Paul Goldschmidt

Arizona Diamondbacks

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Paul Goldschmidt has seen 7,976 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 (1,248 seen), he has had a league average eye (1.11 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 a high likelihood to swing and miss (23% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (496 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.80 d'; 56% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 26% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (0.26 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (32% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (172 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.68 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).