Raul Ibanez

Kansas City Royals

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2015, Raul Ibanez saw 16,996 pitches that were 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 (731 seen), he had a league average eye (1.08 d'; 70% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 29% 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 (251 seen), he had a good eye (0.89 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 (34% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (165 seen), he 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).