Shawn Armstrong

Tampa Bay Rays

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Shawn Armstrong threw 4,168 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2015 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Sinker (96mph), Fourseam Fastball (95mph) and Cutter (93mph), also mixing in a Slider (86mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His sinker is blazing fast, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slight armside run. His fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has well above average velo and has slightly less natural movement than typical. His cutter is blazing fast, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has some natural sink and has strong cutting action. His slider sweeps across the zone and has some two-plane movement.