Jorge Lopez

Kansas City Royals

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Jorge Lopez has thrown 2,189 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2019, he has relied primarily on his Curve (82mph), Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Sinker (94mph), also mixing in a Slider (89mph) and Change (87mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His curve is slightly harder than usual and has primarily 12-6 movement. His fourseam fastball has some natural sinking action and has essentially average velo. His sinker has slight armside run and has slightly above average velo. His slider is thrown extremely hard, has less than expected depth, has primarily 12-6 movement and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders. His change is much firmer than usual, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade.