Yasiel Puig

Los Angeles Dodgers

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Yasiel Puig has seen 5,289 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2015.

In 2015, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (718 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.25 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (25% whiff/swing). When he connects (86 tracked), he generates average power (91.7 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (-6.3° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (318 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.38 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (32% whiff/swing). When he connects (50 tracked), he generates average power (88.6 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (2.2° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (118 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.26 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (31% whiff/swing). When he connects (20 tracked), he generates thundering power (95.9 mph average exit velocity) and often goes the other way (4° average spray angle).