Nick Pratto
1B | Bats/Throws: L/L | 6' 1" 225LBS | Age: 25
Draft: 2017 | Rd: 1, #14, Kansas City Royals | Huntington Beach (CA) HS
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 182 158 18 29 7 0 .184 .271 .386 .657
2023 345 306 33 71 7 1 .232 .307 .353 .660
2 Seasons 527 464 51 100 14 1 .216 .295 .364 .659
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .184 7 0 .657
2023 .232 7 1 .660
2 Seasons .216 14 1 .659
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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%
2022 23 787 96 12 12.5 6.6 86.0 109.0 19.7 34.4 .173 .322 .287 .267 .364 36.5 36.3 10.4
2023 24 1452 172 14 8.1 4.1 87.5 107.6 13.4 40.7 .209 .339 .292 .278 .416 41.9 40.0 8.4
Player 2239 268 26 9.7 4.9 87.0 109.0 15.7 38.4 .197 .333 .290 .275 .397 39.9 38.7 9.1
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
2022 33.3 40.6 17.7 8.3 43.8 30.2 26.0 8.3 20.8 32.3 18.8 7.3 12.5 6.6
2023 36.6 24.4 30.8 8.1 37.2 39.0 23.8 3.5 26.2 24.4 31.4 6.4 8.1 4.1
Player 35.4 30.2 26.1 8.2 39.6 35.8 24.6 5.2 24.3 27.2 26.9 6.7 9.7 4.9
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.9 7.0 37.0 37.6 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.

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-Seamer -1.2 -6 521 35.9 114 .196 .314 .264 25.9 41.2 27.5 .207 .391 .293 46.4
2023 Slider -1.1 -2 218 15.0 53 .156 .333 .279 61.0 58.5 36.0 .136 .238 .240 35.7
2023 Changeup 0.6 1 188 12.9 54 .260 .300 .269 45.3 38.9 28.8 .190 .263 .222 33.3
2023 Sinker -1.8 -3 154 10.6 40 .257 .371 .325 12.7 22.5 23.7 .266 .360 .322 50.0
2023 Curveball 1.6 2 140 9.6 27 .435 .739 .504 45.5 44.4 25.5 .259 .419 .328 66.7
2023 Cutter -2.9 -4 137 9.4 34 .138 .241 .241 24.1 32.4 28.9 .180 .308 .279 38.9
2023 Splitter -1.3 -1 57 3.9 15 .286 .286 .240 43.8 26.7 16.7 .319 .423 .302 18.2
2023 Sweeper 3.6 1 30 2.1 7 .571 .714 .564 40.0 42.9 30.0 .285 .364 .283 25.0
2023 Slurve -3.5 0 5 0.3 -- -- -- 25.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2023 Forkball -25.3 0 1 0.1 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .151 .245 .153 0.0
2022 4-Seamer -1.0 -3 305 38.8 63 .167 .370 .281 26.1 36.5 24.0 .133 .281 .251 37.5
2022 Changeup -1.1 -1 125 15.9 36 .129 .323 .258 41.0 30.6 22.4 .161 .282 .262 30.0
2022 Curveball -0.4 0 83 10.5 12 .100 .300 .250 50.0 66.7 29.6 .074 .222 .220 50.0
2022 Sinker 7.6 6 82 10.4 18 .571 .929 .650 16.7 16.7 20.0 .341 .627 .463 50.0
2022 Slider -0.7 0 75 9.5 19 .222 .444 .313 45.7 31.6 20.7 .212 .430 .276 38.5
2022 Cutter -3.0 -2 61 7.8 19 .118 .294 .237 25.0 21.1 30.8 .261 .380 .292 35.7
2022 Sweeper -0.9 0 31 3.9 8 .125 .250 .156 53.8 87.5 43.8 .091 .106 .087 0.0
2022 Splitter -4.0 -1 23 2.9 7 .000 .000 .100 64.7 57.1 36.4 .111 .138 .190 0.0
2022 Slurve 5.7 0 2 0.3 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2022 182 787 1 -11 5 3 -2
2023 345 1,451 -6 -23 11 6 -12
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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 %
2022 787 49.6 65.1 76.0 26.2 40.4 44.1 24.7 45.5 34.4 7.8 73.8
2023 1,452 49.9 58.8 78.2 27.5 36.5 44.0 20.6 43.1 35.1 6.9 68.0
Player 2,239 49.8 61.0 77.4 27.0 37.8 44.0 22.0 43.9 34.9 7.2 70.2
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
2022 48 47 19
2023 6 2 8 19 8 11 47 18 32 57 1 49 6 55 25 10 50
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2022 21.9 7 7.9 -1 7 7 2 28.6
2023 21.1 7 6.3 1 3 7 2 28.6
Player 21.5 14 14.2 0 10 14 4 28.6

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2022 7 6 4 9 8 9 9 6 5 6 8 10 8 7 9 11 8 6 7 9 8 9 12 9 5 6 10 9 7 8 8
2023 7 8 4 8 6 6 6 7 4 5 6 7 5 5 7 8 9 6 8 7 6 3 10 7 7 4 5 6 6 6 7
Player 14 14 8 17 14 15 15 13 9 11 14 17 13 12 16 19 17 12 15 16 14 12 22 16 12 10 15 15 13 14 15
! 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 2022 2023 +/-  
Exit Velocity 86.0 87.5 1.5
Launch Angle 19.7 13.4 -6.3
Barrel % 12.5 8.1 -4.4
Hard Hit % 36.5 41.9 5.4
Sweet Spot % 34.4 40.7 6.3
xBA .173 .209 0.036
BA .184 .232 0.048
xwOBA .267 .278 0.011
wOBA .287 .292 0.005
xSLG .322 .339 0.017
SLG .386 .353 -0.033
K% 36.3 40.0 3.7
BB% 10.4 8.4 -2.0
Swing % 45.5 43.1 -2.4
Whiff% 34.4 35.1 0.7
In Zone % 49.6 49.9 0.3
Out of Zone % 50.4 50.1 -0.3
Out of Zone Swing % 26.2 27.5 1.3
First Pitch Swing % 24.7 20.6 -4.1
First Pitch Strike % 58.8 63.2 4.4
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2022 Shifts L 182 152 83.5 .276 .289
2023 Shades L 344 165 48.0 .300 .286
! 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 %
2022 206 18.9 12.6% 2.9% 153 23.8 0.0% 9.8%
2023 434 15.3 43.5% 0.5% 247 18.8 4.0% 0.4%
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