Yainer Diaz
C | Bats/Throws: R/R | 6' 0" 195LBS | Age: 25
PA AB R H HR SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2022 9 8 0 1 0 0 .125 .222 .250 .472
2023 377 355 51 100 23 0 .282 .308 .538 .846
2024 196 184 18 47 3 0 .255 .286 .370 .656
3 Seasons 582 547 69 148 26 0 .271 .299 .477 .776
AVG HR SB OPS
2022 .125 0 0 .472
2023 .282 23 0 .846
2024 .255 3 0 .656
3 Seasons .271 26 0 .776
MLB Percentile Rankings
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 23 31 6 1 16.7 11.1 93.7 105.9 24.0 16.7 .177 .399 .217 .295 .327 50.0 22.2 11.1
2023 24 1298 287 35 12.2 9.3 90.3 110.9 11.5 36.9 .285 .539 .354 .357 .430 43.9 19.6 2.9
2024 25 708 160 11 6.9 5.6 91.2 111.3 8.2 28.1 .275 .410 .287 .312 .343 51.2 13.8 4.1
Player 2037 453 47 10.4 8.1 90.6 111.3 10.5 33.6 .280 .493 .329 .341 .398 46.6 17.7 3.4
MLB 6.9 4.7 88.5 122.4 12.2 33.1 .245 .406 .316 .316 .369 36.4 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
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   
  •   

Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel % Barrel/PA
2022 50.0 16.7 0.0 33.3 16.7 66.7 16.7 0.0 50.0 33.3 0.0 0.0 16.7 11.1
2023 44.3 29.6 22.6 3.5 39.4 35.5 25.1 3.5 31.0 21.3 24.7 7.3 12.2 9.3
2024 54.4 21.3 19.4 5.0 43.1 33.8 23.1 2.5 40.0 18.1 26.3 6.3 6.9 5.6
Player 47.9 26.5 21.2 4.4 40.4 35.3 24.3 3.1 34.4 20.3 24.9 6.8 10.4 8.1
MLB 44.6 23.5 24.8 7.1 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 0.6 1 194 27.4 42 .308 .538 .385 14.8 16.7 11.7 .295 .475 .355 59.4
2024 Slider 0.0 0 140 19.8 50 .239 .391 .294 24.7 12.0 15.4 .273 .451 .321 57.1
2024 Sinker 0.6 1 109 15.4 31 .345 .414 .365 11.8 12.9 20.0 .304 .379 .314 57.7
2024 Changeup -1.7 -1 70 9.9 21 .190 .286 .248 23.8 14.3 12.5 .231 .363 .253 44.4
2024 Curveball -3.9 -3 69 9.7 18 .111 .111 .100 34.2 22.2 16.7 .176 .204 .163 21.4
2024 Sweeper 0.7 0 45 6.4 11 .400 .400 .391 23.1 9.1 7.1 .391 .497 .412 44.4
2024 Cutter -3.3 -1 39 5.5 10 .222 .222 .250 37.0 20.0 20.0 .344 .617 .438 71.4
2024 Split-Finger -2.8 -1 27 3.8 9 .000 .000 .100 0.0 0.0 0.0 .167 .189 .156 22.2
2024 Slurve 11.2 2 15 2.1 4 .667 1.000 .713 25.0 0.0 0.0 .382 .558 .480 66.7
2023 4-Seam Fastball -0.3 -1 323 24.9 86 .287 .475 .337 31.5 30.2 25.5 .264 .525 .344 58.9
2023 Slider -1.0 -3 322 24.8 99 .219 .500 .350 28.1 17.2 17.7 .229 .453 .292 40.0
2023 Sinker -0.8 -2 207 15.9 71 .224 .388 .298 11.2 8.5 14.6 .286 .405 .316 34.4
2023 Changeup 2.1 3 132 10.2 44 .375 .700 .461 28.4 20.5 20.5 .386 .704 .468 43.8
2023 Curveball -2.8 -3 121 9.3 24 .261 .304 .240 37.7 29.2 20.0 .256 .320 .242 47.1
2023 Sweeper -1.1 -1 87 6.7 19 .250 .250 .311 33.3 21.1 16.7 .214 .251 .251 7.7
2023 Cutter 8.6 6 74 5.7 24 .435 1.261 .692 27.7 12.5 20.0 .409 1.341 .710 60.0
2023 Split-Finger 22.9 3 12 0.9 6 .667 1.000 .717 40.0 33.3 50.0 .389 .463 .368 50.0
2023 Knuckleball 3.1 0 3 0.2 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2022 Sinker 0.4 0 9 29.0 1 .000 .000 .000 33.3 0.0 0.0 .003 .003 .003 0.0
2022 4-Seam Fastball -0.3 0 8 25.8 3 .000 .000 .233 33.3 0.0 0.0 .174 .186 .339 50.0
2022 Slider -1.1 0 7 22.6 3 .333 .667 .417 33.3 33.3 25.0 .315 .899 .509 50.0
2022 Curveball -3.1 0 5 16.1 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 50.0 -- -- .000 --
2022 Cutter 2.4 0 2 6.5 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .118 .118 .114 100.0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
+ View Complete Run Value Leaderboard

Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2023 391 1,341 2 -5 -3 6 0
2024 196 708 3 -9 1 3 -2
+ 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 %
2022 31 32.3 80.0 100.0 57.1 41.7 32.3 44.4 64.5 35.0 12.9 75.0
2023 1,298 45.1 76.4 82.8 44.0 57.6 39.4 45.9 58.6 27.6 7.9 79.4
2024 708 46.2 78.6 90.7 40.2 60.1 40.4 44.9 57.9 20.7 6.9 89.8
Player 2,037 45.3 77.2 85.8 43.0 58.0 39.6 45.5 58.5 25.4 7.6 82.6
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
2023 82 91 96 93 29 66 79 69 67 65 65 1 37 1 56
2024 43 78 51 33 34 61 46 78 81 92 93 7 70 4 43 63 26
+ 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 %
2022 -- 0 0.5 -1 0 1 0 --
2023 22.7 23 23.8 -1 3 19 9 39.1
2024 24.1 3 2.9 0 2 1 2 66.7
Player 22.9 26 27.2 -1 5 21 11 42.3

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2022 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 1
2023 23 21 19 25 25 25 28 23 24 20 22 25 22 22 29 24 28 23 26 29 22 22 30 26 20 20 24 25 26 22 18
2024 3 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 4 2 3 4 2 4 2 2 4 3 2 4 3 2 3 3 3 3 3 3
Player 26 24 22 28 28 28 32 26 27 22 25 29 25 26 33 27 33 25 28 33 26 25 35 30 22 24 27 29 30 26 22
! 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 2022 2023 +/-   2024 +/-  
Exit Velocity 93.7 90.3 -3.4 91.2 0.9
Launch Angle 24.0 11.5 -12.5 8.2 -3.3
Barrel % 16.7 12.2 -4.5 6.9 -5.3
Hard Hit % 50.0 43.9 -6.1 51.2 7.3
LA Sweet-Spot % 16.7 36.9 20.2 28.1 -8.8
xBA .177 .285 0.108 .275 -0.010
BA .125 .282 0.157 .255 -0.027
xwOBA .295 .357 0.062 .312 -0.045
wOBA .217 .354 0.137 .287 -0.067
xSLG .399 .539 0.140 .410 -0.129
SLG .250 .538 0.288 .370 -0.168
K% 22.2 19.6 -2.6 13.8 -5.8
BB% 11.1 2.9 -8.2 4.1 1.2
Swing % 64.5 58.6 -5.9 57.9 -0.7
Whiff% 35.0 27.6 -7.4 20.7 -6.9
In Zone % 32.3 45.1 12.8 46.2 1.1
Out of Zone % 67.7 54.9 -12.8 53.8 -1.1
Out of Zone Swing % 57.1 44.0 -13.1 40.2 -3.8
First Pitch Swing % 44.4 45.9 1.5 44.9 -1.0
First Pitch Strike % 55.6 67.9 12.3 64.3 -3.6
+ View Complete Year to Year Changes Leaderboard

Statcast Fielder Positioning

wOBA
SeasonAlignment TypeBat SidePAShifts/Shades%No Shift/ShadeShift/Shade
2022 Shifts R 9 0 0.0 .217
2023 Shades R 377 18 4.8 .358 .255
2024 Shades R 185 9 4.9 .262 .529
! 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.
Learn more about how positioning is defined here

Pitch Tempo

Bases EmptyRunners On Base
SeasonTeamPitchesTempoFast %Slow %PitchesTempoFast %Slow %
2022 6 18.6 0.0% 0.0% 4 21.2 0.0% 0.0%
2023 288 15.5 42.4% 0.7% 183 18.3 8.2% 0.0%
2024 157 15.7 43.3% 0.0% 91 18.5 5.5% 0.0%
+ View Complete Pitch Tempo Leaderboard

Statcast Rankings