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Ryan Mountcastle
1B | B/T: R/R | 6' 4" 230LBS | Age: 24

Draft: 2015 | Rd: 1, #36, Baltimore Orioles | Hagerty (FL) HS
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 586 534 77 136 33 89 4 .255 .309 .487 .796
2 Seasons 726 660 89 178 38 112 4 .270 .324 .488 .812
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .255 33 89 4 .796
2 Seasons .270 38 112 4 .812

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2020 23 520 98 7 7.1 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 89.1 114.6 16.3 38.9 .245 .458 .335 .326 .423 39.7 27.5 7
2815 478 52 10.9 88.7 114.6 15.2 38.1 .249 .453 .343 .326 .414 40.2 26.3 7.2
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .243 .403 .317 .313 .364 35.4 22 8.4




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2021 Fastballs 1254 54.6 311 276 77 40 14 1 22 65 216 .279 .280 .576 .553 .383 .384 90.9 17 24.9 17.3
2021 Breaking 768 33.5 189 183 47 29 9 0 9 68 115 .257 .214 .454 .391 .312 .269 87.7 16 38.5 24.1
2021 Offspeed 273 11.9 84 75 12 10 0 0 2 28 49 .160 .191 .240 .273 .210 .240 84.1 15 41.4 27.7
2020 Fastballs 278 53.5 68 59 21 17 2 0 2 12 48 .356 .277 .492 .425 .398 .341 91.3 18 21.9 15.0
2020 Breaking 180 34.6 55 52 17 13 3 0 1 15 37 .327 .255 .442 .386 .350 .298 83.3 4 40.4 24.2
2020 Offspeed 62 11.9 17 15 4 2 0 0 2 3 13 .267 .259 .667 .604 .378 .367 84.4 1 32.4 12.0


Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2020 43.9 21.4 25.5 9.2 29.6 40.8 29.6 5.1 28.6 29.6 27.6 2 7.1
2021 35.5 33.9 24.7 5.8 38.7 32.9 28.4 3.4 26.1 30 22.6 6.1 11.8
37.2 31.4 24.9 6.5 36.8 34.5 28.7 3.8 26.6 29.9 23.6 5.2 10.9
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.4 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6

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 Splitter 2 0 25 1.1 7 0 0 .3 40 42.9 18.8 .043 .057 .33 0
2021 Cutter 4.1 7 166 7.2 34 .419 .871 .556 25.3 11.8 9.8 .376 .653 .459 33.3
2021 Curveball -0.6 -1 229 10 53 .245 .472 .303 35.1 45.3 27.6 .214 .423 .269 37.9
2021 Changeup -3.7 -9 248 10.8 77 .171 .257 .214 41.5 32.5 29.4 .202 .288 .241 19.1
2021 Sinker -1.4 -5 348 15.2 99 .267 .4 .327 21.2 17.2 19.1 .257 .465 .344 51.4
2021 Slider 1.2 6 539 23.5 136 .262 .446 .326 39.9 32.4 22.6 .214 .378 .27 33.7
2021 4-Seamer 0.8 6 740 32.2 178 .258 .619 .392 26.6 24.7 17.9 .275 .585 .393 47.8
2020 Splitter 6.8 1 15 2.9 2 1 1 .9 40 0 0 .172 .173 .166 0
2020 Cutter -1 0 46 8.8 6 .2 .2 .267 34.8 33.3 13.3 .084 .203 .212 33.3
2020 Changeup 3.6 2 47 9 15 .154 .615 .373 29.6 20 18.8 .272 .671 .393 36.4
2020 Curveball 3.5 3 73 14 18 .412 .471 .408 41 22.2 19 .267 .351 .293 23.1
2020 Sinker 6 4 74 14.2 21 .529 .765 .598 6.8 9.5 10.5 .305 .452 .362 56.3
2020 Slider 1.4 2 107 20.6 37 .286 .429 .354 40 29.7 26.8 .249 .403 .301 45.8
2020 4-Seamer -1.6 -2 158 30.4 41 .297 .405 .345 25.8 19.5 17.4 .29 .442 .349 44.8
! 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 2295 3 -16 6 11 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 %
2020 520 45.8 81.1 77.7 40.1 57.5 43.3 46.4 58.8 29.7 5 76.9
2021 2295 44.8 76.1 77.2 38.1 54 41.6 41.6 55.1 31.6 6.4 89.2
2815 45 77 77.3 38.5 54.7 41.9 42.6 55.8 31.3 6.2 87.4
48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 29.2 47 24.6 7.2 76

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2020 51 71 55 45 50 27 43 26 65 54 35 30 77 23
2021 49 37 71 74 19 80 79 45 41 14 25 12 75 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 4.6 0 1 3 3 60
2021 23.7 33 29 4 11 23 12 36.4

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2020 5 4 4 5 6 4 0 6 3 4 6 6 3 3 4 5 3 5 6 6 3 4 5 4 5 5 5 5 3 5 6
2021 33 29 33 31 34 29 27 33 27 32 31 33 19 26 24 34 21 33 25 31 14 26 26 32 32 34 32 23 36 26 36
! Note: This tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. This accounts for different wall heights and distances, but does not attempt to adjust for 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 +/-  
Exit Velocity 87.4 89.1 1.7
Launch Angle 10.8 16.3 5.5
Barrel % 7.1 11.8 4.7
Hard Hit % 41.8 39.7 -2.1
Sweet Spot % 34.7 38.9 4.2
xBA .266 .245 -0.021
BA .333 .255 -0.078
xwOBA .328 .326 -0.002
wOBA .377 .335 -0.042
xSLG .43 .458 0.028
SLG .492 .487 -0.005
K% 21.4 27.5 6.1
BB% 7.9 7 -0.9
Swing % 58.8 55.1 -3.7
Whiff% 29.7 31.6 1.9
In Zone % 45.8 44.8 -1
Out of Zone % 54.2 55.2 1
Out of Zone Swing % 40.1 38.1 -2
First Pitch Swing % 46.4 41.6 -4.8
First Pitch Strike % 64.3 66 1.7
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2020 R 139 3 2.2 .368 .588
2021 R 584 18 3.1 .332 .434

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