Nick Markakis

Baltimore Orioles

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Nick Markakis has seen 18,406 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 (1,741 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.91 d'; 59% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 24% 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 (12% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (599 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.43 d'; 56% 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 (353 seen), he has had a poor eye (0.79 d'; 66% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 35% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (-0.01 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (7% whiff/swing).