Zach Thompson

Toronto Blue Jays

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Although they have not thrown an MLB pitch in 2023, Zach Thompson threw 3,457 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2019 and 2022, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season and Spring Training. In 2022, they relied primarily on their Cutter (87mph), Curve (77mph) and Sinker (92mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (92mph) and Change (86mph).


In 2022, compared to other RHP:
His cutter has heavy sink, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' cutters, has slightly below average velo and has strong cutting action. His curve generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' curves and has primarily 12-6 movement. His sinker generates a very high amount of groundballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has surprisingly little armside run, generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers and has some natural sinking action. His fourseam fastball generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' fourseamers, has much less armside movement than typical, has some natural sinking action and has essentially average velo. His change is slightly firmer than usual and has some natural sink to it.