Paul Goldschmidt
1B | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 3" 225LBS | Age: 36
Draft: 2009 | Rd: 8, #246, Arizona Diamondbacks | Texas State
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 651 561 106 178 35 7 .317 .404 .578 .982
2023 687 593 89 159 25 11 .268 .363 .447 .810
2024 203 180 23 38 4 3 .211 .294 .306 .600
14 Seasons 7,841 6,700 1,157 1,947 344 161 .291 .386 .514 .900
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .317 35 7 .982
2023 .268 25 11 .810
2024 .211 4 3 .600
14 Seasons .291 344 161 .900
MLB Percentile Rankings
Hits Spray Chart

Statcast Batting 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%
2015 27 2917 423 53 12.5 7.6 92.0 114.0 12.9 39.2 .279 .558 .418 .403 .487 46.3 21.8 17.0
2016 28 3012 437 34 7.8 4.8 91.0 112.0 11.0 33.0 .271 .458 .382 .365 .415 42.6 21.3 15.6
2017 29 2762 415 55 13.3 8.3 91.5 112.4 11.6 32.8 .284 .560 .400 .397 .475 47.5 22.1 14.2
2018 30 2905 420 57 13.6 8.3 90.8 112.9 15.7 37.1 .271 .533 .390 .384 .480 44.0 25.1 13.0
2019 31 2888 434 49 11.3 7.2 90.1 111.5 15.4 36.4 .257 .509 .346 .359 .438 42.4 24.3 11.4
2020 32 978 149 16 10.7 6.9 89.2 111.3 11.7 42.3 .285 .510 .387 .396 .432 40.9 18.6 16.0
2021 33 2751 472 64 13.6 9.4 92.6 112.2 17.1 36.9 .293 .575 .373 .397 .468 50.6 20.0 9.9
2022 34 2701 424 49 11.6 7.5 90.8 112.3 15.7 31.8 .261 .482 .419 .367 .426 47.4 21.7 12.1
2023 35 2847 435 52 12.0 7.6 91.3 111.7 12.8 35.6 .271 .491 .350 .367 .440 50.8 23.4 12.7
2024 36 867 113 6 5.3 3.0 90.8 110.0 13.4 36.3 .232 .364 .270 .299 .398 45.1 32.0 9.5
Player 24628 3722 435 11.7 7.4 91.2 114.0 14.0 35.7 .272 .515 .381 .378 .451 46.2 22.6 13.2
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .316 .369 36.4 22.2 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
2015 42.3 19.4 32.9 5.4 28.8 40.9 30.3 1.9 30.3 21.3 23.2 8.7 12.5 7.6
2016 47.4 19.0 28.1 5.5 38.2 35.0 26.5 1.8 33.4 20.1 27.9 7.6 7.8 4.8
2017 45.5 25.5 24.8 4.1 35.7 40.5 23.9 3.1 30.4 18.3 26.5 8.4 13.3 8.3
2018 38.8 22.9 29.5 8.8 34.0 37.9 27.6 2.6 28.6 23.6 22.4 9.3 13.6 8.3
2019 38.5 29.7 24.4 7.4 37.8 37.6 24.7 3.5 26.0 24.9 24.2 9.0 11.3 7.2
2020 34.9 24.8 34.2 6.0 33.6 34.9 31.5 3.4 30.9 22.1 25.5 7.4 10.7 6.9
2021 37.3 31.1 24.6 7.0 37.1 38.6 24.4 1.7 24.6 25.4 26.3 8.3 13.6 9.4
2022 40.8 28.8 22.9 7.5 36.3 36.3 27.4 3.3 26.9 24.1 23.8 9.9 11.6 7.5
2023 41.4 26.9 25.7 6.0 31.5 36.1 32.4 3.7 28.7 22.1 25.1 8.5 12.0 7.6
2024 45.1 23.9 24.8 6.2 32.7 42.5 24.8 2.7 26.5 24.8 33.6 7.1 5.3 3.0
Player 41.3 25.4 26.8 6.4 34.8 37.9 27.2 2.7 28.6 22.6 25.2 8.6 11.7 7.4
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.8 7.0 37.0 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.

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 -1.5 -4 272 31.4 66 .224 .448 .348 34.4 34.8 21.1 .245 .465 .347 45.7
2024 Slider -0.1 0 163 18.8 35 .161 .161 .209 40.0 45.7 25.0 .167 .213 .227 53.3
2024 Sinker 0.4 1 136 15.7 31 .308 .385 .397 20.0 9.7 9.4 .347 .516 .423 52.2
2024 Sweeper -2.9 -2 78 9.0 19 .176 .235 .234 26.1 36.8 25.0 .144 .267 .230 20.0
2024 Changeup -1.6 -1 76 8.8 16 .143 .143 .200 18.4 12.5 6.5 .222 .310 .288 25.0
2024 Cutter -4.7 -3 65 7.5 14 .143 .143 .129 27.3 28.6 23.5 .194 .231 .186 40.0
2024 Curveball 0.8 0 56 6.5 10 .333 .333 .340 33.3 40.0 20.0 .320 .378 .341 80.0
2024 Split-Finger -4.2 -1 14 1.6 6 .000 .000 .000 71.4 83.3 71.4 .087 .095 .080 100.0
2024 Knuckleball 6.9 0 7 0.8 2 .500 .500 .450 25.0 0.0 0.0 .482 .659 .491 50.0
2023 4-Seam Fastball -0.3 -3 922 32.4 226 .241 .450 .356 25.0 24.3 18.2 .272 .526 .392 57.7
2023 Slider 0.5 3 577 20.3 117 .224 .421 .316 35.8 29.9 17.2 .217 .436 .316 37.5
2023 Sinker -0.8 -4 514 18.1 134 .307 .430 .367 19.1 19.4 20.2 .309 .509 .392 54.4
2023 Cutter 1.8 4 234 8.2 45 .342 .553 .452 35.1 13.3 12.5 .272 .427 .360 37.5
2023 Curveball 0.4 1 209 7.3 61 .255 .382 .316 31.3 24.6 22.1 .274 .484 .358 62.5
2023 Changeup 4.8 9 180 6.3 47 .372 .674 .485 27.3 21.3 19.2 .316 .588 .406 48.5
2023 Sweeper 0.4 1 154 5.4 38 .235 .324 .292 25.4 26.3 17.2 .216 .377 .298 33.3
2023 Split-Finger 0.6 0 41 1.4 10 .250 .250 .320 35.7 30.0 13.0 .344 .476 .421 60.0
2023 Slurve 4.5 1 13 0.5 3 .333 .333 .300 60.0 33.3 50.0 .312 .345 .287 100.0
2023 Knuckleball 3.8 0 3 0.1 -- -- -- 0.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2022 4-Seam Fastball 2.3 19 828 30.7 218 .303 .559 .415 23.9 22.5 17.6 .247 .481 .359 49.6
2022 Slider 1.7 11 611 22.6 123 .279 .490 .400 41.6 31.7 18.9 .180 .316 .288 41.5
2022 Sinker 1.6 8 469 17.4 130 .348 .598 .434 19.3 12.3 15.2 .307 .527 .407 48.0
2022 Curveball 1.3 3 257 9.5 45 .375 .525 .475 21.0 17.8 11.4 .277 .420 .347 43.8
2022 Cutter 2.4 5 201 7.4 47 .310 .738 .483 20.2 12.8 12.8 .332 .731 .478 58.3
2022 Changeup 5.0 9 187 6.9 50 .386 .682 .483 27.6 20.0 12.3 .330 .561 .420 44.1
2022 Sweeper 2.9 2 81 3.0 21 .278 .556 .400 40.0 42.9 29.0 .215 .476 .351 55.6
2022 Split-Finger 17.0 7 40 1.5 12 .333 1.000 .658 31.6 16.7 12.5 .365 .785 .542 28.6
2022 Slurve -1.2 0 27 1.0 4 .000 .000 .000 20.0 50.0 16.7 .083 .093 .077 0.0
2021 4-Seam Fastball 1.6 13 857 31.2 229 .302 .588 .428 19.5 15.3 14.0 .312 .679 .444 54.2
2021 Slider 0.4 3 619 22.5 133 .233 .375 .323 42.1 33.8 24.3 .228 .440 .334 46.1
2021 Sinker 1.4 7 528 19.2 145 .359 .611 .447 15.4 15.2 14.9 .323 .593 .417 52.3
2021 Curveball 1.5 4 303 11.0 60 .291 .400 .328 15.6 11.7 8.6 .307 .556 .382 44.9
2021 Changeup 1.5 3 217 7.9 54 .327 .538 .382 28.0 22.2 15.0 .349 .609 .417 55.0
2021 Cutter -0.4 -1 143 5.2 34 .214 .429 .326 32.3 23.5 21.6 .271 .510 .373 38.1
2021 Sweeper -1.3 -1 41 1.5 13 .091 .364 .262 35.7 30.8 26.7 .135 .270 .251 42.9
2021 Split-Finger 1.1 0 31 1.1 7 .333 .333 .357 33.3 28.6 18.2 .159 .267 .257 50.0
2021 Slurve -0.2 0 12 0.4 2 .000 .000 .350 100.0 50.0 20.0 -- -- .350 --
2020 4-Seam Fastball 1.4 4 314 32.1 77 .338 .631 .456 19.8 16.9 15.9 .335 .723 .479 53.8
2020 Slider -0.5 -1 215 22.0 45 .270 .297 .317 30.1 17.8 12.1 .234 .274 .299 30.0
2020 Sinker 1.7 3 182 18.6 43 .353 .500 .438 14.3 16.3 11.9 .307 .480 .413 44.4
2020 Curveball -0.9 -1 93 9.5 16 .200 .267 .234 21.7 25.0 13.3 .151 .216 .192 9.1
2020 Changeup -2.1 -2 78 8.0 27 .217 .217 .270 31.7 22.2 24.0 .282 .490 .383 41.2
2020 Cutter 5.0 4 70 7.2 18 .385 .769 .544 34.6 22.2 19.0 .270 .593 .455 33.3
2020 Split-Finger -1.9 0 14 1.4 3 .000 .000 .233 40.0 33.3 20.0 .034 .034 .255 0.0
2020 Sweeper 1.9 0 8 0.8 1 .000 .000 .000 66.7 0.0 0.0 .467 .514 .429 0.0
2020 Slurve 0.6 0 4 0.4 1 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 0.0 .820 1.085 .838 100.0
2019 4-Seam Fastball 0.7 7 929 32.2 207 .244 .563 .385 23.0 22.7 15.4 .262 .631 .407 47.0
2019 Slider 1.5 8 567 19.6 123 .309 .500 .392 41.3 33.3 21.5 .239 .413 .317 39.1
2019 Sinker -0.1 -1 504 17.5 142 .265 .417 .341 17.8 20.4 20.6 .276 .458 .335 44.7
2019 Curveball 2.0 6 296 10.2 55 .273 .477 .395 17.4 18.2 9.9 .281 .589 .427 44.1
2019 Changeup 0.8 2 282 9.8 89 .205 .423 .348 30.6 22.5 16.1 .251 .501 .359 36.2
2019 Cutter 0.5 1 206 7.1 42 .278 .389 .349 28.4 26.2 16.9 .233 .365 .315 28.0
2019 Split-Finger -0.7 0 33 1.1 9 .111 .222 .139 33.3 44.4 21.1 .181 .428 .245 40.0
2019 Sweeper 5.3 1 23 0.8 3 .333 .333 .300 0.0 0.0 0.0 .458 .779 .507 66.7
2018 4-Seam Fastball 1.2 11 932 32.1 220 .302 .578 .422 20.5 22.3 16.9 .309 .677 .450 51.7
2018 Slider 0.9 5 624 21.5 132 .263 .449 .359 44.4 38.6 22.2 .206 .389 .300 40.3
2018 Sinker 2.2 13 602 20.7 145 .328 .602 .449 15.4 11.7 11.9 .349 .624 .448 45.0
2018 Curveball 1.7 5 273 9.4 56 .273 .523 .414 31.0 28.6 22.2 .222 .430 .368 42.9
2018 Changeup 2.1 5 254 8.7 67 .233 .450 .384 34.2 35.8 24.0 .183 .358 .279 30.6
2018 Cutter 1.9 3 157 5.4 45 .300 .550 .398 25.3 26.7 25.5 .233 .412 .320 28.6
2018 Sweeper 0.6 0 32 1.1 7 .400 .400 .457 30.0 28.6 14.3 .309 .355 .407 33.3
2018 Split-Finger -0.3 0 26 0.9 6 .200 .200 .267 28.6 33.3 15.4 .171 .197 .250 33.3
2017 4-Seam Fastball 2.3 20 859 31.1 208 .311 .694 .463 25.1 24.0 19.5 .295 .643 .422 58.2
2017 Sinker 3.1 20 635 23.0 154 .397 .698 .504 17.3 14.9 14.5 .372 .780 .514 52.9
2017 Slider -0.8 -4 518 18.8 110 .200 .337 .281 37.9 31.8 22.2 .182 .287 .263 32.3
2017 Changeup 2.7 6 235 8.5 56 .354 .500 .419 34.9 21.4 15.4 .298 .504 .391 44.4
2017 Curveball 0.9 2 222 8.0 47 .190 .310 .285 19.4 19.1 12.0 .225 .359 .295 30.3
2017 Cutter 1.3 2 187 6.8 49 .256 .419 .357 26.1 16.3 13.3 .320 .503 .393 37.1
2017 Split-Finger 8.3 3 31 1.1 10 .286 1.000 .570 42.9 30.0 25.0 .127 .426 .365 50.0
2017 Sweeper -4.8 -1 28 1.0 5 .000 .000 .000 20.0 60.0 23.1 .085 .327 .164 50.0
2017 Knuckleball 0.6 0 23 0.8 5 .250 .250 .320 50.0 40.0 40.0 .066 .078 .189 0.0
2017 Slurve 13.4 2 12 0.4 3 .333 1.333 .667 14.3 33.3 14.3 .243 .811 .430 50.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2011 196 858 0 -2 7 3 8
2012 583 2,336 10 -3 15 9 31
2013 690 2,862 7 17 24 12 60
2014 457 1,915 10 -2 18 8 34
2015 665 2,818 9 6 20 15 50
2016 689 2,963 8 -16 24 15 30
2017 665 2,813 31 -15 18 15 49
2018 679 2,902 2 4 21 14 43
2019 708 2,993 4 -14 19 16 25
2020 245 1,029 -4 -1 8 5 8
2021 682 2,778 2 -10 26 14 31
2022 658 2,742 8 11 26 17 61
2023 681 2,847 -14 -10 25 10 11
2024 199 867 -11 -5 3 3 -10
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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 2,917 45.8 59.2 79.2 20.3 63.9 40.3 24.4 38.1 25.2 7.1 71.5
2016 3,012 45.6 59.5 81.5 20.8 66.5 42.4 22.3 38.4 22.9 7.1 74.0
2017 2,762 45.9 62.1 78.6 23.0 61.7 41.9 25.1 40.9 26.5 7.1 73.8
2018 2,905 45.7 61.9 79.3 26.0 61.7 42.3 26.5 42.4 26.4 6.7 68.2
2019 2,888 47.5 66.6 77.7 28.4 65.0 42.5 30.7 46.5 26.3 7.0 70.2
2020 978 46.8 61.1 80.4 22.5 66.7 42.6 22.9 40.6 23.7 6.7 78.8
2021 2,751 48.4 64.4 78.8 25.2 66.5 40.3 21.4 44.2 24.9 7.3 72.8
2022 2,701 47.9 59.8 78.4 25.1 61.5 43.2 22.8 41.7 26.8 6.7 66.5
2023 2,847 49.4 61.8 76.8 26.5 62.8 41.2 23.8 44.0 27.5 7.6 72.4
2024 867 51.2 61.5 74.0 29.1 58.5 44.9 27.6 45.7 30.8 10.3 70.8
Player 24,628 47.2 61.9 78.7 24.4 63.6 41.9 24.7 42.1 25.9 7.2 71.5
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 29.7 47.2 24.8 7.3 76.2
! 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
Bat
Speed
Swing
Length
2015 97 84 98 98 98 97 96 96 95 94 29 99 25 96 65
2016 88 73 67 61 97 71 61 84 85 81 38 98 49 95 61 64
2017 96 86 97 95 96 97 93 98 88 96 37 95 30 81 47 90
2018 95 79 95 96 92 97 93 83 89 83 21 88 35 62 50 17
2019 79 49 83 86 71 89 79 67 81 70 33 81 37 50 44 92
2020 93 85 85 77 96 78 71 57 82 60 71 94 61 78 36 92
2021 95 93 95 93 87 97 85 93 84 91 60 65 46 66 34 94 1
2022 95 73 91 90 91 90 82 82 84 86 45 92 37 72 27 10 1
2023 91 77 86 82 88 89 78 81 75 93 37 89 37 64 27 82 2
2024 30 25 29 33 42 27 26 76 66 71 8 63 19 41 45 31 1 49 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 %
2016 21.4 24 22.4 2 4 15 10 41.7
2017 22.4 38 39.5 -2 12 22 23 60.5
2018 22.6 33 32.1 1 12 24 15 45.5
2019 22.8 36 39.9 -4 13 26 20 55.6
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