Yasiel Puig

Los Angeles Dodgers

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Yasiel Puig has seen 6,001 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 (439 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.26 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (27% whiff/swing). When he connects (71 tracked), he generates average power (91 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (3.8° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (173 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.37 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (39% whiff/swing). When he connects (29 tracked), he generates some serious pop (92.8 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (7.3° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (45 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.75 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (28% whiff/swing). When he connects (11 tracked), he generates average power (89.6 mph average exit velocity) and consistently goes the other way (-2.7° average spray angle).