Raffy Lopez
C | Bats/Throws: L/R | 5' 9" 200LBS | Age: 36
Draft: 2011 | Rd: 16, #489, Chicago Cubs | Florida State
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2016 7 7 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2017 63 54 9 12 4 0 .222 .306 .463 .769
2018 117 102 11 18 3 1 .176 .265 .284 .549
4 Seasons 201 174 20 32 7 1 .184 .270 .322 .592
AVG HR SB OPS
2016 .000 0 0 .000
2017 .222 4 0 .769
2018 .176 3 1 .549
4 Seasons .184 7 1 .592
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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%
2016 28 26 4 0 0.0 0.0 77.0 85.3 -7.8 0.0 .068 .077 .000 .062 .109 0.0 42.9 0.0
2017 29 247 34 5 14.7 8.1 87.6 104.4 19.7 35.3 .189 .375 .325 .284 .376 23.5 33.9 11.3
2018 30 485 61 3 4.9 2.6 86.2 106.3 19.3 39.3 .164 .275 .236 .236 .332 27.6 36.8 11.1
Player 758 99 8 8.1 4.3 86.3 106.3 18.3 36.4 .168 .300 .257 .246 .338 25.0 36.0 10.8
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
2016 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 75.0 0.0 25.0 0.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2017 32.4 41.2 17.6 8.8 41.2 32.4 26.5 5.9 23.5 35.3 20.6 0.0 14.7 8.1
2018 29.5 37.7 27.9 4.9 34.4 34.4 31.1 1.6 21.3 37.7 23.0 6.6 4.9 2.6
Player 33.3 37.4 23.2 6.1 38.4 32.3 29.3 3.0 25.3 35.4 21.2 4.0 8.1 4.3
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.9 7.0 37.0 37.6 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 %
2018 4-Seamer 0.4 1 158 32.6 36 .241 .379 .332 36.8 25.0 17.0 .205 .370 .327 28.6
2018 Sinker -0.7 -1 98 20.2 21 .211 .368 .290 22.5 23.8 18.5 .258 .461 .346 35.7
2018 Curveball -2.7 -2 69 14.2 11 .000 .000 .000 48.0 72.7 27.6 .039 .048 .036 0.0
2018 Changeup -3.5 -2 56 11.5 18 .176 .235 .208 23.1 16.7 17.6 .193 .267 .230 28.6
2018 Slider -11.4 -5 44 9.1 16 .067 .067 .056 46.4 68.8 52.4 .087 .146 .103 20.0
2018 Cutter 1.1 0 28 5.8 4 .250 .250 .225 23.1 75.0 33.3 .080 .132 .086 0.0
2017 4-Seamer 1.0 1 104 42.1 25 .250 .600 .422 30.2 24.0 21.4 .230 .551 .397 28.6
2017 Sinker -0.8 0 44 17.8 10 .250 .250 .320 0.0 10.0 20.0 .161 .188 .260 0.0
2017 Curveball -4.4 -1 31 12.6 9 .111 .444 .222 50.0 77.8 53.8 .086 .246 .134 50.0
2017 Changeup 11.5 3 22 8.9 7 .500 1.000 .543 42.9 28.6 22.2 .355 .618 .371 40.0
2017 Slider 3.7 1 21 8.5 3 .333 .333 .300 33.3 33.3 12.5 .300 .376 .289 50.0
2017 Splitter -5.0 -1 16 6.5 4 .000 .000 .000 45.5 25.0 16.7 .111 .143 .110 0.0
2017 Cutter -14.9 -1 7 2.8 2 .000 .000 .000 66.7 50.0 50.0 .037 .042 .034 0.0
2017 Slurve -25.8 -1 2 0.8 2 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2017 62 247 3 -5 1 1 0
2018 106 453 -8 -5 2 2 -9
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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 %
2016 26 50.0 61.5 50.0 38.5 100.0 38.5 42.9 50.0 30.8 11.5 100.0
2017 247 50.6 64.0 76.3 29.5 41.7 47.4 32.3 47.0 34.5 4.9 83.3
2018 485 50.3 69.7 71.7 21.8 44.9 41.3 35.1 46.0 35.0 5.5 96.0
Player 758 50.4 67.5 72.5 25.0 46.7 43.3 34.4 46.4 34.7 5.5 92.5
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.5 58.0 42.6 29.6 47.1 24.8 7.3 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
2017 39 16
2018 48 15
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2017 22.1 4 1.5 3 2 2 0 0.0
2018 22.5 3 1.8 1 1 1 1 33.3
Player 22.2 7 3.4 4 3 3 1 14.3

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2017 4 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 2 0 2 2 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 2 3 2 1 1 2 4 2 2 1
2018 3 2 1 1 3 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2
Player 7 3 2 3 5 4 4 3 3 2 4 4 2 3 3 3 3 3 2 4 3 3 5 4 3 3 3 6 4 4 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, 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 2016 2017 +/-   2018 +/-  
Exit Velocity 77.0 87.6 10.6 86.2 -1.4
Launch Angle -7.8 19.7 27.5 19.3 -0.4
Barrel % 0.0 14.7 14.7 4.9 -9.8
Hard Hit % 0.0 23.5 23.5 27.6 4.1
Sweet Spot % 0.0 35.3 35.3 39.3 4.0
xBA .068 .189 0.121 .164 -0.025
BA .000 .222 0.222 .176 -0.046
xwOBA .062 .284 0.222 .236 -0.048
wOBA .000 .325 0.325 .236 -0.089
xSLG .077 .375 0.298 .275 -0.100
SLG .000 .463 0.463 .284 -0.179
K% 42.9 33.9 -9.0 36.8 2.9
BB% 0.0 11.3 11.3 11.1 -0.2
Swing % 50.0 47.0 -3.0 46.0 -1.0
Whiff% 30.8 34.5 3.7 35.0 0.5
In Zone % 50.0 50.6 0.6 50.3 -0.3
Out of Zone % 50.0 49.4 -0.6 49.7 0.3
Out of Zone Swing % 38.5 29.5 -9.0 21.8 -7.7
First Pitch Swing % 42.9 32.3 -10.6 35.1 2.8
First Pitch Strike % 71.4 64.5 -6.9 63.2 -1.3
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2016 Shifts L 7 2 28.6 .000 .000
2017 Shifts L 62 19 30.6 .370 .223
2018 Shifts L 107 34 31.8 .195 .266
! Note: Shifts are through the 2022 season, Shaded starting from the 2023 season, Shift: three or more infielders are on the same side of second base, Shade: positioned outside of their typical responsible slices of the field.
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Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2014 13 15.1 46.2% 0.0% 4 12.2 50.0% 0.0%
2016 6 20.2 33.3% 0.0% 4 18.5 0.0% 0.0%
2017 70 16.6 34.3% 0.0% 41 23.6 2.4% 7.3%
2018 116 15.9 35.3% 0.9% 92 22.6 0.0% 10.9%
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