Denard Span

Washington Nationals

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Denard Span has seen 12,702 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2014, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2014:
Against All Fastballs (124 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.65 d'; 62% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 36% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.02 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (7% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (14 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.17 d'; 33% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 27% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.52 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (25% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (9 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.18 d'; 100% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 43% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.09 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (0% whiff/swing).