Jose Valverde

San Diego Padres

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2018, Jose Valverde threw 6,906 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2014, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2014, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Splitter (83mph).

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Basic description of 2014 pitches compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has some natural sinking action, has essentially average velo and has slight armside run. His splitter is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' splitters, has slight cut action, has some natural sink to it and has slightly below average velo.