Billy Hamilton

Cincinnati Reds

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Billy Hamilton has seen 4,539 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (214 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.17 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (9% whiff/swing). When he connects (31 tracked), he generates non-existent power (83.2 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-7.9° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (37 seen), he has had an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.41 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (42% whiff/swing). When he connects (2 tracked), he generates average power (87 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-12.9° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (25 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.32 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (25% whiff/swing). When he connects (5 tracked), he generates average power (84.6 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (13.3° average spray angle).