Nick Markakis

Atlanta Braves

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Nick Markakis has seen 19,337 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2015, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2015:
Against All Fastballs (167 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.95 d'; 51% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 17% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.46 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (13% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (60 seen), he has had a good eye (0.89 d'; 56% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 23% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.30 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (23% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (30 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.91 d'; 70% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 35% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (-0.07 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (7% whiff/swing).