Raul Ibanez

Kansas City Royals

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Raul Ibanez has seen 16,630 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 (724 seen), he has had a league average eye (1.05 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 (239 seen), he has had a good eye (0.92 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 (163 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.46 d'; 67% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 49% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.20 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (45% whiff/swing).