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Sixto Sanchez
Popularity: ↑ 6%
P | B/T: R/R | 6' 0" 234LBS | Age: 22

MLB Pipeline Rank
Poor Avg Great

Stats

W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2020 3 2 3.46 7 7 0 39.0 33 1.21
1 Season 3 2 3.46 7 7 0 39.0 33 1.21
G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
2020 7 3-2 3.46 39.0 33 1.21
1 Season 7 3-2 3.46 39.0 33 1.21

Statcast Statistics

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit % K % BB % ERA xERA
2020 559 112 6 5.4 87.8 4.3 21.4 .214 .323 .280 .262 .293 38.4 20.9 7.0 3.46 3.09
ALL 559 112 6 5.4 87.8 4.3 21.4 .214 .323 .280 .262 .293 38.4 20.9 7.0
MLB 43640 6.4 88.3 11.9 32.8 .250 .414 .317 .321 .376 34.9 21.8 8.3

Statcast Pitch Arsenal

Sanchez relies on 5 pitches.
Changeup
(26.7%) ,
Sinker
(24%) ,
4-Seam Fastball
(23.8%) ,
Slider
(17.2%) ,
Curveball
(8.4%) ,


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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # # RHB # LHB % MPH PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Spin Whiff% PutAway%
2020 Changeup 149 51 98 26.7 89.0 58 54 8 8 0 0 0 18 37 .148 .165 .148 .197 .156 .192 89.6 -2 1800 28.0 28.1
2020 Sinker 134 69 65 24.0 96.6 41 38 14 13 1 0 0 3 35 .368 .258 .395 .300 .356 .275 83.7 -2 2098 14.9 13.0
2020 4-Seam Fastball 133 73 60 23.8 98.5 26 23 5 1 2 0 2 8 15 .217 .210 .565 .586 .356 .349 95.6 25 2164 29.8 17.0
2020 Slider 96 74 22 17.2 89.1 21 18 7 6 0 0 1 1 17 .389 .327 .556 .510 .441 .398 89.1 8 2371 23.3 6.3
2020 Curveball 47 28 19 8.4 85.8 11 11 2 2 0 0 0 3 8 .182 .125 .182 .169 .158 .122 80.1 14 2455 34.8 23.1


Pitch Movement


How this works: Every pitch is affected by the forces of gravity, which means that every pitch drops on its way from the mound to the plate. These numbers are reported with gravity, which makes them larger and different than other pitch movement numbers you may have seen. Since gravity requires time, and slower pitches aren’t ‘better’ just because they have more time to move, the movement of a pitch is compared to ‘average’ movement by comparing it to other MLB pitch types within +/- 2 MPH and from within +/- 0.5 feet of extension and release.
Vertical Movement (inches) Horizontal Movement (inches)
Year Pitch Team Hand # MPH Inches of Drop vs Avg % vs Avg Inches of Break vs Avg % Break vs Avg
2020 Slider MIA R 95 89.1 29.8 -1.3 -4 4.6 1.2 38
2020 Sinker MIA R 134 96.6 24.3 4.2 21 17.3 1.9 12
2020 4-Seamer MIA R 133 98.5 14.8 -2.2 -18 10.3 2.6 33
2020 Curveball MIA R 47 85.8 38.1 -6.4 -14 8.1 -0.1 -1
2020 Changeup MIA R 149 89 31.1 1.5 5 17.1 2.7 19
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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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 %
2020 Curveball -2.3 -1 47 8.4 11 .182 .182 .164 34.8 27.3 23.1 .125 .169 .122 0.0
2020 Slider 0.9 1 96 17.2 21 .389 .556 .452 23.3 4.8 6.3 .327 .510 .398 35.3
2020 4-Seamer 1.3 2 133 23.8 26 .217 .565 .365 29.8 30.8 17.0 .210 .586 .351 60.0
2020 Sinker 1.5 2 134 24.0 41 .368 .395 .367 14.9 7.3 13.0 .258 .300 .275 37.1
2020 Changeup -4.8 -7 149 26.7 58 .148 .148 .160 28.0 31.0 28.1 .165 .197 .192 40.5
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Spin Direction

Year Pitch Type Pitches MPH Active Spin % Total Movement (In.) Observed Spin-Based Gap Observed Spin-Based
2020 Sinker 134 96.6 86 18.6 2:30 1:45 -45
2020 Slider 96 89.1 29 6.4 10:15 11:00 45
2020 4-Seam Fastball 133 98.5 92 16.7 1:15 1:30 15
2020 Curveball 47 85.8 34 9.0 8:30 9:15 45
2020 Changeup 149 89.0 92 18.0 2:45 2:00 -45
! Note: This table is showing data from the PITCHER perspective.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2020 191 692 -3 -7 5 3 -3
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Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Strike % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2020 559 50.8 71.1 81.7 34.5 61.1 43.6 66.5 53.1 24.9 7.3 78.0
ALL 559 50.8 71.1 81.7 34.5 61.1 43.6 66.5 53.1 24.9 7.3 78.0
MLB 48.4 66.1 82.8 28.2 59.4 42.6 60.6 46.6 24.5 7.2 75.1

Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2020 58.0 13.4 20.5 8.0 37.5 35.7 26.8 8.0 41.1 23.2 20.5 1.8 5.4
ALL 58.0 13.4 20.5 8.0 37.5 35.7 26.8 8.0 41.1 23.2 20.5 1.8 5.4
MLB 45.3 22.0 25.7 7.1 36.6 38.0 25.5 3.2 33.6 24.3 24.6 5.6 6.4

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% xERA FB Velo FB Spin CB Spin
2020 84 76 81 85 82 46 70 58 43 34 70 37 84 97 18 43
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2020 24.7 3 4.5 -1.5 3 5 1 33.3

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2020 3 5 6 5 6 5 3 4 4 5 6 6 2 3 3 5 3 4 6 5 1 4 4 5 5 7 5 4 4 3 7
! 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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Statcast Shift Statistics

vs RHHvs LHH
YearPAwOBAPAShifts%PAShifts%
2020 157 .280 84 36 42.9 73 29 39.7

Pitch Distribution