Derek Holland

San Francisco Giants

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2019, Derek Holland threw 22,431 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2018, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2018, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), Sinker (92mph) and Slider (81mph), also mixing in a Curve using a Knuckle Curve grip (80mph) and Change (84mph).

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Basic description of 2018 pitches compared to other LHP:
His fourseam fastball has essentially average velo and has slight armside run. His sinker has slight armside run and has slightly above average velo. His slider has primarily 12-6 movement. His curve has very little depth, has primarily 12-6 movement, is much harder than usual and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves. His change is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' changeups, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, has a lot of backspin and is slightly firmer than usual.