Martin Prado

Miami Marlins

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Martin Prado has seen 18,262 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (532 seen), he has had a very patient approach at the plate (0.25 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (4% whiff/swing). When he connects (103 tracked), he generates average power (90.6 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-5.3° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (201 seen), he has had a very patient approach at the plate (0.30 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (22% whiff/swing). When he connects (34 tracked), he generates little-to-no power (81.2 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (8.4° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (63 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.33 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (11% whiff/swing). When he connects (18 tracked), he generates average power (86.3 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (0.4° average spray angle).