Jake Peavy

San Francisco Giants

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Jake Peavy has thrown 21,543 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Cutter (87mph) and Fourseam Fastball (91mph), also mixing in a Sinker (91mph), Curve (81mph) and Change using a Circle Change grip (83mph). He also rarely throws a Slider (83mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2015 pitches compared to other RHP:
His cutter results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has little cutting action and has slightly below average velo. His fourseam fastball generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has slight armside run and has slightly below average velo. His sinker is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slight armside run. His curve has very little depth, has primarily 12-6 movement and is slightly harder than usual. His change is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade. His slider generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sliders, is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' sliders and has primarily 12-6 movement.