Paul Goldschmidt

Arizona Diamondbacks

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Paul Goldschmidt has seen 8,727 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2015, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2015:
Against All Fastballs (296 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.92 d'; 64% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 29% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.10 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (30% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (121 seen), he has had a very good eye (1.06 d'; 60% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 21% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.28 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (35% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (38 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.45 d'; 56% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 38% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.08 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (31% whiff/swing).