Nolan Arenado
3B | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 215LBS | Age: 31

Draft: 2009 | Rd: 2, #59, Colorado Rockies | El Toro HS

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 620 557 73 163 30 103 5 .293 .358 .533 .891
10 Seasons 5831 5268 803 1520 299 968 23 .289 .346 .535 .881
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2022 .293 30 103 5 .891
10 Seasons .289 299 968 23 .881

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 24 2322 517 43 8.3 6.5 90.6 110.2 16.3 33.7 .264 .484 .371 .336 .393 40.2 16.5 5.1
2016 25 2743 523 47 9.0 6.8 89.5 111.2 18.8 32.7 .263 .486 .386 .348 .378 39.8 14.8 9.8
2017 26 2627 507 43 8.5 6.3 88.8 109.9 17.6 37.5 .280 .525 .395 .366 .406 37.9 15.6 9.1
2018 27 2592 475 34 7.2 5.1 89.8 109.2 15.3 35.6 .267 .480 .391 .354 .399 40.5 18.1 10.8
2019 28 2391 503 40 8.0 6.0 89.4 109.9 17.7 34.6 .270 .480 .392 .343 .368 37.6 14.0 9.4
2020 29 684 166 9 5.4 4.5 87.8 108.9 19.1 27.1 .235 .392 .308 .288 .293 33.7 10.0 7.5
2021 30 2443 504 34 6.7 5.2 89.0 110.6 20.0 34.1 .248 .420 .336 .311 .336 37.5 14.7 7.7
2022 31 2330 489 40 8.2 6.5 88.7 111.4 21.7 35.4 .265 .445 .381 .339 .348 38.9 11.6 8.4
Player 18132 3684 290 7.9 6.0 89.3 111.4 18.3 34.4 .264 .471 .376 .340 .372 38.7 14.9 8.6
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.4 12.1 33.0 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 35.8 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, 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 34.8 23.4 31.7 10.1 43.3 35.4 21.3 1.9 25.9 29.0 21.7 7.9 8.3 6.5
2016 35.6 25.8 27.9 10.7 41.5 37.3 20.8 1.7 27.2 33.1 22.0 5.5 9.0 6.8
2017 34.9 28.0 28.0 9.1 32.9 38.3 28.2 2.8 25.6 30.8 23.5 8.5 8.5 6.3
2018 40.4 24.4 26.5 8.6 35.4 41.1 23.2 1.5 30.9 26.7 25.1 8.4 7.2 5.1
2019 36.8 26.2 25.2 11.7 39.2 38.4 22.5 1.0 30.0 30.8 23.5 6.8 8.0 6.0
2020 36.7 25.9 21.1 16.3 39.8 36.1 24.1 3.0 27.1 41.0 19.3 4.2 5.4 4.5
2021 31.3 32.7 24.8 11.1 45.8 33.3 20.8 2.8 23.8 36.7 23.0 6.9 6.7 5.2
2022 30.5 29.0 26.2 14.3 45.2 34.8 20.0 2.5 21.5 36.4 23.5 7.8 8.2 6.5
Player 35.0 27.0 27.0 11.0 40.5 36.9 22.5 2.1 26.4 32.4 23.0 7.2 7.9 6.0
MLB 44.9 23.1 25.0 7.1 36.8 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.0 24.6 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 4-Seamer 1.8 12 668 28.7 170 .311 .583 .412 13.3 7.6 7.7 .243 .431 .334 41.7
2022 Slider 0.3 2 647 27.8 185 .240 .409 .310 26.3 18.9 17.9 .233 .339 .277 30.7
2022 Sinker 1.0 5 444 19.1 102 .344 .567 .420 11.1 5.9 6.3 .329 .543 .406 44.7
2022 Curveball 2.9 6 203 8.7 54 .327 .596 .403 20.0 13.0 9.1 .279 .520 .354 44.4
2022 Changeup -1.0 -2 182 7.8 57 .184 .408 .298 23.2 10.5 9.4 .256 .451 .348 31.8
2022 Cutter 6.1 10 158 6.8 42 .405 .811 .533 23.7 9.5 10.3 .341 .630 .449 48.5
2022 Splitter 11.0 3 24 1.0 6 .500 1.167 .692 38.5 16.7 10.0 .321 .562 .379 40.0
2022 N/A -3.9 0 4 0.2 1 .000 .000 .000 66.7 0.0 0.0 .011 .028 .016 0.0
2021 4-Seamer 0.4 3 784 32.1 201 .223 .457 .306 14.0 13.4 12.9 .229 .429 .304 39.8
2021 Slider 0.2 1 582 23.8 160 .269 .462 .359 31.2 19.4 18.3 .246 .361 .302 31.6
2021 Sinker -1.0 -5 496 20.3 131 .218 .411 .286 8.5 8.4 10.9 .245 .374 .275 38.8
2021 Curveball 0.6 2 270 11.1 69 .219 .438 .307 20.5 23.2 18.6 .212 .361 .276 33.3
2021 Changeup 6.5 12 184 7.5 59 .400 .836 .531 18.8 10.2 9.7 .348 .651 .439 42.9
2021 Cutter 3.0 3 112 4.6 22 .333 .833 .523 24.5 22.7 21.7 .276 .622 .433 53.8
2021 Splitter 4.1 1 15 0.6 3 .667 .667 .600 25.0 0.0 0.0 .434 .496 .410 0.0
2020 4-Seamer -0.8 -2 262 38.3 81 .303 .553 .386 9.7 4.9 7.7 .259 .449 .315 34.2
2020 Slider -1.0 -2 155 22.7 41 .194 .306 .257 27.7 19.5 19.0 .193 .261 .241 31.0
2020 Sinker -3.3 -3 79 11.5 22 .222 .389 .277 11.4 13.6 23.1 .179 .279 .230 41.2
2020 Changeup -3.2 -2 68 9.9 20 .222 .278 .268 26.3 5.0 5.9 .367 .689 .470 35.3
2020 Cutter -2.6 -2 59 8.6 18 .167 .444 .250 23.3 11.1 16.7 .216 .412 .263 37.5
2020 Curveball -0.3 0 55 8.0 15 .267 .333 .263 24.0 13.3 11.8 .138 .171 .134 15.4
2020 Splitter 8.9 1 6 0.9 1 1.000 1.000 .900 50.0 0.0 0.0 .440 .440 .396 100.0
2019 4-Seamer 1.0 9 888 37.1 213 .309 .574 .404 16.4 9.9 9.3 .247 .459 .327 36.8
2019 Slider 0.5 2 512 21.4 145 .261 .403 .331 32.7 24.1 21.9 .205 .313 .253 22.0
2019 Sinker 5.5 19 341 14.3 108 .394 .798 .530 10.6 5.6 7.1 .368 .667 .456 52.2
2019 Curveball 5.7 12 212 8.9 64 .333 .733 .490 19.6 17.2 15.1 .270 .543 .359 36.7
2019 Cutter 3.2 7 211 8.8 51 .348 .674 .462 20.4 15.7 16.0 .321 .587 .406 51.3
2019 Changeup 1.6 3 198 8.3 64 .267 .467 .352 29.8 15.6 15.2 .299 .502 .359 38.0
2019 Splitter 1.4 0 28 1.2 6 .500 .500 .450 37.5 33.3 18.2 .239 .258 .215 0.0
2018 4-Seamer 0.9 8 894 34.5 191 .279 .594 .398 22.2 16.8 13.7 .258 .495 .362 44.5
2018 Slider -0.3 -2 544 21.0 153 .217 .378 .282 35.4 26.8 23.7 .206 .316 .258 29.1
2018 Sinker 3.1 15 481 18.6 135 .351 .684 .493 8.5 8.1 10.4 .308 .667 .451 51.9
2018 Curveball 2.9 7 244 9.4 66 .371 .758 .502 28.7 22.7 18.8 .341 .588 .414 38.3
2018 Changeup 4.5 9 210 8.1 61 .426 .611 .467 30.5 16.4 15.2 .320 .442 .363 37.8
2018 Cutter 0.2 0 181 7.0 48 .227 .364 .328 21.8 18.8 18.8 .249 .415 .318 31.4
2018 Splitter 1.7 0 29 1.1 6 .200 .200 .383 62.5 50.0 33.3 .056 .057 .278 50.0
2018 N/A -5.6 0 4 0.2 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 0.0 -- .573 .654 .545 0.0
2017 4-Seamer 3.1 29 930 35.4 245 .330 .715 .464 17.0 13.1 12.9 .294 .621 .408 40.8
2017 Slider 0.8 4 549 20.9 127 .226 .452 .326 32.3 19.7 16.1 .241 .501 .340 33.0
2017 Sinker 2.3 10 437 16.6 115 .362 .629 .454 11.1 6.1 7.9 .314 .509 .371 44.0
2017 Curveball 0.8 2 283 10.8 77 .243 .329 .285 34.5 24.7 21.1 .231 .321 .273 30.8
2017 Changeup 3.5 7 213 8.1 55 .360 .680 .466 27.9 16.4 15.3 .331 .594 .406 38.1
2017 Cutter 0.5 1 191 7.3 47 .317 .439 .377 37.6 29.8 26.4 .245 .382 .321 29.6
2017 Splitter 5.6 1 18 0.7 3 .667 1.333 .833 25.0 0.0 0.0 .314 .486 .344 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2013 513 1,723 -3 -9 5 5 -2
2014 463 1,591 -2 5 4 6 14
2015 650 2,269 26 6 2 6 40
2016 686 2,702 14 -1 22 13 47
2017 675 2,646 17 5 17 15 54
2018 680 2,652 25 -11 8 13 35
2019 651 2,390 19 3 20 11 52
2020 198 683 -4 -12 3 3 -10
2021 649 2,460 -5 -12 20 12 15
2022 625 2,357 21 -12 13 12 33
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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 2,322 46.4 73.3 88.7 35.7 60.9 40.0 30.4 53.1 21.1 6.7 75.6
2016 2,743 46.2 67.0 87.3 32.0 70.1 42.1 22.8 48.1 18.9 6.5 71.5
2017 2,627 46.7 71.0 84.4 28.1 59.8 40.3 25.6 48.2 23.3 7.6 75.5
2018 2,592 46.4 72.5 81.2 30.3 63.3 40.2 28.4 49.8 24.6 6.3 80.5
2019 2,391 43.5 73.1 88.0 34.8 64.7 38.1 35.8 51.4 20.9 6.9 78.0
2020 684 46.3 66.2 90.5 32.4 67.2 43.1 29.0 48.1 17.9 6.3 72.1
2021 2,443 46.3 67.3 89.6 29.1 65.4 41.5 27.1 46.8 18.5 6.3 63.9
2022 2,330 45.9 66.9 88.3 32.6 68.1 41.0 27.1 48.4 19.1 6.6 70.6
Player 18,132 46.0 69.9 86.8 31.8 64.8 40.6 28.2 49.3 20.9 6.7 73.7
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 29.5 47.1 24.7 7.2 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 70 68 87 88 39 94 75 84 77 75 64 20 52 14 34
2016 74 60 82 82 64 90 74 57 81 66 79 74 70 29 38
2017 85 83 90 87 70 90 67 69 75 62 75 58 49 44 25 96
2018 80 73 82 77 77 72 52 68 68 66 67 79 46 33 26 96
2019 65 70 70 65 68 79 51 55 70 40 88 60 73 15 29 99
2020 13 29 35 40 13 41 30 32 59 26 99 32 88 23 10 97 79
2021 28 42 45 47 25 60 32 43 75 31 88 33 86 39 21 97 61
2022 75 78 78 71 73 78 53 43 77 45 97 51 84 26 12 99 49
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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 22.5 41 40.2 1 10 24 23 56.1
2017 23.4 38 34.8 3 11 23 19 50.0
2018 21.8 38 29.6 8 16 16 19 50.0
2019 22.4 41 37.2 4 9 20 23 56.1
2020 22.6 8 6.6 1 6 4 4 50.0
2021 21.6 34 36.4 -2 15 16 24 70.6
2022 21.1 30 30.9 -1 17 23 13 43.3
Player 22.2 230 215.7 14 84 126 125 54.3

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 41 39 47 36 38 41 38 43 41 38 39 37 33 38 40 43 43 44 34 42 49 29 32 43 39 47 51 38 35 35 53
2017 38 40 40 34 33 36 30 36 32 32 31 34 29 25 32 39 31 43 25 37 43 30 31 39 38 33 42 33 39 34 43
2018 38 33 40 24 26 31 27 38 29 26 30 27 23 25 26 31 27 36 23 31 37 27 27 30 30 34 30 22 32 24 41
2019 41 37 39 36 35 34 38 42 39 38 33 36 26 33 34 43 33 43 34 39 42 34 33 38 39 43 41 34 44 33 44
2020 8 5 10 5 6 6 0 6 7 10 7 5 5 6 6 8 6 7 7 8 8 7 7 6 6 7 5 6 8 5 7
2021 34 32 45 31 35 41 37 39 39 44 30 33 31 33 35 41 44 33 37 37 41 31 31 40 36 38 36 32 41 29 39
2022 30 27 41 27 32 37 31 17 34 32 30 23 24 29 29 36 37 32 31 32 40 26 26 34 27 33 35 26 38 22 40
Player 230 213 262 193 205 226 201 221 221 220 200 195 171 189 202 241 221 238 191 226 260 184 187 230 215 235 240 191 237 182 267
! 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 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 90.6 89.5 -1.1 88.8 -0.7 89.8 1 89.4 -0.4 87.8 -1.6 89 1.2 88.7 -0.3
Launch Angle 16.3 18.8 2.5 17.6 -1.2 15.3 -2.3 17.7 2.4 19.1 1.4 20 0.9 21.7 1.7
Barrel % 8.3 9 0.7 8.5 -0.5 7.2 -1.3 8 0.8 5.4 -2.6 6.7 1.3 8.2 1.5
Hard Hit % 40.2 39.8 -0.4 37.9 -1.9 40.5 2.6 37.6 -2.9 33.7 -3.9 37.5 3.8 38.9 1.4
Sweet Spot % 33.7 32.7 -1 37.5 4.8 35.6 -1.9 34.6 -1 27.1 -7.5 34.1 7 35.4 1.3
xBA .264 .263 -0.001 .28 0.017 .267 -0.013 .27 0.003 .235 -0.035 .248 0.013 .265 0.017
BA .287 .294 0.007 .309 0.015 .297 -0.012 .315 0.018 .253 -0.062 .255 0.002 .293 0.038
xwOBA .336 .348 0.012 .366 0.018 .354 -0.012 .343 -0.011 .288 -0.055 .311 0.023 .339 0.028
wOBA .371 .386 0.015 .395 0.009 .391 -0.004 .392 0.001 .308 -0.084 .336 0.028 .381 0.045
xSLG .484 .486 0.002 .525 0.039 .48 -0.045 .48 0 .392 -0.088 .42 0.028 .445 0.025
SLG .575 .57 -0.005 .586 0.016 .561 -0.025 .583 0.022 .434 -0.149 .494 0.06 .533 0.039
K% 16.5 14.8 -1.7 15.6 0.8 18.1 2.5 14 -4.1 10 -4 14.7 4.7 11.6 -3.1
BB% 5.1 9.8 4.7 9.1 -0.7 10.8 1.7 9.4 -1.4 7.5 -1.9 7.7 0.2 8.4 0.7
Swing % 53.1 48.1 -5 48.2 0.1 49.8 1.6 51.4 1.6 48.1 -3.3