Nick Markakis

Atlanta Braves

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2015, Nick Markakis saw 19,007 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2014, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2014:
Against All Fastballs (1,905 seen), he had a poor eye (0.90 d'; 59% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 25% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.24 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (11% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (643 seen), he had a very poor eye (0.45 d'; 57% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 39% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.06 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (12% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (379 seen), he had a very poor eye (0.71 d'; 64% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 36% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.00 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (6% whiff/swing).