Michael Lorenzen

Cincinnati Reds

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Michael Lorenzen has thrown 6,226 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, Spring Training and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2019, he has relied primarily on his Cutter (94mph), also mixing in a Sinker (97mph), Change (88mph), Fourseam Fastball (97mph), Curve (84mph) and Slider (87mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His cutter is thrown at a speed that's borderline unfair and has little cutting action. His sinker is thrown at a speed that's borderline unfair. His change generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' changeups, is much firmer than usual, results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade. His fourseam fastball is blazing fast and has slight armside run. His curve is thrown extremely hard, has primarily 12-6 movement and results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves. His slider generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sliders, is much harder than usual, has primarily 12-6 movement and has some two-plane movement.