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Pablo Sandoval
1B | B/T: S/R | 5' 10" 268LBS | Age: 34

Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 61 53 9 13 4 10 0 .245 .344 .472 .816
14 Seasons 5027 4589 546 1279 153 638 12 .279 .331 .445 .776
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .245 4 10 0 .816
14 Seasons .279 153 638 12 .776

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 29 1848 400 19 4.8 88 114 10 28.7 .222 .345 .288 .274 .291 34.2 14.5 5
2016 30 37 2 0 0 80.7 91.6 37.6 50 .055 .074 .099 .144 .157 0 57.1 14.3
2017 31 1097 209 14 6.7 89.4 109.9 10.9 28.2 .225 .392 .271 .286 .325 37.5 19 5.7
2018 32 1056 179 9 5 90.1 113.9 9.7 32.4 .233 .383 .312 .301 .347 36.9 20.6 7.5
2019 33 1137 210 24 11.4 89.8 114.7 10.9 37.1 .269 .471 .336 .333 .411 44.7 22.6 6.1
2020 34 355 66 2 3 91.9 112.1 8 28.8 .233 .343 .252 .289 .315 51.5 20.2 8.5
2021 35 273 35 4 11.4 94.6 111.5 15 40 .215 .431 .356 .326 .410 58.8 29.5 11.5
5803 1101 72 6.5 89.4 114.7 10.4 31.2 .234 .387 .298 .295 .334 39 19.1 6.3
6.5 88.3 122.2 11.9 32.8 .243 .403 .317 .312 .363 35.3 22 8.4




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%
2021 Fastballs 156 57.4 36 32 9 6 0 0 3 11 21 .281 .229 .563 .517 .394 .352 93.8 16 31.6 19.6
2021 Breaking 73 26.8 18 16 3 3 0 0 0 6 10 .188 .234 .188 .367 .226 .307 96.8 18 29.7 25.0
2021 Offspeed 43 15.8 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .079 .000 .107 .230 .283 92.8 -4 33.3 6.3
2020 Fastballs 205 57.7 55 48 13 11 1 0 1 14 35 .271 .227 .354 .307 .311 .279 92.8 11 32.1 25.9
2020 Breaking 82 23.1 20 18 2 2 0 0 0 3 15 .111 .229 .111 .433 .160 .321 96.7 2 24.4 12.5
2020 Offspeed 68 19.2 19 18 3 3 0 0 0 2 16 .167 .254 .167 .349 .176 .283 85.3 8 33.3 12.5
! 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 %
2015 49.3 19.8 21.5 9.5 28 41 31 3.3 40 25.3 20.8 4 4.8
2016 0 0 50 50 50 50 0 0 0 50 50 0 0
2017 46.4 23 22 8.6 28.2 40.7 31.1 3.3 36.4 27.3 22 3.8 6.7
2018 50.3 17.9 24 7.8 29.1 39.7 30.7 1.7 40.2 22.9 23.5 5.6 5
2019 47.1 20.5 25.2 7.1 25.2 42.9 31.9 5.2 33.8 20 23.8 4.3 11.4
2020 50 18.2 27.3 4.5 25.8 51.5 22.7 3 37.9 22.7 24.2 7.6 3
2021 31.4 34.3 25.7 8.6 22.9 45.7 31.4 0 28.6 31.4 20 5.7 11.4
47.9 20.5 23.3 8.4 27.4 41.9 30.6 3.3 37.6 24.3 22.3 4.5 6.5
45.2 22.1 25.5 7.1 36.6 37.9 25.5 3.6 33.4 24.3 24.5 5.6 6.5

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 %
2021 Splitter -2.7 0 11 4 1 0 0 0 28.6 0 0 .054 .155 .083 0
2021 Cutter -9 -1 13 4.8 5 0 0 .14 50 60 100 .004 .01 .145 100
2021 Changeup -0.5 0 32 11.7 5 0 0 .28 35.3 20 8.3 .087 .09 .327 50
2021 Sinker 6.8 2 26 9.5 6 .2 .8 .45 29.4 16.7 9.1 .198 .458 .342 50
2021 Curveball 2.2 1 37 13.6 8 .286 .286 .4 25 37.5 27.3 .227 .321 .382 75
2021 Slider -4.3 -2 36 13.2 10 .111 .111 .16 32 30 23.1 .24 .403 .315 66.7
2021 4-Seamer 2 2 117 42.9 25 .348 .609 .432 29.4 28 16.7 .274 .619 .397 56.3
2020 N/A -10.7 0 3 0.8 1 0 0 0 0 0 .183 .198 .166 0
2020 Splitter -1.6 0 4 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .673 1.171 .774 100
2020 Cutter -10 -2 16 4.5 6 .167 .167 .15 22.2 50 75 .202 .212 .186 0
2020 Curveball -5.4 -2 29 8.2 7 0 0 0 7.7 0 0 .312 .767 .439 85.7
2020 Sinker 0.1 0 42 11.8 9 .429 .571 .417 14.8 0 0 .35 .425 .345 62.5
2020 Slider -1.3 -1 53 14.9 13 .182 .182 .315 31.3 23.1 20 .177 .221 .255 50
2020 Changeup -2.7 -2 61 17.2 17 .188 .188 .2 37.5 11.8 14.3 .232 .308 .261 35.7
2020 4-Seamer -1.1 -2 147 41.4 40 .257 .343 .318 39.7 27.5 26.8 .206 .299 .278 54.2
2019 Splitter 2.2 0 17 1.5 5 .4 .6 .43 10 20 20 .542 .765 .548 75
2019 Cutter -3.4 -2 61 5.4 23 .227 .364 .304 20.9 13 13 .232 .393 .316 36.8
2019 Curveball 3.2 3 86 7.6 26 .385 .538 .4 20.4 19.2 16.7 .355 .503 .366 42.9
2019 Slider -3.2 -5 151 13.3 42 .179 .333 .251 31.8 31 20.6 .234 .331 .275 23.1
2019 Changeup 0.1 0 147 12.9 48 .277 .574 .364 24.7 20.8 20 .294 .564 .363 48.6
2019 Sinker 1.2 3 221 19.4 53 .245 .592 .385 20.2 15.1 15.1 .265 .585 .37 52.4
2019 4-Seamer 0 0 451 39.7 95 .268 .512 .383 31.6 28.4 19.1 .247 .42 .322 47.5
2018 Splitter 0.4 0 23 2.2 7 .286 .286 .257 18.2 28.6 22.2 .25 .289 .242 20
2018 Curveball -1.1 -1 101 9.6 26 .167 .167 .192 18.4 23.1 18.8 .13 .162 .172 27.8
2018 Cutter 0.4 0 66 6.3 27 .208 .292 .27 29.3 25.9 41.2 .174 .222 .234 23.5
2018 Changeup 1 1 126 11.9 36 .286 .371 .324 13.5 5.6 4.3 .283 .358 .291 27.3
2018 Sinker 0.5 1 178 16.9 39 .286 .629 .414 15.6 10.3 10.3 .355 .642 .454 54.8
2018 Slider 2.8 4 154 14.6 49 .25 .417 .327 23.4 22.4 16.7 .225 .349 .273 29.7
2018 4-Seamer 0 0 407 38.5 66 .246 .491 .353 26 30.3 15 .201 .441 .333 50
2017 Splitter 2.8 1 32 2.9 9 .444 .444 .4 47.6 22.2 20 .343 .403 .325 57.1
2017 Cutter 0.2 0 44 4 12 .182 .455 .3 17.4 8.3 8.3 .338 .799 .487 40
2017 Curveball -2.1 -2 112 10.2 31 .25 .321 .277 10.7 9.7 8.8 .245 .4 .285 29.6
2017 Slider -2.9 -4 145 13.2 37 .171 .2 .193 23 24.3 14.8 .288 .465 .339 26.9
2017 Sinker -0.1 0 188 17.1 45 .279 .465 .34 17.3 6.7 6.3 .232 .35 .26 41.5
2017 Changeup -1.3 -2 143 13 47 .209 .372 .285 20.2 8.5 8.7 .198 .351 .271 25.6
2017 4-Seamer -1.7 -7 428 39 96 .18 .371 .266 29.3 32.3 21.7 .18 .353 .257 48.3
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 151 469 3 -5 5 3 7
2009 615 2108 6 0 13 13 32
2010 618 2127 -8 -24 7 15 -10
2011 454 1601 -8 14 4 7 18
2012 506 1863 -5 2 6 10 14
2013 579 2146 2 -3 8 13 20
2014 708 2523 -7 -6 16 13 16
2015 495 1789 -3 -17 3 7 -10
2017 278 1094 -16 -6 2 6 -15
2018 250 1055 -6 -1 7 6 6
2019 292 1135 -4 -5 4 4 -1
2020 98 375 -7 -6 3 2 -8
2021 60 272 0 0 2 1 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 %
2015 1848 43 74.7 84.7 47.7 76.4 41.2 37.4 58.8 19.1 4.9 75.9
2016 37 37.8 92.9 46.2 43.5 80 40.5 14.3 62.2 39.1 10.8 100
2017 1097 43 79.8 80.8 41 69.9 38 44.1 57.7 23.5 6 84.8
2018 1056 44 64 84.2 35.4 69.9 39.4 6.3 47.9 21.7 6.4 69.1
2019 1137 43.3 75.8 78.6 38.4 65.6 41.3 33.4 54.7 26.5 7.3 89.2
2020 355 44.5 75.9 72.5 35.5 64.3 37.5 37.2 53.5 30.5 7 88
2021 273 42.6 74.1 75.6 32.7 56.9 37.9 23 50.5 31.2 5.9 81.3
5803 43.3 74 81.1 40.8 70.8 39.9 31.9 55.1 23.2 6.1 80.8
48.4 66.7 82.1 28.4 58.7 42.6 29 46.9 24.5 7.2 75.8

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2015 15 11 23 35 6 49 45 35 41 81 18 63 17
2016
2017 21 5
2018 17
2019 11
2020 5
2021 1
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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 24.5 14 11.6 2 5 6 7 50
2020 26.2 1 0.9 0 2 1 0 0
2021 25.4 4 2.7 1 1 1 2 50

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2019 14 11 15 12 13 10 9 14 12 13 12 12 8 10 9 13 10 14 11 14 8 8 9 14 13 14 12 11 14 10 12
2020 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 2 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1
2021 4 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 3 3 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 3 3 2 3 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 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 88 80.7 -7.3 89.4 8.7 90.1 0.7 89.8 -0.3 91.9 2.1 94.6 2.7
Launch Angle 10 37.6 27.6 10.9 -26.7 9.7 -1.2 10.9 1.2 8 -2.9 15 7
Barrel % 4.8 0 -4.8 6.7 6.7 5 -1.7 11.4 6.4 3 -8.4 11.4 8.4
Hard Hit % 34.2 0 -34.2 37.5 37.5 36.9 -0.6 44.7 7.8 51.5 6.8 58.8 7.3