Billy Hamilton

Cincinnati Reds

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Billy Hamilton has seen 2,224 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2014, including pitches seen in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training.

In 2014:
Against All Fastballs (1,428 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.92 d'; 59% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 24% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a very patient approach at the plate (0.23 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (13% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (389 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.22 d'; 50% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 41% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.12 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (30% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (212 seen), he has had a poor eye (0.83 d'; 77% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 46% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.32 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (38% whiff/swing).