Keegan Akin

Baltimore Orioles

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Keegan Akin has thrown 439 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2017 and 2020, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Fall/Winter Ball. In 2020, he has relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Change (82mph), Slider (81mph) and Curve (78mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2020 pitches compared to other LHP:
His fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly above average velo. His change generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has some natural sink to it. His slider is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' sliders, has exceptional depth, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders and has short glove-side cut. His curve is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' curves, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves, has a sharp downward bite and has slight glove-side movement.