Corey Kluber

Boston Red Sox

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Corey Kluber threw 25,035 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2011 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Cutter (87mph), Sinker using a Two-seam Fastball grip (89mph) and Slider (81mph), also mixing in a Change (83mph). He also rarely threw a Fourseam Fastball (89mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His cutter results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has slightly below average velo, has some natural sink and has strong cutting action. His sinker using a two-seam fastball grip has below average velo, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has slight armside run and has some natural sinking action. His slider sweeps across the zone, has below average velo, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders and has some two-plane movement. His change has some natural sink to it. His fourseam fastball is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has below average velo, has some natural sinking action and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers.