Help Support FanGraphs



Taylor Motter
Birthdate: 9/18/1989 (28 y, 1 m, 1 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-1/195     Position: SS
Drafted: 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 17, Pick: 29, Overall: 540, Team: Tampa Bay Rays
Contract: Add New Contract
RotoWire News: Motter was hitless in four at-bats in Tuesday's 6-3 win over the Athletics. He's now hitting just .143 over 22 September plate appearances. (9/27/2017)
Profiles:  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)



SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2011Rays (R)46195437232216.9 %13.3 %.158.359.323.436.481.414150    
2011Rays (A)31211318.3 %33.3 %.273.167.182.250.455.31797    
2012Rays (A)99361541372413.9 %16.6 %.119.290.244.357.363.338109    
2013Rays (R)413010015.4 %7.7 %.182.400.364.462.545.474195    
2013Rays (A+)6623932621209.2 %12.1 %.129.324.290.359.419.360124    
2014Rays (AA)119506166061156.7 %14.0 %.162.289.274.326.436.343111    
2015Rays (AAA)1275581474722610.2 %17.0 %.179.332.292.366.471.381142    
2016Rays (AAA)88387134446198.5 %16.8 %.160.245.229.297.389.31196    
2016Rays34932119011.8 %20.4 %.113.217.188.290.300.26766-1.2-5.0-1.5-0.3
2017Depth Charts23983111137.1 %19.6 %.141.275.239.296.380.293850.0-1.8-0.70.1
2017Steamer25942101037.2 %19.1 %.132.270.235.295.367.288810.0-2.1-0.20.1
2017ZiPS120492145755156.9 %20.1 %.150.279.243.298.393.298880.3-6.8-0.51.0
2017Mariners (AAA)2511772418612.0 %10.3 %.290.337.350.427.640.450172    
2017Mariners9228072926127.5 %22.1 %.128.232.198.257.326.254570.7-14.1-1.7-0.6
2017Depth Charts (R)7330893534117.4 %20.5 %.148.271.234.294.382.292830.2-6.5-1.40.3
Total- - -12637394035128.6 %21.7 %.124.228.195.265.320.25859-0.4-19.1-3.2-0.9

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2011Rays (R)46158195513413043723330261304222.323
2011Rays (A)311122100113104000010.182
2012Rays (A)9930336174501725413750260305102412.244
2013Rays (R)411134220010201000000.364
2013Rays (A+)66210239614214232621220291155208.290
2014Rays (AA)119452506124861931660613417159620157.274
2015Rays (AAA)127486558142844311474725719559111268.292
2016Rays (AAA)883503878050170134446331652209194.229
2016Rays348093151030211911019110101.188
2017Depth Charts238998211440311117019111 31.239
2017Steamer258594201340210107018111 31.235
2017ZiPS120448492109712311457553419935211156.243
2017Mariners (AAA)251001173521617241814012120463.350
2017Mariners92258280513212072926210620109121.198
2017Depth Charts (R)7328030866421409353423063221 114.234
Total- - -1263383736642150940353208112010122.195

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2011Rays (R)16.9 %13.3 %1.27.323.436.481.917.1586.5.359  3.54013.3.414150
2011Rays (A)8.3 %33.3 %0.25.182.250.455.705.2735.0.167  0.210.0.31797
2012Rays (A)13.9 %16.6 %0.83.244.357.363.720.1195.9.290  -0.4473.7.338109
2013Rays (R)15.4 %7.7 %2.00.364.462.5451.007.1820.6.400  0.031.4.474195
2013Rays (A+)9.2 %12.1 %0.76.290.359.419.778.1296.5.324  0.7336.5.360124
2014Rays (AA)6.7 %14.0 %0.48.274.326.436.762.1625.2.289  0.1646.4.343111
2015Rays (AAA)10.2 %17.0 %0.60.292.366.471.837.1795.2.332  1.68425.0.381142
2016Rays (AAA)8.5 %16.8 %0.51.229.297.389.686.1605.0.245  2.140-1.7.31196
2016Rays11.8 %20.4 %0.58.188.290.300.590.1132.5.217-0.6-0.1-0.57-3.9.26766
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.417.739.1624.9.300     .318 
2017Depth Charts7.1 %19.6 %0.36.239.296.380.676.1414.3.2750.0 0.010-2.0.29385
2017Steamer7.2 %19.1 %0.38.235.295.367.662.1324.4.2700.0 0.09-2.3.28881
2017ZiPS6.9 %20.1 %0.34.243.298.393.691.1504.8.279  0.350-8.2.29888
2017Mariners (AAA)12.0 %10.3 %1.17.350.427.6401.067.2906.4.337  -0.22711.1.450172
2017Mariners7.5 %22.1 %0.34.198.257.326.583.1285.4.232-0.7-0.41.818-15.7.25457
2017Average8.5 %21.6 %0.39.255.324.426.750.1715.0.300     .321 
2017Depth Charts (R)7.4 %20.5 %0.36.234.294.382.676.1484.9.271-0.1 0.230-7.6.29283
Total- - -8.6 %21.7 %0.40.195.265.320.585.1244.9.228-1.3-0.51.425-19.6.25859

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2011Rays (R)0.7716.5 %36.2 %47.2 %18.3 %6.7 %  60.7 %23.0 %16.3 %   
2011Rays (A)1.0014.3 %42.9 %42.9 %33.3 %33.3 %  57.1 %14.3 %28.6 %   
2012Rays (A)1.0517.5 %42.3 %40.2 %30.9 %5.3 %  54.3 %18.2 %27.5 %   
2013Rays (R)0.7530.0 %30.0 %40.0 %25.0 %0.0 %  60.0 %20.0 %20.0 %   
2013Rays (A+)1.1416.2 %44.7 %39.1 %25.7 %4.3 %  48.7 %19.5 %31.9 %   
2014Rays (AA)1.1114.8 %44.8 %40.4 %23.2 %10.3 %  50.9 %25.2 %23.9 %   
2015Rays (AAA)0.8922.6 %36.5 %40.9 %26.7 %8.7 %  52.3 %26.0 %21.8 %   
2016Rays (AAA)0.9220.1 %38.2 %41.7 %32.2 %11.0 %  53.5 %25.7 %20.8 %   
2016Rays1.2616.1 %46.8 %37.1 %17.4 %8.7 %6.9 %0.0 %48.4 %25.8 %25.8 %22.6 %48.4 %29.0 %
2017Mariners (AAA)0.9421.3 %38.2 %40.4 %33.3 %19.4 %  58.9 %23.3 %17.8 %   
2017Mariners1.1120.4 %41.8 %37.8 %8.1 %9.5 %7.3 %0.0 %54.3 %27.9 %17.8 %18.8 %50.3 %31.0 %
Total- - -1.1419.4 %43.0 %37.6 %10.3 %9.3 %7.2 %0.0 %52.9 %27.4 %19.7 %19.7 %49.8 %30.5 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2011Rays (R)46602111   148221369
2011Rays (A)3311   72027
2012Rays (A)99944129   225446671
2013Rays (R)3431   81321
2013Rays (A+)80702918   123302425
2014Rays (AA)1721555736   56810491617
2015Rays (AAA)1441618943   87912852164
2016Rays (AAA)1081185738   5379051442
2016Rays2923104200146252398
2017Mariners (AAA)34361912   177256433
2017Mariners82744066104017141115
Total- - -1119750108105479661513

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2016Rays-0.22-1.361.14-3.41-0.300.871.644-0.600.34
2017Mariners-2.07-5.683.61-16.32-1.700.951.547-1.39-0.79
Total- - --2.29-7.054.75-19.73-2.010.931.5811-1.99-0.48

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2016Rays52.5% (92.1)16.6% (83.6)7.5% (87.1)8.0% (79.2)10.1% (84.6)2.8% (80.7)2.5% (76.4) 
2017Mariners56.4% (92.5)15.6% (85.0)5.6% (88.1)8.9% (79.2)12.1% (83.1)1.3% (84.7)0.2% (78.0) 
Total- - -55.4% (92.4)15.9% (84.6)6.1% (87.8)8.7% (79.2)11.6% (83.5)1.7% (83.0)0.8% (76.7) 

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2016Rays36.4 %9.8 %7.0 %2.0 % 4.3 %17.8 %6.5 %2.0 % 11.6 % 2.5 % 
2017Mariners35.3 %13.5 %4.2 %0.8 %0.2 %7.0 %17.2 %7.3 %2.4 % 11.9 %0.1 %0.2 % 
Total- - -35.6 %12.5 %4.9 %1.1 %0.1 %6.3 %17.4 %7.1 %2.3 % 11.8 %0.1 %0.8 % 

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2016Rays92.592.387.279.6 90.683.979.181.2 84.7 76.4
2017Mariners93.192.389.184.586.892.185.278.780.0 82.980.977.9
Total- - -92.992.388.482.186.891.984.978.880.3 83.480.976.7

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2016Rays33.7 %8.0 %3.0 %19.6 %8.8 %15.3 %8.8 %0.3 %2.5 %  
2017Mariners35.6 %5.6 %2.4 %21.2 %10.7 %15.8 %8.4 % 0.3 %  
Total- - -35.1 %6.2 %2.6 %20.8 %10.3 %15.7 %8.5 %0.1 %0.9 %  

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2016Rays93.487.881.292.485.184.480.475.577.4 
2017Mariners93.489.284.592.483.485.078.9 78.5 
Total- - -93.488.883.592.483.884.979.375.577.7 

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2016Rays-2.31.0-2.2-0.10.10.1-0.5-1.121.55-7.42-0.250.291.23-4.91
2017Mariners-10.9-3.3-0.8-0.1-3.90.80.6-1.74-1.89-1.21-0.06-2.895.8932.06
Total- - --13.3-2.3-3.0-0.1-3.81.00.2-1.58-0.94-3.24-0.11-2.163.841.25

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2016Rays-3.31.4-1.80.2 -0.10.9-0.20.3 -1.0 -0.5
2017Mariners-4.7-3.6-0.70.60.0-2.9-3.40.20.0 -3.80.00.6
Total- - --8.0-2.2-2.40.90.0-3.1-2.60.00.3 -4.80.00.1

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2016Rays-2.263.63-6.252.95 -0.651.21-0.684.30 -2.12 -4.91
2017Mariners-1.20-2.45-1.516.901.28-3.78-1.790.23-0.08 -2.892.3829.66
Total- - --1.49-1.19-3.315.041.28-3.22-0.980.000.95 -2.692.380.85

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2016Rays0.5-1.80.7-2.5 0.10.4-0.2-0.5 
2017Mariners-8.5-1.00.3-4.8 -2.80.2 1.2 
Total- - --8.1-2.81.0-7.4 -2.60.6-0.20.7 

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2016Rays0.35-5.495.72-3.21-2.090.221.27-17.76-4.91 
2017Mariners-2.04-1.511.02-1.95-3.41-1.500.16 29.66 
Total- - --1.46-2.812.43-2.25-3.12-1.070.45-17.764.97 

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2016Rays27.3 %62.4 %43.0 %63.3 %90.1 %80.7 %44.7 %69.9 %8.3 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
2017Mariners24.0 %65.3 %44.6 %59.0 %89.0 %80.9 %49.9 %64.6 %8.5 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
Total- - -24.9 %64.6 %44.2 %60.3 %89.2 %80.8 %48.5 %66.0 %8.5 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Rays28.4 %58.8 %42.7 %58.3 %93.6 %81.2 %47.0 %21.1
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
2017Mariners26.3 %62.3 %44.5 %56.9 %90.3 %80.5 %50.5 %23.6
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
Total- - -26.9 %61.5 %44.0 %57.4 %91.1 %80.7 %49.6 %22.9

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Rays28.4 %58.4 %42.7 %57.6 %93.7 %81.2 %47.7 %21.8
2017Mariners27.9 %61.2 %44.6 %58.3 %90.6 %80.5 %50.1 %23.5
Total- - -28.0 %60.5 %44.1 %58.1 %91.3 %80.7 %49.5 %23.0

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2013Rays (A+)P101.0000  0          
2016RaysP100.1000000000 0   .000 
Total- - -P100.1000000000 0   .000 
2012Rays (A)1B218.0710  0          
2016Rays (AAA)1B119.01201  2          
2016Rays1B118.04100000000    1.000 
2017Mariners (AAA)1B2218.01810  2          
2017Mariners1B15877.069111090090    .986 
Total- - -1B16985.073211090090    .987 
2012Rays (A)2B3120.0781  2          
2013Rays (A+)2B1312109.223392  9          
2014Rays (AA)2B1614132.225442  7          
2015Rays (AAA)2B12998.222310  6          
2016Rays (AAA)2B1616143.120352  9          
2016Rays2B6439.06181104130     .960 
2017Mariners (AAA)2B118.0110  0          
2017Mariners2B1811109.219271014220     .979 
Total- - -2B2415148.225452118350     .972 
2011Rays (R)3B2524206.022429  4          
2011Rays (A)3B2218.0050  0          
2012Rays (A)3B2524214.017668  8          
2013Rays (R)3B2110.0050  0          
2013Rays (A+)3B5548.0861  1          
2014Rays (AA)3B2217.0241  1          
2015Rays (AAA)3B2524201.09499  5          
2016Rays (AAA)3B2524210.217411  5          
2016Rays3B4328.02110003301     1.000 
2017Mariners (AAA)3B2217.0151  0          
2017Mariners3B6440.0240001100     1.000 
Total- - -3B10768.04150004401     1.000 
2011Rays (R)SS1818152.029495  7          
2013Rays (A+)SS9863.213201  4          
2014Rays (AA)SS111091.013283  7          
2015Rays (AAA)SS1414114.020413  14          
2016Rays (AAA)SS3736331.040956  22          
2016RaysSS9757.13151103211     .947 
2017Mariners (AAA)SS1919171.024522  10          
2017MarinersSS3931287.04276220181170     .983 
Total- - -SS4838344.14591330211381     .978 
2012Rays (A)LF3229269.04460  2          
2013Rays (R)LF2211.0100  0          
2013Rays (A+)LF3029243.14321  0          
2014Rays (AA)LF3216.1500  0          
2015Rays (AAA)LF7660.0500  0          
2016Rays (AAA)LF3327.0500  0          
2016RaysLF7437.2710000000     1.000 
2017Mariners (AAA)LF119.0200  0          
2017MarinersLF1513101.22420000000     1.000 
Total- - -LF2217139.13130000000     1.000 
2012Rays (A)CF1413113.03321  0          
2013Rays (A+)CF5544.01311  0          
2014Rays (AA)CF3326.0810  0          
2015Rays (AAA)CF7763.21210  0          
2016Rays (AAA)CF119.0400  0          
2012Rays (A)RF7665.01200  0          
2013Rays (A+)RF4433.0600  0          
2014Rays (AA)RF8784726.1170234  6          
2015Rays (AAA)RF6260530.212865  1          
2016Rays (AAA)RF5544.2600  0          
2016RaysRF6230.0800000000     1.000 
2017MarinersRF5114.0300000000     1.000 
Total- - -RF11344.01100000000     1.000 
2016RaysOF13667.21510000000     1.000 
2017MarinersOF2014115.22720000000     1.000 
Total- - -OF3320183.14230000000     1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2016RaysP0.10  000              
Total- - -P0.10  000              
2016Rays1B8.0 0 000111.0000   0      
2017Mariners1B77.0 0 00054.8001      0.0-0.7-0.6-31.0
Total- - -1B85.0 0 00065.8331   0  0.0-0.7-0.6-31.0
2016Rays2B39.0 0 0-1-11812.6671   0 0.0-1.0-0.4-1.4-25.9
2017Mariners2B109.2 0 0002315.65210     0.0-0.9-0.1-1.0-12.8
Total- - -2B148.2 0 0-1-14127.65911   0 0.0-1.9-0.5-2.4-18.0
2016Rays3B28.0 0 00096.6674   0 0.10.20.10.428.2
2017Mariners3B40.0 0 00053.6001     0.1-0.20.10.00.2
Total- - -3B68.0 0 000149.6435   0 0.10.00.30.514.2
2016RaysSS57.1 0 0-1-11510.6674   -1 0.1-0.6-0.4-1.0-28.2
2017MarinersSS287.0 1 1-207253.73615     0.6-1.20.4-0.3-2.9
Total- - -SS344.1 1 1-3-18763.72419   -1 0.6-1.90.0-1.3-7.1
2016RaysLF37.2  1203551.0002   01.1 -0.10.01.038.6
2017MarinersLF101.2  -100-11918.9476    -0.3 0.00.2-0.1-3.1
Total- - -LF139.1  02022423.9588   00.8 -0.10.20.910.2
2016RaysRF30.0  000043.7505   0-0.3 -0.30.0-0.6-24.5
2017MarinersRF14.0  00-1-143.7500    -0.1 0.00.00.00.7
Total- - -RF44.0  00-1-186.7505   0-0.4 -0.30.0-0.6-18.0
2016RaysOF67.2  120398.8897   00.8 -0.40.10.44.3
2017MarinersOF115.2  -10-1-22321.9136    -0.3 0.00.2-0.1-2.8
Total- - -OF183.1  02-113229.90613   00.4 -0.40.30.32.2

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2016Rays1B8.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
2017Mariners1B77.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)50.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)90.0%    (10)
Total- - -1B85.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)50.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)90.9%    (11)
2016Rays2B39.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)93.8%    (16)
2017Mariners2B109.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (3)0.0%     (0)66.7%      (3)97.1%    (35)
Total- - -2B148.20.0%      (2)0.0%      (3)0.0%      (3)0.0%     (0)66.7%      (3)96.1%    (51)
2016Rays3B28.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (9)
2017Mariners3B40.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (4)
Total- - -3B68.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (3)100.0%    (13)
2016RaysSS57.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (5)50.0%      (2)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)93.3%    (15)
2017MarinersSS287.00.0%      (1)9.1%    (11)0.0%      (1)33.3%     (3)71.4%      (7)97.5%    (81)
Total- - -SS344.10.0%      (1)6.3%    (16)33.3%      (3)33.3%     (3)71.4%      (7)96.9%    (96)
2016RaysLF37.20.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (7)
2017MarinersLF101.20.0%      (6)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (24)
Total- - -LF139.10.0%      (7)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (31)
2016RaysRF30.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (8)
2017MarinersRF14.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (3)
Total- - -RF44.00.0%      (4)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (11)
2016RaysOF67.20.0%      (3)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (15)
2017MarinersOF115.20.0%      (8)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (27)
Total- - -OF183.10.0%    (11)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%    (42)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2016Rays200.123248604223513642-1
Total- - -200.123248604223513642-1

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2016Rays-3.8-1.2-1.50.0-5.0-1.50.32.8-3.3-0.3($2.7) 
2017Mariners-14.80.7-2.00.4-14.1-1.71.08.7-6.1-0.6($4.9) 
Total- - --18.7-0.4-3.50.4-19.1-3.21.411.5-9.4-0.9($7.6) 

Add New Contract
  • 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 17, Pick: 29, Overall: 540
    • Team: Tampa Bay Rays
    • School: Coastal Carolina