Carlos Gomez

Houston Astros

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Carlos Gomez has seen 14,532 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (680 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.02 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (28% whiff/swing). When he connects (77 tracked), he generates average power (90.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (-0.4° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (355 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.34 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (46% whiff/swing). When he connects (57 tracked), he generates average power (84.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (10.3° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (155 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.71 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (44% whiff/swing). When he connects (23 tracked), he generates average power (84.3 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (8.9° average spray angle).