Chris Bassitt

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Chris Bassitt threw 12,249 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Sinker (93mph), also mixing in a Cutter (89mph), Slider (79mph), Curve (72mph), Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Change (85mph).


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