Aaron Nola

Philadelphia Phillies

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Aaron Nola has thrown 18,909 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2015 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they have relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (93mph) and Curve (79mph), also mixing in a Sinker (92mph) and Change (86mph). He also rarely throws a Cutter (87mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His fourseam fastball generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has some natural sinking action, has essentially average velo and has slight armside run. His curve generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' curves, has a sharp downward bite and has slight glove-side movement. His sinker results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has slight armside run. His change dives down out of the zone, results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, is slightly firmer than usual and has slight armside fade. His cutter is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' cutters, has little cutting action and has some natural sink.