Mike Montgomery

Kansas City Royals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2020, Mike Montgomery threw 9,232 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2019, he relied primarily on his Sinker (93mph), Curve (78mph) and Change (85mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Cutter (88mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other LHP:
His sinker has less armside run than typical, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slightly above average velo. His change results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual and has some natural sink to it. His curve is a prototypical pitch with few remarkable qualities. His fourseam fastball has heavy sinking action, has less armside movement than typical, results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has essentially average velo. His cutter results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has slightly above average velo, has some natural sink and has strong cutting action.