Kyle Gibson

Minnesota Twins

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Kyle Gibson has thrown 12,571 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2018, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2018, he has relied primarily on his Sinker using a Two-seam Fastball grip (92mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Change (85mph), Curve (80mph) and Slider (85mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2018 pitches compared to other RHP:
His sinker generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has little sinking action compared to a true sinker. 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 results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, has slight armside fade and has some natural sink to it. His curve generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' curves, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves, is slightly harder than usual and has primarily 12-6 movement. His slider generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sliders, is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' sliders and has some two-plane movement.