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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 94 88 10 34 5 16 0 .386 .426 .614 1.039
2 Seasons 95 89 10 34 5 16 0 .382 .421 .607 1.028
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2021 .386 5 16 0 1.039
2 Seasons .382 5 16 0 1.028

Statcast Batting Statistics

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Max EV Launch Angle Sweet Spot % XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON HardHit% K% BB%
2020 6 1 0 0 90.9 90.9 -0.4 0 .255 .289 .000 .232 .232 0 0 0
2021 359 73 8 11 88.4 113.3 12.7 38.4 .311 .594 .444 .394 .455 32.9 16 6.4
365 74 8 10.8 88.5 113.3 12.5 37.8 .310 .591 .439 .392 .452 32.4 15.8 6.3
6.5 88.3 122.2 11.9 32.8 .243 .403 .318 .313 .363 35.2 21.9 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 192 53.5 45 41 20 17 2 0 1 7 34 .488 .316 .610 .502 .497 .377 87.2 13 16.5 10.8
2021 Breaking 132 36.8 34 33 8 4 2 0 2 7 26 .242 .276 .485 .591 .320 .368 85.9 10 27.3 19.4
2021 Offspeed 35 9.7 14 14 6 3 1 0 2 1 13 .429 .377 .929 .872 .574 .512 96.8 18 18.2 9.1
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 43.8 30.1 23.3 2.7 39.7 35.6 24.7 5.5 26 28.8 26 2.7 11
44.6 29.7 23 2.7 39.2 36.5 24.3 5.4 27 28.4 25.7 2.7 10.8
45.3 22 25.6 7.1 36.6 37.9 25.5 3.6 33.5 24.3 24.5 5.6 6.5

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 Splitter 14.9 1 6 1.7 3 .333 1.333 .667 33.3 33.3 25 .412 1.306 .694 100
2021 Cutter 2.1 1 37 10.3 9 .667 .667 .6 22.7 11.1 9.1 .46 .717 .498 37.5
2021 Changeup 6.9 2 29 8.1 11 .455 .818 .541 15.8 0 0 .367 .753 .463 45.5
2021 Curveball -3.2 -2 55 15.3 11 .182 .182 .164 28.6 9.1 6.3 .283 .362 .275 30
2021 Sinker 8.8 4 44 12.3 15 .571 .643 .55 0 20 23.1 .366 .497 .393 45.5
2021 4-Seamer 1.3 1 111 30.9 21 .333 .556 .469 21.6 14.3 7.3 .204 .399 .316 13.3
2021 Slider -0.6 0 77 21.4 23 .273 .636 .391 26.3 26.1 30 .273 .705 .413 25
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 93 359 2 4 0 1 7
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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 359 44.8 66.5 86 39.4 70.5 44.3 25.5 51.5 20.5 6.1 68.2
365 44.9 66.5 86.2 38.8 70.5 44.1 25.3 51.2 20.3 6 68.2
48.4 66.6 82.1 28.4 58.8 42.6 29 46.9 24.4 7.2 75.8

Percentile Rankings

Year xwOBA xBA xSLG xISO xOBP Brl Brl% EV HardHit% K% BB% Whiff% Speed OAA
2020
2021 86 92 90 85 65 69 68 34 18 84 28 81 35
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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 27.7 5 5 0 2 1 4 80

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2021 5 5 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 6 5 5
! 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 88.4 -2.5
Launch Angle -.4 12.7 13.1
Barrel % 0 11 11
Hard Hit % 0 32.9 32.9
Sweet Spot % 0 38.4 38.4
xBA .255 .311 0.056
BA 0 .386 0.386
xwOBA .232 .394 0.162
wOBA 0 .444 0.444
xSLG .289 .594 0.305
SLG 0 .614 0.614
K% 0 16 16
BB% 0 6.4 6.4
Swing % 33.3 51.5 18.2
Whiff% 0 20.5 20.5
In Zone % 50 44.8 -5.2
Out of Zone % 50 55.2 5.2
Out of Zone Swing % 0 39.4 39.4
First Pitch Swing % 0 25.5 25.5
First Pitch Strike % 0 59.6 59.6
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2020 R 1 0 0.0 .000
2021 R 93 7 7.5 .428 .646