Russell Martin
C | B/T: R/R | 5' 10" 215LBS | Age: 39

Draft: 2002 | Rd: 17, #511, Los Angeles Dodgers | Chipola Junior College
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 249 209 29 46 6 20 1 .220 .337 .330 .667
14 Seasons 6648 5701 803 1416 191 771 101 .248 .349 .397 .746
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2019 .220 6 20 1 .667
14 Seasons .248 191 771 101 .746

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 32 2112 340 28 8.2 5.5 89.2 111.5 9.8 26.8 .235 .415 .340 .333 .375 40.0 20.9 10.5
2016 33 2284 313 29 9.3 5.4 89.2 110.7 10.0 29.4 .224 .411 .322 .326 .395 40.3 27.7 12.0
2017 34 1492 225 16 7.1 4.4 88.3 108.9 6.9 32.9 .238 .408 .324 .339 .373 37.9 22.7 13.7
2018 35 1474 207 13 6.3 3.7 90.6 108.7 10.1 22.7 .198 .323 .305 .308 .313 43.0 23.3 15.9
2019 36 1066 151 8 5.3 3.2 88.2 107.5 11.2 25.8 .217 .345 .295 .304 .334 34.0 24.1 12.0
Player 8428 1236 94 7.6 4.7 89.2 111.5 9.5 27.8 .224 .388 .321 .324 .364 39.5 23.9 12.6
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 35.8 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
2015 51.8 20.3 20.3 7.6 32.9 39.4 27.6 2.6 38.8 21.5 20.9 5.3 8.2 5.5
2016 47.9 23.0 22.4 6.7 33.5 39.0 27.2 2.9 35.8 20.8 22.7 6.4 9.3 5.4
2017 48.0 18.7 27.6 5.8 34.2 41.8 22.7 4.0 39.6 18.2 23.1 7.6 7.1 4.4
2018 52.2 19.8 16.9 11.1 37.7 42.0 20.3 1.9 41.1 23.7 19.8 7.2 6.3 3.7
2019 51.7 17.2 21.9 9.3 42.4 37.7 19.9 2.6 36.4 21.9 29.1 2.0 5.3 3.2
Player 50.2 20.2 21.8 7.8 35.3 40.0 24.4 2.8 38.3 21.1 22.6 5.9 7.6 4.7
MLB 44.9 23.0 25.0 7.1 36.7 37.7 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 %
2019 4-Seamer 2.2 8 367 34.4 95 .333 .487 .453 17.1 14.7 12.1 .311 .496 .412 43.8
2019 Slider -1.7 -4 238 22.3 50 .140 .209 .214 41.1 36.0 20.0 .120 .227 .209 23.1
2019 Curveball -3.0 -4 144 13.5 23 .045 .045 .070 39.5 56.5 29.5 .091 .141 .125 11.1
2019 Sinker -1.2 -1 114 10.7 35 .138 .276 .264 13.0 17.1 16.2 .227 .352 .323 34.8
2019 Cutter 5.3 5 89 8.3 21 .389 .611 .479 27.9 23.8 23.8 .254 .375 .318 28.6
2019 Changeup -3.1 -2 80 7.5 14 .077 .077 .114 28.1 21.4 11.1 .138 .160 .175 30.0
2019 Splitter 1.9 0 16 1.5 3 .000 .000 .467 50.0 0.0 0.0 .053 .128 .491 0.0
2018 4-Seamer 1.8 8 438 29.7 122 .258 .546 .441 16.3 13.1 16.0 .254 .501 .397 54.3
2018 Sinker 0.3 1 337 22.9 89 .250 .297 .381 12.1 11.2 12.7 .274 .394 .406 40.7
2018 Slider -1.5 -5 319 21.6 61 .055 .109 .131 48.4 42.6 24.1 .073 .103 .138 27.6
2018 Curveball -1.1 -2 143 9.7 26 .125 .125 .158 34.2 34.6 19.6 .165 .204 .204 26.7
2018 Changeup 0.8 1 131 8.9 25 .200 .200 .284 28.0 28.0 16.3 .181 .198 .274 46.2
2018 Cutter 0.2 0 89 6.0 23 .217 .391 .259 30.3 47.8 39.3 .150 .211 .157 41.7
2018 Splitter -7.8 -1 12 0.8 5 .000 .000 .000 66.7 60.0 33.3 .022 .022 .021 0.0
2018 Knuckleball -5.5 0 3 0.2 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 .050 .050 .046 0.0
2017 4-Seamer -0.2 -1 528 35.4 135 .235 .461 .354 13.6 14.1 11.6 .264 .515 .381 42.7
2017 Sinker 1.1 3 290 19.4 83 .269 .373 .360 15.0 15.7 17.8 .266 .413 .366 42.6
2017 Slider 0.1 0 282 18.9 60 .200 .300 .327 38.8 38.3 23.5 .185 .261 .275 37.0
2017 Curveball -1.1 -2 168 11.3 32 .143 .179 .211 41.7 40.6 20.3 .161 .210 .226 20.0
2017 Cutter 2.2 2 103 6.9 23 .300 .600 .409 23.9 21.7 15.6 .322 .591 .413 25.0
2017 Changeup -0.6 -1 94 6.3 25 .143 .429 .308 41.0 24.0 20.0 .199 .332 .301 26.7
2017 Splitter -6.4 -2 24 1.6 6 .000 .000 .117 46.2 66.7 28.6 .049 .064 .158 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 659 2,637 -21 -3 25 12 13
2009 597 2,323 -19 -13 14 10 -7
2010 376 1,437 -11 -9 10 6 -5
2011 495 1,850 -7 -8 15 9 9
2012 517 2,073 -4 -20 15 11 2
2013 526 2,102 -5 -18 16 7 0
2014 459 1,924 0 1 21 10 31
2015 539 2,240 -9 -1 20 9 19
2016 570 2,442 -16 -18 24 12 2
2017 364 1,489 -10 -13 16 8 0
2018 352 1,472 -13 -12 18 9 3
2019 246 1,073 -9 -4 10 6 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 %
2015 2,112 52.4 59.2 83.3 21.0 54.5 43.1 27.2 41.0 23.5 8.5 76.1
2016 2,284 52.5 56.9 75.8 19.2 50.5 42.5 24.9 39.0 29.9 8.1 74.5
2017 1,492 52.6 61.0 80.8 16.8 57.1 43.1 32.6 40.1 23.5 9.4 74.3
2018 1,474 50.9 57.5 78.9 10.2 50.0 43.1 23.9 34.3 25.3 7.5 73.6
2019 1,066 52.4 61.2 81.5 17.2 39.5 42.1 27.4 40.3 27.0 7.3 77.9
Player 8,428 52.2 58.9 79.9 17.4 51.4 42.8 27.0 39.0 26.0 8.2 75.1
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.4 42.6 29.4 47.0 24.6 7.3 76.0
! 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
2015 68 18 59 71 64 71 75 59 85 73 35 85 35 95 36
2016 50 5 43 61 56 61 77 53 78 69 11 90 11 97 23
2017 62 18 38 47 78 28 57 55 67 62 32 93 47 98 23
2018 33 1 4 21 72 16 41 79 65 78 35 97 42 100 23
2019 53 28
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2016 23.3 21 21.0 0 10 15 10 47.6
2017 22.8 13 11.0 2 5 10 4 30.8
2018 22.6 10 11.0 -1 3 8 6 60.0
2019 22.9 7 6.5 1 3 5 2 28.6

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 21 20 23 17 19 23 18 25 18 18 26 24 16 15 19 19 21 25 18 21 26 14 18 24 22 21 30 19 19 21 30
2017 13 12 13 11 10 12 10 11 11 9 10 13 6 8 10 14 10 14 8 11 13 9 8 13 13 11 15 8 11 10 16
2018 10 10 11 11 10 11 8 15 10 11 7 12 6 10 11 12 11 15 11 11 10 9 9 14 15 11 16 8 15 7 14
2019 7 6 7 7 7 6 8 8 7 6 6 6 4 4 5 8 5 7 4 7 8 6 5 7 7 8 7 6 8 6 9
! 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 89.2 89.2 0 88.3 -0.9 90.6 2.3 -2.4
Launch Angle 9.8 10 0.2 6.9 -3.1 10.1 3.2 1.1
Barrel % 8.2 9.3 1.1 7.1 -2.2 6.3 -0.8 -1
Hard Hit % 40 40.3 0.3 37.9 -2.4 43 5.1 -9
Sweet Spot % 26.8 29.4 2.6 32.9 3.5 22.7 -10.2 3.1
xBA .235 .224 -0.011 .238 0.014 .198 -0.04 0.019
BA .24 .231 -0.009 .221 -0.01 .194 -0.027 0.026
xwOBA .333 .326 -0.007 .339 0.013 .308 -0.031 -0.004
wOBA .34 .322 -0.018 .324 0.002 .305 -0.019 -0.01
xSLG .415 .411 -0.004 .408 -0.003 .323 -0.085 0.022
SLG .458 .398 -0.06 .388 -0.01 .325 -0.063 0.005
K% 20.9 27.7 6.8 22.7 -5 23.3 0.6 0.8
BB% 10.5 12 1.5 13.7 1.7 15.9 2.2 -3.9
Swing % 41 39 -2 40.1 1.1 34.3 -5.8 6
Whiff% 23.5 29.9 6.4 23.5 -6.4 25.3 1.8 1.7
In Zone % 52.4 52.5 0.1 52.6 0.1 50.9 -1.7 1.5
Out of Zone % 47.6 47.5 -0.1 47.4 -0.1 49.1 1.7 -1.5
Out of Zone Swing % 21 19.2 -1.8 16.8 -2.4 10.2 -6.6 7
First Pitch Swing % 27.2 24.9 -2.3 32.6 7.7 23.9 -8.7 3.5
First Pitch Strike % 57.8 55.9 -1.9 63 7.1 56 -7 6.9
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 524 20 3.8 .325 .219
2017 R 364 28 7.7 .320 .380
2018 R 352 25 7.1 .304 .323
2019 R 246 10 4.1 .282 .611

Pitch Tempo