Jake Peavy

San Francisco Giants

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Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Jake Peavy has thrown 23,920 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (90mph) and Cutter (86mph), also mixing in a Curve (79mph), Sinker (90mph) and Change using a Circle Change grip (84mph). He also rarely throws a Slider (82mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2016 pitches compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball has an obvious tail, has below average velo and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers. His cutter has below average velo, has little cutting action and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters. His curve has very little depth, has primarily 12-6 movement and results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' curves. His sinker is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' sinkers, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has slight armside run and has slightly below average velo. His change results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade. His slider generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sliders and has primarily 12-6 movement.