Josh Phegley

Oakland Athletics

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2016, Josh Phegley saw 1,737 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2015.

In 2015, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (500 seen), he had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.21 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (14% whiff/swing). When he connected (73 tracked), he generated average power (87.9 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (0° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (243 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (0.05 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (39% whiff/swing). When he connected (26 tracked), he generated average power (85.2 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (8.6° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (115 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (-0.29 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (34% whiff/swing). When he connected (20 tracked), he generated non-existent power (77.5 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (8.9° average spray angle).