Blake Snell

San Diego Padres

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Blake Snell has thrown 13,470 pitches that have been 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 have relied primarily on their Fourseam Fastball (96mph) and Slider (89mph), also mixing in a Curve (81mph) and Change (87mph).


In 2022, compared to other LHP:
His fourseam fastball is blazing fast, has much less armside movement than typical, generates more whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' fourseamers and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' fourseamers. His slider is thrown extremely hard, generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sliders and results in many more groundballs compared to other pitchers' sliders. His curve generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' curves, is much harder than usual, has a sharp downward bite, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves and has slight glove-side movement. His change is thrown extremely hard, generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' changeups and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups.