Brandon Moss

St. Louis Cardinals

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Brandon Moss has seen 12,415 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 (1,041 seen), he has had a very aggressive approach at the plate (-0.12 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (25% whiff/swing). When he connects (137 tracked), he generates average power (88.4 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (6.7° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (425 seen), he has had an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.05 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (49% whiff/swing). When he connects (46 tracked), he generates above average power (92.1 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (16.1° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (278 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.31 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (52% whiff/swing). When he connects (36 tracked), he generates average power (85.9 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (13.4° average spray angle).