Jakob Junis

San Francisco Giants

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Jakob Junis threw 10,272 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2017 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Slider (83mph) and Sinker (92mph), also mixing in a Change (84mph). He also rarely threw a Cutter (88mph) and Fourseam Fastball (92mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His slider sweeps across the zone, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders and has some two-plane movement. His sinker has less armside run than typical, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has some natural sinking action. His change generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' changeups, has slight cut action and has some natural sink to it. His cutter results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters. His fourseam fastball generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has some natural sinking action, has essentially average velo and has slightly less natural movement than typical.