Billy Hamilton

Cincinnati Reds

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Billy Hamilton has seen 4,135 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2015.

In 2015, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (1,075 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.16 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (13% whiff/swing). When he connects (145 tracked), he generates below average power (85 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (2.6° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (259 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.02 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (27% whiff/swing). When he connects (29 tracked), he generates little-to-no power (80.3 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-1° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (208 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (-0.01 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (33% whiff/swing). When he connects (18 tracked), he generates little-to-no power (79.7 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-6.8° average spray angle).