George Springer

Houston Astros

Hitter-At-A-Glance

George Springer has seen 4,224 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 (552 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.09 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (27% whiff/swing). When he connects (71 tracked), he generates above average power (93.4 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (3.3° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (206 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.03 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (35% whiff/swing). When he connects (34 tracked), he generates average power (90 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (7.9° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (118 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.18 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (35% whiff/swing). When he connects (17 tracked), he generates average power (87.8 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (18.3° average spray angle).