Martin Prado

Miami Marlins

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2016, Martin Prado saw 17,457 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 (1,406 seen), he had a patient approach at the plate (0.18 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (6% whiff/swing). When he connected (206 tracked), he generated average power (91.6 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (-3.3° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (481 seen), he had a very patient approach at the plate (0.33 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (29% whiff/swing). When he connected (52 tracked), he generated average power (86.5 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (1.3° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (221 seen), he had an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.16 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (15% whiff/swing). When he connected (33 tracked), he generated average power (84.3 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (4.9° average spray angle).