Yasiel Puig

Los Angeles Dodgers

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Although he has not seen a pitch in 2016, Yasiel Puig saw 5,344 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2015.

In 2015, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (752 seen), he had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.27 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (27% whiff/swing). When he connected (86 tracked), he generated average power (91.3 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-6.5° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (333 seen), he had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.35 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (31% whiff/swing). When he connected (50 tracked), he generated average power (88.8 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (2.2° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (124 seen), he had a steady approach at the plate (-0.29 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (29% whiff/swing). When he connected (22 tracked), he generated thundering power (94.6 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (3.6° average spray angle).