Stephen Vogt

Oakland Athletics

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Stephen Vogt has seen 5,055 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (579 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.12 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (9% whiff/swing). When he connects (91 tracked), he generates average power (89.8 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (0.8° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (227 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.08 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (24% whiff/swing). When he connects (37 tracked), he generates average power (88.4 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (12.7° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (157 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.19 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (26% whiff/swing). When he connects (32 tracked), he generates little-to-no power (80.1 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (3.3° average spray angle).