Josh Phegley

Oakland Athletics

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Josh Phegley has seen 1,908 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (102 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.20 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (12% whiff/swing). When he connects (18 tracked), he generates average power (86.7 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-5.2° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (39 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.21 c) with a low likelihood to swing and miss (20% whiff/swing). When he connects (5 tracked), he generates non-existent power (71.4 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (7.6° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (30 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.27 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (47% whiff/swing). When he connects (3 tracked), he generates average power (90 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-0.3° average spray angle).