Denard Span

Washington Nationals

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Denard Span has seen 15,436 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2015, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2015:
Against All Fastballs (86 seen), he has had an exceptionally good eye (1.36 d'; 65% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 16% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.30 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (3% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (15 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.14 d'; 56% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 50% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.07 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (0% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (12 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (-0.82 d'; 40% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 71% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.16 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (14% whiff/swing).