Nick Avila
P | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 4" 195LBS | Age: 26
Draft: 2019 | Rd: 26, #776, San Francisco Giants | Long Beach State
W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2024 1 0 8.49 8 0 0 11.2 14 1.71
1 Season 1 0 8.49 8 0 0 11.2 14 1.71
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2024 8 1-0 8.49 11.2 14 1.71
1 Season 8 1-0 8.49 11.2 14 1.71
MLB Percentile Rankings
Pitch Distribution

Statcast Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted
Balls
Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit
Velocity
Max EV Launch
Angle
LA Sweet-
Spot %
XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB% ERA xERA
2024 26 225 38 5 13.2 9.1 94.6 109.9 17.7 55.3 .335 .533 .418 .405 .532 65.8 25.5 5.5 8.49 7.08
Player 225 38 5 13.2 9.1 94.6 109.9 17.7 55.3 .335 .533 .418 .405 .532 65.8 25.5 5.5
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 36.4 22.2 8.4
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Avila relies on 5 pitches.
Four Seamer
(34.7%) ,
Cutter
(28.4%) ,
Knuckle Curve
(17.3%) ,
Sinker
(12.9%) ,
Slider
(6.7%) ,


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Pitch Tracking



Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2024 26.3 31.6 39.5 2.6 39.5 36.8 23.7 2.6 13.2 13.2 42.1 15.8 13.2 9.1
Player 26.3 31.6 39.5 2.6 39.5 36.8 23.7 2.6 13.2 13.2 42.1 15.8 13.2 9.1
MLB 44.6 23.6 24.8 7.0 37.1 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.

Pitch Movement


How this works: Every pitch is affected by the forces of gravity, which means that every pitch drops on its way from the mound to the plate. These numbers are reported with gravity, which makes them larger and different than other pitch movement numbers you may have seen. Since gravity requires time, and slower pitches aren’t ‘better’ just because they have more time to move, the movement of a pitch is compared to ‘average’ movement by comparing it to other MLB pitch types within +/- 2 MPH and from within +/- 0.5 feet of extension and release.
Vertical Movement (inches) Horizontal Movement (inches)
Year Pitch Team Hand # MPH Inches of Drop vs Avg % vs Avg Inches of Break vs Avg % Break vs Avg
2024 Cutter SF R 64 87.6 32.2 -4.2 -15 4.1 0.8 23
2024 Sinker SF R 29 93.5 18.8 -2.9 -13 14.7 0.0 0
2024 Curveball SF R 39 79.7 52.9 -0.1 0 3.6 -4.9 -58
2024 Slider SF R 15 84.0 39.3 1.7 4 3.4 -2.5 -43
2024 4-Seam Fastball SF R 78 94.5 13.7 0.7 5 4.5 -2.7 -38
! 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 %
2024 4-Seam Fastball 1.0 1 78 34.7 17 .200 .467 .297 33.3 52.9 25.0 .200 .477 .348 75.0
2024 Cutter -4.5 -3 64 28.4 13 .583 .917 .646 10.7 0.0 0.0 .494 .659 .513 75.0
2024 Curveball -5.6 -2 39 17.3 8 .500 .750 .538 27.8 25.0 10.0 .464 .637 .475 50.0
2024 Sinker 2.7 1 29 12.9 12 .182 .364 .267 11.1 16.7 28.6 .314 .472 .366 66.7
2024 Slider -19.6 -3 15 6.7 5 .250 1.000 .540 20.0 20.0 12.5 .168 .323 .308 33.3
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
! Note: To better align with other values, positive numbers (red) are good, and negative numbers (blue) are poor.
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Spin Direction

Year Pitch Type Pitches MPH Active Spin % Total Movement (In.) Spin-Based Observed Deviation
2024 Curveball 39 79.7 66 12.8 6:45 6:30 15
2024 Cutter 64 87.6 27 5.4 11:15 9:45 90
2024 4-Seam Fastball 78 94.5 86 17.2 1:00 12:30 30
2024 Sinker 29 93.5 86 19.4 1:00 1:45 -45
2024 Slider 15 84.0 22 4.5 9:30 8:00 90
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2024 55 225 -7 2 0 -1 -6
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Strike % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2024 225 47.6 75.7 87.7 28.0 51.5 44.0 60.0 50.7 22.8 7.1 93.8
Player 225 47.6 75.7 87.7 28.0 51.5 44.0 60.0 50.7 22.8 7.1 93.8
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 60.9 47.2 24.8 7.3 76.2
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA /
xERA
xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV Hard
Hit%
K% BB% Whiff% Chase
Rate
FB
Velo
FB
Spin
CB
Spin
Extension
2024 53 39 29
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2024 24.0 2 1.8 0 2 2 1 50.0
Player 24.0 2 1.8 0 2 2 1 50.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2024 2 1 1 4 2 2 3 2 1 1 1 3 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 3 1 2 4 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 3
Player 2 1 1 4 2 2 3 2 1 1 1 3 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 3 1 2 4 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 3
! 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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Statcast Fielder Positioning

vs RHHvs LHH
YearAlignment TypePAwOBAPATotal%PATotal%
2024 Shades 55 .418 29 0 0.0 26 5 19.2
! 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 %
2024 44 15.6 31.8% 0.0% 47 19.7 0.0% 2.1%
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Pitch Distribution