Yasiel Puig

Los Angeles Dodgers

Hitter-At-A-Glance

Yasiel Puig has seen 5,704 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 (246 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.17 c) with an exceptionally high likelihood to swing and miss (27% whiff/swing). When he connects (33 tracked), he generates average power (92.2 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (5.1° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (88 seen), he has had an exceptionally aggressive approach at the plate (-0.56 c) with an above average likelihood to swing and miss (37% whiff/swing). When he connects (16 tracked), he generates thundering power (93.9 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (4.6° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (26 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.11 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (29% whiff/swing). When he connects (7 tracked), he generates average power (88.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (6.9° average spray angle).