Billy Hamilton

Cincinnati Reds

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Billy Hamilton has seen 3,960 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 (959 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.14 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (13% whiff/swing). When he connects (130 tracked), he generates little-to-no power (84.3 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (3.7° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (231 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.07 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (28% whiff/swing). When he connects (23 tracked), he generates non-existent power (79.3 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-3.1° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (177 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (-0.10 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (33% whiff/swing). When he connects (15 tracked), he generates little-to-no power (79.7 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-7.5° average spray angle).