Jason Vargas

New York Mets

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Jason Vargas has thrown 23,130 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 (87mph) and Change using a Circle Change grip (81mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (87mph) and Curve using a Knuckle Curve grip (74mph).

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