Ariel Jurado

Texas Rangers

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2020, Ariel Jurado threw 2,951 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2017 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2019, he relied primarily on his Sinker (92mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (86mph), Change (86mph) and Curve (81mph).

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Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His sinker has slight armside run and has some natural sinking action. His fourseam fastball has some natural sinking action, has essentially average velo and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers. His slider generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sliders and has primarily 12-6 movement. His change is slightly firmer than usual, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade. His curve has little depth, is slightly harder than usual and has primarily 12-6 movement.