Ryan Mountcastle
1B | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 4" 220LBS | Age: 27
Draft: 2015 | Rd: 1, #36, Baltimore Orioles | Hagerty (FL) HS
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 609 555 62 139 22 4 .250 .305 .423 .728
2023 470 423 64 114 18 3 .270 .328 .452 .780
2024 280 260 38 70 11 2 .269 .314 .465 .779
5 Seasons 2,085 1,898 253 501 89 13 .264 .318 .458 .776
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .250 22 4 .728
2023 .270 18 3 .780
2024 .269 11 2 .779
5 Seasons .264 89 13 .776
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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
LA 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 1743 323 39 12.1 8.3 91.4 114.6 12.0 35.9 .273 .503 .333 .356 .433 44.9 22.8 7.9
2024 27 1098 201 20 10.0 7.1 91.7 113.5 10.5 33.3 .276 .489 .338 .351 .427 49.3 21.8 6.1
Player 7996 1410 172 12.2 8.2 90.5 114.6 14.0 37.3 .266 .485 .332 .347 .434 44.3 24.6 7.1
MLB 6.9 4.8 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .316 .369 36.4 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 44.0 26.3 25.1 4.6 31.3 39.3 29.4 0.9 33.4 21.7 24.5 7.1 12.1 8.3
2024 46.3 24.9 23.4 5.5 31.8 37.3 30.8 2.5 32.8 18.4 26.9 9.0 10.0 7.1
Player 40.1 29.7 24.8 5.5 33.5 36.9 29.6 2.3 29.0 24.8 25.2 6.0 12.2 8.2
MLB 44.6 23.6 24.8 7.0 37.1 37.5 25.3 3.9 32.8 24.7 24.4 5.8 6.9 4.8
! 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 %
2024 4-Seam Fastball -0.4 -2 368 33.5 82 .280 .427 .341 22.9 25.6 16.7 .290 .506 .366 52.7
2024 Sinker -0.7 -1 198 18.0 54 .240 .340 .358 8.3 7.4 11.1 .274 .421 .328 47.8
2024 Slider 0.1 0 169 15.4 52 .313 .563 .383 28.6 25.0 22.8 .291 .493 .369 50.0
2024 Sweeper -2.7 -2 91 8.3 26 .115 .115 .104 17.4 11.5 9.7 .226 .403 .266 47.8
2024 Cutter -0.3 0 90 8.2 13 .231 .538 .319 24.0 15.4 10.5 .301 .526 .351 36.4
2024 Changeup 3.9 3 89 8.1 25 .333 .667 .466 44.4 32.0 26.7 .274 .628 .427 53.8
2024 Curveball 10.3 6 60 5.5 19 .389 .833 .521 33.3 31.6 24.0 .312 .646 .417 58.3
2024 Split-Finger 2.4 0 20 1.8 6 .167 .667 .333 25.0 50.0 37.5 .175 .331 .213 33.3
2024 Slurve 2.6 0 13 1.2 3 .333 .667 .417 40.0 33.3 25.0 .053 .068 .048 0.0
2023 4-Seam Fastball -0.2 -1 558 32.0 136 .250 .400 .318 25.8 29.4 19.9 .221 .426 .322 51.2
2023 Slider 0.7 2 340 19.5 107 .258 .464 .330 32.3 17.8 19.2 .270 .509 .352 42.5
2023 Sinker -1.0 -3 252 14.5 55 .289 .422 .373 16.4 9.1 11.9 .323 .486 .398 39.0
2023 Changeup 0.1 0 184 10.6 50 .245 .367 .292 35.3 24.0 23.5 .337 .539 .378 43.2
2023 Cutter 4.7 6 134 7.7 43 .425 .825 .522 22.2 14.0 15.8 .370 .806 .488 54.3
2023 Curveball -0.6 -1 126 7.2 38 .314 .429 .354 30.4 23.7 22.5 .309 .525 .380 38.5
2023 Sweeper -1.9 -2 86 4.9 23 .136 .318 .220 43.8 43.5 33.3 .127 .301 .178 38.5
2023 Split-Finger -3.0 -1 49 2.8 13 .167 .167 .192 40.7 38.5 20.0 .182 .239 .224 14.3
2023 Slurve 5.7 1 13 0.7 3 .333 1.333 .667 33.3 33.3 16.7 .326 1.251 .634 100.0
2022 4-Seam Fastball 0.0 0 759 32.4 179 .227 .423 .306 27.0 27.9 21.6 .281 .585 .390 61.7
2022 Slider -0.2 -1 508 21.7 139 .242 .427 .320 40.4 28.8 21.4 .252 .483 .348 38.4
2022 Sinker 0.0 0 325 13.9 90 .293 .402 .338 17.9 12.2 17.5 .344 .540 .410 50.7
2022 Curveball 4.0 9 219 9.4 54 .352 .630 .425 23.2 16.7 10.6 .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 -1.8 -2 120 5.1 25 .174 .217 .186 31.0 24.0 15.8 .243 .372 .272 16.7
2022 Split-Finger -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-Seam Fastball 0.9 6 736 32.1 180 .255 .592 .386 26.7 24.4 18.2 .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 -4 352 15.3 97 .273 .443 .345 21.1 17.5 18.5 .266 .503 .362 51.4
2021 Changeup -3.6 -9 248 10.8 77 .171 .257 .226 41.2 32.5 29.1 .202 .288 .241 19.1
2021 Curveball -0.7 -1 218 9.5 49 .245 .429 .287 34.1 44.9 25.6 .210 .378 .249 37.0
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 -0.2 0 53 2.3 15 .143 .214 .190 48.4 53.3 34.8 .121 .159 .160 16.7
2021 Split-Finger 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-Seam Fastball -1.6 -3 164 31.5 41 .297 .405 .345 25.3 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 6.9 5 68 13.1 20 .563 .813 .628 7.3 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 Split-Finger 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 481 1,796 -7 -5 5 8 1
2024 280 1,098 -3 -1 6 4 5
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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 1,743 45.8 73.6 82.5 38.7 54.4 41.9 42.0 54.7 28.3 6.2 84.3
2024 1,098 46.5 75.3 84.9 37.5 62.7 45.1 38.9 55.1 23.1 6.9 86.8
Player 7,996 45.3 76.6 79.7 38.2 56.4 42.1 42.7 55.6 29.1 6.2 87.6
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 29.8 47.2 24.8 7.3 76.2
! 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
Bat
Speed
Swing
Length
2020 50 69 53 45 48 27 43 25 52 65 54 35 31 3 78 36 49
2021 48 36 69 74 19 80 79 45 93 41 14 25 12 3 74 2 58
2022 93 92 96 94 69 98 94 88 81 82 24 37 18 8 53 82 4
2023 81 80 89 85 62 73 79 83 94 70 43 41 31 5 73 41 1
2024 78 81 85 80 54 79 69 85 91 88 46 23 56 8 57 6 1 93 26
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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 25 9 27.3
2022 24.1 22 27.2 -5 12 21 10 45.5
2023 24.3 18 19.0 -1 8 13 9 50.0
2024 24.6 11 11.6 -1 2 9 5 45.5
Player 24.0 89 91.2 -2 34 71 36 40.4

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 27 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 17 19 21 21 18 19 16 16 17 19 19 19 17 20 21 22 16 20 20 19 21 25 22 17 17 18 19 19 18 18
2024 11 9 10 12 12 13 13 14 9 10 10 11 11 11 13 10 13 13 11 13 13 8 15 12 12 12 9 11 14 12 12
Player 89 88 86 95 97 90 100 89 65 71 78 96 95 84 95 97 97 89 93 99 97 89 120 100 84 79 93 97 100 88 84
! 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 +/-   2024 +/-  
Exit Velocity 87.4 89.1 1.7 91.3 2.2 91.4 0.1 91.7 0.3
Launch Angle 10.8 16.3 5.5 15.9 -0.4 12.0 -3.9 10.5 -1.5
Barrel % 7.1 11.8 4.7 15.0 3.2 12.1 -2.9 10.0 -2.1
Hard Hit % 41.8 39.7 -2.1 46.3 6.6 44.9 -1.4 49.3 4.4
LA Sweet-Spot % 34.7 38.9 4.2 39.5 0.6 35.9 -3.6 33.3 -2.6
xBA .266 .245 -0.021 .277 0.032 .273 -0.004 .276 0.003
BA .333 .255 -0.078 .250 -0.005 .270 0.020 .269 -0.001
xwOBA .328 .326 -0.002 .362 0.036 .356 -0.006 .351 -0.005
wOBA .377 .335 -0.042 .316 -0.019 .333 0.017 .338 0.005
xSLG .430 .457 0.027 .509 0.052 .503 -0.006 .489 -0.014
SLG .492 .487 -0.005 .423 -0.064 .452 0.029 .465 0.013
K% 21.4 27.5 6.1 25.3 -2.2 22.8 -2.5 21.8 -1.0
BB% 7.9 7.0 -0.9 7.1 0.1 7.9 0.8 6.1 -1.8
Swing % 58.8 55.1 -3.7 56.2 1.1 54.7 -1.5 55.1 0.4
Whiff% 29.7 31.6 1.9 29.8 -1.8 28.3 -1.5 23.1 -5.2
In Zone % 45.8 44.8 -1.0 44.5 -0.3 45.8 1.3 46.5 0.7
Out of Zone % 54.2 55.2 1.0 55.5 0.3 54.2 -1.3 53.5 -0.7
Out of Zone Swing % 40.1 38.2 -1.9 37.8 -0.4 38.7 0.9 37.5 -1.2
First Pitch Swing % 46.4 41.7 -4.7 44.9 3.2 42.0 -2.9 38.9 -3.1
First Pitch Strike % 64.3 66.2 1.9 63.3 -2.9 66.7 3.4 63.6 -3.1
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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 580 31 5.3 .331 .390
2022 Shifts R 602 77 12.8 .307 .403
2023 Shades R 468 17 3.6 .320 .654
2024 Shades R 280 7 2.5 .335 .452
! 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 403 15.6 41.7% 0.0% 250 19.3 2.0% 0.8%
2024 262 16.2 30.9% 0.0% 152 18.4 2.6% 0.0%
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