Los Angeles Dodgers
Kenta Maeda has thrown 8,924 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2019, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (92mph), Slider (84mph) and Change
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball has essentially average velo and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers. His slider has less than expected depth and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders. His change results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has some natural sink to it. His curve has a sharp downward bite and has slight glove-side movement. His sinker generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers and results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers.