Nick Markakis

Baltimore Orioles

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Nick Markakis has seen 15,944 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2014, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training.

In 2014:
Against All Fastballs (161 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.58 d'; 56% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 34% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.13 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (7% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (45 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (-0.18 d'; 63% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 69% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.41 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (10% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (35 seen), he has had a league average eye (1.09 d'; 77% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 36% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.19 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (6% whiff/swing).