Eric Hosmer

Kansas City Royals

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Eric Hosmer has seen 10,403 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2015, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training.

In 2015:
Against All Fastballs (69 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.99 d'; 80% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 44% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.35 c) with an exceptionally low likelihood to swing and miss (6% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (36 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (-0.36 d'; 0% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 64% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very aggressive approach at the plate (-0.18 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (43% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (23 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (-0.11 d'; 100% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 55% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a patient approach at the plate (-0.06 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (38% whiff/swing).