Paul Goldschmidt
1B | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 3" 220LBS | Age: 36
Draft: 2009 | Rd: 8, #246, Arizona Diamondbacks | Texas State
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 679 603 102 177 31 12 .294 .365 .514 .879
2022 651 561 106 178 35 7 .317 .404 .578 .982
2023 687 593 89 159 25 11 .268 .363 .447 .810
13 Seasons 7,638 6,520 1,134 1,909 340 158 .293 .388 .519 .907
AVG HR SB OPS
2021 .294 31 12 .879
2022 .317 35 7 .982
2023 .268 25 11 .810
13 Seasons .293 340 158 .907
MLB Percentile Rankings
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%
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
Player 23761 3609 429 11.9 7.6 91.2 114.0 14.0 35.7 .274 .520 .385 .380 .452 46.3 22.3 13.4
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
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 34.3 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
Player 41.2 25.5 26.9 6.5 34.9 37.7 27.3 2.7 28.7 22.5 25.0 8.6 11.9 7.6
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.9 7.0 37.0 37.6 25.3 3.9 32.9 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-Seam Fastball -0.3 -3 923 32.4 226 .241 .450 .356 25.0 24.3 18.1 .272 .526 .392 57.7
2023 Slider 0.6 4 598 21.0 121 .225 .441 .322 35.3 30.6 17.5 .216 .452 .319 37.8
2023 Sinker -0.8 -4 513 18.0 134 .307 .430 .367 19.1 19.4 20.3 .309 .509 .392 54.4
2023 Cutter 1.7 4 234 8.2 46 .333 .538 .442 35.8 13.0 12.0 .275 .426 .360 36.4
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 9 181 6.4 47 .372 .674 .485 27.3 21.3 19.2 .316 .588 .406 48.5
2023 Sweeper -0.2 0 134 4.7 33 .241 .241 .276 25.0 24.2 16.7 .212 .306 .280 33.3
2023 Split-Finger 0.5 0 40 1.4 10 .250 .250 .320 35.7 30.0 13.0 .344 .476 .421 60.0
2023 Slurve 4.7 1 12 0.4 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 10 630 23.3 128 .275 .477 .391 41.9 32.8 19.4 .178 .312 .283 41.8
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 1.2 3 259 9.6 46 .366 .512 .464 20.6 17.4 11.4 .273 .414 .342 42.4
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 4.2 3 60 2.2 15 .333 .750 .500 37.5 40.0 28.6 .258 .606 .434 66.7
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 13 858 31.2 229 .302 .588 .428 19.7 15.3 14.0 .312 .679 .444 54.2
2021 Slider 0.4 2 623 22.6 134 .231 .372 .321 42.2 33.6 24.1 .227 .437 .332 45.5
2021 Sinker 1.4 7 527 19.2 145 .359 .611 .447 15.1 15.2 14.9 .323 .593 .417 52.3
2021 Curveball 1.4 4 307 11.2 61 .286 .393 .323 16.5 13.1 9.8 .302 .546 .375 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 -0.2 0 33 1.2 11 .111 .444 .309 27.3 27.3 25.0 .155 .319 .290 50.0
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