Wil Myers

San Diego Padres

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Wil Myers has seen 6,928 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 (1,557 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.16 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (16% whiff/swing). When he connects (199 tracked), he generates average power (90.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (-1.9° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (756 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.26 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (32% whiff/swing). When he connects (83 tracked), he generates average power (87.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (9.4° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (234 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.23 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (22% whiff/swing). When he connects (32 tracked), he generates above average power (90.4 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (10.6° average spray angle).