Billy Hamilton

Cincinnati Reds

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Billy Hamilton has seen 2,460 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 (1,605 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.90 d'; 59% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 25% 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 (14% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (432 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.27 d'; 50% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 39% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.13 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (29% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (228 seen), he has had a poor eye (0.83 d'; 76% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 46% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.30 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (39% whiff/swing).