Edwin Jackson

Detroit Tigers

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2020, Edwin Jackson threw 30,086 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2019, he relied primarily on his Cutter (92mph), Slider (86mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Sinker (94mph) and Change using a Circle Change grip (87mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (78mph).

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Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His cutter has well above average velo and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' cutters. His slider has some two-plane movement. His fourseam fastball has less armside movement than typical, has some natural sinking action and has essentially average velo. His sinker generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has less armside run than typical, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slightly above average velo. His change is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' changeups, is much firmer than usual, has a lot of backspin, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade. His curve is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' curves, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves and has primarily 12-6 movement.