Seiya Suzuki
RF | Bats/Throws: R/R | 5' 11" 182LBS | Age: 29
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 446 397 54 104 14 9 .262 .336 .433 .769
2023 583 515 75 147 20 6 .285 .357 .485 .842
2024 224 197 27 53 8 7 .269 .344 .452 .796
3 Seasons 1,253 1,109 156 304 42 22 .274 .347 .461 .808
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .262 14 9 .769
2023 .285 20 6 .842
2024 .269 8 7 .796
3 Seasons .274 42 22 .808
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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%
2022 27 1876 290 32 11.0 7.2 89.6 111.3 11.2 36.9 .247 .418 .334 .326 .397 41.3 24.7 9.4
2023 28 2445 392 41 10.5 7.0 91.4 114.6 10.8 36.5 .283 .469 .358 .357 .425 48.0 22.3 10.1
2024 29 910 138 16 11.6 7.3 93.2 115.0 16.6 37.7 .264 .484 .344 .357 .448 52.9 26.4 8.6
Player 5231 820 89 10.9 7.1 91.1 115.0 11.9 36.8 .267 .454 .347 .346 .419 46.5 23.9 9.6
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
2022 40.7 25.5 27.2 6.6 28.3 38.6 33.1 2.4 31.0 26.2 22.4 5.5 11.0 7.2
2023 43.6 24.0 28.6 3.8 37.0 41.3 21.7 3.1 30.6 20.2 27.3 8.2 10.5 7.0
2024 34.1 34.1 28.3 3.6 31.9 42.0 26.1 1.4 20.3 29.7 26.1 10.9 11.6 7.3
Player 41.0 26.2 28.0 4.8 33.0 40.5 26.5 2.6 29.0 23.9 25.4 7.7 10.9 7.1
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 1.3 4 290 31.9 61 .264 .434 .352 23.4 26.2 18.2 .260 .569 .393 64.9
2024 Sinker 2.7 5 167 18.4 43 .394 .515 .452 10.0 14.0 13.6 .391 .538 .458 67.9
2024 Slider 1.2 2 146 16.0 44 .275 .550 .363 32.8 31.8 26.4 .177 .348 .259 40.7
2024 Changeup 0.5 0 90 9.9 22 .200 .250 .252 26.3 36.4 20.0 .271 .399 .297 53.8
2024 Curveball 0.0 0 88 9.7 20 .111 .278 .305 28.6 20.0 12.9 .225 .413 .313 28.6
2024 Cutter 4.3 2 51 5.6 15 .400 .867 .530 16.7 20.0 27.3 .440 .986 .597 58.3
2024 Sweeper 0.9 0 44 4.8 6 .167 .167 .150 30.0 33.3 11.1 .182 .217 .174 25.0
2024 Split-Finger -4.1 -1 34 3.7 9 .000 .000 .078 60.0 55.6 29.4 .005 .010 .084 0.0
2023 4-Seam Fastball -0.9 -6 673 27.5 132 .259 .411 .352 24.7 32.6 21.7 .268 .501 .383 68.6
2023 Sinker 0.8 4 533 21.8 143 .333 .524 .409 9.7 14.0 18.3 .321 .481 .381 55.1
2023 Slider 1.0 4 431 17.6 95 .306 .612 .396 28.2 22.1 14.4 .277 .519 .355 44.8
2023 Changeup 1.2 3 246 10.1 58 .185 .315 .277 27.2 24.1 15.7 .243 .344 .281 30.0
2023 Cutter -0.4 -1 201 8.2 51 .238 .405 .336 18.2 25.5 28.9 .267 .421 .368 43.3
2023 Curveball -0.1 0 180 7.4 53 .314 .392 .301 16.9 18.9 14.5 .276 .344 .273 31.0
2023 Sweeper -1.1 -1 132 5.4 35 .235 .500 .320 28.1 20.0 15.2 .252 .511 .331 29.6
2023 Split-Finger 13.6 4 27 1.1 7 .667 1.500 .871 8.3 14.3 6.7 .430 .938 .588 60.0
2023 Slurve 7.6 1 17 0.7 4 .333 .667 .488 11.1 0.0 0.0 .426 .547 .492 33.3
2023 Knuckleball 1.9 0 1 0.0 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2023 Screwball -20.1 0 1 0.0 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
2022 4-Seam Fastball 0.6 3 581 31.0 124 .318 .523 .408 16.9 21.0 14.4 .284 .517 .386 54.9
2022 Sinker 0.3 1 351 18.7 96 .318 .511 .405 12.6 19.8 26.8 .296 .519 .386 48.6
2022 Slider 0.5 2 345 18.4 82 .176 .311 .299 33.8 30.5 21.6 .192 .290 .257 26.5
2022 Curveball 0.8 1 160 8.5 29 .286 .464 .364 17.0 31.0 18.4 .211 .334 .250 36.8
2022 Cutter -1.1 -2 157 8.4 39 .229 .314 .288 30.1 23.1 18.8 .206 .238 .229 29.6
2022 Changeup 0.4 1 152 8.1 39 .176 .265 .279 27.1 25.6 16.4 .239 .417 .333 33.3
2022 Sweeper -0.9 -1 82 4.4 20 .158 .368 .243 43.3 50.0 24.4 .146 .276 .206 22.2
2022 Split-Finger -8.4 -1 16 0.9 5 .200 .200 .180 36.4 20.0 12.5 .146 .175 .141 0.0
2022 Slurve 11.3 0 4 0.2 1 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 0.0 .883 1.016 .844 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2022 438 1,856 -6 -15 17 9 6
2023 580 2,445 -9 -9 19 8 9
2024 220 910 1 -3 8 6 12
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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 %
2022 1,876 50.2 56.8 84.1 21.3 58.4 44.0 12.3 39.0 22.8 7.0 66.2
2023 2,445 51.8 60.5 84.2 19.8 60.7 42.5 13.4 40.9 21.3 7.9 73.2
2024 910 49.3 59.0 82.3 21.7 55.0 41.0 12.3 40.1 25.2 7.5 69.1
Player 5,231 50.8 59.0 83.8 20.7 58.8 42.8 12.8 40.1 22.5 7.5 70.2
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
2022 63 49 65 65 60 63 77 63 75 58 27 66 60 90 77 16 82
2023 82 89 77 65 85 77 68 83 94 84 47 71 72 91 79 75 88
2024 82 65 83 83 73 65 80 95 97 95 22 54 45 87 81 24 85 69 50
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2022 21.0 14 11.2 3 11 9 3 21.4
2023 21.8 20 20.8 -1 5 16 8 40.0
2024 22.3 8 8.9 -1 4 9 2 25.0
Player 21.7 42 40.8 1 20 34 13 31.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2022 14 10 9 13 10 10 11 10 6 7 8 10 14 10 10 15 11 10 13 10 14 14 17 16 9 8 13 13 16 9 9
2023 20 17 16 20 20 21 22 18 18 19 22 20 19 19 24 21 25 21 23 24 22 20 27 25 17 19 21 22 22 19 20
2024 8 6 7 9 11 10 9 9 7 8 9 11 5 9 9 8 8 10 8 10 10 9 12 10 7 8 7 9 11 9 11
Player 42 33 32 42 41 41 42 37 31 34 39 41 38 38 43 44 44 41 44 44 46 43 56 51 33 35 41 44 49 37 40
! 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 2022 2023 +/-   2024 +/-  
Exit Velocity 89.6 91.4 1.8 93.2 1.8
Launch Angle 11.2 10.8 -0.4 16.6 5.8
Barrel % 11.0 10.5 -0.5 11.6 1.1
Hard Hit % 41.3 48.0 6.7 52.9 4.9
LA Sweet-Spot % 36.9 36.5 -0.4 37.7 1.2
xBA .247 .283 0.036 .264 -0.019
BA .262 .285 0.023 .264 -0.021
xwOBA .326 .357 0.031 .357 0.000
wOBA .334 .358 0.024 .344 -0.014
xSLG .418 .469 0.051 .484 0.015
SLG .433 .485 0.052 .446 -0.039
K% 24.7 22.3 -2.4 26.4 4.1
BB% 9.4 10.1 0.7 8.6 -1.5
Swing % 39.0 40.9 1.9 40.1 -0.8
Whiff% 22.8 21.3 -1.5 25.2 3.9
In Zone % 50.2 51.8 1.6 49.3 -2.5
Out of Zone % 49.8 48.2 -1.6 50.7 2.5
Out of Zone Swing % 21.3 19.8 -1.5 21.7 1.9
First Pitch Swing % 12.3 13.4 1.1 12.3 -1.1
First Pitch Strike % 60.3 60.0 -0.3 57.3 -2.7
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2022 Shifts R 436 27 6.2 .340 .236
2023 Shades R 570 13 2.3 .367 .257
2024 Shades R 220 20 9.1 .357 .217
! 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 %
2022 622 17.2 26.0% 1.1% 361 22.7 1.4% 8.3%
2023 713 15.1 48.5% 0.1% 531 18.7 5.1% 0.4%
2024 278 15.5 38.5% 0.4% 172 18.7 6.4% 1.2%
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