 0.0 .312
2018 R 76 0 0.0 .256