Denard Span

Washington Nationals

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Denard Span has seen 12,777 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 (185 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.74 d'; 62% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 34% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.05 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (9% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (23 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.38 d'; 50% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 35% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (0.19 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (22% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (14 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.25 d'; 100% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 40% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.13 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (0% whiff/swing).