Paul Goldschmidt

Arizona Diamondbacks

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Paul Goldschmidt has seen 7,856 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2014:
Against All Fastballs (1,164 seen), he has had a league average eye (1.10 d'; 65% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 24% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (0.16 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (22% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (477 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.79 d'; 55% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 25% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (0.27 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (33% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (159 seen), he has had a poor eye (0.73 d'; 62% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 33% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.07 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (31% whiff/swing).