Billy Hamilton

Cincinnati Reds

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Billy Hamilton has seen 1,627 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 (1,000 seen), he has had a league average eye (0.93 d'; 58% 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 (0.25 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (14% whiff/swing).

Against Breaking Pitches (275 seen), he has had an exceptionally poor eye (0.07 d'; 47% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 44% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (0.11 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (29% whiff/swing).

Against Offspeed Pitches (158 seen), he has had a poor eye (0.76 d'; 75% swing rate at pitches in the zone vs. 47% swing rate at pitches out of the zone) and a steady approach at the plate (-0.29 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (39% whiff/swing).