Pedro Florimon

Pittsburgh Pirates

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2016, Pedro Florimon saw 2,853 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2015.

In 2015, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (76 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (0.13 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (33% whiff/swing). When he connected (6 tracked), he generated non-existent power (82.8 mph average exit velocity) and is a dead pull hitter (34.1° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (10 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (0.16 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (100% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (18 seen), he had an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.12 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (86% whiff/swing). When he connected (1 tracked), he generated non-existent power (72 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-25° average spray angle).