Jason Vargas

New York Mets

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Jason Vargas has thrown 22,198 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2009 and 2018, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2018, he has relied primarily on his Sinker using a Two-seam Fastball grip (88mph), Change using a Circle Change grip (82mph) and Fourseam Fastball (88mph), also mixing in a Curve using a Knuckle Curve grip (74mph).

BETA Feature:
Basic description of 2018 pitches compared to other LHP:
His sinker results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slightly below average velo. His change results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade. His fourseam fastball has below average velo. His curve generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves, has a sharp downward bite, has slight glove-side movement and has slightly below average velo.