Diego Castillo

Tampa Bay Rays

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2020, Diego Castillo threw 2,278 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2016 and 2019, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2019, he relied primarily on his Slider (89mph) and Sinker (98mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (99mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2019 pitches compared to other RHP:
His slider is thrown extremely hard and generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sliders. His sinker is thrown at a speed that's borderline unfair, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers, results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slight armside run. His fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, is thrown at a speed that's borderline unfair, has some natural sinking action and has slight armside run.