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Santiago Espinal
3B | B/T: R/R | 5' 10" 181LBS | Age: 26

Draft: 2016 | Rd: 10, #298, Boston Red Sox | Miama Dade CC
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 213 193 24 56 2 15 5 .290 .354 .378 .732
2 Seasons 279 253 34 72 2 21 6 .285 .343 .368 .710
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .290 2 15 5 .732
2 Seasons .285 2 21 6 .710

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 26 266 46 1 2.2 87.3 104.4 14.5 45.7 .246 .345 .282 .283 .347 28.3 24.2 6.1
2021 27 786 165 3 1.8 84.5 102.9 13.3 33.3 .247 .322 .324 .289 .293 19.4 13.6 8.5
1052 211 4 1.9 85.1 104.4 13.6 36 .247 .328 .314 .288 .305 21.3 16.1 7.9
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .243 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.6 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 459 58.4 134 118 36 27 8 0 1 14 105 .305 .252 .398 .335 .346 .306 86.4 13 10.3 14.6
2021 Breaking 238 30.3 51 48 13 11 0 1 1 10 38 .271 .231 .375 .301 .300 .260 81.1 13 23.4 12.8
2021 Offspeed 89 11.3 28 27 7 6 1 0 0 5 22 .259 .253 .296 .306 .257 .262 78.1 8 23.5 13.9
2020 Fastballs 172 64.7 42 38 13 11 2 0 0 12 28 .342 .281 .395 .390 .331 .309 84.8 11 21.9 25.5
2020 Breaking 55 20.7 15 13 2 0 2 0 0 2 11 .154 .178 .308 .298 .258 .271 84.2 17 20.0 9.5
2020 Offspeed 39 14.7 9 9 1 1 0 0 0 2 7 .111 .197 .111 .226 .098 .186 79.7 10 40.0 14.3


Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2020 32.6 10.9 47.8 8.7 45.7 39.1 15.2 6.5 28.3 26.1 30.4 6.5 2.2
2021 44.8 20.6 23.6 10.9 35.8 30.9 33.3 4.8 32.7 30.9 27.3 2.4 1.8
42.2 18.5 28.9 10.4 37.9 32.7 29.4 5.2 31.8 29.9 28 3.3 1.9
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.5 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 -5.9 0 5 0.6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .573 .326 0
2021 Curveball -1.4 -1 75 9.5 19 .316 .421 .321 14.3 15.8 11.5 .25 .313 .247 18.8
2021 Cutter 0.4 0 77 9.8 19 .267 .4 .374 8.3 10.5 16.7 .242 .305 .338 15.4
2021 Changeup 0.7 1 84 10.7 27 .269 .308 .272 25 18.5 14.7 .254 .295 .26 9.5
2021 Slider -1.7 -3 162 20.6 31 .214 .321 .277 27.7 22.6 13.5 .221 .297 .271 9.5
2021 Sinker -3.9 -5 126 16 36 .281 .406 .343 8.1 5.6 9.5 .247 .37 .319 26.7
2021 4-Seamer 0 0 256 32.6 79 .324 .394 .351 11.9 12.7 15.9 .257 .325 .294 24.2
2020 Curveball 10 2 23 8.6 6 .4 .8 .533 0 0 0 .334 .589 .444 40
2020 Cutter -4.1 -2 40 15 8 .167 .167 .229 13.6 37.5 30 .162 .196 .236 0
2020 Changeup -1.6 -1 37 13.9 9 .111 .111 .2 42.1 22.2 16.7 .197 .226 .186 14.3
2020 Slider -3.8 -1 32 12 9 0 0 .078 33.3 22.2 18.2 .08 .115 .155 0
2020 Sinker 3.9 2 39 14.7 12 .5 .583 .479 22.7 16.7 20 .372 .455 .357 60
2020 4-Seamer -3.1 -3 93 35 22 .3 .35 .293 25 31.8 25.9 .261 .409 .306 28.6
2020 Splitter 1.9 0 2 0.8 0 0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2020 66 266 -1 -3 1 1 -2
2021 213 786 -12 -7 10 3 -7
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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 266 51.9 75.4 77.9 25 50 41.4 27.3 51.1 24.3 8.3 86.4
2021 786 51.5 67.7 89.8 27 67 44.3 27.2 48 15.4 7.8 77
1052 51.6 69.6 86.5 26.5 63 43.5 27.2 48.8 17.7 7.9 79.5
48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 29.1 47 24.6 7.2 76

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2020 57 86
2021 58 86
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2021 25.9 2 2 0 2 1 1 50

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2021 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
! 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 87.3 84.5 -2.8
Launch Angle 14.5 13.3 -1.2
Barrel % 2.2 1.8 -0.4
Hard Hit % 28.3 19.4 -8.9
Sweet Spot % 45.7 33.3 -12.4
xBA .246 .247 0.001
BA .267 .29 0.023
xwOBA .283 .289 0.006
wOBA .282 .324 0.042
xSLG .345 .322 -0.023
SLG .333 .378 0.045
K% 24.2 13.6 -10.6
BB% 6.1 8.5 2.4
Swing % 51.1 48 -3.1
Whiff% 24.3 15.4 -8.9
In Zone % 51.9 51.5 -0.4
Out of Zone % 48.1 48.5 0.4
Out of Zone Swing % 25 27 2
First Pitch Swing % 27.3 27.2 -0.1
First Pitch Strike % 65.2 58.7 -6.5
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2020 R 66 16 24.2 .263 .342
2021 R 194 27 13.9 .311 .518