Madison Bumgarner

San Francisco Giants

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Madison Bumgarner has thrown 20,379 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2016, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2016, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (91mph) and Cutter (87mph), also mixing in a Curve (73mph). He also rarely throws a Change (83mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2016 pitches compared to other LHP:
His fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has essentially average velo, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has some added backspin. His cutter is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' cutters and has strong cutting action. His curve has sweeping glove-side movement, is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' curves and has below average velo. His change is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' changeups and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups.