Ryan Madson

Los Angeles Dodgers

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Ryan Madson has thrown 8,758 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2018, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2018, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (96mph), Sinker (96mph) and Change (85mph), also mixing in a Curve (83mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (94mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2018 pitches compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has well above average velo, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slight armside run. His sinker generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sinkers, generates a very high amount of groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, is blazing fast and has slight armside run. His change generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' changeups, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade. His curve is thrown extremely hard, has a sharp downward bite and has primarily 12-6 movement. His cutter is thrown at a speed that's borderline unfair, is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' cutters and has little cutting action.