Eric Hosmer

Kansas City Royals

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2016, Eric Hosmer saw 13,040 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2015.

In 2015, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (1,616 seen), he had an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.05 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (14% whiff/swing). When he connected (220 tracked), he generated average power (91.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (-1.4° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (735 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (0.06 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (31% whiff/swing). When he connected (78 tracked), he generated average power (87.8 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (12.2° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (388 seen), he had a patient approach at the plate (-0.01 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (34% whiff/swing). When he connected (35 tracked), he generated above average power (91.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (9° average spray angle).