Ryan Braun
LF | B/T: R/R | 6' 2" 205LBS | Age: 39

Draft: 2005 | Rd: 1, #5, Milwaukee Brewers | Miami (FL)

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2020 141 129 14 30 8 26 1 .233 .281 .488 .769
14 Seasons 7340 6622 1080 1963 352 1154 216 .296 .358 .532 .890
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2020 .233 8 26 1 .769
14 Seasons .296 352 1154 216 .890

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 31 2141 394 42 10.7 7.4 92.3 114.9 7.7 31.7 .281 .503 .366 .374 .440 45.4 20.3 9.5
2016 32 2105 416 35 8.4 6.2 90.0 114.7 4.6 27.2 .282 .470 .378 .349 .399 38.9 17.4 8.2
2017 33 1550 308 26 8.4 6.1 89.9 114.7 7.7 30.8 .269 .476 .347 .348 .390 44.0 17.9 8.9
2018 34 1581 323 35 10.8 7.9 92.3 116.3 6.4 36.2 .292 .515 .330 .368 .434 49.5 19.1 7.7
2019 35 1875 357 34 9.5 6.7 91.5 111.7 7.3 33.3 .266 .470 .354 .339 .399 45.3 20.7 6.7
2020 36 496 103 12 11.7 8.5 89.8 110.2 15.3 35.9 .274 .477 .322 .342 .400 40.8 19.1 5.0
Player 9748 1901 184 9.7 6.9 91.1 116.3 7.1 31.9 .278 .486 .355 .355 .412 44.2 19.1 8.0
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.4 12.1 33.0 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 35.8 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, 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 51.3 18.3 27.2 3.3 30.5 40.9 28.7 2.0 41.6 16.2 22.8 5.6 10.7 7.4
2016 56.7 16.3 22.6 4.3 35.6 37.7 26.2 2.4 45.2 13.5 23.6 5.5 8.4 6.2
2017 49.7 18.5 25.3 6.5 33.8 38.6 27.6 3.9 38.3 18.8 22.4 7.5 8.4 6.1
2018 49.5 18.9 29.1 2.5 36.8 35.6 27.2 3.1 39.0 14.6 24.1 8.0 10.8 7.9
2019 49.6 19.3 25.5 5.6 36.4 39.8 23.8 1.4 41.2 19.0 22.1 5.3 9.5 6.7
2020 39.8 19.4 31.1 9.7 44.7 37.9 17.5 1.9 33.0 27.2 22.3 2.9 11.7 8.5
Player 51.0 18.3 26.1 4.7 35.1 38.6 26.2 2.5 40.9 16.9 23.0 6.1 9.7 6.9
MLB 44.9 23.1 25.0 7.1 36.8 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.0 24.6 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 %
2020 4-Seamer 3.2 5 146 29.4 46 .333 .667 .445 23.5 15.2 19.4 .353 .668 .450 48.6
2020 Slider 3.4 4 107 21.6 29 .286 .607 .398 42.9 27.6 27.6 .230 .428 .293 40.0
2020 Sinker 0.6 1 105 21.2 31 .185 .519 .319 17.3 6.5 7.4 .263 .508 .358 34.6
2020 Curveball -2.5 -2 62 12.5 16 .067 .067 .156 27.3 37.5 25.0 .197 .220 .216 44.4
2020 Changeup -3.0 -1 40 8.1 8 .125 .125 .113 31.6 25.0 18.2 .168 .189 .156 50.0
2020 Cutter -3.9 -1 31 6.3 8 .143 .286 .244 26.7 12.5 14.3 .307 .358 .341 16.7
2020 Splitter -4.9 0 5 1.0 3 .000 .000 .233 75.0 33.3 50.0 .213 .222 .361 0.0
2019 4-Seamer 1.7 11 655 34.9 185 .311 .599 .420 16.5 14.6 14.4 .305 .615 .407 52.8
2019 Sinker 0.2 1 414 22.1 106 .293 .457 .373 16.9 11.3 13.6 .270 .414 .344 35.0
2019 Slider 1.2 3 276 14.7 79 .289 .513 .346 37.9 32.9 27.4 .232 .402 .274 45.1
2019 Changeup -2.5 -4 168 9.0 47 .217 .348 .271 29.2 25.5 20.0 .258 .374 .280 44.1
2019 Curveball -1.4 -2 164 8.7 46 .209 .279 .246 42.1 39.1 29.0 .188 .286 .235 36.0
2019 Cutter 0.2 0 143 7.6 28 .348 .739 .496 25.0 21.4 15.4 .289 .503 .395 52.9
2019 Splitter -0.3 0 27 1.4 8 .333 .333 .400 46.7 25.0 18.2 .201 .270 .323 25.0
2018 4-Seamer 1.2 6 523 33.1 138 .278 .413 .340 20.6 20.3 22.8 .307 .482 .371 58.2
2018 Sinker -0.3 -1 452 28.6 118 .240 .404 .317 12.7 7.6 10.6 .261 .394 .328 33.0
2018 Slider 1.0 3 282 17.8 80 .256 .564 .363 28.7 22.5 20.7 .274 .543 .354 48.3
2018 Curveball 2.6 3 132 8.3 43 .238 .571 .344 30.5 27.9 26.7 .335 .687 .437 60.0
2018 Changeup 1.4 1 96 6.1 34 .258 .548 .369 37.0 32.4 31.4 .331 .662 .445 70.0
2018 Cutter -2.3 -2 85 5.4 22 .250 .550 .334 23.1 18.2 21.1 .322 .745 .442 58.8
2018 Splitter -14.0 -1 10 0.6 4 .000 .000 .000 71.4 75.0 60.0 .012 .014 .013 0.0
2017 4-Seamer -0.4 -2 534 34.5 127 .287 .487 .359 19.5 15.7 15.5 .280 .502 .358 50.0
2017 Sinker 0.2 1 434 28.0 124 .297 .450 .362 14.1 14.5 16.8 .261 .363 .312 39.8
2017 Slider 0.7 2 216 13.9 69 .213 .443 .330 33.3 21.7 24.2 .244 .455 .332 37.5
2017 Curveball -2.1 -3 141 9.1 36 .152 .273 .229 33.3 30.6 21.6 .183 .317 .242 26.1
2017 Changeup 2.9 4 122 7.9 42 .308 .718 .434 23.7 19.0 18.6 .287 .636 .403 38.7
2017 Cutter -0.5 0 75 4.8 16 .286 .714 .450 22.5 18.8 12.5 .419 .941 .576 81.8
2017 Splitter 2.1 0 21 1.4 7 .400 1.000 .614 21.4 0.0 0.0 .581 1.232 .731 100.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 647 2,365 8 -9 10 11 20
2009 697 2,554 26 6 5 12 49
2010 681 2,523 19 -6 11 11 35
2011 672 2,660 24 11 15 11 60
2012 662 2,486 9 15 14 8 46
2013 246 946 0 6 1 5 12
2014 575 2,061 9 1 3 7 21
2015 563 2,124 17 0 4 8 29
2016 554 2,070 17 -3 5 9 28
2017 422 1,545 4 -13 6 4 1
2018 483 1,731 4 -6 5 5 8
2019 503 1,854 8 -13 5 10 9
2020 143 506 4 -2 1 1 4
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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 2,141 43.9 68.7 85.8 35.8 64.0 42.6 38.6 50.3 22.9 5.9 75.4
2016 2,105 43.4 72.1 87.8 34.7 65.2 40.6 37.2 50.9 20.9 5.9 76.6
2017 1,550 46.2 72.6 85.9 34.3 63.2 42.9 42.6 51.9 22.0 5.9 81.3
2018 1,581 48.4 71.2 84.8 33.0 61.7 39.3 40.5 51.5 22.7 8.4 80.5
2019 1,875 44.8 72.1 86.8 34.6 56.1 42.8 38.7 51.6 24.8 5.2 85.4
2020 496 41.5 69.9 84.0 40.0 54.3 43.8 39.0 52.4 28.8 7.1 82.9
Player 9,748 44.9 71.2 86.2 34.9 61.7 41.8 39.3 51.2 23.0 6.2 79.7
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.3 42.6 29.5 47.1 24.7 7.2 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
2015 92 86 91 89 85 92 91 98 97 92 40 76 39 13 61
2016 76 88 74 63 79 74 68 66 96 60 64 51 57 15 62
2017 71 68 72 69 61 53 66 89 97 89 64 54 58 13 54 34
2018 88 94 92 84 76 75 82 94 98 95 63 40 60 20 46 18
2019 57 65 65 60 50 65 66 90 81 84 58 25 48 16 44 5
2020 64 77 75 66 41 61 78 66 73 59 67 11 36 3 32
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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 23.6 30 24.0 6 7 18 11 36.7
2017 23.5 17 19.1 -2 7 16 7 41.2
2018 24.1 20 18.7 1 10 11 9 45.0
2019 24.5 22 19.6 2 9 16 7 31.8
2020 24.2 8 8.6 -1 0 6 4 50.0
Player 23.9 97 90.0 7 33 67 38 39.2

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 30 27 24 23 22 27 19 26 25 20 25 24 17 20 23 28 23 29 21 27 31 15 20 23 25 26 30 25 17 25 33
2017 17 19 23 18 19 23 20 19 20 18 17 16 13 13 20 22 18 25 13 21 25 17 16 20 20 20 19 18 18 20 24
2018 20 21 23 17 18 18 18 23 19 15 20 19 14 16 19 19 17 21 17 19 20 17 17 17 20 22 20 16 18 15 26
2019 22 24 19 21 20 21 19 23 19 17 20 20 14 14 16 23 14 23 12 20 22 20 19 19 20 22 23 20 23 19 23
2020 8 8 8 9 8 8 0 10 9 8 9 8 7 7 7 10 10 9 7 9 8 9 8 9 9 10 9 8 10 7 10
Player 97 99 97 88 87 97 76 101 92 78 91 87 65 70 85 102 82 107 70 96 106 78 80 88 94 100 101 87 86 86 116
! 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 92.3 90 -2.3 89.9 -0.1 92.3 2.4 91.5 -0.8 89.8 -1.7
Launch Angle 7.7 4.6 -3.1 7.7 3.1 6.4 -1.3 7.3 0.9 15.3 8
Barrel % 10.7 8.4 -2.3 8.4 0 10.8 2.4 9.5 -1.3 11.7 2.2
Hard Hit % 45.4 38.9 -6.5 44 5.1 49.5 5.5 45.3 -4.2 40.8 -4.5
Sweet Spot % 31.7 27.2 -4.5 30.8 3.6 36.2 5.4 33.3 -2.9 35.9 2.6
xBA .281 .282 0.001 .269 -0.013 .292 0.023 .266 -0.026 .274 0.008
BA .285 .305 0.02 .268 -0.037 .254 -0.014 .285 0.031 .233 -0.052
xwOBA .374 .349 -0.025 .348 -0.001 .368 0.02 .339 -0.029 .342 0.003
wOBA .366 .378 0.012 .347 -0.031 .33 -0.017 .354 0.024 .322 -0.032
xSLG .503 .47 -0.033 .476 0.006 .515 0.039 .47 -0.045 .477 0.007
SLG .498 .538 0.04 .487 -0.051 .469 -0.018 .505 0.036 .488 -0.017
K% 20.3 17.4 -2.9 17.9 0.5 19.1 1.2 20.7 1.6 19.1 -1.6
BB% 9.5 8.2 -1.3 8.9 0.7 7.7 -1.2 6.7 -1 5 -1.7
Swing % 50.3 50.9 0.6 51.9 1 51.5 -0.4 51.6 0.1 52.4 0.8
Whiff% 22.9 20.9 -2 22 1.1 22.7 0.7 24.8 2.1 28.8 4
In Zone % 43.9 43.4 -0.5 46.2 2.8 48.4 2.2 44.8 -3.6 41.5 -3.3
Out of Zone % 56.1 56.6 0.5 53.8 -2.8 51.6 -2.2 55.2 3.6 58.5 3.3
Out of Zone Swing % 35.8 34.7 -1.1 34.3 -0.4 33 -1.3 34.6 1.6 40 5.4
First Pitch Swing % 38.6 37.2 -1.4 42.6 5.4 40.5 -2.1 38.7 -1.8 39 0.3
First Pitch Strike % 64.4 59.4 -5 65.6 6.2 63.6 -2 61.7 -1.9 63.8 2.1
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 540 6 1.1 .373 .482
2017 R 422 0 0.0 .343
2018 R 438 9 2.1 .331 .313
2019 R 507 3 0.6 .350 .985
2020 R 141 6 4.3 .331 .121

Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2010 735 20.0 3.3% 4.5% 469 26.0 0.2% 22.0%
2011 717 19.8 2.8% 4.7% 479 26.7 0.0% 26.1%
2012 700 19.8 5.4% 5.0% 383 26.0 1.0% 23.2%
2013 267 19.4 6.7% 6.7% 158 25.5 0.0% 25.9%
2014 615 19.4 8.3% 5.0% 283 27.1 0.0% 25.4%
2015 598 19.5 13.9% 6.2% 306 28.3 1.6% 36.9%
2016 536 19.5 12.5% 7.6% 336 26.8 3.6% 29.8%
2017 379 19.6 8.4% 2.1% 255 25.7 0.4% 20.4%
2018 416 18.8 7.9% 2.2% 241 25.4 0.0% 20.3%
2019 447 19.6 3.6% 5.1% 340 26.3 0.0% 20.6%
2020 110 19.0 4.5% 1.8% 96 26.0 0.0% 22.9%
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