Taijuan Walker

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Taijuan Walker has thrown 19,672 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2024, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2024, they have relied primarily on their Sinker (91mph), also mixing in a Splitter (86mph), Slider (85mph), Fourseam Fastball (91mph), Cutter (87mph) and Curve (74mph).


In 2024, compared to other RHP:
Their sinker results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers. Their splitter is basically never swung at and missed compared to other pitchers' splitters, has some natural sink to it, is slightly firmer than usual and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' splitters. Their slider generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sliders, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders and has less than expected depth. Their fourseam fastball has slightly below average velo. Their cutter is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' cutters, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' cutters, has good "rise" and has slightly below average velo. Their curve has below average velo, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves, has a sharp downward bite, has primarily 12-6 movement and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves.