Sam Travis
1B | B/T: R/R | 6' 0" 220LBS | Age: 29

Draft: 2014 | Rd: 2, #67, Boston Red Sox | Indiana

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 157 144 17 31 6 16 2 .215 .274 .382 .656
3 Seasons 278 256 35 59 7 24 3 .230 .288 .371 .659
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2019 .215 6 16 2 .656
3 Seasons .230 7 24 3 .659

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%
2017 23 366 53 0 0.0 0.0 88.4 107.3 7.8 35.8 .236 .334 .296 .283 .352 37.7 27.7 7.2
2018 24 158 26 0 0.0 0.0 88.1 104.9 2.0 26.9 .206 .291 .281 .242 .300 30.8 26.3 5.3
2019 25 625 109 8 7.3 5.1 89.1 110.4 8.0 26.6 .221 .383 .273 .286 .346 39.8 22.9 7.0
Player 1149 188 8 4.3 2.9 88.7 110.4 7.1 29.3 .224 .355 .281 .279 .341 37.9 24.8 6.8
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
2017 50.9 20.8 26.4 1.9 28.3 45.3 26.4 1.9 39.6 20.8 28.3 9.4 0.0 0.0
2018 57.7 19.2 19.2 3.8 34.6 46.2 19.2 3.8 46.2 15.4 23.1 11.5 0.0 0.0
2019 56.0 23.9 11.9 8.3 28.4 45.0 26.6 2.8 36.7 24.8 21.1 1.8 7.3 5.1
Player 54.8 22.3 17.0 5.9 29.3 45.2 25.5 2.7 38.8 22.3 23.4 5.3 4.3 2.9
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 %
2019 4-Seamer -0.7 -2 242 38.7 31 .259 .481 .363 18.8 25.8 10.8 .318 .497 .394 68.4
2019 Changeup -4.2 -4 98 15.7 37 .094 .281 .208 33.3 24.3 33.3 .156 .291 .247 29.2
2019 Slider 0.9 1 92 14.7 29 .286 .393 .341 27.7 31.0 25.0 .245 .439 .302 42.1
2019 Sinker 0.7 0 66 10.6 18 .235 .588 .361 10.3 16.7 20.0 .275 .598 .380 42.9
2019 Curveball -0.4 0 56 9.0 20 .250 .400 .323 19.4 15.0 13.0 .184 .283 .201 23.5
2019 Cutter -1.8 -1 40 6.4 12 .167 .167 .225 20.8 25.0 21.4 .128 .149 .122 22.2
2019 Splitter -8.0 0 4 0.6 1 .000 .000 .000 33.3 0.0 0.0 .186 .192 .195 100.0
2018 4-Seamer -0.8 0 57 36.1 18 .235 .353 .278 34.5 44.4 32.0 .162 .200 .188 22.2
2018 Sinker -3.3 -1 37 23.4 8 .125 .125 .225 26.3 12.5 12.5 .172 .186 .166 28.6
2018 Slider 2.8 1 31 19.6 6 .333 .833 .483 16.7 16.7 8.3 .318 .496 .345 40.0
2018 Curveball 0.1 0 17 10.8 1 .000 .000 .000 25.0 0.0 0.0 .049 .049 .066 0.0
2018 Changeup 1.2 0 14 8.9 4 .333 .667 .488 16.7 0.0 0.0 .412 .815 .565 66.7
2018 Cutter -9.6 0 2 1.3 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 0.0 0.0 .111 .138 .101 0.0
2017 4-Seamer -1.6 -2 101 27.6 21 .250 .350 .281 26.2 42.9 31.0 .235 .366 .278 54.5
2017 Sinker -0.6 -1 96 26.2 25 .381 .429 .414 15.2 8.0 10.0 .322 .362 .364 26.3
2017 Slider -0.8 -1 65 17.8 12 .200 .200 .267 28.6 25.0 11.1 .155 .206 .247 42.9
2017 Changeup -1.8 -1 48 13.1 11 .182 .273 .195 52.2 36.4 33.3 .178 .391 .238 42.9
2017 Curveball -2.7 -1 26 7.1 4 .250 .500 .313 28.6 50.0 28.6 .267 .298 .248 100.0
2017 Cutter -1.6 0 21 5.7 8 .250 .375 .269 18.2 12.5 12.5 .240 .357 .254 14.3
2017 Splitter -3.9 0 8 2.2 2 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 33.3 -- -- .000 --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2017 83 365 -5 -5 3 2 -5
2018 38 158 1 -3 1 0 -1
2019 148 598 -4 -6 2 2 -6
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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 %
2017 366 51.0 60.2 75.9 15.6 50.0 44.9 20.5 38.5 29.8 10.1 67.6
2018 158 52.5 62.7 78.8 26.7 55.0 41.8 23.7 45.6 27.8 8.9 78.6
2019 625 48.5 71.7 82.7 35.1 67.6 42.0 31.4 52.6 22.2 7.9 76.6
Player 1,149 49.9 66.5 80.1 27.8 62.8 42.9 27.1 47.2 24.9 8.7 73.5
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
2017 55 53
2018 40 51
2019 73 64
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2017 -- 0 1.9 -2 1 2 0 --
2018 -- 1 0.0 1 1 0 0 0.0
2019 21.8 6 5.9 0 3 2 4 66.7
Player 21.8 7 7.8 -1 5 4 4 57.1

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2017 0 1 3 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 1 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 1 1 2 2 2 3 1 2 1 3
2018 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019 6 6 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 4 5 6 5 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 5 6 6 7 6 6
Player 7 7 11 8 8 7 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 6 7 8 7 8 8 8 9 7 7 8 8 7 9 7 9 7 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 88.4 88.1 -0.3 1
Launch Angle 7.8 2 -5.8 6
Barrel % 0 0 0 7.3
Hard Hit % 37.7 30.8 -6.9 9
Sweet Spot % 35.8 26.9 -8.9 -0.3
xBA .236 .206 -0.03 0.015
BA .263 .222 -0.041 -0.007
xwOBA .283 .242 -0.041 0.044
wOBA .296 .281 -0.015 -0.008
xSLG .334 .291 -0.042 0.092
SLG .342 .389 0.047 -0.007
K% 27.7 26.3 -1.4 -3.4
BB% 7.2 5.3 -1.9 1.7
Swing % 38.5 45.6 7.1 7
Whiff% 29.8 27.8 -2 -5.6
In Zone % 51 52.5 1.5 -4
Out of Zone % 49 47.5 -1.5 4
Out of Zone Swing % 15.6 26.7 11.1 8.4
First Pitch Swing % 20.5 23.7 3.2 7.7
First Pitch Strike % 67.5 73.7 6.2 -12.8
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2017 R 83 0 0.0 .296
2018 R 38 1 2.6 .288 .000
2019 R 148 1 0.7 .270 .870

Pitch Tempo