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 195 173 24 45 8 5 .260 .328 .457 .785
3 Seasons 1,224 1,085 153 296 42 20 .273 .345 .462 .807
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .262 14 9 .769
2023 .285 20 6 .842
2024 .260 8 5 .785
3 Seasons .273 42 20 .807
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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 29 803 125 15 12.0 7.7 92.7 115.0 17.3 36.8 .262 .494 .342 .355 .448 52.8 26.2 7.7
Player 5124 807 88 10.9 7.2 91.0 115.0 12.0 36.7 .266 .455 .347 .346 .419 46.3 23.8 9.5
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 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 32.8 36.0 27.2 4.0 30.4 41.6 28.0 1.6 20.8 30.4 24.0 11.2 12.0 7.7
Player 40.9 26.4 27.9 4.8 32.8 40.4 26.8 2.6 29.2 23.9 25.0 7.7 10.9 7.2
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 4.7
! 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 3 271 33.7 57 .240 .420 .332 21.7 26.3 18.3 .254 .578 .390 65.7
2024 Slider 0.7 1 133 16.6 40 .250 .556 .354 33.3 32.5 27.1 .170 .355 .262 41.7
2024 Sinker 3.3 4 126 15.7 36 .414 .552 .457 12.2 11.1 15.4 .421 .585 .471 65.4
2024 Curveball 0.3 0 77 9.6 18 .125 .313 .339 29.2 16.7 12.5 .242 .445 .336 30.8
2024 Changeup -0.9 -1 77 9.6 17 .188 .188 .159 32.3 47.1 22.9 .191 .259 .188 44.4
2024 Cutter 4.5 2 50 6.2 15 .400 .867 .530 17.4 20.0 27.3 .440 .986 .597 58.3
2024 Sweeper 2.6 1 37 4.6 4 .250 .250 .225 14.3 25.0 6.7 .168 .188 .157 33.3
2024 Split-Finger -3.7 -1 32 4.0 8 .000 .000 .088 55.6 50.0 25.0 .006 .011 .094 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 .210 .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 195 803 0 -2 7 5 10
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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 803 49.6 58.5 82.4 22.5 54.9 40.3 11.3 40.3 25.3 7.7 67.7
Player 5,124 50.8 58.9 83.9 20.8 58.8 42.7 12.7 40.1 22.5 7.6 69.9
MLB 48.6 67.0 82.0 28.4 57.9 42.6 29.7 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 81 63 89 89 66 65 83 93 97 94 22 44 44 83 82 21 85
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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 9.2 -1 4 9 2 25.0
Player 21.7 42 41.2 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 7 9 9 11 10 11 9 9 8 9 11 5 9 9 9 8 10 8 10 10 8 12 12 8 8 8 9 12 9 10
Player 42 34 34 42 41 41 44 37 33 34 39 41 38 38 43 45 44 41 44 44 46 42 56 53 34 35 42 44 50 37 39
! 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 92.7 1.3
Launch Angle 11.2 10.8 -0.4 17.3 6.5
Barrel % 11.0 10.5 -0.5 12.0 1.5
Hard Hit % 41.3 48.0 6.7 52.8 4.8
LA Sweet-Spot % 36.9 36.5 -0.4 36.8 0.3
xBA .247 .283 0.036 .262 -0.021
BA .262 .285 0.023 .260 -0.025
xwOBA .326 .357 0.031 .355 -0.002
wOBA .334 .358 0.024 .342 -0.016
xSLG .418 .469 0.051 .494 0.025
SLG .433 .485 0.052 .457 -0.028
K% 24.7 22.3 -2.4 26.2 3.9
BB% 9.4 10.1 0.7 7.7 -2.4
Swing % 39.0 40.9 1.9 40.3 -0.6
Whiff% 22.8 21.3 -1.5 25.3 4.0
In Zone % 50.2 51.8 1.6 49.6 -2.2
Out of Zone % 49.8 48.2 -1.6 50.4 2.2
Out of Zone Swing % 21.3 19.8 -1.5 22.5 2.7
First Pitch Swing % 12.3 13.4 1.1 11.3 -2.1
First Pitch Strike % 60.3 60.0 -0.3 56.4 -3.6
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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 195 20 10.3 .356 .218
! 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 212 15.5 38.7% 0.5% 134 18.7 7.5% 1.5%
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