Jarrod Saltalamacchia

Miami Marlins

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Jarrod Saltalamacchia has seen 8,619 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 (142 seen), he has had an exceptionally good eye (1.35 d'; 80% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 31% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.18 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (31% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (32 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.43 d'; 67% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 50% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very aggressive approach at the plate (-0.22 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (39% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (34 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (-0.15 d'; 100% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 56% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (-0.08 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (48% whiff/swing).