Aramis Ramirez

Pittsburgh Pirates

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2016, Aramis Ramirez saw 16,091 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2015.

In 2015, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (1,164 seen), he had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.20 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (13% whiff/swing). When he connected (201 tracked), he generated average power (87.9 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (1.6° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (460 seen), he had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.26 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (29% whiff/swing). When he connected (61 tracked), he generated average power (86.7 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (9° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (160 seen), he had a very aggressive approach at the plate (-0.52 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (18% whiff/swing). When he connected (29 tracked), he generated average power (89.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (9.8° average spray angle).