David Phelps

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, David Phelps threw 11,943 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2012 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (93mph), Curve using a Knuckle Curve grip (82mph) and Cutter (90mph), also mixing in a Sinker (93mph) and Change (87mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has essentially average velo. His curve using a knuckle curve grip has primarily 12-6 movement, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves and is much harder than usual. His cutter has good "rise", results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters and has slightly above average velo. His sinker results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has slight armside run and has slightly above average velo. His change has an obvious armside fade, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups.