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Mike Ford
Popularity: ↑ 69%
1B | B/T: L/R | 6' 0" 225LBS | Age: 28

Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2020 84 74 5 10 2 11 0 .135 .226 .270 .496
2 Seasons 247 217 35 47 14 36 0 .217 .308 .461 .769
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2020 .135 2 11 0 .496
2 Seasons .217 14 36 0 .769

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2019 657 115 11 9.6 91.9 15.6 36.5 .278 .478 .372 .358 .392 45.2 17.2 10.4
2020 356 59 4 6.8 89.7 8.4 30.5 .231 .392 .224 .310 .334 39 19 8.3
1013 174 15 8.6 91.1 13.1 34.5 .262 .449 .321 .342 .373 43.1 17.8 9.7
6.4 88.3 11.9 32.8 .243 .402 .318 .312 .362 35.1 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 204 57.3 47 41 6 4 0 0 2 5 36 .146 .278 .293 .491 .249 .373 90.7 12 11.7 10.6
2020 Breaking 80 22.5 21 19 1 0 1 0 0 6 14 .053 .164 .105 .220 .094 .191 89.3 7 34.5 22.2
2020 Offspeed 72 20.2 16 14 3 0 3 0 0 5 9 .214 .183 .429 .339 .320 .280 86.4 -2 57.1 22.7
2019 Fastballs 330 50.2 91 80 27 14 4 0 9 11 69 .338 .316 .725 .579 .463 .409 93.1 19 14.1 12.2
2019 Breaking 200 30.4 41 36 3 1 1 0 1 12 24 .083 .214 .194 .292 .184 .276 89.9 14 38.8 17.9
2019 Offspeed 127 19.3 29 27 7 3 2 0 2 5 22 .259 .248 .556 .429 .355 .312 90.1 6 25.0 13.9


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 Cutter -3.1 -1 19 5.3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .315 .261 66.7
2020 Splitter 14.1 2 12 3.4 3 .333 .667 .717 66.7 33.3 16.7 .29 .478 .325 50
2020 Slider -3.1 -1 34 9.6 9 .125 .25 .217 31.3 22.2 15.4 .197 .231 .249 16.7
2020 Curveball -4.9 -2 46 12.9 12 0 0 0 38.5 33.3 28.6 .139 .213 .146 25
2020 Sinker -0.8 0 39 11 12 .25 .5 .392 12.5 16.7 66.7 .301 .638 .39 30
2020 Changeup -0.4 0 60 16.9 13 .182 .364 .3 54.5 30.8 25 .154 .3 .27 42.9
2020 4-Seamer -2.5 -4 146 41 32 .115 .231 .25 12.7 9.4 8.1 .27 .443 .377 47.8
2019 Splitter -0.4 0 18 2.7 6 .333 .333 .3 33.3 33.3 18.2 .202 .236 .193 50
2019 Cutter 4.8 1 30 4.6 10 .444 .778 .54 21.4 10 8.3 .42 .676 .484 37.5
2019 Curveball -0.2 0 81 12.3 19 .067 .067 .242 28.6 26.3 17.2 .26 .306 .341 10
2019 Slider -1 -1 119 18.1 22 .095 .286 .18 43.5 31.8 18.4 .181 .282 .218 57.1
2019 Changeup 2.2 2 109 16.6 23 .238 .619 .383 23.5 13 12 .262 .484 .344 38.9
2019 Sinker 1.6 2 97 14.8 36 .303 .455 .358 11.8 11.1 20 .338 .522 .391 58.6
2019 4-Seamer 2.8 6 203 30.9 45 .342 .947 .556 14.3 13.3 10.3 .273 .605 .41 43.8
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2019 161 656 8 -9 5 5 10
2020 86 367 -9 -4 4 2 -7
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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 %
2019 657 46.7 61.9 85.3 20.9 58.9 42.2 25.8 40 22.1 7.2 68.1
2020 356 45.8 57.1 82.8 21.2 53.7 40.7 21.4 37.6 26.1 7 80
1013 46.4 60.2 84.5 21 57 41.7 24.3 39.2 23.4 7.1 72.2
48.4 66.6 82.2 28.4 59 42.6 29 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 %
2019 39.1 33 21.7 6.1 42.6 36.5 20.9 0 25.2 30.4 29.6 5.2 9.6
2020 50.8 16.9 27.1 5.1 40.7 42.4 16.9 3.4 40.7 23.7 16.9 8.5 6.8
43.1 27.6 23.6 5.7 42 38.5 19.5 1.1 30.5 28.2 25.3 6.3 8.6
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% Speed OAA
2019 12
2020 7
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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 12 8.1 4 4 7 3 25
2020 24.9 2 2.1 0 1 0 2 100

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 12 10 10 8 11 6 8 9 7 6 12 12 5 5 7 9 5 8 6 8 4 7 7 10 9 8 10 7 8 8 12
2020 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2 3 2 2
! 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 91.9 89.7 -2.2
Launch Angle 15.6 8.4 -7.2
Barrel % 9.6 6.8 -2.8
Hard Hit % 45.2 39 -6.2
Sweet Spot % 36.5 30.5 -6
xBA .278 .231 -0.047
BA .259 .135 -0.124
xwOBA .358 .31 -0.048
wOBA .372 .224 -0.148
xSLG .478 .392 -0.086
SLG .559 .27 -0.289
K% 17.2 19 1.8
BB% 10.4 8.3 -2.1
Swing % 40 37.6 -2.4
Whiff% 22.1 26.1 4
In Zone Swing % 46.7 45.8 -0.9
Out of Zone Swing % 53.3 54.2 0.9
First Pitch Swing % 25.8 21.4 -4.4
First Pitch Strike % 59.5 51.2 -8.3
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2019 L 161 122 75.8 .295 .397
2020 L 83 61 73.5 .346 .183