Kyle Hendricks

Chicago Cubs

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Kyle Hendricks has thrown 21,464 pitches that have been 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 have relied primarily on their Sinker (87mph), Change (80mph) and Fourseam Fastball (87mph), also mixing in a Curve (73mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His sinker is so slow that it is substantially gravitational, has less armside run than typical, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has some natural sinking action. His change has below average velo, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups. His fourseam fastball comes in below hitting speed, has some natural sinking action, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly less natural movement than typical. His curve has an exceptional bite, comes in below hitting speed and has slight glove-side movement.