Ryan Mountcastle
1B | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 4" 220LBS | Age: 26
Draft: 2015 | Rd: 1, #36, Baltimore Orioles | Hagerty (FL) HS
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 586 534 77 136 33 4 .255 .309 .487 .796
2022 609 555 62 139 22 4 .250 .305 .423 .728
2023 459 413 63 111 18 3 .269 .327 .453 .780
4 Seasons 1,794 1,628 214 428 78 11 .263 .318 .457 .775
AVG HR SB OPS
2021 .255 33 4 .796
2022 .250 22 4 .728
2023 .269 18 3 .780
4 Seasons .263 78 11 .775
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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%
2020 23 520 98 7 7.1 5.0 87.4 108.2 10.8 34.7 .266 .430 .377 .328 .382 41.8 21.4 7.9
2021 24 2295 380 45 11.8 7.7 89.1 114.6 16.3 38.9 .245 .457 .335 .326 .422 39.7 27.5 7.0
2022 25 2340 408 61 15.0 10.0 91.3 112.0 15.9 39.5 .277 .509 .316 .362 .463 46.3 25.3 7.1
2023 26 1702 314 39 12.4 8.5 91.5 114.6 12.3 36.6 .273 .505 .333 .359 .440 44.6 23.1 7.8
Player 6857 1200 152 12.7 8.5 90.3 114.6 14.7 38.2 .265 .485 .331 .347 .437 43.4 25.1 7.3
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .316 .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
2020 43.9 24.5 22.4 9.2 29.6 40.8 29.6 5.1 28.6 29.6 27.6 2.0 7.1 5.0
2021 35.5 33.9 24.7 5.8 38.7 32.9 28.4 3.4 26.1 30.0 22.6 6.1 11.8 7.7
2022 37.3 32.1 25.7 4.9 32.1 37.5 30.4 1.7 26.5 24.3 27.0 4.7 15.0 10.0
2023 43.6 26.8 25.2 4.5 31.5 39.2 29.3 0.6 33.4 21.3 24.5 7.3 12.4 8.5
Player 38.9 30.7 25.0 5.4 33.8 36.8 29.4 2.3 28.3 25.8 25.0 5.6 12.7 8.5
MLB 44.7 23.4 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 %
2023 4-Seamer -0.1 -1 543 31.9 134 .254 .407 .323 26.3 29.9 20.3 .220 .430 .326 51.2
2023 Slider 0.5 2 340 20.0 106 .258 .464 .327 32.1 17.9 20.2 .267 .490 .342 41.3
2023 Sinker -1.0 -2 247 14.5 55 .289 .422 .373 16.9 9.1 11.9 .320 .467 .392 39.0
2023 Changeup 0.1 0 181 10.6 50 .245 .367 .292 35.6 24.0 24.0 .339 .543 .383 43.2
2023 Cutter 4.8 6 125 7.3 41 .421 .816 .517 22.4 14.6 15.8 .365 .847 .505 51.5
2023 Curveball -0.7 -1 123 7.2 36 .303 .424 .349 31.8 25.0 22.5 .321 .546 .397 41.7
2023 Sweeper -1.4 -1 80 4.7 19 .111 .333 .218 46.5 47.4 33.3 .110 .330 .179 40.0
2023 Splitter -3.0 -1 49 2.9 13 .167 .167 .192 40.7 38.5 20.0 .198 .250 .237 14.3
2023 Slurve 5.7 1 13 0.8 3 .333 1.333 .667 33.3 33.3 16.7 .317 1.202 .616 100.0
2022 4-Seamer 0.0 0 755 32.3 178 .228 .426 .307 27.1 28.1 21.8 .278 .583 .388 61.4
2022 Slider -0.4 -2 519 22.2 142 .238 .421 .313 40.1 28.9 21.6 .251 .486 .346 38.6
2022 Sinker 0.0 0 329 14.1 91 .289 .398 .334 17.7 12.1 16.7 .349 .544 .413 51.4
2022 Curveball 3.8 9 225 9.6 54 .352 .630 .425 24.1 16.7 10.5 .337 .610 .408 40.0
2022 Changeup 1.0 2 201 8.6 61 .291 .418 .346 37.5 36.1 26.8 .251 .405 .323 45.5
2022 Cutter -2.9 -5 169 7.2 47 .171 .244 .207 27.2 23.4 23.4 .199 .288 .268 25.0
2022 Sweeper -1.2 -1 103 4.4 22 .190 .238 .211 30.8 22.7 14.7 .246 .341 .275 12.5
2022 Splitter -5.9 -2 26 1.1 9 .111 .444 .222 50.0 44.4 28.6 .215 .376 .251 80.0
2022 Slurve 0.3 0 12 0.5 4 .250 1.000 .500 42.9 25.0 16.7 .237 .936 .489 33.3
2021 4-Seamer 0.9 6 735 32.0 180 .255 .592 .386 26.7 24.4 18.3 .269 .559 .382 47.9
2021 Slider 1.0 5 489 21.3 125 .267 .458 .332 38.8 29.6 21.9 .218 .391 .275 33.7
2021 Sinker -1.1 -4 351 15.3 97 .273 .443 .345 21.2 17.5 18.3 .266 .503 .362 51.4
2021 Changeup -3.5 -9 250 10.9 77 .171 .257 .226 40.9 32.5 29.1 .202 .288 .241 19.1
2021 Curveball -0.9 -2 223 9.7 51 .235 .412 .275 34.1 45.1 26.1 .203 .364 .241 35.7
2021 Cutter 4.4 7 163 7.1 32 .448 .931 .591 25.9 12.5 10.3 .402 .698 .488 36.0
2021 Sweeper 1.0 0 48 2.1 13 .167 .250 .219 50.0 53.8 33.3 .137 .181 .180 20.0
2021 Splitter 2.0 1 25 1.1 7 .000 .000 .300 40.0 42.9 18.8 .043 .057 .330 0.0
2021 Slurve 9.2 1 11 0.5 2 .500 2.000 1.000 50.0 50.0 16.7 .488 1.937 .974 100.0
2020 4-Seamer -1.6 -3 162 31.2 41 .297 .405 .345 25.5 19.5 16.7 .289 .441 .348 44.8
2020 Slider 1.7 2 103 19.8 36 .294 .441 .364 36.9 27.8 25.0 .256 .415 .309 45.8
2020 Curveball 3.5 3 73 14.0 18 .412 .471 .408 41.0 22.2 19.0 .267 .351 .293 23.1
2020 Sinker 6.7 5 70 13.5 20 .563 .813 .628 7.1 10.0 11.8 .324 .479 .380 60.0
2020 Changeup 3.1 1 47 9.0 15 .154 .615 .373 29.6 20.0 18.8 .272 .671 .393 36.4
2020 Cutter -1.7 -1 45 8.7 7 .167 .167 .229 33.3 28.6 14.3 .076 .181 .189 25.0
2020 Splitter 6.8 1 15 2.9 2 1.000 1.000 .900 40.0 0.0 0.0 .172 .173 .166 0.0
2020 Sweeper -5.1 0 5 1.0 1 .000 .000 .000 80.0 100.0 50.0 -- -- .000 --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2020 140 520 2 2 1 3 8
2021 584 2,295 3 -14 6 11 5
2022 608 2,339 -1 -16 9 9 1
2023 457 1,701 -6 -4 4 8 2
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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 %
2020 520 45.8 81.1 77.7 40.1 57.5 43.3 46.4 58.8 29.7 5.0 76.9
2021 2,295 44.8 76.0 77.2 38.2 54.0 41.6 41.7 55.1 31.6 6.4 89.0
2022 2,340 44.5 79.1 78.0 37.8 57.1 41.2 44.9 56.2 29.8 6.1 90.9
2023 1,702 45.6 73.4 81.9 39.0 54.3 42.2 41.9 54.7 28.8 6.1 83.7
Player 6,857 45.0 76.8 78.7 38.4 55.4 41.7 43.2 55.7 30.1 6.1 87.6
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
2020 50 70 53 45 48 27 43 25 52 65 54 35 31 3 78 37 52
2021 47 35 69 74 19 80 79 45 93 41 14 25 12 3 75 2 5
2022 93 92 96 94 69 98 94 88 81 82 24 37 18 8 53 82 4
2023 83 82 90 84 65 77 80 84 93 67 41 41 28 5 73 31 1
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2020 23.2 5 5.0 0 1 3 3 60.0
2021 23.7 33 28.4 5 11 26 8 24.2
2022 24.1 22 27.2 -5 12 21 10 45.5
2023 24.3 18 18.8 -1 9 13 9 50.0
Player 23.9 78 79.3 -1 33 63 30 38.5

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2020 5 6 5 6 6 5 6 6 3 3 3 4 4 4 6 4 6 6 5 6 6 3 6 5 5 4 4 5 6 6 6
2021 33 32 29 27 31 26 33 32 16 19 22 31 28 25 29 32 28 27 31 32 31 29 35 32 27 23 33 29 31 26 25
2022 22 24 23 29 27 27 29 21 21 22 24 31 33 27 27 30 28 27 26 28 28 28 39 29 23 23 29 33 30 26 23
2023 18 18 20 21 21 19 18 16 16 16 18 19 19 16 20 21 22 16 20 21 19 20 25 21 15 16 18 18 19 18 18
Player 78 80 77 83 85 77 86 75 56 60 67 85 84 72 82 87 84 76 82 87 84 80 105 87 70 66 84 85 86 76 72
! 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 2020 2021 +/-   2022 +/-   2023 +/-  
Exit Velocity 87.4 89.1 1.7 91.3 2.2 91.5 0.2
Launch Angle 10.8 16.3 5.5 15.9 -0.4 12.3 -3.6
Barrel % 7.1 11.8 4.7 15.0 3.2 12.4 -2.6
Hard Hit % 41.8 39.7 -2.1 46.3 6.6 44.6 -1.7
Sweet Spot % 34.7 38.9 4.2 39.5 0.6 36.6 -2.9
xBA .266 .245 -0.021 .277 0.032 .273 -0.004
BA .333 .255 -0.078 .250 -0.005 .269 0.019
xwOBA .328 .326 -0.002 .362 0.036 .359 -0.003
wOBA .377 .335 -0.042 .316 -0.019 .333 0.017
xSLG .430 .457 0.027 .509 0.052 .505 -0.004
SLG .492 .487 -0.005 .423 -0.064 .453 0.030
K% 21.4 27.5 6.1 25.3 -2.2 23.1 -2.2
BB% 7.9 7.0 -0.9 7.1 0.1 7.8 0.7
Swing % 58.8 55.1 -3.7 56.2 1.1 54.7 -1.5
Whiff% 29.7 31.6 1.9 29.8 -1.8 28.8 -1.0
In Zone % 45.8 44.8 -1.0 44.5 -0.3 45.6 1.1
Out of Zone % 54.2 55.2 1.0 55.5 0.3 54.4 -1.1
Out of Zone Swing % 40.1 38.2 -1.9 37.8 -0.4 39.0 1.2
First Pitch Swing % 46.4 41.7 -4.7 44.9 3.2 41.9 -3.0
First Pitch Strike % 64.3 66.2 1.9 63.3 -2.9 67.0 3.7
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2020 Shifts R 139 4 2.9 .366 .616
2021 Shifts R 571 30 5.3 .330 .403
2022 Shifts R 602 77 12.8 .307 .403
2023 Shades R 457 18 3.9 .319 .666
! 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 %
2020 107 18.6 15.0% 1.9% 73 22.1 0.0% 8.2%
2021 582 18.3 14.6% 2.2% 302 23.1 0.0% 10.3%
2022 572 18.7 15.4% 3.0% 297 23.1 0.3% 11.4%
2023 390 15.6 41.8% 0.0% 248 19.3 2.0% 0.8%
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