Adam Wainwright

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Adam Wainwright has thrown 31,594 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2020, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2020, he has relied primarily on his Curve (74mph), Sinker (90mph) and Cutter (85mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (90mph). He also rarely throws a Change (82mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2020 pitches compared to other RHP:
His curve has an exceptional bite, has sweeping glove-side movement and has below average velo. His sinker has less armside run than typical, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slightly below average velo. His cutter has extreme cut action, has below average velo and has some natural sink. His fourseam fastball has much less armside movement than typical, has below average velo, has some natural sinking action and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers. His change is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' changeups, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, has slightly below average velo and has some natural sink to it.