Raul Ibanez

Kansas City Royals

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Raul Ibanez has seen 16,651 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2014, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2014:
Against All Fastballs (738 seen), he has had a league average eye (1.07 d'; 70% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 30% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.00 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (21% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (244 seen), he has had a good eye (0.93 d'; 65% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 30% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.07 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (35% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (165 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.44 d'; 66% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 49% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.19 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (45% whiff/swing).