Marcus Walden

Boston Red Sox

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Marcus Walden has thrown 346 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2018 and 2019, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2019, he has relied primarily on his Slider (86mph), Cutter (92mph) and Fourseam Fastball (95mph), also mixing in a Sinker (95mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His slider sweeps across the zone, generates a 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. His cutter is blazing fast, is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' cutters, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' cutters, has some natural sink and has strong cutting action. His fourseam fastball has heavy sinking action, is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has much less armside movement than typical and has slightly above average velo. His sinker (take this with a grain of salt because he's only thrown 19 of them in 2019) generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sinkers, is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has well above average velo, has less armside run than typical and has some natural sinking action.