Miguel Sanó
DH | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 4" 272LBS | Age: 30
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 532 470 68 105 30 2 .223 .312 .466 .778
2022 71 60 1 5 1 1 .083 .211 .133 .344
2024 43 37 7 10 0 0 .270 .372 .324 .696
9 Seasons 2,902 2,539 393 595 162 5 .234 .326 .480 .806
AVG HR SB OPS
2021 .223 30 2 .778
2022 .083 1 1 .344
2024 .270 0 0 .696
9 Seasons .234 162 5 .806
MLB Percentile Rankings
Hits Spray Chart

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 22 1455 162 33 20.4 9.9 94.1 113.6 16.3 40.1 .243 .538 .392 .386 .573 54.9 35.5 15.8
2016 23 2100 262 37 14.1 7.5 92.4 114.2 16.9 32.4 .215 .450 .334 .328 .480 49.2 36.0 10.9
2017 24 1974 252 40 15.9 8.3 92.3 114.6 13.1 36.9 .240 .496 .361 .348 .515 47.0 35.8 11.2
2018 25 1263 153 17 11.1 5.7 90.3 114.6 12.6 24.8 .172 .357 .295 .273 .401 44.8 38.5 10.4
2019 26 1911 222 47 21.2 10.7 94.4 114.2 15.9 36.0 .235 .550 .378 .368 .547 57.2 36.2 12.5
2020 27 869 96 22 22.9 10.7 95.2 115.8 20.2 31.3 .215 .483 .317 .326 .564 57.3 43.9 8.8
2021 28 2195 288 51 17.7 9.6 93.4 117.1 17.6 32.3 .216 .439 .332 .322 .451 55.9 34.4 11.1
2022 29 326 36 5 13.9 7.0 93.9 108.0 30.0 30.6 .167 .336 .176 .302 .404 52.8 35.2 12.7
2024 31 172 22 3 13.6 7.0 98.7 114.9 14.5 36.4 .261 .387 .326 .337 .466 63.6 34.9 11.6
Player 12265 1493 255 17.1 8.8 93.2 117.1 16.3 33.7 .221 .470 .342 .337 .496 52.4 36.4 11.6
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .369 36.3 22.2 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, Sweeper, Slurve, Other
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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 34.0 28.4 32.1 5.6 42.6 30.9 26.5 1.2 24.1 25.3 20.4 8.0 20.4 9.9
2016 35.5 33.2 24.8 6.5 32.4 45.0 22.5 1.9 23.7 26.7 21.8 8.8 14.1 7.5
2017 40.1 26.2 27.0 6.7 39.3 41.3 19.4 4.0 25.4 24.6 23.8 6.0 15.9 8.3
2018 43.8 34.6 16.3 5.2 37.3 35.3 27.5 4.6 31.4 25.5 13.7 8.5 11.1 5.7
2019 36.0 32.4 22.5 9.0 52.7 32.4 14.9 1.4 27.0 25.2 18.9 6.3 21.2 10.7
2020 37.5 29.2 22.9 10.4 53.1 30.2 16.7 4.2 20.8 22.9 18.8 9.4 22.9 10.7
2021 39.2 29.9 22.6 8.3 43.8 30.2 26.0 4.5 21.5 28.8 21.9 5.2 17.7 9.6
2022 16.7 44.4 27.8 11.1 50.0 27.8 22.2 0.0 13.9 44.4 19.4 8.3 13.9 7.0
2024 40.9 13.6 36.4 9.1 40.9 36.4 22.7 4.5 13.6 18.2 50.0 0.0 13.6 7.0
Player 37.5 30.6 24.4 7.4 42.3 35.6 22.1 3.0 24.3 26.3 20.9 7.0 17.1 8.8
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.8 7.0 37.0 37.5 25.3 3.9 32.8 24.7 24.4 5.8 6.9 4.7
! 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 %
2024 Sinker -1.4 -1 37 21.5 11 .333 .333 .373 5.9 18.2 18.2 .376 .460 .424 85.7
2024 Slider -4.8 -2 33 19.2 5 .000 .000 .000 64.7 80.0 40.0 .036 .038 .033 0.0
2024 4-Seam Fastball 2.6 1 25 14.5 5 .333 .333 .460 12.5 0.0 0.0 .298 .390 .455 33.3
2024 Curveball -4.9 -1 21 12.2 6 .167 .167 .150 54.5 66.7 50.0 .174 .207 .166 100.0
2024 Sweeper -4.6 -1 20 11.6 7 .286 .286 .257 28.6 42.9 30.0 .177 .203 .165 25.0
2024 Cutter 8.8 2 20 11.6 4 .667 1.000 .713 20.0 0.0 0.0 .667 1.566 .872 100.0
2024 Changeup 5.6 1 9 5.2 2 .500 1.000 .625 50.0 0.0 0.0 .461 .732 .511 50.0
2024 Split-Finger -1.6 0 7 4.1 2 .000 .000 .350 25.0 50.0 25.0 -- -- .350 --
2022 4-Seam Fastball -5.0 -6 129 39.6 33 .067 .067 .118 27.5 33.3 32.4 .190 .434 .305 57.9
2022 Slider -2.1 -2 74 22.7 13 .091 .091 .177 54.5 53.8 33.3 .149 .178 .228 25.0
2022 Changeup 0.0 0 37 11.3 7 .000 .000 .200 58.3 42.9 25.0 .103 .185 .507 100.0
2022 Sinker 1.8 1 30 9.2 8 .200 .200 .375 12.5 12.5 25.0 .223 .251 .394 25.0
2022 Curveball 4.0 1 25 7.7 5 .200 .800 .400 27.3 40.0 18.2 .065 .212 .112 66.7
2022 Sweeper -3.4 -1 17 5.2 2 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 14.3 .004 .005 .004 0.0
2022 Cutter -7.5 -1 14 4.3 3 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .271 .704 .414 66.7
2021 4-Seam Fastball 2.8 19 663 30.2 164 .281 .727 .465 27.8 26.8 20.9 .270 .660 .432 71.9
2021 Slider -3.3 -17 523 23.8 128 .133 .283 .207 53.0 50.8 35.1 .137 .306 .218 41.8
2021 Sinker 0.6 2 315 14.4 78 .324 .559 .423 16.5 17.9 23.3 .269 .455 .360 53.7
2021 Changeup -2.2 -7 302 13.8 74 .182 .197 .239 48.6 43.2 32.3 .164 .213 .222 38.2
2021 Curveball -1.1 -2 172 7.8 28 .115 .231 .218 50.7 42.9 20.0 .202 .361 .269 57.1
2021 Cutter -0.2 0 168 7.7 44 .268 .537 .363 33.8 29.5 28.3 .264 .505 .349 53.6
2021 Sweeper 8.4 2 25 1.1 5 .500 2.000 1.000 33.3 0.0 0.0 .118 .228 .477 50.0
2021 Split-Finger -2.4 0 20 0.9 8 .143 .143 .200 41.7 25.0 28.6 .272 .323 .321 60.0
2021 Slurve -2.2 0 7 0.3 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 25.0 -- -- .000 --
2020 4-Seam Fastball 2.0 6 301 34.6 60 .315 .611 .421 35.0 38.3 27.7 .263 .555 .377 67.7
2020 Slider -2.7 -6 228 26.2 60 .158 .404 .255 49.6 51.7 30.1 .165 .370 .246 53.8
2020 Sinker 0.2 0 120 13.8 34 .207 .586 .379 14.9 20.6 23.3 .288 .607 .421 68.2
2020 Changeup -1.1 -1 88 10.1 21 .105 .263 .215 57.8 61.9 38.2 .197 .493 .327 33.3
2020 Curveball -0.4 0 69 7.9 13 .182 .273 .273 64.0 61.5 47.1 .070 .081 .163 0.0
2020 Cutter -2.1 -1 52 6.0 14 .143 .571 .286 51.7 42.9 66.7 .253 .778 .420 37.5
2020 Sweeper 1.3 0 8 0.9 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2020 Split-Finger -12.0 0 3 0.3 2 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 66.7 -- -- .000 --
2019 4-Seam Fastball 2.4 14 593 31.0 135 .294 .748 .476 28.2 35.6 25.1 .280 .710 .435 66.2
2019 Slider -1.3 -6 442 23.1 98 .143 .333 .271 53.2 43.9 29.1 .157 .386 .283 33.3
2019 Sinker 1.6 5 308 16.1 74 .295 .639 .470 22.5 23.0 23.6 .280 .642 .435 72.7
2019 Changeup 0.0 0 205 10.7 51 .239 .413 .337 52.6 45.1 34.3 .175 .324 .256 43.5
2019 Cutter 5.7 10 166 8.7 40 .324 .824 .551 29.6 15.0 14.6 .349 .741 .485 57.1
2019 Curveball 1.0 1 142 7.4 28 .200 .480 .327 38.5 50.0 24.1 .200 .495 .323 63.6
2019 Split-Finger -0.7 0 21 1.1 4 .250 .500 .313 54.5 50.0 25.0 .138 .141 .124 50.0
2019 Sweeper -4.0 0 10 0.5 4 .250 .500 .313 50.0 75.0 60.0 .017 .032 .018 0.0
2018 4-Seam Fastball 0.7 3 419 33.2 87 .225 .521 .382 28.0 32.2 23.1 .217 .541 .387 51.2
2018 Slider -1.9 -6 298 23.6 76 .141 .239 .188 54.7 53.9 36.6 .123 .200 .167 51.6
2018 Sinker -1.3 -2 185 14.6 47 .250 .341 .305 23.0 25.5 28.6 .209 .359 .274 43.8
2018 Curveball 0.8 1 105 8.3 25 .240 .640 .360 42.1 60.0 42.9 .186 .425 .255 50.0
2018 Changeup 2.1 2 102 8.1 29 .273 .591 .419 29.6 13.8 13.8 .197 .464 .366 26.3
2018 Cutter -2.1 -1 67 5.3 13 .091 .182 .204 29.0 38.5 26.3 .049 .113 .166 33.3
2018 Sweeper -0.6 0 34 2.7 5 .200 .200 .180 38.5 40.0 16.7 .250 .273 .234 0.0
2018 Split-Finger -9.9 -1 13 1.0 5 .000 .000 .000 88.9 80.0 66.7 .056 .065 .050 100.0
2018 Slurve -6.7 0 1 0.1 1 .000 .000 .000 -- 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
2017 4-Seam Fastball 2.5 15 586 29.7 137 .301 .637 .453 30.9 28.5 21.9 .293 .651 .444 59.5
2017 Slider -1.1 -5 464 23.5 112 .200 .330 .280 44.3 37.5 28.6 .221 .410 .305 32.2
2017 Sinker 3.0 8 254 12.9 58 .431 .765 .533 16.5 17.2 12.8 .399 .771 .514 61.0
2017 Curveball 1.7 4 252 12.8 60 .259 .552 .352 44.6 48.3 38.2 .178 .436 .267 34.5
2017 Changeup -2.9 -6 199 10.1 51 .163 .306 .236 51.8 47.1 42.1 .161 .321 .221 40.0
2017 Cutter 1.2 2 147 7.4 38 .303 .424 .367 51.3 39.5 37.5 .176 .291 .264 38.9
2017 Split-Finger 0.8 0 43 2.2 13 .167 .500 .373 53.8 61.5 42.1 .151 .437 .272 50.0
2017 Sweeper -7.9 -1 16 0.8 4 .000 .000 .000 55.6 75.0 75.0 .002 .002 .002 100.0
2017 Slurve 10.7 0 1 0.1 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2015 334 1,451 12 -2 7 9 25
2016 494 2,098 -2 -14 12 8 5
2017 476 1,967 17 -24 13 10 16
2018 288 1,224 3 -18 5 5 -5
2019 446 1,948 17 -17 12 9 22
2020 212 907 8 -18 5 1 -4
2021 530 2,195 4 -32 14 10 -4
2022 71 326 -7 -6 3 2 -8
2024 42 172 1 -4 1 1 -1
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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 1,455 46.4 59.1 72.4 23.7 29.2 42.5 23.9 40.1 41.1 7.1 70.2
2016 2,100 48.3 60.5 75.4 22.7 36.6 41.9 24.0 41.0 35.7 7.8 74.2
2017 1,974 46.9 74.3 69.3 26.0 38.2 41.1 39.2 48.6 39.5 6.9 85.2
2018 1,263 45.0 65.2 76.0 28.4 38.7 42.1 28.8 45.4 36.5 7.8 79.2
2019 1,911 44.2 65.3 75.4 26.1 36.4 39.9 28.2 43.6 38.1 6.3 77.3
2020 869 45.7 70.3 70.6 28.0 29.5 43.7 31.7 47.3 42.6 5.4 83.0
2021 2,195 45.7 66.1 74.1 26.5 36.1 43.3 31.7 44.6 38.2 6.2 81.0
2022 326 47.9 62.2 75.3 18.8 25.0 40.5 23.9 39.6 37.2 5.5 72.2
2024 172 47.7 63.4 76.9 23.3 38.1 46.5 25.6 42.4 34.2 4.7 75.0
Player 12,265 46.2 65.5 73.4 25.5 35.4 42.0 29.6 44.1 38.4 6.8 78.1
MLB 48.6 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.0 42.6 29.7 47.1 24.8 7.3 76.1
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV Max EV Hard
Hit%
K% BB% Whiff% Chase
Rate
Speed OAA Arm
Strength
2015 94 71
2016 53 2 65 86 23 76 95 96 95 98 1 83 2 86 72 3
2017 71 22 82 90 54 85 98 99 96 96 2 78 1 58 48 22
2018 95 49 18
2019 86 17 92 98 60 86 100 100 94 100 1 88 1 68 43 8
2020 47 13 78 91 12 95 100 100 98 99 1 46 1 44 37 35
2021 42 5 58 78 23 86 97 97 98 99 2 78 2 55 40 7 81
2022 40 33
2024 65 63 50 42 74 45 84 100 98 100 8 73 10 71 14
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2016 22.5 25 26.8 -2 7 14 17 68.0
2017 23.6 28 28.6 -1 7 17 13 46.4
2018 25.6 13 12.3 1 2 11 4 30.8
2019 26.2 35 35.9 -1 6 14 27 77.1
2020 27.6 13 15.3 -2 1 9 7 53.8
2021 25.6 30 31.2 -1 2 20 16 53.3
2022 26.9 1 0.9 0 0 1 0 0.0
2024 -- 0 0.1 0 1 0 0 --
Player 25.0 145 151.1 -6 26 86 84 57.9

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 25 31 22 28 26 25 30 25 26 20 27 29 25 24 27 27 20 24 29 29 26 24 34 34 25 27 27 33 29 27 24
2017 28 27 28 30 30 29 31 29 21 26 27 32 28 28 28 31 26 28 31 29 30 27 31 31 29 28 26 33 30 30 23
2018 13 16 9 13 12 11 13 15 10 9 13 15 13 11 12 15 13 13 12 15 12 12 15 15 11 8 11 12 13 10 9
2019 35 39 40 35 38 35 41 33 31 30 33 37 38 38 33 35 33 31 36 38 34 38 42 40 35 35 32 41 40 35 31
2020 13 16 15 16 16 16 17 15 11 15 14 16 16 16 16 15 16 16 16 16 16 13 17 16 15 14 15 16 16 15 13
2021 30 35 29 33 34 31 35 32 20 28 28 33 27 29 32 36 30 31 31 35 29 30 36 33 30 28 35 33 30 32 32
2022 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1
2024 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Player 145 164 144 156 157 148 168 151 120 129 143 163 148 147 149 160 139 144 156 164 148 145 176 170 145 141 147 169 160 150 133
! Note: This tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. This accounts for different wall heights, distances and 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 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 94.1 92.4 -1.7 92.3 -0.1 90.3 -2.0 94.4 4.1 95.2 0.8 93.4 -1.8 93.9 0.5
Launch Angle 16.3 16.9 0.6 13.1 -3.8 12.6 -0.5 15.9 3.3 20.2 4.3 17.6 -2.6 30.0 12.4
Barrel % 20.4 14.1 -6.3 15.9 1.8 11.1 -4.8 21.2 10.1 22.9 1.7 17.7 -5.2 13.9 -3.8
Hard Hit % 54.9 49.2 -5.7 47.0 -2.2 44.8 -2.2 57.2 12.4 57.3 0.1 55.9 -1.4 52.8 -3.1
Sweet Spot % 40.1 32.4 -7.7 36.9 4.5 24.8 -12.1 36.0 11.2 31.3 -4.7 32.3 1.0 30.6 -1.7
xBA .243 .215 -0.028 .240 0.025 .172 -0.068 .235 0.063 .215 -0.020 .216 0.001 .167 -0.049
BA .269 .236 -0.033 .264 0.028 .199 -0.065 .247 0.048 .204 -0.043 .223 0.019 .083 -0.140
xwOBA .386 .328 -0.058 .348 0.020 .273 -0.075 .368 0.095 .326 -0.042 .322 -0.004 .302 -0.020
wOBA .392 .334 -0.058 .361 0.027 .295 -0.066 .378 0.083 .317 -0.061 .332 0.015 .176 -0.156
xSLG .538 .450 -0.088 .496 0.046 .357 -0.139 .550 0.193 .483 -0.067 .439 -0.044 .336 -0.103
SLG .530 .462 -0.068 .507 0.045 .398 -0.109 .576 0.178 .478 -0.098 .466 -0.012 .133 -0.333
K% 35.5 36.0 0.5 35.8 -0.2 38.5 2.7 36.2 -2.3 43.9 7.7 34.4 -9.5 35.2 0.8
BB% 15.8 10.9 -4.9 11.2 0.3 10.4 -0.8 12.5 2.1 8.8 -3.7 11.1 2.3 12.7 1.6
Swing % 40.1 41.0 0.9 48.6 7.6 45.4 -3.2 43.6 -1.8 47.3 3.7 44.6 -2.7 39.6 -5.0
Whiff% 41.1 35.7 -5.4 39.5 3.8 36.5 -3.0 38.1 1.6 42.6 4.5 38.2 -4.4 37.2 -1.0
In Zone % 46.4 48.3 1.9 46.9 -1.4 45.0 -1.9 44.2 -0.8 45.7 1.5 45.7 0.0 47.9 2.2
Out of Zone % 53.6 51.7 -1.9 53.1 1.4 55.0 1.9 55.8 0.8 54.3 -1.5 54.3 0.0 52.1 -2.2
Out of Zone Swing % 23.7 22.7 -1.0 26.0 3.3 28.4 2.4 26.1 -2.3 28.0 1.9 26.5 -1.5 18.8 -7.7
First Pitch Swing % 23.9 24.0 0.1 39.2 15.2 28.8 -10.4 28.2 -0.6 31.7 3.5 31.7 0.0 23.9 -7.8
First Pitch Strike % 54.0 58.0 4.0 61.6 3.6 56.9 -4.7 56.5 -0.4 59.5 3.0 60.9 1.4 56.3 -4.6
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2016 Shifts R 479 86 18.0 .294 .481
2017 Shifts R 476 83 17.4 .339 .441
2018 Shifts R 288 38 13.2 .299 .276
2019 Shifts R 439 216 49.2 .395 .361
2020 Shifts R 203 148 72.9 .239 .348
2021 Shifts R 525 344 65.5 .343 .327
2022 Shifts R 70 46 65.7 .131 .189
2024 Shades R 42 15 35.7 .305 .384
! Note: Shifts are through the 2022 season, Shaded starting from the 2023 season, Shift: three or more infielders are on the same side of second base, Shade: positioned outside of their typical responsible slices of the field.
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Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2015 437 17.2 31.4% 3.0% 293 23.3 4.8% 17.4%
2016 612 16.7 34.2% 4.7% 430 22.8 9.1% 17.4%
2017 497 17.1 30.4% 2.2% 347 22.7 0.6% 11.5%
2018 338 16.6 31.4% 1.5% 235 22.5 0.0% 9.8%
2019 570 18.2 19.1% 2.5% 350 24.6 0.0% 13.4%
2020 272 19.1 14.7% 2.6% 127 25.1 0.8% 10.2%
2021 616 20.4 6.8% 5.0% 415 26.0 0.0% 24.6%
2022 107 19.9 5.6% 2.8% 58 25.3 0.0% 17.2%