Derek Norris

San Diego Padres

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Derek Norris has seen 4,702 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2015, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2015:
Against All Fastballs (239 seen), he has had a good eye (1.17 d'; 67% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 23% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (0.15 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (11% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (96 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.44 d'; 61% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 44% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.06 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (35% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (41 seen), he has had an exceptionally good eye (1.46 d'; 83% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 31% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.24 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (26% whiff/swing).