Stephen Vogt

Oakland Athletics

Saberseminar 2016!

Why not join a bunch of fellow baseball fans in Boston, MA on August 13-14 for Sabermetrics, Scouting, and the Science of Baseball? Our baseball research conference donates 100% of the ticket proceeds to The Jimmy Fund and the Angioma Alliance and features great presentations from ex-players, coaches, front office personnel, and some of the top baseball researchers.

For more information, visit Saberseminar.com. We hope to see you in Boston this summer!

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2017, Stephen Vogt saw 6,254 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (1,260 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (0.11 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (10% whiff/swing). When he connected (189 tracked), he generated average power (87.9 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (2.2° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (560 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (0.02 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (25% whiff/swing). When he connected (99 tracked), he generated average power (85 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (11.5° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (311 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (-0.21 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (29% whiff/swing). When he connected (52 tracked), he generated below average power (81.4 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (7.7° average spray angle).