Evan Gattis

Houston Astros

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Evan Gattis has seen 5,185 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 (134 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.19 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (28% whiff/swing). When he connects (22 tracked), he generates average power (89.5 mph average exit velocity) and often pulls the ball (8.3° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (60 seen), he has had an exceptionally patient approach at the plate (0.80 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (27% whiff/swing). When he connects (4 tracked), he generates average power (86 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-11.2° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (26 seen), he has had a very patient approach at the plate (0.01 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (42% whiff/swing). When he connects (3 tracked), he generates non-existent power (79 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (13.7° average spray angle).