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Yermín Mercedes
1B | B/T: R/R | 5' 11" 245LBS | Age: 28

Poor Avg Great

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2021 262 240 26 65 7 37 0 .271 .328 .404 .732
2 Seasons 263 241 26 65 7 37 0 .270 .327 .402 .730
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .271 7 37 0 .732
2 Seasons .270 7 37 0 .730

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Age Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2020 27 6 1 0 0 90.9 90.9 -0.4 0 .255 .289 .000 .232 .232 0 0 0
2021 28 1097 195 14 7.2 87.3 116.8 15.8 35.4 .245 .411 .317 .311 .346 29.2 17.6 7.6
1103 196 14 7.1 87.3 116.8 15.7 35.2 .245 .411 .316 .311 .345 29.1 17.5 7.6
6.6 88.3 122.2 12 32.9 .242 .402 .317 .312 .363 35.6 22 8.4




Fastball: 4 Seam, 2 Seam, Cutter, Sinker. Offspeed: Split, Change, Fork, Screw. Breaking: Slider, Curve, Knuckle, Other
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Pitch Tracking

Year Pitch Type # % PA AB H 1B 2B 3B HR SO BBE BA XBA SLG XSLG WOBA XWOBA EV LA Whiff% PutAway%
2021 Fastballs 587 53.5 129 116 37 30 5 0 2 19 98 .319 .247 .414 .390 .348 .311 86.9 15 18.3 9.4
2021 Breaking 413 37.6 104 97 17 11 2 1 3 25 72 .175 .223 .309 .388 .237 .290 86.0 16 26.8 16.0
2021 Offspeed 97 8.8 28 27 11 7 2 0 2 2 25 .407 .320 .704 .586 .476 .396 92.9 19 23.6 6.7
2020 Fastballs 4 66.7 0.0
2020 Breaking 2 33.3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .255 .000 .289 .000 .232 90.9 0 0.0 0.0


Batted Ball Profile

Season GB % FB % LD % PU % Pull % Straight % Oppo % Weak % Topped % Under % Flare/Burner % Solid % Barrel %
2020 100 0 0 0 0 100 0 0 100 0 0 0 0
2021 40.5 28.2 23.1 8.2 35.4 33.8 30.8 4.6 29.7 33.8 21.5 3.1 7.2
40.8 28.1 23 8.2 35.2 34.2 30.6 4.6 30.1 33.7 21.4 3.1 7.1
45.1 22.5 25.4 7.1 36.6 37.8 25.5 3.7 33.2 24.4 24.4 5.7 6.6

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 %
2021 N/A -6.1 0 3 0.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .097 .183 .116 0
2021 Splitter 6 1 15 1.4 5 .4 1 .58 12.5 20 12.5 .42 .966 .582 75
2021 Cutter 0.8 1 77 7 15 .6 .6 .54 19.6 6.7 3.6 .371 .527 .388 50
2021 Changeup 3.6 3 79 7.2 22 .429 .667 .482 26.1 4.5 4.8 .307 .514 .367 35
2021 Curveball -2.1 -3 135 12.3 28 .148 .148 .154 30.6 17.9 10.2 .247 .304 .258 27.3
2021 Sinker 2.6 4 135 12.3 42 .359 .41 .367 2.7 7.1 8.3 .28 .371 .315 27.8
2021 4-Seamer -0.5 -2 375 34.2 72 .226 .371 .345 23.8 20.8 10.9 .196 .368 .293 22.9
2021 Slider -1.6 -4 274 25 75 .174 .319 .272 25.5 26.7 18.7 .203 .371 .28 24.5
2020 Slider -14.2 0 2 33.3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .289 .232 0
2020 4-Seamer -1.2 0 4 66.7 0
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2021 261 1097 -12 1 6 5 0
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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 %
2020 6 50 66.7 100 0 33.3 0 33.3 0 0
2021 1097 44.8 70.7 83 39.6 70.8 41.9 26.3 53.5 22 6.7 73
1103 44.8 70.6 83.1 39.4 70.8 41.9 26.2 53.4 21.9 6.7 73
48.5 66.8 82 28.3 58.5 42.6 29.2 47 24.6 7.2 76

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2020
2021 37
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Expected Home Runs

Year Team Avg HR Trot Actual HR xHR HR-xHR Doubters Mostly Gone No Doubters No Doubter %
2021 28 7 7.4 0 4 3 5 71.4

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2021 7 7 10 7 8 7 8 7 7 8 7 7 7 6 8 8 7 7 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 8 7 7 8 7 8
! 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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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2015 2016 +/-   2017 +/-   2018 +/-   2019 +/-   2020 +/-   2021 +/-  
Exit Velocity 90.9 87.3 -3.6
Launch Angle -.4 15.8 16.2
Barrel % 0 7.2 7.2
Hard Hit % 0 29.2 29.2
Sweet Spot % 0 35.4 35.4
xBA .255 .245 -0.01
BA 0 .271 0.271
xwOBA .232 .311 0.079
wOBA 0 .317 0.317
xSLG .289 .411 0.122
SLG 0 .404 0.404
K% 0 17.6 17.6
BB% 0 7.6 7.6
Swing % 33.3 53.5 20.2
Whiff% 0 22 22
In Zone % 50 44.8 -5.2
Out of Zone % 50 55.2 5.2
Out of Zone Swing % 0 39.6 39.6
First Pitch Swing % 0 26.3 26.3
First Pitch Strike % 0 59.5 59.5
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2020 R 1 0 0.0 .000
2021 R 261 16 6.1 .302 .557