Paul Goldschmidt

Arizona Diamondbacks

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Paul Goldschmidt has seen 10,153 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2015.

In 2015, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (1,166 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.13 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (20% whiff/swing). When he connects (122 tracked), he generates above average power (93.7 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-6.7° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (509 seen), he has had a very patient approach at the plate (0.29 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (34% whiff/swing). When he connects (41 tracked), he generates average power (89.2 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-3.7° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (137 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.19 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (31% whiff/swing). When he connects (19 tracked), he generates thundering power (97.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (5.7° average spray angle).