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Max Fried
Popularity: ↓ 18%
P | B/T: L/L | 6' 4" 190LBS | Age: 27

Draft: 2012 | Rd: 1, #7, San Diego Padres | Harvard-Westlake HS (CA)
Poor Avg Great

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2020 7 0 2.25 11 11 0 56.0 50 1.09
4 Seasons 26 11 3.52 67 50 0 281.1 289 1.32
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2020 11 7-0 2.25 56.0 50 1.09
4 Seasons 67 26-11 3.52 281.1 289 1.32

Statcast Statistics

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB% ERA xERA
2017 422 83 3 3.6 86.9 1 31.3 .273 .437 .355 .350 .380 38.6 18.2 9.9 3.81 5.48
2018 571 76 3 3.9 91.1 2.9 38.2 .228 .333 .310 .317 .394 46.1 31 14.1 2.94 4.30
2019 2670 476 22 4.6 89.2 4.3 32.6 .247 .380 .316 .298 .364 38.9 24.6 6.7 4.02 3.97
2020 899 151 5 3.3 83.4 6.4 28.5 .199 .284 .276 .259 .277 23.8 22.3 8.5 2.25 2.81
4562 786 33 4.2 88 4.2 32.2 .238 .362 .312 .298 .352 36.6 24.3 8.2
6.4 88.3 11.9 32.8 .243 .402 .318 .312 .362 35.1 21.8 8.3

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Fried relies on 5 pitches.
4-Seam Fastball
(41.8%) ,
Curveball
(22.5%) ,
Slider
(20.7%) ,
Sinker
(10.1%) ,
Changeup
(4.9%) ,


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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # # RHB # LHB % MPH PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Spin Whiff% PutAway%
2020 4-Seam Fastball 376 327 49 41.8 93.1 98 81 16 9 6 0 1 17 65 .198 .183 .309 .269 .291 .279 81.6 9 2120 22.9 17.2
2020 Curveball 202 173 29 22.5 74.3 42 40 7 2 5 0 0 14 26 .175 .205 .300 .265 .223 .227 87.7 4 2787 31.2 19.2
2020 Slider 186 145 41 20.7 84.0 49 46 11 7 3 1 0 16 31 .239 .200 .348 .284 .263 .225 82.3 15 2487 29.0 20.3
2020 Sinker 91 55 36 10.1 92.5 25 22 6 3 2 0 1 2 20 .273 .239 .500 .404 .370 .330 85.0 -12 1959 17.0 15.4
2020 Changeup 44 41 3 4.9 83.1 10 10 2 2 0 0 0 1 9 .200 .208 .200 .219 .176 .193 73.3 -3 1546 27.3 12.5
2019 4-Seam Fastball 1418 1107 311 53.1 93.8 371 329 104 81 11 0 12 57 277 .316 .293 .459 .448 .361 .354 91.3 5 2077 20.1 17.0
2019 Curveball 660 539 121 24.7 74.5 163 156 33 21 9 0 3 68 88 .212 .170 .327 .235 .247 .198 84.9 -1 2844 37.6 28.2
2019 Slider 425 284 141 15.9 83.7 135 130 26 15 8 0 3 46 84 .200 .199 .331 .310 .237 .232 83.8 9 2562 28.6 23.8
2019 Sinker 93 67 26 3.5 93.6 16 15 7 2 5 0 0 1 14 .467 .380 .800 .616 .532 .435 92.8 -5 1988 22.7 10.0
2019 Changeup 64 59 5 2.4 84.8 10 10 4 1 0 0 3 0 10 .400 .411 1.300 1.054 .669 .590 88.2 13 1514 25.0 0.0
2019 Cutter 9 9 0 0.3 93.5 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .097 .000 .100 .000 .101 86.6 -31 2115 16.7 25.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Pitch Movement


How this works: Every pitch is affected by the forces of gravity, which means that every pitch drops on its way from the mound to the plate. These numbers are reported with gravity, which makes them larger and different than other pitch movement numbers you may have seen. Since gravity requires time, and slower pitches aren’t ‘better’ just because they have more time to move, the movement of a pitch is compared to ‘average’ movement by comparing it to other MLB pitch types within +/- 2 MPH and from within +/- 0.5 feet of extension and release.
Vertical Movement (inches) Horizontal Movement (inches)
Year Pitch Team Hand # MPH Inches of Drop vs Avg % vs Avg Inches of Break vs Avg % Break vs Avg
2020 Curveball ATL L 202 74.3 67.6 5.6 9 10.9 -0.1 -1
2020 4-Seamer ATL L 376 93.1 20 -4.7 -30 1.4 -5.6 -80
2020 Changeup ATL L 44 83.1 34 1.2 4 10.3 -3.2 -24
2020 Slider ATL L 186 84 39 1.3 3 12.2 6.5 115
2020 Sinker ATL L 91 92.5 22.7 1.1 5 11.2 -3.2 -22
2019 Sinker ATL L 93 93.6 22.7 1.2 6 11.7 -2.8 -19
2019 Slider ATL L 425 83.7 42.6 3.9 10 12.7 6.8 117
2019 Cutter ATL L 9 93.5 23.4 -1.7 -8 3.7 2 116
2019 4-Seamer ATL L 1418 93.8 18.9 -3.3 -21 3.2 -4.2 -56
2019 Curveball ATL L 660 74.5 69.6 7.6 12 9.2 -1.7 -15
2019 Changeup ATL L 64 84.8 31.5 0.7 2 11.5 -2.2 -16
2018 Curveball ATL L 167 74.3 70.7 8.4 14 8.9 -1.1 -11
2018 Cutter ATL L 1 94.6 19.8 0.1 1 4.2 2.4 135
2018 Changeup ATL L 69 84.3 32.5 1.2 4 11.6 -1.9 -14
2018 Sinker ATL L 18 91.8 24.2 2.1 9 10 -4.3 -30
2018 4-Seamer ATL L 316 93.1 18.9 -3.3 -21 4.3 -2.6 -37
2017 Cutter ATL L 17 91.2 19.7 1.6 7 2.9 1.1 62
2017 Curveball ATL L 114 74.3 65.2 5.7 10 10 -0.6 -5
2017 Changeup ATL L 41 83.9 32.5 2.7 9 11.5 -1.8 -13
2017 4-Seamer ATL L 245 92.6 19.3 -4.7 -32 6.4 -1.1 -14
2017 Sinker ATL L 5 90.9 27.6 5.6 26 11.9 -2.6 -18
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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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 Changeup 0 0 44 4.9 10 .2 .2 .27 27.3 10 12.5 .207 .219 .193 0
2020 Sinker -1.1 -1 91 10.1 25 .273 .5 .372 17 8 15.4 .239 .404 .328 40
2020 Curveball -2 -4 202 22.5 42 .175 .3 .225 31.2 33.3 19.2 .205 .265 .227 26.9
2020 Slider -1.6 -3 186 20.7 49 .239 .348 .266 29 32.7 20.3 .2 .284 .224 25.8
2020 4-Seamer -2 -7 376 41.8 98 .198 .309 .294 22.9 17.3 17.2 .183 .269 .278 20
2019 Cutter -6.9 -1 9 0.3 4 0 0 0 16.7 25 25 .097 .1 .101 33.3
2019 Changeup 6.6 4 64 2.4 10 .4 1.3 .69 25 0 0 .411 1.054 .59 40
2019 Sinker 1.9 2 93 3.5 16 .467 .8 .547 22.7 6.3 10 .38 .616 .435 42.9
2019 Slider -0.9 -4 425 15.9 135 .2 .331 .251 28.6 34.1 23.8 .199 .31 .232 26.2
2019 Curveball 0 0 660 24.7 163 .212 .327 .262 37.6 41.7 28.2 .17 .235 .201 23.9
2019 4-Seamer -0.4 -6 1418 53.1 371 .316 .459 .376 20.1 15.4 17 .293 .448 .355 47.3
2018 Cutter -8.5 0 1 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071 .08 .064 0
2018 Sinker 1.2 0 18 3.2 3 0 0 .467 33.3 0 .062 .074 .488 0
2018 Changeup 0.3 0 69 12.1 22 .421 .579 .473 40 13.6 17.6 .389 .648 .476 43.8
2018 Curveball -1.5 -3 167 29.2 33 .094 .313 .18 48.6 63.6 27.6 .081 .12 .107 18.2
2018 4-Seamer -1.2 -4 316 55.3 83 .238 .302 .322 24.6 24.1 25.3 .259 .353 .359 55.3
2017 Sinker -7.4 0 5 1.2 1 0 0 0 33.3 0 0 .113 .306 .174 0
2017 Cutter 2.9 0 17 4 4 0 0 .4 20 25 50 .117 .127 .256 50
2017 Changeup 4.1 2 41 9.7 12 .333 .5 .433 34.8 16.7 50 .352 .478 .357 40
2017 Curveball 3.2 4 114 27 41 .306 .472 .379 34.6 31.7 29.5 .216 .301 .279 39.1
2017 4-Seamer -1 -2 245 58.1 62 .283 .434 .381 12.1 9.7 17.1 .305 .539 .404 38.3
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Spin Direction

Year Pitch Type Pitches MPH Active Spin % Total Movement (In.) Spin-Based Observed Deviation
2020 Sinker 73 92.4 68 14.1 11:30 10:15 75
2020 Slider 181 84 44 13.3 4:00 3:15 45
2020 Changeup 43 83 71 11.9 10:30 9:45 45
2020 Curveball 198 74.3 92 23.8 5:00 5:00 0
2020 4-Seam Fastball 365 93.1 70 10.8 11:30 11:45 -15
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2017 120 422 0 -2 3 2 3
2018 150 604 -7 -5 3 3 -6
2019 720 2746 -12 -13 12 12 0
2020 324 1252 -12 -18 5 5 -20
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Strike % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2017 422 47.6 62.7 84.1 21.7 60.4 43.8 48.8 41.2 22.4 7.6 81.3
2018 571 47.5 61.6 74.3 24.7 44.6 44.5 57.7 42.2 34 4.7 77.8
2019 2670 48 66.7 82.6 29.6 53.3 41.6 64 47.4 25.7 7.5 74.1
2020 899 48.6 66.6 85.2 29.7 50.4 43.6 61.2 47.6 25.5 7.2 78.5
4562 48 65.7 82.3 28.2 52.2 42.5 61.1 46.2 26.3 7.1 76
48.4 66.6 82.2 28.4 59 42.6 60.6 46.9 24.3 7.2 75.7

Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2017 65.1 9.6 24.1 1.2 27.7 48.2 24.1 10.8 43.4 10.8 20.5 10.8 3.6
2018 52.6 14.5 32.9 0 22.4 47.4 30.3 1.3 39.5 10.5 31.6 10.5 3.9
2019 54.6 16.6 26.1 2.7 35.9 37 27.1 4 41.4 15.8 28.2 5.3 4.6
2020 53.6 17.9 20.5 7.9 47 29.1 23.8 9.9 39.7 22.5 19.2 3.3 3.3
55.3 15.9 25.4 3.3 35.9 37.7 26.5 5.6 41.1 16 26 6 4.2
45.3 21.9 25.7 7.1 36.6 37.9 25.5 3.5 33.5 24.3 24.5 5.6 6.4

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% xERA FB Velo FB Spin CB Spin
2017 47 7 81
2018 55 10 93
2019 65 42 65 83 58 39 91 33 28 61 73 51 65 64 12 92
2020 91 83 94 96 81 56 92 98 98 44 51 42 91 52 13 81
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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 22.8 21 18.1 3 10 13 8 38.1
2020 23 6 8.3 -2 5 6 4 66.7

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 21 17 22 20 23 17 19 22 17 19 21 19 10 16 15 21 14 20 19 22 10 19 17 18 19 20 17 19 16 16 19
2020 6 7 9 7 10 8 9 9 9 9 11 7 5 8 10 11 5 7 10 10 4 8 6 9 7 11 8 8 10 6 10
! 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 +/-  
Fastball Velocity 92.5 93 0.5 93.8 0.8 93 -0.8
Offspeed Velocity 83.9 84.3 0.4 84.8 0.5 83.1 -1.7
Breaking Velocity 74.3 74.3 0 78.1 3.8 79 0.9
Exit Velocity 86.9 91.1 4.2 89.2 -1.9 83.4 -5.8
Launch Angle 1 2.9 1.9 4.3 1.4 6.4 2.1
Barrel % 3.6 3.9 0.3 4.6 0.7 3.3 -1.3
Hard Hit % 38.6 46.1 7.5 38.9 -7.2 23.8 -15.1
Sweet Spot % 31.3 38.2 6.9 32.6 -5.6 28.5 -4.1
xBA .273 .228 -0.045 .247 0.019 .199 -0.048
BA .286 .224 -0.062 .27 0.046 .211 -0.059
xwOBA .35 .317 -0.033 .298 -0.019 .259 -0.039
wOBA .355 .31 -0.045 .316 0.006 .276 -0.04
xSLG .437 .333 -0.104 .38 0.047 .284 -0.096
SLG .438 .345 -0.093 .419 0.074 .332 -0.087
K% 18.2 31 12.8 24.6 -6.4 22.3 -2.3
BB% 9.9 14.1 4.2 6.7 -7.4 8.5 1.8
Swing % 41.2 42.2 1 47.4 5.2 47.6 0.2
Whiff% 22.4 34 11.6 25.7 -8.3 25.5 -0.2
In Zone Swing % 47.6 47.5 -0.1 48 0.5 48.6 0.6
Out of Zone Swing % 52.4 52.5 0.1 52 -0.5 51.4 -0.6
First Pitch Swing % 25.6 22.5 -3.1 30.5 8 29 -1.5
First Pitch Strike % 48.8 57.7 8.9 64 6.3 61.2 -2.8
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Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2017 119 .350 83 10 12.0 36 6 16.7
2018 142 .310 103 9 8.7 39 5 12.8
2019 699 .316 542 58 10.7 157 27 17.2
2020 224 .276 176 10 5.7 48 0 0.0

Pitch Distribution