Evan Gattis

Houston Astros

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Evan Gattis has seen 5,764 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (450 seen), he has had a very aggressive approach at the plate (-0.15 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (20% whiff/swing). When he connects (85 tracked), he generates average power (91.4 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (7.9° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (225 seen), he has had a patient approach at the plate (0.19 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (46% whiff/swing). When he connects (23 tracked), he generates average power (88 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (8° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (110 seen), he has had a very aggressive approach at the plate (-0.49 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (35% whiff/swing). When he connects (22 tracked), he generates average power (85.5 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (11.2° average spray angle).