Mike Clevinger

Chicago White Sox

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Mike Clevinger threw 11,579 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2016 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, the MLB Postseason and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Slider (80mph), also mixing in a Cutter (87mph), Sinker (93mph) and Change (86mph). He also rarely threw a Curve (77mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball has essentially average velo and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers. His slider comes in below hitting speed, sweeps across the zone, has exceptional depth and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sliders. His cutter has heavy sink, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' cutters, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has slightly below average velo and has strong cutting action. His sinker has little sinking action compared to a true sinker, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slightly above average velo. His change is slightly firmer than usual and has slight armside fade. His curve generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves, has a sharp downward bite and has primarily 12-6 movement.