Paul Goldschmidt

Arizona Diamondbacks

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Paul Goldschmidt has seen 11,919 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 (487 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.20 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (23% whiff/swing). When he connects (35 tracked), he generates average power (91.7 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (1.5° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (193 seen), he has had an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.54 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (28% whiff/swing). When he connects (11 tracked), he generates average power (84.2 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (6.5° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (75 seen), he has had an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.25 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (38% whiff/swing). When he connects (5 tracked), he generates thundering power (97.8 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (8.5° average spray angle).