Mitch Moreland
1B | Bats/Throws: L/L | 6' 3" 245LBS | Age: 38
Draft: 2007 | Rd: 17, #530, Texas Rangers | Mississippi State
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 335 298 48 75 19 1 .252 .328 .507 .835
2020 152 136 22 36 10 0 .265 .342 .551 .893
2021 252 229 28 52 10 0 .227 .286 .415 .701
12 Seasons 4,536 4,071 527 1,020 186 11 .251 .318 .446 .764
AVG HR SB OPS
2019 .252 19 1 .835
2020 .265 10 0 .893
2021 .227 10 0 .701
12 Seasons .251 186 11 .764
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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 29 2033 364 38 10.4 7.4 91.4 112.5 11.5 35.4 .277 .506 .348 .362 .440 45.9 21.7 6.2
2016 30 1971 342 33 9.6 6.6 90.6 112.5 14.4 33.6 .255 .474 .307 .337 .414 39.5 23.5 7.0
2017 31 2266 393 47 12.0 8.2 89.3 113.3 11.6 34.9 .271 .532 .326 .371 .437 36.4 20.8 9.9
2018 32 1754 307 37 12.1 8.1 91.0 114.3 11.5 33.9 .250 .482 .325 .354 .419 44.8 22.2 10.9
2019 33 1348 226 26 11.5 7.8 90.8 114.0 10.1 33.2 .256 .494 .347 .352 .415 45.6 22.1 10.1
2020 34 574 104 15 14.4 9.9 88.2 110.1 12.5 31.7 .236 .476 .372 .335 .389 40.4 21.1 9.9
2021 35 986 174 16 9.2 6.3 91.0 112.2 12.9 31.6 .226 .395 .300 .297 .350 47.7 23.0 7.1
Player 10932 1910 212 11.1 7.6 90.5 114.3 12.1 33.9 .258 .488 .329 .349 .417 42.4 22.1 8.6
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .369 36.3 22.1 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 47.0 20.9 26.1 6.0 40.9 35.7 23.4 2.2 32.4 19.8 26.1 8.2 10.4 7.4
2016 43.0 21.9 24.6 10.5 42.1 38.3 19.6 2.0 29.5 24.6 26.9 6.1 9.6 6.6
2017 44.5 26.2 24.2 5.1 32.6 42.0 25.4 3.8 31.3 21.1 24.9 5.9 12.0 8.2
2018 44.0 28.0 24.8 3.3 38.1 38.8 23.1 2.3 32.9 22.1 21.5 8.5 12.1 8.1
2019 46.9 25.7 23.9 3.5 42.5 37.6 19.9 3.5 34.1 23.9 21.7 5.3 11.5 7.8
2020 45.2 29.8 19.2 5.8 40.4 31.7 27.9 3.8 31.7 26.9 22.1 1.0 14.4 9.9
2021 46.0 28.7 20.1 5.2 39.7 36.2 24.1 1.1 35.6 25.3 19.0 9.8 9.2 6.3
Player 45.1 25.1 24.0 5.8 39.0 38.0 23.0 2.7 32.2 22.7 23.9 6.8 11.1 7.6
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.9 7.0 37.0 37.6 25.3 3.9 32.9 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 %
2021 4-Seam Fastball -1.9 -6 340 34.5 81 .222 .375 .298 18.0 16.0 17.3 .217 .383 .295 59.0
2021 Slider -1.2 -2 153 15.5 47 .122 .195 .193 43.2 31.9 26.3 .154 .270 .230 37.0
2021 Changeup 1.7 2 139 14.1 36 .265 .500 .344 37.9 25.0 25.0 .268 .449 .327 44.0
2021 Curveball 0.7 1 128 13.0 22 .238 .429 .302 41.9 22.7 12.8 .216 .366 .267 37.5
2021 Sinker -1.4 -2 111 11.3 27 .280 .480 .352 20.0 11.1 12.5 .290 .426 .335 54.5
2021 Cutter -1.8 -1 72 7.3 22 .238 .524 .336 39.5 36.4 42.1 .244 .513 .333 30.8
2021 Split-Finger 10.0 3 34 3.4 12 .455 1.000 .617 47.4 25.0 30.0 .316 .652 .431 50.0
2021 Slurve 2.4 0 5 0.5 3 .000 .000 .233 100.0 66.7 66.7 -- -- .233 --
2021 Sweeper -9.7 0 4 0.4 2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .109 .189 .123 0.0
2020 4-Seam Fastball 0.3 1 189 32.9 53 .205 .364 .337 20.2 18.9 20.0 .253 .450 .365 47.1
2020 Sinker 7.8 7 85 14.8 24 .500 1.136 .681 17.5 12.5 23.1 .376 1.007 .574 57.9
2020 Slider -6.4 -5 84 14.6 22 .000 .000 .032 35.7 27.3 22.2 .120 .130 .138 6.7
2020 Changeup 4.9 4 83 14.5 21 .316 .684 .445 39.6 19.0 20.0 .259 .510 .357 26.7
2020 Curveball 3.9 3 65 11.3 12 .417 .833 .525 50.0 25.0 23.1 .206 .394 .254 44.4
2020 Cutter 9.2 3 37 6.4 7 .429 .857 .543 46.7 28.6 100.0 .249 .617 .359 60.0
2020 Split-Finger 3.9 1 25 4.4 10 .200 .500 .360 40.0 30.0 37.5 .100 .132 .175 42.9
2020 Sweeper -4.3 0 6 1.0 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 50.0 -- -- .000 --
2019 4-Seam Fastball 1.6 7 468 34.7 104 .352 .703 .471 22.1 21.2 16.8 .322 .611 .422 59.2
2019 Sinker -0.8 -2 199 14.8 55 .220 .580 .364 15.6 9.1 12.2 .285 .661 .416 46.7
2019 Changeup -0.6 -1 193 14.3 53 .229 .333 .286 35.1 22.6 26.7 .195 .272 .246 25.0
2019 Curveball 0.5 1 183 13.6 47 .217 .391 .287 37.1 36.2 24.3 .215 .390 .263 37.9
2019 Slider -0.8 -1 172 12.8 44 .135 .270 .275 35.1 18.2 11.9 .171 .325 .287 34.5
2019 Cutter -0.8 -1 91 6.8 26 .227 .455 .350 37.7 34.6 27.3 .255 .502 .372 61.5
2019 Split-Finger 3.0 1 37 2.7 5 .250 1.000 .720 27.8 20.0 9.1 .374 1.131 .618 66.7
2019 Slurve 4.1 0 3 0.2 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2019 Sweeper 11.1 0 2 0.1 1 -- -- .700 100.0 0.0 0.0 -- -- .700 --
2018 4-Seam Fastball 1.1 6 566 32.3 150 .305 .563 .402 21.7 20.0 22.9 .281 .586 .415 55.4
2018 Sinker 0.1 0 344 19.6 90 .243 .432 .353 18.7 12.2 18.6 .293 .531 .411 50.0
2018 Changeup -1.0 -2 236 13.5 62 .203 .339 .258 31.6 17.7 17.5 .224 .412 .294 25.0
2018 Curveball 0.7 2 222 12.7 45 .209 .442 .291 39.3 40.0 28.6 .185 .428 .276 44.0
2018 Slider -0.9 -2 217 12.4 58 .218 .327 .263 40.9 34.5 27.0 .216 .394 .276 41.7
2018 Cutter 1.0 1 99 5.6 32 .222 .407 .363 28.0 18.8 26.1 .240 .424 .348 33.3
2018 Split-Finger -1.5 -1 52 3.0 13 .091 .091 .177 29.2 23.1 17.6 .221 .268 .290 25.0
2018 Slurve -10.3 -1 8 0.5 4 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 50.0 .090 .090 .086 50.0
2018 Sweeper -8.7 0 3 0.2 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 50.0 -- -- .000 --
2017 4-Seam Fastball 0.2 1 742 32.7 178 .263 .467 .355 19.7 20.8 17.7 .266 .535 .379 38.1
2017 Sinker 0.0 0 445 19.6 116 .280 .480 .386 18.2 11.2 14.6 .342 .649 .447 38.6
2017 Curveball 0.2 0 311 13.7 57 .170 .319 .310 32.4 28.1 16.7 .167 .297 .293 37.5
2017 Changeup -1.0 -3 310 13.7 85 .207 .366 .260 27.8 12.9 14.7 .276 .568 .363 28.2
2017 Slider 0.2 1 243 10.7 69 .226 .452 .332 45.0 42.0 29.3 .206 .436 .311 36.4
2017 Cutter 1.0 1 94 4.1 29 .310 .586 .410 24.6 17.2 21.7 .285 .515 .337 33.3
2017 Split-Finger 1.0 1 78 3.4 22 .182 .364 .270 33.3 18.2 15.4 .291 .543 .347 44.4
2017 Slurve 2.5 0 18 0.8 5 .600 .600 .540 30.0 40.0 22.2 .513 .593 .481 33.3
2017 Sweeper 12.9 1 11 0.5 4 .500 1.250 .725 0.0 25.0 50.0 .480 1.236 .695 66.7
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2010 215 858 4 -2 2 5 10
2011 536 2,058 -2 -15 8 7 -3
2012 352 1,371 4 -11 5 8 6
2013 517 2,132 5 -22 8 11 3
2014 184 738 -1 -5 2 2 -2
2015 528 2,083 13 -10 5 9 17
2016 507 1,999 2 -22 7 9 -5
2017 581 2,306 -4 -24 18 13 3
2018 475 1,826 10 -26 11 11 6
2019 335 1,348 4 -14 9 6 5
2020 158 604 9 -4 6 3 13
2021 252 986 -6 -12 7 6 -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 2,033 46.4 66.9 83.2 29.7 56.8 43.2 23.3 47.0 25.7 6.1 72.0
2016 1,971 43.1 70.0 81.5 32.4 54.8 44.8 24.7 48.6 28.5 6.4 74.0
2017 2,266 45.4 69.2 83.1 27.3 55.1 43.0 22.6 46.4 25.8 6.4 81.3
2018 1,754 45.5 72.4 81.8 24.8 48.5 41.2 25.8 46.5 27.9 6.1 77.6
2019 1,348 47.7 74.8 80.7 25.4 47.5 43.5 30.4 49.0 28.0 7.4 88.0
2020 574 47.2 71.2 76.7 24.8 48.0 41.1 30.5 46.7 31.3 6.6 89.5
2021 986 49.8 69.7 79.8 25.9 42.2 41.1 21.4 47.7 30.4 8.4 80.7
Player 10,932 46.0 70.3 81.6 27.8 52.3 42.9 24.9 47.4 27.6 6.6 79.1
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.5 58.0 42.6 29.6 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 87 82 93 90 68 85 90 91 90 94 30 33 22 46 18
2016 63 45 77 79 41 69 78 78 88 65 26 34 18 25 29 88
2017 89 73 92 93 73 95 89 79 92 55 47 64 34 49 26 87
2018 80 47 83 88 62 78 88 85 95 85 41 80 27 68 21 70
2019 93 17 24
2020 56 32 75 85 37 75 91 39 72 55 57 61 23 63 6 72
2021 84 12
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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 23.2 22 21.4 1 8 13 11 50.0
2017 23.7 22 25.1 -3 14 12 16 72.7
2018 24.7 16 20.4 -4 12 10 11 68.8
2019 24.2 19 17.1 2 6 13 5 26.3
2020 24.6 10 9.9 0 6 8 4 40.0
2021 24.0 10 8.7 1 3 9 2 20.0
Player 24.0 99 102.6 -4 49 65 49 49.5

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 22 22 18 22 22 19 23 23 21 17 21 27 20 19 21 22 16 20 22 23 20 19 27 26 20 20 21 28 22 21 19
2017 22 25 21 21 28 23 31 23 21 20 23 29 27 25 23 26 21 22 25 24 26 30 29 27 26 23 21 34 29 30 19
2018 16 26 14 21 21 18 20 23 16 15 19 21 24 17 20 25 19 21 19 21 25 19 27 23 21 16 17 20 26 22 16
2019 19 20 16 17 20 19 20 17 14 13 17 22 16 13 18 16 15 16 17 20 14 18 22 17 14 17 17 21 19 18 11
2020 10 11 10 12 10 12 11 12 9 6 8 12 9 9 11 10 12 11 8 11 11 9 14 10 9 7 10 9 10 9 5
2021 10 11 10 9 8 7 9 9 5 6 4 9 10 8 9 10 9 8 11 9 8 8 11 12 9 9 9 10 11 7 7
Player 99 115 89 102 109 98 114 107 86 77 92 120 106 91 102 109 92 98 102 108 104 103 130 115 99 92 95 122 117 107 77
! 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 91.4 90.6 -0.8 89.3 -1.3 91.0 1.7 90.8 -0.2 88.2 -2.6 91.0 2.8
Launch Angle 11.5 14.4 2.9 11.6 -2.8 11.5 -0.1 10.1 -1.4 12.5 2.4 12.9 0.4
Barrel % 10.4 9.6 -0.8 12.0 2.4 12.1 0.1 11.5 -0.6 14.4 2.9 9.2 -5.2
Hard Hit % 45.9 39.5 -6.4 36.4 -3.1 44.8 8.4 45.6 0.8 40.4 -5.2 47.7 7.3
Sweet Spot % 35.4 33.6 -1.8 34.9 1.3 33.9 -1.0 33.2 -0.7 31.7 -1.5 31.6 -0.1
xBA .277 .255 -0.022 .271 0.016 .250 -0.021 .256 0.006 .236 -0.020 .226 -0.010
BA .278 .233 -0.045 .246 0.013 .245 -0.001 .252 0.007 .265 0.013 .227 -0.038
xwOBA .362 .337 -0.025 .371 0.034 .354 -0.017 .352 -0.002 .335 -0.017 .297 -0.038
wOBA .348 .307 -0.041 .326 0.019 .325 -0.001 .347 0.022 .372 0.025 .300 -0.072
xSLG .506 .474 -0.032 .532 0.058 .482 -0.050 .494 0.012 .476 -0.018 .395 -0.081
SLG .482 .422 -0.060 .443 0.021 .433 -0.010 .507 0.074 .551 0.044 .415 -0.136
K% 21.7 23.5 1.8 20.8 -2.7 22.2 1.4 22.1 -0.1 21.1 -1.0 23.0 1.9
BB% 6.2 7.0 0.8 9.9 2.9 10.9 1.0 10.1 -0.8 9.9 -0.2 7.1 -2.8
Swing % 47.0 48.6 1.6 46.4 -2.2 46.5 0.1 49.0 2.5 46.7 -2.3 47.7 1.0
Whiff% 25.7 28.5 2.8 25.8 -2.7 27.9 2.1 28.0 0.1 31.3 3.3 30.4 -0.9
In Zone % 46.4 43.1 -3.3 45.4 2.3 45.5 0.1 47.7 2.2 47.2 -0.5 49.8 2.6
Out of Zone % 53.6 56.9 3.3 54.6 -2.3 54.5 -0.1 52.3 -2.2 52.8 0.5 50.2 -2.6
Out of Zone Swing % 29.7 32.4 2.7 27.3 -5.1 24.8 -2.5 25.4 0.6 24.8 -0.6 25.9 1.1
First Pitch Swing % 23.3 24.7 1.4 22.6 -2.1 25.8 3.2 30.4 4.6 30.5 0.1 21.4 -9.1
First Pitch Strike % 57.3 52.9 -4.4 54.0 1.1 51.9 -2.1 56.7 4.8 58.3 1.6 56.7 -1.6
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2016 Shifts L 489 426 87.1 .452 .286
2017 Shifts L 569 479 84.2 .350 .322
2018 Shifts L 456 340 74.6 .381 .307
2019 Shifts L 331 299 90.3 .354 .345
2020 Shifts L 150 141 94.0 .411 .369
2021 Shifts L 252 234 92.9 .195 .308
! 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 %
2010 183 16.0 37.2% 2.2% 119 23.0 2.5% 15.1%
2011 513 16.0 37.0% 3.1% 342 21.8 1.5% 7.3%
2012 371 18.5 7.8% 4.3% 250 23.4 1.2% 11.6%
2013 667 19.0 10.6% 2.7% 358 24.7 0.0% 15.4%
2014 214 18.4 16.4% 5.1% 122 23.4 1.6% 16.4%
2015 561 18.6 18.7% 6.2% 375 25.7 4.8% 25.9%
2016 533 18.7 17.8% 6.2% 326 25.0 3.1% 26.4%
2017 605 20.2 4.0% 3.8% 413 25.9 0.0% 22.0%
2018 454 19.0 5.5% 1.5% 347 24.9 0.0% 13.5%
2019 334 20.1 3.0% 2.1% 255 26.4 0.0% 19.6%
2020 142 21.3 1.4% 5.6% 116 27.1 0.0% 19.0%
2021 273 20.3 0.4% 3.7% 172 26.8 0.0% 21.5%
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Statcast Rankings