Derek Norris

San Diego Padres

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Derek Norris has seen 4,913 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 (385 seen), he has had a good eye (1.17 d'; 68% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 24% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.12 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (14% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (140 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.44 d'; 60% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 43% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.04 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (31% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (62 seen), he has had an exceptionally good eye (1.63 d'; 89% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 34% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.41 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (19% whiff/swing).