Steve Pearce
1B | B/T: R/R | 5' 11" 200LBS | Age: 39

Draft: 2005 | Rd: 8, #241, Pittsburgh Pirates | U South Carolina Columbia, SC
Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 99 89 9 16 1 9 0 .180 .245 .258 .503
13 Seasons 2555 2256 290 572 91 303 13 .254 .332 .440 .772
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2019 .180 1 9 0 .503
13 Seasons .254 91 303 13 .772

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Barrel/PA Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2015 32 1216 226 12 5.3 3.7 86.9 108.3 19.5 30.5 .209 .363 .308 .286 .321 31.9 21.2 7.1
2016 33 1178 211 19 9 6.3 89.8 112.5 15.4 29.9 .275 .500 .371 .369 .410 40.3 17.9 11.3
2017 34 1372 248 17 6.9 4.9 87.2 108.6 13.8 35.1 .245 .416 .323 .314 .352 35.9 19.5 7.8
2018 35 1047 176 19 10.8 7.6 89.3 109.0 11.8 35.2 .283 .527 .382 .393 .427 39.2 16.3 11.6
2019 36 441 59 3 5.1 3 88.5 107.3 12.8 35.6 .200 .329 .224 .260 .337 33.9 31.3 7.1
Player 5254 920 70 7.6 5.3 88.2 112.5 15.1 32.8 .246 .435 .334 .331 .371 36.4 19.8 9.1
MLB 6.7 4.6 88.4 122.2 12.1 33.0 .245 .406 .316 .315 .368 35.7 22.0 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, Other
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   

Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2015 35.0 29.2 23.5 12.4 48.2 31.0 20.8 5.8 26.5 32.7 19.9 8.4 5.3 3.7
2016 43.6 26.5 20.4 9.5 42.7 35.5 20.9 3.8 30.8 25.6 26.1 4.3 9.0 6.3
2017 41.1 22.6 26.2 10.1 37.9 36.7 24.6 6.0 29.8 28.2 23.4 5.6 6.9 4.9
2018 43.8 23.3 26.1 6.8 48.3 34.7 17.0 4.0 31.3 18.8 25.6 9.1 10.8 7.6
2019 42.4 22.0 27.1 8.5 40.7 30.5 28.8 3.4 33.9 25.4 20.3 11.9 5.1 3.0
Player 40.8 25.2 24.2 9.8 43.7 34.2 21.6 4.9 29.8 26.7 23.4 7.1 7.6 5.3
MLB 44.9 23.0 25.0 7.1 36.7 37.7 25.4 3.8 33.1 24.5 24.4 5.7 6.7 4.6
! 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 %
2019 4-Seamer -2.4 -3 134 30.4 27 .130 .217 .230 15.0 18.5 11.9 .178 .252 .261 22.2
2019 Slider -1.5 -2 102 23.1 23 .190 .238 .241 51.1 52.2 25.5 .115 .199 .155 20.0
2019 Sinker -2.7 -2 68 15.4 18 .133 .133 .317 13.3 16.7 23.1 .235 .418 .341 33.3
2019 Cutter -0.6 0 57 12.9 13 .333 .417 .358 30.3 30.8 19.0 .247 .369 .293 50.0
2019 Changeup -6.2 -3 46 10.4 9 .000 .000 .000 60.9 55.6 27.8 .025 .032 .027 25.0
2019 Curveball 0.1 0 30 6.8 8 .250 .250 .225 31.3 25.0 14.3 .515 .813 .564 66.7
2019 Knuckleball 56.9 2 3 0.7 1 1.000 4.000 2.000 0.0 0.0 -- .460 1.781 .861 100.0
2019 Splitter 1.9 0 1 0.2 -- -- -- -- -- 0.0 -- -- -- --
2018 4-Seamer 2.8 10 366 35.0 99 .268 .549 .414 13.6 13.1 13.5 .310 .690 .467 47.8
2018 Slider 2.2 5 221 21.1 55 .306 .592 .401 33.7 18.2 12.2 .285 .495 .359 35.0
2018 Sinker 1.6 3 181 17.3 47 .341 .488 .388 8.1 4.3 6.9 .302 .448 .383 42.5
2018 Changeup 1.6 2 147 14.0 27 .261 .261 .370 48.4 18.5 12.2 .255 .292 .309 11.1
2018 Curveball 3.0 2 64 6.1 6 .333 .833 .483 26.7 50.0 15.0 .222 .542 .316 33.3
2018 Cutter 0.8 0 54 5.2 12 .200 .500 .358 30.3 41.7 35.7 .165 .390 .309 40.0
2018 Splitter -3.0 0 14 1.3 5 .000 .000 .320 71.4 60.0 50.0 .056 .061 .180 0.0
2017 4-Seamer 0.5 2 431 31.4 121 .315 .577 .401 13.6 12.4 12.6 .283 .542 .364 39.8
2017 Slider 0.7 2 275 20.0 57 .245 .396 .336 34.1 31.6 19.1 .202 .294 .243 25.7
2017 Sinker 0.7 2 273 19.9 79 .265 .412 .360 5.4 6.3 7.1 .283 .403 .350 41.3
2017 Curveball -2.3 -4 172 12.5 31 .071 .071 .126 39.7 48.4 24.2 .152 .189 .200 23.1
2017 Changeup -2.7 -3 110 8.0 28 .120 .240 .211 30.9 28.6 21.1 .161 .297 .246 23.5
2017 Cutter 7.1 5 75 5.5 21 .400 .800 .512 22.5 14.3 12.5 .328 .681 .429 47.1
2017 Splitter -3.2 -1 32 2.3 9 .000 .000 .078 50.0 44.4 30.8 .044 .069 .132 0.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
+ View Complete Run Value Leaderboard

Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2008 104 416 -2 -3 2 2 -1
2009 185 777 -6 -8 5 3 -6
2010 38 180 -2 0 1 1 1
2011 105 418 -9 -3 3 2 -7
2012 187 733 0 -6 6 2 3
2013 136 555 -3 0 4 3 4
2014 412 1,623 18 -5 7 7 27
2015 324 1,214 6 -19 7 5 0
2016 300 1,170 -2 -1 8 4 10
2017 347 1,372 -6 -10 12 7 3
2018 298 1,230 21 -8 11 7 30
2019 99 441 -3 -10 3 2 -8
+ View Complete Swing/Take Leaderboard

Plate Discipline

Season Pitches Zone % Zone Swing % Zone Contact % Chase % Chase Contact % Edge % 1st Pitch Swing % Swing % Whiff % Meatball % Meatball Swing %
2015 1,216 52.5 67.1 83.2 25.5 61.2 45.8 28.6 47.4 22.4 8.7 75.5
2016 1,178 51.8 64.8 85.6 23.8 45.9 43.0 27.5 45.0 24.5 7.6 76.7
2017 1,372 48.8 72.0 84.2 23.9 62.5 41.3 31.7 47.4 21.4 7.0 83.3
2018 1,047 48.1 66.5 83.3 21.2 53.0 44.6 23.9 43.0 24.4 7.4 82.1
2019 441 50.1 68.8 75.0 26.8 52.5 42.4 28.3 47.8 31.3 7.3 87.5
Player 5,254 50.3 67.8 83.3 23.9 55.9 43.5 28.2 46.0 23.7 7.7 79.9
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.4 42.6 29.4 47.0 24.6 7.3 76.0
! 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
2015 61 52
2016 88 46
2017 34 29 42 49 30 33 55 32 65 52 56 42 61 72 49 7
2018 66 35
2019 52 39
+ View Complete Percentile Rankings Leaderboard

Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2016 23.6 13 14.1 -1 5 7 8 61.5
2017 23.3 13 12.9 0 6 5 9 69.2
2018 22.5 15 14.7 0 7 5 11 73.3
2019 24.7 1 1.1 0 2 0 1 100.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2016 13 13 12 12 14 14 13 19 13 13 13 17 12 11 14 13 13 18 13 14 14 10 13 16 17 14 19 14 15 14 17
2017 13 12 17 13 12 13 14 12 14 13 12 12 12 11 13 14 13 13 11 14 15 12 12 13 14 13 12 12 13 11 16
2018 15 16 18 14 14 15 13 17 15 14 14 13 13 13 16 16 15 17 13 15 14 14 13 15 14 16 16 14 17 12 16
2019 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 1
! 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.
+ View Complete Expected Home Runs Leaderboard

Year to Year Changes

Metric 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-   2022 +/-  
Exit Velocity 86.9 89.8 2.9 87.2 -2.6 89.3 2.1 -0.8
Launch Angle 19.5 15.4 -4.1 13.8 -1.6 11.8 -2 1
Barrel % 5.3 9 3.7 6.9 -2.1 10.8 3.9 -5.7
Hard Hit % 31.9 40.3 8.4 35.9 -4.4 39.2 3.3 -5.3
Sweet Spot % 30.5 29.9 -0.6 35.1 5.2 35.2 0.1 0.4
xBA .209 .275 0.066 .245 -0.03 .283 0.038 -0.083
BA .218 .288 0.07 .252 -0.036 .284 0.032 -0.104
xwOBA .286 .369 0.083 .314 -0.055 .393 0.079 -0.133
wOBA .308 .371 0.063 .323 -0.048 .382 0.059 -0.158
xSLG .363 .5 0.137 .416 -0.084 .527 0.111 -0.198
SLG .422 .492 0.07 .438 -0.054 .512 0.074 -0.254
K% 21.2 17.9 -3.3 19.5 1.6 16.3 -3.2 15
BB% 7.1 11.3 4.2 7.8 -3.5 11.6 3.8 -4.5
Swing % 47.4 45 -2.4 47.4 2.4 43 -4.4 4.8
Whiff% 22.4 24.5 2.1 21.4 -3.1 24.4 3 6.9
In Zone % 52.5 51.8 -0.7 48.8 -3 48.1 -0.7 2
Out of Zone % 47.5 48.2 0.7 51.2 3 51.9 0.7 -2
Out of Zone Swing % 25.5 23.8 -1.7 23.9 0.1 21.2 -2.7 5.6
First Pitch Swing % 28.6 27.5 -1.1 31.7 4.2 23.9 -7.8 4.4
First Pitch Strike % 57.2 59.3 2.1 61.7 2.4 54.6 -7.1 5
+ View Complete Year to Year Changes Leaderboard

Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2016 R 293 68 23.2 .341 .493
2017 R 346 112 32.4 .285 .395
2018 R 251 44 17.5 .393 .329
2019 R 99 39 39.4 .290 .120

Pitch Tempo