Anthony Rizzo

Chicago Cubs

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Anthony Rizzo has seen 10,889 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 (474 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.13 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (11% whiff/swing). When he connects (83 tracked), he generates average power (90.4 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (7.2° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (205 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.14 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (26% whiff/swing). When he connects (24 tracked), he generates thundering power (94.7 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (13.3° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (114 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (-0.04 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (26% whiff/swing). When he connects (12 tracked), he generates average power (86.2 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (11.1° average spray angle).