Edinson Volquez

Kansas City Royals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Edinson Volquez has thrown 18,271 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2015, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Sinker (94mph), Change (86mph) and Curve using a Knuckle Curve grip (80mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (95mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2015 pitches compared to other RHP:
His sinker has well above average velo, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slight armside run. His change generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual and has some natural sink to it. His curve has a sharp downward bite, is slightly harder than usual and has slight glove-side movement. His fourseam fastball generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has slight armside run and has slightly above average velo.