Nick Martinez

Cincinnati Reds

Pitch Repertoire At-A-Glance

Nick Martinez has thrown 11,284 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2014 and 2024, including pitches thrown in the MLB Regular Season, The World Baseball Classic and Spring Training. In 2024, they have relied primarily on their Cutter (88mph), Change (80mph) and Fourseam Fastball (93mph), also mixing in a Sinker (92mph), Curve (81mph) and Slider (85mph).


In 2024, compared to other RHP:
Their cutter is an extreme flyball pitch compared to other pitchers' cutters and generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' cutters. Their change generates a high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' changeups, has below average velo, results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' changeups, has slight armside fade and has some natural sink to it. Their fourseam fastball has less armside movement than typical and has essentially average velo. Their sinker generates fewer whiffs/swing compared to other pitchers' sinkers, has less armside run than typical, has little sinking action compared to a true sinker and results in somewhat more flyballs compared to other pitchers' sinkers. Their curve has an exceptional bite, generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' curves, has primarily 12-6 movement, results in more flyballs compared to other pitchers' curves and is slightly harder than usual. Their slider generates an extremely high number of swings & misses compared to other pitchers' sliders, is a real worm killer that generates an extreme number of groundballs compared to other pitchers' sliders, has primarily 12-6 movement and has some two-plane movement.