Eric Hosmer

Kansas City Royals

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Eric Hosmer has seen 9,888 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2014, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2014:
Against All Fastballs (1,510 seen), he has had a poor eye (0.87 d'; 68% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 35% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.04 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (15% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (601 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.63 d'; 65% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 40% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an aggressive approach at the plate (-0.08 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (26% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (342 seen), he has had a very poor eye (0.60 d'; 64% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 41% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (-0.06 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (22% whiff/swing).