Mike Trout

Los Angeles Angels

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2016, Mike Trout saw 12,620 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 (1,921 seen), he had a very patient approach at the plate (0.24 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (15% whiff/swing). When he connected (200 tracked), he generated above average power (93.7 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (-3.4° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (696 seen), he had a very patient approach at the plate (0.37 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (34% whiff/swing). When he connected (59 tracked), he generated average power (89.5 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (3.6° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (280 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (-0.14 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (35% whiff/swing). When he connected (38 tracked), he generated above average power (90.8 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (9.1° average spray angle).