Nathan Lukes
RF | Bats/Throws: L/R | 5' 11" 180LBS | Age: 29
Draft: 2015 | Rd: 7, #214, Cleveland Indians | Sacramento State
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2023 31 26 4 5 0 0 .192 .290 .308 .598
1 Season 31 26 4 5 0 0 .192 .290 .308 .598
AVG HR SB OPS
2023 .192 0 0 .598
1 Season .192 0 0 .598
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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%
2023 28 112 18 0 0.0 0.0 86.5 102.8 13.0 38.9 .211 .310 .266 .276 .321 38.9 29.0 12.9
Player 112 18 0 0.0 0.0 86.5 102.8 13.0 38.9 .211 .310 .266 .276 .321 38.9 29.0 12.9
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
2023 27.8 38.9 33.3 0.0 16.7 44.4 38.9 11.1 16.7 33.3 27.8 11.1 0.0 0.0
Player 27.8 38.9 33.3 0.0 16.7 44.4 38.9 11.1 16.7 33.3 27.8 11.1 0.0 0.0
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 %
2023 4-Seam Fastball -1.4 -1 45 40.2 9 .250 .500 .356 10.3 33.3 20.0 .316 .377 .349 60.0
2023 Slider -7.5 -1 18 16.1 5 .000 .000 .000 33.3 60.0 37.5 .113 .323 .180 50.0
2023 Changeup 2.2 0 13 11.6 5 .000 .000 .280 50.0 40.0 25.0 .024 .044 .296 0.0
2023 Sinker 2.9 0 13 11.6 4 .333 .667 .488 0.0 0.0 0.0 .232 .298 .345 33.3
2023 Curveball -2.7 0 9 8.0 2 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 100.0 .200 .426 .259 100.0
2023 Cutter -3.3 0 9 8.0 3 .333 .333 .300 28.6 0.0 0.0 .248 .268 .225 0.0
2023 Sweeper -8.1 0 2 1.8 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 0.0 0.0 .129 .339 .180 0.0
2023 Split-Finger -13.6 0 1 0.9 1 -- -- .000 0.0 0.0 -- -- -- .003 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2023 31 112 -1 -2 1 0 -2
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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 %
2023 112 55.4 75.8 89.4 30.0 53.3 44.6 32.3 55.4 19.4 13.4 66.7
Player 112 55.4 75.8 89.4 30.0 53.3 44.6 32.3 55.4 19.4 13.4 66.7
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
2023 8 52
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2023 Shades L 30 10 33.3 .290 .245
! 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 %
2023 23 16.1 17.4% 0.0% 17 17.4 11.8% 0.0%
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