Derek Norris

San Diego Padres

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Derek Norris has seen 4,444 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 (81 seen), he has had an exceptionally good eye (1.79 d'; 83% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 21% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.07 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (11% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (27 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (-0.18 d'; 43% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 50% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.09 c) with a disastrously high likelihood to swing and miss (62% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (10 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.61 d'; 67% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 43% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.13 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (20% whiff/swing).