Joe Musgrove

San Diego Padres

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Joe Musgrove threw 13,938 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 (93mph) and Slider (83mph), also mixing in a Cutter (90mph), Curve (81mph), Sinker (92mph) and Change (87mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has less armside movement than typical, has some natural sinking action and has essentially average velo. His slider sweeps across the zone and has exceptional depth. His cutter results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters and has slightly above average velo. His curve has an exceptional bite, is slightly harder than usual and results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' curves. His sinker has less armside run than typical, results in somewhat more groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has some natural sinking action. His change results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual and has some natural sink to it.