Taijuan Walker

New York Mets

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2022, Taijuan Walker threw 12,157 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2021, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2021, he relied primarily on his Fourseam Fastball (95mph), Sinker (94mph) and Slider (86mph), also mixing in a Splitter (90mph) and Curve (76mph).


In 2021, compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and has slightly above average velo. His sinker has slight armside run and has slightly above average velo. His slider has less than expected depth. His splitter is thrown extremely hard and has slight armside fade. His curve has a sharp downward bite, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' curves and has slightly below average velo.