Anthony Rizzo

Chicago Cubs

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2016, Anthony Rizzo saw 10,084 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2015.

In 2015, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (1,739 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (-0.01 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (13% whiff/swing). When he connected (218 tracked), he generated average power (88.3 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (7.1° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (656 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (-0.03 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (32% whiff/swing). When he connected (68 tracked), he generated average power (86.8 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (15.4° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (432 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (-0.30 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (24% whiff/swing). When he connected (59 tracked), he generated average power (87.5 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (11.9° average spray angle).