Adam Wainwright

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2019, Adam Wainwright threw 27,568 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2018, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and the MLB Postseason. In 2018, he relied primarily on his Curve (74mph), Sinker (90mph) and Cutter (85mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (90mph). He also rarely threw a Change (81mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2018 pitches compared to other RHP:
His curve has sweeping glove-side movement, has below average velo and has a sharp downward bite. His sinker has slightly below average velo. His cutter comes in below hitting speed, has sweeping cut action and has some natural sink. His fourseam fastball has below average velo, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has some natural sinking action and has slightly less natural movement than typical. His change is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' changeups, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, has slight armside fade, has slightly below average velo and has some natural sink to it.