B.J. Upton

Atlanta Braves

Hitter-At-A-Glance

B.J. Upton has seen 16,323 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 (1,085 seen), he has had a very good eye (1.28 d'; 73% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 25% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.03 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (32% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (394 seen), he has had a good eye (0.87 d'; 71% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 38% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.12 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (38% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (111 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.86 d'; 75% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 43% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.24 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (32% whiff/swing).