Marcus Walden

Boston Red Sox

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Marcus Walden has thrown 1,481 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) and Cutter (92mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Sinker (94mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His slider sweeps across the zone, has exceptional depth and generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sliders. His cutter is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, is blazing fast and has some natural sink. His fourseam fastball has heavy sinking action, is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has much less armside movement than typical and has slightly above average velo. His sinker generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sinkers, is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has well above average velo, has less armside run than typical and has some natural sinking action.