Adam Ottavino

New York Mets

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Adam Ottavino threw 11,271 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2010 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Slider (81mph) and Sinker (94mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (95mph), Change (89mph) and Cutter (88mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
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 sinker is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has slight armside run, has slightly above average velo and has some natural sinking action. His fourseam fastball has some natural sinking action and has slightly above average velo. His change is thrown extremely hard, dives down out of the zone, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups and has slight armside fade. His cutter generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' cutters, is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has some natural sink and has strong cutting action.