Nick Markakis

Atlanta Braves

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Nick Markakis has seen 18,644 pitches that have been 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 (1,907 seen), he has had a poor eye (0.90 d'; 58% 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 (641 seen), he has had a 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 (0.05 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (12% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (379 seen), he has 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).