Brandon Kintzler

Chicago Cubs

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2020, Brandon Kintzler threw 6,832 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2019, he relied primarily on his Sinker (93mph), also mixing in a Change (88mph) and Slider (87mph). He also rarely threw a Fourseam Fastball (93mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His sinker has slight armside run. His change is much firmer than usual and has slight armside fade. His slider has primarily 12-6 movement, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sliders, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders and is much harder than usual. His fourseam fastball generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has some natural sinking action, has essentially average velo and has slight armside run.