Adam Wainwright

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Adam Wainwright has thrown 24,633 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and the MLB Postseason. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Cutter (86mph), Sinker (91mph) and Curve (75mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (91mph). He also rarely throws a Change (83mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2016 pitches compared to other RHP:
His cutter has extreme cut action, generates a very high amount of groundballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has below average velo and has some natural sink. His sinker has less armside run than typical. His curve has sweeping glove-side movement, has below average velo and has a sharp downward bite. His fourseam fastball has less armside movement than typical, has some natural sinking action and has slightly below average velo. His change results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups.