Pedro Florimon

Pittsburgh Pirates

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Pedro Florimon has seen 2,954 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (53 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.18 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (26% whiff/swing). When he connects (2 tracked), he generates average power (92 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-5.6° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (28 seen), he has had a very aggressive approach at the plate (-0.18 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (53% whiff/swing). When he connects (1 tracked), he generates non-existent power (78 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-28.1° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (20 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.23 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (45% whiff/swing). When he connects (3 tracked), he generates some serious pop (92.3 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (20.1° average spray angle).