Charlie Morton

Houston Astros

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Charlie Morton has thrown 21,299 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2008 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2019, he has relied primarily on his Curve using a Knuckle Curve grip (79mph), Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Sinker using a Two-seam Fastball grip (94mph), also mixing in a Slider (86mph). He also rarely throws a Splitter (85mph) and Cutter (87mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His curve has sweeping glove-side movement, generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' curves, has a sharp downward bite and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' curves. His fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has heavy sinking action, has an obvious tail and has slightly above average velo. His sinker has an obvious tail, generates a very high amount of groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has well above average velo and has some natural sinking action. His slider generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sliders and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders. His splitter is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' splitters, has an obvious armside fade, has some natural sink to it and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' splitters. His cutter has heavy sink, is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' cutters, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' cutters, has slightly below average velo and has strong cutting action.