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Paul Goldschmidt
1B | B/T: R/R | 6' 3" 220LBS | Age: 34

Draft: 2009 | Rd: 8, #246, Arizona Diamondbacks | Texas State
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 662 588 100 173 31 98 12 .294 .366 .517 .883
11 Seasons 6283 5351 937 1568 280 926 140 .293 .389 .522 .911
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .294 31 98 12 .883
11 Seasons .293 280 926 140 .911

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 28 2917 423 53 12.5 92 114 12.9 39.2 .274 .549 .418 .397 .476 47.3 21.8 17
2016 29 3012 437 34 7.8 91 112 11 33 .268 .452 .382 .362 .408 43.1 21.3 15.6
2017 30 2762 415 55 13.3 91.5 112.4 11.6 32.8 .283 .559 .400 .396 .474 47.5 22.1 14.2
2018 31 2905 420 57 13.6 90.8 112.9 15.7 37.1 .271 .532 .390 .384 .480 44 25.1 13
2019 32 2888 434 49 11.3 90.2 111.5 15.5 36.2 .253 .503 .346 .355 .430 42.8 24.3 11.4
2020 33 978 149 16 10.7 89.2 111.3 11.7 42.3 .285 .510 .387 .396 .432 40.9 18.6 16
2021 34 2677 461 63 13.7 92.5 112.2 17 36.4 .287 .559 .375 .391 .459 50.5 19.9 9.8
18139 2739 327 11.9 91.2 114 13.9 36.1 .273 .525 .385 .381 .453 45.6 22.2 13.7
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .242 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.6 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 1463 55.0 392 343 109 61 25 0 23 66 280 .318 .308 .592 .625 .415 .426 93.2 19 19.4 15.6
2021 Breaking 956 35.9 204 183 42 30 6 1 5 54 131 .230 .237 .355 .435 .287 .325 91.7 16 35.3 19.5
2021 Offspeed 242 9.1 58 56 19 13 3 1 2 12 44 .339 .342 .536 .594 .381 .411 90.8 6 26.5 13.8
2020 Fastballs 563 57.6 137 111 39 22 11 0 6 23 88 .351 .323 .613 .641 .459 .458 90.6 15 18.2 14.6
2020 Breaking 321 32.9 63 54 13 11 2 0 0 13 42 .241 .206 .278 .255 .282 .266 88.0 6 31.6 12.6
2020 Offspeed 93 9.5 31 26 6 6 0 0 0 7 19 .231 .289 .231 .479 .284 .388 85.5 11 31.9 23.3
! 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 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
2016 47.4 19 28.1 5.5 38.2 35.2 26.5 1.8 33.4 20.1 27.9 7.6 7.8
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
2018 38.8 22.9 29.5 8.8 34.3 38.1 27.6 2.6 28.6 23.6 22.4 9.3 13.6
2019 38.5 29.7 24.4 7.4 37.8 37.6 24.7 3.5 25.3 24.7 24.2 9 11.3
2020 34.9 20.1 38.9 6 33.6 34.9 31.5 3.4 30.9 22.1 25.5 7.4 10.7
2021 37.5 31.2 24.3 6.9 36.7 39 24.3 1.7 24.3 25.4 26 7.8 13.7
41.3 24.5 27.9 6.4 35.2 38.3 26.5 2.5 28.8 22.3 25.1 8.4 11.9
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.5 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6

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 1.6 0 27 1 6 .4 .4 .417 33.3 16.7 12.5 .198 .328 .307 50
2021 Cutter 0 0 126 4.7 29 .261 .522 .383 31.5 27.6 24.2 .274 .531 .393 43.8
2021 Changeup 1.7 4 215 8 52 .333 .549 .384 26.2 21.2 13.9 .356 .62 .423 55
2021 Curveball 1.8 5 301 11.2 62 .316 .474 .359 16.3 11.3 8.9 .305 .555 .383 45.1
2021 Sinker 0.6 3 509 19 140 .323 .575 .417 16.4 16.4 16 .302 .577 .403 53.8
2021 Slider 0 0 657 24.5 144 .195 .328 .294 42.2 32.6 23.6 .208 .387 .313 43.9
2021 4-Seamer 2.1 17 828 30.9 223 .321 .611 .446 19.7 15.7 14.2 .316 .668 .446 53.1
2020 Splitter 3.4 1 15 1.5 4 .333 .333 .4 33.3 25 20 .34 .396 .42 0
2020 Curveball -0.5 -1 95 9.7 16 .267 .333 .291 21.7 25 12.9 .205 .286 .243 9.1
2020 Cutter 5.1 3 67 6.9 17 .417 .833 .576 23.8 17.6 17.6 .304 .65 .488 44.4
2020 Changeup -1.9 -1 78 8 27 .217 .217 .27 31.7 22.2 24 .282 .49 .383 41.2
2020 Sinker 1.2 2 199 20.3 46 .314 .429 .413 15.9 15.2 11.7 .299 .455 .413 42.9
2020 Slider -0.7 -2 227 23.2 47 .231 .256 .284 34.1 19.1 12.3 .206 .243 .274 29
2020 4-Seamer 1.7 5 297 30.4 74 .359 .672 .472 18.9 17.6 16 .34 .741 .482 54.9
2019 Splitter -5.3 -1 22 0.8 7 0 0 0 30 42.9 25 .166 .475 .256 25
2019 Cutter 0.4 1 208 7.2 42 .278 .389 .349 32.7 26.2 16.9 .233 .365 .315 28
2019 Curveball 2.1 6 295 10.2 54 .279 .488 .403 17.6 18.5 10.1 .268 .526 .405 42.4
2019 Changeup 1 3 282 9.8 89 .205 .423 .348 30.6 22.5 16.1 .25 .5 .358 36.8
2019 Slider 1.5 9 589 20.4 126 .31 .496 .383 38.8 31.7 20 .247 .445 .33 42.3
2019 Sinker -0.5 -2 498 17.2 138 .267 .42 .329 16.9 20.3 19.6 .278 .458 .328 44.7
2019 4-Seamer 0.9 9 944 32.7 214 .244 .561 .388 23.5 23.4 16.1 .257 .621 .404 47.7
2018 Splitter -0.3 0 26 0.9 6 .2 .2 .267 28.6 33.3 15.4 .171 .197 .25 33.3
2018 Cutter 2.1 3 153 5.3 44 .308 .564 .407 24.7 27.3 26.7 .225 .406 .316 29.6
2018 Curveball 1.7 5 273 9.4 56 .273 .523 .414 31 28.6 22.2 .222 .43 .368 42.9
2018 Changeup 1.8 4 249 8.6 67 .233 .45 .371 34.2 35.8 24.5 .183 .358 .279 30.6
2018 Slider 0.7 5 660 22.7 140 .266 .444 .355 43.9 37.9 21.5 .213 .389 .307 39.4
2018 Sinker 2.2 14 606 20.9 144 .331 .606 .452 15.2 11.8 11.7 .346 .62 .446 44.5
2018 4-Seamer 1 10 933 32.1 221 .301 .575 .416 20.6 22.2 16.9 .31 .677 .45 52.1
2017 Knuckleball 0.7 0 23 0.8 5 .25 .25 .32 50 40 40 .066 .078 .189 0
2017 Splitter 4.5 1 27 1 8 .2 .8 .513 50 37.5 33.3 .085 .327 .365 50
2017 Cutter 1.4 3 184 6.7 49 .279 .442 .376 25.8 16.3 13.8 .321 .493 .39 37.1
2017 Curveball 1.4 3 234 8.5 51 .196 .37 .302 18.6 19.6 12 .23 .412 .311 33.3
2017 Changeup 3.2 7 235 8.5 57 .347 .531 .424 34.9 21.1 15.2 .288 .506 .386 43.2
2017 Slider -0.9 -5 550 19.9 115 .19 .32 .269 37 33 22.2 .18 .286 .259 32.8
2017 Sinker 3.1 20 641 23.2 155 .394 .693 .501 17.1 14.8 14.3 .37 .771 .51 52.4
2017 4-Seamer 2.4 21 856 31 207 .313 .698 .465 25.3 24.2 19.5 .295 .645 .423 58.6
! 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 -1 7 3 9
2012 583 2336 10 -3 15 9 32
2013 690 2862 8 18 23 12 61
2014 457 1915 10 -1 18 8 35
2015 650 2753 10 7 19 15 51
2016 678 2930 8 -14 24 14 32
2017 665 2813 31 -14 19 15 51
2018 679 2902 2 2 21 15 40
2019 703 2971 4 -14 19 16 26
2020 245 1029 -4 -1 8 5 9
2021 656 2663 2 -7 23 13 30
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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 2917 45.9 59.5 79.4 20.4 64.3 40.5 24.4 38.1 25.2 6.9 72.6
2016 3012 45.7 59.7 81.5 20.7 66.3