Spencer Horwitz
2B | Bats/Throws: L/R | 5' 10" 190LBS | Age: 26
Draft: 2019 | Rd: 24, #717, Toronto Blue Jays | Radford
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2023 44 39 5 10 1 0 .256 .341 .385 .726
2024 133 112 15 35 4 0 .313 .414 .464 .878
2 Seasons 177 151 20 45 5 0 .298 .395 .444 .839
AVG HR SB OPS
2023 .256 1 0 .726
2024 .313 4 0 .878
2 Seasons .298 5 0 .839
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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%
2023 25 169 27 2 7.4 4.5 87.0 103.5 1.5 37.0 .219 .354 .322 .296 .352 37.0 27.3 9.1
2024 26 544 94 8 8.5 6.0 89.3 106.5 15.6 42.6 .301 .479 .384 .386 .402 36.2 14.3 12.0
Player 713 121 10 8.3 5.6 88.8 106.5 12.5 41.3 .280 .447 .369 .364 .390 36.4 17.5 11.3
MLB 7.0 4.8 88.5 122.4 12.3 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .315 .369 36.5 22.2 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
2023 63.0 18.5 18.5 0.0 48.1 33.3 18.5 7.4 48.1 14.8 22.2 0.0 7.4 4.5
2024 38.3 24.5 28.7 8.5 36.2 31.9 31.9 0.0 29.8 21.3 31.9 8.5 8.5 6.0
Player 43.8 23.1 26.4 6.6 38.8 32.2 28.9 1.7 33.9 19.8 29.8 6.6 8.3 5.6
MLB 44.5 23.6 24.8 7.0 37.1 37.5 25.3 3.9 32.7 24.8 24.4 5.8 7.0 4.8
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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 %
2024 4-Seam Fastball 0.8 1 156 28.7 38 .313 .469 .395 16.0 10.5 7.8 .275 .405 .356 28.6
2024 Slider 2.1 2 96 17.6 30 .174 .261 .307 17.5 16.7 12.5 .228 .450 .381 44.4
2024 Sinker 3.0 3 95 17.5 19 .500 .688 .547 16.7 5.3 4.5 .387 .613 .470 26.7
2024 Changeup 0.0 0 58 10.7 19 .222 .222 .226 16.1 31.6 23.1 .308 .360 .312 50.0
2024 Cutter -2.0 -1 47 8.6 9 .286 .286 .278 20.0 0.0 0.0 .346 .512 .425 37.5
2024 Curveball 5.7 3 44 8.1 9 .500 1.000 .639 16.7 22.2 10.5 .388 .739 .497 33.3
2024 Split-Finger 0.4 0 29 5.3 6 .333 .333 .300 7.7 16.7 7.1 .259 .307 .244 20.0
2024 Sweeper 4.1 1 18 3.3 2 .500 2.000 1.000 12.5 0.0 0.0 .434 1.358 .730 100.0
2024 Slurve 8.9 0 1 0.2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2023 4-Seam Fastball -0.8 0 42 24.9 15 .286 .571 .383 16.7 13.3 20.0 .260 .491 .341 25.0
2023 Sinker 1.0 0 37 21.9 10 .375 .375 .410 0.0 30.0 27.3 .266 .306 .343 60.0
2023 Slider -0.7 0 35 20.7 6 .333 .500 .358 40.0 33.3 13.3 .267 .532 .335 50.0
2023 Changeup 0.4 0 28 16.6 5 .000 .000 .140 28.6 20.0 9.1 .207 .230 .290 33.3
2023 Curveball -2.0 0 15 8.9 4 .000 .000 .175 57.1 25.0 16.7 .047 .059 .207 0.0
2023 Cutter 20.1 1 4 2.4 2 .500 .500 .450 50.0 50.0 100.0 .093 .093 .085 100.0
2023 Sweeper 0.7 0 4 2.4 -- -- -- 50.0 -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2023 Split-Finger -4.6 0 3 1.8 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
2023 Slurve -15.2 0 1 0.6 1 .000 .000 .000 100.0 100.0 100.0 -- -- .000 --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2023 44 169 0 -2 1 1 0
2024 132 544 -6 9 3 3 9
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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 %
2023 169 51.5 69.0 83.3 25.6 38.1 40.8 34.1 47.9 28.4 9.5 75.0
2024 544 50.0 65.4 87.1 27.2 75.7 45.4 26.5 46.3 16.3 8.5 69.6
Player 713 50.4 66.3 86.1 26.8 67.4 44.3 28.4 46.7 19.2 8.7 71.0
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
2023 9 8
2024 25 7 5
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Expected Home Runs

Adjusted

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2023 26.6 1 1.4 0 0 2 0 0.0
2024 24.8 4 3.4 1 1 4 1 25.0
Player 25.1 5 4.9 0 1 6 1 20.0
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Expected Home Runs by Park

Adjusted

Year HR
2023 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 2 2 1 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 0
2024 4 5 2 4 4 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 4 3 3 3 3 3 2 4 3 3 4 5 4 3 3 4 4 3 4
Player 5 6 4 6 5 4 5 6 4 4 4 4 6 4 4 5 5 4 4 6 5 4 6 7 5 4 5 6 6 4 4
Note: xHR tells how many of this player's home runs would have been out of other stadiums. The "Adjusted" view here accounts for different wall heights, distances and environmental effects using Statcast Park Factor data.
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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2023 2024 +/-  
Exit Velocity 87.0 89.3 2.3
Launch Angle 1.5 15.6 14.1
Barrel % 7.4 8.5 1.1
Hard Hit % 37.0 36.2 -0.8
LA Sweet-Spot % 37.0 42.6 5.6
xBA .219 .301 0.082
BA .256 .313 0.057
xwOBA .296 .386 0.090
wOBA .322 .384 0.062
xSLG .354 .479 0.125
SLG .385 .464 0.079
K% 27.3 14.3 -13.0
BB% 9.1 12.0 2.9
Swing % 47.9 46.3 -1.6
Whiff% 28.4 16.3 -12.1
In Zone % 51.5 50.0 -1.5
Out of Zone % 48.5 50.0 1.5
Out of Zone Swing % 25.6 27.2 1.6
First Pitch Swing % 34.1 26.5 -7.6
First Pitch Strike % 65.9 63.6 -2.3
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Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2023 Shades L 44 21 47.7 .284 .364
2024 Shades L 132 77 58.3 .387 .382
! 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 %
2023 41 15.8 36.6% 0.0% 32 19.4 3.1% 0.0%
2024 172 14.9 54.7% 0.6% 61 18.0 9.8% 3.3%
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