Riley Adams
C | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 4" 263LBS | Age: 27
Draft: 2017 | Rd: 3, #99, Toronto Blue Jays | San Diego
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 120 99 13 22 2 0 .222 .358 .384 .742
2022 155 142 14 25 5 0 .176 .245 .310 .555
2023 158 143 8 39 4 0 .273 .331 .476 .807
3 Seasons 433 384 35 86 11 0 .224 .308 .391 .699
AVG HR SB OPS
2021 .222 2 0 .742
2022 .176 5 0 .555
2023 .273 4 0 .807
3 Seasons .224 11 0 .699
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%
2021 25 539 59 8 13.6 6.7 88.4 110.1 11.7 44.1 .195 .363 .332 .317 .396 42.4 33.3 12.5
2022 26 612 96 9 9.4 5.8 90.2 115.0 13.5 25.0 .197 .350 .249 .274 .349 45.8 29.7 7.7
2023 27 567 100 5 5.0 3.2 89.9 110.8 18.1 42.0 .224 .350 .344 .281 .353 41.0 28.5 7.0
Player 1718 255 22 8.6 5.1 89.7 115.0 14.9 36.1 .206 .353 .307 .288 .361 43.1 30.3 8.8
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
2021 45.8 28.8 25.4 0.0 30.5 35.6 33.9 6.8 35.6 22.0 16.9 5.1 13.6 6.7
2022 44.8 28.1 18.8 8.3 45.8 28.1 26.0 3.1 38.5 24.0 14.6 9.4 9.4 5.8
2023 34.0 25.0 34.0 7.0 41.0 26.0 33.0 3.0 26.0 31.0 23.0 12.0 5.0 3.2
Player 40.8 27.1 26.3 5.9 40.4 29.0 30.6 3.9 32.9 26.3 18.4 9.4 8.6 5.1
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 0.1 0 190 33.5 41 .333 .485 .396 28.3 22.0 15.0 .223 .300 .293 19.2
2023 Sinker 3.6 3 93 16.4 31 .355 .613 .411 16.7 25.8 38.1 .312 .458 .329 60.9
2023 Changeup 0.3 0 91 16.0 31 .296 .519 .392 32.8 29.0 24.3 .204 .360 .297 55.6
2023 Slider 0.6 1 85 15.0 25 .167 .375 .244 34.9 36.0 31.0 .154 .333 .222 46.7
2023 Curveball 2.3 1 45 7.9 16 .267 .600 .381 33.3 25.0 23.5 .266 .377 .302 36.4
2023 Cutter -3.1 -1 32 5.6 6 .167 .167 .150 7.7 16.7 14.3 .147 .263 .167 20.0
2023 Sweeper -4.7 -1 31 5.5 7 .000 .000 .000 43.8 71.4 33.3 .134 .153 .123 0.0
2022 4-Seam Fastball -3.0 -6 187 30.6 45 .195 .317 .262 25.3 26.7 25.5 .218 .400 .304 48.3
2022 Sinker -1.1 -1 126 20.6 29 .208 .208 .318 28.8 17.2 17.2 .175 .192 .260 52.6
2022 Slider 0.7 1 116 19.0 35 .176 .500 .314 31.5 25.7 20.9 .206 .476 .300 48.0
2022 Changeup -3.9 -3 83 13.6 21 .053 .053 .110 41.3 61.9 41.9 .070 .129 .143 33.3
2022 Curveball 0.1 0 42 6.9 8 .375 .375 .338 27.3 25.0 20.0 .402 .457 .382 16.7
2022 Cutter -0.7 0 30 4.9 11 .200 .500 .327 11.8 9.1 25.0 .260 .490 .356 33.3
2022 Sweeper -7.1 -2 22 3.6 6 .000 .000 .000 54.5 66.7 36.4 .104 .235 .139 100.0
2022 Split-Finger 0.8 0 4 0.7 -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2022 Slurve -1.7 0 2 0.3 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2021 4-Seam Fastball 2.7 4 164 30.4 42 .355 .613 .487 25.0 26.2 19.3 .257 .526 .427 55.0
2021 Slider -2.0 -2 119 22.1 23 .050 .200 .178 40.5 52.2 26.7 .064 .196 .186 25.0
2021 Sinker 1.3 1 110 20.4 27 .375 .542 .430 17.6 14.8 13.3 .342 .476 .392 35.0
2021 Changeup -3.2 -2 51 9.5 9 .000 .000 .078 55.6 44.4 25.0 .043 .069 .118 0.0
2021 Curveball 0.6 0 42 7.8 6 .167 .333 .358 30.0 50.0 21.4 .077 .086 .071 33.3
2021 Cutter -6.7 -2 26 4.8 6 .000 .000 .000 28.6 33.3 25.0 .171 .525 .282 100.0
2021 Split-Finger -2.9 0 12 2.2 4 .000 .000 .175 75.0 75.0 100.0 -- -- .175 --
2021 Slurve 2.8 0 9 1.7 1 -- -- .700 0.0 0.0 0.0 -- -- .700 --
2021 Sweeper 23.6 0 2 0.4 2 .000 .000 .700 100.0 50.0 100.0 -- -- .700 --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2021 120 539 2 -8 3 4 1
2022 155 612 -8 -6 2 1 -11
2023 156 566 0 1 1 1 3
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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 %
2021 539 45.3 59.4 84.8 22.4 36.4 39.7 22.5 39.1 30.3 6.1 75.8
2022 612 46.7 58.7 81.5 34.0 51.4 46.6 27.1 45.6 30.1 6.0 73.0
2023 567 50.3 71.2 81.8 34.4 49.5 41.1 39.2 52.9 28.3 8.5 70.8
Player 1,718 47.4 63.3 82.6 30.3 47.1 42.6 30.3 46.0 29.5 6.9 72.9
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
2021 72 35
2022 96 34
2023 66 23
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2021 20.2 2 2.4 0 0 1 2 100.0
2022 22.0 5 4.9 0 1 3 2 40.0
2023 21.1 4 3.9 0 3 3 1 25.0
Player 21.4 11 11.1 0 4 7 5 45.5

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2021 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2 3 2 3 2 2 3 2 2 3 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 3 2 3
2022 5 3 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 5 5 5 5 5
2023 4 2 4 7 4 4 4 5 4 3 4 5 3 4 5 4 5 3 4 4 4 3 6 3 3 3 3 4 3 4 2
Player 11 8 10 14 11 11 11 13 11 10 11 12 12 11 13 11 12 11 11 11 12 10 14 11 10 10 10 11 11 11 10
! 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 2021 2022 +/-   2023 +/-  
Exit Velocity 88.4 90.2 1.8 89.9 -0.3
Launch Angle 11.7 13.5 1.8 18.1 4.6
Barrel % 13.6 9.4 -4.2 5.0 -4.4
Hard Hit % 42.4 45.8 3.4 41.0 -4.8
Sweet Spot % 44.1 25.0 -19.1 42.0 17.0
xBA .195 .197 0.002 .224 0.027
BA .222 .176 -0.046 .273 0.097
xwOBA .317 .274 -0.043 .281 0.007
wOBA .332 .249 -0.083 .344 0.095
xSLG .363 .350 -0.013 .350 0.000
SLG .384 .310 -0.074 .476 0.166
K% 33.3 29.7 -3.6 28.5 -1.2
BB% 12.5 7.7 -4.8 7.0 -0.7
Swing % 39.1 45.6 6.5 52.9 7.3
Whiff% 30.3 30.1 -0.2 28.3 -1.8
In Zone % 45.3 46.7 1.4 50.3 3.6
Out of Zone % 54.7 53.3 -1.4 49.7 -3.6
Out of Zone Swing % 22.4 34.0 11.6 34.4 0.4
First Pitch Swing % 22.5 27.1 4.6 39.2 12.1
First Pitch Strike % 63.3 65.2 1.9 70.3 5.1
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2021 Shifts R 120 14 11.7 .309 .513
2022 Shifts R 151 10 6.6 .234 .384
2023 Shades R 156 5 3.2 .342 .425
! 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 %
2021 156 17.6 26.3% 0.6% 118 24.2 0.8% 13.6%
2022 196 16.5 24.5% 2.0% 95 21.9 1.1% 2.1%
2023 136 14.8 51.5% 0.0% 94 18.2 4.3% 1.1%
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