Paul Goldschmidt

Arizona Diamondbacks

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Paul Goldschmidt has seen 8,018 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 (1,268 seen), he has had a league average eye (1.10 d'; 66% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 24% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (0.15 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (23% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (508 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.77 d'; 55% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 26% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (0.25 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (32% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (178 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.69 d'; 63% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 36% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.01 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (35% whiff/swing).