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Scott Van Slyke
LF | B/T: R/R | 6' 4" 215LBS | Age: 35

Draft: 2005 | Rd: 14, #436, Los Angeles Dodgers | John Burroughs HS, MO
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2017 48 41 6 5 2 3 1 .122 .250 .293 .543
6 Seasons 869 760 84 184 29 95 11 .242 .326 .417 .744
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2017 .122 2 3 1 .543
6 Seasons .242 29 95 11 .744

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%
2015 29 950 164 9 5.5 88.2 108.5 17.1 32.3 .203 .344 .305 .282 .327 31.7 24.5 9.1
2016 30 401 79 6 7.6 86 108.3 15.6 36.7 .272 .448 .267 .342 .404 35.4 21.2 4.4
2017 31 200 26 4 15.4 86.5 107.7 17.9 38.5 .200 .398 .236 .304 .390 42.3 31.3 14.6
1551 269 19 7.1 87.4 108.5 16.7 34.2 .222 .379 .287 .301 .356 33.8 24.4 8.5
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .243 .403 .317 .313 .363 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%
2017 Fastballs 152 76.0 34 29 4 2 0 0 2 10 19 .138 .182 .345 .422 .270 .313 85.6 20 24.1 32.3
2017 Breaking 35 17.5 10 9 0 0 0 0 0 4 5 .000 .225 .000 .310 .069 .274 86.3 18 28.6 36.4
2017 Offspeed 13 6.5 3 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 2 .333 .296 .667 .433 .411 .307 95.3 -4 0.0 33.3
2016 Fastballs 263 65.9 71 63 16 12 3 0 1 12 51 .254 .284 .349 .477 .309 .367 86.3 18 21.3 17.9
2016 Breaking 103 25.8 25 24 3 3 0 0 0 9 16 .125 .270 .125 .461 .105 .322 86.0 16 29.8 25.7
2016 Offspeed 33 8.3 16 15 4 1 3 0 0 3 12 .267 .223 .467 .307 .331 .261 84.7 6 36.4 42.9
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2015 40.2 22.6 23.8 13.4 47.6 34.8 17.7 2.4 32.3 29.3 20.1 9.1 5.5
2016 39.2 19 30.4 11.4 35.4 43 21.5 5.1 25.3 22.8 30.4 6.3 7.6
2017 30.8 42.3 19.2 7.7 50 30.8 19.2 11.5 19.2 34.6 11.5 7.7 15.4
39 23.4 25.3 12.3 44.2 36.8 19 4.1 29 27.9 22.3 8.2 7.1
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 %
2017 Curveball -3.7 0 8 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .425 .469 .389 0
2017 Changeup -3.7 0 13 6.5 3 .333 .667 .417 0 33.3 33.3 .296 .433 .307 50
2017 Cutter 3.5 0 12 6 4 .25 1 .5 66.7 50 50 .206 .623 .332 50
2017 Slider -3.6 -1 27 13.5 8 0 0 .088 36.4 50 44.4 .168 .265 .246 66.7
2017 Sinker 0.1 0 47 23.5 12 .1 .1 .267 29.4 25 25 .135 .262 .254 42.9
2017 4-Seamer -1.9 -2 93 46.5 18 .133 .333 .278 14.3 27.8 33.3 .207 .475 .35 40
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2012 57 218 2 -5 1 1 -2
2013 152 632 -8 0 6 3 1
2014 243 967 3 -5 5 4 7
2015 251 945 -3 -8 3 4 -3
2016 112 399 -4 -6 2 2 -6
2017 47 200 -5 -1 3 1 -3
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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 %
2015 950 49.1 69.3 77.7 25.1 53.7 42 30.4 46.7 28.4 8.1 81.8
2016 401 49.9 66.5 80.5 28.9 62.1 43.9 28.3 47.6 25.1 7.5 66.7
2017 200 49.5 61.6 77 14.9 66.7 39.5 18.8 38 23.7 5 50
1551 49.4 67.6 78.3 24.7 57.2 42.2 28.5 45.8 27 7.5 75.2
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
2015 66
2016 58
2017 50
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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-  
Exit Velocity 88.2 86 -2.2 0.5 undefined undefined
Launch Angle 17.1 15.6 -1.5 2.3 undefined undefined
Barrel % 5.5 7.6 2.1 7.8 undefined undefined
Hard Hit % 31.7 35.4 3.7 6.9 undefined undefined
Sweet Spot % 32.3 36.7 4.4 1.8 undefined undefined
xBA .203 .272 0.069 -0.072 undefined undefined
BA .239 .225 -0.014 -0.103 undefined undefined
xwOBA .282 .342 0.06 -0.038 undefined undefined
wOBA .305 .267 -0.038 -0.031 undefined undefined
xSLG .344 .448 0.104 -0.05 undefined undefined
SLG .383 .314 -0.069 -0.021 undefined undefined
K% 24.5 21.2 -3.3 10.1 undefined undefined
BB% 9.1 4.4 -4.7 10.2 undefined undefined
Swing % 46.7 47.6 0.9 -9.6 undefined undefined
Whiff% 28.4 25.1 -3.3 -1.4 undefined undefined
In Zone % 49.1 49.9 0.8 -0.4 undefined undefined
Out of Zone % 50.9 50.1 -0.8 0.4 undefined undefined
Out of Zone Swing % 25.1 28.9 3.8 -14 undefined undefined
First Pitch Swing % 30.4 28.3 -2.1 -9.5 undefined undefined
First Pitch Strike % 61.3 56.6 -4.7 -14.9 undefined undefined
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 110 27 24.5 .252 .333
2017 R 47 4 8.5 .258 .000