Miguel Cabrera

Detroit Tigers

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2016, Miguel Cabrera saw 20,726 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 (1,274 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (-0.01 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (20% whiff/swing). When he connected (168 tracked), he generated some serious pop (94.6 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-7.4° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (469 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (0.03 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (32% whiff/swing). When he connected (51 tracked), he generated above average power (90.9 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-1.4° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (165 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (-0.33 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (24% whiff/swing). When he connected (23 tracked), he generated thundering power (93.7 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (19.9° average spray angle).