Freddie Freeman

Atlanta Braves

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Freddie Freeman has seen 14,655 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (1,298 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.29 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (24% whiff/swing). When he connects (194 tracked), he generates above average power (93.4 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (1.4° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (623 seen), he has had a very aggressive approach at the plate (-0.17 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (41% whiff/swing). When he connects (64 tracked), he generates average power (89 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (11.7° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (294 seen), he has had an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.37 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (34% whiff/swing). When he connects (48 tracked), he generates average power (88.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (10.4° average spray angle).