Rio Ruiz
2B | B/T: L/R | 6' 2" 220LBS | Age: 28

Draft: 2012 | Rd: 4, #129, Houston Astros | Bishop Amat HS (CA)
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 141 125 11 21 3 10 2 .168 .243 .272 .515
6 Seasons 953 849 95 180 28 109 5 .212 .287 .357 .644
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .168 3 10 2 .515
6 Seasons .212 28 109 5 .644

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 22 25 5 1 20 14.3 93.7 107.9 13.2 40.0 .351 .596 .350 .401 .562 40.0 28.6 0.0
2017 23 683 112 7 6.3 4 88.0 105.9 4.1 27.7 .222 .374 .261 .300 .343 35.7 23.7 11.0
2018 24 62 7 0 0 0 90.6 97.2 -0.7 28.6 .150 .241 .199 .275 .290 42.9 33.3 13.3
2019 25 1594 285 8 2.8 1.9 88.4 107.8 11.3 33.7 .230 .355 .294 .292 .326 36.5 21.3 9.7
2020 26 788 141 12 8.5 5.9 87.9 109.0 10.5 27.7 .212 .356 .303 .277 .320 39.0 22.5 8.3
2021 27 540 90 4 4.4 2.8 86.8 107.4 9.9 25.6 .184 .288 .231 .249 .291 26.7 27.0 8.5
Player 3692 640 32 5 3.4 88.1 109.0 9.5 30.2 .218 .349 .279 .284 .324 35.6 23.1 9.4
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 32.9 .246 .410 .317 .317 .370 35.7 22.0 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, 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 20.0 0.0 60.0 20.0 40.0 60.0 0.0 0.0 20.0 20.0 40.0 0.0 20.0 14.3
2017 56.3 23.2 19.6 0.9 31.3 43.8 25.0 5.4 39.3 19.6 23.2 6.3 6.3 4.0
2018 57.1 28.6 14.3 0.0 42.9 14.3 42.9 0.0 42.9 14.3 28.6 14.3 0.0 0.0
2019 44.9 18.9 27.4 8.8 41.1 37.5 21.4 3.9 33.7 26.3 25.6 7.4 2.8 1.9
2020 47.5 20.6 23.4 8.5 42.6 29.8 27.7 6.4 33.3 27.0 17.7 6.4 8.5 5.9
2021 52.2 26.7 15.6 5.6 36.7 36.7 26.7 4.4 38.9 25.6 22.2 4.4 4.4 2.8
Player 48.4 21.1 23.6 6.9 39.1 36.7 24.2 4.7 35.3 25.0 23.1 6.6 5.0 3.4
MLB 45.0 22.9 25.1 7.1 36.7 37.8 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 24.4 5.7 6.7 4.6
! 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 %
2021 4-Seamer -2.3 -4 180 33.3 53 .229 .396 .308 21.2 17.0 16.7 .253 .407 .320 41.0
2021 Curveball -2.1 -2 90 16.7 18 .125 .125 .178 44.4 27.8 20.8 .208 .239 .253 9.1
2021 Sinker -2.4 -2 84 15.6 23 .222 .278 .243 16.3 13.0 14.3 .145 .205 .219 16.7
2021 Changeup -5.6 -4 66 12.2 16 .000 .000 .088 43.8 43.8 28.0 .046 .048 .125 0.0
2021 Slider -1.8 -1 64 11.9 18 .059 .059 .089 54.8 55.6 37.0 .121 .134 .145 14.3
2021 Cutter 1.4 1 47 8.7 11 .300 .700 .441 20.7 36.4 26.7 .079 .117 .139 16.7
2021 Splitter 2.1 0 8 1.5 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .794 2.706 1.421 100.0
2021 N/A -54.0 -1 1 0.2 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .677 2.076 1.125 100.0
2020 4-Seamer 0.6 2 246 31.2 64 .283 .450 .353 23.0 23.4 21.4 .228 .349 .274 48.9
2020 Sinker 4.3 5 126 16.0 39 .343 .686 .478 15.1 7.7 11.1 .310 .579 .400 51.5
2020 Curveball -2.0 -2 113 14.3 23 .000 .000 .122 43.9 43.5 24.4 .087 .119 .197 22.2
2020 Slider -0.3 0 105 13.3 26 .250 .583 .373 38.2 26.9 18.9 .199 .275 .240 29.4
2020 Changeup -2.0 -2 104 13.2 24 .091 .227 .188 32.1 20.8 17.9 .178 .373 .248 22.2
2020 Cutter 0.3 0 59 7.5 18 .188 .438 .326 21.9 16.7 13.6 .125 .221 .214 15.4
2020 Splitter -1.0 0 35 4.4 9 .111 .222 .139 33.3 33.3 21.4 .247 .435 .282 50.0
2019 4-Seamer -0.1 -1 534 33.5 138 .223 .438 .326 22.0 22.5 20.7 .222 .401 .311 42.9
2019 Sinker -1.2 -3 252 15.8 74 .219 .281 .318 17.4 13.5 22.2 .243 .331 .300 33.9
2019 Slider -1.0 -2 232 14.6 67 .254 .381 .291 35.0 29.9 22.0 .224 .316 .258 32.6
2019 Changeup 1.6 4 220 13.8 52 .255 .489 .351 28.4 19.2 16.1 .230 .404 .308 35.1
2019 Curveball 2.0 4 201 12.6 40 .353 .412 .415 21.3 12.5 7.7 .274 .328 .327 24.1
2019 Cutter -5.0 -6 120 7.5 34 .121 .182 .147 24.1 29.4 23.8 .207 .294 .228 30.4
2019 Splitter -1.6 -1 33 2.1 8 .125 .125 .113 27.8 25.0 14.3 .199 .243 .189 83.3
2018 Sinker 6.3 1 21 33.9 5 .000 .000 .460 27.3 20.0 16.7 .188 .274 .397 100.0
2018 Curveball -1.0 0 13 21.0 3 .000 .000 .233 50.0 33.3 25.0 .096 .096 .294 0.0
2018 4-Seamer -6.1 -1 9 14.5 4 .250 .250 .225 20.0 25.0 50.0 .173 .213 .174 0.0
2018 Slider -2.3 0 8 12.9 1 .000 .000 .000 66.7 100.0 20.0 -- -- .000 --
2018 Changeup -0.4 0 6 9.7 -- -- -- 50.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2018 Splitter -16.7 -1 4 6.5 2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 50.0 100.0 .173 .511 .283 100.0
2018 Cutter -2.6 0 1 1.6 -- -- -- 100.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2017 4-Seamer 0.4 1 177 25.9 39 .219 .438 .353 24.1 17.9 12.3 .227 .390 .337 36.0
2017 Sinker 1.4 2 162 23.7 35 .448 .586 .474 12.2 5.7 6.1 .342 .484 .395 46.4
2017 Changeup -5.4 -7 124 18.2 36 .029 .029 .064 31.3 27.8 34.5 .169 .295 .222 25.0
2017 Curveball -0.6 0 88 12.9 21 .158 .316 .248 27.3 28.6 20.0 .195 .352 .276 30.8
2017 Slider 1.3 1 68 10.0 21 .235 .412 .367 39.4 33.3 28.0 .234 .442 .362 54.5
2017 Cutter -10.1 -4 44 6.4 14 .077 .077 .064 44.4 42.9 35.3 .170 .374 .212 25.0
2017 Splitter -7.2 -1 18 2.6 5 .000 .000 .000 75.0 60.0 42.9 .067 .075 .062 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2017 172 683 -6 -10 4 3 -9
2019 413 1,594 -11 -12 12 6 -5
2020 203 788 2 -8 6 3 2
2021 141 540 -6 -11 3 1 -13
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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 25 64.0 62.5 90.0 22.2 50.0 44.0 0.0 48.0 16.7 0.0 --
2017 683 49.3 71.8 81.4 26.9 50.5 37.9 38.2 49.0 27.2 9.2 84.1
2018 62 56.5 57.1 75.0 25.9 28.6 37.1 26.7 43.5 37.0 11.3 71.4
2019 1,594 48.2 69.9 81.6 25.1 60.4 43.3 35.1 46.7 24.3 8.3 82.6
2020 788 48.4 77.4 80.3 28.3 53.0 40.7 36.5 52.0 27.3 8.4 84.8
2021 540 46.7 81.0 77.0 30.9 57.3 43.9 36.2 54.3 29.0 5.2 96.4
Player 3,692 48.5 73.1 80.5 27.0 55.9 41.7 35.7 49.3 26.4 8.0 84.5
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.3 58.4 42.6 29.3 47.0 24.6 7.2 76.0
! Note: All figures in this table cover the period 2015-present.

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2017 42
2019 10 12 8 13 18 6 10 32 35 52 63 53 29 13
2020 7 11 17 30 8 61 54 34 46 48 40 43 15 79
2021 25
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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 21.3 4 2.6 1 7 2 1 25.0
2019 23.4 12 10.4 2 2 10 3 25.0
2020 23.0 9 7.2 2 3 9 1 11.1
2021 23.4 3 1.9 1 4 1 1 33.3

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2017 4 1 8 1 2 3 2 2 4 2 3 2 1 2 2 3 3 2 1 4 4 3 2 3 1 3 2 2 5 2 4
2019 12 12 14 7 11 11 12 12 13 5 12 11 6 10 10 13 11 12 6 9 12 10 10 8 7 13 12 8 11 9 14
2020 9 10 9 6 7 8 0 8 8 8 10 7 2 5 2 10 9 9 4 5 9 8 7 6 8 10 6 3 8 5 12
2021 3 2 3 2 2 2 1 3 1 2 2 3 1 1 2 2 3 2 2 1 1 2 1 3 3 1 2 1 3 1 2
! 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 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 93.7 88 -5.7 90.6 2.6 88.4 -2.2 87.9 -0.5 86.8 -1.1
Launch Angle 13.2 4.1 -9.1 -.7 -4.8 11.3 12 10.5 -0.8 9.9 -0.6
Barrel % 20 6.3 -13.7 0 -6.3 2.8 2.8 8.5 5.7 4.4 -4.1
Hard Hit % 40 35.7 -4.3 42.9 7.2 36.5 -6.4 39 2.5 26.7 -12.3
Sweet Spot % 40 27.7 -12.3 28.6 0.9 33.7 5.1 27.7 -6 25.6 -2.1
xBA .351 .222 -0.129 .15 -0.072 .23 0.08 .212 -0.018 .184 -0.028
BA .286 .193 -0.093 .083 -0.11 .232 0.149 .222 -0.01 .168 -0.054
xwOBA .401 .3 -0.101 .275 -0.025 .292 0.017 .277 -0.015 .249 -0.028
wOBA .35 .261 -0.089 .199 -0.062 .294 0.095 .303 0.009 .231 -0.072
xSLG .596 .374 -0.222 .241 -0.133 .355 0.114 .356 0.001 .288 -0.068
SLG .571 .307 -0.264 .083 -0.224 .376 0.293 .427 0.051 .272 -0.155
K% 28.6 23.7 -4.9 33.3 9.6 21.3 -12 22.5 1.2 27 4.5
BB% 0 11 11 13.3 2.3 9.7 -3.6 8.3 -1.4 8.5 0.2
Swing % 48 49 1 43.5 -5.5 46.7 3.2 52 5.3 54.3 2.3
Whiff% 16.7 27.2 10.5 37 9.8 24.3 -12.7 27.3 3 29 1.7
In Zone % 64 49.3 -14.7 56.5 7.2 48.2 -8.3 48.4 0.2 46.7 -1.7
Out of Zone % 36 50.7 14.7 43.5 -7.2 51.8 8.3 51.6 -0.2 53.3 1.7
Out of Zone Swing % 22.2 26.9 4.7 25.9 -1 25.1 -0.8 28.3 3.2 30.9 2.6
First Pitch Swing % 0 38.2 38.2 26.7 -11.5 35.1 8.4 36.5 1.4 36.2 -0.3
First Pitch Strike % 28.6 60.1 31.5 73.3 13.2 63 -10.3 60.6 -2.4 59.6 -1
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 L 7 0 0.0 .350
2017 L 172 0 0.0 .261
2018 L 15 5 33.3 .088 .420
2019 L 409 197 48.2 .293 .298
2020 L 203 97 47.8 .282 .325
2021 L 141 90 63.8 .301 .191

Pitch Tempo