Anthony Rizzo

Chicago Cubs

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Anthony Rizzo has seen 10,590 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (303 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.16 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (12% whiff/swing). When he connects (48 tracked), he generates above average power (93.8 mph average exit velocity) and is a pull hitter (9.2° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (129 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.04 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (23% whiff/swing). When he connects (18 tracked), he generates thundering power (94.6 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (15.9° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (66 seen), he has had a very patient approach at the plate (0.10 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (30% whiff/swing). When he connects (5 tracked), he generates average power (83.8 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (20.9° average spray angle).