Nick Markakis

Baltimore Orioles

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Nick Markakis has seen 17,546 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 (1,181 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.91 d'; 62% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 27% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (0.15 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (12% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (413 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.42 d'; 54% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 38% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.10 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (12% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (239 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.65 d'; 60% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 34% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.07 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (4% whiff/swing).