Shaun Marcum

Cleveland Indians

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Shaun Marcum threw 13,684 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2013, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2013, he relied primarily on his Cutter (84mph), Fourseam Fastball (86mph) and Change using a Circle Change grip (80mph), also mixing in a Curve (73mph), Slider (80mph) and Sinker (86mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2013 pitches compared to other RHP:
His cutter comes in below hitting speed, has good "rise" and has strong cutting action. His fourseam fastball comes in below hitting speed, is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has less armside movement than typical and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers. His change has surprising cut action and has below average velo. His curve comes in below hitting speed, is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' curves and has primarily 12-6 movement. His sinker comes in below hitting speed, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has less armside run than typical and has little sinking action compared to a true sinker. His slider has much less depth than expected, has below average velo and has primarily 12-6 movement.