Kyle Gibson

Texas Rangers

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Kyle Gibson has thrown 19,696 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2021, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2021, he has relied primarily on his Sinker using a Two-seam Fastball grip (93mph) and Slider (84mph), also mixing in a Cutter (89mph), Fourseam Fastball (94mph), Change (85mph) and Curve (80mph).


In 2021, compared to other RHP:
His sinker using a two-seam fastball grip generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sinkers, results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has slight armside run and has slightly above average velo. His slider generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sliders, is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' sliders, has short glove-side cut and has some two-plane movement. His cutter generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' cutters and has some natural sink. His fourseam fastball is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has essentially average velo and has slightly less natural movement than typical. His change results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual, has slight armside fade and has some natural sink to it. His curve has primarily 12-6 movement.