Chris Martin

Boston Red Sox

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Chris Martin threw 4,350 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Cutter (92mph), also mixing in a Splitter (89mph), Sinker (95mph) and Slider (84mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has some natural sinking action and has slightly above average velo. His cutter is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has well above average velo, has some natural sink and has strong cutting action. His splitter is thrown extremely hard, is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' splitters, has some natural sink to it and has slight armside fade. His sinker is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has well above average velo. His slider sweeps across the zone, has exceptional depth and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders.