Justin Verlander

Houston Astros

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Justin Verlander has thrown 52,922 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2007 and 2024, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2024, they have relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (94mph), Curve (78mph) and Slider (87mph), also mixing in a Change (85mph).


In 2024, compared to other RHP:
Their fourseam fastball results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has slightly above average velo and has some added backspin. Their curve has an exceptional bite, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves and results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' curves. Their slider results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders, is much harder than usual and has less than expected depth. Their change results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade.