Kyle Gibson

Minnesota Twins

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2020, Kyle Gibson threw 18,252 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2019, he 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 (81mph).

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 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 and has some natural sink to it. His curve generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' curves, is slightly harder than usual and has primarily 12-6 movement.