Zach McKinstry
2B | B/T: L/R | 6' 0" 180LBS | Age: 28

Draft: 2016 | Rd: 33, #1001, Los Angeles Dodgers | Central Michigan

Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2023 145 117 22 34 4 10 8 .291 .410 .444 .854
4 Seasons 509 448 63 103 16 53 16 .230 .309 .400 .709
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2023 .291 4 10 8 .854
4 Seasons .230 16 53 16 .709

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%
2020 25 32 4 0 0.0 0.0 85.2 96.2 -6.1 50.0 .271 .328 .303 .258 .452 50.0 42.9 0.0
2021 26 709 111 9 8.1 5.2 88.4 106.2 13.7 36.0 .212 .372 .282 .272 .358 35.1 29.1 5.8
2022 27 791 116 5 4.3 2.7 86.4 104.2 12.9 41.4 .229 .342 .280 .288 .359 30.2 28.1 8.6
2023 28 572 89 9 10.1 6.4 88.4 108.3 14.9 41.6 .296 .475 .362 .395 .424 38.2 18.6 16.4
Player 2104 320 23 7.2 4.6 87.7 108.3 13.5 39.7 .241 .386 .304 .312 .378 34.4 26.0 9.7
MLB 6.8 4.7 88.4 122.4 12.1 33.0 .245 .405 .316 .315 .368 36.0 22.1 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
2020 50.0 0.0 50.0 0.0 50.0 25.0 25.0 25.0 0.0 0.0 75.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2021 44.1 31.5 20.7 3.6 42.3 36.9 20.7 3.6 30.6 26.1 25.2 6.3 8.1 5.2
2022 39.7 25.0 31.0 4.3 42.2 27.6 30.2 6.0 26.7 25.9 31.0 6.0 4.3 2.7
2023 37.1 28.1 30.3 4.5 29.2 46.1 24.7 6.7 23.6 24.7 29.2 5.6 10.1 6.4
Player 40.6 27.8 27.5 4.1 38.8 35.9 25.3 5.6 26.9 25.3 29.1 5.9 7.2 4.6
MLB 44.8 23.2 24.9 7.1 36.8 37.7 25.4 3.9 33.0 24.6 24.4 5.8 6.8 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 %
2023 4-Seamer -1.1 -3 240 42.0 57 .225 .225 .345 13.6 8.8 7.9 .330 .496 .453 47.2
2023 Changeup 2.4 2 77 13.5 20 .167 .222 .268 28.1 35.0 25.9 .208 .281 .262 36.4
2023 Sinker 4.8 3 70 12.2 19 .400 .667 .555 23.5 21.1 26.7 .375 .729 .516 54.5
2023 Slider -3.0 -2 59 10.3 16 .071 .071 .144 31.8 43.8 31.8 .123 .138 .188 0.0
2023 Curveball 3.9 2 58 10.1 10 .444 1.222 .615 20.0 20.0 12.5 .310 .824 .421 50.0
2023 Cutter 0.9 0 52 9.1 14 .538 .692 .550 7.4 0.0 0.0 .392 .534 .421 23.1
2023 Sweeper 5.0 0 9 1.6 1 1.000 1.000 .900 0.0 0.0 0.0 .891 1.021 .837 0.0
2023 Splitter -6.4 0 7 1.2 3 .000 .000 .000 33.3 33.3 100.0 .143 .187 .146 0.0
2022 4-Seamer -1.3 -4 310 39.2 60 .220 .300 .298 17.8 28.3 17.2 .212 .292 .290 32.4
2022 Curveball -1.0 -1 110 13.9 25 .136 .318 .250 35.7 40.0 25.0 .125 .164 .197 25.0
2022 Slider 1.6 2 99 12.5 27 .240 .560 .346 21.6 40.7 28.2 .239 .382 .285 20.0
2022 Sinker -1.7 -2 94 11.9 18 .176 .353 .250 7.9 0.0 0.0 .330 .510 .383 47.1
2022 Changeup 1.6 1 86 10.9 25 .208 .333 .286 28.6 16.0 15.4 .288 .425 .324 20.0
2022 Cutter -1.1 -1 54 6.8 18 .222 .444 .281 17.1 22.2 26.7 .225 .377 .260 28.6
2022 Sweeper -3.4 -1 21 2.7 7 .000 .000 .100 50.0 71.4 38.5 .072 .080 .156 0.0
2022 Splitter -5.2 -1 11 1.4 4 .250 .500 .313 16.7 25.0 20.0 .405 .716 .482 66.7
2021 4-Seamer -0.5 -1 258 36.4 57 .224 .490 .339 19.4 21.1 15.4 .272 .523 .359 55.0
2021 Slider -2.5 -4 159 22.4 47 .152 .283 .196 39.7 51.1 36.4 .104 .186 .136 27.3
2021 Changeup -1.3 -1 79 11.1 21 .238 .286 .274 15.8 19.0 19.0 .201 .275 .206 35.3
2021 Sinker 8.0 6 78 11.0 14 .500 .917 .614 20.0 0.0 0.0 .314 .615 .434 16.7
2021 Curveball 1.8 1 67 9.4 16 .133 .200 .266 42.9 43.8 24.1 .179 .278 .314 25.0
2021 Cutter -1.1 0 42 5.9 9 .125 .500 .300 15.0 11.1 7.7 .319 .591 .424 14.3
2021 Splitter 10.3 1 13 1.8 4 .500 .750 .538 14.3 0.0 0.0 .494 .577 .461 0.0
2021 Sweeper -2.0 0 11 1.6 2 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 40.0 -- -- .000 --
2020 4-Seamer 2.9 0 16 50.0 2 .500 .500 .450 37.5 50.0 12.5 .406 .463 .382 100.0
2020 Sinker -5.5 0 7 21.9 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 -- .413 .467 .380 0.0
2020 Changeup 6.3 0 4 12.5 1 1.000 2.000 1.250 0.0 0.0 -- .380 .614 .401 100.0
2020 Slider -7.7 0 2 6.3 1 .000 .000 .000 50.0 100.0 50.0 -- -- .000 --
2020 Curveball -29.0 -1 2 6.3 2 .000 .000 .000 50.0 50.0 50.0 .145 .146 .131 0.0
2020 Cutter -1.7 0 1 3.1 -- -- -- 100.0 -- -- -- -- -- --
! Note: Years are in reverse order.
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Swing/Take

Runs
Year Team PA Pitches Heart Shadow Chase Waste All
2021 171 709 6 -12 4 3 2
2022 185 791 -6 -6 4 2 -5
2023 140 572 -2 -4 7 3 4
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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 32 43.8 78.6 63.6 27.8 60.0 56.3 14.3 50.0 37.5 3.1 0.0
2021 709 50.1 61.1 84.3 31.1 52.7 43.0 22.2 46.1 26.0 6.6 74.5
2022 791 48.3 66.2 86.6 28.4 60.3 40.6 28.6 46.6 21.1 8.6 72.1
2023 572 44.9 66.1 85.9 23.5 67.6 41.8 25.7 42.7 18.4 8.7 78.0
Player 2,104 47.9 64.6 85.3 27.8 59.3 42.0 25.4 45.4 22.4 7.9 74.1
MLB 48.5 66.9 82.0 28.4 58.2 42.6 29.5 47.1 24.7 7.3 76.1
! 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
2021 41 72 96
2022 15 77 67
2023 93 94 76 59 98 46 67 40 42 37 69 96 84 75 83 90 67
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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 19.3 7 4.1 3 5 6 0 0.0
2022 22.5 5 4.6 0 2 2 3 60.0
2023 20.7 3 3.4 0 3 4 0 0.0
Player 20.8 15 12.1 3 10 12 3 20.0

Expected Home Runs by Park

Year HR
2021 7 6 4 4 4 4 5 5 3 0 2 5 5 2 3 7 2 3 6 4 4 7 6 7 2 2 5 5 7 3 2
2022 5 5 3 5 4 5 4 5 4 4 4 5 5 4 6 5 4 5 4 4 5 5 6 5 4 4 4 5 5 4 5
2023 3 3 1 4 4 4 4 3 2 1 2 2 6 4 4 2 4 3 5 5 4 2 6 5 3 2 2 2 4 4 4
Player 15 14 8 13 12 13 13 13 9 5 8 12 16 10 13 14 10 11 15 13 13 14 18 17 9 8 11 12 16 11 11
! 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.
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Year to Year Changes

Metric 2020 2021 +/-   2022 +/-   2023 +/-  
Exit Velocity 85.2 88.4 3.2 86.4 -2.0 88.4 2.0
Launch Angle -6.1 13.7 19.8 12.9 -0.8 14.9 2.0
Barrel % 0.0 8.1 8.1 4.3 -3.8 10.1 5.8
Hard Hit % 50.0 35.1 -14.9 30.2 -4.9 38.2 8.0
Sweet Spot % 50.0 36.0 -14.0 41.4 5.4 41.6 0.2
xBA .271 .212 -0.059 .229 0.017 .296 0.067
BA .286 .215 -0.071 .199 -0.016 .274 0.075
xwOBA .258 .272 0.014 .288 0.016 .395 0.107
wOBA .303 .282 -0.021 .280 -0.002 .362 0.082
xSLG .328 .372 0.044 .342 -0.030 .475 0.133
SLG .429 .405 -0.024 .361 -0.044 .398 0.037
K% 42.9 29.1 -13.8 28.1 -1.0 18.6 -9.5
BB% 0.0 5.8 5.8 8.6 2.8 16.4 7.8
Swing % 50.0 46.1 -3.9 46.6 0.5 42.7 -3.9
Whiff% 37.5 26.0 -11.5 21.1 -4.9 18.4 -2.7
In Zone % 43.8 50.1 6.3 48.3 -1.8 44.9 -3.4
Out of Zone % 56.3 49.9 -6.4 51.7 1.8 55.1 3.4
Out of Zone Swing % 27.8 31.1 3.3 28.4 -2.7 23.5 -4.9
First Pitch Swing % 14.3 22.2 7.9 28.6 6.4 25.7 -2.9
First Pitch Strike % 57.1 64.3 7.2 61.1 -3.2 57.1 -4.0
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Statcast Shift Statistics

SeasonBat SidePAShifts%wOBA - No ShiftwOBA - Shift
2020 L 7 0 0.0 .303
2021 L 171 74 43.3 .301 .259
2022 L 185 71 38.4 .267 .302
2023 L 140 0 0.0 .362

Pitch Tempo