Kyle Gibson

Minnesota Twins

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Kyle Gibson has thrown 18,136 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2019, he has relied primarily on his Sinker using a Two-seam Fastball grip (94mph) and Slider (84mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (94mph), Change (86mph) and Curve (80mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His sinker results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slightly above average velo. His slider generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sliders and has some two-plane movement. His fourseam fastball generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has essentially average velo and has slightly less natural movement than typical. His change generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has some natural sink to it. His curve generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves, is slightly harder than usual and has primarily 12-6 movement.