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Michael Brantley
LF | B/T: L/L | 6' 2" 209LBS | Age: 33

Draft: 2005 | Rd: 7, #205, Milwaukee Brewers | Fort Pierce Central HS, FL
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2020 187 170 24 51 5 22 2 .300 .364 .476 .840
12 Seasons 5307 4800 655 1425 114 640 123 .297 .354 .440 .794
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2020 .300 5 22 2 .840
12 Seasons .297 114 640 123 .794

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit % K % BB %
2015 2149 483 19 3.9 89 9.5 36.0 .298 .437 .368 .356 .356 36.2 8.6 10.1
2016 170 34 0 0.0 89.3 10.3 35.3 .239 .322 .238 .264 .285 29.4 14.0 7.0
2017 1391 292 12 4.1 88.4 9.9 33.9 .293 .443 .342 .349 .373 36.1 13.3 8.3
2018 2286 517 18 3.5 90.2 9.5 38.1 .309 .460 .359 .365 .374 38.4 9.5 7.6
2019 2316 513 28 5.5 88.9 10.7 36.8 .301 .485 .367 .365 .377 37.3 10.4 8.0
2020 721 142 7 4.9 88.7 10.2 34.5 .262 .415 .356 .314 .330 37.3 15.0 9.1
ALL 9033 1981 84 4.2 89.2 9.9 36.3 .297 .452 .358 .354 .365 37.0 10.6 8.5
MLB 43640 6.4 88.3 11.9 32.8 .250 .414 .317 .321 .376 34.9 21.8 8.3




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 465 64.5 117 105 31 22 6 0 3 16 89 .295 .242 .438 .410 .347 .308 87.4 9 13.2 15.2
2020 Breaking 153 21.2 37 36 10 4 5 0 1 9 27 .278 .304 .500 .436 .330 .313 93.1 13 25.9 16.4
2020 Offspeed 103 14.3 33 29 10 5 4 0 1 3 26 .345 .281 .586 .403 .422 .334 87.5 8 17.0 10.3
2019 Fastballs 1447 63.6 377 337 108 71 24 2 11 28 311 .320 .311 .501 .506 .376 .380 89.3 12 7.0 8.0
2019 Breaking 526 23.1 136 121 36 23 10 0 3 29 94 .298 .273 .455 .433 .346 .341 89.3 9 21.3 17.7
2019 Offspeed 302 13.3 108 104 30 20 4 0 6 8 96 .288 .292 .500 .470 .340 .337 87.0 6 11.9 10.0
! 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 Splitter 33.6 5 16 2.2 6 .750 1.750 .925 16.7 0.0 0.0 .457 .801 .572 25.0
2020 Curveball -1.6 -1 66 9.2 15 .071 .143 .130 40.0 40.0 35.3 .149 .206 .184 37.5
2020 Cutter 6.9 4 52 7.2 17 .375 .813 .562 4.5 11.8 14.3 .258 .431 .306 28.6
2020 Slider 5.0 4 87 12.1 22 .409 .727 .523 18.4 13.6 7.9 .403 .582 .401 57.9
2020 Changeup 2.9 2 86 11.9 26 .292 .417 .337 17.5 11.5 15.0 .263 .353 .292 38.1
2020 Sinker -0.8 -1 155 21.5 44 .351 .459 .409 5.2 6.8 12.0 .271 .395 .342 32.4
2020 4-Seamer -0.3 -1 258 35.8 56 .231 .308 .269 19.6 19.6 16.7 .217 .415 .284 36.6
2019 Splitter -0.6 0 38 1.6 14 .214 .429 .271 16.7 14.3 14.3 .317 .599 .384 41.7
2019 Cutter 4.9 7 141 6.1 46 .463 .659 .501 8.1 6.5 7.5 .333 .477 .384 28.9
2019 Curveball 1.4 3 229 9.9 47 .262 .476 .359 18.4 21.3 16.9 .275 .441 .342 39.4
2019 Slider 1.9 6 297 12.8 89 .316 .443 .363 23.0 21.3 18.1 .272 .428 .341 36.1
2019 Changeup 0.8 2 264 11.4 94 .300 .511 .356 11.1 6.4 9.1 .288 .450 .331 26.2
2019 Sinker -0.8 -3 415 17.9 115 .270 .380 .337 6.6 6.1 7.3 .291 .433 .360 34.4
2019 4-Seamer 0.9 8 891 38.5 216 .316 .531 .388 7.0 8.3 8.5 .316 .549 .391 45.6
2018 N/A -29.1 0 1 0.0 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .178 .181 .160 0.0
2018 Splitter -3.7 -2 45 2.0 12 .167 .250 .179 13.0 16.7 28.6 .229 .264 .222 30.0
2018 Cutter 0.3 0 102 4.5 25 .250 .292 .294 16.3 8.0 7.4 .342 .457 .363 36.4
2018 Curveball 1.4 3 230 10.1 55 .308 .385 .326 24.1 29.1 28.1 .283 .393 .317 22.2
2018 Changeup 2.7 6 219 9.6 67 .381 .524 .425 17.4 10.4 12.5 .306 .411 .334 37.5
2018 Slider 0.6 2 369 16.1 97 .270 .427 .334 21.6 16.5 12.7 .269 .369 .309 29.7
2018 Sinker -0.1 0 480 21.0 148 .285 .369 .332 2.5 2.7 4.8 .297 .413 .359 48.0
2018 4-Seamer 1.4 11 803 35.1 212 .330 .568 .415 5.4 5.7 6.5 .349 .589 .431 39.9
2018 N/A 0.0 0 1 0.0
2017 Splitter -3.1 -1 29 2.1 14 .214 .357 .243 25.0 28.6 50.0 .201 .317 .220 20.0
2017 Cutter 1.5 1 63 4.5 16 .357 .429 .391 12.5 6.3 5.3 .436 .525 .455 38.5
2017 Changeup -0.4 -1 140 10.1 31 .310 .414 .340 20.0 16.1 15.2 .269 .368 .304 33.3
2017 Curveball -0.3 0 163 11.7 35 .235 .324 .256 18.3 22.9 16.0 .273 .395 .303 38.5
2017 Slider 2.5 6 227 16.3 58 .309 .509 .384 26.4 27.6 19.8 .256 .380 .295 30.8
2017 Sinker -0.4 -1 279 20.1 88 .325 .475 .399 4.1 5.7 7.8 .323 .498 .387 44.0
2017 4-Seamer 0.4 2 480 34.5 128 .300 .455 .364 6.7 7.8 9.4 .298 .480 .374 33.7
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2016 42 166 -2 1 1 1 0
2017 381 1429 5 -17 10 5 3
2018 625 2284 1 -12 23 10 21
2019 691 2587 0 -5 18 9 21
2020 245 952 4 -1 9 5 18
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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 2149 48.5 63.6 95.3 22.0 80.3 43.4 21.1 42.2 8.7 6.7 75.0
2016 170 52.9 63.3 96.5 25.0 70.0 38.8 18.6 45.3 10.4 9.4 75.0
2017 1391 51.1 65.8 92.5 21.4 69.7 42.7 24.0 44.1 12.9 7.3 73.3
2018 2286 49.5 65.3 95.2 23.5 71.5 43.5 24.2 44.1 11.0 7.4 70.7
2019 2316 50.5 60.8 94.6 26.0 76.1 44.0 20.9 43.7 10.8 7.4 69.2
2020 721 50.9 58.9 89.8 20.1 64.8 46.0 20.3 39.8 16.4 8.2 66.1
ALL 9033 49.9 63.3 94.2 23.2 74.1 43.6 22.2 43.2 11.1 7.3 71.3
MLB 48.4 66.1 82.8 28.2 59.4 42.6 28.3 46.6 24.5 7.2 75.1

Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2015 46.0 18.0 30.8 5.2 40.2 34.0 25.9 2.5 35.0 23.8 28.8 4.1 3.9
2016 44.1 17.6 35.3 2.9 38.2 32.4 29.4 2.9 35.3 32.4 29.4 0.0 0.0
2017 49.3 16.4 27.7 6.5 36.6 39.4 24.0 3.8 34.6 22.3 31.2 3.8 4.1
2018 46.2 18.0 31.1 4.6 38.7 39.3 22.1 0.6 35.2 21.3 30.8 6.0 3.5
2019 46.0 20.9 28.1 5.1 39.0 34.9 26.1 3.7 32.6 21.4 27.7 6.8 5.5
2020 47.9 21.8 27.5 2.8 43.0 31.7 25.4 3.5 33.8 24.6 26.8 6.3 4.9
ALL 46.6 18.8 29.6 5.0 39.1 36.2 24.7 2.6 34.3 22.5 29.2 5.4 4.2
MLB 45.3 22.0 25.7 7.1 36.6 38.0 25.5 3.2 33.6 24.3 24.6 5.6 6.4

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 81 95 67 42 94 49 37 57 57 98 80 100 32
2016 19
2017 65 92 53 31 75 18 25 58 53 89 47 98 31
2018 85 98 69 38 89 29 16 75 54 99 40 100 33 10
2019 79 94 69 42 84 51 26 40 39 98 41 99 41 8
2020 46 63 47 38 50 27 25 48 40 88 50 93 34
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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 23.3 23 19.5 3.5 8 17 6 26.1
2020 23.1 8 6.9 1.1 7 7 1 12.5

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 23 21 23 18 24 21 20 20 21 17 25 22 11 17 20 23 17 18 10 23 11 21 18 19 17 22 24 18 23 19 22
2020 8 8 10 5 9 7 6 9 8 5 10 7 2 7 6 8 6 6 6 8 5 6 7 7 6 8 6 6 9 5 8
! 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 89 89.3 0.3 88.4 -0.9 90.2 1.8 88.9 -1.3 88.7 -0.2
Launch Angle 9.5 10.3 0.8 9.9 -0.4 9.5 -0.4 10.7 1.2 10.2 -0.5
Barrel % 3.9 0 -3.9 4.1 4.1 3.5 -0.6 5.5 2 4.9 -0.6
Hard Hit % 36.2 29.4 -6.8 36.1 6.7 38.4 2.3 37.3 -1.1 37.3 0
Sweet Spot % 36 35.3 -0.7 33.9 -1.4 38.1 4.2 36.8 -1.3 34.5 -2.3
xBA .298 .239 -0.059 .293 0.054 .309 0.016 .301 -0.008 .262 -0.039
BA .31 .231 -0.079 .299 0.068 .309 0.01 .311 0.002 .3 -0.011
xwOBA .356 .264 -0.092 .349 0.085 .365 0.016 .365 0 .314 -0.051
wOBA .368 .238 -0.13 .342 0.104 .359 0.017 .367 0.008 .356 -0.011
xSLG .437 .322 -0.115 .443 0.121 .46 0.017 .485 0.025 .415 -0.07
SLG .48 .282 -0.198 .444 0.162 .468 0.024 .503 0.035 .476 -0.027
K% 8.6 14 5.4 13.3 -0.7 9.5 -3.8 10.4 0.9 15 4.6
BB% 10.1 7 -3.1 8.3 1.3 7.6 -0.7 8 0.4 9.1 1.1
Swing % 42.2 45.3 3.1 44.1 -1.2 44.1 0 43.7 -0.4 39.8 -3.9
Whiff% 8.7 10.4 1.7 12.9 2.5 11 -1.9 10.8 -0.2 16.4 5.6
In Zone Swing % 48.5 52.9 4.4 51.1 -1.8 49.5 -1.6 50.5 1 50.9 0.4
Out of Zone Swing % 51.5 47.1 -4.4 48.9 1.8 50.5 1.6 49.5 -1 49.1 -0.4
First Pitch Swing % 21.1 18.6 -2.5 24 5.4 24.2 0.2 20.9 -3.3 20.3 -0.6
First Pitch Strike % 58.6 55.8 -2.8 60.8 5 58.2 -2.6 60 1.8 58.8 -1.2
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 L 41 0 0.0 .228
2017 L 370 26 7.0 .337 .399
2018 L 617 135 21.9 .345 .403
2019 L 625 230 36.8 .365 .357
2020 L 187 103 55.1 .392 .327

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