Tyler Flowers

Atlanta Braves

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Tyler Flowers has seen 6,312 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (442 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.15 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (33% whiff/swing). When he connects (49 tracked), he generates thundering power (95.9 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (-4.3° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (194 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.00 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (33% whiff/swing). When he connects (26 tracked), he generates above average power (92.2 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (9.1° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (45 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.63 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (33% whiff/swing). When he connects (8 tracked), he generates thundering power (95 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-11.7° average spray angle).