Nick Castellanos
RF | B/T: R/R | 6' 4" 203LBS | Age: 30

Draft: 2010 | Rd: C-A, #44, Detroit Tigers | Archbishop McCarthy HS
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Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 155 140 18 38 5 21 2 .271 .335 .443 .778
10 Seasons 4628 4249 558 1181 173 615 16 .278 .329 .484 .813
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .271 5 21 2 .778
10 Seasons .278 173 615 16 .813

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 23 2317 403 31 7.7 5.2 88.3 111.6 16.9 37.5 .257 .436 .311 .322 .410 34.5 25.5 6.6
2016 24 1729 305 44 14.4 9.8 89.4 109.2 16.9 48.2 .289 .584 .350 .384 .493 39.0 24.8 6.3
2017 25 2605 477 51 10.7 7.7 89.1 110.5 14.2 42.8 .293 .542 .341 .373 .454 42.0 21.4 6.2
2018 26 2439 472 53 11.2 7.8 89.6 110.3 15.2 45.3 .296 .525 .363 .374 .460 40.7 22.3 7.2
2019 27 2436 475 52 10.9 7.8 88.9 111.2 13.9 39.8 .279 .541 .357 .363 .443 41.5 21.5 6.2
2020 28 966 150 24 16 9.9 91.0 108.5 16.5 39.3 .274 .545 .329 .375 .500 46.7 28.5 7.9
2021 29 2143 416 44 10.6 7.5 89.8 111.9 14.0 44.0 .293 .535 .391 .374 .450 46.9 20.7 7.0
2022 30 569 103 9 8.7 5.8 89.4 110.1 17.0 44.7 .274 .484 .344 .353 .438 40.8 24.5 7.7
Player 15204 2801 308 11 7.6 89.3 111.9 15.2 42.6 .284 .525 .351 .365 .452 41.2 23.0 6.7
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.3 169.8 12.0 32.9 .246 .408 .317 .316 .370 35.6 22.0 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, 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%
2022 Breaking 258 45.3 68 65 17 12 3 0 2 14 52 .262 .270 .400 .430 .297 .310 88.4 23 39.0 18.9
2022 Fastballs 246 43.2 66 56 18 9 6 0 3 18 38 .321 .318 .589 .657 .441 .448 94.5 13 27.0 25.0
2022 Offspeed 65 11.4 21 19 3 3 0 0 0 6 13 .158 .159 .158 .171 .195 .198 78.7 2 36.1 22.2
2021 Fastballs 1,045 48.8 288 263 99 62 16 0 21 43 222 .376 .337 .677 .621 .460 .425 92.4 12 15.5 16.0
2021 Breaking 769 35.9 213 194 45 19 15 1 10 58 140 .232 .244 .474 .444 .317 .321 86.7 16 44.3 23.1
2021 Offspeed 329 15.4 79 74 20 10 7 0 3 20 54 .270 .266 .486 .463 .341 .332 87.2 16 42.2 18.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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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 37.2 32.0 27.3 3.5 33.7 37.5 28.8 1.7 25.8 27.8 29.0 6.5 7.7 5.2
2016 32.5 34.8 30.5 2.3 35.7 37.4 26.6 1.6 24.9 27.5 25.9 5.6 14.4 9.8
2017 37.5 27.0 32.5 2.9 34.8 39.2 26.0 3.4 26.8 22.9 25.6 10.5 10.7 7.7
2018 36.7 24.6 33.7 5.1 41.7 33.9 24.4 3.2 23.9 23.9 29.9 7.8 11.2 7.8
2019 38.9 28.8 27.6 4.6 37.9 35.2 26.9 4.0 26.1 23.4 25.1 9.1 10.9 7.8
2020 36.0 30.0 29.3 4.7 34.7 44.7 20.7 1.3 24.7 24.0 26.7 6.7 16.0 9.9
2021 38.0 29.1 29.3 3.6 39.2 35.8 25.0 6.3 26.0 21.4 24.3 11.5 10.6 7.5
2022 36.9 30.1 26.2 6.8 35.9 35.9 28.2 3.9 21.4 27.2 29.1 8.7 8.7 5.8
Player 37.0 29.1 30.0 3.9 37.1 36.8 26.0 3.4 25.4 24.3 26.7 8.6 11.0 7.6
MLB 45.0 22.8 25.1 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.4 3.8 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.7 4.6
! 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 %
2022 Slider -1.5 -3 216 38.0 53 .235 .373 .278 43.4 22.6 20.3 .259 .401 .296 33.3
2022 4-Seamer 0.7 1 161 28.3 43 .278 .417 .365 33.3 37.2 27.6 .246 .465 .362 60.0
2022 Sinker 9.8 6 64 11.2 15 .462 .923 .657 16.0 6.7 11.1 .478 1.044 .638 50.0
2022 Changeup 1.4 1 56 9.8 17 .200 .200 .294 34.5 17.6 13.6 .192 .206 .236 16.7
2022 Curveball -2.5 -1 42 7.4 15 .357 .500 .347 16.0 13.3 13.3 .309 .535 .364 38.5
2022 Cutter 7.2 2 21 3.7 8 .286 .857 .564 9.1 12.5 20.0 .400 .969 .581 50.0
2022 Splitter -9.0 -1 9 1.6 4 .000 .000 .000 42.9 75.0 60.0 .035 .037 .031 100.0
2021 4-Seamer 3.1 19 607 28.3 154 .348 .766 .480 17.5 20.1 18.2 .336 .689 .446 55.0
2021 Slider 0.0 0 501 23.4 141 .228 .441 .321 44.5 27.7 23.6 .255 .474 .339 44.0
2021 Sinker 0.8 3 339 15.8 106 .402 .577 .442 9.9 8.5 12.9 .332 .521 .389 56.2
2021 Changeup 2.0 6 305 14.2 72 .294 .529 .381 42.1 23.6 16.8 .282 .491 .348 37.3
2021 Curveball 1.1 3 268 12.5 72 .239 .537 .353 43.9 26.4 22.1 .223 .387 .287 32.7
2021 Cutter 4.2 4 99 4.6 28 .440 .560 .468 22.2 10.7 10.3 .366 .628 .451 31.8
2021 Splitter -5.4 -1 24 1.1 7 .000 .000 .100 43.8 42.9 30.0 .079 .144 .181 66.7
2020 Slider -0.5 -1 260 26.9 61 .224 .500 .321 47.0 42.6 28.0 .238 .482 .320 46.9
2020 4-Seamer 2.1 5 234 24.2 58 .269 .769 .449 18.0 25.9 18.8 .359 .898 .528 60.5
2020 Sinker 2.0 4 189 19.6 55 .292 .521 .439 24.5 14.5 17.8 .365 .618 .452 52.5
2020 Curveball -0.2 0 127 13.1 27 .130 .217 .230 32.1 40.7 21.2 .180 .255 .263 33.3
2020 Cutter -5.2 -4 82 8.5 20 .111 .111 .160 45.5 25.0 23.8 .148 .176 .198 15.4
2020 Changeup -3.4 -2 68 7.0 18 .118 .235 .178 46.5 22.2 18.2 .165 .334 .236 38.5
2020 Splitter 2.8 0 6 0.6 2 .500 .500 .450 0.0 0.0 0.0 .069 .069 .062 0.0
2019 4-Seamer 2.2 18 805 33.0 173 .373 .725 .488 16.1 15.0 11.3 .353 .788 .495 55.9
2019 Slider -1.3 -8 595 24.4 177 .228 .374 .277 40.4 32.2 27.8 .225 .382 .268 27.2
2019 Sinker 0.8 3 348 14.3 110 .330 .520 .416 14.8 9.1 13.5 .344 .591 .419 51.7
2019 Curveball 0.7 2 231 9.5 76 .243 .514 .352 39.1 31.6 30.0 .245 .544 .336 31.3
2019 Changeup 1.8 4 226 9.3 69 .273 .530 .380 24.0 15.9 15.3 .228 .419 .288 34.5
2019 Cutter 1.2 2 149 6.1 38 .270 .486 .379 34.1 26.3 23.3 .258 .455 .310 33.3
2019 Splitter -4.7 -2 45 1.8 11 .182 .182 .164 36.0 27.3 14.3 .177 .231 .176 37.5
2018 4-Seamer 0.5 5 863 35.4 218 .259 .435 .348 22.2 19.7 18.5 .303 .587 .412 51.0
2018 Slider 0.4 2 504 20.7 135 .240 .456 .320 46.6 31.1 24.6 .221 .398 .286 24.7
2018 Sinker 2.8 12 438 18.0 122 .363 .584 .449 15.7 10.7 13.7 .394 .662 .474 50.0
2018 Curveball 1.9 5 245 10.0 76 .342 .630 .436 40.3 32.9 31.6 .270 .497 .340 41.7
2018 Changeup 3.3 7 218 8.9 76 .366 .479 .426 35.4 26.3 27.0 .320 .466 .360 25.5
2018 Cutter 0.0 0 137 5.6 35 .235 .412 .287 25.8 17.1 20.7 .214 .334 .249 25.0
2018 Splitter 4.5 1 18 0.7 6 .500 1.000 .625 33.3 33.3 16.7 .263 .643 .376 50.0
2018 Knuckleball 16.6 1 8 0.3 2 1.000 1.500 1.075 0.0 0.0 0.0 .713 1.308 .850 100.0
2018 N/A 2.8 0 3 0.1 2 .000 .000 .450 33.3 0.0 0.0 .250 .287 .231 0.0
2017 4-Seamer 2.2 18 804 30.9 197 .302 .593 .418 16.5 17.8 13.5 .318 .637 .434 54.0
2017 Slider 0.4 2 563 21.6 137 .252 .427 .309 41.3 32.1 21.4 .228 .395 .284 34.8
2017 Sinker 1.6 7 441 16.9 135 .294 .476 .364 9.8 10.4 15.4 .338 .600 .406 43.9
2017 Curveball -0.1 0 300 11.5 74 .250 .472 .319 35.1 28.4 23.6 .238 .444 .298 32.7
2017 Changeup 0.6 2 291 11.2 65 .180 .377 .275 32.6 20.0 13.8 .297 .574 .383 37.5
2017 Cutter -2.1 -3 162 6.2 42 .300 .375 .315 39.8 23.8 23.3 .342 .453 .358 16.7
2017 Splitter 5.1 2 31 1.2 12 .300 .800 .492 38.9 41.7 31.3 .289 .862 .505 80.0
2017 Knuckleball 20.8 1 7 0.3 2 1.000 3.000 1.150 0.0 0.0 0.0 .607 1.549 .791 100.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2014 587 2,266 -9 -15 14 7 -3
2015 594 2,315 -1 -7 9 6 7
2016 446 1,727 13 -7 4 5 14
2017 664 2,602 11 -7 14 11 28
2018 673 2,439 25 -11 8 11 33
2019 651 2,390 -2 2 9 8 17
2020 251 1,005 -6 -5 2 9 1
2021 580 2,143 21 -4 8 9 33
2022 155 569 1 -2 3 3 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 2,317 46.5 69.5 81.2 32.5 50.1 43.8 35.3 49.7 29.7 6.7 79.5
2016 1,729 48.4 73.6 81.2 35.4 50.6 43.7 36.0 53.9 29.2 6.7 81.7
2017 2,605 46.8 73.1 82.3 31.8 54.3 41.8 37.3 51.2 26.8 6.3 78.0
2018 2,439 47.1 77.0 81.4 35.5 47.6 39.9 44.2 55.1 30.2 7.2 89.7
2019 2,436 45.2 74.7 85.9 38.7 52.7 41.5 38.5 54.7 26.9 6.6 85.4
2020 966 42.5 73.2 80.1 35.9 44.2 39.1 37.8 51.8 34.2 6.0 77.6
2021 2,143 44.0 78.8 79.8 36.3 51.4 41.1 42.0 55.0 30.6 6.8 88.4
2022 569 47.1 71.6 76.6 36.2 46.8 40.6 40.6 52.9 34.2 7.4 83.3
Player 15,204 46.1 74.2 81.7 35.1 50.5 41.7 39.1 53.1 29.4 6.7 83.5
MLB 48.5 66.8 82.0 28.3 58.4 42.6 29.3 47.0 24.6 7.2 76.0
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 54 55 69 71 35 76 71 41 47 14 41 12 41
2016 93 93 99 98 62 87 96 56 61 19 23 15 51
2017 89 94 93 89 63 96 85 75 84 42 21 27 76 1
2018 92 96 94 88 80 95 85 66 69 40 33 13 68 1
2019 82 82 90 89 53 92 76 41 65 49 22 33 72 6
2020 86 76 91 92 64 97 95 82 83 19 35 10 72 2
2021 87 93 90 84 74 78 70 61 79 54 25 15 65 4
2022 65 69 67 66 60 64 55 55 52 35 45 7 64 11
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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 21.6 27 25.1 2.0 24 25 7 25.9
2020 22.1 14 12.6 1.0 3 10 5 35.7
2021 23.3 34 29.6 4.0 21 30 9 26.5
2022 22.0 5 3.9 1.0 5 4 1 20.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 27 33 27 23 30 23 23 29 23 29 37 26 12 18 17 32 15 34 19 26 11 20 16 27 29 32 31 21 30 21 38
2020 14 15 13 13 15 11 0 14 11 13 13 13 10 10 10 14 10 16 11 13 6 12 14 10 13 13 13 13 15 12 16
2021 34 32 36 31 36 23 27 33 23 36 36 32 17 24 25 36 20 35 30 34 14 29 28 31 28 34 33 29 32 26 39
2022 5 2 7 4 5 3 4 3 3 4 5 3 2 4 3 5 2 5 5 5 2 3 3 5 4 5 5 2 5 3 5
! 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 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 88.3 89.4 1.1 89.1 -0.3 89.6 0.5 88.9 -0.7 91 2.1 89.8 -1.2 89.4 -0.4
Launch Angle 16.9 16.9 0 14.2 -2.7 15.2 1 13.9 -1.3 16.5 2.6 14 -2.5 17 3
Barrel % 7.7 14.4 6.7 10.7 -3.7 11.2 0.5 10.9 -0.3 16 5.1 10.6 -5.4 8.7 -1.9
Hard Hit % 34.5 39 4.5 42 3 40.7 -1.3 41.5 0.8 46.7 5.2 46.9 0.2 40.8 -6.1
Sweet Spot % 37.5 48.2 10.7 42.8 -5.4 45.3 2.5 39.8 -5.5 39.3 -0.5 44 4.7 44.7 0.7
xBA .257 .289 0.032 .293 0.004 .296 0.003