Jarrod Saltalamacchia

Miami Marlins

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Jarrod Saltalamacchia has seen 10,196 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 (1,152 seen), he has had a good eye (1.14 d'; 73% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 29% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.03 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (28% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (318 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.20 d'; 52% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 44% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.05 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (47% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (304 seen), he has had a league average eye (1.09 d'; 84% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 46% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very aggressive approach at the plate (-0.45 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (55% whiff/swing).